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Oct 21, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Managing Complex Litigation 2014: Class Actions; Mass Torts & MDL

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendHigh stakes aggregate litigation continues to be an evolving area of practice that has experienced a significant shift due to landmark decisions over the last few years. In this half-day program, learn from an experienced faculty of judges, plaintiff and defense counsel, and dispute resolution professionals the latest strategies and techniques to navigate the developing landscape of these complex cases....

Practising Law Institute
Oct 21, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

2014 ABA International Fall Meeting

Buenos Aires, Argentina
The ABA Section of International Law invites you to attend our 2014 Fall Meeting in the beautiful city of Buenos Aires, Argentina from October 21-25, 2014. The 2014 Fall Meeting will bring together over 1,000 leading attorneys, corporate counsel, government officials, academics and NGO lawyers for a conference unlike any other. World-class speakers and international legal experts will lead over 70 ...

American Bar Association, Section of International Law
Oct 21, 2014

Conference

6th Mastering IP & IT Transactions

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Gain a better understanding of the rapidly developing field of IP & IT law • Learn how a well managed due diligence process can mitigate risks associated with IP & IT transactions • Explore best practices for drafting and structuring IP& IT licensing agreements • Examine the unique contract issues in cross-border licensing • Discover how outsourcing can help you as budgets tighten ...

Federated Press
Oct 21, 2014

Conference

Financial Institutions Litigation conference 2014

London EC3N 2BQ, United Kingdom
Join this IBCLegal event to understand the impact of the recent developments involving disputes and financial institutions and to analyse the hottest topics including LIBOR, Forex and other market manipulation litigation. Key issues for 2014 include: 1. Mis-selling, funds litigation, Forex, LIBOR and other market manipulation disputes 2. The impact of case law - explained by financial institutions ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Oct 21, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Strategies For Defeating Patent Trolls After The Supreme Court’s 2013 Term

, USA
This program will provide the audience with a comprehensive understanding of the evolving threats posed by non-practicing entities (NPE). Panelists will discuss the various countermeasures available to threats made by NPEs, such as inter parties review (IPR) proceedings, the threat of sanctions under Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, attorneys' fees under 35 U.S.C. section 285, recent ...

American Bar Association
Oct 21, 2014

Tele-
conference

How to Write and Implement Effective Policies & Procedures

USA
Overview Miles Hutchinson, experienced CPA and financial analyst, will discuss the basic principles of policy and procedure design, how to plan a project, including a detailed project budget, how to write clear and concise standards, how to obtain senior management approval of your policies and procedures, how to ensure compliance with those procedures, and the most efficient way to keep your processes up-to-date....

Compliance4all
Oct 22, 2014

Conference

10th Annual Knowledge Management in the Legal Profession

New York, New York, USA
So what have we learned in the last 10 years (since Ark began hosting its annual KM conference)? Were the expectations unreasonable? Did we act on what we said our priorities would be? Have we delivered KM, or have we redefined it? Clearly, KM has not been left behind or subsumed into other support functions. However, KM must continue to evolve in step with changing working practices and behaviors ...

Ark Group
Oct 22, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Cheap Talk: Witness Payments and Conferring with Testifying Witnesses

, USA
One of the thorniest ethics questions confronting litigators is when they may "compensate" a witness. Former employees who are out of work, former employees who live outside the jurisdiction and refuse to come to trial unless they are compensated, retirees who know so much but do not have "lost wages"—just how far does Model Rule 3.4 reach in prohibiting an "inducement to a witness"? Can lawyers be ...

American Bar Association
Oct 22, 2014

CLE

Affirmative Action Workshop

Arlington, Virginia, USA
Participation in the Affirmative Action Workshop is recommended for those who want exposure to affirmative action principles or the Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs (OFCCP). NELI also recommends the Workshop as a refresher following reassignment or for those who have less than 10 years of experience preparing AAPs and/or defending OFCCP audits. Prior participants regularly comment ...

