- Location -
Holiday Inn Rochester Airport
911 Brooks Avenue
Rochester, NY 14624
This program carries 4.0 MCLE credits in
A sound ethical compass and a civil and professional demeanor are the
hallmarks of successful and respected attorneys in all areas of
practice. This four hour program will provide attendees with an update
on developments in the law in the area of attorney ethics, including the
most recent case law. The rules of civility will be discussed, with
emphasis on practical pointers for dealing with the uncivil adversary
and civility issues within the law firm. The program concludes with a
discussion of real life hypotheticals by a panel of distinguished
practitioners and jurists which is certain to benefit attorneys in all
substantive areas of practice.
Don't miss this opportunity to obtain 4 MCLE Ethics credits at this
lively and thought-provoking program, which is annually one of NYSBA's
best attended CLE seminars.
9:10 a.m. - 9:50
I. WHAT’S NEW For 2013 on ETHICS? Speakers: Langston D. McFadden, Esq., Harter Secrest &
Emery LLP, Rochester
Andrea E. Tomaino, Esq., Principal Counsel - Attorney Grievance
Committee - 7th Judicial District, Rochester
9:50 a.m. - 10:30
II. CIVILITY IN EVERYDAY LAWYERING: WHAT ARE THE BASIC LESSONS TO
- The Civility Rules
- The Uncivil Adversary
- Civility vs. Aggressiveness
- Law Firm Civility Issues Speaker:
David H. Tennant, Esq., Nixon Peabody LLP, Rochester (Rochester
Local Program Chair)
10:30 a.m. - 10:40
10:40 a.m. - 12:45
COLLOQUIUM ON ETHICS AND CIVILITY
Fact Patterns to Address Everyday Civility and Ethical Issues
Speakers: Full Panel discussion (See Faculty listing
4.0 ETHICS CREDITS
Faculty: David H. Tennant, Esq., Nixon Peabody
LLP, Rochester, NY, Rochester Program Chair * Jeremy R. Feinberg,
Esq., Office of Court Administration, New York, NY * Andrea Tomaino,
Esq., Attorney Greivence Committee, Rochester, NY. *
Langston D. McFadden, Esq., Harter Secrest & Emery LLP,
Rochester, N.Y. * Hon. Frank P. Geraci, U.S. Dist.
Judge, WDNY, Rochester, N.Y. * Hon. Matthew A.
Rosenbaum, N.Y.S. Supreme Court - Commercial Division, 7th
Judicial Dist., Rochester, N.Y.
COURSE MATERIALS FOR NYSBA CLE PROGRAMS
ARE NOW DISTRIBUTED ELECTRONICALLY!
Prior to a scheduled program date, all
registrants will receive an email message containing a hyperlink that
when clicked will provide you with access to the complete course
materials in a searchable PDF format which can be downloaded to your
computer using the “Save As” option under your
“File” tab. Printing the complete materials is not required
for attending the program. Online materials are updated periodically to
reflect last minute submissions from program faculty, guaranteeing that
you will always have the latest version of the materials.
Traditional printed course books may be
ordered at the program site for a discounted price and will be shipped
subsequent to the program date.
From the NYS Thruway (Route 90) Exit the New York State Thruway (coming
East or West) at Exit 46-Rochester. At the exit take Interstate 390
North. Remain on Interstate 390, and exit 18A (Brooks Avenue East). Make
a right at the exit and an immediate right into the driveway of the
Holiday Inn Airport. Approximately 15 minutes. From Downtown Rochester
take Interstate 490 West to Interstate 390 South. Take Exit 18A (Brooks
Avenue East). Remain in the right hand lane and make a right into the
driveway of the Holiday Inn Airport. Approximately 10 minutes. From the
Greater Rochester International Airport at the exit of the Airport
Complex, make a right at the light (Brooks Avenue). Remain in the right
hand lane and make a right into the driveway of the Holiday Inn Airport.
Approximately 2 minutes.
The last day to pre-register online was April 18, 2013.
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