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Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer: Supreme Court Eschews Moench Presumption, but Recognizes Limitations on Stock-Drop Litigation Under ERISA 2014 (Audio-only)

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Released on: Aug. 11, 2014

Taken from the briefing Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer: Supreme Court Eschews Moench Presumption, but Recognizes Limitations on Stock-Drop Litigation Under ERISA 2014 recorded July, 2014.The Supreme Court has decided the long-awaited case of Dudenhoeffer v. Fifth Third Bank. In Dudenhoeffer, the Court declines to recognize a presumption in favor of the acquisition and holding of company stock under an employee stock ownership plan, or "ESOP," ...

Halliburton v. Erica P. John Fund - What's the Practical Impact of the Supreme Court's Opinion on Securities Class Actions? (Audio-only)

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Released on: Jul. 16, 2014

Taken from the briefing Halliburton v. Erica P. John Fund - What's the Practical Impact of the Supreme Court's Opinion on Securities Class Actions? recorded July, 2014.In the final week of its 2013-2014 term, the United States Supreme Court issued its much anticipated ruling in Halliburton v. Erica P. John Fund, declining to overturn the fraud on the market presumption but clarifying how defendants may rebut that presumption at the class certification ...

Halliburton v. Erica P. John Fund - What's the Practical Impact of the Supreme Court's Opinion on Securities Class Actions? (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jul. 16, 2014

AMY TAUB: My name is Amy Taub, and I am a program attorney with PLI. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing, Halliburton versus Erica P. John Fund-- What's the Practical Impact of the Supreme Court's Opinion on Securities Class Actions? 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 ...

National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning: What are the Practical Implications of the Supreme Court's Holding? (Audio-only)

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Released on: Jul. 25, 2014

Taken from the briefing National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning: What are the Practical Implications of the Supreme Court's Holding? recorded July, 2014.In NLRB v. Noel Canning, the Supreme Court held that President Obama’s recess appointment of three members of the National Labor Relations Board in January, 2012 was not authorized by the Recess Appointments clause of the Constitution, Art. II, §2, Cl. 3. In doing so, the Court effectively ...

National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning: What are the Practical Implications of the Supreme Court's Holding? (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jul. 25, 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, National Labor Relations Board versus Noel Canning; What are the Practical Implications of the Supreme Court's Holding? 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 ...

SEC v. Obus: Insider Trading and Taking the SEC to Trial 2014 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Aug. 12, 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, SEC versus Obus, insider trading, and taking the SEC to trial. 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 this briefing via the Course Materials tab ...

SEC v. Obus: Insider Trading and Taking the SEC to Trial 2014 (Audio-only)

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Released on: Aug. 12, 2014

Taken from the briefing SEC v. Obus: Insider Trading and Taking the SEC to Trial 2014 recorded July, 2014. On May 30, 2014, a ten-person jury in the Southern District of New York returned a unanimous verdict in favor of the defendants in SEC v. Obus, one of the longest-running insider trading cases in history. Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP represented Nelson Obus, a New York-based hedge fund manager, in the SEC’s trial against him and two co-defendants ...

United States v. Mathew Martoma: Insider Trading Trial Alleging SAC Portfolio Manager Martoma and Others Reaped $275 Million From Illegal Inside Information

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Recorded on: Sep. 30, 2014

Taken from the Web Program From the Trenches: High Profile Trials 2014 Recorded September, 2014 in New YorkUnited States v. Mathew Martoma: Insider Trading Trial Alleging SAC Portfolio Manager Martoma and Others Reaped $275 Million From Illegal Inside Information [01:06:50] Hear from the actors involved: the judge, federal prosecutors and defense counsel Pretrial litigation strategies and jury selection The government’s case, including the ...

