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2015 Annual Update

Friday, November 13, 2015
9AM-5:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits

Loyalty Passholder $0 | Member $140 | Non-Member $225 | Law Student $25 | Non-Attorney $100
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

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Medical Malpractice

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
6-8:00PM (Dinner at 5:30)
2 MCLE Credits 

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00

How-To Tips and Practical Overview for Preparing Judgements of Divorce

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
12:30-2PM (Lunch at 12:00)
1.5 MCLE Credits

Loyalty Passholder $0 | Member $45 | Non-Member $75 | Law Student $7 | Non-Attorney $40
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

Description:
Rejections of proposed judgments of divorce packets for form and substance defects result in delays.  This lunchtime CLE is designed to help you avoid some of the most common preparation pitfalls that result in rejections of proposed judgment of divorce packets.  This CLE is appropriate for attorneys of all experience levels as a how-to for newly admitted attorneys and as a refresher for attorneys with many years of experience.

Faculty:

Hon. Jeffrey S. Sunshine,
Supervising Judge for Matrimonial Matters for Kings County

John Fiumara, Esq.,
Deputy Chief Court Attorney, Law Department, Supreme Court, Kings County

Abigail Mattaro,
Principal Law Secretary to Hon. Jeffrey S. Sunshine

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00

The Role of Trademarks in the Fashion Industry: Protecting your Brand in Style

Thursday, October 22, 2015
6-8:00PM (Dinner at 5:30)
2 MCLE Credits

Loyalty Passholder $0 | Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00

New Developments in Foreclosure Practice

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
6-8:00PM (Dinner at 5:30)
2 MCLE Credits

Loyalty Passholder $0 | Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

Faculty:
Jimmy Lathrop, Esq.

Sponsor:
BBA Young Lawyers Section
Daniel Antonelli, Esq., Chair

Description:

The Brooklyn Bar Association is pleased to present
“New Developments in Foreclosure Practice” featuring Jaime Lathrop, Esq. Mr. Lathrop has been on the forefront of the foreclosure litigation for the past ten years, appearing in numerous reported decisions and is a frequent lecturer.
Topics will include:
- Recent decisions of interest
- Motion practice
- Discovery techniques
- “Bad faith” hearings
- Appellate practice
- Homeowner protection under the banking law
- Ex parte applications for injunctive relief

To download flyer & registration form, click this link: New Developments in Foreclosure Practice

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00

Advanced Topics in Landlord Tenant Law

Tuesday, September 28, 2015
6-8:00PM (Dinner at 5:30)
2 MCLE Credits
(Professional Practice)

Loyalty Passholder $0 | Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

Faculty:
Michael Rosenthal, Esq.
Rappaport, Hertz, Cherson & Rosenthal

Vicki Gail Price, Esq.

Peter Kempner, Esq.
Deputy Director – South Brooklyn Legal Services

Peter Sanders, Esq.
Sanders Litigation Associates, P.C.

Robin Bernstein, Esq.
Deputy Counsel, The Rent Stabilization Association

Hon. Bruce Scheckowitz
Judge, Housing Court, Kings County

Sponsors:
BBA Young Lawyers Section
Daniel Antonelli, Esq., 
Chair.

Kings County Housing Bar Association

Description:
This course will cover:

- Section 8 programs

              -Their differences and the requirements for bringing actions

- What to do when the tenant has passed away

- Tenant defenses to holdover proceedings

- RPAPL 745.2 & CPLR 3126

              -Who are they aimed at, what do they have in common, and how can practitioners use them effectively?

- The Rent Act of 2015

- Litigation with New York City Housing Authority in the NYCHA Part of the Courthouse

To download flyer & registration form, click this link: Advanced Topics in Landlord Tenant Law

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00

2015 Bankruptcy Series Part III

Wednesday, September, 30 2015
6-8:00PM (Dinner at 5:30)
2.5 MCLE Credits (Professional Practice)

Member $75 | Non-Member $125 | Law Student $12.50 | Non-Attorney $62.50
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

Faculty:
David Doyaga, Esq.
Gregory Messer, Esq.

