Free 5 Hour CLE in Cedar Falls 4/18/14 – Act Fast – Only Space for 40!

The Iowa Judicial Branch is sponsoring a free 5 hour CLE on Friday, April 18, 2014 at Hawkeye Community College in Cedar Falls.  Click here for an agenda and more information, including how to register.  If you want to register, act FAST — space is limited to only 40 registrants!

Free 2 hr CLE @ Last Chance Seminar December 12

The LCBA’s 4th Annual Last Chance Seminar will be held Thursday, December 12 from 4-6 p.m. at Dublin City Pub in Cedar Rapids.  The CLE will feature speakers Tre Critelli on ethics (1 hour) and Dean Spina on the Affordable Health Care Act (1 hour).   Light appetizers will be served, and a cash bar will be available.

All dues-paid LCBA members may attend this 2 hour CLE free of charge.   Non-members may attend for a fee of $20 and may pay at the door.

Watch for the email RSVP request from the LCBA Attendance Committee.

LCBA CLE Credit Summary 2012

Please find below a list of the approved state and federal CLE credits for activities presented by the Linn County Bar Association in 2012, including monthly bar meetings, the Summer Outing CLE, and the Last Chance Seminar.

FAMILY LAW COMMITTEE 2012 CLE CREDIT SUMMARY

Below is a summary of CLE credits for Family Law Committee events in 2012:

  • 2/2/12: Statewide Dispute Resolution Program and Civil Justice System Review and Charges, 0.75 hours, Activity No. 87452
  • 3/1/12: New visitation neutral exchange program/Supervised Visitation, 0.75 hours, Activity No. 88737
  • 4/5/12: Valuations of Professional Corp., 1.0 hours, Activity No. 89519
  • 5/3/12: Clerk of Court Procedures and New Court Costs, 0.5 hours, Activity No. 91703
  • 6/7/12: Legislative Update from Rep. Tyler Olsen, 0.5 hours, Activity No. 91704
  • 9/6/12: Custody Evaluation and Children Services, 0.5 hours, Activity No. 95164
  • 10/4/12: Settlement Conference, 0.75 hours, Activity No. 98895
  • 11/1/12: Post 2nd Education Subsidy, 0.75 hours, Activity No. 98722
  • 12/6/12: Appeal Court Rulings, 0.5 hours, Activity No. 99882

LCBA 2012 CLE CREDIT SUMMARY

Below is a summary of CLE credits for all other LCBA events in 2012:

  • 2/16/12: February, 2012 Bar Meeting- Attorney General Tom Miller, 0.5 hours, Activity No. 101863
  • 6/14/12: LCBA June 2012 Bar Meeting – Legislative Update, 0.5  hours, Activity No. 92123
  • 7/12/12: Linn County Bar Association Summer Outing CLE,             3.25  hours (1.25 ethics), Activity No. 90245;  ALSO approved for 1.75 hours FEDERAL CLE
  • 9/20/12:  September 2012 Bar Meeting: Speaker Jim Kringlen on Iowa Legal Aid case law, 0.5 hours, Activity No. 92556
  • 10/18/12:  October 2012 Bar Meeting — Hon. Thad Collins, 0.5 hours, Activity No. 96431
  • 12/04/12: Last Chance Seminar, 1.0 hours (1.0 ethics),  Activity No. 1101843

Iowa Insurance Division Invites Attorneys to a Health Care Summit, Including Free CLE

The Consumer Assistance Program of the Iowa Insurance Division is hosting a Health Care Summit on May 3, 2012 at the Botanical Center in Des Moines. Legal professionals are invited and encouraged to attend. The event includes 1 hour CLE credit for the ACA Implementation Panel portion.

The goal of the summit is to provide information to consumer advocacy organizations, social workers, providers, and health care professionals about Iowa’s progress in implementing the Affordable Care Act and current health care resources available in Iowa communities.

Please see the informational flyer, which includes RSVP information. Those who register in advance for this free event will also receive a flash drive containing all of the resources discussed during the summit.

LCBA CLE Credit Summary 2011

Please find below a list of the approved state and federal CLE credits for activities presented by the Linn County Bar Association in 2011, including monthly bar meetings, the Summer Outing CLE, and the Last Chance Seminar.

Please note this list does NOT include CLE credits for activities presented by the LCBA Family Law Committee.  The Family Law Committee, in the near future, will be issuing a list of activities for which CLE credits were approved.

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CLE approved for LCBA February, April, September 2011 Bar Meetings

CLE has been approved for the February, April and September 2011 bar meetings.  The details are as follows:

Program Name: ISBA LEGISLATIVE AGENDA UPDATE Sponsor: LINN COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION Start Date: 02/17/2011 End Date: 02/17/2011 City: CEDAR RAPIDS Class Type: Standard(live) Total CLE Hours Approved: 0.5 (includes ethics hours) Ethics Hours Approved: 0.0 Activity Number: 84449

Program Name: FEDERAL DISTRICT COURT UPDATE Sponsor: LINN COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION Start Date: 04/21/2011 End Date: 04/21/2011 City: CEDAR RAPIDS Class Type: Standard(live) Total CLE Hours Approved: 0.5 (includes ethics hours) Ethics Hours Approved: 0.0 Activity Number: 84450

Program Name: LCBA September Bar Meeting: Judge Reade – Federal Court Update Sponsor: LINN COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION Start Date: 09/15/2011 End Date: 09/15/2011 City: Cedar Rapids Class Type: Standard(live) Total CLE Hours Approved: 0.5 (includes ethics hours) Ethics Hours Approved: 0.0 Activity Number: 84725