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Mar 6, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for Government Lawyers 2015

New York, New York, USA
What you will learn: The scope and application of the attorney-client privilege in the public sector Ethics rules that apply to government lawyers Understanding who the client is The interaction between ethics rules and other regulations that affect government lawyers Transitioning between the private and public sectors

Practising Law Institute
Mar 6, 2015

Seminar

An Introduction to US Auditing Standards

London, United Kingdom
Many UK based auditors will have been asked to complete assurance services on behalf of USA based parent companies; or asked to complete a PCAOB audit. Such requests can be an invitation for trouble unless the auditor knows how to respond sensibly to such a request. The USA based auditors may presume that you know what they are talking about, they may not have much idea of the regulations which are imposed in the UK....

MBL
Mar 9, 2015

Conference

19th Annual North American Shared Services & Outsourcing Week

Orlando, Florida, USA
The 19th Annual North American Shared Services & Outsourcing Week is the world’s premier event designed for, and dedicated to shared services, outsourcing and transformation professionals. Each year, over 800 SS&O practitioners, solution-providers and research analysts gather for 4 days of information-sharing, peer-to-peer networking and benchmarking through interactive shared service center (SSC) ...

SSON
Mar 9, 2015

Seminar

Shares & Share Capital After the Companies Act 2006

Belfast, Northern Ireland
The final provisions of the Companies Act 2006 are now in force. The Act makes extensive change to the rules on shares and share capital; out with the old (authorised capital), in with the new (redeemable shares) and lots more in between. If you advise companies and or their directors on anything to do with shares share capital and dividends this seminar is a must for you. It is an in-depth explanation ...

MBL Seminars
Mar 9, 2015

Conference

Global IP Exchange

Germany, Germany
The Global IP Exchange is an invitation-only forum providing 100 hand selected directors of IP, heads of patent, trademark, brand protection and anti-counterfeiting to meet, network, benchmark and share ideas and best practices on how to overcome the critical challenges facing the intellectual property sector now and in years to come. Senior IP professionals can discover what strategies and solutions ...

IQPC Exchange
Mar 9, 2015

Training

State Aid and Services of General Economic Interest (SGEI)

Brussels, Belgium
2-day intensive training on SGEI package, methods for calculation of compensation, Altmark criteria and various case studies. Thematic scope - Concept of SGEI in the EU Treaties and in the Case Law - Explaining the SGEI Package - Calculating compensation and how to avoid Over-compensation - How to design Altmark-compliant Measures - How Public Procurement and State Aid rules interact - Case ...

lexxion training
Mar 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2015

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 generate returns ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 10, 2015

Conference

International Patent Forum 2015

London, United Kingdom
Maximise returns on your IP portfolio and keep up-to-date with the global landscape of patent law. Get ready to join over 200+ senior IP and patent counsel from more than 25 countries as Managing Intellectual Property's flagship event, the International Patent Forum, returns for its fifth year in London on March 10 & 11 2015. For a truly international focus on global patent issues including patent ...

Managing Intellectual Property
Mar 10, 2015

Conference

Mini LLB for CIO's

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Limited partnerships & joint ventures: issues affecting First Nations’ business structures • Fundamentals of Aboriginal law - impact on Aboriginal corporations • Clarifying what forms of taxation impact Aboriginal companies • Ensuring good corporate governance • Effective negotiating strategies & key agreements for Aboriginal businesses • Risk management in Aboriginal business reporting ...

Federated Press
Mar 10, 2015

Training

Navigating the New FDA Draft Guidance on ISO 10993: Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices

Palo Alto, California, USA
The webinar will focus on the amendments made to the Blue Book Memorandum #G95-1 Use of International Standards ISO-10993, “Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices Part 1: Evaluation and Testing.” It will help attendees stay updated with the current trends set out by the amendments to the guideline and help them draft guidance documents that will impact their business. Why Should You Attend: In ...

ComplianceOnline
Mar 10, 2015

Conference

3rd Mini LLB for Aboriginal Leadership

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Limited partnerships & joint ventures: issues affecting First Nations’ business structures • Fundamentals of Aboriginal law - impact on Aboriginal corporations • Clarifying what forms of taxation impact Aboriginal companies • Ensuring good corporate governance • Effective negotiating strategies & key agreements for Aboriginal businesses • Risk management in Aboriginal business reporting ...

Federated Press
Mar 10, 2015

Conference

5th Strategic Planning for Boards

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Engaging in what will be accomplished not how to achieve the results • CEOs strategic planning responsibilities • Ensuring alignment of the strategic plans with all other plans within the organization • Creating an active role for the board without usurping management’s role • Using strategic plan to allocate corporate resources • Linking risk management to the strategic planning process • ...

