• Find a Legal Event
Expert Witnesses

Worldwide Law Seminars Calendar


Jul 24, 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 speak...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Jul 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2017: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

New York, New York, USA
CLICK HERE FOR HOMEWORK All homework for your technology section must be completed and submitted upon registering onsite at the program.   This advanced program is designed for private or corporate and other in-house practitioners with patent experience who wish to improve their general claim drafting and amendment writing skills. By way of homework and classroom sample problems and solutio...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Jul 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Writing for Transactional Lawyers 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend At Writing for Transactional Lawyers 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...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Jul 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics in Banking and Financial Services 2017

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 working 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 Whis...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Jul 28, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

20th 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.  PLI’s Children’s Law Institute will focus on a variety of social and legal issues affecting child welfare ...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Jul 31, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

ERISA 2017: The Evolving World

New York, New York, USA
A working knowledge of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act’s (ERISA) framework is crucial for lawyers, HR practitioners and other professionals in the area of employee benefits and compensation planning. Our experienced faculty of leading practitioners will discuss a broad array of topics, including the basic regulatory framework, the types of plans covered, the requirements for inte...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Serving on a Nonprofit Board: Practical and Ethical Considerations for Attorneys

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Joining a nonprofit board can be one of the most personally and professionally rewarding experiences of an attorney’s career. Whether you’re an experienced attorney or just beginning to practice, serving on a nonprofit board can bring opportunities to deepen your skills, make valuable connections, and help a cause that is personally meaningful to you.  ...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 3, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: New York Public Assistance and Food Stamp Eligibility 2017: Special Populations

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This training is designed to equip attorneys with a sharper understanding of the substantive law, strategies, procedures, and best practices relevant to their representation of low-income clients who seek government benefits such as public assistance and benefits under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).  These necessary benefits can be difficult to acc...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 3, 2017

Seminar

Human Resource Essentials - HR Compliance Certification Program

Providence, Rhode Island, USA
If you are looking for answer of these questions, you would certainly benefit by attending this seminar:
Do you know what you are expected to do to maintain compliance with all the employment laws such as FMLA, ADA, PDA, USERRA, ERISA, COBRA, HIPAA, FLSA, EPA, ADEA, IRCA, NLRA, DFWA, GINA?
How to deal with cases of sexual harassment, discrimination, FMLA requests, ADA and Religious accommoda...

more  
ComplianceOnline
Aug 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

The Attorney-Client Privilege and Internal Investigations 2017

New York, New York, USA
A concise review of the latest developments and practical insights regarding the attorney-client privilege and internal investigations. The intersection of the attorney-client privilege and an internal investigation is fraught with ethical pitfalls for lawyers.  Conflicts can arise swiftly and there are a variety of privilege issues to beware of, especially if the government is involved in th...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in Law Practice 2017

New York, New York, USA
A practical review of how conflicts of interest in law practice arise and helpful approaches in managing them.   An experienced faculty, including law firm general counsel, will review current developments in conflicts of interest and their practical takeaways, delivering useful insights for attorneys of all backgrounds.  The agenda will address how to spot potential and actual con...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

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

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

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 10, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

19th Annual Supreme Court Review: October 2016 Term

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The United States Supreme Court this term confronted a very wide range of important constitutional issues.  The issues ranged from individual rights under the First Amendment free speech and religion clauses, voting rights and the Fourth Amendment, excessive force litigation, takings claims, and immigration and naturalization, to arbitration and insider trading.  F...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Reentry in California – Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration 2017 (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 pe...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 14, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

17th 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 Legal issues relevant t...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

FinTech 2017

New York, New York, USA
The financial services industry is changing rapidly. Technology is revolutionizing securities investing and trading, transaction payment methodologies, and the provision of investment advice. This program will explore the legal and compliance issues arising out of the explosive advances in financial technology, including crowdfunding, blockchain technology and cryptocurrency, including bitcoin, an...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2017: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

San Francisco, California, USA
CLICK HERE FOR HOMEWORK All homework for your technology section must be completed and submitted upon registering onsite at the program. This advanced program is designed for private or corporate and other in-house practitioners with patent experience who wish to improve their general claim drafting and amendment writing skills. By way of homework and classroom sample problems and solutions, att...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Aug 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

