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Feb 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Incubator Boot Camp: Tools for New Lawyers Looking to Go Solo 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendIncubators train and support new lawyers to set up practices that charge affordable rates to otherwise underserved clients.  This boot camp will benefit all lawyers that want to create sustainable practices serving clients of modest means.  You will learn how to set up your firm, practice ethically, and handle firm finances.What You Will LearnForming the practice ent...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Subsidized Housing 2.0 - Advanced Topics in Subsidized Housing

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThis substantive training provides more in-depth coverage of select topics in the federal housing programs.  The half-day training is designed for advocates with some housing experience, but practitioners at all experience levels should be able to benefit from this training.  The panelists are noted experts in housing law who will cover a broad-range of topics in fed...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 3, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Habeas Petitions for Detained Immigrants

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security detains more than 400,000 noncitizens in civil immigration detention every year. A congressional quota mandates that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) maintain 34,000 beds daily for immigrants in detention, many in privately run detention facilities. Tens of thousands more are subject to onerous conditions of release, including ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

TechLaw Institute 2017: The Digital Evolution

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendWe are in the midst of a digital evolution. Technology continues to evolve and disrupt at breakneck speed, outpacing existing laws and regulations. As a result, businesses face challenges on all fronts on a daily basis.  Employees working from home and on the road present new and unique challenges for employers. Data breaches are not a matter of if, but when, stealing pre...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

California Eviction Defense: Protecting Low-Income Tenants 2017 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attend:Across the state rent is skyrocketing. While tenants organize for rent control, evictions continue. Those who are evicted face not only the loss of their home, but also displacement from their community. Effectively defending an unlawful detainer is a profound way to impact a tenant’s life; housing instability has long-term harmful consequences. For newer attorneys with...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Child Care Legal Issues in California

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendChild care is critical to supporting families and children, and reducing poverty and inequality. What legal tools can we, as attorneys, bring to bear to help low-income families get their children good quality child care? In this session, we will train attorneys in legal strategies to increase access to child care. These include benefit law strategies to help low-income parent...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 23, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

California Public Benefits: The Basics for Nonprofit and Pro Bono Advocacy 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendLow-income clients need your help to protect their rights to potentially life-saving benefits. Many low-income clients have difficulty navigating the confusing and bureaucratic processes to establish and maintain eligibility for public benefits. Without legal assistance and advocacy, large numbers of clients go without the benefits to which they are entitled, which can often l...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advocacy for Low-Income Children with Disabilities in California 2017 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendAttend this program so that you can receive the basic information you need to identify and represent low-income children in California with education, health care, and public benefits issues.  Learn the basic substantive law regarding special education, discipline for students with disabilities, advocacy for foster youth, foster care benefits, CalWORKs, and SSI, so you ca...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

11th 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 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2017 (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 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Eighteenth 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 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Venture Capital 2017: Nuts and Bolts

San Francisco, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
May 22, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2017: 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
May 23, 2017

Conference

IP Counsel Exchange

San Jose, California, USA
Offering registration only to corporate IP counsel and in-house executives with a specific focus on IP, patent portfolio management and IP litigation strategy, the newly expanded IP Counsel Exchange is the premier tactical and benchmarking event for corporate IP counsel to compare and share valuable lessons learned in their respective IP practices.

Momentum
Jun 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2017

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
Jun 5, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Anti-Money Laundering Due Diligence and Compliance 2017: What Lawyer, Accountants, and other Professional Service Providers Need to Know

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

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThis three-day seminar has been designed to ensure that all attendees will benefit, from beginners to experts. The first two days will present a logical and comprehensive study of the basic framework and many important intricacies of Subchapter K, an area of the tax law that many believe can be understood only in its totality. The third day will focus on the application of par...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2017

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 LearnOverview of State and Federal Restraints on Debt Collection Introduction to the Fa...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Eligibility, Prior Art and Obviousness 2017: Current Trends in Sections 101, 102, and 103

San Francisco, California, USA
The Supreme Court has, for reasons unknown, taken a renewed and profound interest in the U.S. patent system. This means the formerly settled backwater of 35 USC 101 has become a topic of excited weekly conversation between ourselves and our clients. The conundrum is not just what the current PTO guidelines or CAFC decisions are of today but, rather, where will we be in the years and deca...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 16, 2017

Conference

5th Annual IBA World Life Sciences Conference

San Diego,, California, USA
A conference presented by the IBA Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Committee, supported by the IBA Closely Held and Growing Business Enterprises Committee, the IBA Corporate Social Responsibility Committee, the IBA Healthcare and Life Sciences Law Committee, the IBA Technology Law Committee and the IBA North American Regional Forum. With a number of roundtables and panel sessions, you ...

International Bar Association
Jul 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2017: An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation

San Francisco, California, USA
Why 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 little or no patent experience. The program 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 litigator’s pe...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendCopyright law is one of the most dynamic and headline-grabbing areas of law practice.  In recent years, copyright disputes delivered evermore of headline-grabbing litigation that reinforced or questioned some long-standing copyright law principles while touching off spirited debate in artistic, cultural and business circles.  Whether the issue addressed a controversi...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThe catalyst could be the controversial name of a sports franchise or the design of an iconic athletic shoe.  Whatever the stimulus, trademark law is witnessing a global broadening of its reach on society and business that seems to glimpse just the start of this law’s boundless geographical impact.  As business globalizes and the online channels through which b...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendFollow the money.  Whether you’re about to start the due diligence process in an M&A deal or you’re investigating an accounting fraud, knowing key accounting concepts will help you in legal matters like these where accounting lies at the heart of the issue.  So when you’re poring over financial statements and "following the money," looking for t...

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






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