8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions
Kevin J. Smith, Esq. | Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP | New York, NY
Mark A. Berman, Esq. | Ganfer & Shore, LLP | New York, NY
9:10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Venue Decisions: State Court vs. Federal Court vs. Arbitration vs. Mediation
Robert S. Friedman, Esq. | Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP | New York, NY
Timothy A. Greensfelder, Esq. | AIG Investments | New York, NY
Gregory A. Markel, Esq. | Seyfarth Shaw LLP | New York, NY
Bradley I. Ruskin, Esq. | Proskauer Rose LLP | New York, NY
(2.0 MCLE Credits in Professional Practice)
10:50 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
|11:00 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.|
Pleadings in State Court, Federal Court, and Arbitration
Robert M. Abrahams, Esq. | Schulte Roth & Zabell LLP | New York, NY
Theodore K. Cheng, Esq. | Fox Horan & Camerini LLP | New York, NY
Marshall H. Fishman, Esq. | Goodwin Procter LLP | New York, NY
Gregory M. LaSpina, Esq. | Borchert & LaSpina, P.C. | Whitestone, NY
Louis M. Solomon, Esq. | Greenberg Traurig LLP | New York, NY
(1.0 MCLE Credit in Skills; 1.0 MCLE Credit in Professional Practice)
|12:40 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.|
Lunch (on your own)
|1:30 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.|
Injunctive Relief: Temporary Restraining Orders, Preliminary and Permanent Injunctions and Orders to Show Cause
Tracee E. Davis, Esq. | Zeichner Ellman & Krause LLP | New York, NY
Steven M. Edwards, Esq. | Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP | New York, NY
Danielle C. Lesser, Esq. | Morrison Cohen LLP | New York, NY
Scott E. Mollen, Esq. | Herrick Feinstein LLP | New York, NY
Hon. Saliann Scarpulla | New York Supreme Court, County of New York | New York, NY
Mark C. Zauderer, Esq. | Flemming Zulack Williamson Zauderer LLP | New York, NY
(1.0 MCLE Credit in Professional Practice; 1.0 MCLE Credit in Ethics)
|3:10 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.|
3:20 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Disclosure and Discovery, including E-Discovery, and Litigating Cases Efficiently
Jeremy R. Feinberg, Esq. | Special Referee, New York State Supreme Court, County of New York | New York, NY
Suzanne O. Galbato, Esq. | Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC | Syracuse, NY
Hon. Frank Maas (Ret.) | JAMS | New York, NY
Robert D. Owen, Esq. | Eversheds Sutherland | New York, NY
Carmen A. Pacheco, Esq. | Pacheco & Lugo, PLLC | Brooklyn, NY
(1.0 MCLE Credit in Skills; 1.0 MCLE Credit in Ethics)