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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

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    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.



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    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

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    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

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    Collapse Collecting and Enforcing Judgments In Pennsylvania (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Discover how to turn judgments into cash!
    Get a comprehensive overview of collections law

    • Execution practice
    • Article 9
    • Enforcing judgments against real estate
    • Exemptions
    • Fraudulent Transfer Act
    • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
    • Ethical issues

     

    FREE! Receive the newest edition of Collecting and Enforcing Judgments in Pennsylvania

    • Searchable thumb drive included
    • Filled with useful forms
    • A gold mine of valuable tips, forms and how-to-do-it instructions

     

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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: 5.00 hours Substantive Credits, 1 hour Ethics Credits

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    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

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    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

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    Collapse Family Law 101 (Mechanicsburg, Simulcasts, Live Webcast)

    Receive practical step-by-step instruction on approaching domestic relations practice

    You will receive practice pointers from seasoned practitioners and learn the questions to ask and when you should ask them. Forms will be discussed as well as tips to effectively represent your client.

     

    Topics to be covered:

    • Pre-nuptial agreements
    • Divorce
    • Support
    • Custody
    • Equitable distributions
    • Interim relief
    • Appeals

     

    Program Sponsor: PBA Family Law Section

     

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    Formats Available: Attend In-Person, Live Webcast + Streaming, Simulcast
    Original Product Date: December 13, 2017
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

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

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    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.



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    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

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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.

     

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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

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    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

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    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

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