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50% OFF On Demand CLE Sale – Now thru July 31 – Only A Few Days Left!!!

It’s time for the ICLEF’s annual 50% Off* On Demand Sale! You will not find a more economical way to sample an ICLEF On Demand seminar. Now through July 31 we are offering all of our On Demand seminars at 50% OFF* our standard online registration fee! This summer, avoid the crowds and the traffic and enjoy a tremendous savings while fulfilling your CLE requirements. If you have not already experienced ICLEF On Demand, now is the time see for yourself why it has become the most convenient and effective way to view CLE programming. Click here to start searching our On Demand library or check out our Top 25 Most Popular On Demand Seminars below.

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25 of ICLEF’s Most Popular On Demand Seminars:

e-SIGNATURES: WHEN DO THEY CREATE ENFORCEABLE CONTRACTS?
– 1 CLE –

CHILD SUPPORT GUIDELINES
– 1 CLE –

PUBLIC SECTOR ETHICS: A NEW PHILOSOPHY?
– 1 CLE / 1 E –

WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT: USE & MISUSE OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR PRACTICE
– 1 CLE / 1 E –

METHODS IN GETTING PAID
– 1 CLE –

JURY SELECTION: THE TRIAL LAWYER’S EENY MEENY MINY MO
– 1 CLE –

THE ETHICAL & MALPRACTICE RISKS OF STARTING, BUYING, SELLING & LEAVING A LAW FIRM
– 3 CLE / 3 E –

NEW TRUST ACCOUNT RULES MADE EASY!
– 3 CLE / 3 E –

FEE AGREEMENTS: THE ESSENTIAL MALPRACTICE & ETHICS ISSUES OF FEE AGREEMENTS
– 3 CLE / 3 E –

HOW TO VALUE I.P. ASSETS IN DIVORCE CASES
– 3 CLE / 3 CPE –

VIGNETTES OF LEGAL ETHICS 2016
– 3 CLE / 3 E –

REPRESENTING THE SOLDIER: LEGAL ISSUES BEYOND THE CALL OF DUTY
– 3 CLE / 1 E –

RFRA CLAIMS: WHAT ARE THE ISSUES?
– 4.25 CLE / .5 E –

INDIANA LAW UPDATE 2016
DAY 1 – 6 CLE / 1 E
DAY 2 – 6 CLE

2016 YEAR IN REVIEW
DAY 1 – 6 CLE / 1 E
DAY 2 – 6 CLE

PRACTICAL TIPS FOR ESTATE & PROBATE ADMINISTRATION
– 6 CLE / 1 E –

PROVING OR DISPROVING DAMAGES: THE ART OF CLOSING ARGUMENT
– 6 CLE –

BUSINESS LITIGATION: IT’S A TEAM SPORT
– 6 CLE / 1 E –

THE LAWYER’s COMPASS: CHARACTER, ETHICS & TRUST IN MODERN LEGAL PRACTICE
– 6 CLE / 6 E –

THE NEW MEDICAL MALPRACTICE ACT
– 6 CLE / 1 E –

HEALTH CARE LAW IN INDIANA
– 6 CLE / .5 E –

RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN EMPLOYMENT LAW
– 6 CLE / 1 E –

THE ESSENTIALS OF FAMILY LAW
– 6 CLE / 1 E –

44TH ANNUAL MIDWEST ESTATE, TAX & BUSINESS PLANNING INSTITUTE
– 6.5 CLE / 1 E / 7 CPE / 6.5 INS. CE –

HOW TO BECOME A PUBLISHED AUTHOR OR REPRESENT ONE
– 6 CLE –

 

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ICLEF • Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum, Indianapolis, IN

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e-Filing in Indiana: Proficient Paperless Practice, Live in 2 Locations!

You or your staff may have already learned the basics on how to e-File in Indiana…

Now take the next step.

