1.0 hour General
“Trusts and Estates: FAQs on the Business of Law”
You may not be a Probate attorney; however, no matter what your practice is, you will find great “On the Business of Law” tips from Kimberly Lee. Hear her discuss such topics as: Time Management; Client Development and Low-Cost Marketing; Building a Great Team; Increasing Productivity; Reducing Anxiety; and Cash Flow and Profitability.
1.25 hours Legal Ethics
“Ethics and Social Media”
Join attorneys Jessica Beckwith, Alison Currie and Annie Thompson in a timely conversation about Ethics and Social Media for lawyers. In this seminar you will be guided through the applicable California rules and provided with practical examples showing the duties and obligations that come with your online presence. Earn one hour of participation credit and get up-to-date information about social media liabilities outlined in the new (2018) California Rules of Professional Conduct. Careful consideration must be employed when using social media, even on your personal profiles, and this program will provide you with best practices to employ online.
1.0 hour Competence Issues
“The Other Bar – An Analysis Of Alcohol and The Law”
Ian Fusselman, an experienced litigator and mediator, provides valuable information and insight in his one hour CLE presentation. Mr. Fusselman takes a look at such issues as Binge Drinking, Blood Alcohol Content, Alcohol Use Disorder and the prevalence of drinking in society, and the law profession.
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1.0 hour of General Credit
“Depositions in a Digital World”
Lawyers’ Mutual and Veritext joined together to include best practices and key considerations for preparing for a remote deposition. Find out what you need to continue moving litigation forward in the digital world.
1.0 hour of Competence Credit
“Surviving and Thriving During the COVID-19 Crisis: 8 Key Strategies”
Lawyers’ Mutual and Kimberly Lee, a Certified Practice Advisor for Atticus, provides members with timely advice on how to practice “safely” during the COVID-19 pandemic, which not only affects daily life, but also can affect your practice in ways you may not have considered.
1.0 hour of Ethics and 0.25 General Credit
“Your law practice in the COVID-impacted World”
Lawyers’ Mutual has produced an educational CLE video conversation with our very own Chief Claims Officer and Certified Legal Malpractice Specialist Anne L. Thompson, Esq. alongside Professional Liability Litigator & Expert and Certified Legal Malpractice Specialist Randall A. Miller, Esq.
- Emerging COVID-impacted Attorney Risk
- Best Practices to Manage and Mitigate Risk
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Lawyers’ Mutual continues in our mission to support California lawyers, always finding ways to give back to your member community.
For the past 24 years in the month of November, Lawyers’ Mutual has paid its members an annual dividend.*
However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, your Board of Directors has announced a provisional 4% dividend to support qualifying members at this difficult time.**
Lawyers’ Mutual appreciates your continued support; keep an eye out in June for the arrival of your dividend check.
Serving our members is at the core of everything we do. Should you need additional assistance during this unprecedented moment in history, we encourage you to call us for additional support.
Our strength is your insurance.
*Dividends are paid at the sole discretion of the Company’s Board of Directors and past dividends do not guarantee the payment or amount of future dividends.
**Members of record as of June 1, 2020, who paid a premium on a one-year policy with an effective date between November 1, 2018 and October 31, 2019 in the amount of 4% of the total premium paid on said policy as of June 1, 2020.Read More
Lawyers’ Mutual and Veritext joined together to include best practices and key considerations for preparing for a remote deposition. Find out what you need to continue moving litigation forward in the digital world. Topics include:
- The components of a remote proceeding
- Staying secure in a virtual world
- Technical requirements and setups
- Preparing the witness
- Reporter opening statements
For the seventh year, Lawyers’ Mutual makes available once again to its members the 2019 Year-in-Review presentation by Edmund G. Ferrell, III and Robert A. Olson, joined this year by Ellie Ruth, Esq., at the 59th ASCDC Annual Meeting, in which they highlight significant cases decided at the California State Court level and Federal Court from 2019.
Sample topics covered include:
- General Liability
- Statute of Limitations
- Government Liabilities
- Litigation Privilege
- Assumption of the Risk
- Premises Liability
- And much more…
Don’t miss this comprehensive review!
This seminar was recorded on January 30, 2020.
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