Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Legal Education Credit

Please note that the MLA is an accredited provider of New York CLE credit and Certificates of Attendance will be issued by our CLE Committee. In our experience, members have generally been able to obtain CLE credit in other jurisdictions by contacting their local bar association and submitting copies of their New York certificate, timed agenda, and written materials.

  1. Please download and save the New York Attorney Affirmation prior to beginning your video presentation so that you can note on the form the required CLE code or codes provided during the presentation.
  2. At the conclusion of your video, please download and complete a copy of the MLA’s Evaluation Survey.
  3. When the presentation is finished, please complete all information requested in the Attorney Affirmation and send the completed copy of the Attorney Affirmation to the following email addresses (please copy and paste):

[email protected]
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[email protected]

We would also appreciate your submission of the completed MLA Evaluation Survey via the above email.

You will receive immediate acknowledgment of your submission. Once your participation and eligibility are verified, a New York CLE certificate will be issued by email. If you have any questions please contact Brian Eisenhower at: [email protected].

The written materials for this CLE program are available here. The timed agenda for the joint fall 2018 meeting of the Carriage of Goods and Marine Insurance committees is available here.


University of Miami School of Law

October 17, 2018

The Maritime Law Association would like to thank the University of Miami School of Law for hosting our Fall presentations and providing video support for these recorded presentations.

Carriage of Goods Committee and Marine Insurance Committee Joint Meeting and CLE Program – October 2018 (Coral Gables)

“BLOCKCHAIN – From Proof of Concept to Implementation”
Mark E. Newcomb, Vice Chair, Carriage of Goods Committee, and Counsel and Vice President – Claims & Insurance, Zim American Integrated Shipping Services Co. LLC)

Description: Advantages of Blockchain implementation in ocean carriage.

AIMU Update provided by John A. Miklus, President of the American Institute of Marine Underwriters.

CARGO CLAIMS IN THE EUROPEAN UNION – Perspective of U.S. Claimant – Impacts of Brexit
Corinna R. Kuss, Partner, Kuss Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft mbB

Description: Laws and conventions applicable to US claimants seeking recoveries in the European Union and the effect of Brexit.

60 minutes Total New York CLE Credits in Areas of Professional Practice – Appropriate for both Newly Admitted (Transitional) and Experienced (Non-Transitional) New York Attorneys