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Sep 12, 2017, 10:35 ET Critical Legal Assistance on the Approaching End of DACA

On September 5, 2017, President Trump directed the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)...


Sep 06, 2017, 13:24 ET Providing Legal Assistance in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

Last week's torrential rainfall and devastating destruction have left many in dire need of assistance. On Thursday, September 7, 2017, at 4:00 p.m...


Aug 09, 2017, 10:11 ET PLI Launches New Journal: The Current

Practising Law Institute is proud to announce the launch of The Current: The Journal of PLI Press. This new quarterly journal will provide ongoing...


Aug 07, 2017, 11:00 ET PLI Launches Professional Skills Practice Area Site

Practising Law Institute is proud to announce the launch of a new Professional Skills practice area site dedicated to enhancing the skills of...


Aug 02, 2017, 09:30 ET PLI Wins ACLEA'S Best Award For Outstanding Achievement In Technology

Practising Law Institute is proud to accept the Association for Continuing Legal Education's "Best Award" for the Interactive Learning...


Jun 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Financial Services Mediation Answer Book

PLI Press is pleased to announce the publication of Financial Services Mediation Answer Book, edited by Layn Phillips, Pierre Gentin, Jill Sperber,...


Jun 06, 2017, 13:00 ET PLI Wins Telly Award

Practising Law Institute (PLI) is proud to receive its first Telly Award, in recognition of the Interactive Learning Center's Legal Process...


May 16, 2017, 12:30 ET PLI Wins Best Continuing Legal Education Provider

Practising Law Institute is proud to announce that it has been named #1 Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Provider, as chosen by the readership of...


Apr 20, 2017, 09:30 ET Elections Held for Practising Law Institute Board of Trustees at PLI Annual Meeting

At the April 19th Annual Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Practising Law Institute (PLI), the following individuals were elected: Samuel...


Apr 13, 2017, 14:45 ET Practising Law Institute Mourns the Passing of Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam

It is with heavy hearts that the Board and Staff of the Practising Law Institute (PLI) mourn the untimely passing of Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam....


Mar 13, 2017, 10:30 ET Friedman on Leases, Sixth Edition

Practising Law Institute (PLI) is pleased to announce the publication of the Sixth Edition of Friedman on Leases, one of the most acclaimed and...


Jan 20, 2017, 11:15 ET PLI Announces Brand Refresh

Practising Law Institute, a leading nonprofit educational organization, is proud to announce the next evolution of its brand identity. The new...


Dec 16, 2016, 12:10 ET Practising Law Institute Launches Broker-Dealer/Investment Adviser Blog

Practising Law Institute (PLI) introduces the BD/IA: Regulation in Focus blog, an innovative, multifaceted platform designed to keep broker-dealers...


Nov 15, 2016, 09:30 ET PLI Publishes Securities Litigation: A Practitioner's Guide, Second Edition

Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of their newest publication, Securities Litigation: A Practitioner's Guide, Second Edition....


Oct 06, 2016, 10:00 ET PLI Releases New Edition of Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act Answer Book

Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of the new edition of Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act Answer Book, authored by Matthew D....


Sep 27, 2016, 10:30 ET Practising Law Institute Wins Gold Award from the Brandon Hall Group

Practising Law Institute (PLI) has received the highest award for the "Best Use of Video in Learning" from the Brandon Hall Group in its annual...


Sep 19, 2016, 13:02 ET CPE-Eligible On-Demand Programs Now Available from PLI

 Practising Law Institute is pleased to announce that CPE credit is now available On-Demand to accountants, CPAs and other professionals. PLI's...


Sep 12, 2016, 10:00 ET PLI Publishes Privacy Law Answer Book

Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of Privacy Law Answer Book, a Q&A guide to the laws and regulations that govern how...


Aug 09, 2016, 11:00 ET PLI Online Game for Lawyers Wins ACLEA's Top Technology Award

Practising Law Institute (PLI) received the Award for Outstanding Achievement in Technology at this week's Association for Continuing Legal...


Nov 18, 2015, 10:58 ET PLI Publishes Cybersecurity, The First Major Legal Treatise On This Crucial Area Of The Law

 Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of their newest title, Cybersecurity: A Practical Guide to the Law of Cyber Risk, the...


Oct 29, 2015, 14:28 ET Practising Law Institute Launches Discover PLUS for iPad® and iPhone®: Expert Answers at Your Fingertips

Practising Law Institute (PLI) is pleased to announce Discover PLUS for iPad and iPhone. Discover PLUS is a subscription-based online research...


Nov 12, 2014, 12:00 ET PLI Publishes Life At The Center Authored By Former SEC Commissioner Roberta S. Karmel

Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of former Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") Commissioner Roberta S. Karmel's new book...


Nov 05, 2014, 12:00 ET PLI Publishes International Tax Controversies: A Practical Guide

Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of their newest book, International Tax Controversies: A Practical Guide. Authored by a team...


Aug 04, 2014, 12:00 ET PLI Publishes Anti-Money Laundering Deskbook: A Practical Guide to Law and Compliance

 Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of their newest title, Anti-Money Laundering Deskbook: A Practical Guide to Law and...


Jul 14, 2014, 12:00 ET PLI Publishes Health Care Mergers and Acquisitions Answer Book 2014

Practising Law Institute (PLI) announces the release of their newest title, Health Care Mergers and Acquisitions Answer Book 2014. Co-edited by two...