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Jan 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2015

New York, New York, USA
If you have already attended a PLI Bridge-the-Gap I program, you cannot attend a second Bridge-the-Gap I program and receive MCLE credit.Why you should attendLearn everyday insights into law practice that you wish you learned in law school. Our expert faculty will guide attendees through a variety of commonplace duties, demands and situations that newly-admitted attorneys may face. The lessons taught ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2015

San Francisco, California, 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
Jan 28, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Ethics and Cloud Computing: Cloud Computing Fundamentals for Lawyers

, USA
In this program—the first of a series of three examining the ethics issues implicated in lawyers' use of cloud computing—the panelists will survey the issues and lay the groundwork for more in-depth analysis in the later sessions. Topics covered in this program will include: - What exactly does "cloud computing" mean? - What are the major pros and cons of cloud computing for lawyers? - What are ...

American Bar Association
Jan 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Enforcing Money Claims Pre-& Post-Judgment: Turning Your Judgment into an Actual Financial Recovery

New York, New York, USA
This course examines in detail the process of turning that judgment into an actual financial recovery for your client, and evaluates everything from the logistical issues in turning that judgment into an enforceable document in state and federal court, how to locate and identify the defendants’ assets both nationally and internationally, and how to take possession of and sell those assets to satisfy your judgment....

New York City Bar
Jan 28, 2015

Training

Effect of the Marijuana Laws in the Workplace - Mary Jane Brought Pot Brownies!

Palo Alto, California, USA
More than fifteen states have passed medical marijuana laws, and more are on the way. Even if your state does not have current marijuana legislation, a clear understanding of the present status of marijuana and medical marijuana under the federal and state laws is essential. This course will offer participants a broad overview of the proposed regulatory model for medical marijuana laws and drug testing ...

ComplianceOnline
Jan 28, 2015

Training

HIPAA Omnibus Update - Tracking Down the Details

Palo Alto, California, USA
The new omnibus update to the HIPAA regulations now in effect contains numerous changes based, for the most part, on The HITECH Act passed in 2009. Some of the most significant changes for medical offices have to do with changes to individual rights under HIPAA that require changes in policies and procedures and must be properly noted in your forms and notices. Why Should You Attend: This webinar ...

ComplianceOnline
Jan 29, 2015

Training

ORM Maturity Model - What Does Good Look Like?

Palo Alto, California, USA
Regulators, executives, and boards have raised the bar for operational risk programs. There has been frustration from all key stakeholders with the perceived lack of value. It’s critical that there is a realistic expectation and picture of a truly mature program. It is in everyone’s interest to agree upon a true maturity level that is sustainable, attracts talent and is attainable in line with business direction....

ComplianceOnline
Jan 29, 2015

Training

Preparing the Challenging Form 990

Palo Alto, California, USA
This course will discuss complex issues related to nonprofit taxation which are reported in Form 990. It will further elaborate IRS and state issues, including penalties, dissolution, examinations, and improper classifications of tax exempt status. Best practices to expedite the preparation of the return and electronic filing requirements will be highlighted in the webinar. Why Should You Attend: The ...

ComplianceOnline
Jan 29, 2015

Training

Canadian Advertising and Marketing of Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Natural Health Products

Palo Alto, California, USA
This webinar will provide attendees an overview of the relevant statutes, including the Competition Act, Food and Drugs Act and relevant regulations and information about the existence and operation of Canadian advertising pre-clearance agencies. The rules around advertising and marketing health products will be explained using examples, and hot topics in advertising and marketing will be covered, ...

ComplianceOnline
Jan 29, 2015

Training

Getting to the Truth in Internal Investigations with Uncooperative Employees

Palo Alto, California, USA
Employee relations issues can quickly turn into compliance issues. This webinar will cover methods and techniques to smooth the way through the most difficult part of any investigation: opening interviews smoothly, garnering accuracy and cooperation from scared, difficult, combative, angry and upset complainants and co-workers. Why Should You Attend: Knowing how to conduct an internal investigation ...

