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  • Description: COVID-19 has resulted in unprecedented financial losses throughout the US. With most industries facing uncertain times with regards to the degree of the losses as well as insurance coverage available, there are some very nervous business owners out there. Many are maintaining that there is no insurance coverage available for this situation while others are demanding relief, This CLE course will explain the basics of insurance coverage including those that are particularly suited to COVID-19. T... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The public policy favoring vaccination has a definitive impact on many areas of law. This CLE course will explain the regulation and administration of vaccine as well as the intellectual property protections available for them. Mandates for public and private vaccination exemptions, reporting requirements for injuries, and an overview of the National Vaccine Injury Compensation System. The course will incorporate the impact of COVID-19 in each section including the variations already m... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The provision of the CARES Act has a significant impact on issues related to individual bankruptcies, retirement fund loans and withdrawals. The course will address the relationship between stimulus checks and bankruptcy, penalties for the withdrawal of funds from the retirement account and other areas related to retirement funds, loans and bankruptcy. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the myriad areas involved in counseling and representing real estate brokers, this CLE course will cover the issue from the perspective of courtrooms, boardrooms, commission collections, lien foreclosure and even defense against misconduct claims. The course will explain proper drafting skills for a variety of agreements typically used by brokers and relay specific anecdotes of over 40 years in the field. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Social Security Disability claims are a fascinating area of law to study. This CLE course will cover all the basics including navigating the application process, filing, the administrative hearing and further through the claim payment and appellate system. The course will explain the administrative law regulations and relevant caselaw including personal client experiences. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Designed to provide an overview of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), this CLE course will explain the act, what it includes and excludes and how it differs from other types of civil ligation. The course will also cover preemption issues, the ERISA “savings” clause and how ERISA remedies work. The impact of ERISA on other areas of practice will also be discussed. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: This CLE course will provide an overview of the US Social Security Program including a brief history and explanation of disability programs and procedures under Title 2 and 16 of the Social Security Act. The course will also present the Social Security disability program’s Five Step sequential evaluation for determining disability. Mr Dorf will also discuss the Three Keys to the Disability Hearing process. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: There are a variety of ways to structure the acquisition of an insurance business. This CLE course will discuss these different avenues taking into consideration variables such as the type of business being acquired, the buyer’s business objectives and others. The course will address specific provisions including reps and warranties, closing conditions related to regulatory approvals, due diligence, file preparation and disclosure requirements. Competition, third party consent and rati... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Covid-19 has damaged businesses across markets, wreaking financial as well as organizational havoc. This CLE course will address strategies to protect your business and its image against harm in a time when deadlines are delayed, licensing opportunities are cancelled and everything is uncertain. The course will present leading trademark and brand management lawyers who will provide tips for safeguarding your image in times of crises. The course is directed to both attorneys and others who are... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The shutdown of the US economy in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic has caught the nation by surprise. Typically, contractual obligations provide security to businesses and individuals but this situation is far from typical. This CLE course will address how contractual obligations are being read in the wake of the pandemic and will address the issue from the perspective of secular and Jewish law. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: In Part II of our series on Practicing Law in a Pandemic, this CLE course will provide crucial tips and strategies to navigate the new work at home environment and the various privacy risks that may arise. The course will review the latest development in New York and explain how to create data privacy and security plans. The duty of supervision, effective communication with staff and clients, client intake, conflict management, and the quick handling of issues as they arise will all be address... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: IRC Section 1031 is a useful tool for owners of investment properties. This CLE course will explain how to take advantage of IRC section 1031 as well as the impact of COVID-19 on deadlines and the advantages of investing through Delaware Statutory Trusts. The course will present how 1031 exchanges have evolved and how to analyze the recent IRS notice 2020-23 on active and upcoming exchanges. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: With more and more of the workforce adapting to working from home, the issue of security has come to the forefront. Within the legal industry, this issue is critical as the potential for mishandling confidential information and violating duties to clients dramatically increases. This CLE course will explain the potential risks and how to manage them while keeping abreast of new rules and opinions. The course will provide tips and strategies for developing a crisis plan and streamlining communi... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: The Paycheck Protection Program in the CARES Act is meant to alleviate the stress on businesses as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. This CLE course will explain the ins and outs of the PPP & EIDL loan provisions including requirements and how it relates to law firms as well as the potential pitfalls and benefits. Topics include: Loan Provisions Deferral Assistance Penalties 1110 Emergency EIDEL Grants Statutory conditions and procedure of loans General information on statutory... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Force majeure clauses may be used to obtain concessions for clients who may be performing below standards due to COVID-19 and/or governmental measures. This CLE course will explain how force majeure may be used as well as the legal precedents to address virus-related impacts on performance. Case studies from similar events will be examined. The course will also provide tips and strategies for negotiating on behalf of clients facing enforcement or termination due to late or non-performance. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: This CLE course will explain business interruption insurance and its requirements and benefits. The course will present the first cases that have been filed using this coverage and how the current COVID-19 pandemic has impelled companies to review their insurance policies and whether they may be applied to the current crisis. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Relying primarily on theory and anecdotal observation, this CLE course is designed to expand your thinking with regards to the impact of music/media on brain function. As the population ages and degenerative brain function, Alzheimer’s and other cognitive deficits increase the need for guardian appointments, the course addresses the need to provide these services to improve their clients’ well-being. The course will also address when it may be considered obligatory to insist upon the use of th... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The COVID-19 pandemic has created a shockwave throughout every industry worldwide, but perhaps none so much as health care. The sweeping changes impact not only the health issues involved, but the legal ones as well. This CLE course will explore the key legal issues that practitioners and facilities should consider in developing and implementing their response to the pandemic, both on a long and short term basis. The course will explain President Trump’s Declaration of a National Emergency and... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The rebranding of hemp and marijuana as medicinal have created profitable industries in states that have taken advantage of the change by fostering regulatory environments that are conducive. Investors have followed. Yet as many more states push toward legalization, the question of when federal legalization will be implemented remains on everyone’s minds. Many states are also working towards hemp production programs in compliance with the USDA’s Domestic Hemp Production Program. All of these c... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: COVID-19 has impacted industries throughout the US and worldwide. This CLE course will focus specifically on its effect on real estate transactions in NY. The course will present issues facing parties already in contract, such as delays or cancellations to appraisals and other key elements of the process. The negotiation strategies that the situation has given rise to for both potential buyers and sellers including termination dates, funding contingencies, and move-in prohibitions, and how tec... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Selecting a distinctive brand for a business’s services and products requires creativity and skill. This CLE course will help businesses as well as their counsels on the key elements to consider as well as how to protect the brands once they’re created. Federal and state trademark registration issues will also be discussed, as well as how to assess branding as a business grows and develops. Brand growth potential and strategies for preventing infringement will also be discussed. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: With more individuals working from home and more home office services being offered as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, cybersecurity has become a top concern. This CLE course will explain the threats faced by lawyers, law firms and government agencies and what you need to know about the security requirements in the New York SHIELD Act taking effect. An attorney’s obligations under this act as well as steps you can take to improve cybersecurity will be addressed as well as how to use Global... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Crime and entertainment don’t only meet on TV. In real life, they also intersect when the crime is the story and when either criminals or victims are entertainment clients. This two part CLE course will focus on issues encountered by producers and filmmakers when their product, whether it be a TV show, movie, theatre production or podcast, focuses on a crime story. The course will cover true crime stories and fictional ones and the many legal issues that may arise such as life story ri... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: While laws regarding cannabis differ across state lines, there are consistent legal categories that all states adhere to. This CLE course will introduce the main framework underlying all state regulations regarding cannabis as well as address the differences in approaches. The course will provide an overview of licensing regulations including the differentiation of medical vs. adult use, license eligibility, types of licenses, label and packaging requirements, tax issues and marketing. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Bankruptcy would appear to indicate a loss for creditors, yet there are a variety of scenarios wherein creditors may still recoup some of their losses or pursue the outstanding debt through a modification of an automatic stay or an adversary proceeding. Alternatively, some creditors may aggressively pursue a debtor regardless of the debtor’s assets or financial culpability. This CLE course will explain the rights and obligations of a bankruptcy creditor and will guide participants in understan... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Biometric information, including fingerprints, retina and face scans and voice recognition software presents unique challenges in the legal system. This CLE course will analyze the specific issues related to collection, storage and dissemination of such information and the impact of privacy from a compliance and litigation perspective. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Sports law is experiencing a major overhaul as athletes at all levels begin to bypass agents in favor of self-representation or advice from sports lawyers. Simultaneously, the competition for endorsement money and scholarship is increasingly fierce. This CLE course focusing on Athlete Agency Law will provide an overview of state, federal and NCAA recruiting rules as well as agency and athlete regulation. The course is particularly suited to attorneys involved in high school to NCAA compliance... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The Statutory Law that formed the basis for the Fundamental Defenses available to practitioners had an original intent. The law enabled practitioners to apply on behalf of their clients to defend a foreclosure action or advance their right under laws pertaining to good faith negotiations in settlement conferences. The goal is to be awarded a loan modification or other adjustment in order to avoid foreclosure, judgement or the revocation of equity. This CLE course will provide a basic working k... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Cannabis is now legal on over 33 states, making state and local control over both medical and recreational marijuana a critical issue. This CLE course will explain the various restrictions and regulations that must be considered for businesses throughout the process from growers to producers to dispensaries. The course will offer guidance on how to assist clients achieve their goals and address the many challenges companies may face. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: This CLE course on the basics of bankruptcy offers the information and skills to determine whether it’s in a client’s best interest to file a Chapter 7 or a Chapter 13. The course will explain the process from the initial client interview and information gathering to petition, Statement of Financial Affairs and Schedules and the Means Test as it relates to both types of bankruptcy. The course will also offer an overview of the national Chapter 13 Plan. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Legal departments can achieve enormous benefit by committing to implementing improvements and methodologies for processes that towards improvements. This CLE course will explain how these improvements can be facilitated by collecting and reviewing relevant information to analyze how improvements can be made in each project life cycle. The course will explain how to consider project improvement in the context of both formal and informal management through the application of Lean and Six Sigma m... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Professional standards for lawyers and others working in the Capital Markets and Financial Service Industry may differ from other areas of business. This CLE course will provide an overview of subjects such as legal opinions, representation of organizations and constituents with adverse interests and when to advise the Board of unethical or unlawful conduct. The course will explain the overriding concept of fiduciary duty, as well as the role of lawyers in advising client organizations to ensu... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: There are laws governing almost every industry, even those we rarely view as being legally complicated. Wine, for example, its cultivation, production and even labeling is governed by strict rules that apply to the various countries wherein wine is produced. This CLE course will explain the purpose of these laws and how they are tied to consumer protection laws and a customer’s ability to ascertain the wine’s region of origin, grape varietals and quality. The course will explain the national r... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: There is a complex set of requirements for establishing an estate fiduciary in order to continue to pursue personal injury and/or wrongful death actions. This CLE course will offer personal injury attorneys with a basic understanding of the estate administration requirements as well as insight into the ramifications of a case settlement for personal injury and\or wrongful death. The course will also explain the basics of resolving outstanding liens as part of such a settlement. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Practicing lawyers must do everything in their power to properly represent their client, but that does not mean they are exempt from certain ethical obligations. This CLE course will present the main issues in ethics and ethical management. The course will address issues such as attorney competence and compliance, particularly in the realm of technology, supervising lawyers, non-lawyers and subordinates, conflicts of interest, personal interests, client confidentiality and exemptions. The cour... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: In Rabbinical Court, arbitrators must resolve contemporary disputes through the application of centuries-old doctrines of Jewish law within the context of new legal and commercial issues. This CLE course will present how defamation claims and intellectual property litigation is navigated by the Rabbinical courts (batei din) under these parameters. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The issue of pre-nuptial agreements in Jewish marriages is typically meant as prevention of agunahs (where a husband’s unwillingness to participate in the divorce process traps women in marriages against their will). This CLE course will present the detailed discussions of the Beth Din of America agreement process as well as the newer documents created by other rabbinical courts. The course will also explain the case law that has emerged as a result of the Beth Din of America’s enforcement of... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: This panel discussion covers a myriad of topics relating to the adjudication of cases in arbitrations before rabbinical courts.  Topics include enforcement of beit din (rabbinical court) awards in court, constitutional challenges to beit din adjudication of cases, and choice of law issues in beit din. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Student loans are a growing concern. With over $1.6 trillion in debt and over 44 million borrowers, the need for borrowers’ consultants has never been greater. This CLE course will present a variety of avenues to resolve defaulted loans, discuss repayment options, loan forgiveness programs and a variety of other remedies available including discharge through bankruptcy. The difference between federal and private student loans, implications and strategies in cases of default, eligibility requir... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: This CLE course will address Medicaid and Elder Care planning In light of various tax, legal and financial considerations in the coming year. The course will discuss asset and income requirements for long term Medicaid eligibility, as well as the tax issues that tend to arise in the context of elder care planning including basis issues and real estate tax exemptions. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Startups seem to be forming on a daily, maybe even hourly, basis. Which will succeed and which will fail is somewhat dependent on the strength of the idea, but even more so on an entrepreneur’s ability to move the innovation through the initial phases of development and launch. This CLE course will explain this startup process and how to move an idea through the initial concept to a scalable product or service that can compete in the market. The course will explain the types of entities that o... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The Supreme Court’s Alice decision effectively limiting software patent-ability has significantly slowed lower-end patent assertion programs while Standard Essential Patent suits have grown in number with the Patent Trial & Appeal Board post-grant proceedings. Filed by patent assertion entities (PAE), patent aggregators, and practicing companies, these complex suits generally relate to infringement and require and in-depth understanding of the product’s chipset. Yet that information is often n... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Legal Project Management and Process Improvement is an important but often overlooked aspect of legal services. This CLE course will explain the application of legal project management to specific legal service enterprises projects as well as to client service issues. The course will offer a step-by-step overview of a standard project management process for a legal service project. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Biometrics, which refers to identification by means of physiological characteristics such as retina and speech recognition, fingerprints and even heart or brain waves, poses a variety of ethical and legal consideration. While employers are attempting to utilize biometrics to identify employees and protect their businesses from its physical premises to its computer systems, many employees have begun to object. This CLE course will explain biometrics and they are used in the workplace as well as... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Opening and operating a small law firm, particular as a solo practitioner, has specific challenges. This CLE course will explain the various considerations and issues that an attorney may face using real life examples and success stories. The course will offer an overview on what every managing attorney needs to know to grow and sustain a small firm as well as the tools for hiring, managing a and firing staff, insurance considerations, financial considerations, billing delegations and practica... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Planning to add Social Security disability claimant representation to your practice? This CLE course, presented by experienced disability lawyer Jonathan Ginsberg, will explain how to identify the potential for success in cases as well as those to avoid, typical timelines and the three theories of disability that apply to every case. Practical considerations, tips and strategies to build a case, the role of attorneys and useful resources will all be presented. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Qui tam actions, commonly known as whistle blowing, often benefit the individual who has information that a company or other individual has committed fraud. Under the False Claims Acts (FCA’s), which cover a broad range of fraudulent acts, as well as other statutes which cover specific types of fraud as well as that pertaining to private insurance companies, may offer relief in such instances. This CLE course will explain whistle blower laws in detail as well as the skill to recognize a whistl... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Without advance planning, even the savviest investor can find themselves facing severe tax consequences. And while many foreigners believe that the United States poses the ideal place for real estate investment, few are fully versed in the potential tax ramifications. This CLE course, presented by Eli Akhavan, will explain the potential pitfalls of owning real estate in the US as well as the variety of planning structures to avoid adverse taxes. The course will also review reporting requireme... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The marketing machine surrounding sporting events is dynamic and lucrative. Yet even the most experienced marketers can find themselves in legal trouble when marketing around sports. Complicated governing body rules, the nuances of local practices and the increasingly detailed and evolving intellectual property laws can all serve to trip up marketing professionals. Mistakes can derail deals, destroy relationships and result in expensive disputes. With so much at stake, agencies, individuals, b... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: What is a qualified charitable distribution and how are they best utilized? This CLE course will cover everything you need to know about charitable distributions and how they fall under the category of minimum distribution requirements when taken from an IRA. The course will explain the benefits of utilizing such distributions as well as the benefits of maintaining lower income levels overall. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Crimmigation is where immigration law and criminal law collide. This CLE will explain how even a non-specialist attorney can effectively handle these types of cases as well as identify when a specialist needs to be enlisted. The course will cover such questions as overseas DUI’s and how they impact visas as well as related topics. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: A family meeting is a critical aspect of a family’s success in legacy building. It is a key element to provide education and trust-building through a commitment to the process which enables interdependence and practiced group decision-making. This CLE course will explain family meetings, their importance, how they’re run and what should be addressed in order to decrease family erosion as a result of estate plans and ensure growing wealth in the process. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The Code Sec. 1202 exclusion for the gain on the sale of stock has gained increased attention from the Lower C corporation income tax rates. This CLE course will explain how this exclusion works, how it impacts a C corporation’s business structure, how it can be applied when a business changes from another entity to a C corporation and how it might compare to exit strategies of other businesses. The course will also explain how to shift to a partnership status from a corporate one after the ta... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: US Transfer Pricing has long history in the US both from the regulatory and statutory perspectives. This CLE course will explore this history as well as the overall concepts that guide the US transfer pricing between the IRS and taxpayers and the IRS and government with whom we maintain tax treaties. The course will include explanations of the various concepts including the arm’s length standard, control, best method rule, formulary apportionment, comparability and reliability. The course will... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The statutory and regulatory history of US price controlled transactions between controlled taxpayers involving intangible property is a fascinating field of study. This CLE course will explore this issue as well as the new provisions signed into law by the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017. The course will explain the concepts surrounding intangible property that inform the US transfer pricing between the IRS and taxpayers and the IRS and outside government with whom we maintain tax treaties includ... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Writing a civil motion requires a specific set of knowledge and skills. This one hour CLE course will provide the basics for writing civil motions for filing in the New York State Supreme Court. The course will review how to draft and produce a NYSCEF-ready motion which includes Notice of Motion, Attorney Affirmation and Memorandum of Law. The course will also explain how to plan and organize the process of writing to ensure high-quality motions that will succeed in providing the best results... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Student loan debts are a growing problem in the US. The numbers reach over $1.5 trillion dollars and impact over 44 million Americans. This CLE course will explain how to discharge that debt in bankruptcy and provide an overview of student loan litigation beginning with case evaluation through trial. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: ERISA, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, presents an administrative process whose complexity necessitates both experience and specific procedural knowledge. Combining h federal regulations, insurance law and more traditional contract litigation, the process contains a variety of legal hurdles that the less experienced will not know how to address. This CLE course will explain how to distinguish between types of disability coverage as well as the process for attacking claim d... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: This course will present the viewpoints of buyer and seller with regards to negotiating and drafting an asset purchase agreement. The course will consider the assets and liabilities of such purchases and sales as well as those specifically excluded. The course will review protections for each party from execution to closing as well as those that remain after closing. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The history of voting rights in the United States is both complex and fascinating, offering a window into a variety of issues such as slavery, the Civil War, Reconstruction and Jim Crow, as well as the impact of other populations such as women and Native Americans. This CLE course will offer an overview of voting rights as related in Supreme Court decisions from the birth of the country to the present day. The course will explore the fundamental rights of its citizens and how that right has in... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: This CLE course will review a series of Section 1983 cases recently decided by the US Supreme Court, specifically regarding officers’ use of force. The course will mainly focus on the three most expensive law suits pertaining to this issue including deadly force cases, non-deadly force cases, and probable cause “false arrest” type cases. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: High profile cases include the added pressure of intense media attention. This CLE course will explain how to effectively handle a high profile case and make the extra attention work to your advantage. Understanding what will pique the interest of local, national and international media as well as parameters to avoid breach of ethics in implementing these strategies will be addressed. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: How to resolve a legal conflict wherein the very behavior that police officers believe to be their ace in the hole actually destroys their case? This is the issue with search and seizure – conduct that the majority of officers believe to be constitutional is not, and can actually harm their case. This CLE course will explain this conduct and the constitutional provisions of the 4th Amendment to clarify constitutional conduct as well as help attorneys navigate the situation in court. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Designed for those who have resisted going full digital, this CLE course will present the concepts behind taking all functions to the cloud. The course will offer an introduction to owning a domain and integrated mail services as well as potential domain-wide integrations. The various types of practice management software and the advantages and disadvantages of the services they offer, the use of digital files and servers, the cloud vs. the private cloud, phone and fax systems and client commu... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Even for the tech-savvy attorney, the hidden dangers of email, social media and cloud based platforms may be unknown or not fully understood. This CLE course will identify and explain the risks of these tools and platforms and offer suggested solutions and strategies to minimize exposure. Best practices to maintain vigilance in protecting client data and overall risk management in the context of technology will be presented. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: Providing a comprehensive overview of office lease agreements, this CLE course will review the various components of these agreements as well as the negotiation process. The presentation will include subletting and assignments, tax escalation clauses, build-out terms, utility charges, free rent period, insurance, SNDA, notice provisions, personal guarantees, letters of credit, and good guy clauses. The course will conclude with a discussion of current market trends as well as a short Q&A. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Trial preparation often begins with the first interview. Matrimonial trials are no different where preparation begins with an initial intake form, a Statement of Net Worth and a detailed Preliminary Conference Order. This CLE course will offer a step-by-step review of the proper preparation procedures including discovery, subpoenas, a detailed Trial Notebook and overall coordination of trial strategy. The course will explain the key elements of proper preparation to ensure the best results. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: The Qualified Opportunity Zone program, introduced as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, is a revolutionary approach to spurring private investment in economically distressed areas. The QOZ initiative allows taxpayers to seize an unprecedented slate of benefits, including complete exclusion of investment profits from income taxation. This presentation will explore how you can take advantage of this historic program and stay in compliance so the stupendous tax advantages don’t fall by... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Sexual harassment in the workplace is preventable. This CLE course will explain the policies, procedures and workplace practices that employees should avoid as well as utilize in the face of inappropriate behavior. The course will explain the policies that every business should institute along with a system for notifying employees of guidelines and avenues for reporting. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Life is full of the unexpected. And while it would seem impossible to plan for all contingencies, we can certainly plan for some. This CLE course will offer attorneys guidelines to assist clients in preparing for the unexpected such as with health care proxies, wills, and ultimate power of attorneys (POA). The course will explain the consequences of neglecting to put these measures in place, including the need for guardianship petitions. The course will extend the discussion to determining the... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The written word is the cornerstone of the legal profession. It is the source of all precedence, and the measure by which we interpret and enforce the laws. The words we use for the protection of rights cannot be ambiguous, but rather must be precise and clear. This CLE course will offer participants tested methods, guidelines and procedures to create communication that upholds these standards, are error-free and provide clarity in all forms of memorialized media. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The removal process is one of the methods of acquiring a Green Card. This CLE course will explain this process and its various elements as well as the time period required for acquisition. The course will also offer a comprehensive overview on the types of fraud that exist in the immigration industry, how to recognize fraud in the system and avoid being victimized. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: What’s the difference between a tax lot and a zoning lot? What are the different types of zoning lot and how can they be used? This CLE course will address these issues and more including the use of zoning lots for commercial, residential and community use, identifying permitted floor usage and restrictions on both height and setback. The course will conclude with a discussion of the process for development rights transfer and the necessary documentation to be recorded in order to implement it... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Representing a franchisee in litigation against a franchiser requires specific knowledge and skills. This CLE course will explain the first steps a litigator must take to acquire the information needed to move forward successfully. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made significant changes to the transfer tax regime, the most important of which was the increase of the lifetime coupled estate and gift tax exemption to $11.4 million per person. This change has a decisive impact on tax planning possibilities for the high net worth. What did not change is also significant – the annual gift and GST tax exemption regimes as well as the Section 1014 basis adjustment and related portability rules. This CLE course will provide a comprehe... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: DWI cases in NY are more complicated than people realize. This CLE course will explain how to assist a client during consultation, arraignment and potential litigation. The course will include strategies for assessment to enable you to better advise clients on potential outcomes of a plea agreement as well as how a client’s license may be impacted during the process. The course will also include approaches to cross-examining the arresting officer and increase chances of a successful outcome. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Attorneys handling DWI cases in NY face a variety of practical issues. This CLE course will explain the NYS-DMV regulations which may have a significant impact on the outcome of DWI’s and DUI’s. The course will review options for representing underage clients, out-of-state offenders and commercial drivers and will also address the Ignition Interlock Device, to whom it applies and how to address potential violations of its use. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: With the recent publication of FINRA”s Regulatory Notice 19-31 concerning Disclosure Innovations in Advertising and Other Communications with the Public, even seasoned attorneys need an update. This CLE course will offer insights by industry and FINRA experts on how firms can facilitate simpler and more effective disclosure in digital marketing and other forms of advertising. Presenters will review how firms are using technology to transform their customer interactions within the compliance ru... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Regulatory Technology or RegTech has become the newest greatest development in regulatory compliance. This CLE course will explain the technological innovations being applies to creating efficient, effective risk-based compliance programs for communications with the public. How these tools are helping address new challenges and implications of supervision, vendor management, data privacy, and security. The course will provide a comprehensive understanding of RegTech, FinTech and data in financ... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: For those new to FINRA’s advertising rules, there is a great deal to absorb. This CLE course will offer a complete overview on FINRA Rule 2210 – Communications with the Public. The course will explain filing requirements and exemptions, record-keeping requirements, internal supervision and approval and content standards. Applicability to financial services communications and marketing materials as well as strategies for submitting communications for review to the Advertising Regulation Departm... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The difference between the previous and current law regarding counterclaims for custody is critical information for practicing attorneys. This CLE course will explain the change and review how to address discovery violations, non-compliance with discovery by opposing counsel and the collection of attorney fees. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: In this instructive CLE course, FINRA staff and industry practitioners will review advertising compliance and sales practice as applicable to general brokerage firms as well as their registered representatives. Advertising compliance challenges and methodologies for addressing advertising rules as they relate to creating marketing materials, supervisions, dual registered representatives, radio shows and seminars will be addressed as well as issues such as private placements and consolidated re... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The FAIR Act enacted a myriad of changes in rules pertaining to communications about digital assets and customer transaction accounts as well as Regulation Best Interests and the advertising issues related to it. This CLE course will discuss these changes as well as those made to FINRA Rules 2210 and 2241. The course will explain the changes required to communications as well as provide an overview of Regulation Best Interest and the issues it raises. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: There often seems to be a conflict between an attorney’s obligation to his client and the rules of ethical conduct. Your client wants you to do what’s necessary to win, but the constant news of malpractice cases, fee battles, disqualification motions and pay equity claims makes it difficult to know where the lines are. This CLE program, featuring a stellar panel of ethics practitioners, will update attorneys on new rules and opinions and help them understand their obligations, manage risks and... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: The area of attorney ethics seems to be in a constant state of flux with a steadily growing array of issues to worry about. This fascinating CLE course will cover the latest updates in legal ethics and a look ahead at what issues will arise in the coming year. The course will address privilege and confidentiality, secret recordings, mistakenly sent documents, whistle blower attorneys, fee collections, investigative deception, wrongful termination and lateral transitions. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: Regardless of what business you’re in, the issues of implicit bias, diversity and inclusion has impacted your business. When it comes to the practice of law, this means attracting, providing services to and retaining an increasingly diverse clientele. This CLE course will explain how implicit bias and the automatic associations individuals make between groups as well as stereotypes about those groups may result in micro-aggression – the outcome of that bias. The course will focus specifically... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: Designed for novice attorneys as well as seasoned ones unfamiliar with family law, this CLE course will offer an introduction and overview on the divorce process in New Jersey. The course will address both procedural and substantive issues that may arise during a divorce action as well as the use of Alternate Dispute Resolution techniques. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: April and July of 2019 saw foreclosure reform measures passed by the legislature in New Jersey. Included in the measures are the institution of a foreclosure mediation program as well as reforms of sheriff sale procedures and foreclosure litigation processes. This CLE course will review these reforms as well as those which relate to other areas of foreclosure and real estate law such as the licensing of the loan servicing and residential practice in New Jersey, condominium liens and more. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The newly enacted Housing and Tenant Protection Act & Statewide Housing Security Act of 2019 has a broad range of implication. This CLE course will explain that impact on the landlord/tenant law with regards to litigating summary proceedings, handling administrative law issues before the DHCR or simply advising a client on standard issues. The course will offer both a general overview as well as an explanation of the major changes to the NY Real Property Law and Real Property Actions and Proce... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The market for generic pharmaceuticals has grown tremendously over the years and this growth is one that brand name companies are not happy about. In the 2013 Federal Trade Commission v. Actavis, Inc., 570 U.S. , 133 S. Ct. 2,rns (2013), the US Supreme Court determined that a “pay for delay” or “reverse payment” agreement between a brand name and generic pharmaceutical company, effectively delaying generic entry, may be in violation of anti-trust laws and identified a number of factors that lo... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $50

