A Chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York (WBASNY)

CLE Calendar

    • March 28, 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Sterling National Bank

    Register Now!

    The WWBA Construction Law Committee, in association with Welby, Brady & Greenblatt, Anchin, Block & Anchin and Sterling National Bank, present:

    Tax Reform -
    Making Sense of It All

    Join Phillip Ross, Partner (Anchin), Terry Pissi, Partner (Anchin), Michael Brennan, Tax Senior Manager (Anchin), Thomas Tripodianos, Partner (Welby, Brady and Greenblatt), and other WWBA members for a presentation on the impact of the 2017 Federal Tax Reform Act on those who work in the construction industry and those who advise them.

    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    5:30 P.M. - Registration
    6:00 P.M. – 7.00 P.M. - Presentation

    Sterling National Bank
    21 Scarsdale Road, Tuckahoe, New York 10707
    (Parking available and a 5-minute walk
    from Metro-North Tuckahoe Station)

    Cost and Registration
    Free Event
    Attendees will be eligible to receive 1.0 CPE credit.

    Please RSVP by Monday, March 26, 2018 to events@anchin.com.

    Questions? Contact Construction Law Committee Co-Chairs: 
    Aisling Brady (abrady@wbgllp.com) or Sushmita Roy (sroy@wbgllp.com).

    The opinions expressed by any program presenter are the presenter’s own
    and do not reflect the official position of the WWBA or WBASNY.

    • April 17, 2018
    • 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
    • McCarthy Fingar, LLP, 11 Martine Ave., 12th Floor, White Plains, NY 10606

    The WCBA ADR Committee
    The WWBA Collaborative Law Committee Presents

    Resolving Family Disputes Through the Collaborative Process: A Primer

    Stephen G. Gordon, Esq.
    Law Office of Stephen G. Gordon, Chair
    Collaborative Divorce Group of Westchester and Putnam

    Abby Rosmarin Esq., LMHC
    Mediation Counsel, McCarthy Fingar LLP,
    Executive Director, New York Association of Collaborative Professionals

    Learn about the unique features of the Collaborative Process, the role of the attorney and the other professionals in the Collaborative team. Become knowledgeable as to the types of disputes that may benefit from Collaborative.

    Date:  April 17, 2018
    Time:  12:15 pm - 1:30 pm -- brown bag lunch
    Place:  McCarthy Fingar, LLP, 11 Martine Ave., 12th Floor, White Plains, NY 10606
    Charge:  FREE! Please RSVP. Seating is limited. 1 CLE Professional Practice credit.
    RSVP:  http://www.wcbany.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1073351&group=

    • April 24, 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Keane and Beane, Conference Room

    The Criminal Law Committee Presents:

    “Jury Selection and Race: 
    A Review of Recent Batson Decisions”

    Presented by:  
    Hon. David Zuckerman, Acting Justice of the Supreme Court and
    Lisa M. Denig, Bureau Chief, Special Litigation, Westchester DA’s Office

    One (1) CLE credit – Diversity and Inclusion*

    In an atmosphere where courts are taking a closer look at racial discrimination in jury selection, several decisions have addressed the issue of what constitutes a racial category in relation to a Batson challenge.  This program will review the components of a Batson inquiry and update attendees on these recent decisions. 

    Date:  Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    5:30 PM - Registration 
    6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Program

    Light snacks and beverages provided


    Keane and Beane, Conference Room
    445 Hamilton, Suite 1500, White Plains, NY


    $15 members; $25 non-members payable to “WWBA”
    **Free to Law Students**

    RSVP:  Online at www.wwbany.org or email executivedirector@wwbany.org.  

    **Seating is limited, please register early**

    *Pending approval by WBASNY in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for 1 credit hour in diversity and inclusion as specified, acceptable for transitional credit for established and newly admitted attorneys.  The Westchester Women's Bar Association is a chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York.  Full and partial scholarships for this program, based on financial need, are available.  Full scholarship for the $10 CLE certificate charge (maximum of 10 attendees) for this program are available for attorneys at non-profit organizations that provide direct legal service for victims of domestic violence.  For information and to apply, please contact WWBA President Lisa Denig at lisadenig@yahoo.com.  All requests are confidential. The opinions expressed by any program presenter are the presenter’s own, and do not reflect the official position of the WWBA or WBASNY.