FTCA and Other Civil Rights Claims - Immigration Enforcement & Damages Actions (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Increased immigration enforcement is likely to include enforcement practices that give rise to damages action.  Claims under the Federal Tort Claims Act, Bivens, and Section 1983 are important tools to combat abusive enforcement practices and ensuring that federal and local law enforcement abide by their constitutional obligations. This program will give a general overvi...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 1, 2017

Seminar

Session 1: Wills, Estates and Family Law Update

Cairns, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD units in Substantive Law

A must attend annual event, our 10 CPD Points in One Day is back for its 6th consecutive year. Join members of the judiciary, accredited specialists and expert barristers and solicitors who will examine 10 of the most important issues facing practitioners today, all while you gain your mandatory core area CPD units. Book for the whole day or ju...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 1, 2017

Seminar

Session 2: CPD Mandatory Areas

Cairns, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD units including:
1 CPD unit in Practical Legal Ethics
1 CPD unit in Practice Management & Business Skills
1 CPD unit in Professional Skills

A must attend annual event, our 10 CPD Points in One Day is back for its 6th consecutive year. Join members of the judiciary, accredited specialists and expert barristers and solicitors who will examine 10 of the most impo...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 1, 2017

Seminar

Session 3: Commercial and Property Law and Roundup

Cairns, Australia
Attend and earn 4 CPD units in Substantive Law

Chair: His Hon. Dean Morzone QC, Cairns District Court

Business Structures, Buy/ Sell Agreements and Business Succession

- Common structures for business interests
- Funding sources for buy/ sell deeds
- When to use a buy/ sell deed
- Issues to consider when preparing a shareholder agreement
- Why business succession p...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

Seminar

Estate Planning Challenges: Super, Children and Business

Brisbane, Australia
Attend and earn 4 CPD units in Legal Knowledge

Chair: Michael Klatt, Partner, Mullins Lawyers; Accredited Specialist in Succession Law, Best Lawyers 2018, Wealth Management / Succession Planning Practice; Preeminent, Wills & Estates Litigation Lawyer, Doyle's Guide 2016

-Superannuation Changes and How they Affect Estate Planning
Presented by Peter Vilaysack, Senior Lawyer, EY Law<...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

Seminar

Administrative Decision Making Since Li

Brisbane, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD units in Legal Knowledge

The Li decision allows for further exploration of what constitutes a reasonable decision and explores when to apply 'unreasonableness to a decision which lacks an evident and intelligible justification'. This practical and informative session reviews decision making since Li to see if there is now a default standard for decision making, and if ...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

Seminar

Session 1: Staff Headaches and How to Cure Them

Brisbane, Australia
Attend and earn 4 CPD units in Legal Knowledge

Schools face countless challenges and risks. On top of so many other responsibilities you have to manage staff conduct and absences, maintain privacy and data security, deal with complex parenting issues, and navigate challenging discrimination issues. It's not easy, but our legal experts will help you manage it all.

A Wild Night Out: Wh...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

Seminar

Session 2: Parent, Pupil and Privacy Problems

Brisbane, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD units in Legal Knowledge

Chair: Scott Wedgwood, Partner, Barry.Nilsson.; Accredited Family Law Specialist; Leading Family & Divorce Lawyer, Doyle's Guide 2017; Best Lawyers 2018, Family Law

1 Student, 2 Parents, 1 Step-Parent, 3 Grandparents, 2 Carers and They're all Demanding Something Different from You: What Now?