  • Description: An intensive 2 hour CLE course in the practical skills necessary for comic book legal practice, this course will explore contract provision, client interview exercise and publishing agreement demo. The course will be facilitated by comic book publishing attorneys with years of practice and attendees will draft contracts and engage in mock negotiations. Service agreements, licensing tips and strategies for drafting contracts will all be included as will a Q & A. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $100

  • Description: Many factors determine the outcome of a trial, but none so much as the jury. Jury selection, or voir dire, can make the difference between success and failure no matter the case. How do you determine what type of people to select? This CLE course will go through each aspect of jury selection to help you determine the process and strategy for an effective jury selection. Communication with prospective jurors, selection process and the relevant legal issues will all be discussed. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $75

  • Description: The comic book industry has its own particular set of legal issues, laws and regulations. This CLE course will offer a comprehensive overview of the past year in comic book litigation and transactional work while presenting the fundamental concerns of representing comic book industry clients. The course will explain diversity and inclusion issues, emerging intellectual property issues, self-publishing and contract laws. The course will conclude with a Q & A. Read More

    General Credits
    4

    Price: $175

  • Description: Hidden away in the 2017 tax bill is a provision that offers investors the opportunity to avoid capital gains on profits if they are promptly reinvested in real estate or other particular investments in a qualified opportunity zone, which were established by Congress using the 2010 census. Moreover, if the funds remain invested for 7 years, only 85% of the deferred gains are considered taxable. If the investment is sold then none of the profits are taxed. This CLE course will provide an overvie... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $100

  • Description: Insurance adjusters have numerous strategies to harm your case and deny your claim against an insurance company. Among these strategies are a variety of tricks and unscrupulous tactics. This CLE course will explain these the tactics employed by claims adjusters and review how to navigate homeowners’ insurance litigation and expose these tactics. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Presented by business lawyers Eli Greenberg and Mark Silverstein, this CLE course will offer an overview of the four principle business entities - Corporations, General Partnerships, Limited Liability Companies, and Limited Partnerships. The course will explain the ins and outs of organizing, managing and financing such entities as well as how to deal with mergers & acquisitions and option plans. Fiduciary duties and indemnification of management will also be discussed. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $75

  • Description: Investment-based immigration law represents an exciting and complex field in an increasingly dynamic environment. The laws pertaining to investors who immigrated to the US are comprised of a variety of visa categories which enable these investors to be present in the US and effectively grow their businesses. This CLE course will define and explain these categories for both temporary and permanent investors as well as their respective legal requirements. Tips and strategies for choosing the mos... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $50

  • Description: Whether you are an experienced estate planner and litigator or new to Surrogate Court, this CLE course will provide critical information regarding the laws, rules and procedures related to will contests. The course will address the issues from the point of view of both the proponent and the objecting party as well as provide practical tips for efficient and effective navigation of a contested estate. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $75

  • Description: The rules governing employer/employee relationships have taken dramatic turns over the past year with a slew of new regulations that impact everything from discrimination and harassment to social media and confidentiality. This CLE course will explain all the recent decisions and how they impact communication and company policies which ensure a professional and effective workplace. The course will present its top 10 list of issues to keep in mind when drafting, reviewing or revising the handbo... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $75

  • Description: There’s more to Broadway than just lights, camera, action. The legal issues involved in producing a Broadway show and the responsibility of a theater attorney as production counsel are myriad and complex. This CLE course will explain the legal issues involved in producing a multi-million dollar spectacle including how to deal with Broadway’s union and trade association, the role of the general manager, production entity formation, underlying rights and applicable contracts for creative staff.... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $75

  • Description: The issue of patents, trademarks and copyrights have received a great deal of attention in the past year. This CLE course will review the most important IP case decisions of the past year, including Supreme Court decisions on how trademark restrictions relate the First Amendment issues. The course will explain the requirements to bring a lawsuit as well as the basic features of the various intellectual property disciplines, considerations for securing Intellectual Property and how the applicat... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $75

  • Description: Regardless of how litigious a person may seem, most would prefer to avoid the tedious and expensive process of litigation. This is what typically motivates people to enter into a negotiated settlements. This CLE course will explain how negotiated settlements work within the framework of real estate disputes, specifically between individual owners as tenants in common, two estate sharing common tenants, corporate entities with shared ownership through a jointly owned LLC and claimants to a prop... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $75

  • Description: The issue of liability is complicated and the question of who is responsible when a loss is suffered can, at times, become quite personal. This CLE course will explain the circumstances under which stockholders, officers, directors, members and/or partners in a corporation may be held personally liable for debts owed by the business they own or operate. The course will discuss the types of ownership including that of by agreement, judicial decision and statute and will cover corporations, LLC’... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $50

  • Description: Regardless of whether you are representing a bank or a client who is a counter-party to a bank, bank regulatory issues may arise. Designed for general practitioners, this CLE course will offer an overview on the complexities of the US banking system and the various applicable laws and regulations. The purpose of the course is to familiarize attorneys regarding the relevant regulators. How banks are formed, what they are permitted to do and other transaction-related issues will be discussed wit... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $100

  • Description: With a special focus on key considerations and the art of navigating investments in the industry, this CLE course provides a comprehensive overview of the fastest growing industry in the US and abroad – cannabis. Indeed with legalization spreading across the country, the cannabis industry provides an incredible opportunity. But with that opportunity comes a particular landscape and legal nuances that must be taken into account before starting a venture. Presented by Brent Johnson, CEO of Hoban... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $50

  • Description: With legalization spreading across the US, the cannabis industry has become one of the fastest growing across the country and around the world. With this incredible opportunity comes a wide variety of specifics and legalities that must be taken into account before starting a venture. This CLE course, presented by Brent Johnson, CEO of Hoban Law Group which is exclusively dedicated to this industry, will explain the landscape and nuances unique to the hemp and marijuana industry. The course wil... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $50

  • Description: Elder law, a complex group of interconnected areas of laws, impacts individuals and families as well as the critical decisions they must make regarding assets, retirement, estate planning, trusts, and more. Presented by attorney Aaron Futterman, this informative CLE course will explain the impact of elder law in consideration of legal issues of matrimony, trusts, real estate, personal injury, social security, taxes, and debtor/credit law. Medicare, Medicaid, guardianship, veterans’ benefits as... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $50

  • Description: The statistics for mental illness and substance abuse are rising nationwide, and yet, compared to the normal population, the statistics for attorneys and law students is striking. The degree to and rate at which they are suffering is increasingly cause for alarm. This CLE course will explain the real-life impact of these diseases on a person’s life and practice. The course will address and how and when to get help and the importance of erasing the public stigma associated with these illnesses.... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $50

  • Description: The issues of land use and zoning can be complex – regardless of which side of the issue you are representing. This comprehensive guide to the basics of land use and zoning laws will explain the approval and appeal process as well as how to assess impact fees and affordable housing policies. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $125

