Richard Clem Continuing Legal Education


Richard Clem Continuing Legal Education
High quality, reasonably priced CLE opportunities

March 2016 Conference Call CLE

3 Ethics Credits for only $69

I'm offering the following conference call CLE programs in March 2016. This is a convenient way to satisfy your CLE requirements. CLE credit has been applied for in Minnesota and Wisconsin, as shown below. Iowa credit will be applied for upon request for the 3-hour programs. Credit in other states is available. Please contact me for details.

Upon registration, you will be given a telephone number and access code. At the time of the program, you simply call in, enter the access code, and listen to the program. You can submit live questions during the program.

Course Schedule

All programs start at 12:00 Central Time. The three-hour programs run until approximately 2:35 PM for Wisconsin attorneys. For attorneys in other states (or for Wisconsin attorneys desiring an extra half credit), the program will continue until approximately 3:10 PM.

Schedule For Three Credit Wisconsin-Iowa Programs (Mar. 24, 28)

11:50 Phone line opens, opening remarks
12:00 Ethics, Part 1 (75 minutes)
1:15 Break
1:20 Ethics, Part 2 (75 minutes)
2:35 Break
2:40 Ethics, Part 3 (30 minutes)
3:10 Closing Remarks

Schedule For One Credit Wisconsin-Minnesota Programs (Mar. 21, 22, 23, 29, 30, 31)

11:50 Phone line opens, opening remarks
12:00 Ethics (60 minutes)
1:00 Closing Remarks

All programs begin promptly at the times shown above. The phone line will be open approximately five minutes prior to the times shown. Please call in approximately five minutes prior to the start time so that attendance and opening remarks can be taken care of prior to the start of the program. All programs are live lectures.

DATE PROGRAM IOWA ACTIVITY NUMBER
Monday, March 21 Conflicts of Interest, Part 1 Wisconsin: 1.0 Ethics
Minnesota: 1.0 Ethics (MN Event Code 218042)
Tuesday, March 22 Conflicts of Interest, Part 2 Wisconsin: 1.0 Ethics
Minnesota: 1.0 Ethics (MN Event Code 218043)
Wednesday, March 23 Conflicts of Interest, Part 3 Wisconsin: 1.0 Ethics
Minnesota: 1.0 Ethics (MN Event Code 218044)
Thursday, March 24 Conflicts of Interest: 3 Credit Program Wisconsin: 3.5 Ethics
Iowa: 3.0 Ethics Applied for on request
Monday, March 28 Conflicts of Interest: 3 Credit Program Wisconsin: 3.5 Ethics
Iowa: 3.0 Ethics Applied for on request
Tuesday, March 29 Conflicts of Interest, Part 1 Wisconsin: 1.0 Ethics
Minnesota: 1.0 Ethics (MN Event Code 218045)
Wednesday, March 30 Conflicts of Interest, Part 2 Wisconsin: 1.0 Ethics
Minnesota: 1.0 Ethics (MN Event Code 218046)
Thursday, March 31 Conflicts of Interest, Part 3 Wisconsin: 1.0 Ethics
Minnesota: 1.0 Ethics (MN Event Code 218047)

CLE Credit

Iowa: Credit applied for on request (3 credit program)
Wisconsin: Ethics credit applied for as shown above.
Minnesota: Ethics credit applied for (1 credit programs only)

Course Description

Conflicts of Interest 2015.Live lecture presented by Richard Clem. This will be an in-depth look at the conflict of interest rules governing lawyers in Iowa, Wisconsin, and other states. It will cover Rule 1.7 of the Rules of Professional Conduct, as well as related rules. Subjects addressed include: Joint representations in general; driver and passenger; co-defendants in criminal cases; insured and insurer; organization and individuals within organization; buyer and seller; testator and beneficiary; closely related entitites; business transactions between clients; consent to conflicts; "hot potato" doctrine; and more.

The three-credit program has a break at 2:35. If you need three Wisconsin ethics credits, they are completed at that time. However, if you would like an extra half credit, you can continue for the final half hour. Attorneys in 60 minute states (such as Iowa) will need to attend the final half hour for the full three credits.

Course Materials

Prior to the program, you may download the course materials at the following links: You can download the course materials at either of the following links:

About the Speaker

All programs will be presented live by Richard P. Clem, who has a B.A. in history from the University of Minnesota, and a J.D., cum laude, from Hamline University School of Law. He has been in private practice in the Twin Cities for 25 years. His reported cases include: Asociacion Nacional de Pescadores a Pequena Escala o Artesanales de Colombia v. Dow Quimica de Colombia, 988 F.2d 559, rehearing denied, 5 F.3d 530 (5th Cir. 1993), cert. denied, 510 U.S. 1041 (1994); LaMott v. Apple Valley Health Care Center, 465 N.W.2d 585 (Minn. Ct. App. 1991); Abo el Ela v. State, 468 N.W.2d 580 (Minn. Ct. App. 1991).

Registration

The easiest way to register is to use the "Buy Now" button below. Enter the date of the program (and start time, if you plan to call in after 12:00) and click the "Buy Now" button to make your payment online. If you have a PayPal account, you will be given an opportunity to pay with that account. If you do not have a PayPal account, or don't want to use it, you may pay by credit card. I process registrations manually. After you register, you will receive an automated e-mail confirming your payment. I will follow up, usually within a few hours, with instructions for calling in.

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If you prefer to pay by check, then simply send me an e-mail to clem.law@usa.net indicating which programs you wish to attend, and then mail your check to:

Richard P. Clem Continuing Legal Education
PO Box 14957
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Upon confirmation of your registration, you will be sent instructions for calling in. You will dial a telephone number and enter an access code to be connected to the conference. There will be an opportunity for all participants to submit questions via e-mail or at the end of the program.

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PO Box 14957
Minneapolis, MN 55414
612-378-7751