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Mar 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Nuts & Bolts of State and Local Tax 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend State and local taxation has become increasingly important. The state and local tax liabilities of many companies exceed their federal tax liabilities and state revenue departments have intensified their audit activities in a search for revenue. PLI is delighted to present this essential program in which leading state and local tax experts will describe basic principles of ...

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Practising Law Institute
Mar 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for the Negotiating Lawyer 2016

New York, New York, USA
What You Will Learn  Ethics rules that govern behavior in negotiation, including: When is it permissible to communicate with adverse clients, directly or indirectly? What exposure does counsel have for participating in the negotiation and execution of contracts containing express or implied misrepresentations? Protecting sensitive information and responding to opponent’s ...

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Practising Law Institute
Mar 30, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Next Steps in Social Media for Nonprofits and Public Interest Organizations: Deepening Your Online Outreach and Engagement Strategies (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Please note that CLE credit is not available for this program. Why You Should Attend With the focus of social media in the legal profession, smart non-profits and public interest organizations are cultivating a robust social media presence. Learn what uses of social media are gaining traction, tools and tips that nonprofits are embracing, and how to effectively integrate social media with your o...

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Practising Law Institute
Mar 30, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Pension Plan Investments 2016: Current Perspectives

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Experienced practitioners in the area of pension investment law, will give their perspectives, and illuminate issues, on current topics and recent developments. Continued statutory, regulatory and market changes ensure a full agenda of new developments to be debated and analyzed by the panelists. The Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation brought a new regulatory structure f...

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Practising Law Institute
Mar 31, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Trial Evidence 2016: Advocacy, Analysis, Illustrations

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Trial Evidence is a fast-moving program, featuring a unique blend of evidence doctrinal analysis and practical applications. You will learn fundamental evidence law, as well as important recent trends and developments. Program Format and Faculty The program is both highly informative and entertaining. Numerous evidentiary issues will be illustrated by actual cases, movies, n...

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Practising Law Institute
Mar 31, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Join our expert faculty, including PTAB and District Court Judges, to learn all you need to know about critical Post-Grant proceedings. Over the past 12 months, post-grant patent challenge proceedings have been pursued in record number. The CAFC is now seeing the beginning of a substantial new workflow based on PTAB trial decisions. These CAFC decisions are not only evolving ...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 1, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

California Public Benefits: The Basics for Non-Profit and Pro Bono Advocacy 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Low-income clients need your help to protect their rights to potentially life-saving benefits. Many low-income clients have difficulty navigating the confusing and bureaucratic processes to establish and maintain eligibility for public benefits. Without legal assistance and advocacy, large numbers of clients go without the benefits to which they are entitled, which can often ...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 1, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Employment Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Whether you are new to the field, seeking a quick refresher, or if your law practice only touches upon employment law issues, this jam-packed employment law primer is designed for you.  An expert faculty will lead you through the major regulations and case law governing the employer/employee relationship and offer practical pointers ranging from hiring to firing and ever...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

21st Annual Consumer Financial Services Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently celebrated its fourth anniversary and the consumer financial services industry is struggling to keep pace with the CFPB’s extraordinary number of regulatory and enforcement initiatives.  At the same time state and other federal regulators and attorneys general are ramping up their activities, and the volume o...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Commercial Real Estate Financing 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend This year's seminar will explore new and advanced topics in commercial real estate financing.  Our faculty of experienced attorneys, in conjunction with non-attorney real estate professionals, will discuss (i) capital stack structuring vehicles such as joint ventures, mezzanine financing and (in New York only) crowd-funding, (ii) how interest rate hedging works for borro...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

TechLaw Institute 2016: The Digital Evolution

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend We are in the midst of a Digital Evolution. Technology is evolving at a rapid pace, leapfrogging existing laws and regulations. Traditional businesses grapple with disruptive and “sharing” technologies on a daily basis. The virtual and mobile workplace is presenting new and unique challenges for employers. Data security has become the foremost concern for C-suite ...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Providing Legal Assistance in the Aftermath of Disaster Part II (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend A major disaster is likely to strike in California within our lifetime. In the aftermath, survivors will need help to resolve legal issues related to the disaster. By attending this program, as well as the companion program, Providing Legal Assistance in the Aftermath of Disaster Part I (available On-Demand), you will learn about the most common post-disaster legal issu...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 7, 2016

