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Apr 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

How To Read Financial Statements 2015

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Financial statements provide information on the financial performance of companies and are the language of business.  Attorneys are often required to understand financial statements in order to provide solutions to their clients’ problems, including structuring financial transactions and litigating business disputes. At this practical half-day event, a distinguis...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 22, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Litigation 2015: From Investigation to Trial

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The landscape of securities litigation is constantly evolving and changing. This program takes you through all the issues that can arise in the most complex securities matters — from the initial government investigation to the filing of the civil cases to either settlement or trial. If you practice in this dynamic field, you know that the need to stay current and devel...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 22, 2015

Seminar

2015 Atlas Lawyers Legal Marketing Seminar

Orlando, Florida, USA
How's your marketing these days? Are you getting the clients you want and think you deserve? Is your website truly reflecting your law firm? And how is your social media helping you?

If you don't have the answers to these questions, then you need to come to the 2015 Atlas Lawyers Legal Marketing Seminar, to be held April 22-24 at the Hilton Bonnet Creek in Downtown Disney, Orlando, Florida....

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Atlas Lawyers
Apr 23, 2015

Seminar

A to Z of Double Tax Treaties

London, United Kingdom
This one day workshop style course will include plenty of interaction and case studies.

When can double tax treaties be useful?
How to apply the OECD and non-OECD treaty provisions to assist clients?
How to use the capital taxes treaties?
Delegates attending will get a good overview of the UK double tax treaties, how to apply their provisions, when they can help your clients, and k...

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MBL
Apr 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why you should attendIntellectual property licensing continues to grow increasingly complex. The legal, regulatory and technical landscape is constantly evolving. Building and maintaining a successful and effective practice requires that practitioners stay sharp and current in a wide variety of key areas. Whether utilized to develop technology, expand or create market opportunities, or generate re...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Global Trademark Search and Application Workshop 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Join a faculty of domestic and international legal experts as they provide practical guidance for the trademark search and application process in the U.S. and abroad, including Canada and Mexico. This practice-based program will get attendees involved and provide take-away tips that can be put into use in daily practice immediately. Learn about the differences and similaritie...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 23, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Advocacy for Low-Income Children with Disabilities in California 2015 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Attend this program so that you can receive the basic information you need to represent low-income children in California with education, regional center, and public benefits issues.  Learn the basic substantive law regarding special education, school discipline, regional center eligibility, foster care benefits, CalWORKs, and SSI, so you can take a pro bono case to assi...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 24, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Enforcement 2015: Perspectives from Government Agencies

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend We continue to see unprecedented enforcement efforts by government and regulatory agencies. This unique program brings together panels of senior staff from the various enforcement and regulatory agencies, including the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, FINRA, New York State Department of Financial Services, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Attorney&rsquo...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 27, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Consumer Financial Services Institute (20th Annual)

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend 2015 will mark the 20th year of this marquee PLI program.  The 2015 Institute will focus on the most current regulatory, enforcement and litigation updates touching on a wide range of consumer financial services, including mortgages, auto finance, credit, debit and prepaid cards, deposit accounts, emerging payment systems, including mobile pay-services and e-wallets, as ...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 27, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015

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 tha...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 27, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Bankruptcy & Reorganizations 2015: Current Developments

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Staying abreast of the current developments in restructuring, bankruptcy and reorganizations is essential, and this advanced conference assembles a remarkable faculty of bankruptcy judges and leading practitioners who will provide you with a thorough review and analysis of hot topics and recent decisions in diverse industries. They will cover the Supreme Court’s decisio...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 28, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

Chicago, Illinois, 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
Apr 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Venture Capital 2015: Nuts and Bolts

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend A 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 v...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

IP Monetization 2015: Maximize the Value of Your IP Assets

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The rapidly evolving field of Intellectual property ("IP") monetization and value extraction has become a core consideration for many companies.  IP monetization transactions that can have a significant financial impact are maturing, adding significant value-creating options for IP owners and investors.  Examples of such options include (i) carve-outs of IP assets ...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

3rd Annual Not-for-Profit Institute: New York Nonprofit Law in the Age of the Revitalization Act

New York, New York, USA
This full-day program will provide a comprehensive overview of developments in nonprofit law, with a focus on "Nonprofit Law in the Age of the Nonprofit Revitalization Act" which went into effect on July 1, 2014. Topics to be discussed (with reference to the impact of the recent statutory changes) include related party transactions and conflicts of interest, board governance and committee structur...

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New York City Bar
Apr 29, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The German Energy Transition: Debating Implications for New York State

New York, New York, USA
On April 29th, please join the Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law at NYU School of Law, Transatlantic Climate Bridge, and the Ecologic Institute for a discussion about the German Energiewende (Energy Transition). This event will provide an opportunity to speak with experts with first-hand insight into the Energiewende and lessons it may hold for policymakers in New York State...

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NYU Law: Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law
Apr 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding Employment Law 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Whether you are new to the field, seeking a quick refresher, or if your law practice only touches upon employment law issues, this jam-packed employment law primer is designed for you. An expert faculty will lead you through the major regulations and case law governing the employer/employee relationship and offer practical pointers ranging from hiring to firing and everythin...

