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May 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Health Care IT 2015: Critical Issues

New York, New York, USA
Why Should You Attend IT and Health Care are rapidly converging as a result of fast-paced innovation in health-focused information technology and new regulatory and operational requirements posed by those innovations. This requires institutions, IT companies and the lawyers who advise them  to reevaluate and revise existing agreements, address intellectual property issues, and formulate new f...

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Practising Law Institute
May 28, 2015

CLE - Online

Dealing With Cybersecurity Threats & Breaches

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
Cybersecurity threats continue to be among the most pressing issues today. Employers must proactively take steps to protect themselves against the risks arising from the compromise of personal data and Protected Health Information under HIPAA (PHI), loss of critical business systems, and theft of intellectual property and other proprietary information. This session will cover the cybersecurity iss...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
May 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Free Webinar on Doing Business in Germany & India: Basic Laws

New Delhi, India
Thursday, May 28, 2015 (11:10 am - 12:15 pm IST)

Speaker: Ms Clara Tönnesmann Attorney-at-Law in Germany

The topics will include the labour relations system, the consequences of terminating employment contracts, employment litigation and seconded employees. Also, the presenters will point out specific particularities of the employment laws in their various countries.
The webinar...

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Indian National Bar Association
May 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Litigation 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend In just one day, this exciting program will explore the basics of patent litigation, whether in the District Court or in the International Trade Commission, from the Rule 11 pre-filing investigation through the appeal to the Federal Circuit.  Attendees will learn essential practical details, such as how to prepare complaints and answers in a patent case, as well as the n...

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Practising Law Institute
May 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Global Capital Markets & the U.S. Securities Laws 2015

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
Jun 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 2015

New York, New York, 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 Organizations face enormous legal and compliance risks, and the need fo...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Appellate Advocacy 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Appellate Advocacy will give you real-world insight into effective appellate advocacy. Attendees will learn about all aspects of the appellate process, from things to do (and not to do) in the trial court, to strategies and techniques for persuasive brief writing and oral argument, to how and when to seek amicus support, to the rehearing and certiorari processes.  Attend...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 3, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This advanced-level program is updated every year to provide up-to-the-minute information related to the practice of advertising law. Led by an outstanding faculty of experts, this program will address the many challenges companies face each day as they strive to increase market share in a fast-changing landscape increasingly dominated by social networks and other new medi...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Delaware Law Developments 2015: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Delaware law continues to play a critical role in U.S. corporate and securities law, particularly in today’s challenging and changing business environment. This unique annual program focuses on the important Delaware corporate law developments over the past year and the practical impact on your corporate or legal practice. The very top Delaware corporate law experts fro...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiating Real Estate Deals 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attend Real estate continues to be a strong investment in 2015 and anyone involved in deal construction must know the latest strategies and lessons learned from the previous year. Our expert faculty will address current industry trends and case law to help practitioners negotiate a variety of real estate deals.  The program will begin with a review of the current transact...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

15th Annual School Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend To effectively counsel parents, students, and school districts, practitioners must continue to develop and expand their understanding of the most recent developments in case law, and keep abreast of legislative and regulatory changes. At PLI’s 15th Annual School Law Institute, an expert faculty will examine significant new developments in education law and policy, and ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Protecting Domestic Violence Survivors and Children in California: Pro Bono Representation in Low-Income Domestic Violence Restraining Order Cases 2015 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Attend this program so that you can receive the training you need to represent low-income domestic violence survivors seeking domestic violence restraining orders in California, including crafting safe and effective child custody and visitation orders.  Experienced attorneys will give you a practical training to enable you to obtain orders critical to protecting victims ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Sixteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

New York, New York, 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 personal information.   More than ever...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Corporations, government organizations and millions of consumers are shifting massive quantities of data and their software applications to cloud computing facilities. Cloud computing uses the Internet to give every size organization access to large, dynamically scalable resources (data storage, software applications and computing power). “The Cloud” allows users,...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Over the past decade partnerships have emerged as a major form of doing business. Joint ventures between large companies or with start-up or other smaller companies are now 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 acquisition...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Knowing how to conduct efficient and effective internal investigations is key to protecting your clients or company. Companies and their counsel need to be diligent and proactive in identifying risks and remedying potential issues. At this program, an expert faculty will use an accounting fraud scenario with a graphic novel presentation to review the fundamentals of conductin...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Online

The Gathering Storm: How Should Plan Fiduciaries Address Health Care Provider Overbilling?

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
Over the past several years the federal government has taken an aggressive stand against alleged overbilling to government health programs (such as Medicare) by health care providers. Similar issues affect private health plans. Plan fiduciaries must investigate and take action to remediate overbilling because ERISA compels fiduciaries to act prudently and in accordance with plan provisions. Provid...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Improving Firm Profitability

, USA
Learn from the leading legal industry financial expert how to increase your firm's bottom dollar.

Most firms have grown their accounting staff since the economic downturn. Firms are more dependent on their CFOs to find ways to improve efficiencies. This webinar will explore ways that CFOs and other managing partners can make the firm more profitable by improving profits per equity partner. ...

