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Oct 2, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings 2014 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
The need for pro bono assistance with administrative hearings has never been higher. The increased trend of employers challenging all Unemployment Benefits claims has been combined with the explosion of Unemployment Insurance claims during the recession. Budget cuts and program changes have created a “perfect storm” for public assistance recipients. Several significant changes to key benefits programs ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 2, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Mergers & Acquisitions 2014

New York, New York, USA
The M&A markets were relatively flat throughout 2013, punctuated by episodic but unsustained bursts of activity. By contrast, 2014 appears to be off to a more robust start. The variability in deal activity creates uncertainty and rewards preparedness. Now more than ever, it is critical for dealmakers and their counsel to stay abreast of the latest trends and forecasts. Will the tough markets ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 2, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

2nd Annual Issues in Condemnation

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
This seminar will include an overview and update of Georgia eminent domain legal issues and land valuation litigation, with emphasis on emerging legal issues and recent court decisions impacting Georgia eminent domain. This program is a must for anyone involved in the governmental land acquisition process, whether as an attorney, appraiser, government official, or owner. You will hear firsthand ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 2, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

How to Use Land Banks to Address Vacant and Problem Properties

, USA
Vacant and abandoned properties decrease the value of surrounding properties, reduce tax revenue, make neighborhoods less safe, and are costly. Land banks have helped communities address and rehabilitate such properties, including in Michigan, Georgia, Ohio, and New York. Land banks are governmental, quasi-governmental, or nonprofit entities that acquire distressed properties and then hold and manage ...

American Bar Association
Oct 2, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) Year in Review

, USA
This webinar will highlight key cases and decisions from the TTAB cases from June 2013 to June 2014. Each speaker will address different cases and discuss the facts, issues, and outcomes, while also providing helpful tips for similar cases in the future. Ex parte cases as well as inter partes proceedings will be discussed.

American Bar Association
Oct 2, 2014

Tele-
conference

1099 and W-9 Update - Complying with IRS Information Reporting

USA
Overview Learn the rules requiring W-9 documentation and 1099 reporting. Learn how to establish the independent contractor relationship with the right documentation. Understand the rules and keep your company in compliance. Ensure that your records will stand the scrutiny of an IRS 3rd Party Documentation and Reporting audit. Avoid the onerous penalties for noncompliance and build the best defense ...

Compliance4all
Oct 3, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Economic Impact of Climate and Energy Policy

Berkeley, California, USA
UC Berkeley is organizing a three-day certificate program on sustainable energy policy titled, Economic Impact of Climate and Energy Policy, on 10/3-10/5, 2014. This program will provide an in-depth understanding of the current energy and climate policies in California and US, and how they impact key sectors, including energy and agriculture. I'd like to make sure your affiliates are aware of this unique opportunity....

College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley
Oct 3, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Medical and Recreational Marijuana in California

Los Angeles, California, USA
This seminar will cover topics directly relevant to California’s medical marijuana laws and businesses, including the Federal versus State conflict issues and State versus local law conflicts. It will also provide the practical advice medical marijuana facilities and their attorneys need to know. Attendees will hear directly from leading practitioners and state officials about the changes and progress ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 6, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Litigation 2014

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Rapid changes in patent law make it necessary that, whether you are the plaintiff’s or defendant’s counsel, you are up-to-date on the current state of the law and can quickly develop successful litigation strategies and tactics. This program is taught by a faculty of both outside and in-house lawyers who have earned national reputations in patent litigation by trying and managing a wide variety of ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 7, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2014

New York, New York, USA
Corporate compliance and ethics programs are increasingly important to organizations. Indeed, never in the history of criminal or corporate law has the existence of an effective compliance and ethics program been more valuable.A host of factors have together upped the ante on compliance programs, including:The enormity of recent criminal fines and other sanctions The aggressive enforcement of criminal ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 7, 2014

Tele-
conference

Tax Levies and Creditor Garnishments: Maintaining Compliance and Eliminating Problems

USA
Overview: This webinar covers the complexity in the handling and compliance with tax levies and creditor garnishments by the payroll department. Priorities between conflicting entities as well as federal and state compliance requirements are highlighted as well as tips for reducing processing time and costs. Why should you attend: Tax Levies and Creditor Garnishments can generate some of the most ...

