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12th Annual White Collar Crime Symposium - CANCELLED
Friday, April 17, 2020
CANCELLED!!

In light of the heath concerns regarding travel and group events, the Louisiana State Bar Association has made the difficult decision to cancel the "12th Annual White Collar Crime Symposium" scheduled for April 17. The LSBA takes the health and safety of its meeting attendees, volunteers and staff seriously and believes this is the best decision based on the information available to us at this time.

Please revisit this website for updates about rescheduled CLE seminars.
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses? Immigration Law 2020 - CANCELLED
Friday, April 17, 2020
CANCELLED!!

After much consideration and in light of the heath concerns regarding travel and group events, the Louisiana State Bar Association has made the difficult decision to cancel the "Immigration Law" scheduled for April 17. The LSBA takes the health and safety of its meeting attendees, volunteers and staff seriously and believes this is the best decision based on the information available to us at this time.

Please revisit this website for updates about rescheduled CLE seminars.
FOUR CORNERS - COVINGTON
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - COVINGTON SEMINAR
For the safety and well-being of attendees, volunteers and staff, this seminar is postponed and will be rescheduled this calendar year on a date to be determined. 
CLE During Jazz Fest - Play a Simple Tune: How to Win Your Case by Keeping It Simple - CANCELLED
Friday, April 24, 2020
CANCELLED!!

After much consideration and in light of the heath concerns regarding travel and group events, the Louisiana State Bar Association has made the difficult decision to cancel the "CLE during Jazz Fest" scheduled for April 24.The LSBA takes the health and safety of its meeting attendees, volunteers and staff seriously and believes this is the best decision based on the information available to us at this time.

Please revisit this website for updates about rescheduled CLE seminars.
FOUR CORNERS - LAKE CHARLES
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - LAKE CHARLES
For the safety and well-being of attendees, volunteers and staff, this seminar is postponed and will be rescheduled this calendar year on a date to be determined. 
FOUR CORNERS - BOSSIER CITY
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - BOSSIER CITY
For the safety and well-being of attendees, volunteers and staff, this seminar is postponed and will be rescheduled this calendar year on a date to be determined. 
FOUR CORNERS - WEST MONROE
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - WEST MONROE
For the safety and well-being of attendees, volunteers and staff, this seminar is postponed and will be rescheduled this calendar year on a date to be determined.

60th Bi-Annual Bridging the Gap Seminar - CANCELLED
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - Wednesday, May 13, 2020
CANCELLED!!

In light of the heath concerns regarding travel and group events, the Louisiana State Bar Association has made the difficult decision to cancel the "60th Bi-Annual Bridging the Gap" program scheduled for May 12 & 13. The LSBA takes the health and safety of its meeting attendees, volunteers and staff seriously and believes this is the best decision based on the information available to us at this time.

Please revisit this website for updates about rescheduled CLE seminars.
Hanging Out Your Own Shingle - CANCELLED
Thursday, May 14, 2020
CANCELLED!!

In light of the heath concerns regarding travel and group events, the Louisiana State Bar Association has made the difficult decision to cancel the "Hanging Out Your Own Shingle" scheduled for May 14. The LSBA takes the health and safety of its meeting attendees, volunteers and staff seriously and believes this is the best decision based on the information available to us at this time.

Please revisit this website for updates about rescheduled CLE seminars.
CLE for the Transactional Lawyer - CANCELLED
Thursday, May 28, 2020
CANCELLED!!

In light of the heath concerns regarding travel and group events, the Louisiana State Bar Association has made the difficult decision to cancel the "CLE for the Transactional Lawyer" scheduled for May 28. The LSBA takes the health and safety of its meeting attendees, volunteers and staff seriously and believes this is the best decision based on the information available to us at this time.

Please revisit this website for updates about rescheduled CLE seminars.
Ethics & Professionalism Summer Rerun
Friday, June 19, 2020
Hyatt Centric French Quarter Hotel
800 Rue Iberville • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30-10:40 a.m.
Fee: $55/hour

Don't Wait Until the End of the Year! Get Your Ethics & Professionalism This Summer ~ Only $55 per hour!!
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Tricks of the Trade in Family Law - PART 3
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans

Attend Live OR Via Webcast!

Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Half Day (morning or afternoon): $160
All Day: $320

** Webcast (4 credit maximum allowed for technologically assisted learning). **

Diverse and distinguished speakers will cover new developments in jurisprudence, custody & adoption law, spousal support, & common traps for Family Law practitioners.
Approval for 6.5 hours of Family Law Specialization credits pending.
2020 Conclave on Diversity in the Legal Profession
Friday, August 7, 2020
Location: Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA

Please join the LSBA, the Louisiana Supreme Court, and a host of statewide local and specialty bar associations for the 13th Annual Conclave on Diversity in the Legal Profession. The Conclave is scheduled for Friday, August 7, 2020 at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel. This year's theme is "Celebrating 55 Years of Civil Rights: Moving from Why to How."
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Employment Law Update 2020
Friday, August 21, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320

The American workplace continues to be a prolific source of challenging legal issues and claims, and significant changes in labor and employment law have been occurring at a faster pace than ever, particularly with active state and local legislative actions affecting the workplace. This popular annual seminar will bring employment law practitioners up to date on the latest developments in this dynamic field. REGISTER NOW!!
Construction Law CLE
Friday, August 28, 2020
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans

Attend Live OR Via Webcast!

Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
Half Day (morning or afternoon): $160
All Day: $320

** Webcast (4 credit maximum allowed for technologically assisted learning). **
Supporting Change - LGBTQ Recent Developments
Friday, September 4, 2020
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans

Attend Live OR Via Webcast!

Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
Half Day (morning or afternoon): $160
All Day: $320

** Webcast (4 credit maximum allowed for technologically assisted learning). **
Ethics & Professionalism (Lafayette)
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
DoubleTree Hotel
1521 W Pinhook Rd., Lafayette

Registration: Noon-12:30 p.m.
Seminar: 12:30-4:45 p.m.
Fee: $250/ $275 On-Site

Get your ethics & professionalism credits early!! *Attendance may qualify your firm for a Loss Control credit on your next professional liability policy written through CNA and administered by Gilsbar. (Subject to company underwriting guidelines: Call 1-800-GILSBAR for details.)
Bankrupty: Subchapter V
Friday, September 11, 2020
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans

Attend Live OR Via Webcast!

Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
Half Day (morning or afternoon): $160
All Day: $320

** Webcast (4 credit maximum allowed for technologically assisted learning). **
27th Annual Admiralty Symposium
Friday, September 18, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320
Ethics & Professionalism (New Orleans)
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Registration: 8:00-8:30 p.m.
Seminar: 8:30-12:45 p.m.
Fee: $250/ $275 On-Site

Get your ethics & professionalism credits early!! *Attendance may qualify your firm for a Loss Control credit on your next professional liability policy written through CNA and administered by Gilsbar. (Subject to company underwriting guidelines: Call 1-800-GILSBAR for details.)
Domestic Violence
Friday, September 25, 2020
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans


Attend Live OR Via Webcast!

Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
Half Day (morning or afternoon): $160
All Day: $320


** Webcast (4 credit maximum allowed for technologically assisted learning). **
Advanced Appellate Practice (New Orleans)
Friday, October 2, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320
2020 Louisiana Justice Community Conference (By Invitation Only)
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - Friday, October 16, 2020
2020 Louisiana Justice Community Conference
October 15-16, 2020

Crown Plaza Executive Center 
4728 Constitution Avenue
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 

For two days, public interest advocates will come together to learn, network, and collaborate with justice community members from around the state. In addition to regular conference programming, we will distribute two Civil Legal Aid Awards to recognize colleagues who have developed innovative ways of delivering legal services and provided exemplary service to those most in need.

Eligibility:

As always, the Louisiana State Bar Association is proud to provide the conference free of charge to civil legal aid attorneys working full time with a qualified program. The event is by invitation only. To be eligible to attend, you must be employed full-time by a qualified civil legal aid provider (see list). To be eligible to attend the CINC Pre-Conference free-of-charge, you must be employed full-time by or provide contract CINC services to a qualified civil legal aid provider (see list).

Session Proposals:
The content of the conference is in your hands! We invite you to submit a session proposal here if there is a session you would like to see at the conference. Proposals are due by April 30. You will be notified in June as to whether your proposal was accepted.

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14th Annual Dispute Resolution Seminar
Friday, October 16, 2020
Co-Sponsored by the ADR Section

Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Blvd. • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30p.m.
Fees -
• Section Member ..... $245 / $270 after Oct. 9
• Non-Section Member .......... $320 / $345 after Oct. 9
Tax CLE
Friday, October 23, 2020
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans

Attend Live OR Via Webcast!

Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
Half Day (morning or afternoon): $160
All Day: $320

** Webcast (4 credit maximum allowed for technologically assisted learning). **
Evidence Law Seminar
Friday, October 23, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320
New Discoveries in E-Discovery
Thursday, October 29, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320

E-discovery is inextricably tied to technology and despite advances in best practices, the demands on lawyers and in-house legal teams continue to rise for a variety of reasons. Join legal professionals as they explore this dynamic field and how it continues to influence the practice of law. Ethics & professionalism credit included.
CLE during Voodoo Fest!
Friday, October 30, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320

Join members of the bench and bar give their best and most successful tips for winning at trial!


