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June 2018

A Primer on VA Disability Law and Veterans' Legal Issues
June 20, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 
438 Main Street, Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo, NY
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15th Annual Western New York Bankruptcy Conference
June 26, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Genesee Community College, Batavia, NY
Sponsored by Dibble & Miller, P.C., FindLaw, and Phillips Lytle LLP
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Human Trafficking in Western New York - SOLD OUT
Additional Flyer
June 26, 2018
12:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. (Reception to follow)
Ceremonial Courtroom, 92 Franklin Street, 2nd Floor, Buffalo, NY
Sponsored by the Eighth Judicial District Gender and Racial Fairness Committee, Erie Institute of Law, Minority Bar Association of WNY, NYSBA Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, UB School of Law, and the Women's Bar Association of the State of NY - WNY Chapter
SOLD OUT

July

Encore Video - Consumer Debt: Helping Your Clients Vacate or Avoid Judgements
July 11, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video - Implicit Bias, Diversity & Inclusion: A Primer
July 13, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video - Creating Opportunites, Improving Outcomes (Diversity CLE)
July 18, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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WNYTLA Summer Ethics CLE and Party
July 18, 2018
4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 
The Curtis Hotel, 210 Franklin St., Suite 1, Buffalo, NY
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WNYTLA Membership Application

Encore Video - It's Never Too Late to Plan: The Key to Gifts and Promissory Notes in Crisis Planning
July 20, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video - Serious Injury Threshold in the Fourth Department
July 23, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video - Redaction Mandates, Sealing, and Other Privacy Issues in NYS Courts Electronic Filing
July 25, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY 
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August

Encore Video - Appellate Practice in the Digital Age: New Appellate Division Rules and E-Filing in the Fourth Department
August 1, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video - New York's Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Process
August 3, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video - Surrogate's Court Guardian Ad Litem Training
August 8, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY 
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Encore Video - Implicit Bias, Diversity & Inclusion: A Primer
August 10, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video - Creating Opportunities, Improving Outcomes (Diversity CLE)
August 15, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video - Part 36 Receivership Training
August 17, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
BAEC, 438 Main St., Buffalo, NY 
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September

2018 Update on NYS Civil Practice and Procedure
September 6, 2018 (also being held on September 21)
Coming soon!

Recognizing Mental Illness in Clients, and Your Ethical Obligations
September 7, 2018
Coming soon! 

Legal Issues Involving Drone Technology
September 14, 2018
Coming soon! 

2018 Update on NYS Civil Practice and Procedure
September 21, 2018
Coming soon!

Negotiating for Female Attorneys
September 25, 2018
Coming soon!

October

Pitfalls of Real Estate Closings, and Strategies to Avoid Them
October 10, 2018
Coming soon!

The Economic Aftermath of Violence Against Women: Part 2
October 19, 2018
Coming soon! 

Solo Practice CLE with the NYSBA
October 24, 2018
Coming soon!

The Intersection of Human Rights and the Environment
October 26, 2018
Coming soon!

November 

Warrant of Habitability
November 7, 2018
Coming soon!

65th Tax Institute 
November 8 & 9, 2018 
Millenium Hotel Buffalo
2040 Walden Avenue, Buffalo, NY 
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webinars (support at mcleplus.com)
Effective January 2016, these Webinar programs are approved for credit for newly admitted attorneys because these programs are interactive.

June 2018

Deal or No Deal: Legal Ethics Edition
June 19, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
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The UCC Made Easy
June 20, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
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The Cyborgs are Coming! The Cyborgs are Coming! 
June 21, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
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The 2018 Ethys Awards
June 23, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 
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Don't Try This at Home: Why You Should Never Emulate TV Lawyers
June 25, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
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If You Can't Say Something Nice, Shut Up! The Ethical Imperative for Civility
June 26, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
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Thou Shalt Not Lie, Cheat & Steal: The Ten Commandments of Legal Ethics 
June 26, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
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Slipping Through the Ethical Cracks
June 27, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
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Fantasy Supreme Court League: The 2018 Season
June 27, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
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Sue Unto Others as You Would Have Them Sue Unto You
June 27, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
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The 2018 Ethys Awards
June 28, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
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Ethics 6-Pack: Full Day Program
June 28, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
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Ethics 3-Pack #1: Half Day Program 
June 28, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
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Yakety Yak! Do Call Back! The Ethical Need for Prompt Client Communication
June 28, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
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Technical Fouls: Even Minor Ethical Violations Can Have Major Consequences
June 28, 2018
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. 
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May It Displease the Court? Keeping Your Head (and Your License) in Court
June 28, 2018
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
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Ethics 3-Pack #2: Half-Day Program
June 29, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
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Yelp, I've Fallen for Social Media and I Can't LinkedOut: The Ethical Pitfalls of Social Media
June 29, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
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From Competence to Excellence: The Ethical Imperative for Excellent Client Service
June 29, 2018
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. 
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The Ties That Bind: Avoiding Inappropriate Entanglements in the Practice of Law
June 29, 2018
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
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The Truth, the Whole Truth and Nothing But the Truth: The Ethical Imperative for Honesty in Law Practice
June 30, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
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Ethics 3-pack #3: Half-Day Program
June 30, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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Show me the Ethics: The Ethical Way to Bill for Legal Services
June 30, 2018
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. 
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Loose Lips Sink Partnerships (and Clients too): The Ethical Way to Honor Client Confidentiality
June 30, 2018
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 
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