Narrow Your Results
Narrow Your Results

Display:

Seminars & Webcasts

On-Demand

Publications

Faculty/Authors

News/Blogs

List View Table View

Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2015: The California Difference

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2015: The California Difference

Released on: Oct. 6, 2015

This event 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 and achieve business objectives. This ...

Ethical Issues in Pro Bono Representation 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethical Issues in Pro Bono Representation 2015

Released on: Dec. 14, 2015

As part of PLI’s commitment to public service and the pro bono activities of the legal community, there is no fee to attend this program. Using a lively, interactive format, Ethical Issues in Pro Bono Representation 2015 will examine everyday issues of ethics and professional responsibility in pro bono and public interest practice.  You will learn: Within the context of pro bono representation, using “all-new” hypotheticals ...

Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in Law Practice 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in Law Practice 2015

Released on: Aug. 25, 2015

Conflicts of interest can arise with little expectation and managing them early on or heading them off is a skill that attorneys must develop to maintain their required ethical standards.  This program will deliver a concise, current review of the latest developments and practical takeaways to help attorneys navigate this delicate area of legal ethics. Lecture Topics [Total time 02:07:48] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only ...

Ethics for Commercial Litigators 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics for Commercial Litigators 2015

Released on: Apr. 29, 2015

This concise program will deliver the latest case law and practical takeaways concerning legal ethics issues stemming from commercial litigation.  Our faculty of seasoned litigators, who collectively have represented a wide range of commercial legal matters and understand the ethical gray areas attorneys face in practice, will discuss clear pathways and some consensus thinking for some of these murky issues. A sample of topics to be covered ...

Ethics for Corporate Lawyers 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics for Corporate Lawyers 2015

Released on: Jan. 4, 2016

In this unique program, you will watch a video dramatizing a fictitious corporate family that is facing a series of crises and see how inside and outside counsel investigate and then advise management, the board, and the authorities. After each scene, the faculty will discuss the ethical and legal issues the lawyers faced and whether they handled them properly.  You will learn: Conflicts when lawyers for one corporate family member ...

Ethics for Corporate Lawyers: Multijurisdictional Practice and Other Current Issues 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics for Corporate Lawyers: Multijurisdictional Practice and Other Current Issues 2015

Released on: Mar. 4, 2015

Lecture Topics [Total time 02:00:31] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program. Ethics for Corporate Lawyers: Multijurisdictional Practice and Other Current Issues 2015 [02:00:31] C. Evan Stewart, Charles C. Platt, Hillary Richard, Jonathan K. Youngwood The purchase price of this Web Program includes the following articles from the Course Handbook available online: New York ...

Ethics for Discovery 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics for Discovery 2015

Released on: Aug. 10, 2015

This program is designed to provide counsel with an understanding of their ethical responsibilities in connection with document preservation and discovery practices.  Learn about discovery failures and how you can avoid sanctions.  Ethical issues arising with respect to document management practices, new search technologies, case management orders, and preserving the attorney-client privilege also will be addressed. You will learn: Pre-litigation ...

Ethics for Financial Industry Lawyers 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics for Financial Industry Lawyers 2015

Released on: Mar. 6, 2015

The program will review the professional responsibility issues confronting lawyers who advise clients in connection with securities and derivatives transactions, including the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act. You will learn: Who the client is - organizations, not officers When to report wrongdoing: internally (up the corporate ladder and to the Board) and externally (to regulators) SEC professional responsibility rules for ...

Ethics for Government Lawyers 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics for Government Lawyers 2015

Released on: Mar. 20, 2015

You will learn: The scope and application of the attorney-client privilege in the public sector Ethics rules that apply to government lawyers Understanding who the client is The interaction between ethics rules and other regulations that affect government lawyers Transitioning between the private and public sectors Lecture Topics [Total time 02:08:04] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the ...

Ethics for In-House Corporate Counsel 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics for In-House Corporate Counsel 2015

Released on: Aug. 10, 2015

View this program to get an update about important ethical issues that arise for in-house corporate counsel. You will learn: The FCPA guidelines and related ethical issues New developments in corporate governance Crisis management, corporate compliance, and litigation management Corporate whistleblowing and ethical obligations Attorney-client privilege; Kovel privilege Ethics and outsourcing Ethics and ...

