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Jun 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiating Real Estate Deals 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attend Real estate continues to be a strong investment in 2015 and anyone involved in deal construction must know the latest strategies and lessons learned from the previous year. Our expert faculty will address current industry trends and case law to help practitioners negotiate a variety of real estate deals.  The program will begin with a review of the current transact...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 4, 2015

Seminar

The future of the claims management sector - regulation, standards and growth

London, United Kingdom
Guest of Honour: Kevin Rousell, Head of Claims Management Regulation, Ministry of Justice

This seminar will consider the future of the claims management sector at a time of significant regulatory reform.

It is scheduled to follow the introduction of Government's revised framework of regulatory enforcement across the Claims Management Company (CMC) sector, and also comes as the Legal ...

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Westminster Legal Policy Forum
Jun 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Delaware Law Developments 2015: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Protecting Domestic Violence Survivors and Children in California: Pro Bono Representation in Low-Income Domestic Violence Restraining Order Cases 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Attend this program so that you can receive the training you need to represent low-income domestic violence survivors seeking domestic violence restraining orders in California, including crafting safe and effective child custody and visitation orders.  Experienced attorneys will give you a practical training to enable you to obtain orders critical to protecting victims ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

15th Annual School Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attend To effectively counsel parents, students, and school districts, practitioners must continue to develop and expand their understanding of the most recent developments in case law, and keep abreast of legislative and regulatory changes. At PLI’s 15th Annual School Law Institute, an expert faculty will examine significant new developments in education law and policy, and ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Sixteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program focuses on current critical issues of information privacy, cybersecurity and data protection faced by all companies.  The Internet and evolving mobile and virtualized information technologies, wired and wireless, have prompted the development of powerful tools for the collection, processing, storage and use of personal information.   More than ever...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Corporations, government organizations and millions of consumers are shifting massive quantities of data and their software applications to cloud computing facilities. Cloud computing uses the Internet to give every size organization access to large, dynamically scalable resources (data storage, software applications and computing power). “The Cloud” allows users,...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Over the past decade partnerships have emerged as a major form of doing business. Joint ventures between large companies or with start-up or other smaller companies are now an everyday occurrence. Managed fund growth has exploded, as these entities have taken on activities once dominated by the great financial institutions, such as trading, lending and mergers and acquisition...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2015

Seminar

The future of probation in England and Wales

London, United Kingdom
Guests of Honour: Paul McDowell, HM Chief Inspector of Probation and Speaker confirmed from the Ministry of Justice

Scheduled as Government takes forward significant structural reforms to the probation landscape in England and Wales, this seminar will focus on the future of offender management in the community, and next steps for the Transforming Rehabilitation Programme.

Sessions wi...

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Westminster Legal Policy Forum
Jun 9, 2015

Seminar

Protecting the Intangible Assets within an Italian Workforce

Milan, Italy
Protecting the Intangible Assets within an Italian Workforce
LEXELLENT's Renato D'Andrea and Andrea Garantola will be speaking about the protection of a company's intangible assets in terms of workforce management in Italy.

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LEXELLENT
Jun 10, 2015

Seminar

EC 4th Money Laundering Directive & Implementing Legislation

Edinburgh, Scotland
Once again, significant changes are being made to the UK's anti-money laundering regime.

Practitioners will be affected by, amongst other things, important changes to the identification of beneficial owners of trusts and companies, and the establishment of a register to record beneficial ownership of company shares.

The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 (presently a ...

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MBL Seminars
Jun 10, 2015

Seminar

MLRO Masterclass with Jonathan Fisher QC

Edinburgh, Scotland
Are you a Money Laundering Reporting Officer? Do you know what changes in policies and procedures will be required to satisfy the EC's 4th Directive on Money Laundering?

MLROs must be experts in the application of the anti-money laundering compliance regime. Difficult decisions have to be made and MLROs must be sure of their ground.

An MLRO is also responsible for ensuring that his f...

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MBL Seminars
Jun 10, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

International Arbitration 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend If your company or client has a dispute arising out of a contract with a foreign party, international arbitration represents the best method of resolving that dispute in a neutral forum and enforcing any subsequent award.  However, the resolution of international business disputes through arbitration raises issues that are simply not present in the litigation context.&nb...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend At this perennial favorite, our experienced faculty will walk you through all of the steps associated with acquiring and selling a privately held company, whether it is a large independent corporation, a division or subsidiary of a large public company, or a smaller venture capital-backed or family-owned entrepreneurial enterprise. You will learn about the special issues tha...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Environmental Regulation 2015: Hot Topics, Regulatory Developments, and Practical Guidance for Corporate Compliance

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The 2015 program will review recent activities in environmental regulation affecting compliance obligations for a range of businesses and organizations.  Taking a comprehensive look at how new developments in environmental regulations and recent case law will affect deal negotiations, daily operations and corporate compliance efforts, our expert faculty will lead practic...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Eligibility, Prior Art and Obviousness 2015: Current Trends in Sections 101, 102 and 103

