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Mar 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics in Social Media 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendEthics permeates all areas of today's legal practice.  Risks to attorneys have increased dramatically with fines, censure and disbarment.  With the proliferation of social media, what types of personal information are companies permitted to access without the consent of their employees or applicants?  How is privacy and security addressed?  What do Federal ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Social Security Disability 2016: From Administrative Proceedings to Federal Practice

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAfter the Social Security Administration denies an initial disability claim, a claimant may find it confusing, difficult, and even overwhelming to appeal a denial. Many claimants cannot afford legal representation and must navigate the appeals process on their own. In this program, you will learn the basics of Social Security law and practice and how to represent disabled chil...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

New York CPLR 2016

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 The most recent interpretations of the landmark Supreme Court Daimler decision, and other jurisdiction issues Important Court of Appeals decision, and other cases, regarding enforcement ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Appellate Advocacy 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAppellate Advocacy will give you real-world insight into effective appellate advocacy. Attendees will learn about all aspects of the appellate process, from things to do (and not to do) in the trial court, to strategies and techniques for persuasive brief writing and oral argument, to how and when to seek amicus support, to the rehearing and certiorari processes.  Attende...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Government Investigations 2016: Handling Corporate Investigations Resulting from a Breach of Electronic Information and Parallel Proceedings

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendCorporations and other organizations create, store, and utilize that information in all facets of business. Unfortunately, corporate electronic information can be breached and any such breach can lead to investigations by various government agencies at the federal and State levels. Those investigations may lead to disputes about scope and the volume of corporate information to...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Trademark Law Annual Review 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis advanced level program will provide an up-to-the-minute review of current trends and case law impacting the practice of trademark law today.  Essential for corporate and law firm attorneys who specialize or often find themselves involved in trademark law, this program brings together an outstanding expert faculty of practitioners and industry experts who will pr...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 23, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Copyright Law Annual Review 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAs copyright law continues to become increasingly complex in the face of new technologies and new ways of doing business, it is more important than ever to stay up-to-date.  In order to continue to provide the sophisticated, pragmatic legal advice your clients expect, attend this program where you will learn about the latest developments from a group of leading experts on...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Nuts & Bolts of State and Local Tax 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend State and local taxation has become increasingly important. The state and local tax liabilities of many companies exceed their federal tax liabilities and state revenue departments have intensified their audit activities in a search for revenue.PLI is delighted to present this essential program in which leading state and local tax experts will describe basic principles of sta...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for the Negotiating Lawyer 2016

New York, New York, USA
What You Will Learn Ethics rules that govern behavior in negotiation, including: When is it permissible to communicate with adverse clients, directly or indirectly? What exposure does counsel have for participating in the negotiation and execution of contracts containing express or implied misrepresentations? Protecting sensitive information and responding to opponent’s probe...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 30, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Next Steps in Social Media for Nonprofits and Public Interest Organizations: Deepening Your Online Outreach and Engagement Strategies (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Please note that CLE credit is not available for this program.Why You Should AttendWith the focus of social media in the legal profession, smart non-profits and public interest organizations are cultivating a robust social media presence. Learn what uses of social media are gaining traction, tools and tips that nonprofits are embracing, and how to effectively integrate social media with your overa...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 30, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Pension Plan Investments 2016: Current Perspectives

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendExperienced practitioners in the area of pension investment law, will give their perspectives, and illuminate issues, on current topics and recent developments. Continued statutory, regulatory and market changes ensure a full agenda of new developments to be debated and analyzed by the panelists. The Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation brought a new regulatory structure fo...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 31, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Trial Evidence 2016: Advocacy, Analysis, Illustrations

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendTrial Evidence is a fast-moving program, featuring a unique blend of evidence doctrinal analysis and practical applications. You will learn fundamental evidence law, as well as important recent trends and developments.Program Format and FacultyThe program is both highly informative and entertaining. Numerous evidentiary issues will be illustrated by actual cases, movies, novel...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 31, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2016

San Francisco, California, 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...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 1, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

