Seminars

  • May 01, 2017. James W. Cushing, Esquire spoke to the 11th grade class at Freire Charter School as part of the "Lawyer in the Classroom" program organized by the Philadelphia Bar Association Young Lawyer's Division.
  • February 16, 2017. James W. Cushing, Esquire is speaking tonight to the John Jay Institute Fellowship at Cairn University regarding the practice of law and vocation.
  • November 02, 2016. Advanced Employment Law: What You Need to Know Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire was a speaker at a National Business Institute CLE called “Advanced Employment Law: What You Need to Know” held at the Courtyard by Marriott on City Avenue.
  • October 26, 2016. Employment Law for Accountants was a Continuing Legal Education Seminar hosted by the Center for Professional Education led by Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire and Brian M. Doyle, Esquire.
  • August 24, 2016. Advanced Family Law was a Continuing Legal Education Seminar hosted by the National Business Institute led by James W. Cushing, Esquire.
  • January 11, 2016. "Religious Accomodtion in the Workplace" was a national NBI Seminar led by Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire.
  • April 29, 2015. James W. Cushing, Esquire spoke to the 4th grade class at Independence Charter School as part of the "Lawyer in the Classroom" program organized by the Philadelphia Bar Association Young Lawyer's Division.
  • On April 24, 2015 James W. Cushing, Esquire led women's studies classes regarding how gender and sex issues interact with the law at Bucks County Technical High School. For more on this class, see here: http://www.bcths.com/
  • On March 26, 2015 Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire led the "Religious Discrimination in Employer" seminar offered by the National Business Institute. You can learn more about this seminar here.
  • On February 18, 2015, Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire led the "Wage and Benefits Issues" portion of the "Human Resource Law: What You Need to Know Now" seminar offered by the National Business Institute. You can learn more about this seminar here.
  • On October 1, 2014, James W. Cushing, Esquire spoke at the meeting of the Rydal-Meadowbrook Civic Association regarding the installation of red light cameras in Abington, PA. More information on this can be found here.
  • On April 30, 2014, James W. Cushing, Esquire spoke to the 11th grade class at Freire Charter School as part of the "Lawyer in the Classroom" program organized by the Philadelphia Bar Association Young Lawyer's Division.
  • On April 22, 2014, Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire presented at a National Business Institute seminar taking place in Philadelphia entitled "Social Security Disability Bootcamp."  She received a rating of "Excellent: 5/5" for her performance at this seminar.
  • On August 2, 2013, Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire led a Continuing Professional Education seminar in King of Prussia regarding commercial leases. To learn more about this seminar, check out this webpage.
  • On May 24, 2013, Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire, spoke on the legality of employer flu mandates at the Employee Health and Patient Safety - Flu Summit held at Albert Einstein Hospital, Silberman Auditorium, Belmont Behavioral Health.
  • On April 30, 2013, James W. Cushing, Esquire led the "Lawyer in the Classroom" seminar at Greenfield Elementary School to discuss the legal profession and to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Gideon v. Wainwright.
  • On March 14, 2012, James W. Cushing, Esquire led a seminar for the University of Pennsylvania School of Law's chapter of the Christian Legal Society. He discussed his faith and law practice as well as his experience volunteering for the Christian Legal Clinics of Philadelphia.
  • On February 14, 2012, Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire presented at a National Business Institute seminar taking place in Philadelphia entitled " Social Security Disability Bootcamp." Ms. Cohen received a rating of excellent for her performance as presenter; see here for details.
  • On February 1, 2012, James W. Cushing, Esquire helped lead a seminar at Renewal Presbyterian Church regarding the work of the Christian Legal Clinics of Philadelphia. Click on the links to learn more!
  • On October 11, 2011, Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire was the moderator and presenter at a Lorman Seminar which took place in Philadelphia entitled "Unemployment Insurance 1010: Assessing and Responding to Claims for U.I. Benefits in Pennsylvania.
  • Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire presents seminars as part of the National Speakers Bureau to corporate employees on various topics for CLC Inc.
  • Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire was the moderator at the NOSSCR Social Security Disability Law Conference in Baltimore, MD on May 13, 2011, on the matter of Integrating and Enhancing Social Security Disability
  • James W. Cushing, Esquire was the featured speaker for the Bensalem Mothers of Pre-Schoolers on Estate Planning on March 8, 2011
  • Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire was the featured speaker at the Philadelphia Bar Association's Considering Additional Types of Disability or Legal Relief for Your Social Security Disability Clients, July 16, 2010
  • James W. Cushing, Esquire was a featured speaker for Adoption Law seminar at Adoption Sunday at St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Churchville, PA, May 2, 2010
  • Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire was a lecturer and moderator of the Lorman Education Services Unemployment Insurance 101: Assessing and Responding to Claims for U.I. Benefits seminar in Philadelphia, PA on April 16, 2010
  • Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire was the Conference Moderator at the Council on Education in Management's December 16, 2009 FMLA Hot Topics 2009 Conference
  • James W. Cushing, Esquire lectured at Professor Harper J. Dimmerman's Real Estate class at Temple University on December 3, 2009
  • James W. Cushing, Esquire and Gina Y. Mosley, Esquire lectured at Professor Mu'min Islam's Introduction to Law class at Temple University on October 27, 2009
  • Adam S. Bernick, Esquire, on March 28, 2008, held a seminar at Deloitte and Touche giving a general overview of various estate issues and elder law.
  • Faye Riva Cohen, Esquire, held a two-day seminar and workshop on May 22-23, 2007 on the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), which provided an extensive overview of the Act and its compliance requirements, on behalf of the Council on Education in Management. In attendance were Human Resources representatives from various Pennsylvania companies and hospitals. The Law Office of Faye Riva Cohen, P.C. practices in various areas of the civil litigation, including labor and employment law, state and federal civil rights law and all forms of disability practice.
  • James W. Cushing, Esquire was a guest lecturer at a Pierce College paralegal class in March 2002.
  • James W. Cushing, Esquire was a panelist at the Penn State Abington Law Forum on September 19, 2001.
  • James W. Cushing, Esquire was a panelist at the Penn State Abington Law Forum on September 13, 2000.
  • Each Spring since 2000, James W. Cushing, Esquire holds a seminar at Bucks County Technical High School giving High School students in Social Studies and Civics classes an "inside look" at the judicial branch of government.