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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Negligence Committee Meeting
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

The next meeting of the Negligence Committee is scheduled for Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 12:30PM via Zoom. 

Matt Louisos, Esq. of Nash Connors, P.C. will be presenting on handling a SUM claim with the American Arbitration Association.

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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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 & Federal Practice Committees’ Joint Meeting
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

The joint meeting of the Human Rights Committee and the Federal Practice Committee is scheduled for Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 12:15PM via Zoom.

Fair Housing: A Legal Primer and Update in Buffalo and the Nation

Honoring Fair Housing Month

Scott Gehl, former executive director of Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME)

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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: The Canadian Cottage Update
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1.0 CLE credit: Areas of Professional Practice (appropriate for all attorneys)
Click here to download flyer

Moderator: Hugh M. Russ, III, Esq., Hodgson Russ, LLP, Vice President, BAEC

Speaker: Richard S. Halinda, B.A. L.L.B, Richard Halinda Law Offices

U.S. Attorneys should be aware of the Canadian tax consequences rel

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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, April 13, 2021 at 12:15PM via Zoom. For meeting access details, email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

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Matrimonial & Family Law Committee Meeting
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

The next meeting of the Matrimonial & Family Law Committee is scheduled for Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 12:30PM via MS Teams. For meeting access details, email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

Presenter:        Lee D. Sanderson, CPA, ABV, CFF, CVA, MST from the American Academy

of Certified Financial Litigat

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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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Intellectual Property, Computer & Entertainment Law Committee Meeting
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The next meeting of the Intellectual Property, Computer and Entertainment Law Committee is scheduled for Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 12:00PM via Zoom. For meeting access details, email Daniel Ortega by clicking here.

The topic for the next meeting will be SHIELD Act: Year 1; a look at cases from the first year of th

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Young Lawyers Committee Meeting
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

The next meeting of the Young Lawyers Committee is scheduled for Friday, April 16, 2021 at 12:15PM via Zoom.  For meeting access details, email Susan Kohlbacher by clicking here. 

We are accepting letters of interest for new YLC Executive Council members. We are requesting that any active YLC members who would like

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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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Workers’ Compensation Committee Meeting
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

The next meeting of the Workers’ Compensation Committee is scheduled for Monday, April 19, 2021 at 12:15PM via Zoom.  Please be prepared to discuss the myriad of changes and proposed changes to the Worker’s Compensation regulations, Treatment Guidelines, requests for authorization, C-8.1 processes, etc.

For meetin

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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: Solutions and Safety Nets: Practicing with Success, Competency and Wellbeing
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This program is presented by the Erie Institute of Law, Bar Association of Erie County and Charles S. Desmond Inns of Court and is free to all attorneys. This has been made possible by Ahrens Financial Group, Arbor Capital Management, the Erie County Bar Foundation, and Horizon Health Services.

1.0 CLE credit: Ethics

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Surrogate’s Court Committee Meeting
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

The next meeting of the Surrogate’s Court Committee is scheduled for Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 12:15PM via Zoom. For meeting access details, email Susan Kohlbacher by clicking here. 

Jennifer Flannery will be presenting on Public Administrator issues.

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Practice & Procedure in Family Court Committee Meeting
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

The next meeting of the Practice & Procedure in Family Court Committee is scheduled for Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 12:30PM via Zoom. 

Our guest speaker will be Sophie Feal, Supervising Attorney WNY Regional Immigration Assistance Center. All of us have been confronted at one point with the issue of how court orde

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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: Guiding Non-Profits Through COVID and Crisis Management
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1.0 CLE credit: Areas of Professional Practice (appropriate for all attorneys)
Click here to download flyer

Moderator:
Katherine M. Liebner, Esq., Gross Shuman, P.C. 

Speaker:
Lauren A. Suttell, Esq., Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP

This program will address legal issues faced by not-for-profit organizations in cri

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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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Law Day 2021
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Law Day 2021 will be Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at the Bills Stadium! Join us as we honor our Law Day award recipients. We are excited to have Hon. Gerald J. Whalen, Hon. Paula L. FeroLeto, and Hon. John L. Sinatra, Jr. with us who will re-administering the oath to all attorneys in attendance.

Ticket price: $45/per perso

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CLE: Life After Law School: Basic Practice 101 (Day One)
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Nearly everything you need to know about legal practice in Erie County is now available to you in this special two-day seminar. Life after Law School is a transitional Continuing Legal Education program designed to assist newly admitted attorneys as they assume primary practice responsibilities. It is intended to brid

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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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