ComplianceOnline
Jan 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

European Union Law for New York Practitioners

New York, New York, USA
European Union regulations, directives and policies directly impact the practice of law for any New York lawyer whose clients live, work, do business or own property in Europe. While you may not be aware of how the European Union works or understand the full effect of EU laws on its 28 member states, many EU regulations and directives are binding on you and your clients in a variety of situations....

New York City Bar
Jan 29, 2015

Conference

3rd Tax Planning for the Sale of a Business

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Tax-efficient structures in business acquisitions • Developments in cross-border business acquisitions and dispositions • Non-resident share acquisition structuring • The Section 116 certificate procedure • Tax issues surrounding intangible and eligible capital property • Tax consequences of assets versus shares transactions • Tax planning for the sale of a business with a pension plan • ...

Federated Press
Jan 29, 2015

Conference

6th Advanced Creating and Enforcing Municpal By Laws

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Hear city solicitors from some of the country’s most innovative and progressive municipalities • Look at the remedy options available to municipalities for ensuring the effective enforcement of their by-laws • Examine limits and scope of jurisdictional authority granted to municipalities • See how by-laws can be used to address issues stemming from emerging social problems • Examine ...

Federated Press
Jan 29, 2015

Conference

Competition Law in the Aviation Sector

Brussels 1210, Belgium
Keep up-to-date on the numerous legal and regulatory developments affecting the aviation industry by attending this IBC Legal event. Topics include: • The Commission's latest policies • Implications of legal decisions, mergers and alliances including Etihad / Alitalia, IAG / bmi, BA/ AA / IB, Ryanair, Air Cargo • State aid • Minority shareholdings • Merger control • Enforcement • Follow-on damages • The ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Jan 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Advising Nonprofit Organizations 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendRunning a nonprofit organization has become increasingly complex, as nonprofits are under heightened scrutiny to account for their management and fiduciary practices. The need to cope with ongoing financial uncertainty has also brought into focus new legal standards for proper investment conduct. At the same time, the changing technological landscape forces nonprofits to confront ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 29, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

IPR Defense: An Overview of Considerations and Pitfalls from the Patent Owner's Perspective

, USA
Since September 16, 2012, parties have been able to challenge patents in inter partes review (IPR) and post-grant review (PGR) proceedings. In their first two years of service, IPRs have been wildly popular—parties have filed almost 2,000 petitions, far surpassing recorded expectations. The proceedings, pegged "death squads" killing "property rights" by some, have also efficiently cancelled claims ...

American Bar Association
Jan 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Expanding Your Practice Using Limited Scope Representation 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will provide an introduction to the rapidly changing practice of limited scope representation (often called “unbundling”) in a family law context, including all of the fee agreements, forms and other materials you will need to practice limited scope representation competently, safely and profitably.What You Will Learn The ethical rules governing limited ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Recent Developments in Distressed Debt, Restructurings and Workouts 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendEffective risk prevention practice, and the weak recovery from the recession require businesses to preplan and limit risk with distressed companies. The program will cover current issues relating to structuring, drafting and enforcing the rights of creditors and parties to loans, various executory contracts and intercreditor agreements, principally in out-of-court restructurings, ...

Practising Law Institute
Jan 30, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Dealing with Problem Counsel and Problem Witnesses at a Deposition

, USA
All too often, witnesses in concert with their defense counsel or examiners frustrate the discovery process—and depositions in particular—by their obstructive and abusive behavior. Because a judge or magistrate judge is typically not present at a deposition, counsel need to control the deposition process without direct judicial intervention. During this webinar, the panel will provide views from ...

American Bar Association
Jan 30, 2015

Conference

Global Sales Law Conference: The CISG at 35: Challenges Today

Washington, District of Columbia, USA
On the occasion of the 35th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (“CISG”), Georgetown’s Center on Transnational Business and the Law and the UNCITRAL Secretariat will host a one day event addressing the present status of the CISG and future options. Panelists will discuss trends in the use of the CISG in North American legal practice, the future ...

