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alternative dispute resolution

Mediation: Let's Make a Deal
Presented on January 21, 2009 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 2.0 Practice Management/Professional Practice, 2.0 Skills

Secrets of Successful Advocates in Mediation
Presented on June 9, 2011 - 3.5 CLE Credits: 1.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Law Practice Management, 1.0 Skills

Appellate Practice

Appellate Practice in the Fourth Department (The Former Law Clerks Perspective)
Presented on June 27, 2013 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 2.0 Skills

Preservation, Notices of Appeal and Other Scary Criminal Appellate Things
Presented on September 16, 2016 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills 

Pros In Action: Court of Appeals Arguments
Presented on June 29, 2012 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Law Practice Management, 2.0 Skills

Writing the Winning Brief: Tips from the Bench and Bar
Presented on June 27, 2017 - 1.5 CLE Credits: Skills

Bankruptcy

A Review of Major Changes to the Bankruptcy Petition & Official Forms
Presented on December 11, 2015 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Areas of Professional Practice

New Bankruptcy and Money Judgment Exemptions
Presented February 16, 2011 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Areas of Professional Practice

Billing

Getting Paid: A Series on Ethics and Practice Management Issues All Three Sessions: Retainers & Billing, Retaining & Charging Liens and Grievances & Fee Disputes
Presented April 4, April 11 and May 16, 2012. Entire Series - 6.0 CLE Credits: 3.0 Ethics, 3.0 Law Practice Management

Getting Paid Series: Session 1 - Retainers & Billing
Presented April 4, 2012 - 2.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 1.0 Law Practice Management

Getting Paid Series: Session 2 - Retaining & Charging Liens
Presented April 11, 2012 - 2.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 1.0 Law Practice Management

Getting Paid Series: Session 3 - Grievances and Fee Disputes
Presented May 16, 2012 - 2.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 1.0 Law Practice Management

certified training programs

Court Certified Article 81 Training
Presented on June 5, 2014 - 6.0 CLE Credits: Areas of Professional Practice

Part 36 Receivership Training
Presented on December 16, 2015 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Skills

Referee's Powers and Duties in a Foreclosure Sale
Presented on April 22, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Areas of Professional Practice

Surrogate's Court Guardian Ad Litem 2016
Presented on May 25, 2016 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 2.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.5 Skills

Civil Practice

2016 Update on New York State Civil Practice and Procedure 
Presented on September 9, 2016 - 3.0 CLE Credits: Areas of Professional Practice

 How to Use the New York State Freedom of Information Law Effectively (FOIL)
Presented on June 21, 2017 - 1.0 CLE Credit: 0.5 Skills, 0.5 Areas of Professional Practice

Criminal Law

An Overview of Traffic Procedures
Presented on October 15, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Areas of Professional Practice

Defending the DWI Defendant: From the Basics through Recent Developments
Presented on December 2, 2011 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 3.5 Skills

DWI Midday Lecture: Practical Tips and Traps
Presented on September 24, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Skills

DWI: Practical Tips and Traps Refresher/Overview of the 2012 DMV Regulations, Case Law Update and Various Trial Issues
Presented on September 22, 2016 - 1.0 CLE Credits: 0.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Skills

Federal Criminal CLE
Presented on February 26, 2016 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice

Mandatory DWI Interlock Ignition: Trigger and Technology
Presented on February 24, 2010 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Skills

Sentencing in State Court
Presented on June 1, 2012 - 7.0 CLE Credits: 4.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 3.0 Skills

The Art of Cross Examination in DWI Cases
Presented on June 25, 2009 - 1.0 Credit: Skills

elder law

Practicing Elder Law - Now That the Dust of the DRA has Settled
Presented on April 24, 2009 - 6.5 CLE Credits: 5.5 Practice Management/Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills

The New Power of Attorney Law
Presented on September 10, 2010 - 3.0 CLE Credits: Skills

The Role of Caregivers in Successful Aging
Presented on October 30, 2013 - 1.5 CLE Credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Skills

Environmental Law

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ethics

An Ethical Year in Review and the Ethics of Social Media
Presented on January 30, 2015 - 3.0 CLE Credits: Ethics

Nice Lawyers Finish First
Presented on August 10, 2011 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Ethics

The Nuremberg Trials 70 Years Later: Legal Ethics and the Holocaust
Presented on October 28, 2016 - 3.5 CLE Credits: Ethics

The Art of Persuasion: Don't Say That! The Ethical Rules of Persuasion
Presented on January 27, 2016 - 1.0 CLE Credits: Ethics

The Ethy Awards 2015 Edition: The Best of the Worst Ethics Violations
Presented on September 30, 2015 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Ethics

The Ethy Awards 2015 Edition: Lawyers Behaving Badly
Presented on September 30, 2015 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Ethics

