Construction chair David Pfeffer will present a live webinar on December 5 for Lorman Education Services on "Avoiding the Pitfalls of GMP Contracting." As owners have searched for project delivery systems that reduce the time from project conception to project completion, one of the most common approaches has included the use of Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) Contracts. The webinar will explore the differences and unique risks of using GMP contracts.
On November 14, Compliance/Administrative Law and Outdoor Advertising Chair Patrick Kilduff will speak at the Outdoor Advertising Association of America’s 2018 Legal Seminar in New York. Pat will discuss “Outdoor Advertising Regulations and Litigation in New York City,” where he will review the latest developments in the long-running dispute between our many outdoor advertising community clients and New York City regarding the display of large-format signs along the City’s arterial highways. Pat is a longtime member of the Outdoor Advertising Association of America.
During the week of November 12, Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring partner Robert Wolf will be the overall program co-chair at the New York State Bar Association’s (NYSBA) Residential Mortgage Foreclosures and Workouts CLE, which he has chaired for more than 25 years.
On November 11, Cooperative and Condominium partner Steve Troup will lead a course at the 38th Annual Housing Conference hosted by the Council of New York Cooperatives & Condominiums on "Mediation to Resolve Disputes," which will focus on the merits of mediation as a means to settle disputes between parties.
Stefanie Marrone, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Director of Business Development and Marketing, will present a session on, "Improving Your Online Presence to Grow Your Firm (and Your Brand)” at the New York City Bar’s 15th Annual Small Law Firm Practice Management Symposium on November 8.
Construction chair David Pfeffer will be a speaker at the Bisnow National Healthcare East conference on November 7. David and his fellow panelists will discuss, "Investment & Acquisitions: The Micro & Macro Level Impacts on Healthcare.”
On October 25, Scott Ross, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Chief Financial Officer, will speak at Thomson Reuters’ Legal Executive Institute’s Law Firm COO & CFO Forum in New York. Scott will participate in a roundtable, "Intelligent Design: Assessing New Expense Planning Strategies in Law Firms," which will bring together a diverse array of law firm executives to offer a timely take on expense management strategies at law firms today.
Intellectual Property co-chair Amy Goldsmith will present two CLE webcasts for Lawline, where she regularly contributes articles, hosts highly rated CLE programs and participates in speaking engagements. On October 23, Amy will present, “Apple v. Samsung: A New Standard for Design Patent Cases,” where she will break down design patents and review the ones at the heart of the Apple v. Samsung dispute, as well as address the impact of the dispute on future design patent infringement cases. Amy’s October 25 webcast, “Demystifying Music Copyrights,” will dissect the Music Modernization Act of 2018 and the CLASSICS Act, identify how different courts analyze music infringement and discuss the many types of music copyrights and the relationships between the various parties involved in the music industry.
Based on the success of their first webinar on social media writing, on October 23 at 12pm CT, Stefanie Marrone, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Director of Business Development and Marketing, will present part 2 of a webinar on "Essential Writing Skills for Maximum Social Media Engagement” with Guy Alvarez, the Chief Engagement Officer of Good2bSocial for the Legal Marketing Association's Social & Digital Media and PR/Communications Special Interest Groups.
On October 11, Construction chair David Pfeffer will moderate the discussion at the Greenpearl Construction Risk & Safety Roundtable. The event is a closed-door, invite-only, peer-to-peer roundtable for construction safety and risk professionals.
On October 9, Labor & Employment Chair Laurent Drogin will be a featured speaker at the New York Staffing Association’s 2018 Law Day Conference. Laurent will participate in a panel on "The Impact of the #MeToo Movement on the Staffing Industry,” and will cover how to train your internal and temporary employees, how to handle the complaint (both internal and external), how to avoid retaliation and third-party harassment in the wake of newly approved legislation in 2018 in both New York State and New York City that that mandates employers provide employees with annual sexual harassment training taking effect on October 9.
Over the past several years, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin, accompanied by esteemed general counsel, has presented several ACC CLE presentations on an array of topics in the labor and employment field. In many of the participant responses, we received detailed feedback on what the attendees "wished” we had covered. After reviewing those response forms, we culled from them both individualized questions and discrete topics that, by definition, have been "front of mind” for corporate counsel. "You Asked, We Answered” is literally that – a program completely focused on what attendees want to know more about.
Employment Litigation partner Richard Schoenstein will once again teach a Strafford CLE webinar, “Recovering Damages for Breach of Covenants Not to Compete or Solicit, Confidentiality and Fiduciary Duty” on October 4. This program will guide employment litigators for proving damages after a current or former employee breaches a covenant not to compete with the employer, solicits the employer’s employees or customers, or discloses the employer’s trade secrets or other confidential information.
On September 27, Stefanie Marrone, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Director of Business Development and Marketing, will be a featured speaker at the Ark Group’s Competitive Intelligence in the Modern Law Firm conference in New York City.
Immigration partner Roxanne Levine and Labor and Employment partner Richard Steer will once again be featured speakers at the 2018 Lawyers Associated Worldwide U.S./Canada Employment Group meeting, which will be held in Montreal, Canada.
On September 13, Construction chair David Pfeffer will once again moderate a panel at the Commercial Observer’s 2nd Annual Healthcare Construction Forum at The CUNY Graduate Center. David’s panel will feature a discussion on, "Master Planning and Healthcare Development Key Expansions in NYC."
Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Director of Business Development and Marketing Stefanie Marrone and Construction partner Laurie Stanziale will co-present a case study discussion on "Client Centricity: How to Capitalize on Every Client Touchpoint to Increase Satisfaction, Loyalty and Drive Business Development,” at the GroPro 20/20 Conference on June 13.
On June 5, Stefanie Marrone, Tarter, Krinsky & Drogin’s Director of Business Development and Marketing, will be a featured speaker at Association for Conflict Resolution’s Greater New York Chapter’s 17th Annual Conference where she will speak about the importance of LinkedIn for conflict resolution professional.
TKD once again proudly supports the 2nd Annual MetaBash on May 23. All proceeds from this event will go to METAvivor, an organization that exclusively raises awareness, funds research and provides support to those living with metastatic breast cancer. The event is organized by TKD Intellectual Property counsel Aasheesh Shravah and his wife Dee Lakhani Shravah, who is battling stage IV metastatic breast cancer, in celebration of Dee's birthday. 150 people attended last year’s event, which raised more than $30,000.
On May 15, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin Labor & Employment Chair Laurent Drogin and partner David Kleinmann will co-present a breakfast CLE program for the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC). The program, titled, "You Make the Call,” is designed to provide attendees with real-world examples of complex, evolving employment issues and discuss the practical application of labor and employment law.
Director of Business Development and Marketing Stefanie Marrone will be a featured speaker at the Legal Marketing Association’s P3 Conference where she will present the Social Media Master Class on Tuesday, May 15. The program will focus on providing attendees with ideas on how to effectively use social media for branding, lead generation and business development through practical, innovative, actionable and budget-friendly strategies and tactics.