NEW YORK, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On April 18 and 19, Practising Law Institute (PLI) held its First Annual Institute on Corporate & Securities Law in Hong Kong 2013 at the offices of Mayer Brown JSM in Central, Hong Kong. Under the expert guidance of Institute Advisor Edward F. Greene of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Program Co-Chairs James Grandolfo of Allen & Overy, Mina Park of Citi, and Stephen Revell of Freshfields Druckhaus Deringer, the two-day event attracted more than two hundred attendees in person and via live Webcast. Faculty included representatives from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, and leading legal and business practitioners active in the Asian, U.S. and U.K. corporate and securities law fields, all of whom provided practical insights into the most critical issues facing attorneys and allied professionals in these regions today. The program was recorded and can now be viewed On-Demand on PLI's website at www.pli.edu.
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Practising Law Institute (PLI) is a nonprofit continuing legal education organization chartered by the Regents of the University of the State of New York, founded in 1933. PLI is dedicated to providing the legal community and allied professionals with the most up-to-date, relevant information and techniques critical to the development of a professional, competitive edge. We achieve these goals through the highest quality seminars – held annually in locations across the United States and internationally – and Live Webcasts, MP3s and MP4s, One-Hour Audio Briefings, and On-Demand Learning. In addition, we publish regularly supplemented Treatises and Answer Books, as well as Course Handbooks for most of our Programs. PLI is headquartered in New York City, and also maintains offices in San Francisco.
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