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Jul 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2016

New York, New York, USA
Copyright & Trademark Discount: Attend Both Programs and Save $595 Fee for Both Programs: $1,795 Register online at www.pli.edu or call PLI’s Customer Service Department at (800) 260-4754 Why You Should Attend The proliferation of online consumer transactions continues to open new possibilities to perpetrate and witness trademark infringement.  Whether on an online auction service ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 13, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Investment Adviser Regulation 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Over the past few years, the SEC has put the regulation of investment advisers under the microscope, with advisers becoming a major focus of the SEC’s 2016 enforcement and exam program.  The SEC has set high expectations for advisers in identifying and responding to conflicts of interests and for providing robust and targeted client disclosures. At this program, at...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2016: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

San Francisco, California, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Whether you’re a transactional attorney or a litigator, when financial and accounting records emerge in the legal matter you’re handling, it helps to know some accounting basics.  The numbers always tell a story – one that may support your legal position.  Being able to recognize the relevant accounting principles at work and how they influence the...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2016: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend In this advanced two-day program, you will have a unique opportunity to receive hands-on drafting experience with the guidance of experienced patent prosecutors. By working in small technologically-distinct groups, you will receive individualized feedback on claim drafting and amendment writing skills, as well as learn practical techniques for avoiding prosecution pitfalls. G...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 19, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of International Taxation 2016

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jul 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2016: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

Chicago, Illinois, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Whether you’re a transactional attorney or a litigator, when financial and accounting records emerge in the legal matter you’re handling, it helps to know some accounting basics.  The numbers always tell a story – one that may support your legal position.  Being able to recognize the relevant accounting principles at work and how they influence the...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Securities Laws 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Whether you are new to the field or seeking a quick refresher or an update, this is a securities law primer that you won’t want to miss. This program will provide an overview and discussion of the basic aspects of the U.S. federal securities laws by leading in-house and law firm practitioners as well as SEC staff. Emphasis will be placed on the interplay among the Secur...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Volunteer 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 Learn Overview of State and Federal Restraints on Debt Collection Int...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 25, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

The Ethics Game Show: A Review of Ethical Issues 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Join us once again at this unique interactive program. Chair Katie M. Lachter will review a new set of hypotheticals to test your knowledge of the pertinent ethical rules, as you match wits with our expert faculty, and contestants. What would you do? What do the experts say you should do? This program had past attendees raving: “My favorite PLI program so far”; &l...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 25, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for In-House Corporate Counsel 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Hear from experienced practitioners, who will provide practical advice about a broad range of ethical issues confronting in-house counsel.  This unique program will help you identify risk areas, analyze relevant ethical obligations, and understand best practices.  What You Will Learn Representing the corporate entity: who is the client Crisis management, ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 25, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics for Discovery 2016

New York, New York, USA
 Why You Should Attend This program is designed to provide attorneys with an understanding of ethical duties arising in discovery, including obligations impacting investigations and litigation.   Particular emphasis will be given to the new amendments to the federal discovery rules, including discussion of the rules in practice during the first seven months after their effective da...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 26, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Broker-Dealer Regulation 2016

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jul 27, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiation Workshop for Lawyers 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This negotiation program is unlike any other.  The classical theories and most effective tactics behind every very stage of the negotiation are taught and tested with interactive exercises drawing on realistic, every day scenarios - the kind that attendees commonly face in practice.    Attendees will learn how to prepare for the opening rounds by design...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 28, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend With more than 300,000 deportation and removal cases handled by U.S. immigration authorities each year, immigrants in the United States are in need of competent and knowledgeable representation in this important area of law.  Studies have shown that those without legal representation face a significantly higher risk of removal, regardless of eligibility for relief. In re...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 29, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

19th Annual Children's Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Whether representing children, parents or a child welfare or foster care agency, in private practice, government, public interest practice or as a policy advocate, the issues and the environment in which advocates operate are increasingly complex.  This year, PLI’s 19th Annual Children’s Law Institute will focus on a variety of social and legal issues affect...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 3, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

