Continuing Legal Education

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Upcoming CLE Events

Anti-Corruption Law

Anti Bribery Law
 

U.S. & Int'l Anti-Bribery Law and Compliance Practice

June 1-5, 2020: 9:00AM-11:30AM, Monday-Friday

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 14 (substantive law)

  Register  Fees

 

Anti Corruption Framework
 

U.S. Anti-Corruption Framework: Laws, Rules & Norms

June 8-12, 2020: 9:00AM-11:30AM Monday-Friday

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 14 (substantive law)

Register  Fees

 

 

Digital Accessibility & Compliance Issues

The 2020 Digital Accessibility Legal Summit

CLE Course on Organizational Risk Assessments & Risk Mitigation Tools

Online Training Course
(Two afternoons: Tuesday June 23, 1-4:15 ET
& Thursday June 25, 1-4:15 ET)

This educational activity marks the first time that organizational accessibility experts and legal practitioners are brought together to discuss and present on digital accessibility and compliance issues. This unique opportunity also brings experts from both the plaintiff and defendant side of the legal landscape concerning the violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and other applicable federal and state laws. In addition to providing guidance for legal professionals on how to comply with accessibility standards to lower future legal risks associated with their practice, our instructors will discuss the most recent digital accessibility legal issues, case law, and the best law management practices.

CLE Credit

Total of 5.5 CLE credit hours in 60-minute MCLE (Minimum Continuing Legal Education) jurisdictions and total of 6.5 CLE credit hours in 50-minute MCLE jurisdictions. See below for more information.

Registration

  • The Training Course fee is discounted to $475 when combined with the April 23rd Legal Summit Attendance ($395)
  • The Taring Course fee if not attending the One Day Summit is not discounted ($845 for the one day course only)

Discounts

  • Government employees (local, state, federal): 10%;
  • Academia and Non-Profit organization employees: 20%;
  • Higher education students enrolled in a full-time or part-time course: 50%.
  • Groups of five or more: 10% (contact the organizers for group registrations)

CLE Accreditation Information

The training course has been approved for 5.5 CLE credit hours in Georgia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Texas, Virginia, and for 6.6 credit hours in New Jersey and West Virginia. Applications for California and New York accreditation are currently pending. Per request, the Continuing Legal Education Program at American University Washington College of Law will provide attorneys all necessary documents and information to obtain CLE credits for all other MCLE jurisdictions. Please contact cle@wcl.american.edu if you have any questions.

Immigration Law

 

Introduction to U.S. Immigration Law

July 6 – September 10, 2020 | This online program is designed to offer an understanding of the structure and operations of the U.S. immigration system, including family- and employment-based visas, humanitarian protections, the deportation process, and more.

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CLE Accreditation Information

The Introduction to U.S. Immigration Law course has been approved for 14 CLE credit hours (substantive law) in Pennsylvania.

Attorneys licensed in Alaska, Connecticut, Colorado, Maine, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, and Wisconsin may obtain CLE credit for courses approved by Pennsylvania or Virginia. Attorneys licensed in California and Hawaii may obtain CLE credit hours through reciprocity only if they were physically outside of their state while attending the online course.   

Per request, the Continuing Legal Education Program at American University Washington College of Law will provide attorneys with all necessary documents and information to obtain CLE credits for all other MCLE jurisdictions that have not specifically approved this course. Please contact cle@wcl.american.edu if you have any questions.

International Commercial Arbitration

Damages and Compensation in International Commercial and Investment Arbitration
 

Damages and Compensation in Int’l Commercial & Investment Arbitration

June 8 - 11 (Monday to Thursday) 6:00pm-9:10pm

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 14 (substantive law)

  Register  Fees

 

International Arbitration and Choice of Law Issues
 

International Arbitration and Choice of Law Issues

June 1 to 4 (Monday to Thursday) 6:00pm-9:10pm

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 12 (9 hour substantive law; 3 hours ethics)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 14 (10.5 substantive law; 3.5 hours ethics)

Register  Fees

Pharma and the Law
 

Introduction to the Practice of Int’l Commercial Arbitration

Sundays, May 31 & June 7 (10:00 am - 4:30 pm ET)

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 10 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)

Register  Fees

Investor-State Arbitration
 

Investor-State Arbitration

June 1 to 4 (Monday to Thursday) 2:00 pm-5:10 pm ET

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 14 (substantive law)

  Register  Fees

 

Mediation: Theory & Practice
 

Mediation: Theory & Practice

May 26 - 29 (Tuesday to Friday) 9:00 am-12:10 pm ET

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 14 (substantive law)

Register  Fees

 

 

Health Law & Policy

Digital Health and the law
 

Digital Health and the Law

Saturdays, June 6 & 13, 2020 10:00 am – 4:30 pm ET

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 10 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)

  Register  Fees

 

The False Claims Act
 

The False Claims Act in the Health Care Industry

Friday May 29 (1:30 pm - 5:30 pm ET) & Saturday, May 30 (10 am - 5 pm ET)

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 10 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)

Register  Fees

Pharma and the Law
 

Pharmaceuticals and the Law

Sundays, May 31 & June 7 10:00 am - 4:30 pm ET

Format: Live Webcast

CLE:*

  • Total 60-minute hours: 10 (substantive law)
  • Total 50-minute hours: 12 (substantive law)

Register  Fees