Rule 14-405. MCLE requirements for lawyers and paralegal practitioners on inactive status.

(a) Lawyers and paralegal practitioners on inactive status are not subject to MCLE requirements while on inactive status.

(b) Return to active status. A lawyer who is on inactive status for six months or more and who returns to active status must complete the12-hour Accredited CLE requirement by June 30 of the Compliance Cycle that begins after the lawyer’s return to active status A paralegal practitioner who is on inactive status for six months or more and who returns to active status must complete the six-hour Accredited CLE requirement by June 30 of the Compliance Cycle that begins after the paralegal practitioner’s return to active status.

(c) A lawyer who has been on inactive status for less than six months may not elect active status until completing the Accredited CLE requirements that were incomplete at the time the lawyer elected to be enrolled as an inactive member. A paralegal practitioner who has been on inactive status for less than six months may not elect active status until completing the Accredited CLE requirements that were incomplete at the time the paralegal practitioner elected to be enrolled as an inactive paralegal practitioner.

Effective May 1, 2021.