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Mandatory E-Filing CLE

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for walk-up registrations

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Asset Protection Planning

Monday, May 16, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for walk-up registrations

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BBA Military Law Committee, The New York Guard &  Brooklyn Law School Present: A Continuing Legal Education Program at Brooklyn Law School

Saturday & Sunday, April 16 & 17, 2016
12 MCLE Credits

Member FREE | Non-Member FREE | Law Student FREE | Non-Attorney FREE

Saturday, April 16th, 2016
9-10AM – Hon. Barry Kamins – Criminal Law
10-11AM – Hon. Joseph J. Maltese – Appellate Practice
11-12PM – Hon. Michael Milsap – Child Support
12PM-1:30PM – LUNCH BREAK
1:30-2:30PM – Hon. Catherine M. DiDomenico – Matrimonial/Domestic Violence
2:30-3:30PM – Wayne Greenwald, Esq. – Bankruptcy
3:30-4:30PM – Hon. Matthew Sciarrino, Jr. – Cyber Law/Cyber Security

Sunday, April 17th, 2016
9-11AM – Prof. Burton N. Lipshie, Esq. – CPLR
11-12PM – Hon. Frank R. Seddio – Estate Practice
12-1:30PM – LUNCH BREAK
1:30-2:30PM – Lawrence F. DiGiovanna, Esq. – Co-Op Closings
2:30-4:30PM – Pery D. Krinsky, Esq. – Ethics

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Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Family Court

Monday, April 4, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits (Professional Practice)

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for walk-up registrations

Description:
Supervising Judge Hon. Amanda E. White will provide updates about the latest innovations relating to the operation of the Court; Assistant Deputy Chief Clerk Eugene Hurley will provide information about the operation of the 6th Floor Petition room where Petitions are created and Deborah Wollenberg, Esq. of L.I.F.T. will provide information about the programs available in the Court to the public.

Faculty:
Hon. Amanda E. White
Supervising Judge of Kings County Family Court

Eugene Hurley
Assistant Deputy Chief Clerk

Deborah Wollenberg, Esq.
Site Coordinator, L.I.F.T. Program
(Legal Information for Families Today)

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Nuts & Bolts of Litigating LGBT Employment Discrimination Cases

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits (Professional Practice)

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for walk-up registrations

Description:
The LGBTQ Committee brings you its first CLE! The course will explore the nuts and bolts of litigating employment discrimination cases, with a focus on LGBTQ clients. Current practitioners will discuss considerations for negotiating a settlement package, whether to send a case to litigation, sample jury instructions, interrogatories, and case studies.

The course will also discuss the current guidelines concerning employment discrimination against transgender individuals and gender discrimination as set forth by the New York City Commission on Human Rights.

Faculty:
Ezra Cukor, Esq.

New York City, Commission on Human Rights

Colleen Meenan, Esq.
Meenan & Associates, LLC

Steven Mitchell Sack, Esq.
The Law Offices of Steven Mitchell Sack
*All LeGaL Members will receive BBA Member pricing*

Sponsor:
BBA LGBTQ Committee

Christina Golkin, Esq., Chair

Co-Sponsor:
The LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York

New York City, Commission on Human Rights

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Understanding the New Uniform Disciplinary Rules

Thursday, April 21, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits (Ethics)
Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for walk-up registrations

Description:
The Administrative Board of the statewide court system recently adopted new rules that will harmonize various disciplinary procedures around the state. These rules promise a more uniform approach to disciplining New York attorneys.
Thus, charges of attorney misconduct will be investigated in a similar manner across the state and sanctions for similar kinds of wrongdoing will be consistent. The program will discuss what changes were made and what procedures will remain in place.

Faculty:
Hon. Barry Kamins (ret.) 
Former Chair, Grievance Committee for the 2nd, 11th and 13th Judicial Districts 

John R. Urban
John R. Urban & Associates, PLLC

Hal R. Lieberman, Esq.
Partner Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady, and former Chief Counsel for the Departmental Disciplinary Committee

Robert P. Guido, Esq.
Executive Director for Attorney Matters, Appellate Division, 2d Department

Sponsors:
Brooklyn Bar Association
Professional Ethics Committee
Hon. Barry Kamins, Chair

Brooklyn Bar Association
Lawyers Helping Lawyers Committee
John Urban, Esq., Co-Chair
Kathleen Waterman, Esq., Co-Chair

Co-Sponsor:
Kings County Criminal Bar Association 
Michael Farkas, Esq., Chair
(KCCBA Members receive BBA Member pricing)

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It’s All Politics: Can I Say That In the Workplace

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
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2016 OCA Approved Article 81 Guardianship Training

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
9:00AM-5:00PM 
8 MCLE Credits

Member $140 | Non-Member $225 | Law Student $20 | Non-Attorney $100
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2016 Elder Law Update: Elder Law and Special Needs – How the Pieces Fit Together

Thursday, April 28, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits (Professional Practice)

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for walk-up registrations

Description:
2016 UpdateTrending Issues:

(1) Guardianships – SCPA 17-A vs. MHL Art. 81
(2) Infant Compromise Orders and Supplemental Needs Trust/Settlement Preservation Trusts
(3) Matrimonial Actions with a Special Needs Child

Faculty:
Ellyn S. Kravitz, J.D., LL.M., CELA
Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Wolf, LLP

BBA Sponsor:
BBA Elder Law Committee

Anthony Lamberti, Esq.Chair
Fern Finkel, Esq.Vice-Chair

Sponsors:
Investors Bank

East Coast Appraisal Service

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Wrongful Convictions & Actual Innocence

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits (Ethics)

Member $60 | Non-Member $100 | Law Student $10 | Non-Attorney $50
+$20 for walk-up registrations

Description:
This ethics program will be a panel discussion that will consider circumstances where convictions were overturned or where defendants were actually innocent.

Moderator:
Hon. Sylvia O. Hinds-Radix

Associate Justice
Appellate Divison of the Supreme Court of the State of New York
Second Judicial Department

Faculty:
Hon. John M. Leventhal

Associate Justice
Appellate Divison of the Supreme Court of the State of New York
Second Judicial Department

Hon. Matthew J. D’Emic
Administrative Judge for Criminal Matters
Supreme Court of the State of New York
Second Judicial District

Mark J. Hale, Esq.
Chief of Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office
Conviction Review Unit

Karen A. Newirth, Esq.
Senior Fellow in the Innocence Project’s
Strategic Litigation Department

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