Events & CLE Opportunities Outside of the CDWBA

The CDWBA works to help spread the word for other similar organizations when they are hosting events and CLE opportunities that may be of interest to our membership.  Please check back often to see what is going on around the region!




Thursday, November 1, 2018

Implementing the New Lease Accounting Standard

WHEN:   Thursday, November 1, 2018

WHERE: Wolferts Roost Country Club 120 Van Rensselaer Blvd, Albany, NY 12204

DETAILS:  Join BST experts for a panel discussion and practical application of the new lease accounting standard effective 2020, including real life examples of how to apply the standard to real estate and equipment leases. 2 CPE credits available. Register here.


Saturday, November 10, 2018

Veterans Law Day

WHEN:   Saturday, November 10, 2018, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Albany Law School, 80 New Scotland Ave, Albany

DETAILS:  Veterans’ Law Day is an annual pro bono event providing limited scope legal consultation to the Capital Region’s Veterans. Albany Law School is seeking volunteer attorneys practicing all ares of law including family/matrimonial, debt/bankruptcy, criminal and health. Interested attorneys please contact Damara Fredette.

More information here.


Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Residential Mortgage Foreclosures and Workouts CLE

WHEN:   Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: NYSBA, One Elk Street, Albany

DETAILS:  More information here. 


Friday, November 30, 2018


WHEN:   Friday, November 30, 2018 through Sunday, December 2, 2018

WHERE: Peace Village, Catskills, NY.

DETAILS:  Peace Village is a meditation center that offers people a place to go for lifelong learning, regardless of their religion or spiritual background through the practice of Raja Yoga meditation. I just returned from a retreat this weekend and learned some helpful meditation tools that can be used in our practice. May I add that rooms and dinning were provided FREE of charge (though a donation is recommended). I encourage anyone who needs a spiritual recharge and is open to learning more about Raja Yoga Meditation to attend!


Friday, November 30, 2018

Representing Victims of Domestic Violence CLE

WHEN:   Friday, November 30, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: 24 Aviation Road, #101, Albany

DETAILS:  This program offers 6.5 CLE hours, including 1 Ethics and 1 Diversity & Inclusion. Program subjects include Dynamics of DV & Safety Planning, Family Offense Basics, Custody & Visitation Overview and Client Interviewing.

More information here.


Monday, December 3, 2018

Matrimonial Trial Institute CLE

WHEN:   Monday, December 3, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: NYSBA, One Elk Street, Albany

DETAILS:  More information here. 


Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Article 81 of the Mental Hygiene Law CLE

WHEN:   Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: NYSBA, One Elk Street, Albany

DETAILS:  More information here.