Montgomery Bar Association Continuing Legal Education

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Great Upcoming CLE Events - Coming to the MBA

Easy access, free parking, local judges, experts and practioners. Lowest prices in PA for MBA members. Red hot topics, four start facilities, timely programs and more!

CANCELLED - Updates and Current Trends in Employment/ Labor Laws (w/Ethics)

Topical Issues that affect Companies & Organizations
Monday, April 20, 2015
9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics and 3.0 Hours Substantive

Details

Home Care for Seniors; Spend-down to Qualify for Waiver Program Benefits

Medicaid benefits can pay for in home care, learn about the programs designed to keep seniors at home and out of a nursing facility.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Day 1 - Family Law Institute - 2015 (8775)

The Family Law Institute has grown!
Thursday, April 23, 2015
8:30am to 4:00pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

6.0 Hours Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Day 2 - Family Law Institute - 2015 (8775)

Friday, April 24, 2015
8:30am to 11:45am
Location: MBA CLE Room

2.0 Hours Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Trial Tactics, Tips and Techniques (8552)

Hear in depth discussion on the eight topics in trial advocacy!
Monday, April 27, 2015
9:00am to 4:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics and 6.0 Hours Substantive

Details

PFA Practice in Montgomery County

Overview of PFA Advocacy
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
8:30am to 9:30am
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Tough Problems in Workers' Compensation 2015 (8763)

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
12:00pm to 4:15pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

4.0 Hours Substantive

Details

Ethical Issues Posed by Client's Use of Social Media

Prevalence of Social Media usage by injured clients
Thursday, April 30, 2015
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics

Details

PBI GC - The New Pennsylvania Law on Entity Transactions (8894)

Coming July 1: a new law that will reshape entity transactions in PA
Monday, May 4, 2015
9:00am to 12:15pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

3.0 Hours Substantive

Details

Surcharges & Discharges: What to do when Orphans' Court & Bankruptcy Court Collide

Learn When a Fiduciary can Avoid a Surcharge
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

Family Law Presents: Maximize Your Retirement: A Guide to Effective Retirement Plan & Social Security Distributions

Retirement plans are complicated; learn the pitfalls and help your clients avoid costly penalties and taxes.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

PBA - Avoiding Legal Malpractice

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
10:00am to 11:30am
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.5 Hours Ethics

Details

PBA - Avoiding Legal Malpractice

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.5 Hours Ethics

Details

Surveillance: Methods & Strategy

Formulating a surveillance plan of attack.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

The Art of Influence

This CLE is Free for MBA members only!!
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

The Montgomery Co. Criminal Specialty Court: A Primer

Learn how to handle a case in: Drug Court, Behavioral Health Court and DUI Court!
Friday, May 15, 2015
12:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

3.0 Hours Substantive

Details

Montgomery County Sheriff's Department - Practice and Procedures

Learn the requirements for service of all kinds of process
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
9:00am to 10:30am
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.5 Hours Substantive

Details

Elder Law Ethics 2015

In the past year several attorneys were disbarred for ethical lapses.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics

Details

Litigation and Consumer Practice in the Netherlands

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Tassenmuseum Hendrikje - Museum of Bags and Purses in Amsterdam, Herengracht 573, 1017 CD The Netherlands

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Backpack to Briefcase Series: Communicating with Colleagues and Clients (8533)

Practical skills training for new attorneys
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
9:00am to 12:15pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics and 2.0 Hours Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Pennsylvania's New Power of Attorney (8889)

Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Act 95 made significant changes to Powers of Attorney
Monday, June 15, 2015
9:00am to 12:15pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

3.0 Hours Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Revisiting Younger's 10 Commandments (8447)

An update of Irving Younger's classic rules for cross-examination
Friday, June 19, 2015
8:30am to 3:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics and 5.0 Hours Substantive

Details

PBI GC - The Best Retirement and Estate Plans for Attorneys (8848)

Gain practical and resourceful guidance on retirement and estate planning
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
8:30am to 4:15pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics and 6.0 Hours Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Plane, Train and Bus Accident Litigation (8619)

Learn about the laws and regulations that govern:
Thursday, July 9, 2015
9:00am to 4:15pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics and 5.0 Hours Substantive

Details

PBI GC - Title Insurance 101 (8646)

Learn why it is so important and how to make sure your client is protected
Monday, July 13, 2015
9:00am to 4:15pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Ethics and 5.0 Hours Substantive

Details

Bridge the Gap

Thursday, July 16, 2015
8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

4.0 Hours Ethics

Details

Criminal Record Expungement

Learn how to expunge records for clients, including substantive and procedural law!
Thursday, August 6, 2015
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

2.0 Hours Substantive

Details

Changes in the Office of Aging and Adult Services that Impact Elder Law Attorneys and Their Clients

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

Persuasive Storytelling for the Trial Lawyer

Discover how elements like the "cold open" and a strong narrative arc can take your oral advocacy to the next level.
Monday, September 28, 2015
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

Details

Estate Planning for the Disabled Beneficiary

Public benefits can be terminated when a disabled person inherits money without proper planning.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: MBA CLE Room

1.0 Hour Substantive

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To register, visit www.montgomerybar.org or call 610-279-9660 ext. 211