- Navigating difficult family issues in...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

Seminar

Duty, Bias and Delegations in Decision Making

PERTH, Australia
There’s no way around it: government officers and lawyers making and writing decisions have to keep up to date and stay on top of their game if they want to make rock solid decisions that will stand up to even the highest levels of scrutiny. Understand how to make concrete, defensible decisions that avoid unconscious bias all while upholding your duty of care. Take theory into practise by attendin...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

Seminar

Modern Estate Planning

Perth, Australia
Attend and earn 4 CPD points in Competency Area 4: Substantive Law

"There is no such thing as a one-issue-client."
What may seem like a straightforward estate planning matter can quickly spiral into complexity. You must be prepared to manage issues involving stepchildren, gifts and loans from parents, and business considerations, all of which can easily muddy the waters. And if you're no...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

Seminar

Complex Estate Disputes and Conflicts

Perth, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD points in Competency Area 4: Substantive Law

A complex estate dispute can involve everything from challenging conflicts involving foreign jurisdictions, assets and beneficiaries to sensitive disputes related to the elderly to messy family provision claims. Ensure you're up to date on how it all fits together so you're prepared for even the most challenging disputes and...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

Seminar

Women In Law Forum: Leadership and Advancement

Perth, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD points including:
1 point in Competency Area 1: Practice Management
1 point in Competency Area 2: Professional Skills
1 point in Competency Area 3: Ethics & Professional Responsibility

"If trailblazing were easy the road would be paved." Share an afternoon with some of Perth's most inspiring women talking leadership, communication skills and rising to the top....

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Electronic Discovery Nuts & Bolts 2017

New York, New York, USA
Learn the basics of e-discovery law and practice.  E-discovery permeates nearly every facet of litigation today, and attorneys tasked with meeting today’s complicated e-discovery requirements must recognize the nuances and technicalities involved.  Join our faculty of experienced e-discovery practitioners to gain the tools and strategies to efficiently and competently navigate the...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Marketplace Lending and Crowdfunding 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend With the Title III federal public crowdfunding provisions of the JOBS Act finally becoming fully effective in May 2016 and a new administration, what does the future hold for marketplace lending and crowdfunding?  Will it be a boom or bust?  Will Regulation A+ start to pick up speed and grow into the potential many predicted?  Will Marketplace Lending finally h...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Filings 2017: Practical Guidance in a Changing Environment

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This popular two-day program will analyze in detail the forms used for filings with the SEC under the Securities Act of 1933 (“Securities Act”), and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”), with particular emphasis on the mechanics of and timing for assembling particular filings. Each segment of the program will incorporate practical tips...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2017 (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...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Corporate Political Activities 2017: Complying with Campaign Finance, Lobbying and Ethics Laws

Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Please note: this program does not offer legal ethics credit. 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. To stay current on the latest deve...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

Industrial Relations Since Aurizon: Where to From Here?

Perth, Australia
Come and hear from the bench of the Fair Work Commission and the WA Industrial Relations Commission. Understand the implications and practical impacts of the Aurizon decision on collective bargaining and review procedural traps and the latest statutory developments impacting your practice.

Chair: The Honourable Jennifer Smith, Acting President, Western Australia Industrial Relations Commiss...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

Critical Contract Clauses: Avoiding Risk

PERTH, Australia
Examine some of the most important risk related clauses that can make or break your contracts. Gain updates on the latest developments in contract law in key areas that impact risk in commercial transactions, including competition and consumer law, IP issues, insurance and indemnities and insolvency, all while considering example clauses that can reduce risk in your contracts.

Chair: Craig...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

Critical Contract Clauses: Avoiding Risk

PERTH, Australia
Examine some of the most important risk related clauses that can make or break your contracts. Gain updates on the latest developments in contract law in key areas that impact risk in commercial transactions, including competition and consumer law, IP issues, insurance and indemnities and insolvency, all while considering example clauses that can reduce risk in your contracts.

Chair: Craig...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

Workers’ Compensation: Assessments, Elections and Updates

PERTH, Australia
Your comprehensive toolkit for a well-rounded workers’ compensation practice ready and waiting for you. The latest updates. The technical practice and procedure. The medical perspective from a renowned occupational physician. You can’t miss program.

Chair: Stephen Williams, Partner, Insurance & Risk, Employment & Workplace Safety, Kott Gunning

How to Get the Most for Your Client: Ass...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

CPD Core Competency Areas for Workers’ Compensation Lawyers

PERTH, Australia
Get your core competency points out of the way early whilst attending a practical seminar that specifically focuses on issues and insights that are key to a successful workers’ compensation practice. Sidestep the traps that can trip you up, ensure you’re on top of costs considerations and escape potentially disastrous errors and conflicts of interests.