TrainHR
Oct 7, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Construction Project Scheduling: Delays, Acceleration and Conflict Resolution

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Don’t miss this exceptional cast of industry leaders for a detailed discussion of the Construction Project Scheduling process, including Delays, Acceleration & Conflict Resolution. You will not find such a wide range of well-known experts on these topics anywhere else. Come hear a preconstruction executive give practical advice about project schedules, a consultant & expert witness discuss site delays, ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 7, 2014

Conference

GCR Live 6th Annual Competition Litigation

London, United Kingdom
Chaired by Nicholas Heaton, Hogan Lovells International and Anthony Maton, Hausfeld & Co. Delegates at the GCR Live 6th Annual Competition Litigation conference will hear leading panellists discuss the current hot topics in the competition litigation arena. CONFERENCE TOPICS INCLUDE: The decision and its consequences for damages claims Rubber: Addressing the practicalities Review of other key ...

Global Competition Review
Oct 7, 2014

Conference

19th Negotiating and Drafting Major Business Agreements

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Mastering key drafting and negotiating skills • Determining what to disclose • Complying with electronic contract formalities • Understanding intellectual property rights • Realizing effective employment agreements • Crafting cross-border contracts strategically • Negotiating shareholders agreements • Planning for acquisitions and closing the deal Participants: • Aecon Group Inc. • ...

Federated Press
Oct 8, 2014

Seminar

US Patent Formalities

London, England
TOPICS TO BE INCLUDED AT THIS SEMINAR: US New Application or National Phase Formality Requirements Information Disclosure Statements Prosecution Process Patent Term Adjustment Things to Consider at Allowance SPEAKERS: Elizabeth Doherty - Finnegan Europe LLP Catherine Van Houten - Arnold Porter LLP

Management Forum Ltd
Oct 8, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Government Law

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
As state, local and federal governments increase their, purchasing, interactions, and demands on or with businesses, property owners and regulated professionals, more and more clients are faced with unique government law issues that seem alien to a traditional commercial practice. Whether through transactional advice, administrative and compliance matters, or pure litigation, matters with and against ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 8, 2014

CLE

Affirmative Action Workshop

Austin, Texas, 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 8, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

California Special Education Law 2014 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Currently, close to 700,000 students with disabilities receive special education services in California, comprising about 10 percent of the state’s public school enrollment. The California Special Education Law 2014 program will provide attendees with a targeted look at a number of hot topics and cutting edge issues affecting the practice of Special Education Law today.Transition Planning: Trends ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 8, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

New York Housing Law for the Low-Income Client 2014

New York, New York, USA
This program provides a general overview of New York law that affects many low-income tenants. Tenants at risk of eviction need competent representation to help them save their homes. By attending this program, you will gain a broad understanding of some of the law that affects New York City, and some New York State, tenants and can decide whether to partner with a legal services organization or volunteer ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 8, 2014

CLE - Online

Webinar; Client Value & Law Firm Profitability

Chicago, Illinois, USA
A Three-Part Webinar Series Please join us for these three webinars to discuss the results of new research interviews with managing partners, chairs, and senior decision makers from 50 AmLaw 200 firms: PRICE INCLUDES ALL 3 WEBINARS! Wednesday Oct 8, 1-2 PM ET Defining value and its impact on profitability Wednesday Nov 12, 1-2 PM ET Legal project management: The state of the art Wednesday Dec ...

Ark Group
Oct 9, 2014

Conference

Annual Conference for Senior Patent Administrators

London, United Kingdom
This course has been designed exclusively for you and your colleagues, not for attorneys! In one event you will hear about the latest rule changes from the EPO, WIPO and USPTO recent developments the forecast for the next year The speakers come directly from the EPO, WIPO and the USA By talking to the other delegates you will be able to share your experiences find the answers to your questions ...

Management Forum Ltd
Oct 9, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Advertising Law Institute 2014

San Francisco, California, USA
With the continued expansion of new media outlets and the growing importance of social networking, advertisers are fighting harder than ever to preserve and increase market share and to reach their consumers effectively. This program brings together top in-house and firm practitioners who will share their expertise and provide strategies for managing the legal risks and avoiding the pitfalls that ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 9, 2014

Conference

Contract Law Advanced Masterclass for Non-Lawyers(9-oct-14)

Brisbane, Georgia, 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 9, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA Fall 2014: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

New York, New York, USA
The 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, leading law firms, ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 9, 2014

CLE

Affirmative Action Briefing

Austin, Texas, 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 9, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Comprehensive Review of Hydropower in the Northwest

Seattle, Washington, USA
Hydropower is a critical source of power generation in the Northwest. If you have an interest in rivers, hydropower, fish, or the environment, you will not want to miss our Hydropower in the Northwest Conference. Join our panel of professionals as they examine the Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2013, new initiatives by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to promote new small hydropower ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 9, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

11th Annual Labor & Employment Law

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
“The more things change, the more they stay the same.” That old adage has never been more true, at least when it comes to Labor & Employment law. The “newly formulated” N.L.R.B. and its General Counsel continue to make headlines with new rulings and interpretations. Who would have thought, for example, that scholarship football players at Northwestern University are “employees” who can vote to unionize? ...

