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Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015 -- Specialty Areas

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From the program: Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015

Recorded on: Jun. 17, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2015 recorded June, 2015 in New York. Specialty Areas [02:59:08] A. International Aspects [45 minutes] Special diligence concerns, including FCPA, AML, tax and labor issues Structuring to acquire (and perhaps later sell) a non-U.S. company Common drafting pitfalls when non-U.S. laws govern part or all of a deal Dispute settlement alternatives ...

Advanced Deposition Techniques 2015

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From the program: Advanced Deposition Techniques 2015

Released on: Feb. 3, 2015

Depositions provide a unique forum to develop your best case and gain an understanding of your adversary’s evidence.  Whether you’ve defended one deposition or taken 100, prepare to handle the special situations that arise and know how to identify and exploit the opportunities that exist.  This program covers a range of topics and scenarios that can challenge even the most seasoned litigators.  Our faculty of experienced ...

California Family Law Basics: Pro Bono Representation in Low-Income Family Law Cases 2015 -- Family Law 101/Overview in Low-Income Family Law Cases

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From the program: California Family Law Basics: Pro Bono Representation in Low-Income Family Law Cases 2015

Recorded on: Feb. 5, 2015

Taken from the Web Program California Family Law Basics: Pro Bono Representation in Low-Income Family Law Cases 2015 recorded February, 2015 in San Francisco. Family Law 101/Overview in Low-Income Family Law Cases [03:11:13] Working with pro bono low-income clients (responsibilities and boundaries) Basic overview of family law: terminology, applicable statutes, and family law proceedings (Superior Court, Local Rules); Judicial ...

California Guardianship Law 2015

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From the program: California Guardianship Law 2015

Released on: Jul. 6, 2015

Learn the basics of guardianship law and procedure so that you can competently represent a child or adult petitioner in establishing a guardianship of the person.  This program will teach you how to represent parties in both uncontested and contested guardianship proceedings. This program is appropriate for newly admitted and experienced attorneys who wish to represent a child or adult petitioner in establishing a guardianship of the person. Lecture ...

Collaboration and Conflict: Litigating Felony Sex Trafficking Cases 2015

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From the program: Collaboration and Conflict: Litigating Felony Sex Trafficking Cases 2015

Released on: Feb. 22, 2015

Human Trafficking has long been a hidden problem in New York State and the US. In 2000, Congress passed the federal Victims of Trafficking and Violence Prevention Act (TVPA) and has since re-authorized it three times making important modifications. In 2005, the US ratified the UN Trafficking Protocol. This was followed by passage of the New York State Trafficking Victim Protection and Justice Act in 2007. The New York law has been heralded as the ...

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film -- Film: Key Legal Issues in the Development, Financing, Production & Distribution of Theatrical Motion Pictures

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From the program: Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film

Recorded on: Mar. 6, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment recorded March, 2015 in New York. Film: Key Legal Issues in the Development, Financing, Production & Distribution of Theatrical Motion Pictures [03:00:08] Development Hiring a writer:  Getting a screenplay written The structure of the writer’s agreement  ...

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Videogames & Software Apps; Personal Management & Agency Contracts; Building an Entertainment Law Practice; Ethics -- Television, Video & User-Generated Content

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From the program: Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Videogames & Software Apps; Personal Management & Agency Contracts; Building an Entertainment Law Practice; Ethics

Recorded on: Mar. 3, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 – Overview of Entertainment Law Issues; Television, Video & User-Generated Content; Videogames & Software Apps; Building an Entertainment Law Practice; Ethics  recorded March, 2015 in New York. Television, Video & User-Generated Content [03:05:13] Overview of the television and video marketplace Acquisition of underlying rights  ...

Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Sound Recordings; Music Publishing -- Music Publishing

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From the program: Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Sound Recordings; Music Publishing

Recorded on: Mar. 5, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2015 - Sound Recordings; Music Publishing recorded March, 2015 in New York. Music Publishing [03:00:43] Types of music publishing agreements Sources of income Negotiation of a songwriter-music publishing agreement Role of performing and mechanical rights societies and agencies Licensing music publishing rights to digital music services The ...

