Course Description: The New York Rules of Judicial Conduct are designed to provide guidance to judges and candidates for elective judicial office, and to provide a structure for regulating conduct through disciplinary agencies. In this highly informative presentation, attorney Susan Settenbrino offers viewers a comprehensive overview of the New York Code of Judicial Conduct. Specifically, Ms. Settenbrino explores the misapplication of judicial independence, and explains how to show a pattern of misconduct and identify when a judge acts inappropriately or unlawfully. Ms. Settenbrino also reviews judges' disciplinary responsibilities and sheds light on disqualifications for judicial violations. Don't miss this important program, which will aid New York attorneys in understanding whether the judges who preside over their cases are adhering to the highest standards of ethical conduct.