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Oct 4, 2017

White Collar Crime 2017: Prosecutors and Regulators Speak

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

New York, New York, USAWhy You Should AttendIn 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 ...
Oct 2, 2017

Patentability and State of the Art Searching

Orginized by: Management Forum Ltd

London, United KingdomCOURSE OVERVIEW Topics to be covered include: Background and motivations to patentability searching Differences between state-of-the-art, patentability and landscaping Choosing a data collection Understanding the background to a search Fundamentals of search scope Tools and methods for searching and analysis Communication aspects PLEASE NOTE THAT DELEGATES ATTENDING THIS EVENT WILL NEED TO BRING ...
Sep 14, 2017

Think Like a Lawyer, Talk Like a Geek 2017: Get Fluent in Technology

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

New York, New York, USAWhy You Should AttendYour client has advised you that it is creating a retail marketing website serving the U.S. and Europe. They need advice on contract negotiations with the website developer, compliance with U.S. credit card standards, compliance with privacy standards in the E.U. and strategies for keeping the website secure from hackers. Are you ready to lead these discussions and spot all ...
Aug 2, 2017

Serving on a Nonprofit Board: Practical and Ethical Considerations for Attorneys

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

New York, New York, USAWhy You Should AttendJoining a nonprofit board can be one of the most personally and professionally rewarding experiences of an attorney’s career. Whether you’re an experienced attorney or just beginning to practice, serving on a nonprofit board can bring opportunities to deepen your skills, make valuable connections, and help a cause that is personally meaningful to you. Serving on ...
Jun 15, 2017

Managing Impressions: The Lawyer's Guide to Powerful Presentations

Orginized by: Seminar Partners

Toronto, Ontario, CanadaYou know very well what you want to say. The key to effective communication, though, is delivering your message so that the audience - be it judge, jury, co-workers, clients, or opponents - in person, on the phone, or via video - has no doubt what you mean. Nothing commands more professional respect, or is a greater asset to effective representation, than clear, concise communication. Managing impressions ...
Oct 19, 2017

Persuasive Legal Writing: Winning with Words

Orginized by: Seminar Partners

Toronto, Ontario, CanadaIn this convenient, practical presentation, William Bernhardt, lawyer and New York Times bestselling author of more than forty books, applies the principles of superior legal writing to specific documents designed to persuade. Bernhardt discusses the fundamentals of persuasion, then applies those principles and superior writing skills to briefs, factums and other persuasive documents, explaining how ...
Jun 1, 2017

Improving Detention Conditions at an EU Level

Orginized by: Academy of European Law

Trier, GermanyObjective: This final seminar in a series of five co-funded by the European Commission on issues related to detention will focus on the follow-up to the EU’s Green Paper on detention and the ongoing debate and developments surrounding it, as well as the move towards possible new EU legislation in the field of pre-trial detention. Key topics: * Follow-up to the EU Green Paper on the application of ...
Nov 15, 2017

Effective Defence of EPO Patent Applications

Orginized by: Management Forum Ltd

London, United KingdomCOURSE OVERVIEW Clarity in drafting patent applications has always been a serious issue: Complete clarity is required to distinguish the subject-matter of a claim from prior art, and an unclear claim can be interpreted to the disadvantage of the applicant or proprietor. The ‘problem/solution’ approach is not officially part of the EPC, but is a criterion which has been developed by case law. It is ...
Jun 9, 2017

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2017 (Free)

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

San Francisco, California, USAWhy You Should AttendVolunteer lawyers are needed to help the many low income clients facing a wide assortment of consumer law matters who are unrepresented. Attend this program to learn the basics of consumer law so that you can competently represent a client in need and learn new advocacy skills.What You Will LearnOverview of State and Federal Restraints on Debt Collection Introduction to the Fair ...
Dec 14, 2017

Health Care Law Institute 2017

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

New York, New York, USAJoin our expert faculty of health care practitioners, in-house counsel, government regulators, and prosecutors as we examine the current state of health care law and what the future might hold for affected parties. This program will cover a broad range of issues confronting the health care industry: payment reforms; structuring of compliant financial and other relationships; recent developments in ...
Aug 8, 2017

Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in Law Practice 2017

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

New York, New York, USAA practical review of how conflicts of interest in law practice arise and helpful approaches in managing them. An experienced faculty, including law firm general counsel, will review current developments in conflicts of interest and their practical takeaways, delivering useful insights for attorneys of all backgrounds. The agenda will address how to spot potential and actual conflicts, determine ...
Jun 28, 2017

Venture Capital 2017: Nuts and Bolts

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

San Francisco, California, USAWhy You Should AttendA thorough understanding of current market practice, deal terms and conditions, transaction documents and applicable securities, regulatory and ethical issues is critical in the venture capital business. This program, designed for those seeking a secure foundation in the venture capital field, will teach you the essentials of venture capital. From examining the anatomy of a venture ...
Dec 6, 2017

US Patent Practice

Orginized by: Management Forum Ltd

London, EnglandCOURSE OVERVIEW KEY TOPICS TO BE COVERED AT THIS SEMINAR Legal framework AIA overview US patent prosecution Enablement Definiteness Novelty and prior art Obviousness Provisional and continuing applications n USPTO programs Duty of candor Infringement Patent litigation and damages
Sep 20, 2017

What Makes a Great Negotiator?

Orginized by: Seminar Partners

Toronto, Ontario, CanadaEver wonder why some lawyers are more adept at negotiating better outcomes for their clients? Research suggests there is no correlation between intelligence, gender, or race when it comes to negotiating. At the same time, lawyers who always seem to leave the table ahead often have no formal training in negotiation skills. So what’s the secret? Join internationally-known legal negotiation expert Professor ...
Sep 7, 2017

Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017 (Free)

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

San Francisco, California, USAWhy You Should AttendWhile the ethical obligations of pro bono legal practice are no different than a commercial law practice, there are practical considerations regarding eligibility of clients, challenging clients, conflicts (similar in theory, different in practice settings), expectations on both sides, case management responsibility, and different delivery models, such as limited scope representation, ...
Nov 30, 2017

Business and Contract Law

Orginized by: Management Forum Ltd

London, United KingdomThis programme combines up-to-date commercial law with practical methods of translating this law into documentation. It identifies and analyses the different types of contract and how the various statutes affect them, ensuring that you fully grasp the impact of current legislation and case law. By the end of the course you will be able to recognise and deal confidently with the risks and benefits of commercial contracts....
Jun 12, 2017

Negotiating Real Estate Deals 2017

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

New York, New York, USAWhy You Should AttendThe 2016 real estate market is well behind us. The previous year closed with some leveling indicators, signaling a slowdown from the dazzling growth the market witnessed in the last few years. 2017 is presenting a more tempered pace and environment, as real estateforecasters seem to indicate. U.S. real estate appears to remain a safe bet in the eyes of domestic and international ...
Jun 7, 2017

Venture Capital 2017: Nuts and Bolts

Orginized by: Practising Law Institute

New York, New York, USAWhy You Should AttendA thorough understanding of current market practice, deal terms and conditions, transaction documents and applicable securities, regulatory and ethical issues is critical in the venture capital business. This program, designed for those seeking a secure foundation in the venture capital field, will teach you the essentials of venture capital. From examining the anatomy of a venture ...





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