  • Description: The entertainment industry has made true crime a subject of popular fascination. But as production companies look to push the envelope to keep the audience entertained, it’s important to assess the various pitfalls and analyze risk. This CLE course will explain the legal issues surrounding using real-life events for entertainment and how to adapt true crime for a mass audience. The course will review strategies for negotiating with law enforcement including obtaining access and materials. Mana... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Federal bankruptcy exemptions can be fairly complex. This CLE course will explain how to differentiate between State and Federal exemptions and how to determine lookback periods between states. The course will explain how to determine whether state opt-out statutes are valid with reference to a particular client, trustee deadlines and how exemption information helps to market a bankruptcy practice. Dates for filing, relationships between schedules, valuation validation and how to mediate betwe... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The professionalization of college athletes and expansion of legalized sports betting are both areas that are undergoing rapid change. This CLE course, geared toward a general audience, will review and wide array of legal issues and trends in these areas. The course will also cover concussion litigation, dispute resolution, intellectual property and publicity right and the continuously evolving issue of sex abuse scandals. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Amidst all the discussion of the pros and cons of social media, one of the more recent developments in the con area is that of internet defamation. This CLE course will focus on how this type of case begins and the various available strategies to resolve it. The most likely perpetrators, motives for defamation and how online free speech may apply will all be explored as well as pitfalls to avoid in bringing such a lawsuit. The course will use existing case studies to analyze potential results... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Given the prevalence of identity theft, it’s no wonder that people have turned to crypto-currency, where they can rely on complete anonymity. And yet, this same anonymity which is meant to protect us can also lead to the worst type of behaviors, including criminal acts, motivated by the impossibility of discovery and therefore complete absence of accountability. This CLE course explains how to advise your client in revealing internet actors and hold them accountable for their civil or criminal... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Whether you are representing the landlord or the tenant, this CLE course will provide a comprehensive guide to handling a residential dispute between the two parties. The course will explain types of premise/property and tenancy and methods to terminate a tenancy. The course will also explain both the Summary Dispossess Act and the Anti-Eviction Act including issues of notices, court procedures, trial and various defenses against eviction and abandoned property issues. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: The impact of substance abuse and mental health issues on the legal profession is greatly misunderstood and underestimated. This CLE course will explain how to recognize the signs of impairment and inform attorneys about methods for early intervention. The course will present the various assistance programs available as well as tips for how to make wellness an integral part of an attorney’s daily life. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: The practice of law is known to wreak havoc on a person’s quality of life. Long hours, intense workloads and unyielding pressure can cause even the most well-balanced person becomes shells of their former selves with no time for family or friends. This CLE course, taught by lawyer and nutritional health coach Michelle Niemeyer will explain how to improve focus and boost productivity to avoid lawyer burnout so you can enjoy your practice and your life. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: The notion of copyright seems almost antiquated in the modern world. How does one reinforce ownership over anything when almost everything can be copied and shared at the push of a button? This CLE course will explain the various challenges that attorneys regularly confront when counseling corporations as well as how to respond to them. The course will primarily focus on issues related to the music industry but the central principles are applicable to all forms of copyrighted material. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: As the internet and social media enable us to share more and more, the concept of copyright begins to seem vague. What does it mean to own a book, a movie, a picture? This CLE course will explain copyright, what it is and the many ways the legal system has endeavored to protect it while others seek to exploit. The issue of international copyright, and the various conditions of copyright as well as how the idea was conceived and for what purpose will all be discussed. The distinction between co... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Restrictive covenants are typical tools employers use to decrease competition and millions of employees in the US are under some form of non-competition or non-solicitation agreement. The courts’ view of these agreements vary from that of employers as they seek to ensure that they are reasonable and don’t unduly restrict competition in the market. This CLE course will focus on these types of agreements, how to draft them, and necessary components to create an enforceable restricted covenant in... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The legalization of cannabis throughout the US is no longer the shocking news it once was, and yet it is still not a sure thing. This CLE course will focus on the movement towards legalization in New York which continued through to the end of the 2018-2019 legislative session and yet ended in the failure of the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act. The course will explore the many conflicts regarding the language proposed as well as the regulatory models for the cannabis market. The role of l... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The Employee Retirement Security Act of 1974 was designed to protect employees who participate in employers pension and welfare benefit plans and yet, there are those who maintain that it has failed plan beneficiaries who are looking to enforce their compensation rights under employer sponsored health, severance, life and insurance and long term disability plans. And yet, many obstacles have been placed before those attempting to enforce their rights. Over the past 20 years, the Department of... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Today’s police department is under intense and ever-increasing scrutiny. Whether you are on the side of the plaintiff or the defendant, this CLE course will provide a comprehensive overview of how to manage the first steps in a successful litigation of a police liability case. The course, the first in a series, is based on a hypothetical fact pattern and will explain how to select a case, identify the legal claims, avoid conflicts of interest, draft presentation agreements, interview police of... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The second in a series on high frequency police liability, this CLE course focuses on the files created by law enforcement, where they are stored and which ones to ask for. Defense protection of files as well as a checklist of discovery the defendant should obtain from the plaintiff will be discussed as well as a list of the fifteen most important evidentiary issues and how to present or limit the weight of the opinions of experts on police practices. The course will also explain the top ten m... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The third in a series, this CLE course provides a review of pre-trial, trial and post-trial for high frequency police liability cases. The course is based on a hypothetical fact pattern and explains how to evaluate your case, prepare for final-pre-trial conference and presentation of witnesses. Jury selection, master examination and cross-examination of liability and damages witnesses will be explained and tips and strategies for memorable openings and closings will be presented. Special jury... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Commercial leases may differ from residential ones in a variety of ways, and each has its own set of considerations. Attorneys guiding clients in commercial lease contracts have to account not only for the deal they make now, but how that deal will play out in the long term. This informative CLE course will review everything an attorney needs to know including his unique role in the transaction, space considerations relative to leasing and rent, how to construct term sheets, security and utili... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Whether you use an accountant, a firm or even an internet app to pay your taxes, nothing is foolproof and many individuals often find themselves entangled in problems. This CLE course will help you advise your clients on proven methods and strategies for addressing a variety of tax issues including the simple understanding of what IRS notices mean. The course will address the legitimacy of letters and how to assess a particular dilemma to protect a client’s rights while avoiding liens or levie... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Designed to define and illustrate the impact of corporate governance and oversight in preventing governmental prosecution and enforcement, this CLE course will explain the role that boards of directors, senior management and others in an organization to create an effective corporate governance and oversight structure. The course will also explain ethics programs and enterprise risk management frameworks that these structures may require as well as the types of “independent” directors that a bo... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The mediation process involves looking at a case from a variety of angles, understanding the ultimate goal and employing the necessary strategy in order to achieve it. The nature of the dispute and relative bargaining positions of the parties are key elements to how that strategy is devised. This CLE course will explain the position v. interests stance of mediation and how the terms BATNA and Re-Framing may play into the strategies that are employed. Additional strategies, such as those with t... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: In February 2018 Congress passed and President Trump signed into law an extension of the Ted Stevens Amateur Sports Act, called Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017, which dramatically changes how all sports organizations that are part of the United States Olympic Committee’s governing structure report and handle matters of sexual abuse, sexual misconduct, youth protection, youth exploitation and physical abuse. But the bill also has far ranging i... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Compensation for college athletes is set to undergo sweeping changes in 2019 with two pending class action suits, Alston & Jenkins, both in the District Court for Northern District of California. This riveting CLE course will look at the potential changes to the financial model for intercollegiate athletes as a result of current antitrust litigation. The course will examine the legal issues that college athletics face on a daily basis including issues of gender equity and sexual violence, beha... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Alcohol and substance abuse are an ongoing and ever-growing problem in the field of law. Combined with the statistics on mental health issues such as depression and anxiety, the numbers are indeed troubling. Part 1 of a 2 part series, this CLE course will provide lawyers and firm management with the information they need to identify and address these issues as well as prevention mechanisms that may be employed. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: It’s impossible to say whether there is any correlation between the rise in the elder population and the rise in divorces, and yet, more and more seniors are filing for divorce. This CLE course will help family law attorneys prepare for the unique set of issues that may arise in divorce settlements among seniors and how elder law may impact the proceedings. The course will explain elder law as well as Medicaid, SSI and the impact of a support award on benefit eligibility all within the context... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Designed with the novice attorney in mind, this CLE course offers the basics of 1031 Exchanges in a straightforward, approachable presentation. The course covers the purpose of the 1031 Exchange as well as all stages of the process. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Filing for bankruptcy requires practical knowledge of the process. This CLE course will explain how to file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy case including the legal perquisites for authorization to file on a client’s behalf and eligibility standards for filing. A review of forms, financial information required, e-filing and how to prepare for the 341 Meeting of Creditors will be discussed. The course will also review state and federal exemptions as well as the source of bankruptcy laws and procedures.... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: While it may seem unlikely, a client’s religious beliefs may be a factor in planning his or her estate. Along with their goals, values, morals, and principles, a person’s religious beliefs are a factor in creating a customized estate plan. Given that in 2017, 37% of respondents classified themselves as “highly religious” and in that same year donated upwards of $127 billion in support of religious causes and organizations, this impacts a considerable number of people. This CLE course w... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Providing a deep dive into Section 1031 Exchanges, this informative CLE course will go beyond the fundamentals to address advanced concepts in the area. The course will cover leasehold improvement exchanges, private equity transactions and the “drop and swap” technique. The course will include a Q & A on how to execute a Section 1031 Exchange including how to report the exchange for taxes and strategies for advising clients regarding to when and when not to make use of one. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Institutional business activities require supervisory controls in order to mitigate a variety of risks. This CLE course will explain the primary regulations and recommended strategies for implementing these controls as well as managing tools. The course will explain how to implement the debt research rule, institute informational barriers, define and discuss customer indications of interest and explain common concerns regarding conflicts clearance. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The sale of alternative investments include no small amount of due diligence obligations and effective practices. These include, but are not limited to, Private Placements, Regulation A+, Online Distribution Platforms, Opportunity Zone Funds Finders, Real Estate Investment Trusts, Blind Pools and Capital Acquisition Brokers. This CLE course, presented by FINRA staff and industry experts, will identify compliance risks of various securities products and how to implement training, supervision, s... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Enforcement trends and developments, priorities and principles that determine decision-making will all be discussed in this illustrative CLE course which utilizes real-life cases as examples. The course will provide guidance on compliance and regulatory practices and how to navigate enforcement investigations and the disciplinary process. The course will help you obtain a firm grasp on the key principles that guide enforcement outcomes including customer restitution, tips for effective respons... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: This CLE course will provide practical advice on how firms and registered representatives can better assess customers and securities in order to comply with suitability obligations as set down by FINRA Suitability Rule 2111 and the SEC’s Proposed Regulation Best Interest Rule. The course will explain the distinction between the two and explain how to prepare and comply with suitability obligations. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Risk evaluation is critical in assessing potential liability. This CLE course, presented by FINRA staff, will provide the necessary insight to identify and assess high risk activity amongst representatives. The course will explain how that risk can be mitigated as early as the hiring process, include risk assessment as part of ongoing supervision and how the data accumulated can be utilized broadly. Using real-life example, the course will provide practical strategies for addressing high risk ac... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: How a rule becomes a regulation and other fascinating insights into the FINRA Retrospective Rule Review process will be presented in this comprehensive CLE course. The course will explain upcoming rule changes, regulatory initiatives and how the advisory committees are used in this regard. Providing the necessary information to establish effective rules and practices with regards to the new regulatory rules, the course will also guide you in managing associated risks and identifying opportuni... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: With a focus on FINRA and MSRB mark-up disclosure requirements, this advanced CLE course will review securities covered by the rule and how to calculate mark-ups on the basis of the prevailing market price. Effective practices and tips as well as indicators for when disclosure requirements are triggered will be presented along with the latest in MSRB guidance. Mark- Disclosure Requirements Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Assessment of AML programs for potential pitfalls and vulnerability is critical for firms. This CLE course, presented by FINRA staff and industry experts, will explain regulatory trends and enforcement actions including those by the SEC and other agencies and criminal and governmental authorities. Methods to mitigate risk, due diligence tips and recent trends, including those involving crypto-currency will all be presented. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Recent developments in the FinTech – financial technology – are wreaking havoc on the securities industry. This CLE course, presented by FINRA staff and industry representatives, will discuss these developments particularly in the fields of artificial intelligence, identity authentication tools and big data/cloud computing. The course will explain how these changes are and should be addressed as well as compare the regulatory risks that should be considered in investing. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: There are a variety of conflicts of interests that may, and often do, arise as a result of regulatory and examination priorities such as outside business activities (OBA) and private security transactions (PST’s). This CLE course, presented by FINRA staff and industry practitioners, will explain how to understand and mitigate these conflicts as well as comply with regulatory requirements. The course will explain how to handle situations of dually registered advisors and understand the many chal... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: This CLE course will explain how to stay updated in the ever-evolving world of digital marketing and communications. The course will explain how to define digital marketing and digital communication as well as discuss various app based messaging services and social media both within a firm and outside of it. A discussion of how to approach these forms of communication as well as handle video and podcast content and explain regulatory guidance for these services and information will all be explai... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Law, enacted in 2006, was designed to protect children for sexual exploitation, prevent child abuse and pornography and promote internet safety. In doing so, however, the law also created an amendment to INA Section 204, which effectively prohibited both citizens and legal resident aliens from filing any family-based immigrant petition on behalf of any beneficiary of they have been convicted of any crime against a minor. This CLE course will address t... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: There are vast complexities in evaluating psychosocial cases for spousal abuse, and the complications are made even more severe when they are in the context of immigration petitions. This timely and comprehensive CLE course, presented by attorney Mark Silver, will explain how these types of cases are evaluated from a clinical perspective as well as the potential challenges that the victim may face as married to an American citizen. Characteristics of abusers, typical cycles of abuse, understan... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Divorce is a harrowing experience regardless of the relationship and some business partnerships can be as intense as a marriage. This CLE course will examine the process of a business divorce, when one or more owners of a privately held business legally separate their respective interests either through a dissolution or buy-out. The course will explore the strategic considerations in such a decision as well as the legal concepts involved in representing a client going through a business divorce.... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Using real life scenarios from specific case studies, this comprehensive CLE course covers estate tax planning and an explanation of the considerable differences between estate tax exclusions for US citizens as opposed to non-residents. The course will review the critical nature of planning for NRA investors and will advise on the best structures to use in those cases. The presenters will also present the dream inheritance and how to plan for US residents and resident heirs of NRA’s. The appli... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Asylum cases are not cut and dried and range from the fairly straightforward to the incredibly complex. This CLE course will provide attorneys with basic knowledge about the asylum process as well as how to handle applications from the beginning of the process through its conclusion. The course will explain how to differentiate the level of complexity in different types of cases as well as the nuances of how persecution is defined by the INA. Drawing upon current case law as well as judicial o... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: The practice of law involves interactions with a wide assortment of people from clients and opposing counsel to judges and courtroom staff. This CLE course will present the impact of civility on these interactions and how the rules of professional conduct may define appropriate behavior. The course will explain the skills necessary for proper conduct and requirements of attorneys in accordance with the guidelines, including the updating of clients, dealing with opposing counsel in the facilita... Read More

