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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Human Rights Committee
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
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CLE: Matrimonial and Family Law in the Age of Covid-19
10:00 am - 11:00 am

1.0 CLE credit: Law Practice Management (appropriate for all attorneys)
Speakers:
Paul A. Vance, Esq., Vance & Zeis
Erica M. Zeis, Esq., Vance & Zeis, Co-Chair, Matrimonial & Family Law Committee

Unprecedented times require unprecedented creativity and thinking outside the box. Join Paul and Erica for an in

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Intellectual Property, Computer and Entertainment Law Committee
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

To attend, send a request to adams@losapllc.com. You will receive an email invitation to attend an “IPCEL Committee Pandemic Response Fair Use Mixer” on the Committee Chair’s Zoom account at 4:30PM on Thursday, April 2.  This passionate and copyright-centric discussion will follow the larger copyrigh

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Commercial Litigation and Bankruptcy Law Committee
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

MEETING WITH ASSISTANT TRUSTEE JOSEPH ALLEN TO DISCUSS THE SMALL BUSINESS REORGANIZATION ACT OF 2019 (“SBRA”) AND COVID-19 RELATED CHANGES TO BANKRUPTCY COURT PRACTICE

In an effort to both move forward with “business as usual”, while also maintaining appropriate “social distancing”, the next meeting of the

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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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Committee on Eminent Domain & Tax Certiorari
9:00 am - 10:00 am

The next meeting of the Committee on Eminent Domain & Tax Certiorari is scheduled for Monday, April 6, 2020 at 9:00AM via Zoom Conference Call. Please see below details to participate as well as attached for some helpful tips on using the Zoom platform. If you need assistance, please contact Daniel Ortega at dorteg

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CLE: COVID-19: What to Say When a Client Asks About Force Majeure
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

2.0 CLE credits: 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Skills (appropriate for all attorneys)

Are your clients calling about cancelled wedding venues, lost construction work, retained deposits, and other contractual terms, events and services put on hold by COVID-19?

Join the BAEC for a two-hour presentation on force

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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)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/335694508?pwd=STRqNHg1Y095UnQ3SlkyN1pxaWRmdz09

Meeting ID: 335 694 508
Password: 804783

Dial by Phone
1 (646) 558-8656
Meeting ID: 335 694 508

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CLE: COVID-19: Small Business Administration Loans, a post-CARES Act explainer
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

1.5 CLE credits: Areas of Professional Practice (appropriate for all attorneys)

Is an SBA loan right for your clients? This BAEC CLE can help you answer that question, as well as inform you on how to advise your clients on the application process and getting approved on the first try. This one-hour class, followed by a

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Diversity & Inclusion Committee
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

The next meeting of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee will be Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 12:15PM via Zoom Conference Call. Please see the information below to participate as well as attached for some helpful tips on using the Zoom platform. If you need assistance, please contact BAEC Executive Assistant, Daniel Or

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Filing for SBA Coronavirus PPP Loans For Solo Practitioners
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This is a free webinar open to all solo practitioners!
Speakers: James Maloney and Angela Nowicki

You must register by emailing Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

Learn about our speakers:

James Maloney
Click for James Maloney’s resume: JamesMaloney_Esq2020

Angela Nowicki
Angela Nowicki is a CPA focusing on tax and , ...

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Practice & Procedure in Family Court Committee
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Bar Association of Erie County is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: P&P in Family Court Committee Meeting
Time: Apr 9, 2020 01:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/979437560?pwd=d1E5RHUwaEF3bVJONUZzSlkwdVZEdz09

Meeting ID: 979 437 560
Password: 595540

Dial by Phone
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Committee for the Disabled
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

The next meeting of the Committee for the Disabled is scheduled for Friday, April 10, 2020 at 12:15PM via Zoom Conference Call. Please see information below to participate as well as attached for some helpful tips on using the Zoom platform. If you need assistance, please contact Daniel Ortega at dortega@eriebar.org

Jo

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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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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)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/335694508?pwd=STRqNHg1Y095UnQ3SlkyN1pxaWRmdz09

Meeting ID: 335 694 508
Password: 804783

Dial by Phone
1 (646) 558-8656
Meeting ID: 335 694 508

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CLE: Life After Law School: Basic Practice 101, Day 1
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

16.0 credits for attendance on both days: 3.0 Ethics, 7.0 Areas of Professional Practice/Law Practice Management, 6.0 Skills
Breakdown per day:
Day One: 2.0 Ethics, 1.5 Areas of Professional Practice, 1.0 Law Practice Management, 3.5 Skills
Day Two: 1.0 Ethics, 4.0 Areas of Professional Practice, 0.5 Law Practice Manage , ...

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: Recent Amendments to the U.S. Bankruptcy Code & Other Updates
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1.0 CLE credit TBA

Speaker: 
Garry M. Graber, Esq., Hodgson Russ LLP
Additional speakers TBA

Course material will be provided electronically along with a link to join the CLE via Zoom before the program. 

 

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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)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/335694508?pwd=STRqNHg1Y095UnQ3SlkyN1pxaWRmdz09

Meeting ID: 335 694 508
Password: 804783

Dial by Phone
1 (646) 558-8656
Meeting ID: 335 694 508

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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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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)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/335694508?pwd=STRqNHg1Y095UnQ3SlkyN1pxaWRmdz09

Meeting ID: 335 694 508
Password: 804783

Dial by Phone
1 (646) 558-8656
Meeting ID: 335 694 508

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Law Day Luncheon
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

LAW DAY HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19 OUTBREAK.


The Law Day 2020 theme is “Your Vote, Your Voice, Our Democracy: The 19th Amendment at 100.” In 2019-2020, the United States is commemorating the centennial of the transformative constitutional amendment that guaranteed the right of citizens to vote would not b

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