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Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Law Firm Innovation - Finding a Different Way of Thinking - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast is available to watch on demand at any time Law firms are commonly amongst the most conservative of organisations. A combination of adversity to risk, coupled with an over-reliance on precedent makes innovation a challenge for even the most ambitious of managing partners. But demand for firms to be more innovative is arising from two factors - client demand and greater competition. This ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Managing Matters for Profit - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast is available to watch on demand at any time Introduction As clients are increasingly asking for fixed fees and driving these fees down, lawyers need to find more efficient ways of delivering legal services to ensure protecting their margins. How can you do this? This webcast will review the factors that affect the profitability of legal work. It will explore: What determines how ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

The Key Levers of Profit Growth for Law Firms - A New Way of Thinking - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast is available to watch on demand at any time Introduction This webcast responds to the concerns partners and management have in many firms around securing profitable growth, given all the changes in the environment, and provides you with a 'route map' of key areas to consider. There will be a blend of theory, real life case studies, visuals, research findings and you will be able to ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Fees - How to Sell, Price & Negotiate with Clients - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast can be viewed On Demand at any time Introduction Clients are increasingly having the upper hand when negotiating fees. How should you respond? This webcast will provide you with a strategic planning tool for analysing what services to offer and to which sectors in the market. Could you get better at uncovering the needs of the client? What aspects of service will clients pay more ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Continuous Improvement for Law Firms - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast can be viewed On Demand at any time Introduction Saving money and reducing waste should be as important as generating new income when it comes to building a successful practice. Law firms are full of processes and procedures which could be refined and streamlined to reduce waste, improve efficiencies and save money. The frameworks and methods within Continuous Improvement and Lean ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Collaborative Family Law - What, How & Why - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast can be viewed On Demand at any time Introduction In this webcast you will learn how the collaborative process works. It will explore how collaborative cases work, who it is suitable for and how it can benefit families going through separation and divorce. The webcast is aimed at family law practitioners and mediators who have not yet trained in the collaborative process. What You ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Jurisdiction & Applicable Law in International Family Law Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast can be viewed On Demand at any time Introduction This webcast is designed for the family lawyer who deals with any cases - be it concerning money or children - with an international element; whether limited to an overseas holiday home or foreign parties with all their connections abroad. It will provide delegates with a broad overview of the jurisdictional rules in relation to children, ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Making Your Collaborative Law Really Work - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast can be viewed On Demand at any time ntroduction This webcast will explore how you can take your collaborative law work further and deliver even better outcomes and benefits for your clients and their families. The webcast will consider the seminal work 'The Promise of Mediation' and how their studies on transformative work can help you to really set your collaborative practice apart ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Revisiting the Collaborative Process - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast can be viewed On Demand at any time Introduction This webcast will serve as a helpful refresher of the principles and stages within the collaborative law process. It has been designed to be a powerful and motivating refresher for beginner collaborative practitioners whether you have had a handful of cases or none at all. It will provide you with a renewed confidence and commitment ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

Doing Business in the US - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast can be viewed On Demand at any time Introduction This webcast will provide an insight into the US legal System for UK transactional lawyers, compliance personnel and other professionals who interact with the US legal system. The webcast will examine a series of common legal scenarios and participants will be able to see how these are typically resolved, enabling you to become more ...

MBL
Jan 2, 2015

CLE - Online

The 'Midnight Clause': Traps & Pitfalls to Avoid in Drafting Dispute Resolution Clauses - Webcast

NA, USA
This webcast can be viewed On Demand at any time Introduction In any commercial agreement the dispute resolution clause is vitally important, despite being sometimes known as the "midnight clause" because it is drafted last. It will determine whether the parties should go to mediation or arbitration, as well as dealing with jurisdiction and applicable law. If the clause is not drafted properly, ...

MBL
Jan 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Financial Products 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendThe explosion of new financial products over the past decade, the implosion of the credit markets and the resulting significant new regulatory requirements underline the importance of a basic understanding of financial products. While these instruments have been, in the view of many, invaluable investment tools, and have presented enormous potential for product manufacturers and ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Hedge Fund Compliance & Regulatory Challenges 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendAs our first educational conference of 2015 focused on hedge funds, this afternoon program will deliver insights from three distinguished panels of experts who will discuss the regulatory and compliance challenges expected to face hedge fund managers in 2015.A stellar faculty composed of hedge fund general counsels and chief compliance officers, representatives from the SEC and ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Taxation of Financial Products & Transactions 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendWith the possibility of fundamental tax reform receding in the near term, taxpayers and their advisers are left to contend with the morass of rules that now govern the financial products tax landscape. Staying on top of the latest developments in this area is critically important. At this program, our expert faculty of law firm and accounting firm lawyers, in-house tax advisors, ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 8, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Enforceable Future Conflicts Waivers

, USA
In almost every US 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 of disqualification by having a current client sign a future conflicts waiver. But when is this ethical and enforceable? What must be included in the waiver? Join our esteemed panel of ethics and professional ...

