Is It Ethical?


Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Hilton Meadowlands Hotel
East Rutherford, NJ

 

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Program Co-Chairs:

Tommie Ann Gibney, Esq.
Andres & Berger, P.C.
Haddonfield, NJ

Christopher M. Placitella, Esq.
Cohen Placitella & Roth, P.C.
Red Bank, NJ

Marc C. Saperstein, Esq. 
Davis, Saperstein & Salomon 
Teaneck, NJ

 

SEMINAR AGENDA

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch

1:00 pm - 1:15 pm
The Ethics of Representing a Driver and Passenger
Daniel E. Rosner, Esq. • Vineland, NJ

1:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Ethical Considerations in Litigating Against a Prior Client
David L. Wikstrom, Esq. • Springfield, NJ

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Ethical Considerations in Interviewing a Defendant's Employee
Jeffrey M. Pollock, Esq. • Princeton, NJ
 
1:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Ethical Responsibilities Regarding Non-Lawyer Assistance – RPC 5.3
Gerald H. Baker, Esq. • Springfield, NJ
 
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Ethical Obligations in Preserving Social Media
Lynne M. Kizis, Esq. • Woodbridge, NJ
 
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Post-Verdict Discussions with Jurors – When and How
Edward P. Capozzi, Esq. • Roseland, NJ
 
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Coffee Break
 

2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Fundamentals of the Attorney Disciplinary System 
Isabel McGinty, Esq. • Trenton, NJ

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Can the Need to Win Ever Trump the Requirement to be 
Truthful to the Judge?

Michael A. Ferrara, Jr., Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Ethics Grievances – What Now? Don’t Panic!
Amos Gern, Esq. • Roseland, NJ

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Ethical Considerations in Recording Client and Expert Interviews – 
Do you need to Disclose?

Francisco J. Rodriguez, Esq. • Jersey City, NJ

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Referral Fees – Can You be on the Hook for Malpractice?
Scott G. Leonard, Esq. • Morristown, NJ


ABOUT THE SEMINAR: The Meadowlands Seminar 2017 features 16 seminars over three days. The advantage of this unique format is that you may move from seminar to seminar, hearing different topics as desired and thereby creating a seminar tailored to your specific needs.

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If you join the New Jersey Association for Justice when registering for the Meadowlands Seminar 2017 you will receive the Member registration fee ($200 less than the non-member rate) and as a part of this special offer you will receive an additional $100 off of the registration fee. Join NJAJ.


MCLE Credits
New Jersey - (Earn 0.0 Credits/Earn 3.30 Ethics Credits)
New York - (Earn 0.0 Credits/Earn 3.30 Ethics Credits -pending)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 0.0 Credits/Earn 2.50 Ethics Credits -pending)


This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 3.30 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 3.30 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism, and 0.0 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in civil trial law.


Onsite Registration: 

An additional $25 will be added to all program fees for onsite registration.

Friday, November 10th is the last day for a refund (minus $20).
All cancellations must be in writing.

After Friday, 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.

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