NELI
Oct 22, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Games Industry Client 2014

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendInteractive console and computer games and downloadable software applications represent an enormous and growing segment of the worldwide entertainment marketplace. Intellectual property, including videogames and downloadable application products, is one of America’s leading exports in the 21st Century. The introduction of new Xbox and PlayStation consoles in late 2013, continued ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 22, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Broker/Dealer Regulation and Enforcement 2014

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendThis program will focus on the many significant developments in the regulation and oversight of broker-dealers. New rules are continuously promulgated under the Dodd-Frank Act and have substantial implications for broker-dealers and the industry. At the same time, there is heightened enforcement of the federal securities laws. The SEC Division of Enforcement has established a ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 23, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation (31st Annual)

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendSection 1983 authorizes the assertion of federal constitutional claims against state and local officials and municipalities. These claims are filed in the courts on an ongoing basis by individuals alleging police misconduct, public employees asserting free speech violations, landowners, licensees, and prisoners, among others. Section 1983 litigation is often complex, raising issues ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 23, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Securities Laws Fall 2014

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why you should attendWhether you are new to the field or seeking a quick refresher or an update, this is a securities law primer that you won’t want to miss. This program provides an overview and discussion of the basic aspects of the U.S. federal securities laws by leading in-house and law firm practitioners and key SEC representatives. Emphasis will be placed on the interplay among the Securities ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 23, 2014

CLE

Affirmative Action Briefing

Arlington, Virginia, USA
Here are representative topics included in our 2013 series - the agenda for 2014 will be available in July. New Developments! Item 1: Coverage of the two NEW rules announced August 27th by DOL under the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act and the resulting requirements placed on federal contractors by both. Item 2: A discussion of ...

NELI
Oct 23, 2014

Training

Management Course Stage 1

London, United Kingdom
Our comprehensive course helps you to understand what constitutes as a successful law firm. Management Course Stage 1 is the compulsory SRA course that all newly qualified solicitors are required to take following qualification and before the end of their third CPD year. By understanding the goals of your organisation, you will be able to communicate your ideas clearly and effectively at every level ...

The City Law School
Oct 23, 2014

CLE - Online

Contract Law Advanced Masterclass for Non-Lawyers(23-oct-14)

,Sydney Australia, New South Wales, Australia
Master your contract interpretation & preparation skills through this advanced program designed to extract, discuss, & interpret complex contract law issues & the real intent behind clauses, terms & conditions to generate true value for your business. Key Learning Outcomes Identify the legal issues which arise from using certain contract terms clauses Review select terms and conditions and identify ...

Informa Australia
Oct 23, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

3rd Annual Construction Law in Florida

Miami, Florida, USA
With the prolonged downturn in the economy, the gradually re-emerging construction industry brings with it increased pressure to satisfy one goal – get work and insure profitability. However, ignoring best practices and recent trends in construction law and technology can be perilous even in a good economy. Blending both legal and real world issues through an outstanding faculty, this seminar will ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 23, 2014

Conference

5th Enterprise Risk Management for Corporate Counsel

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Counsel's role in risk monitoring and measurement • Evaluating the existing ERM infrastructure • The measurement of risk concentrations • Using ERM to limit risk exposure while adding value to the organization • The tools required for effective litigation risk analysis • Developing a governance and risk reporting initiative • Promoting brand integrity and enforcing IP rights • Defending ...

Federated Press
Oct 24, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Health Care and Life Sciences Law 2014

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendJoin PLI’s expert faculty of health care and life sciences practitioners, in-house counsel, government regulators, and prosecutors as we examine the current state of health care and life sciences law and what the future might hold for affected parties. This program will cover the broad range of issues confronting the health care and life sciences industry: structuring of compliant ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Filings 2014: Practical Guidance in a Changing Environment

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendThis popular program will analyze in detail the principal forms used for filings with the SEC under the Securities Act of 1933 (“Securities Act”), and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”), with particular emphasis on the mechanics of and timing for assembling particular filings. Each segment of the program will incorporate practical tips and/or interactive drafting exercises....

