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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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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

Elder Law In-Depth

New York, New York, USA
The program will provide in-depth information on the following areas: (1) "Expanded Medicaid Transitions," (2) "The Inner-Workings of Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts," and (3) "Ethics for Attorneys Serving as Fiduciaries.

The program will feature a presentation by Jacob McDonald, Esq., Client Services Counsel with Medicare Rights Center, who will discuss the transition process for individu...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Jury Selection in New York: Putting on a Winning Case

New York, New York, USA
This program will provide useful information and instruction for practicing attorneys, specifically trial lawyers, as to the rules and methodologies of jury selection, as well as an analysis of legal and strategic considerations involved in the process. Topics discussed will include effective juror questioning, identifying and demonstrating juror bias, analyzing certain juror responses and how to ...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

FLSA Math: How to Calculate Wage-Related Damages

New York, New York, USA
This lively and challenging CLE program will provide the nuts-and-bolts necessary for attendees to understand the at times confusing formulas that apply when calculating wage-related damages under the Fair Labor Standards Act and the New York Labor Law. Join a distinguished panel of management and employee-side attorneys and a judge as they explain the myriad ways in which damages are calculated u...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 24, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Swaps & Other Derivatives 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The Dodd-Frank Act established a novel, comprehensive framework for the regulation of over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives and the market participants who transact in these products.  That regulatory framework, split primarily between the SEC and CFTC, has been substantially implemented by the CFTC.  For their part, the SEC has made substantial progress and has most ...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2017

San Francisco, California, 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
Oct 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

19th Annual Commercial Real Estate Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Improving the skill of identifying, appreciating and weighing your client’s leverage in negotiating the commercial real estate fundamentals (rents, vacancy rates and development activity) will be the focus of the 2017 Commercial Real Estate Institute. Practitioners with this understanding will find it easier to achieve and maintain a viable real estate practice where th...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

ERISA Basics National Institute

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Program Co-Chairs:
Denise M. Clark, Clark Law Group, PLLC, Washington, DC
Marjorie A. Butler, Counsel for ERISA, Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of Labor, Boston, MA
Benjamin Eisner, Spear Wilderman, PC, Philadelphia, PA
Russell Hirschhorn, Proskauer Rose LLP, New York, NY

For practitioners who address issues related to employee benefit plans, this 2 1/2-day National ...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Oct 25, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Disruption: Digital Platforms Regulation in the New Economy

Los Angeles, California, USA
Are you a member of the new workforce, venture capitalist, tech visionary or a business owner? Interested in the changes and challenges of the new digital platform economy? Digital platforms, such as, Airbnb, Uber, Amazon, and others are playing an increasing role in the economy as they allow new entrants to offer content, goods, services or capital to the users of the platform. Though arguably th...

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California Lawyers for the Arts
Oct 26, 2017

CLE - Live Webcast

Powerful Witness Preparation

, Ontario, Canada
Your witnesses are not ready to testify until you make them ready! Ethical and effective witness preparation will not change the facts, but it can define the way those facts are delivered. Whether you’ve prepared hundreds of witnesses or are still feeling your way through the process, you can learn how to make your witness a powerful, compelling communicator and improve your witness preparation sk...

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Seminar Partners
Oct 26, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Current Legal Ethical Issues with Professor Stephen Gillers

New York, New York, USA
No matter your practice area or whether or not you have previously attended, you won't want to miss this program. Join us to hear this nationally renowned professor and ethicist address current issues of legal ethics. Programs typically feature distinct topics which are chosen close in time to the event to maximize topicality. The topics are geared to an audience of diverse interests. Audience que...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Securities Law and Practice 2017: How the SEC Works

New York, New York, USA
Securities lawyers need to have a firm grasp of not only the federal securities laws, but also how the SEC works to administer these laws. In this program, you will be given an introduction to the federal securities laws as well as the operating divisions at the SEC that administer the laws. You will be provided with what you need to know about how the SEC administers the securities laws — a...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 27, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Trade Secrets 2017: What Every Lawyer Should Know

