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Chadbourne & Parke LLP v. Troice and Omnicare, Inc. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund: Recent Supreme Court Decisions and Developments in Securities Litigation 2014 (Audio-only)

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Released on: Apr. 9, 2014

Taken from the briefing Chadbourne & Parke LLP v. Troice and Omnicare, Inc. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund: Recent Supreme Court Decisions and Developments in Securities Litigation recorded March, 2014.In the past several years, the Supreme Court has issued a number of decisions that have shaped the contours of securities litigation. The Court’s avid interest in securities cases continues in 2014.Lecture Topics  ...

Chadbourne & Parke LLP v. Troice and Omnicare, Inc. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund: Recent Supreme Court Decisions and Developments in Securities Litigation 2014 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Apr. 9, 2014

AMY TAUB: Hello. My name is Amy [? Taub, ?] and I'm a program attorney with PLI. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing-- Chadbourne and Parke versus Troice, and Omnicare versus Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund. Recent Supreme Court decisions and Developments in Securities Litigation. Before we begin, I have some administrative announcements. This briefing will be one hour in length. Please feel free to send questions ...

FTC v. Wyndham and the Future of the FTC's Unfairness Doctrine Applied to Data Breaches 2014 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jun. 17, 2014

AMY TAUB: Thank you. Hello. My name is Amy Taub, and I am a Program Attorney with PLI. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing FTC versus Wyndham and the Future of the FTC's Unfairness Doctrine Applied to Data Breaches. Before we begin, I have some administrative announcements. This briefing will be one hour in length. Please feel free to send questions at any time during the briefing. Please remember that you have access to materials for ...

FTC v. Wyndham and the Future of the FTC's Unfairness Doctrine Applied to Data Breaches 2014 (Audio-only)

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Released on: Jun. 17, 2014

Taken from the briefing FTC v. Wyndham and the Future of the FTC's Unfairness Doctrine Applied to Data Breaches recorded June, 2014. In April, a federal district court handed down an opinion in the much-watched FTC v. Wyndham case affirming the FTC’s authority to commence enforcement actions against companies that engage in unfair data security practices. The decision marks the first time a court has ruled on the FTC’s unfairness authority as applied ...

Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action and the Roberts Court's Vision of a Post-Racial America 2014 (Free Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jun. 3, 2014

AMY TAUB: Thank you. Hello. My name is Amy Taub, and I'm a program attorney with PLI. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing. Schuette versus Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, and the Roberts Court's vision of a Post-Racial America. Before I begin, I have some administrative announcements. This briefing will be one hour in length. Please feel free to send questions at any time during the briefing. Please remember that you have access ...

Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action and the Roberts Court's Vision of a Post-Racial America 2014 (Free Audio-only)

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Released on: Jun. 3, 2014

Taken from the briefing Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action and the Roberts Court's Vision of a Post-Racial America recorded May, 2014. In April, the United States Supreme Court rejected a constitutional challenge to Michigan’s statewide ban on race and sex-based affirmative action. Although the vote was 6-2, the ruling produced no majority opinion for the Court. The plurality opinion repudiated the reasoning, but not the results, ...

Aiding and Abetting Claims in M&A Litigation

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Recorded on: Jun. 27, 2014

GARY A. BORNSTEIN: All right. Welcome back everybody for our last panel of the afternoon. Our panelists to discuss aiding and abetting liability include this time me, where I'm allowed to speak. I'm Gary Bornstein. I already got introduced. To my left is Anne Foster who is a partner at the Richards Layton firm in Wilmington. To Anne's left is the former Vice Chancellor Steve Lamb of the Chancery Court in Delaware who is now a partner in the Wilmington ...

Aiding and Abetting Claims in M&A Litigation

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Recorded on: Jun. 27, 2014

Taken from the Web Program M&A Litigation 2014 NY Recorded June, 2014 in New YorkAiding and Abetting Claims in M&A Litigation [00:58:11] What are aiding and abetting claims and why do they exist? Why do plaintiffs bring aiding and abetting claims? Who are the usual targets of aiding and abetting claims? How dangerous are aiding and abetting claims? The implications of the Court of Chancery’s decisions in Rural Metro Are alleged ...

