Announcements

  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The Delaware Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, DELVACCA, will hold its annual meeting/dinner from 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday, November 14 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Philadelphia.The meeting will serve as a platform for members to elect the DELVACCA 2006 Board of Directors. The keynote speaker for the event will be the Hon. Bruce W. Kauffman,...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The Chicago Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America (ACCChicago) has scheduled a pair of evening seminars on issues of importance to in-house counsel. On Tuesday, November 15, ACCChicago will present Contract Law from 5 to 8 p.m. at The East Bank Club, 500 North Kingsbury Street, Chicago. On Tuesday, December 13, ACCChicago is offering...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The American Bar Association Section of Business Law has scheduled its 2005 Fall CLE meeting for Friday and Saturday, November 18 and 19 in Washington, DC. The meeting is designed as an opportunity to exchange views, explore issues, identify emerging practices, and obtain regulatory guidance and insight, as well as providing a venue for interaction...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA) this month has scheduled a CLE seminar titled How to Produce Successful Outcomes in Any Conflict, Mediation or Negotiation in two locations. Programs will take place on Monday, November 14 at the OSBA offices, 1700 Lake Shore Drive, Columbus, OH, and on Tuesday, November 15 at the Forum Conference Center, East 9th...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The International Centre for Dispute Resolution this month is planning a one-day conference that will examine International Commercial Arbitration in Latin America. The program is scheduled for Tuesday, November 15 from 9 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. at the offices of Arnold & Porter LLP, 555 12th Street, NW, Washington, DC. Co-sponsoring the session are the...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Stradley Ronon attorney Jonathan Grosser recently participated as a panelist at the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of CoreNet Global's seminar, Lease Audits: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. Mr. Grosser discussed all aspects of lease audits. As a member of the business department, Mr. Grosser's practice focuses on transactional real estate and includes...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The Mid-America Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America this month is planning a CLE seminar titled Protecting Your Trade Secrets and Avoiding Accusations of Trade Secret Theft. The program will take placeon Wednesday, November 9 from11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1200 Main Street, Suite 3500, Kansas City, MO. Trade secrets, noncompete and...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The Northeast Ohio Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America (NEOACCA) this month will present a Legal Ethics, Professionalism and Substance Abuse seminar. The program will take place on Thursday, November 10 from 8 to 11:30 a.m. at the offices of Jones Day, 901 Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland. The session will serve as an ethics update for...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Will the Federal Trade Commission and Congress strangle business? A patent reform movement is under way in both bodies to limit the rights of intellectual property holders. The firm of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP will focus on this movement this month in a seminar titled The Coming Storm Over Intellectual Property and Patent Reform. The program will...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The New York County Lawyers' Association (NYCLA) this month has scheduled a CLE seminar titled Business Law 2005: Hot Topics for the Experienced Business Lawyer. The program will take place on Thursday, October 27 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m at the NYCLA Home of Law, 14 Vesey Street, New York City. Prepared under the auspices of the Northeast Business Law...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    While it is common practice to forward trademark applications to specialized law firms, the general practitioner or in-house counsel with a general knowledge of trademark law can easily accomplish the trademark registration process. To give attorneys a better idea of what is involved, the New York County Lawyers' Association (NYCLA) this month will present...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    On an ever-increasing basis, companies operating in the United States market have found themselves the target of "junk patents," or patents asserted by so-called "patent trolls" having no business operations at all apart from patent assertion and litigation. These "trolls" are viewed by many as manipulating the U.S. litigation system by misusing the threat...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The Greater New York Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America (NY ACCA) this month is offering a CLE seminar titled Computer Forensics: Technology, Strategy and Law. The program, prepared by the computer forensics and investigations firm Stroz Friedberg, LLC, will take place on Tuesday, October 11 from 8:45 to 10:15 a.m. at the offices of...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    On October 20, The Association of the Bar of the City of New York, together with courts, law schools, government agencies, bar associations, community organizations, and securities industry self-regulatory organizations, will again sponsor the fifth annual Mediation Settlement Day in New York.At this event, citywide and statewide activities will showcase...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    Highlighting the important role that lawyers can play as civic leaders, Boston Bar Association President Edward P. Leibensperger recently announced that a select group of eight lawyers - all of whom have been practicing for less than a decade - will spend the next 12 months in a special leadership development program. Dubbed Public Interest Leaders, the...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The Massachusetts State Bar Association (MBA) this month will present its Third Annual In-House Counsel Conference: Current Compliance Issues. The conference is scheduled for Thursday, October 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Boston/Dedham, 25 Allied Drive, Dedham, MA. The Third Annual MBA In-house Counsel Conference is intended to follow up on...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) early next month has scheduled its Sixth Annual Creating Pathways to Diversity Conference, a session designed to provide practical tools and resources that attorneys need to further personal career growth and meet organizational diversity goals. The conference will take place on Wednesday, November 2 from...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The firm of Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner LLP this month is offering a pair of CLE seminars focusing on issues of interest to in-house counsel and their outside law firms. Each program takes place from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at the Brown Raysman offices, 900 Third Avenue, New York City. Registration begins at 8 a.m. The schedule includes:...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The firm of King & Spalding LLP this month will present a CLE seminar titled How Would Your Company Fare Under the Thompson Memorandum? on behalf of the Greater New York Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America. The program will take place on Monday, October 17 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the offices of King & Spalding, 1185 Avenue of the...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The firm of Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. this month has scheduled a CLE seminar titled Protecting Your Hidden Assets: Patent and Trademark Essentials. The program will take place on Tuesday, October 18 starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Raritan Valley Country Club, Bridgewater, NJ. The speakers will be Jeanne M. Hamburg and Davy E. Zoneraich,...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The WolfInstitute, which provides a wide range of pragmatic, employment-related training to human resources professionals, in-house counsel and other managers, has planned a pair of programs this month in New York City. All courses, which begin at 9 a.m., take place at the WolfInstitute Training Center, 250 Park Avenue, New York City. On Thursday,...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    WESFACCA this month is planning an advanced half-day workshop titled Trademarks in the Digital Millennium. The program will take place on Thursday, October 6 from 9 to11:45 a.m. at the Indian Harbor Yacht Club, 710 Steamboat Road, Greenwich, CT. The session, organized by WESFACCA's Intellectual Property Law and International Law committees, will cover...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    Much has been written and discussed about the challenges faced by in-house counsel to gain more value for the dollars they spend on legal services, improve service efficiencies and lower costs.Until now, most client partnering and convergence programs to achieve these goals have been pursued by large corporations with hefty outside counsel budgets. But...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The American Bar Association has regretfully decided to relocate its 2006 Midyear Meeting in February from New Orleans. The meeting will be held in Chicago, February 8-13, one week later than planned. "It is just not possible to hold our meeting in New Orleans," said ABA President Michael S. Greco. "The decision was made difficult because of our strong...

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