Ongoing

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District Presents

“My Eyes on New York” An exhibit of photographs by former New York Law Journal photographer Rick Kopstein

Theodore Roosevelt Courthouse

Charles P. Sifton Gallery

225 Cadman Plaza East, Brooklyn

On display until Dec. 31

The Grolier Club

Guided Tour of Exhibit of Law’s Picture Books

Exhibit begins Nov. 2 at 1 p.m. and continues Mon thru Sat until Nov. 18 47 East 60th Street 212-838-6690

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 15

New York Law School (CLE)

How to Legally Raise Equity Capital for Your Startup by The Center for Business and Financial Law & The Center for International Law

5 p.m.- 6 p.m.

1 CLE credit

185 West Broadway

Room W320

The James F. Henry Speaker Series: “Built to Last”- Creating Enduring Commercial Relationships

5:30 p.m.- 6:50 p.m.

1.5 CLE credits

185 West Broadway

Events Center, Second Floor

Practising Law Institute

The Law and Business of Open Source Software

9 a.m.–5:15 p.m.

1177 Avenue of the Americas

www.pli.edu/LBOSS17

Nassau Community College

Tips for Lawyers Marketing with Google Search Terms

On WHPC 90.3 FM radio 3 p.m. (repeated 7 a.m. on Sunday) Voicestream: ncc.edu/whpc For podcasts search WHPC on iTunes

New York City Bar

Small Law Firm Breakfast Program: Differentiating Your Solo or Small Firm in Order to Attract Top Clients

8:30 a.m.–10 a.m.

42 West 44th Street

To register: http://www.nycbar.org

Nassau County Bar

Dean’s Hour: Lunch with the Commercial Division Justices With the NCBA Commercial Litigation Committee

Sign-in 12:30 p.m.

Discussion 1-2 p.m.

1 CLE credit

15th and West Streets, Mineola

516-747-4070

academy@nassaubar.org

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 15 THURSDAY, NOV. 16

Practising Law Institute

Patent Litigation : Advanced Techniques & Best Practices

9 a.m.–5 p.m. (Each Day)

1177 Avenue of the Americas

www.pli.edu/PatLitigation17

THURSDAY, NOV. 16

Appellate Division, First Department (CLE)

Fundamentals of Search and Seizure Law with Hon. Barry Kamins

6 p.m.–8 p.m.

2 CLE credits

New York Supreme Court

111 Centre Street

Jury Room, 11th Floor

Contact: Amy Ostrau at aostrau@nycourts.gov

212-340-0558

The Catholic Lawyers Guild Diocese of Brooklyn & The Columbian Lawyers Association of Brooklyn

The Red Mass

5:30 p.m.

The Cathedral Basilica of St. James

Jay Street and Cathedral Place

(one block north of Tillary Street)

Brooklyn)

Contact Pauline Ellis for more information at 347-296-1836

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan

Law firm to host Mass Transit Discussion Breakfast: Panel will discuss the state and future of NYC’s transportation system.

8:30 a.m.-10 a.m.

Stroock’s Office

180 Maiden Lane

Contact: Joshua Spivak

510-849-1663, jspivaknyc@aol.com

Practising Law Institute

The Ethics of Electronic Information : Competence, Confidentiality, and Other Ethical Conundrums

9 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

1177 Avenue of the Americas

www.pli.edu/EthicsEI17

The Society of Professional Investigators

Meeting: Speaker Charles Campisi, NYPD Chief (retired) and author of “Blue on Blue.”

6 p.m.

Forlini

93 Baxter Street.

Contact C. E. Gordon at sleuth32@aol.com or (516)433-5065 for more information.

FRIDAY, NOV. 17

Practising Law Institute

Hot Topics for In-House Counsel

9 a.m.–5:15 p.m.

1177 Avenue of the Americas

www.pli.edu/HotTopicsIHC17

NYCLA (CLE)

NY Bridge the Gap: Skills and Ethics

9 CLE credits

8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

14 Vesey Street

Effective Legal Writing

2.5 CLE credits

8:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.

14 Vesey Street

Avoiding Ethical Problems with Clients

2 CLE credits

1 p.m.–2:40 p.m.

14 Vesey Street

Brooklyn Law School

Disability & Civil Rights Clinic Breakfast Roundtable

8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Feil Hall, Forchelli Conference Center, 22nd Floor

205 State Street, Brooklyn

718-780-0691

RSVP: brooklaw.edu/disabilityrights-roundtable

Nassau County Bar

Business of Law Conference : Lecture and Networking Conference for the Solo and Small Practitioner

11 a.m.– 4 p.m.

4.5 CLE credits

15th and West Streets, Mineola

516-747-4070

academy@nassaubar.org

MONDAY, NOV. 20

New York City Bar

Brazil’s Labor, Political and Tax Reforms

6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.

42 West 44th Street

To register: http://www.nycbar.org

New York City Bar Association

Hurricane Disaster Relief: FEMA Appeals Training

Basic training on how to file FEMA appeals on behalf of residents impacted by recent hurricanes.

