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May 16, 2017

Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating Clinical Trial Agreements

London, England
COURSE OVERVIEW

Clinical trial agreements are one of the most important agreements in the pharma industry as no research can start without the right agreement in place between sponsor and host organisation. They provide a contract which manages the relationship and responsibilities of both parties, and provide for the allocation of risk, obligations, the protection of academia, terms of col...

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Management Forum Ltd
May 16, 2017

Seminar

The Impact of Patent Construction - How to Prove Infringement and Validity

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW

This seminar will:-
Examine the principles of claim construction in the three jurisdictions
Contrast the doctrines of equivalents and purposive construction
Analyse validity requirements
Illustrate the major issues with panel discussion, comparative examples and case studies

WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND

This seminar provides:
A comprehensive overview of...

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Management Forum Ltd
May 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

High Profile Trials 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend High Profile Trials 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 lines who were involved in these cases, including attorneys from t...

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Practising Law Institute
May 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advising Nonprofit Organizations 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Nonprofits are under heightened scrutiny to account for their management and fiduciary practices, and managing a nonprofit has become increasingly complex.  This program is designed to examine federal and state laws and regulations affecting nonprofits, as well as new challenges and practical solutions for overcoming those challenges. What You Will Learn Best practi...

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Practising Law Institute
May 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Follow the money.  Whether you’re about to start the due diligence process in an M&A deal or you’re investigating an accounting fraud, knowing key accounting concepts will help you in legal matters like these where accounting lies at the heart of the issue.  So when you’re poring over financial statements and "following the money," looking for...

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Practising Law Institute
May 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fifth Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2017

Hong Kong, HKG
Why You Should Attend Our Fifth Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2017 will again be a highlight in the education calendar in Asia. Our faculty will be composed of the leading legal practitioners, including in-house counsel, active in the Asian, U.S. and UK corporate and securities law fields. In addition, we will be joined by key government and other regulators and ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 19, 2017

Seminar

Drafting and Managing Pharmaceutical Safety Exchange Agreements

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW

The effective management of the pharmacovigilance aspects of commercial agreements is essential for all parties involved. Ensuring the inclusion of key pharmacovigilance-relevant terms in agreements and monitoring compliance with them can be challenging, but is essential for compliance with current regulatory requirements relating to medicinal products.

This interacti...

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Management Forum Ltd
May 22, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2017: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend This program will provide practical advice on understanding the context and business realities around which cloud computing exists, understanding key terms for cloud computing contracts, help organizations considering the purchase of cloud services to understand  vendor and customer obligations and responsibilities associated with cloud computing services, provide inform...

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Practising Law Institute
May 22, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Private Placements and Hybrid Securities Offerings 2017

New York, New York, USA
Gain an understanding of the changing regulatory framework and market for private offerings. Designed for corporate and securities attorneys, compliance professionals, control room personnel, bankers and allied professionals who deal with private placements and other exempt and hybrid offerings. Our expert faculty will address the changes to private and exempt offerings brought about by the JOBS ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 22, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

International Estate & Tax Planning 2017

New York, New York, USA
As individuals and business taxpayers increasingly globalize their personal and commercial activity, they expose themselves to greater legal and tax obligations.  Legal advisors must consult their clients with a complete understanding of applicable tax regimes and multijurisdictional issues.  Whether their clients are United States persons with assets or beneficiaries overseas, non-U.S. ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 23, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Child Custody and Visitation for New York Practitioners 2017

New York, New York, USA
Child custody and visitation is a complex and ever-evolving area of family law. Those who appear before the Family Courts of New York must understand how to effectively represent their respective clients in these complex and emotionally-charged proceedings. This half-day program will focus on providing an overview of custody and visitation issues in the court, as well as diving into the specifics ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts 2017: Confidentiality, Behavioral Health & the Justice System

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 year’s Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts program will address the confidentiality issues...

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Practising Law Institute
May 30, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Eighteenth 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 perso...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2017

San Francisco, California, 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 that...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 2017

New York, New York, USA
Please note that "ethics" in the program title refers to the “Compliance and Ethics Program” used in the Federal Sentencing Guidelines for Organizations. It does not specifically refer to legal ethics. Please check the credit calculator to the right for credit information for your jurisdiction.Why You Should Attend Compliance and ethics programs are essential to the success and growth ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Follow the money.  Whether you’re about to start the due diligence process in an M&A deal or you’re investigating an accounting fraud, knowing key accounting concepts will help you in legal matters like these where accounting lies at the heart of the issue.  So when you’re poring over financial statements and "following the money," looking for...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 5, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Anti-Money Laundering Due Diligence and Compliance 2017: What Lawyer, Accountants, and other Professional Service Providers Need to Know

San Francisco, California, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 5, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

International Arbitration 2017

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 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend This three-day seminar has been designed to ensure that all attendees will benefit, from beginners to experts. The first two days will present a logical and comprehensive study of the basic framework and many important intricacies of Subchapter K, an area of the tax law that many believe can be understood only in its totality. The third day will focus on the application of pa...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Prison Litigation 2017: Practical Strategies

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This prison litigation course is a companion to PLI’s fall Prison Law program and will provide more in-depth analysis of practical strategies for lawyers litigating prison practices and treatment of incarcerated persons. The program will examine topics such as complaint filing, discovery issues, pretrial motion practice, trial practice, and common challenges in prison ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Knowing how to conduct efficient and effective internal investigations is key to protecting your clients or company. Companies and their counsel need to be diligent and proactive in identifying risks and remedying potential issues. At this program, an expert faculty will review the fundamentals of conducting an effective and efficient investigation using a real-world hypothet...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

International Employment Law 2017

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND Employment law is no longer a local issue.  Global employers want global solutions.  Of course, multinationals must grapple with often conflicting standards for hiring, retaining, disciplining, and terminating employees.  But hiring and firing, and moving employees across borders, are only the beginning of the problem.  Multinationals now need coordinated...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 7, 2017

Seminar

Drafting Commercial Contracts for the Pharmaceutical Industry

London, England
COURSE OVERVIEW

*In such a highly regulated industry, understanding the key challenges of negotiation and drafting an effective and watertight contract on an international level is a complex topic. It is vital that both legal counsel and commercial executives not only have the key skills and tactics to create a win:win scenario but also the knowledge to ensure any agreement is within the la...