    Total Credits
    2
    Incl. 1.7 Ethics

    Price: $55

  • Description: Trial preparation includes the exchange of countless files of information, evidence and testimony. This CLE course will explain the necessary steps trial attorneys must take when receiving a file from another firm. The course will explain the file review process as well as how to use the files to prepare for the trial itself. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Every day, immigration law seems to be subject to a new set of circumstances. This CLE course will take a comprehensive look at the process by which foreign nationals immigrate to the United States and how they might lose their legal status. The course looks at the issue from both a federal and local view, offering the perspective of city mayors including sanctuary cities, the issuing of drivers’ licenses, stacking and fraudulent marriages. The course will also review how immigration policy ha... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Bankruptcy is often viewed as a last resort. But with a burdensome tax debt and without the option of utilizing collections options and needs in order to file for relief, it is sometimes the best option. This CLE course will explain how and when to use bankruptcy to resolve tax issues for those whose tax debt is beyond what they can manage. The course will explain the various options that can be employed to resolve the situation and alleviate the debt. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: For attorneys, the balance between maintaining the highest ethical standards and satisfying their legal obligations to their clients can be difficult. This CLE course will help you learn how to do both by reaching the highest goals of ethical duties while meeting the minimum requirements to your client. The course is useful across all areas of practice and is applicable to both litigators and corporate attorneys. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Succession planning is a fraught process. Highly charged and complicated, the planning requires contingency plans for a myriad of different possibilities. This CLE course will provide an overview of the many types of succession plans including internal planning, external planning and contingency planning in the case of unexpected and sudden disability or death. The course will also provide checklists for planning and implementation for both senior and new and growing firms. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Appropriate documentation for estate planning is a key element of the estate planning process and when it is not done correctly, guardianships are required. This CLE course will explain the guardianship process and when it is implemented. It will also provide a thorough review of how guardianship is used to implement special needs benefits and Medicaid as well as the use of promissory notes and gifts in Medicaid planning. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Noted criminal defense attorney Benjamin Brafman, Esq. offers a detailed overview of the federal sentencing procedure in white collar criminal cases. The CLE course will explore the legal and factual issues to consider, especially as they relate to fraud cases, the process for preparing a formal sentence memorandum and the complex federal sentencing guidelines which may apply. The course will also offer strategies to navigate the delicate process for preparing the client and their families for... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: High-stakes litigation can often change the rules of the game. When the situation gets heated, attorneys may find their professional ethics at risk as an opponent’s advocacy of their client’s interest leads to obstructive behavior. This CLE course will teach attorneys how to address and maintain their professional ethics in real-life situations, where bending the rules may seem the only way to protect a client. The course will use real life examples, one from Florida and one from Georgia, to i... Read More

    Total Credits
    2
    Incl. 1.8 Ethics

    Price: $55

  • Description: Preparing a client for litigation might seem like basic knowledge, yet many attorneys’ approach to this preparation is inefficient, ineffective and superficial, often ignoring the client’s fears and not taking into account their intellectual capacity. This CLE course will explain how to properly prepare a clean for deposition, trial and mediation using cutting-edge proven techniques and strategies. The course will pay special attention to clients’ anxieties and enable them to foresee what is t... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Wage hour employment practices face increased scrutiny by federal and state labor departments. This CLE course will provide strategies for in-house counsel and HR directors to ensure that employment practices can withstand scrutiny. The course will help prepare you for an audit or lawsuit and offer a course of action to strengthen procedures and policies should your company fall under investigation. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Conducting your business honestly and with integrity are keys to success. Utilizing the Illinois Rules of Conduct as a framework, this informative CLE course examines the typical mistakes made by newer attorneys, how to preemptively prevent them and address them after the fact. The course will explain common issues that arise with supervising attorneys, clients and opposing counsel. Fee setting, the management of trust accounts and case law related to marketing, multi-jurisdictional practice,... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Catastrophes – whether man-made or natural – are an ever-present reality. As a result, an understanding of insurance law is critical knowledge for corporate attorneys. Presented by Arnold F. Mascali, attorney and risk management specialist, this CLE program will offer an overview to the fundamental concepts of property insurance law as well as a more in-depth review of the complexities of insurance related to business disruptions as a result of catastrophe. The course will cover policy terms,... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: This CLE program takes a deep dive into the strategies of client communication. Though client communication may seem inherent to what we do as lawyers, this program will encourage you to rethink and reevaluate your approach to interacting with the people you serve. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Beyond the rules and regulations for advertising campaigns on a national scale, global campaigns fall under an entirely different framework. This CLE course will address topics related to global campaigns including the use of influencers, how to conduct sweepstakes and contests and launching social media campaigns. Tips and strategies for working with local counsel in multiple countries will all be presented. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Presented by a panel of lawyers representing six countries, this CLE course provides a thorough review of issues related to trademark, copyright and publicity issue rights as they apply to social media and internet ad campaigns on a global scale, The course will present the application of jurisdiction in online campaigns as well as requests for consent in user-generated content. whether it is permissible to require contest entrants to relinquish their rights will also be discussed. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Amidst all of the controversy over immigration today, it seems we rarely hear about issues that concern the way in which immigration serves specific populations. This CLE course will focus on immigration as it relates to people with special needs as well as their families and will explore ways in which practitioners may serve their clients as they encounter the various situations that typically arise. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Gregory Boyd and Daniel M. Goldberg of Frankfurt Kurnit, in partnership with the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB), present a fascinating CLE course on the most pressing privacy issues related to video games and online advertising. Intended for lawyers and laypeople, the course will explain the impact of the GDPR on online advertising as well as projections of the impact of the California Consumer Privacy Act which goes hand-in-hand with the increased focus of regulators, consumer adv... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: At the young age of 27, Benjamin Ferencz was assigned what would be the pivotal case of his career, and a turning point in the international legal system – the Nuremberg Trials – where as Chief Prosecutor he successfully convicted 22 Nazi defendants for their participation in the murder of millions of victims during World War II. In this riveting CLE course, Ferencz celebrates his 100th birthday and a lifetime of devotion to the international criminal justice system, while looking at the evoluti... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Working in a start-up is so ubiquitous today that it says almost no one works in established businesses anymore. Perhaps because news of a start-ups raging, unforeseen success often clouds that of the many that fail and fold. Is it because the idea behind the start-up is flawed? Maybe. But there’s no question that many cannot take off simply because of lack of business skills and experience. In this CLE course, you will learn how attorneys can help position start-ups to grow and manage their b... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Sports is a multi-billion dollar business and today’s market is as competitive as ever. This CLE course, presented by Robert Boland, J.D., Athletics Integrity Officer at Penn State University, will examine the most critical aspects of sports contracts and the many legal areas where they may crossover. The course will look at the contracts as they relate to collectively bargained player agreements such as with the NBA, MLB, NFL and NHL as well as those agreements that include personal services... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Betting on sports is as old as the games themselves, but the legality of sports betting seems to require constant updates. The most recent came in May 2018 when the Supreme Court, in Murphy v. NCAA, effectively struck down the Professional & Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), making legalized sports betting potentially legal in every state. Presented by Robert Boland, J.D., Athletics Integrity Officer at Penn State University, this timely and fascinating CLE course will present the potenti... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Taxes, both state and local, for captive insurance is gaining increased interest from state departments as a tool to generate revenue. But these taxes are not widely understood. This CLE course will provide captive insurance professionals a comprehensive overview of the basics of income and franchise taxes, sale and use taxes and how they may be applicable to different types of captive insurance taxes. Designed to help skilled practitioners stay up-to-date on the legal and regulatory issues surr... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Exploring captives structuring techniques within the framework of recent cases brought to tax court, this CLE course will introduce corporate attorneys to how captive insurance companies operate on the basis of the profitability that captives provide to their affiliate groups. The course will also examine the ways in which captive insurance can be used to minimize costs for healthcare benefits and workers’ compensation plans. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Precedence is a key factor in court rulings, so how should attorneys deal with claims that may seem without precedent? Using Piatek v. Happiest Hour, wherein a business ejected a customer for wearing a Make America Great Again hat, as a springboard, this CLE course will offer tips and strategies for persuasive legal writing and oral advocacy in defending cases of this nature. Through a thorough examination of this case and others like it, the course will explain how these types of cases may be f... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: While there is no shortage of modern texts of legal ethics, there is another source for codes of responsibility that goes back centuries. In fact, ancient Jewish legal texts contain crucial lessons in attorney behavior. In this CLE course, Professor Michael Avi Helfand, Esq. of Pepperdine University School of Law analyzes these sources and offers an ancient, and yet new perspective on today’s legal ethics. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: A Beit Din (Rabbinical court of law) operates under the legal system of Biblical law, which involves examination of both ancient and modern texts. In this CLE course, a well-known rabbinical court judge and director of Beth Din of America, New York’s rabbinical court, will explain the relevance of secular law to these proceedings. The course uses an actual case arbitrated and mediated through Beit Din to explain the process and the procedural issues of the Beit Din court. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The interplay between Jewish law as implemented by the Beth Din (rabbinical court) and secular law is a fascinating topic of study. This CLE course will explain the unique features of a Jewish divorce, the requirements of the ketuba (Jewish marriage agreement document) as well as its financial ramifications and the process of marriage dissolution through a Get (writ of divorce). The presentation will explain the requirements for divorce under Jewish law, including mutual participation of both... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: According to Jewish law, disputes among Jews should be mediated through a Beit Din (house of law), a specific rabbinical forum designed for this purpose. This CLE course, presented by an expert in Jewish law, will explain the complexities involved in selecting an appropriate forum. The course also includes a presentation by the director of the Beth Din of America, the New York rabbinical court, who will review the court process used in a Beit Din and use actual case law to explain how cases ar... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Regardless of how contemporary a case may seem, decisions made in rabbinical courts are determined through the examination and implementation of both ancient and modern texts of Jewish law. However, rabbinical law takes into account that business deals will be made and conducted in accordance with local law. This CLE course, presented by an arbitrator and administrative attorney of Beth Din of America, New York’s rabbinical court, will explain the role of secular law and local custom as they a... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: A fascinating CLE course that deals with the gap between religious law and societal norms, the issue of contemporary court testimony from individuals barred from such practice in Biblical law will be explored and discussed. Presented by a religious arbitration law expert from Pepperdine University School of Law, the course will explain how Jewish justice operates within the context of rabbinical court proceedings. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Real estate, unlike liquid assets, is not necessarily divided 50/50 in a divorce. The process of dividing and distributing real property between spouses is therefore quite complex, and fraught with peril. Who keeps the marital home? How are the proceeds of a sale divided? What factors are considered in determining whether a sale, buyout or deferred sale is equitable? All this and more will be discussed in the comprehensive CLE course on the various statutory factors considered in the division... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Current technologies, as well as developing systems, can offer many solutions for practitioners who provide estate planning services. While some are already in use, albeit in a limited way, others have just recently begun to be adapted, and even those are not necessarily making full use of their applicability in creating a more efficient and creative format for clients. This CLE course, presented by Betsy Ehrenberg of Legacy Concierge, will present various software solutions to help attorneys... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Highlighting the key elements that go into a successful trial outcome, this CLE course, presented by two of America’s most experienced trial lawyers, will explain the whys and how tos that must be adhered to. The course will reveal tips and strategies for ensuring and avoiding specific things that can make or break any jury trial and include practical suggestions from real trials to sharpen and improve your skills. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: The concept of implicit bias, the stereotypes or attitudes that unconsciously impact our actions, decisions and understanding, is a subject of considerable study today. Formed by ones culture, experiences, society, media exposure or other element, it is often a reliable indicator of how a person will behave, even if that behavior runs counter to their explicit values. This CLE course will explore the impact of implicit bias on the workplace as well as present strategies for addressing the issu... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: No matter how unsolvable a dispute may seem, taking it to court opens up both sides of a litigation to potential legal pitfalls. With disputes related to departing employees, employee theft and unlawful competition, the initial actions taken by a client before they file suit can be critical to the eventual outcome. This CLE course offers an explanation of these initial steps, or “litigation pregame” and how to best manage this phase of a dispute to best position oneself for a successful litigati... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Competency and mental health evaluations may be required for some immigration cases, whether they are in the midst of proceedings or being held in an ICE detention center. This CLE course will help immigration defense attorneys understand the challenges and issues regarding evaluations, and the concerns these raise based on the Matter of M-A-M case. The course will also identify major psychiatric diagnoses and how to counter prosecutors’ claims of malingering, or faking a diagnosis. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Crimmigation, a key element to today’s immigration defense, asks for consideration in contending with crime and illegal activity in immigration cases. This CLE course will explain how to present these issues, and how they differ from hardship issues in 601 waiver petitions. The course will explain the use of Mitigation in this regard, along the same vein as criminal defense lawyers’ use of mitigation in the defense of a client’s criminal activity. The course will explain how and when to use miti... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Offering a comprehensive overview of the significant bank regulatory laws beginning in the Great Depression and stretching through to the 2010 Dodd Frank Act, this CLE course will explain all aspects of bank regulation in the US. The course will explain the state and federal agencies that have jurisdiction over banks and a variety of the regulatory compliance requirements including Dodd Frank Act requirements. Trends in governmental enforcement action against banks, recurring cycles of deregulat... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Marketing around sporting events is a well-known and often powerful tool in media planning. But recent incidents have shown that even experienced marketers can find themselves in legal trouble when implementing marketing campaigns around sporting events. Such issues may arise from a misunderstanding of governing body rules, changing intellectual property rules, local practices and culture and other missteps can damage and sometimes sever relationships and lead to costly disputes. This CLE course... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The protection of one’s personal data has gained a lot of attention recently. In the EU, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was passed as a means of protecting its citizens. Passed in April 2016, it impacts any entity with online interests, regardless of whether it is in the EU or not. This CLE course will provide a comprehensive overview of the law and its history, as well as discuss notable cases and news since it became enforceable in 2018. The extent of its impact and the potentia... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code is a complicated yet comprehensive set of rules governing the rules for loan foreclosure. This CLE course will explain the four basic methods to accomplish this including when a lender requires that all loans be secured all the personal property of the borrower. The course will explain how a lender making a loan may create security interest in collateral whose loan goes into default must also foreclose its security interest, all of which is governed by Ar... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: As the rate of the divorce seems to be on an endless climb, the importance of understanding matrimonial law in becomes that much more imperative. This CLE course will provide a comprehensive and informative introduction to matrimonial law in New York State and will cover all issues of divorce, regardless of whether the parties meet residency requirements applicable to the signing of the Judgment of Divorce. Relating both the legal issues and practical strategy, the course will provide practical... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Mental illness is often considered a mitigating factor in criminal cases. This fascinating and informative CLE course will explore the mitigation strategies for clients suffering from Borderline Personality Disorder, one of the least understood yet critically important mental illnesses in criminal defense cases. Presented by attorney and forensic expert Dr. Mark Silver, the course will explain the criteria for the diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder, present nation-wide statistics and e... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The concern over future changes to the tax code, combined with the recent changes made in the Jobs Cut Tax Act of 2017 and developments such as the Wacker case and its impact on self-settled trusts have impacted trust planning across the income spectrum. This CLE course will review planning techniques, from the creative and cutting-edge to the straightforward and standard, that will help you better serve your clients in the current environment. The uses of non-grantor trusts for income tax and o... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: This riveting and timely CLE course discusses the impact of psychological analysis on factual analysis, and how criminal lawyers can utilize the humanizing process to gain better outcomes for their clients in criminal cases. Presented by attorney and forensic expert Dr. mark Silver, the course is designed for seasoned as well as starting attorneys, and offers insight into the various criteria and strategies to employ, particularly during the pre-sentence and pre-plea stage of representation, to... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: As legal funding has become an accepted if controversial method for client, attorney and case financing, legislation and guidelines have begun to spring up in states across the country. This CLE course, presented by Jeffrey Rubin, Esq., a legal funding specialist, will present the origins of legal funding and how it is used, particularly in New York State, Maine, Ohio and Minnesota. The course will explore the ethical conflicts that result from boilerplate contracts and high interest as well as... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The issue of emerging contaminants in our drinking water is a fascinating and relatively new area of environmental law. This CLE course will begin with a focus on efforts to protect our supplies of drinking water under the Safe Drinking Water Act, a federal statute regulated many, but not all, of these contaminants. In fact, there is an entirely unregulated segment called emerging contaminants. Presented by New York environmental attorneys James Rigano, Nicholas Rigano and Alyse Delle Fave, the... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Under the bright glare of media attention and with the potential for stiff penalties and long-term incarceration, federal criminal trials are no place for newbies. It takes practice and experience, as well as intensive preparation and a solid strategy, to successfully navigate the process. Presented by Alex Spiro and Kayla Feld of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, this CLE course will examine: • The stages of the federal criminal trial • Jury selection strategies • Tips... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: In comparison with litigating commercial cases in court, business arbitration and mediation hold a number of important benefits, but taking advantage of them requires familiarity with Alternative Dispute Resolution. This CLE course, presented by experienced business dispute resolution attorney, commercial arbitrator and mediator and trainer of new and experienced neutrals, will provide a thorough understanding of business-to-business ADR as well as provide insights and answer questions about the... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: It has been quite a long time since national borders were a factor in advertising as the web and social media have made marketing a global endeavor. This CLE course, co-sponsored by the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance, will provide a thorough review of the many rules and regulations governing global advertising, specifically as they relate to marketing to consumers in Russia. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Gender discrimination and gender diversity has perhaps never been more center-stage. This CLE course will take an attorneys view of the issue and discuss them in terms of the legal profession. The course will explain pay equity in law firms, sexual harassment issues and how diversity can be improved in law firms. Practical, effective steps by individuals and organizations can take to increase diversity and avoid inappropriate sexual conduct in light of the lessons we’ve learned in the #MeToo and... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: Ethical guidelines are straightforward in principle, but when they need to apply to real-world litigation, it can become more complicated. Between the pressure applied by clients and that of the myriad malpractice cases compounded by the quick responses required by modern technology, it’s critical to understand the rules and laws and how to maneuver within them. To address these issues, Frankfurt Kurnit is hosting a Litigations Ethics Summit as a complimentary CLE course designed for corporate c... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: Minimizing a client’s exposure to risk in advance of a risk presenting itself is a key role for any attorney. Asset protection is just one method of doing so. This CLE course will present planning strategies and solutions whether with business entities, or domestic and foreign trusts. The course will explain how to properly structure asset protection to shield clients using protective measures which anticipate potential issues. Potential protection structures, creditor solutions and issues relat... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Even after years of legislation and nation-wide public awareness, people with disabilities still often find themselves in situations where accessibility was not taken into account. This has resulted in thousands of lawsuits in federal court in the last year, many of them in New York, under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) alleging inaccessibility in public buildings. This riveting CLE will be presenting by a panel of speakers who will address the rise in this type of litigation and prov... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: This CLE course will provide a comprehensive overview of the management and valuation of tangible personal property in trusts and estates. The course will define the scope of what property entails and explain how appraisals are conducted and their purposes, factors affecting valuation, authenticity, title, provenance and material regulation, determining qualified appraisers including those approved by IRS standards, the function of IRS Art Advisory Panels, and fractional interest. The course w... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: It is common to depose all parties to a litigation, particularly in personal injury and wrongful death suits. This CLE course will provide attorneys with the necessary skills to use adverse witnesses to help prove the plaintiff’s case while undermining the defense. The course will explain how to prepare for and conduct an effective deposition including issues of form and style. Different types of personal injury cases, handling various witness types and obstructive defense counsel will all be ad... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: There are three agreements that are critical for attorneys representing comic book creators – the services agreement, the publishing agreement and the motion picture option/purchase agreement. With the help of veteran comic book publishing attorneys, this CLE course will explain best practices for negotiating these types of agreements from the negotiation to the drafting stage and also stage mock negotiations for participants. The course will also take into account specific issues such as page r... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: More and more, law firm retainers agreements have included advance conflict of interest waivers. In this comprehensive CLE course, leading ethics attorney Ronald Minkoff, who also heads the Professional Responsibility Group at Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, P.C., will explain these increasingly popular waivers as well as how they are used now as well as their history in New York and across the country, what they mean, the Rules of Professional Conduct which govern them, relevant case studies, et... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: The comic book business is a serious enterprise and representing comic book industry clients includes a variety of issues that attorneys need to know. This CLE course will address these issues and track the client\attorney relationship from concept through agreement. The course will present intellectual property issues, agreements for service, collaboration and publishing. The course will also explain what publishers tend to seek out in a comic book property as well as licensing issues and legal... Read More

