Calendar of Events and Meetings

Use this calendar to stay up to date on all Bar Association of Erie County events, CLEs, Committee meetings, and more!

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CLE: Brush Up On Your Writing Skills: Zooming Out and Zooming In
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This program offers 1.0 Skills credit per session (appropriate for all attorneys)
Click here to download flyer

Speaker:
Margaret Phillips, J.D., Daemen College
Associate Professor/Director
Paralegal Studies Program, An ABA-approved program

TUESDAY, JUNE 1

Zooming Out: A big picture look at making writing easier

  • planni
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Committee To Assist Lawyers With Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Topic: Committee To Assist Lawyers with Depression- Tuesdays

Every week on Tue, until May 5, 2020, 7 occurrence(s)

To request to join, please email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

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Human Rights Committee Meeting
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

The next meeting of the Human Rights Committee is scheduled for Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 12:15PM via Zoom. For meeting access details, email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

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Committee to Assist Lawyers with Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This committee coordinates, assists, and supports activities and resources dedicated to assisting lawyers in the Association who suffer from depression. The committee meets every week at BAEC headquarters. Any attorney who struggles with depression, or has someone close to them who does, is welcome to attend.

Call Anne

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CLE: 2021 Annual Enrichment Seminar
8:15 am - 6:00 pm

2.0 CLE credits available. See program agenda HERE.

This program is jointly presented by Air & Waste Management Association – NFS, and Buffalo Association of Professional Geologists, and sponsored by Benchmark Environmental Engineering and Science, Durez, Golder Associates, Hodgson Russ, LLP, The Knoer Group,

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CLE: Brush Up On Your Writing Skills: Zooming In
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1.0 CLE credit: Skills (appropriate for all attorneys)
Click here to download flyer

Speaker:
Margaret Phillips, J.D., Daemen College
Associate Professor/Director
Paralegal Studies Program, An ABA-approved program

TUESDAY, JUNE 8

Zooming In: Looking at details that can improve your writing

  • word choice
  • tone
  • persuasive wr
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Real Property Law Committee Meeting
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

The next meeting of the Real Property Law Committee is scheduled for Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 12:15PM via Zoom. For meeting access details, email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

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Committee To Assist Lawyers With Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Topic: Committee To Assist Lawyers with Depression- Tuesdays

Every week on Tue, until May 5, 2020, 7 occurrence(s)

To request to join, please email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

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CLE: 2021 Annual Enrichment Seminar
8:15 am - 6:00 pm

2.0 CLE credits available. See program agenda HERE.

This program is jointly presented by Air & Waste Management Association – NFS, and Buffalo Association of Professional Geologists, and sponsored by Benchmark Environmental Engineering and Science, Durez, Golder Associates, Hodgson Russ, LLP, The Knoer Group,

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CLE: Getting the Lead Out: Recent Changes to City of Buffalo and Erie County Laws to Prevent Lead Paint Poisoning
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1.o CLE credit: Areas of Professional Practice (appropriate for newly admitted and experienced attorneys)
Presented by the BAEC Diversity & Inclusion, Human Rights and Negligence Committees in association with the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Click here to download flyer

Committee Chairpersons:
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Committee to Assist Lawyers with Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This committee coordinates, assists, and supports activities and resources dedicated to assisting lawyers in the Association who suffer from depression. The committee meets every week at BAEC headquarters. Any attorney who struggles with depression, or has someone close to them who does, is welcome to attend.

Call Anne

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Annual Meeting
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

All BAEC members are invited to the Bar Association of Erie County Annual Meeting. This year’s Meeting will be held virtually due to the ongoing health pandemic. We will be announcing the winners of our election for Board of Directors and Nominating Committee at the meeting. We will also witness the passing of th

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Committee To Assist Lawyers With Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Topic: Committee To Assist Lawyers with Depression- Tuesdays

Every week on Tue, until May 5, 2020, 7 occurrence(s)

To request to join, please email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

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Emerging from the Pandemic and Returning to the Office
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Bar Association of Erie County and its Adapting to Practice in a Pandemic Task Force are proud to present Part 5 in our conversation series!

In this webinar, we will be discussing the impact the legal community will and has been experiencing as we get back to normal and put the pandemic behind us. Topics will inclu

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CLE: Criminal Motions in the Post Reform World
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

2.0 CLE credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills (appropriate for all attorneys)
Click here to download flyer

Moderators:
James Q. Auricchio, Esq., Co-Chair, Criminal Law Committee
Brittanylee Penberthy, Esq., VanDette Penberthy LLP, Co-Chair, Criminal Law Committee

 Speaker:
Donald M. Thompson, Esq., E , ...

