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Hear from the judges

Join judges from your region and hear their “insights from the bench” on what’s happening in the criminal courts. Pick up tips on how you can improve your practice before the court.

 

Catch up on what’s new

Learn about the latest state and federal cases, new rules and recent statutory changes that are impacting those in criminal practice such as • sentencing • drug cases • gun cases
• search and seizure • DUI • new expungement laws
• PA risk assessment laws • federal criminal practice.

 

Get an ethics credit!

Knowing what ethical landmines to avoid is a crucial part of your practice. Learn about decisions, ethical issues and Rules of Professional Conduct that impact criminal practice.

 

Walk away with a useful resource

A detailed summary of cases in all different categories of criminal practice will be outlined in your course manual, along with updates on state and federal legislation and rule changes. Make this your “go to” resource every time you begin your research for a pending case.

 

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Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
Original Product Date: December 07, 2017
On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

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    Collapse 21st Annual  Family Law Update (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    This annual program includes the latest trends, the newest case law, legislation, and procedural rules. Realizing that knowing the most recent developments can make all the difference in litigation strategy and settlement negotiations, gives an edge over your opponents!

     

    Each of our panels includes a sitting judge who offers important insight as to what courts in their area have noted within the twelve months.

     

    Pick up valuable practice tips on

    • Support
    • Custody
    • Equitable distribution
    • Alimony

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Family Law Section

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: October 19, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO 21st Annual  Family Law Update (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse 24th Annual Auto Law Update (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Steer your auto case to a successful outcome and discover the twists and hairpin turns that have evolved over the past year. This course will cover new issues and updates that affect limited tort cases. Also, as an added bonus, all attendees receive a UM/UIM Digest in addition to the course manual.

     

    Hear the most recent information on

    • Using criminal cases in civil matters
    • Legislative update
    • Engineering technology
    • UM/UIM
    • Subrogation
    • Bad faith
    • Ethical issues

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Civil Litigation Section

     

    Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: October 26, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO 24th Annual Auto Law Update (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse A Day on Health Law (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Gather fresh, relevant content on current health law topics all in one day

    Here is your chance to hear the best of the best from the 23rd Annual Health Law Institute. These six one-hour topics give you “must know” information in this ever-changing world of health law. With an outstanding roster of faculty who represent the healthcare industry here in our own backyard, you will gain firsthand access to the thought leaders from the area’s healthcare legal community.

    • The False Claims Act Update
    • The “Voluntary” Repayment Rules:
    • The Physician Practice Perspective
    • Community Health Choices: What’s at Stake
    • The Art of Self-Disclosure in a Changing Enforcement Environment
    • Intervention Strategies for Helping Legal Professionals (ETHICS)
    • Interactive Fraud and Abuse Analysis of Current Health Care Transactions and Organizational Structures

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Health Care Law Committee


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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: October 04, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 5.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO A Day on Health Law (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Administering an Estate in Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    The process of administering a decedent’s estate involves collecting all assets, locating all creditors, paying all debts, paying all applicable taxes, and then distributing the remaining assets to the persons entitled to inherit under the decedent’s will, or where there is no will, under the laws of intestacy. Our faculty will offer a step-by-step guide on how to achieve this.

     

    Pick up valuable practice tips

    • Initial steps in estate administration
    • Dealing with estate assets
    • Tax returns
    • Fiduciary litigation
    • Complicated issues
    • Closing the estate

     

    Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.



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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: September 28, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 5.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Administering an Estate in Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Boundary Law in Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    “Mighty oaks from little acorns grow” often creating tree disputes for those below

     

    Learn the ins and outs of boundary disputes involving trees, fences, driveways, common walls, water issues and more. From exploring the law of party walls and adverse possession to understanding riparian rights and writing accurate legal descriptions, this nuts and bolts seminar will provide an invaluable resource. And when boundary disputes can’t be avoided or settled, you will learn proven techniques and strategies for handling these difficult cases.