Chair: Marco Tedeschi, Barrister Fran...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

Franchising: Regulatory Developments and Enforcement Disputes

Brisbane, Australia
Attend and earn 4 CPD units in Legal Knowledge

Chair: Elizabeth Gore-Jones, Principal, The Franchise & Business Lawyers; Committee Member, Law Society Franchise Specialist Committee

NEW LEGISLATION: Franchisor Liability for Franchisee Workplace Contravention: The Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017
Consider the impact of this proposed legislation on franc...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

Conveyancing: Approvals, Auctions and Audits

Brisbane, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD units in Legal Knowledge

Conveyancing can be straightforward, but when things go awry you have to be fully prepared to set things right or face the consequences. Delve into some of the challenging and extraordinary circumstances that don't arise with every conveyancing matter, but that can cause serious damage to your clients and your practice when they do erupt.

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

Running A Civil Claim for Institutional Abuse Matter

Brisbane, Australia
Attend and earn 4 CPD units in Legal Knowledge

Chair: Yvette McLaughlin, Partner, Sparke Helmore Lawyers; Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law

Mandatory Reporting Requirements

- History of mandatory reporting rules
- Current mandatory reporting rules in QLD
- How mandatory reporting rules are applicable to civil claims
- Future developments: calls to expand 'm...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 7, 2017

Seminar

Women in Law: Influence and Advancement

Brisbane, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD units including:

Practical Legal Ethics
Countering Unconscious Gender Bias
Institutional unconscious bias towards women is prevalent in the legal profession. When confronted with individual instances of unconscious bias, for example with a client or in the workplace, how can we react constructively?

Moderated by Her Honour Magistrate Previtera, Brisbane Ma...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

48th Annual Estate Planning Institute

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Significant federal transfer tax and related income tax developments may occur during the first eight months of the Trump Administration, including the possible repeal of the federal estate tax.  The program will review any such transfer tax developments, and discuss how they may impact estate, trust and income tax planning, and how they may impact the administration of ...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2017: The California Difference

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend This full-day event addresses key issues confronted by employees, 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 emerging issues, and practical guidance about prote...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 11, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

International Tax Issues 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend As the world’s economies grow increasingly integrated, the international tax laws of the U.S. impact a greater percentage of businesses and transactions.  These international tax rules affect not only large U.S. and foreign-based multinationals, but also increasingly affect mid-sized and smaller firms, financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and other com...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 12, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2017: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing

Chicago, Illinois, USA
CLICK HERE FOR HOMEWORK All homework for your technology section must be completed and submitted upon registering onsite at the program.  This advanced program is designed for private or corporate and other in-house practitioners with patent experience who wish to improve their general claim drafting and amendment writing skills. By way of homework and classroom sample problems and solutions...

more  
Practising Law Institute
Sep 12, 2017

Seminar

Contract Drafting: Eliminating Mistakes and Managing Risk

Sydney, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD units in Substantive Law

Chair: Gregory Martin, Partner, Martin Bullock Lawyers

Contract Formation: Letters of Intent, Heads of Agreement and Memoranda of Understanding

- Preliminary agreements
- Elements required for a binding contract
- Masters v Cameron and the classes of preliminary agreements
- Tips for effective preparation of preliminary a...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 12, 2017

Seminar

Rise of the Drones: Liability for Government and Businesses

Sydney, Australia
Attend and earn 4 CPD units in Substantive Law

The global market for commercial drones is estimated to grow to $127 billion by 2020, bringing with it significant implications for private and government entities. The rapidly growing market is being matched by a quickly evolving legal landscape. Get the latest on drone law directly from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and leading lawyers ...

more  
Legalwise Seminars
Sep 12, 2017

Seminar

Competition and Consumer Law: A Brave New World

Melbourne, Australia
Attend and earn 3 CPD units in Substantive Law

Australia's biggest shakeup in competition and consumer law in decades will have a profound and immediate impact. Get up to speed in one afternoon with 4 concise, practical sessions from leading experts in the field who will break down the most important parts of the reforms.

Chair: David Brewster, Legal Director, Coles

Misuse of ...

more  
Legalwise Seminars





Find a Lawyer

Find a Local Lawyer