Courtroom Skills for Pro Bono Attorneys (Free)

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From the program: Courtroom Skills for Pro Bono Attorneys (Free)

Released on: Oct. 5, 2012

Use this training for an overview of trial skills helpful to attorneys handling Pro Bono litigation matters particularly in an Unlawful Detainer context. Unlawful Detainers as summary proceedings provide unique challenges in trial preparation and representation. This three hour training is designed for practitioners at all experience levels. The panelists are experienced litigators in Pro Bono cases and eviction defense. This training provides ...

Electronic Discovery in Criminal Investigations and Trials 2014

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From the program: Electronic Discovery in Criminal Investigations and Trials 2014

Released on: Dec. 30, 2014

Electronic information pervades our society. Not surprisingly, electronic information may be central to the investigation of criminal activity and to the prosecution and defense of that activity. The use of electronic information in criminal investigations and proceedings leads to many questions. Under what circumstances are search warrants required for electronic devices and information? How does the right against self-incrimination arise with regard ...

End-of-Life Planning for the Low-Income Client 2013

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From the program: End-of-Life Planning for the Low-Income Client (Free)

Released on: Jul. 12, 2013

End of Life Planning is, like Death and Taxes, one of those things that can go from an easy, informative and straightforward conversation to a drawn-out nightmare if ignored. Low income and very low-income clients, unlike the average middle class client, frequently do not understand the importance of, for example, having identified caretakers for their minor children in place. They frequently resort to “no planning” or improvised planning ...

Expert Witness 2015

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From the program: Expert Witness 2015

Released on: Jul. 13, 2015

For many attorneys, searching for, retaining, and using expert witnesses can be a daunting experience. Don't miss out on the critical benefits conferred by the effective use of expert witnesses in complex litigation.  Our faculty of experienced litigators and expert witnesses will demystify the challenges of selecting, preparing, and using experts. You will come away with practical tools to handle the myriad of issues involved with expert witness ...

Financial Services Conflicts of Interest & Fiduciary Duties 2015: Navigating the Emerging Regulatory Maze

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From the program: Financial Services Conflicts of Interest & Fiduciary Duties 2015: Navigating the Emerging Regulatory Maze

Released on: May. 4, 2015

The SEC and DOL continue to consider rulemaking that could dramatically change the regulatory framework establishing fiduciary duties and obligations for broker-dealers, advisors and service providers in the retirement marketplace. Likewise, commodity trading and municipal advisors have to be mindful of fiduciary obligations that apply to their activity. At the same time, regulators are pressing firms to identify and address conflicts of interest.  ...

Foreclosure Litigation – Real World Solutions That Work For Both Sides 2015

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From the program: Foreclosure Litigation – Real World Solutions That Work For Both Sides 2015 (Free)

Released on: Jul. 28, 2015

This substantive training provides an overview of: Ways to avoid foreclosure litigation by resolving disputes before filing suit, with the commentary of industry leaders representing both borrowers’ and the servicers’ perspectives; Foreclosure litigation and where there is common ground - which arguments help your case, which do not add anything to it, and which actually hurt your client’s chances of a favorable resolution ...

Fundamental Concepts in Drafting Contracts: What Most Attorneys Fail to Consider 2015

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From the program: Fundamental Concepts in Drafting Contracts: What Most Attorneys Fail to Consider 2015

Released on: Mar. 31, 2015

The reduction to writing of an agreed-upon understanding among parties can sometimes be viewed as a cursory step in formalizing a business relationship. Yet the manner in which concepts are expressed on a page is often as important as the concepts themselves. Solid contract-drafting skills are therefore essential tools to any professional who deals with transactions or business relationships. Unfortunately, although contract counterparties might ...

Government Investigations 2015: The Expanding Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response

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From the program: Government Investigations 2015: The Expanding Role of Electronic Information in Investigation and Response

Released on: Apr. 6, 2015

In many ways, 2014 was the year that highlighted privacy and security issues involving electronic information. As revelations of massive data breaches and the loss of private information became public, both regulators and corporate entities grappled with the consequences of those revelations and the investigations that followed.  At the same time, regulators and corporations continued to deal with the challenges of the ever-increasing volumes ...