CLE

Commercial Law League of America One-Day Bankruptcy Program

Chicago, Illinois, USA
For Non-CLLA Members in the Chicago Area, the CLLA Bankruptcy Section presents a One-Day Education Program during our National Convention.
The program includes all day CLE education and a post-session cocktail hour ''meet & greet'' with the CLLA Bankruptcy Section leadership. Education Sessions: 1) Hidden Assets in Consumer and Business Bankruptcy Cases. 2) To Amend or Not:Debating the Pros an...

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Commercial Law League of America
Apr 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Handle Your First Pro Bono Case in New York 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program will address practical issues that often arise in pro bono representation and strategies for successfully handling them. What You Will Learn Strategies for providing pro bono legal services Anticipating circumstances that may arise in pro bono representation Preparing for appearances on behalf of pro bono clients before tribunals, courts, officers an...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 8, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Prepare an Initial Public Offering 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend In almost any market, understanding the IPO process is an essential skill for both legal and business advisors. Hear from an experienced faculty, including attorneys, underwriters, and a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission staff, who will analyze the nuts and bolts of an initial public offering. The speakers will guide you through the initial public offering p...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 11, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Broadband and Cable Industry Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Attend this renowned program, and hear cutting-edge analysis of federal initiatives and FCC regulations. Plus examine the latest negotiation trends, current case law, and the latest technology forecasts. Join the country’s leading outside and in-house counsel representing cable operators, cable programmers, municipalities, and online service providers — and the re...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 13, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Our program provides junior through mid-level attorneys with an overview of the applicable Federal and New York State Rules of Civil Procedure, and continues with strategic practice tips to use when taking and defending depositions, preparing witnesses and understanding your client’s expectations.   Our experienced faculty provides their unique perspectives on...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Intellectual property licensing continues to grow increasingly complex.  The legal, regulatory and technical landscape is constantly evolving.  Building and maintaining a successful and effective practice requires that practitioners stay sharp and current in a wide variety of key areas. Whether utilized to develop technology, expand or create market opportunities, o...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

10th Annual Patent Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Institute is designed to be of ultimate practice value to all three subgroups in the patent law community: patent prosecutors, patent litigators, and strategic/transactional lawyers. The two-day schedule includes six plenary sessions of interest to all patent lawyers and six breakout sessions in each of the three subgroups. You design the two-day schedule that best meet...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 14, 2016

CLE - Live Webcast

Advanced Storytelling and Persuasion for Lawyers

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Storytelling - the art of connecting with, captivating and persuading an audience - is the key to success as an advocate. A credible lawyer capable of telling a compelling story that engages the mind and emotion at the same time will almost always beat the lawyer who cannot. But what exactly are the elements of a good story? And how can you incorporate storytelling into your legal presentations, i...

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Seminar Partners
Apr 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Pennsylvania Bridge-the-Gap 2016

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Mark Your Calendar.  More Information to Come!

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Commercial Real Estate Financing 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This year's seminar will explore new and advanced topics in commercial real estate financing.  Our faculty of experienced attorneys, in conjunction with non-attorney real estate professionals, will discuss (i) capital stack structuring vehicles such as joint ventures, mezzanine financing and (in New York only) crowd-funding, (ii) how interest rate hedging works for borro...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 19, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Litigation 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Supreme Court, the Federal Circuit, and the Patent and Trademark Office are reshaping patent law, and this program will teach you everything you need to know about the basics of patent litigation.  An expert faculty will cover the patent litigation process from start to finish, including actions brought in the District Court and at the International Trade Commission....

