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May 5, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

10th Annual Patent Law Institute

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

Practising Law Institute
May 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

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

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendYou 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 t...

Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Litigation 2016

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

Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2016

Seminar

eCTD Submissions of IND and NDA/BLA to the US FDA

San Diego, California, USA
Soon FDA will stop accepting paper submissions of all kinds of applications. Despite there being extensive information available from FDA and other regulatory bodies regarding eCTD submission, creating one and submitting it through the electronic submission gateway (ESG) of the FDA, is a daunting task even for those proficient in computer systems and coding languages. The off-the-shelf software an...

ComplianceOnline
May 16, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Seventeenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

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

Practising Law Institute
May 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

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

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

Practising Law Institute
May 19, 2016

Seminar

Sales and Use Tax - Compliance and Best Practices

San Francisco, California, USA
Sales and Use Tax Compliance is among the most challenging areas for Accounts Payable professionals to master. Currently, 45 states and the District of Columbia levy a sales and use tax. Five states do not, but individual counties within those states may. In addition, Congress is currently considering legislation that would create a National Internet Sales Tax. This 2-day seminar will cover compl...

ComplianceOnline
May 19, 2016

Seminar

Credit Risks and Risk Mitigation Techniques

San Francisco, California, USA
Review the categories of credit risk incurred when selling to customers inside the U.S. and the additional risks involved when selling overseas and then learn how various tools are designed to manage these risks. The first day's session compares commercial and standby letters of credit, standard and silent letter of credit confirmations, bank and corporate guarantees, forfaiting, factoring, credi...

ComplianceOnline
May 19, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendAt 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 ...

Practising Law Institute
May 26, 2016

Conference

Roadmap of California Medical Leaves - Ultimate Guide to PDL, FMLA, FEHA, SDI, CFRA, PFL, ADA

San Francisco, California, USA
This comprehensive interactive training workshop will help clarify California specific leaves, how they interact with the Federal medical leaves and how to apply leaves accurately and consistently. The first day will focus specifically on the latter while a full ˝ day will be focused on how to handle performance management issues when managing employees on Intermittent or Ongoing Medical Leaves. ...

ComplianceOnline
May 26, 2016

Seminar

Individual Tax Minimization Strategies for 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
High income taxpayers now face a myriad of tax increases ranging from higher marginal tax rates, an expanded tax base, and the phase-out of many tax benefits, including a reduction in itemized deductions, a phase-out of personal and dependency exemptions, and a phase-out of tax incentives for post-secondary education expenses and other incentives related to dependent children. High income taxpayer...

ComplianceOnline
Jun 2, 2016

Seminar

Managing an Effective AML Compliance Program

Los Angeles, California, USA
Are the financial transactions within your organization subject to money laundering risk? Do you have a robust internal controls program that focuses on mitigating the greatest AML/Fraud risks? Are your employees aware of the red flags within all financial transaction business processes and know what to do if they find unusual or suspicious activity? Are your company and management are up to date ...

ComplianceOnline
Jun 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Public Interest Boot Camp (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendPublic 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 summer internships with public interest law organizations, government agencies, and other legal nonprofits...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 3, 2016

Conference

4th Annual IBA World Life Sciences Conference

San Francisco, California, USA
This year’s event will feature more than 10 hot topics in the dynamic roundtable session as well as concurrent sessions covering the latest developments from across the different sectors of the Life Science Industry. The conference program will allow participants a great opportunity to network and discuss in an interactive way the business and legal trends with in-house speakers from leading corp...

International Bar Association
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 AttendPartnerships 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 acqu...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2016: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThis 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 informa...

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 AttendThe 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 t...

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 advisor...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendPretrial 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 natu...

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

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

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 HOMEWORKWhy You Should AttendThis 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 litiga...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2016: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

San Francisco, California, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTENDWhether you’re a transactional attorney or a litigator, when financial and accounting records emerge in the legal matter you’re handling, it helps to know some accounting basics.  The numbers always tell a story – one that may support your legal position.  Being able to recognize the relevant accounting principles at work and how they influence the ...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendVolunteer lawyers are needed to help the many low income clients facing a wide assortment of consumer law matters who are unrepresented.  Attend this program to learn the basics of consumer law so that you can competently represent a client in need and learn new advocacy skills.What You Will Learn Overview of State and Federal Restraints on Debt Collection Introduct...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 3, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

California Trial Advocacy 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Scholarships are available to attend PLI programs.  For information, please visit www.pli.edu/ScholarshipApplicationWhy You Should AttendIf you think you will ever try a case, or if you want to do better the next time you are in trial, then this is the program you have been waiting for.  In this full-day program, some of the most experienced trial lawyers in California will talk about th...

Practising Law Institute






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