Workers' Comp CLE
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Blvd. • Baton Rouge

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

This annual Workers' Comp CLE provides essential updates, guidance, and advice for Louisiana attorneys, employers, HR professionals, insurers, consultants and others who need the latest and most accurate information. Register and connect with leading workers’ comp attorneys.
20th Annual Complex Litigation Symposium
Friday, November 6, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320

This symposium features the nation’s leading complex litigation academicians, jurists and members of the bar. These are the folks that are writing about, presiding over and litigating the most significant cases in the country.
Energy & Environmental Law Summit
Friday, November 6, 2020
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans

Attend Live OR Via Webcast!

Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
Half Day (morning or afternoon): $160
All Day: $320

** Webcast (4 credit maximum allowed for technologically assisted learning). **

If your practice includes oil and gas matters, this summit is a MUST. With the rapid developments in the energy and environmental law arena, attendees will gain valuable information. Hear from leading attorneys in the oil and gas arena.
Advanced Appellate Practice (Lafayette)
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Lafayette, LA

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320

Practitioners are increasingly aware of the unique challenges and opportunities in the realm of appellate advocacy. Join members of the bench & bar for an in-depth, practical examination of LA appellate practice.
New York, New York Multi-Topic CLE
Saturday, November 21, 2020 - Tuesday, November 24, 2020
InterContinental New York Times Square Hotel
300 W 44th St. • New York

Registration: 7:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Back By Popular Demand!! 4-Day CLE ... Stay a little longer and enjoy New York's great sightseeing, museums & galleries, world class music & Broadway shows, awesome dining & spectacular shopping, kid friendly, and much more!
Motions - How Not to Go to Trial
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320
Ethics & Professionalism: Watch Your P's & Q's
Friday, December 4, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

BEAT the End-of-the-Year RUSH!! Get Your Ethics & Professionalism Credits ~ Available By-the-Hour ($90/CLE credit hour)
Trial Practice CLE
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Fee: $320

Always popular, this seminar will teach winning trial skills– from successful techniques of persuasion, closing statements and use of expert witnesses, through drafting an effective appeal, spoliation, and professionalism in the courtroom.
Pursuit of Balance: Life & Law
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Registration: 7:45-8:15 a.m.
Seminar: 8:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Fee: $165

If you're finding it harder than ever to juggle the demands of your job and the rest of your life, you're not alone. Join us as highly respected speakers share their best strategies in our common “pursuit of balance”.
32nd Annual Summer School Revisited
Thursday, December 10, 2020 - Friday, December 11, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Registration Fees:
Thursday & Friday
• Advance Registration ..... $445 • After Dec. 4 .......... $470

Thursday Only
• Advance Registration .......... $320 • After Dec. 4 .......... $345

Friday Only
• Advance Registration .......... $320 • After Dec. 4.......... $345

BACK TO SCHOOL! Join the LSBA for Summer School Revisited, a multi-topic CLE program that highlights presentations from the Summer School held in Sandestin. Get all of the required CLE credits before the Dec. 31st deadline!!
CLE Wrap Up!
Monday, December 14, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $90/hour

Multi-Topic programming and attendance by the hour are offered so that everyone "wraps up" the CLE requirement by the Dec. 31st deadline!
got CLE??
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
New Orleans

Registration: 7:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:00 a.m.-9:50 p.m.
Fee: $90/hour

BEAT the End-of-the-Year RUSH!! WE HAVE MULTI-TOPIC CLE ALL DAY & AVAILABLE BY-THE-HOUR!
Dazzling Disney! A Multi-Topic CLE Seminar
Monday, February 15, 2021 - Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Walt Disney Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
4401 Floridian Way • Lake Buena Vista, FL

Registration: 7:30-8:00 a.m.
Seminar begins at 8:00 a.m.

Escape the madness of Mardi Gras and bring your family and friends on a magical gathering at the Walt
Disney World® Resort. Let the magic begin!

IMPORTANT NOTES TO REMEMBER WHEN REGISTRATION BECOMES AVAILABLE:
  • DINING RESERVATIONS! Due to the popularity of our Disney table service restaurants, dining availability may be limited or not available without advance reservations. Register ealy to make reservations up to 180 days prior to your visit!!

  • DISCOUNT THEME PARK TICKETS!  Purchase dicounted theme park tickets once you're registered!

  • BOOK YOUR FLIGHT! As this is the week of Mardi Gras, members are urged to book their flights early to obtain best airfares.
Mental Health & Crime Causation CLE
Friday, March 19, 2021
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320
#MeToo CLE
Friday, March 26, 2021
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320
Ageing Gracefully for Lawyers
Friday, April 9, 2021
New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320
Louisiana State Bar Association
601 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 421-LSBA(5722) / (504) 566-1600