American Bar Association
Jan 8, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Protection of IRA & Qualified Plan Assets after Clark v. Rameker

Multi-site, District of Columbia, USA
Retirement plan assets are a major factor in the USA, amounting to approximately $23trillion as of December 31, 2013. Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA) were some $6.5trillion of that total, and are expected to increase significantly as baby-boomers continue to retire and rollover qualified plan distributions to IRAs. Many estate plans use IRA accounts as an integral part retirement planning, estate ...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Jan 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating Corporate Agreements 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should AttendAt this perennial favorite, our expert faculty will teach you the basics of drafting and negotiating corporate agreements -- from how the provisions of an agreement fit together, to the fundamental drafting and negotiating principles common to all corporate agreements. You will learn how to reduce your client’s goals to a complete, clearly written and enforceable agreement, ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

IP Issues in Business Transactions 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendIntellectual property issues frequently arise in the context of a variety of transactions, and this program will allow you to gain an in-depth understanding of these special considerations while exploring the strategic role of IP in a company. Explore how to assess intellectual property as a strategic asset and how to monetize IP while avoiding costly mistakes. Additional topics ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 12, 2015

Course

LLM, Postgraduate Diploma or Postgraduate Certificate in Computer and Communications Law

By distance learning, United Kingdom
By ditance learning Studying at Queen Mary University of London This unique distance-learning programme draws on the established teaching strengths and leading research reputation of CCLS in the fields of Digital IP Law, Media Law, Telecoms Law and IT Law. By studying for either the LLM, Postgraduate Diploma or Certificate you will: • Gain expertise in the legal regimes governing the supply and ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Jan 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Basic Negotiation Skills 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendNegotiation is part of any lawyer’s everyday life. You negotiate with colleagues, clients, and staff about an array of issues, ranging from simple project deadlines to complex contractual language. This program is designed to help you gain confidence in every negotiation you conduct. The panelists represent academicians, sole practitioners, and members of leading local law firms ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 12, 2015

Conference

49th Annual Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning

Orlando, Florida, USA
The Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning is the national gathering place for estate planners, including attorneys, trust officers, accountants, insurance advisors, and wealth management professionals. In addition to the highest quality educational programming, attendees enjoy valuable networking and professional development opportunities and can review the latest in technology, products and services ...

University of Miami School of Law
Jan 14, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Secured Transactions 2015: What Lawyers Need to Know About UCC Article 9

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendArticle 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code applies to secured transactions, which are interests in specific collateral granted by the debtor in conjunction with the debtor’s promise to pay. At Secured Transactions 2015: What Lawyers Need to Know About UCC Article 9, you will learn the fundamentals of acquiring a security interest, including how to attach, to perfect (filing ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Mergers & Acquisitions 2015: Trends and Developments

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendSpawned by strength in the debt markets, a strong stock market, and plentiful levels of cash, merger and acquisition activity has been robust in 2014. The ability to be an effective negotiator in an M&A transaction requires staying abreast of the latest deal trends. This program will help you stay up-to-date on recent trends in deal making such as developments regarding material ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 15, 2015

Career Fair

American Bar Association Legal Career Development Expo

Chicago, Illinois, USA
The ABA Legal Career Development Expo will take place on Thursday, January 15, 2015 from 8am to 5pm at the ABA Headquarters in downtown Chicago located at 321 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654. Diverse law students, recent graduates, young lawyers, and other legal professionals seeking to accelerate your career and expand your network are invited to attend. This event provides an innovative approach ...

ABA Office for Diversity and Inclusion
Jan 19, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Institute on Securities Regulation in Europe (Fourteenth Annual): Practical Implications of U.S. Law on EU Practice

London, GBR
Why You Should AttendWe are proud to present Practising Law Institute’s Fourteenth Annual Institute on Securities Regulation in Europe, the most comprehensive securities programme available in Europe, with a unique focus on the application of U.S. securities law in the EU. This Institute will provide the important U.S. perspective relevant to UK and European practice, featuring leading practitioners active in the U....

Practising Law Institute
Jan 19, 2015

Training

Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Law by distance learning over 16 months

By online distance learning, Massachusetts, United Kingdom
The growing demand for education in International Trade and Maritime Law within shipping, trade and the related industries, led to this distance learning course being created 14 years ago. With current demand possibly even stronger than before this Postgraduate Diploma continues to be the established and respected qualification for the sector. The course will not only increase your understanding ...

