Family Law Section Curriculum

The purpose of this Section shall be to bring together, for the furtherance of their mutual interests, and the public interest, members of the New York State Bar Association who are concerned about matrimonial and family law.


Upcoming Programs
Special Education Law Update 2019

Wednesday, October 2 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | Albany & Webcast
Thursday, October 3 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | Syracuse
Friday, October 4 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | NYC
Friday, October 11 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | Westchester 

Matrimonial Law Basics 2019
Tuesday, October 22 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | Long Island
Friday, October 25 |  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | Albany & Webcast
Wednesday, October 30 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | Westchester 
Friday, November 1 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | Syracuse
Friday, November 1 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | NYC
Thursday, November 7 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m | Buffalo

Update 2019
Tuesday, October 29 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Albany & Webcast

Matrimonial Trial Institute I: A Mock Financial Trial
Wednesday, December 4 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC
Wednesday, December 4 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Westchester
Friday, December 6 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast 
Tuesday, December 10 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Long Island 
Wednesday, December 11 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Rochester 


Beginner Level Family Law Programs
Basics of Handling a Custody Case (2019)
Innovations in Family Court (2019)

Family Court Practical Skills: Support, Custody Offense (2019)

Matrimonial Law Practical Skills: Preparing for and Conducting Party Depositions
 (2018)
Critical Areas in Matrimonial Law: Drafting Pendente Lite, Modification and In Limine Motions (2018
)
Basics of Matrimonial Law Practice
(2017)
Family Court Trial Institute: Orders of Protection (2016)

Family Court Trial Institute: Support Hearings (2016)

Representing the Unmarried Couple (2016)

Basics of Business Valuation in Matrimonial Matters (2016)

So Custody is an Issue: What Do We Do Now? (2015)

Representing LGBT Clients After Obergefell (2015)

Bridging the Gap Segments
Drafting a Pre-Nuptial Agreement | Key Considerations
Separate Property and Comingling
Matrimonial Law | Client Counseling in New York State
Negotiating a Separation Agreement in a Matrimonial Case in New York State
Family Law 101 | Client Counseling, Separation Agreements, Child Support, Custody and Visitation
 
Matrimonial and Family Law Update 2017

Intermediate Level Family Law Programs

Divorce Anniversaries: Valuation, Executive Comp (2015)

Using Tax Returns to Develop your EDL & Support Case (2015)

Matrimonial Trial Institute: A Mock Financial Trial (2013) 

Advanced Level Family Law Programs
Matrimonial Trial Institute VI: Deconstructing a Business Valuation Report
 (2018) 
Critical Areas in Matrimonial Practice:
 Evidence, Ethics & Separate Property Commingling
Qualified Retirement Plans (2017)

Understanding State & Federal Retirement Plans (2016) 


Publications
Matrimonial Law, 2018-2019
Willard H. DaSilva, Esq. Publish
Joshua B. Gruner, Esq. 

Contract Doctrine & Martial Agreements in New York - 3rd Edition
Elliot Scheinberg, Esq.


Relevant Book and Form Products of Interest for Family and Matrimonial Law
Contract Doctrine and Marital Agreements in New York, Third Edition (Print)
Contract Doctrine and Marital Agreements in New York, Third Edition (2016 Supplement for Past Purchasers)
 
Contract Doctrine and Marital Agreements in New York, Third Edition (E-Book)
 
PSS: Matrimonial Law, 2018-2019 (Print Edition) 
PSS: Matrimonial Law, 2018-2019 (E-Book) 
Matrimonial Law (Downloadable Forms) 
New York State Bar Association Family Law Forms--Powered by HotDocs® (Downloadable) 


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