Law Practice Management resources
provide lawyers, law firm managers and legal professionals with information on
practice management trends, marketing, client development, legal technology and
finance. Whether you’re a solo practitioner or a managing partner at a national
law firm, you’ll find law practice management resources to meet your day-to-day
practice needs. Checklists, best practices, publications and continuing
legal education programs provide up-to-date information and practical tips to
help you better manage your law practice.
Upcoming October Programs
Risk Management 2014 | Statewide CLE Program
4.0 MCLE Ethics Credits | Overall Planning Chair: Marian Rice
Thursday, October 30, 2014 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Albany | Scott Bush, Esq.
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | NYC | Mark Anesh, Esq.
Friday, November 21, 2014 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Buffalo | Dennis R. McCoy, Esq.
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Syracuse | Paul G. Ferrara, Esq.
Hot Topics in Law Practice Management 2014 Summit
Security Concerns for Law Firms | What You Need to Know about Cybersecurity, Data Security, Office Security and More
Co-sponsored by the Corporate Counsel Section
Thursday, November 20, 2014 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | NYC
7.0 MCLE Credits
New York Executive Conference Center | 1601 Broadway at 48th | New York, NY 10019
Located in the same building as the Crowne Plaza Hotel near Times Square. Entrance is on 48th Street.
Register online www.nysba.org/HotTopicsInLPM
New Requirement for Retainer Agreements
four of the Appellate Divisions recently adopted a new rule governing
contingent fees in claims and actions for personal injury and wrongful death.
The new rule is mandatory. The rules for the respective Appellate Divisions
are: First Judicial Department (22 N.Y.C.R.R. Section
603.7[e]); Second Judicial Department (22 N.Y.C.R.R.
Section 691.20[e]); Third Judicial Department (22 N.Y.C.R.R. Section
806.13[c]); and Fourth Judicial Department (22 N.Y.C.R.R.
Section 1022.31[c]). Lawyers should be aware that the language varies slightly
among the different Judicial Departments. Please note, these changes do NOT
apply to medical malpractice cases, which are NOT subject to the new rules and
must be handled in accordance with NYS Judiciary Law 474-a.
LPM CLE Programs
available online, on demand
Using Powerpoint at Trial
Powerpoint as a Tool of
1.5 MCLE Credits |
iPad for Legal Professionals | How To's and Best Practices
1.0 MCLE Credit |
Leveraging Technology in Your Practice | 25 Tips to Streamline Your Practice
2.0 MCLE Credits |
Legal Malpractice | Professional Liability Claims, Litigation Strategies and Ethics
4.0 MCLE Credits | www.nysba.org/LegalMalpracticeCLE
Marketing and Business Development 101 for Small to Medium
4.5 MCLE Credits |
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