Preparing and Responding for Disasters: A Guide for Lawyers
This two hour CLE program will provide an overview and guide for lawyers when it comes to preparing and responding for disasters, including:
- Knowing what you have and where it is: Creating a list of electronic and physical things
- Protection of all confidential information, electronic and physical:
The intersection of RPC 1.1, 1.6. 1.15, 5.2 and 5.3, etc.
- Restoring and rebuilding the workspace: Getting back online
- Accessing and restoring confidential information
- Dealing with deadlines: How to deal with adjournments of filing requirements, hearing dates, discovery and other deadlines and closed courthouses
- Reputational risks: How to manage a disaster
- Planning for the unexpected: Check lists
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
1:00 p.m. – 2:40 p.m. | Webinar
2.0 MCLE Credits
2.0 Areas of Professional Practice
NYSBA Members: $100 | Non-Members: $200
Mark A. Berman, Esq. | Ganfer Shore Leeds & Zauderer
Gail L. Gottehrer, Esq. | Law Office of Gail Gottehrer LLC
Ronald J. Hedges, Esq. | Dentons
Andrea M. Matwyshyn, J.D., Ph.D. | Penn State Law
Steve Watson | VTO Labs
Sponsored by the Commercial and Federal Litigaiton Section, the Committee on Continuing Legal Education and the Law Practice Management Committee of the New York State Bar Association.
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.
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If you have any questions about this program, please contact Michella Weiss, CLE Program Manager, or Tara Covert, CLE Program Coordinator.
For any questions related to program registration, please contact the NYSBA Member Resource Center by email at MRC@nysba.org, or by phone at 800-582-2452.