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17th Annual Supreme Court Review: October 2014 Term -- Civil Rights Litigation: Claims Against Law Enforcement Officers; Employment and Housing Discrimination

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From the program: 17th Annual Supreme Court Review: October 2014 Term

Recorded on: Aug. 3, 2015

Taken from the Web Program 17th Annual Supreme Court Review: October 2014 Term recorded July, 2015 in New York. Civil Rights Litigation: Claims Against Law Enforcement Officers; Employment and Housing Discrimination [00:59:50] Part A: Claims Against Law Enforcement Officers Detainee excessive force claims Claim under Americans with Disability Act by person taken in custody Prisoner claim under Religious Land Use and Institutionalized ...

Appellate Advocacy 2015 -- Effective and Persuasive Brief Writing

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From the program: Appellate Advocacy 2015

Recorded on: Jun. 4, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Appellate Advocacy 2015 recorded June, 2015 in New York. Effective and Persuasive Brief Writing [01:04:18] Practical suggestions for brief-writing: Question presented, introduction, statement of case, statement of facts, summary of argument and argument The “Golden Rules” of written argument Richard B. Rosenthal, Cate Stetson Presentation Material Briefwriting 101 Richard ...

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2015: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know -- Anatomy of the Balance Sheet

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From the program: Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2015: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

Recorded on: Jul. 17, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2015: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know recorded July, 2015 in San Francisco. Anatomy of the Balance Sheet [02:01:55] The elements of a balance sheet—assets, liabilities and stockholders’ equity and their significance What to look for when reading a balance sheet Current assets, such as cash, receivables, inventories, investments in debt and equity ...

California Trial Advocacy 2015 -- Cross-Examination; Trial Objections

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From the program: California Trial Advocacy 2015

Recorded on: Aug. 10, 2015

Taken from the Web Program California Trial Advocacy 2015 recorded August, 2015 in San Francisco. Cross-Examination; Trial Objections [01:15:10] This session will offer tips on witness preparation, how best to organize and outline your cross-examinations, and a discussion of key trial objections to make during cross-examination. Stuart Gasner (Moderator); Simona Agnolucci, Thomas J. Brandi The purchase price of this segment includes ...

Class Action Litigation 2015 -- Ethics in Class Action Litigation

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From the program: Class Action Litigation 2015

Recorded on: Jul. 9, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Class Action Litigation 2015 recorded July, 2015 in New York. Ethics in Class Action Litigation [01:17:07] What issues are judges seeing in class action cases? Solicitation of class members Who does plaintiffs’ counsel actually represent for purposes of the no-contact rule? The use of informal discovery tools, including investigators, social media and the internet Funding of expenses ...

Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance -- eDiscovery and Litigation Issues

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From the program: Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

Recorded on: Jun. 9, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Cloud Computing 2015: Key Issues and Practical Guidance recorded June, 2015 in San Francisco. eDiscovery and Litigation Issues [00:59:05] Planning for litigation – key considerations overview: preservation, collection, identification, review, and production Potential litigation pitfalls Preservation obstacles and practical solutions Addressing issues associated with ”custody & ...

Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2015 -- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA): How Will the President’s Executive Order Impact Your Client

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From the program: Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2015

Recorded on: Aug. 11, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2015 recorded August, 2015 in New York. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA): How Will the President’s Executive Order Impact Your Client [01:00:22] What is the DACA program and who is covered Extending eligibility to parents of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents under DAPA Current ...

Delaware Law Developments 2015: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know -- Ethical Issues

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From the program: Delaware Law Developments 2015: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know

Recorded on: Jun. 8, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Delaware Law Developments 2015: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know recorded June, 2015 in New York. Ethical Issues [00:59:44] Risks of Social Media Disregarding known rules (attestations and Rule 23(a) affidavits) Failure to prosecute, failure to meet and confer, failure to prepare Failure to disclose conflicts, deceptive discovery practices, incomplete disclosure Moderator: Stephen P. ...

Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2015 -- Developments in Gender Discrimination Law: “Ch - Ch - Ch- Ch - Changes”

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From the program: Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2015

Recorded on: Jun. 23, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2015 recorded June, 2015 in New York. Developments in Gender Discrimination Law: “Ch - Ch - Ch- Ch - Changes” [01:00:33] Sexual orientation discrimination as gender discrimination – the EEOC’s position Pregnancy discrimination claims as gender claims, and whether Title VII can require accommodations, including the Supreme Court’s ...

Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts -- Ethical Issues and Best Practices in Managing New York State Escrow Accounts

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From the program: Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts

Recorded on: Jun. 22, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts recorded June, 2015 in New York. Ethical Issues and Best Practices in Managing New York State Escrow Accounts [00:58:43] Comprehensive review of Rule 1.15 of the Rules of Professional Responsibility Investigations by the Disciplinary/Grievance Committee Best practices for applying the escrow ethics rules to everyday law firm practice Jeremy S. Garber, ...