The Ten Commandments of Legal Ethics - Thou Shall Not Lie, Cheat and Steal
Presented on August 10, 2011 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Ethics

Tough Ethics Issues that Matter to You and to Attorneys You Know
Presented on December 10, 2010 - 3.0 CLE Credits: Ethics

When a Letter from the Grievance Committee Arrives, What Should You Do?
Presented on February 23, 2017 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Ethics

Yelp, I've Fallen For Social Media and I Can't Get Out
Presented on October 1, 2014 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Ethics

Family Law

Dynamic Family Defense: Asserting Clients Rights in Challenging Circumstances
Presented on May 15, 2015 - 4.0 CLE Credits: Areas of Professional Practice

Everything You Wanted to Know About QDRO's (But Were Afraid to Ask)
Presented on October 18, 2012 - 4.0 CLE Credits: 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 2.0 Skills

How to Get It, How to Use It: Elements of Discovery in Family Court and Matrimonial Court Practice
Presented on April 27, 2007 - 7.5 CLE Credits: 6.5 Practice Management, 1.0 Ethics

New Maintenance Guidelines 
Presented on November 19, 2015 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Areas of Professional Practice

Staus Offenses, PINS Petitions and Article 7 of the Family Court Act
Presented on June 13, 2016 - 1.5 CLE Credits: Skills

Federal practice

Federal Criminal CLE
Presented on February 26, 2016 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice

Federal Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Presented on February 22, 2017 - 1.0 CLE Credit: 0.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Skills

Federal Removal and Remand for State Court Practitioners
Presented on May 6, 2016 - 2.0 CLE Credits: 0.5 Skills, 1.5 Areas of Professional Practice

Hitchhiker's Guide to the (Federal) Galaxy: Practice in U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York
Presented on March 30, 2007 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 3.5 Practice Management, 1.0 Skills

Immigration Law

Americans in Canada: Cottaging, Traveling or Working
Presented on February 12, 2009 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 3.5 Practice Management/Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY law

Hackers, Breaches & Spies: Privacy Security in the Digital Age
Presented on April 11, 2014 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 3.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Law Practice Management

Health Care Law

Office of the Inspector General (OMIG) Investigations and More
Presented on June 28, 2017 - 1.5 CLE Credits: Skills

Labor and employment Law

Labor and Employment Law Symposium
Presented on May 9, 2014 - 5.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 3.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills

Personal Injury

Admissibility of Medical Records at Trial: The Fundamentals
Presented on October 28, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Skills

Deposition Basics in Personal Injury Litigation
Presented on March 22, 2016 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Areas of Professional Practice

Domestic Animal Owner Liability in the Fourth Department
Presented on September 15, 2016 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Areas of Professional Practice

Nuts and Bolts of New York Construction Accident Law
Presented on June 23, 2011 - 3.0 CLE Credits: Areas of Professional Practice

 Resolving Contingent Fee Disputes in Personal Injury Cases: A Wak-Up Call for the Discharged Lawyer
Presented on May 24, 2017 - 0.5 CLE Credits: Ethics

Settling Your Personal Injury Case and Sleeping at Night 2012
Presented on June 14, 2012 - 8.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 4.0 Areas of Professional Practice 1.0 Law Practice Management, 2.0 Skills

Practice management

A Terrible Melancholy: Depression in the Legal Profession
Documentary created 2010, 0.5 CLE Credit: Ethics

Balancing Life and Law: Strategies for Managing Stress
Presented on  May 1, 2009 - 4.0 CLE Credits: 3.0 Practice Management/Professional Practice, 1.0 Ethics

Be Prepared: Planning Ahead (for Retirement & Disasters)
Presented on June 20, 2017 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice

Client Document Preservation and Destruction
Presented on March 28, 2014 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 2.0 Ethics, 1.0 Law Practice Management

Dealing with Difficult Clients: How to Recognize, Communicate with and Manage Different Types of Clients
Presented on December 5, 2013 - 4.0 CLE Credits: 1.5 Ethics, 2.0 Law Practice Management, 0.5 Skills

Effective Lawyering: Dealing with the Stresses and Strains of Today's Law Practice
Presented April 11, 2008 - 3.5 CLE Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 3.0 Practice Management/Professional Practice

Media Relations for Attorneys: Going Beyond "No Comment"
Presented on February 9, 2016 - 1.5 CLE Credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Skills

Stress, Anxiety & Depression in the Legal Profession: What's the Problem and What Can We Do About It?
Presented on April 7, 2016 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 2.0 Law Practice Management

Real Property law

27th Annual Real Estate Conference
Presented on March 11, 2017 - 6.5 Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 4.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.5 Skills

Fraud in Real Estate and Mortgage Transactions
Presented on December 1, 2010 - 6.5 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 4.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.5 Skills

