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Feb 28, 2015

Conference

The Legal Medium: New Encounters of Art and Law

New Haven, Connecticut, USA
On Saturday, February 28, Yale University will host a major symposium entitled The Legal Medium: New Encounters of Art and Law. The symposium will gather leading artists and thinkers for a series of panels and presentations, as well as an art exhibition. Rather than focusing on the practice of art law, the symposium will examine law as an artistic medium, or the ways artists encounter, take advantage of, and seek to mold law....

The Legal Medium
Mar 2, 2015

Conference

American Bar Association 2015 Asia Forum - Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan
Join us to explore Doing Business in Asia: Recent Trends and Developments in the Regulatory Environment, Transactional Practice and Dispute Resolution. The 2015 Asia Forum – Tokyo will offer you: • One and a half days of networking and programming featuring two parallel tracks on best practices that companies and international lawyers should adopt to conduct business successfully in Asia. • Discussion ...

American Bar Association, Section of International Law
Mar 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Insider Trading and Other SEC Enforcement Claims

New York, New York, USA
In the wake of the financial crisis, the SEC, under the Dodd-Frank Act, may now impose a civil penalty in an administrative proceeding against any person or company. Critics claim that the limited discovery, absence of right to a jury trial, and use of "in-house" administrative law judges raise constitutional and ethical questions concerning whether administrative proceedings are adequate forums for ...

New York City Bar
Mar 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Videogames & Software Apps; Personal Management & Agency Contr

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendExperienced entertainment attorneys and business executives will discuss legal, financial, business, and ethical issues in the practice of entertainment law, with a focus on new methods of delivery.What you will learnDay 1 - Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Videogames & Software Apps; Personal Management & Agency ContractsThe ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 2, 2015

Seminar

Commercial Negotiation

Belfast, Northern Ireland
Negotiation has always been the one of the most important lawyer's skills both for commercial deals and for disputes. Now it needs essential honing in the new environment as more disputes are settled or decided by mediation/arbitration and many go to on-line dispute resolution. What is the lawyer's role in these new contexts? How best can we keep control of alternative dispute resolution proceedings? How ...

MBL Seminars
Mar 2, 2015

Training

2015 Labor and Employment Law Update

Palo Alto, California, USA
Being well-trained is the first-line priority for defense in a working world where errors and omissions are costly. This course will update attendees on current labor and employment laws and help ensure better compliance. Why Should You Attend: This webinar will prepare participants in handling pressing workplace issues by offering updates on recent major developments in USA legislation. Attendees ...

ComplianceOnline
Mar 3, 2015

Training

Objectionable Microorganisms: Considering the Risk

Palo Alto, California, USA
This webinar on objectionable microorganisms will explore the most current practices that define an objectionable microorganism and will provide a practical approach to determining just how objectionable it really is. Why Should You Attend: Due to increased scrutiny by the FDA and other regulatory agencies, companies must now determine how to reduce the risk if they find objectionable microorganisms....

ComplianceOnline
Mar 3, 2015

Training

10-Step Risk Based Computer System Validation for SaaS/Cloud/Local Hosting

Palo Alto, California, USA
Understand the 10-step risk based approach to validation, explore methods to decrease resource requirements, and learn how to make documentation more manageable and understandable. Why Should You Attend: This webinar will explore proven techniques that reduce validation project time, often to one-third. Attendees will learn efficient documentation strategies for computer system validation and how ...

ComplianceOnline
Mar 3, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Sound Recordings; Music Publishing

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendExperienced entertainment attorneys and business executives will discuss legal, financial, business, and ethical issues in the practice of entertainment law, with a focus on new methods of delivery.What you will learnDay 2 - Sound Recordings; Music PublishingThe morning will be geared toward a basic understanding of an artist-record company agreement with a mock negotiation as ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 3, 2015

Conference

2nd Class Action

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Emerging trends in suits filed and defended across the country • Establishing an aggressive and pro-active defense • Best practices for controlling documents and preserving evidence • Trends in U.S. privacy class action cases • What judges look for when approving a settlement • Key factors in arbitration design • Best practices for managing cross-border class actions • Critical role ...

Federated Press
Mar 3, 2015

Seminar

Ten Legal Tips for Small Business Success - Mar 3, 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
10 legal tips to help emerging and established business owners start, grow, and build prosperous ventures. Running a small business takes a lot of work. Amid all this, it can be easy to forget about the legal aspects of running a business. However, attending to these matters sooner rather than later is likely to save you time, stress, and expense in the long run. Join us as Lema Khorshid presents ...