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend New technologies and cross-border transactions place valuable secrets at increased risk. Legislatures throughout the world are recognizing that fact and responding with new laws. If you work at or counsel a technology company or any other company that creates or works with trade secrets – which means any company – this course will teach you what you need to know t...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 30, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Online Platforms 2017: Hot Topics in Liability & Social Responsibility

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend The Internet and networked technologies have spawned many new business models that arise from empowering consumers and satisfying their desires, providing products or services that bring individuals and businesses together in new marketplaces, shaking up old industries and networks, and creating new business opportunities and challenges. New technologies and online platforms ...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 30, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 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 Having an effective compliance and ethics program is essential to compa...

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Practising Law Institute
Oct 30, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ownership of Cooperative Apartment & Condominiums by Trusts

New York, New York, USA
This course presents an overview of changes in the Federal estate, gift and generation-skipping taxes, as well as a description of more common types of trusts and trends in transfer requests for permissions to transfer apartments to such trusts, including Grantor Trusts, Qualified Personal Residence Trusts, Spousal Lifetime Access Trusts and Dynasty Trusts. It covers the tax attributes of these tr...

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New York City Bar Association
Oct 30, 2017

CLE - Live Webcast

The Nuts and Bolts of Executive Compensation

Nationwide, District of Columbia, USA
The fundamentals of executive compensation including governance, accounting, litigation, and relevant tax rules and codes will be explained in order for those less experienced in the field, to get the most out of the rest of the program.

Moderator:
Martha N. Steinman, Hogan Lovells US LLP, Washington, DC

Speakers:
Elizabeth Gartland, Fenwick & West LLP, San Francisco, CA
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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Nov 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Operating a Successful Nonprofit: Board Development, Fiscal Management and Beyond

New York, New York, USA
In this three-hour program, we intend to address certain operational issues facing nonprofits today. This session is intended to answer the questions and issues that arise once a nonprofit is up and running. The program will be pertinent for anyone involved with a robust nonprofit organization, whether serving on the Board of Directors, as management or staff, or as outside advisor and will cover:...

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New York City Bar Association
Nov 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA 2017: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

Chicago, Illinois, 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
Nov 1, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Developments in Pharmaceutical and Biotech Patent Law 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Technological innovation, Federal Circuit appellate oversight, and Supreme Court decisions continue to drive significant changes in the law. At this program, several different perspectives on many of the most pressing issues will be offered by experienced practitioners. It is designed to give you the information you need to maintain your practice edge, concentrating on new d...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Preparing For Shareholder Activism: What You Need To Be Doing Now 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Hedge fund activism has become a ubiquitous feature of the corporate landscape, affecting public companies of all sizes. As the phenomenon has become more commonplace, it has also become more diverse, and the means of addressing it and being prepared for it have evolved. Learn about the current state of hedge fund activism and best practices for preparing for and engaging wi...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2017

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend Companies continue turning to licensing because it offers valuable economic and strategic opportunities.  Licensing can be used to gain access to intellectual property at a lower cost than developing or purchasing intellectual property assets, and as a way of generating new sources of revenue out of existing intellectual property assets.  Virtually every business t...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 2, 2017

CLE - Live Webcast

Using Social Media for Investigative Research and Litigation...Ethically

, Ontario, Canada
Social media can be a valuable investigative tool - you can locate undisclosed assets, find evidence of physical activity, discover hidden relationships, witness intellectual property infringement, and find stolen items. But most lawyers have never received training in how to search social media sites. Let Internet experts Mark Rosch and Carole Levitt show you how:
To use social media sites (Tw...

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Seminar Partners
Nov 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Executive Compensation National Institute 2017

Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Program Co-Chairs:
Andrew Liazos, McDermott Will & Emery LLP, Boston, MA
Martha N. Steinman, Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York, NY

This National Institute is designed for those who address issues related to compensating senior corporate executives: private practitioners, in-house corporate counsel, employee benefit consultants, service providers, compensation managers and consultants. Th...

