Ethics: Hot Topics in 2017


Saturday, February 25, 2017
The Pines Manor, Edison, NJ

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REGISTER FOR ETHICS


Program Co-Chairs:

Diane L. Cardoso, Esq.
Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks
Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C.
Jersey City, NJ

Richard J. Villanova, Esq. 
Blume Forte Fried Zerres & Molinari, P.C. 
Chatham, NJ

 

SEMINAR AGENDA

8:00 am - 9:00 am 
Continental Breakfast & Registration • Exhibit Hall

9:00 am - 9:50 am
Cultural Competency in Representing Members of the LGBT Community 
William S. Singer, Esq. • Belle Mead, NJ

9:50 am - 10:25 am
Dealing with Difficult Clients Throughout Litigation
Jonathan H. Lomurro, Esq. • Freehold, NJ

10:25 am - 10:45 am

Client Grievances: How to Avoid Them and how to Deal with Them
Susan C. Gieser. Esq. • Secaucus, NJ

10:45 am - 11:00 am
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Who, When, How Much: 
Ethical Considerations in Dealing with Referral Fees

Kenneth W. Elwood, Esq. • Chatham, NJ


11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tax Implications on Awards
Alan H. Schorr, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Lunch • Exhibit Hall

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Practical Tips to Avoid Ethics and Malpractice Claims
Norberto A. Garcia , Esq. • Jersey City, NJ
Patrick B. Minter, Esq. • Morristown, NJ


MCLE Credits
New Jersey - (Earn 5.10 Credits/Earn 5.10 Ethics Credits - pending)
New York - (Earn 5.10 Credits/Earn 5.10 Ethics Credits - pending)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 4.0 Ethics Credits - pending)


This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the
Supreme Court of New Jersey for 5.10 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 5.10 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism,
and 0.0 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in civil trial law.


Full-Time Judges, Full-Time Law School Professors, Judicial Law Clerks & Law Student Members
Registration is complimentary for the seminar.
Pre-registration is required.

Course Materials

The seminar course materials will be online for attendees
to download on February 17, 2017.
Each registrant will receive a flash drive containing the course material onsite.

Onsite/Door Registration: 
An additional $25 will be added to all program fees for onsite registration.

Wednesday, February 22nd is the last day for a refund (minus $20).
All cancellations must be in writing.

After Wednesday, cancellations and no shows will receive a credit (minus $20)
automatically good for 1 year for a future seminar or an on-demand seminar at www.theCLEstore.org.

REGISTER FOR ETHICS

 

If you have a disability that will require special assistance or services, 
please send a letter describing your needs.