Upcoming CLE Seminars – Criminal Law, Law Firm Technology & Security, Subpoenas, and More. Sign Up Today!

04/18/2019 -There’s less than three months left to report your credits. Don’t wait until the last minute. Plan accordingly and take courses now to ensure you are compliant with your education requirements. Below are some of the programs available between now and June 30. For more information or to register, click on the links below.

Criminal Law Practice in Rhode Island
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

1:00 – 4:00 p.m., 2.5 credits + 0.5 ethics
Rhode Island Law Center, Cranston

Thomas M. Dickinson, Esq.
Law Offices of Thomas M. Dickinson

Christopher S. Gontarz, Esq.
Lynch & Pine, LLC

Hon. Maureen B. Keough
Associate Justice
Rhode Island Superior Court

At this program, you will learn how to handle a bail hearing, prepare a pre-trial motion, and identify the ethical issues you may encounter. The speakers will also bring you the latest information on administrative orders, case law, legislation, e-filing and limited scope representation. Don’t miss your opportunity to hear from experienced practitioners and pick up some helpful hints, practical advice, and insight into the subtleties of practice in Rhode Island.

Designing a Law Firm Technology Platform
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

4:00 – 6:00 p.m., 2.0 credits
Rhode Island Law Center, Cranston

Jared D. Correia, Esq.
Red Cave Law Firm Consulting 

With so much technology out there, it can be overwhelming to choose what’s best for your law firm.

At this engaging program, our speaker, Jared Correia, will review your hardware and software options and discuss some of the tough choices you may have to make in order to run a successful law office. He will also discuss important, relevant issues, such as data security, efficiency and delegation.

Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreement Drafting Consideration
Friday, May 3, 2019

12:45 – 1:45 p.m., 1.0 credit
Rhode Island Law Center, Cranston
Also available as a live webcast!

Jane F. Howlett, Esq.

Deborah M. Tate, Esq.
McIntyre Tate, LLP

After attending this program, you will be able to identify critical issues which should be addressed in a pre or postnuptial document as well as how to modify an existing agreement and understand how such legal documents affect wills or trusts.

Married couples don’t always live happily ever after. Sign up today and learn how to protect your client.

Medical Malpractice – From the Basics to Expert Witnesses
Tuesday, May 7, 2019

4:00 – 6:00 p.m., 1.5 credits + 0.5 ethics
Rhode Island Law Center, Cranston
Also available as a live webcast!

Jason M. Nystrom, Esq.
Law Offices of Patrick T. Conley, Jr.

David J. Oliveira, Esq.
Law Offices of David J. Oliveira, Esq.

This program will focus on a variety of topics concerning medical malpractice cases including case selection, pertinent law, and the use of expert witnesses.

At this program, you will learn how to:
  • accept or reject a case
  • determine proper standard of care
  • decipher medical records
  • evaluate client damages
  • find and prepare expert witnesses
  • and more...

Bulletproof Subpoenas and How They’ll Make Your Claim or Defense Ten Feet Tall
Thursday, May 9, 2019

12:45 – 1:45 p.m., 1.0 credit
Rhode Island Law Center, Cranston
Also available as a live webcast!

John K. Fulweiler, Esq.
Fulweiler LLC

The power of the subpoena duces tecum is often overlooked.

When made part of a litigator’s arsenal, this subpoena can be used early in lawsuits to end-run discovery disputes and get documents relevant to your claim or defense. In this CLE, we’ll show you how to wield state court and federal subpoenas to your advantage. You will learn how to make them bulletproof, how to compel productions and how to get access to documents you never thought possible. You will also learn tips and tricks for overcoming objections and work product assertions.