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ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
Nov 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Off the Wall: Legal Issues Involving Street Art

New York, New York, USA
At this program a panel of experienced practitioners will cover some of the hot button legal issues affecting the art world today, and this year's program will center around the legal issues involving street art. This program is intended for those who practice art law, litigation, copyright, and trademark law, as well as those with clients in the art, fashion, advertising, and real estate industri...

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New York City Bar Association
Nov 2, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Disability Law Forum

New York, New York, USA
Join us for a half-day informational and educational forum focusing on recent trends and evolving and emerging accessibility and accommodation issues under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other federal, state and local laws impacting individuals with disabilities. The sessions will focus on a variety of topics in disability law. The forum will feature keynote speaker Hon. Lawrence K....

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New York City Bar Association
Nov 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Having an effective compliance and ethics program is essential to companies of all types.    Such programs are a necessary tool to manage the substantial risks posed by employee and third party misconduct.  Compliance and ethics programs also help mitigate the harm from violations when they occur.  Companies that achieve success in this realm minimize...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 6, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Companies continue turning to licensing because it offers valuable economic and strategic opportunities.  Licensing can be used to gain access to intellectual property at a lower cost than developing or purchasing intellectual property assets, and as a way of generating new sources of revenue out of existing intellectual property assets.  Virtually every business t...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Financial Services Industry Regulatory Compliance Forum 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 Financial services firms’ corporate compliance and ethics programs continue to be under intense regulatory scrutiny. Many new rules have been issued which impact the manner in which financial services firms operate. At this program, attendees will get a...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Trade Secrets 2017: What Every Lawyer Should Know

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend New technologies and cross-border transactions place valuable secrets at increased risk. Legislatures throughout the world are recognizing that fact and responding with new laws. If you work at or counsel a technology company or any other company that creates or works with trade secrets – which means any company – this course will teach you what you need to know t...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 8, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

49th Annual Institute on Securities Regulation

New York, New York, USA
What You Will Learn IPOs and public offerings by seasoned issuers Private offerings and public offerings by smaller reporting companies Legislative and regulatory developments in a new administration Focus on disclosure: regulatory action and practical considerations What’s new in accounting and financial reporting? Ethical issues in transactional settings ...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 8, 2017

CLE - Live Webcast

Credibility and Demeanor in the Courtroom: Witnesses & Nonverbal Communication

, Canada
According to the Supreme Court of Canada, credibility is a prevalent issue in most trials. While a witnesses’ credibility can be influenced by a variety of factors, including their testimony’s consistency with other evidence, witnesses’ nonverbal communication can also play a crucial role. Facial expressions and gestures, as well as other nonverbal characteristics, can influence the weight a trier...

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Seminar Partners
Nov 9, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

19th Annual Commercial Real Estate Institute

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Improving the skill of identifying, appreciating and weighing your client’s leverage in negotiating the commercial real estate fundamentals (rents, vacancy rates and development activity) will be the focus of the 2017 Commercial Real Estate Institute. Practitioners with this understanding will find it easier to achieve and maintain a viable real estate practice where th...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 10, 2017

CLE

Mass Tort Nexus Four Day Immersion Course

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
This is NOT A SEMINAR, but rather, a course whose purpose is to be a step by step guide
through the process of starting your highly profitable Mass Tort practice immediately.

What this Course is Not Intended to Do
This course is not intended to prepare your firm to take Mass Tort client cases to trial, apply to be
lead counsel, or on a Steering Committee. It should not be the goal ...

