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Whats Inside:

  • New Federal Law Aid Persons with Disabilities
  • Liability for the Cost of Nursing Home Care
  • New Members
  • Legal Briefs
  • Respectfully Submitted
  • Roll Call
  • An Overview of the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act 2015
  • State & City Crackdown on Real Estate Tax Exemptions
  • Culinary Delights on display in Brooklyn
  • State of the Estates

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Whats Inside:

  • Induction of Officers & Trustees
  • Legal Briefs
  • Respectfully Submitted
  • New Members
  • Pixel Persuasion
  • Legal Writing for the 21st Centuary
  • Roll Call
  • Fiduciary Responsibility and non-client funds
  • Medical Malpractice Update
  • Induction Photos

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Whats Inside:

  • Hon. Theodore T. Jones, Jr., Golf Outing
  • You should be on social media because your clients are blabbing
  • New Members
  • Respectfully Submitted
  • Legal Briefs
  • Current events in elder law
  • Dealing with Asset Transfers in facility Medicaid applications
  • Celebrity Meltdowns and Brnad Protection
  • Hon. Theodore T. Jones, Jr., Golf photos
  • Medical Malpractice Update
  • How a young attorney built her unique solo practice by following her interests

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Whats Inside:

  • The BBA Annual Dinner
  • Protecting one’s brand in the fashion industry
  • The Docket
  • New Members
  • Legal Briefs
  • Respectfully Submitted
  • State of the Estates
  • What is the fugitive Disentitlement Doctrine
  • Accross my Desk
  • Myriad back in court on Patent Subject Matter Eligibility

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2015 Annual Update

Friday, November 13, 2015
9AM-5:00PM 
8 MCLE Credits
(1 Ethics; 7 Professional Practice)

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

Description:
Join us for this comprehensive update course covering a year’s worth of changes to cases and statutes in the most popular topics for tort practitioners.

Faculty:
David Paul Horowitz, Esq. – Evidence
Mike Ross, Esq. – Ethics
Dan Santola, Esq. – Labor Law
John Bonina, Esq. – Med Mal
Dan Solinsky, Esq. – Municipal
Mitch Proner, Esq. – No Fault
Sim Shapiro, Esq. – Premises
Andrea Bonina, Esq. – Products
David Paul Horowitz, Esq. – Disclosure

 

 

Medical Malpractice

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50

+$20 for payment received less than 24 hours before program

 

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

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, Esq.
Principal Law Secretary to Hon. Jeffrey S. Sunshine

To download flyer & registration form, click this link: How To: Tips and Practical Overview for Preparing Judgements of Divorce

 

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 (Professional Practice)

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

Description:
This CLE will cover different legal issues such as the importance of trademarks for fashion companies, the possible issues that may arise if a company doesn’t own a trademark for their brand and whether trademarks are necessary for fashion start-ups.

Moderator:
Biana Borukhovich, Esq.

Faculty:
Theodore C. Max, Esq.
Sheppard Mullin

Pamela Weinstock, Esq.
Associate General Counsel Kenneth Cole

Busaya Olupona, Esq.
Fashion Designer & Attorney

 

New Developments in Foreclosure Practice

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

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

BBA Real Property Section
Mark J. Caruso, 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

 

Advanced Topics in Landlord Tenant Law

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

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