Presented by the Cannabis Law Section
Perspectives on Social Equity in LA – What does social equity look like in LA’s cannabis market? What are LA’s social equity licensing requirements and how do those look in practice? Join us for a panel with social equity applicants navigating through LA’s application and licensing process, an investor
Presented by the Commercial Law & Bankruptcy Section
Legal and economic events in the most recent six months have created new issues and authorities in insolvency related determination and discharge of tax liability of interest to lawyers, accountants, trustees, debtors and creditors. In addition to these new legal issues and authorities, r
Presented by the Litigation Section
Discovery motions are costly and time consuming. In the new normal, clients will likely prefer firms that reduce their litigation expenses. Informal Discovery Conferences with your Judge, as permitted by the L.A.S.C. rules, are a quick, inexpensive, and effective way to resolve discovery disputes and avoid needless
Presented by the Healthcare Law Section
The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is fundamentally transforming telehealth in the American healthcare system. Over the past few months, medical providers across the United States started, revamped and expanded their virtual care capabilities. This webinar will focus on issues related to the mainstreaming of telehealth as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic:
Presented by the Immigration Law Section
This program will feature two prominent LA-based Crimmigration practitioners, Doug Jalaie and Andres Ortiz, as well as Andrea Garcia, immigration specialist from the Riverside Public Defender’s Office. The presenters will guide attendees through a crimmigration case analysis. The program will also provide attendees some practice tips for handling detained cases during COV
Presented by the Labor & Employment Section
Wage and hour Law is complicated and not at all intuitive. Some employment lawyers practice it exclusively and know all about it, but others have more general employment law practices or focus on employment discrimination or traditional labor law. This program is designed for the employment lawyer wh
Join the Cannabis Section for an insightful conversation about cannabis-focused litigation. We will talk about the trends emerging, the types of claims that are gaining traction, advantages of different forums, and ADR.
Originally Recorded 5/26/20
Presented by the Los Angeles County Bar Association
How is the COVID-19 pandemic affecting your practice? What impacts are you seeing in yourself and/or your clients? Join presenters Cynthia Bowkley and Rebecca Stahl, attorneys who are trained in somatic experiencing, who will discuss how stress and trauma manifest physically, mentally, and emotionally in attorneys and
Presented by Title Insurance Subsection of the Real Property Section
A discussion of how the various County Recorders have changed their practices and services due to the COVID 19 crisis, and potential legal consequences of those changes.
Originally Recorded 4/29/20
With the majority of legal disputes (nearly 96%) being resolved in settlement, crafting strong, enforceable settlement agreements is critical. Most attorneys prepare to negotiate their case, but few get ready to write an effective settlement agreement that optimally addresses all of the issues between the parties and comports with statutory requirements. Learn
A review of hot topics affecting practice of immigration law today presented by national authorities:
Late-Breaking 2020 Public Charge Ground of Inadmissibility and Affidavit of Support: Updates and Practice Tips - Charles Wheeler(CLINIC)
Representing Children in Immigration Law: SIJS, Asylum, Motions to Suppress and Terminate
A combined program put forth by the LACBA Healthcare Law Section and Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc. (CAP) The program will focus on Independent Physicians reimbursement issues and legal solutions. The experts will discuss every aspect of obtaining proper reimbursement for non-contracted care.
Originally Recorded 3/4/20
Presented by the Construction Law Subsection of the Real Property Section
The 2020 Flaig Award will be presented to Douglas C. Purdy of Clark Hill in recognition of his many achievements in construction law. Theodore D. Levin, also of Clark Hill, will be presenting the award. The Flaig Award is a prestigious honor presented by the Los Angeles County Bar Association, in commemoration of the late Robert B. Flaig, to an a
Presented by the Environmental Law Section
Please join us for a program focusing on emerging contaminants, with a special emphasis on PFAS contaminants, from the perspective of technical and legal staff from the State Water Resources Control Board.
Originally Recorded 2/20/20
Shahla Farahnak, Assistant Deputy Director of SWRCB’
Join us for an intimate conversation about cannabis licensing, regulation, and enforcement in the City of Los Angeles with Cat Packer (Executive Director, Los Angeles Department of Cannabis Regulation) and Robert Ahn (President, Los Angeles Cannabis Regulation Commission). Los Angeles is the biggest cannabis market in Califor
Presented by the Privacy and Cybersecurity Section
Please join us for a candid conversation about the challenges facing companies in the first month since the CCPA took effect. From new consumer rights to know, delete, and object to the sale of their information, to a new private right of action for data breaches, our panelists will explore the latest on the CCPA
LACBA’s Professional Responsibility and Ethics Committee presents its 15th annual Ethics Seminar, giving participants the opportunity to learn about important ethical issues that have a direct impact on the practice of law from the top practitioners in the field and acquire 4 hours of ethics MCLE at the same time.
Originally Recorded 1/25/20
Please join us at this program that will feature drinking water experts, including a regulator, discussing how large-scale recycled water drinking projects will change the supply in Southern California and the potential challenges to achieving success.
Originally Recorded 1/22/20
Rafael Villegas, P.E.
Effective February 19, 2020, the new laws and how they will help financially distressed small businesses, disabled veterans and family farmers going forward. This program will discuss specifically the following substantive changes: The new changes to the Small Business Reorganization Act that provide opportunities for small business owners to reorganize and a
Presented by the Real Estate Finance Subsection of the Real Property Section
Panelists will give an overview of the current state of NY and CA case law governing completion guaranties and will discuss/debate key issues in negotiating and drafting completion guaranties from both the borrower and lender perspective. The panel is geared to practicing transactional lawyers negotiating completion guaranties in constructi