Illinois SBDC at UIC
Mar 3, 2015

Conference

FIDIC Middle East Contract Users' Conference 2015

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Attend for first-hand insights from the experts responsible for drafting and updating the FIDIC contracts - as well as the local knowledge of Middle Eastern lawyers and engineers: 1. Find out the best way to select the most appropriate FIDIC form for your project by examining the differences between each 2. Ensure your projects run on time and within budget 3. Get to grips with the recent changes ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Mar 4, 2015

Seminar

Reforming the courts and tribunals service - modernisation, infrastructure, efficiency and access

London, United Kingdom
Guest of Honour: Speaker confirmed from HM Courts & Tribunals Service This seminar will consider the future of the courts and tribunals service in England and Wales. It is timed to consider key challenges ahead for Government's five year programme of investment in the courts and tribunals system, which aims to develop efficiency via the use of technology, improving the estate, and modernising working practices....

Westminster Legal Policy Forum
Mar 4, 2015

CLE

The Future of Natural Gas versus Coal-Fired Generation

New York, New York, USA
Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 6:30-8PM Join the Guarini Center on the evening of March 4th for a panel discussion to examine, “The Future of Natural Gas versus Coal-Fired Generation.” 1.5 CLE credits available for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys. Speakers: Catherine Callaway, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, Dynegy Inc. Robert Mancini ('84), Managing ...

NYU Law: Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law
Mar 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendExperienced entertainment attorneys and business executives will discuss legal, financial, business, and ethical issues in the practice of entertainment law, with a focus on new methods of delivery.What you will learnDay 3 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment & Sports Litigation; FilmThe morning will provide an overview of book publishing agreements and ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 4, 2015

Training

How to Avoid an FDA Warning Letter with a Strong CAPA Program

Palo Alto, California, USA
This CAPA program provides the framework for avoiding an FDA warning letter and increasing quality standards for your organization while keeping production levels high. Description This course is appropriate for professionals who work within and manage a quality discipline for their organization. A strong and manageable CAPA program is critical in an FDA regulated environment. Over 50 warning letters ...

ComplianceOnline
Mar 4, 2015

Training

Monitoring Impurities in Pharmaceutical Products - ICH Q3 requirements

Palo Alto, California, USA
This training will discuss regulatory requirements for monitoring of pharmaceutical impurities. It will explain how to monitor impurities in pharmaceutical products as per ICH Q3 A/B requirements and to measure the thresholds to report for regulatory submission. Why Should You Attend: Monitoring impurities is considered a critical activity of analytical development in order to ensure the quality ...

ComplianceOnline
Mar 4, 2015

Training

Laboratory Controls - Preparing for a Systems Based Inspection

Palo Alto, California, USA
This training on laboratory controls will focus on the systems within a laboratory that will be audited by an FDA investigator using the systems based inspection approach. You will understand the FDA focus on systems and how you might improve procedures in your laboratory to be better prepared for a regulatory agency inspection. Why should you Attend: FACT: Many Quality Assurance and Quality Control ...

ComplianceOnline
Mar 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Effective Written Advocacy 2015 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should AttendThis program will teach new attorneys and seasoned professionals effective writing techniques to assist pro bono clients with a variety of legal issues. Learn the tools to draft concise complaints, declarations and briefs to help your pro bono clients assert their legal rights and win their cases! What You Will Learn Drafting Effective Briefs Preparing Witness Declarations ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Investment Management Institute 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendYou’ll hear expert panelists discuss: significant business and legal developments in the investment management area over the past year and important regulatory initiatives such as:The SEC’s regulatory agenda New money-market fund regulations New SEC staff guidance Potential new rulemakings relating to target date funds and exchange-traded funds Possible modifications of the fund ...

Practising Law Institute
Mar 5, 2015

CLE - Live Webcast

Reporting Group Health Plan Eligibility & Enrollment to Employees & IRS: Based on New Instructions

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
Beginning in 2015 employers are confronted with a new and comprehensive information reporting regime. The reporting rules require employers to provide information statements to employees and the IRS that includes information identifying all full-time employees under the statutory 30-hour standard, which full-time employees are eligible for health coverage, who is enrolled in coverage, and certain ...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
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 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 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 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

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

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 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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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 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 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




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