Federated Press
Mar 10, 2015

Conference

8th Cloud Computing Law

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Hear from top IT lawyers and in-house counsel from top companies on the risks & legal pitfalls of cloud computing • Explore the legal and compliance issues associated with cloud computing • Assess the implications of virtual storage on legal jurisdiction questions • Examine the key issues that need to be addressed when negotiating and drafting a cloud computing agreement • Learn about ...

Federated Press
Mar 10, 2015

Conference

17th Managing Tax Audits and Investigations

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Examining the crucial initial steps of the audit Managing and facilitating the tax dispute procedure • Establishing an effective case through litigation Protecting privileged documents • Handling foreign-based requests for information • Determining when a tax audit turns into an investigation - and its implications Participants: • Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP • Davis LLP • Deloitte ...

Federated Press
Mar 11, 2015

Training

21 CFR Part 820 Quality System Regulation

Palo Alto, California, USA
This quality system regulation training will explain how to apply the theory of lean documents and its corollary theory of lean configuration to present a fresh approach to complying with 21 CFR Part 820. Why Should you Attend: If you are constantly struggling to create, manage, and maintain all of the information found in controlled documents, all of which are often redundant, repetitive, and clustered ...

ComplianceOnline
Mar 11, 2015

Conference

6th Annual Intelligence Strategies & Crime Prevention For Law Enforcers

Pretoria, South Africa
The Intelligence Transfer Centre invites you to attend The 6th Annual Intelligence Strategies & Crime Prevention For Law Enforcers Conference taking place on 11 & 12 March 2015, Gallagher Estate, Midrand. The conference aims to gather some of the best state and private sector law enforcers to discuss strategies that will strengthen the combat against crime. Discussing the importance of sharing intelligence ...

Intelligence Transfer Centre
Mar 11, 2015

Conference

The 4th Offshore Investment Conference Panama 2015

Panama, Panama
A two day conference with a Latin American focus, this event is aimed at professionals within international wealth management who specialise in tax, trusts and estate planning, foundations, banking, accounting, family offices, regulation and legislation. Led by Derek R. Sambrook, Trust Services SA, Panama.

Offshore Investment
Mar 11, 2015

Workshop

EStAL Intensive Workshop

Strand, London, United Kingdom
The intensive workshop will provide in two sessions comprehensive insight on the role of the Market Economy Investor Principle (MEIP) and infrastructure funding in compliance with State aid rules. State aid experts from EU and Member States’ authorities, private legal practice and academia will elaborate on two key-topics, offering their insights and a maximum of exchange and best practices through ...

Lexxion Publisher
Mar 11, 2015

Seminar

The Law of Debt, Diligence & Bankruptcy in Scotland

Glasgow, Scotland
The law relating to bankruptcy (sequestration) within Scotland has changed extensively over the last ten years. From being an awkward and protracted process through the sheriff court, it has moved to a more process-driven operation involving an application to the Accountant in Bankruptcy and now relatively few cases are heard in the sheriff court. The new procedures have made bankruptcy available ...

MBL Seminars
Mar 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

California Eviction Defense 2.0: Beyond the Basics of Protecting Low-Income Tenants 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend“Renters across the nation, and in particular in California, are locked in a pernicious squeeze of rising rents and stagnant incomes that has diverted a growing share of their paycheck to rent,” reports the Wall Street Journal (Conor Dougherty, “California’s Affordable Rental Housing Crisis,” February 11, 2014). The Journal continues, “In the ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Doing Deals 2015: The Art of M&A Transactional Practice

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe M&A market has returned to a period of increased activity, characterized by the reemergence of larger transactions. In addition to large deals, the market has also seen a flurry of cross-border “inversion” transactions (which have been slowed by recent regulatory action), as well as spin-offs and a record number of activist campaigns. Continued high levels ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 12, 2015

Seminar

Advanced Tax Aspects of Reorganising the Family Company/Group

Glasgow, Scotland
This course builds on "Tax Aspects of Reorganising the Family Company/Group". It looks at application of the Substantial Shareholding Exemption both in the context of the s110, IA 1986 reorganisation and the s213, ICTA 1988 demerger and also in preparatory intra group reorganisations. It will also look at the availability of Business Property Relief for inheritance tax and the availability of Entrepreneurs' ...

MBL Seminars
Mar 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiating Commercial Leases 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendLeases can be a primary business asset and also contain landmines of liability. Known as the building blocks of value for all real estate, if leases are written poorly or administered without expertise, they can be the downfall of an otherwise sound real estate investment. This course is not to be missed for anyone who represents users or occupiers of space or owners as investors in real estate....