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 20, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Litigation 2016: From Investigation to Trial

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND The landscape of securities litigation is constantly evolving and changing. This program takes you through all the issues that can arise in the most complex securities matters — from the initial government investigation to the filing of the civil cases to either settlement or trial. If you practice in this dynamic field, you know that the need to stay current and deve...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 20, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Financial Services Conflicts of Interest & Fiduciary Duties 2016: Navigating the Emerging Regulatory Maze

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The DOL is actively advancing rulemaking that would dramatically change the regulatory framework establishing fiduciary duties and obligations for broker-dealers, advisors and service providers in the retirement marketplace. At the same time, the SEC is reported to be advancing internally its consideration of whether to subject broker-dealers and advisers to a harmonized uni...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advocacy for Low-Income Children with Disabilities in California 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Attend this program so that you can receive the basic information you need to represent low-income children in California with education, regional center, and public benefits issues.  Learn the basic substantive law regarding special education, compliance complaints, discipline for students with disabilities, regional center advocacy, foster care benefits, CalWORKs, and...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

28th Annual Elder Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program is designed for elder law practitioners, lawyers who represent elderly clients or younger clients with aging parents, and also for attorneys interested in getting into this evolving field.  Faculty will discuss recent developments and will review elder law fundamentals such as Medicare and Medicaid, the backbones of the health insurance upon which the elder...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 25, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Bankruptcy & Reorganizations 2016: Current Developments

New York, New York, USA
Updated every year to review the latest developments, this program will cover: Practical information about recent cases and trends: Momentive, Radio Shack, Caesar’s, ResCap, Lehman, Madoff, Fairfield Sentry, Vitro and more Wellness Int’l, Stern v. Marshall, Bellingham, and subsequent appellate cases — drastic implications for bankruptcy and reorganization cases?  ...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 26, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Partnerships and limited liability companies are now the entity of choice for doing business. Joint ventures between large companies or with start-up or other smaller companies are an everyday occurrence. Managed fund growth has exploded, as these entities have taken on activities once dominated by the great financial institutions, such as trading, lending and mergers and acq...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 27, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

IP Monetization 2016: Maximize the Value of Your IP Assets

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The rapidly evolving field of Intellectual property ("IP") monetization and value extraction has become a core consideration for many companies.  IP monetization transactions and structures can generate substantial financial and strategic returns, adding an array of value-creating options for IP owners and investors.  Examples of such options include (i) bundling o...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 27, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Global Capital Markets & the U.S. Securities Laws 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Capital markets are adjusting to a wide range of evolving regulatory standards which affect the way in which offerings are conducted around the world.  At the same time, issuers around the world are subject to changing accounting and corporate governance standards, while market participants navigate new ground in derivative product regulation.  Issuers and market p...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 28, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program is designed to provide attendees with a basic overview of the legal, regulatory and operational issues affecting “registered investment companies” – the universe of publicly offered pooled investment vehicles that include mutual funds, closed-end funds, exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”) and others.  Attendees will learn the fundam...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Enforcement 2016: Perspectives from Government Agencies

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend We continue to see unprecedented changes in our economic, business and regulatory regimes in general, and in enforcement efforts in particular. This unique program brings together panels of senior staff from the various enforcement and regulatory agencies, including the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, FINRA, New York State Department of Financial Services, U.S. Sec...

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Practising Law Institute
May 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) is at the top of most companies’ key risk areas. DOJ and SEC resources devoted to investigating violations and enforcing the law remain at an all-time high. Recent FCPA and bribery enforcement actions demonstrate that no industry is immune from scrutiny.  Beyond the FCPA, an increasing number of countries, as ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Please note that "ethics" in the program title refers to the “Compliance and Ethics Program” used in the Federal Sentencing Guidelines for Organizations. It does not specifically refer to legal ethics. Please check the credit calculator to the right for credit information for your jurisdiction.Why You Should Attend Compliance and ethics programs are critically important to the success ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 3, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Staying Out of Trouble: Ethical Necessities 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
What You Will Learn This program will serve both as a refresher of ethical obligations, and also review recent developments impacting the professional responsibilities of attorneys in private practice as well as those who serve as inside counsel.  The program will be focused on practical guidance, and draw from real life lessons learned from other lawyers who have found themselves in ethical ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Leveraged Financing 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program features an experienced faculty of legal experts who are prepared to deliver practical insights on leveraged finance strategies and the current marketplace.  Starting with an overview of the current drivers of deal activity and trends in deal structures and terms, the opening panel will set the stage for a deeper look into area. New segments on leveraged fin...