California Trial Advocacy 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
Scholarships are available to attend PLI programs.  For information, please visit www.pli.edu/ScholarshipApplication Why You Should Attend If you think you will ever try a case, or if you want to do better the next time you are in trial, then this is the program you have been waiting for.  In this full-day program, some of the most experienced trial lawyers in California will talk abou...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 3, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Please note that only the "How to Avoid Tripping on Ethical Pitfalls When You’re Learning to Walk" segment, which runs from 8:45 a.m. until 11:35 a.m., will be available via the Live Webcast. Newly admitted attorneys enter the practice with a good grasp of the law but often need a primer on common skills and knowledge that experienced attorneys acquire over time.&nbs...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics in Banking and Financial Services 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend An expert faculty will review and provide practical guidance on  current ethical issues faced by attorneys in banking and financial services. What You Will Learn Confidentiality issues when representing banking and financial services clients Ethical issues in internal investigations Ethical concerns when representing multinational clients Whistleblower r...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 4, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Writing for Transactional Lawyers 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend By attending this program you will learn principles of effective writing and drafting to enhance your transactional practice.  Particular emphasis will be given to the perspectives of the end users:  your clients and those who litigate commercial disputes. What You Will Learn • Crisp and clear drafting techniques, including the use of “Plain Englis...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 5, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap: Professional Practice for Newly Admitted Attorneys 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Attorneys admitted in New York within the last two years can satisfy their annual professional practice requirement by attending this one-day program. You can satisfy your ethics and skills MCLE requirements at other programs.   What You Will Learn Recent developments in financial regulation and implications for legal practice How to address common employment la...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in Law Practice 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program will deliver a succinct, current review of the latest developments and practical takeaways to help attorneys navigate the thorny issue of conflicts of interest. The agenda will introduce how to identify potential and actual conflicts and determine if and how such conflicts can be waived. What You Will Learn • The Relevant Rules of Professional Conduct ...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

The Attorney-Client Privilege and Internal Investigations 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This concise program addresses the current legal developments and insightful practice pointers emerging from the attorney-client privilege and internal investigations.  Led by a program chair who was a former federal prosecutor and is currently outside counsel, attendees will hear faculty discuss all perspectives of an issue, giving a complete overview of the related et...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 10, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap II: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Please note that only the "Ethical Implications of Social Media Use for Lawyers " segment, which runs from 8:45 a.m. until 11:35 a.m., will be available via the Live Webcast. Attorneys admitted in New York within the last two years can satisfy their annual MCLE ethics and skills requirements by attending this one-day program. You can satisfy your professional practice and l...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 11, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

18th Annual Supreme Court Review: October 2015 Term

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The United States Supreme Court this Term confronted an unusually broad array of vital constitutional questions impacting myriad facets of society. The questions include such contentious issues as state regulation of abortion, university racially based affirmative action admission programs, compulsory union dues for public sector employees, religious objection to the Affordab...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Delaware Law Developments 2016: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Delaware law continues to play a critical role in U.S. corporate and securities law, particularly in today’s challenging and changing business environment.  This unique annual program focuses on the important Delaware corporate law developments over the past year and the practical impact on your corporate or legal practice. The very top Delaware corporate law exper...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Reentry in California Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend In the past three decades, incarceration rates have exploded in the U.S., such that today we incarcerate over two million people, more than any other country in the world. The result is that many more people encounter the criminal justice system at some point in their lives. Indeed, an estimated 1 in 3 adults in California has an arrest or conviction record, and low-income p...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 15, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

16th Annual Municipal Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This Institute provides attendees with analyses of important developments, emerging legal issues and best practices in the field of municipal law and regardless of experience level, municipal attorneys practicing in a city law department, or attorneys representing city agencies, commissions, or employees, will want to attend. What You Will Learn Fourth Amendment and muni...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 18, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2016: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend In this advanced two-day program, you will have a unique opportunity to receive hands-on drafting experience with the guidance of experienced patent prosecutors. By working in small technologically-distinct groups, you will receive individualized feedback on claim drafting and amendment writing skills, as well as learn practical techniques for avoiding prosecution pitfalls. G...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend While 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 repres...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 8, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Nuts & Bolts of Electronic Discovery 2016

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 8, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Political Activities 2016: Complying with Campaign Finance, Lobbying and Ethics Laws

Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Please note that this program does not qualify for legal ethics credit. Why You Should Attend Federal and state lobbying, campaign finance and ethics rules are changing, making compliance with those laws more challenging than ever. Congressional ethics rules, the Lobbying Disclosure Act (LDA) and pay-to-play laws place additional responsibilities on companies and their executives and directors. T...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 9, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Crowdfunding and Online Direct Lending (Peer-to-Peer) 2016

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Hotels 2016: Law and Practice

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 12, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

International Tax Issues 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 13, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

47th Annual Estate Planning Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Significant federal transfer tax developments have recently occurred, including the new income tax basis consistency requirements under the Service Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015, and the Internal Revenue Service’s proposed regulations under the Achieving a Better Life Experience (“ABLE”) Act.  In addition, Presid...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 14, 2016

Seminar

Consumer law and alternative dispute resolution in the UK

London, United Kingdom
This timely conference will assess the impact of ongoing changes to the framework for consumer rights and dispute resolution in the UK.

