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Jun 27, 2016

Seminar

Wage and Hour Law Under the FLSA

San Diego, California, USA
The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) applies to virtually all public and private employers, and is chock- full of rules about everything from the minimum wage to overtime pay. Along with these rules come exceptions and exemptions, and myriad expectations as to what wages must be paid and how. In short, the FLSA has and continues to be a source of great confusion to many employers. But ignoring it d...

ComplianceOnline
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
Aug 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Reentry in California Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendIn the past three decades, incarceration rates have exploded in the U.S., such that today we incarcerate over two million people, more than any other country in the world. The result is that many more people encounter the criminal justice system at some point in their lives. Indeed, an estimated 1 in 3 adults in California has an arrest or conviction record, and low-income peo...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 17, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Residential Mortgage Servicing Update: What You Need to Know as We Approach the End of HAMP (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThe rules of the road for residential mortgage servicing have changed significantly over the past several years, and they are about to shift again as we approach the expiration of the government’s Making Home Affordable loan modification programs.  Attend this training for an in-depth look at the program rules, laws and regulations that govern the relationship betwe...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2016: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

San Francisco, California, USA
CLICK HERE FOR HOMEWORKAll homework for your technology section must be completed and submitted upon registering onsite at the program. Why You Should AttendIn this advanced two-day program, you will have a unique opportunity to receive hands-on drafting experience with the guidance of experienced patent prosecutors. By working in small technologically-distinct groups, you will receive individuali...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2016 (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 15, 2016

Seminar

2nd Annual ComplianceOnline Medical Device Summit 2016

San Diego, California, USA
Innovate novel ideas for advancements in medical device technologies without compromising their safety and effectiveness. This summit brings together some of the renowned R & D experts and technology innovators to share information regarding opportunities, obstacles, best practices and challenges in the development of the new devices. Attendees will get insight into device innovation trends and up...

ComplianceOnline
Sep 15, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Bankruptcy Basics for Low-Income Clients 2016 (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 19, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of International Taxation 2016

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 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2016: The California Difference

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendPLI’s Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2016: The California Difference addresses the issues confronted by 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 emer...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings 2016 (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 public benefits, employment benefits, and/or housing subsidies, have a right to an administrative hearing, but are often unrepresented in what can be a confusing and adversarial process.  Significant changes to key benefits...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 27, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Subsidized Housing Basics 2016 (Free)

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

Practising Law Institute
Sep 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Licensing Today 2016: Making Money Without Getting Sued

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendIn the current economy, the heat is on to monetize patent portfolios. Thus, understanding patent transactions has never been more important. Experts in patent licensing will tell you how to get the most money from patent licensing, how to negotiate patent license agreements, and discuss “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” examples from actual patent license agreements...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

California Special Education Law 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendCurrently, approximately 700,000 students with disabilities receive special education services in California, comprising about 10 percent of the state’s public school enrollment. In addition, there are many other students who have disabilities that impact their access to education, even though they have not been made eligible under the Individuals with Disabilities Educa...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 19, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advertising Law Institute 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendNew media outlets and the growing importance of social networking continue to create new challenges for advertisers, who are fighting harder than ever to preserve and increase market share and to reach their consumers effectively. This program — updated to reflect current legal trends cutting across the advertising industry — is led by an expert faculty who will pr...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 24, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Intellectual Property Law Institute 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendPLI’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 an...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 27, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

California Trial Evidence 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Scholarships are available to attend PLI programs.  For information, please visit http://www.pli.edu/emktg/Scholarship_Application.pdfWhy You Should AttendMastering the complexities of California evidence often can be the difference between winning and losing at trial. Recent case law and statutory developments in the law of evidence render this mastery critical in modern litigation and trial...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

18th 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 2016 Commercial Real Estate Institute in this improving market. Practitioners with this understanding will find it easier to achieve and maintain a viable real ...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advocating for Veterans: The Basics on VA Benefits, Discharge Upgrades and Veteran Cultural Competency 2016 (Free)

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

Practising Law Institute
Nov 28, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2016

San Francisco, California, 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 AttendHaving an effective compliance and ethics program is essential to compan...

Practising Law Institute
Dec 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2016

Los Angeles, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Dec 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2016

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






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