California Public Benefits: The Basics for Non-Profit and Pro Bono Advocacy 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendLow-income clients need your help to protect their rights to potentially life-saving benefits. Many low-income clients have difficulty navigating the confusing and bureaucratic processes to establish and maintain eligibility for public benefits. Without legal assistance and advocacy, large numbers of clients go without the benefits to which they are entitled, which can often l...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 1, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Employment Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWhether you are new to the field, seeking a quick refresher, or if your law practice only touches upon employment law issues, this jam-packed employment law primer is designed for you.  An expert faculty will lead you through the major regulations and case law governing the employer/employee relationship and offer practical pointers ranging from hiring to firing and every...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

21st Annual Consumer Financial Services Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently celebrated its fourth anniversary and the consumer financial services industry is struggling to keep pace with the CFPB’s extraordinary number of regulatory and enforcement initiatives.  At the same time state and other federal regulators and attorneys general are ramping up their activities, and the volume of...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Commercial Real Estate Financing 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should AttendThis year's seminar will explore new and advanced topics in commercial real estate financing.  Our faculty of experienced attorneys, in conjunction with non-attorney real estate professionals, will discuss (i) capital stack structuring vehicles such as joint ventures, mezzanine financing and (in New York only) crowd-funding, (ii) how interest rate hedging works for borrow...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

TechLaw Institute 2016: The Digital Evolution

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendWe are in the midst of a Digital Evolution. Technology is evolving at a rapid pace, leapfrogging existing laws and regulations. Traditional businesses grapple with disruptive and “sharing” technologies on a daily basis. The virtual and mobile workplace is presenting new and unique challenges for employers. Data security has become the foremost concern for C-suite e...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 6, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Providing Legal Assistance in the Aftermath of Disaster Part II (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendA major disaster is likely to strike in California within our lifetime. In the aftermath, survivors will need help to resolve legal issues related to the disaster. By attending this program, as well as the companion program, Providing Legal Assistance in the Aftermath of Disaster Part I (available On-Demand), you will learn about the most common post-disaster legal issues...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 6, 2016

Conference

CLLA 122nd National Convention & the 85th Chicago Spring Meeting

Chicago, Illinois, USA
The Commercial Law League of America is heading back to Chicago for the 2016 National Convention. This year’s event promises to deliver the same high quality education, networking, and fun you’ve come to expect. Meet attorneys, credit managers, law list publishers, collection agency members, and industry professionals at this dynamic four-day event. Educational Programs include: Cyber Warfare and...

Commercial Law League of America
Apr 7, 2016

CLE

Commercial Law League of America One-Day Bankruptcy Program

Chicago, Illinois, USA
For Non-CLLA Members in the Chicago Area, the CLLA Bankruptcy Section presents a One-Day Education Program during our National Convention. The program includes all day CLE education and a post-session cocktail hour ''meet & greet'' with the CLLA Bankruptcy Section leadership. Education Sessions: 1) Hidden Assets in Consumer and Business Bankruptcy Cases. 2) To Amend or Not:Debating the Pros and C...

Commercial Law League of America
Apr 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Handle Your First Pro Bono Case in New York 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will address practical issues that often arise in pro bono representation and strategies for successfully handling them.What You Will Learn Strategies for providing pro bono legal services Anticipating circumstances that may arise in pro bono representation Preparing for appearances on behalf of pro bono clients before tribunals, courts, officers and agen...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 8, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

How to Prepare an Initial Public Offering 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendIn almost any market, understanding the IPO process is an essential skill for both legal and business advisors.Hear from an experienced faculty, including attorneys, underwriters, and a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission staff, who will analyze the nuts and bolts of an initial public offering. The speakers will guide you through the initial public offering proces...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 11, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Broadband and Cable Industry Law 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAttend this renowned program, and hear cutting-edge analysis of federal initiatives and FCC regulations. Plus examine the latest negotiation trends, current case law, and the latest technology forecasts. Join the country’s leading outside and in-house counsel representing cable operators, cable programmers, municipalities, and online service providers — and the reg...

Practising Law Institute
Apr 13, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendOur 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 understanding your client’s expectations.   Our experienced faculty provides their unique perspectives on ...

Practising Law Institute






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