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Sep 18, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Government Contracts 2014

Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Government Contracts law and practice continue to evolve. Congress has responded to budgetary pressures with calls for more reform of the acquisition system. New regulations, such as the imposition of rules requiring avoidance, detection, and reporting of counterfeit or suspect electronic parts and other counterfeit items ripple all the way down the supply chain. False claims Act recoveries and qui ...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 18, 2014

Conference

2nd Disability Claims Management

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Learn the latest trends in investigating, treating and litigating physical non-visible conditions claims. • Uncover best practices for managing claims of employee mental and psychological disabilities • Explore the nature, diagnosis and treatments of various invisible disabilities • Get details on effective return to work programs and how to successfully deal with accommodation issues • ...

Federated Press
Sep 18, 2014

Conference

2nd Financing Options for Mining Projects

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Examine the current issues for financing in mining from a company perspective • Explore current trends in raising capital in the mining industry, examining key considerations in financing options • Explore debt financing principles and products for the mining industry • Uncover some of the current trends and developments in joint ventures and strategic alliances for mining • Examine ...

Federated Press
Sep 18, 2014

Conference

Construction Law International Conference 2014

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The 5th Construction Law International Conference, organised by the Society of Construction Law (SCL) Malaysia, is an unparalleled and cutting edge conference that focuses on the importance of construction projects in achieving development and economic growth around the world. In a rapidly evolving industry and projects becoming increasingly complex, the necessity of developing a suitable and dynamic ...

Society of Construction Law (SCL) Malaysia
Sep 18, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

21st Annual Washington Construction Law

Seattle, Washington, USA
If you practice Construction Law, desire to practice Construction Law, or are confronted with matters involving Construction Law, you cannot afford to miss this conference. Learn recent developments in Washington and Federal case law, statutes and regulations. Learn how to protect the rights of your clients when dealing with public contracts, cutting edge contracting delivery methods, insurance, taxes and bankruptcy....

The Seminar Group
Sep 18, 2014

Conference

Competition Law in the Shipping Sector conference 2014

Brussels 1210, Belgium
Increasing investigations by the authorities, new legal and regulatory developments and recent case law have are all having critical effects for the shipping and ports industries. Join this IBC Legal event to find out how to ensure that compliance programmes can cope with the new demands and best practice guidance on avoiding costly fines. Key topics for 2014: • Renewal of block exemptions • The ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Sep 18, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Due Diligence on Chinese Companies: Methods, Tools and Resources for Determining Fact from Fiction

, USA
It's important for US firms to thoroughly investigate their "partners" in China including their joint venture partners, M&A targets, distributors, suppliers, senior managers, consultants and agents, third party services providers, and governmental stakeholders. Critical mistakes can be made if an investor links up with the wrong partner. Topics will include a review of the methods and tools employed ...

American Bar Association
Sep 19, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Legal and Regulatory Issues in the Healthcare Industry

Los Angeles, California, USA
With the completion of the enrollment phase of the Affordable Care Act, health care in the United States has entered a new era that will be characterized by extensive changes and challenges. The convoluted landscape of federal and state regulations will become even more complex as regulators ramp up enforcement activities under Obamacare and related statutes. Audits by government agencies on all levels ...

The Seminar Group
Sep 19, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

6th Annual Conference on the Resolution of CIS‐Related Business Dipsutes

Moscow, Russia
The ABA Section of International Law invites you to attend the 2014 Conference on the Resolution of CIS‐Related Business Disputes on September 19, 2014 at the Radisson Royal Hotel in Moscow, Russia. The sixth installment of this highly successful annual conference will bring together Litigators, Corporate Counsel, Arbitration Practitioners, Judges, Academics, Business Executives and Policy‐Makers ...