Sponsor:
BBA Bankruptcy Committee

David Doyaga, Esq., Chair
Gregory Messer, Esq., Vice-Chair

Advanced Bankruptcy
Covers advanced topics.
Topics Include:
- Exemption Planning
- Chapter 13 and loss mitigation/mortgage modification
- Stripping second mortgages

To download flyer & registration form, click this link: 2015 Bankruptcy Series Part III

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00

2015 Bankruptcy Series Part II

Thursday, September 24, 2015
6-8:00PM (Dinner at 5:30)
2.5 MCLE Credits (Professional Practice)

Member $75 | Non-Member $125 | Law Student $12.50 | Non-Attorney $62.50
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

Faculty:
David Doyaga, Esq.
Gregory Messer, Esq.

Sponsor:
BBA Bankruptcy Committee

David Doyaga, Esq., Chair
Gregory Messer, Esq., Vice-Chair

Intermediate Bankruptcy
This course is a perfect follow-up to Part I.
Topics Include:
- What are those Chapter 7 Trustees up to now?
- How to get the difficult or high earning debtor under the means test cap for Chapter 7
- Recent Supreme Court cases affecting consumer law.
- Reaffirmation of Debts and the alternatives thereto
- Advanced detailed exemption analysis with charts and helpful examples

To download flyer & registration form, click this link: 2015 Bankruptcy Series Part II

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00

ABC’s of L&T: Introduction to Landlord Tenant Law

Monday, September 21, 2015
6-8:00PM (Dinner at 5:30)
2 MCLE Credits
(Professional Practice)

Loyalty Passholder $0 | Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

Faculty:
Karen Bacdayan, Esq.
Legal Services Of New York

Hon. Marina Mundy
Judge, Housing Court, Kings & Richmond County

Michael Rosenthal
Rappaport, Hertz, Cherson & Rosenthal

Jeffrey Saltiel
Wenig & Saltiel

Martin Tenenbaum
Tenenbaum & Berger

Bryant Tovar
Horing, Welikson & Rosen

Sponsors:
BBA Young Lawyers Section
Daniel Antonelli, Esq., 
Chair

Kings County Housing Bar Association

Description:
Abatements
Building Registrations (MDR, DHCR)
Commercial cases (and how they differ from Residential)
Demands for Rent
Ejectment Proceedings
Fees and when you can collect them
Guardians (Ad Litem and Article 81)
Holdovers
Information and the need for specificity
Jury Demands and Waivers
Knowledge and obtaining it through Discovery
Laches
Maintaining an action (who may do so?)
Non-Payment proceedings
Orders To Show Cause
Proving a Prima Facie case
Quit (Notices to Quit)
Rent Deposits
Service Of Process
Tenant Initiated Actions (HP, Lockouts)
Undertakings and stays pending appeal
Venue
Warrants
X (Part X – The Expeditor)
Y - Yellowstone Injunctions
Z - Zip codes and other address problems

To download flyer & registration form, click this link: ABC’s of L&T: Introduction to Landlord Tenant Law

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00

 

2015 Bankruptcy Series Part I

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
6-8:00PM (Dinner at 5:30)
2.5 MCLE Credits (Professional Practice)

Loyalty Passholder $0 | Member $75 | Non-Member $125 | Law Student $12.50 | Non-Attorney $62.50
+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

Faculty:
David Doyaga, Esq.
Gregory Messer, Esq.

Sponsor:
BBA Bankruptcy Committee

David Doyaga, Esq., Chair
Gregory Messer, Esq., Vice-Chair

Bankruptcy Basics
This course is for the beginning attorney who has done 10 or fewer bankruptcies and is an excellent course for staff and paralegals to learn or re-learn the basics of bankruptcy and Chapter 7.
Topics Include:
- The new increased bankruptcy exemptions
- How to properly complete and amend Schedules and other required filings
- How to convert to other Chapters
- The basics of how to complete the means test form
- How to get the Meeting of Creditors closed in one visit
- Basic client interviewing

To download flyer & registration form, click this link: 2015 Bankruptcy Series Part I

To Register Online:
Enter CLE attendee name in the appropriate box below (Member, Non-Member, Non-Attorney or Law Student) and click “Add To Cart.”

$0.00