Monday, May 21, 2018

May 24: Wage and Hour Update

Miller Law Group invites you and any of your interested colleagues to attend this web seminar free of charge. All you need is a computer with Internet access and speakers.
Join Miller Law Group for an in-depth look at the laws and regulations for Accommodating Disabled Workers.
Title:
Wage and Hour Update
When/Where:
Thursday, May 24, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM PDT
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Miller Law Group

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Monday, May 14, 2018

May 2018: Silence of All Virtues: Attorney-Client Privilege and Confidentiality in the Digital Age



In the fast paced, high information era in which we live, how do you maintain client confidentiality and privilege while still meeting the demands of the client? In this course we will cover the importance of protecting client confidences, understanding electronic media, finding ethical solutions to inadvertent disclosures, ethical implications of using cloud storage and navigating the ethical minefields of social media as legal professionals.
Title:
Silence of All Virtues: Attorney-Client Privilege and Confidentiality in the Digital Age
When/Where:
Webcast
Speaker:
Nicole Dietz
Credit:
1 credit hour in most states that allow online credits.
By:
LexisNexis


Sunday, May 13, 2018

May 2018: Following, Friending and Pinning: The Intersection of Social Media and Evidentiary Principles

According to the Pew Research Center, 73% of online adults use at least one social media platform. That number grows daily. Learn how to apply evidentiary principles to this medium, discover and build sound strategies to uncover sources and results on an electronic legal research platform and stay up to date on the trends in social media as well as the social media activities of key players in cases as well as gain an understanding of how social media has taken such an important role in society as a whole.


Title:
Following, Friending and Pinning: The Intersection of Social Media and Evidentiary Principles
When/Where:
Webcast
Speaker:
Cassie Quinn
Credit:
1 credit hour in most states that allow online credits.
By:
LexisNexis

Friday, May 4, 2018

STEPP training: Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure

STEPP training, or Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure, is designed to provide external stakeholders with a better understanding of how, and why, an examiner makes decisions while examining a patent application. Courses are led by USPTO trainers and based on material developed for training USPTO employees. And new for FY18 we now have two different course formats:
  • In-person training on patent examination practice and procedure in a workshop setting
  • Virtual instructor-led training (VILT) to “hop” through one or more topics related to examination practice and procedure
Listed here are the See the full course schedule below for topics, dates, places, times, intended audience, and CLE credit.
Title:
STEPP training: Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure
There are numerous 3-day in person trainings in multiple locations. See schedule.
In addition, there are several Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) on the internet
Note: All Hops will begin at 1 p.m. ET on the day of training
  • Claim Interpretation - Preambles - February 13, 2018
  • Claim Interpretation - Product By Process - April 3, 2018
  • Functional Language Workshop - Claim Interpretation and Definiteness Under 35 U.S.C. 112(b) - Computerized Color Editing - April 17, 2018
  • Addressing 35 U.S.C. 112(f) - or Means-plus-Function Limitations - June 12, 2018
  • Inherency, 35 U.S.C. 102/103 Rejections, and Official Notice - August 7, 2018
Cost:
Courses provided are free to attend. In addition, CLE credit may be available for a STEPP course you participate in however CLE accreditation will generally only applied for in the state the course is delivered from.
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The STEPP program is an important part of the USPTO’s mission to deliver intellectual property information and education to external stakeholders. It is administered by the Office of Patent Training (OPT).
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