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American Bar Association
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Enforceable Future Conflicts Waivers

, USA
Expand your practice by using future conflicts waivers. When properly done, they can help you minimize the risk of disqualification from taking on a new case which is adverse to a current client's.

In almost every U.S. jurisdiction, it is unethical for attorneys to take on a matter that is adverse to a current client without their consent. To that end, several firms attempt to minimize the...

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American Bar Association
Jun 10, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

International Arbitration 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend If your company or client has a dispute arising out of a contract with a foreign party, international arbitration represents the best method of resolving that dispute in a neutral forum and enforcing any subsequent award.  However, the resolution of international business disputes through arbitration raises issues that are simply not present in the litigation context.&nb...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 11, 2015

CLE - Online

Overpayments, Underpayments, Fiduciary Duty and IRS Qualification

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
Pension benefit plan overpayments and underpayment are increasingly the subject of litigation. This is especially true due to the fiduciary responsibility that may arise from such administrative errors. This teleconference will review the increasing incidents of pension plan overpayments and underpayments and the competing responses under ERISA and IRS guidance. What are the responsibilities of pl...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend At this perennial favorite, our experienced faculty will walk you through all of the steps associated with acquiring and selling a privately held company, whether it is a large independent corporation, a division or subsidiary of a large public company, or a smaller venture capital-backed or family-owned entrepreneurial enterprise. You will learn about the special issues tha...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Environmental Regulation 2015: Hot Topics, Regulatory Developments, and Practical Guidance for Corporate Compliance

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The 2015 program will review recent activities in environmental regulation affecting compliance obligations for a range of businesses and organizations.  Taking a comprehensive look at how new developments in environmental regulations and recent case law will affect deal negotiations, daily operations and corporate compliance efforts, our expert faculty will lead practic...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Relentless advancement in online media continues to test copyright law’s limits.  This program will focus on copyright in the digital data era, ensuring that attendees will gain a firm understanding of copyright basics and the rising issues challenging copyright enforcement.  The Supreme Court’s 2014 Aereo decision illustrated this tension between emergi...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Eligibility, Prior Art and Obviousness 2015: Current Trends in Sections 101, 102 and 103

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend The Supreme Court has, in recent years, taken a renewed and profound interest in the U.S. patent system. This means, for many of us, 35 USC 101 has become a topic of conversation between ourselves and our clients. The conundrum is not just what the guidelines or decisions are today, but where will we be in the years and decades ahead during the enforcement period of patents ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Prosecution 2015: A Boot Camp for Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

New York, New York, USA
Please click here to access the NEW YORK CITY Homework.Why You Should Attend This program is directed to patent prosecuting and litigating attorneys and patent agents with or without a Patent Office registration number and with no or little patent experience. It will focus on teaching the basics of claim drafting, patent application preparation and prosecution, and will provide a review of recent...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 16, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend In today’s online media and e-commerce environment, lawyers are increasingly called upon to provide advice about trademark-related issues.  Familiarity with basic trademark law is quickly becoming a vital part of any lawyer’s equipment, whether one is a neophyte or a twenty-year veteran to the practice.  Knowing the trademark law basics can help you fend...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 16, 2015

CLE

Equitable Remedies After Rochow: Has Anything Really Changed?

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
What has the evolving case law on equitable remedies revealed about what may be available and how easy or difficult it may be to prove? The panel will discuss: surcharge, equitable estoppel, reformation, equitable accounting, and disgorgement of profits as well as possible defenses to each remedy.

Topics will include:
ˇ What is the burden of proof to obtain equitable relief?
ˇ What i...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 17, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Mid-Year Update Including Employee Handbooks and Verifying Readiness for July 1

, USA
Join Hatmaker Law Group for this one-hour webinar on the latest developments this year in labor and employment law including updating your employee handbook and preparing for new legislation going into effect on July 1, 2015. Hatmaker Law Group conducts a monthly webinar series on various employment and labor law topics to provide up-to-date information to California employers, business owners, ma...

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Hatmaker Law Group
Jun 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend If you are a lawyer practicing in New York State who handles client funds, you must maintain an IOLA or other escrow account  and must be aware of the ethical rules regarding such accounts.  This panel will identify how ethical violations – even unwitting ones – can arise and will explain how violations are handled by the Attorney Disciplinary/Griev...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

California Guardianship Law 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Learn the basics of guardianship law and procedure so that you can competently represent a child or adult petitioner in establishing a guardianship of the person.  This program will teach you how to represent parties in both uncontested and contested guardianship proceedings.   What You Will Learn Guardianship of the Person Law and Procedure Alternati...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Employee Benefits in Mergers and Acquisitions National Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Managing Employee Benefits and Compensation Through M&A Transactions
(Public Company Focus)

PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS:
T. David Cowart, Dentons US LLP, Dallas, TX
Charmaine L. Slack, Jones Day, New York, NY

FACULTY:
Pamela Baker, Dentons US LLP, Chicago, IL (Invited)
Henry C. Eickelberg, General Dynamics Corporation, Falls Church, VA
John Koski, Dentons US LLP, Chicago, ...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend  This program, designed for employment law practitioners and human resources professionals at all levels, brings together prominent practitioners from the management and plaintiffs’ bars, in-house counsel and members of the judiciary, to analyze and provide practical guidance on the latest developments in the employment discrimination arena.  In addition to pr...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Audit Committees and Financial Reporting 2015: Recent Developments and Current Issues