6 p.m.– 8 p.m.

42 W 44th Street

Free. Open to the public.

Registration Required

www.nycbar.org

MONDAY, NOV. 20 - TUESDAY, NOV. 21

Practising Law Institute

Pocket MBA : Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

9 a.m.–5 p.m. (Each Day)

1177 Avenue of the Americas

www.pli.edu/p.m.BA17

TUESDAY, NOV. 21

Small Claims Arbitrators Association

Small Claims Court Arbitrator Training

5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

NY Civil Court

111 Centre Street

RSVP: https://smallclaimsarb.eventbrite.com

INFO: Darren Marks (darren@smallclaimsarbitrators.org)

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 22

Nassau Community College

The Legal Nurse Consultant

On WHPC 90.3 FM radio 3 p.m. (repeated 7 a.m. on Sunday) Voicestream: ncc.edu/whpc For podcasts search WHPC on iTunes

TUESDAY, NOV. 28

Practising Law Institute

Bridge-the-Gap II: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys

8:45 AM – 5:45 p.m.

1177 Avenue of the Americas

www.pli.edu/BTG217

New York City Bar

The 3 B’s of LinkedIn for Lawyers: Building Relationships, Branding Strategies and Business Development

6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

42 West 44th Street

To register: http://www.nycbar.org

Nassau County Bar

Alphabet City: JD and LGBTQ Issues

With the NCBA Family Court Law and Procedure Committee and the Assigned Counsel Defender Plan Inc. of Nassau County

5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

3 CLE credits

15th and West Streets, Mineola

516-747-4070

academy@nassaubar.org

NYCLA (CLE)

Intermediate Research with Westlaw

1 CLE credit

10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.

14 Vesey Street

New York City Bar (CLE)

Employee Dismissals: Avoiding the Pitfalls

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

3 CLE Credits

42 West 44th Street

Contact: Rosan Dacres

212-382-6630

rdacres@nycbar.org

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 29

Practising Law Institute

Directors’ Institute on Corporate Governance (Fifteenth Annual)

9 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

1177 Avenue of the Americas

www.pli.edu/DICorpGov17

Nassau Community College

(New) Leave Laws for Employees

On WHPC 90.3 FM radio

3 p.m.

(repeated 7 a.m. on Sunday)

Voicestream: ncc.edu/whpc

For podcasts search WHPC on iTunes

New York City Bar

One Year Later—Unified Rules for Attorney Disciplinary Matters

Program: 6 p.m.–8 p.m.

Reception: 8 p.m.–9 p.m.

42 West 44th Street

To register: http://www.nycbar.org

New York City Bar (CLE)

Estate Planning Strategies: The Top Ten List

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

3 CLE Credits

42 West 44th Street

Contact: Rosan Dacres

212-382-6630

rdacres@nycbar.org

Nassau County Bar

Rise ‘n’ Shine (Out to Lunch) Lecture Series Presents: New Partnership Audit Regulations Require Changes For ALL Partnerships

Sign-in 12:30 p.m.

Discussion 1-2 p.m.

Program is free to attend. Optional CLE/CPE credit available for purchase $30/each type.

Must pre-register: 516-747-4464 or academy@nassaubar.org

NYCLA (CLE)

Sanctuary Cities

2.5 CLE credits

6 p.m.–8:30 p.m.

14 Vesey Street

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 29 & DEC. 6

New York City Bar (CLE)

New Jersey Bridge-The-Gap

9:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

16 CLE credits for both days. 8 credits each day

42 West 44th Street

Contact: Rosan Dacres

212-382-6630

rdacres@nycbar.org

THURSDAY, NOV. 30

Practising Law Institute

Hedge Fund and Private Equity Enforcement & Regulatory Developments

9 a.m.–5 p.m.

1177 Avenue of the Americas

www.pli.edu/HedgeFundPE17

New York City Bar

Interviewing Workshop

9 a.m.–11 a.m.

42 West 44th Street

To register: http://www.nycbar.org

Speaker Series: Zachary Carter, Corporation Counsel

6:30 p.m.–8 p.m.

42 West 44th Street

To register: http://www.nycbar.org

New York City Bar (CLE)

Franchise Law 101

6:p.m. – 9p.m.

3 CLE Credits

42 West 44th Street

Contact: Rosan Dacres

212-382-6630

rdacres@nycbar.org

Nassau County Bar

Dean’s Hour: Discovery and Dollars: Using Tax Returns as a Litigation Tool

Sign-in: 12:30PM

Discussion: 1 p.m.-2 p.m.

1 CLE credit

15th and West Streets, Mineola

516-747-4070

academy@nassaubar.org

NYCLA (CLE)

Technology Always Outruns the Law: Don’t Be Left Behind and Lose Your Career

3 CLE credits

6 p.m.–9 p.m.

14 Vesey Street