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Sep 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Learn the ins and outs of post-grant trial proceedings. Join our expert faculty, including PTAB and District Court Judges, for an in-depth analysis of the USPTO’s post-grant patent trial (“AIA Trial”) proceedings.  AIA Trial proceedings continue to be pursued in record number, and the PTAB is now the busiest patent court in the United States. Moreover, ...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 25, 2017

Seminar

Investigating, Prosecuting and Adjudicating Criminal Cases in the Online World

Trier, Germany
Objectives:
For judges, prosecutors and defence lawyers in the EU today an adequate level of computer literacy is essential. The massive use of internet, social networks and digital media have favoured criminal practices. Traditional types of fraud and crime have been modified to use new tech channels.

This seminar aims to promote technical and legal knowledge and the exchange of experi...

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Academy of European Law
Sep 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Health and Welfare Benefit Plans National Institute 2017

Arlington, Virginia, USA
Program Co-Chairs:
Sally Doubet King, McGuireWoods LLP, Chicago, IL
Mark L. Stember, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, Washington, DC
Vanessa A. Scott, Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP, Washington, DC

This Health & Welfare Benefits Plans National Institute includes an in-depth focus on employee health and welfare plans. Attend the program to hear from government speakers about rece...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Sep 26, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fearless Public Speaking for Lawyers

New York, New York, USA
In this program:
• You’ll learn how to prepare, practice and deliver your talk - whether you’re in a courtroom, conference room, or large auditorium.
• You have something important to say. You’ll learn how: to say it in an interesting way; to find and effectively use relevant quotations and anecdotes (not jokes); make eye contact; and gesture like a pro.
• By learning and following time-h...

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New York City Bar Association
Sep 26, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Mergers & Acquisitions 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend In 2016, M&A activity, whether measured by deal volume or the aggregate value of deals, sustained the robust pace set in 2015.  In the U.S., 2016 also saw a near-record number of broken deals, some blocked by a more active regulatory regime.  The impact of the U.S. election results and the UK Brexit is still unfolding. In this quickly evolving and uncertain env...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Storming the Gatekeepers: When Compliance Officers and In-House Lawyers Are at Risk 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend In recent years, the government has sharply focused on compliance professionals and in-house counsel, the gatekeepers who are tasked with identifying corporate misconduct. If you are a gatekeeper or represent them, it is time to hear from experienced in-house and outside counsel, chief compliance officers and government officials as they discuss a variety of topics stemming f...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Arbitration 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This year’s Securities Arbitration program will feature FINRA Dispute Resolution leadership and arbitrators, as well as noted academics and experienced attorneys who represent both customers and industry.  Our faculty will provide practical tips for preparing for expungement proceedings. They will explore the ethical issues involved in litigating against pro se par...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Securities Laws 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Whether you are new to the field or seeking a quick refresher or an update, this is the 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 Sec...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Considerations for Corporate Investigations: Views From All Sides

New York, New York, USA
This annual update program will explore current issues and recent developments relating to ethical duties and responsibilities of attorneys and other participants in corporate internal investigations involving public companies and other entities. These issues will be discussed from the point of view of counsel for the entity, investigating counsel, counsel for individual executives and government ...

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New York City Bar Association
Sep 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

New York Housing Law for the Low-Income Client 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program provides an overview of New York law that affects many low-income tenants including eligibility for subsidies, procedures for challenging denials and terminations of subsidies, an overview of New York City Housing Authority Administrative (NYCHA) administrative proceedings, and Housing Court practice and procedure basics.  What You Will Learn Common Ne...

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Cultivating and Developing Diverse Talent

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

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Practising Law Institute
Sep 29, 2017

Seminar

Change Management in IP

London, England
COURSE OVERVIEW

By attending this practical one day course, attendees will:-

Learn basic foundations on change management and how to apply them to your IP context
Discover classic models of the change process applicable to the IP function
Review state-of-the-art tactics to support the change process, including tactics directly actionable by IP professionals
Practical toolkit...

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Management Forum Ltd
Sep 29, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tell The Winning Story

Hollywood, California, USA
Register Now - Participant Number Limited

Their story on stage.

Jesse Wilson and Mel Orchard will teach you to powerfully communicate your client's story through the 4 steps of the monologue.
this is an intensive 3-day workshop and is only for litigators and attorneys who want to take their courtroom communication skills to the next level.

~ MCLE approved 21 credits in any...

