Home > Continuing Legal Education > Course Calendar

Erie Institute of Law
CLE Course Calendar

CLE Seminar and Midday Lecture FAQ's
Save $5 for a walk-in fee by registering online!

The Erie Institute of Law now provides course material via electronic delivery. Hard copies may still be requested at an additional cost per program. See programs flyers for additional information. Thank you for helping us to conserve resources, keep costs down, and be more respectful of Mother Earth!
April

Powers of Attorney
April 23, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Skills
Register online

May

Meet the Judges: Appellate Division Edition
May 3, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
2.0 CLE credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills
Lunch generously sponsored by Counsel Press
Register online

Injunction Junction, Stop That Function! A Practitioner's Guide to Rule 65 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
May 9, 2019
U.S. District Court, 2 Niagara Square, Jury Selection Room, Buffalo
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
2.0 CLE credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills
Lunch generously sponsored by Counsel Press
Register online 

What Employers Need to Know About Medical Marijuana and Proposed Recreational Legalization
May 10, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Areas of Professional Practice
Register online

Create a Winning Playbook for Your Small Firm: Effectively Streamline Client Communication, and Prevent Ethics Complaints
May 14, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: 0.5 Ethics, 0.5 Law Practice Management
Register online

What You Need to Know About Social Services Law 104-B
May 17, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main Street, Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
2.0 CLE credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills
Lunch generously sponsored by Paramount Settlement Planning LLC and Precision Resolution LLC 
Register online 

Estate Planning: Specific Assets 
May 22, 2019
Templeton Landing, Two Templeton Terrace, Buffalo
8:45 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
4.0 CLE credits: 3.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Ethics 
Register online

Life After Law School: Basic Practice 101 (Day Two)
May 31, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
8:45 a.m. - 5:10 p.m. 
8.0 CLE credits: 4.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Law Practice Management, 2.0 Ethics, 1.5 Skills
Program sponsored by: Charles J. Sellers & Co. Inc.Counsel PressErie County Bar FoundationStewart Title
Register online 

June

Handling Your First (Or Next) Arbitration
June 6, 2019
The Buffalo Club, Crystal Room, 388 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
6.5 CLE credits: TBA
Coming soon! 

Opioid Litigation: What it is, Who's Involved, and What You Should Know 
June 7, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Areas of Professional Practice
Register online

16th Annual WNY Bankruptcy Conference
June 14, 2019
Genesee Community College, One College Rd., Batavia 
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Coming soon! 

Introduction to Family Law
Co-sponsored by WBASNY WNY
June 21, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo 
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Areas of Professional Practice
Register online

webinars (support at mcleplus.com)
Effective January 2016, these interactive webinar programs are approved for all attorneys, including newly admitted attorneys, unless otherwise noted.

April

Technical Fouls: Even Minor Ethics Violations Can Have Major Consequences
April 23, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics 
Register online

The 2019 Ethy Awards
April 27, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
2.0 CLE credits: Ethics
Register online

May 

The Ties That Bind: Avoiding Inappropriate Entanglements in the Practice of Law
May 1, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
Register online

The Truth, the Whole Truth and Nothing But the Truth: The Ethical Imperative for Honesty in Law Practice
May 7, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
Register online

Show me the Ethics: The Ethical Way to Bill for Legal Services
May 14, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
Register online

The 2019 Ethy Awards
May 18, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 
2.0 CLE credits: Ethics
Register online

It's Not the Fruit, It's the Root: Getting to the Bottom of Our Ethical Ills
May 21, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
Register online

Nice Lawyers Finish First
May 29, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
Register online