The 20th Annual Citywide Seminar on Ethics in City Government

The Conflicts of Interest Board and the Center for New York City Law at New York Law School are pleased to announce the:

20th Annual Citywide Seminar on Ethics in City Government

When: May 20, 2014, 8:30 a.m – 1:10 p.m

Where: New York Law School, 185 West Broadway, New York, NY 10013

Credits: 4 CLE credits in Ethics & Professionalism

Cost: The seminar is free for all current City employees. Non-city employees: $90

There will be a wide variety of offerings, including sessions on the newest proposal for State Ethics Reform, Ethical Issues in Lobbying, Government Initiatives in Anti-Corruption, Recent Developments in the Conflicts of Interest Law, and others.

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Program:

8:00am – 8:25am – Registration

8:30am – 9:00am – Plenary Session

9:00am – 9:30am – Session 1 :  Primer on Chapter 68

This session is the only offering for the first period.  In this short session, we will cover all the basics of Chapter 68 of the City Charter, priming participants for more in-depth discussions in the second and third periods.

9:30am – 9:45am – BREAK

9:45am – 11:00am Session 2 – Four offerings

  • State Ethics Reform
  • Recent Developments and Emerging Issues in Chapter 68
  • Advertising Chapter 68: A Mad-Men-themed exercise in distilling information about the Conflicts Law into memorable, informative ad campaign
  • Chapter 68 Bar None – The Ethics Trivia Hour

11:00am – 11:15am – BREAK

11:15am – 12:30pm – Session 3 – Four Offerings

  • Navigating Lobbying Rules in New York City and New York State
  • Keeping Gotham Honest:  How the City Polices Itself
  • Advertising Chapter 68: A Mad-Men-themed exercise in distilling information about the Conflicts Law into memorable, informative ad campaign
  • Chapter 68 Bar None – The Ethics Trivia Hour

12:30pm-12:45pm – BREAK

12:45pm – 1:10pm – New Training Initiatives

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For more information, contact libi.adler@nyls.edu.


Seats will only be held for those who have made full payments. Online payments of the fee may be made via PayPal. Visa and MasterCard payments can also be made over the phone at 212.431.2383. Checks should be made payable to “New York Law School” and mailed to:

Center for New York City Law
New York Law School
185 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013-2921

Refunds can only be given if a request is submitted by April 8, 2014.

New York Law School students and faculty: A number of comped spots are available for current, active NYLS students and faculty members. If you would like to attend this program, please e-mail Libi Adler at libi.adler@nyls.edu to make arrangements.

CLE financial aid assistance is available. Application for financial aid assistance must be received no later than three weeks prior to a course offering. To view the New York Law School financial aid policies for CLE events, please visit http://www.nyls.edu/alumni-and-giving/lifetime-learning/cle/cle-tuition-assistance-2/.

Need more information? Require special accommodations? Contact coordinator Libi Adler at 212.431.2383 or libi.adler@nyls.edu.

New York Law School has been certified by the New York State Board of Continuing Legal Education as an Accredited Provider of Continuing Legal Education in the State of New York. This program is approved for newly admitted and experienced attorneys.

Refund Policy: Written notice of cancellation must be received by New York Law School no later than three days before a course offering for refund of registration fee. A $25 processing fee will be deducted from the refund. No partial refunds will be issued after the start of the course.