About Ohio Metro Bar Associations Self-Study CLE

Ohio Metro Bar Associations Self-Study CLE is brought to you by a collaborative of five bar associations, including the Akron, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dayton and Toledo Bar Associations. We are dedicated to serving Ohio lawyers with their continuing legal education requirements. Through our combined resources, we bring you a large and varied library of top-quality CLE programs. Thank you for choosing Ohio Metro CLE Online. We look forward to serving you!

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IMPORTANT

All FastCLE self-study courses must be completed within the calendar year in which they are purchased, regardless of purchase date. On Jan. 1, all uncompleted programs from the previous year will be terminated and no CLE credit or refunds given.


The Supreme Court of Ohio:

Currently allows attorneys to earn up to twelve (12) hours of self-study CLE.

All programs on this website have been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on CLE for self-study credit.

The Supreme Court does not allow partial credit for self-study. You must complete the entire program to receive CLE credit.

[Please note: it may take up to 30 days to submit your CLE credit to the Supreme Court of Ohio.]

New Attorneys: Self-study seminars are not eligible for New Lawyer Training credit.





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 The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

This presentation includes; Article 9 Update and Preference and Fraudulent Transfer Updates.

Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
Original Seminar Date: June 02, 2016
On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General, 1.50 hours Total CLE Hours

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     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: June 02, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

    This presentation includes Restructuring:  Maximizing Value and the Rights of Secured Creditors.    

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: June 02, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.75 hours Including General, 1.75 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Business Law Basics

     The program was presented by the Akron Bar Association.

    This seminar will provide an overview Basic Entity Choices, Basic Contract Drafting and the Basics of M&A.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: February 17, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Succession Planning for Small Firms & Solo Practitioners
     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: February 22, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Succession Planning for Small Firms & Solo Practitioners
    Collapse The Basics of Venture Capital
     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: December 14, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO The Basics of Venture Capital
    Collapse Bonds, Bail & Arraignment: Civil and Criminal Legal Issues
     The program was presented by the Cincinatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: November 16, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Bonds, Bail & Arraignment: Civil and Criminal Legal Issues
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     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: June 21, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Cell Phone Record Analysis in Litigation
    Collapse Civil Litigation and the United States; Tips and Considerations

     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association

    In this one hour presentation, Mr. Horwitz will discuss tips and considerations for Civil Litigation involving the United States, including:

    Affirmative Litigation

    • False Claims Act

    • Civil Penalties

    • Civil Forfeiture

    • Civil Rights

    Defensive Litigation

    • Torts: Federal Tort Claims Act & Bivens

    • Employment

    • Challenges to Agency Action (APA)

    • Immigration

    • Environmental

    • Bankruptcy

    • Foreclosure

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: May 04, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse How to Prepare to Take Your First Deposition
     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: May 03, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO How to Prepare to Take Your First Deposition
    Collapse "Bathroom Bills" and Beyond: Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Individuals
     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 28, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO "Bathroom Bills" and Beyond: Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Individuals
    Collapse "Bathroom Bills" and Beyond: Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Individuals
     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 28, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO "Bathroom Bills" and Beyond: Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Individuals
    Collapse 2015 Criminal Law Update with Judge Langer

    The program was presented by the Dayton Bar Association.  

    This three hour annual seminar, presented by Judge Dennis Langer, General Division Judge, Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas, will review a wide spectrum of cases addressing search and seizure, confessions, pretrial identification, waiver of counsel, substantive criminal law, no contest pleas, rules of evidence, trial procedure, sentencing, and other miscellaneous issues.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: December 11, 2015
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Basic Criminal Appellate Law Practive & Procedures
     The program was presented by the Akron Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: March 02, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Basic Criminal Appellate Law Practive & Procedures
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     The program was presented by the Cincinatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: November 16, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Bonds, Bail & Arraignment: Civil and Criminal Legal Issues
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     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: June 21, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

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     The program was presented by the Akron Bar Association.

    The first segment is a 1.5 hour presentation which is a review of the most significant decisions
    issued by the Supreme Court of Ohio in 2015?2016 and the second segment is a 1.5 hour
    presentation which is a review of the most significant decisions issued by the United States
    Supreme Court in 2015?2016.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: October 15, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

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     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 19, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

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    Collapse Domestic Relations 101

    The program was presented by the Dayton Bar Association.  