Accessing Opportunities for Work - Expungement & Employment Laws

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Recorded on: Aug. 18, 2014

FEMALE SPEAKER: And with that being said, we can move into the first panel of the day, which is Accessing Opportunities for Work-- Expungement and Employment Laws. And I'll begin the panel by introducing our panelists. First we have Eliza Hersh from the East Bay Community Law Center, where she directs the Clean Slate Practice. EBCLC is the East Bay's largest provider of free legal services and a teaching clinic of Berkeley Law School. The Clean Slate ...

Reentry in California - Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration Following Incarceration 2014

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From the program: Reentry in California - Overcoming Legal Barriers to Community Reintegration Following Incarceration 2014 (Free)

Released on: Aug. 29, 2014

In the past three decades, incarceration rates have exploded in the U.S., such that today we incarcerate over two million people, more than any other country in the world. The result is that many more people encounter the criminal justice system at some point in their lives. Indeed, an estimated 1 in 4 adults in California has an arrest or conviction record, and people of color are disproportionately affected.A person with a prior record faces significant ...

Advanced Public Assistance and Food Stamp Eligibility 2014: Special Populations (Free)

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From the program: Advanced Public Assistance and Food Stamp Eligibility 2014: Special Populations (Free)

Released on: Aug. 15, 2014

Spanish captioning is only available in MP4 ONLY.PLI recently offered training on basic Public Assistance and Food Stamps (SNAP) eligibility. The intricate web of rules for these two programs is further complicated by the fact that there are special rules for certain populations. Immigrants, people who are homeless, and people with disabilities are among the populations who experience various exceptions or modifications of the usual program rules ...

Article 78 Special Proceedings

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Recorded on: Aug. 4, 2014

TANYA WONG: We're ready to resume. We're in the home stretch. We're going to continue on the procedural appeal rights for public assistance recipients. And I am delighted to welcome my colleague at legal services, Miss Sienna Fontaine from our legal services NYC Bronx office. She's going to be talking to you about what can be done post-fair hearing-- after your administrative fair hearing. You've exhausted your administrative remedies, what can you ...

Big Data Across the Atlantic - U.S. and E.U. Perspectives

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Recorded on: Aug. 11, 2014

Taken from the briefing Big Data Across the Atlantic - U.S. and E.U. Perspectives recorded August, 2014.Consumer data is fast becoming a currency in today's digital economy. Global companies increasing rely on such data - and their ability to collect, analyze, and move it around the globe -- to meet their business needs and the needs of their customers. However, they now face a shifting landscape of data protection obligations. Recent developments ...

Big Data Across the Atlantic - U.S. and E.U. Perspectives 2014 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Aug. 19, 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, Big Data Across the Atlantic, US and EU Perspectives. Before we begin, I have some administrative announcements. Briefing will be one hour in length. Time will not allow for questions, but the speakers would welcome questions following the presentation. Their contact information can be found at the end of the slide deck. Please ...

Bridge-the-Gap: Basic Skills for Newly Admitted Illinois Attorneys 2014

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From the program: Bridge-the-Gap: Basic Skills for Newly Admitted Illinois Attorneys 2014

Released on: Sep. 29, 2014

Taught by a faculty of expert practitioners from varied practice areas, this program will teach you real-world skills and knowledge important to your legal practice. In this program, newly admitted Illinois attorneys can also complete their requirement for a Basic Skills Course of no fewer than 6 hours.Lecture Topics  [Total time 06:13:44] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program. Opening ...

Building Better Construction Contracts 2014

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From the program: Building Better Construction Contracts 2014

Released on: Jul. 9, 2014

Construction is a risky business, and a good construction contract goes a long way to define and manage that risk. This course is designed to help you master drafting intelligent construction contracts. You will learn about the new AIA Building Information Modeling (BIM) documents and how to use them to manage coordination risk, ethical dilemmas confronting insurer-appointed counsel and how to get the “most bang for the buck.” You will learn the ten ...

California Employment Law Update 2014

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From the program: California Employment Law Update 2014

Released on: Sep. 30, 2014

PLI’s California Employment Law Update 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 ...