Lloyd's Maritime Academy
Jan 20, 2015

Conference

19th Taxation of Corporate Reorganization

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Hear the latest developments affecting the taxation of mergers, takeovers, amalgamations and asset acquisitions • Explore the latest developments and tax planning strategies for the 88(1)(d) bump on an amalgamation or wind-up • Uncover strategies involving paid-up capital in the context of internal reorganizations • Review developments in Canadian and U.S. cross-border tax rules • Examine ...

Federated Press
Jan 21, 2015

Conference

The 3rd Offshore Investment Conference Singapore 2015

Singapore, Singapore
With an Asian focus, this two day 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.

Offshore Investment
Jan 21, 2015

Conference

Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) 2015: Data Protection on the Move

Brussels, Belgium
The Computers, Privacy and Data Protection Conference is proud to announce its 8th edition. CPDP offers the cutting edge in legal, regulatory, academic and technological development in privacy and data protection. CPDP gathers academics, lawyers, practitioners, policy-makers, computer scientists and civil society from all over the world to exchange ideas and discuss the latest emerging issues and trends....

CPDP
Jan 21, 2015

Conference

e-Discovery D-A-CH

Wiesbaden, Germany
Enhancing a strategy for optimally handling US e-Discovery requests while maintaining high level of data protection compliance! Explore the key changes and challenges of the EU Data Protection Reform and discuss best practices for implementing the necessary data requirements in your company! Manage data breaches optimally by better understanding regulation, prevention and response strategies which ...

IQPC Germany
Jan 21, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Real Estate M&A and REIT Transactions 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendOver the past year, the REIT and commercial real estate industries have continued to experience strong M&A activity, with some sectors poised for large-scale consolidation even as new property types enter the REIT universe through spin-offs, conversions and IPOs. At the same time, high profile transactions involving non-traded REITs and the increasing presence of activist ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 21, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating Corporate Agreements 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendAt this perennial favorite, our expert faculty will teach you the basics of drafting and negotiating corporate agreements -- from how the provisions of an agreement fit together, to the fundamental drafting and negotiating principles common to all corporate agreements. You will learn how to reduce your client’s goals to a complete, clearly written and enforceable agreement, ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 21, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Products of Insurance Companies in the Course of Regulatory Reform 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendThe insurance industry continues to navigate the legal environment and regulatory hurdles in meeting insurance and retirement needs facing Americans. This timely program provides critical content on the prevailing and emerging legal issues practitioners must understand and insights into product development and asset management services offered by insurance company complexes. Our ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Project Management for Lawyers 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendLegal project management is fast becoming a critical way of doing business in law firms and legal departments. Lawyers are learning to implement project management principles in order to better plan, organize, and supervise projects while enhancing client service and relationships, minimizing risk and enhancing profitability or management of legal costs. In a few short years, ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 22, 2015

Seminar

The future of the UK insurance sector - growth, competitiveness and regulation

London, United Kingdom
Guests of Honour: Julian Adams, Deputy Head and Executive Director of Insurance, Prudential Regulation Authority and UK Board Member, EIOPA and Frank Carson, Head of Insurance and Savings, HM Treasury Attendees at this conference will consider the future of the UK's insurance industry, and key challenges ahead for developing growth, stability and competitiveness across the sector. The discussion ...

Westminster Business Forum
Jan 22, 2015

Seminar

EPO Oppositions and Appeals - The Case Law

London, United Kingdom
This seminar will consider, drawing on case law and the speakers experience, the present working of opposition and appeal procedures at the European Patent Office. This course, together with EPO Patents – The Case Law on the following day, offers a summary of both background and recent developments from the perspective of speakers with day to day involvement in the practice and procedure of EPO oppositions and appeals....

Management Forum Ltd
Jan 22, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Making Litigation Affordable Using Rule 16

, USA
This webinar will address how to use the case management tools authorized by Rule 16 "Pre-Trial Conferences with the Court" and 26(f) "Meet and Confer" to make litigation more affordable. These rules currently give judges ample power to manage cases cost-effectively without compromising fairness. In this session, three esteemed jurists will discuss how to make these and other provisions in the Federal ...

American Bar Association
Jan 22, 2015

Conference

Effective Behavioral Interviewing: Seeing Past the Surface

Palo Alto,, California, USA
Selecting the best applicant who is the right match for your organization is vital to your organization’s success. This session will review effective interviewing strategies that can apply to all positions, including legal dos and don’ts for interviewing that expand beyond the human resources office. Why Should You Attend: Some of the key areas that will be addressed in this presentation include: As ...