Health Care Law Committee Meeting
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

For our June Health Care Law Committee meeting, the topic will be:

The Value of Having an EAP:  A very affordable way to support your team, mitigate risk, and provide an important employee wellness benefit.

Panel Discussion:

  • Hugh Russ, Esq., Hodgson Russ, BAEC President
  • Karen Nicolson, Esq., Center for Elder Law and
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Committee to Assist Lawyers with Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This committee coordinates, assists, and supports activities and resources dedicated to assisting lawyers in the Association who suffer from depression. The committee meets every week at BAEC headquarters. Any attorney who struggles with depression, or has someone close to them who does, is welcome to attend.

Call Anne

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CLE: 17th Annual WNY Bankruptcy Conference – Consumer Focus
12:15 pm - 5:30 pm

Presented by the Erie Institute of Law and the Monroe County Bar Center for Education. Sponsored by Barclay Damon LLP, Dibble & Miller, P.C., and Phillips Lytle LLP

Click here to view flyer/program agenda

This session provides 5.0 CLE credits: 3.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Diversity, Inclusion & Elimin

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Diversity & Inclusion and ADR Committees’ Joint Meeting
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

The Diversity & Inclusion and Alternative Dispute Resolution Committees are hosting a joint meeting on Tuesday, June 21, 2021 at 12:15PM via Zoom.

This meeting is to provide information regarding ADR and how the collective bar associations can work to increase diversity within the ADR practice area.

For meeting ac

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CLE: 17th Annual WNY Bankruptcy Conference – Business Focus
12:15 pm - 5:30 pm

Presented by the Erie Institute of Law and the Monroe County Bar Center for Education. Sponsored by Barclay Damon LLP, Dibble & Miller, P.C., and Phillips Lytle LLP

Click here to view flyer/program agenda

This session provides 5.0 CLE credits: 4.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Ethics (appropriate for all attor

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Committee To Assist Lawyers With Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Topic: Committee To Assist Lawyers with Depression- Tuesdays

Every week on Tue, until May 5, 2020, 7 occurrence(s)

To request to join, please email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

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ConnectLife Blood Drive
10:00 am - 8:00 pm

We are asking our members to consider donating blood and save our summer!

Blood Drive is Wednesday, June 23, 2021 from 10am to 8pm. Donate at one of two convenient ConnectLife Donation Centers:

4444 Bryant & Stratton Way, Williamsville
or
96 Niagara St, Tonawanda

Click the button below to make an appointment online

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CLE: What Lawyers Should Know About the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA)
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

4.0 CLE credits: 0.5 Ethics, 2.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.5 Skills (appropriate for all attorneys)
Click here to download flyer and view agenda

Topics/Speakers:
History and Overview of Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act –
Colin M. Knoer, Esq., The Knoer Group

Municipal Options – Alexis M. Florcza

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Committee to Assist Lawyers with Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This committee coordinates, assists, and supports activities and resources dedicated to assisting lawyers in the Association who suffer from depression. The committee meets every week at BAEC headquarters. Any attorney who struggles with depression, or has someone close to them who does, is welcome to attend.

Call Anne

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CLE: Navigating the Regulatory Pitfalls of A Post-COVID World
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Join us for a discussion on issues businesses face as we reopen and which COVID-era regulations will remain with us. Presented by the Regulatory Compliance Committee and Labor Law Committee
1.5 CLE credits: Areas of Professional Practice (appropriate for all attorneys)
Click here to download flyer

Moderator – Jam

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Committee To Assist Lawyers With Depression
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Topic: Committee To Assist Lawyers with Depression- Tuesdays

Every week on Tue, until May 5, 2020, 7 occurrence(s)

To request to join, please email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

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CLE: The ABC’s and 123’s of Individual Income Tax Returns for Matrimonial Attorneys
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Presented by the Matrimonial and Family Law Committee
1.0 CLE credit: Skills (appropriate for all attorneys)
Click here to download flyer

Moderator:
Vanessa C. Gabriele, Esq., Gabriele Law, PLLC, Chair, Matrimonial and Family Law Committee

Speaker:
William P. Allen, CPA/ABV, CFE, Partner, Brisbane Consulting Group, LLC

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