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Tell The Winning Story
Oct 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Strategies for Addressing Immigration Questions for In House Attorneys

New York, New York, USA
This program will provide in-house counsel with a primer on how to address evolving issues in immigration law, as it impacts corporate policy and workforce. Panelists from in-house law departments, nonprofit organizations, and law firms will discuss the basics of handling issues relating to temporary employment categories, residency considerations, and removal.

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Intellectual Property Law Institute 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend PLI’s Intellectual Property Law Institute is a “must-attend” program for IP lawyers. This program provides a complete analysis of key events in all areas of IP, providing updates on cases, legislation and government agency developments that all IP lawyers need to know. Listen to a panel of in-house IP counsel from prominent companies discuss best practices...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 2, 2017

Seminar

Patentability and State of the Art Searching

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW

Topics to be covered include:
Background and motivations to patentability searching
Differences between state-of-the-art, patentability and landscaping
Choosing a data collection
Understanding the background to a search
Fundamentals of search scope
Tools and methods for searching and analysis
Communication aspects

PLEASE NOTE THAT DELEGATES ATTEND...

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Management Forum Ltd
Oct 3, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Recent Trends in Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Enforcement

New York, New York, USA
The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) continues to be one of the focal points of the Securities Exchange Commission’s and the Department of Justice’s enforcement program. Enforcement actions, civil and criminal, are continuing at pace and the cost of resolving FCPA actions is getting more onerous. At the same time, the U.K. Bribery Act and other foreign anti-corruption laws are gaining in pro...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 3, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Cooperatives & Condominiums: Cases & Marketplace Developments in the Last 6 Month

New York, New York, USA
This twice yearly program is essential for those who practice coop and condo law and for those attorneys who sit on boards. The panel will discuss timely topics including an update of the most recent case law.

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 4, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Litigation 101: Commencing and Contesting a Federal Securities Class Action

New York, New York, USA
A motion to dismiss often proves a decisive event in resolving a federal securities class action, raising the stakes both for defeating or winning the motion. A premier faculty of experienced members of the plaintiff and defense bar will present an overview of the legal issues and strategic considerations that inform the filing of a securities class action and lead plaintiff selection process, the...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 4, 2017

Seminar

Diverse Careers in IP Law and Strategies for Achieving Success

Hempstead, New York, USA
Have you ever wondered how to advance your career in intellectual property and what opportunities are available in today’s marketplace?

Diverse Careers in IP Panel
6:00 PM - 6:50 PM Room 230

Moderator: Scott Forman, Associate, Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

Melissa Schoffer Farber, Senior Director of Legal Affairs, SoulCycle
Brian Bloom, Partner, Moritt Hock & Hamroff L...

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New York Intellectual Property Law Association
Oct 4, 2017

Seminar

Freedom to Operate Searching

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW

A comprehensive one day seminar covering topics such as:-
Background and motivations to searching freedom-to-operate
Understanding the background, defining terms and objectives
Fundamentals of FTO search scope
Methods for searching for claimed features
Using basic legal status tools to assist evaluation
Understanding and reporting the results from an FTO pe...

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Management Forum Ltd
Oct 4, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

White Collar Crime 2017: Prosecutors and Regulators Speak

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend In recent years, the Department of Justice, the SEC, the CFTC, and other U.S. and foreign agencies have pressed forward with a white collar enforcement program of unprecedented scope and severity. The recent changes in the U.S. administration have created additional uncertainty about what to expect in this arena.  With a spotlight on the financial services sector, the au...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 4, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

California Special Education Law 2017 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend This has been a particularly important year in Special Education Law as the Supreme Court issued two decisions analyzing the rights of student with disabilities under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and other disability rights statutes. This has a widespread impact on California’s education system as currently over 700,000 students with disabilities rece...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 5, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Life Sciences 2017: Navigating Legal Challenges in the Drug and Device Industries

New York, New York, USA
Join PLI’s expert faculty of life sciences practitioners, in-house counsel, government regulators, and prosecutors as we examine the current state of life sciences law and what the future might hold for the pharmaceutical, biologics, device, and health technology industries. This program will cover the broad range of issues confronting the life sciences industry: trends and best practices in...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 5, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

16-Hour Bridge-the-Gap: Practical Skills, Ethics & More...

