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November 2019

Cyber-Security Made Simple: A Guide to Protect Personal Information and Clients’ Information from Cyber-criminals & Review of New York’s New Cyber-Security Law Requirements

November 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Free – $75

Monday, November 4, 2019 6:00 - 8:00PM 1 Professional Practice  & 1 Ethics MCLE Credits Description Everyone faces the risk of identity theft, but attorneys have a fiduciary obligation to protect their clients’ information. Attorneys are required to defend their digital files from an array of cyber-attacks, from viruses to phishing scams to other forms of social engineering. This program will identify the standard of care attorneys must use to protect their clients’ information, potential liability for failure to meet…

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Free Training Session for New BBA LRS Portal

November 13, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Free

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 1:00 - 2:00PM 1 MCLE Credit (Professional Practice) FREE Description Transition is tough. Let us help! The BBA LRS is hosting a training session to assist attorneys and legal staff with the transition to our new online portal via Community Lawyer. The portal makes it easier and faster to receive referrals, send reports, and make payment. Let us show you how. Join us, and Community Lawyer’s Scott Kelly, on November 13, 2019 from 1:00 pm to…

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2019 Annual Update

November 15, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Free – $200

8 MCLE Credits (7 Professional Practice; 1 Ethics) Join us for this comprehensive update course covering a year's worth of changes to cases and statutes in the most popular topics for tort practitioners. This program is cohosted and accredited by the NYS Academy of Trial Lawyers and will be chaired by Angélicque Moreno and Glenn Verchick. Presented by: Civil Evidence – Glenn Verchick Damages - Christopher Holbrook Disclosure – David Paul Horowitz Ethics – Michael Ross  Labor Law – Angélicque…

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E-filing in Surrogate’s Court

November 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Free – $60

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 6:00 - 7:00PM 1 MCLE Credit (Professional Practice) Description While e-filing is not new to New York, it is new to Surrogate’s Court. It presents different protocols and unique challenges. This one credit CLE course will introduce the e-filing rules in Surrogate’s Court and the variations between counties. The presentation will take attendees through a mock e-filed application with step-by-step instructions from commencement through decree. The course will also cover which counties have implemented voluntary and…

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POSTPONED – Trump and the Rule of Law

November 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Free – $30

Unfortunately, this event has to be postponed due to Rep. Nadler's schedule. It will be rescheduled as soon as possible. Monday, November 25, 2019 6:00 - 7:30PM 1.5 Professional Practice Credits Description A discussion of legal controversies generated by the Trump presidency by a panel directly involved in critical cases and matters before Congress. Topics will include the limits of executive authority, executive privilege and presidential immunity, as well the House impeachment investigations. Faculty Prof. Susan Herman Centennial Professor at…

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December 2019

Brooklyn Bar Association Foundation Annual Dinner 2019

December 9, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge Hotel, 333 Adams St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$250

Monday, December 9, 2019 New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge Hotel 5:30 - 7:00 PM Cocktails 7:30 PM Dinner and Awards Black Tie Preferred Honorees 2019 Annual Award Recipients: Rep. Hakeem Jeffries U.S. Representative for New York’s 8th Congressional District Hon. Desmond Green Administrative Judge, 13th Judicial District – Richmond County Hon. David Vaughan Kings County Supreme Court, Civil Term Lisa Schreibersdorf Executive Director – Brooklyn Defender Services Vivian H. Agress Trailblazer Award: Hon. Cheryl Chambers Associate Justice of…

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2019 Bankruptcy Update

December 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - December 18, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Free – $120

Tuesday, December 17th and Wednesday, December 18th 6:00 - 8:30PM 5  MCLE Credits in Professional Practice (for both nights) Topics include: Recent developments, Rule changes and trends Update on exemptions and increased amounts New significant cases: Chapter 7 & Chapter 13 New Chapter 13 Plan and Practice Faculty David J. Doyaga, Sr. Esq. Gregory M. Messer, Esq. Cost BBA Member $80 Non-Member $120 Government Attorney $70 Non-Attorney $70 Student Member $20 **CLE Pre-Paid Loyalty Pass FREE +$20 for walk-up registration…

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January 2020

Foundation Law Program: Consumer Debt and Bankruptcy 2020

January 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Free

Consumer Debt and Bankruptcy: The Process, Defenses and Options Monday, January 13, 2020 6:00 - 7:30PM All members of the public are invited to attend this FREE informational lecture.  Topics will include: Consumer Debt: The process of a typical consumer collection proceeding; Defenses available to the debtor/consumer; Other options and strategies Bankruptcy: Differences between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 petitions; Mechanics of a Chapter 7 filing; Automatic stay and discharge This program does not provide CLE credit. Faculty Richard A.…

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Race, Class, Power and Privilege in Public Service Law

January 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10 – $50

Wednesday, January 15, 2019 6:00 - 7:00PM 1 Credit - Diversity, Inclusion and the Elimination of Bias** **Diversity Inclusion and the Elimination of Bias is a newly required credit for all experienced attorneys registered in New York State as of January 1, 2018. For more information, please see the courts website. NOTE - this requirement is for experienced attorneys only (admitted more than 2 years). Description The BBA’s Diversity, Membership, and Professional Ethics Committees invite you to kick off 2020…

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February 2020

What is Income & Where To Find It

February 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Bar Association, 123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Free – $100

Monday, February 24, 2020 6:00 - 8:00PM 2 Credits - Professional Practice Description Finding and determining income is often the most critical component of any equitable distribution case. This presentation will discuss the components of income as it pertains to Domestic Relations Law and how it manifests from various assets. The underlying topics will include discussions on phantom income, the differences between income and cash flow, imputing income from assets and when a lifestyle analysis is required. While the theory…

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