American Bar Association, Section of International Law
Sep 19, 2014

Course

Masters of Law (LLM) in Medical Law and Ethics by Distance Learning

By distance learning, United Kingdom
Medical Law & Ethics by Distance Learning 2014 - postgraduate distance learning from De Montfort University Reap the benefits of home study and flexible options by studying for the Medical Law and Ethics (LLM) This unique programme in Medical Law and Ethics will enable you to: •Analyse, interpret and apply the laws regulating the provision of healthcare and with particular regard to ethical perspectives ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Sep 19, 2014

Course

Master of Law (LLM) in Sports Law and Practice by Distance Learning

By distance learning, United Kingdom
Sports Law & Practice by Distance Learning 2014 - postgraduate distance learning from De Montfort University Reap the benefits of home study and flexible options by studying for the Sports Law and Practice (LLM) This unique programme in Sports Law and Practice will enable you to: •Analyse, interpret and apply the laws regulating sport •Gain a competitive advantage in difficult market conditions ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Sep 19, 2014

Course

Master of Law (LLM) in Employment Law and Practice by distance learning

By distance learning, United Kingdom
Employment Law and Practice by Distance Learning 2014 - postgraduate distance learning from De Montfort University Reap the benefits of home study and flexible options by studying for the Employment Law and Practice (LLM) What will I study on the programme? Core Module: Employment Law in Context in the UK and EU Lawyers approach the subject of Employment Law as a legal discipline but their expertise ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Sep 19, 2014

Course

Food Law – Master of Laws (LLM) by Distance Learning

n/a, United Kingdom
Study while you work & tailor this flexible distance learning course to your own needs. Suitable for both lawyers and non-legal professionals alike… Choose this course for an in-depth, practical insight into the evolving nature of food law and to find out the implications of the latest legislation on the way you do business. As with any distance learning course, study fits around your work commitments ...

De Montfort University
Sep 19, 2014

Course

Business Law – Master of Laws (LLM) by Distance Learning

n/a, United Kingdom
Study while you work & tailor this flexible distance learning course to your own needs. Suitable for both lawyers and non-legal professionals alike… Choose this course to learn how to analyse, interpret and apply the laws that regulate your work. As with any distance learning course, study fits around your work commitments - but this particular course also allows you to: • Choose to study for ...

De Montfort University
Sep 19, 2014

Course

MBA for Lawyers by Distance Learning

Leicester, United Kingdom
This brand new distance learning MBA for Lawyers has been designed for those working in the legal field, whether as professional practitioners or managers. This unique MBA for Lawyers will enable you to: • Improve your career prospects by gaining a globally recognised postgraduate qualification while remaining in full-time employment and differentiate yourself within the career market • Contemplate ...

Informa Professional Academy
Sep 19, 2014

Course

International Human Rights Law

Leicester, United Kingdom
Apply for the International Human Rights Law course and you can obtain a Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma or Master of Laws giving you a competitive advantage in a difficult job market. Also as this course is by Distance Learning, you don’t even have to leave your workplace. This distance learning programme by De Montfort University brings together a range of subjects and is designed ...

De Montfort University
Sep 19, 2014

Conference

3rd Annual GAR Live New York

New York, USA
Chaired by David W. Rivkin, Debevoise & Plimpton and Pierre Bienvenu, Norton Rose Fulbright. CONFERENCE TOPICS INCLUDE: - ''The year in review'' - GAR Live Symposium - Innovation and IA – the good, the bad and the ugly - Oxford union - style debate All delegates are invited to attend a post event cocktail reception kindly hosted by NERA Economic Consulting.

Global Arbitration Review
Sep 22, 2014

Conference

CLIO Cloud Conference

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Join us in 2014 at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel in Chicago, IL for Clio Cloud Conference 2014. Learn more about the emergent technologies and business strategies that are disrupting the legal industry. Full 2-Day Conference Pass Includes: Admission to all Clio Cloud Conference keynote and track sessions. Access to extended Q&A sessions with our noted speakers and presenters. Access to all Unconference ...

Themis Solutions Inc. (Clio)
Sep 22, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of International Taxation 2014

San Francisco, California, USA
In a global business, the tax laws of the United States may impact transactions regardless of where the transactions take place. A working knowledge of the U.S. international tax rules is, therefore, of paramount importance to a wide variety of tax and corporate professionals.This year’s program will be led by international tax experts and feature a substantially revised schedule including new sessions ...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 22, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Litigators 2014

New York, New York, USA
Please note that if you have already attended a PLI Bridge-the-Gap I program, you cannot attend this program for MCLE credit.Newly admitted attorneys in New York State are required, during each of their first two years after admission to the Bar, to complete at least 16 transitional CLE credit hours in ethics and professionalism, skills, and law practice management and/or areas of professional practice....

