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May 6, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Leveraged Financing 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAt this conference, the country’s leading experts in leveraged finance will examine key concepts and strategies in serving leveraged companies, including portfolio companies of private equity firms. You will learn about the leveraged finance marketplace today, including new deal activity, continuing refinancing needs, evolving trends in leveraged finance, funding sources...

Practising Law Institute
May 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Antitrust Institute 2015: Developments & Hot Topics

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWith an emphasis on new developments while providing a refresher of key principles, the Institute will examine current merger issues, price fixing, the legality of joint ventures and other competitor collaborations, "vertical" restraints on customers and suppliers, including resale price maintenance, standards for complying with price discrimination laws, and the latest inform...

Practising Law Institute
May 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendCorporations, government organizations and millions of consumers are shifting massive quantities of data and their software applications to cloud computing facilities. Cloud computing uses the Internet to give every size organization access to large, dynamically scalable resources (data storage, software applications and computing power). “The Cloud” allows users, ...

Practising Law Institute
May 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

4th Annual White Collar Crime Institute

New York, New York, USA
White collar criminal investigations and prosecutions continue to dominate the headlines. In an evolving and dynamic enforcement landscape, the demands on and consequences for both institutions and individuals have escalated on a seemingly upward spiral. The scope and nature of white collar matters have become even more complex as large, cross-border, multi-jurisdiction investigations proliferate....

New York City Bar Association
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendPretrial practice in federal civil litigation has undergone tremendous change. As fewer civil cases are tried, the staples of pretrial practice — pleadings, motions to dismiss, discovery, Daubert motions, summary judgment, and settlement — have replaced trials as the focus of litigation. What does the changing nature of pretrial practice in litigation mean for your...

Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendOver the past decade partnerships have emerged as a major form of doing business. Joint ventures between large companies or with start-up or other smaller companies are now an everyday occurrence. Managed fund growth has exploded, as these entities have taken on activities once dominated by the great financial institutions, such as trading, lending and mergers and acquisitions...

Practising Law Institute
May 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

New Jersey Basic CLE Marathon 2015

New York, New York, USA
This program contains 4 NJ Newly Admitted categories for 7.5 hours. They are 3 credits of New Jersey Civil or Criminal Trial Preparation (NA3), 1.5 credits of New Jersey Basic Estate Planning (NA2), 1.5 credits of New Jersey Family Law Practice (NA4), and 1.5 credits of New Jersey Law Office Management (NA9).This program, in conjunction with PLI's New Jersey Basic CLE Marathon 2014, fulfills the N...

Practising Law Institute
May 19, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The Volcker Rule 2015: What it Means for Financial Institutions and Markets

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendTwo years have passed since the Volcker Rule’s final regulations were published.  And with the July 21, 2015 extended deadline looming, domestic and international banks, as well as related market participants, continue to work their way through the rule’s complex requirements, evaluating their business lines and determining how to build and apply an effective ...

Practising Law Institute
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Financial Services IT 2015: Avoidance of Risk

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe Financial Services Industry is one of the most heavily regulated industries and the regulations are constantly changing.  The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act changed the landscape and companies must maintain their vigilance to comply with its requirements, even four years after it was enacted.  The last six months has yielded further reg...

Practising Law Institute
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fashion and Retail Law 2015: Trends and Developments

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Fashion brands and retailers operate in an increasingly competitive and technological marketplace. The dynamic forces shaping the retail industry provide consumers with a greater variety of products, more information, and expanded retail platforms. Yet, these forces also pose significant and evolving legal risks for brands and retailers. This program will explore the key lega...

Practising Law Institute
May 26, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2015: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTENDAttorneys are often presented with accounting information when working on cases or legal transactions.  While they are not expected to have an accountant’s expertise, understanding the story behind the numbers can only help paint the full picture of a legal matter.  A good grasp of core accounting concepts can put otherwise raw data into an informative legal co...

Practising Law Institute
May 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Health Care IT 2015: Critical Issues

New York, New York, USA
Why Should You AttendIT and Health Care are rapidly converging as a result of fast-paced innovation in health-focused information technology   and new regulatory and operational requirements faced by health that are met by these innovations.    This requires institutions, IT companies and the lawyers who advise them and investors to reevaluate and revise existing agreement...

Practising Law Institute
May 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Global Capital Markets & the U.S. Securities Laws 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendCapital markets are adjusting to a wide range of evolving regulatory standards which affect the way in which offerings are conducted around the world.  At the same time, issuers around the world are subject to changing accounting and corporate governance standards, while market participants navigate new ground in derivative product regulation.  Issuers and market par...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 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 AttendOrganizations face enormous legal and compliance risks, and the need for...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Appellate Advocacy 2015

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
Jun 3, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendMark Your Calendar.  More Information to Come.

Practising Law Institute
Jun 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiating Real Estate Deals 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendReal estate continues to be a strong investment in 2015 and anyone involved in deal construction must know the latest strategies and lessons learned from the previous year. Our expert faculty will address current industry trends and case law to help practitioners negotiate a variety of real estate deals.  The program will begin with a review of the current transactio...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Delaware Law Developments 2015: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendMark Your Calendar.  More Information to Come!

Practising Law Institute
Jun 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

15th Annual School Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendTo effectively counsel parents, students, and school districts, practitioners must continue to develop and expand their understanding of the most recent developments in case law, and keep abreast of legislative and regulatory changes. At PLI’s 15th Annual School Law Institute, an expert faculty will examine significant new developments in education law and policy, and th...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Sixteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis 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 personal information.   More than ever,...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 10, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

International Arbitration 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendIf your company or client has a dispute arising out of a contract with a foreign party, international arbitration represents the best method of resolving that dispute in a neutral forum and enforcing any subsequent award.  However, the resolution of international business disputes through arbitration raises issues that are simply not present in the litigation context.&nbs...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015

New York, New York, 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 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Environmental Regulation 2015: Hot Topics, Regulatory Developments, and Practical Guidance for Corporate Compliance

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe 2015 program will review recent activities in environmental regulation affecting compliance obligations for a range of businesses and organizations.  Taking a comprehensive look at how new developments in environmental regulations and recent case law will affect deal negotiations, daily operations and corporate compliance efforts, our expert faculty will lead practica...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Prosecution 2015: A Boot Camp for Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

New York, New York, 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 no or little patent experience. It will focus on teaching the basics of claim drafting, patent application preparation and prosecution, and will provide a review of recent developments in the law. A litigator’s perspective...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendIf you are a lawyer practicing in New York State who handles client funds, you must maintain an IOLA or other escrow account  and must be aware of the ethical rules regarding such accounts.  This panel will identify how ethical violations – even unwitting ones – can arise and will explain how violations are handled by the Attorney Disciplinary/Grieva...

Practising Law Institute






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