Not-For-Profit Comm. Real Property Law Section

Friday, January 26, 2018 9:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Total MCLE Credits: 3.00 (Professional Practice 3.00)
Madison, 2nd Floor
#nysba18

Register Here or Download The Registration Form Here.
 

MODIFYING RESTRICTIONS ON A CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION: DOCTRINE OF CY PRES AND MATTER OF PHELPS SMITH (PAUL SMITH’S COLLEGE)

Co-sponsored by the Not-for-Profit Corporations Law Committee of the Business Law Section and The Committee on Charitable Organizations of the Trusts and Estates Law Section

Program 
9:00 am – 12 pm | Madison, 2nd Floor

SECTION CHAIR
Patricia E. Watkins, Esq., Bartlett, Pontiff, Stewart & Rhodes PC, Glens Falls

COMMITTEE AND PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
Susan Golden, Esq., Venable LLP, New York City
Anne Reynolds Copps, Esq., Copps DiPaola PLLC, Albany 

9:00 am – 9:25 am
The Doctrine of Cy Pres; Role of The New York Bar Foundation
Susan B. Lindenauer, Esq. of New York, Member of the Board and Chair of the Committee on Cy Pres and Restricted Gifts of The New York Bar Foundation

9:25 am – 9:30 am
Break 

9:30 am – 10:45 am
Matter of Phelps Smith
 (Paul Smith’s College of Arts and Sciences)
Carl L. Distefano, Esq., Office of the NYS Attorney General, New York City
Frank J. Patyi, Esq., Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC, Syracuse

10:45 am – 11:00 am
Questions/Break 

11:00 am – 12:00 pm 
Practice Tips (Modifying Restrictions on a Charitable Contribution)
Anne Reynolds Copps, Esq., Copps DiPaola PLLC, Albany
Carl L. Distefano, Esq., Office of the NYS Attorney General, New York City
Susan Golden, Esq., Venable LLP, New York City
Frank J. Patyi, Esq., Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC, Syracuse

Register Here or Download The Registration Form Here.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Under New York’s MCLE rule, this program has been approved for a total of 3.0 credit hours (3.0 Areas of Professional Practice). This program will NOT qualify for credit for newly-admitted attorneys because it is not a basic practical skills program. 

Discounts and Scholarships: New York State Bar Association members and non-members may apply for a discount or scholarship to attend this program, based on financial hardship. This discount applies to the educational portion of the program only. Under this policy, any member of our Association or non-member who has a genuine basis for their hardship, if approved, can receive a discount or scholarship, depending on the circumstances. Request for discounts or scholarships must be received prior to January 12, 2018. For more details, please contact Amy jasiewicz in writing at New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, New York 12207 or ajasiewicz@nysba.org.

Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities:  NYSBA welcomes participation by individuals with disabilities. NYSBA is committed to complying with all applicable laws that prohibit discrimination against individuals on the basis of disability in the full and equal enjoyment of its goods, services, programs, activities, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodations. To request auxiliary aids or services or if you have any questions regarding accessibility, please contact Amy Jasiewicz at 518-487-5682. 

For overnight room accommodations, please call the New York Hilton Midtown at 1-800-445-8667 and identify yourself as a member of the New York State Bar Association or on the web at www.nysba.org/am18accomm. The rate will be based on room selection (single/double occupancy) and arrival/departure dates with additional taxes and hotel fees. The discounted rate for January 21st and January 22nd is $179 per night. The discounted rate for January 23rd through January 28th is $229 per night. A rate of $209 will be offered to those with overlapping dates.  Reservations must be made by December 15, 2017. 

For questions about this specific program, please contact Amy Jasiewicz at 518-487-5682. For registration questions only, please call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452. Fax registration form to 518-463-5993.