Narrow Your Results

Display:

Seminars & Webcasts

On-Demand

Publications

Faculty/Authors

News/Blogs

Showing 1 - 25 of 183 Results

List View Table View

Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co.: Supreme Court Sets New Limits on Extraterritorial Human Rights Suits 2013 (Audio-only)

Audio Only On-Demand Web  Audio Only On-Demand Web    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Released on: May. 22, 2013

Taken from the briefing Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co.: Supreme Court Sets New Limits on Extraterritorial Human Rights Suits recorded May, 2013.On April 17, 2013, the Supreme Court held in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co. that the Alien Tort Statute (ATS), which allows suits in federal courts for violations of international law (including international human rights law), is subject to the presumption against extraterritoriality. Chief Justice ...

Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2013 -- Specialty Areas: A. International Aspects B. Intellectual Property

Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2013

Recorded on: Jun. 12, 2013

Taken from the Web Program Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2013 recorded June, 2013 in New York.Lecture Topics  [01:29:03]Specialty Areas: A. International Aspects B. Intellectual Property  [01:29:03]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 ...

Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2013 -- Global Program and Concerns

Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2013

Recorded on: Nov. 19, 2013

Taken from the Web Program Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2013 recorded November, 2013 in San Francisco.Lecture Topic  [01:00:05]Global Program and Concerns  [01:00:05] Helplines and investigations around the globe How to avoid having your program be too “U.S.-centric” Dealing with different ethical standards The purchase price of this segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online: A ...

Advanced Licensing Agreements 2014 -- Breakouts: International Licensing - Asia/Europe

Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Advanced Licensing Agreements 2014

Recorded on: Feb. 4, 2014

Taken from the Web Program Advanced Licensing Agreements 2014 recorded January, 2014 in San Francisco.Lecture Topics  [00:59:30]Breakouts: International Licensing - Asia/Europe  [00:59:30]I. International Licensing – AsiaTopics will vary by city, and may include: Similarities and differences between domestic and Asian licensing Common pitfalls for U.S. lawyers doing Asian deals Local law issues to be aware of Cultural issues ...

Advanced Venture Capital 2013 -- International Companies

Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Advanced Venture Capital 2013

Recorded on: Dec. 4, 2013

Taken from the Web Program Advanced Venture Capital 2013 recorded December, 2013 in San Francisco.Lecture Topics  [00:56:40]International Companies  [00:56:40] Foreign direct investment Cayman Island and U.S. restructurings Special tax, IP, executive compensation and labor/employment issues The purchase price of this segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online: International Expansion—Key ...

Advocacy in International Arbitration

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Jun. 14, 2013

JOHN FELLAS: So let me just quickly introduce-- well, while they're coming up-- the members of the next panel, and three of them are not as advertised, and one of them's changed firms. So it's interesting that this is the panel on advocacy, where three people we lost because they're too busy to be here. The one who has been a constant is Olie Armas, a partner at Hogan Lovells here in New York. That's recent. The newcomers are David Arias, who kindly ...

International Arbitration 2013

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: International Arbitration 2013

Released on: Jun. 24, 2013

If your company or client has a dispute arising out of a contract with a foreign party, international arbitration represents the best method of resolving that dispute in a neutral forum and enforcing any subsequent award. However, the resolution of international business disputes through arbitration raises issues that are simply not present in the litigation context. In many ways, arbitration offers more choices than litigation. What is the appropriate ...

Advocacy in Interntional Arbitration

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Mar. 13, 2012

JOHN FELLAS: OK. So we're going to begin our next panel. And that's on advocacy in international arbitration. Now advocacy is at the heart of what we do as dispute resolution lawyers. But what is effective in one context is not necessarily effective in another. What might be persuasive to a US jury may not be so persuasive to a French arbitrator. And what might persuade a French arbitrator may not persuade a Mexican arbitrator. Now our next panel ...