 Good Cop/Bad Cop: Two Sides of Landlord/Tenant Law
Presented on April 19, 2017 - 1.0 CLE Credit: 0.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Skills

New York's Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Process
Presented on November 16, 2016 - 1.0 CLE Credit: 1.0 Skills

Nuts and Bolts of Residential Real Estate
Presented on April 6, 2011 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Skills

Referee's Powers and Duties in a Foreclosure Sale
Presented on April 22, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Areas of Professional Practice

TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule
Presented on October 29, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Areas of Professional Practice

Surrogate's Court practice

Brush Up Your Surrogate's Practice: A Review of Topics of Relevance
Presented on May 13, 2009 - 4.5 CLE Credits:3.5 Practice Managements/Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills

Case Law Update from Erie County Surrogate's Court
Presented on February 4, 2016 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Areas of Professional Practice

Children, Charities, Contests & Clients
Presented on June 8, 2011 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 3.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Skills

Getting It Right: Wrongful Death in Surrogate's Court
Presented on May 24, 2007 - 4.0 CLE Credits: 3.0 Practice Management, 1.0 Ethics

Surrogate's Court Guardian Ad Litem 2016
Presented on May 25, 2016 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 2.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.5 Skills

Surrogate's Court Practice in the Digital Age
Presented on May 25, 2017 - 3.5 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 1.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills

Wills, Trusts and Probate
Presented on May 7, 2015 - 4.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills

technology and the law

E-Filing in the Erie County Clerk's Office... After the Dust Has Settled, Or up to our Necks and Paddling!
Presented on November 20, 2013 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Skills

Electronic Filing in New York State: Surrogate's Court in the 21st Century
Presented on June 26, 2008 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Skills

Filing Judgments in the Erie County Clerk's Office
Presented on January 22, 2014 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Skills

 Lawyers, Cloud and Mobile Computing, and Ethics
Presented on October 20, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: 0.5 Ethics, 0.5 Law Practice Management

Sweeping Up: Getting Better Acquainted with E-Filing
Presented on February 11, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Skills

Trial Practice

Advocacy Goes to the Movies
Presented on September 12, 2008 - 4.5 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 3.5 Skills

Deposition Basics in Personal Injury Litigation
Presented on March 22, 2016 - 2.0 CLE Credits: Areas of Professional Practice

Effective Brief Writing and Argumentation
Presented May 8, 2008 - 4.0 CLE Credits: 1.5 Practice Management/Professional Practice, 2.5 Skills

Great Cross Examinations and Techniques
Presented on October 30, 2009 - 3.5 CLE Credits: Skills

Jury Selection: A Practical Approach
Presented on March 29, 2017 - 1.5 CLE Credits: Skills

Legal Writing and Oral Argument in Civil and Criminal Cases
Presented on June 17, 2011 - 3.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Law Practice Management, 2.0 Skills

The Art of Civil Trial Advocacy
Presented on September 25, 2009 - 7.5 CLE Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 1.0 Practice Management/Professional Practice, 6.0 Skills

The Art of Criminal Trial Advocacy
Presented on September 26, 2009 - 7.0 CLE Credits: 0.5 Ethics, 1.0 Practice Management/Professional Practice, 5.5 Skills

The Art of Persuasion - Don't Say! That The Ethical Rules of Persuation
Presented on January 27, 2016 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Ethics

The Art of Persuasion - How to Persuade the Jury
Presented on December 8, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Skills

The Art of Persuasion - How to Persuade Your Opponent
Presented on December 15, 2015 - 1.0 CLE Credit: 0.5 Ethics, 0.5 Skills

Winning Statements and Closing Arguments
Presented on September 20, 2013 - 4.5 CLE Credits: Skills

MISCELLANEOUS

Bates v. Arizona, 433 U.S. 350 (1977) - The History & Present of Attorney Advertising
Presented on December 2, 2015 - 2.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice

Business Valuations and Estate Planning
Presented on October 25, 2016 - 3.5 CLE Credits: 1.5 Skills, 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice

Everything You Need to Know About Becoming A Judge
Presented on May 1, 2014 - 2.0 CLE Credits: 1.0 Ethics, 1.0 Law Practice Management

Judgment Enforcement in NYS
Presented on March 19, 2014 - 1.0 CLE Credit: Areas of Professional Practice

The Florida Bar 2016 Survey of Florida Law
The program qualifies an attorney for 12.0 General and 4.0 Ethics FLORIDA CLER credits ONLY. Not approved for New York MCLE credits.

The Florida Bar 2017 Survey of Florida Law
The program qualifies an attorney for 14.5 General and 3.0 Ethics and 2.0 Technology FLORIDA CLER credits ONLY. Not approved for New York MCLE credits.