    The practice of family law has become increasingly complex and sophisticated. This program is geared toward attorneys and paralegals who are new to Domestic Relations/family law, starting a Domestic Relations practice, or wishing to improve their family law skills.
    Topics will include Montgomery County Local Rules and Forms and well as Property Division, Spousal Support and Child Custody and Child Support. In addition, the course will help you develop the skills necessary for contested family law proceedings and you will hear invaluable practice pointers from experienced faculty.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: November 18, 2015
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Pro Se Litigation: On the Rise and Mucking Things Up

     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.

    This program covers all aspects of pro se litigation, from the attorneys to the courts and the pro se litigants themselves.  It will cover characteristics, ethics and difficulties that come with pro se litigants.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: November 16, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse The Opiate Epidemic in Lucas County and Its Impact on Child Custody Cases

     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.

            This seminar will cover the opiate epidemic in Lucas County, specifically how the court is dealing with it.  It will talk about programs that are being utilized and how these work with the court system.

            It will also cover how the system is helping families, specifically those with young children.  You will hear first hand stories from a parent of an addict and an addict who used one of the programs.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 09, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 2.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours, 1 hour Including Professional Conduct

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    Collapse Practical Approaches to Enhance Environmental Due Diligence

    The program was presented by the Dayton Bar Association.  

    During this three hour seminar, presenters will cover practical approaches to enhance environmental due diligence. Topics will include:
    - Legal Perspective: Land Ownership Liability, CERCLA Responsible Parties, CERCLA Liability Defenses, All Appropriate Inquiry, Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments, Operational Liability, Compliance Audits, Ohio’s Compliance Audit Privilege, Enforcement
    - Technical Perspective: ASTM Standards for Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, Environmental Professional Qualifications, Recognized Environmental Conditions, Vapor Intrusion Screening, ASTM Non-Scope Considerations, Asbestos, Lead Based Paint, Mold, Operational Compliance Audits, Review of Operational Systems and Documents
    - Business Risk Evaluation: Identifying Business Risks, Cost Estimating Approaches, Decision Tree for Expected Value

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: December 15, 2015
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse  Trial Practice Basics Series -Depositions & Witness Preparation

    This is part three of a three part series on the Basics of Trial Practice.  Part Three is Depositions & Witness Preparation.  It will cover the following:                            

                                                        -Do you really need to take this deposition?

                                                         -What are the alternatives?

                                                         -What is the purpose of this deposition?

    • Is this case going to settle or will it be tried?

                                           •When should you take this deposition?

                                           •Preparing your client for deposition

                                           •How to take an effective deposition

                                           •Expert Witness

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 14, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Basics of Federal Electronic Surveillance Law

     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.

    This program will cover the following topics:

                -Scope of the statue (“Title III”)

                -Exceptions to the court order requirement

                -Applications for court ordered electronic surveillance

                -Review of applications and approval of orders

                -Execution of the surveillance

                -Post-surveillance duties

                -Suppression proceedings

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: October 15, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Trial Practice Basics Series - Cross Examination

    This is part two of a three part series on the Basics of Trial Practice.  Part Two is Cross Examination.  It will cover the following:       

                                           •What Cross-Examination Can Accomplish

                                           •Need to Know Objectives

                                           •Objectives Focus of Preparation

                                           •Know the Answer Before You Ask the Question

                                           •Have Impeachment Materials at Hand

                                           •Foundation for Impeachment

                                           •Lead, Lead, Lead the Witness

                                           •Framing Questions

                                           •Control, Control, Control, the Witness

                                           •Listen to the Answer!

                                           •The Dangers of Redirect

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 06, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    This is part one of a three part series on the Basics of Trial Practice.  Part One is Direct Examination.  It will cover the following:                •Objectives of Direct Examination

                                           •Watch Your Language

                                           •Preparing the Examination

                                           •Who, What, Where, Why, When, How

                                           •When Leading is Sometimes Proper and Useful

                                           •Being Repetitive:  “Looping”

                                           •”Tell and Show” – Using “Props”

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: August 30, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse 2016 Fundamentals of Practice in the Northern District of Ohio

     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

    This presentation includes; Personal Jurisdiction and Venue in the 6th Circuit; Perspectives from the Clerk’s Office:  E-Filing, ADR and Corporate Disclosure; Federal Practice Overview, Standing Orders and Early Case Resolution; Anatomy of a Federal Criminal Prosecution from Indictment to Sentencing; Early Civil Case Obligations:  Initial Disclosure, Meet and Confer and E-Discovery; Conduct in Court and Depositions: Loc R. 7.1, Loc R. 30.1, Fed. R. Civ P. 11. 

