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Register for Institute Events Here: Including Bagels with the Boards, and Land Use Planning & Zoning for Fair and Accessible Housing (Oct. 16th)

Upcoming Events

Sept. 25, 2015 --    Bagels with the Boards: Telecommunications Law Update for Planning & Zoning Boards
Oct. 16, 2015 --      Land Use & Zoning for Fair and Accessible Housing
Oct. 30, 2015 --      Bagels with the Boards: Planning & Zoning for Disaster Resilience
Nov. 20, 2015 --     Bagels with the Boards: Reed v. Town of Gilbert - Signs of our Times
Feb. 26, 2015 --     Bagels with the Boards: topic TBD
Fri. Apr. 22 --         Bagels with the Boards: topic TBD
Fri, May 27 --         Bagels with the Boards: topic TBD
Fri. June 24 --        Bagels with the Boards: topic TBD 


Stay abreast of land use and zoning law facing New York municipal boards. Join local officials, planners, attorneys and legal scholars at Touro Law Center on the last Friday of the month for coffee and bagels and a 1-hour CLE 



Land Use Planning & Zoning for Fair and Accessible Housing
Friday, October 16, 2015
9 am - 3:00 pm
Breakfast & Registation: $60.00, including meals & materials
Cosponsored by Touro Law's Aging & Longevity Institute and the Long Island section of the APA NY Metro Chapter.
Email for discount rates for sponsor organization members.
Touro Law Center is an accredited provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York.
Pursuant to the requirements of the N.Y. State CLE Board, no partial credit may be awarded and attendees must be present for the entire program.
Topics and speakers include Regional Initiatives and Impediments by Chris Jones of the Regional Plan Association; Fair Housing Act Nuts and Bolts by Kevin Dwarka, land use and economic consultant and Senior Fellow at Pace’s Land Use Law Center; Fair Housing Is Accessible Housing by Robin Malloy of Syracuse College of Law, Brian Baer of The Elevated Studio, and Marcie Roth of FEMA; Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing by George D. Williams, Sr., Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Policy, Legislative Initiatives, and Outreach at HUD/FHEO, and Lorraine Collins, Assistant Commissioner/Director Fair and Equitable Housing Office at NYS HCR; and Disparate Impact by Michael Goldberger, Chief of Civil Rights, Civil Division, Assistant US Attorney, USAO Eastern District of NY, and Peter L. Contini of L’Abbate, Balkan, Colavita & Contini, LLP. 
All Bagels with the Boards will be held at Touro Law Center, 225 Eastview Drive, Central Islip, adjacent to the Federal Courthouse. Take exit 43A Southern State Parkway, bear right on Carlton Avenue, take right on Spur Drive, take left on Eastview Drive. Touro is on the right hand side. Available parking on both sides of the building.
No confirmation of registration will be sent.
Cancellations: Your registration fee will be refunded if you notify us one week before the scheduled event. Call 631-761-7005.
Financial Hardship Policy: Touro Law Center has a Financial Hardship Policy designed to assist attorneys of limited means in fulfilling their CLE requirements. For specific information, please contact
Americans with Disabilities Act: If you plan to attend the program and need assistance related to a disability, please let us know as soon as possible prior to the program.
Meals: Glatt Kosher dietary rules are observed.
Speakers and topics are subject to change without notice. Touro Law Center is not liable for errors or omissions in the publicity information
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