ComplianceOnline
Jan 22, 2015

Conference

2nd Elderly Client

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Explore strategies for using trusts to protect accumulated wealth in a tax efficient basis • Discuss the concept of financial abuse of the elderly and the latest developments in financial abuse litigation • Review efficient financial, legal and taxation issues and how to make sure you cover all your bases to avoid excess taxation • Examine the definitions and tests for capacity to consent ...

Federated Press
Jan 22, 2015

Conference

Drafting and Obtaining Search Warrants for Law Enforcement

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Gain a better understanding of the legal framework governing search warrants • Learn about the practical techniques for structuring a good affidavit and application for a warrant • Find out what is needed to provide reasonable grounds in ITOs and draft warrants • Learn how to overcome the complex challenges presented by search and seizure of digital evidence • Discover how to steer ...

Federated Press
Jan 23, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

International Discovery: Obtaining Foreign Evidence for Use in a US Trial

, USA
When U.S. litigation ensues involving evidence in a foreign country, the discovery process can get harrowing. It's necessary not only to observe the applicable U.S. state and federal rules, but the laws and regulations of the foreign country where the evidence is located—and every country is different. In most instances, you'll want to see local counsel from the get-go. Join us as we go through a ...

American Bar Association
Jan 23, 2015

Conference

European Patents - The Case Law - Invaluable Procedural Training and Case Update

London, United Kingdom
Book together with the 'EPO OPPOSITIONS AND APPEALS ~ THE CASE LAW' which is being held on 16th October and to get the discounted price of £1,100 + VAT. Email your registration to registrations@management-forum.co.uk This seminar will cover the main aspects of substantive patent law as evolved by the decisions of the EPO Boards of Appeal, including recent developments. This course, together with ...

Management Forum Ltd
Jan 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Defending Data Privacy, Behavioral Advertising and Security Breach Class Action Suits 2015: What Every Litigator and In-House Lawyer Needs to Know

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendIn recent years, there has been an explosion of new lawsuits focused on the alleged disclosure of personal information in connection with the use of mobile phones and tablets, social networks, social gaming, apps, and other technologies and in connection with behavioral advertising and the use of pixels, beacons, cookies and other persistent identifiers and geolocation tools. ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendThis program is designed to bring you up-to-date on intellectual property rights enforcement. From the physical world to the Internet, learn how to protect against infringement by the billion dollar piracy industry the intellectual property your company or client has developed and in which it has invested. This program will put you in a better position to think outside of the ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 26, 2015

Annual Meeting

10th Annual Future Contact Center Summit

ChampionsGate, Florida, USA
Name: 10th Annual Future Contact Center Summit Tagline: Charting the Next Generation Customer Experience. Playing to Win Date: January 26-30, 2015 Location: Omni Orlando, ChampionsGate, Florida URL: http://bit.ly/1o3QmGi Register link (if needed): http://bit.ly/1wqsim5 Contact Info: John Zeo (your email & phone) Event Description: It’s an exciting time to be involved in customer care and customer experience....

IQPC
Jan 26, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Broadband and Cable Industry Law 2015

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, programming networks, and online video distributors - and the regulators themselves - to ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 27, 2015

Conference

Strategic IP Planning

London, United Kingdom
**EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT OF 15% IF BOOKED BEFORE 25TH AUGUST This practical and highly interactive seminar has been designed with both IP professionals and non-IP professionals in mind. The expert trainers will provide a step-by-step guide on how to set up a successful strategic IP plan. With the use of a tool kit, case studies and a business simulation, attendees will return to the workplace confident ...

Management Forum Ltd
Jan 27, 2015

Conference

Legal Transformation: Process and Project Excellence

London, United Kingdom
For both in-house counsel and law firms, the overarching message seems to be that the legal landscape is fast changing. To survive, you will have to find new and creative ways to provide legal services. Legal Transformation: Project and Process Excellence, 27- 29 January, 2015 in London delivers answers to all of this and more. For in-house counsel: Legal Transformation demonstrates how to expand ...

PEX Network
Jan 27, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

A Silver Lining for the Cloud?: Consequences of the Aereo Decision Outside the TV Business

, USA
The Supreme Court’s June decision in American Broadcasting Companies v. Aereo made headlines, and certainly mattered a great deal to companies in the TV business. But in deciding the broadcasters’ case against Aereo, the Court set forth rules likely to have broader implications for companies outside the TV business, especially technology companies. Even though Aereo’s win in the Second Circuit was ...

American Bar Association
Jan 27, 2015

Symposium

American Gas Exports: Regulation, Finance, and International Trade

New York, New York, USA
5 CLE credits available for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys. This Symposium will provide a forum for experts in their field—representing government, finance, the legal practice and academia—to discuss the future of liquid natural gas exports from the United States. How much natural gas should, and will, the Department of Energy (DOE) approve to be exported? What are the financing implications ...

Frank J. Guarini Center




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