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Practising Law Institute
Apr 30, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why you should attend This program is designed to provide attendees with a basic overview of the legal, regulatory and operational issues affecting “registered investment companies” – the universe of publicly offered pooled investment vehicles that include mutual funds, closed-end funds, exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”) and others.  Attendees will learn the fundam...

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Practising Law Institute
May 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

New York, New York, 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
May 1, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Higher Education Law 2015: Current Issues & Recent Developments

New York, New York, USA
Scholarships are available to attend this program. Please click this link for information. Why You Should Attend At PLI’s Higher Education Law 2015: Current Issues & Recent Developments, an expert faculty, comprised of attorneys working both in private practice and in universities, will provide updates  and best practices in three important  areas of higher...

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Practising Law Institute
May 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 2015

Chicago, Illinois, 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 Organizations face enormous legal and compliance risks, and the need fo...

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Practising Law Institute
May 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) is at the top of most companies’ key risk areas. DOJ and SEC resources devoted to investigating violations and enforcing the law remain at an all-time high. Recent FCPA enforcement actions and disclosures demonstrate that no industry is immune from FCPA scrutiny, and FCPA sweep investigations across industry sector...

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Practising Law Institute
May 4, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Making Sense of Mobilehomes – Homeowner and Tenants’ Rights (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Approximately 6% of all occupied housing in the United States consists of manufactured homes (generally referred to as mobilehomes).  This almost uniquely American version of housing has been and continues to be a more affordable option for many people, but it is an option fraught with dangers that most homeowners do not understand or consider before making that choice.&...

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Practising Law Institute
May 5, 2015

Seminar

The Impact of the Decisions of the European Court on Italian Employment Law

Milan, Italy
The Impact of the Decisions of the European Court on Italian Employment Law
LEXELLENT Managing Partner Sergio Barozzi and Associate Sofia Bargellini will provide an indepth overview of the impact of decisions made at the European Union level have on Italian employment and labour regulations.

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LEXELLENT
May 5, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Staying Out of Trouble: Ethical Necessities 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
What You Will Learn This program will serve both as a refresher of ethical obligations, and also review recent developments impacting the professional responsibilities of attorneys in private practice as well as those who serve as inside counsel.  The program will be focused on practical guidance, and draw from real life lessons learned from other lawyers who have found themselves in ethical ...

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Practising Law Institute
May 6, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Leveraged Financing 2015

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend At this conference, the country’s leading experts in leveraged finance will examine key concepts and strategies in serving leveraged companies, including portfolio companies of private equity firms. You will learn about the leveraged finance marketplace today, including new deal activity, continuing refinancing needs, evolving trends in leveraged finance, funding sourc...

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Practising Law Institute
May 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA Summer 2015: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend The ability to identify and appropriately use financial and accounting information is relevant to a wide range of legal and regulatory matters for attorneys and other professionals. Transactional and litigation attorneys will benefit from this practical course designed specifically for non-accountants and taught by members of the nation’s top accounting, tax and advis...

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Practising Law Institute
May 7, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Antitrust Institute 2015: Developments & Hot Topics

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend With an emphasis on new developments while providing a refresher of key principles, the Institute will examine current merger issues, price fixing, the legality of joint ventures and other competitor collaborations, "vertical" restraints on customers and suppliers, including resale price maintenance, standards for complying with price discrimination laws, and the latest info...

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Practising Law Institute
May 8, 2015

Seminar

An Introduction to Business Immigration

Glasgow, Scotland
This introductory course is designed for Business Immigration lawyers, in-house lawyers and HR professionals who wish to develop their practice in this area. It will explore:

The current routes available for non-EU citizens to work in the UK, with a detailed discussion of elements of the Points Based System
What are the issues arising out of illegal working and employer's liability?
T...

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MBL Seminars
May 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

4th Annual White Collar Crime Institute

New York, New York, USA
White collar criminal investigations and prosecutions continue to dominate the headlines. In an evolving and dynamic enforcement landscape, the demands on and consequences for both institutions and individuals have escalated on a seemingly upward spiral. The scope and nature of white collar matters have become even more complex as large, cross-border, multi-jurisdiction investigations proliferate....

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New York City Bar Association
May 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Illinois MCLE Marathon 2015

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend PLI’s Illinois MCLE Marathon 2015 is designed to help attorneys practicing in Illinois meet their MCLE requirements, as they learn best practices and new and emerging legal issues. What You Will Learn At this engaging and instructive program, expert faculty will discuss and analyze current and emerging issues and new developments in: Professionalism and Legal Eth...

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Practising Law Institute
May 11, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

New York, New York, 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
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Pretrial Practice 2015

New York, New York, 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
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

Chicago, Illinois, 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
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2015 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend You should attend this training if you would like to provide pro bono services to immigrant clients in the areas of housing, immigration, or domestic violence or you would like to improve your representation of immigrant clients generally.  Many immigrant clients require assistance with a constellation of related yet distinct issues.  This day-long program attempts...