Practising Law Institute
Oct 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Outsourcing 2014: Sourcing Critical Services

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendPLI’s Outsourcing 2014 is a “must” for every lawyer with business clients engaged in outsourcing transactions!Outsourcing brings new opportunities and new risks for companies sourcing or providing critical services such as information technology, finance and accounting, human resources, facilities management, analytics and other critical non-core functions.And there are newer ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Commercial Real Estate Institute (16th Annual)

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why you should attendCommercial real estate fundamentals (rents, vacancy rates and development activity), although slow, are visibly recovering, with REITs outperforming other asset classes. Practitioners with a broad skill set will find it easier to achieve and maintain a viable real estate practice in this environment, given the general economy’s downward pressures on tenant retention, rental growth, ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 27, 2014

Conference

Contract Law Fundamentals for Non-Lawyers

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Build confidence around legal terminology and contractual obligations to help protect your commercial interests, assist in contract development and avoid disputes. Better equip yourself to understand the legal advice you receive, interpret it correctly and generate true value for your business. Key Learning Outcomes Examine and address current topical issues in contract law Review statutory and common ...

Informa Australia
Oct 28, 2014

Conference

2nd Information Governance for Law Departments

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Find out how to effectively deal with information governance business issues, policies and practices • Discover how the legal departments at the TMX Group and Morneau Shepell foster an information governance culture • Hear about the opportunities and risks of managing Big Data from Ricoh Canada • Discover key challenges to information governance • Find out how IBIS Corporation manages ...

Federated Press
Oct 29, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

The Dollars and Sense of Applying for Legal Malpractice Insurance

, USA
The task of completing the annual application for legal malpractice insurance is often viewed as a nuisance, and as a result, it frequently does not get appropriate time and attention. Firms may unknowingly leave money (in the form of premium dollars) on the table, or say things that affect the firm’s insurability, coverage or terms. Our panel of experienced industry professionals will discuss the ...

American Bar Association
Oct 29, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast
Oct 29, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

2nd Annual Partition Litigation

Los Angeles, California, USA
Partition cases are infrequent, but sooner or later, most litigators, especially those dealing with real estate, will be confronted with a partition dispute. Attorneys with a general litigation mindset tend to be unfamiliar with the nuances of partition disputes. It is essential for attorneys to recognize when the unique partition remedies and procedures are applicable and how to use them effectively and efficiently....

The Seminar Group
Oct 29, 2014

Conference

The Art and Science of Patent Searching - Patentability, Validity and Infringement

London, United Kingdom
Through lecture and practical hands-on patent searching exercises, this three-day course comprehensively teaches how to conduct a professional patent search. Upon completion of the course, the attendees will have learned: How to approach a search in a systematic, methodical and exhaustive way. How to properly scope a search before even beginning How to carefully search by ECLA, IPC, and other classification ...

Management Forum Ltd
Oct 29, 2014

Conference

Contract Law Masterclass for Non-Lawyers

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Learn to better manage risk, systematically audit contracts & improve dispute resolution by examining advanced elements of contract law & contractual obligations. Become competent at assessing the legal advice you receive & interpreting it correctly to generate true value for your business. Key Learning Outcomes Gain new tools, knowledge and means to handle and develop legally astute and advantageous ...

Informa Australia
Oct 29, 2014

Training

Management Course Stage 2

London, United Kingdom
Essential for those who wish to develop their understanding of how a successful law firm operates, and the tools required to improve your own development and progression. This is the SRA Management Course Stage 2 which looks at some of the concepts considered in the Stage 1 course from a new perspective, and introduces new topics such as negotiation and business writing skills. It will demonstrate ...