    This course satisfies the training requirement for admission to the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio.   

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: June 02, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.50 hours Including General, 3.50 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse 2017 Federal Court Practice Seminar

     This course satisfies the training requirement for admission to the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio

    The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: March 10, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Marijuana: Legalization & Medical Implications

     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.

    National Trends Toward Legalizing Marijuana: Workplace Issues

    Sarah Pawlicki, Esq. Eastman & Smith, Ltd.

    The Medical and Legal History of Marijuana

    Jason F. Bombard, DO, UTMC Department of Psychiatry

    Lucas County Drug Court

     Hon. Stacy Cook, Lucas County Common Pleas Court

    Pharmacological Effects of THC

    Youssef Sari, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pharmacology, University of Toledo

    Community Health Impact of Legalizing Medical Marijuana

    David Grossman, M.D., Internal Medicine, MDVIP

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: May 26, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 2.50 hours Including General, 2.50 hours Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Marijuana: Legalization & Medical Implications
    Collapse ADA Compliance and Unconscious Bias
     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 20, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO ADA Compliance and Unconscious Bias
    Collapse Basic Legal Compliance Requirements for Importers and Exporters

     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.

     This program is designed to give the commercial practitioner a basic understanding of the legal requirements associated with importing and exporting merchandise to and from the U.S. and will include an overview of U.S. Customs laws and regulations as well as U.S. export and foreign trade controls.             

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: October 24, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Basic Legal Compliance Requirements for Importers and Exporters
    Collapse Cooperation in Labor & Employment Cases: Negotiating Strategies and Attorny
     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 20, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Cooperation in Labor & Employment Cases: Negotiating Strategies and Attorny
    Collapse Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Compliance: 2016 Updates

     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association

    Wage and Hour Basics

    Overview of Current Fair Labor Standards Act

    Employment Relationship

    Minimum Wage

    Overtime and White Collar Exemptions

    Updates to White Collar Exemptions 

    New Department of Labor Overtime Rule

    Consequences of FLSA Violations

    Compliance Checklist

    Independent Contractor Classifications

    Economic Realities Analysis

    Risks of Misclassification

    Tips to Ensure Bona Fide Independent Contractor Status

    Joint Employment

    Horizontal Joint Employment

    Vertical Joint Employment

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 28, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General, 1.50 hours Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Compliance: 2016 Updates
    Collapse Hot Topics from the Labor & Employment Law Conference Part 1

     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

    This presentation includes; Managing the Seismic Shift in the Upcoming FLSA Exemption Regulations: What to Expect and How to Handle Your Employees Under the New Laws; Ethics of Negotiations for Labor and Employment Lawyers; Arbitration and Class Action Collective Waivers; Navigating the eWorkplace: Social Media, Cyber Security, and Telework; Selected Legal Issues and Litigation Tactics regarding Restrictive Employment Covenants

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 20, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 2.00 hours Total CLE Hours, 1 hour Including Professional Conduct

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Hot Topics from the Labor & Employment Law Conference Part 1
    Collapse Hot Topics from the Labor & Employment Law Conference Part 2

     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

    This presentation includes; Arbitration and Class Action Collective Waivers; Navigating the eWorkplace: Social Media, Cyber Security, and Telework; Selected Legal Issues and Litigation Tactics regarding Restrictive Employment Covenants       

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 20, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 2.75 hours Including General, 2.75 hours Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Hot Topics from the Labor & Employment Law Conference Part 2
    Collapse Hot Topics from the Labor & Employment Law Conference Part 3

     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

    This presentation includes Public Sector Collective Bargaining Developments: The Good, the Bad, and the Really Ugly; State and Federal Employment Case Law Update: Cases from the U.S. Supreme Court, 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Ohio Supreme Court, and Ohio Courts of Appeals; Sex- and Gender-Based Discrimination in the 21st Century Workplace

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 21, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.25 hours Including General, 3.25 hours Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Hot Topics from the Labor & Employment Law Conference Part 3
    Collapse Hot Topics from the Labor & Employment Law Conference Part 4

     The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

    This presentation includes Ohio Update; Ohio Trust Company Legislation; Come Back to Ohio!; Estate Planning Issues Facing LGBT Clients; Federal Update and Administering Third Party Wholly Discretionary Trusts

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 21, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Hot Topics from the Labor & Employment Law Conference Part 4
    Collapse NLRB Update

     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.