     

    Build a solid foundation in boundary law

    • Hear an analysis of the most important statutes and cases governing boundary law
    • Analyze the principles and procedures relied upon by courts in resolving boundary disputes
    • Learn where errors are most commonly made in boundary retracement surveys
    • Gain insights into prosecuting and defending boundary claims between neighbors

     

    PBA Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: November 16, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Boundary Law in Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Commercial Real Estate Documents (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Learn strategies for analyzing, drafting, and negotiating to deliver optimal results for your client

    In the fast-changing world of commercial real estate, simple terms can mean different things depending upon the circumstances of the deal. It’s important that you act, not react, and this course can help.

    Our panel of experienced real estate practitioners will examine key provisions that you need to know, alternate provisions that you may want to propose, and strategies for using both as the situation demands.

     

    Conquer your drafting doubts—master three popular documents

    • Letters of Intent
    • Agreements of Sale
    • Commercial Leases

     

    Forms on USB drive! Receive three in-depth sample forms

    Combine these with the expert guidance you will receive at the seminar, and you will be ready to begin drafting immediately!

     

    Dissect the Major Documents to Understand the Dynamics at Play

    Examine the interplay between substantive legal issues and practical strategy questions to confidently determine the contents of your document. This program will help you understand and build upon:

    • The economics of the transaction
    • The rights and responsibilities of the parties
    • The potential consequences of default

     

    • 9:00 - 9:30
      • Confidentiality Agreements
    • 9:30 - 10:45
      • Agreements of Sale and Purchase
    • 10:45 - 11:00
      • Break
    • 11:00 - 12:15
      • Commercial Lease Agreements

     

    Course Planner: Hannah Dowd McPhelin, Esq.

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: September 20, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Commercial Real Estate Documents (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Counseling Small Businesses (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Practical advice on counseling your small business clients

    • Operational considerations
    • Asset protection
    • Business financing
    • Business plans

     

    Get the tools you need to select the right business entity for your client

    Which one is right for your client? Learn the difference between proprietorships, partnerships, LLCs, joint ventures, corporations and business trusts.

     

    Discover how to start, manage and grow a business in Pennsylvania

    Everything the entrepreneur needs to know, from writing a business plan to hiring and managing employees.

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: November 29, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 5.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Counseling Small Businesses (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Elections and Disclaimers in Estates (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Learn how to effectively use disclaimers in your estate practice

    • Know the risks and benefits of disclaiming an interest and what the effects are
    • Explore special situations related to spousal disclaimers, disclaimers of jointly held property and disclaimers by fiduciaries

     

    Gain a better understanding of estate and inheritance tax elections

    • Stay up to date with the latest changes in state and federal tax law that could impact the administration of an estate
    • Get practical tips on how to avoid unwanted problems and adverse tax consequences for your client

     

    Choose the best strategies for using income tax and business elections

    • Get practical tips on post mortem planning 
    • Learn how to utilize the election under Section 645 and pick up ways to maximize fiduciary income tax elections

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: December 12, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Elections and Disclaimers in Estates (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Fire At-Will in Pennsylvania (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Is an employer in Pennsylvania really permitted to fire an employee at any time for any reason, or even for no reason at all? Of course, it’s not that simple. Learn the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees so that you can help your clients navigate through the confusing laws governing the employment at-will doctrine.

     

    Take away answers to your questions

    • What are the rights—as well as the restrictions—of employers and employees in the at-will relationship?
    • When should you file a wrongful termination claim? When should you not?
    • How can an employer best defend against a wrongful termination claim?
    • How does whistleblowing factor into at-will cases?
    • Why does it matter what language is in the employee handbook?
    • What can you do to minimize the likelihood of successful litigation after a firing?
    • What are the risks of ignoring a plaintiff’s demand letter?

