IN THIS ISSUE : MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
This Week at the City Bar
Around the Bar
Upcoming Highlight: Boot Camp 2012
City Bar in the News
Member Benefit: Marsh Insurance
   
This Week at the City Bar
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
6 PM – 9 PM,
CLE
Ethics, Discipline & Real World Obligations


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
8:30 AM – 10 AM,
Event
Rainmaking for Junior Women Associates: Now is the Time to Start


12:30 PM – 2 PM,
Event
Prevent Theft & Embezzlement in the Digital Age – Small Law Firm Luncheon


6 PM – 8 PM, Event
Strengthening the Inter-American System of Human Rights: Dialogue and Engagement

6 PM – 8 PM,
Event
Glock: The Rise of America’s Gun – Books at the Bar


6 PM – 8:30 PM,
Event
The Essentials of Addiction: A New Understanding for Family Law Practitioners, Forensic Experts, and the Court


6 PM – 9 PM,
CLE
The Ins & Outs of Recovering Assets Via Whistleblowers & Other Tipsters


Around the Bar
Family Court Celebrates 50 Years of Service


The 50th Anniversary of the New York State Family Court was celebrated on September 20th, with (l–r) former Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye; City Bar President Carey R. Dunne; Council on Children Chair Stephanie J. Gendell; Family Court Judge Carol R. Sherman; Administrative Judge of the Family Court Edwina Richardson-Mendelson; and Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman.

Upcoming Highlight
Boot Camp 2012

Join us October 2nd and October 4th for this two-day program, which will provide recent law graduates and current law students with career planning information as well as practical and substantive insights into the practice of law. Whether you are seeking a job at a large or small firm, government or public interest organization, or hanging your own shingle, these sessions will provide information that will help you to achieve success in your new role. Click here to register.

City Bar in the News
New York Times, September 17, 2012

Deferred Prosecution Agreements and Cookie-Cutter Justice
“Lanny A. Breuer, the head of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division, last week spoke to the New York City Bar Association, extolling the virtues of deferred and nonprosecution agreements as the new standard for how the Justice Department deals with criminal conduct by corporations. It is not just corporate investigations that are being concluded with these agreements. They have been used recently with individuals to resolve investigations, like the recent agreement with the cyclist Floyd Landis over possible fraud charges. The Securities and Exchange Commission has also embraced them as a means to wrap up civil securities fraud cases.”

Member Benefit
Marsh Insurance

We encourage you to use your Member Benefits. Marsh/Seabury & Smith Insurance Program Management serves as the insurance advisor and program administrator for the City Bar and its members. We design and implement insurance plans available only to members with discounted pricing, enhanced coverage, or both. Our client service team is available at 888-882-2269 or NYCBar.Insurance@marsh.com, to discuss how our insurance plans and services can benefit you. Click here for more information.

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