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Advanced Public Assistance and Food Stamp Eligibility 2014: Special Populations (Free)

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From the program: Advanced Public Assistance and Food Stamp Eligibility 2014: Special Populations (Free)

Released on: Aug. 15, 2014

Spanish captioning is only available in MP4 ONLY.PLI recently offered training on basic Public Assistance and Food Stamps (SNAP) eligibility. The intricate web of rules for these two programs is further complicated by the fact that there are special rules for certain populations. Immigrants, people who are homeless, and people with disabilities are among the populations who experience various exceptions or modifications of the usual program rules ...

Basic Immigration Law 2014

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From the program: Basic Immigration Law 2014

Released on: Mar. 27, 2014

This program will explain the basic concepts of U.S. immigration law and procedure, and discuss current developments and trends, including a legislative update on immigration reform.Lecture Topics  [Total time 07:03:29]Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program. Opening Remarks and Introduction* [00:06:19]Cyrus D. Mehta Overview of the U.S. Immigration System, Current Trends and Ethical Issues ...

California Employment Law Update 2014

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From the program: California Employment Law Update 2014

Released on: Sep. 30, 2014

PLI’s California Employment Law Update addresses the issues confronted by 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 best practices to maximize employment law compliance, mitigate legal risk ...

California Special Education Law 2014 (Free)

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From the program: California Special Education Law 2014 (Free)

Released on: Oct. 22, 2014

Currently, close to 700,000 students with disabilities receive special education services in California, comprising about 10 percent of the state’s public school enrollment. The California Special Education Law 2014 program will provide you with a targeted look at a number of hot topics and cutting edge issues affecting the practice of Special Education Law today.Lecture Topics  [Total time 06:28:40] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available ...

California Trial Advocacy 2014

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From the program: California Trial Advocacy 2014

Released on: Aug. 14, 2014

If you think you will ever try a case, or if you want to do better the next time you are in trial, then this is the program you have been waiting for. In this program, some of the most experienced trial lawyers in California will talk about the best way to prepare and present a case to a jury. We will cover what you need to do before the trial begins, in limine motions, jury selection, opening statements, witness preparation, direct and cross ...

Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2014

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From the program: Fundamentals of Trademark Law in the Global Marketplace 2014

Released on: Jul. 15, 2014

We live in a brand-driven world, where the goodwill associated with a company and its brand can be one of its most valuable assets. That’s where trademark law comes in. This program, geared towards attorneys with minimal knowledge of trademark law or for those seeking a refresher of its essential tenets, will provide attendees with a thorough background, ranging from terminology and types of marks to registration issues, infringement basics, and litigation ...

Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2014

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From the program: Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2014

Released on: Sep. 26, 2014

As the economy shifts and the legislature, SEC and shareholders respond, the design, implementation and disclosure of executive compensation undergoes continual change. In this program, experts in the area - from major corporations, the SEC, the IRS and shareholder activist groups, as well as from leading law, and consulting firms - will lead you through the emerging best practices and the current reactions to the changing landscape.Lecture ...

Hot Topics in Mergers & Acquisitions 2014

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From the program: Hot Topics in Mergers & Acquisitions 2014

Released on: Oct. 16, 2014

The M&A markets were relatively flat throughout 2013, punctuated by episodic but unsustained bursts of activity. By contrast, 2014 appears to be off to a more robust start. The variability in deal activity creates uncertainty and rewards preparedness. Now more than ever, it is critical for dealmakers and their counsel to stay abreast of the latest trends and forecasts. Will the tough markets of the last several years give way to greater stability ...

How to Prepare an Initial Public Offering 2014

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From the program: How to Prepare an Initial Public Offering 2014

Released on: Apr. 23, 2014

With the recent filing of the Twitter IPO, the IPO market is as hot as ever. Given the uptick in activity, this program is extremely timely. In almost any market, however, understanding the IPO process is an essential skill for both legal and business advisors.An experienced faculty, including attorneys, an underwriter, and a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission staff, will analyze the nuts and bolts of an initial public offering. Hear ...

Pension Plan Investments 2014: Current Perspectives

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From the program: Pension Plan Investments 2014: Current Perspectives

Released on: Apr. 15, 2014

Experienced practitioners in the area of pension investment law, together with senior representatives of the Department of Labor, will give their perspectives and illuminate issues on current topics and recent developments. Continued statutory, regulatory and market changes ensure a full agenda of new developments to be debated and analyzed by the panelists. The Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation brought a new regulatory structure for pension ...

