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June 1, 2013
Bar offers 15 free online office management CLEs

More than 164,000 hours of CLE credit have been earned by Florida Bar members through 15 free online law office management CLE programs offered by The Florida Bar through its website.

Executive Director John F. Harkness, Jr., in a brief report to the Board of Governors in April, said that Bar members would be reminded in an email on the availability of the courses, which cover topics ranging from handling trust accounts to issues related to protecting confidential information in election court filings.

Overall, the courses have been accessed more than 65,000 times. The courses can be found by going to the Bar’s website.

Below is a list of the available free courses, when they became available, and how many times they have been viewed:

Seminar
Launch Date
Comp Downloads
New Rule 2.420 Seminar
9/10/2010
9,841
Maintaining a TRUSTworthy Trust Account
2/1/2011
5,158
Building Business in a Down Economy
2/15/2011
5,941
ABCs of Starting and Managing Your Law Practice
6/15/2011
4,295
Building the Small Firm Marketing Program: From Planning to Ethical, Effective Action
6/15/2011
4,288
Technology Planning for the New Law Practice
6/15/2011
2,771
Managing Business Risk in the Law Firm
1/11/2012
1,609
Professional Liability Insurance: Everything You Need to Ask
2/1/2012
1,395
New Rule 2.526: Digital Accessibility of Documents Electronically Transmitted to Florida Courts
3/1/2012
2,358
Developing a Business Plan for the Start-Up Law Firm
5/4/2012
1,303
Electronic Discovery in Florida State Court: Navigating New Rules for New Issues
8/23/12
2,554
What RPPTL Lawyers Need to Know about E-Filing and E-Service
9/17/12
1,834
2012 State of Electronic Discovery Practice in the Federal Courts
9/19/12
833
Working in the Cloud: It’s the Latest, Greatest, or is it?
11/27/12
584
Overview of The Florida Bar Discipline System and Reporting Attorney Misconduct
4/25/13
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[Revised: 10-24-2014]