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Bridging The Gap (Fall 2015) (16 MCLE Including 3.0 Ethics)

Total Credits: 16.0, Professional Practice 7.0, Skills 6.0, Ethics 3.0

Newly admitted attorneys can satisfy all of their annual MCLE requirements from this two-day program which is ideal for “bridging the gap” between law school and the realities of practicing law in New York State. Experienced attorneys who have an interest in other areas of practice can also benefit from this program by learning practical information from skilled and experienced practitioners.
Plea Bargaining in DWI Cases – Problems and Pitfalls
Speaker: Jonathan D. Cohn, Esq.
Gerstenzang, O’Hern, Sills & Gerstenzang
Albany, NY

Alternative Dispute Resolution & Mediation
Speakers: Daniel M. Weitz, Esq. and Sheila M. Sproule, Esq.
Division of Professional and Court Services
Office of ADR and Court Improvement
New York State Unified Court System
New York City

Social Media Defamation
What You Tweet Can Get You Sued
Speakers: Marc Aaron Melzer, Esq.
Hoguet Newman Regal & Kenney LLP
New York City

Shawndra G. Jones, Esq.
Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP
New York City

Skillfully Handling Your First Deposition
10 Tips for Success
Speakers: Mirna M. Santiago, Esq.
White Fleischner & Fino, LLP
White Plains, NY

Glenn A. Monk, Esq. and Matthew Bremner, Esq.
Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP
White Plains, NY

Handling Other People’s Money
Attorney Escrow Accounts 101 | Ethics Considerations
Speaker: Jay L. Hack, Esq.
Gallet Dreyer & Berkey LLP
New York City

Elder Law Update | What You Need to Know
about Long Term Care, Medicare and Medicaid
Speaker: Ellyn S. Kravitz, Esq.
Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato,
Ferrara & Wolf, LLP
New York City

Employment Law
What You Need to Know about Hiring and Firing
Speaker: Jonathan A. Wexler, Esq.
Vedder Price, P.C.
New York City

Accounting for Lawyers 101
Understanding and Reviewing Financial Statements
Speaker: David L. Evans, Esq.
Albany, NY

Reviewing a Residential Lease Agreement
Basic Considerations All Lawyers Should Know
Speaker: Hon. Matthew J. Turner
Troy City Court
Troy, NY

Lawyer Assistance Program
Prevention, Intervention and the NY Rules of
Professional Conduct | What You Need to Know in New York
Speakers: Deborah A. Scalise, Esq.
Scalise & Hamilton, LLP
Scarsdale, NY
Gary M. Reing, Esq.
New York City
Patricia F. Spataro, LMHC
Director, Lawyer Assistance Program
Albany, NY

Injured on the Job?
What All Lawyers Should Know About Workers Comp
Speaker: Robert E. Grey, Esq.
Grey & Grey LLP
Farmingdale, NY

E-Discovery in NYS and Federal Courts
Speaker: Steven C. Bennett, Esq.
Park Jensen Bennett LLP
New York City


Total Credits: 16.00 | Areas of Professional Practice: 7.00, Skills: 6.00, Ethics: 3.00

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 1  Plea Bargaining in DWIs – Problems and Pitfalls (1.5 skills)
Skills: 1.50
 2  Alternative Dispute Resolution & Mediation (1.5 skills)
Skills: 1.50
 3  Social Media Defamation/What You Tweet Can Get You Sued
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 4  Handling Your First Deposition/10 Tips for Success (1.5)
Skills: 1.50
 5  Handling Other Peoples Money/Attorney Escrow Accts (1. eth)
Ethics: 1.00
 6  What You Need To Know/ LTC, Medicare & Medicaid (1.0 MCLE)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 7  Employment Law / Hiring and Firing (1.5 prof. practice)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.50
 8  Accounting for Lawyers 101/ Financial Statements (1.0 MCLE)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 9  Reviewing a Residential Lease Agreement (1.0 skills)
Skills: 1.00
 10  Lawyer Assistance/Prevention/Intervention/NY Rules (1.5 eth)
Ethics: 1.50
 11  Injured on the Job/ Workers Comp (1.0 prof. practice)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 12  E-Discovery in NYS and Federal Courts (1.0 prof. practice)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
Non-Member Price: $520.00
Published Date:
  • December 2, 2015
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VEB04
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 7.0
Ethics and Professionalism Credit(s):
  • 3.0
Skills Credit(s):
  • 6.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 16.0