Antitrust Considerations in International Deals

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Jul. 12, 2013

JOHN DU: All right, thank you. We are going to move to the next panel, which is antitrust. We have talked about how to do due diligence in the emerging markets as well as on negotiations. And antitrust is one of the primary concerns in structuring a deal. So today, we have three panelists here. And all of them are M&A lawyers with a focus, for Janet and Mariana, in antitrust. So today, I'm going to introduce the speakers first. And then we'll ...

Doing Deals in and with Emerging Markets: BRICs and Beyond 2013

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Doing Deals in and with Emerging Markets: BRICs and Beyond 2013

Released on: Jul. 25, 2013

With emerging markets players, like those of the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India and China) countries, playing an ever greater role in the global economy, attorneys and other professionals facilitating cross-border transactions need to familiarize themselves with their perspective on inbound and outbound investments. According to a recent Office for Economic Co-operation and Development study, emerging markets will account for over 60% of global economic ...

Antitrust Institute 2013: Developments & Hot Topics -- What Lawyers Need to Know about International Antitrust Law

Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Antitrust Institute 2013: Developments & Hot Topics

Recorded on: May. 9, 2013

Taken from the Web Program Antitrust Institute 2013: Developments & Hot Topics recorded May, 2013 in New York.Lecture Topics  [01:01:28]What Lawyers Need to Know about International Antitrust Law  [01:01:28] Growth in antitrust laws around the world Multinational merger review - are we achieving convergence? Internationalization of cartel enforcement and converging leniency policies Evolving standards for dominant firms Differences ...

Arbitration Around the World

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Jun. 14, 2013

JOHN FELLAS: OK, and welcome back. We will now resume. Having begun with arbitration in the United States, we're now going to branch out to some parts of the rest of the world. And obviously, we can't deal with all of the rest of the world. And any choice of country is going to inevitably be random. We do have distinguished arbitration practitioners from across the world, from four continents, in fact-- as far east as Japan, as far south as Brazil, ...

First Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2013

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: First Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2013

Released on: May. 2, 2013

PLI has offered the most comprehensive continuing legal education seminars in the United States for more than eighty years, primarily in New York City, San Francisco, Chicago and Washington, D.C.  Based on our success in the U.S., PLI expanded to London and have been offering our Institute on Securities Regulation for more than twelve years.  We are excited about our expansion into Asia.Our First Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities ...

Asylum and Related Relief

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Mar. 15, 2013

CYRUS D. MEHTA: OK, so we'll get moving with the next panel. We spoke about how people get into removal and deportation proceedings. This panel will generally speak about how people can seek relief from removal and deportation. And just relief in general, because asylum can be sought even administratively outside the removal context. So we do have a great panel. And it's going to be a long panel-- 1 hour, 15 minutes. Each speaker will have 25 minutes ...

Asylum and Related Relief

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Mar. 27, 2012

CYRUS MEHTA: So while the panelists setting up I'm going to introduce the panel to all of you. It's a great panel. All the panels are great but we are really fortunate to have three leading experts. And the previous panel spoke about grounds of inadmissibility and removeability. And this panel will talk about relief when someone's put into removal proceedings. And the first speaker on this panel is Anwen Hughes. She helps overseas human rights first ...

Basic Immigration Law 2014

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

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 ...

Avoiding Missteps in Multi-Country Outsourcing - Part 2

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Nov. 4, 2011

SPEAKER 1: Multi-country Sourcing. I turn it over to Mike and Ross. ROSS E. McKEAN: Well, thank you everyone. I'll make a start for this session. And in terms of what we're trying to cover at the part two, we're going to do a deeper dive into what non-US laws that can derail sourcing, process and deadlines. And there are lots of laws that can derail sourcing, process, and deadlines. So I'm going to pick two which tend to be the more problematic, ...

Avoiding Missteps in Multi-Country Outsourcing - Part I

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: Nov. 4, 2011

JOHN F. DELANEY: OK. Welcome to day two of the PLI Outsourcing Conference. And we're going to kick it off this morning with a presentation on avoiding missteps in multi-country outsourcing. And we're very fortunate to have two of the leading experts in this area to speak to us on this subject. It's going to be a co-presentation. Sitting immediately to Bill's right is Michael Mensik. Michael is one of the co-chairs of this program. He's also a partner ...

