NJ High Court Eyes Anti-Bias Training Requirement For Attys

Law360 (September 16, 2020, 3:12 PM EDT) -- The New Jersey Supreme Court is weighing a change to the state's continuing legal education requirements that would require trainings on inclusion, diversity, and the elimination of bias, a move that has previously been endorsed by the state bar association.

The court on Monday issued a notice and asked for public comment on the amendment, which would require attorneys in New Jersey to complete two credit hours every two years that focus on diversity, inclusion and the elimination of bias as part of the credit hours required on ethics and professionalism.

The proposal would also increase the number of ethics and...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Attached Documents

Related Sections

Companies

Government Agencies

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!