Preparing for and Responding to 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 checklists
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: Free* | Non-Members: $150
*In order to recevie CLE credit for this program, NYSBA Members must renew their dues for 2020.
*Renew today by visiting nysba.org/renew or call our Member Resource Department at 1-800-582-2452.
Gail L. Gottehrer, Esq. | Law Office of Gail Gottehrer LLC
Ronald J. Hedges, Esq. | Dentons US LLP
Andrea M. Matwyshyn, J.D., Ph.D. | Penn State Law
Steve Watson | VTO Labs
Sponsored by the Committee on Technology and the Legal Profession, 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.
Tuition Assistance: Any New York attorney who has a genuine financial hardship may apply for tuition assistance for a CLE program. Learn more at www.nysba.org/TuitionAssistance.
Newly Admitted Attorneys: This program is transitional. 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 Hand, Program Manager, or Leanne Isabelle, CLE Program Coordinator.
For any questions related to program registration, please contact the NYSBA Member Resource Center by email at [email protected], or by phone at 800-582-2452.