❑ The first novel of WWBA Past President, Susan L. Pollet, entitled, “Lessons in Survival: All About Amos,” has been published by Adelaide Publishing and is avail-able on Amazon. It is an inspirational work of creative non-fiction. A book reading is scheduled for May 30, 2019 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Poets House located in Tribeca, NY. Free admission.
❑ Kimberly C. Sheehan, Esq., WWBA Board Member and Co-Chair of both the Litigation and Judicial Screening Committees, has joined Fullerton Beck, LLP in their White Plains office as Of Counsel. Fullerton Beck, LLP specializes in insurance defense litigation with a focus on Labor Law.
❑ Justice Mark C. Dillon of the Appellate Division, Second Department, and member of the WWBA, has been selected by Thomson-Reuters Publishers to be an author of the CPLR Practice Commentaries in future volumes and supplements of McKinney's. Dillon will write the Practice Commentaries in addition to Prof. Patrick Connors of Albany Law School and retired Prof. Vincent Alexander of St. John's Law School, who will collectively divide all articles of the CPLR for comments and observations.
Interview of the Month
An Interview with
by Kim Berg, Esq.
“We don’t accomplish anything in this world alone . . . and whatever happens is the result of the whole tapestry of one’s life and all the weavings of individual threads from one to another that creates something.”
~ Justice Sandra Day O’Connor
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