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Labor and Employment Law Section

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: August 22, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Fire At-Will in Pennsylvania (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse How to Handle Commercial Closing Transactions (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Our team of experts will provide valuable advice
    on every aspect of the commercial closing process

    • Discover how commercial closings differ from residential closing and learn what you need to look out for
    • Hear from a title professional and learn what
      you need to search for

     

    Learn what you need to do at

    • Pre-settlement
    • Settlement
    • Closing
    • Post-closing

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: September 12, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO How to Handle Commercial Closing Transactions (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse International Business: The Trump Effect (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    A guide for both in-house counsels and outside lawyers

    Distinguished panels of experienced international practitioners discuss how global events and political changes will impact international business. In light of the recent election, considerable and inevitable changes are on the horizon. The program will explore changes in Europe, including the Brexit and evolving relations between Russia and the US, along with expected changes in relation
    to business with China, India, Korea, and Japan. Don’t miss
    this conversation about what is sure to be one of 2017’s hottest topics.

     

    Pick up valuable practice tips

    • Help your clients attract foreign investors
    • Craft an effective response to changing political climates
    • Understand ever-changing international business law

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: October 31, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits, 2.00 hours Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO International Business: The Trump Effect (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Legislative Update: For drafters and legislative counsel (Mechanicsburg, Simulcast)

    Register for this annual course of recent legislation, updates and important topics in the legislative arena.

     

    This full day program, developed by legislative insiders is tailored for those who affect the composition of our laws. Receive valuable insights on case updates and important legislation.

     

    Learn about important legislation

    • Uniform Law Update
    • Removal from Office
    • Krill Update
    • Judicial Deference to Administrative Interpretation
    • Ethics

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Statutory Law Committee

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, PBI INTERNAL USE ONLY...DO NOT PURCHASE, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: September 14, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.50 hours Substantive Credits, 2.50 hours Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Legislative Update: For drafters and legislative counsel (Mechanicsburg, Simulcast)
    Collapse Local, State & Federal Taxes Affecting Real Estate Transactions (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Get up to speed on legislative tax abatements and funding tools

    KOZ, LERTA, TIFs, New Market Credits, RACP Funding

     

    Discover how real estate transactions are affected by tax laws

    Get the latest updates on local, state and federal tax law changes and learn how to deal with capital gains tax issues.

     

    Pennsylvania’s Realty Transfer Tax Law

    Pick up terrific tax planning tips for personal residences.

     

    Get expert advice on how to navigate real estate tax assessments and appeals

    Understand the impact of recent case law on your clients’ real property assessments. Get tips on what to look for when challenging an assessment.

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: September 08, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Local, State & Federal Taxes Affecting Real Estate Transactions (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Steven Stark on Writing and Speaking to Win (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    WRITING TO WIN

    Do you know what your writings are really saying to your clients and peers? Understanding the law is one thing, but knowing how to communicate it in a meaningful way is another. Being unclear in communication can cause costly errors and disastrous effects in the cases you handle.

     

    SPEAKING TO WIN

    Be your best in the courtroom, boardroom and classroom. Whether you are called upon to give legislative testimony, a presentation to clients, or comments to the press, you'll come to understand what makes a great speaker effective, and discover how to use those techniques yourself.

     

    • 9:00 - 9:05
      • Welcome and Introduction

     

    Writing to Win

    • 9:05 - 9:45
      • The Do’s and Don’ts of Legal Prose
    • 9:45 - 10:30
      • How to Write and Edit More Efficiently
    • 10:30 - 10:45
      • Break
    • 10:45 - 11:30
      • How to Apply Storytelling to Your Writing
    • 11:30 - 12:15
      • How Studying Advertisements Can Help Your Arguments
    • 12:15 - 12:45
      • Lunch

     

    Speaking to Win

    • 12:45 - 1:30
      • The Five Key Ingredients of Oral Legal Prose
      • Conveying the Message Right as a Lawyer
      • Enhancing the Message and Getting Started
    • 1:30 - 2:15
      • Delivery, Voice and Appearance
      • Visual Aids, Humor and Dealing with Nerves
    • 2:15 - 2:30
      • Break
    • 2:30 - 3:15
      • Oral Argument before a Judge
      • Technical Talks and Presentations to Legal Audiences
      • Handling Questions
    • 3:15 - 4:00
      • Appearances on Television or Before the Press
      • What to Say When You or Your Client Is in Trouble
      • How to Deal with a Hostile or Indifferent Audience

     

    Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.

