NYCLA’s Civil Rights Jamboree 2016

December 2, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
14 Vesey St
New York, NY 10007
Civil Rights Jamboree 2016
Friday, December 2, 2016; 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
8 NY Credits: 1 Ethics; 4 Skills; 3 PP; Transitional & Non-Transitional
8 NJ Credits: 1 Ethics; 7 General

Join NYCLA's Civil Rights and Liberties Committee for a full-day program looking at some of the most important issues today. Topic to be discussed include:

  • Drafting Pleadings: Claims and Defenses (Police Cases vx. Prison Cases)
  • 1983 Update
  • Ethical Issues in Drafting Retainer Agreements
  • Non-Obvious Discovery Issues
  • Dealing with Sexism in Litigation
  • Examinations—50h Hearings and Depositions
  • JPTOs and Fee Applications

Program Co-Sponsor: NYCLA’s Civil Rights and Liberties Committee
Program Chair: Elliot Dolby-Shields, Roth & Roth, LLP, Co-Chair, NYCLA’s Civil Rights and Liberties Committee
Faculty: Samuel Cohen, Samuel B. Cohen, Attorney & Counselor At Law; Ali Frick, Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP; Scott Korenbaum, Gregory Spektor P.C.; Carolyn Kubitschek,Lansner & Kubitschek; Gideon Oliver, GideonLaw; Robert Quackenbush, Pro Se Law Clerk, SDNY; David Rankin, Rankin & Taylor; Asha Smith, The Legal Aid Society; NYCLA President Carol Sigmond, Cohen Seglias; Additional faculty TBA