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· The Dishonored Check Notice Rule - Year 2001 Update (.PDF)

· The Hidden Costs of Lawyer Regulation (.PDF)

· Appendix of CLE Materials for New York Lawyers (.PDF)

· Avoiding Grief With a Lawyer: A Practical Guide (.PDF)

· Know Your Escrow Rights

· Know Your Escrow Rights - The Lawyers’ Edition

· A Practical Guide to Attorney Trust Accounts and Recordkeeping

· What’s a Power of Attorney: Answers for New Yorkers

· Short Form Durable Power of Attorney

· Statement of Clients’ Rights  (From the Unified Court System)

· Statement of Clients’ Responsibilities (From the Unified Court System)

· Dishonored Check Notice Rule (22 NYCRR Part 1300).

· Model Down Payment Escrow Agreement

· Standards for Evaluating Lawyers’ Funds for Client Protection (From the National Client Protection Organization).

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