Continuing Legal Education

Below is a list of our upcoming courses. We welcome suggestions for future scheduling. To register for an upcoming course, please call the DCBA Office at 845-473-2488 or contact us through this website. Check back as new courses are added frequently!

CLE: Technology and the Practice of Law: Use technology to strengthen your legal practice and avoid ethical trouble in the digital age

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 11:30am - 3:00pm

Topics will include:

  • Obtaining evidence from Facebook, Google and other social media and email providers
  • Cost-effective e-discovery strategies for large and small cases
  • Protecting your clients’ information and your practice from cyber attacks
  • Ethical challenges in electronic discovery and cybersecurity

Presented by Chris Meyer, Esq., Whiteman Osterman & Hanna, Ryan Spellman, Center for Internet Security and Adam Novick, Planet Data

The Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel

CLE: Improv(ed) Learning: Diversity, Inclusion & Bias

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 8:30am - 12:00pm

Terry Withers (UCB Theatre, Baltimore Improv Group) and Doug Melville (Chief Diversity Officer, TBWA) tackle workplace diversity, inclusion and bias elimination using basic improv comedy exercises to explore key concepts related to Diversity & Inclusion. Doug leads thoughtful discussion on the implications of the exercises while Terry keeps the workshop clicking along with light and fun improv games everyone will love!

Locust Grove
$100 for members paid in advance
Includes breakfast

3 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias credits