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17th Annual Supreme Court Review: October 2014 Term

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

Released on: Aug. 11, 2015

A distinguished faculty of constitutional scholars, civil rights experts, Supreme Court advocates, and a Supreme Court journalist and biographer will analyze and discuss the leading Supreme Court decisions of the October 2014 Term. The faculty represents a variety of views and perspectives on constitutional interpretation and the work of the Supreme Court. This Term the Supreme Court agreed to decide whether there is a federal constitutional right ...

Anatomy of the Balance Sheet

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Recorded on: Jul. 17, 2015

LAWRENCE M. CIRELLI: At the very beginning, how many accountants were in the room? And other than us up here, there was one. But let me ask, how many people have any accounting background, took an accounting class in college, have taken a CEB class since, have some basic accounting background? You don't count-- a few. The reason I ask that question is over the course of doing this for 20 plus years, one of the things that I have found that is difficult ...

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

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

Released on: Jul. 31, 2015

Attorneys are often presented with accounting information when working on cases or legal transactions.  While they are not expected to have an accountant’s expertise, understanding the story behind the numbers can only help paint the full picture of a legal matter.  A good grasp of core accounting concepts can put otherwise raw data into an informative legal context.  This program is designed for the non-accountant attorney ...

Appellate Advocacy 2015

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From the program: Appellate Advocacy 2015

Released on: Jun. 16, 2015

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 ...

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2015

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

Released on: Aug. 7, 2015

Volunteer lawyers are needed to help the many low income clients facing a wide assortment of consumer law matters who are unrepresented.  Learn the basics of consumer law so that you can competently represent a client in need and learn new advocacy skills. You will learn: Overview of State and Federal Restraints on Debt Collection Introduction to Fair Credit Reporting Act A Primer on Automobile Fraud Representing ...

Arbitration Practicum Examination of the Broker in Product Cases

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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 Handbook ...

Arizona Legislature v. Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission: Supreme Court Addresses the Future of Redistricting Reform in America

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Recorded on: Jul. 10, 2015

Taken from the briefing Arizona Legislature v. Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission: Supreme Court Addresses the Future of Redistricting Reform in America recorded July, 2015 in New York. On June 29, the Supreme Court rejected a claim by the Arizona Legislature that the United States Constitution prohibits voters from using the initiative power to transfer authority over congressional redistricting from the Legislature to an independent citizen ...

Arizona Legislature v. Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission: Supreme Court Addresses the Future of Redistricting Reform in America

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Recorded on: Jul. 24, 2015

AMY: It is now my pleasure to turn this briefing over to Chris Skinnell. CHRIS SKINNELL: Thanks, Amy. And thank you all for joining me today to talk about a subject that's near and dear to my heart, redistricting reform. Amy's comments ought to give you a little bit of the flavor of my background and my biases. We represented redistricting reform advocates in 2008 and 2010, but this is actually an issue that, for me, actually goes back even further. ...

Burnout 911: Tools to Thrive in Your Legal Career and Life

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Recorded on: Jun. 9, 2015

Taken from the briefing Burnout 911: Tools to Thrive in Your Legal Career and Life recorded June 2015 in New York. There will be NO CLE credit for this program. Lecture Topics  [01:00:54] Did you know that the average recovery time from burnout is 100 days?  Chronic low energy, frequent colds, sore lower back, anxiety and a general lack of vitality are symptoms of an experience referred to as "burnout".  This 60-minute briefing teaches ...

Burnout 911: Tools to Thrive in Your Legal Career and Life

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Recorded on: Jun. 23, 2015

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, Burnout 911-- Tools to Thrive in your Legal Career and Life. 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 ...

California Trial Advocacy 2015

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From the program: California Trial Advocacy 2015

Released on: Aug. 19, 2015

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 ...

Civil Rights Litigation: Claims Against Law Enforcement Officers; Employment and Housing Discrimination

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Recorded on: Aug. 3, 2015

ERWIN CHEMERINSKY: I want to do two carryover things in the criminal law and procedure panel before we focus on the topic for the last session on civil rights. One is I want to be sure that there's the opportunity for some discussion of Glasser versus Gross. I think it's important, especially as the court's description of the appropriate methodology in evaluating whether a method of execution is unconstitutional. Did anyone want to speak to that before ...