New York, New York, USA
Earn all of your annual CLE credits while obtaining invaluable knowledge on a variety of areas at this 2-day program. Our Bridge-the-Gap programs fulfill a full year's credit requirements for those who are newly admitted, while providing essential information and credits for more experienced attorneys. This program is particularly distinct in that one day will allow attendees to fulfill all requir...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge-the-Gap: Professional Practice for Newly Admitted Attorneys 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend  Fulfill your annual New York MCLE requirement for professional practice credit by attending this one-day program covering a variety of substantive law topics. Learn from our faculty of experts, who will guide you through the fundamentals of advertising in social media, cloud computing, compliance, cybersecurity, and smart contracts. This is your opportunity to satisfy ...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 10, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Bridge the Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly-Admitted New York Attorneys 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys delivers a comprehensive review of common skills and legal ethics must-knows that all new attorneys should find useful. Our faculty features seasoned lawyers in a range of practice areas who are eager to share helpful takeaways gathered from their decades of collective knowledge. With speaker perspecti...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 10, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in Employment Law

New York, New York, USA
In the constantly evolving area of employment law, practitioners routinely face a number of ethical questions. This seminar will address some of the ethical issues that arise while counseling clients concerning employment law matters and in the midst of employment litigation. During the seminar, a panel of experts will examine a number of issues, including common ethical pitfalls in employment lit...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

New York Criminal Law Practice 101

New York, New York, USA
Not a criminal defense attorney? Come learn the basics of New York City criminal law practice. What should you do and what questions should you ask when a client calls you about a criminal matter? How do you counsel your client? What should you be sure not to do? And when you get to court, what rights should you preserve? What ethical issues may come up, and how should you navigate them if they co...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

GDPR - Privacy Shield Boot Camp 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend  Complying with laws governing privacy and cross-border data flows has never been more complicated.  U.S. companies can no longer effectively compete in today’s interconnected marketplace without the free flow of data across country borders.  That is why implementing appropriate programs to comply with new data protection laws emerging around the world ha...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Litigation 2017: Advanced Techniques & Best Practices

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Whether you are plaintiff’s or defendant’s counsel, you must be up to date on the current state of the law and able to quickly develop successful litigation strategies and tactics. Outside and in-house lawyers with national reputations in patent litigation will offer guidance on trying and managing bench and jury patent trials, as well as U.S. Patent Office post-g...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Advertising & Marketing Law

New York, New York, USA
This annual program provides an update on the most important developments affecting advertisers over the last year. The program will cover federal, state, and local enforcement actions and enforcement priorities, major litigation and self-regulatory decisions, new legislation and regulatory guidance, as well as other recent developments. Topics to be covered include false advertising, social media...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 14, 2017

Seminar

Wills And Trusts 101: How To Avoid Probate And Other Costly Mistakes

Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
If you are a careful life-long saver, real estate or equities investor, business owner, inheritor, or professional, join The Hughes Law Firm to discover how to plan for the second half of life under a new administration and tax regimen.

Here’s what you’ll learn:
• 5 sure-fire ways to avoid probate
• How properly drafted powers of attorney can help families protect assets even after a...

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The Hughes Law Firm
Oct 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Saving the American Dream: How to Protect Your Clients' Real Estate from Deed Fraud

New York, New York, USA
Homes and rental properties are being stolen and sold often with unknowing residents and sometimes true owners still residing in them. With the real estate market boom, deed fraud has become a low risk with very high reward financial crime. Indeed, the Empire State Building was briefly a victim of this same fraud not five years ago.

Business properties, multi-unit residences, commercial pro...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

"Technotainment" 2017: Distributing Content Across Multiple Platforms

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Join our faculty of experienced in-house lawyers, law firm attorneys and a senior business executive on the cutting-edge of this challenging and burgeoning practice as they explore and offer guidance concerning today’s major legal and business issues in the convergence of entertainment and technology. Highlights include: What You Will Learn  • NEW! Learn how...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Consumer Bankruptcy Cases 2017

New York, New York, USA
Please note: this program only offers ethics credits in certain jurisdictions. Please check the credit information box to the right for the credits approved in your jurisdiction. Why You Should Attend Consumer bankruptcy lawyers are the solution for millions of individuals facing financial difficulties. This half-day program will provide legal and practical information for both experienced consum...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Broker/Dealer Regulation and Enforcement 2017

New York, New York, USA
Stay Ever Current: Subscribe today to BD/IA: Regulation in Focus, PLI’s new blog edited by Clifford E. Kirsch. Why You Should Attend This program will focus on the many significant developments in the regulation and oversight of broker-dealers. With a new administration, what regulatory changes can broker-dealers and the industry expect to see? Will there continue to be significant regulato...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tracking and Targeting Customers and Prospects Online, on Mobile Devices, and in Social Media 2017