Georgetown Center on Transnational Business and the Law
Jan 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

16-Hour Bridge-the-Gap: Corporate & Litigation

New York, New York, USA
Earn all of your annual New York MCLE credits while obtaining invaluable knowledge on a variety of areas. This Bridge-the-Gap program fulfills a full year's credit requirements for those who are newly admitted, while providing invaluable information and credits for more experienced attorneys. A skilled faculty will guide you through the day-to-day practice of law and cover topics of interest to all ...

New York City Bar
Jan 30, 2015

Training

Healthcare Fraud and Abuse Practical Perspectives, Prevention, Detection and Reporting

Palo Alto, California, USA
This webinar will explain the laws that regulate Fraud, Waste, and Abuse (FWA) including the Stark law. Attendees will learn how to detect, prevent and report healthcare fraud and abuse. Why Should You Attend: Health care fraud is an intentional misrepresentation, deception, or intentional act of deceit for the purpose of receiving greater reimbursement. Health care abuse is reckless disregard or ...

ComplianceOnline
Jan 30, 2015

Training

Analyzing Financial Statements for Fraud

Palo Alto, California, USA
This webinar will provide attendees insights on analyzing financial statements and reports for fraud. Attendees will learn to look at a financial statement with a knowledgeable outlook to understand its author’s motives. Why Should You Attend: Dishonest business managers occasionally prepare fraudulent and materially misstated financial statements when: attracting investors obtaining financing and/or ...

ComplianceOnline
Feb 2, 2015

Training

Getting Exempt vs. Non-Exempt Right! Worker Classification for HR Executives

Palo Alto, California, USA
This webinar will help attendees comprehend how exempt and non-exempt workers are classified. It will offer key guidance for HR professionals to identify exempt versus non-exempt employees as given by the Fair Labor Standards Act. Why Should You Attend: This course will highlight classifications between exempt versus non-exempt employees as per the Fair Labor Standards Act. It will help determine ...

ComplianceOnline
Feb 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Law Institute (9th Annual)

New York, New York, 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
Feb 3, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

California Family Law Basics: Pro Bono Representation in Low- Income Family Law Cases 2015 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendMillions of Californians are unrepresented in Family Court matters (estimated 80% of litigants are unrepresented). Low-income clients are in desperate need of your pro bono help. Attend this free two-day PLI program for an introduction to family law practice and then volunteer with your local legal services agency to represent low-income family law litigants in need.What you will ...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 3, 2015

Seminar

Buying & Selling Land for Development in Scotland

Glasgow, Scotland
This course is for solicitors and surveyors who work for landowners, developers and development funders who want an in depth knowledge so as to enable them to advise their clients and to draft and revise contracts and documents with confidence. There is a real danger for practitioners in failing to spot and appreciate important issues that can impact significantly on the selling landowner's position ...

MBL Seminars
Feb 3, 2015

Training

Legal and Effective Behavioral Interviewing

Palo Alto, California, USA
In this webinar, HR professionals, and managers can learn how to prepare, conduct, and evaluate behavioral interviews when hiring or promoting employees; to eliminate subjective hiring decisions and increase effectiveness and validity in the selection process while following legal guidelines. Why Should You Attend: Have you ever been completely blind-sided by a job candidate? In the interview he ...

ComplianceOnline
Feb 3, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Taking & Defending Depositions: Strategic Tips & Techniques

New York, New York, USA
Litigators know that the deposition is a crucial opportunity to evaluate an adversary's case, challenge key theories and witnesses, and to seek admissions for use in a potential summary judgment motion or at trial. Whether you are a first-year litigation associate or a senior partner, come learn how to maximize your effectiveness at taking, preparing for, and defending depositions. Our panel of skilled ...

New York City Bar
Feb 3, 2015

Conference

Solicitors’ Costs Conference 2015

London, United Kingdom
Join some of the country’s top costs experts at this one-day IBC Legal event including Nicholas Bacon QC, His Honour Judge Simon Brown QC and Master Peter Haworth. Let them guide you through today's most challenging topics such as: 1. Important recent costs decisions, including Elvanite - what are the practical implications for you? 2. Ongoing challenges from the implementation of the Jackson Reforms 3....