Anatomy of the Balance Sheet

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Recorded on: May. 15, 2014

COLLEEN VALLEN: OK. So with the question issue, I encourage you to ask questions. If it's something we think that's more complicated and we can't explain it in the time we have, we'll put it offline, but we're here. We can answer questions at break, but please ask questions. KAREN KINCAID BALMER: I would like to say one other thing though because this has happened at this conference. If you ask us a question and you're involved in a case and you're ...

Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2014: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

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From the program: Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2014: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

Released on: May. 26, 2014

Accounting is a language of business. Because attorneys encounter accounting information in a wide range of legal issues, it is critical for lawyers to understand financial statements and core accounting concepts. This practical course, specifically designed for the non-accountant attorney, will provide an understanding of financial statements and the key principles of accounting, using real-life examples of accounting issues that attorneys commonly ...

Antitrust Institute 2014: Developments & Hot Topics -- Class Actions for Antitrust Violators - Recent Developments

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From the program: Antitrust Institute 2014: Developments & Hot Topics

Recorded on: May. 8, 2014

Taken from the Web Program Antitrust Institute 2014: Developments & Hot Topics recorded May, 2014 in New York.Lecture Topics  [01:14:39]Class Actions for Antitrust Violators - Recent Developments  [01:14:39] Certification issues in light of Supreme Court cases Settlement issues in light of new scrutiny by courts of appeal Class actions in antitrust - direct and indirect purchasers; is pass-on still with us? Class ...

Appellate Advocacy 2014

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From the program: Appellate Advocacy 2014

Released on: May. 22, 2014

Appellate Advocacy will give you real-world insight into effective appellate advocacy. You will learn about all aspects of the appellate process, from things to do (and not to do) in the trial court, to strategies and techniques for persuasive brief writing and oral argument, to how and when to seek amicus support, to the rehearing and certiorari processes. You will also hear the "View from the Bench" - what judges find persuasive and effective.Lecture ...

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2014 (Free)

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From the program: Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2014 (Free)

Released on: May. 23, 2014

Volunteer lawyers are needed to help the many low income clients facing a wide assortment of consumer law matters who are unrepresented. In this program you will learn the basics of consumer law so that you can competently represent a client in need and learn new advocacy skills.Lecture Topics  [Total time 05:15:10]Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.Program Overview and Introductions* ...

Bankruptcy/Damages

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Recorded on: May. 15, 2014

KAREN BALMER: Good afternoon, folks. I'm going to be moderating this panel for the last session of the day. One of our two speakers is running a little late. He should be here any minute. Oh, looks like he's here. OK. Sorry about that. Let me go ahead and introduce him as he's coming up to the podium since I've got the webcast running. Our two speakers are going to be talking about accounting and bankruptcy. Our first speaker is Howard-- HOWARD ...

Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2014 -- Fund Litigation

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From the program: Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2014

Recorded on: Apr. 24, 2014

Taken from the Web Program Basics of Mutual Funds and Other Registered Investment Companies 2014 recorded April, 2014 in New York.Lecture Topics  [01:01:08]Fund Litigation  [01:01:08] Private rights of action: who can – and can’t – sue Disclosure cases Excessive fees – how the courts have interpreted the “reasonable” requirement Recent developments and the future of fund litigation The purchase price of this segment ...

Benefit Corporations 101: Legal Considerations for Companies, Investors and Lenders Involved in this "Impact Investing" Trend 2014 (Audio-only)

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Released on: Apr. 3, 2014

Taken from the briefing Benefit Corporations 101: Legal Considerations for Companies, Investors and Lenders Involved in this "Impact Investing" Trend recorded March, 2014.The first “benefit corporation” legislation was passed in 2010. In less than four years, 19 states plus D.C. have passed benefit corporation legislation, and 16 more states are working on it. On August 1, 2013, Delaware became the 19th state to permit the establishment of benefit ...

Benefit Corporations 101: Legal Considerations for Companies, Investors and Lenders Involved in this "Impact Investing" Trend 2014 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Apr. 3, 2014

AMY TAUB: Hello, my name is Amy Taub, and I am a program attorney with PLI. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing, Benefit Corporations 101-- Legal Considerations for Companies, Investors, and Lenders Involved in this "Impact Investing" Trend. Before we begin, I have some administrative announcements. This briefing will be one hour in length. Please feel free to send questions at any time during the briefing. Please remember that ...

