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Sep 16, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

California Employment Law Update 2014

San Francisco, California, USA
PLI’s California Employment Law Update addresses the issues confronted by employment law advisers, litigators and human resources management and professionals, with particular emphasis on California State law considerations. This program combines a comprehensive review of case law and regulatory developments, an in-depth analysis of emerging issues, and practical guidance about best practices to ...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 16, 2014

Conference

GCR Live 2nd Annual New York

New York, New York, USA
Chaired by Nick Levy, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Ronan Harty, Davis Polk & Wardwell. Now in its 2nd year, delegates at this year's event will hear big name speakers - including top government officials, economists and in-house counsel as well as private practice lawyers - debate current hot topics in an interactive one-day event at 7 World Trade Center. CONFERENCE TOPICS INCLUDE: Ant...

Global Competition Review
Sep 16, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Bullying by and of Lawyers: Why It Happens and What to Do About It?

, USA
An expert panel explains why bullying is a persistent problem in the bar and on the bench, examines its effects on its victims and perpetrators, and speaks from experience about the best ways to deflect, neutralize or overcome bullying conduct by other lawyers, clients , or judges,with a special emphasis on bullying of women lawyers. The panel includes practitioners, a psychologist with expertise ...

American Bar Association
Sep 16, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Ethics in ADR

, USA
Ethics in alternative dispute resolution presents a thicket of thorny issues. Is there a duty to tell the truth? Is there a reporting obligation if a mediator or counsel learns that other counsel in a mediation has lied? What is the difference between puffing or posturing and lying? Can the attorney-client privilege be lost in a mediation disclosure? Is there a settlement negotiation privilege? Wh...

American Bar Association
Sep 16, 2014

Tele-
conference

Expense Reimbursement : Travell and Entertainment Fraud Schemes and How to Defend Against Them

USA
Overview: Expense reimbursement fraud-encompassing the myriad forms of employee travel and entertainment (T&E) schemes as well as Purchasing Card (P-Card) fraud-cost organizations hundreds of thousands, if not millions of dollars per year. According to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), expense reimbursement frauds result in a median loss of $26,000 per incident and represent 14...

TrainHR
Sep 16, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

What Did You Call Me? The Redskins, The Slants, and Disparaging Trademark Rejections at the USPTO

, USA
Section 2(a) of the Trademark Act bars registration of immoral, scandalous, or disparaging trademarks, but application of those terms varies and meanings can shift over time. This program will discuss the historical treatment of scandalous and disparaging matter in the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and federal courts, compare the TTAB decision concerning The Redskins with how the Board has trea...

American Bar Association
Sep 16, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Succeed on the "Hot Seat"

Seattle, Washington, USA
Any time you’re on the “hot seat” – facing clients, judges, angry public audiences, shareholders, Boards of Directors or the media – it’s critical that you come across as confident, in control and in charge. Your message should be clear and concise. Time is limited, questions are sharp. No room for slip-ups or mistakes. WHAT you say may ultimately protect – or damage – your reputation. This ...

The Seminar Group
Sep 17, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

5th Annual Fisheries and Hatcheries

Seattle, Washington, USA
Fish have always been a source of sustenance and livelihood for the Pacific Northwest. Over the past 150 years, habitat alterations, hydroelectric development and harvest pressure have impacted salmon and steelhead populations in the Pacific Northwest and the people and industries that depend on them. To help mitigate these impacts, hatcheries have been used to supplement declining fish population...

The Seminar Group
Sep 17, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

California Construction Law

Santa Monica, California, USA
If you are a stakeholder in the California construction industry, this is one seminar you cannot afford to miss. California’s Top Construction Lawyers and Mediators have come together for a two day Seminar on topics including: New Construction Law Developments, Competitive Bidding and Bid Protests, Construction Changes, Permitting and Environmental Considerations, Bankruptcy, Abandonment and Suret...

The Seminar Group
Sep 17, 2014

Tele-
conference

Employment Law Webinar – How To Conduct Workplace Investigations That Hold Up In Court

USA
FREE Monthly Employment Law Webinars Presented by Hatmaker Law Group Educational opportunities for employers, owners, managers, accountants, attorneys, and human resource professionals to stay current with up-to-date information on important California employment law issues. Participate from the comfort of your own office or conference room with colleagues. September's Topic: "How To Conduct Wo...

Hatmaker Law Group
Sep 17, 2014

Tele-
conference

Beef Science and Tendering - Webinar By Norman G. Marriott

USA
Overview The successful incorporation of beef in the food industry involves providing consumers with consistently tender beef. To ensure that this challenge is attained, the food industry needs to be familiar with the factors that contribute to beef tenderness and how this important trait can be maximized. This status is attained through the antemortem, postmortem, and food preparation techniques ...

