Pre-recorded CLE for Purchase

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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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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How to Probate a Will

Monday, March 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:
This program will review the ins and outs of probating a will in New York State Surrogate’s Court. Attendees will learn how to navigate the court proceeding from two perspectives. Experienced probate attorneys will comment from the perspective of the practitioner and Kevin McTernan, Chief Clerk, Probate Department, Surrogate’s Court, Kings County, will comment from the perspective of the Court.

What are the necessary steps in a probate proceeding? What are the pitfalls and potential sources of delay? What is the Court looking for to address irregularities? Paul S. Forster, Esq. will moderate this discussion-style program to guide attendees as to how to effectively represent petitioners in probate proceedings.

Moderator:
Paul S. Forster, Esq.

Faculty:
Hon. Bruce M. Balter

Hon. Frank R. Seddio

Kevin McTernan
Chief Clerk, Probate Department,
Surrogate’s Court, Kings County

Daniel R. Antonelli, Esq.
Antonelli & Antonelli

Sponsors:
BBA Surrogate’s Court Committee

Hon. Bruce M. BalterCo-Chair
Hon. Frank R. SeddioCo-Chair
Frank T. Strafaci, Esq.Vice-Chair

BBA Decedents’ Estates Section
Paul S. Forster, Esq.Chair
Frank T. Strafaci, Esq.Vice Chair

BBA Young Lawyers Section
Daniel R. Antonelli, Esq.Co-Chair
Adam Kalish, Esq.Co-Chair
M. Frank Francis, Esq.Vice-Chair

Investors Bank

Help With My Estate, LLC

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Confrontation After Crawford

Monday, March 14, 2016
6-8:00PM 
2 MCLE Credits

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

Description:
This program will be a powerpoint presentation led by Justice John M. Leventhal on a review of decisions, both state and federal, regarding scenarios of what is and what is not testimonial requiring the right to confrontation.

Faculty:
Hon. John M. Leventhal
Associate Justice
Appellate Divison of the Supreme Court of the State of New York
Second Judicial Department

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