The City Law School
Oct 29, 2014

CLE

Affirmative Action Workshop

San Francisco, California, USA
Participation in the Affirmative Action Workshop is recommended for those who want exposure to affirmative action principles or the Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs (OFCCP). NELI also recommends the Workshop as a refresher following reassignment or for those who have less than 10 years of experience preparing AAPs and/or defending OFCCP audits. Prior participants regularly comment ...

NELI
Oct 29, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Financial Services Industry Regulatory Compliance & Ethics Forum 2014

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendIn the aftermath of the financial crisis and recent scandals, and targeted examination and enforcement scrutiny, financial services firms’ corporate compliance and ethics programs are under intense observation. At this program, attendees will get a solid foundation in the relevant regulatory framework, as well as practical considerations regarding the design and implementation of such programs....

Practising Law Institute
Oct 30, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Prison Law 2014 (Free)

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendWhether representing incarcerated people while in private practice, public interest practice or as a policy advocate, the issues and the environment in which advocates operate is increasingly challenging and complex. This year, PLI’s fifth program on Prison Law will address the legal framework for civil litigation filed on behalf of incarcerated people in federal and state courts ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 30, 2014

CLE

Affirmative Action Briefing

San Francisco, California, USA
Here are representative topics included in our 2013 series - the agenda for 2014 will be available in July. New Developments! Item 1: Coverage of the two NEW rules announced August 27th by DOL under the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act and the resulting requirements placed on federal contractors by both. Item 2: A discussion of ...

NELI
Oct 30, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

4th Annual Successful Multi-Family & Mixed Use Development

Seattle, Washington, USA
According to the US Census Bureau, Seattle is the fastest growing city in the entire country, with an annual growth rate of 2.8%. Rain city added 18,000 new residents between July 1, 2013 and July 1, 2014, bringing the current population to over 652,000. Regional growth is also impressive, with 57,000 new residents added to the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metropolitan area, for a total of over 3.6 million residents and growing....

The Seminar Group
Oct 30, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

How to Be a Successful Associate

, USA
The seminar is designed to provide guidance to associates at an early stage of their career development that will put them on the road to success. Topics covered include core competencies such as communicating effectively (particularly when receiving projects, working on projects, and presenting conclusions), being rigorous with respect to research and writing, managing workload effectively (including, ...

American Bar Association
Oct 30, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Dealing in Drought: Development, Legislation and Litigation

Los Angeles, California, USA
2014 is being touted as California’s single driest year on record and severe drought conditions have brought the state to a crossroads. Is drought now going to be the new normal in California? This program will help attendees understand the impacts of drought on the competing needs of urban, agricultural and environmental water users. A diverse group of water leaders from state and local government, ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 30, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

3rd Annual Easements in Washington

Seattle, Washington, USA
Do you or your clients need access through an adjoining property? Do you need new and somewhat unique easements? Is your property subject to easements obtained by utility companies or the government? As the way we divide property interests change, so do easements and how we obtain them, value them and describe them. Even if you have been working with easements for years, join us for a very unique ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 31, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2014

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendLawyers counseling businesses need to have a solid foundation in principles of antitrust law and an understanding of the latest antitrust developments in order to appropriately advise their clients. The consequences of running afoul of antitrust rules can be costly: class actions, treble damage litigation, government enforcement, and adverse publicity are all possible outcomes if mistakes are made....

Practising Law Institute
Oct 31, 2014

Workshop

National Workshop on Empirical Legal Research and Data Analysis

Lucknow, India
Amity university Lucknow is organizing "National Workshop on Empirical Legal Research and Data Analysis" from 31st October to 1st November. The workshop would mainly target young teachers and those pursuing Ph D. Besides, social scientists, research personnel with Govt. and non Govt. Sectors, and research scholars working in various streams of social sciences (especially from Law, Sociology, Political ...

