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Environmental Law: Preserving our Rights to the Water
May 5, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.
438 Main St., Sum Room Auditorium, Buffalo, NY
Special thanks to our generous sponsors: Earth Dimensons, Inc. and Phillips Lytle LLP
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You Can Ask for ADR - Finding the Forum to Resolve Disputes
May 5, 2017
1:00 - 3:40 p.m. - Seminar
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - Reception
Buffalo Club, 388 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY
Special thanks to our generous sponsors: Paramount Settlement Planning, LLC; Krista Gottlieb, ADR Center and Law Office; Richard Griffin, Esq. and Bridget O'Connell, Esq.
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Update on the Basics of Long Term Care - at BAEC Headquarters
Held twice - same program, different locations
May 9, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
438 Main Street, Buffalo, NY
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Introduction to Casemaker - Free Online Training Session
May 10, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
No CLE credit given
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Deposition Dos and Don'ts - Presented by the Young Lawyers Committee
May 11, 2017
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (please note the time)
438 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 
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Survival Skills for Women Lawyers: Managing Everyday Stress and Anxiety to Stay Balanced
May 12, 2017
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
438 Main Street, Buffalo, NY
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Appellate Practice - Western New York: How to Take and Perfect Appeals
May 12, 2017
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (please note the time)
438 Main Street, Buffalo, NY
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DWI: Chemical Test Refusals
May 17, 2017
12:00 - 2:00 p.m. (please note the time)
438 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 
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Social Security Disability: The State of ODAR (Office of Disability Adjudication and Review)
May 18, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
438 Main Street, 6th Floor, Buffalo, NY 
Special thank you to our generous sponsor: Jeffrey Freedman Attorneys, PLLC
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Introduction to Casemaker - Free Online Training Session
May 24, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
No CLE Credit given
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May 24, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
438 Main Street, Buffalo, NY
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Surrogate Court Practice in the Digital Age

May 25, 2017
9:00 - 12:25 p.m.
Templeton Landing
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Nuts and Bolts of Asbestos
June 7, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
438 Main Street, Buffalo, NY
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Court Certified Article 81 Training
June 8, 2017
More details to come

14th Annual WNY Bankruptcy Conference
June 16, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Genesee Community College
Special thank you to our generous sponsors: Hodgson Russ LLPPhillips Lytle LLP and Woods Oviatt Gilman, LLP
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Life After Law School
Two Days: July 14 and August 11, 2017
Special thank you to our generous sponsors: Counsel Press, Inc.Erie County Bar Foundation and Legal Med
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Be Prepared: Planning Ahead
June 20, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
BAEC
3.0 CLE credits
More details to come

webinars (support at mcleplus.com)
Effective January 2016, these Webinar programs are approved for credit for newly admitted attorneys because these programs are interactive.

The 2017 Ethy Awards
April 29, 2017
11:00 - 1:00 p.m.
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Copywriting for Lawyers: How to Win Cases and Influence People
May 4, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Supervision: Responsibilities Regarding Nonlawyer Assistance
May 9, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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The Personal Contact Rule: No Draculas Allowed
May 17, 2017
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
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The Truth, the Whole Truth and Nothing But the Truth: The Ethycal Imperative for Honesty in Law Practice
May 23, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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The 2017 Ethy Awards
May 27, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Show Me the Ethics!: The Ethycal Way to Bill for Legal Services
May 31, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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What Nascar, Jay-Z and the Jersey Shore Teach Us About Legal Ethics
June 5, 2017
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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To Be Or Not To Be: Improve Your Writing Using E-Prime
June 7, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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From Competence to Excellence: The Ethycal Imperative for Excellent Client Service
June 8, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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It's Not the Fruit, It's the Root: Getting to the Bottom of Our Ethical Ills
June 15, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
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The 2017 Ethy Awards
June 17, 2017
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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How to Draft a Bad Contract
June 20, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Deposition Do's and Don'ts
June 21, 2017
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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Yelp, I've Fallen for Social Media and I Can't LinkedOut: The Ethical Pitfalls of Social Media
June 22, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
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The 2017 Ethy Awards
June 24, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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The Ties that Bind: Avoiding Inappropriate Entanglements in the Practice of Law
June 26, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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What Starbucks Teaches About Ethically Inspired Marketing
June 26, 2017
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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The UCC Made Easy: The Webinar
June 27, 2017
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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The Passion of the Barrister: An Ethical Lawyer is a Happy Lawyer
June 27, 2017
8:00 - 9:00 p.m.
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Nice Lawyers Finish First
June 28, 2017
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Sue Unto Others As You Would Have Them Sue Unto You
June 28, 2017
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
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Don't Be An Outlaw: The Ethycal Imperative to Follow the Law
June 29, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
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Fantasy Supreme Court League: The 2017 Season
June 29, 2017
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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Thou Shalt Not Lie, Cheat & Steal: The Ten Commandments of Legal Ethics
June 29, 2017
8:00 - 9:00 p.m.
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Don't Try This At Home: Why You Should Never Emulate TV Lawyers
June 30, 2017
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
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Lies, Damn Lies & Legal Marketing: The Ethics of Legal Marketing
June 30, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Legal Ethics is No Laughing Matter: What Lawyer Jokes Say About Our Ethical Foibles
June 30, 2017
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
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