    General Credits
    4

    Price: $81

  • Description: Ethical codes of conduct for attorneys are quote strict and often pose challenging dilemmas, particularly when the clients are the ones causing them. This CLE course will review these codes and present potential dilemmas attorneys may face including perjury by a client, social media exposure and scams regarding settlement money entrusting to a firm. The course will provide tips and strategies for preventing and managing these and other potential dilemmas. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The complexity involved in nursing home cases may surprise you. This CLE course will explain how to successfully prepare in the weeks leading up to a trial including requirements for admitting evidence, using demonstratives, case organization and how to effectively implement technology. The course will present a variety of strategic and logistic concerns. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Voter rights and legislation is one of the key issues that has guided the principles of freedom in America throughout history. One of its landmarks is the Voting Rights Act of 1965. This riveting CLE course will explain this act and how it fits into the context of voter rights legislation including the 15th amendment, rights denied to certain segments of the population and the events leading up to the passing of the act. The course will conclude with a discussion of the vigilance necessary to pr... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Compliance with FMLA can be a complex process that can trip up even the most seasoned HR professional. This CLE course will present an in-depth checklist, including step-by-step procedures, to ensure an understanding of compliance obligations, how to meet and administer them in the workplace. The course will provide a fully comprehensive understanding of the legal requirements of the FMLA as they relate to leaves of absences and benefits including leave eligibility, definitions of key terms such... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Multi-state employers face tremendous challenges in creating employee handbooks. With laws that vary by state, organizations doing business across the country must ensure compliance with all state laws as well as federal laws regarding workplace compliance. This CLE course will focus on drafting employee handbooks that protect businesses in every state they operate. The course will highlight the most common legal pitfalls as well as critical policies and disclaimers to include and those that can... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: To ensure compliance and prevent liability, updating employee handbooks should be an annual activity as federal, state and local laws may have changed. This CLE course will explain the protections your employee handbook must include to shield you in the coming year. The course will include a discussion of final rules of injunction, telecommuting under the ADAAA, accommodations for pregnant employees, drug-free policies in light of medicinal marijuana laws, paid parental leaves and much more. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Moderated by UWWM mediator and special magistrate Jeffrey M. Fleming, this CLE presentation explains how to maintain ethical standards and civil discourse during mediations, specifically those that arise from class and mass actions. The course will be presented by Rodney Max, a principal with Upchurch Watson White and Max Mediation Group, and UWWM mediator Steven Jaffe. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Providing a comprehensive overview of copyright infringement, this CLE course will discuss the importance of registration, unsure defense and fair use as well as actual damages and profits. The course will review liability for employee action, the avoidance of liability and the use of independent contractors. Addressing both theoretical and practical implications, the course will discuss the protection of assets in the event of infringement, ownership entity structures for copyrights, collecti... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Misunderstanding can cause untold harm to the attorney client relationship – harm that retainer agreements seek to prevent. In that sense, retainer agreements present a critical step that attorneys can take to protect themselves from legal and ethical issues. This CLE course will explain these agreements, what they should include, how emerging technology impacts them, billing practices and when special precautions or clauses are relevant. The course will deal with broad guidelines and clause spe... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: Witness depositions are fraught with potential pitfalls and preparation is critical. This CLE course provides a comprehensive overview of tips and strategies for preparing and presenting a witness for deposition, particularly personal injury plaintiffs. Best practices for ensuring witness readiness for a successful outcome will be presented. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The legal victories of the LGBT community in recent years is startling. And yet, one subset of this community is still being largely ignored – the elderly. An integral part of the fight for their rights for decades, elder care for LGBT seniors has barely advanced at all. In this enlightening and timely CLE course, Jared Reynolds explain the many issues, legal and non-legal, that LGBT seniors are subject and susceptible to and offer advice on how attorneys can address these issues and become ad... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The most important factor in any trial may be the opening statement. Framing all that is to come, trial success virtually depends on it. This CLE course will help maximize the effectiveness of your opening argument and teach you case framing techniques such as risks, rules, right way, what happened here, harms/losses, attacking defense and damages. Case studies will be provided. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Typically more cost-efficient and less combative, commercial arbitration begins with a formal agreement between parties to a commercial transaction. Unfortunately, arbitration clauses have been relegated to boilerplate status and are often ignored. This CLE course, presented by business law specialist Richard Waxman whose vast experience in arbitration makes him the ideal presenter, will provide an overview of the commercial arbitration process and related clauses. The course will then provide a... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The always agreed to but rarely read Terms of Use or Terms of Service purport to act as a contract between a website sponsor and the user. The contract is essential to website sponsors, particularly to those where goods are sold, but are only enforceable under specific conditions. This 3 part CLE course will begin with the contractual terms that muse be included in the Terms of Use and will then briefly discuss procedures to ensure the Terms of use are effective under precedents of the federal d... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Getting something for nothing is rare. And yet, sometimes there are benefits to offering something for nothing. This CLE course will explain the benefits of providing free consultations to potential clients and the many strategies and potential pitfalls in doing so. The course will explain the advantages of consultations as a means to advance your business and your future attorney/client relationship. The course will explain how to plan and conduct the consultation to ensure success for you and... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act is a consumer credit protection whose goal is to promote fairness with regard to debt collection. Violations of the act are more common than you might think. This CLE course will explain the act as well as how to educate clients on potential violations. The course will review best practices in both listening to and advising clients on how they can protect themselves and fight the credit companies in instances of violation. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: As people switch to online banking, the use of wire transfer payments has risen as well. With a focus on both consumer and commercial payments, this CLE course will review issues related to payments made by or through banks. Claims against banks concerning these payments as well as defenses banks may use against such claims. Laws with regard to payments through Federal Reserve Banks as well as government regulations concerning internet gambling will all be discussed. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: This informative CLE course will begin with a general overview of trusts and the concepts that are common to standard trusts. The course will then advance to more complex topics such as revoking irrevocable trusts, retaining control through trust protectors, special needs planning, trust flexibility and asset protection planning. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Media scrutiny of law enforcement actions is at an all-time high. No matter your stand, issues of use of force and related controversies are critical for anyone who sues, defends or advises law enforcement. This CLE course will cover all of these issues as well as recent trends, controversies and resources under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. Recent decisions on qualified immunity as it relates to District of Columbia v. Wesby and Kisela v. Hughes as well as 5 other upcoming cases will be studied. In addit... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Before an attorney determines how to tackle a case, there are a series of question he must ask himself. What is the case about? What would define a win? Perhaps even more important are the questions he must pose to witnesses. This CLE course will address these and other pressing questions that are critical to a successful outcome. Direct examination, cross examination and hostile witness declarations will also be discussed. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: A slew of new rules and regulations over the past year in recruiting and retaining global talent has put constraints on an increasingly competitive hiring market. This CLE course will explain how to understand the new market and anticipate the year ahead with regard to the recruitment environment. The course will explain the recent laws, executive orders and USCIS policy shifts that may have a defining impact of work visa, H-1B visas, business-related travel and overseas enforcement. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Landlord tenant relationships are fraught with pitfalls. This CLE course aims to identify the most pressing of the issues that may befall landlord tenant relationships and offer practical advice in addresses them. The course addresses strategies for landlord risk management such as screening potential tenants, and security deposits while offering tips to implement these options without risk of discrimination claims and penalties. Key lease provisions for effective remedies and enforcement as wel... Read More

