NYSBA Online Marketplace

NEW MEMBER BENEFIT!
CLE Default Bundling Banner
Bundle and save up to 40% off
CLE recorded products.
0 item(s) ($0.00)
Search Products by Category
Event Details

Basic Lessons on Ethics & Civility 2018 LI

Generic Event Image
Date:
Friday, April 13, 2018
Time:
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
Press Register button below for pricing.

Ethics and Civility 2018
Long Island

 A sound ethical compass and a civil and professional demeanor are the hallmarks of successful and respected attorneys in all areas of practice. This four-hour program will provide attendees with an update on developments in the area of attorney ethics, including the most recent case law. The rules of civility will be discussed, with emphasis on practical pointers for dealing with uncivil adversaries and civility issues within the law firm. The program will conclude with a discussion of real life hypotheticals by a panel of distinguished practitioners and jurists – certain to benefit attorneys in all substantive areas of practice.

Don't miss this opportunity to obtain 4.0 MCLE Ethics credits at this lively and thought-provoking program, which is annually one of NYSBA's best attended CLE seminars.  Learn more about the program series here.

Sponsored by the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section, the Committee on Attorney Professionalism, and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education.

Melville, Long Island:                                     Melville Marriott
Friday, April 13, 2018                                       1350 Walt Whitman Road
                                                                         Melville, NY 11747     

NYSBA Member: $135.00 | Non-Member: $235.00
Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Member: $110.00 

AGENDA  

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.      Registration
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.      Welcome and Introduction
9:10 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.    What's New for 2018 on Ethics?
10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.  Civility in Everyday Lawyering: What are the Basic Lessons to be Learned? 
                                        - The Civility Rules
                                        - The Uncivil Adversary
                                        - Civility vs. Aggressiveness
                                        - Law Firm Civility Issues
10:50 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  Refreshment Break
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.    Colloquium on Ethics and Civility
1:00 p.m.                        Adjournment


4.0 MCLE Credits in Ethics  

Program Chair
Vincent J. Syracuse, Esq.
 | Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP

Local Chair
John M. Brickman, Esq.
 | McLaughlin & Stern LLP

Faculty
Andrew J. Luskin, Esq.
 | McLaughlin & Stern LLP


Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys.  For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE

Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey.  If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.

Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.d. Be the first to hear about the latest course offerings.


To view the full list of Continuing Legal Education Programs, click here.

Additional Information: IMPORTANT NOTICE--PARTIAL CREDIT FOR PROGRAM SEGMENTS NOT ALLOWED: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
Address:
Melville Marriott
1350 Walt Whitman Road
Melville, NY 11747
You must be logged in to register. After logging in your browser will return to this page.