Amity Law School, Lucknow Campus
Nov 3, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA Fall 2014: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why you should attendThe ability to identify and appropriately use financial and accounting information is relevant to a wide range of legal and regulatory matters for attorneys and other professionals. Litigators and transactional attorneys will benefit from this practical course designed specifically for non-accountants and taught by members of the nation’s top accounting, tax and advisory firms, ...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 3, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Licensing Today 2014: Making Money Without Getting Sued

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendIn the current economy, the heat is on to monetize patent portfolios. Thus, understanding patent transactions has never been more important. Experts in patent licensing will tell you how to get the most money from patent licensing, how to negotiate patent license agreements, and discuss “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” examples from actual patent license agreements. The program ...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 3, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2014

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendCompanies continue to turn to licensing because it offers valuable economic and strategic opportunities. Licensing can be used to gain access to intellectual property at a lower cost than developing or purchasing intellectual property assets, and as a way to generate new sources of revenue out of existing intellectual property assets. Virtually every business today must confront ...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 3, 2014

Training

State Aid & ESI Funds - for Operational Programmes and EU Funded Projects

Brussels, Belgium
The training focuses on State aid issues of particular importance for EU funds specialists: Concept of State Aid and Notification in Practice: State aid, assessment of State aid compatibility and notification procedure in a case involving EU funding Relation between State Aid and ESI Funds: the obligations of Managing Authorities with respect to State aid and options for securing the compatibility ...

Lexxion Publisher
Nov 3, 2014

Conference

Devil’s Advocate Auditor – Executive Decision Making

Philadelphia, USA
MAXIMISE YOUR RETURN ON DECISION MAKING The following are a few of the practical skills and tools that Devil's Advocate Auditors are trained to use:- Adopting Chain Analysis Assessing Analogues and Antilogs Business Model Analysis Grid Calibration Curves Competition Value-Added Matrix Failure Modes and Effects Analysis James-Stein Estimator Positive Deviance Project Attractiveness Score Sheet Risk ...

Management Forum Ltd
Nov 3, 2014

CLE

NYU Law Energy Policy Discussion Series

New York, New York, USA
The event will focus on the New York Public Service Commission’s “Reforming the Energy Vision (REV)” initiative to reform New York’s electric energy industry and regulatory practices to promote greater system-wide efficiency, greater deployment of renewable energy and “distributed” energy resources, and greater use of technologies, products and services to increase demand elasticity and efficiency....

NYU Law: Frank J. Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law
Nov 4, 2014

Conference

International In-house Counsel Journal Competition Law Conference

London, United Kingdom
Focusing on "hot" topics such as UK Consumer Rights Bill, CMA update, Litigation, Merger Control, Abuse of Dominance, Cartels, Information Exchange, Global Antitrust Audits and Providing internal advice to senior management on competition law this interactive day will enable delegates to learn the latest strategies being adopted in-house. Here's a preview of what to expect: Paolo Palmigiano the ...

International In-house Counsel Journal
Nov 4, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Working with Survivors of Human Trafficking: Learning about Immigration, Criminal, Civil, and Benefits Legal Remedies in California 2014 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendYou should attend this training if you would like to provide pro bono services to survivors of human trafficking, with a special emphasis on immigrant survivors of human trafficking. Many human trafficking survivors have complex and diverse needs that require the knowledge and intersection between multiple legal practices. This day-long program attempts to address the many legal ...

Practising Law Institute
Nov 4, 2014

Conference

10th Managing Privacy Compliance

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Highlights: • Best practices for designing and implementing a privacy compliance program • The latest federal and provincial regulatory developments and enforcement priorities relating to privacy • How to prepare a privacy impact assessment • Strategies for minimizing the damage to reputation in the event of a breach • Legal risks associated with employee surveillance and monitoring • Minimizing ...

Federated Press
Nov 4, 2014

Conference

14th Mini MBA for Lawyers

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Highlights: • Discover how to properly analyze financial statements and interpret a company’s financial signals • Firm up your grasp of the valuation process so you can better understand quantitative assumptions and methods on behalf of your clients • Explore the active role of corporate counsel in an M&A and the impact valuations play • Get up to speed on the role of corporate counsel in risk ...

Federated Press




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