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|Music Law and Intellectual Property Rights||Tue, 08/22/2017 - 2:00pm||
This webinar discusses the various types of contractual relationships that an artist can expect to have throughout the course of their artistic development, including the ethical considerations and conflicts of interest that arise in the representation of artists. The program also discusses an artist’s relationships with third parties such as record labels, publishers, and recording studios and the types of deals that are typically expected throughout the course of an artist’s career. Intellectual property rights are also discussed.
|So the Plaintiff's on Medicare||Thu, 08/24/2017 - 12:00pm||
Over the last few years, Medicare has inserted itself into the personal injury claims process at every turn. Clients, insurers, even medical providers now must consider Medicare’s interest or face dreaded penalties. It’s made just about everyone paranoid about settling a case no matter who you represent. Plaintiff’s attorneys are worried about Medicare coming at them years after the claim has resolved. Defendant’s attorneys are constantly reminded that insurers face stiff fines if Medicare doesn’t get paid back. It’s enough to drive you nuts.
|The ABCs of Special Education||Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:00am||
This webinar, presented by two special education attorneys, will provide a comprehensive overview of the historical background and laws related to special education. The laws applicable to students with disabilities, including the differences between the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Section 504, the concept of a Free and Appropriate Public Education (FAPE), the evaluation, eligibility process and Individualized Education Plan processes, discipline protections of special education students, and dispute resolution.
|Deposition Video Tips and Tricks||Tue, 09/12/2017 - 12:00pm||
This webinar will showcase the best practice for an attorney using legal video in their case. The webinar will primarily focus on deposition videos and what an attorney and their client should do before, during and after the deposition to receive the best video for litigation. Additionally, the webinar will go over helpful hints for CMEs, Inspections and Day in the Life videos. The presentation will conclude by talking about the best ways to show the videos at trial.
|Disenfranchisement||Wed, 09/13/2017 - 1:00pm||
Nicole D. Porter will present on the state of felony disenfranchisement in the United States. Nationally, in 48 states, a felony conviction can result in the loss of an individual’s voting rights. The period of disenfranchisement varies by state, with some states restoring the vote upon completion of a prison term, and others effectively disenfranchising for life. Today, 6.1 million Americans are unable to vote due to state felony disenfranchisement policies. This webinar will address recent state reforms and opportunities to expand the voting rights.
|Effective Time Management for Today's Paralegal||Thu, 09/14/2017 - 11:00am||
The effective use of time is critical to being a successful paralegal and is a "must" if you want to stand out from the crowd. Learn tips and strategies to keep you focused and on-task, all the while maintaining a positive attitude as well as your sanity!
|Law Practice in the 21st Century||Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:00pm||
A relaxed, interactive and light hearted exploration of how the legal profession is restructuring, what is driving the restructuring and what all of the changes mean for paralegals, lawyers and the legal profession.
|Irrevocable Trusts||Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:00am||
This presentation focuses on the different types of irrevocable trusts available to facilitate gifting and to minimize estate taxes at death including IDGTs, ILITs, SLATs and other acronyms that look ridiculous.
|Modern Due-Diligence Signposts!||Tue, 10/03/2017 - 12:00pm||
Over the last few years we have seen some significant adjustments and developments in Revised Article Nine. Starting with 2013, statutory changes and now recent court cases have created a new environment that due diligence experts must adjust to maintain their high levels. This webinar explores some of these changes and how they impact the due diligence work flow and the relationships between the interested parties.
|How to Maximize Your Value and Growth Potential Within Your Firm||Thu, 10/05/2017 - 12:00pm||
This webinar will provide practical advice and tips for professional development and career advancement. Learn how to efficiently communicate and market yourself to make an impact and raise your profile. Learn how to maximize your value and minimize your chances of being told no. Whether you are new to the legal field or stuck in a rut, this webinar will prepare you for the next step in elevating your career to the next level and reach your professional goals.