Higher Education Law 2015: Current Issues & Recent Developments

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From the program: Higher Education Law 2015: Current Issues & Recent Developments

Released on: May. 15, 2015

In PLI’s Higher Education Law 2015: Current Issues & Recent Developments, an expert faculty, comprised of attorneys working both in private practice and in universities, will provide updates  and best practices in three important  areas of higher education law today. Higher Education Law 2015: Current Issues & Recent Developments will be of interest to all attorneys practicing in higher education ...

Insider Trading Law 2015: Implications of Newman & Enforcement Trends

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From the program: Insider Trading Law 2015: Implications of Newman & Enforcement Trends

Released on: Aug. 13, 2015

Insider trading is a critical area of criminal and civil securities enforcement and will likely remain so for some time to come.  Following the Second Circuit’s recent ground-breaking decision in United States v. Newman, however, the law’s contours are in flux.  This program will discuss the state of the law, enforcement priorities in this area, and how clients can avoid the government’s crosshairs.  Don't miss out ...

Making Sense of Mobilehomes – Homeowner and Tenants’ Rights

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From the program: Making Sense of Mobilehomes – Homeowner and Tenants’ Rights (Free)

Released on: May. 5, 2015

Approximately 6% of all occupied housing in the United States consists of manufactured homes (generally referred to as mobilehomes).  This almost uniquely American version of housing has been and continues to be a more affordable option for many people, but it is an option fraught with dangers that most homeowners do not understand or consider before making that choice.  It is also an option regulated by an array of regulations, intended ...

Nuts & Bolts of Electronic Discovery 2014

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From the program: Nuts & Bolts of Electronic Discovery 2014

Released on: Nov. 19, 2014

Whether you’re a newcomer to e-discovery or an experienced professional seeking a refresher, you should make sure this program is on your docket With e-discovery permeating nearly every facet of litigation today, attorneys managing today’s complicated e-discovery requirements must learn to recognize the nuances and technicalities involved. This program will provide a solid grounding in the basics of e-discovery law and practice. Attorneys ...

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings 2014

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From the program: Representing the Pro Bono Client: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings 2014 (Free)

Released on: Oct. 16, 2014

The need for pro bono assistance with administrative hearings has never been higher. The increased trend of employers challenging all Unemployment Benefits claims has been combined with the explosion of Unemployment Insurance claims during the recession. Budget cuts and program changes have created a “perfect storm” for public assistance recipients. Several significant changes to key benefits programs have occurred in recent years, imposing new complex ...

Seeking Safety in America: The Nuts and Bolts of Representing Domestic Violence Victims as Respondents in International Child Abduction Cases 2015

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From the program: Seeking Safety in America: The Nuts and Bolts of Representing Domestic Violence Victims as Respondents in International Child Abduction Cases 2015

Released on: Aug. 12, 2015

Battered parents are sometimes forced to flee with their children across international borders, seeking safety in the United States. Their abuser, the left-behind parent in these cases, may file a petition under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction for the return of the children. These cases are filed in U.S. courts, with resources focused on the prompt return of children wrongfully removed from their habitual ...

Social Security Disability 2015: From Administrative Proceedings to Federal Practice

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From the program: Social Security Disability 2015: From Administrative Proceedings to Federal Practice

Released on: Mar. 31, 2015

After the Social Security Administration denies an initial disability claim, a claimant may find it confusing, difficult, and even overwhelming to appeal a denial. Many claimants cannot afford legal representation and must navigate the appeals process on their own. In this program, you will learn about Social Security disability benefits and how to represent disabled children and adults in appealing benefit claim denials. You will learn ...

Featured Faculty/Authors
Clifford E. Kirsch

Clifford E. Kirsch ~ Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

Tanya E. M. Wong

Tanya E. M. Wong ~ Director of Government Benefits, Legal Services NYC - Legal Support Unit

Kenneth N. Nigon

Kenneth N. Nigon ~ RatnerPrestia