Practising Law Institute
Sep 22, 2014

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
Sep 22, 2014

Seminar

Class Actions and Product Liability Litigation: An Australian Perspective

London, United Kingdom
This event is a joint Product Liability Forum (PLF) / Herbert Smith Private International Law Seminars Series. This international seminar will bring together distinguished speakers to discuss recent developments in Class Actions and Product Liability in Australia. During this period of burgeoning mass claims in Australia, many developments are relevant to a European audience, including consumer and ...

British Institute of International and Comparative Law
Sep 23, 2014

Conference

Protecting the Media 2014

London, United Kingdom
IBC Legal Conferences is proud to announce its 20th annual event Protecting the Media highlighting key legal developments and critical updates for broadcast, print and new media. Gain up-to-the-minute insightful updates and hear detailed analysis from reputed media law experts to master the practical challenges and legal complexities of today’s turbulent times. You will discuss the hottest issues ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Sep 23, 2014

Training

State Aid Modernisation - New Rules, New Obligations and New Options for Member States

Brussels, Belgium
Intensive training on the new set of rules adopted within the State Aid Modernisation Initiative in 2013 and 2014. With a special, optional session on the structure and concept of State aid control for those who need introduction to the State aid regime. Our training will start with an optional session on the basics of State aid (22 Sept. 2014) and focus on the range of new State aid regulations ...

Lexxion Publisher
Sep 23, 2014

Conference

European Public Procurement conference 2014

1000 Brussels, Belgium
The three new EU Procurement Directives are currently undergoing a crucial implementation phase. Attend this event to find out how you should be amending your strategies - and how to do this without comprising on your obligations of delivering value as smoothly and cost-effectively as possible. IBC Legal is bringing together 22 speakers from 8 jurisdictions to ensure that you get full and balanced ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Sep 23, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Condominiums Opportunities & Pitfalls

Miami, Florida, USA
Condominium Development is Back in a Big Way, but for a variety of reasons, Condo Development could be dangerous for Developers, Contractors, Subcontractors, and Design Professionals. Present conditions exist that could produce problems for Condo Developers, including lack of qualified workforce, the speed of development, and the potential lack of oversight of the entire designing and construction process....

The Seminar Group
Sep 23, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

White Collar Crime 2014: Prosecutors and Regulators Speak

New York, New York, USA
In an increasingly global and coordinated fashion, the Department of Justice, the SEC, the CFTC, and other U.S. and foreign agencies are pressing forward with a white collar enforcement program of unprecedented scope and severity. With a spotlight on the financial services sector, the authorities are advancing novel theories and exacting increasingly draconian penalties. The government’s enforcement ...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 23, 2014

Conference

Indonesia-Australia Relations from the Perspective of Int. Law, Human Rights and Regional Security

Surabaya, Indonesia
The Faculty of Law, Airlangga University and the School of Law, University of Newcastle cordially invite you to participate in the 2014 International Conference on Indonesia-Australia Relations from the Perspective of International Law, Human Rights, and Regional Security (2014 ICIAR). The Conference will be held in Surabaya, Indonesia on 23-24 September 2014. The conference provides an opportunity ...

Faculty of Law, Airlangga University, Surabaya
Sep 23, 2014

Tele-
conference

Emergency Preparedness for Small to Midsized Companies

USA
Overview:This webinar will highlight the basic areas which need to be addressed regarding the safety and security of your employees and your company. It will also cover topics for consideration in your Employee Policy Manuals, Safety Manuals, Procedural Manuals and Crisis Manual. Although you will need to customize the Plan for your own company and industry, this webinar can serve as a check point ...

TrainHR
Sep 23, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

An Opportune Time to Revisit Your Severance Issues Checklist

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
There have been a number of important developments relating to severance in recent years, including the recent Supreme Court decision relating to FICA and the impact of the IRS enforcement initiative concerning Section 409A compliance. This panel will take stock of those developments in the context of an ongoing, proactive approach to handling individual and group severance arrangements. In particular, ...

