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May 31, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2016

Chicago, Illinois, 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 that...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 1, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 2016

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 Compliance and ethics programs are critically important to the success ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Prison Litigation 2016: Practical Strategies

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This new prison litigation course is a companion to PLI’s Fall Prison Law program and will provide more in-depth analysis of practical strategies for lawyers litigating prison practices and treatment of incarcerated persons.  The program will examine prison litigation from filing a complaint and contentious discovery to trial practice and class action issues. ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Refine Your Legal Writing and Email Drafting Skills 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Whether you are a summer associate at a law firm or an intern in a legal department, your summer commitment is essentially a three-month interview.  You will be assessed on many factors - one of the most important of which is your writing.  The memos and briefs you write will be closely evaluated, but so will your internal communications, especially email.  ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Public Interest Boot Camp

San Francisco, California, USA
This program has reached our seating capacity. Please register for the Live Webcast of this program. Why You Should Attend Public interest law students working with low and moderate income communities often lack the experience to address the issues that many clients face when seeking legal services.  The Public Interest Boot Camp is a free program designed to prepare law students holding sum...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 3, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advising Nonprofit Organizations 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Managing a nonprofit has become increasingly complex, as nonprofits are under heightened scrutiny to account for their management and fiduciary practices. This program is designed to explore fundamental concepts and new developments in the federal and state laws affecting nonprofits, as well as new challenges and practical solutions for overcoming those challenges. What You W...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 3, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Health Care IT 2016: New Technology, New Legal Issues

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD 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 faced by health that are met by these innovations.    This requires institutions, IT companies and the lawyers who advise them and investors to reevaluate and revise existing ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Seventeenth 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 perso...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

4th Annual Not-for-Profit Institute Trends in New York Nonprofit Law

New York, New York, USA
As the nonprofit sector becomes an increasingly significant segment of the economy, creative forces seek to stretch the traditional notions of what it means to be a tax-exempt nonprofit organization. This year's Not-for-Profit Institute will focus on the trend to blur the line between for-profit and not-for-profit entities. For example, in 2012, New York became the seventh state to authorize benef...

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New York City Bar
Jun 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2016

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 review the fundaments of conducting an internal investigation, as well as touch on the many more nuanced a...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

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

San Francisco, California, 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
Jun 7, 2016

CLE - Live Webcast

Health Care Litigation Under ERISA and the ACA

Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Panelists will discuss ACA discrimination, retaliation and whistleblower claims under the ACA § 1558 and ERISA § 510; benefit claims based upon ACA benefit mandates; and claims arising from a plan's inadvertent loss of grandfathered status. Panelists will also discuss in-network and out-of-network providers who litigate pay and reimbursement disputes against insurance companies using ERISA.

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 8, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

The Successful Solo/Small Firm Practice 2016: 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 whether the new practice thrive...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 8, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Commercial Mediation Training (3 Days Mandatory)

New York, New York, USA
If you've been trained in mediation and want to specialize in commercial cases, don't miss this invaluable course. Using a combination of lecture, interactive exercises and role-plays, you will learn the skills needed to mediate in the New York Supreme Court Commercial Division or on your own. Topics will include: pre-mediation processes; specialized techniques for dealing with distributive/money ...

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New York City Bar
Jun 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Cyber Law Seminar - webinar available

New York, New York, USA
Join SIFMA on June 9th for a Cyber Law Seminar. During this full-day program attorneys and compliance professionals will gain insights and regulatory perspectives on cybersecurity law as well as strategies for how to take an active and valuable role in their firm's cyber defense plan.

Additionally, the program will cover current cybersecurity threats, the framework and guidance to best defe...

