$295 Special Rate for Newly Admitted Attorneys
Bridging the Gap CLE Program | August 2016
New York City Live Location | Available*
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 and Wednesday, August 10, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
New York City | CUNY Graduation Center
365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th & 35th | New York, NY 10016
Earn 16.0 MCLE credits by attending this two-day program.
Recent Graduates and Newly Admitted Attorneys | If you attend in person, this program will satisfy your annual MCLE requirement and carries 7.0 credits in areas of professional practice, 6.0 skills and 3.0 ethics credits.
* Newly admitted attorneys cannot receive skills credits for attending the Webcast, and can only receive ethics credits if they watch the Webcast live. Professional practice credits can be obtained in any format, including the archived webcast.
Program faculty will speak from the New York City location and will be broadcast live to other locations in an interactive video conference format, allowing “real time” interaction between all locations. This program is approved for MCLE credit for newly admitted attorneys in all locations, regardless of format. To register for the Albany video conference, the Buffalo video conference, or the Washington, D.C. video conference, please click on the links below:www.nysba.org/BTGAugust2016Albany
August 2016 Agenda Topics:
“To Blow or Not to Blow” | What to Do When You Get that 3:00 a.m. Call | Advising Clients Charged with DWI
Speaker: Peter Gerstenzang, Esq. | Gerstenzang, Sills & Gerstenzang
Project Management Skills for Attorneys
Speaker: Barbara J. Durkin, Esq. | SUNY College at Oneonta
Drafting a Pre-Nuptial Agreement | Key Considerations
Speaker: Rosalia Baiamonte, Esq. | Gassman Baiamonte Betts, PC
Anatomy of a Residential Mortgage Loan
Speaker: Jay L. Hack, Esq. | Gallet Dreyer & Berkey, LLP
Alternatives to Litigation | What All Lawyers Should Know about ADR and Mediation
Speaker: Jeffrey K. Anderson, Esq. | Anderson, Moschetti and Taffany
Risk Management 101 | Best Practice for Client Intake,Retainers and Letters of Engagement
Speaker: Marian C. Rice, Esq. | L’Abbate Balkan Colavita & Contini, LLP
New York Civil Practice and Procedure Update
Speaker: David L. Ferstendig, Esq. | Law Offices of David L. Ferstendig, LLC
Real Estate 101: Boundary Line Disputes | The Art and Science of Land Surveying | What Lawyers Need to Know
Speaker: Joanne Darcy Crum, Esq. | Lemery Greisler LLC
Skillfully Handling Your First Deposition | 10 Tips for Success
Speakers: Mirna M. Santiago, Esq. | White Fleischner & Fino, LLP
Matthew Bremner, Esq. | Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP
Cynthia P. Camacho, Esq. | Malapero & Prisco
Car Accidents | Handling an Automobile Litigation Case | What You Need to Know about No-Fault, Insurance Coverage and Liability
Speaker: Robert A. Glick, Esq. | Brand, Glick & Brand, PC
Advising a Start Up | Ethical Considerations in Representing Entrepreneurs
Speaker: Clifford R. Ennico, Esq. | Law Offices of Clifford R. Ennico
16.0 MCLE Credits
(7.0 areas of professional practice, 6.0 skills, 3.0 ethics)
This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
NYSBA Members - $420 | Non-Members - $695
$295 Special Rate for Newly Admitted Attorneys
*In order to receive this special rate, you MUST:
1. Be a recent grad or newly admitted attorney (admitted January 2014 or later)
2. Be a NYSBA member and
3. Register online or by phone at 1-800-582-2452.
• CLE seminar coupons and complimentary passes CANNOT be used for this program.
• Registration canceled less than three days from the program date will be assessed a $25.00 cancellation fee.
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