On Demand New Lawyer Essentials CLEs

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Pricing Per On Demand CLE

$29.95 MSBA MEMBERS
$64.95 NON-MSBA MEMBERS

*Some exceptions apply



New Lawyer Essentials CLEs

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Careers in Communications Law

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

Are you interested in a legal career in Communications Law? Are you interested in finding out more about what a career as a communications lawyer in Minnesota entails? You are invited to join an online panel of Minnesota attorneys who will profile their legal careers in the communications industry, answer questions, and share experiences. The panel will feature perspectives from the public and private sector as well as senior attorneys. This unique opportunity will provide insight on an incredibly dynamic and cutting-edge area of law. If you are a 2L, 3L, or a new attorney, this event will be particularly beneficial as you navigate your many specialization options.

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  • New Lawyer Essentials
  • Public Law
Civil Bench Trial Tips and Strategies | A Panel Discussion with Hennepin County Judges

1.25 Standard CLE Credits

Civil bench trials can be an excellent (and potentially less expensive) alternative to a jury trial, but they require different planning, preparation, and management. This panel of Hennepin County Judges will discuss and answer questions about civil bench trial tips and strategies, including:

• How should you frame the legal and factual issues in a bench trial?
• How is your presentation different in a bench trial?
• What are some ideas and options for handling exhibits and witness testimony in a bench • What about Zoom? Should you try your bench trial remotely?

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  • New Lawyer Essentials
  • Litigation
Federal Student Loan Update and the CARES Act

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

This continuing legal education program will provide an update on recent court decisions surrounding federal student loans, public service loan forgiveness, loan servicers, and the Department of Education. This program will also explore the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, and any extension thereof. If you have federal student loans, or have clients who do, this CLE is a must attend.
 
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  • New Lawyer Essentials
  • Public Law
Introduction to your Employee Benefits | A New Attorneys Guide

1.0 Standard CLE credit

Learn what all those benefit documents you received on your first day of work really mean. At this CLE we will discuss common employee benefits that you could be receiving from your employer. In addition we will provide a high-level overview of the various ways in which you may encounter employee benefits in your legal practice.
 
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  • Employment and Labor Law
  • New Lawyer Essentials
Who We Are and What We Do | Civil Legal Services in Minnesota

1.0 Standard CLE Credit 

Four legal aid attorneys will talk about civil legal aid in Minnesota:
How services are coordinated, what services are offered, and who is eligible. The attorneys will offer an overview of civil legal aid in the state and then talk specifically about each of their four programs.
 
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  • New Lawyer Essentials
  • Nonprofit