2013 Recent Graduates CLEs
          

2013 Recent Graduates CLEs

 

Albany Law School, in cooperation with the National Alumni Association and the Institute of Legal Studies, will provide 16 hours of continuing legal education credits available free of charge to all graduates of the Classes of 2009,  2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. These credit hours will be offered in a series of courses with enrollment limited to Albany Law School graduates of these years.

The courses will be offered in a series of four four-hour sessions at Albany Law School in the 1928 Building Dean Alexander Moot Courtroom on Friday, November 8 and Friday, November 15 from 8 a.m. - noon and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. each day.

Note: NYS CLE Board regulations state that attendees may no longer receive partial credit if they arrive after a session has begun or leave prior to a session ending. Please allow enough time to arrive prior to the beginning of a session to ensure you receive proper credit.

Topics have been selected to help recent graduates develop a foundation in the practical skills, techniques and procedures that are essential to the practice of law. Courses will be taught by Albany Law School faculty and alumni.

Recent Graduate CLE Course Schedule 
Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. each day, morning coffee will be provided

Friday, November 8, 2013

Morning Session
8 a.m. – 10 a.m., Freedom of Information Law (FOIL)  (2 Professional Practice)
Speaker: Robert Freeman, Esq.

10 a.m. - Noon, Discovery and Depositions (2 Skills)
Speaker: Robert A. Rausch, Esq.  ’94, Maynard, O’Connor, Smith & Catalano


Afternoon Session
1 p.m. – 3 p.m., Personal Injury (2 Skills)
Speaker: Laura Jordan, Esq. ’03, Powers & Santola

3 p.m. – 5 p.m., Defensive Practice of the Law (2 Ethics)
Speakers: Michael Gaynor, Esq., Committee on Professional Standards –
NYS Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Dept.  
Scott Bush, Esq. ’82, Corrigan, McCoy & Bush


Friday, November 15, 2013

Morning Session
8 a.m. – 9 a.m.. Trusts & Estates (1 Professional Practice)
Speaker: Debbie Kearns, Esq. ’00, Albany Law School

9 a.m. – 11 a.m., Law and Ethics of Social Networking (2 Ethics)
Speaker:  Robert Heverly ’92, Albany Law School

11 a.m. – 12 a.m., Legal Issues Regarding Electronic Health Records  (1 Professional Practice)
Speaker: Thomas Dolin Jr. ’99, Albany Medical Center

Afternoon Session

1 p.m. – 2 p.m., SEC JOBS (Jump Start our Business Startups) Act (1 Professional Practice)
Speaker: Benjamin Farber ’99, Phillips, Lytle LLP

2 p.m. – 3 p.m., Matrimonial Law (1 Professional Practice)
Speaker: Gerald Leary ’96, Balzer & Leary, PLLC

3 p.m. – 5 p.m.,  Elder Law
Speaker: JulieAnne Calareso, Esq. ’03, Burke and Casserly (2 Professional Practice)




Accreditation
Albany Law School’s Institute of Legal Studies has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of Continuing Legal Education in the State of New York. The courses in this series have been accredited as a source of transitional Continuing Legal Education credits for newly admitted attorneys in the State of New York. These topics have been selected to help recent graduates develop a foundation in the practical skills, techniques and procedures that are essential to the practice of law. Courses will be taught by Albany Law School faculty and alumni.








 
Contact Information
Office of Alumni Affairs
518.445.3361
alumni@albanylaw.edu
 
 
 
Date & Location
Date: 11/8/2013 to 11/15/2013
Location: Albany Law School
Dean Alexander Moot Courtroom (DAMC)
4th Floor, 1928 Building