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Jul 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for Discovery 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program is designed to provide attorneys with an understanding of ethical duties arising in discovery, including obligations impacting investigations and litigation.   Particular emphasis will be given to the federal discovery rules, including discussion of the rules in practice, emerging issues for litigants, and the intersection of these issues with the ethic...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for In-House Corporate Counsel 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendHear from experienced practitioners, who will provide practical advice about a broad range of ethical issues confronting in-house counsel. This unique program will help you analyze relevant ethical obligations and understand best practices.What You Will Learn Representing the corporate entity: who is the client? Crisis management, corporate compliance, and litigation ma...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

The Ethics Game Show: A Review of Ethical Issues 2017

New York, New York, USA
Join us once again at this unique interactive program. Chair Katie M. Lachter will review a new set of hypotheticals to test your knowledge of the pertinent ethical rules, as you match wits with our expert faculty, and contestants. What would you do? What do the experts say you should do? This program had past attendees raving: “My favorite PLI program so far”; “Amusing cases and...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Securities Laws 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWhether you are new to the field or seeking a quick refresher or an update, this is the securities law primer that you won’t want to miss. This program will provide an overview and discussion of the basic aspects of the U.S. federal securities laws by leading in-house and law firm practitioners as well as SEC staff. Emphasis will be placed on the interplay among the Secu...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Broker-Dealer Regulation 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 AttendMajor changes in the broker-dealer industry and regulatory framework continue as a result of the financial services crisis, the resulting regulatory reform and a new Administration that is providing a fresh and comprehensive examination of financial services regu...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of International Taxation 2017

New York, New York, 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
Jul 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2017

New York, New York, USA
With the new Administration and the Department of Homeland Security focused on enforcement and deportation initiatives, non-citizens facing removal are in need of competent and knowledgeable representation. Studies have shown that those without legal representation face a significantly higher risk of removal, regardless of eligibility for relief. In response to the acute need for trained attorneys...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 21, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Delaware Law Developments 2017: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know

New York, New York, USA
Delaware law continues to play a critical role in U.S. corporate and securities law, particularly in today’s challenging and changing business environment.  This unique annual program focuses on the important Delaware corporate law developments over the past year and the practical impact on your corporate or legal practice. The very top Delaware corporate law experts from the Delaware j...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 21, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Insider Trading Law 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendIn recent years, insider trading has been a critical area of criminal and civil enforcement, and it will likely remain so for some time to come.  Following the Second Circuit’s ground-breaking decision on tippee liability in United States v. Newman, and the Ninth Circuit’s decision on the same issue in United States v. Salman, the law’s contours were in ...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

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

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendBridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys delivers a comprehensive review of common skills and legal ethics must-knows that all new attorneys should find useful.  Our faculty features seasoned lawyers in a range of practice areas who are eager to share helpful takeaways gathered from their decades of collective knowledge.  With speaker...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2017: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

New York, New York, USA
This advanced program is designed for private or corporate and other in-house practitioners with patent experience who wish to improve their general claim drafting and amendment writing skills. By way of homework and classroom sample problems and solutions, attendees will have the opportunity to concentrate for two days on the specialized skills required in their technological area by receiving in...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Writing for Transactional Lawyers 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAt Writing for Transactional Lawyers you will learn principles of effective writing and drafting to enhance your transactional practice.  Particular emphasis will be given to the perspectives of the end users: your clients and those who litigate commercial disputes. What You Will Learn Crisp and clear drafting techniques, including the use of “Plain Eng...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics in Banking and Financial Services 2017

New York, New York, USA
An expert faculty will review and provide practical guidance on current ethical issues faced by attorneys working in banking and financial services.Topics Include Confidentiality issues when representing banking and financial services clients Ethical issues in internal investigations Ethical concerns when representing multinational clients Whistleblower remedies for corporate c...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

20th Annual Children’s Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
 Why You Should AttendWhether representing children, parents or a child welfare or foster care agency, in private practice, government, public interest practice or as a policy advocate, the issues and the environment in which advocates operate are increasingly complex.  PLI’s Children’s Law Institute will focus on a variety of social and legal issues affecting child welfare a...

Practising Law Institute
Jul 31, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

ERISA 2017: The Evolving World

New York, New York, USA
A working knowledge of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act’s (ERISA) framework is crucial for lawyers, HR practitioners and other professionals in the area of employee benefits and compensation planning. Our experienced faculty of leading practitioners will discuss a broad array of topics, including the basic regulatory framework, the types of plans covered, the requirements for inte...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Serving on a Nonprofit Board: Practical and Ethical Considerations for Attorneys

New York, New York, USA
Joining a nonprofit board can be one of the most personally and professionally rewarding experiences of an attorney’s career. Whether you’re an experienced attorney or just beginning to practice, serving on a nonprofit board can bring opportunities to deepen your skills, make valuable connections, and help a cause that is personally meaningful to you.  This program is designed for...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

The Attorney-Client Privilege and Internal Investigations 2017

New York, New York, USA
A concise review of the latest developments and practical insights regarding the attorney-client privilege and internal investigations. The intersection of the attorney-client privilege and an internal investigation is fraught with ethical pitfalls for lawyers.  Conflicts can arise swiftly and there are a variety of privilege issues to beware of, especially if the government is involved in th...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in Law Practice 2017

New York, New York, USA
A practical review of how conflicts of interest in law practice arise and helpful approaches in managing them.   An experienced faculty, including law firm general counsel, will review current developments in conflicts of interest and their practical takeaways, delivering useful insights for attorneys of all backgrounds.  The agenda will address how to spot potential and actual conf...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

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

New York, New York, USA
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 practice management MCLE requirements at other programs.What You Will Learn Ethics in Social Media for Lawyers Legal Drafting: Effective Writing to Avoid Litigation Pit...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 10, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

19th Annual Supreme Court Review: October 2016 Term

New York, New York, USA
The United States Supreme Court this term confronted a very wide range of important constitutional issues.  The issues ranged from individual rights under the First Amendment free speech and religion clauses, voting rights and the Fourth Amendment, excessive force litigation, takings claims, and immigration and naturalization, to arbitration and insider trading.  For most of the term the...

Practising Law Institute
Aug 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

FinTech 2017

New York, New York, USA
The financial services industry is changing rapidly. Technology is revolutionizing securities investing and trading, transaction payment methodologies, and the provision of investment advice. This program will explore the legal and compliance issues arising out of the explosive advances in financial technology, including crowdfunding, blockchain technology and cryptocurrency, including bitcoin, an...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Electronic Discovery Nuts & Bolts 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program will acquaint you with the basics of e-discovery law and practice.  E-discovery permeates nearly every facet of litigation today, and attorneys tasked with meeting today’s complicated e-discovery requirements must recognize the nuances and technicalities involved.  Join our faculty of experienced e-discovery practitioners to gain the tools and str...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Marketplace Lending and Crowdfunding 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWith the Title III federal public crowdfunding provisions of the JOBS Act finally becoming fully effective in May 2016 and a new administration, what does the future hold for marketplace lending and crowdfunding?  Will it be a boom or bust?  Will Regulation A+ start to pick up speed and grow into the potential many predicted?  Will Marketplace Lending finally ha...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Filings 2017: Practical Guidance in a Changing Environment

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

48th Annual Estate Planning Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendSignificant federal transfer tax and related income tax developments may occur during the first eight months of the Trump Administration, including the possible repeal of the federal estate tax.  The program will review any such transfer tax developments, and discuss how they may impact estate, trust and income tax planning, and how they may impact the administration of d...

Practising Law Institute






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