Ethical Issues in Employment Law

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 | 6 pm – 9 pm 

Program Co-Chairs: 

Joseph M. Bonomo
Pitta & Giblin LLP 

Janelle L. Niles
Associate Counsel
Resorts World Casino New York City

  • In the constantly evolving area of employment law, practitioners routinely face a number of ethical questions. This seminar will address some of the ethical issues that arise while counseling clients concerning employment law matters and in the midst of employment litigation. During the seminar, a panel of experts will examine a number of issues, including common ethical pitfalls in employment litigation, as well as issues related to: (1) internal investigations; (2) employee communications (ex-parte, current and former); (3) union organizing activity; and (4) settlement discussions.

    Live Program: $229 Member | $329 Nonmember
    Small Law Firm: $119 Member | $219 Nonmember

    Please call 212-382-6663 for the Small Law Firm Rate

  • Bertrand B. Pogrebin
    Littler Mendelson P.C.

    Joe Farelli
    Pitta & Giblin LLP

  • 6:00 pm – 6:05 pm       Introduction/Overview

    6:05 pm – 6:35 pm       Ethics and Settlement Discussions
                                         Bertrand B. Pogrebin

    6:35 pm – 6:45 pm       Question/Answer Session

    6:45 pm – 7:15 pm       Ethics and Internal Investigations
                                         Joseph Farelli

    7:15 pm – 7:25 pm       Question/Answer Session

    7:25 pm – 7:40 pm       Break

    7:40 pm – 8:10 pm       Ethics and Employee Concerted Activity
                                         Bertrand B. Pogrebin

    8:10 pm – 8:20 pm       Question/Answer Session

    8:20 pm – 8:50 pm       Ethics and Employee Communications 
                                         Joseph Farelli

    8:50 pm – 9:00 pm       Wrap up & Final Question/Answer Session

  • CLE Credit
    NY: 3.0 ethics
    NJ: 3.3 professional responsibility
    CA: 3.0 professional responsibility
    PA: 2.5 professional responsibility

  • Save on DVDs & CDs
    *DVDs: $229 Member/$329 Nonmember
    *DVDs for Small Law Firms: $119 Member/$219 Nonmember
    *CDs: $179 Member/$249 Nonmember
    *CDs for Small Law Firms: $89 Member/$169 Nonmember
    *Materials Only (no CLE credit): $99 Member/$129 Nonmember
    * New York residents will be charged the New York sales tax for all audio visual purchases.

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  • Sponsoring Association Committee:
    Labor & Employment, Jyotin Hamid, Chair

    Sponsorship Opportunities are Available! Please Contact:
    Ann Rappleye, Director of Programs, City Bar Center for CLE | (212) 382-6606 |