Until recently the modern practice of law required the filing of reams of paper with the courts and opposing counsel. This “paper” was in addition to the files that you kept in your law office.
No longer… With the recent change in Indiana to mandatory e-Filing, many practitioners are scrambling to catch-up to the requirement to digitize all documents being submitted to the court.

This program will help guide you through the steps you need to take to have a proficient paperless practice.
• What is the best way to digitize your filing cabinets full of paper files?
• How do you organize, track, calendar, and reply to numerous e-mail requests from the court and opposing counsel for additional information?
• How do you safeguard your digital files from unauthorized access?
• How should you back-up your digital files?
• What steps should you take, right now, to exploit current technology to help you become a more proficient, efficient, and effective attorney for your client?
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TOPICS:
• Modern day paperless law office (or less paper)
• E-Filing in Indiana: A review of specific requirements & the actual e-filing process
• Converting paper to digital: Scanning options. Demonstration of desktop scanning
• PDFing for legal professionals using Adobe Acrobat & Nuance PowerPDF: Legal professionals must learn how to manipulate, edit & secure PDFs in today’s paper-free world!
• Document management: How to organize, process, & find emails & digital files in a law practice
• Case management, document automation & security
• Staying paperless on an iPad or other mobile device
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NATIONAL SPEAKER:
Paul J. Unger is a Founding member of HMU Consulting, Inc. in Columbus, Ohio. HMU specializes in trial presentation consulting, case management software, and legal-specific software training for law firms and legal departments throughout the Midwest. He has provided trial presentation consultation for over 100 cases over the past 5 years. He is also on the adjunct faculty for Capital University Law School’s paralegal program. He is the author of Microsoft Word for Legal Professionals, Amicus Attorney for Legal Professionals, Palm Devices for Legal Professionals, and Outlook for Legal Professionals, manuals designed to maximize the use of legal-specific features.
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e-FILING IN INDIANA: PROFICIENT PAPERLESS PRACTICE
6 CLE (NLS) / .5 E – LIVE IN 2 LOCATIONS!
9:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. (Both Locations)

AUGUST 8 – Indianapolis
LIVE IN-PERSON ONLY SEMINAR
– ICLEF Conference Facility, Indianapolis

AUGUST 9 – Fort Wayne
LIVE IN-PERSON ONLY SEMINAR
– Grand Wayne Center, Fort Wayne
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Non-Legal Subject Matter (CLE / NLS)
Up to 12 hours of your 36 CLE hour requirement can be obtained attending NLS (Non-Legal Subject Matter) seminar. MCLE Rule 29, Section 3(a).

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Planning Your First Personal Injury Case, Aug. 4

TOPICS:
• Screening and Working up Your First Personal Injury Case

• First Estate Opening in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Cases

• First Pre-Trial Conference, Discovery Disputes and Initial Pleadings

• First Doctor/Expert Deposition [15]

• First Plaintiff/Defendant/Witness Depositions [15]

• First Worker’s Compensation Case

• First Personal Injury Mediation

• First Medical Malpractice Case and First Patient’s Compensation Fund Case

• First Product Liability Case

• First Motion for Summary Judgment

• First Personal Injury Case Trial

• First Appeal, E-Filing and Oral Argument

• First Disciplinary Complaint and Criminal Trouble for the Personal Injury Lawyer

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FACULTY:
Tina M. Bell – Chair
Cline Farrell Christie & Lee, P.C., Indianapolis

Hon. Robert R. Altice, Jr.,
Indiana Court of Appeals, Indianapolis

Hon. Patrick J. Dietrick
Marion Superior Court 12, Indianapolis

Hon. Gary L. Miller
Marion County Superior Court, Civil Division #3, Indianapolis

Paul T. Belch
Travelers Insurance, Indianapolis

James J. Bell
Paganelli Law Group, Indianapolis

Katherine A. Brown-Henry
Clline Farrell Christie & Lee, P.C., Indianapolis

Kori L. Chambers
IU Health Risk Retention Group, Inc., Indianapolis

Susan E. Cline
Cline Law Group, LLC, Indianapolis

Geoffrey B. Davis
Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman, P.C., Indianapolis

