Employment Law


REGISTER FOR BOARDWALK SEMINAR

Thursday & Friday, April 7 & 8, 2016
9:30 am - 5:00 pm & 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Harrah's ResortAtlantic City, NJ

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Program Co-Chairs:

Benjamin Folkman, Esq. 
Folkman Law Offices, PC 
Cherry Hill, NJ     

Evan L. Goldman, Esq. 
Goldman, Davis & Gutfleish, P.C. 
Hackensack, NJ 

Deborah L. Mains, Esq. 
Costello & Mains, LLC
Mount Laurel, NJ 


SEMINAR AGENDA
Thursday, April 7, 2016

Trial Workshop – Advanced Trial Techniques 

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

9:00 am - 9:30 am
President’s Address & Welcome
Daniel E. Rosner, Esq. • Vineland, NJ
NJAJ Membership Meeting & Elections

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Three Opening Statements by Plaintiff
Bruce L. Atkins, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ
Andrew W. Dwyer, Esq. • Newark, NJ
Andrew M. Moskowitz, Esq. • Springfield, NJ

10:30 am - 10:45 am
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
10:45 am - 11:30 am
Three Opening Statements by Defense Counsel
Robert J. Cino, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
Lori Armstrong Halber, Esq. • Radnor, PA
Nicholas Stevens, Esq. • Roseland, NJ
 
11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Panel Discussion re: Opening Statements
Bruce L. Atkins, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ
Robert J. Cino, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
Andrew W. Dwyer, Esq. • Newark, NJ
Benjamin Folkman, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ 
Evan L. Goldman, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ 
Lori Armstrong Halber, Esq. • Radnor, PA
Deborah L. Mains, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ 
Andrew M. Moskowitz, Esq. • Springfield, NJ
Nicholas Stevens, Esq. • Roseland, NJ
 
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Luncheon • Exhibit Hall
 
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Two Direct and Two Cross Examinations of Plaintiff
James Bucci, Esq. • Camden, NJ
Kevin M. Costello, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ
Lori Armstrong Halber, Esq. • Radnor, PA
Claudia A. Reis, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
 
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Panel Discussion re: Direct and Cross of Plaintiff
James Bucci, Esq. • Camden, NJ
Kevin M. Costello, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ
Benjamin Folkman, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ 
Evan L. Goldman, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ 
Lori Armstrong Halber, Esq. • Radnor, PA
Deborah L. Mains, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ 
Claudia A. Reis, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
 
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Three Summations by Defendants
James Bucci, Esq. • Camden, NJ
Robert J. Cino, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
Eric L. Harrison, Esq. • Edison, NJ
 
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Three Summations by Plaintiffs
Bruce L. Atkins, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ
Kevin M. Costello, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ
Claudia A. Reis, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
 
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Summations: Panel Discussion
Summations Speakers & Co-Chairs
 
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception • Exhibit Hall
 
 
Friday, April 8, 2016
Practical Aspects of Employment Litigation


6:30 am - 8:30 am
Litigation at Sunrise

7:30 am - 9:00 am 

Continental Breakfast & Registration • Exhibit Hall

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Top Ten in Employment Law
Daniel T. Silverman, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Administrative Exhaustion – PA versus NJ
Lisa R. Marone, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
 
10:45 am - 11:00 am
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Non-compete Clauses in Employment Contracts
Paul C. Jensen, Jr., Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
 
11:45 am - 12:35 pm
Panel Discussion: Ethics Issues in Employment Litigation
James E. Burden, Esq. • Montclair, NJ
Leo B. Dubler, III, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ
Benjamin Folkman, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
Claudia A. Reis, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
 
12:35 pm - 1:30 pm
Luncheon • Exhibit Hall
 
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Appealing Employment Cases:  Perspectives from the Bench and Bar
Hon. Carmen H. Alvarez, P.J.A.D. • Cape May Court House, NJ
Deborah L. Mains, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ
Richard M. Schall, Esq. • Moorestown, NJ
Michelle Seldin Silverman, Esq. • Princeton, NJ
 

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ABOUT THE SEMINAR: The Boardwalk Seminar 2016 features 29 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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MCLE Credits
New Jersey - (Earn 13.0 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics Credits)
New York - (Earn 13.0 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics Credits - pending)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 10.75 Credits/Earn .50 Ethics Credits - pending)


Full-Time Judges, Full-Time Law School Professors, 
Judicial Law Clerks & Law Student Members

Registration is complimentary for the seminar.
Pre-registration is required.

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the
Supreme Court of New Jersey for 12.90 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 1.0 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism,
and 11.90 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in 
civil trial law.

Course Materials
The seminar course materials will be online for attendees
to download on April 1, 2016.
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.

Friday, April 1st 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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