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Sep 24, 2014

Conference

Developing Contract Specifications and KPIs

Perth, Western Australia, Australia
This 2-day intensive course gives you the key tools, with practical application, so that quotations are accurate, differing interpretations are few, management can be efficient, and performance is driven to the right result. Key Learning Outcomes Appreciate why the specification is the most important part of the contract Understand why your personal negotiation style affects how you write specifications ...

Informa Australia
Sep 24, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Crowdfunding and Online Direct Lending (Peer-to-Peer) 2014

New York, New York, USA
Recent market activity demonstrates that crowdfunding is now a bona fide alternative form of early and mid-stage corporate finance and can lead to exits in the M&A and capital markets arenas. In the face of this tremendous growth trajectory, the industry has divided into several categories, each with its own legal risks and challenges. Will this growth continue? Join our expert faculty for a practical ...

Practising Law Institute
Sep 24, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Commercial Litigation Funding, Ethics, and Law

, USA
Over the last two decades, the business of funding litigation has moved from "buying" pieces of individual plaintiff personal injury claims to underwriting mass tort litigation to large-scale businesses in the business of providing alternative funding for the expenses of sophisticated commercial litigation. Is it ethical? Is it legal? Whatever happened to champerty and maintenance? A panel experienced ...

American Bar Association
Sep 25, 2014

Seminar

Patenting Biotech in Europe and the USA

London, England
How to overcome obstacles to obtaining protection for your invention Research and development in the field of life sciences is extremely time-consuming and costly. Clearly defined and secure patent rights to biotech inventions are essential, both to obtain funding for research and to subsequently recoup the investment In an attempt to restrict the granting of patents with broad claims, many patent ...

Management Forum Ltd
Sep 25, 2014

Conference

Patent Protection for Software-Related and Business-Related Inventions in the EU and US

London, United Kingdom
TOPICS TO BE COVERED AT THIS SEMINAR INCLUDE: Developments in Europe for Computer-Related Inventions Current US Strategies Post Bilski Recent USPTO's Guidelines on Computer-Related and Business-Related Inventions In addition, this seminar will consist of an interactive workshop session to illustrate strategies for gaining the best possible protection for computer-related and business-related inventions....

Management Forum Ltd
Sep 25, 2014

CLE - Live Webcast

Charting New Territory: Prosecution and Diligence Strategies in the Wake of the AIA

, USA
Now that the America Invents Act (AIA) is in full effect, transitioning U.S. patent laws from a first-to-invent regime to a first-inventor-to-file regime, patent prosecutors need to be aware of how the changes in the patent laws affect their daily practice. In particular, the changes to Section 102 have affected the scope of prior art available against patent applications. This webinar will explore ...

American Bar Association
Sep 25, 2014

Conference

2nd Korea: Global Competition Law Forum

Seoul, Korea
The 2nd Korea: Global Competition Law Forum is scheduled on 25 October 2014 at Lotte Hotel Seoul, Korea. Global leaders and industry players will be presenting at this annual event. Registration is now open and early bird registration ends 15 August 2014. To book you seat or require more information, please contact Alma at alma.lam@cch.com.hk.

Wolters Kluwer Hong Kong Limited
Sep 26, 2014

Tele-
conference

Tools to Conduct Internal Audits While Maintaining a hectic Payroll Processing Schedule

USA
Overview:Audits are the biggest fear of most employers… especially the payroll department. Whether it be for wage and hour law or IRS compliance suffering through an external audit is an ordeal that everyone tries to avoid…and rightly so. But what if you conducted your own internal audit to root out the areas of noncompliance? Wouldn't it be easier, not to mention cheaper in the long run, to find your own compliance issues....

TrainHR
Sep 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Due Diligence in the AIA Era

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
This course will provide practical guidance for conducting patent due diligence investigations in today’s changing legal environment. The panel will explore how the America Invents Act (AIA) and recent decisions of the Supreme Court and Federal Circuit dramatically affect the due diligence process, while sharing practical techniques and strategies for conducting complete investigations. These tactics ...

Patent Resources Group
Sep 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Crafting & Drafting Winning Patents

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
This Crafting & Drafting course marches to a special drummer and focuses on the end result – producing a “winning patent” that will be held literally infringed and not invalid under (sec)112(a), f/k/a/ (sec)112, para.1, despite the time pressure created by moving to a first-inventor-to-file system under the America Invents Act (AIA). Crafting & Drafting is not a survey course covering the broad landscape ...