     


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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: December 19, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 5.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Steven Stark on Writing and Speaking to Win (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse The Basics of UM/UIM and Limited Tort (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Get the basics to handle auto law cases

    Two of the core aspects of auto insurance coverage—uninsured (UM)/underinsured (UIM) motorist coverage and limited tort coverage law—will be outlined in detail. Learn the key terminology, how to properly read an insurance policy, what exceptions apply and how to bring or defend cases involving disputes over these coverages.

     

    Learn the keys to understanding UM/UIM

    • Whose insurance is primary
    • When you can “stack” policies
    • How to take advantage of multiple policies
    • When a claim for bad faith should be pursued

     

    Know the ins and outs of limited tort

    • What injuries overcome the threshold and allow for pain and suffering recovery
    • How you can prove “serious impairment of a bodily function”
    • How to evaluate the “election” of limited tort and challenge its applicability 

     


     

    Related Products

    • Course Book (2017-9842) — $69
    • Podcast with credit — $249
    • Podcast no credit — FREE
    • On-demand video with credit — $249
    • On-demand video no credit — FREE

    If you are ordering course materials separately, please allow two weeks after the program for shipment, and include $8.00 shipping and handling & 6% Pa. sales tax on all orders. Please allow 4 to 6 weeks for availability of podcasts and on-demand video.

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: August 28, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO The Basics of UM/UIM and Limited Tort (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse The Emerging Retiree (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Get a road map for the future

    Estate planning attorney and Chartered Financial Consultant Guy Matthews will give those looking to retire an overview of what to expect and ways to plan for those “golden years.”
    He’ll explain:

    • How to maximize Social Security benefits as well as savings, IRAs and other retirement plans
    • Rules for qualified plan distributions, withdrawals, minimum distributions, deferred compounding and beneficiary designations

     

    Find answers to your questions

    • Should you change your investment strategies, re-allocate your assets and continue to work beyond age 65?
    • What are the advantages of life insurance and rollover IRAs?
    • How can you coordinate Social Security benefits with existing IRA and 401(k) accounts?
    • What’s the impact of Social Security benefits, early retirement and delayed retirement on your retirement plan options?

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Elder Law Section

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: December 04, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO The Emerging Retiree (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse The Year in Review for the General Practitioner 2017 (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    CLE that works for you immediately.

    Current, engaging and dynamic, this program provides education that equips you with real skills and information that you can put to use at work the very next day. Each hour is designed to enhance your practice:

    • Estate Planning
    • Professional Liability
    • Family Law
    • Real Estate Law
    • Business Law: Big Changes for LLCs, LLPs, LPs and GPs
    • Drugged Driving in the Medical Marijuana Era

     

    Learn from six “power” hours—developments, trends, & projections delivered by leading practitioners

    Unique teaching teams made up of experienced and highly-respected attorneys take you through each hour, highlighting the year’s most significant developments shaping your practice.

     

    WE MAKE LEARNING EASIER.

    Finding it difficult to keep up? We know you feel daily pressure to stay on the cutting edge of your practice (and up to date on your CLE requirement.) This program is designed to keep you current and competitive (and compliant!)—without interrupting your busy schedule.

     

    • 8:30 - 8:35
      • Welcome
    • 8:35 - 9:35
      • Estate Law Update
    • 9:35 - 9:40
      • Break
    • 9:40 - 10:40
      • Professional Liability Update (Ethics)
    • 10:40 - 10:50
      • Break
    • 10:50 - 11:50
      • Family Law Update
    • 11:50 - 12:30
      • Lunch
    • 12:30 - 1:30
      • Real Estate Law Update
    • 1:30 - 1:35
      • Break
    • 1:35 - 2:35
      • Business Law: Big Changes for LLCs, LLPs, LPs and GPs
    • 2:35 - 2:45
      • Break
    • 2:45 - 3:45
      • Birchfield and Its Impact on Your Next DUI Case

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: December 01, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 5.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO The Year in Review for the General Practitioner 2017 (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Title Insurance 101 (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Learn why it is so important and how to make sure
    your client is protected

     

    Identify the players, their roles and responsibilities

    • Title insurance company (underwriter)
    • Title insurance agent
    • Approved attorney
    • Title searcher

     

    Understand the status of title

    • Good or perfect title
    • Marketable title
    • Insurable title

     

    Demystify the documents

    • The title policy
    • Title commitment
    • Endorsements
    • Indemnification

     

    Develop a checklist to ensure the deal is closed properly

     

    Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.