The Seminar Group
Oct 9, 2014

Tele-
conference

Employee Fraud Detection and Prevention - Webinar By Peter Goldmann

USA
Overview: Organizations of all kinds and sizes are increasingly threatened by employee fraud. In fact, employee fraud represents the majority of all fraud threatening organizations. This webinar will provide attendees with a strong foundation of practical knowledge about how common frauds are committed, how to detect the red flags of these crimes and how to eliminate control deficiencies that provide ...

TrainHR
Oct 9, 2014

Tele-
conference

Better Safe Than Sorry: Legal & Effective Behavioral Interviewing

USA
Overview: Have you ever been completely blind-sighted by a job candidate? In the interview he seemed perfect; once hired, he was a disaster. Or, have you ever put your foot in your mouth by asking an illegal question? In this program, Judi addresses both the art & science of effective interviewing. You’ll learn how to prepare for an interview & ask behavior-based questions that enable you to determine ...

TrainHR
Oct 9, 2014

Tele-
conference

IRS Form 940 Update : Webinar to Payroll Professionals

USA
Overview: For years the only changes payroll professionals had to worry about was normal rate changes for state unemployment each year. But in recent years the IRS has made updates to the federal Form 940 and states are in a much different position financially regarding unemployment benefits. Because several states are faced with depleted funds, changes are occurring on payroll unemployment taxes....

TrainHR
Oct 9, 2014

Tele-
conference

Seminar 2014 : Conflict Management and Dealing with Difficult People

USA
Overview:This session is designed to help you manage more effectively by understanding the reasons for conflicts and giving you ways to diffuse negative employees to get desired results and increased productivity and teamwork. Addressing both the positive and negative sides of conflict, we will explore techniques which can bring about positive outcomes. Looking at causes of conflict from diverse ...

TrainHR
Oct 9, 2014

Seminar

2014 Banking Institute

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Over a Dozen Seasoned Community Banking Attorneys Presenting on Current Issues and Trends in the Areas of: Strategic Planning Human Resources Commercial Lending Fiduciary Services

Rhoads & Sinon LLP
Oct 9, 2014

Conference

Antitrust Masters Course VII

Williamsburg, Vermont, USA
Every two years, the ABA Section of Antitrust Law puts on the highly-regarded Masters Course—a conference directed at young but experienced associates, partners, and government and in-house attorneys to provide deeper insight into key antitrust principles. This is an unmatched training opportunity featuring a stellar line-up of senior antitrust practitioners in the public and private sectors. This ...

American Bar Assocation - Section of Antitrust Law
Oct 13, 2014

Conference

Contract Law Fundamentals for Non-Lawyers

Brisbane, 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 13, 2014

Conference

Contract Administration Fundamentals: Brisbane - October

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
A combination of theory, best practices and expert practical instruction examining contract planning, reporting, the claims and variations processes coupled with useful tools and systems to streamline the role of contract administration. Key Learning Outcomes: Examine the process of entering into contractual relationships. Understand contracts: how to read, interpret and evaluate them Examine the ...

Informa Australia
Oct 14, 2014

Conference

The 21st World Offshore Convention 2014 New York

New York, New York, USA
A two day conference led by G. Warren Whitaker, Day Pitney LLP, New York, USA, aimed at wealth management professionals involved in international financial planning activities.

Offshore Investment
Oct 14, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

"Technotainment" 2014: Distributing Content Across Multiple Platforms

New York, New York, USA
This year’s program includes today’s major legal and business issues in the convergence of entertainment and technology. The program brings together a faculty of experienced of in-house lawyers, law firm attorneys and senior business executives on the cutting-edge of this challenging and burgeoning practice.The expert faculty will address recent litigation and key cases involving convergence issues, ...

