Local & State Government Section Meeting

Thursday, January 17, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Total MCLE Credits: 6.00 (Professional Practice 5.00, Ethics 1.00)
Rendezvous Ballroom- 3rd Floor
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Section Chair
Richard K. Zuckerman, Esq., Lamb & Barnosky, LLP

PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS:    
Bernis E. Nelson, Esq., Bernis E. Nelson, Attorney at Law
A. Thomas Levin, Esq., Meyer Suozzi English & Klein, P.C.
Adam L. Wekstein, Esq., Hocherman Tortorella & Wekstein, LLP

9:00 AM - 9:10 AM
Welcoming Remarks
Bernis E. Nelson, Esq.

9:10 AM -10:00 AM
Employment Law: Social Media and Acceptable Use Policies (1.0 Credit in Areas of Professional Practice)
Speaker:
 Richard K. Zuckerman, Esq., Lamb & Barnosky, LLP

10:00 AM-10:10 AM
Break

10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Wireless Communications: Small Cell Sites (1.0 Credit in Areas of Professional Practice)
Speaker: Rebecca J.L. Ruscito, Esq., NYCOM

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Municipal Fees | Part I (1.0 Credit in Areas of Professional Practice)
Speakers
A. Thomas Levin, Esq.

Meyer Suozzi English & Klein, P.C.

Adam L. Wekstein, Esq.
Hocherman Tortorella & Wekstein, LLP

Peter A. Meisels, Esq.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker, LLP

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch (On your own)

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Executive Committee Meeting 
2nd Floor | Clinton | All are welcome

1:30 PM
Annual Business Meeting

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM Municipal Fees | Part II (0.5 Credit in Areas of Professional Practice) 
Speakers
A. Thomas Levin, Esq
Meyer Suozzi English & Klein, P.C.

Adam L. Wekstein, Esq.
Hocherman Tortorella & Wekstein, LLP

Peter A. Meisels, Esq.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker, LLP

2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Constitutional Law: Murphy/10th Amendment and Supreme Court Overview
(1.5 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice)
Speakers:
Doris F. Bernhardt, Esq.
New York City Law Department

Meryl Holt Silverman, Esq.
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Richard P. Dearing, Esq.
New York City Law Department

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM Break 

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Ethics for Local and State Government Law Practitioners (1.0 Credit in Ethics)
Speakers:
Steven G. Leventhal, Esq.
Leventhal, Cursio, Mullaney & Blinkoff, LLP

Mark L. Davies, Esq.

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 3rd, 2019. For more details, please contact Kristina Gagnon in writing at New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, New York 12207 or kmgagnon@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 Kristina Gagnon at 518-487-5669.

For questions about this specific program, please contact Kristina Gagnon at 518-487-5669. For registration questions only, please call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452. Fax registration form to 518-463-5993.