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Topic              

Title

Author

Issue

Page #

Book Reviews

Book Review

“Disrobed” by Judge Frederic Block

Ozzie, W.

Spring 2013

13

Book Review

“American Emperor: Aaron Burr’s Challenge to Jefferson’s America” by David O. Stewart

Staniere, P.S.

Spring 2012

15

Book Review

Commercial Litigation In New York State Courts, Third Edition by Robert L. Haig

Gambale, G.

Fall 2011

2

Book Review

“Tenting on the Plains or General Custer in Kansas and Texas” by Elizabeth B. Custer

Fastman, L.R.

Spring 2011

24

Book Review

“The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America” by Erik Larsen

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Fall 2010

32

 

 

Book Review

“Hard Time & Nursery Rhymes: A Mother’s Tale of Law and Disorder” by Claudia Trupp

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Summer 2009

23

Book Review

“The Reflective Counselor - Daily Meditations for Lawyers” by F. Gregory Coffey & Maureen C. Kessler

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Spring 2009

27

 

Book Review

“The Activist: Marshall, Marbury, and the Myth of Judicial Review” by Lawrence Goldstone

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Spring 2009

23

 

Book Review

“Guilty by Reason of Stupidity” by Joel J. Seidemann

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Spring 2009

10

 

Book Review

“The War on Human Trafficking - US Policy Assessed” by Anthony M.DeStefano

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Fall 2008

10

Book Review

“How Judges Think” by Richard A. Posner

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Fall 2008

2

Book Review

“The Day Freedom Died - The Colfax Massacre, The Supreme Court, and the Betrayal of Reconstruction” by Charles Lane

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Spring 2008

20

Book Review

“The People of the State of New York v. David Feige” by DavifFeige & “The Bronx D.A.”bySerena Straus

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Fall 2006

32

Book Review

“Ordinary Heroes” by Scott Turow

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Winter 2006

17

Book Review

“Commercial Litigation In New York State Courts,” Second Edition, by Robert L. Haig

Gambale, G.

Winter 2006

20

Book Review

“Courting the Yankees, Legal Essays on the Bronx Bombers,” Edited by Ettie Ward.

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Summer 2005

29

Book Review

“Sir Edward Coke and the Elizabethan Age,” by Allen D. Boyer

Zaccone, J.W.

Winter 2004

33

Book Review

“At Home With George, Tom, Dick, Harry and Bill: Cabins, Cottages & Mansions: Homes of the Presidents of the U.S.” by ChristopherBenbow.

Sacco, H.D.

Summer 2003

17

Book Review

Enforcing Judgments and Collecting Debts in New York

Straniere, P.S.

Summer 1997

22

Book Review

“Evidence in New York State and Federal Courts” by Robert A. Barker and Vincent C. Alexander

Kuffner, C.A., Jr., & Fuchs, R.L.

Fall 1996

10

Book Review

Commercial Litigation in N.Y. State Courts:  Book Review

Ponterio, F.V.

June 1996

18

Civil Procedure & Courts

Civil Procedure & Courts

Promise Silenced: The Life and Times of Francis X. Id

O’Donovan, T.M.

Winter 2013

7

Civil Procedure & Courts

PART 137: The Attorney - Client Fee-Dispute Program

Lebovits, G. & Gervasi, M.V.

Winter 2009

7

Civil Procedure & Courts

Getting To Trial in Supreme Court, Civil Term

Lebovits, G. & Gervasi, M.V.

Fall 2008

7

Civil Procedure & Courts

Speaking the Truth: Jury Selection and Bifurcated Trials

Rubin, N.B.

Fall 2007

6

Civil Procedure & Courts

A Message From Bruce Behrins, Esq., Regarding A Separate Judicial District for Richmond County

Behrins, B.

Summer 2006

29

Civil Procedure & Courts

Questions for Matt Rosselli (Law Clerk to Judge Vitaliano)

Chern, K.

Summer 2006

28

Civil Procedure & Courts

Professionalism in the Legal Profession

Lebovits, G.

Summer 2006

8

Civil Procedure & Courts

Judge to Judge: An Afternoon with Judge Vitaliano

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Summer 2006

6

Civil Procedure & Courts

First Supervising Court Attorney for the Richmond County Surrogate’s Court

Emanuel, M.C.

Spring 2006

6

Civil Procedure & Courts

Bruce Ratner’s Slam Dunk: TheKelo decision and How it Could Help Bring the Nets to Brooklyn

Silverman, R.A.

Fall 2005

20

Civil Procedure & Courts

Stepping up to the Plate: Congress’ Involvement in Major League Baseball

Ross, M. &Newcombe, A.

Summer 2005

16

Civil Procedure & Courts

Life Before Law School

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 2005

8

Civil Procedure & Courts

Recent Developments At The Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

Prudenti, A.G.

Winter 2005

8

Civil Procedure & Courts

Fee Arbitration Program

Scamardella, R.J.

Summer 2003

12

Civil Procedure & Courts

State Limits on Judicial Speech Survive Constitutional Scrutiny

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Summer 2003

32

Civil Procedure & Courts

Interview with Judge Conrad B. Duberstein, Part 2

Meyers, J.

