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Soft Skills for Lawyers

01/15/2020

Soft skills are different than the hard skills like effective legal writing, oral advocacy and trial practice and mastery of... read more

MODERATED WEBCAST: Ethics Traps for the Unwary: What Are Your Obligations When Bar Counsel Calls?

12/09/2019

This is the replay of Program 2979 originally aired on May 15, 2019. Attorneys under investigation by Bar Counsel and attorneys... read more

The Ethics of Social Media Use by Attorneys

12/03/2019

Social media is seemingly all pervasive. Unsurprisingly, social media is used by attorneys for many purposes. That use carries both... read more

MODERATED WEBCAST: Is Mediation the New Jury Trial? Approaches and Strategies to Effective Mediation

12/02/2019

This is the replay of Program 2947 originally aired on May 21, 2019 Over 90% of cases settle before trial... read more

Taking and Defending Depositions (November 4, 2019)

11/04/2019

Each deposition is unique and presents its own problems and issues. However, there are checklists we can all use to... read more

IP Protection in Cannabis - How to Make it Happen Around the World!

10/16/2019

Cannabis- The intellectual property protection of cannabis and cannabis derivative products is currently exiting out of its Wild Wild West... read more

What It Takes to be a Trial Lawyer If You’re Not a Man: The Ethical, Professional, and Personal Costs of Confronting Gender Bias in the Courtroom

10/11/2019

Today, women make up more than one half of all law school graduates. Yet they remain dramatically underrepresented at... read more

The Reptile Brain Strategy: Why Lawyers Use It and How to Counter It

10/09/2019

This presentation will include an overview of the Reptile Theory and provide concrete examples for how the strategy is frequently... read more

Owning Your Career

10/07/2019

All young lawyers need to take charge of their careers. That is especially true of young women lawyers, who face... read more

MODERATED WEBCAST: Silent Cyber and War – Gaining Coverage for Cyber Losses Under Non-Cyber Policies and Excluded Losses

10/03/2019

This is the replay of Program 29104 originally aired on June 12, 2019 Several recent cases involving the NotPetya malware highlight... read more