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The Rothman Institute is internationally recognized for excellence in orthopaedic science and technology. Their physicians are experts in their specialty areas, leaders in clinical research, and innovators in the development of advanced treatment methods and technologies

 

Join the Rothman Institute’s most respected specialists as they explore the human body

  • Spine: “Back pain – will we ever solve it?”
  • Sports: Concussions, injury to the knees, hips
  • Upper Extremity: Shoulder – biceps tears, labral injuries, rotator cuff tears and hand/elbow
  • Foot and Ankle: Not just bunions!
  • Ortho Oncology: Lumps and bumps in orthopaedics
  • Joints: Debate – surgical approach in hips 

 

PERFECT FOR YOU IF YOUR PRACTICE INCLUDES:

  • Personal injury
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Medical malpractice
  • Disability and Sports Claims
  • Any area—satisfy your burning desire to learn more about medicine!

 

EARN A “MEDICAL SCHOOL FOR LAWYERS” CERTIFICATE!

Earn 24 CLE credits in three years from courses in our Medicine for Lawyers and Anatomy for Lawyers series, and we will send you a handsome certificate suitable for framing. Check out the “Resources” tab on our website for more information.

 

Program

 

MORNING: 

  • 8:25 - 9:00
    • Welcome/Opening Remarks
      Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD, MBA 
      Review of Anatomy
      Prof. Samuel D. Hodge, Jr. 
  • 9:00 - 9:30
    • OVERLAPPING SURGERIES DEBATE 
      Pro: Richard Rothman, MD, PhD 
      Con: J.B. Dilsheimer, Esq. 
      Moderator: Prof. Samuel D. Hodge, Jr. 
  • 9:30 - 10:20
    • JOINTS 
      What’s the Marketing Hype about Hips?
      Eric Levicoff, MD 
      Do you Cut the Quad in Total Knee Replacement?
      Antonia F. Chen, MD, MBA 
      Q&A/Panel Discussion- Joints
      Antonia F. Chen, MD, MBA 
  • 10:20 - 10:35
    • Break 
  • 10:35 - 11:35
    • SPINE 
      Physical Examination and Review of Diagnostic Imaging of the Spine
      Mark F. Kurd, MD 
      Spinal Emergencies: When to Refer to a Specialist
      Gregory D. Schroeder, MD 
      Q&A/Panel Discussion- Spine
      Antonia F. Chen, MD, MBA 
  • 11:35 - 12:00
    • FOOT & ANKLE 
      Foot and Ankle Woes in the Weekend Warrior
      Rachel Shakked, MD 
  • 12:00 - 12:40
    • ORTHOPAEDIC ONCOLOGY 
      When to Refer to Orthopaedic Oncology
      John A. Abraham, MD 
      Q&A/Panel Discussion- Foot & Ankle/Ortho Oncology
      Antonia F. Chen, MD, MBA 





AFTERNOON:

  • 12:40 - 1:10
    • Luncheon
  • 1:10 - 2:05
    • UPPER EXTREMITY
      New Injuries vs. Existing – When to Know with Work Comp Patients
      Surena Namdari, MD
      Horrible Hand Emergencies – What Can You Expect
      Michael Rivlin, MD
      Q&A/Panel Discussion - Upper Extremity
      Surena Namdari, MD
  • 2:05 - 2:55
    • SPORTS
      Concussions: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
      Stephen A. Stache, Jr., MD
      Rotator Cuff Tears – When Is Surgery Needed?
      Christopher C. Dodson, MD
      Cell Injections, Growth Factors and Fairy Dust in Sports – What Works
      Peter C. Vitanzo, Jr., MD
      Q&A/Panel Discussion – Sports
      Surena Namdari, MD
  • 2:55 - 3:10
    • Break
  • 3:10 - 3:30
    • OPEN DISCUSSION/FINAL WORDS
      Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD, MBA

 


 

Related Products

  • Course Book (2017-9721) — $69
  • Podcast with credit — $299
  • Podcast no credit — FREE
  • On-demand video with credit — $299
  • 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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9721

Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
Original Product Date: October 06, 2017
On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 6.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO A Day with the Rothman Institute: Orthopaedic Treatments and Technology (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Accounting & Financial Statements for Divorce Lawyers (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Reading and understanding both financial statements and tax returns provides valuable information and insight to the movement of cash flow and asset changes.

    • Learn what is meant by financial statements and why not all are created the same.
    • Find out what to ask for and why it is important in the determination of support calculations and equitable distribution.

     

    We will cover both basic and complex matters involving business owners where there is an opportunity to control the flow of funds and commingle personal expenses. Moreover we will examine what trial techniques to employ if you represent the dependent or independent spouse in these matters.

