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.


February 2019

Brexit: Current Status and Possible Future Outcomes
Wednesday, February 20 | 6:30 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. | NYC

Commercial Real Estate Leases 2019
Friday, February 22 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Immigration Law 2019: Skills and Practice
Monday, February 25 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | NYC & Webcast

Cryptocurrency - Benefits & Risks of Its Use by Attorneys and Their Clients
This program was rescheduled from its original date of February 12
Tuesday, February 26 | 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Webinar

Antitrust "Plus Factors"
Wednesday, February 27 | 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. | NYC

Medical Malpractice Litigation 2019
Wednesday, February 27 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Long Island
Wednesday, February 27 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Syracuse  

New York & FLSA Overtime Law Update
Thursday, February 28 | 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Webinar

Beyond Inclusion: Diversity and Mentoring in the Legal Profession
Thursday, February 28 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. | NYC


March 2019  

Medical Malpractice Litigation 2019
Friday, March 1 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | NYC
Friday, March 8 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Albany & Webcast  

Using Social Media in Your Practice
Monday, March 4 | 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | NYC

Timely Professional Concerns – Respect for Diversity
Monday, March 4 | 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | NYC

Ethical Practices for Social Media Evidence
Monday, March 4 | 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | NYC 

ARMA Metro NYC Spring Conference: The Gateway to Information Governance
Tuesday, March 5 | 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Current Law & Practice in Roberts Litigation
Tuesday, March 5 | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | NYC

Emerging Contaminants & Environmental Law 
Tuesday, March 5 | 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Webinar 

Bridging the Gap Spring 2019  
Thursday, March 7 – Friday, March 8 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC
Thursday, March 21 – Friday, March 22 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast

How to Build a Successful Solo Practice Out of a Home Office 
Monday, March 11 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | NYC 

HIPAA Basics 2019
Monday, March 11 | 2:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. | NYC & Webcast 

Taking the Lead 2019: Winning Strategies and Techniques for Commercial Cases
Tuesday, March 12 | 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. | NYC

Electronic Information in Criminal Investigations and Proceedings
Wednesday, March 13 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | NYC

Legal Ethics in the Digital Age 2019 
Wednesday, March 13 | 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Representing Veterans in Setting Up and Running Businesses
Wednesday, March 13 | 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Westchester

Trusts & Estates in the Digital Age: New Technologies Creating Assets & Liabilities
Thursday, March 14 | 9:00 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. | NYC

Healthcare Privacy, the Electronic Health Record, and Technological Developments
Thursday, March 14 | 10:00 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. | NYC

The Intersection of e-Discovery and Foreign Parties & Law - How Electronic Information Can Go Across Borders
Thursday, March 14 | 1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. | NYC

Social Media, Hate Speech, Privacy & the First Amendment
Thursday, March 14 | 2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. | NYC

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

Protecting Personal Injury Recoveries for Persons on Public Benefits
Friday, March 15 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | NYC & Webcast

Being Heard at Hearings | Local Criminal Court Practice
Monday, March 18 | 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | NYC
Friday, March 22 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Buffalo
Thursday, March 28 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Albany & Webcast
Friday, March 29 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Long Island
Friday, March 29 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Westchester

Legal Malpractice 2019
Tuesday, March 19 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast
Wednesday, March 20 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Long Island 
Monday, March 25 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | NYC 
Thursday, March 28 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Rochester

Family Court Practical Skills: Support, Custody, Family Offense Hearings & Diversity
Friday, March 22 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | NYC 

New York Appellate Practice
Friday, March 22
| 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Rochester
Friday, March 29 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Arbitration 2019 – What Parties & Their Counsel Have a Right to Expect & Arbitrators Should Be Delivering: Arbitration at Its Best
Monday, March 25 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Easement Law in New York
Friday, March 29 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast


April 2019

The Purchase & Sale of a Business
Monday, April 1 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | NYC

Accounting for Lawyers
Monday, April 1 | 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | NYC
Tuesday, April 16 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Albany

