Saturday, March 22, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.
Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel
801 University Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210-0801
Not Able to Attend in Person?
A Live Webcast Option is Available Friday, March 21, 2014
4.0 MCLE Credits: 3.0 Professional Practice; 1.0 Ethics
* Newly admitted attorneys (less than 24 months) must attend the program in-person to earn New York MCLE credit.
Featuring: David Paul Horowitz, Esq., Ressler & Ressler
This program is the fourth annual update on New York Civil Practice rules and decisions delivered state-wide by David Paul Horowitz. Mr. Horowitz will discuss recent developments in New York civil practice, flagging problems, suggesting solutions, and focusing on best practices. Topics include ethics, the new uniform notice of claim statute, statutes of limitations, jurisdiction, pleadings, electronic and other disclosure developments, evidence, motion practice, and trials, emphasizing the practical impact of recent case and statutory developments.
A must-attend program for New York practitioners.
8:30-9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00-9:10 a.m. Welcome and Introduction
9:10-9:35 a.m. I. Statutes of Limitation & Jurisdiction
9:35-10:00 a.m. II. Notices of Claim & Commencement
10:00-10:25 a.m. III. Pleadings & Motion Practice
10:25-10:50 a.m. IV. Ethical Issues in Electronic Disclosure & Client Confidentiality
10:50-11:00 a.m. Break
11:00-11:25 a.m. V. Disclosure
11:25-11:50 a.m. VI. Expert Witnesses
11:50 a.m.-12:15 p.m. VII. Summary Judgment Practice & Trial
12:15-12:40 p.m. VIII. Ethics Developments & Dilemmas
12:40 p.m. Adjournment
NYSBA Members $125
Non Members $225
Note: Registration fees increase ten days prior to the program date.