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Collapse Advanced Issues in Civil Practice and Procedure in Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

Examine sophisticated civil practice issues and receive practical advice from experienced attorneys and judges
as you:

  • Review justiciability doctrines
  • Discuss the interplay between civil and criminal law
  • Analyze when to remove a case to federal court
  • Debate coverage issues
  • Survey high profile civil cases
  • Receive advice on issue preservation
  • Learn about asserting and resisting waiver arguments on appeal

 

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Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
Original Product Date: October 05, 2017
On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse Autonomous Vehicles (Indiana)

    When you drive down the highway, you might see a car with no driver in the next lane. Maybe the car has someone in the driver’s seat, but she is reading a book. How should a lawyer advise clients to avoid the legal potholes of autonomous vehicles? A panel of experienced practitioners will break down the regulations and potential liability involved in this rapidly-changing industry. Here is your chance to stay on top of this new industry.

     

    Take away practical tips on:

    • The technology of automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane keep assist, stop and go, and more and how they work
    • How crash avoidance technology affects our cases
    • Overall accident and injury rates
    • The next 10 years and the future of motor vehicle design liability

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Civil Litigation Section

     


     

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    Course materials are not available for separate purchase.

    • 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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    9830

    Formats Available: Video Replay
    Original Product Date: August 25, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse From the Nixon White House to Trump Tower (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    John Dean's direct knowledge of the application (and misapplication) of presidential powers and Jim Robenalt's encyclopedic knowledge of the presidency and the courts combine to offer you thoughtful and practical insight into what is happening in the halls of power, what might lie ahead and, more importantly, how the practicing bar can respond.

     

    Stimulate your civic Consciousness and Invigorate Your Passion as a Champion of the Rule of Law

    The fascinating discussion will reveal the unchecked presidential powers that are plastered on the walls of American history:

    • Prior to Watergate - FDR's Sumner Welles Situation; Truman's Steel Seizure; Eisenhower's U-2 Incident; JFK's Lady Friends; and LBJ's Bobby Baker Investigation.
    • Even with its lessons, Watergate did not stem the tide - Goldwater vs. Carter; Reagan's Iran-Contra; Clinton's Impeachment and Pardon Powers; Bush/Cheney & Iraq; and Obama's Imperial Presidency.
    • The future may be uncertain, but rest assured that the constitutional restriction on the office will be tested again!

     

     

    Program Schedule

    9:00 - 10:45

    Background and Executive Powers

    • Who is the client for White House counsel (of attorneys representing organizations) Model Rule 1.13?
    • Reporting up: a lawyer's obligation where the organization is involved in ongoing crime or fraud
    • Reporting out: when crime or fraud cannot be stopped - understanding the prospect theory

    Trump's Executive Power

    • Was Nixon correct: "When the president does it, that means it's not illegal?"
    • Why former Justice Souter (and the Model Rules) say understanding these issues are important for attorneys as guardians of the Constitution
    • Pre-Watergate unchecked presidential powers
    • Post-Watergate unchecked presidential powers
    • Checking President Trump's powers in general, and his influence on the Supreme Court more specifically

    Selecting & Vetting Supreme Court Candidates

    • Will President Trump employ Nixonian hardball tactics to shape the U.S. Supreme Court?
    • How presidents select and vet potential justices

     

    10:45 - 11:00

    Break

     

    11:00 - 12:15

    Selecting & Vetting Supreme Court Candidates (continued)

    • The Blackman appointment
    • The unexpected consequences of Harry Blackman's selection

    The Implications for Trump of Nixon's Appointments of Lewis Powell and William Rehnquist

    • What Trump (and we) can learn from Nixon's appointment of Justices Lewis Powell and William Rehnquist
    • Analysis of political aspects of Supreme Court nominations

     

    10130
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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: 2.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

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    Collapse Help! The Rules Are Changing...and they impact ALL Pennsylvania court filings (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Effective January 6, 2018—changes are coming in Pennsylvania and appellate courts requiring lawyers to redact confidential and sensitive information in all court-filed documents. Creating uniform standards and specifying the types of safeguarded information, lawyers will be subject to sanctions for failure to comply. This course will help you to:

    • Understand the development of the public access policy
    • Find out how to handle court filings under the new policy
    • Gain practical tips and techniques for complying with the new policy
    • Analyze the specific requirements under the new policy and what sanctions may be imposed for non-compliance

     

    Ethics information has been integrated throughout the live program. To receive 1 hour of ethics credit, you must attend the entire live course.

     

    9948
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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: August 30, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

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

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Help! The Rules Are Changing...and they impact ALL Pennsylvania court filings (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)