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Sep 21, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2015

New York, New York, USA
Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2015September 21, 2015Learn everyday insights into law practice that you wish you learned in law school.  Our expert faculty will guide attendees through a variety of commonplace duties, demands and situations that newly-admitted attorneys may face.  The lessons taught in this program are not theoretical.  Mor...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Crowdfunding and Online Direct Lending (Peer-to-Peer) 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendRecent market activity demonstrates that crowdfunding is now a bona fide alternative form of early and mid-stage corporate finance and can lead to exits in the M&A and capital markets arenas. In the face of this tremendous growth trajectory, the industry has divided into several categories, each with its own legal risks and challenges. Will this growth continue? Join our e...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Select Concepts in Drafting Contracts 2015: Analyzing Ambiguities and Contract Boilerplate

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

High Profile Trials 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendFrom the Trenches is all about the best part of litigation---the trials themselves.  The program will focus on critical issues and strategies raised in the most significant white collar, regulatory and civil fraud trials of the prior year.  Come inside the courtroom with the litigators on the front lines who were involved in these cases, including attorneys from the ...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The Supreme Court’s Wellness Decision & Other Significant Developments Impacting Recoveries…

New York, New York, USA
There have been a number of important recent developments that will impact litigations that seek recoveries for the bankruptcy estate and creditors, including the defenses to such actions, the proper parties to bring such cases and the court in which these matters can be adjudicated. In May, the Supreme Court decided the much-anticipated Wellness case, holding that litigants can consent to a bankr...

New York City Bar
Sep 25, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Communication Skills For Lawyers: Strategies For Writing And Speaking Effectively

New York, New York, USA
To be effective, lawyers must communicate clearly and professionally—both in writing and in speech. In this interactive workshop, participants learn strategies for communicating clearly and confidently, both in their written work and their oral communications. Based on a series of examples and exercises, participants learn practical strategies for quickly improving the quality of their written and...

New York City Bar
Sep 25, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Cybersecurity 2015: Managing the Risk

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendCyber attacks have wreaked havoc on organizations in nearly every industry sector. From Sony to JPMorgan Chase to Target, cyber criminals have made it clear that no entity is immune. In today’s interconnected world, cybercrime targets are found in every industry sector. Media reports of the staggering number of increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks attest to this tren...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Intellectual Property Law Institute 2015

New York, New York, 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 IP lawyers need to know.A highlight of the program will be a panel of in-house IP counsel from prominent companies discu...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Law and Practice 2015: How the SEC Works

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Preparing For Shareholder Activism: What You Need To Be Doing Now 2015

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

16-Hour Bridge-the-Gap: Practical Skills, Ethics & More… (Both Days)

New York, New York, USA
Earn all of your annual CLE credits while obtaining invaluable knowledge on a variety of areas. Our Bridge-the-Gap programs fulfill a full year's credit requirements for those who are newly admitted, while providing essential information and credits for more experienced attorneys. This program is particularly distinct in that one day will allow attendees to fulfill all required skills credits, and...

New York City Bar
Oct 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

32nd Annual Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendSection 1983 litigation is typically multi-faceted and often complex. The law governing Section 1983 claims is voluminous and continues to develop on an ongoing basis. At PLI’s 32nd Annual Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation program, a highly experienced and accomplished faculty, including a law school dean, retired federal district court judge, legal scholars, and plai...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Mergers & Acquisitions 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe long-promised return of robust M&A markets was finally realized in 2014, and 2015 is exhibiting no signs of moderation Now more than ever, it is critical for dealmakers and their counsel to stay abreast of the latest trends and forecasts. What is driving the increased activity levels, and are those underlying factors sustainable? How will a more robust job market and a...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Developments in Pharmaceutical and Biotech Patent Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendPharmaceutical and biotech patent law is an important and rapidly changing practice area, and the program is designed to give you the information you need to maintain your practice edge, concentrating on new developments from 2014 & 2015 and placing them in the context of constantly evolving areas of the law.Technological innovation, Federal Circuit appellate oversight, an...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

White Collar Crime 2015: Prosecutors and Regulators Speak

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendIn an increasingly global and coordinated fashion, the Department of Justice, the SEC, the CFTC, and other U.S. and foreign agencies are pressing forward with a white collar enforcement program of unprecedented scope and severity. With a spotlight on the financial services sector, the authorities are advancing novel theories and exacting increasingly draconian penalties. The g...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 6, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Counsel Institute 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe role of the corporate 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 corporate counsel to be informed of the latest developments and to possess effective, budget-conscious strategies for managing the legal and practical business m...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA Fall 2015:Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend  Financial and accounting knowledge is critically important for attorneys and allied professionals to have to successfully navigate the current legal, regulatory and financial reporting environment.  This program is specifically designed for non-accountants and will enhance understanding of business strategies, accounting fundamentals and vocabulary used by manageme...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Financial Services Industry Regulatory Compliance & Ethics Forum 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendIn the aftermath of the financial crisis and recent scandals, and targeted examination and enforcement scrutiny, financial services firms' corporate compliance and ethics programs are under intense observation.  At this program, attendees will get a solid foundation about the relevant regulatory framework as well as practi...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 13, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2015

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 attendThe need for companies to have effective compliance and ethics programs ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 14, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

New York Housing Law for the Low-Income Client 2015 (Free)

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program provides an overview of New York law that affects many low-income tenants including eligibility for subsidies, procedures for challenging denials and terminations of subsidies, an overview of NYCHA administrative proceedings, and Housing Court practice and procedure basics.  What You Will Learn Common New York State/City Rental Subsidies Housing Court ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

"Technotainment" 2015: Distributing Content Across Multiple Platforms

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis year’s program includes today’s major legal and business issues in the convergence of entertainment and technology. The program brings together a faculty of experienced in-house lawyers, law firm attorneys and senior business executives on the cutting-edge of this challenging and burgeoning practice.The expert faculty will address recent litigation and key cas...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 16, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Prison Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend: Prison conditions and prisoner treatment issues are getting unprecedented attention as the nation focuses on the magnitude of the national prison population.  With its sixth Prison Law program, PLI continues its examination of these important issues.  In an area where advocates face increasingly challenging legal issues whether they represent incarcerated people fr...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 19, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Swaps & Other Derivatives 2015

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 has changed and is continuing to change how these important instruments are regulated and transacted.  This program will introduce you to both the instruments and their new environment. A derivative is a financial instrument that allocates the risks and price exp...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Swaps & Other Derivatives 2015

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 at the direction...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 21, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2015

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






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