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  • 05/29/2019 5:01 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    California Lawyers Association

    June 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


    The webinar will focus on practical issues that shall be taken into account for intellectual property practitioners interested in filing in Brazil; analysis of the current trademark practice versus the provisions of the Madrid Protocol.



    https://calawyers.org/event/webinar-overview-of-current-ip-law-in-brazil-is-brazil-ready-for-the-madrid-protocol/




  • 05/29/2019 4:59 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    California Lawyers Association

    Thursday-Saturday, June 13-15, 2019


    Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach 
    21500 Pacific Coast Hwy 
    Huntington Beach, CA


    The California Lawyers Association will re-launch the Solo & Small Firm Summit to provide several days of sought-after educational programs designed to address the needs of legal professionals who work in a solo or small firm practice — from business management and technology to substantive law updates in areas commonly practiced in a solo or small firm setting. The Summit agenda also will include networking events, and a vendor showcase with products and services unique to the solo or small firm practitioner.



    https://calawyers.org/event/california-solo-small-firm-summit-the-21st-century-law-firm/





  • 05/29/2019 4:57 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    California Lawyers Association

    Thursday, June 6, 2019


    Luskin Conference Center, UCLA
    425 Westwood Plaza
    Los Angeles, CA 90095


    Earn 5.75 MCLE credit hours!


    https://calawyers.org/intellectual-property-law/2019-ip-and-the-internet-conference/


  • 05/29/2019 4:55 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    Bar Association of San Francisco

    June 28, 2019: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


    This panel will provide important risk management and insurance placement advice to those dealing with businesses involved in cannabis at any level. We will discuss current trends and developments in the evolving cannabis insurance market, as well as provide practical tips and things to be aware of when applying for insurance or handling claims. In addition, we will offer an overview of the varying requirements of different localities when it comes to insurance compliance for permitting purposes.


    Topics
    • Concerns and tips for insuring cannabis and cannabis-adjacent businesses
    • State of the market, including risks that coverage is only recently available for and risks that still aren’t insurable
    • Local insurance requirements for commercial cannabis insurance in California



    http://www.sfbar.org/calendar/eventdetail.aspx?id=R190052/G194302





  • 05/29/2019 4:53 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    Bar Association of San Francisco

    June 27, 2019: 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm


    An in-depth discussion of the tribal consultation process between the Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency (SAFCA) and the United Auburn Indian Community (UAIC) regarding recent SAFCA flood control improvement projects.


    Topics
    • A look at the first five years of AB 52, approved by Governor Brown in 2014
    • Lessons learned and guidance for a successful consultation process
    • Discussion of methods to address impacts to Tribal Cultural Resources



    http://www.sfbar.org/calendar/eventdetail.aspx?id=G192907/G192907





  • 05/29/2019 4:51 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    Bar Association of San Francisco

    June 24, 2019: 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm



    The program will provide an overview of the most important state and local tax issues in 2018 and what to expect for 2019, including state and local tax impact of federal tax reform, sales and use tax issues post-Wayfair, important state and local tax legislation, and important state and local tax cases.

    Topics
    • State and local tax impact of federal tax reform
    • Sales and use tax issues post-Wayfair
    • Important state and local tax legislation
    • Important state and local tax cases



    http://www.sfbar.org/calendar/eventdetail.aspx?id=R190051/G190703




  • 05/29/2019 4:49 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    Bar Association of San Francisco

    June 21, 2019: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


    Join us for a lively discussion of some of the important cases currently pending between the State of California and the Trump administration, how those cases may be decided, and the impact the cases may have on the people who live and work here.



    http://www.sfbar.org/calendar/eventdetail.aspx?id=R190050/G195302




  • 05/29/2019 4:47 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    Bar Association of San Francisco

    June 20, 2019: 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm


    Technology can play a significant role in every aspect of the legal profession, and trial is no exception. In this digital age, there is a plethora of high-tech trial products to choose from to help present your case and organize the trial presentation process. But which products actually assist the court and juries in understanding complex ideas and issues and are worth your time and money? The panel will offer practical advice about the latest technologies that give litigators an edge at trial.


    Topics
    • How to present your evidence and claims in a visually appealing way without breaking your budget
    • Tips on navigating admissibility hurdles 
    • Current trends for effectively using technology at trial



    http://www.sfbar.org/calendar/eventdetail.aspx?id=B191445/B191445




  • 05/29/2019 4:45 AM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    Bar Association of San Francisco

    June 19, 2019: 4:00 pm - 5:45 pm


    Understanding support calculations is a vital skill for family law practitioners. Learn how to use DIssoMaster effectively to help your clients with child- and spousal support orders.


    Training includes a discussion of each line and most of the breakout lines, as well as case settings. The emphasis is on understanding the effects of data entry on income available for support, including tax consequences that impact child and spousal support. Part of this discussion covers key elements of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.


    Your instructor, Art Grater, co-created DissoMaster and has helped develop numerous support and property tools. He is a frequent presenter and consults on case-related analysis.


    Topics
    • DissoMaster program overview
    • Line-by-line data entry
    • DissoMaster and taxes
    • DissoMaster reports, including Overtime, Bonuses and Variations



    http://www.sfbar.org/calendar/eventdetail.aspx?id=G190905/G190905





  • 05/28/2019 5:30 PM | Denise Bashline (Administrator)

    Bar Association of San Francisco

    June 19, 2019: 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm,

    NO MCLE will be provided.


     Topics
    • Issues with ADUs
    • Status of SF’s New Nonprofit First Right to Purchase law
    • Short-Term Rental issues from Airbnb to Seller Holdovers
    • Recent RP Case Appellate Developments
    • Anything else of interest!




    http://www.sfbar.org/calendar/eventdetail.aspx?id=G191707/G191707




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