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Ethical Legal Practice in 2015: CLE Video

Insight Yaacov P. Silberman Yaacov P. Silberman · November 10, 2015

This presentation recaps some of the more "modern" legal ethics opinions of 2015 - those dealing with contemporary issues such as e-discovery, social media, lawyer-rating sites, virtual practices, and the representation of marijuana dispensaries. The presentation covers ethics opinions on these and other subjects issued by the State Bars of New York, California, Illinois and Texas, as well as several city bar associations.

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California and Federal Employment Law Primer for Small Businesses: CLE Video

Insight Jill Haley Penwarden Jill Haley Penwarden · November 10, 2015

This presentation covers the most recent developments in California and Federal employment laws that impact small businesses. Topics include the hiring process, including background checks; proper classification of employees, independent contractors, and exempt versus non-exempt employees; issues that arise upon termination of employees; and the potential penalties for failing to comply with these laws.

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Fee Shifting in Patent Litigation: Past, Present, and Future: CLE Video

Insight November 10, 2015

Patent litigation is expensive. Most cases settle because it is less expensive to pay a royalty to the patent owner (often a "patent troll") than it is to litigate. But for those who choose to fight and then win, chances have improved to recover fees and expenses from the patent owner. In this webinar, we will discuss the past, present, and possible future status of fee-shifting in patent cases.

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CLE Webinar - Ethical Practice in 2015

Event Yaacov P. Silberman Yaacov P. Silberman
Presentation by Rimon Partner and COO Yaacov P. Silberman. This presentation will recap some of the more "modern" legal ethics opinions of 2015 - those dealing with contemporary issues such as e-discovery, social media, lawyer-rating sites, virtual practices, and the representation of marijuana dispensaries. The presentation will cover ethics

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CLE Webinar - California and Federal Employment Law Primer for Small Businesses

Event Jill Haley Penwarden Jill Haley Penwarden
Presentation provided by Rimon's Jill Halley Penwarden and Natasha Dorsey. This presentation will cover the most recent developments in California and Federal employment laws that impact small businesses. Topics include the hiring process, including background checks; proper classification of employees, independent contractors, and exempt

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CPE/CLE Webinar - State and Local Taxation: Headline News and Trends

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Presentation by Rimon, P.C. Counsel, David Fruchtman In this fast-paced presentation, David Fruchtman (chair of State and Local (Subnational) Taxation at Rimon P.C.) analyzes the most important developments in multistate and local tax legislation, case law and administrative pronouncements. Topics covered will be determined based upon current

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Proposed FRCP Changes: Effect on eDiscovery, RIM & IG (CLE)

Insight John Isaza John Isaza · November 13, 2014
The Supreme Court is expected to approve a proposed set of revisions to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP), which would go into effect by December of 2015. Are you ready for those changes?  In this program, Rimon Partner and renowned Information Governance, Records and Legal Holds expert, John Isaza, will walk the audience through the

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Hedge Fund Advertising Law- Fundamentals and New Developments: CLE Video

Insight Mark Diamond Mark Diamond · January 20, 2014

On July 10, the SEC adopted a new rule lifting the ban on general solicitations and advertising for broker-dealers and for hedge fund and private equity fund offerings. This is a significant change from existing law and allows a fund to make its website more accessible to the public, to use social media, and to speak freely at conferences and seminars as well as to the press.

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CLE Webinar - Records and Information Governance: The Legal Landscape

Insight John Isaza John Isaza · September 23, 2013

Video from John Isaza's CLE webinar on the Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles (the “Principles”) and other foundational components of information governance from September 17, 2013. In this course, participants will learn about the Principles, and how they can be used to leverage defensible disposition of unnecessary data, while keeping their clients and their own firms compliant with legally defensible policies, procedures and overall practices. Upon conclusion of this webinar, participants will have a firm grasp on requirements for basic records retention and information governance principles, take away a list of Information Governance standards and best practices, and be able to avoid the commonly occurring pitfalls that lead to spoliation sanctions

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CLE Webinar - Recent Developments in Derivatives Regulation

Insight Robin Powers Robin Powers · September 23, 2013

Video from Robin Powers' CLE webinar on the new regulations governing the use of OTC derivatives in the United States and Europe from September 11, 2013. The different requirements will create new and possibly overlapping compliance obligations for end users who engage in derivatives/ hedging activities in the US and abroad.  For many end users, this requires an understanding of the obligations created by Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act, the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) and the application of each to cross border transactions.  The webinar covers the key compliance obligations for end users under Dodd-Frank and EMIR and the application of Dodd-Frank and EMIR to cross border transactions.

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