Spring 2003

7

Civil Procedure & Courts

Judge Conrad B. Duberstein, Still Going Strong at 87

Meyers, J.

Winter 2003

20

Civil Procedure & Courts

The Use of Vocational Rehabilitation Experts in Pre-trial Discovery

Grcevic, B.H.

Winter 2003

17

Civil Procedure & Courts

Ten Tips For New Trial Lawyers

Straniere, P.S.

Winter 2003

7

Civil Procedure & Courts

 

A Canadian’s View From the Staten Island Ferry

Lebovits, G.

Fall 2002

19

Civil Procedure & Courts

Missing Witness Charge

Ross, S.L.

Summer 2002

14

Civil Procedure & Courts

September 11, 2001 The Day That Changed Our Lives

Lascher, A.D.

Fall 2001

5

Civil Procedure & Courts

An Interview with the Hon. John A. Fusco

Lashier, A.D.

Spring 1999

8

Civil Procedure & Courts

A Conversation with the Hon. Thomas P. Aliotta

Lashier, A.D.

Winter 1999

8

Civil Procedure & Courts

Actions in the Civil Court

 

Winter 1999

6

Civil Procedure & Courts

An Interview with Judge McElrath

Lashier, A.D.

Fall 1998

13

Civil Procedure & Courts

An Interview with Judge Ponterio

Lashier, A.D.

Fall 1998

9

Civil Procedure & Courts

Actions in the Family Court

Lashier, A.D.

Fall 1998

8

Civil Procedure & Courts

Actions in the Supreme Court

Lashier, A.D.

Fall 1998

7

Civil Procedure & Courts

An Interview With Judge Rienzi

Lashier, A.D.

Spring 1998

18

Civil Procedure & Courts

An Introduction to Appellate Practices

Marangos, J.Z.

Spring 1997

21

Civil Procedure & Courts

Justice Thomas R. Sullivan- “The Interview”

Lashier, A.D.

Spring 1997

10

Civil Procedure & Courts

“Straniere v. Silver” Round 3: A Must Win for Island Secession

Fasano, R.A.

Fall 1996

18

Civil Procedure & Courts

A Conversation with Jayne Coleman, Chief Clerk of the Supreme Court

Lashier, A.D.

Fall 1996

13

Civil Procedure & Courts

Attorney File Retention

Clark, C.R.

Summer 1996

23

Civil Procedure & Courts

The Dynamics of Clothing for Attorneys: Part II

Giorgenti, J.

June 1996

22

Civil Procedure & Courts

Interview with Robert Straus, Esq.-Part II

Lashier, A.D.

June 1996

8

Civil Procedure & Courts

The Class Action Law Suit Against the OCA

Felton, D.C.

May 1996

25

Civil Procedure & Courts

The Dynamics of Clothing for Attorneys

Giorgenti, J.

May 1996

22

Civil Procedure & Courts

Interview with Robert Straus, Esq.

Lashier, A.D.

May 1996

8

Civil Procedure & Courts

The Hon. Vito J. Titone-“The Interview”

Lashier, A.D.

Holiday 1995

 

Civil Procedure & Courts

From the Bench

Ponterio, F.V.

Holiday 1990

 

Computer and Technology

Computer and Technology

The Internaut

Rampulla, L.A.

Spring 1997

22

Computer and Technology

The Computer Age

Dertinger, W.E., Jr.

Fall 1996

8

Computer and Technology

The Internaut

Rampulla, L.A.

Summer 1996

20

Computer and Technology

The Computer Age

Dertinger, W.E., Jr.

Summer 1996

8

Computer and Technology

The Internaut

Rampulla, L.A.

June 1996

14

Computer and Technology

The Computer Age

Dertinger, W.E., Jr.

June 1996

6

Computer and Technology

The Internaut

Rampulla, L.A.

May 1996

16

Computer and Technology

The Computer Age

Dertinger, W.E., Jr.

May 1996

6

Computer and Technology

The Computer Age

Dertinger, W.E., Jr.

Winter 1996

6

Constitutional Law

Constitutional Law

The Citizens United Problem

Banks, B.

Winter 2012

12

Constitutional Law

Boumediene v. Bush: A Lesson in Judicial Supremacy

Sigmon, D.E.

Summer 2008

20

Criminal Law

Criminal Law

Criminal Law and Procedure- Roundup

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 2013

16

Criminal Law

Standard of Review for Ineffective Assistance Claims in State Court

Wilson, J.H.

Summer 2013

12

Criminal Law

I See You: Changing Views & New Approaches to Eyewitness Testimony in NJ and Its Effect in NY

Hughes, T.

Winter 2012

7

Criminal Law

Batson Update

Richman, S.

Fall 2011

17

Criminal Law

Selective Prosecution; Disparate Sentencing And The Star Chamber Case of Msgr. Charles Kavanagh

Kuffner, Jr., C.A.

Summer 2011

28

Criminal Law

Collateral Consequences For Young People Convicted as Adults

Shepard, A.

Summer 2011

17

Criminal Law

Weapon Du Jour: The Gravity Knife

Kamins, B.

