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Mar 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basic Immigration Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The program will provide an overview of U.S. immigration law, including basic concepts of U.S. immigration law and procedure and current developments and trends.What You Will Learn President Obama’s Executive Actions, litigation, current status and future recourse The difference between nonimmigrant (temporary) and immigrant (permanent/green card) visas ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basic Immigration Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe program will provide an overview of U.S. immigration law, including basic concepts of U.S. immigration law and procedure and current developments and trends.What You Will Learn  President Obama’s Executive Actions, litigation, current status and future recourse The difference between nonimmigrant (temporary) and immigrant (permanent/green card) visas F...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 11, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Offerings 2016: A Public Offering: How it is Done

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This course will provide a solid understanding of the legal framework for securities offerings under the Securities Act of 1933. Topics covered include the basics, such as definitions and regulations of “offers” and “sales” of “securities” and the distinctions between public and private offerings, including the need to register public offer...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendJoin our expert faculty, including PTAB and District Court Judges, to learn all you need to know about critical Post-Grant proceedings. Over the past 12 months, post-grant patent challenge proceedings have been pursued in record number. The CAFC is now seeing the beginning of a substantial new workflow based on PTAB trial decisions. These CAFC decisions are not only evolving P...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Nuts and Bolts of Tax Penalties 2016: A Primer on the Standards, Procedures and Defenses Relating to Civil and Criminal Tax

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe number of accuracy-related penalties assessed against individual taxpayers increased from 58,366 in 2005 to 554,467 in 2014.  That is nearly a 1,000% increase over the past decade!  Are there more bad taxpayers?  Or, is the IRS just getting more aggressive about asserting penalties?  Regardless of the answer, responsible tax practitioners must understan...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 15, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

16th Annual School Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAt PLI’s 16th Annual School Law Institute, an expert faculty will examine significant developments in education law and policy, as well as the implications for your clients. Attend this year’s program to get an in depth look at recent developments and practical strategies regarding timely and important topics like sexual assault on campus, transgender youth, and th...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 16, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Read Financial Statements 2016

New York, New York, USA
How to Read Financial Statements 2016New York City and Live Webcast, www.pli.edu, March 16 Why You Should AttendFinancial statements provide information on the financial performance of companies and are the language of business.  Attorneys are often required to understand financial statements in order to provide solutions to their clients’ problems, including structuring financial ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 16, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamental Concepts in Drafting Contracts: What Most Attorneys Fail to Consider 2016

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Mar 17, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for Commercial Litigators 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendEvolving regulatory and compliance challenges have created an environment with rising potential for ethical pitfalls.  Attorneys involved in commercial litigation should know the latest ethics case law and rules interpretations to avoid costly ethical missteps.  This program will review some of the most impactful developments in many common and not so common areas th...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Social Security Disability 2016: From Administrative Proceedings to Federal Practice

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAfter the Social Security Administration denies an initial disability claim, a claimant may find it confusing, difficult, and even overwhelming to appeal a denial. Many claimants cannot afford legal representation and must navigate the appeals process on their own. In this program, you will learn the basics of Social Security law and practice and how to represent disabled chil...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics in Social Media 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendEthics permeates all areas of today's legal practice.  Risks to attorneys have increased dramatically with fines, censure and disbarment.  With the proliferation of social media, what types of personal information are companies permitted to access without the consent of their employees or applicants?  How is privacy and security addressed?  What do Federal ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Appellate Advocacy 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAppellate 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.  Attende...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

New York CPLR 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis instructive program will provide a comprehensive review of developments concerning the important procedural rules that govern litigation in New York State.  What You Will Learn The most recent interpretations of the landmark Supreme Court Daimler decision, and other jurisdiction issues Important Court of Appeals decision, and other cases, regarding enforcement ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Government Investigations 2016: Handling Corporate Investigations Resulting from a Breach of Electronic Information and Parallel Proceedings

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendCorporations and other organizations create, store, and utilize that information in all facets of business. Unfortunately, corporate electronic information can be breached and any such breach can lead to investigations by various government agencies at the federal and State levels. Those investigations may lead to disputes about scope and the volume of corporate information to...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Trademark Law Annual Review 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis advanced level program will provide an up-to-the-minute review of current trends and case law impacting the practice of trademark law today.  Essential for corporate and law firm attorneys who specialize or often find themselves involved in trademark law, this program brings together an outstanding expert faculty of practitioners and industry experts who will pr...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 23, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Copyright Law Annual Review 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAs copyright law continues to become increasingly complex in the face of new technologies and new ways of doing business, it is more important than ever to stay up-to-date.  In order to continue to provide the sophisticated, pragmatic legal advice your clients expect, attend this program where you will learn about the latest developments from a group of leading experts on...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for the Negotiating Lawyer 2016

New York, New York, USA
What You Will Learn Ethics rules that govern behavior in negotiation, including: When is it permissible to communicate with adverse clients, directly or indirectly? What exposure does counsel have for participating in the negotiation and execution of contracts containing express or implied misrepresentations? Protecting sensitive information and responding to opponent’s probe...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Nuts & Bolts of State and Local Tax 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend State and local taxation has become increasingly important. The state and local tax liabilities of many companies exceed their federal tax liabilities and state revenue departments have intensified their audit activities in a search for revenue.PLI is delighted to present this essential program in which leading state and local tax experts will describe basic principles of sta...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 30, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Pension Plan Investments 2016: Current Perspectives

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendExperienced practitioners in the area of pension investment law, will give their perspectives, and illuminate issues, on current topics and recent developments. Continued statutory, regulatory and market changes ensure a full agenda of new developments to be debated and analyzed by the panelists. The Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation brought a new regulatory structure fo...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 31, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Trial Evidence 2016: Advocacy, Analysis, Illustrations

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendTrial Evidence is a fast-moving program, featuring a unique blend of evidence doctrinal analysis and practical applications. You will learn fundamental evidence law, as well as important recent trends and developments.Program Format and FacultyThe program is both highly informative and entertaining. Numerous evidentiary issues will be illustrated by actual cases, movies, novel...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 1, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Employment Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWhether 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 every...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

21st Annual Consumer Financial Services Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently celebrated its fourth anniversary and the consumer financial services industry is struggling to keep pace with the CFPB’s extraordinary number of regulatory and enforcement initiatives.  At the same time state and other federal regulators and attorneys general are ramping up their activities, and the volume of...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

TechLaw Institute 2016: The Digital Evolution

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWe are in the midst of a Digital Evolution. Technology is evolving at a rapid pace, leapfrogging existing laws and regulations. Traditional businesses grapple with disruptive and “sharing” technologies on a daily basis. The virtual and mobile workplace is presenting new and unique challenges for employers. Data security has become the foremost concern for C-suite e...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Handle Your First Pro Bono Case in New York 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will address practical issues that often arise in pro bono representation and strategies for successfully handling them.What You Will Learn Strategies for providing pro bono legal services Anticipating circumstances that may arise in pro bono representation Preparing for appearances on behalf of pro bono clients before tribunals, courts, officers and agen...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 8, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Prepare an Initial Public Offering 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendIn almost any market, understanding the IPO process is an essential skill for both legal and business advisors.Hear from an experienced faculty, including attorneys, underwriters, and a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission staff, who will analyze the nuts and bolts of an initial public offering. The speakers will guide you through the initial public offering proces...

Practising Law Institute






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