Practising Law Institute
Mar 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Basic Immigration Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will explain the basic concepts of U.S. immigration law and procedure, and discuss current developments and trends, including a legislative update on immigration reform. You will receive a course handbook with articles by leading practitioners and sample documents and forms to assist you in your practice. What You Will LearnAn overview of U.S. immigration law, including ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 12, 2015

Conference

24th Foreign Affiliates

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Hear the latest proposed technical changes to Foreign • Affiliate rules as well as recent comfort letters issued by the Federal Department of Finance • Get an update of the latest issues and trends related to foreign affiliate taxation, along with a glimpse into what to expect in the future • Explore basic concepts underpinning the foreign affiliate regime • Look at the most recent ...

Federated Press
Mar 12, 2015

Conference

3rd Aboriginal Taxation

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Explore various structures and tax issues related to First Nations business ventures • Examine the findings in Bastien & Dubé and other recent case law impacting Aboriginal taxation • Discover the current tax treatment of investment & business income for First Nations governments • Take a look at Impact Benefit Agreements and their impact on taxation • Uncover tax-effective ways to ...

Federated Press
Mar 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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 monitoring and investigating employees' social media activity; common ethical pitfalls for employment lawyers; legal issues arising both in the hiring process and termination of an employee; and violence in the workplace. There will also be break-out sessions focusing ...

New York City Bar
Mar 13, 2015

Other

Taxing IP - Reliefs, Incentives & More - Webinar

NA, United Kingdom
Taxation of Intellectual Property has come into the spotlight with the questions raised by the OECD in BEPS, and by the Public Accounts Committee here in the UK - particularly with regard to the incentives offered for those using and creating intellectual property. At the same time, governments are still very keen to ensure that they attract and keep innovative businesses. This one hour webinar will ...

MBL
Mar 13, 2015

Conference

Cultural Diversity and the Law Access to Justice in Multicultural Australia

SYDNEY, Australia
One in four Australians are born overseas. Anticipate the future directions of Australian Courts and become a leader in the management of cultural diversity. Over two days expert speakers from around the nation will share the strategies they have used to ensure access to justice for people from culturally diverse backgrounds. Be part of a conversation with Australia’s key judicial leadership on ...

Migration Council of Aust & Aust Institute of Judicial Admin
Mar 13, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Offerings 2015: A Public Offering: How it is Done

New York, New York, USA
Why Should You AttendThis 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 offerings ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 13, 2015

Seminar

Tax Aspects of Buying & Selling SMEs

Glasgow, Scotland
There is a myriad of tax issues and different taxes to consider when advising on either the sale or purchase of an SME or its business. Whether you are acting/advising in the purchase or sale of a family business or private company getting the tax right is one of the key essential elements. This seminar will give you all the latest thinking on this thorny subject. Delegates will gain a deeper understanding ...

MBL Seminars
Mar 13, 2015

Seminar

Negotiating Tax Indemnities & Warranties - A Practical Guide

Glasgow, Scotland
This seminar is aimed at accountants and solicitors who find themselves having to negotiate the tax indemnity and the warranties given on the sale or purchase of a private company. The approach is practical and will examine typical clauses in the tax deed and look at specific warranties and how they might be amended. The seminar will also cover the issue of disclosure as it affects the tax practitioner....

MBL Seminars
Mar 16, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Psychological Issues in Employment Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendPsychological issues in employment law are both unavoidable and fascinating. They help to determine counsels’ day-to-day advice regarding a variety of employment issues, play a central role in litigation, shape damages analyses, and motivate or impede resolution of disputes, including employment lawsuits. Psychological issues often are at the core of incentivizing employees, negotiating ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 16, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Law Institute (9th Annual)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendThe Institute is designed to be of ultimate practice value to all three subgroups in the patent law community: patent prosecutors, patent litigators, and strategic/transactional lawyers. The two-day schedule includes six plenary sessions of interest to all patent lawyers and six breakout sessions in each of the three subgroups.You design the two-day schedule that best meets your professional needs....

Practising Law Institute
Mar 16, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics in Social Media 2015

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 Regulations require (e....

Practising Law Institute
Mar 16, 2015

Seminar

The Statutory Residence Test

Edinburgh, Scotland
The 2013 Finance Act received Royal Assent on 17 July and the UK finally had a statutory residence test. Whilst the statutory residence test does bring greater certainty it is not without complexity. This course will provide a detailed overview of the test, discuss practical issues (including 2013/14 tax return completion) and consider the split year rules and the additional anti-avoidance provisions ...

MBL Seminars
Mar 16, 2015

Seminar

A Practical Guide to Drafting IT Contracts

London, United Kingdom
IT contracts are notoriously difficult to draft. This half-day course will introduce delegates to the "dark arts" of drafting IT contracts including wizard wheezes and a problem 'sorting hat'. The emphasis throughout will be on the practical and the pragmatic, rather than the academic. This course will be aimed at commercial lawyers without specific expertise in the drafting of IT contracts. It will ...

