Employment Law


REGISTER FOR BOARDWALK SEMINAR® 2017

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Thursday & Friday, April 27 & 28, 2017
9:30 am - 5:00 pm & 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Harrah's ResortAtlantic City, NJ

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 27, 2017

Mock Trial - Pat Pringle v. N.J. Transit

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

9:00 am - 9:30 am
President’s Address & Welcome
Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq. • Princeton, NJ
NJAJ Membership Meeting & Elections

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Three Opening Statements by Plaintiff
Andrew W. Dwyer, Esq. • Newark, NJ
Andrew M. Moskowitz, Esq. • Springfield, NJ
Claudia A. Reis, Esq. • Morristown, NJ

10:30 am - 10:45 am
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
10:45 am - 11:30 am
Three Opening Statements by Defense Counsel
Lori Armstrong Halber, Esq. • Radnor, PA
Eric L. Harrison, Esq. • Edison, NJ
Nicholas Stevens, Esq. • Roseland, NJ
 
11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Panel Discussion re: Opening Statements
All Faculty
 
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Lunch • Exhibit Hall
 
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Two Direct and Two Cross Examinations of Plaintiff
Robert J. Cino, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
LaToya L. Barrett, Esq. • Newark, NJ
John E. MacDonald, Esq. • Lawrenceville, NJ
Claudia A. Reis, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
 
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Panel Discussion re: Direct and Cross of Plaintiff
All Faculty
 
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Three Summations by Defendants
Robert J. Cino, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
Frances X. Donnelly, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
John T. MacDonald, Esq. • Lawrenceville, NJ
 
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Three Summations by Plaintiffs
Bruce L. Atkins, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ
Kevin M. Costello, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ
Gregory B. Noble, Esq. • Westfield, NJ
 
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Summations: Panel Discussion
All Faculty
 
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception • Exhibit Hall
 
 
Friday, April 28, 2017
Trial Issues


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 10 Cases in Employment Law
Daniel T. Silverman, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Motions In Limine
Sarah M. Slachetka, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
 
10:45 am - 11:00 am
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
11:00 am - 11:45 am
ADA Disability Update
Drake P. Bearden, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ
 
11:45 am - 12:35 pm
Jury Selection: Batson Challenges, Focus Groups
Panel: 

Kevin M. Costello, Esq. • Mount Laurel, NJ
Benjamin Folkman, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
Evan L. Goldman, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ
Claudia A. Reis, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
 
12:35 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch • Exhibit Hall
 
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Ethics Panel
Benjamin Folkman, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ 
Deborah L. Mains, Esq. • Mt. Laurel, NJ
Ashley L. Toth, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
Richard E. Yaskin, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
 

 

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ABOUT THE SEMINAR: The Boardwalk Seminar 2017 features 32 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 Boardwalk 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 12.90 Credits/Earn 1.80 Ethics Credits)
New York - (Earn 12.50 Credits/Earn 1.50 Ethics Credits - pending)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 9.0 Credits/Earn 1.50 Ethics Credits - pending)

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, 1.80 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism,
and 11.10 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 April 21, 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.

Friday, April 21st 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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