California Supreme Court's BIG 3 Employment Decisions for 2014

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Recorded on: Jul. 18, 2014

Taken from the briefing California Supreme Court's BIG 3 Employment Decisions for 2014 recorded July, 2014.The California Supreme Court is expected to hand down three ground-shifting decisions by early July. It has already issued the paradigm-shifting Duran opinion, which will change the landscape for proving and defending against class actions. The Court is expected to refine the scope of PAGA actions and arbitration in Iskanian ...

California Supreme Court's BIG 3 Employment Decisions for 2014 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jul. 31, 2014

AMY TAUB: My name is Amy Taub. And I'm a program attorney with PLI. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing, California Supreme Court's BIG 3 Employment Decisions for 2014. 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 to materials for this briefing via the course materials tab in the ...

California Trial Advocacy 2014

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From the program: California Trial Advocacy 2014

Released on: Aug. 14, 2014

If you think you will ever try a case, or if you want to do better the next time you are in trial, then this is the program you have been waiting for. In this program, some of the most experienced trial lawyers in California will talk about the best way to prepare and present a case to a jury. We will cover what you need to do before the trial begins, in limine motions, jury selection, opening statements, witness preparation, direct and cross ...

Class Action Litigation 2014

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From the program: Class Action Litigation 2014

Released on: Jul. 23, 2014

Class action lawsuits remain an integral part of high stakes litigation and the courts, including the Supreme Court, have taken notice. This year’s program will give you the tools and strategies you need to effectively handle these complex cases. Our outstanding faculty of plaintiffs’ and defense counsel and academics will bring you up-to-date on important developments in class action litigation. You and your clients will benefit from this program ...

Criminal Procedure

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Recorded on: Aug. 1, 2014

ERWIN CHEMERINSKY: So it's the criminal procedure cases at the term. As Leon pointed out this morning, there were 19 criminal law and criminal procedure cases. That's a smaller percentage of the docket than any year in recent memory. And yet some of the criminal procedure cases were quite important. And Sherry and Marty are going to talk about these. MARTIN A. SCHWARTZ: My count said 25% of the cases on the plenary docket were criminal. In past years ...

Supreme Court Review (16th Annual): October 2013 Term

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From the program: Supreme Court Review (16th Annual): October 2013 Term

Released on: Aug. 12, 2014

At PLI’s 16th Annual Supreme Court Review program, a distinguished faculty of constitutional scholars, Supreme Court advocates, and a Supreme Court journalist will analyze and discuss the leading Supreme Court decisions of the October 2013 Term for their precedential, doctrinal and, where appropriate, societal significance.Lecture Topics [Total time 06:21:10]Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.Introduction* ...

Cross-Examination; Trial Objections

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Recorded on: Aug. 4, 2014

ARTURO J. GONZALEZ: OK, we're getting ready to get started here. I want to make sure we get you all out of here by 5 o'clock. Our last panel is obviously a very important topic for trials-- cross examination of witnesses and trial objections. I'm going to introduce the moderator for this panel. Stuart Gasner is a lawyer at Keker & Van Nest. He's tried more than 20 cases to verdict. Those cases, as I understand it, both for plaintiff and defense. ...

Crying for Argentina: U.S. Supreme Court Restricts Foreign Sovereign Judgment Enforcement Immunity

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Recorded on: Jul. 1, 2014

Taken from the briefing Crying for Argentina: U.S. Supreme Court Restricts Foreign Sovereign Judgment Enforcement Immunity recorded June, 2014.On June 16, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court dealt a “double whammy” of sorts to the Republic of Argentina and blows in favor of interpreting the U.S. Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act (FSIA) in plaintiffs’ favor. In the case ofRepublic of Argentina v. NML Capital, Ltd., arising from a 2001 Argentine ...

Featured Faculty/Authors
Michael T. Fishman

Michael T. Fishman ~ Greenberg Traurig LLP

Rebecca S. Eisner

Rebecca S. Eisner ~ Mayer Brown LLP

Tamar Kraft-Stolar

Tamar Kraft-Stolar ~ Director, Women in Prison Project, Correctional Association of New York