A-Z: Legal and Practical Considerations When Advising Entrepreneurs and Start-Ups  

February 20, 12–1 PM, live Zoom webinar by Luca L. Hickman, Dinsmore, Tampa, and moderated by Amanda Barton, Fort Lauderdale.

Clients may seek your advice about a side hustle or concept they are entertaining without fully understanding the life cycle of the proposed endeavor. Florida Bar Board Certified IP lawyer and registered patent agent Luca L. Hickman will provide the framework for new firms or companies starting out or seeking to expand their practice or business. He also will discuss potential ethical issues that may impact who you can represent. REGISTER

Course number 8270 is approved for 1 CLE, all of which may be applied toward Ethics, and 1 Intellectual Property Law certification credit. Solo & Small Firm Section members register for only $50. All registrants have 90-day, on-demand access.

TECH UP:  Transform Your Law Practice—And Your Life

February 23, 2024, 8 AM–12:35 PM live Zoom webinar. Registration is OPEN for “TECH UP: Transform Your Law Practice—And Your Life,” our half-day, virtual, technology-themed CLE. Program Co-Chairs Camara Williams and Stephanie Cagnet Myron have put together an amazing roster of presenters who will share pro tips on ways that technology—especially AI—can improve your practice and make you a more effective, ethical lawyer. You’ll also learn strategies to help you live a happier, healthier, more resilient life.

Course number 8249 is approved for 5 CLE, of which may be applied toward Ethics; 4 Technology, and 1 Mental Health and Wellness. Solo & Small Firm Section members register for only $250. All registrants have 90-day, on-demand access. REGISTER

FREE CLE:  A.I. Threats To Solo And Small Law Firm Practitioners In 2024, Understanding And Mitigating Risks


February 28, 12–1 PM, live on Zoom. Free Wednesday Wisdom live Zoom webinar for Solo & Small Firm Section members* by Ron Frechette, CEO, and Bob Cohen, MidAtlantic Practice Director, GoldSky Security. Moderator: Margaret S. Hewitt, Esq., Florida Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company. Host/moderator: Judge Jennifer Kuyrkendall Griffin, 3rd Judicial Circuit. Course number 8272 is approved for 1 CLE; 1 Technology.

*Registration will be approved when section membership is confirmed.

In this one-hour session, we will delve into the rapidly evolving landscape of artificial intelligence in the legal industry and explore the potential threats it poses to law firms. Our expert speakers will highlight real-world examples of AI-driven attacks and data breaches and share practical strategies and best practices to secure A.I. systems and data. REGISTER

Professionalism CLE 24/7

REMINDER: Two of our most popular professionalism CLEs are available to buy on the aftermarket!

  • The Annual Ethics & Professionalism Update is 5 CLEs, 2 each in Professionalism and Ethics, and 1 Technology: bit.ly/SSF_7844
    •  Professionalism Update for Lawyers: Ways to Avoid the Disciplinary Process by Florida Bar President Scott Westheimer (course recently reaccredited) is 1 CLE; 1 Professionalism: bit.ly/SSF_5723

Why wait? Buy online today and you’ll have 90-day, on-demand access.

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We make it EASY to find great CLE. Visit our CLE page for four ways to search:

  • Visit our calendar page to get info and register for upcoming monthly live audio webcasts and free Wednesday Wisdom Zoom webinars.
  • Join our section’s members-only Facebook group to access a video library of previously recorded Wednesday Wisdom webinars (browse in Media>Videos)
  • Purchase previously recorded section CLE through The Florida Bar, available 24/7 as online seminars (on-demand) and downloadable audio.
    Purchase previously recorded section CLE through The Florida Bar in CD or DVD formats.