Expert Witness 2015 -- Expert Reports and Depositions

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From the program: Expert Witness 2015

Recorded on: Jun. 29, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Expert Witness 2015 recorded June, 2015 in New York. Expert Reports and Depositions [01:01:35] Effective expert reports Mastering witness preparation Taking expert depositions, including assistance from your expert in deposing the opposing expert Defending expert depositions Mary Gail Gearns, Edward H. Rosenthal, Faten Sabry The purchase price of this segment includes the following ...

Insider Trading Law 2015: Implications of Newman & Enforcement Trends -- Compliance Programs and Best Practices: Avoiding Enforcement Actions

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

Recorded on: Jul. 31, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Insider Trading Law 2015: Implications of Newman & Enforcement Trends recorded July, 2015 in New York. Compliance Programs and Best Practices: Avoiding Enforcement Actions [00:52:37] Anatomy of an insider trading compliance program Institutional concerns Best compliance programs Addressing a government investigation Reed M. Brodsky, Jenna Dabbs, Daniel Gitner, David I. Miller, John ...

Internal Investigations 2015 -- Regulators Roundtable

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From the program: Internal Investigations 2015

Recorded on: Jun. 26, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Internal Investigations 2015 ecorded June, 2015 in New York. Regulators Roundtable [01:28:57] The regulators’ perspectives on internal investigations Disclosing the investigation to regulators: why, when and how Regulators’ perspectives on how companies navigate whistleblower issues. Has Dodd-Frank changed how regulators are handling these issues and what they expect from companies?  ...

International Arbitration 2015 -- Preparing Your Case: Experts

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From the program: International Arbitration 2015

Recorded on: Jun. 11, 2015

Taken from the Web Program International Arbitration 2015 recorded June, 2015 in New York. Preparing Your Case: Experts [01:31:36] When do you need an expert? Selecting your experts Preparing the expert report Preparing experts to testify Hot-tubbing  Arif Hyder Ali, Laura R. Hardin, Guy Pendell, Aníbal Sabater, Ank Santens The purchase price of this segment includes the following ...

Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts 2015: Understanding Risk -- Ethical Issues Raised by Risk Assessment and Risk Management

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From the program: Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts 2015: Understanding Risk

Recorded on: Jul. 1, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Mental Health Issues & the New York State Courts 2015: Understanding Risk recorded June, 2015 in New York. Ethical Issues Raised by Risk Assessment and Risk Management [00:57:33] Risk and confidentiality: the duty to warn of potential violence or criminal activity Mental health and criminal justice collaborations Differences in standards of professional responsibility for lawyers and mental ...

Reentry in California – Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration 2015 -- Fair Chance Hiring Practices and the Use of Criminal Records in Employment Decisions

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From the program: Reentry in California – Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration 2015

Recorded on: Aug. 17, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Reentry in California – Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration 2015 recorded August, 2015 in San Francisco. Fair Chance Hiring Practices and the Use of Criminal Records in Employment Decisions [01:03:40] This training session will discuss best practices when evaluating job applicants with past criminal records. The panelists will provide an overview of existing laws, including fair chance laws, federal ...

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2015 -- A Primer on Automobile Fraud

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From the program: Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2015

Recorded on: Jul. 27, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2015 recorded July, 2015 in San Francisco. A Primer on Automobile Fraud [01:03:26] The topic will cover the basic concepts of the representation of consumers, who may have been the victim of automobile dealership fraud/misconduct, including: Review of dealer terminology and practices Common auto dealer sales and financing scams Use of Truth-in-Lending ...

Representing the Pro Bono Client: New York Public Assistance and Food Stamp Advocacy 2015 -- Food Stamps

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From the program: Representing the Pro Bono Client: New York Public Assistance and Food Stamp Advocacy 2015

Recorded on: Jul. 21, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Representing the Pro Bono Client: New York Public Assistance and Food Stamp Advocacy 2015 Recorded July 2015 in New York Food Stamps [01:29:13] Financial eligibility factors Non-financial eligibility factors Household composition Recent budgeting changes regarding standard utility allowances Saima Akhtar The purchase price of this Web Program segment includes the following article from the ...

Securities Arbitration 2015 -- Arbitration Practicum Examination of the Broker in Product Cases

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From the program: Securities Arbitration 2015

Recorded on: Jul. 31, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Securities Arbitration 2015 recorded July, 2015 in New York. Arbitration Practicum Examination of the Broker in Product Cases [00:59:12] (Skills credit for NY attorneys) Direct Cross Arbitrator Questions Moderator: Ellen Slipp Panelists: Edwin Zipf, Harry Walters, Jenice Malecki, David E. Robbins, Phil Cottone The purchase price of this segment includes the following article from the Course ...

Writing for Litigators 2015 -- Getting Started; Legal Style: How to Make Your Writing Precise and Powerful

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From the program: Writing for Litigators 2015

Recorded on: Jul. 8, 2015

Taken from the Web Program Writing for Litigators 2015 recorded July, 2015 in New York. Getting Started; Legal Style: How to Make Your Writing Precise and Powerful [01:18:33] Getting Started: Organizing the draft Legal writing controversies Legal writing myths Legal Style: What constitutes good legal writing? Legal writing do’s and don’ts Document design Presentation Material  ...

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