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Practising Law Institute
May 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Antitrust Institute 2016: Developments & Hot Topics

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This year’s Institute will examine developments in several key areas of antitrust— with emphasis on fundamentals and current developments — reflected in recent decisions as well as vigorous enforcement in the US and around the world.  Panels or nationally known practitioners and senior government enforcement officials will report on and explore develop...

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Practising Law Institute
May 5, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

10th Annual Patent Law Institute

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend The Institute is designed to be of ultimate practice value to all three subgroups in the patent law community: patent prosecutors, patent litigators, and strategic/transactional lawyers. The two-day schedule includes six plenary sessions of interest to all patent lawyers and six breakout sessions in each of the three subgroups. You design the two-day schedule that best meet...

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Practising Law Institute
May 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Pretrial practice in federal civil litigation continues to change, including new rules that went into effect on December 1, 2015. As fewer civil cases are tried, the staples of pretrial practice — pleadings, motions to dismiss, discovery, Daubert motions, summary judgment, and settlement — have replaced trials as the focus of litigation. What does the changing nat...

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Practising Law Institute
May 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fourth Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2016

Hong Kong, HKG
Why You Should Attend Our Fourth Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2016 will feature a faculty composed of the leading legal practitioners, including in-house counsel, active in the Asian, U.S. and UK corporate and securities law fields, as well as key government regulators, prominent investment bank professionals and distinguished general counsel who will provide ti...

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Practising Law Institute
May 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2016: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program will provide practical advice on understanding the context and business realities around which cloud computing exists, understanding key terms for cloud computing contracts, help organizations considering the purchase of cloud services to understand  vendor and customer obligations and responsibilities associated with cloud computing services, provide inform...

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Practising Law Institute
May 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend You should attend this training if you would like to provide pro bono services to immigrant clients in the areas of housing, immigration, or domestic violence or you would like to improve your representation of immigrant clients generally.  Many immigrant clients require assistance with a constellation of related yet distinct issues.  This day-long program attempts...

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Practising Law Institute
May 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Partnerships and limited liability companies are now the entity of choice for doing business. Joint ventures between large companies or with start-up or other smaller companies are an everyday occurrence. Managed fund growth has exploded, as these entities have taken on activities once dominated by the great financial institutions, such as trading, lending and mergers and acq...

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Practising Law Institute
May 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Prosecution 2016: A Boot Camp for Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Mark Your Calendar.  More Information to Come!

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Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

21st Annual Consumer Financial Services Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently celebrated its fourth anniversary and the consumer financial services industry is struggling to keep pace with the CFPB’s extraordinary number of regulatory and enforcement initiatives.  At the same time state and other federal regulators and attorneys general are ramping up their activities, and the volume ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Litigation 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend The Supreme Court, the Federal Circuit, and the Patent and Trademark Office are reshaping patent law, and this program will teach you everything you need to know about the basics of patent litigation.  An expert faculty will cover the patent litigation process from start to finish, including actions brought in the District Court and at the International Trade Commission....

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Practising Law Institute
May 16, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

New Jersey Basic CLE Marathon 2016

New York, New York, USA
This program contains 5 NJ Newly Admitted categories for 7.8 hours. They are 1.4 credits of New Jersey Law Office Management (NA9), 2.2 credits of New Jersey Civil or Criminal Trial Preparation (NA3), 1.4 credits of New Jersey Landlord/Tenant Practice (NA7), 1.4 credits of New Jersey Municipal Court Practice (NA8), 1.4 credits of New Jersey Real Estate Closing Procedures (NA5). This program, in co...

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Practising Law Institute
May 16, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Seventeenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend        This program focuses on current critical issues of information privacy, cybersecurity and data protection faced by all companies.  The Internet and evolving mobile and virtualized information technologies, wired and wireless, have prompted the development of powerful tools for the collection, processing, storage and use of perso...

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Practising Law Institute
May 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Silicon Valley Corporate Law Update 2016: Start-Ups, Financings, IPOs, M&A

San Francisco, California, USA
Mark Your Calendar.  More Information to Come!

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Practising Law Institute





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