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Apr 27, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

20th Annual Consumer Financial Services Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend 2015 will mark the 20th year of this marquee PLI program.  The 2015 Institute will focus on the most current regulatory, enforcement and litigation updates touching on a wide range of consumer financial services, including mortgages, auto finance, credit, debit and prepaid cards, deposit accounts, emerging payment systems, including mobile pay-services and e-wallets, as ...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 27, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015

San Francisco, California, 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
Apr 27, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Bankruptcy & Reorganizations 2015: Current Developments

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Staying abreast of the current developments in restructuring, bankruptcy and reorganizations is essential, and this advanced conference assembles a remarkable faculty of bankruptcy judges and leading practitioners who will provide you with a thorough review and analysis of hot topics and recent decisions in diverse industries. They will cover the Supreme Court’s decisio...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

Chicago, Illinois, 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
Apr 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Venture Capital 2015: Nuts and Bolts

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend A thorough understanding of current market practice, deal terms and conditions, transaction documents and applicable securities, regulatory and ethical issues is critical in the venture capital business. This program, designed for those seeking a secure foundation in the venture capital field, will teach you the essentials of venture capital. From examining the anatomy of a v...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

IP Monetization 2015: 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 that can have a significant financial impact are maturing, adding significant value-creating options for IP owners and investors.  Examples of such options include (i) carve-outs of IP assets ...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

3rd Annual Not-for-Profit Institute: New York Nonprofit Law in the Age of the Revitalization Act

New York, New York, USA
This full-day program will provide a comprehensive overview of developments in nonprofit law, with a focus on "Nonprofit Law in the Age of the Nonprofit Revitalization Act" which went into effect on July 1, 2014. Topics to be discussed (with reference to the impact of the recent statutory changes) include related party transactions and conflicts of interest, board governance and committee structur...

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New York City Bar
Apr 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The German Energy Transition: Debating Implications for New York State

New York, New York, USA
On April 29th, please join the Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law at NYU School of Law, Transatlantic Climate Bridge, and the Ecologic Institute for a discussion about the German Energiewende (Energy Transition). This event will provide an opportunity to speak with experts with first-hand insight into the Energiewende and lessons it may hold for policymakers in New York State...

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NYU Law: Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law
Apr 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2015

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 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Employment Law 2015

Chicago, Illinois, 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 everythin...

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Practising Law Institute
May 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Higher Education Law 2015: Current Issues & Recent Developments

New York, New York, USA
Scholarships are available to attend this program. Please click this link for information. Why You Should Attend At PLI’s Higher Education Law 2015: Current Issues & Recent Developments, an expert faculty, comprised of attorneys working both in private practice and in universities, will provide updates  and best practices in three important  areas of higher...

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Practising Law Institute
May 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

New York, New York, 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
May 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 2015

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

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Practising Law Institute
May 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2015

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 enforcement actions and disclosures demonstrate that no industry is immune from FCPA scrutiny, and FCPA sweep investigations across industry sector...

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Practising Law Institute
May 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Making Sense of Mobilehomes – Homeowner and Tenants’ Rights (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Approximately 6% of all occupied housing in the United States consists of manufactured homes (generally referred to as mobilehomes).  This almost uniquely American version of housing has been and continues to be a more affordable option for many people, but it is an option fraught with dangers that most homeowners do not understand or consider before making that choice.&...

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Practising Law Institute
May 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Staying Out of Trouble: Ethical Necessities 2015

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 6, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Leveraged Financing 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend At this conference, the country’s leading experts in leveraged finance will examine key concepts and strategies in serving leveraged companies, including portfolio companies of private equity firms. You will learn about the leveraged finance marketplace today, including new deal activity, continuing refinancing needs, evolving trends in leveraged finance, funding sourc...

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Practising Law Institute
May 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA Summer 2015: 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
May 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Antitrust Institute 2015: Developments & Hot Topics

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend With an emphasis on new developments while providing a refresher of key principles, the Institute will examine current merger issues, price fixing, the legality of joint ventures and other competitor collaborations, "vertical" restraints on customers and suppliers, including resale price maintenance, standards for complying with price discrimination laws, and the latest info...

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Practising Law Institute
May 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

New York, New York, 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
May 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

4th Annual White Collar Crime Institute

New York, New York, USA
White collar criminal investigations and prosecutions continue to dominate the headlines. In an evolving and dynamic enforcement landscape, the demands on and consequences for both institutions and individuals have escalated on a seemingly upward spiral. The scope and nature of white collar matters have become even more complex as large, cross-border, multi-jurisdiction investigations proliferate....