     

    Course Planners: David J. Scaggs, Esq. and Brett M. Woodburn, Esq.



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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: October 03, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 5.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Title Insurance 101 (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Trials: Tips, Tactics and Tales Featuring Michael P. Cash--one of PBI

    Mike Cash is that rare breed who loves trial, loves sharing tactics and techniques with other trial lawyers and is a superstar at both. Trials is a fast-paced program rich with demonstration and worth every second of your attention.
    Mike Cash respects your experience and celebrates your already proven abilities as a trial lawyer. His course is designed specifically to take you to the next level of success in the courtroom.

     

    Watch demonstrations of trial techniques in action

    • Pre-trial tips that will allow you to shut down your opponent at trial
    • High impact openings
    • Illuminating direct examinations of any kind of witness that will hold a jury’s attention
    • Decisive cross-examinations which will unravel a witness
    • How to create and use show-stopping demonstrative evidence
    • Closing arguments that move the jury to action

     

    Tuition includes course book and lunch. To inquire about course material purchases please contact the PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION GROUP, at (800) 229-CLE1 (2531) or shop online at www.proedgroup.com.

     


    Program Sponsor: PBA Civil Litigation Section

     


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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: August 25, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 5.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Trials: Tips, Tactics and Tales Featuring Michael P. Cash--one of PBI
    Collapse Whistleblowers: The Challenges, Risks, Rewards, and Protections (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Whistleblower litigation is emerging as a rapidly growing area of the law, with new developments almost on a daily basis.

     

    Explore the legal, practical and ethical issues that a whistleblower discovers illegal and otherwise illegal and improper practices in the workplace.

     

    A diverse panel of experienced practitioners will discuss:

    • Strategies for litigation under the federal False Claims Act and other similar state statutes
    • IRS and SEC programs that reward an informant based upon the amounts recovered on account of the information provided
    • Whistleblower protections against firing, discipline, or other retaliation under:
      • The Pennsylvania Whistleblower Law and other states' laws
      • Federal workplace protections, including those under the False Claims Act, the 2013 Defense Authorization Act, and other federal whistleblower protection statutes covering a wide range of industry sectors
    • The lawyer (in house counsel and otherwise) as whistleblower
    • The whistleblower's use of otherwise confidential documents
    • Negotiating settlement of whistleblower-retaliation claims

     

    Course Planner: Anthony J. Bolognese, Esq., David J. Caputo, Esq.

     


     

    Related Products

    • Course Book (2017-9958) — $69
    • Podcast with credit — $249
    • Podcast no credit — FREE
    • On-demand video with credit — $249
    • On-demand video no credit — FREE

    If you are ordering course materials separately, please allow two weeks after the program for shipment, and include $8.00 shipping and handling & 6% Pa. sales tax on all orders. Please allow 4 to 6 weeks for availability of podcasts and on-demand video.

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: November 07, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Whistleblowers: The Challenges, Risks, Rewards, and Protections (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Will Contests: Preparing Your Case (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    A will is the document that outlines a deceased person's last wishes. Wills are hard to contest, and the courts generally accept wills at face value. But there are some circumstances when this is challenged.

     

    Pick up valuable practice tips

    • What are the grounds for filing a will contest
    • How to contest the transfer of non-probate assets
    • How to evaluate the strength of a case
    • Various ways to file (along with sample forms)
    • Common issues in trial preparation
    • Written discovery
    • Finding and using medical records
    • And more!

     

    Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.



    9901-cap/bh

    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: August 29, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 2.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Will Contests: Preparing Your Case (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)