As the year comes to a close and the winter holidays approach, many of us are also faced with a daunting task… fulfilling CLE requirements before the year wraps up. Have no fear - Lawline’s December lineup is full of exciting courses to help you meet your CLE needs and keep you entertained at the same time. With programming on federal criminal practice, international human rights, key immigration developments, and the latest tax reforms, you’re sure to find something that’s just right for you. You’ll even find some ethics programs to meet your last-minute needs.
Can’t make a webcast date? All our courses go on demand within 48 hours (where you can check them out with our free trial).
Federal Criminal Practice 101. For new attorneys, conducting a criminal trial can be daunting. Review the various stages of a federal criminal trial and familiarize yourself with all the critical pre-trial motions when preparing for trial. Plus, discover best strategies for jury selection, witness examination, and more. Airing December 6 at 10:00 a.m. (EST)
Litigating an International Child Abduction Case Under the Hague Convention. Litigating a child abduction case can be harrowing, for more reasons than one. The circumstances are even more challenging when an international component is present. Learn the ins and outs of litigating an international child abduction case under the Hague Convention, with practical strategies for pleading your case. Airing December 10 at 10:00 a.m. (EST)
The New Immigration Policy: The “Invisible Wall.”Immigration policy has evolved rapidly in the last twelve months. Gain an overview of key immigration developments in the corporate context, and review other recent developments on temporary protected status, DACA, waivers, and more. Airing December 11 at 11:30 a.m. (EST)
U.S. Tax Planning with Global Clients. In an era of increased globalization, domestic tax planning for “global clients” is more important than ever. Learn how to execute income and estate planning on a global level and examine the various reporting requirements under U.S. tax law, and how they differ from other countries.Airing December 13 at 3:00 p.m. (EST)
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly: Ethical Internal Investigations. The rate of corporate internal investigations has risen rapidly in recent years. While the importance of conducting internal investigations cannot be diminished, it’s imperative that such investigations be conducted properly. Tune in to discuss the many ethical challenges that often arise in internal investigations, and develop strategies for navigating them successfully. Airing December 19 at 10:00 a.m. (EST)
Angelica is a Program Attorney with Lawline. She graduated cum laude from Amherst College in 2008 and holds a B.A. in Women's and Gender Studies and a Certificate in Latino and Latin American Studies. She received her J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2013 and is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey. Before joining Lawline, Angelica worked as a labor & employment litigation attorney. Outside of work, Angelica mentors a bright and funny high school student and serves on the Board of Directors of the TEAK Fellowship. During her free time, Angelica loves to read, try new foods, and spend time with her wife, daughter, and her dog, Scotty.