Daily Educational Programming Schedule – By Area Of Law

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Showing Programs In The Following: Dispute Resolution Track

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15
9:30AM - 10:45AM

A Look Behind the Curtain: Insights into How Different Stakeholders in Employment Mediations Evaluate Claims for Settlement

Dispute Resolution, Labor & Employment Track (Tides)

Our program will be a look at points of view around the mediation table. Labor & Employment Lawyers settle 99% of their cases in mediation so gaining an understanding of the dynamics of the negotiations from the other parties' perspective is essential to a successful resolution. It is enlightening for parties and litigation counsel who are in settlement discussions to hear what the other side is thinking behind the curtain and what is driving the numbers. We are planning on an interactive discussion amongst the panelists as well as audience participation.Access Seminar MaterialsCLE Credits For This Program:

CLE Credits For This Program:
NJ CLE: This program has been approved for 1.5 credits (50-minute hour)
NY CLE (non-transitional): 1.5 professional practice credits
PA CLE: 1.0 substantive credit pending
Trial Attorney Certification: 1.5 civil credits

Moderator/Speaker:
Marla J. Moss, Esq., Moss Mediation
  
Speakers:
Ty Hyderally, Esq., Hyderally & Associates, PC.
Gregory B. Noble, Esq., O Connor Parsons Lane & Noble
Roshan Shah, Anderson & Shah, LLC
Robert T. Szyba, Esq., Seyfarth Shaw

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15
1:30PM - 3:00PM

ADR - Getting your Family Law Case OUT of Court

Dispute Resolution, Family Law Track (Salon C)

Learn creative ways to explore the use of ADR to resolve your cases, with professionals from several fields (legal, mental health, real estate, accountants, etc.)Access Seminar MaterialsCLE Credits For This Program:

CLE Credits For This Program:
NJ CLE: This program has been approved for 1.8 credits (50-minute hour)
NY CLE (non-transitional): 1.5 professional practice credits
PA CLE: 1.5 substantive credits pending
CPE: 1.5 taxation credits

Moderator/Speaker:
Derek M. Freed, Esq., Ulrichsen Rosen & Freed LLC
  
Speakers:
Kevin Baldwin, CPA, ABV, DLA LLC
Robin C. Bogan, Esq., Pallarino & Bogan LLP
Alexandra Coglianese, Esq., Bremer Buckner
Cheryl E. Connors, Esq., Tonneman & Connors, LLC
Jeffrey Fiorello, Esq., Cohn Lifland Pearlman Herrmann & Knopf LLP
Jeralyn L. Lawrence, Esq., Lawrence Law, LLC, NJSBA Past President
Shireen B. Meistrich, L.C.S.W.
Sheryl J. Seiden, Esq., Seiden Family Law, LLC
Michael A. Weinberg, Esq., Weinberg Kaplan & Smith

THURSDAY, MAY 16
10:30AM - 12:00PM

The Case for Using Mediators, Arbitrators and Special Adjudicators in the State and Federal Courts

Federal Practice , Dispute Resolution Track (Aqua)

Join a panel of judges and experienced practitioners as they discuss the reasons why and the best opportunities to use an arbitrator, mediator or special master to help resolve a case. What are the advantages and disadvantages of each and what tips, tricks and strategies practitioners need to know.Access Seminar MaterialsCLE Credits For This Program:

CLE Credits For This Program:
NJ CLE: This program has been approved for 1.8 credits (50-minute hour)
NY CLE: (Non-transitional): 1.5 professional practice credits
PA CLE: 1.5 substantive credits pending

Moderator/Speaker:
Thomas P. Scrivo, Esq., O'Toole Scrivo LLC
  
Speakers:
Hon. Thomas M. Moore, P.J.Cv., Essex
Hon. Peter E. Doyne, A.J.S.C. (Ret.) Ferro Labella & Weiss LLC
Hon. Noel L. Hillman, U.S.D.C., (Ret.), Gibbons PC
Rasmeet Chahil, Esq., Lowenstein Sandler LLP
Vincent Miranda, Managing Attorney, Litigation & Employment, Dun & Bradstreet
Stuart Reiser, Esq., Shapiro Croland Reiser Apfel & Di Iorio, LLP

THURSDAY, MAY 16
1:30PM - 3:00PM

Navigating the Ethical Challenges of ADR through the Eyes of Former Judges

Presidential/For All Attorneys, Dispute Resolution Track (Aqua)

With a rise in case filings straining New Jersey's federal and state courts, retired judges are increasingly sought after as mediators and special masters. Our esteemed panel, comprising former New Jersey federal judges, including a former Chief Judge of the District, a state court judge, and a former Chief Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court, will explore modern ethical challenges in mediation and special master roles. Topics include standards for neutrals, disclosure obligations, ethical considerations for advocates in alternative dispute settings, confidentiality, and the overarching principles of good faith expected outside the courtroom.Access Seminar MaterialsCLE Credits For This Program:

CLE Credits For This Program:
NJ CLE: This program has been approved for1.8 credits (50-minute hour), including 1.8 ethics/professionalism credits
NY CLE (Non-transitional): 1.5 ethics credits
PA CLE: 1.5 ethics credits pending

Moderator/Speaker:
Michael A. Kaplan, Esq., Lowenstein Sandler LLP
  
Speakers:
Hon. James Zazzali, Chief Justice, New Jersey Supreme Court (Ret.), Gibbons PC
Hon. Douglas E. Arpert (Ret.), Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP
Hon. Harriet Derman, J.S.C. (Ret.), Harriet Derman, Esq., LLC
Hon. Freda Wolfson, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court (Ret.), Lowenstein Sandler LLP

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NJSBA Meetings and Events Calendar


From section, committee and division meetings with valuable CLE credit, to receptions and dinners and special events, the New Jersey State Bar Association regularly holds meetings so our members can meet their mandatory CLE requirements and network with the state’s largest attorney membership.

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2024 Mid-Year Meeting


The New Jersey State Bar Association is thrilled to announce the 2024 Mid-Year Meeting will be held in Dublin, Ireland at The Shelbourne Hotel, Nov. 2-9.

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2024 Annual Meeting & Convention


The New Jersey State Bar Association is thrilled to announce the 2024 Annual Meeting & Convention will be held at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa May 15-17

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