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February 

What You Need to Know About Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain and Initial Coin Offerings
February 28, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St. Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Areas of Professional Practice
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March

Tax Controversies: Examinations and Collections
Program co-sponsored by ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project, Andreozzi Bluestein LLP, and Erie Institute of Law
March 5, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
2.0 CLE credits: 0.5 Ethics, 1.5 Skills
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Workers' Compensation Law Update
March 15, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
3.0 CLE credits: 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills 
Sponsored by Bell Chiropractic Injury and Pain
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Introduction to Family Law
Program co-sponsored by WBASNY WNY
March 19, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
1.0 CLE credit: Areas of Professional Practice
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29th Annual Real Estate Conference (brochure coming soon)
March 23, 2019
Buffalo/Niagara Marriott on Millersport Highway
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 
4.5 CLE credits: 2.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias, 1.0 Skills
Program sponsored by: Chicago Title Insurance Company, Holland Land Title and Abstract Company, Inc., KeyBank Mortgage, Nussbaumer and Clarke, Inc., NYSBA Real Property Law Section, Stewart Title Insurance Company
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An Introduction to Dividing Retirement Assets in Divorce: Settlement Agreements, Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (and More)
March 27, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. 
3.0 CLE credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 2.0 Skills
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A Practitioner's Guide to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
March 28, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
2.0 CLE credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills
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April

Kingap in Family Court
April 9, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
1:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. 
Coming soon!

Life After Law School: Basic Practice 101 - Day One
April 12,2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
8:30 a.m. - 4:55 p.m. 
8.0 CLE credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Ethics, 0.5 Law Practice Management, 5.5 Skills
16.0 credits total if you attend both days
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May

Meet the Judges
May 3, 2019
Coming soon! 

Injunctions Under Federal Rule 65
May 9, 2019
U.S. District Court, 2 Niagara Square, Jury Selection Room, Buffalo
Coming soon! 

Surrogate's Court Seminar
May 22, 2019
8:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. 
Coming soon! 

Life After Law School: Basic Practice 101 (Day Two)
May 31, 2019
BAEC, 438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo
8:45 a.m. - 5:10 p.m. 
8.0 CLE credits: 4.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.5 Law Practice Management, 2.0 Ethics, 0.5 Skills
16.0 credits total if you attend both days
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webinars (support at mcleplus.com)
Effective January 2016, these interactive webinar programs are approved for all attorneys, including newly admitted attorneys, unless otherwise noted.

February 

The 2019 Ethy Awards
February 23, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 
2.0 CLE credits: Ethics
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Nice Lawyers Finish First
February 26, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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Thou Shalt Not Lie, Cheat & Steal: The 10 Commandments of Legal Ethics
February 28, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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Ethics and Substance Abuse Three-Pack
February 28, 2019
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
3.0 CLE credits: Ethics
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Loose Lips Sink Partnerships (and Clients Too): The Ethical Way to Honor Client Confidentiality
February 28, 2019
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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Attorney, Heal Thyself: The Detection, Treatment and Prevention of Substance Abuse
February 28, 2019
6:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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Don't be an Outlaw: The Ethical Imperative to Follow the Law
February 28, 2019
8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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March

Lies, Damn Lies & Legal Marketing: The Ethics of Legal Marketing
March 6, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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If you Can't Say Something Nice, Shut Up! The Ethical Imperative for Civility
March 12, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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Don't Try This at Home: Why You Should Never Emulate TV Lawyers
March 19, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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Legal Ethics is No Laughing Matter: What Lawyer Jokes Say About Our Ethical Foibles
March 26, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
1.0 CLE credit: Ethics
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