CLE Materials

2024 Annual Meeting and Convention

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Presidential/For all attorneys 

  • Current Trends in Federal Cybercrime Investigations, Prosecutions, and Disruptions
  • Esteemed Judges on What They Wish They Knew as Lawyers
  • How Appealing: Tricks of the Trade in Appellate Practice
  • Inside Trenton – New Laws, New Updates, What Does It Mean To You?
  • Lessons from Women Litigators and Judges
  • Mental Health Diversion Program: What Every Practitioner Needs to Know
  • Navigating the Ethical Challenges of ADR through the Eyes of Former Judges.
  • Opening Business Session Keynote: Artificial Intelligence and the Impact on the Practice of Law
  • Sittin’ in with the DJs… With a Little Help from an MJ and AJ – 2024 Edition
  • So, You Want to be a Judge?
  • Supreme Court Year in Review
  • Updates from the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office
 
 

Business and Taxation  

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  • Alternative and Non-Traditional Lending – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 
  • Complex Business Litigation Update
  • Dead Shopping Centers and How to Revive Them
  • Doing Deals in the Garden State
  • Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG), and Sustainability Hot Topics
  • Hot Topics in Commercial Real Estate 
  • Tax-Exempt Organizations Primer and Key Considerations
  • The Corporate Transparency Act: Overview and Practical Considerations for All Attorneys
  • Trends and Hot Topics in Financial Services
  • What’s New with LLCs 2024 
  • Avoiding Affidavit of Merit Pitfalls
  • Chancery 2024: Litigation in the Fast Lane
  • Civil Trial Bench-Bar Conference
  • Current Trends in Federal Cybercrime Investigations, Prosecutions, and Disruptions
  • Data Privacy and Security in New Jersey: What You Need to Know
  • Hot Topics in Civil Litigation
  • Hot Topics in Insurance Defense
  • How Appealing: Tricks of the Trade in Appellate Practice
  • How to Prepare Your Expert for a Deposition or Trial Testimony
  • Implicit Bias in the Discovery and Jury Trial Process
  • Mental Health Diversion Program: What Every Practitioner Needs to Know
  • Navigating Childhood Sexual Abuse Cases in 2024
  • New Jersey False Claims Act
  • Now Daubert, Now What?
  • Products Liability Hot Topics and Practice Tips
  • Recent GDPR Updates: What You Need to Know
  • Sittin’ in with the DJs… With a Little Help from an MJ and AJ – 2024 Edition
  • Tackling Fraud, Waste, and Abuse: Updates from the New Jersey Office of the State Comptroller
  • The Intersectionality Between Family Law and Civil Law
  • Updates from the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office
  • Your Adversary Did What? Exploring the Line Between Zealous Advocacy and Outrageous Conduct in Depositions
  • Attorney-Conducted Voir Dire in Practice 
  • Brady Challenges and Discovery Issues
  • Criminal Justice Reform: A Renewed Look 10 Years After Bail Reform
  • Criminal Law Bench-Bar Conference 
  • Current Trends in Federal Cybercrime Investigations, Prosecutions, and Disruptions
  • How Appealing: Tricks of the Trade in Appellate Practice
  • How to Deal with Survivors and Victims of Crimes as Clients/Witnesses and Litigants Without Burning Out
  • How to Prepare Your Expert for a Deposition or Trial Testimony 
  • Implicit Bias in the Discovery and Jury Trial Process 
  • Intersectionality between Criminal Law and Domestic Violence Practice 
  • Key Insights on White-Collar Criminal and Regulatory Investigations & Defense 
  • Mental Health Diversion Program: What Every Practitioner Needs to Know 
  • New Jersey False Claims Act
  • Now Daubert, Now What? 
  • Sittin’ in with the DJs… With a Little Help from an MJ and AJ – 2024 Edition
  • Tackling Fraud, Waste, and Abuse: Updates from the New Jersey Office of the State Comptroller
  • Updates from the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office 
  • What Every Attorney Should Know about Immigration Custody: The Nuts, Bolts, and Ethics of Representing People in Immigration Detention before New Jersey’s Criminal and Municipal Courts 
  • Your Adversary Did What? Exploring the Line Between Zealous Advocacy and Outrageous Conduct in Depositions  
 
 

Dispute Resolution  

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  • ADR – Getting Your Family Law Case OUT of Court  
  • A Look Behind the Curtain: Insights into How Different Stakeholders in Employment Mediations Evaluate Claims for Settlement  
  • Navigating the Ethical Challenges of ADR through the Eyes of Former Judges
  • The Case for Using Mediators, Arbitrators and Special Masters in the State and Federal Courts
 
 