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Practising Law Institute
May 12, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

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

New York, New York, 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
May 13, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

ERISA Litigation National Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Approaching ERISA from a litigation perspective, this program emphasizes the practical, not the theoretical. This National Institute is designed for litigators who handle ERISA cases and want to enhance their substantive ERISA knowledge, and benefits practitioners who wish to further their knowledge of the substantive law and most recent case law. For ERISA specialists who draft plan language and ...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
May 14, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2015 (Third Annual)

Hong Kong, HKG
Why You Should Attend   Our Third Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2015 will feature a faculty composed of the leading legal and business practitioners active in the Asian, U.S. and U.K. corporate and securities law fields, as well as key government regulators, prominent investment bank professionals and distinguished general counsel who will provide timel...

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Practising Law Institute
May 14, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

TechLaw Institute 2015: The Digital Evolution

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Virtually every global business has turned to technology to improve efficiency and deliver new, Internet and cloud based services or information. The fastest growing companies are the technology innovators.  Courts expect lawyers to have a fundamental understanding of technology issues in litigation and clients demand sophisticated counsel who provide insight and value t...

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Practising Law Institute
May 15, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Long-Term Disability Benefits Advanced Seminar

Chicago, Illinois, USA
The majority of cases litigated under ERISA involve claims for long-term disability benefits. Taught by some of the country’s most experienced disability practitioners, this advanced seminar will delve into the practical details for prosecuting and defending these claims. This one-half day program will address the how to’s of long-term disability benefits: administrative claims and appeals, litiga...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
May 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

New Jersey Basic CLE Marathon 2015

New York, New York, USA
This program contains 4 NJ Newly Admitted categories for 7.5 hours. They are 3 credits of New Jersey Civil or Criminal Trial Preparation (NA3), 1.5 credits of New Jersey Basic Estate Planning (NA2), 1.5 credits of New Jersey Family Law Practice (NA4), and 1.5 credits of New Jersey Law Office Management (NA9). This program, in conjunction with PLI's New Jersey Basic CLE Marathon 2014, fulfills the...

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Practising Law Institute
May 18, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Sixteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

San Francisco, California, 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
May 19, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

The Volcker Rule 2015: What it Means for Financial Institutions and Markets

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Two years have passed since the Volcker Rule’s final regulations were published.  And with the July 21, 2015 extended deadline looming, domestic and international banks, as well as related market participants, continue to work their way through the rule’s complex requirements, evaluating their business lines and determining how to build and apply an effective...

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Practising Law Institute
May 19, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015

Chicago, Illinois, 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
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Silicon Valley Corporate Law Update 2015: Start-Ups, Financings, IPOs, M&A

Palo Alto, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Silicon Valley remains one of the most active deal markets and the center of the venture capital industry in the world today.  The broad array of fast-growing companies –  from start-ups to major public companies, and the constantly evolving industry sectors – has long attracted top legal, investor and investment banking talent, and produced a wide varie...

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Practising Law Institute
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Fashion and Retail Law 2015: Trends and Developments

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Fashion brands and retailers operate in an increasingly competitive and technological marketplace. The dynamic forces shaping the retail industry provide consumers with a greater variety of products, more information, and expanded retail platforms. Yet, these forces also pose significant and evolving legal risks for brands and retailers. This program will explore the key leg...

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Practising Law Institute
May 20, 2015

CLE - Live Seminar

Financial Services IT 2015: Avoidance of Risk

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Financial Services Industry is one of the most heavily regulated industries and the regulations are constantly changing.  The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act changed the landscape and companies must maintain their vigilance to comply with its requirements, even four years after it was enacted.  The last six months has yielded further re...

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Practising Law Institute
May 21, 2015

Seminar

Impact of Patent Construction – How to Prove Infringement and Validity in US, UK And Germany

London, United Kingdom
AIMS OF THE COURSE

To examine the principles of claim construction in the three jurisdictions
To contrast the doctrines of equivalents and purposive construction
To analyse validity requirements
To illustrate the major issues with panel discussion, comparative examples and case studies

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Management Forum Ltd
May 22, 2015

Seminar

How to Avoid Common Pitfalls in Combined EU/US Patent Applications

London, United Kingdom
HOW YOU WILL BENEFIT FROM ATTENDING

• An application originating in Europe frequently encounters substantial difficulties before the USPTO.
• Recurrently, claims issued to a European applicant are unnecessarily narrow by US standards or unexpectedly constrained by US principles of disavowal, disclaimer and estoppel.
• Claim amendments and patentability arguments that are highly effec...

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Management Forum Ltd
May 22, 2015

Seminar

Drafting and Managing Pharmaceutical Safety Data Exchange Agreements

London, United Kingdom
The effective management of pharmacovigilance aspects of commercial agreements is challenging but essential. This one day Drafting and Managing Pharmaceutical Safety Data Exchange Agreements seminar will enable attendees to:

Understand the different types of commercial arrangements in the pharmaceutical industry
Gain an overview of contracts
Find out about the regulatory requirements ...

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Management Forum Ltd





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