Continuing Legal Education

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits are awarded for attending most remote FDLI programs.

FDLI applies for CLE credit in Ohio and Virginia. Forms are made available at the end of the event.

FDLI applies for CLE credits prior to each meeting but sometimes the approval is not granted until after the conference. As approvals are received, updated CLE information will be posted online. You may also request to be notified.

FDLI does not currently offer CLE credit for individual webinars, nor New to Food and Drug Law events.


FDLI is an accredited provider in the state of Virginia. Attorneys should request the Virginia Certificate of Attendance and certify attendance online at


FDLI applies for CLE credit in the state of Ohio but is not an accredited provider. Attorneys should send their name, attorney number, and number of hours attended to Maura Schatz at [email protected] when the remote conference is over. FDLI will report the credits to the Ohio CLE Commission within 30 days of the event. 

Need Approval in Another State?

Many states offer CLE reciprocity. Virginia and Ohio approvals are recognized by the following states: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, and North Dakota. Please note that the following states do not have a mandatory CLE requirement for attorneys: District of Columbia, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan and South Dakota.

Each state bar has its own requirements which may change over time. It is the responsibility of the attorney to know and fulfill their requirements. For more information regarding your respective state’s CLE requirements, please visit the directory provided via the Continuing Legal Education Regulators Association.


FDLI is committed to providing high quality educational programming.  If you are not satisfied with a program you attended, please notify us.
Attendees are encouraged to pre-register for all conferences.  Individuals may also register on site on a “space-available” basis; late registrants are not guaranteed materials or meals. Please contact FDLI to confirm space availability.

Up to five business days prior to the meeting, registrations may be cancelled for a full refund (less a $75 fee) by notifying FDLI in writing. All refunds will be applied against the original form of payment. If FDLI cancels a meeting, FDLI is not responsible for any airfare, hotel, or other costs incurred by registrants. Some program topics and speakers may be subject to change without notice.

In consideration for being able to attend an FDLI meeting, you agree to allow FDLI, its licensees, successors, and assignees your full and complete irrevocable permission, without reservation or restriction, to be photographed/recorded at FDLI meetings, in any manner (video, audio or electronic, etc.) and for them to use said photograph(s)/recording(s) and your likeness as they deem appropriate in connection with any FDLI activity.