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Order 16-06: Expanding the Scope of Acceptable Continuing Legal Education Topics and Increasing the Number of On-demand Credits in a Reporting Cycle
On Nov. 2, 2016, the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners filed a rule petition to expand the scope of acceptable continuing legal education topics under SCR 31.02 and to amend SCR 31.05 to increase the number of on-demand credits that a lawyer may use in a reporting cycle and to permit use of some on-demand credits for reinstatement, readmission, or reactivation of a law license.
ORDER ISSUED: March 20, 2017
DISPOSITION: Petition adopted; effective July 1, 2017.
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