Compliance4all
Sep 17, 2014

Conference

GIR Live New York - Judgment calls and grey areas in international investigations

New York, New York, USA
Chaired by Bruce Yannett, Debevoise & Plimpton and Joseph Warin, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. Delegates are invited to attend a cocktail reception hosted by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer on Tuesday, 16 September from 19.00 - 20.00, followed by a conference dinner hosted by Norton Rose Fulbright from 20.00 onwards. The cocktail reception and conference dinner will take place at the University Club.

Global Investigations Review
Sep 17, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Out of Left Field: UCC Article 9's Application to Non-Lending Transactions

, USA
This program will discuss how Article 9 applies to transactions when you least expect it. Topics will include consignments, sales of payment rights, leases, conditional sales, and other transactions where the application of Article 9 may be a surprise.

American Bar Association
Sep 17, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

"Technotainment" 2014: Distributing Content Across Multiple Platforms

San Francisco, California, USA
This 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 of 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 cases involving convergence issue...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 18, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Government Contracts 2014

Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Government Contracts law and practice continue to evolve. Congress has responded to budgetary pressures with calls for more reform of the acquisition system. New regulations, such as the imposition of rules requiring avoidance, detection, and reporting of counterfeit or suspect electronic parts and other counterfeit items ripple all the way down the supply chain. False claims Act recoveries and qu...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 18, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Due Diligence on Chinese Companies: Methods, Tools and Resources for Determining Fact from Fiction

, USA
It's important for US firms to thoroughly investigate their "partners" in China including their joint venture partners, M&A targets, distributors, suppliers, senior managers, consultants and agents, third party services providers, and governmental stakeholders. Critical mistakes can be made if an investor links up with the wrong partner. Topics will include a review of the methods and tools employ...

American Bar Association
Sep 18, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

21st Annual Washington Construction Law

Seattle, Washington, USA
If you practice Construction Law, desire to practice Construction Law, or are confronted with matters involving Construction Law, you cannot afford to miss this conference. Learn recent developments in Washington and Federal case law, statutes and regulations. Learn how to protect the rights of your clients when dealing with public contracts, cutting edge contracting delivery methods, insurance, t...

The Seminar Group
Sep 19, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Legal and Regulatory Issues in the Healthcare Industry

Los Angeles, California, USA
With the completion of the enrollment phase of the Affordable Care Act, health care in the United States has entered a new era that will be characterized by extensive changes and challenges. The convoluted landscape of federal and state regulations will become even more complex as regulators ramp up enforcement activities under Obamacare and related statutes. Audits by government agencies on all l...

The Seminar Group
Sep 19, 2014

Conference

3rd Annual GAR Live New York

New York, USA
Chaired by David W. Rivkin, Debevoise & Plimpton and Pierre Bienvenu, Norton Rose Fulbright. CONFERENCE TOPICS INCLUDE: - ''The year in review'' - GAR Live Symposium - Innovation and IA – the good, the bad and the ugly - Oxford union - style debate All delegates are invited to attend a post event cocktail reception kindly hosted by NERA Economic Consulting.

Global Arbitration Review
Sep 22, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Litigators 2014

New York, New York, USA
Mark Your Calendar.  More Information to Come!

Practising Law Institute
Sep 22, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Litigators 2014

New York, New York, USA
Newly admitted attorneys in New York State are required, during each of their first two years after admission to the Bar, to complete at least 16 transitional CLE credit hours in ethics and professionalism, skills, and law practice management and/or areas of professional practice.By attending one of PLI’s one-day Bridge-the-Gap programs, you can fulfill your ethics and skills requirements and can ...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 22, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of International Taxation 2014

San Francisco, California, USA
In a global business, the tax laws of the United States may impact transactions regardless of where the transactions take place. 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 international tax experts and feature a substantially revised schedule including new ses...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 23, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

White Collar Crime 2014: Prosecutors and Regulators Speak

New York, New York, USA
In 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 government’s enforce...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 23, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

An Opportune Time to Revisit Your Severance Issues Checklist

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
There have been a number of important developments relating to severance in recent years, including the recent Supreme Court decision relating to FICA and the impact of the IRS enforcement initiative concerning Section 409A compliance. This panel will take stock of those developments in the context of an ongoing, proactive approach to handling individual and group severance arrangements. In part...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Sep 23, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Condominiums Opportunities & Pitfalls

Miami, Florida, USA
Condominium Development is Back in a Big Way, but for a variety of reasons, Condo Development could be dangerous for Developers, Contractors, Subcontractors, and Design Professionals. Present conditions exist that could produce problems for Condo Developers, including lack of qualified workforce, the speed of development, and the potential lack of oversight of the entire designing and construction...

The Seminar Group






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