     

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



    9954-hdo/scm

    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: October 23, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

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

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Accounting & Financial Statements for Divorce Lawyers (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Charters, Choice and Change in Education Law (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Charter schools provide an alternative education option often using different teaching strategies than standard public schools. Here is your opportunity to explore the current laws affecting charter schools in Pennsylvania as well as other school choice options that are available. Take an in-depth look at the development of school choice and the legal issues surrounding these choices, including charter schools. Walk through the process of obtaining a charter in Pennsylvania and the renewal process. Finally, explore the federal changes affecting school choice.

     

    Join us for a lively discussion on school choice, including:

    • The development of school choice
    • How to get a charter
    • How to lose a charter
    • The financial impact of charter schools
    • Federal changes affecting school choice

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Civil Litigation Section

     

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

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Charters, Choice and Change in Education Law (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Copyright Considerations in Business Transactions (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Explore copyright issues that many attorneys encounter, knowingly or not, in everyday business transactions. Whether dealing with in-house employees, independent contractors, licensees, or competitors, issues of ownership, authorship, enforcement, and liability are best addressed early and often. This course will provide an overview of these contract-centric copyright issues using example fact scenarios. The course will also address how to assess and react to claims of infringement.

     

    9936-ae

    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: November 09, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 3.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Copyright Considerations in Business Transactions (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Elder Law Update (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Our faculty will fill you in on the year’s highlights. Get the latest word on decisions from the courts and regulations from the legislators or agencies on all the critical issues. You’ll also focus on undue influence and what is required by the ethics rules to protect you and your clients.

     

    Make sure you know the significant developments

    • Top 10 case decisions from the courts
    • New PA managed care for Medicaid long term services and supports
    • ABLE accounts come to PA!
    • PA’s new Caregiver, Advise, Record, Enable (CARE) Act
    • Powers of Attorney– key provisions, updating existing POAs
    • Medicare coverage for seniors
    • Accessing home and community-based services

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Elder Law Section

     

    9883-lm/bkt

    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: November 02, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

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

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Elder Law Update (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    Collapse Encore Presentation: New Jersey Superior Court Practice for the PA Lawyer (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Update and expand your New Jersey litigation skills

    • Filing – pleadings, the how, what and where of pleadings practice in NJ courts
    • Important Rules of Civil Procedure and practical experience
    • Motions practice and discovery procedures
    • Substantive topics: auto law, medical malpractice, toxic torts and premise liability
    • Important NJ Rules of Evidence and preparing for pretrial and trial

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: August 18, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Encore Presentation: New Jersey Superior Court Practice for the PA Lawyer (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 Habeas Corpus (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Special Tuition Available

    $35 - Law Clerks from the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

    To register, please call customer service at 1-800-932-4637


     

     

    Take part in an informative judicial roundtable discussion

    Federal habeas corpus litigation is the most complex, difficult and murky area of post-conviction criminal procedure. In this course, a panel of experienced prosecutors, defense attorneys, and federal judges guide you through the confusing and often treacherous waters comprising habeas corpus law in the federal courts.

     

    Opening Remarks by Hon. L. Felipe Restrepo

    Overview on the State PCRA Process

    Overview Lecture on Federal Habeas and Recurring Legal Issues

    Overview on Timeliness and Martinez

    Panel Discussion of Brief Fact Hypothetical Patterns:

    • Timeliness
    • Factual Unreasonableness
    • Contrary To/ Unreasonable Application of Supreme Court Law
    • Equitable Tolling
    • Procedural Default
    • Martinez

     

    Perspectives from the Bench:

    • When and why to appoint counsel or grant oral argument
    • The most vexing habeas issues judges confront
    • Examples of good advocacy, brief writing and organization
    • Timing issues, including extensions for filing briefs
    • How attorneys can inquire about status/judicial delay 
    • The level of specificity required in objecting to an R&R
    • The difference in handling/reviewing pro se submissions v. counseled petitions 
    • How chambers handles inmate communication, especially when counsel is involved

     

     

     

    Reserve your seat

    Take away insightful information from our seasoned faculty as they provide you with a clearer understanding of this complex area of law. The course concludes with a panel discussion among federal judges on best practices in litigating habeas petitions.

     

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



    10030-hdo/sy

    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: September 18, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

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

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Habeas Corpus (Philadelphia, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)
    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.

     

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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)
    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

     

    9749-hdo/sy

    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 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.

     

    10052-sbi

    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 Sophisticated Issues for Family Lawyers (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Mark your calendar

    Join an experienced faculty of domestic practitioners for this informative and essential workshop for family lawyers!

     

    Broaden your knowledge

    Discover innovative approaches to analyzing and tackling complex problems challenging the family law attorney
    on topics such as support, equitable distribution, taxes
    and custody.

     

    Delve into advanced issues

    From complex equitable distribution to critical trial techniques and strategies, our experienced faculty will help you expand and enhance your practice of family law.

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: November 06, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • PA CLE: 4.00 hours Substantive Credits

  • MORE INFOMORE INFO Sophisticated Issues for Family Lawyers (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.

     


    9854-cap/sat

    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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    9842

    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 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

     

    10031-cap/sat

    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 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.



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    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)