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend The Supreme Court has, in recent years, taken a renewed and profound interest in the U.S. patent system. This means, for many of us, 35 USC 101 has become a topic of conversation between ourselves and our clients. The conundrum is not just what the guidelines or decisions are today, but where will we be in the years and decades ahead during the enforcement period of patents ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Relentless advancement in online media continues to test copyright law’s limits.  This program will focus on copyright in the digital data era, ensuring that attendees will gain a firm understanding of copyright basics and the rising issues challenging copyright enforcement.  The Supreme Court’s 2014 Aereo decision illustrated this tension between emergi...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Prosecution 2015: A Boot Camp for Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program is directed to patent prosecuting and litigating attorneys and patent agents with or without a Patent Office registration number and with no or little patent experience. It will focus on teaching the basics of claim drafting, patent application preparation and prosecution, and will provide a review of recent developments in the law. A litigator’s perspecti...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 16, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend In today’s online media and e-commerce environment, lawyers are increasingly called upon to provide advice about trademark-related issues.  Familiarity with basic trademark law is quickly becoming a vital part of any lawyer’s equipment, whether one is a neophyte or a twenty-year veteran to the practice.  Knowing the trademark law basics can help you fend...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 16, 2015

Seminar

Internet & Social Media Marketing - The Definitive Guide for Professional Service Firms

Glasgow, Scotland
This seminar is presented by one of the UK's leading providers of website and internet marketing solutions for professional service firms.

What You Will Learn

Website Best Practice in 2014 - What Professional Service Firms are doing with their Websites in 2014:

Why staff profiles are so important
The importance of up-to-date legal content
Podcasting and online video
O...

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MBL Seminars
Jun 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend If you are a lawyer practicing in New York State who handles client funds, you must maintain an IOLA or other escrow account  and must be aware of the ethical rules regarding such accounts.  This panel will identify how ethical violations – even unwitting ones – can arise and will explain how violations are handled by the Attorney Disciplinary/Griev...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend  This program, designed for employment law practitioners and human resources professionals at all levels, brings together prominent practitioners from the management and plaintiffs’ bars, in-house counsel and members of the judiciary, to analyze and provide practical guidance on the latest developments in the employment discrimination arena.  In addition to pr...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

California Guardianship Law 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Audit Committees and Financial Reporting 2015: Recent Developments and Current Issues

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 23, 2015

Seminar

The Law of Passing Off

London, United Kingdom
This intensive half-day course will address many important and practical aspects of the modern and still developing law of passing off.

Assuming a basic knowledge of passing off and registered trade mark law, this intermediate level course is aimed at both solicitors and trade mark attorneys.

What You Will Learn

This course will cover the following:

An update on recent ...

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MBL
Jun 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Pretrial practice in federal civil litigation has undergone tremendous change. As fewer civil cases are tried, the staples of pretrial practice — pleadings, motions to dismiss, discovery, Daubert motions, summary judgment, and settlement — have replaced trials as the focus of litigation. What does the changing nature of pretrial practice in litigation mean for you...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Broker-Dealer Regulation 2015

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 24, 2015

Seminar

Advanced Drafting Techniques for Successful EPO Patent Applications

London, United Kingdom
Many patent applications and patents are lost before the EPO Boards of Appeal due to incorrect original drafting. Added subject matter is a recurrent problem: Amendments made during grant procedure, to take account or new prior art, amount to added subject-matter, often fatal in opposition procedure before the EPO, and national courts.

Sufficiency of disclosure can also be a problem, as if ...

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 25, 2015

Seminar

Effective Defence of EPO Patent Applications - Avoiding Common Pitfalls

London, United Kingdom
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 now is h...

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 25, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2015

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 25, 2015

Seminar

Money Laundering Update - The Recent Developments by Jonathan Fisher QC

Edinburgh, Scotland
According to Government figures, over 150 members of professional bodies have been removed from membership (struck-off) due to lack of compliance with the Money Laundering Regulations 2007.

Meanwhile, there are an increasing number of criminal prosecutions against professionals for money laundering offences. As a Judge recently told a solicitor when sentencing him to imprisonment, "The soli...

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MBL Seminars
Jun 25, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Relentless advancement in online media continues to test copyright law’s limits.  This program will focus on copyright in the digital data era, ensuring that attendees will gain a firm understanding of copyright basics and the rising issues challenging copyright enforcement.  The Supreme Court’s 2014 Aereo decision illustrated this tension between emergi...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 26, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend In today’s online media and e-commerce environment, lawyers are increasingly called upon to provide advice about trademark-related issues.  Familiarity with basic trademark law is quickly becoming a vital part of any lawyer’s equipment, whether one is a neophyte or a twenty-year veteran to the practice.  Knowing the trademark law basics can help you fend...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 26, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts 2015: Understanding Risk

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Approximately 20 percent of Americans experience some type of mental illness in a given year,  and the  prevalence of mental disorders among individuals involved in the criminal justice system, and some areas of the civil legal system is even higher.  This timely program will focus on the intersection of individuals living with mental illness and their involve...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 26, 2015

Seminar

How to Conduct Successful Oral Proceedings Before the EPO

London, United Kingdom
Oral Proceedings are appointed in the majority of appeal cases, and in many opposition and examination cases, and so a European patent
attorney will almost certainly at some point have to attend oral
proceedings, either to defend a client’s invention or to attack a patent held by a competitor. To defend your client’s interests correctly and competently it is vital to know what to expect at t...

