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Aug 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

FTCA and Other Civil Rights Claims - Immigration Enforcement & Damages Actions (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendIncreased immigration enforcement is likely to include enforcement practices that give rise to damages actions.  Claims under the Federal Tort Claims Act, Bivens, and Section 1983 are important tools to combat abusive enforcement practices and ensuring that federal and local law enforcement abide by their constitutional obligations. This program will give a general overvi...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendWhile the ethical obligations of pro bono legal practice are no different than a commercial law practice, there are practical considerations regarding eligibility of clients, challenging clients, conflicts (similar in theory, different in practice settings), expectations on both sides, case management responsibility, and different delivery models, such as limited scope represe...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2017: The California Difference

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThis full-day event addresses key issues confronted by employees, employment law advisers, litigators and human resources management and professionals, with particular emphasis on California State law considerations. This program combines a comprehensive review of case law and regulatory developments, an in-depth analysis of emerging issues, and practical guidance about protec...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 13, 2017

Annual Meeting

AIPF 2017 Annual Meeting

San Francisco, California, USA
Recent developments in the U.S., the U.K., and other countries have overturned long established approaches on a range of issues, including potentially the approach to countries seeking international harmonization on IP laws and procedures. Whether the current period represents merely a pause or the beginning of a retreat in that approach is unclear. Either way, IP Law and Patent Attorney firms rem...

Association of Intellectual Property Firms
Sep 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Bankruptcy Basics for Low-Income Clients 2017 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendAlthough the economy is improving and foreclosures in many parts of the country are in decline due to rising home values, financially marginalized people still file bankruptcy in disproportionate numbers.  Many debtors are unrepresented and bankruptcy clinics are still in great demand.  There is a critical need for pro bono attorneys to assist low-income clients at a...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of International Taxation 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendIn a global business environment, transactions with customers and suppliers often transcend national borders and investment and activities are frequently cross-border as well.   A working knowledge of the U.S. international tax rules is, therefore, of paramount importance to a wide variety of tax and corporate professionals. This year’s program will be led by i...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings 2017 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThe need for pro bono assistance with administrative hearings has never been higher.  Clients who have been denied or are at risk of losing vital benefits, housing subsidies, or are facing school discipline have a right to an administrative hearing, but are often unrepresented in what can be a confusing and adversarial process.  Significant changes to key public bene...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 29, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tell The Winning Story

Hollywood, California, USA
Register Now - Participant Number Limited Their story on stage. Jesse Wilson and Mel Orchard will teach you to powerfully communicate your client's story through the 4 steps of the monologue. this is an intensive 3-day workshop and is only for litigators and attorneys who want to take their courtroom communication skills to the next level. ~ MCLE approved 21 credits in any state with ca recipr...

Tell The Winning Story
Oct 4, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

California Special Education Law 2017 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThis has been a particularly important year in Special Education Law as the Supreme Court issued two decisions analyzing the rights of student with disabilities under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and other disability rights statutes. This has a widespread impact on California’s education system as currently over 700,000 students with disabilities recei...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

GDPR - Privacy Shield Boot Camp 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Complying with laws governing privacy and cross-border data flows has never been more complicated.  U.S. companies can no longer effectively compete in today’s interconnected marketplace without the free flow of data across country borders.  That is why implementing appropriate programs to comply with new data protection laws emerging around the world has...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 19, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA 2017: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will enhance your understanding of business strategies, accounting fundamentals and vocabulary used by management, investors, auditors and bankers.  Practical advice and application of information to actual situations and financial reports will provide participants with opportunities to immediately implement growth and broaden capabilities. The faculty for th...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 23, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Intellectual Property Law Institute 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend PLI’s Intellectual Property Law Institute is a “must-attend” program for IP lawyers. This program provides a complete analysis of key events in all areas of IP, providing updates on cases, legislation and government agency developments that all IP lawyers need to know. Listen to a panel of in-house IP counsel from prominent companies discuss best practices a...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendLearn the ins and outs of post-grant trial proceedings.Join our expert faculty, including PTAB and District Court Judges, for an in-depth analysis of the USPTO’s post-grant patent trial (“AIA Trial”) proceedings.  AIA Trial proceedings continue to be pursued in record number, and the PTAB is now the busiest patent court in the United States. Moreover, th...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 30, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Online Platforms 2017: Hot Topics in Liability & Social Responsibility

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThe Internet and networked technologies have spawned many new business models that arise from empowering consumers and satisfying their desires, providing products or services that bring individuals and businesses together in new marketplaces, shaking up old industries and networks, and creating new business opportunities and challenges. New technologies and online platforms a...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendHaving an effective compliance and ethics program is essential to companies of all types.    Such programs are a necessary tool to manage the substantial risks posed by employee and third party misconduct.  Compliance and ethics programs also help mitigate the harm from violations when they occur.  Companies that achieve success in this realm minimize ...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Trade Secrets 2017: What Every Lawyer Should Know

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendNew technologies and cross-border transactions place valuable secrets at increased risk. Legislatures throughout the world are recognizing that fact and responding with new laws. If you work at or counsel a technology company or any other company that creates or works with trade secrets – which means any company – this course will teach you what you need to know to...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

19th Annual Commercial Real Estate Institute

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendImproving the skill of identifying, appreciating and weighing your client’s leverage in negotiating the commercial real estate fundamentals (rents, vacancy rates and development activity) will be the focus of the 2017 Commercial Real Estate Institute. Practitioners with this understanding will find it easier to achieve and maintain a viable real estate practice where the...

Practising Law Institute
Dec 4, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Venture Capital 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend This program provides an in-depth analysis of current market conditions and the changing legal environment, and is geared toward the experienced venture capital practitioner. Our expert faculty of lawyers, venture capitalists and business executives will analyze the legal and business issues relevant to navigating today’s evolving venture capital world.The program will ...

Practising Law Institute
Dec 5, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Developments in Pharmaceutical and Biotech Patent Law 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Dec 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2017

Los Angeles, California, USA
This three-day program will focus on the tax issues presented by the entire spectrum of modern major corporate transactions, from relatively simple single-buyer acquisitions of a division or subsidiary to multi-party joint ventures, cross-border mergers, and complex acquisitions of public companies with domestic and foreign operations, including spin-offs and other dispositions of unwanted operati...

Practising Law Institute
Dec 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendCompanies continue turning to licensing because it offers valuable economic and strategic opportunities.  Licensing can be used to gain access to intellectual property at a lower cost than developing or purchasing intellectual property assets, and as a way of generating new sources of revenue out of existing intellectual property assets.  Virtually every business tod...

Practising Law Institute
Dec 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

PLI's California MCLE Marathon 2017: Current Developments in Legal Ethics-Competence Issues-Elimination of Bias

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendCalifornia’s MCLE compliance deadline of February 1, 2018 is fast approaching for Group 2 (attorneys with last names beginning with H-M). Attend this program and satisfy all of California’s MCLE special requirements at this fast-paced and up-to-the-minute event! A faculty of outstanding California lawyers and other professionals, who are recognized leaders in their...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 26, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Data Privacy, Cybersecurity Breach and TCPA Class Action Litigation Strategies and Defenses 2018

San Francisco, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Mar 5, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

TechLaw Institute 2018: The Digital Evolution

San Francisco, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Mar 7, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

California Eviction Defense: Protecting Low-Income Tenants 2018

San Francisco, California, USA
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