MBL
Mar 17, 2015

Seminar

Preparing for Partnership - A One Day Intensive Workshop for New & Future Partners

Belfast, Northern Ireland
Developing talented people has become a top priority for law firms. Nowhere is it more important to get this right than at the crucial transition point from associate to partner. Investing in effective partner development can pay significant dividends through improved performance and by reducing the costs of wasteful staff and partner turnover. Partners should not just be selected, but need to be ...

MBL Seminars
Mar 17, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamental Concepts in Drafting Contracts: What Most Attorneys Fail to Consider 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendThe reduction to writing of an agreed-upon understanding among parties can sometimes be viewed as a cursory step in formalizing a business relationship. Yet the manner in which concepts are expressed on a page is often as important as the concepts themselves. Solid contract-drafting skills are therefore essential tools to any professional who deals with transactions or business relationships....

Practising Law Institute
Mar 17, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Social Security Disability 2015: From Administrative Proceedings to Federal Practice

New York, New York, USA
Scholarships are available to attend this program. Please click this link for information.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. By attending this program, ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 18, 2015

Seminar

Company Law Update - North of the Border

Glasgow, Scotland
This course is for those who are reasonably familiar with company law but through pressure of work have little time to keep up to date with the developments in the law itself. The course aims to explain the current state of company law now that the Companies Act 2006 has bedded in, to look at certain developments in insolvency law, and to discuss implications of recent case law in the context of directors' ...

MBL Seminars
Mar 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

How To Read Financial Statements 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendFinancial statements provide information on the financial performance of companies and are the language of business. Attorneys are often required to understand financial statements in order to provide solutions to their clients’ problems, including structuring financial transactions and litigating business disputes. At this practical half-day event, a distinguished panel ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 18, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation and Other Workplace Cases and Trends

, USA
Susan K. Hatmaker, Esq. of Hatmaker Law Group will present a free one-hour webinar on Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation and Other Workplace Cases, Trends and Administrative Enforcement Strategies. Hatmaker Law Group's webinars provide up-to-date information on important California Employment law issues for employers, owners, managers, accountants, attorneys and human resource professionals.

Hatmaker Law Group
Mar 19, 2015

Conference

Essentials of Aboriginal Law

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Understanding the framework and interplay of laws impacting Aboriginals, related industries and governments • Examining best practices and processes for effective consultation and accommodation • Explore the latest case law and decisions and their potential impact in the future • Get the latest on evolving environmental policy and processes, including cumulative effects assessments • ...

Federated Press
Mar 19, 2015

Conference

“New Perspectives in Construction Law” International Scientific Conference

Bucharest, Romania
“New Perspectives in Construction Law” International Scientific Conference will feature debates and workshops referring to topics of wide interest for the present construction law market, applicable for the worldwide professionals’ community, but also clarifying aspects related to the ever developing Romanian market. In the 3 days of the conference, you can participate in 5 working session. The topics ...

Romanian Society of Construction Law
Mar 19, 2015

Seminar

Legal Rights (A Wholly Scottish Concept) - The Hidden Traps

Edinburgh, Scotland
Legal Rights have been a very important part of Scots Law for many years - being conceived as a protection against unfair disinheritance. They are considered to be reasonably straightforward - but in truth they are not and can cause great difficulty in relation to the administration of a testate estate. Why you need to attend - To understand that legal rights are not such a simple concept as you might believe....

MBL Seminars
Mar 19, 2015

Conference

Guide to the Formal Requirements of the European Patent System

London, England
This course has been specially developed to enable administrative staff to reduce the load on practitioners. YOU WILL LEARN How to competently prepare an application for filing before the EPO Guidance on all administrative aspects What documents are required on filing Procedural steps Supervision of time limits Fee payments THE PROGRAMME IS DESIGNED FOR Administrative and patent formalities staff Office ...

Management Forum Ltd
Mar 19, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendSkilled litigators use depositions to gather information, learn about an adversary’s case, and get a close-up look at the performance of potential trial witnesses. Our faculty of experienced litigators will share their diverse insights and provide practical advice to guide you through every facet of the deposition process and give you the fundamental skills you need when ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Nuts and Bolts of Tax Penalties 2015: 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 731,696 in 2013. That is more than a 1,200% increase in less than a 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 understand what triggers ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Consumer Bankruptcy Cases 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendConsumer bankruptcy lawyers are the solution for millions of individuals facing financial difficulties. This half-day program will provide legal and practical information for both experienced consumer bankruptcy lawyers and lawyers who do not regularly practice in this field, but are finding an increasing need to understand essential information in this area. The program will ...

Practising Law Institute




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