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Jun 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

San Francisco, California, 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
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

San Francisco, California, 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
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendKnowing how to conduct efficient and effective internal investigations is key to protecting your clients or company. Companies and their counsel need to be diligent and proactive in identifying risks and remedying potential issues. At this program, an expert faculty will use an accounting fraud scenario with a graphic novel presentation to review the fundamentals of conducting...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

ABA

Improving Firm Profitability

, USA
Learn from the leading legal industry financial expert how to increase your firm's bottom dollar. Most firms have grown their accounting staff since the economic downturn. Firms are more dependent on their CFOs to find ways to improve efficiencies. This webinar will explore ways that CFOs and other managing partners can make the firm more profitable by improving profits per equity partner. Jeff G...

American Bar Association
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

ABA

Enforceable Future Conflicts Waivers

, USA
Expand your practice by using future conflicts waivers. When properly done, they can help you minimize the risk of disqualification from taking on a new case which is adverse to a current client's. In almost every U.S. jurisdiction, it is unethical for attorneys to take on a matter that is adverse to a current client without their consent. To that end, several firms attempt to minimize the risk ...

American Bar Association
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Online

ABA

The Gathering Storm: How Should Plan Fiduciaries Address Health Care Provider Overbilling?

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
Over the past several years the federal government has taken an aggressive stand against alleged overbilling to government health programs (such as Medicare) by health care providers. Similar issues affect private health plans. Plan fiduciaries must investigate and take action to remediate overbilling because ERISA compels fiduciaries to act prudently and in accordance with plan provisions. Provid...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
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 - Online

ABA

Overpayments, Underpayments, Fiduciary Duty and IRS Qualification

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
Pension benefit plan overpayments and underpayment are increasingly the subject of litigation. This is especially true due to the fiduciary responsibility that may arise from such administrative errors. This teleconference will review the increasing incidents of pension plan overpayments and underpayments and the competing responses under ERISA and IRS guidance. What are the responsibilities of pl...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
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 Copyright Law in the Data Era 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendRelentless advancement in online media continues to test copyright law’s limits.  This program will focus on copyright in the digital data era, ensuring that attendees will gain a firm understanding of copyright basics and the rising issues challenging copyright enforcement.  The Supreme Court’s 2014 Aereo decision illustrated this tension between emergin...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Eligibility, Prior Art and Obviousness 2015: Current Trends in Sections 101, 102 and 103

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThe Supreme Court has, in recent years, taken a renewed and profound interest in the U.S. patent system. This means, for many of us, 35 USC 101 has become a topic of conversation between ourselves and our clients. The conundrum is not just what the guidelines or decisions are today, but where will we be in the years and decades ahead during the enforcement period of patents no...

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
Please click here to access the NEW YORK CITY Homework.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 d...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 16, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendIn today’s online media and e-commerce environment, lawyers are increasingly called upon to provide advice about trademark-related issues.  Familiarity with basic trademark law is quickly becoming a vital part of any lawyer’s equipment, whether one is a neophyte or a twenty-year veteran to the practice.  Knowing the trademark law basics can help you fend ...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 16, 2015

CLE

ABA

Equitable Remedies After Rochow: Has Anything Really Changed?

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
What has the evolving case law on equitable remedies revealed about what may be available and how easy or difficult it may be to prove? The panel will discuss: surcharge, equitable estoppel, reformation, equitable accounting, and disgorgement of profits as well as possible defenses to each remedy. Topics will include: What is the burden of proof to obtain equitable relief? What is appropriat...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 17, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Mid-Year Update Including Employee Handbooks and Verifying Readiness for July 1

, USA
Join Hatmaker Law Group for this one-hour webinar on the latest developments this year in labor and employment law including updating your employee handbook and preparing for new legislation going into effect on July 1, 2015. Hatmaker Law Group conducts a monthly webinar series on various employment and labor law topics to provide up-to-date information to California employers, business owners, ma...

Hatmaker Law Group
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
Jun 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

California Guardianship Law 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendLearn the basics of guardianship law and procedure so that you can competently represent a child or adult petitioner in establishing a guardianship of the person.  This program will teach you how to represent parties in both uncontested and contested guardianship proceedings.   What You Will Learn Guardianship of the Person Law and Procedure Alternatives t...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

ABA

Employee Benefits in Mergers and Acquisitions National Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Managing Employee Benefits and Compensation Through M&A Transactions (Public Company Focus) PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS: T. David Cowart, Dentons US LLP, Dallas, TX Charmaine L. Slack, Jones Day, New York, NY FACULTY: Pamela Baker, Dentons US LLP, Chicago, IL (Invited) Henry C. Eickelberg, General Dynamics Corporation, Falls Church, VA John Koski, Dentons US LLP, Chicago, IL Andrew Liazos, McDermott W...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program, designed for employment law practitioners and human resources professionals at all levels, brings together prominent practitioners from the management and plaintiffs’ bars, in-house counsel and members of the judiciary, to analyze and provide practical guidance on the latest developments in the employment discrimination arena.  In addition to pro...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Audit Committees and Financial Reporting 2015: Recent Developments and Current Issues

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTENDAs we continue to see many new regulations from the SEC, PCAOB and financial institution regulators, we also continue to see numerous challenges emerge for the audit committee.  If you are a director or member of an audit committee, or if you advise audit committees, this program will help you understand what is required of the audit committee, and those who advise them, ...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

ABA

M&A Due Diligence for ERISA Attorneys: A Case Study

Chicago, Illinois, USA
A practical hands-on one-day seminar on how to conduct due diligence on employee benefits and executive compensation in mergers and acquisitions transactions involving both U.S. and international operations. The seminar will focus on a case study, including an offering memo for the business and a virtual due diligence room. Material in the due diligence room reflects various current notices requi...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jun 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Succeed As A Summer Associate 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend A summer associate position is really a twelve-week interview. Simply avoiding career-limiting behavior is not enough; you need to successfully navigate the dilemmas and challenges you’ll face during the summer. Our experts will help you figure out how to turn this opportunity into a permanent position at the firm. If you haven’t yet secured a summer position and ...

Practising Law Institute
Jun 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2015

San Francisco, California, 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
Jun 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Broker-Dealer Regulation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendMajor changes in broker-dealer industry and regulatory framework continue as a result of the financial services crisis, the resulting regulatory reform and other trends and developments.  At the same time, FINRA’s rewrite of its Rulebook as part of its Rulebook Consolidation process is almost complete, and broker-dealers became subject to FINRA’s new supervisi...

Practising Law Institute






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