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Expert Witness 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend For many attorneys, searching for, retaining, and using expert witnesses can be a daunting experience. Don't miss out on the critical benefits conferred by the effective use of expert witnesses in complex litigation.  Our faculty of experienced litigators and expert witnesses will demystify the challenges of selecting, preparing, and using experts. You will come away wit...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

M&A Litigation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attendMark Your Calendar. More Information to Come!

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

International Employment Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Employment law is now a global issue.  Multinational employers no longer look at their labor and employment matters from a purely local perspective.  As they protect their global brands, they coordinate approaches across borders.  In doing so, multinational employers must grapple with often conflicting standards for hiring, retaining, disciplining, and terminat...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Patent Law 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Understanding Patent Law 2015 will guide you through foundational patent law concepts and practice points then progress toward current legal issues relevant to new and seasoned lawyers in the arena.  Over a single day, this practical program will cover the basics, such as defining what is patentable and how to prosecute and protect patents, then move onto a diverse range...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 30, 2015

Seminar

Internet & Social Media Marketing - The Definitive Guide for Professional Service Firms

Belfast, Northern Ireland
This seminar is presented by one of the UK's leading providers of website and internet marketing solutions for professional service firms.

Website Best Practice in 2014 - What Professional Service Firms are doing with their Websites in 2014:

Why staff profiles are so important
The importance of up-to-date legal content
Podcasting and online video
Online document assembly/sel...

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MBL Seminars
Jul 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Sixteenth Annual Private Equity Forum

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Since the financial crisis a few years ago, private equity firms have been dealing with its aftermath, including increased regulatory and legislative scrutiny of their activities and the activities of their funds as well as difficult environments in which to raise new funds and to get deals done.  Many firms were required to register as investment advisers with the SEC ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 2, 2015

Seminar

A to Z of Intellectual Property Law - In One Day

Glasgow, Scotland
This practical one day course will provide an introduction to intellectual property law for practitioners new to the subject or those looking to do more IP. It is aimed at both private practice and in-house lawyers. The course will reference current law, cases and good practice.

By the end of the course you should be familiar with the different types of IP, how they can be exploited and the...

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MBL Seminars
Jul 2, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Writing for Litigators 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Good writing skills are one of a handful of skills necessary for success in the practice of law.  What actually is good legal writing?  This program will teach you the secrets of successful legal writing, whether you are writing for judges, partners, or clients.  What You Will Learn • Getting started: planning your document and getting it done •&...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The Successful Solo/Small Firm Practice 2015: The Tools You Need to Succeed in Today's Economy

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Are you thinking about “hanging out a shingle,” either on your own or with a colleague?  Many attorneys consider this career option, but how do you actually make it work? Setting up the office and getting business are top concerns. Solos also face a host of critical business and practice management decisions that will determine whethe...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Class Action Litigation 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Class action lawsuits remain an integral part of high stakes litigation and the courts, including the Supreme Court, have taken notice.  This year’s program will give you the tools and strategies you need to effectively handle these complex cases.  Our outstanding faculty of plaintiffs’ and defense counsel and academics will bring you up-to-date on impor...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 8, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Patent Prosecution 2015: A Boot Camp for Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend This program is directed to patent prosecuting and litigating attorneys and patent agents with or without a Patent Office registration number and with no or little patent experience. It will focus on teaching the basics of claim drafting, patent application preparation and prosecution, and will provide a review of recent developments in the law. A litigator’s perspecti...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Doing Business in and with Emerging Markets 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Doing Business in and with Emerging Markets 2015 will provide a comprehensive overview of the most pressing legal issues involved in international deal making in and with emerging markets. Attorneys and other professionals in the field will benefit from the insights offered by a stellar, international faculty, who will draw on decades of combined experience to share the best ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 9, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Retail Leasing 2015

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jul 9, 2015

Seminar

IP Due Diligence

London, United Kingdom
TOPICS AT THE IP DUE DILIGENCE MEETING INCLUDE:

The Organisation of an IP Due Diligence Project

The Nature of the Deal
The Acquisition Process
Developing Comprehensive Checklists
Pieces of a Due Diligence Evaluation

Evaluating the Patent Portfolio
Mitigation of Risk
Impacts on the Value of the Deal
DELEGATES AT THIS COURSE WILL

• Gain practical advice ...

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