    In this one hour presentation, Naima Clarke will give an introduction on the NLRB and what they do. Clarke will also discuss some highlights and hot topics from the NLRB.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: January 01, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO NLRB Update
    Collapse  Trial Practice Basics Series -Depositions & Witness Preparation

    This is part three of a three part series on the Basics of Trial Practice.  Part Three is Depositions & Witness Preparation.  It will cover the following:                            

                                                        -Do you really need to take this deposition?

                                                         -What are the alternatives?

                                                         -What is the purpose of this deposition?

    • Is this case going to settle or will it be tried?

                                           •When should you take this deposition?

                                           •Preparing your client for deposition

                                           •How to take an effective deposition

                                           •Expert Witness

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 14, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO  Trial Practice Basics Series -Depositions & Witness Preparation
    Collapse "Bathroom Bills" and Beyond: Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Individuals
     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 28, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO "Bathroom Bills" and Beyond: Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Individuals
    Collapse "Bathroom Bills" and Beyond: Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Individuals
     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 28, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO "Bathroom Bills" and Beyond: Civil Rights Protections for Transgender Individuals
    Collapse Bicycle Law

     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.

    In this one hour presentation, Steve Magas will discuss the law of riding a bike and the history of road riding in the United States.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: August 24, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Bicycle Law
    Collapse Defend Trade Secrets Act

     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association

    In this one hour presentation, Mr. Musekamp will discuss the Defend Trade Secrets Act , which was enacted in May 2016 and represents the most significant expansion of federal IP Law in 70 years.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: July 27, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Defend Trade Secrets Act
    Collapse Election Law
     The program was presented by the Cincinatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: October 05, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Election Law
    Collapse Empowering the Client in Decision Making Along the Way

     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association.

    In this one hour presentation, Mr. Finney will discuss strategies for empowering client- decision making, including effective methods for communication, collaboration and information sharing.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: February 10, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Empowering the Client in Decision Making Along the Way
    Collapse Financial & Insurance Planning for Retirement
     The program was presented by the Akron Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 08, 2017

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Financial & Insurance Planning for Retirement
    Collapse Increasing Diversity & Access in the Digital Age

     This program was presented by the Dayton Bar Association.

    The use of social media has become a prevalent and integral part of everyday life, including both the personal and professional lives of attorneys. While most are familiar with social media outlets like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, the intent of this year’s Diversity Day program is to discuss the use of social media in the context of diversity. The focus of this year’s Diversity Day is twofold. First, the presenters will describe how lawyers can use the latest social media outlets to diversify their current client base. The presenters will also discuss how social media can not only provide, but also increase, access to the legal system for diverse populations.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 17, 2015
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 2.75 hours Including General, 2.75 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Succession Planning for Small Firms & Solo Practitioners
     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: February 22, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Succession Planning for Small Firms & Solo Practitioners
    Collapse The Affordable Care Act
     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: February 08, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total Ethics Hours

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    Collapse The Basics of Venture Capital
     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: December 14, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse The US Supreme Court: Politics or Business as Usual?

     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.

    This thought provoking seminar covers extensive content regarding the U.S. Supreme Court with outstanding speakers.  It has a good background of historical issues, legal insight and excellent arguments.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: January 01, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Trial Practice Basics Series - Cross Examination

    This is part two of a three part series on the Basics of Trial Practice.  Part Two is Cross Examination.  It will cover the following:       

                                           •What Cross-Examination Can Accomplish

                                           •Need to Know Objectives

                                           •Objectives Focus of Preparation

                                           •Know the Answer Before You Ask the Question

                                           •Have Impeachment Materials at Hand

                                           •Foundation for Impeachment

                                           •Lead, Lead, Lead the Witness

                                           •Framing Questions

                                           •Control, Control, Control, the Witness

                                           •Listen to the Answer!