Wade D. Fulford
Indiana Department of Insurance, Indianapolis

Matthew M. Golitko
Golitko & Daly, P.C., Indianapolis

Sarah J. Graziano
Hensley Legal Group, PC, Indianapolis

George “Jay” Hoffman, III
Hoffman & Newcomb, Franklin

Willis E. Huiras
Willis Huiras, P.C., Indianapolis

Ronald A. Mingus
Reminger Co., L.P.A., Indianapolis

D.J. Mote
Jefferson County Prosecutor’s Office, Madison

Peter D. Palmer
Pete Palmer Law LLC, New Albany

Jon M. Pinnick
Schultz & Pogue, LLP, Indianapolis

Rachelle N. Ponist
Ponist Law LLC, Indianapolis

Jason A. Scheele
Rothberg Logan & Warsco LLP, Fort Wayne

Kevin C. Schiferl
Frost Brown Todd LLC, Indianapolis

Stephen M. Wagner
Wagner Reese, LLP, Carmel

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PLANNING YOUR FIRST PERSONAL INJURY CASE
6 CLE / .5 E / 6 New Lawyer Credits
Friday, August 4;  9:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

LIVE IN-PERSON SEMINAR
– ICLEF Conference Facility, Indianapolis

LIVE GROUP WEBCAST
– Ice Miller, Indianapolis

LIVE INDIVIDUAL WEBCAST
– From your home or office computer

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Nobody Told Me There’d Be Days Like These! – June 27

Nobody Told Me There’d Be Days Like These! – June 27

SCOPE OF PROGRAM:
Most serious legal malpractice claims and successful state bar disciplinary actions are brought not for debatable violations of arcane, ambiguous, provisions of the Rules of Professional Conduct, but, in fact, for clear breaches of obvious, well-defined ethical obligations. (Don’t take money from the client trust account. Don’t sleep with the attractive domestic client you are representing in an ongoing divorce proceeding. Be candid with the court., etc..) It’s not rocket science—in fact, anyone who has sat in on a basic Professional Responsibility class would know such conduct is ethically problematic. And yet it happens. A lot. Even to our own friends and colleagues.

This engaging, highly interactive program provides a fresh and practical perspective on the fundamental question, “Why do ‘good’ lawyers ‘go bad’?” Based on a brand new original short film, written and co-produced by Michael and Chris, interspersed with a discussion among 4 experienced legal malpractice defense attorneys regarding the intersection of ethical decision-making and the manifold sources of stress encountered by attorneys in day-to-day practice.

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Get a Sneak Preview!
Here is a link to the official trailer video for this program.

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SCHEDULE
8:30 A.M.      Registration & Coffee
8:55 A.M.      Welcome & Course Objectives
9:00 A.M.      Program Begins
10:30 A.M.    15 Minute Coffee Break
12:15 P.M.     Adjourn

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WHAT HAS BEEN SAID ABOUT THIS PROGRAM
“Very entertaining and compelling – I wasn’t even on my phone! Good remedies and fresh ideas!”

“Lively engagement, personable presentation style; video presentation makes potentially painful subject more bearable.”

“Humorous and Relevant.”

“Engaging presenters – fun with some really practical ideas on how to deal with complex issues.”

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NATIONAL SPEAKERS
Chris Osborn
ReelTime CLE, Charlotte, NC

Michael Kahn
ReelTime CLE, Vancouver, British Columbia

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NOBODY TOLD ME THERE’D BE DAYS LIKE THESE?
A National Speaker Seminar
3 CLE / 3 E – Tuesday, June 27;  9:00 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.

LIVE IN-PERSON SEMINAR
– ICLEF Conference Facility, Indianapolis

LIVE INDIVIDUAL WEBCAST
– From your home or office computer

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