Winter 2011

21

Criminal Law

The Costs and Benefits of the SCRAM Program

Goldwasser, C.,Rostowsky, A. & Dominguez, J.

Fall 2009

15

Criminal Law

Proposal for Criminal Discovery Reform in New York

Banks, S., James, S.W., & Schoeffel, J.

Summer 2009

18

Criminal Law

The DA: Not Ready When You Are

O’Brien, T.M.

Summer 2009

16

Criminal Law

Tolling the Statute of Limitations with “John Doe” DNA Indictments

Mogelnicki, J.

Spring 2009

18

Criminal Law

A Change in Policy? - What Defense Lawyers Should Know about Blood Warrants in DWI Cases and the Court of Appeals

Mogelnicki, J.

Spring 2009

16

Criminal Law

Criminal Law and Procedure - Legislation in 2008 Session

Kamins, B.

Winter 2009

16

Criminal Law

Moore is Less: The Supreme Court Weakens the Fourth Amendment

Safarli, J.

Summer 2008

15

Criminal Law

The New Civil Confinement under the Sex Offender Management and Treatment Act

Mogelnicki, J.

Fall 2007

8

Criminal Law

Testimonial Hearsay Post-Crawford: A Review of Davis/Hammon and Bradley

Grcevic, B.H.

Spring 2007

8

Criminal Law

Davis and Hammon: Testing the Testimonial Standards of Crawford v. Washington

Birmingham, E.

Fall 2006

6

Criminal Law

Getting Confrontational: Crawford v. Washington and its Application in the Courts of the State of New York

Castorina, R. &Zeitoune, R.

Fall 2005

8

Criminal Law

Misusing Metrocards - Courts and Legislatures Take a Swipe at the Crime

Gaeta, N.

Summer 2005

17

Criminal Law

Death To New York State’s Death Penalty? - Court of Appeals Finds Current “Deadlock Instruction” Unconstitutional

McGarry B. & SkolnikB.

Fall 2004

24

Criminal Law

Three Strikes Laws in New York

Capofari, P.A., & Redmond, L.

Fall 2003

13

Criminal Law

The Criminal Justice System of Staten Island

Lasher, A.

Spring 1998

9

Criminal Law

Shock Incarceration

Felton, D.C.

Holiday 1990

 

eDiscovery/Cyber & Social Media Law

eDiscovery/Cyber & Social Media Law

Inherent the Tiff: An EDiscoveryDocudrama

Gilliland, J.

Winter 2013

16

eDiscovery/ Cyber & Social Media Law

Roman v. Steelcase. Inc.: New York Court Holds No Expectation of Privacy In Content Posted on Social Networking Websites

Silverman, R.

Summer 2011

21

eDiscovery/Cyber & Social Media Law

Fighting Words: The Lethal Problems of CyberbullyingLegislation

Rose, K.

Fall 2011

7

eDiscovery/Cyber & Social Media Law

iCourt or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Post Legally Damaging Information

Levine, D.

Summer 2011

7

eDiscovery/Cyber & Social Media Law

E-Discovery: Coming Soon to a Courtroom Near You

Svetlichnaya, I.

Fall 2010

13

eDiscovery/Cyber & Social Media Law

The Next New Subject - Internet Collision Law

Kerson, P.

Winter 2010

10

eDiscovery/Cyber & Social Media Law

The New Frontier of Electronic Discovery

Giacobbe, Jr., A.I.

Spring 2008

18

Employment Law

Employment Law

A Homerun for Student-Athletes’ Rights

Quiles, R.

Winter 2013

12

Employment Law

The End of Employment Discrimination Class Actions?

Quiles, R.

Fall 2011

28

Ethics

Ethics

 

 

Ethical Considerations- Paper or Plastic: Document Retention in the Digital Age

Panzella, J.

Summer 2013

7

Ethics

Ethical Consideration – Changing of the Guard; Informed Consent and Your Client

Panzella, J.

Spring 2011

7

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Clarification of NYSBA Ethics Opinion on Sellers Concessions; Interpretation of the New Rules of Professional Conduct

Ozzi, W.M.

Spring 2010

14

Ethics

 

 

Ethical Concerns Over the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Act of 2005

Ozzi, W.M.

Winter 2010

15

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Ethics and Metadata; Disqualification and Matter of Maurer; Ethics and Grand Jury Subpoenas; The Prosecutors Ethical Dilemma: Justice or Victory

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 2009

15

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Risks of Non Compliance with Part 1215; Duty to Supervise Outside Counsel; “We Make Too Many Wrong Mistakes”

Ozzi, W.M.

Winter 2009

27

Ethics

Ethical Considerations - “The Ethical Trap of Sellers Concessions and Grossed-Up Prices

Ozzi, W.M.

Spring 2008

12

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Alexander v. Cahill: Challenging New Restrictions of Attorney Advertising

Ozzi, W.M.

Fall 2007

15

Ethics

Ethical Considerations - New Restrictions on Advertising: Part Three

Ozzi, W.

Spring 2007

14

Ethics

Ethical Considerations: New Restrictions on Advertising, PartDuex

Ozzi, W.M.