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Mass Tort Nexus
Nov 13, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Trial by Jury 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend You won’t want to miss this popular program, in which the masters of the bar and the bench come together to give you valuable and useful insights on jury trials.  We have assembled the most experienced and respected state and federal judges, as well as many distinguished litigators, to give you their perspectives on jury trials.  There is no better way to lear...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 14, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Ohio New Lawyers Training 2017

CLEVELAND, Ohio, USA
This course has been approved by The Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on CLE for 3 hours of New Lawyer Training in Professionalism, Law Office Management and Client Fund Management. Why You Should Attend Newly admitted Ohio attorneys must complete 12 hours of New Lawyers Training by the end of their first biennial compliance period. Three of the 12 hours MUST consist of instruction on topics rel...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

The Law and Business of Open Source Software 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend This program will address the critical issues that IP, technology and business lawyers need to consider when handling open source software in today’s economy. Armed with this information, you will be better able to help your clients make intelligent choices and decisions about how to take advantage of the benefits and manage the risks presented by open source software. ...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

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

Chicago, Illinois, 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
Nov 15, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Litigation 2017: Advanced Techniques & Best Practices

New York, New York, USA
CLICK HERE FOR OPENING STATEMENT FACT SHEET 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 paten...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

The Ethics of Electronic Information 2017: Competence, Confidentiality, and Other Ethical Conundrums

New York, New York, USA
Electronic information is all-pervasive and its use and misuse can pose serious ethical problems for attorneys. Attorneys use electronic information to communicate with the public and with clients, to advertise their services, and to prosecute and defend litigation. Electronic communications have now expanded to include social media and that media poses expanded opportunities and risks for attorne...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 16, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

One-Day Patent CLE Seminar

New York, New York, USA
Attend a panel style CLE event focused on current issues in IP.

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New York Intellectual Property Law Association
Nov 16, 2017

CLE

One-Day Patent CLE Seminar

New York, New York, USA
EARN 7.0 PROFESSIONAL CLE CREDITS INCL. 2.0 ETHICS
FOR BOTH NEWLY ADMITTED & EXPERIENCED ATTORNEYS

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Location: Princeton Club, 15 West 43rd Street, New York, NY

Join the NYIPLA for the One-Day Patent CLE Seminar to explore the latest issues and trends in intellectual property, all while earning 7 professional credits. Topics for the seminar inclu...

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New York Intellectual Property Law Association
Nov 17, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics for In-House Counsel 2017

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend The role of the in-house counsel continues to transform to meet new challenges in relation to an increasingly global economy, financial turmoil and continually changing new technologies.  It is essential for all in-house counsel to be informed of the latest developments and to possess effective, budget-conscious strategies for managing the legal and practical business m...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 20, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Pocket MBA 2017: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

New York, New York, 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
Nov 23, 2017

CLE - Live Webcast

Understanding Financial Statements

, Ontario, Canada
Having a basic knowledge of financial statements is crucial for every well-rounded lawyer. The more you understand about financial statements, the better you’ll be able to counsel clients with confidence, and use your financial understanding to your client’s advantage during negotiations or litigation. Attend this this newly updated program and learn how to understand the basic structure of a fina...

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Seminar Partners
Nov 28, 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 ...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 29, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Directors' Institute on Corporate Governance (Fifteenth Annual)

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend New expectations are being placed on boards in critical areas of governance, including disclosure, oversight of complex operational issues, risk management, board succession, audit committee oversight, executive compensation, and responsiveness to and communication with investors pressing different concerns. In addition, in years past the Dodd-Frank Act, the Foreign Corrupt ...

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Practising Law Institute
Nov 30, 2017

CLE - Live Webcast

Dealing with Difficult People: Clients, Judges & Opposing Counsel

, Canada
Lawyers are challenged by difficult behaviours daily - irrational clients, impatient judges, impossible adversaries... the list goes on. Technology only makes the problem worse, deepening and extending conflict. All of this can come at a steep price - wasted time, reduced productivity, stifled creativity, and lower moral. It can also cause us to make mistakes. Understanding what drives difficult p...

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Seminar Partners
Dec 4, 2017

CLE - Live Seminar

Advanced Venture Capital 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend This program provides an in-depth analysis of current market conditions and the changing legal environment, and is geared toward the experienced venture capital practitioner. Our expert faculty of lawyers, venture capitalists and business executives will analyze the legal and business issues relevant to navigating today’s evolving venture capital world. The program wil...

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Practising Law Institute





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