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SIFMA
Jun 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Updated every year to provide the most cutting-edge information related to the practice of advertising law, this advanced program is led by an all-star faculty of experts who will address the many challenges companies face each day as they develop advertising campaigns. As companies strive to increase market share in a dynamic landscape increasingly dominated by social netwo...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

International Employment Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND  Employment law is no longer a local issue.  Multinational employers must grapple with often conflicting standards for hiring, retaining, disciplining, and terminating employees.  The issues are all the more challenging today, as employment laws from the U.S. and overseas, impose standards of conduct across borders.   Global employers increasingly wa...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2016: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

San Francisco, California, 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
Jun 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

International Arbitration 2016

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.&n...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Environmental Regulation 2016: Hot Topics, Regulatory Developments, and Practical Guidance for Corporate Compliance

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program will review recent activities in environmental regulation affecting compliance obligations for a range of businesses and organizations.  Among other topics, our program will cover the impact of recent court decisions, new regulations and initiatives affecting regulated entities, and practical suggestions for management and compliance.  This program will...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 13, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2016

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 that...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 13, 2016

CLE

Managing the Renewable Grid: A Transatlantic Dialogue

New York, New York, USA
On June 13, 2016, the Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law at NYU School of Law, will hold a discussion on, "Managing the Renewable Grid: A Transatlantic Dialogue."

In 2015, renewable energy resources supplied approximately 33% of Germany’s electricity demand. Yet, despite the influx of intermittent resources, grid reliability appears uncompromised. What regulatory and t...

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Guarini Center
Jun 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Copyright & Trademark Discount: Attend Both Programs and Save $595 Fee for Both Programs: $1,795 Register online at www.pli.edu or call PLI’s Customer Service Department at (800) 260-4754 Why You Should Attend The proliferation of online consumer transactions continues to open new possibilities to perpetrate and witness trademark infringement.  Whether on an online auction service ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Eligibility, Prior Art and Obviousness 2016: 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 the formerly sleepy backwater of 35 USC 101 has become a topic of excited conversation between ourselves and our clients. The conundrum is not just what the PTO guidelines or CAFC decisions are today, but where will we be in the years and decades ahead - during ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 14, 2016

CLE - Live Webcast

Workplace Investigations 101

San Francisco, California, USA
In any business, employers may be required to investigate one or more employees at some point for allegations of misconduct such as discrimination or sexual harassment. A properly conducted workplace investigation is not only legally required but can also go a long way in protecting companies and mitigating risks for future problems.

In this upcoming webinar on June 14 from 12-1 PM PDT, Dia...

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Law Offices of Diana Maier
Jun 15, 2016

CLE - Live Webcast

Workplace Investigations from Start to Finish

, USA
The need for a workplace investigation can arise at any time and how you respond can have a serious impact on the eventual outcome. What constitutes an effective and appropriate investigation will vary based on the circumstances. Hatmaker Law Group will review the process for a prompt, thorough and efficient investigation.

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Hatmaker Law Group
Jun 15, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Copyright & Trademark Discount: Attend Both Programs and Save $595 Fee for Both Programs: $1,795 Register online at www.pli.edu or call PLI’s Customer Service Department at (800) 260-4754 Why You Should Attend Copyright Law continues to see its legal bounds challenged in novel, headline-grabbing ways.  The undeniably momentous impact that social media platforms and smart devices co...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2016

CLE

ACI's 9th China Forum on Anti-Corruption

Shanghai, China
ACI (American Conference Institute) is pleased to announce 9th China Forum on anti-corruption will take place June 15-16, 2016 in Shanghai. Every June, in-house counsel, ethics and compliance executives, forensic accountants, finance and internal audit executives, as well as senior attorneys and accountants from China and Overseas, attend ACI’s flagship Anti-Corruption Forum in Shanghai. It has be...

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American Conference Institute
Jun 15, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

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

New York, New York, USA
CLICK HERE FOR HOMEWORK Additional Reading/Viewing 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 also provide a review of recent de...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 16, 2016

CLE - Live Webcast

Secrets of Bulletproof Contract Drafting

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
This practical, half day course focuses on identifying and eliminating the common sources of ambiguity in legal documents that can lead to disputes and even litigation. ABA author and former law professor Lenné Espenschied will condense hazy theories of drafting into concise, clear, practical techniques that can be applied immediately to improve the clarity and overall quality of all your legal do...

