If you’ve run up against your CLE deadline in the past and ended up fulfilling your requirement with courses on niche insurance terms, good news! You can stay on top of your CLE by watching interesting programs all year round. To start the year off right, here are five great webcasts Lawline is offering in January. Topics range from design law to defending protesters to embryo disposition - plus a sneak peek at the critical cases in the upcoming SCOTUS term.
Can’t make a webcast date? All our courses go on demand within 48 hours (where you can check them out with our free trial).
Design Law: A Manufacturer’s Delight (Update). For lawyers representing inventors, designers, and entrepreneurs, this program will provide a thorough grounding in the ways that trademark, copyright, and patent law intersect in the market. Airing Monday, January 14, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. (EST)
Protest Lawyering: From the Street to the Courtroom. How can civic-minded attorneys work with protest organizers and be prepared to defend them from criminal charges? Watch this program to learn the ins and outs of protest lawyering. Airing Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. (EST)
What to Do With The Frozen Embryos?: A Primer On Embryo Disposition. It’s no longer about the birds and the bees, but the frozen embryos as well. Covering high profile cases where divorce made an issue of frozen embryos, as well as the day to day issues that family law and assisted reproduction attorneys must know to advise clients on their rights and responsibilities, this program is a must-see. Airing Monday, January 28, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. (EST)
SCOTUS Preview 2019 Part I: Criminal Cases. Covering such critical issues as double jeopardy, the death penalty, appeal waivers, excessive fines, and immigration considerations, this program will prepare you with all the information you need to watch the criminal cases in upcoming SCOTUS term. Airing Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. (EST)
SCOTUS Preview 2019 Part II: Civil Cases. For civil practitioners, get ready to weigh in on the 2019 term by watching this program, which will preview fascinating cases on retaliatory arrest, the First Amendment, class actions, copyright registration, and the Dormant commerce clause. Airing Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. (EST)
Sarah graduated from Simon's Rock College in 2005 with a BA in Linguistics, then worked in events production for several years before she graduated from New York Law School in 2012. Before joining Lawline, she worked in litigation management as a legal auditor. She loves working as a program attorney as it combines her legal knowledge and production background. She has two kids, two cats, and loves public transit and rainy days.