Ethics for the Negotiating Lawyer 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Ethics for the Negotiating Lawyer 2015

Released on: Apr. 13, 2015

You will learn ethics rules that govern behavior in negotiation, including: When is it permissible to communicate with adverse clients, directly or indirectly? What exposure does counsel have for participating in the negotiation and execution of contracts containing express or implied misrepresentations? Protecting sensitive information and responding to opponent’s probes for sensitive information Cross-border negotiation ...

Expanding Your Practice Using Limited Scope Representation 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Expanding Your Practice Using Limited Scope Representation 2015

Released on: Feb. 13, 2015

This program will provide an introduction to the rapidly changing practice of limited scope representation (often called “unbundling”) in a family law context, including all of the fee agreements, forms and other materials you will need to practice limited scope representation competently, safely and profitably. Solo and small firm family lawyers who serve middle class and moderate income clients, any family lawyer who wants to expand ...

Financial Services Industry Regulatory Compliance & Ethics Forum 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Financial Services Industry Regulatory Compliance & Ethics Forum 2015

Released on: Oct. 19, 2015

In the aftermath of the financial crisis and recent scandals, and targeted examination and enforcement scrutiny, financial services firms' corporate compliance and ethics programs are under intense observation.  In this program, you will get a solid foundation about the relevant regulatory framework as well as practical considerations regarding the design and implementation of such ...

Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2015

Released on: Apr. 2, 2015

Skilled litigators use depositions to gather information, learn about an adversary’s case, and get a close-up look at the performance of potential trial witnesses.  Our faculty of experienced litigators will share their diverse insights and provide practical advice to guide you through every facet of the deposition process and give you the fundamental skills you need when taking and defending depositions. This program will focus on crucial ...

Limited Scope Representation 2015: Ethical & Practical Challenges

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Limited Scope Representation 2015: Ethical & Practical Challenges

Released on: Aug. 18, 2015

To respond to the access to justice crisis facing the legal system, the civil legal services community and the judiciary have partnered in the expansion of services based on limited scope representation. Information tables, drop-in legal clinics, websites and help lines are all models in which an attorney takes limited responsibility for a client’s case. Many of these models expand access by employing volunteer attorneys and law ...

Securities Arbitration 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Securities Arbitration 2015

Released on: Aug. 13, 2015

FINRA arbitrations have undergone significant changes in the past year and we expect significant developments in the near future.  If you are a practitioner, arbitrator, mediator, or intend to be any above in the future, this program is an invaluable resource for cutting edge events, practical takeaways, and a means of meeting the FINRA staff who manage the forum. This year’s Securities Arbitration program will feature FINRA Dispute ...

47th Annual Institute on Securities Regulation

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Securities Regulation Institute (47th Annual)

Released on: Nov. 4, 2015

    For more than four decades, PLI’s Annual Institute on Securities Regulation has been the premier conference on securities regulation and corporate governance for lawyers, from new associates to seasoned practitioners.  This year’s Institute will once again bring you the nation’s leading securities and corporate legal experts to deliver practical insights and real-world strategies and solutions to the many challenges ...

The Attorney-Client Privilege and Internal Investigations 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: The Attorney-Client Privilege and Internal Investigations 2015

Released on: Aug. 25, 2015

This dynamic program will cover the latest developments arising out of common and more nuanced attorney-client privilege situations arising out of internal investigation, pulled from actual events and through hypothetical scenarios.  Hear the latest case law and strategies to protect yourself from costly ethical missteps. You will learn: Best practices in conducting investigations Conflicts between the company and employees ...

The Ethics Game Show: A Review of Ethical Issues 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: The Ethics Game Show: A Review of Ethical Issues 2015

Released on: Aug. 10, 2015

Join us once again for this unique interactive program. Chair Katie M. Lachter will review a new set of hypotheticals to test your knowledge of the pertinent ethical rules, as you match wits with our expert faculty, and contestants. What would you do? What do the experts say you should do? This program had past attendees raving: “This was one of the best programs I’ve attended!”; This is by far the best, most engaging, and frankly, ...

Understanding the Securities Laws Fall 2015

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Understanding the Securities Laws Fall 2015

Released on: Jan. 5, 2016

Whether you are new to the field or seeking a quick refresher or an update, this is a 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 and key SEC representatives. Emphasis will be placed on the interplay among the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Sarbanes-Oxley ...


  • FOLLOW PLI:
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • GooglePlus
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2016 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.