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New York City Bar Association
May 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Illinois MCLE Marathon 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend PLI’s Illinois MCLE Marathon 2015 is designed to help attorneys practicing in Illinois meet their MCLE requirements, as they learn best practices and new and emerging legal issues. What You Will Learn At this engaging and instructive program, expert faculty will discuss and analyze current and emerging issues and new developments in: Professionalism and Legal Eth...

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Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2015

New York, New York, 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
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Please click here to access the CHICAGO 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 devel...

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Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2015 (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 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

New York, New York, 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
May 13, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

ERISA Litigation National Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Approaching ERISA from a litigation perspective, this program emphasizes the practical, not the theoretical. This National Institute is designed for litigators who handle ERISA cases and want to enhance their substantive ERISA knowledge, and benefits practitioners who wish to further their knowledge of the substantive law and most recent case law. For ERISA specialists who draft plan language and ...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
May 14, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2015 (Third Annual)

Hong Kong, HKG
Why You Should Attend   Our Third Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2015 will feature a faculty composed of the leading legal and business practitioners active in the Asian, U.S. and U.K. corporate and securities law fields, as well as key government regulators, prominent investment bank professionals and distinguished general counsel who will provide timel...

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Practising Law Institute
May 14, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

TechLaw Institute 2015: The Digital Evolution

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Virtually every global business has turned to technology to improve efficiency and deliver new, Internet and cloud based services or information. The fastest growing companies are the technology innovators.  Courts expect lawyers to have a fundamental understanding of technology issues in litigation and clients demand sophisticated counsel who provide insight and value t...

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Practising Law Institute
May 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Long-Term Disability Benefits Advanced Seminar

Chicago, Illinois, USA
The majority of cases litigated under ERISA involve claims for long-term disability benefits. Taught by some of the country’s most experienced disability practitioners, this advanced seminar will delve into the practical details for prosecuting and defending these claims. This one-half day program will address the how to’s of long-term disability benefits: administrative claims and appeals, litiga...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
May 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

New Jersey Basic CLE Marathon 2015

New York, New York, USA
This program contains 4 NJ Newly Admitted categories for 7.5 hours. They are 3 credits of New Jersey Civil or Criminal Trial Preparation (NA3), 1.5 credits of New Jersey Basic Estate Planning (NA2), 1.5 credits of New Jersey Family Law Practice (NA4), and 1.5 credits of New Jersey Law Office Management (NA9). This program, in conjunction with PLI's New Jersey Basic CLE Marathon 2014, fulfills the...

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Practising Law Institute
May 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Sixteenth 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 personal information.   More than ever...

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Practising Law Institute
May 19, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The Volcker Rule 2015: What it Means for Financial Institutions and Markets

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Two years have passed since the Volcker Rule’s final regulations were published.  And with the July 21, 2015 extended deadline looming, domestic and international banks, as well as related market participants, continue to work their way through the rule’s complex requirements, evaluating their business lines and determining how to build and apply an effective...

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Practising Law Institute
May 19, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015

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 tha...

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Practising Law Institute
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fashion and Retail Law 2015: Trends and Developments

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Fashion brands and retailers operate in an increasingly competitive and technological marketplace. The dynamic forces shaping the retail industry provide consumers with a greater variety of products, more information, and expanded retail platforms. Yet, these forces also pose significant and evolving legal risks for brands and retailers. This program will explore the key leg...

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Practising Law Institute
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Financial Services IT 2015: Avoidance of Risk

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Financial Services Industry is one of the most heavily regulated industries and the regulations are constantly changing.  The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act changed the landscape and companies must maintain their vigilance to comply with its requirements, even four years after it was enacted.  The last six months has yielded further re...

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Practising Law Institute
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Silicon Valley Corporate Law Update 2015: Start-Ups, Financings, IPOs, M&A

Palo Alto, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Silicon Valley remains one of the most active deal markets and the center of the venture capital industry in the world today.  The broad array of fast-growing companies –  from start-ups to major public companies, and the constantly evolving industry sectors – has long attracted top legal, investor and investment banking talent, and produced a wide varie...

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Practising Law Institute
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Learn How to Detect the Signs and Symptoms of Drug and Alcohol Use in the Workplace

, USA
Hatmaker Law Group will present this one-hour webinar hosted by Susan K. Hatmaker, Esq. with guest speaker Eric Andersen, CSM SH&E Professional with L.L. Andersen Consulting. Hatmaker Law Group conducts a monthly webinar series on various employment and labor law topics to provide up-to-date information to California employers, owners, managers, accountants, attorneys, and human resource professio...

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Hatmaker Law Group
May 26, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2015: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Attorneys are often presented with accounting information when working on cases or legal transactions.  While they are not expected to have an accountant’s expertise, understanding the story behind the numbers can only help paint the full picture of a legal matter.  A good grasp of core accounting concepts can put otherwise raw data into an informative legal...

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Practising Law Institute
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 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 agreemen...

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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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