Courts and Law

Brooklyn Brandeis Society celebrates Purim with Third Annual Luncheon

The Brooklyn Brandeis Society celebrated Purim with its third annual luncheon celebration held at the bar association building on Remsen Street in Brooklyn Heights on Wednesday. … Full Article

Frank Seddio offers career, political advice to young lawyers

Hon. Frank Seddio, Brooklyn Democratic Party leader and president of the Brooklyn Bar Association (BBA), sat down with the Young Lawyers Committee of the bar association for a brown bag lunch on Remsen Street on Tuesday. … Full Article

Legal Lunches examines President Trump’s role in international trading

Brooklyn Law School continued its weekly Legal Lunches series where it examines presidential powers and the law, in Downtown Brooklyn on Monday with professors Julian Arato and Rebecca Kysar. … Full Article

Legal Aid Society attorney talks changes to Family Eviction Prevention Supplement program at Kings County Housing Court Bar meeting

Susan Bahn, a senior staff attorney at the Legal Aid Society was the guest speaker at this month’s meeting of the Kings County Housing Court Bar Association (KCHCBA) in Downtown Brooklyn on Thursday where she discussed changes to a public assistance program designed to help families avoid e … Full Article

Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association celebrates Dr. Seuss at Bushwick elementary school

Justice Joanne D. Quinones and members of the Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association (BWBA) went to P.S. 274 in Bushwick on Monday to take part in Read Across America with a group of 75 first-graders and kindergarteners. … Full Article

Brooklyn DA’s office announces new career education opportunity for underserved youth

Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, together with the Boy Scouts of America Greater New York Councils Deputy Scout Executive Christopher Coscia, on Tuesday announced the Brooklyn DA’s Office Explorers Post program — a new career exploration and mentoring initiative designed to  … Full Article

Abrams Fensterman hosts wage enforcement seminar for business owners

The law firm Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Wolf, LLP hosted a seminar on wage and hour enforcement for small business owners at its office in MetroTech in Downtown Brooklyn on Wednesday. … Full Article

Catholic Lawyers Guild continues annual Shrove Tuesday tradition

The Catholic Lawyers Guild of Brooklyn continued a tradition that goes back to its inception with its annual Shrove Tuesday Luncheon that marks the beginning of the Lenten season. … Full Article

Acting DA Gonzalez participates in Youth Law Day event

Brooklyn Law School hosted a Youth Law Day event and invited Acting District Attorney Eric Gonzalez to be a guest speaker at the event that was co-sponsored by his office and the Puerto Rican Bar Association on Thursday. … Full Article

Aidala flattered to be included in conversation for next U.S. Attorney for Eastern District of New York

Since President Donald Trump's inauguration, the eyes of the Brooklyn legal community have been on U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District Robert Capers as he is likely to be replaced any day now by the new administration. … Full Article


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