General Practice and General Programs of Interest

General Practice Section and General Practice Programs of Interest

The General Practice Section seeks to provide information that helps general practice and solo/small firm attorneys in the daily practice of law.

One of our primary goals is to enhance the competence and skills of lawyers engaged in the general practice of law, to improve their ability to deliver the most efficient and highest quality legal services to their clients and to provide a forum through which general practitioners may cooperate and assist each other in the resolution of the daily issues of practicing law.


Upcoming Programs
U.S. Supreme Court & NY Court of Appeals Round-Up 2019

Tuesday, August 20 | 12:00 p.m. –  2:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast

Representing Tenants - 2019 Legislative Update
Friday, August 23 | 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast

Hot Topics in New York State Hemp Law
Tuesday, September 10 | 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Buffalo 

Non-Compete Agreements in New York 2019 | This program was originally scheduled for April 8
Monday, September 16 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | NYC & Webcast

New York Fair Trial Free Press Conference Fall 2019 

Monday, October 21 | 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | NYC
Wednesday, October 30 | 12:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. | Syracuse

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


Recorded Program Archive
Service Animals Versus Emotional Support Animals
DWIs, License Implication and Refusals 2019
New York Appellate Practice (2019)
DWI on Trial - The Big Apple XIX 2019

Public Utility Law (2019)

Navigating the Legal Pitfalls - Requests for Animals (2019)

Hot Topics in Cannabis Law: CBD Rulemaking, CRTA, Ethics (2019)

U.S. Immigration Law (2019)


Publications
New York Contract Law: A Guide for Non-New York Attorneys
Glen Banks, Esq.

Admission to the New York State Bar
Daniel C. Brennan, Esq.

Attorney Escrow Accounts - 4th Edition
Peter V. Voffey, Esq.
Anne Reynolds Copps, Esq.


Grow Your Practice: Legal Marketing & Business Development
Carol Schiro Greenwald, Ph.D.

Best Practices in Legal Management
Barry E. Jackson, CLM, CPA
Kimberly A. Swetland
Roseann S. Lentin
Marjorie L. Stein
Rita I. Thompson, CLM
Kenneth Knott, CPA


Relevant Book and Form Products of Interest for General Practice
Admission to the New York State Bar (Print) 
Admission to the New York State Bar (E-Book) 
Arbitration (Downloadable Forms) 
Attorney Escrow Accounts: Rules, Regulations and Related Topics, 4th Edition (Print) 
Attorney Escrow Accounts: Rules, Regulations and Related Topics, 4th Edition (E-Book) 
Best Practices in Legal Management (Book with Forms on CD) 
Best Practices in Legal Management (E-Book) 
Best Practices in Legal Management (Downloadable Forms) 
Courts of New York: A Guide to Court Procedures (Print) 
Courts of New York: A Guide to Court Procedures (E-Book) 
Definitive Creative Impasse-Breaking Techniques in Mediation (Print)
Definitive Creative Impasse-Breaking Techniques in Mediation (E-Book)
Depositions: Practice and Procedure in Federal and New York State Courts, 2nd Edition (Print)
Depositions: Practice and Procedure in Federal and New York State Courts, 2nd Edition (E-Book) 
Debt Collection (Downloadable Forms)
Disability Law and Practice: Special Education, Assistive Technology and Vocational Rehabilitation—Book 1 (Print) 
Disability Law and Practice: Special Education, Assistive Technology and Vocational Rehabilitation—Book 1 (E-Book) 
Disability Law and Practice: Financial and Health Care Benefits and Future Planning—Book 2 (Print) 
Disability Law and Practice: Financial and Health Care Benefits and Future Planning—Book 2 (E-Book)
Disability Law and Practice: Civil Rights of People with Disabilities: Law, Litigation and Attorney Fees - Book 3 (Print) 
Disability Law and Practice: Civil Rights of People with Disabilities: Law, Litigation and Attorney Fees - Book 3 (E-Book)
PSS: Debt Collection and Judgment Enforcement, 2018-2019 (Print Edition)
PSS: Debt Collection and Judgment Enforcement, 2018-2019 (E-Book)
Debt Collection and the Enforcement of Money Judgments, 2nd Edition (Print)
Debt Collection and the Enforcement of Money Judgments, 2nd Edition (E-Book) 
Elder Law and Special Needs Planning/Will Drafting 2018-2019
Enforcement of Money Judgments (Downloadable Forms)
Evidentiary Privileges (Grand Jury, Criminal and Civil Trials), 6th Edition (Print)
Evidentiary Privileges (Grand Jury, Criminal and Civil Trials), 6th Edition (E-Book) 
Foundation Evidence, Questions and Courtroom Protocols, 5th Edition (Print)
Foundation Evidence, Questions and Courtroom Protocols, 5th Edition (E-Book) 
Grow Your Practice: Legal Marketing and Business Development Strategies (Print) 
Grow Your Practice: Legal Marketing and Business Development Strategies (E-Book) 
Legal Careers in New York State Government, 10th Edition 
Legal Writer: Writing It Right (Print) 
Legal Writer: Writing It Right (E-Book) 
Making a Modern Constitution: The Prospects for Constitutional Reform in New York 
Municipal Ethics in New York: A Primer for Attorneys and Public Officials (Print) 
Municipal Ethics in New York: A Primer for Attorneys and Public Officials (E-Book) 
New York Contract Law: A Guide for Non-New York Attorneys (Print) 
New York Contract Law: A Guide for Non-New York Attorneys (E-Book) 
New York Lawyers' Practical Skills Series, 2018-2019 (19 Titles - Print Edition) 
New York Lawyers' Practical Skills Series, 2018-2019 (19 Titles - E-Book Editions) 
New York Municipal Formbook, 4th Edition
New York Practice Forms on CD, 2018-19
 
NYSBA New York Rules of Professional Conduct (Amended 2018)
Pathway to the Profession: From Law School to Lawyer (E-Book) 
Planning Ahead Guide: How to Establish an Advance Exit Plan to Protect Your Clients' Interests in the Event of Your Disability, Retirement or Death 
Power of Attorney (Downloadable Forms)  
Practitioner's Handbook for Appeals to the Court of Appeals, 3rd Edition (Print)
Practitioner's Handbook for Appeals to the Court of Appeals, 3rd Edition (E-Book) 
Post-Trial Practice and Procedures  (Print) 
School Law, 37th Edition  
Social Security Law and Practice, 2018-2019
PSS: Social Security Law and Practice, 2018-2019 (Print Edition) 
PSS: Social Security Law and Practice, 2018-2019 (E-Book) 
Understanding the Second Amendment: Gun Regulation in America Today and Yesterday (Print) 
Understanding the Second Amendment: Gun Regulation in America Today and Yesterday  (E-Book) 


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