    Total Credits
    2
    Incl. 1 Ethics

    Price: $65

  • Description: The ethical issues related to cannabis are many, and rising. With a review of emerging issues in the realm of ethics, whether at the federal or state level as well as New York’s recent guidance on attorney ethics, and specific aspects of the ABA, this CLE course provides the most comprehensive overview of the issues at stake. The course will also present scenarios which provide the distinction between business and legal advice and explains the use of an engagement letter, retainer agreements and... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: With cannabis being regulated in a variety of states, investors are scrambling to understand the complexities of this new industry. This CLE course will explain the many investment opportunities presented by the cannabis industry and how they fit into current trends in mergers and acquisitions. Regulatory issues, banking 280E and lack of research will be discussed as well as issues related primarily to Canada and its push toward post-legalizations initiatives. The presenters will also explain ta... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Just as there can only be one captain of a ship, any corporation or LLC with more than one owner needs a prescribed chain of command, ideally pre-arranged and in written terms. This written agreement must set forth terms regarding governance of the company, how managerial decisions will be made, and by whom. Included in these agreements are also buy/sell terms, particularly relevant in the case of death, disability, retirement, etc. Presented in two parts by corporate specialist Richard Waxman,... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Beginning with an overview of insurance in general, this CLE course then zeroes in how the various players in a typical insurance situation relate to insurance in the cannabis industry. The course will explain the options available to attorneys when advising clients and how to distinguish between the various types of insurance required by the cannabis industry and the niches within it. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The use of cannabis for medicinal purposes is now legal in many states, making it essential knowledge for practitioners. Presented by Dr. Bernie Lee, one of New York’s leading experts in the subject, this CLE course will begin with basic medical knowledge of cannabis and the endocannabinoid system. Dr. Lee will explain the effect of THC and CBD on the body, the differentiation between the two and its impact on the regulation of cannabis as a medicine. Patricia Heer, Esq., will then present th... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Beginning with a historical overview of US cannabis law from the beginning of the 20th century to the present day, this informative CLE course will highlight milestones that were crucial in shaping policy, public perception, and evolving regulations. The course will review the wide variety of claims made over the years in the drive to reclassify cannabis as well the somewhat confusing judicial decisions in recent years. The course will also present possible future litigation issues. The course w... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Marijuana in the workplace is just one of the challenges facing the legalization of cannabis. This course will review the statistics of workplace marijuana use and the various contradictory rules regarding federal and state employee protections. Employer obligations for the use of medical marijuana as well as strategies for employment policies, will all be presented. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: This timely CLE course provides much needed updates on market regulation priorities as well as current initiatives and rule-making. The course will help you to understand market regulations initiatives and priorities, FINRA’s market regulation examination priorities and disciplinary action regarding equities, fixed income and options markets. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: With New York’s Compassionate Care Act and New Jersey’s Compassionate Use Act both poised for expansion, an in-depth view of both of these programs as well as the potential impact of the changes they may undergo, is essential. This CLE course will begin with an in-depth explanation of each as well as additional qualifying conditions, product line additions and the potential for additional registered dispensaries. The course will also explain the impact of the various legislation expansions a... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Designed to guide attendees on best practices for supervising private security transactions and monitoring outside business activities, this CLE course presented by FINRA panelists will also address common OBA deficiencies found during examinations. Procedures for identifying, documenting and disclosing OBA’s as well as rule changes for OBA’s and PST’s will be discussed. The course will help attendees understand the myriad challenges presented by OBA’s and PST’s and how to monitor and supervise... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Pending bills in New York and New Jersey related to taxation and legalization of cannabis are poised to have a striking impact on the medical industry. This CLE course will explain both New York’s pending Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA) and the pending legalization bill in New Jersey as well as the issues that stand in the way of legalization. The course will provide a view of what an inclusive, regulated cannabis industry would mean and differentiate between legalization and decrim... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The cannabis business and its related assets is becoming a lucrative venture. This CLE course will explain intellectual property law as it relates to trademarks, copyrights, patents and licensing and which types of cannabis businesses fall within the parameters of trademark protection. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: From college student activist to small business entrepreneur, lobbyist and policy writer for Colorado’s groundbreaking legalization bill, Commissioner Shaleen Title has had a storied history, all of which brought her to her current role as Commissioner of the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission. In this riveting CLE course, she will explain the origins of the commission and the complexity of the political and economic structure within which regulations are built. Commissioner Title will r... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: FINRA cycle examinations can be nerve-wracking. Be prepared with this comprehensive CLE course on the most deficiencies noted during examinations and best practices for taking corrective action and updating compliance procedures. The course will discuss the most common findings in regulatory areas, identify controls and processes to address deficiencies and evaluate regulatory areas that require attention. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Focused specifically on medium and large firms, this CLE course addresses common deficiencies uncovered FINRA examination and proactive measures that can be taken in response to exam recommendations. Senior staff explain the exam process, how to facilitate it and best practices when undergoing the process. The course will explain techniques to strengthen the current compliance program and prepare for your next examination. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: This fascinating and timely CLE course provides guidance on suspicious activity monitoring and investigations in anti-money laundering. Panelists will provide a firm understanding of the AML regulations and program requirements, best practices for identifying and reporting suspicious activity, evaluate firm procedures and stay updated on AML regulations expectations. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: FINRA’s newly restructured Enforcement department, its workings and the various enforcement groups comprised will be the focus of this informative CLE course. The course will highlight recently-implemented changes to business processes and trends in enforcement as well as the principles that guide them. Panelists will present crucial settlements that illustrate FINRA’s top priorities, offer guidance on regulatory and compliance procedures and provide insight on managing enforcement investigation... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Designed to provide insight on implementing an effective risk-based branch office inspection office, this CLE course will explain FINRA’s Member Regulation Department approach to executed examinations, provide strategies for preparing for and learning from exams and explain how FINRA uses tools and technology to support and modernize the risk-based examination framework. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Panelists for this CLE course will present key issues regarding compliance with the suitability rule and provide advice on how firms and registered representatives can better analyze customers in order to do so. The course will discuss industry trends and how they intersect with suitability requirements such as senior customers, IRA rollovers, concentration levels, online recommendations and sales of complex products. The panelists will compare and contrast how broker-dealers use different busin... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Alternative investments, REIT’s and private placements as well as their features, characteristics, rules and potential for risk will all be discussed in this informative CLE course. Guidance on how firms can ensure compliance with their due diligence and supervisory obligations will be reviewed and panelists will explain the features of the newest and most popular forms of these products and how they can be used to diversify a portfolio. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: In this CLE course, industry practitioners will offer their experiences during FINRA cycle examinations, the corrective action taken and compliance procedures and practices based on their experiences. The course will provide expert guidance on preparing for the examination, the common deficiencies to be aware of, the examination process itself and how to facilitate it, and how to initiate procedural controls in response to the most common deficiencies noted. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Regulators on the front lines of securities fraud offer information on current fraud schemes and potential threats in this riveting CLE course. The course will explain how to identify potential dangers associated with financial fraud and who to turn to when you suspect fraud. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Compliance professionals face a myriad of challenges as the separation of business and compliance supervision roles becomes more complicated. In the CLE course, FINRA staff will be joined by industry practitioners to discuss how firms are re-defining the rules of supervisors and compliance personnel and the three lines of defense and their application to the risk model. The course will compare the first two lines of defense and explain how firms can create a culture of compliance. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The senior citizen demographic grows each year and planning for the later stages in life has taken on new urgency as the population lives longer. This CLE course, joined by representatives from regulatory agencies, is designed to help you address the needs and concerns of seniors and soon-to-be seniors including diminished capacity, protection from financial abuse and other issues. The course will explain how to handle calls from seniors, plan for the possibility of cognitive impairment, importa... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Taxation related to overseas investment in an ever-evolving legal issue. This CLE course will explain inbound taxation – foreigners investing or doing business in the US – as well as the applicable income taxes and ownership structures for non-resident aliens. The course will also cover pre-immigration planning, FIRPTA and the various changes to international taxation as a result of the new tax act. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Hone your deposition skills in this CLE workshop designed to smooth client relationships and provide you with greater control over witness and adversary outcomes. Using the proven strategies presented in this CLE course, you will achieve an insight into how leading professional conduct depositions for more consistently positive outcomes. By drawing your attention to opportunities often wasted in discovery and learning to capitalize on them as well as integrating controlling law, practical and e... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Over the past few years, New Jersey has seen a drastic rise in defaults and delays on loan obligations and mortgage payments for commercial properties. This CLE course will focus on the wide variety of issues confronting banks, commercial lenders, loan holders and private investors and how they can protect their security interests by instituting foreclosure proceedings. These proceedings function to recover properties at issue and initiate proceedings to secure debt payments. The course will r... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: From John Gotti to O.J. Simpson, there is no shortage of high profile cases involving defendants the public loves to hate. And right there by their side, is the defense attorney no one can understand. How can they defend such obvious criminals? In this fascinating CLE course, acclaimed attorneys Ben Brafman, John Lauro and Jeffrey Schwartz will explain how to launch a defense of such notorious public figures. The course will explain how an attorney makes the determination to take on such a case... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Divorces and foreclosure cases often go hand-in-hand. With the recent changes to divorce law, compounded by the changes to child support that took effect, the impact on foreclosure is manifold. This CLE course will explain what every divorce attorney needs to know about foreclosure and what every consumer debtor practitioner needs to know about divorce. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Given the great disparity in negotiating power and the method by which franchise documents are drafted, franchisees are notoriously at a disadvantage. This course will look at the relevant federal and state laws and advise attorneys representing franchisees pre-sale, in-term and post-term. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The ethical boundaries of social media, with its constantly expanding and evolving landscape, is critical to an attorney’s knowledge base both in evidence collection and case investigations. This CLE course will review relevant issues including pretexting, wire taps, social media subpoenas and third-party discovery along with traditional investigations and the ethical considerations attorneys and law firms may face. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: Designed for young as well as newly admitted lawyers to the New Jersey State bar, this CLE course will offer an introduction to the rules governing the format, style and content for written submission to the state and federal courts of New Jersey. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: With a focus on the high rate of temporary estate tax exemptions, this informative CLE course will explain why Domestic Asset Protection Trusts (DAPT’s) are a critical planning tool and how they can be used to increase early use of exemptions. The course will explore the logic begins such use for income and estate tax purposes in today’s planning environment. Using the Toni 1 Trust v. Wacker case as an example, the course will explain available options such as solvency affidavits and searches... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: This CLE course will explain how legal standards of fiduciary duty are adaptable to the capital markets and financial services industry. Presented by attorney Norman Arnoff, the course will review tips and strategies to protect against legal action including documentation, informed consent and reporting as well as aspects of legal malpractice including: • Attorney client relationships • Breach of duty of care • Cognizable economic damages (not unquantifiable damages) •... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: This CLE course will offer a comparative view of private foundations and donor advised funds. The course will present what each entity is, its purpose and the advantages and disadvantages of each. The impact of the current tax code and other laws, as well as foreseen changes, will also be discussed. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The aging of the population has only exacerbated the prohibitive cost of long term care. This CLE course will explain the latest developments in Elder Law and Medicaid Planning including eligibility and strategies for asset protection. The tax consequences, including income and estate taxes and exemptions, of Medicaid Trusts will also be discussed as well as real property transfers, liquid assets and basis issues. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: The new tax laws will not be kind to charitable giving, and the impact on donations may be severe. This CLE course, designed, for donors, planners and fundraisers, will explain the Tax Cut Jobs Act of 2017 and its impact on charitable giving. The course will review strategies for all tiers of donors to maintain their giving level and how development managers should reframe their requests in light of the new laws. The course will review: • Bunching deductions • IRA distributions for... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Client consultations are the idea venue to gain client trust as well as gather information that might be helpful at trial, particularly in the emotionally-charged atmosphere of family law. This CLE course, focused primarily on divorce, custody, child and spousal support and equitable distribution issues, will explore the issues related to representing clients dealing with these issues. The course will provide advice and guidelines for winning the client, identifying and resolving issues and deve... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Social media campaigns have dramatically changed the world of advertising on an international scale. This CLE course, presented by attorneys from across the world, will present the use of influencers, global contests and sweepstakes and the myriad issues facing advertisers conducting social media campaigns. Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Small firm and solo practitioners face additional challenges in staying informed of ethical rules and considerations for attorneys without the organizational, administrative and legal support of larger firms. This CLE course, designed specifically for small and solo practitioners will present real life situations involving ethical dilemmas and legal malpractice claims and explore how to navigate issues and hypotheticals. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    3