Fall 2006

16

Ethics

Ethical Considerations: New Restrictions on Advertising

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 2006

16

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Waiver of Future Conflicts; The Lying Client in Disclosure

Ozzi, W.M.

Winter 2006

18

Ethics

Ethical Consideration – Howard v.Berkman, Henoch, et. al.: Legal Malpractice and Closing on New Construction without a Certificate of Occupancy

Ozzi, W.M.

Winter 2005

16

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Is an attorney’s website subject to the Disciplinary Rules?; May an attorney pay a search engine in order to obtain more exposure on the web?

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 2004

24

Ethics

Staying Within The Fold (A Defense of Advertising)

Bisignano, A.

Winter 2004

13

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Advertising

Ozzi, W.M.

Winter 2004

11

Ethics

Letter to the Editor ( Legal Malpractice & Advertising)

McManus, J.A.

Winter 2004

8

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Inadvertently Disclosed Documents; The Standards of Civility

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 2003

19

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Representative of Estate Executor Does Not Also Represent the Beneficiaries; Using the Internet to Ease Ethical Concerns

Ozzi, W.M.

Spring 2003

19

Ethics

Fee Splitting Among Attorneys

Woitkowski, M.

Spring 2003

8

Ethics

Ethical Considerations – Changes to Engagement Letter Rules; Gramm-Leach-Biley Act; Lawyer Complaints

Ozzi, W.M.

Fall 2002

8

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Considerations – Plaintiff’s firm does not violate Code of Professional Responsibility by contacting a defendant one day after filing suit; Attorney may not issue escrow check to satisfy client’s third party obligations, even if in possession of as yet undepositiedclient funds in a bank or certified check; Attorney-mediator may file separation agreement and divorce papers incorporating terms agreed upon in course of mediation

Ozzi, W.M.

Fall 2001

12

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration: Contemplating Retirement?

Ozzi, W.M.

Winter 2001

12

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Considerations – The RCBA Professional Ethics Committee

Ozzi, W.M.

Fall 1999

15

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration: Silent Secondary Financing. Mediation Bars Entire Firm. Foregoing a Title Search at Client’s Direction.

Ozzi, W.M.

Spring 1999

18

Ethics

Lady Justice

Manfredi, F.J.

Spring 1999

14

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration: CPLR §4547.  CLE.  Cyperspace: The Final Frontier.

Ozzi, W.M.

Winter 1999

18

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration- New Rules Affecting the Practice of Law (regarding The Rules of the Chief Administrator, Part 130 and Part 1200, Appendix A.  Also regarding The Rules of the appellate Divisions, All Departments Part 1220).  Other Matters: When negotiating with an unrepresented tenant in a Housing Court matter, is the landlord’s attorney violating Disciplinary Rule 7-104(A)(2)? Whether a lawyer may, under DR 5-105(c), ethically seek a prospective waiver of potential future conflicts, provided that the conflict is in factwaivable?

Ozzi, W.M.

Spring 1998

8

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration- Open Disciplinary Hearings. Changes to the Code of Professional Responsibility (regarding DR 7-104[A] and the proposed addition of DR 7-111). Curriculum Vitae: ExaggeratumProhibitum (speaking about the suspension of attorneys who exaggerate on their resumes).

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 1997

9

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration- Whether, under DR 2-105(B), an attorney may hold himself or herself out as a “certified specialist”? Whether a firm can refer to a per diem attorney as an “associate”? Whether unassociated attorneys who work in the same space may advertise the space together under DR 2-102?

Ozzi, W.M.

Spring 1997

8

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration-Whether the defense attorney may contact the complainant to discuss dropping charges without the prosecutor’s consent?  Whether an arrangement regarding division of fees between attorneys is legally proper?

Ozzi, W.M.

Fall 1996

20

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration-What an attorney should do when the attorney learns a client he represents gave false information at a deposition in a civil case?

Ozzi, W.M.

May 1996

20

Ethics

A Matter of Ethical Consideration-The Sale of a Law Practice.  The Discipline of Law Firms.  Questions from Local Attorneys.

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 1996

24

Ethics

Professional Ethics Committee- Three recent opinions of note.  May a lawyer testify about a former client in an investigation by an administrative agency, when the lawyer knows the former client perpetrated a fraud during the agency’s investigation?  May a lawyer who has filed a personal bankruptcy petition continue to practice law?  May a lawyer record a conversation with an adversary attorney without informing that attorney that the conversation is being taped?

Ozzi, W.M.

Fall 1995

 

Ethics

Professional Ethics Committee- Five recent opinions of note. May an attorney prospectively limit liability for malpractice using LLC and LLP? May an unaffiliated group of lawyers/law firms represent themselves as if they are affiliated?  May a lawyer in a negligence case include a flat fee for processing the No-Fault claim in the retainer agreement, as a lien on proceeds of the case?  May a lawyer in a malpractice action represent both parents on behalf of their minor child, while representing one against the other in a divorce action?  When must a lawyer report misconduct of a former partner?

Ozzi, W.M.

