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New Technology Requirement - Amendment to Rule 6-10.3(b)

Effective January 1, 2017, each member shall complete a minimum of 33 credit hours of approved continuing legal education activity every 3 years. Five of the 33 credit hours must be in approved legal ethics, professionalism, bias elimination, substance abuse, or mental illness awareness programs and 3 of the 33 credit hours must be in approved technology programs which are included in, and not in addition to, the regular 33 credit hour requirement. If a member completes more than 33 credit hours during any reporting cycle, the excess credits cannot be carried over to the next reporting cycle. Compliance for the new rule will begin in the member’s next reporting cycle following the January 1, 2017 effective date.

On-Demand CLE Courses

Free and low-cost courses from the Florida Bar.

Courses

Title CDs Credit Hours Expiration Date Course Number Outline Available

2017 Survey of Florida Law

AG=1.0 AP=1.0 BL=1.05 CC=1.0 ED=2.0 EP=2.0 FL=1.0 TX=1.0

CDs: 10 Credit Hours:
14.5 General
3.0 Ethics
2.0 Technology
Expiration Date: 9/24/18 Course Number: 2514C Outline Available: N

2017 Advanced Topics in Administrative, Environmental, and Government Law

AG=8.0 AP=3.0 CC=8.0

CDs: 6 Credit Hours:
8.0 General
1.0 Ethics
0.0 Technology
Expiration Date: 10/21/18 Course Number: 2304C Outline Available: N

Masters of DUI 2017

CA=9.0 CR=9.0

CDs: 6 Credit Hours:
9.0 General
1.0 Mental Ill
1.5 Ethics
Expiration Date: 10/28/18 Course Number: 2301C Outline Available: N

Hot Topics in Evidence 2017

CA=9.0 CR=9.0

CDs: 6 Credit Hours:
9.0 General
1.5 Ethics
1.0 Technology
Expiration Date: 12/9/18 Course Number: 2305C Outline Available: N

Basic Technology for Today's Law Practice

CDs: 3 Credit Hours:
4.0 General
0.0 Ethics
4.0 Technology
Expiration Date: 12/21/18 Course Number: 2518C Outline Available: N

Basic Law Firm Data Security, Privacy, & Cyber Liability

CDs: 2 Credit Hours:
3.0 General
0.0 Ethics
3.0 Technology
Expiration Date: 12/21/18 Course Number: 2517C Outline Available: N

Florida Law Update 2017

BL=2.0 CR=1.0 ED=1.0 FL=1.0 RE=1.0

CDs: 5 Credit Hours:
7.0 General
0.0 Ethics
0.0 Technology
Expiration Date: 12/22/18 Course Number: 2320C Outline Available: N

2017 Masters Seminar on Ethics

CDs: 3 Credit Hours:
4.0 General
4.0 Ethics 2.0 Technology
Expiration Date: 12/23/18 Course Number: 2488C Outline Available: N

Abbreviations for Certification Credits

  • AG=State/Fed Govt Admin Practice
  • AP=Appellate Practice
  • BL=Business Litigation
  • CA=Criminal Appellate
  • CC=City, County, & Local Government
  • CL=Construction Law
  • CR=Criminal Trial
  • CT=Civil Trial
  • ED=Elder Law
  • EL=Education Law
  • EP=Wills, Trusts, & Estates
  • FL=Marital & Family Law
  • HL=Health Law
  • IM=Immigration & Nationality
  • IP=Intellectual Property
  • LE=Labor & Employment
  • RE=Real Estate
  • TX=Tax

All questions regarding credit should be directed to The Florida Bar at 1-800-342-8060 ext.6788 or www.floridabar.org.