Class Action Litigation 2015

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From the program: Class Action Litigation 2015

Released on: Jul. 22, 2015

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 ...

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 & ...

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: Jul. 31, 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 ...

Criminal Procedure

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Recorded on: Aug. 3, 2015

MARTIN SCHWARTZ: In the 10 years of the Roberts court, I think it's probably fair to say that the court has been a mixed bag in criminal cases. There's definitely a conservative aspect to the court's criminal decisions, especially in federal habeas corpus cases, where the court has consistently given great deference to state court findings of fact, state court determinations of law in federal habeas corpus proceedings brought by state prisoners. And ...

Debunking Criticisms of Investor-State Dispute Settlement

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Recorded on: Jul. 23, 2015

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, Debunking Criticisms of Investor-State Dispute Settlement. 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 in ...

Debunking Criticisms of Investor-State Dispute Settlement

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Recorded on: Jul. 13, 2015

Taken from the briefing Debunking Criticisms of Investor-State Dispute Settlement recorded July, 2015 in New York. Investor-State dispute settlement (ISDS) has become an increasingly common means of resolving cross-border disputes between corporate or individual investors and host governments. Over the three decades that the United States has had ISDS, it has been the subject of 17 such cases. This private dispute mechanism has recently come ...

Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2015

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From the program: Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2015

Released on: Aug. 24, 2015

With more than 300,000 deportation and removal cases initiated by U.S. immigration authorities each year, immigrants in the United States are in need of competent and knowledgeable representation in this important area of law.  Studies have shown that immigrants without legal representation face a significantly higher risk of removal, regardless of eligibility for relief.  In response to the acute need for trained attorneys to defend the ...

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. ...

Designing Effective Consumer Surveys in Trademark Infringement and False Advertising Disputes

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Recorded on: Jul. 21, 2015

Taken from the briefing Designing Effective Consumer Surveys in Trademark Infringement and False Advertising Disputes recorded July, 2015 in New York. In trademark cases and false advertising disputes, consumer perception surveys often play a critical evidentiary role. Frequently, though, the federal courts and other tribunals that adjudicate and decide these disputes find that the proffered consumer perception studies are entitled to “little ...

Designing Effective Consumer Surveys in Trademark Infringement and False Advertising Disputes

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Recorded on: Aug. 4, 2015

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, Designing Effective Consumer Surveys in Trademark Infringement and False Advertising Disputes. 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 ...

Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2015

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From the program: Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2015

Released on: Jul. 6, 2015

Lecture Topics [Total time 06:10:38] Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program. Opening Remarks and Introduction* [00:08:41] Theodore O. Rogers, Jr., Anne C. Vladeck Developments in Gender Discrimination Law: “Ch - Ch - Ch- Ch - Changes” [01:00:33] Willis J. Goldsmith, Hon. Sarah Netburn, Louis Pechman Disabilities Discrimination and Accommodation Issues: “There’s ...

Discrimination Claims Arising From Employer Hiring Policies: “Private Eyes are Watching You”

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Recorded on: Jun. 23, 2015

TED: Thank you. And thanks to those who are back on a timely basis in their seats. And I'm sure the others will come in soon. We need to keep to the schedule for CLE credits and the like. By the way, I should note-- and our apologies to people out in the webcast land-- there were a couple of questions that came through during last session, but as a technological matter, they didn't come through to the iPad. I apologize. If we have, after the break, ...

Drafting Dispute Resolution Clauses: Tips, Considerations and Pitfalls to Avoid

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Recorded on: Jun. 3, 2015

AMY TAUB: It is now my pleasure to turn this briefing over to Hagit Elul. HAGIT ELUL: Good afternoon. Thank you, Amy, for that introduction. Good afternoon, everybody. I am delighted to be here speaking on the topic of drafting dispute resolution clauses. And our title today is "Tips, Considerations, and Pitfalls to Avoid." Just so you know what to expect, the format of today's presentation will be as follows. First, I'm going to do define ...

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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