Pretrial Practice 2014

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From the program: Pretrial Practice 2014

Released on: Jun. 2, 2014

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 your practice? Our faculty of experienced plaintiffs’ and defense attorneys, inside ...

Supreme Court Review (16th Annual): October 2013 Term

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From the program: Supreme Court Review (16th Annual): October 2013 Term

Released on: Aug. 12, 2014

At PLI’s 16th Annual Supreme Court Review program, a distinguished faculty of constitutional scholars, Supreme Court advocates, and a Supreme Court journalist will analyze and discuss the leading Supreme Court decisions of the October 2013 Term for their precedential, doctrinal and, where appropriate, societal significance.Lecture Topics [Total time 06:21:10]Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.Introduction* ...

Taxation of Financial Products and Transactions 2014

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From the program: Taxation of Financial Products and Transactions 2014

Released on: Jan. 23, 2014

As courts continue to surprise practitioners with rulings on financial products tax issues, and with implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act well underway, you need to stay on top of the latest developments in the ever-evolving arena of financial products and transactions. In this year’s completely revised program, a standout group of law firm and accounting firm lawyers, in-house tax advisors, and government speakers will explore new topics in financial ...

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

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From the program: The Volcker Rule: What it Means for Financial Institutions and Markets

Released on: Jun. 5, 2014

More than three years after the passage of the Dodd Frank Act, regulators adopted final Volcker Rule regulations late last year. U.S. and foreign banks and other market participants will now have to come to grips with the law’s requirements, and the Volcker Rule is likely to shape capital markets, funds and securitization activities for years to come. Banking organizations are busy assessing the impact of the Volcker Rule on their global trading and ...

Think Like a Lawyer, Talk Like a Geek 2014: Get Fluent in Technology

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From the program: Think Like a Lawyer, Talk Like a Geek 2014: Get Fluent in Technology

Released on: Dec. 1, 2014

It has been thirty years since Apple’s introduction of the original Macintosh computer started the personal computing revolution. The original floppy disk has been replaced by current thumb drives that can store an entire library on a single device. The availability of cheap and ubiquitous computing power is changing all aspects of business. As businesses evolve into new models, the legal issues they confront only multiply. A lawyer who does ...

Tracking and Targeting Customers and Prospects Online, on Mobile Devices, and in Social Media 2014

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From the program: Tracking and Targeting Customers and Prospects Online, on Mobile Devices, and in Social Media 2014

Released on: Nov. 25, 2014

Collecting data from and about customers and consumers is a modern business mandate. What consumerfacing company is not now engaged in a “know our customers better” initiative? These data are collected online, in mobile apps, and in social media, and often appended to data gathered by others about the same consumers elsewhere. Most brands use these data in some way, such as to personalize messages and content, to optimize their sites or ...

Understanding Patent Law 2014

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From the program: Understanding Patent Law 2014

Released on: Jul. 11, 2014

If you are looking for a way to learn the basic concepts of patent law, this program is for you. In just one day, this complicated field will be boiled down to easy to understand, accessible sessions covering all types of patent issues that may arise in the context of every day practice and business management. Bringing together top experts in the field, this program will begin with a thorough foundation of patent principles, including what is patentable ...

Working with Survivors of Human Trafficking: Learning about Immigration, Criminal, Civil, and Benefits Legal Remedies in California 2014

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From the program: Working with Survivors of Human Trafficking: Learning about Immigration, Criminal, Civil, and Benefits Legal Remedies in California 2014 (Free)

Released on: Nov. 18, 2014

You should view this training if you would like to provide pro bono services to survivors of human trafficking, with a special emphasis on immigrant survivors of human trafficking. Many human trafficking survivors have complex and diverse needs that require the knowledge and intersection between multiple legal practices. This program attempts to address the many legal needs that an immigrant trafficking survivor may require. Experienced ...

Featured Faculty/Authors
Kevin J. Ryan

Kevin J. Ryan ~ Managing Director, Global Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley

David G. Keyko

David G. Keyko ~ Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Alyssa A. Grikscheit

Alyssa A. Grikscheit ~ Sidley Austin LLP