Practising Law Institute
Oct 14, 2014

Conference

FIDIC Americas Contract Users' Conference 2014

Miami, Florida, USA
Make the most of FIDIC’s suite of contracts when working on projects in the Americas by attending their annual regional conference. You’ll: • Discover best practice use for the range of contracts, keep up to date on planned amendments and resolve disputes effectively • Hear directly from the very people who draft and amend the contracts and also get advice from specialised lawyers, engineers and ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Oct 14, 2014

Conference

10th Essentials of Commercial Contracts

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Key issues with respect to the law of contract • Key principles of good drafting technique • Customizing agreements to reflect your objectives • Troubleshooting during the contracting process • Recent and impending legislation impacting contract drafting • Practical use and application of boilerplate clauses • Drafting techniques to improve your protection • Practical considerations ...

Federated Press
Oct 14, 2014

Conference

Oil and Gas Transactions

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
ighlights: • IFRS vs. GAAP accounting and reporting • Most recent tax treaty issues in the context of foreign affiliates • Canada-US Treaty Protocol • Overview of proposed taxation framework for LNG projects • Understanding partnerships/joint ventures • Incentives for oil & gas companies and investors • Review of SR&ED eligibility criteria • Overview of flow-through share rules and tax implications ...

Federated Press
Oct 14, 2014

Conference

5th Public Construction Contracting and Tendering

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Examine legal developments in public construction procurement • Look at best practices in drafting enforceable public construction procurement contracts and documents • Explore the process of allocating and managing risk in the contracting and tendering process • Explore tools and approaches available to finance public construction projects • Look at construction procurement provisions ...

Federated Press
Oct 14, 2014

Conference

15th Reinventing the Corporate Secretary

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Highlights: • Get leading-edge insights from corporate secretaries and top legal counsel about: • The new role and changing duties of the corporate secretary • Satisfying enhanced director information needs • Update on new securities regulation and draft legislation • Alerting the board and senior management to growing shareholder concerns Participants • ATCO Group • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP • ...

Federated Press
Oct 14, 2014

Conference

26th Essential Skills for Pension Committee Members

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: Hear from some of Canada's largest DB and DC pension sponsors, including: Unifor, Toronto Transit Commission, Victoria University (University of Toronto), Anglican Church and University of Ottawa • Learn about the most important skills required to become an effective pension committee member in difficult economic times • Hear how the Toronto Transit Commission’s pension plan fosters effective ...

Federated Press
Oct 15, 2014

Conference

4th Managing Law Department Best Practices

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Discover how to reduce legal department costs through effective planning and workflow management • Understand the role of the general counsel in delivering and managing legal services to the organization • Explore how to improve efficiency of outside counsel spend • Examine how to effectively manage litigation costs by focusing on value creation and risk mitigation • See where and how ...

Federated Press
Oct 15, 2014

Conference

4th Mastering Entertainment Law

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Drafting legal contracts and agreements for the entertainment industry • Negotiating financing agreements for entertainment projects • Legal considerations in co-productions and joint ventures • Addressing the legal challenges of distribution in the digital age • International and multi-jurisdictional co-productions and the law • Libel and defamation law for traditional and new media • ...

Federated Press
Oct 15, 2014

Conference

Competition Law Challenges in the Retail Sector

3 Brussels, Belgium
The retail sector remains in the spotlight of the Commission and national competition authorities as shown by the recent investigations into Amazon, Intel, Johnson&Johnson, Expedia, Allianz Hungaria. Enforcers, lawyers and economists will discuss the current approach to frequent RPM, private labelling and e-commerce scenarios that still generate considerable uncertainties, while Commission officials ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Oct 15, 2014

Seminar

International Contract Law

London, England
This seminar aims to provide an overview of the laws governing cross-border sale transactions looking at their impact on the contracting parties, the mechanisms commonly used when an international transportation of goods is involved and the instruments available to the contracting parties looking to mitigate their respective transactional risks. In the last session of this course we will review the ...

Management Forum Ltd
Oct 15, 2014

CLE

Affirmative Action Workshop

Chicago, Illinois, 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 15, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2014

New York, New York, USA
This three-day program will focus on the tax issues presented by the entire spectrum of modern major corporate transactions, from relatively simple single-buyer acquisitions of a division or subsidiary to multi-party joint ventures, cross-border mergers, and complex acquisitions of public companies with domestic and foreign operations, including spin-offs and other dispositions of unwanted operations....

Practising Law Institute
Oct 15, 2014

Conference

Contract Law Masterclass for Non-Lawyers: Brisbane - October

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Learn to better manage risk, systematically audit contracts and improve dispute resolution by examining advanced elements of contract law and contractual obligations. Become competent at assessing the legal advice you receive and 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 contracts....

Informa Australia




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