Bankruptcy & Reorganizations 2013: Current Developments -- Cross-Border Insolvencies and Chapter 15

Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    

From the program: Bankruptcy & Reorganizations 2013: Current Developments

Recorded on: May. 1, 2013

Taken from the Web Program Bankruptcy & Reorganizations 2013: Current Developments recorded April, 2013 in New York.Lecture Topics  [01:05:43]Cross-Border Insolvencies and Chapter 15  [01:05:43] Chapter 15 replacing Section 304 Ancillary Proceedings - Vitro, Bear Stearns, Basis, SPhinX Concurrent, same entity, cross-border cases Foreign main and non-main proceedings Challenging recognition and enforcing controversial foreign ...

Basics of Export Controls 2013 (Audio-only)

Audio Only On-Demand Web  Audio Only On-Demand Web    

Released on: Dec. 3, 2013

Taken from the briefing Basics of Export Controls 2013 recorded November, 2013.U.S. and multinational corporations are increasingly affected by the range of U.S. laws and regulations governing international trade. The Commerce Department's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), the State Department's Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC), and the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) each plays an important role in administering ...

Basics of International Taxation 2013 (New York)

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Basics of International Taxation 2013 (New York)

Released on: Aug. 7, 2013

In a global business, the tax laws of the United States may impact transactions regardless of where the transactions take place. A working knowledge of the U. S. international tax rules is, therefore, of paramount importance to a wide variety of tax and corporate professionals.In this program, some of the world’s leading tax experts will discuss the current rules of U.S. international taxation. Each panel will focus upon a distinct international ...

Basics of International Taxation 2013 (San Francisco)

On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs    

From the program: Basics of International Taxation 2013 (San Francisco)

Released on: Oct. 8, 2013

In a global business, the tax laws of the United States may impact transactions regardless of where the transactions take place. A working knowledge of the U. S. international tax rules is, therefore, of paramount importance to a wide variety of tax and corporate professionals.In this program, some of the world’s leading tax experts will discuss the current rules of U.S. international taxation. Each panel will focus upon a distinct international ...

Benchmarking: Key Anti-Corruption Issues

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: May. 8, 2012

RICHARD GRIME: OK, everybody. We're in the home stretch. And I realize I'm competing with Mexican food, and I'm going to lose. So maybe we'll wait for a few stragglers to come in. This is the benchmarking session. We have about 30 questions that we want to get through. We recognize we're not going to have a dialogue on everything, because we've spent a long time over the last day and a half talking about many of these topics. So there's going to ...

Benchmarking Panel - Understanding What Your Peers and Competitors are Doing

Transcripts  Transcripts    

Recorded on: May. 6, 2013

RICHARD W. GRIME: OK everybody. This is the last session. And, hopefully, it's one where we can keep you engaged, because we have to keep you engaged, because it's a polling session. So in front of you are iPads. And I'm in control of the button here, which means that, in part, it may not work. But we'll hope that it does because the whole idea is that we're going to mind the benefit of these people on the panel here, which I'll introduce in a moment. We're ...

Benchmarking Panel - Understanding What Your Peers and Competitors are Doing

MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  Video Download (MP4)    Web Segment  Web Segment    MP3 Audio  Audio Download (MP3)    

Recorded on: May. 6, 2013

Taken from the Web Program The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2013 Recorded May, 2013 in New YorkBenchmarking Panel - Understanding What Your Peers and Competitors are Doing [01:22:59] Training Hospitality to “foreign officials” Voluntary disclosure Facilitation payments Use of outside counsel Due diligence Risk assessments Moderator: Richard GrimeSpeakers: William B. Jacobson, Mark F. ...

Featured Faculty/Authors
George M. Wilson, MBA, CPA

George M. Wilson, MBA, CPA ~ Director, SEC Institute, a Division of PLI

Mina Park

Mina Park ~ Director, Banking and Capital Markets Origination Legal, Asia Pacific, Citi

Harvey I. Saferstein

Harvey I. Saferstein ~ Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.