Course ID: DV120910
Credits: 7.5 MCLE Credits
7.5 MCLE Credits: 2 Ethics; 2 Skills; 3.5 Professional Practice; Non-transitional
Clifford A. Meirowitz, Esq., Law Offices of Clifford A. Meirowitz, PLLC.;
Tammy R. Lawlor, Esq, Miller & Milone;
Wendy H. Sheinberg, Esq., Davidow Davidow Siegel & Stern, LLP;
Ann Pinciss Berman, Esq.;
Alfreida B. Kenny, Esq., Law Offices of Alfreida B. Kenny;
Michele Lippa Gartner, Esq., NYS Office of Court Administration, Guardian and Fiduciary Services;
Peter J. Strauss, Esq., Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.;
Honorable Charles M. Troia, Supreme Court, Richmond County;
Steven R. Finkelstein, Esq., Finkelstein & Virga, P.C.;
Peggy Barbanel, Esq.
Clifford A. Meirowitz, Law Offices of Clifford A. Meirowitz PLLC
Article 81 of the Mental Hygiene Law requires that persons wishing to serve as Court Evaluators or Certified Guardians receive training approved by the Office of Court Administration (OCA). This approved training program covers all the topics required by OCA.
Some of the issues discussed include: Guardianship Proceedings: Overview and Concepts of Article 81 and Comparison with Guardians Pursuant to SCPA Article 17 and 17A; Responsibilities & Ethics of the Guardian of the Person and Property; Attorney for the Alleged Incapacitated Person; The Court Evaluator: Duties, Responsibilities & Ethics; Part 36 Rules of Chief Judge; Family Health Care Decisions Act; View from the Bench; Forensic Accounting & Recovering Misappropriated Funds; Record Keeping & Reporting Requirements
Non-attorneys: Call 212-267-6646, ext. 215 for special pricing.
Original Tape Date: December 13, 2013
All Programs include: (1) Affirmation and (1) DVD/CD packet.
To receive CLE credit for program on DVD/CD: DVD/CDs are embedded with CLE codes that you must copy onto a supplied affirmation sheet. Return the signed and dated affirmation to the NYCLA CLE Institute to be issued a CLE certificate. We recommend that you watch/listen to DVD/CDs as soon as possible. We can only issue CLE credit if the law is still current. The date of your signed affirmation will determine the date of your CLE certificate.
Course Materials: DVDs have a PDF file of the course materials on the DVD itself. CD orders will come with a separate CD with a PDF file of the course materials. Written materials provided only upon request.