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Events

NALFA is the nation's leading CLE provider of events and programs on attorney fee and legal billing topics.  These live, remote, and multi-state CLE programs are free for NALFA members, clients, and faculty.  To register by phone, call us at (312) 907-7275 or CLICK HERE (pdf) to register by mail-in form.  $75.00 discount for registered guests from any previous NALFA program.  Ask about our group rate discounts and free press passes.  Register for 4 or more NALFA programs within a year and earn a Certificate in Reasonable Attorney Fees.
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  CLE Webinar: "Professional Fees in Large Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Cases"
  October 26, 2017 @ Noon-2:00pm (Central)
  2.00 CLE Credit Hours in DE, IL & PA (Pending)
  Tuition: $200.00


Panelists

Robert M. Fishman, Member, Shaw Fishman LLC (Chicago)
Jeffrey L. Cohen, Partner, Lowenstein Sandler LLP (New York)
H. Joseph Acosta, Partner, FisherBroyles LLP (Dallas)

Course Description
In large bankruptcy cases, professional fees can generate millions of dollars.  Panelists cover a range of fee and billing issues that arise in large Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.  Panelists take an in-depth look at the role of the bankruptcy fee examiner, the process of review and other ways U.S. Bankruptcy Courts manage fees and expenses in cases.  Panelists also examine the new U.S. Trustee Program fee guidelines and discuss the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, Baker Botts v. ASARCO.  Course materials included.  This program will be recorded.

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  CLE Webinar: "View From the Bench: Awarding Attorney Fees in Federal Litigation"
  November 30, 2017 @ Noon-2:00pm (Central)
  2.00 CLE Credit Hours Sought in CA, FL, IL, PA & TX
  Tuition: $200.00


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Course Description
Only judges can approve attorney fee awards.  A panel of sitting federal judges address a range of issues in awarding attorney fees and expenses in federal litigation.  Panelists discuss attorney fee award issues including fee entitlement, fee calculation methods, fee award factors, fee reductions, fee allocation issues and more.  Panelists also offer judicial insight on attorney fee claims for fee-seeking and fee-challenging litigators.  Course materials included.   

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  CLE Webinar: "E-Billing & Matter Management: Systems of Legal Savings"
  December 28, 2017 @ Noon-2:30pm (Central)
  NALFA Professional Development Program
  Tuition: $200.00


Panelists

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Course Description
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  CLE Webinar: "Billing Without Borders: Law Firm Billing in Cross-Border Matters"
  January 25, 2018 @ Noon-2:30pm (U.S. Central)
  NALFA Professional Development Program
  Tuition: $200.00 USD


Panelists

Glenn Newberry, Head of Costs Unit, Eversheds Sutherland (London)
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Course Description
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