Recent Seventh Circuit Decisions

Richard P. Clem Continuing Legal Education
CLE Podcast: $10

Note: As with all Wisconsin on-demand CLE replays, credit for this course expired on December 31, and it is no longer eligible for Wisconsin CLE credit. Therefore, it is not eligible for credit in other states based upon Wisconsin approval. It remains eligible for self-study credit in some states. New programs will be available starting in February, 2011.

This CLE program was approved by the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.0 credit of Repeated On-Demand credit between the dates of October 9 and December 31, 2010. To view the Wisconsin course approval, click here. This program was originally presented on September 18, 2010, in St. Paul, Minnesota. This audio program runs approximately one hour. Click Here to View the Course Description

To participate in this online program for CLE credit, please follow the following steps:

  1. Download the written course materials. This is a PDF of eight pages: Course Materials (PDF)
  2. Download and listen to the program. The program is available in MP3 format. The MP3 version is broken down into five separate files. Follow the following links to download and play the five-part MP3 file:
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  5. If you desire a certificate of completion, e-mail the three code words to me at, or mail them with your payment to the address below.
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    Richard P. Clem
    P.O. Box 14957
    Minneapolis, MN 55414

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    Recent Seventh Circuit, $10

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Program Description

We’ll be looking at recent noteworthy cases from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Topics include: Wisconsin Unfair Sales Act not preempted by Sherman Act; Wisconsin integrated bar compelled speech limitations; “heckler’s veto”; speech by student organizations; firearms possession by user of controlled substance; Wiretap Act; EEOC retaliation claim; and more. This is an audio replay of a program originally presented in St. Paul, Minnesota, on September 18, 2010.

The program is presented by Richard P. Clem. He has a B.A. in history from the University of Minnesota, and a J.D., cum laude, from Hamline University School of Law. He has been in private practice in the Twin Cities for over 20 years. His reported cases include: Asociacion Nacional de Pescadores a Pequena Escala o Artesanales de Colombia v. Dow Quimica de Colombia, 988 F.2d 559, rehearing denied, 5 F.3d 530 (5th Cir. 1993), cert. denied, 510 U.S. 1041 (1994); LaMott v. Apple Valley Health Care Center, 465 N.W.2d 585 (Minn. Ct. App. 1991); Abo el Ela v. State,468 N.W.2d 580 (Minn. Ct. App. 1991).

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