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

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Practical Guide for Rule 26(f) Conferences: Avoiding Drive-By Discovery

New York, New York, USA
This program will provide practical guidance for practitioners on how to prepare for and conduct effective Rule 26(f) conferences. Following recent developments in the FRCP, the Rule 26(f) conference presents litigators with an opportunity to manage the discovery process, particularly eDiscovery processes. We will hear from plaintiff's counsel, defense counsel and the judiciary to learn their diff...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Critical Data Safety for Lawyers. What You Need To Know

New York, New York, USA
In May 2016, the SEC labeled cyber security as the "biggest risk" facing the financial system -- since that time, significant data breaches have become increasingly commonplace in both the public and private sectors. Such breaches can have enormous legal, financial and commercial implications. A breach can crush your client's financial solvency, commercial brand and compliance profile and - in som...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2017

New York, New York, USA
This three-day program will focus on the tax issues presented by the entire spectrum of modern major corporate transactions, from relatively simple single-buyer acquisitions of a division or subsidiary to multi-party joint ventures, cross-border mergers, and complex acquisitions of public companies with domestic and foreign operations, including spin-offs and other dispositions of unwanted operati...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 18, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Employment Law Institute 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This year’s Employment Law Institute will focus on new developments in employment law in light of a new U.S. presidential administration.  As always, this two-day event offer s a comprehensive review of case law and regulatory developments, an in-depth analysis of emerging issues, and best practices, designed to maximize employment law compliance, mitigate legal ri...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 19, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA 2017: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend This program will enhance your understanding of business strategies, accounting fundamentals and vocabulary used by management, investors, auditors and bankers.  Practical advice and application of information to actual situations and financial reports will provide participants with opportunities to immediately implement growth and broaden capabilities. The faculty for t...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 19, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

The Nuts & Bolts of Litigating Companion Animal Housing Claims

New York, New York, USA
This program will provide practitioners with resources to assist them in representing clients with animal-related issues in housing. Topics to be discussed include New York City, State, and Federal laws and regulations regarding landlord/tenant rights and obligations. Panel members will cover topics including lease provisions, litigating animal nuisance cases and the three-month rule, and emotiona...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Basics in Commercial Real Estate Contract Negotiation

New York, New York, USA
This program will identify and address a range of pertinent topics the practitioner will encounter in a commercial real estate transaction, including contract formation, title and survey issues, and due diligence investigations. The panel will include attorneys from Cuddy & Feder LLP: a partner and senior associate in the real estate group who have experience with a variety of real estate transact...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Mergers & Acquisitions 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend In 2016, M&A activity, whether measured by deal volume or the aggregate value of deals, sustained the robust pace set in 2015.  In the U.S., 2016 also saw a near-record number of broken deals, some blocked by a more active regulatory regime.  The impact of the U.S. election results and the UK Brexit is still unfolding. In this quickly evolving and uncertain env...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Electronic Evidence in the New York State Courts 2017: Representing the Legal Services Client

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Electronic evidence plays an increasingly important role in clients' cases in legal services work. Understanding the current case law and ethical rules governing the use of that electronic evidence is essential for attorneys. This training will explore the many technologies utilized by legal services clients, the New York ethical rules governing attorneys who are interacting...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Judges' Pet Peeves 2017: Tips from the Bench on Trial Practice

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend What do judges really think about pre-trial and trial practice?  At Judges' Pet Peeves 2017: Tips from the Bench on Trial Practice, you will hear directly from  the judges their views on pretrial and  trial practice, as well as their observations  on how lawyers can  help (or sabotage) their cases.  What You Will Learn Based on a se...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 23, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Intellectual Property Law Institute 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend PLI’s Intellectual Property Law Institute is a “must-attend” program for IP lawyers. This program provides a complete analysis of key events in all areas of IP, providing updates on cases, legislation and government agency developments that all IP lawyers need to know. Listen to a panel of in-house IP counsel from prominent companies discuss best practices...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 23, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Swaps & Other Derivatives 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives are key elements in many of our financial markets.  The Dodd-Frank Act and other regulations have changed and are continuing to change how these important instruments are regulated and transacted.  This program will introduce you to both the instruments and their current environment. A derivative is a financial instrument that all...

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