IBC Legal Conferences
Feb 3, 2015

Conference

Solicitors’ Costs Conference 2015

London, United Kingdom
Join some of the country’s top costs experts at this one-day IBC Legal event including Nicholas Bacon QC, His Honour Judge Simon Brown QC and Master Peter Haworth. Let them guide you through today's most challenging topics such as: 1. Important recent costs decisions, including Elvanite - what are the practical implications for you? 2. Ongoing challenges from the implementation of the Jackson Reforms 3....

IBC Legal Conferences
Feb 3, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Fair Use: Factoring Copyright Limitations and Protections

, USA
This webinar will further the ongoing debate of whether recent court decisions regarding the statutory defense to copyright infringement under 17 U.S.C § 107 have unduly limited, if not overridden, some of the exclusive rights in copyrighted works as set forth under 17 U.S.C. § 106. To that end, the panel will also discuss the four factors found in § 107 prescribed to determine whether the use made ...

American Bar Association
Feb 3, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Multi-Employer Plan Legislation: Operation, Practicalities, Implications

Multi-site, District of Columbia, USA
The new Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014 establishes a process for trustees of "critical and declining" pension plans to reduce benefits of retirees in pay status, provides expanded authority for PBGC to partition and facilitate the merger of troubled plans, and makes changes to the Pension Protection Act. Our panel of experts will discuss whether and how these tools can strengthen plan funding ...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Feb 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Surviving the Residential Real Estate Closing: Prepare or Beware

New York, New York, USA
Do you want to become more adept at anticipating and preventing problems before closing, and troubleshooting at the closing table when unanticipated situations arise? Are you worried about representing yourself, a family member or friend at an upcoming co-op condo or residential real estate closing? Here is your chance to "eavesdrop" on mock coop and house closings. The enactment of two fictional ...

New York City Bar
Feb 4, 2015

Conference

Dubai: 3rd Annual International Arbitration Summit

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Kluwer Law is bringing again its highly successful global series of International Arbitration to the Middle East where a rise in effective Dispute Resolution is on an all time high. The Dubai: 3rd Annual International Arbitration Summit will be held at Park Hyatt Dubai on Wednesday 4 February 2015. Practitioners and delegates from all over Middle East will be here to network, present and understand ...

Wolters Kluwer Hong Kong Limited
Feb 4, 2015

Seminar

A to Z of Company Law - In 2 Days

Edinburgh, Scotland
Whether you are new to company law or in need of a refresher this 2 day course is for you! It is skilfully crafted to focus on the key aspects of company law and is delivered over a 2 day intensive training programme. You will get the chance to dig deep into company law and obtain answers to any queries you may have. What You Will Learn Formation & Documents The nature of the company Types of ...

MBL Seminars
Feb 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

ERISA Fiduciary Investment Basics 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendThis course provides an introduction to the basics of ERISA fiduciary law using a case-study vehicle. At this year’s program, you will learn about the principal issues in ERISA’s regulation of plan investments through a case study of a hypothetical plan asset hedge fund exploring entry in the plan marketplace and a plan investor considering such an alternative investment. The ...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating Corporate Agreements 2015

Chicago, Illinois, 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
Feb 5, 2015

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
Feb 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Real Estate Tax Forum (17th Annual)

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendOur 17th anniversary program will continue to focus on transactions, highlighting the tax problems encountered by practitioners in today’s typical commercial real estate transactions and structures, and examining the simple and sophisticated solutions being used by the experts. Panels of nationally-recognized real estate tax experts from major law and accounting firms will provide ...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 5, 2015

Seminar

Understanding the New Land & Buildings Transaction Tax

Edinburgh, Scotland
The Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) will replace Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) on transactions involving land and buildings in Scotland from April 2015. Whilst LBTT is similar to SDLT there are some significant differences. For example LBTT is a progressive tax, like income tax, rather than a slab tax like SDLT, LBTT will also chargeable on some retail licenses and there is no general sub-sale relief....

