To claim CLE credit, view by: December 5, 2020
Note that Minnesota-licensed attorneys may earn up to 15 hours of their 45-hour requirement each reporting period by viewing on demand seminars. Depending on the jurisdiction in which you practice, you may or may not be able to claim credit for viewing this on demand seminar. Please check with your licensing agency for accreditation information.
Originally presented: October 25, 2018 | Course length: 6.5 hours
Gun Law Basics: Minnesota and Federal (45 MINUTES)
A focused, fast-paced look at current gun law, including important legislative and case law developments.
– Richard D. Hodsdon
3-D Printed Guns: Understanding the Unique Challenges They Present (30 MINUTES)
A discussion of 3-D printed guns, the unique challenges they present, and why Minnesota and other states are working to block the publication of 3-D printed gun blueprints.
– Peter J. Orput
Carrying a Firearm in Minnesota: Advising Permit-to-Carry Holders (60 MINUTES)
The nuts and bolts of advising permit to carry holders on their rights and responsibilities, including how to appeal a permit denial and expert advice sorting through the urban mythology surrounding use of force and gun law.
– Blair W. Nelson
Charging and Defending Gun Crimes: Practical Advice from the Prosecution and Defense Perspectives (60 MINUTES)
An overview and analysis of self-defense and other issues from both the defense and prosecution perspective. Will include “stand your ground” legislation and “castle doctrine”, a discussion of “active shooter” situations plus practical advice about how to manage cases involving guns.
– Marc S. Berris & Peter J. Orput
Questions & Answers (15 MINUTES)
– Marc S. Berris, Blair W. Nelson & Peter J. Orput
Firearm Prohibition and Restoration of Rights: The Who, Why & How (60 MINUTES)
A look at who cannot possess a gun under state and federal law and an overview of both the state and federal restoration process. Includes an analysis of Minn. Stat. 609.165 and 18 U.S.C. 925(c) and expungement.
– Kelly J. Keegan
Gun Trusts: Drafting Considerations; Helping Clients Avoid the Accidental Felony (60 MINUTES)
A review of basic classifications of firearms and related federal acts; understanding the practical benefits of a gun trust; key drafting considerations; federal regulations (41F); BATFE processes and key forms (1,4,5,20).
– Kyle J. Scott
Guns in America: A Second Look at the Second Amendment (60 MINUTES)
A balanced discussion about gun control and the many challenges facing Minnesota and the nation as we consider this complicated issue.
– Marc S. Berris, Peter J. Orput & David A. Schultz (pre-recorded remarks)
– Kelly J. Keegan, moderator
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Minnesota CLE has applied to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 6.5 standard CLE credits. The maximum number of total credits you may claim for attending this program is 6.5 credits.
Minnesota CLE also is applying to the Minnesota State Bar Association for 6.5 criminal law specialist credits.
Depending on the jurisdiction in which you practice, you may or may not be able to claim credit for viewing this on demand seminar. Please check with your licensing agency for accreditation information.