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Improving Women's Working Relationships With Other Women in the Legal Profession (June 11, 2019)

Program Number: 2962 Presenter: Alton (Al) B. Harris, Esq. (2018), Andrea S. Kramer, Esq. (2018)

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Andie Kramer, partner in an international law firm, and Alton B. Harris, partner (retired) at Nixon Peabody LLP, discuss the complicated dynamics of women’s working relationships with other women. Women, men, and organizations often believe that there is something problematic, even dysfunctional, about these relationships. While men’s working relationships with other men are seen as the baseline for healthy same-sex business relationships, women’s relationships with other women are often seen as disruptive to their organizations and hurtful to their career advancement. Andie and Al identify and review the underlying reasons for real or perceived women-to-women conflict at work and provide pragmatic advice on how to overcome and avoid

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Making Real Progress Towards Diversity and Inclusion in the Legal Profession (May 14, 2019)

Program Number: 2961 Presenter: Alton (Al) B. Harris, Esq. (2018), Andrea S. Kramer, Esq. (2018)

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Andie Kramer, partner at McDermott Will & Emery, and Alton B. Harris, partner (retired) at Nixon Peabody LLP, discuss the nature and extent of the achievement disparity between female and other minority lawyers and white male lawyers. They also review why and how stereotypes and the biases that flow from them cause this disparity by preventing women and minorities from advancing in their legal careers as far and as fast as men. They then provide women, men, and organizations with specific insights and communication techniques they can use to avoid or overcome these often subtle and unconscious biases. The program includes a discussion of the relevance of ABA’s Model Rule 8.4(g)

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Get Smart on the Law of Smart Contracts (April 3, 2019)

Program Number: 2959 Presenter: James Gatto, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Smart contracts are an important tool that will help drive the commercialization of blockchain technology. Smart contracts are code that run on a blockchain to automate transactions and other activities. In some cases, they are intended to be a standalone “contract.” In others, they will be used to implement business terms of a separate written contract. One of the characteristics of smart contracts is that they can be programmed to automatically provide a remedy in the event of a default, without the need for lawyers, judges or juries. The enforceability of and legal issues with smart contracts are just starting to receive the attention they deserve. This webinar will explore these

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Becoming a Lawyer: Discovering and Defining Your Professional Persona (April 17, 2019)

Program Number: 2958 Presenter: Raymond Dowd, Esq., Toni Jaeger-Fine, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Today’s legal marketplace demands professionals with a range of qualities in which many attorneys are deficient–not because they lack ability or talent but because of a lack of awareness of the importance of attitudes and behaviors that mark a successful professional. This lecture 1.describes the foundations for developing a strong professional persona; 2. provides specific ways for an attorney to discover and define a professional persona; and 3. gives a range of tools relating to self-management and working with others that will enhance professionalism, self-awareness, productivity, success and career satisfaction.

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Prenuptial Agreements 101: How to Create Enforceable Terms in Premarital Agreements (June 3, 2019)

Program Number: 2957 Presenter: Bari Weinberger, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** A prenuptial agreement is a legal document that enables a couple contemplating marriage to pre-decide how property and assets will be divided or treated in the event of divorce. The myth still persists that "prenups" are only for the mega wealthy, but this just isn't so! In the webinar geared for family law practitioners and attorneys in other practice areas. family law expert Bari Z. Weinberger explores the practical implications of prenuptial agreements for protecting and making decisions on a wide of issues, including ownership of small family businesses, assets earmarked for children from other marriages/relationships, retirement accounts, estate plans, alimony and even intellectual property, such as protecting one spouse's

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Child Custody 101: Determining Custody and Parenting Time for Modern Families (May 2, 2019)

Program Number: 2956 Presenter: Bari Weinberger, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** For divorcing spouses with kids, custody decisions about their children are a top priority -- and a top source of conflict. Geared towards family law practitioners and other attorneys with clients going through divorce, family law expert Bari Z. Weinberger explores the many facets of child custody, including deciding where the children will live and how much time they spend with each parent; how certain legal decisions (i.e., medical, education and religious) will be made; parental rights; how to enforce and/or modify custody agreements, mediating child custody, and more. Ms. Weinberger will then examine common points of conflict in custody negations and identify strategies for avoiding custody battles. Participants

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Divorce 101: The Divorce Legal Process Explained (April 3, 2019)

Program Number: 2955 Presenter: Bari Weinberger, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Between 40-50 percent of married couples in U.S. will ultimately divorce. For the new family law practitioner, and for attorneys in other practice areas with clients going through divorce, family law expert Bari Z. Weinberger will take a deep dive into the divorce process to explore such key topics as: the importance of the divorce filing date; how choosing a no-fault ground for divorce such as "irreconcilable differences" can expedite the divorce process; the benefits of alternative settlement methods and how to guide clients towards understanding low conflict/out of court settlement methods; the basics of child custody and child support; the changing face of alimony; asset division, including retirement

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Common Pitfalls of Fiduciary Duties of Officers and Directors and How to Avoid Them: Essential Guidance for In-House and Corporate Counsel (June 4, 2019)

Program Number: 2954 Presenter: Megan Lopp Mathias, Esq. - Lopp Mathias Law

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Megan Lopp Mathias will present information on the fiduciary duties of officers and directors, as well as members and managers of a limited liability company. The presentation will include common pitfalls made by officers and directors and tips on how to avoid them. In-house and corporate counsel will gain insight on how to navigate the sometimes complex arena of fiduciary responsibilities

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Restraining Former Employees from Improper Use of Confidential Information and Enforcing Non-Competition Provisions (April 9, 2019)

Program Number: 2953 Presenter: Megan Lopp Mathias, Esq. - Lopp Mathias Law

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Megan Lopp Mathias will present information geared toward in-house counsel to assist in the protection of confidential and trade secret information, as well as tips on how to restrain former employees from using confidential information. The presentation will include information about the elements of what constitutes confidential and trade secret information and cases that describe the elements of enforcement of post-employment restrictive covenants such as non-competition provisions and non-solicitation provisions.

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Effective Trial Lawyers are Masters at Cross-Examination (March 18, 2019)

Program Number: 2952 Presenter: Francisco (Frank) Ramos, Jr., Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** This presentation will teach you how to improve your cross-examination skills to secure the admissions to win your case at deposition and at trial.

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