Following the lead of many states, the Colorado Supreme Court on April 15, 2021, adopted amendments to existing rules and regulations governing continuing education requirements for licensed attorneys to complete at least two credit hours in Equity, Diversity and Inclusivity (EDI) effective July1, 2021. The Independence Institute has partnered with the Public Trust Institute to take on this new challenge and sponsor an EDI Seminar along with a presentation on constitutional litigation:
Date: October 14, 2021
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. MDT (lunch included)
Address: 727 East 16th Avenue, Denver, Colorado 80203 (Free Parking on Site)
Cost: $25 per person, including lunch
Course materials: Will be provided to in-person attendees and will be posted on the Independence Institute website: email@example.com
Moderator: Shayne M. Madsen, Director of the Political Law Center, Independence Institute
Event will be available for in-person attendees, simulcast and home study
Application Submitted for 4 CLE credits, including 2.4 EDI credit hours and 1.6 general credit hour (Forms will be provided for accreditation in other states)
The CLE video and materials will be posted on the II website for those who cannot attend the seminar on October 14 in person or by zoom. A Certificate of Completion will also be posted for home study participants to complete and submit to state regulatory offices.
Please contact Brandon Richardson with questions.
For Prof. Lamparello’s presentation:
Here is a PDF copy of Professor Lamparello’s presentation slides.
For Justice Bolick’s presentation:
Justice Bolick will be discussing the Alternate Business Structure and the Legal Paraprofessional Program. Below is the rule info and a link to details on both programs.
For Dan Burrows’ presentation:
Here is a PDF copy of Mr. Burrows’ presentation slides.
For Jon Caldara’s presentation:
Here is a PDF copy of Jon’s presentation slides.