Pre-recorded CLE for Purchase

The 2014 Bankruptcy Update Series 
Pre-Recorded (CD/DVD)

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

Part I – Bankruptcy Basics

Course #2014-24 
2.5 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $65 | Non-Mem $100 | Student $12 | Non-Atty $50

Description: 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: 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; Basic Bankruptcy Exemptions.

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$65.00

Part II – Intermediate Bankruptcy

Course #2014-26
2.5 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $65 | Non-Mem $100 | Student $12 | Non-Atty $50

Description: This course is a perfect follow-up to Part I.
Topics: How to get the difficult or high earning debtor under the means test cap for Chapter 7; Discharge and Dischargeability Actions and how to defend them; Reaffirmation of Debts and the alternatives thereto; Advanced Exemption Analysis.

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$65.00

Part III – Advanced Bankruptcy

Course #2014-28
2.5 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $65 | Non-Mem $100 | Student $12 | Non-Atty $50

Description: Covers Advanced Topics.
Topics: Exemption Planning; Recent Decisions; Chapter 13 and lien stripping; Stripping Second mortgages; Chapter 20.

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$65.00


For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

OCA Approved Article 81 Guardianship Training
Pre-Recorded (CD/DVD)

Course #2014-16
7 MCLE CREDITS (1.5 ETHICS, 2.0 SKILLS, 3.5 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $115 | Non-Mem $180 | Student $20 | Non-Atty $100

Faculty:
Anthony J. Lamberti, Esq.
Helen Galette, Esq.; Fern Finkel, Esq.
Peggy Barbanel, Esq.
James Cahill, Esq.
Liz Candreva Esq.
Louise Albenda, Esq.

Description: A panel of experienced attorneys and Office of Court Administration staff will provide certification training required for guardian appointment in New York State. This course is approved for both attorneys and non-attorneys.

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$115.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

Trial Techniques Series Part I
Pre-Recorded (CD/DVD)

Course #2014-13
2 MCLE CREDITS (SKILLS)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Description: Whether you are just starting your trial practice or have been amazing judges and juries for years, this course is the first part of a courtroom skills series that will provide attorneys with helpful tips to designing and performing excellent voir dire, oral argument, and witness questioning skills for the court. Topics: Jury Selection; Opening Statements; Direct Examination.
Topics: Jury Selection; Opening Statements; Direct Examination.

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$50.00

Trial Techniques Series Part II
Pre-Recorded (CD/DVD)

Course #2014-14
2 MCLE CREDITS (SKILLS)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Description: This course is the second part to a courtroom skills series and will provide attorneys with helpful tips to designing and executing memorable cross examinations of witnesses.
Topics: Cross Examination; Summation.

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$50.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

Criminal Diversion Programs: Essentials Explained from the Bench
Pre-Recorded (CD)

Course #2014-12
2 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Faculty:
Hon. Jo Ann Ferdinand, Brooklyn Treatment Court
Hon. Michael J. Brennan, Veteran’s Court
Hon. Matthew J. D’Emic, Mental Health Court
Description: A panel of Brooklyn justices will explain the alternative programs crucial to our criminal justice system.

$50.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

Pitfalls of Criminal Diversion: Grand Jury to Trial Basics
Pre-Recorded (CD)

Course #2014-11
2 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Faculty:
Edward J. Mandery, Esq.
Martin G. Goldberg, Esq.
Moderator: Scott H. Klein, Esq.
Description: This course will raise important issues to consider when balancing the desires and the best interest of your client at each stage of a criminal case. Part of the course will specifically focus on pre-trial hearings regarding identification, statements, and theft and recovered property.

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$50.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

Nuts & Bolts of No Fault Insurance
Pre-Recorded (CD)

Course #2014-10
2 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Description:
A panel of experienced attorneys and judges will cover the nuts and bolts of no fault practice, including recent developments in case law and decisions regarding peer doctors and the preclusion defense.
Faculty:

Gary Tsirelman, Esq.
Jeff Seigel, Esq,
Hon. Peter Sweeney
Hon. Katherine Levine

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$50.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

Building Your Practice
Pre-Recorded (CD)

Course #2014-09
2 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Description:
Focusing on the solo and small firms, this program teaches the skills behind the “business of law” including day-to-day management, business planning, accounting, marketing, keeping your firm’s finances and client relations.
Faculty:
Richard A. Klass, Esq.
Jaime Lathrop, Esq.
Moderator: 
Daniel R. Antonelli, Esq.

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$50.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

Court Mandated Mediation Programs
Pre-Recorded (CD)

Course #2014-07
2 MCLE CREDITS (SKILLS)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Description: This presentation will incorporate the proceedings and functions of various Court sponsored mediation programs, in both the State & Federal Court. This program is for both practitioners & mediators.
Faculty:

Lisa Courtney, Esq.
Catherine Friedman, Esq.
Hon. Robin S. Garson
Gerald Lepp, Esq.
Rebecca Price, Esq.
Moderators:
Ira Cure, Esq.
Steven Harkavy, Esq.

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$50.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

 

Collecting the Debt: Successful Enforcement Tactics
Pre-Recorded (CD)

Course #2013-26
2 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Topics: Locating the Debtor and his assets; Article 52 remedies, including execution, income execution and restraining notices; settlement and negotiation strategies; judicial perspectives on motions to vacate judgment; post-judgment enforcement measures; settlements
Faculty:

Hon. Noach Dear
Richard Klass, Esq.
Susan Nash

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$50.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.

2013 Elder Law Update
Pre-Recorded (CD)

Course #2013-25
2 MCLE CREDITS (PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE)
Member $50 | Non-Mem $80 | Student $10 | Non-Atty $40

Faculty: Bernard A. Krooks, JD, CPA, LL.M, CELA, AEP
Topics: Why Elder Law; Elder Law Goals and Values; Income During Retirement; Medicare; Long Term Care; Health Care Decision Making; Special Issues with Older Clients; Life Planning for the Final Years of Life.

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$50.00

For more information, contact Danielle A. Levine, CLE Director, at 718-624-0675, ext. 206 or dlevine@brooklynbar.org.