Summer 1995

 

Ethics

Professional Ethics Committee-What an attorney is expected to do upon learning his client is engaged in a fraudulent scheme to evade transfer taxes.  Information regarding the Limited Liability Partnership.

Ozzi, W.M.

Fall 1994

 

Ethics

To the Editor- Effects of Succession on the Legal Community of Staten Island

Vitaliano, E.N.

Winter 1994

 

Ethics

To the Editor (Proposal for space at the College of Staten Island St. George to be used by court-related facilities)

Molinari, G.

Fall 1993

 

Ethics

Professional Ethics Committee-Whether a lawyer is in violation of the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act if the lawyer represents two plaintiffs injured in the same occurrence in separate actions against the same defendant, where there likely will be insufficient assets for full satisfaction of claims?

Ozzi, W.M.

May/June 1993

 

Ethics

The Pro Bono Experience in New York

Bellacosa, J.W.

Winter 1990/1991

 

Ethics

Professional Ethics Committee- Whether an attorney may use a credit line supported by checks deposited in a multiple-client escrow account where the bank provides immediate credit, and whether an attorney may use an “exchange account” arrangement where the bank provides immediate credit to the client as a cashier’s check?

Ozzi, W.M.

October 1989

 

Ethics

Professional Ethics Opinion- Whether a retainer agreement may provide for payment of a nonrefundable minimum fee in Opinion #599?

Nichas, P.G., & Ozzi, W.M.

September 1989

 

Family Law

Family Law

Family Law: When Settling a Divorce Case Be Sure To Cover All Bases Regarding A Pension

Wolf, P.W.

Spring 2012

48

Family Law

Juvenile Justice: The Rights of Juveniles in Delinquency Proceedings

Porzio, R.J.

Spring 2012

24

Family Law

The History & Future of International Adoptions of Children by U.S. Citizen

Porzio, R

Summer 2012

17

Family Law

Involuntary Termination of Parental Rights

Porzio, R.J.

Fall 2011

21

Family Law

Civil Annulment in New York State

Porzio, R.J.

Summer 2011

10

Family Law

International Child Abductions

Porzio, R.J.

Spring 2011

13

Family Law

Paternity By Estoppel

Porzio, R.J.

Winter 2011

13

Family Law

New York Divorce

Porzio, R.J.

Summer 2010

7

Family Law

Best Interests of Child

Porzio, R.J.

Spring 2010

7

Family Law

Grandparent Visitation

Porzio, R.J.

Winter 2010

19

Family Law

Same Sex Adoption in the United States

Porzio, R.       

Fall 2009

19

Family Law

The Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children

Porzio, R.

Summer 2009

12

Family Law

Same Sex Marriages in the United States

Porzio, R.

Spring 2009

12

Family Law

The Integrated Domestic Violence Part

Lebovits, G. & Gervasi, M.V.

Spring 2009

7

Family Law

New York Divorce Law: No-Fault

Porzio, R.

Winter 2009

12

Family Law

Are You Committing Malpractice When Settling Divorce Cases

Wolf, P.W.

Winter 2008

8

Family Law

Penny D. Taylor V. Joseph Rosa: A Recent Decision Changing The Law Of Paternity By Estoppel

Savino, J.J. & Hyer, J.L.

Summer 2007

8

Family Law

4 Myths of Parental Alienation

Opperman, J.

Winter 2005

32

Family Law

Negligent Entrustment and Supervision

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Spring 2004

8

Family Law

One Family - One Judge: The Integrated Domestic Violence Court is Coming to Staten Island

Rodriguez, D.

Fall 2003

8

Family Law

The Tax Court & Divorce

Liebman, R.L.

Summer 2003

14

Family Law

Tax Pitfalls in Transfers Between Spouses & Divorce Part 2

Liebman, R.L.

Winter 2003

23

Family Law

Transfers Between Spouses & Divorce: Part 1

Liebman, R.L.

Fall 2002

15

Family Law

Divorce and Separation Issues: Innocent Spouse Provisions of the Internal Revenue Code Part III: Spouses Can Challenge Innocent Spouse Relief

Liebman, R.L.

Winter 2001

24

 

Family Law

Matrimonial: Child Support Standards Act

Frew, W.J.

Fall 1996

24

Law & Medicine

Law & Medicine

Wyeth v. Levine: U.S. Supreme Court Holds Federal Preemption Is Not a Complete Defense in Pharmaceutical Product Liability Case

Silverman, R.

Winter 2010

7

Law & Medicine

In Defense of Arons: An Analysis of the Court of Appeals Decision to Allow Ex Parte Interviews of Treating Physicians

Silverman, R.

Summer 2009

7

Law & Medicine

The Corner Stone - Where Law meets Medicine

DeMarco, C.A. &DiDomenico, C.M.

Summer 2004

8

Law & Medicine

MRI’s At Trial

Jehle, A. & Nordquist, J.

Fall 2003

17

Law & Medicine

Impact of the Federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”) on the Legal Community

Lobaito, J. & Li Bassi, A.

Fall 2003

12

Real Estate Law

Real Estate Law

Reflection on Topic Discussed in Class: Hurricane Sandy

Prospero, F.

