News and Announcements

On May 17, Marc will be speaking at the 2017 NJSBA convention in Atlantic City at the Borgata. Along with marketing guru/municipal court guru Ken Vercammen, Esq. and a panel of experts, he will explore “Marketing and Ethics in Municipal Court and Elsewhere.” Ken speaks fast, so the quick listener can learn a lot in a short span of time.

 

On Saturday April 22, Marc will be at the Terra Nova Restaurant in Sewell, NJ to present a 2 ½ hour program “The Ten Commandments of Defensive Lawyering” at an all-day CLE event presented by the Gloucester County Legal Education Association (GCLEA), the educational affiliate of Vicinage 15, which encompasses Gloucester, Cumberland and Salem Counties.

 

On Friday, April 7, 2017, at the Imperia in Somerset, NJ, Marc will be leading a legal ethics panel discussion for the NJ-ICLE 2017 Business Law Symposium. We will consider,"When Social Media Works Against You, What You Can Do About It." Our special non-attorney guest is Moshe Zchut of NetLZ Consultants, who will help to explain how to ameliorate fallout from negative or vindictive social media.

 

On Wednesday, April 5, 2017, Marc will be judging oral arguments for Professor Maya Grosz’z “Lawyering” class at Seton Hall Law School.

 

On Saturday, March 18, Marc will be at the Sheraton Parsippany Hotel at ICLE’s annual Solo and Small Firm Conference (north site) as a panelist in a program, “Let Me Pass This by You – The Ethics of Being a Mentor or Being a Mentor.”

 

On March 15, 2017, Marc will be a guest of the Inns of Court, Union County - Richard J. Hughes Inn of Court, presenting a one-hour CLE program, “The Ten Commandments of Defensive Lawyering.”

 

On March 8, 2017 at 1:00 p.m., Marc will be presenting a “back by popular demand” live webinar for Lorman Education Services: “The Ethical Problems of Unethical Colleagues.” Participants will receive 1.0 to 1.5 Ethics CLE credits.

 

On Saturday, March 4, Marc will be at the Crown Plaza in Cherry Hill at ICLE’s annual Solo and Small Firm Conference (south site) as a panelist in a program, “Let Me Pass This by You – The Ethics of Being a Mentor or Being a Mentor.”

 

On Monday, January 30, 2017, from 5:30 - 8:30p.m., Marc will be at the Law Center in New Brunswick as a panelist for the NJICLE program, “Ethical Marketing for your Practice.” This program is a tool developed by ICLE to help attorneys navigate the unsettled waters of ethical advertising in the age of interstate practices, internet marketing and social media.

 

On Tuesday November 15, 2016, Marc will be at Convention Hall in Atlantic City presenting a 60-minute program, "Municipal Court Ethics," to the Municipal Court Administrators Association of New Jersey at the annual League of Municipalities convention. The talk will focus on ethical issues that arise in the court administrator's bailiwick.

 

On Saturday, October 29, 2016, Marc will be a panelist at the annual Super Saturday Seminar of the Association of Criminal Lawyers of New Jersey (ACDL-NJ) at Mayfair Farms in West Orange. The topic will be “Ethical Considerations in the Criminal E-Discovery Process.” Marc is honored to be joining moderator Darren Gelber, Esq. of Wilentz, Goldman and Spitzer and co-panelists Prof. David Operbeck of Seton Hall Law School, Henry Klingeman of Krovatin Klingeman, LLC, Ass’t. U.S. Attorney John Fietkiewicz (Counsel to the U.S. Attorney) and Joseph Hayden of Pashman, Stein, Walder and Hayden.

 

On July 27, at 1:00 p.m. Marc will be presenting a national one-hour CLE webinar for Lorman Educational Services, a leading on-line provider of professional training. The topic will be, “The Ethical Problems of Unethical Lawyers,” focusing on the obligation to report attorney misconduct under Model Rules of Professional Conduct 8.3 and 8.4.

 

On May 25, Marc will be at the Hilton in downtown Newark, as a panelist at the Federal Bar Association’s annual meeting. He will address the ethics aspects of issues that are important to members of the federal bar.

 

On May 23, at 1:00 p.m. Marc will be presenting a one-hour national webinar, “Ratting on the Boss and Other Ethical Dilemmas” for the Clear Law Institute, a major producer of legal training and continuing education programs.

 

On May 18, Marc will be joining the Hon. Wm. McGovern, Felice Londa, Esq. and pair of ponies who are also attorneys in filmmaker/lawyer Cara Parmigiani, “I Speak Lawyer” to be presented for the first and only time at the New Jersey State Bar Association’s annual meeting in Atlantic City.

 

On April 27, Marc will be at Seton Hall Law School sharing pasta and perhaps offering a few words at Professor Paula Franzese’s annual Penne Vodka Public Interest Fundraising Dinner. Professor Franzese’s late father was the accidental creator of that now-international dish.

 

On April 13 and April 20, Marc will be judging Oral Argument for law students at Seton Hall Law’s innovative first year “Lawyering” class.

 

On April 8, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., Marc will be at Casa Bianca in Oak Ridge, NJ, presenting a one-hour CE program to the Municipal Court Administrators’ Association of New Jersey on the topic of “Judicial Ethics.”

 

On April 4, I will be at the New Jersey Law Center in New Brunswick addressing the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Subcommittee on Judicial Independence in the Superior Court. I will offer my perspective on the issue of tenure for municipal court judges.

 

April 1, 2016 Marc’s CLE program “Advocate Emptor: Ethical Practice in the 21st Century,” will go live on the internet for ACCESS MCLE, Inc.