TCBA CLE August 25, 2017

2017-08-08T21:58:59+00:00 August 8th, 2017|

To: Secretary/Office/Attorneys From: CLE Committee in conjunction with the Ithaca Area Collaborative Law Professionals Subject: Program Announcement for Thursday August 25, 2017 Date: August 25, 2017 Time: 9:00 AM until 5:00PM (Registration commences at 8:30 AM.) Where: Tompkins County Public Library   Speaker: J. Kim Wright   Morning Topic: “Taming the Overwhelm Dragon” Afternoon Topic:

ABA CLE

2017-08-04T20:29:10+00:00 August 4th, 2017|

August 10-11, the American Bar Association (ABA) is offering a new opportunity at this year’s Annual General Meeting open to attorneys who are not ABA members AND reside/practice in New York State:  “CLE in the City Series”.  12 specialty tracks (including Trial Practice, Family Law, Commercial Litigation. Tickets are $25 per session. For more details

New TCBA Website!

2017-08-04T20:28:04+00:00 August 4th, 2017|

Please check out the new and improved TCBA website at www.tompkinsbar.com. Members are invited to review their contact information, practice areas and send us input on what you would like to see on the website. You can also update your information directly here: UPDATE.

Ethics Corner by Brad Rudin: Appearance of Impropriety

2017-08-04T20:25:35+00:00 August 4th, 2017|

The DA found himself in the position of prosecuting a former ADA and other law enforcement officials for misdemeanor-level crimes related to the exercise of their official functions. People v. Fountain, 2016 WL 7409853 (Rensselaer County Court 2016). These defendants were political rivals of the DA; they moved for an Order appointing a special district