The discussion is timed to consider policy priorities for consumer protection and enforcement mechanisms following the passage of the Consumer Rights Act last year, with perspectives on new legal frameworks for selling goods, services and digital content.
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Westminster Business Forum
Sep 14, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2016: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend In this advanced two-day program, you will have a unique opportunity to receive hands-on drafting experience with the guidance of experienced patent prosecutors. By working in small technologically-distinct groups, you will receive individualized feedback on claim drafting and amendment writing skills, as well as learn practical techniques for avoiding prosecution pitfalls. G...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 15, 2016

Seminar

2nd Annual ComplianceOnline Medical Device Summit 2016

San Diego, California, USA
Innovate novel ideas for advancements in medical device technologies without compromising their safety and effectiveness. This summit brings together some of the renowned R & D experts and technology innovators to share information regarding opportunities, obstacles, best practices and challenges in the development of the new devices. Attendees will get insight into device innovation trends and up...

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ComplianceOnline
Sep 15, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Bankruptcy Basics for Low-Income Clients 2016 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Although the economy is improving and foreclosures in many parts of the country are in decline due to rising home values, financially marginalized people still file bankruptcy in disproportionate numbers.  Many debtors are unrepresented and bankruptcy clinics are still in great demand.  There is a critical need for pro bono attorneys to assist low-income clients at...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 19, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of International Taxation 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 20, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Cybersecurity 2016: Managing the Risk

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 21, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2016: The California Difference

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend PLI’s Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2016: The California Difference addresses the issues confronted by employment law advisers, litigators and human resources management and professionals, with particular emphasis on California State law considerations. This program combines a comprehensive review of case law and regulatory developments, an in-depth analysis of eme...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Advertising Law Institute 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend New media outlets and the growing importance of social networking continue to create new challenges for advertisers, who are fighting harder than ever to preserve and increase market share and to reach their consumers effectively. This program — updated to reflect current legal trends cutting across the advertising industry — is led by an expert faculty who will p...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 22, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings 2016

San Francisco, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 26, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Intellectual Property Law Institute 2016

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Sep 28, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Securities Laws 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Whether you are new to the field or seeking a quick refresher or an update, this is a securities law primer that you won’t want to miss. This program will provide an overview and discussion of the basic aspects of the U.S. federal securities laws by leading in-house and law firm practitioners as well as SEC staff. Emphasis will be placed on the interplay among the Secur...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 28, 2016

CLE - Live Seminar

Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2016

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Do you have the tools needed to help your clients avoid making costly antitrust mistakes? Attend "this one-day program and you will be able to provide practical answers to the antitrust questions your clients will ask. Addressing current hot topics in antitrust counseling and compliance and refreshing practitioners’ understanding of key principles, this program will cov...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 29, 2016

Seminar

International Licensing, Manufacture Under Licence and Technology Transfer Agreement

London, United Kingdom
Licensing agreements are frequently used by commercial entities and public or quasi public bodies, for the development of new business prospects and for cross-border expansion. This seminar will give practical advice on the legal and commercial considerations essential for securing a successful deal.
It offers a comprehensive overview of all the key matters to be considered by the licensor an...

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Management Forum Ltd
Sep 30, 2016

Seminar

European Patents - the Case Law

London, United Kingdom
Topics covered will include:

Industrial Application
State of the Art
Novelty and Inventive Step
Sufficiency, Clarity, Amendments
Exclusions from Patentability
Exceptions to Patentability

WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND

This seminar will cover the main aspects of substantive patent law as evolved by the decisions of the EPO Boards of Appeal. The day offers a summary of bot...

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Management Forum Ltd
Oct 5, 2016

Seminar

International Business Agreements

London, United Kingdom
With the increasing number of cross-border transactions, understanding how to negotiate and draft the terms of international business agreements plays a vital role in achieving successful cross-border deals. With this in mind, Falconbury have developed this three-day highly practical training programme for in-house lawyers, private practice lawyers, commercial managers and others responsible for t...

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Management Forum Ltd





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