Winter 2013

21

Real Estate Law

The Practitioners Guide To Residential Real Estate Transactions: The Joint Bar Association Residential Real Estate Contract - Part VI

Hall, J.G. & Hall, T.J.

Summer 2008

7

Real Estate Law

Practical Concerns For Attorneys: When Client’s Real Estate Holdings Are Foreclosed - Part II

Asher, S.A. & Liebman, R.L.

Winter 2008

10

Real Estate Law

Practical Concerns For Attorneys When Client’s Real Estate Holdings Are Foreclosed

Ascher, S.A. &Liebman, R.L.

Fall 2007

10

Real Estate Law

Testimony Submitted on Behalf of the Executive Committee of the Real Property Law Section of the New York State Bar Association Before the NY State Insurance Department November 3, 2006 Public Hearing on Title Insurance Practices

Hall, J.G.

Winter 2007

8

Real Estate Law

The Practitioners’ Guide to Residential Real Estate Transactions: The Joint Bar Association Residential Real Estate Contract - Part V

Hall, J.G. & Hall, T.J.

Fall 2006

8

Real Estate Law

The Practitioner’s Guide To Residential Real Estate Transactions: The Joint Bar Association Residential Real Estate Contract - Part IV

Hall, J.G. & Hall, T.J.

Spring 2006

8

Real Estate Law

The Practitioner’s Guide To Residential Real Estate Transactions: The Joint Bar Association Residential Real Estate Contract – Part III

Hall, J.G. & Hall, T.J.

Winter 2006

8

Real Estate Law

The Practitioner’s Guide to Residential Real Estate Transactions Series: The Joint Bar Association Residential Real Estate Contract - Part II

Hall, J.G. & Hall, T.J.

Spring 2005

8

Real Estate

The Practitioners Guide to Residential Real Estate Transactions Series: The Joint Bar Association Residential Real Estate Contract - Part I

Hall, J.G. & Hall, T.J.

Fall 2004

8

Real Estate Law

A Practical Discussion for All Real Estate Attorneys With Respect To Internal Revenue Code Section 1031: The “Like Kind” Tax Deferred Exchange

Liebman, R.L.

Summer 2004

10

Real Estate Law

Who Does a Home Buyer Turn On When Non-Material Nondisclosures Are Withheld From Him/Her at Closing?

DiPerna, J.

Winter 2004

19

Real Estate Law

Compliance With The New Property Condition Disclosure Act Is Required For All Contracts Of Sale Of Residential Real Estate Entered Into On Or After March 1, 2012

Hall, T.J.

Summer 2002

5

Real Estate Law

Real Estate Exchange Strategies For Investors

Liebman, R.L.

Fall 2001

28

Real Estate Law

The School Seat Issue

Maira, T.A. & Muscaro, M.

Fall 1999

24

Real Estate Law

The Limited Ability of Real Estate Brokers to Prepare Contracts

Lee, R.R.

Summer 1997

12

Real Estate Law

Real Estate Practitioner-“Lead Paint Regulations”

Hall, T.J.

Spring 1997

19

Real Estate Law

Title Agents, Kickbacks and Overcharges

Lee, R.R.

Fall 1996

1

Tax & Finance Law

Tax & Finance Law

American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

Liebman, R.L.

Winter 2013

24

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Impact of New York State Marriage Equality Act of 2011 And Conflict With Federal Defense of Marriage Act

Armstrong, L.P.

Fall 2011

16

Tax & Finance Law

Shifting the Balance: Credit CARD Act of 2009

Svetlichnaya, I.

Fall 2009

17

Tax & Finance Law

A Public Customer’s Guide to Securities Arbitrations

Kogan, S.S.

Fall 2008

18

Tax & Finance Law

IRS Triboro Liaison Group: Updates in Taxation

Ascher, S.A.

Fall 2008

12

Tax & Finance Law

Be Wary of Delegating Bank and Bookkeeping Responsibilities

Prudenti, A.G.

Spring 2008

6

Tax & Finance Law

What’s New in Tax & the IRS: IRSTriboro Practicioner Liaison Group Meetings of January 17, 2007 and May 16, 2007

Ascher, S.A.

Summer 2007

14

Tax & Finance Law

A Word About “Tax” - i.e. Payroll Tax (Trust Fund Tax) Recovery Penalty

Ascher, S.A.

Spring 2007

21

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Update for Practitioners – IRSTriboro Practitioner Liason Group Meetings for Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island on 5/23/06 and 9/27/06

Ascher, S.A.

Winter 2007

17

Tax & Finance Law

Supplement to Tax Developments in the World of IRC Section 1031 and IRC Section 121 Principal Residence Exclusions for Real Estate Sales

Ascher, S.A. &Liebman, R.L.

Summer 2006

10

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Developments in the World of IRC Section 1031 Exchanges and IRC Section 121 Principal Residence Exclusions for Real Estate Sales

Ascher, S.A. &Liebman, R.L.

Spring 2006

10

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Update for Practitioners: IRSTriboro Practitioner Liaison Group Meeting for Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island on 9/28/05

Ascher, S.A.

Winter 2006

10

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Update for Practitioners: IRSTriboro Practitioner Liaison Group Meeting for Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island on 5/25/05

Ascher, S.A.