Patent Resources Group
Sep 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

"Designing Around" Valid U.S. Patents

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
In Markman and Cybor, the Federal Circuit required district courts to construe claims as a matter of law and decided to review claim construction de novo. The object was to make claim construction predictable, so that claims would better perform their public notice function. The result has been an unmitigated disaster, often (but not always) reading limitations into the claims that the examiner did ...

Patent Resources Group
Sep 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Chemical Patent Practice

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
This up-to-the-minute course teaches the chemical patent practitioner how to use fundamentally sound principles to prepare and prosecute a United States chemical patent application in a conservative way and in view of all of the opportunities and pitfalls afforded by the AIA to enhance such possibilities as: ◾obtaining broad claim construction for literal infringement purposes, particularly ...

Patent Resources Group
Sep 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Post-Grant Patent Practice: Review and Reexamination

Las Vegas, Virginia, USA
The first day of this two-and-a-half-day course focuses on ex parte reexamination and also addresses inter partes reexamination. The second day is dedicated to inter partes review. Topics covered in the final half day include post-grant review, covered business method patent review, and ethical issues related to review proceedings and reexamination. The course covers strategies, tactics, best practices ...

Patent Resources Group
Sep 27, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Software Patents: Procuring and Enforcing After Alice

Las Vegas, Virginia, USA
This course addresses the difficult and sophisticated task of how best to claim, prosecute, and litigate software-based inventions in their rich variety so as to have their patents held not invalid and infringed by the Federal Circuit. But that rich variety requires a variety of disparate claiming, specification drafting, prosecution, and litigating techniques. The course and text address why different ...

Patent Resources Group
Sep 29, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Law for Scientists and Engineers

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
This course will provide technology experts with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of patent law. Representative topics to be covered include the patent procurement procedures at the USPTO, the parts of a patent, claim drafting strategies, and key elements of sections 102 (novelty) and 103 (non-obviousness). We will cover the types of activities that scientists and engineers should avoid because ...

Patent Resources Group
Sep 29, 2014

CLE

ICC Advanced PIDA Training on International Commercial Arbitration

Paris, France
Drawing on the experience of renowned arbitrators in a multicultural and international environment, this advanced-level training provides an in-depth understanding and first-hand experience of the ICC Arbitration procedure under the 2012 ICC Rules of Arbitration. By using a practical case-study approach and role-plays to address a series of situations that arise during complex arbitral proceedings, ...

ICC International Chamber of Commerce
Sep 29, 2014

Conference

Intellectual Property Law in the Middle East 2014

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
The issue of intellectual property rights in the Middle East has never been scrutinised more closely. Whilst there is general acceptance that ensuring that IP is protected is essential in order to drive growth, innovation and investment, many are looking to Qatar’s winning bid to host the World Cup in 2022 as a test bed for what will actually happen in practice. It is with this in mind that IBC ...

IBC Legal Conferences
Sep 29, 2014

Conference

15th Tax Planning for Real Estate Transactions

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Highlights: • Land transfer tax implications • Tax-deferred transfers of real estate • Tax Issues for nonresident investors in Canadian real estate • Mergers and acquisitions of REITs • Municipal property tax complexities and strategies • Structuring U.S. real estate investments by Canadians • Real estate transactions: HST Issues • Proposed changes in REIT tax treatment • International real estate ...

Federated Press
Sep 29, 2014

Training

International Petroleum Law Workshop

Boston, Massachusetts, USA
During this 5-day program, participants will learn the practical aspects of petroleum law: how the law works in practice; how to read and comment on legal documents, procedures and regulations and how to work with and assist members of their legal team. The principles of law and legal practice will be applied to the typical legal documents and issues that arise as a company first enters a country ...

IHRDC
Sep 29, 2014

CLE - Live Seminar

From the Trenches: High Profile Trials 2014

New York, New York, USA
From the Trenches is all about the best part of litigation - the trials themselves. The program will focus on critical issues and strategies raised in the most significant white collar, regulatory and civil fraud trials of the prior year. Come inside the courtroom with the litigators on the front line who were involved in these cases, including attorneys from the U.S. Department of Justice and the ...

Practising Law Institute




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