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Please log into the webinar 15 – 30 minutes before start time.

Thursday, September 15, 2022 
8:30 am – 5:00 pm EDT (incl. a 60-min break)


Presented by
Matthew Noviello

Agenda Highlights
Contract law primer for engineers
Engineering business law
Signing and sealing engineering documents
Handling ethical issues in professional engineering practice
Understanding the investigatory and disciplinary practices of the New York state education department
Developments in federal and New York state environmental law


 Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

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Professional Engineers:
7.0 PDHs


Continuing Education Credit Information
New York Engineering Law and Ethics
This seminar and webcast are open to the public and are designed to qualify for 7.0 PDHs for professional engineers in New York.

HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers via its registration with the Practicing Institute of Engineering (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2)).

This course has been evaluated and approved by the Practicing Institute of Engineering for 7 PDHs.


Matthew Noviello

Principal in Noviello & Noviello, Esqs. and Principal in Matthew A. Noviello, P.E., L.S. in Carmel, NY
Mr. Noviello is an attorney-at-law, a professional engineer, and land surveyor who enjoys teaching. He has taught real property law, survey law and, more recently, alpine skiing. Mr. Noviello received his Master of Engineering degree, his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering, with honors, and his AAS degree in Engineering, all from Rochester Institute of Technology. He received his juris doctor degree from Rutgers University School of Law-Newark. Mr. Noviello has maintained a professional engineering firm and a general practice law firm since 1984, and he has practiced land surveying since 1991, with ten years in industry and six years in government. He is a licensed professional engineer in the states of New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Mr. Noviello is a New York and Connecticut licensed land surveyor. He holds law licenses in New York State Courts, US Supreme Court, Federal Court for the Southern District of New York, and Federal Court for the State of New Jersey.