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND As we continue to see many new regulations from the SEC, PCAOB and financial institution regulators, we also continue to see numerous challenges emerge for the audit committee.  If you are a director or member of an audit committee, or if you advise audit committees, this program will help you understand what is required of the audit committee, and those who advise the...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

M&A Due Diligence for ERISA Attorneys: A Case Study

Chicago, Illinois, USA
A practical hands-on one-day seminar on how to conduct due diligence on employee benefits and executive compensation in mergers and acquisitions transactions involving both U.S. and international operations.

The seminar will focus on a case study, including an offering memo for the business and a virtual due diligence room. Material in the due diligence room reflects various current notices...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Succeed As A Summer Associate 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend A summer associate position is really a twelve-week interview. Simply avoiding career-limiting behavior is not enough; you need to successfully navigate the dilemmas and challenges you’ll face during the summer. Our experts will help you figure out how to turn this opportunity into a permanent position at the firm. If you haven’t yet secured a summer position an...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Pretrial practice in federal civil litigation has undergone tremendous change. 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 nature of pretrial practice in litigation mean for you...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Broker-Dealer Regulation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Major changes in broker-dealer industry and regulatory framework continue as a result of the financial services crisis, the resulting regulatory reform and other trends and developments.  At the same time, FINRA’s rewrite of its Rulebook as part of its Rulebook Consolidation process is almost complete, and broker-dealers became subject to FINRA’s new supervis...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 25, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Knowing how to conduct efficient and effective internal investigations is key to protecting your clients or company. Companies and their counsel need to be diligent and proactive in identifying risks and remedying potential issues. At this program, an expert faculty will use an accounting fraud scenario with a graphic novel presentation to review the fundamentals of conductin...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 25, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Relentless advancement in online media continues to test copyright law’s limits.  This program will focus on copyright in the digital data era, ensuring that attendees will gain a firm understanding of copyright basics and the rising issues challenging copyright enforcement.  The Supreme Court’s 2014 Aereo decision illustrated this tension between emergi...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 26, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend In today’s online media and e-commerce environment, lawyers are increasingly called upon to provide advice about trademark-related issues.  Familiarity with basic trademark law is quickly becoming a vital part of any lawyer’s equipment, whether one is a neophyte or a twenty-year veteran to the practice.  Knowing the trademark law basics can help you fend...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 26, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts 2015: Understanding Risk

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Approximately 20 percent of Americans experience some type of mental illness in a given year,  and the  prevalence of mental disorders among individuals involved in the criminal justice system, and some areas of the civil legal system is even higher.  This timely program will focus on the intersection of individuals living with mental illness and their involve...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

International Employment Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Employment law is now a global issue.  Multinational employers no longer look at their labor and employment matters from a purely local perspective.  As they protect their global brands, they coordinate approaches across borders.  In doing so, multinational employers must grapple with often conflicting standards for hiring, retaining, disciplining, and terminat...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Expert Witness 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend For many attorneys, searching for, retaining, and using expert witnesses can be a daunting experience. Don't miss out on the critical benefits conferred by the effective use of expert witnesses in complex litigation.  Our faculty of experienced litigators and expert witnesses will demystify the challenges of selecting, preparing, and using experts. You will come away wit...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

M&A Litigation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendMark Your Calendar. More Information to Come!

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Patent Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Understanding Patent Law 2015 will guide you through foundational patent law concepts and practice points then progress toward current legal issues relevant to new and seasoned lawyers in the arena.  Over a single day, this practical program will cover the basics, such as defining what is patentable and how to prosecute and protect patents, then move onto a diverse range...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Sixteenth Annual Private Equity Forum

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Since the financial crisis a few years ago, private equity firms have been dealing with its aftermath, including increased regulatory and legislative scrutiny of their activities and the activities of their funds as well as difficult environments in which to raise new funds and to get deals done.  Many firms were required to register as investment advisers with the SEC ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Writing for Litigators 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Good writing skills are one of a handful of skills necessary for success in the practice of law.  What actually is good legal writing?  This program will teach you the secrets of successful legal writing, whether you are writing for judges, partners, or clients.  What You Will Learn • Getting started: planning your document and getting it done •&...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The Successful Solo/Small Firm Practice 2015: The Tools You Need to Succeed in Today's Economy

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Are you thinking about “hanging out a shingle,” either on your own or with a colleague?  Many attorneys consider this career option, but how do you actually make it work? Setting up the office and getting business are top concerns. Solos also face a host of critical business and practice management decisions that will determine whethe...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Class Action Litigation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Class action lawsuits remain an integral part of high stakes litigation and the courts, including the Supreme Court, have taken notice.  This year’s program will give you the tools and strategies you need to effectively handle these complex cases.  Our outstanding faculty of plaintiffs’ and defense counsel and academics will bring you up-to-date on impor...

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Practising Law Institute





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