Calling All Summer Associates: Making the Most of Your Law Firm Internship

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Recorded on: Jun. 3, 2014

There will be NO CLE Credit for this FREE One Hour Briefing. Taken from the briefing Calling All Summer Associates: Making the Most of Your Law Firm Internshiprecorded June, 2014.   There is good news and bad news for summer associates. Large law firms have traditionally used summer associate programs to find permanent associates, and most still do. But some firms have eliminated summer associate programs, and others hire far smaller ...

Calling All Summer Associates: Making the Most of Your Law Firm Internship (Free Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jun. 16, 2014

AMY: It is now my pleasure to turn this briefing over to Andrea Lee Negroni. ANDREA LEE NEGRONI: Thank you, Amy, and good afternoon everyone, and thank you for calling in. As you probably know from reading the introduction to this audio seminar, I'm here to share both good news and bad news with summer associates in law firms. The good news-- I'll start with the good news-- is that most large nationally known firms-- what some of us refer to as big ...

CFPB Investigations: Strategies Used in Recent Victories 2014 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jun. 4, 2014

SPEAKER: It is now my pleasure to turn this briefing over to Tony DiResta. ANTHONY DIRESTA: Amy, thank you very much and good afternoon or good morning to all of you. And it is a real pleasure to work with PLI on this presentation concerning the CFPB investigations and to really take a deep dive on a very practical level about what are some of the rules of the road in successfully navigating through these investigations or the examinations. What ...

CFPB Investigations: Strategies Used in Recent Victories 2014 (Audio-only)

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Released on: Jun. 4, 2014

Taken from the briefing CFPB Investigations: Strategies Used in Recent Victories recorded May, 2014.Responding to an inquiry from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau constitutes crisis management to any business that provides financial services or products. This session will offer hands-on, practical advice for responding to such investigations and supervisory examinations and enforcement actions.Specifically, this session will feature a first-hand ...

Civil Trial Practice - The Trial

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Recorded on: May. 28, 2014

Taken from the Web Program New Jersey Basic CLE Marathon 2014 Recorded May, 2014 in New YorkCivil Trial Practice - The Trial [01:34:04] Trial Preparation - the 90 days before trial Motions in limine, evidence, stipulations Bench or jury trials Opening and closing statements Presentation of evidence and witness Post-trial motions Review of significant cases The purchase price of this segment includes the following article(s) from ...

Class Actions for Antitrust Violators - Recent Developments

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Recorded on: May. 8, 2014

HARVEY I. SAFERSTEIN: Welcome back. Thank you. This is the last session for today. We're moving on to procedure. You've learned a lot of the antitrust rules for horizontal activity, for vertical activity, for mergers. We're moving onto a procedural topic, which is what happens when somebody sues and, moreover, when somebody sues as a class action? --which is one of the most popular devices in the private sector. The antitrust laws are enforced by ...

Cloud Computing 2014: Key Issues and Practical Guidance -- eDiscovery and Litigation Issues

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From the program: Cloud Computing 2014: Key Issues and Practical Guidance

Recorded on: Jun. 10, 2014

Taken from the Web Program Cloud Computing 2014: Key Issues and Practical Guidance recorded June, 2014 in San Francisco.Lecture Topics  [00:59:25]eDiscovery and Litigation Issues  [00:59:25] 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 ...

Commencement of a Civil Action: Filing the Complaint, Preparing the Motion to Dismiss, Coordinating Multiple Actions

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Recorded on: Apr. 25, 2014

JONATHAN YOUNGWOOD: So one of the nice things about today is we take what would be two or three or four months or even a year of crisis and we compress it to one hour. So we've now moved past the government crisis. And the private litigations that were discussing at the very end of that panel have in fact all been filed. They've started to move ahead. And what we're going to spend, really, the rest of the day, or at least the next four panels of the ...

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

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

Katie M. Lachter

Katie M. Lachter ~ Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Alex Hao

Alex Hao ~ Jun He Law Offices