Amendments to the Commercial Division Rules 
This program was originally scheduled for February 13
Tuesday, April 2 | 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Webinar 

Family Court Practical Skills: Support, Custody, Family Offense Hearings & Diversity
Tuesday, April 2 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Albany & Webcast
Wednesday, April 3 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Westchester
Thursday, April 4 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Long Island
Thursday, April 4 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Syracuse
Monday, April 8
| 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Buffalo

New York Appellate Practice
Thursday, April 4 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Albany
Friday, April 5 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Long Island
Monday, April 15
| 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Westchester 

Commercial Litigation | Bridging the Gap
Thursday, April 4 – Friday, 5 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Commercial Mortgage Foreclosures & Workouts
Thursday, April 4 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Rochester
Friday, April 5 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

We All Speak Justice Here! Ensuring Language Access in the New York Courts
Friday, April 5
| 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | NYC

Introductory Lessons on Ethics & Civility 2019
Tuesday, April 9 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Buffalo
Wednesday, April 10 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast
Friday, April 12 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Long Island
Friday, April 12
| 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | NYC & Webcast
Friday, April 12
| 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Rochester

Being Heard at Hearings | Local Criminal Court Practice
Monday, April 8, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Syracuse 
Thursday, April 11 
| 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Glens Falls
Thursday, April 11 | 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Rochester

Advanced Commercial Mediation Training
Friday, April 12 & Monday, April 15 | 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Long Island

Handling Tough Issues in a Plaintiff's Personal Injury Action
Monday, April 15 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | NYC
Wednesday, April 17 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Albany & Webcast
Thursday, April 18 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Rochester

Legal Malpractice 2019 
Tuesday, April 16 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Westchester

Business Law Basics 
Monday, April 29 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC


May 2019

DWI on Trial – The Big Apple XIX
Thursday, May 2 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC & Webcast

Public Utility Law 2018
This program was originally scheduled for November 2018 and was rescheduled
Thursday, May 2 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Albany

Handling Tough Issues in a Plaintiff's Personal Injury Action
Thursday, May 2 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Long Island
Friday, May 3 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Buffalo

Medical Malpractice Litigation 2019
Monday, May 6 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Buffalo  

Anatomy of a Trust 
Tuesday, May 7 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Albany
Tuesday, May 7 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Buffalo
Tuesday, May 21 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Long Island
Friday, May 31 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Insurance Coverage Update 2019
Friday, May 10 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Buffalo
Friday, May 10 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | NYC
Friday, May 17 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast 
Friday, May 17 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Long Island

Starting a Solo Practice in New York
Monday, May 13 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

U.S. Immigration Law 
Friday, May 17 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Disabilities in the Legal Profession
Monday, May 20 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

The GDPR at One Year
Thursday, May 23 | 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Webinar

Keeping Current with Automobile Litigation in New York
Thursday, May 30 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Albany & Webcast
Friday, May 31 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Buffalo
Friday, May 31 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Long Island

June

Keeping Current with Automobile Litigation in New York
Monday, June 3 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Bridging the Gap - Skills
Friday, June 7 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Unraveling the New Tax Law’s Impact on Domestic Relations Law
Friday, June 7 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Long Island
Friday, June 7 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Rochester
Tuesday, June 11 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Westchester
Wednesday, June 12 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Albany
Friday, June 14 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Antitrust Law Basics
Monday, June 10 | 2:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. | NYC

Ethics 2019: Legal Ethics in the Real World (Registration coming soon)
Monday, June 10 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Albany
Monday, June 10 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | NYC
Additional locations to be added

Social Media Guidelines (Registration coming soon)
Monday, June 17 | 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC  

International Bridging the Gap 2019 
Monday, June 17 – Tuesday, June 18 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC

Purchases & Sales of Homes
Friday, June 14 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Rochester
Wednesday, June 19
| 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Westchester
Thursday, June 20 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Long Island
Friday, June 21 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | NYC
Additional locations (dates TBD): Albany, Buffalo & Syracuse