CLE Event: New York City Land Use 2018

New York City Large Scale Redevelopment Since Hudson Yards

Presented by the Center for New York City Law, The Center for Real Estate Studies and The NYC Law Department.



Wednesday, March 28, 2018, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:50 p.m.


New York Law School

Auditorium WA14
185 West Broadway (between Worth and Leonard Streets)


3.0 Transitional and Nontransitional CLE Credits in Professional Practice


$120 General Admission

**Law Department attorneys and City Agency attorneys interested in attending should send an email to with the subject line “March 28” and the Law Department CLE office will confirm by March 20th whether they are able to accommodate your registration at no cost to you or your agency.**


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1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Event Check-in

2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.
Panel 1: The History of Hudson Yards
Panel Leader: James McSpiritt

Panelists: Marvin Markus and Marc Ricks

Land Use: How did the land use plan for Hudson Yards develop over time?

Financing: What innovative land use and financing tools were used and why were they needed?

2:55 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Panel 2: Hudson Yards Today
Panel Leader: Michael Moore
Panelists: Alan Anders, Andrew Cantor and Josh Goldstein

Buildings and infrastructure: What has been constructed? How have tools like DIB, TDRs and IDA assistance been utilized?

Financing: What revenues (recurring and non-recurring) have been generated? How have projects been refinanced and how have they used different financing mechanisms?

Report Card: Have predictions and goals for Hudson Yards been met?

3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m.       
Panel 3:New Development Plans
Panel Leader: Anita Laremont, General Counsel, Department of City Planning
Panelists: Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen and David Karnovsky
East Midtown Rezoning: How did Hudson Yards affect thinking about development of the East Midtown Rezoning Plan
Sunnyside Yards: How has Hudson Yards influenced another MTA track decking proposal?
Financing: How might financing techniques used at Hudson Yards be exported or adapted for other projects?



Seats will only be held after receiving full payment. If you would rather not use our online payment option, Mastercard and Visa payments (not AMEX) can be made over the phone at (212) 431-2855. Checks should be made payable to “New York Law School” and mailed to:

Lillian Valle-Santiago
Center for New York City Law
New York Law School
185 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013-2921.

For those who register online, but opt to send in a check for payment, checks must be received within 1 week after registration. However, if you register on or after March 19th payment must be received immediately in order to hold your seat. Late payment will result in your seat going to someone on the waiting list. 

If your schedule changes and you are unable to attend, please note the deadline to request a refund is March 26, 2018.

For questions about accessibility or to request special accommodations, please contact Center for NYC Law Coordinator Lillian Valle-Santiago at (212) 431-2855 or



CLE financial aid assistance is available. Application for financial aid assistance must be received no later than three weeks prior to a course offering. Please visit NYLS’s CLE Tuition Assistance page to view the Law School’s financial aid policies for CLE events.


New York Law School has been certified by the New York State Board of Continuing Legal Education as an Accredited Provider of Continuing Legal Education in the State of New York. This program is approved for newly admitted and experienced attorneys.

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