    Price: $95

  • Description: Ten years ago almost no one had heard of virtual currency, but today, blockchain and smart contracts are part of everyday lingo. But how many people truly understand what these are, and how they are impacting financial institutions and transactions. This CLE course will explain, in layman’s terms, how virtual currency works, what it is and the legal and regulatory issues involved. The course will present uses of distributor ledger technology beyond its use to record virtual currency transactions... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: This CLE course, designed to provide advisors with the broadest range of solution to tax issues, particular as they relate to real estate holdings, will present how various tax solutions maybe impact their decisions. The course will explain how to utilize knowledge of the income tax, gift tax and estate tax treatments to guide their clients. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The tax cut of 2017 created requirements in the area of transfer tax law and estate planning. This CLE course will explain those requirements and define the three critical steps necessary as well as pitfalls to avoid. The course will explain the use of irrevocable trusts to protect assets in case of divorce as well as asset protection planning, advanced trust and offshore structures and the protection of specific assets such as retirement, residences and others. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: With a focus on the basic principles of liability for personal injury or death of a passenger on an international flight, Christopher B. Kende, Cozen O’Connor Member and Adjunct Professor of Transportation and Maritime Law at Brooklyn Law School, will offer an overview of treaties and agreements as they relate to international air carrier liability. Following the Montreal Convention, the course will review liability requirements, applicable terms, damages and potential liability defenses. The co... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Specialty insurance products are a useful tool to protect clients against potential tax liability in order to finance alternative assets or as a form of balance sheet capital for certain regulated companies. In this informative CLE course, Kenneth R. Pierce will discuss this issue as well as Reps and Warranties insurance to facilitate mergers and acquisitions. Pierce will provide case studies and transaction diagrams to illustrate novel ways to utilize insurance for a variety of purposes and pro... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, signed into law on December 2017, made sweeping changes in both personal and estate tax rules. It leaves no area of planning unaffected and impacts everything from charitable giving, choice of entity and itemized tax deductions to asset protection, trust income tax planning and trust structure. This CLE course is designed to explain the many provisions of the new act and review estate planning, new drafting concepts for trusts, and how to target a client’s specific nee... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act dramatically overhauled the tax rules across the board. A sweeping bill that impacts business and personal taxes and affects every aspect of estate planning including: • asset protection • charitable giving • choice of entity • itemized deduction planning • trust income tax planning • trust structure (grantor vs. non-grantor, ING, SLAT, DAPT) With this new bill, President Trump has introduced not only the most swe... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: There are many courses that explain what attorneys should do, whether in facing a difficult legal battle or an ethical quandary. This CLE course will explain what not to do in the practice of law, and how to avoid potential pitfalls through a thorough understanding of the Rules of Professional Conduct and an attorney’s responsibility to clients both past and present, the court and all parties concerned. Read More

    Total Credits
    2
    Incl. 1.8 Ethics

    Price: $65

  • Description: Social media has vastly altered the way we communicate as well as how we search for and gather information. For attorneys, an understanding of how social media works can be a key element in building a business or a legal suit. This CLE course will explain the various types of social media and how they can be utilized in marketing, discovery, communications and legal actions. The course will also explain the potential ethical issues in using social media and how to avoid actions that may result i... Read More

    Total Credits
    2
    Incl. 1.7 Ethics

    Price: $65

  • Description: Writing is a key element to any legal procedure and the ability to produce clear, organized and persuasive documents may mean the difference between success and failure in any legal battle. This CLE course will present the principles of persuasive legal writing and explain how to structure and develop a strong legal argument that incorporates the standard of review and a clear outline of facts. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Pay or Play is a critical negotiation point in any entertainment industry contract. But how much should one be willing to lose over it? This CLE course will explore the importance of pay or play, how to strategically negotiate for it and its context within the overall contract. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: A recent Lexis Nexis search for "sanctions" in Maryland revealed that there are over 4000 open civil cases where attorneys and their clients are facing sanctions issues. This is largely due to the predominance of electronic data for discovery, which require parties to provide detailed information about a client’s computer system including format of production, claw back provisions and preservation strategies. Attorneys discomfort over these procedures has led to the aforementioned upswing in san... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: There is perhaps no other household possession that garners the attention of firearms. Considered by many to be a constitutional right and by others as an abuse of that same document, firearms have the distinction of being at once readily accessible in a vast majority of states and highly controlled in others. Regardless of where one stands on the issue of firearms, possession or sale of illegal arms can result in life changing consequences. This CLE course will explain the regulation of firearm... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Just under half of the life insurance policies purchased between the early 80’s and 2003 were non-guaranteed universal life policies and of those, about a quarter are expected to lapse prematurely. This presents a serious crisis for life insurance policies, particularly those owned by trusts (TOLI). A premature lapse can cause grievous harm to those who are relying on the proceeds of those policies, and can result in suits against those who have mismanaged TOLI’s. This CLE course will explain ho... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The very notion of philanthropy has evolved greatly in the past decade, but regardless of how charitable a person may be, there are still better and worse ways to provide funding for a cause. This CLE course will provide tips and strategies to advise client on the social and legal changes, as well as other issues, that affect charitable giving. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Crowdfunding has become the go-to way to raise money for start-ups, causes and even individuals. But who is regulating these campaigns and what are the laws governing this approach? This CLE course will explain the legal and tax issues related to crowdfunding campaigns and provide the background and knowledge to advise those using crowdfunding campaigns on implementing them successfully, responsibly and within the confines of the law. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Estate tax exemptions have had a dramatic impact on estate planning. Currently, very few decedents pay an estate tax and that will likely remain the case regardless of whether or not tax reform is enacted. This CLE course will address the wide-range of non-tax factors that affect estate planning. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Labor law is an ever-evolving field. This CLE course will provide you with all the recent updates and developments, both New York State and federal, on a variety of labor and employment issues such as New York State unemployment law, workers compensation, employee misclassification, and the New York Paid Family Leave Act. The course will also review the difference between employees and independent contractors and the Freelance Isn’t Free Act. Requires benefits, wage and hour updates, salary thre... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The smallest details can trip up even the most seasoned attorneys and case law is filled with examples of destroyed relationships, undone deals and expensive disputes resulting from lack of attention to common agreements. This CLE course will focus on some of the most prevalent legal and business pitfalls facing dealmakers, particularly those related to media figures such as producers, writers, directors and financiers. The course will review co-production agreements, including how to avoid gett... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: High volume practices, particularly those who accept smaller, flat fees for cases, will often choose to avoid depositing upfront fees into their trust accounts. Intended as a primer for newer practitioners, this CLE course will cover the basics if using trust accounts for legal fees and explain when and how unearned fees can be deposited into trust account when paid upfront. The course will explain the pros and cons of this practice and where to find additional rules and applicable information... Read More

    Ethics Credits
    1

    Price: $34

  • Description: Designed to give participants an overview of 1031 Exchanges, this CLE course will address all the basic rules, regulations and benefits of implementing one successfully. Useful for investors, attorneys, real estate and title agents, 1031 Exchanges can be instrumental in deferring capital gains taxes on investment and commercial properties as well provide a means of reinvesting wealth and growing investments. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Art collections are not like other assets. Built upon personal vision, creativity and passion, they are difficult to evaluate, and even harder to incorporate into a comprehensive tax and financial plan. Whether you are a collector or an advisor, this CLE course will provide you with best practices to determine the ideal disposition of a collection. The course will review outcomes of buying, selling and donating collections both before and after death as well as practical considerations in collec... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: The trial of the century presented by the courtroom’s lead prosecutor, Benjamin Ferencz, Chief Prosecutor for the United States in the infamous Nuremberg Trials, will lead this compelling CLE course on the trial’s juxtaposition with the creation of the UN and the global conflict over the prosecution of crimes of aggression. The course will cover a detailed overview of the trials themselves, their role in the evolution of international criminal law over the past 70 years and their relationship to... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Immigration is one of the most controversial topics in the US today. And while a pivotal issue in the last presidential campaign, immigration policy in the US is actually set by Congress, with only the issue of refugees determined by the President, and is implemented by the granting or denial of visas, of which there are two types. Non-immigrant visas are typically issued to tourists and travelers visiting for temporary business purposes and do not generally provide their holders with the opt... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Smaller tenants are at a distinct disadvantage when dealing with landlords and complaints issues more often than not backfire, both for the tenant and the attorney. This CLE program will provide a thorough strategic analysis of leases and their forms to highlight the legal and business provisions which have the greatest impact on retail and restaurant tenants. The course will cover the definition of and use of premises, abatements, escalations, assignment and sublet clauses, issues of zoning a... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Balancing work and family has become a hot-button issue in recent years, with more and more employees demanding that businesses recognize and provide for families whether they are dealing with medical issues, military service or a newborn child. Many of these rights are detailed in the Paid Family Leave Act and it is incumbent upon employers and employees to understand their rights and obligations. This CLE course will provide a comprehensive review of both as well as eligibility requirements... Read More

    General Credits
    3

    Price: $81

  • Description: Given the vast disparity in populations, income and wealth, and cultures across the US, it’s no wonder that school discipline is such a controversial issue. Both for general education students and those with disabilities (IEP’s and 504’s) add in parents, teachers, psychologists and social workers and discipline is an issue ripe for heated debate. This CLE course, designed for attorneys, educators, school board members and attorneys representing parents, persons with disabilities or those of othe... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Ethical obligations as pertained to social media is a thorny issue and one that gets more complicated as our digital lives have become such a prominent aspect of our lives. It is critical for attorneys to be aware of their ethical obligations with respect to various social media platforms and how they share information. This CLE course will explain the ethical obligations and how to prevent ethical violations on platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and others. Read More

    Ethics Credits
    2

    Price: $65

  • Description: A fiduciary relationship is not always obvious and can be found in some unexpected places such as corporate or employment settings. Regardless, whenever there is a fiduciary obligation, the terms and extent of the obligations are critical to the legal rights and obligations between the parties. This CLE course will define fiduciary relationships and explore how fiduciary obligations re-define an overall relationship. The course will identify restrictions and responsibilities of the fiduciary and... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: Some of the most popular movies, toys, television shows and videogames on the market today are based on comic books and their heroes. As their popularity grows, they are also the perfect targets for unlicensed derivative products such as fan art and merchandise, which generally results in infringement suits. This CLE course, designed to provide a look into the key issues involved in merchandise licensing of comic book properties will discuss how to preserve chain of title, audiovisual agreements... Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: As comic book stories and characters have come to dominate everything from theatres to video game consoles, ancillary markets such as merchandise and digital publishing, have flourished as well. Presented by prominent attorneys in the comic book industry, this CLE course will present recent trends in the business and the fundamentals of representing industry clients. The course will explain how to build a solid intellectual property foundation and related contracts, publishing properties and agr... Read More

    General Credits
    4

    Price: $107

  • Description: Termination procedures are essential in avoiding lawsuits as a result of unlawful termination. This CLE course will explain proper procedures and the importance of adherence to them. The course will discuss the purpose and benefits of progressive discipline, how to ensure the implementation and consistency of policies and the dangers of incomplete employee performance reviews. Read More

    General Credits
    2

    Price: $55

  • Description: The acquisition, protection and licensing of trademarks rights, whether for new products or ventures, is an essential element in any business venture. This CLE course, presented by Frankfurt Kurnit’s Catherine M.C. Farrelly and Donna A. Tobin will explain trademark essentials such as how to obtain a trademark, enforcements to prevent loss of rights including issues of “genericide”, infringement monitoring, benefits, corporate transactions, license drafting, international licenses, recent decisio... Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: A series of recent developments might have a profound impact on estate planning, and practitioners would be wise to remain knowledgeable about these developments and how they impact clients. This CLE course will review these recent developments and how they affect estate planning from the prospect of repeal, portability new relief, issues affecting same sex couples, FLP’s, decanting, undue influence, lien release, asset protection and much more. Read More

    General Credits
    1

    Price: $29

  • Description: Addiction is a factor in many legal cases and attorneys need to know how to identify addiction and its legal definition. This CLE course, presented by Mick Meagher, Esq., a seasoned attorney and the author of a highly acclaimed book on intervention, presents this CLE course on how to define addiction and the various behaviors that fall under the guidel