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Feb 17, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Broker-Dealer Advisory Services 2016: Current Legal and Compliance Issues Facing Dual Registrants

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendBroker-dealers that are dually registered as investment advisers are under intense regulatory scrutiny.  At this program, attendees will be provided with expert analysis regarding today’s hot topics impacting the relevant regulatory framework, as well as practical considerations regarding the design and implementation of such programs. A distinguished...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 17, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for Corporate Lawyers: Multijurisdictional Practice and Other Current Issues 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendCorporate lawyers are often met with particularly nuanced opportunities to mistakenly ensnare themselves in an ethical trap. Operating across jurisdictions, handling multiple representation and balancing a lawyer’s ethical duties with disclosure obligations are just a sample of potential ethical danger zones that attorneys must be mindful of. Our panel of legal experts w...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe challenges to attaining diversity and inclusion in the legal and compliance professions remain formidable. At this year’s Diversity & Inclusion in Law Practice program, a renowned faculty of attorneys and diversity professionals will discuss significant legal developments that impact diversity, the continued challenges presented by unconscious bias, and...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Spin-offs 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendBusiness separation transactions represent a substantial portion of all M&A transactions.  Many of these take the form of spin-offs, equity carve-outs and similar architectures not involving an outright sale.  But what is a spin-off, what makes it different from other types of business separation transactions, and why are people doing more of them?  This pro...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 19, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Presentation Skills for Attorneys 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe ability to speak clearly and confidently is important for all lawyers, whether speaking with partners, making a pitch to clients, or addressing a courtroom. At this two-hour program, you will learn techniques that will immediately improve your presentation skills.      What You Will LearnYou will learn how to: Master effective physical del...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 19, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for Financial Industry Lawyers 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe program will review the professional responsibility issues confronting lawyers who advise clients in connection with securities and derivatives transactions, including the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act.What You Will Learn Lawyers as gatekeepers to protect the public Who the client is - organizations, not officers When to report wrongdoing: internally (up t...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Consolidated Tax Return Regulations 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendDuring the past twenty years, the Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service have substantially revised the consolidated return regulations. These changes, coupled with legislative developments, judicial decisions, and published and private rulings, have dramatically changed the operating rules of consolidated returns. An understanding of these rules is critic...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 22, 2016

Training

ICC Institute Masterclass for Arbitrators - New York

New York, New York, USA
This advanced level training will provide participants with an opportunity to gain a deeper insight into some of the provisions of the 2012 ICC Rules of Arbitration while learning about the latest developments and best practices related to serving as an international arbitrator. Who should attend? - Practitioners who have significant experience in international commercial arbitration as counsel, ...

International Chamber of Commerce
Feb 24, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Social Media 2016: Addressing Corporate Risks

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendFacebook, Foursquare, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube and other social media sites are transforming not only the daily lives of consumers, but also how companies interact with consumers.  Indeed, even the largest, most conservative blue-chip corporations have embraced social media; one study revealed that, of the Fortune Global 500, 97% we...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 25, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAre you up-to-date on the important developments in federal civil practice and the implications of these developments for your cases? At Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2016, a distinguished faculty of trial lawyers and judges will review and offer their insights into significant recent developments, including the new amendments to the Federal Rules which took e...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 26, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap II: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2016

New York, New York, USA
Please note that only the "Ethics in Social Media" segment, which runs from 9:00 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 practice management MCLE r...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Asset Based Financing Strategies 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAsset based financing is a key source of credit for small and medium-size companies and for some larger, publicly traded companies as well. In contrast to equity financing where ownership in the company is diluted, asset-based financing allows companies to borrow funds against their own assets as collateral to generate cash for working capital and capital acquisitions.In struc...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2016 Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Media's Transformation: OTTs, MCNs & Mobile-Driven Video; Vid

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendExperienced entertainment attorneys and business executives will discuss legal, financial, business, and ethical issues in the practice of entertainment law, with a focus on new methods of delivery.Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content;  Videogames & Software Apps & Media's Transformation - OTTs, MCNs & Mobile-Dri...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 1, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2016 - Sound Recordings; Music Publishing

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendExperienced entertainment attorneys and business executives will discuss legal, financial, business, and ethical issues in the practice of entertainment law, with a focus on new methods of delivery.Sound Recordings; Music PublishingThe morning will be geared towards a basic understanding of an artist-record company agreement with a mock negotiation as the format, and will addr...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Psychological Issues in Employment Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendPsychological issues in employment law are both unavoidable and fascinating.  They help to determine counsels’ day-to-day advice regarding a variety of employment issues, and play a central role in preventing, pursuing and resolving litigation.  With the continued increase in mental disability accommodation requests and discrimination charges, attorneys and men...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 2, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2016 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film

New York, New York, USA
Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; FilmThe morning will provide an overview of book publishing agreements and current developments in the publishing industry, followed by trends and hot topics in sports, entertainment and internet litigation.  The afternoon will provide a basic understanding of motion picture terms and concepts, plus advanced film is...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 3, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Investment Management Institute 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendYou’ll hear expert panelists discuss: significant business and legal developments in the investment management area over the past year and important regulatory initiatives such as: The SEC’s regulatory agenda New money-market fund regulations New SEC staff guidance Potential new rulemakings relating to target date funds Exchange-traded products i...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for Government Lawyers 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis interactive program will provide a unique opportunity to learn more about ethics rules and regulations by employing hypothetical examples based on current events. Government and non-government lawyers alike will be sure to find the discussion timely and relevant. What You Will Learn The scope and application of the attorney-client privilege in the public sector Ethi...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendIntellectual property licensing continues to grow increasingly complex.  The legal, regulatory and technical landscape is constantly evolving.  Building and maintaining a successful and effective practice requires that practitioners stay sharp and current in a wide variety of key areas. Whether utilized to develop technology, expand or create market opportunities, or...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Doing Deals 2016: The Art of M&A Transactional Practice

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe M&A market boom returned in 2015.   In addition to the reappearance of the mega deal, the market has also seen a flurry of hostile deals, cross-border “inversion” transactions (which have been slowed by recent regulatory action), as well as spin-offs and a record number of activist campaigns. Continued high levels of M&A litigation is also giv...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiating Commercial Leases 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendLeases, known as the building blocks of value for all real estate, are a primary business asset, but also contain landmines of liability.  If written poorly or administered without expertise, they can be the downfall of an otherwise sound real estate investment. From the tenant’s perspective, lack of attention or in depth knowledge can impair operations, increase co...

Practising Law Institute
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...

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