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Seminar Partners
Jun 20, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2016

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, EEOC  and SEC officials and members of the judiciary, to analyze and provide practical guidance on the latest developments in the employment discrimination arena....

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 20, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA Summer 2016: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend The ability to identify and appropriately use financial and accounting information is relevant to a wide range of legal and regulatory matters for attorneys and other professionals. Transactional and litigation attorneys will benefit from this practical course designed specifically for non-accountants and taught by members of the nation’s top accounting, tax and advis...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Audit Committees and Financial Reporting 2016: 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 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiating Real Estate Deals 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend 2015 was a banner year for real estate deals, yielding some staggering numbers for dollar volume transaction.  Many records were set.  After years of record growth, could 2016 bring the start of a market shift?  If so, how will the industry react and how will the real estate bar prepare for the changes?  PLI’s Negotiating Real Estate Deals returns i...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

International Estate & Tax Planning 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend  As individuals and business taxpayers increasingly globalize their personal and commercial activity, they expose themselves to greater legal and tax obligations.  Legal advisors must consult their clients with a complete understanding of applicable tax regimes and multijurisdictional issues.  Whether their clients are United States persons with assets or benef...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2016

San Francisco, California, 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
Jun 23, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2016

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 review the fundaments of conducting an internal investigation, as well as touch on the many more nuanced a...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 23, 2016

CLE - Live Webcast

The U.S. Export Control Reforms

, USA
In this live webinar, you will learn about the latest U.S. export control and enforcement initiatives and how they benefit U.S. exporters. We will discuss the changing regulatory framework administered by the U.S. Government, best compliance practices, and new due diligence requirements.

During this webinar you will learn about:

International Traffic in Arms Regulations, (ITAR) Expo...

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Centre Law & Consulting
Jun 23, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Copyright & Trademark Discount: Attend Both Programs and Save $595 Fee for Both Programs: $1,795 Register online at www.pli.edu or call PLI’s Customer Service Department at (800) 260-4754 Why You Should Attend Copyright Law continues to see its legal bounds challenged in novel, headline-grabbing ways.  The undeniably momentous impact that social media platforms and smart devices co...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 24, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Copyright & Trademark Discount: Attend Both Programs and Save $595 Fee for Both Programs: $1,795 Register online at www.pli.edu or call PLI’s Customer Service Department at (800) 260-4754 Why You Should Attend The proliferation of online consumer transactions continues to open new possibilities to perpetrate and witness trademark infringement.  Whether on an online auction service ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 24, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts 2016: Coercion, Treatment & Procedural Justice

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

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 27, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Expert Witness 2016

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 wi...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 28, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Patent Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Understanding Patent Law 2016 will deliver a comprehensive, one-day review of patent law basics, current legal developments and nuanced practice points, offering takeaways for practitioners of all skill levels.   This program will start with the foundations.  The morning will be devoted to reviewing the nuts and bolts of patent law practice, including an overv...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 28, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts 2016

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.  At Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts, you will learn how  ethical violations – even unwitting ones – can arise in the administration of attorney trust...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Seventeenth 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 a...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 30, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Writing for Litigators 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Good writing skills are one of a handful of skills necessary to 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 • Writing to persuad...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

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

San Francisco, California, USA
CLICK HERE FOR 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 also provide a review of recent developments in the law. A liti...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Class Action Litigation 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Class action lawsuits remain an integral part of high stakes litigation. 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 important...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Doing Business in and with Emerging Markets 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Doing Business in and with Emerging Markets 2016 will provide a comprehensive overview of the most pressing legal issues involved in international deal making in and with emerging  markets. Attorneys and other professionals in the field will benefit from the insights offered by a stellar, international faculty, who will draw on decades of combined experience to share the...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 8, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Insider Trading Law 2016: Salman, Newman, and the Road Ahead

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Insider trading is a critical area of criminal and civil enforcement and will likely remain so for some time to come.  Following the Second Circuit’s ground-breaking decision on tippee liability in United States v. Newman, and the Ninth Circuit’s seminal decision on the same issue in United States v. Salman, the law’s contours are in flux.  Enter ...

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