Upcoming CLE Programs

Bringing you the best and most relevant continuing education to help you be a better lawyer. Last year over 2,000 lawyers and judges volunteered for a NYSBA CLE. For decades, CLE volunteers have been developing and presenting seminars, preparing rich collections of written materials and raising the bar for legal practice in New York.


November 2018


Non-Compete Agreements and the Law 2018
Tuesday, November 27 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | NYC


Public Utility Law 2018 | This program has been postponed until Spring 2019
Tuesday, November 27 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Albany


Retirement 101: The Top 6 Things Both Clients and Attorneys Must Understand and Do
Wednesday, November 28 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Westchester


Streamlining Litigation - Views from the Bench in Upstate New York
Wednesday, November 28 | 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Buffalo
Wednesday, November 28 | 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Rochester
Wednesday, November 28 | 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Syracuse


Securities Arbitration and Mediation 2018: Evolution
Thursday, November 29 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | NYC 


Moving the Culture Forward: #MeToo and Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Thursday, November 29 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Albany


What Makes Lawyers Happy 
Thursday, November 29 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Saratoga Springs 


Ethics for Corporate Counsel
Friday, November 30 | 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | NYC


DecemBER 2018


Advanced Real Estate Topics 2018
Monday, December 3 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | NYC


Matrimonial Trial Institute VI: Deconstructing a Business Valuation Report
Monday, December 3 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Albany
Friday, December 7 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Rochester
Tuesday, December 11 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Long Island
Wednesday, December 12 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | NYC


Lobbying, Ethics, and the Role of the Lawyer in the Legislative Process
Tuesday, December 4 | 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Albany


Article 81 of the Mental Hygiene Law
Tuesday, December 4 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | NYC
Wednesday, December 12 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Albany 


The New Sexual Harassment Laws in New York: Are You Ready?
Tuesday, December 4 | 1:00 p.m.  - 2:15 p.m. | Webinar


Brownfield/Superfund Update 2018
Wednesday, December 5 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Albany


Cutting Edge Technologies and Your Practice: What Lawyers Need to Know Today to Prepare for the Digital Future
Thursday, December 6 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:35 p.m. | NYC


College Disciplinary Proceedings and Litigation
Thursday, December 6 | 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Albany


Representing the Start Up Venture Part II
Friday, December 7 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | NYC


Gain the Edge!®: Negotiation Strategies for Lawyers 2018
Friday, December 7 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | NYC


Ethics in Legal Practice: A Review of Recent Ethics Opinions in 2018
Friday, December 7 | 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. | Albany


NEW DATE (Rescheduled from November)
Representing the Client in a New York State Liquor Licensing Application
Monday, December 10 | 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Albany


Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Webinar Series
Part 1: Introduction to Blockchain & Cryptocurrency
Monday, December 10 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Webinar


Bridging the Gap - Winter 2018
Tuesday & Wednesday, December 11 & 12 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. | Syracuse
Tuesday & Wednesday, December 18 & 19 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. | NYC


Improv for Lawyers | Communication Skills Building Workshop
Tuesday, December 11 | 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. | NYC


Diversity & Inclusion for Attorneys Regarding Employees and Clients
Tuesday, December 11 | 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | NYC  


ABCs of Ethics: Advertising, Billing & Conflicts of Interest
Tuesday, December 11 | 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. | NYC


Data Breach Webinar Series
Making the Best of a Bad Situation: Breach Response
Tuesday, December 18 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Webinar


January 2019

Resolving E-Discovery Disputes Efficiently in Arbitration
Monday, January 28 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | NYC


FebruarY 2019

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Webinar Series
Part 2: Benefits & Risks of Its Use by Attorneys and Their Clients
Wednesday, February 6 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Webinar
Part 3: Cryptocurrency - Benefits & Risks of its Use by Attorneys and Their Clients
Tuesday, February 12 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Webinar


Medical Malpractice Litigation 2019
Wednesday, February 27 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Buffalo
Wednesday, February 27 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Long Island
Wednesday, February 27 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | NYC
Wednesday, February 27 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Syracuse


March 2019

15th Annual International Estate Planning Institute | NYC
Thursday, March 14 | 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. | Friday, March 15th | 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | NYC

Medical Malpractice Litigation 2019
Friday, March 8 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Albany


April 2019

2019 Commercial Litigation Academy
Thursday & Friday, April 4 & 5 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | NYC