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Feb 23, 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
Feb 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Government Investigations 2017: Investigations Arising From Data Breach and Privacy Concerns and Parallel Proceedings

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendElectronic information pervades our society. Corporations and other organizations create, store, and utilize that information in all facets of business. Unfortunately, security can be breached and any breach can lead to investigations by various government agencies at the federal and State levels. Those investigations may lead to disputes about scope, variety and volume of ele...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for Commercial Litigators 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAttorneys involved in commercial litigation will benefit from hearing the latest legal ethics developments that are particularly relevant to this practice.  Our faculty includes experienced legal experts prepared to share useful takeaways stemming from ethical issues arising out of the commercial litigation context.  Attendees will hear how some recurring ethics issu...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2017 – Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Media's Transformation – OTTs, MCNs & Mobile-Driven Video; Th

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. Day 1 – Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Media's Transformation – OTTs, MCNs & Mobile-Driven Video; Theate...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2017 - 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. Day 1 – Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Media's Transformation – OTTs, MCNs & Mobile-Driven Video; Theate...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 28, 2017

CLE

Current Legal Ethical Issues with Professor Stephen Gillers

New York, New York, USA
No matter your practice area or whether or not you have previously attended, you won't want to miss this program. Join us to hear this nationally renowned professor and ethicist address current issues of legal ethics. Programs typically feature distinct topics which are chosen close in time to the event to maximize topicality. The topics are geared to an audience of diverse interests. Audience que...

NYC Bar Association
Feb 28, 2017

Lecture

“Stop the Greenwashing: A Conversation with Mr. Malkin, Chairman Empire State Realty Trust”

New York, New York, USA
In 2009, Anthony E. Malkin joined former President Bill Clinton and others to announce a pioneering initiative to retrofit a portfolio of properties in New York City, including the Empire State Building. The initiative has been a powerful vehicle for change; at the Empire State Building, energy use has declined nearly 40% since the retrofits were completed all while improving tenant comfort. On Fe...

Guarini Center
Mar 1, 2017

CLE

5th Annual Securities Litigation & Enforcement Institute

New York, New York, USA
In the past year, there have been numerous, significant developments in securities litigation and enforcement. While lawsuits arising from the credit crisis continue to be on the wane, a new wave of traditional securities class actions has replaced them. At the same time, financial institutions are being confronted with an increasing number of investigations and enforcement actions conducted by fe...

NYC Bar Association
Mar 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2017 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film

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.Day 1 – Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Media's Transformation – OTTs, MCNs & Mobile-Driven Video; TheaterThe m...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWage and hour litigation claims continue to be filed in the courts at very high rates, and important new federal regulations are in place.  Attorneys, as well as human resources and compliance personnel, must keep up to date on the latest legal developments; be informed about the U.S. Department of Labor’s priorities and regulations; understand the most recent devel...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiating Commercial Leases 2017

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 and opportunities for malpractice and mistake of the parties. If written poorly, negotiated by inexperienced counsel or administered without expertise, they can be the downfall of an otherwise sound real estate investment and generate conside...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Basic Immigration Law 2017

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 Immigration outlook under a new presidential administration and Congress The difference between nonimmigrant (temporary) and immigrant (permanent/green card) visas Family-sponsored visas...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 2, 2017

CLE

Hot Topics Affecting Cooperatives & Condominiums 2017

New York, New York, USA
This twice yearly program is essential for those who practice coop and condo law and for those attorneys who sit on boards. The panel will discuss timely topics including an update of the most recent case law.

New York City Bar Association
Mar 3, 2017

CLE

Bank Regulatory: Basics & Beyond

New York, New York, USA
This course will enable both in-house and outside counsel to expand their skills and be more valuable to their clients by covering the why, what, when, where and how of bank regulations. The bank regulatory environment has completely changed in the last few years and further changes are coming. You will learn about these changes from experts in the field. Lawyers who practice in finance, securitie...

New York City Bar Association
Mar 3, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Offerings 2017: 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 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2017

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 7, 2017

CLE

Neuroscience in Mediation and Negotiation

New York, New York, USA
The program will explore the intersection between neuroscience and fundamental negotiation and mediation skills. With lessons from neuroscience, participants will discuss the barriers to effective communication and the potential science behind a variety of commonly used dispute resolution skills designed to overcome these barriers. Emphasis will be placed on the impact of opening statements, the f...

New York City Bar Association
Mar 8, 2017

CLE

Contract Drafting: Beyond the Basics

New York, New York, USA
This course builds upon the success of the introductory course on basic drafting concepts presented earlier this year and includes the following topics: a recap of the building blocks, formulas, attachments to contracts, precision, ambiguities relating to modifiers and qualifiers, contract-interpretation principles and the "boilerplate" provisions in contracts. Designed to convey fundamental-but o...

New York City Bar Association
Mar 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Doing Deals 2017: The Art of M&A Transactional Practice

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe M&A market has seen a flurry of activity in 2016.  In addition to the continued high volumes, the market has also seen a number of hostile deals, creative deal structures, spin-offs and a high level of shareholder activist campaigns. The year also saw a record amount of signed deals unwound prior to closing due to regulatory or other issues. M&A litigation is ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Governance - A Master Class 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will address key corporate governance issues faced by boards and principal board committees.  Public companies and their directors and officers face increasing responsibilities, and even increased risk of liability.  They are also under intense scrutiny and in at least some cases significant pressure from investors and regulators.  Changing investor...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 10, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis interactive program provides junior through mid-level attorneys with an overview of the applicable Federal and New York State Rules of Civil Procedure, and continues with strategic practice tips to use when taking and defending depositions, preparing witnesses and defending the depositions.   We also guide a discussion of important ethical issues that may arise ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 10, 2017

CLE

3rd Annual Employment Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
This institute will examine recent trends, developments, and cutting-edge issues in employment law. Topics to be discussed include common ethical pitfalls for employment lawyers; legal issues arising both in the hiring process and dismissal of an employee; employers' increasing use of big data and concerns about employment discrimination; developments in wage and hour law; and strategies for media...

New York City Bar Association
Mar 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Cool Compensation Considerations for the Private Company 2017: Pay, Performance and Perspectives

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program is specifically designed to bring leading experts to discuss cutting edge advanced developments on compensation and other “reward” practices for the non-publicly traded company.  Compensation design and the legal and commercial issues they raise can be among the most complicated and novel in the field.  Financially distressed companies, priva...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 14, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Nuts and Bolts of Tax Penalties 2017: A Primer on the Standards, Procedures and Defenses Relating to Civil and Criminal Tax Penalties

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe number of accuracy-related penalties assessed against individual taxpayers increased from 58,366 in 2005 to 553,184 in 2015.  That is nearly a 1,000% increase over the past decade!  Are there more bad taxpayers?  Or, is the IRS just getting more aggressive about asserting penalties?  Regardless of the answer, responsible tax practitioners must understan...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 14, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

New York CPLR 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis instructive program will provide a comprehensive review of developments concerning the important procedural rules that govern litigation in New York State.  What You Will Learn Recent cases concerning jurisdiction and enforcement of judgments Update regarding statute of limitations case law Discussion of new cases dealing with discovery issues New cases a...

Practising Law Institute






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