Diversity and Inclusion 

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  • AI/GAI and its Use for Lawyers and Employers: What Can Go Wrong? 
  • Are DEI Programs DOA? Status of DEI Programs Post SFFA v. Harvard and SFFA v. UNC
  • Artificial Intelligence and Minority Communities – Navigating the Coming Wave 
  • Challenging Situations with Clients Involving Cultural Sensitivity
  • Climate Change and Vulnerable Communities – An insightful discussion of our changing weather and its impact on minority communities
  • Enhancing Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging through LGBTQ+ Inclusive Practices
  • Ethics and Diversity Issues in Municipal Court
  • For the Record: The History of Children’s Privacy Rights, the Nature of Schools and the Importance of Affirming Educational Spaces for Trans and Non-Binary Youth
  • How Will the Supreme Court’s Affirmative Action Ruling Affect College Admissions?
  • Land Use and Its Impact on the Diverse Community – A Historical Perspective to Today 
  • Non-Traditional Families? Expanding the Notions of Family  
  • Ethics and Diversity Issues in Municipal Court
  • Ethics and Immigration (Entertaining Ethics)
  • Ethics in Estate Planning and Administration
  • Ethics, The Court and The Bar – A Comprehensive Look at How the Ethics System Works
  • False Claims in Government Contracting: Ethical and Compliance Considerations
  • Hot Topics in Legal Ethics
  • How to Avoid Malpractice Risk by Being a Pro at Understanding Your Professional Liability Insurance
  • Insta What?? Using Social Media to Ethically Build Your Brand
  • Your Adversary Did What? Exploring the Line Between Zealous Advocacy and Outrageous Conduct in Depositions
  • “Non-Traditional” Families? … Expanding the Notions of Family
  • Absent Parents and their Effect on Children
  • ADR – Getting Your Family Law Case OUT of Court
  • Family Bench-Bar Conference
  • From Motion Practice to Best Interest Hearings: Litigating an FN Matter with a Concurrent FD in Family Court
  • How to Deal with Survivors and Victims of Crimes as Clients/Witnesses and Litigants Without Burning Out
  • The Intersectionality Between Family Law and Civil Law
  • What About Fido? A Discussion of Issues Relating to the Intersection Between Pets and Family Law
  • What to do When your Child is too Old for Child Support
  • Civil and Criminal DOJ Enforcement Trends
  • Current Trends in Federal Cybercrime Investigations, Prosecutions, and Disruptions
  • Esteemed Judges on What They Wish They Knew as Lawyers
  • False Claims in Government Contracting: Ethical and Compliance Considerations
  • How Will the Supreme Court’s Affirmative Action Ruling Affect College Admissions?
  • Implicit Bias in the Discovery and Jury Trial Process
  • Key Insights on White Collar Criminal and Regulatory Investigations & Defense
  • Products Liability Hot Topics and Practice Tips
  • Sittin’ in with the DJs… With a Little Help from an MJ and AJ – 2024 Edition
  • So, You Want to be a Judge?
  • The Case for Using Mediators, Arbitrators and Special Masters in the State and Federal Courts
  • The Corporate Transparency Act: Overview and Practical Considerations for All Attorneys
  • Your Adversary Did What? Exploring the Line Between Zealous Advocacy and Outrageous Conduct in Depositions
  • Ethics and Immigration (Entertaining Ethics)
  • I-9 and Immigration Compliance in the New Age  
  • US/Mexico Border 
  • What Every Attorney Should Know About Immigration Custody: The Nuts, Bolts, and Ethics of Representing People in Immigration Detention before New Jersey’s Criminal and Municipal Courts
  • Dead Shopping Centers and How to Revive Them  
  • Hot Topics in Land Use  
  • Land Use and Its Impact on the Diverse Community – A Historical Perspective to Today 

Law Practice Management  

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  • Best Practices Make Perfect: Law Firm Management, Structure, Disputes, and Succession Planning
  • How to Avoid Malpractice Risk by Being a Pro at Understanding Your Professional Liability Insurance
  • Insights from Law Firm General Counsel—The Ethics of Fee Collection: To Pursue or Not to Pursue, That is the Question!
  • Insta What?? Using Social Media to Ethically Build Your Brand  
  • Managing Partners Roundtable 
  • A Look Behind the Curtain: Insights into How Different Stakeholders in Employment Mediations Evaluate Claims for Settlement 
  • AI/GAI and its Use for Lawyers and Employers: What Can Go Wrong?  
  • Are DEI Programs DOA? Status of DEI Programs Post SFFA v. Harvard and SFFA v. UNC 
  • Cancel Culture: New First Amendment Challenges in Media and Employment Law  
  • Doing Deals in the Garden State
  • I-9 and Immigration Compliance in the New Age  
  • Sign on the Dotted Line: The Status of Restrictive Covenants in Employment and Settlement Agreements in 2024  
  • Trends in Employment Discrimination: Expansion of Protected Classes and Reverse Discrimination; Religious Exemptions and Pay Equity  
  • Wage and Hour Litigation: Plaintiff and Defense Perspectives  
  • DWI Year in Review: New Laws, New Cases 
  • Ethics and Diversity Issues in Municipal Court  
  • Municipal Court Bench-Bar Conference 
  • Municipal Court 101 Seminar 2024
  • What Every Attorney Should Know about Immigration Custody: The Nuts, Bolts, and Ethics of Representing People in Immigration Detention before New Jersey’s Criminal and Municipal Courts  
  • Doing Deals in the Garden State
  • Hot Topics in Commercial Real Estate  
  • Residential Real Estate Transactions A-Z  

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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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Reports


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