ACC NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION NEWS
ACC National Capital Region is excited to present the 2018 Corporate Counsel Awards - the top honor in this region for the in-house community. This is the 13th year of these prestigious awards.
We recently announced the 2018 Corporate Counsel Award finalists. Click here to see the impressive list.
We also will honor the following special award recipients:
In-House Innovator Awards: The legal departments of Fannie Mae and the National Association of Manufacturers
Corporate Counsel Career Achievement Award: Cynthia (Cindy) M. Lewin
ACC NCR Service Award: Stephen Epstein
Lifetime Achievement Award: Ilene G. Reid
CLE Programs - FAQs re VA Mandatory Continuing Legal Education
What are the deadlines, requirements, and penalties?
MCLE DEADLINE: October 31, 2018: Failure to complete 12 CLE hours including 2 hours in ethics/professionalism and 4 hours from live, interactive programs by October 31, 2018, will result in a $100 non-compliance fee.
MCLE REPORTING DEADLINE: December 15, 2018: Failure to certify the required MCLE hours by December 15, 2018, will result in a $100 late filing fee. Must be reported online or received in MCLE office by 4:45 p.m.
ADDITIONAL LATE FILING FEE: February 1, 2019: Failure to certify the required MCLE hours by February 1, 2019, will result in an ADDITIONAL $100 late filing fee.
What CLE programs will ACC NCR host before the deadline?
What about CLE programs in ethics/professionalism?
ACC NCR will host two-hour, in-person ONLY, CLE programs that satisfy the ethics/professionalism requirement in:
-- McLean, VA, on October 2; and
-- Richmond, VA - broadcast via videoconference to Norfolk, VA - on October 30.
May I listen to an on-demand recording of aN ACC NCR CLE program and request CLE credit?
On-demand recordings of ACC NCR web seminars and the materials from all programs are available on our website so that members may access the substance of the program even if they were unable to participate at the time. However, CLE credit is not available for on-demand recordings unless explicitly advertised as an exception.
2018 PHONE BOOKS
Copies of the 2018 ACC National Capital Region Membership Directory are now available. Members can download the the document by clicking here (password protected). Members who want a physical copy of the book, please send Shannon Graving an e-mail requesting one (Shannon.Graving-NCR@accglobal.com). LImited quantities. And if you have an update to your work information, please e-mail ACC headquarters at email@example.com.