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

17th Annual School Law Institute

New York, New York, USA
Mark Your Calendar.  More Information to Come!

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Environmental Regulation 2017: Hot Topics, Regulatory Developments, and Practical Guidance for Corporate Compliance

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2017

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 Introduction to th...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiating Real Estate Deals 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The 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 estate forecasters seem to indicate.  U.S. real estate appears to remain a safe bet in the eyes of d...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Audit Committees and Financial Reporting 2017: Recent Developments and Current Issues

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Eighteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

Chicago, Illinois, 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 perso...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Health Care Technology 2017

New York, New York, USA
IT and Health Care are rapidly converging as a result of fast-paced innovation in health-focused information technology  and new regulatory and operational requirements faced by health care providers that are met by these innovations.   This requires institutions, IT companies and the lawyers who advise them, and investors to reevaluate and revise existing agreements, address intell...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Eligibility, Prior Art and Obviousness 2017: Current Trends in Sections 101, 102, and 103

San Francisco, California, USA
The Supreme Court has, for reasons unknown, taken a renewed and profound interest in the U.S. patent system. This means the formerly settled backwater of 35 USC 101 has become a topic of excited weekly conversation between ourselves and our clients. The conundrum is not just what the current PTO guidelines or CAFC decisions are of today but, rather, where will we be in the years and deca...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Expert Witness 2017

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 14, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Copyright law is one of the most dynamic and headline-grabbing areas of law practice.  In recent years, copyright disputes delivered evermore of headline-grabbing litigation that reinforced or questioned some long-standing copyright law principles while touching off spirited debate in artistic, cultural and business circles.  Whether the issue addressed a controvers...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 14, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2017: An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation

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 little or no patent experience. The program will focus on teaching the basics of claim drafting, patent application preparation and prosecution, and also provide a review of recent developments in the law. A litigator’s p...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 15, 2017

Seminar

Effective Defence of EPO Patent Applications

London, England
COURSE 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 c...

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend The catalyst could be the controversial name of a sports franchise or the design of an iconic athletic shoe.  Whatever the stimulus, trademark law is witnessing a global broadening of its reach on society and business that seems to glimpse just the start of this law’s boundless geographical impact.  As business globalizes and the online channels through which ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 19, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Internal Investigations 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Knowing how to conduct efficient and effective internal investigations is key to protecting your clients or company. Companies and their counsel need to be diligent and proactive in identifying risks and remedying potential issues. At this program, an expert faculty will review the fundamentals of conducting an effective and efficient investigation using a real-world hypothet...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2017

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, EEOC representatives and members of the judiciary, to analyze and provide practical guidance on the latest developments in the employment discrimination arena.  ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 21, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Patent Law 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Understanding Patent Law 2017 continues the tradition of this annual PLI program, reviewing patent law basics, new legal developments and practical takeaways for lawyers of all experience levels operating in the field. The agenda begins with a survey of the patent law foundations, covering the overall patent life cycle, how to prepare and file a patent application, along wit...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 21, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Class Action Litigation 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Class action lawsuits remain an integral and exciting part of high stakes litigation. 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 importa...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 22, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2017

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 that...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 26, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Investment Adviser Regulation 2017

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 2017 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
Jun 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Health Care Law Institute 2017

New York, New York, USA
Join 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...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2017

New York, New York, USA
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Practising Law Institute
Jun 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Doing Business in and with Emerging Markets 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Doing Business in and with Emerging Markets 2017 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
Jun 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Whistleblowing in 2017

New York, New York, USA
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND This program will offer expert insights into recent whistleblower developments that have shaped the current risk landscape in this rapidly evolving area.  Leading whistleblower law experts, including current and former regulators, will provide in-depth perspectives on recent regulatory and legal developments, including what direction the federal whistleblower protection ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 29, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Copyright Law in the Data Era 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Copyright law is one of the most dynamic and headline-grabbing areas of law practice.  In recent years, copyright disputes delivered evermore of headline-grabbing litigation that reinforced or questioned some long-standing copyright law principles while touching off spirited debate in artistic, cultural and business circles.  Whether the issue addressed a controvers...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 30, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The catalyst could be the controversial name of a sports franchise or the design of an iconic athletic shoe.  Whatever the stimulus, trademark law is witnessing a global broadening of its reach on society and business that seems to glimpse just the start of this law’s boundless geographical impact.  As business globalizes and the online channels through which ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Negotiation Workshop for Lawyers 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Negotiation Workshop for Lawyers stands out from other negotiation seminars for the way it challenges its attendees and teaches them lessons that stick.  Even before registrants enter the room, they are surveyed and given a negotiation fact pattern to study and prepare for the exercises that will take place during the program day.  Attendees will learn negotiation t...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 10, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Eighteenth Annual Private Equity Forum

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend At this program, a distinguished panel of experts will discuss the basics of the private equity practice from fund formation to private equity M&A.  Experts will guide you through an array of key topics, including a general overview of the legal issues that need to be considered in marketing a private equity fund on a global basis, current regulatory and compliance h...

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