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CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION


Schedule of Courses


CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION
SCHEDULE OF COURSES - Spring 2016

Sponsored by:
APPELLATE DIVISION, FIRST DEPARTMENT


Co-Sponsored by:
THE ASSIGNED COUNSEL PLAN FOR THE FIRST DEPARTMENT

 

All courses are transitional, provide two MCLE credits and held on Thursday evenings from 6 pm to 8 pm (unless otherwise noted) at the New York County Supreme Court, 111 Centre Street in the Jury Room on the 11th Floor.

Panel members are admitted free of charge. For attorneys who are not members of the Assigned Counsel Plan, the cost is $20.00 for each session. You may pay in advance for one or all courses.

Checks are payable to the Appellate Division, First Department and sent to: Appellate Division, First Department, Office of Special Projects, 41 Madison Avenue (39th Floor), New York, NY 10010. Payment will continue to be accepted at the door. The Appellate Division, First Department has a Financial Hardship Policy.** For further information, please telephone us at 212.340.0558 or contact Amy Ostrau at aostrau@nycourts.gov

CLE regulations prohibit us from awarding partial credit; you must arrive on time and stay for the entire lecture.

 

March 31, 2016

New Programs for Defense Attorneys: Supervised Release and Behavioral Health Initiatives
Michael Alperstein, Esq., Miriam Popper, and Allison Upton, Psy.D.
2 professtional practice credits

 

April 7, 2016 - 5:30 to 7:30 pm - FREE

Counterfeit Products--Genuine Victims *
Moderator: Hon. Melissa Crane
Martin J. Feinberg, Esq., Paul Krieger, Esq., Jesse Matthews, Esq., and Caroline C. Solis, Esq.
2 credits (to be dedermined


April 28, 2016

Search and Seizure Law - 2016 Update
Hon. Barry Kamins
2 professional practice credits

 

* Co-sponsored by the New York County Criminal Court Gender Fairness Committee and the New York Women’s
Bar Association, Criminal Law Division

 

** Financial hardship requests must be made in writing prior to the date of the program and should contain an explanation of your current financial circumstances along with an Affirmation as to current income. No reasonable request shall be denied.

Additionally, the Court has adopted the CLE Board’s Financial Aid Policy Guidelines which states, “Fee waivers for unemployed attorneys and fee reductions on a sliding scale for attorneys with annual incomes of $50,000 or less.”


Please see our list of past programs available on DVD.