MARC’s Bruce S. Rosen to Speak on NJSBA Panel on Ethics and the First Amendment

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Bruce S. Rosen, Esq. will be part of the panel discussion, “Ethics and the First Amendment” on September 22, 2021, presented by the NJSBA through the NJICLE. The webcast panel, moderated by New Jersey Supreme Court certified civil attorney Scott B. Piekarsky, will take an in-depth look at some of the conduct that took place throughout the past year surrounding the pandemic, as well as the 2020 Presidential election. Bruce – who will be discussing anti-SLAPP legislation that would allow citizens to get relief if sued to curtail their first Amendment rights –will be joined on the panel by Jan L. Jacobowitz, the former Director of the Professional Responsibility and Ethics Program at the University of Miami School of Law.

A founder and co-director at MARC, Rosen is a media and commercial litigator focused on First Amendment rights in public and private workplaces. He is frequently associated with high-profile, free-speech litigation, drawing on his background as an award-winning newspaper reporter and editor to serve his clients.

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 2.4 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 2.4 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism. Registration information can be found here.

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