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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: Video Replay
Original Product Date: December 22, 2017
On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse CANCELLED Local, State & Federal Taxes Affecting Real Estate Transactions (Indiana)

    This is a video replay of an event originally held in Mechanicsburg on September 8, 2017.

     

    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: Video Replay
    Original Product Date: December 11, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse Dealing with the Problem Employee (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Problem employees can be very costly to businesses. Perhaps your job is to advise employers on how to deal with employees who are problems in the workplace. Or maybe you represent a “problem” employee. In this program, learn the legal issues you need to understand to advise your clients. You’ll hear from lawyers who represent employees and employers, giving you both perspectives.

     

    Gain solid information and answers to these questions

    • What can be done in the hiring process to minimize risks of later problems?
    • What are the pros and cons of performance evaluations?
    • What is the best way to investigate and address employee complaints?
    • How can background checks by consumer reporting agencies create liability issues for employers under the Fair Credit Reporting Act?
    • When can employees be fired for Facebook posts and tweets?

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Labor and Employment Law Section

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: February 23, 2018
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse Estate Planning for Younger Clients (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Many young families put off estate planning, however, it is never too early to begin this process. Everyone should have a proper, professionally prepared estate plan.

     

    For young people, the process is usually inexpensive and painless, but the benefits can be profound.

     

    Learn about

    • Naming executors or trustees
    • Naming a guardian for young children
    • Providing instructions for distribution of assets
    • Naming a trustee for children’s inheritance
    • Reviewing insurance needs
    • Planning for a disability
    • Handling debt
    • And more!

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: January 18, 2018
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse He Died With Guns in His Closet: Firearms & Estates (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Firearms are one of the most heavily regulated products in the country. This course will give you information to know what you have and what the regulations and laws are.

     

    The estate plan should include appropriate provisions for the executor or trustee to use estate assets to investigate the laws that impact the transfer of firearms. If a client owns or intends to purchase certain firearms that are regulated by federal law, then a gun trust needs to be considered as part of the client’s estate plan.

     

    Topics to include

    • Concerns raised by possession of a firearm
    • Overview of the relevant federal & PA firearm laws
    • How to transfer the guns to beneficiaries
    • Appraisal guides
    • Securing, transporting and insuring
    • What are gun trusts

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: February 28, 2018
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse Internet Defamation (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Old doggerel, new tricks

    The Internet generates novel ways to amuse, provoke and stroke, encourage and destroy. Traditional legal issues remain, though, and web-based defamation is an increasingly common allegation for clients and their lawyers to face. Learn how this classic cause of action manifests online.

     

    Discover the difference

    • Common law defamation versus defamation on the Internet 
    • What you need to know about the Communications Decency Act 
    • Get a better grip on slippery ethical issues that arise online

     

    Shield your client

    • Practical tips on how to best protect your client’s reputation 
    • Non-litigation and litigation strategies when dealing with an anonymous Internet defamer

     

    What your colleagues say about this program

    • Fascinating – just the right length of time – great info
    • Good overview of the issues
    • I appreciated the pleadings included in the course manual

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: February 09, 2018
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse The Drones Are Here: Advanced Issues in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Law (Pittsburgh, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Do you have questions about the use of drones?
    Our expert faculty has the answers.

    The use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs) impacts almost every aspect of the law. Are you prepared to advise your clients? Join as we discuss what happens at the crossroads of drone use and

    • Tort liability
    • Manufacturer’s liability
    • Insurance

     

    Get an update on FAA issues, current regulatory requirements and proposed rules

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Aeronautical and Space Law Section

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: January 23, 2018
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

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    Collapse The Role of Indemnity and Insurance in Business Transactions and Litigation (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Nearly every contract contains an indemnity clause- many of them poorly drafted and unenforceable. An indemnity clause can accomplish many things from shifting the burden of defense costs, to changing the scope of liability of a party. The language is key and there are specific rules that come into play when an indemnity claim is made. Know how to draft and enforce an indemnity clause and how to best protect your client's interests.

     

    Let a panel of experienced commercial litigators lead you through these topics:

    • Identify the sources of indemnity
    • Drafting contracts to maximize/minimize indemnification
    • Learn and demystify the language of insurance coverage indemnity
    • Discuss litigation issues

     

    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: July 17, 2018
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

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

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