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Open Government, Your Right to Know
September 27, 2017
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Buffalo History Museum Auditorium, One Museum Court, Buffalo, NY 14216
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Ethical Issues in DWI Cases and Handling DWAI by Drug Cases
September 28, 2017
12:00 - 2:00 p.m. (please note early start time)
438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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2017 Update on New York State Civil Practice and Procedure
September 29, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Special thank you to our sponsor Counsel Press, Inc.
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Encore Video Replay: Good Cop/Bad Cop: Two Sides of Landlord/Tenant Law
October 4, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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NYS Paid Family Leave Act - What You Need to Know for Your Business and Your Clients
October 5, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video Replay: Surrogate Court Practice in the Digital Age
October 11, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Using Focus Groups to Frame Your Case for the Jury
October 12, 2017
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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You Can Ask for ADR - Finding the Forum to Resolve Disputes
October 17, 2017
1:00 - 3:40 p.m. Seminar
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Reception
The Buffalo Club, 388 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY
Special thank you to our sponsors: Krista Gottlieb, Esq., ADR Center & Law Office,
Richard F. Griffin, Esq., Mediator & Arbitrator, Bridget M. O'Connell, Esq., Chair ADR Committee
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Introduction to Casemaker - Free Online Training Webinar (NO CLE CREDIT)
October 18, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Encore Video Replay: Domestic Animal Owner Liability in the Fourth Department
October 18, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Court Certified Article 81 Training
October 20, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Preservation Buffalo Niagara Developer Roundtable: Combining Historic Tax Credits and Low-Income Housing Tax Credits
October 24, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.
Hotel Lafyette Buffalo, NY
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Encore Video Replay: How to Use the New York State Freedom of Information Law Effectively
October 25, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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You Are a Fiduciary - ERISA for Partners and Office Managers
October 27, 2017
12:30 p.m. - Lunch/Check-in
1:00 p.m. - 2:20 p.m. - Seminar
438 Main St., Sun Room Auditorium, Buffalo, NY
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Thank you to our generous sponsor Buffalo Wealth Strategies for providing lunch and covering registration costs!

64th Tax Institute
Day 1: October 31, 2017 and Day 2: November 1, 2017
Millennium Hotel Buffalo, 2040 Walden Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14225
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Serious Injury Threshold Practice in the Fourth Department
November 2, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
438 Main Street, Buffalo, NY
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Immigration Law/International Trade
November 3, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Drafting Dispute Resolution Clauses
November 7, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Advanced Elements of Matrimonial Practice
November 9, 2017
9:00 a.m. - TBA
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U.S. Supreme Court Review and Preview
with Keynote speaker Professor Michael Bouchai
November 15, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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Introduction to Casemaker - Free Online Training Webinar (NO CLE CREDIT)
November 15, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Unlock the Power of a Vocational Assessment in a Divorce: How Employability Can Impact Divorce Proceedings
November 17, 2017
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
438 Main St., Buffalo, NY
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Consumer Debt with WBASNY
November 28, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Insurance Coverage CLE with DTLA
December 8, 2017
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Introduction to Casemaker - Free Online Training Webinar (NO CLE CREDIT)
December 20, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Introduction to Casemaker - Free Online Training Webinar (NO CLE CREDIT)
January 17, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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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 Ties that Bind: Avoiding Inappropriate Entanglements in the Practice of Law
September 19, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Nice Lawyers Finish First 
September 26, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Fantasy Supreme Court League: The 2017 Season
October 2, 2017
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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If You Can't Say Something Nice, Shut Up!: The Ethycal Imperative for Civility
October 10, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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The 2017 Ethy Awards
October 21, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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Don't be an Outlaw: The Ethycal Imperative to Follow the Law
October 25, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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A Nightmare on Ethics Street: Don't Fall Asleep on Your Ethycal Obligations
October 31, 2017
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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