Continuing Legal Education (CLE)

CLE WEBINAR: HON. PETER B. SKELOS (Ret.) and HON. MARSHA L. STEINHARDT (Ret.) TO PRESENT “MASTERING MEDMAL MEDIATIONS” TO THE NEW YORK STATE ACADEMY OF TRIAL LAWYERS

Posted on Jun 10, 2021

The panel discussion will address the best practices for the successful mediation of medical malpractice claims for plaintiff and defense counsel alike. Topics will include identifying which cases to mediate, client consultation and preparation prior to mediation, drafting the mediation statement and more.

CLE WEBINAR: HON. JOHN G. INGRAM (Ret.) TO PRESENT “MARITIME LAW 101 AND INTRODUCTION TO PERSONAL INJURY AND MEDICAL MALPRACTICE ON THE HIGH SEAS”

Posted on Apr 30, 2021

The general maritime law of the United States traces its historic roots to legal principles that predate the founding of the country. So critical was this area of the law to a fledgling nation that the founding fathers agreed that federal courts, not state courts, would exercise admiralty jurisdiction and specifically incorporated same into Article III of the Constitution.