MBL Seminars
Feb 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Legal & Ethical Issues in Financing a Commercial Lawsuit: Borrowing from Peter to Sue Paul

New York, New York, USA
The “American Rule” that each party bears its own court costs has long presented a barrier to complex commercial litigation that only the well-heeled could surmount. The growth of alternative litigation funding, using lending from outside financiers, has started to take hold as a market solution to the age-old problem. Now, complex commercial cases involving blue chip companies, even entire portfolios ...

New York City Bar
Feb 6, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Collaboration and Conflict: Litigating Felony Sex Trafficking Cases 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendHuman Trafficking has long been a hidden problem in New York State and the US. In 2000, Congress passed the federal Victims of Trafficking and Violence Prevention Act (TVPA) and has since re-authorized it three times making important modifications. In 2005, the US ratified the UN Trafficking Protocol. This was followed by passage of the New York State Trafficking Victim Protection and Justice Act in 2007....

Practising Law Institute
Feb 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Wage & Hour Litigation and Compliance 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendWage and hour litigation remains steady in the courts, and is on the rise in arbitration. Attorneys, as well as human resources and compliance personnel must keep up to date on the latest legal developments and litigation trends, have knowledge of the nuances of paying employees correctly under state and federal law, and understand the pros and cons of arbitration agreements and class action waivers....

Practising Law Institute
Feb 9, 2015

Training

Essentials of State Aid Law and Procedures

Brussels, Belgium
How is the EU system of State aid control constructed? What are State aid exemptions? What is incompatible aid? Our experts will give you a comprehensive overview on the most important topics of the State aid system. The theoretical introduction will be combined with the presentation of various case studies. Our experts look forward to answering your questions and giving you first-hand advice.

Lexxion Publisher
Feb 10, 2015

Conference

2nd Women and Leadership in Technology

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Leveraging your personal brand to leadership positions • How to encourage better gender balance in your organization • Communicating effectively, leading with passion and strategically networking • Building future leaders through coaching and mentoring approaches • Communicating to ensure higher productivity • Women’s leadership strategies in corporate, SME and micro businesses ...

Federated Press
Feb 10, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Leadership for Lawyers

New York, New York, USA
Based on the American Bar Association book, Leadership for Lawyers, author Herb Rubenstein, member of the DC, MD, and VA Bars, and the New York City Bar Association, offers this course to improve the leadership skills of lawyers interested in gaining a competitive advantage in the profession. The course will cover: Successful leadership approaches in litigation and trials; leadership approaches to ...

New York City Bar
Feb 10, 2015

Seminar

Contract Law 2015

London, England
TOPICS TO BE COVERED AT THIS SEMINAR: Contracts fundamentals Protecting your position – liability and exclusion – latest cases Anti-corruption and Bribery Act clauses for contracts Warranties and guarantees Obligations and rights Managing contracts and contract termination in a tough economic climate Draft Consumer Rights Bill Review of recent case law SEMINAR LEADER: Susan Singleton – Singletons WHY ...

Management Forum Ltd
Feb 10, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Governance - A Master Class 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendPublic companies and their directors and officers face increasing responsibilities and are under intense scrutiny from investors and regulators. Legal and regulatory changes, including Sarbanes-Oxley, Dodd-Frank and listing standards, as well as overall changing expectations in the marketplace contribute to this new challenging environment. Corporate governance provides the framework ...

Practising Law Institute
Feb 10, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Social Media 2015: Addressing Corporate Risks

San Francisco, California, USA
Why you should attendDid you know that Facebook now has over 1.3 billion monthly active users? (By contrast, the entire population of the United States is 317 million people.) Or that 72% of online adults visit Facebook at least once a month? And that over 350 million photographs are posted to Facebook each day? Or that Twitter users are expected to send over 182 billion tweets during 2014? And that ...

Practising Law Institute




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