                                           •The Dangers of Redirect

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 06, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    This is part one of a three part series on the Basics of Trial Practice.  Part One is Direct Examination.  It will cover the following:                •Objectives of Direct Examination

                                           •Watch Your Language

                                           •Preparing the Examination

                                           •Who, What, Where, Why, When, How

                                           •When Leading is Sometimes Proper and Useful

                                           •Being Repetitive:  “Looping”

                                           •”Tell and Show” – Using “Props”

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: August 30, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Understanding the Sharing Economy- Uber and Airbnb
     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: March 22, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

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    Collapse Conflicts of Interest Under the Ohio
     The program was presented by the Cincinatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: December 07, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including Professional Conduct, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Ethics CLE: Go Ahead and Tattle..On Yourself
     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: June 07, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including Professional Conduct

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Ethics CLE: Go Ahead and Tattle..On Yourself
    Collapse Professional Conduct:  The Top 10 Ethics Mistakes

    The program was presented by the Dayton Bar Association.  

    During this three hour seminar, presenters will discuss common ethics violations, professionalism in the practice and the routine procedures for prosecuting ethics violations. This is a great opportunity to learn something new about the Ohio Rules of Professional Conduct and professional experiences. The Rules and Example cases will be provided to all attendees.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: December 04, 2015
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours, 3.00 hours Including Professional Conduct

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    Collapse Resilience:  How Lawyers Can Prepare for and Cope with the Unexpected in Practice

    The program was presented by the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.  

    This presentation includes What If Preparedness; Using the CMBA’s WIP Program to Engage in Practice Succession Planning; The Worse Case Scenario:  Succession Planning for Law Firms; Laughing Lawyers: How the Science of Happiness Can Spark Your Career

    and Spice Up Your Life

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: November 16, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 2.75 hours Total CLE Hours, 2.75 hours Including Professional Conduct

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    Collapse Succession Planning Guidelines
     The program was presented by the Akron Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 08, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including Professional Conduct

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    Collapse Transitioning from Law School to Practice

     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association.

    This one hour presentation will discuss professionalism considerations in transitioning from Law School to Practice.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 06, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Total CLE Hours, 1 hour Including Professional Conduct

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    Collapse What do you do with a career full of client files?? Retention-Return-Destruction
     The program was presented by the Akron Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: September 08, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including Professional Conduct

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO What do you do with a career full of client files?? Retention-Return-Destruction
    Collapse 10 Things to Know ABout Historic Preservation
     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 05, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

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    Collapse Real Property Update:  Best Practices for Handling Commercial Real Property Issues

    The program was presented by the Dayton Bar Association.  

    During this three hour seminar, presenters will cover best practices for handling commercial real property issues. Topics will include:
    - Commercial Lending Requirements for Commercial Real Estate Transactions
    - Commercial Tax Appeals: Process and Issues
    - Common Commercial Lease Issues
    - Owner-Contract-Subcontractor Issues in Liability Claims
    - Update on Foreclosure Defense
    - Real Property Case Law Update

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: December 15, 2015
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 3.00 hours Including General, 3.00 hours Total CLE Hours

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Real Property Update:  Best Practices for Handling Commercial Real Property Issues
    Collapse Sign Regulation & the First Amendment: Wading though the Mire

     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association

    In this one hour presentation, Mr. Galvin will focus in particular on the state of various zoning regulations of signs, from yard signs to billboards. A mix of federal and state cases will be reviewed.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: July 13, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Understanding Recent Changes to Foreclosure Law on Ohio

     The program was presented by the Toledo Bar Association.

    This seminar will cover recent changes to mortgage foreclosure law in Ohio, addressing issues that relating to foreclosure defense, the Sheriff's sale process, and other issues related to recent legislative changes.  We will also discuss pending changes relating to tax foreclosure.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: October 15, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1.50 hours Including General, 1.50 hours Total CLE Hours

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    Collapse Intro to State & Local Taxation
     The program was presented by the Cincinnatti Bar Association.
    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: March 08, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General

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    Collapse Representing Nonprofits 101

     The program was presented by the Cincinnati Bar Association

    In this one hour presentation, Mrs. Kropp will discuss best practices and issues for lawyers advising nonprofit and tax exempt organizations.

    Formats Available: Streaming, Audio-Only Podcast
    Original Seminar Date: April 20, 2016
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • OH Supreme Court: 1 hour Including General, 1 hour Total CLE Hours

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