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Oct 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Consumer Bankruptcy Cases 2017

New York, New York, USA
Please note: this program only offers ethics credits in certain jurisdictions. Please check the credit information box to the right for the credits approved in your jurisdiction.Why You Should AttendConsumer bankruptcy lawyers are the solution for millions of individuals facing financial difficulties. This half-day program will provide legal and practical information for both experienced consumer ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tracking and Targeting Customers and Prospects Online, on Mobile Devices, and in Social Media 2017

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Oct 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

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

New York, New York, 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
Oct 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Employment Law Institute 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis year’s Employment Law Institute will focus on new developments in employment law in light of a new U.S. presidential administration.  As always, this two-day event offer s a comprehensive review of case law and regulatory developments, an in-depth analysis of emerging issues, and best practices, designed to maximize employment law compliance, mitigate legal ris...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Judges' Pet Peeves 2017: Tips from the Bench on Trial Practice

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWhat do judges really think about pre-trial and trial practice?  At Judges' Pet Peeves 2017: Tips from the Bench on Trial Practice, you will hear directly from  the judges their views on pretrial and  trial practice, as well as their observations  on how lawyers can  help (or sabotage) their cases.  What You Will LearnBased on a series o...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Electronic Evidence in the New York State Courts 2017: Representing the Legal Services Client

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendElectronic evidence plays an increasingly important role in clients' cases in legal services work. Understanding the current case law and ethical rules governing the use of that electronic evidence is essential for attorneys. This training will explore the many technologies utilized by legal services clients, the New York ethical rules governing attorneys who are interacting w...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 23, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Swaps & Other Derivatives 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendOver-the-counter (OTC) derivatives are key elements in many of our financial markets.  The Dodd-Frank Act and other regulations have changed and are continuing to change how these important instruments are regulated and transacted.  This program will introduce you to both the instruments and their current environment. A derivative is a financial instrument that alloc...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Swaps & Other Derivatives 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Dodd-Frank Act established a novel, comprehensive framework for the regulation of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives and the market participants who transact in these products.  That regulatory framework, split primarily between the SEC and CFTC, has been substantially implemented by the CFTC.  For their part, the SEC has made substantial progress and has most r...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Trade Secrets 2017: What Every Lawyer Should Know

New York, New York, 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
Oct 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Law and Practice 2017: How the SEC Works

New York, New York, USA
Securities lawyers need to have a firm grasp of not only the federal securities laws, but also how the SEC works to administer these laws. In this program, you will be given an introduction to the federal securities laws as well as the operating divisions at the SEC that administer the laws. You will be provided with what you need to know about how the SEC administers the securities laws — a...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 30, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2017

New York, New York, 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
Nov 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Developments in Pharmaceutical and Biotech Patent Law 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendTechnological innovation, Federal Circuit appellate oversight, and Supreme Court decisions continue to drive significant changes in the law. At this program, several different perspectives on many of the most pressing issues will be offered by experienced practitioners. It is designed to give you the information you need to maintain your practice edge, concentrating on new dev...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Preparing For Shareholder Activism: What You Need To Be Doing Now 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Hedge fund activism has become a ubiquitous feature of the corporate landscape, affecting public companies of all sizes. As the phenomenon has become more commonplace, it has also become more diverse, and the means of addressing it and being prepared for it have evolved. Learn about the current state of hedge fund activism and best practices for preparing for and engaging wit...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2017

New York, New York, 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
Nov 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Financial Services Industry Regulatory Compliance Forum 2017

New York, New York, USA
Stay Ever Current: Subscribe today to BD/IA: Regulation in Focus, PLI’s new blog edited by Clifford E. Kirsch.Why You Should AttendFinancial services firms’ corporate compliance and ethics programs continue to be under intense regulatory scrutiny. Many new rules have been issued which impact the manner in which financial services firms operate. At this program, attendees will get a sol...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

49th Annual Institute on Securities Regulation

New York, New York, USA
What You Will Learn IPOs and public offerings by seasoned issuers Private offerings and public offerings by smaller reporting companies Legislative and regulatory developments in a new administration Focus on disclosure: regulatory action and practical considerations What’s new in accounting and financial reporting? Ethical issues in transactional settings Taking a...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Trial by Jury 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendYou won’t want to miss this popular program, in which the masters of the bar and the bench come together to give you valuable and useful insights on jury trials.  We have assembled the most experienced and respected state and federal judges, as well as many distinguished litigators, to give you their perspectives on jury trials.  There is no better way to learn...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Litigation 2017: Advanced Techniques & Best Practices

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWhether you are plaintiff’s or defendant’s counsel, you must be up to date on the current state of the law and able to quickly develop successful litigation strategies and tactics. Outside and in-house lawyers with national reputations in patent litigation will offer guidance on trying and managing bench and jury patent trials, as well as U.S. Patent Office post-gr...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

The Business of Open Source Software 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will address the critical issues that IP, technology and business lawyers need to consider when handling open source software in today’s economy. Armed with this information, you will be better able to help your clients make intelligent choices and decisions about how to take advantage of the benefits and manage the risks presented by open source software.Wh...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

The Ethics of Electronic Information 2017: Competence, Confidentiality, and Other Ethical Conundrums

New York, New York, USA
Electronic information is all-pervasive and its use and misuse can pose serious ethical problems for attorneys. Attorneys use electronic information to communicate with the public and with clients, to advertise their services, and to prosecute and defend litigation. Electronic communications have now expanded to include social media and that media poses expanded opportunities and risks for attorne...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

One-Day Patent CLE Seminar

New York, New York, USA
Attend a panel style CLE event focused on current issues in IP.

New York Intellectual Property Law Association
Nov 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics for In-House Counsel 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe role of the in-house counsel continues to transform to meet new challenges in relation to an increasingly global economy, financial turmoil and continually changing new technologies.  It is essential for all in-house counsel to be informed of the latest developments and to possess effective, budget-conscious strategies for managing the legal and practical business mat...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA 2017: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

New York, New York, 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
Nov 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap II: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2017

New York, New York, USA
Please note that only the "Ethical Implications of Social Media Use for Lawyers" segment, which runs from 8:45 a.m. until 11:35 a.m., will be available via the Live Webcast. Why You Should AttendAttorneys admitted in New York within the last two years can satisfy their annual MCLE ethics and skills requirements by attending this one-day program. You can satisfy your professional practice and law p...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 29, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Directors' Institute on Corporate Governance (Fifteenth Annual)

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend New expectations are being placed on boards in critical areas of governance, including disclosure, oversight of complex operational issues, risk management, board succession, audit committee oversight, executive compensation, and responsiveness to and communication with investors pressing different concerns. In addition, in years past the Dodd-Frank Act, the Foreign Corrupt P...

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