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Past events

March 22, 2018 GMM: Perspectives on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace in the Wake of #MeToo
March 21, 2018 Cancelled: NY-FL Snowbirds: Estate Planning & Elder Law Considerations
February 13, 2018 Inside the Appellate Court
January 31, 2018 LGBTQ 101 and the Intersection of DV in the LGBTQ Communities
January 10, 2018 Ethics Update 2018
October 26, 2017 Women on the Move: Talking While Female
October 12, 2017 ABC’s of ADA: Protecting Your Client and Expanding Your Practice under The Americans with Disabilities Act
October 11, 2017 What Every New York Attorney Needs to Know About Digital Evidence (Technical, Legal and Ethical Issues)
September 06, 2017 General Membership Meeting: New York State Paid Family Leave Law CLE
May 04, 2017 Guardians Ad Litem and Court Evaluators: A Comparison of Ethical and Procedural Obligations Under the Part 36 Rules
April 26, 2017 Immigration Law for the General Practitioner
April 24, 2017 Navigating the New Maintenance Guidelines and Their Effect on Child Support From a Judicial Perspective
March 30, 2017 Bioethics and Family Conversations: Primer on Normative and Legal Ethics as Applied to Medical Decision-making
March 22, 2017 Whatever Happened to PRICHEP?: Counsel Fees in Matrimonial Actions and in Family Court
March 17, 2017 Ethics for the Family Law Practitioner
February 22, 2017 Integrated Courtroom Technology: Evidence Presentation and Video Conferencing in the Courts
February 16, 2017 Early Intervention: Support Services for Parents in Conflict
February 08, 2017 Strategies for Medicaid Planning and Asset Protection
January 11, 2017 Ethics Update 2017
October 25, 2016 Business Valuation Basics and IRS Proposed Changes to IRC 2704
October 06, 2016 Every Step You Take: The New Technology of Stalking
September 29, 2016 Show Me the Money: Best Evidence in Family Court Support Proceedings
May 25, 2016 CLE Opportunity: A Presentation on the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act (UIFSA)
May 18, 2016 Avoiding Pitfalls in the Acquisition and Development of Real Estate
April 20, 2016 Representing A Start-Up
March 30, 2016 Sexual Misconduct on Campus: Criminal, Civil or Both?
March 10, 2016 ADHD, School Discipline and Criminal Prosecution
March 03, 2016 Representing Victims of Domestic Violence: How to Navigate a Family Court Order of Protection
February 24, 2016 MED-ARB: Getting Past the Impasse
January 06, 2016 The ABC’s of Ethics: Advertising, Billing, and Conflicts
November 12, 2015 Ethics and the Pro Bono Representation of Nonprofits
November 04, 2015 Human Trafficking: The Impact on Women, Children and Families
October 22, 2015 Domestic Violence and Gender Discrimination: The Legal Ins and Outs in Housing and Employment
October 20, 2015 Updates in Planning and Permitting Mobile Broadband Infrastructure
October 14, 2015 Registration Closed: How to Introduce Documentary and Electronic Evidence at Trial
September 30, 2015 The New Maintenance Guidelines - Registration Closed
May 14, 2015 Behind Closed Doors: Domestic Violence in Arab and Immigrant Communities
April 29, 2015 Rule of Professional Conduct 1.15 & Escrow Account Fundamentals
April 28, 2015 Contract Basics
April 23, 2015 Legal and Ethical Perspectives on Atul Gawande's "Being Mortal"
March 24, 2015 Nazi Looted Art, Stolen Art and Our Museums: Why The Ghosts of the Past Still Haunt Us
December 15, 2014 Don't Be a Dope - Drug Testing
October 08, 2014 Women on the Move: Negotiating Your Own Value
September 09, 2014 GMM: Appellate Practice Seminar and Demonstrations - "Arthur, Treachers, Fish & Chips, P.C., v. Dan Arby"

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