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2021 Annual Florida Bar Convention


Virtual: June 9-11 | In-Person: June 10-11
Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek & Waldorf Astoria

CLE Opportunities

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  • 10 livestreamed seminars included in the $95 Virtual CLE registration fee.
  • Live webinars offered through InReach are available for an additional fee.

Time

Title

8:40 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

2021 Military Law Symposium

presented by the Military & Veterans Affairs Committee

Course Classification: Advanced
CLE Credit: General, 4.5 hours; Substance Abuse, 1 hour
Certification Credit: Health Law, 2 hours; State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice, 4.5 hours

8:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Icon for President's ShowcaseRECOVERY: Assisting Consumers in the Aftermath of COVID-19

presented in the President’s Showcase by The Florida Bar Consumer Protection Law Committee

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 7.5 hours
Certification Credit: Business Litigation, 1 hour; Real Estate, 4 hours

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Annual Technology Symposium Powered by LegalFuel

presented by The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee, LegalFuel: The Practice Center of The Florida Bar, and The Florida Bar Standing Committee on Technology

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 7 hours; Ethics, 2 hours; Technology, 7 hours

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Detecting and Avoiding Investment Fraud: A New Perspective to the Investment World from an Investor’s Rights Attorney

presented by The Florida Bar and the Senior Lawyers Committee

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 2.5 hours
Certification Credit: Business Litigation, 2.5 hours

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Chapter 9 Legal Services Plans and Legal Expense Insurance: Opportunities for Florida Attorneys to Deliver Legal Services to Floridians in the Post COVID-19 World

Presented by The Florida Bar and The Florida Bar Prepaid Legal Services Committee

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 3.5 hours

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

CONNECT: A Conversation on Implicit Bias and the Criminal System

presented by the the Criminal Law Section

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 2.5 hours; Bias Elimination, 2.5 hours
Certification Credit: Appellate Practice, 2.5 hours; Criminal Appellate Law, 2.5 hours; Criminal Trial Law, 2.5 hours; Juvenile Law, 2.5 hours

Time

Title

7:55 a.m. – 4:25 p.m.

Florida Law Update 2021

presented by The Florida Bar

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 8 hours
Certification Credit: Business Litigation, 2 hours; Civil Trial, 1 hour; Construction Law, 1 hour; Criminal Trial Law, 1 hour; Elder Law, 1 hour; Juvenile Law, 1 hour

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

2021 Masters Seminar on Ethics

presented by The Florida Bar

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 4 hours; Ethics, 4 hours

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Protecting Children from Trauma Throughout Criminal and Other Civil Proceedings (Part 2)/The Over-Representation of Racial Minorities in Foster Care – Recognizing Your Community’s Weaknesses and Initiating Solutions

presented by The Florida Bar

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 3 hours
Certification Credit: Appellate Practice, 3 hours; Civil Trial, 3 hours; Criminal Appellate Law, 3 hours; Criminal Trial Law, 3 hours; Juvenile Law, 3 hours; Marital and Family Law, 3 hours

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Speaker Fever 2021

presented by The Florida Bar CLE Committee

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 2 hours; Technology, 1 hour

2:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

2021 Federal Judicial Roundtable

presented by The Florida Bar’s Federal Court Practice Committee and offered for free through Zoom

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 3.5 hours; Ethics, 1 hours; Technology, 1 hour

Time

Title

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Public Benefits Planning for the Non-Elder Law Attorney

presented by The Florida Bar CLE Committee and the Elder Law Section’s Medicaid and Government Benefits Committee

Course Classification: Advanced
CLE Credit: General, 4.5 hours
Certification Credit: Elder Law, 4.5 hours; Wills, Trusts and Estates, 4.5 hours

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Environmental and Land Use Law Section 2021 Update

presented by The Florida Bar

Course Classification: Advanced
CLE Credit: General, 4.5 hours; Ethics 2 hours
Certification Credit: City, County and Local Government Law, 4.5 hours; State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice, 4.5 hours

8:50 a.m. – 4:20 p.m.

Animal Law in the Age of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Issues and Solutions

presented by The Florida Bar

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 5.5 hours

12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Searching for Truth: The Use (and Abuse) of AI & Search Term Managed eDiscovery

presented by The Florida Bar CLE Committee and the Business Law Section

Course Classification: Intermediate
CLE Credit: General, 3; Technology, 3
Certification Credit: Business Litigation, 3

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Icon for President's ShowcaseLook Out Below! Blunders, Landmines, and the Consequences of Poor Attorney Performance in the Preservation of Record Error

featuring Florida Supreme Court Justice Jorge Labarga and presented in the President’s Showcase by The CLE Committee of The Florida Bar, The Florida Bar Appellate Practice Section, The Florida Bar Criminal Law Section, and The Florida Bar Trial Lawyers Section

Course Classification: Advanced
Certification Credit: Appellate Practice, 3 hours; Business Litigation 3 hours, Civil Trial, 3 hours; Criminal Appellate Law, 3 hours; Criminal Trial Law, 3 hours; Juvenile Law, 3 hours

In-person and virtual event