The Eastern District of New York Chapter of the Federal Bar Association will be hosting its Fourth Annual Federal Civil Practice Update

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Eastern District of New York

Federal Court House
100 Federal Plaza
Central Islip, NY 11722

Intended Audience: These course are suitable for both newly-admitted and experienced attorneys.

clock icon6:00pm - 8:00pm

dollar sign icon$30, $40

Pricing Note: members, non-members respectively

Contact Info:
Kimberly Nicolich, CLE Coordinator
Phone: 632.761.7064
Email: knicolich@tourolaw.edu

Jim Wicks will be a presenter during program 1. Both programs are sponsored by the FBA, which John McEntee and Kathryn Cole serve on the board.

Details of the Annual Federal Civil Practice Update are as follows:

Program 1: A review of the Supreme Court’s current term, and cases and developments in civil discovery;

Program 2: Cases and developments in Section 1983, including excessive force claims, and employment law

Program 1: October 5,  2015 6pm – 8pm

Magistrate Judge Kathleen Tomlinson, EDNY

Prof. John Barrett, St. John’s University School of Law

James M. Wicks, Litigation Partner, Farrell Fritz, P.C. 

Program 2: November 9, 2015 6pm – 8pm

Magistrate Judge Steven I. Locke, EDNY

Prof. Martin Schwartz, Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center

Marc A. Mandelman, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C

The FBA EDNY Chapter is now an accredited CLE provider in New York State, and plans to offer 2.0 credits for each of these sessions (.5 Ethics & Professionalism & 1.5 Professional Practice).

The EDNY Chapter is also providing a fee waiver or reduction in appropriate circumstances; any such request must be indicated on the registration form. A separate form will be provided to persons seeking a fee waiver or reduction.

For further details plus registration form see below.


Please email your completed form to knicolich@tourolaw.edu by October 1, 2015:

You must also mail a copy of this completed form and your check to: Kimberly Nicolich, CLE Coordinator Touro Law Center 225 Eastview Drive Central Islip, NY 11722

Payment is accepted by check only, made payable to: THE FBA EDNY Chapter


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Both sessions will be offered at the Eastern District of New York,

Federal Court House, 100 Federal Plaza, Central Islip, NY 11722.

Registration questions may be addressed to Kimberly Nicolich at knicolich@tourolaw.edu, or by phone (631) 761-7064.

If you are requesting a fee waiver or reduction, please so indicate on this form, and you will be sent a form to complete and return.

I am requesting a fee waiver or reduction: ________ (check here)