Fall 2005

10

 

Tax & Finance Law

What’s New in Tax & the IRS: IRSTriboro Practitioner Liaison Group Meetings of 7/20/04 and 10/19/04

Ascher, S.A.

Spring 2005

10

Tax & Finance Law

Potential Bankruptcy Landmine for Plaintiff - Gold Mine For Defendant: How to Avoid A Common Pitfall When Filing for Bankruptcy

Bara, L.J. & McGarryB.

Fall 2004

10

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Developments & IRS Tri-boroPractitioner Liaison Group

Ascher, S.A.

Spring 2004

14

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Developments and IRS Tri-BoroPractitioner Liaison Group Part II

Ascher, S.A.

Winter 2004

16

Tax & Finance Law

Possible Bankruptcy Changes: How They Could Affect Consumers And Small Businesses Current Legislative Status

Hollender, P.

Winter 2001

20

Tax & Finance Law

The Requirements Of Property Income And Deductions For Personal Injury Attorneys

Liebman, R.L.

Spring 2000

20

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Planning

Liebman, R.L.

Fall 1999

23

Tax & Finance Law

How To Get Paid (Or Not) In Bankruptcy Cases

Hollender, P.

Fall 1999

10

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Planning

Liebman, R.L.

Fall 1998

24

Tax & Finance Law

Bankruptcy Notes

Hollender, P.

Fall 1998

22

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Planning: Major Changes Under the Taxpayer Relief Act f 1997- Part 2

Liebman, R.L.

Spring 1998

25

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Planning: Income Taxation of Personal injury Awards

Liebman, R.L.

Summer 1997

20

Tax & Finance Law

Tax Planning: Tax Consequence of Divorce in Dissolving the Family Primary Residence

Liebman, R.L.

Spring 1997

20

Tort Law

Tort Law

The Effect of Pommells v. Perez: Soft Tissue, Hard Issue

Purow, J.

Fall 2005

18

Tort Law

Slippery Suits: The Second Department’s Approach to Snow and Ice Cases

Mazzaro, J.M.

Fall 2004

16

Tort Law

Who Owns the Sidewalk

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Fall 2003

19

Tort Law

Proximate Cause is a Substantial Factor in Jury Confusion

Sciarrino, Jr., M.A.

Summer 2003

8

Tort Law

Serious Injury & No-Fault Law - Objective Medical Assessment Needed to Survive Licari Motion

Leo, D.B.

Fall 2002

6

Tort Law

“Help! I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up”

Kosanouvong, N. & Ross, S.L.

Summer 2002

10

Tort Law

What To Do When The Insurance Company Denies Coverage

Kerson, P.E.

Fall 2001

26

Tort Law

Regulation 68 No-Fault Changes

O’Leary, J.G.

Spring 2000

9

Tort Law

Whiplash, Bodily Injury and its Relationship to Vehicular Trauma

Patterson, A.E., Jr.

Spring 1999

11

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Protecting Reparation Payments

Lamberti, A.J.

Spring 2013

29

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Fees for Attorney Guardian in Article 81 Proceedings Elder Law Committee

Lamberti, A.J.

Winter 2013

15

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Deliberately Defective Irrevocable Trusts As An Asset Protection Strategy

Armstrong, L.P. andLamberti, A.

Summer 2012

24

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Back to Basics: Medicaid 101 - Spousal Refusal and Spousal Rights

Armstrong, L.P. &Lamberti, A.J.

Spring 2012

43

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Estate Planning By Early Withdrawal Of Qualified Funds Avoiding 10% Penalty

Armstrong, L.P.

Winter 2012

22

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

The By-Pass Or Credit Shelter Trust

Fastman, L.R.

Winter 2012

16

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Update on Enhanced Estate Recovery

Lamberti, A.J.

Winter 2012

13

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

 Expanded Estate Recovery And Life Estates- What Is The Impact On Your Clients With Life Estates?

Lepore, L.

Fall 2011

25

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Medicaid Expanded Estate Recovery

Lamberti, A.J.

Fall 2011

13

Trusts, Estates & Elder Law

Medicaid Under the 2011-2012 State Budget

Lamberti, A.J.

Summer 2011

16

Trusts, Estates & Elder Law

Estate Tax Opt Out - Estate Tax 2010-2011

Armstrong, L.P.

Summer 2011

14

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Estate Planning with Qualified Funds: Treatment of Qualified Funds in the Medicaid Program; Creditors’ Claims Against [Inherited] Qualified Funds

Armstrong, L.P.

Spring 2011

10

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

The Death Of Strict Privity And The Beginning Of Liability For The Estate Planner: The Schneider V.Finmann Case

Lepore, L.

 

Winter 2011

20

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law Update – Temporary Estate and Gift Tax Relief, Exclusion $5 Million for Two Years then Sunsets to $1 Million

Armstrong, L.P.

Winter 2011

16

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Personal Injury Bar: The AhlbornCase & Medical Expenses in Estate Recovery

Armstrong L.P.

