States typically decide whether a program qualifies for MCLE credit in their jurisdiction 4-8 weeks after the program application is submitted. For many live events, credit approval is not received prior to the program.
The ABA applies for and ordinarily receives CLE credit for ABA live webinars and teleconferences in AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, GA, GU, HI, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, ME, MN, MS, MO, MP, MT, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, VI, WA, WI, and WV.
The ABA does not seek direct accreditation of live webinars and teleconferences in FL, ID, NE, PR, RI, and WY. Some states allow attorneys to earn credit through reciprocity or self-submission. View accreditation information for your state.
The ABA will seek credit for this program in the states indicated on this page. The ABA will seek 1.5 hours of Elimination of Bias CLE credit in 60-minute states and 1.8 hours of CLE credit in 50-minute states. Credit hours granted are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules.
New York: This transitional/non-transitional CLE program is approved for newly admitted and experienced NY attorneys in accordance with the requirements of the New York State CLE Board for 1.5 hours of New York CLE credits.
All attorneys may click here to view additional MCLE information for your jurisdiction.
A limited number of scholarships to defray tuition expenses are available for this program. To request an application or to receive additional information, please contact Ej Sherman at Elizabeth.Sherman@americanbar.org . Scholarship inquiries must be received by the ABA no later than one week prior to the program presentation.
Please contact the ABA Service Center at 800-285-2221 to cancel your participation in this program. Cancellations and refunds will be honored as follows:
Cancellations received two (2) business days or more before the program will receive a 100% refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refunds will be provided for cancellations after that date; however, substitute registrants are welcome at any time before the program.
CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) service provides instant accessibility for the deaf and hard of hearing by delivering the spoken word as a realtime stream of text. CART service for this program is firewall-friendly and works in almost any network environment with Internet access, and is compatible with all major web browsers.