Fall 2010

9

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Planning Updates – Update on Summer 2010 Journal Article: Need-to-Know Tax Law Changes that Will Affect Many Estate Plans

Armstrong, L.P.

Fall 2010

7

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Planning Updates – Need-to-Know Tax Law Changes that Will Affect Many Estate Plans

Armstrong, L.P.

Summer 2010

13

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Estate Planning Updates – Estate Tax “Sunset” and Changes Effective January 1, 2010; Advance Directives Molst: Medical Orders of Life Sustaining Treatment, PHL §2977(13); Personal Injury Settlements: Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extensions Act of 2007

Armstrong, L.P.

Spring 2010

12

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

The Power of Attorney as a Strategic Asset Protection Directive From Principal to the Agent

Armstrong, L.P.

Winter 2010

13

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Guardians And Guardians Ad LitemIn New York [Part 4 of Series on Practice in Staten Island]

Lebovits, G. & Gervasi, M.V.

Fall 2009

7

Trusts, Estates & Elder Law

Elder Law Committee Update: Surrogate’s Court Service of Process of Persons in the Witness Security Program United States Department of Justice, United States Marshal’s Service

Armstrong, L.P.

Summer 2009

20

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law Tax Alert: Beware of the Tax Relief Act’s New Basis Rules Effective January 1, 2012 & Asset Protection Guidelines

Armstrong, L.P.

Spring 2009

20

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Objections To Probate - A Post-Script

Fastman, L.R.

Winter 2009

24

Trusts, Estates & Elder Law

Elder Law - Capacity Issues - Document Execution by Client with Senile Dementia or Alzheimer’s

Armstrong, L.P.

Fall 2008

15

Trusts, Estates & Elder Law

Potential Medicaid Recovery Issues Under Provisions of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005

Armstrong, L.P.

Spring 2008

7

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Stretch IRA’s Under the Pension Protection Act

Armstrong, L.P.

Winter 2008

7

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law Estate Planning

Armstrong, L.P.

Summer 2007

10

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law Estate Planning – The Taxation of Special Needs Trusts

Armstrong, L.P.

Spring 2007

10

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Synergism in Elder Law Estate Planning – Taxes and Elder Law: Tax Basis Rules and Planning for the Changes in Year 2010, The Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 (EGTRRA) Repealed IRC §1014 Effective 12/31/09

Armstrong, L.P.

Winter 2007

10

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

New York State Passes Legislation Adopting Deficit Reduction Act (DRA) 2005 - 5 Year Look Back On Asset Transfers

Armstrong, L.P.

Fall 2006

10

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Medicaid Alert: The Deficit Reduction Act Of 2005 Changes The Look Back Period On Asset Transfers To 5 Years And The Penalty Period To Begin At Time Of Application Rather Than At The Time Of Asset Transfers

Armstrong, L.P.

Spring 2006

18

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Letter to Editor with Regard to Last Issues article “Trust Planning For Clients & The Potential Income Tax Implications Upon the Sale of Principal Residences” And The Authors’ Response

Ascher, S.A. &Liebman, R.L.

Fall 2005

29

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Trust Planning For Clients & The Potential Income Tax Implications Upon The Sale Of Principle Residences - What Every Practitioner Should Beware Of

Ascher, S.A. &Liebman, R.L.

Summer 2005

10

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

More On HIPAA: How HIPAA Affects Authority to Obtain Medical Records by an Attorney-in-Fact (Springing Power, Health Care Agent, Alternate Trustee, or Guardian)

Armstrong, L.P.

Winter 2005

10

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law; Tax Relief Act of 2001: Effect of Repeal of IRC § 1014 Step-Up Basis

Armstong, L.

Spring 2004

13

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law; Changes - Past, Present and Future: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy Provisions Compliance Dead-Line April 14, 2003

Armstrong, L.

Winter 2004

17

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Deed with Special Power of Appointment

Armstrong, L.

Spring 2003

12

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law Report – Annuity as Medicaid Asset Protection for Excess Assets Not Available to Terminally Ill Annuitants

Armstrong, L.

Fall 2002

18

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Estate Planning and Taxes, Taxes, Taxes

Armstrong, L.P.

Fall 2001

14

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law: Proposed Regulations Provide New Guidance on the Home Sale Exclusion

Armstrong, L.P.

Winter 2001

15

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law – Medicaid, Spousal Refusal, and Medicaid Lawsuits Against the Community Spouse with Excess Resources for Recovery by Medicaid of the Cost of Care of the Institutionalized or Home Care Spouse

Armstrong, L.P.

Spring 2000

13

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Supplemental Needs Trusts No Longer Protection For Tort Settlements

Armstrong, L.P.

Fall 1999

19

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Locating Missing Heirs

Dubovsky, B.

Spring 1999

24

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Gary D. Gotlin: Public Administrator of Richmond County

Lashier, A.D.

Spring 1999

10

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Actions in the Surrogates Court

Lashier, A.D.

Spring 1999

6

Trusts, Estates, & Elder Law

Elder Law Committee Alert: Criminalization of Transfers of Assets for the Purpose of Obtaining Eligibility for Nursing Home Medicaid

Armstrong, L.P.

Spring 1997

9

 

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