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PLI Discover PLUS Answer Books Video Tutorial

PLI Answer Books are written in an easy to read, q&a format. And they’re filled with checklists and practice pointers, making them useful resources for seasoned practitioners and newer attorneys alike. Watch this short video tutorial to learn how to access our more than 80 Answer Books on PLI Discover PLUS:

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What’s New for November on Discover PLUS

What's New November


Consumer Financial Services Answer Book 2016

Corporate & Securities:
Insider Trading Law and Compliance Answer Book 2016



Intellectual Property:
How to Write a Patent Application (3rd Edition)
Patent Litigation (3rd Edition)

Trial Handbook (Fall 2015 Edition)



Accountants’ Liability

Bankruptcy & Restructuring:
Bankruptcy Deskbook (5th Edition)

Corporate & Securities:
Hedge Fund Regulation (2nd Edition)
Initial Public Offerings: A Practical Guide to Going Public (2nd Edition)
Investment Adviser Regulation: A Step-by-Step Guide to Compliance and the Law
(3rd Edition)
Securities Law and Practice Deskbook (6th Edition)

Estates & Trusts:
Blattmachr on Income Taxation of Estates and Trusts (16th Edition)

Variable Annuities & Variable Life Insurance Regulation (2nd Edition)

Intellectual Property:
Likelihood of Confusion in Trademark Law (2nd Edition)
Patent Licensing and Selling: Strategy, Negotiation, Forms (2nd Edition)
Post-Grant Proceedings Before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board
Proskauer on Privacy: A Guide to Privacy and Data Security Law in the Information Age

Real Estate:
Friedman on Contracts and Conveyances of Real Property (7th Edition)
Friedman on Leases (5th Edition)

Circular 230 Deskbook: Related Penalties, Reportable Transactions, Working Forms
Langer on Practical International Tax Planning (4th Edition)



Pocket MBA Fall 2015: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals

Antitrust Counseling & Compliance 2015

Children’s Law:
California Special Education Law 2015

Communications/Telecommunications Law:
Law and Regulation of “Intermediary” Businesses 2015: Consumer-Facing Technology Providers, Online Platforms, and Online Media

Corporate & Securities:
Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 2015
Advanced Swaps & Other Derivatives 2015
Financial Services Industry Regulatory Compliance & Ethics Forum 2015
Fundamentals of Swaps & Other Derivatives 2015
Prison Law 2015
Private Placements and Hybrid Securities Offerings 2015
Securities Law and Practice 2015: How the SEC Works
Securities Regulation Institute (47th Annual)
Understanding the Securities Laws Fall 2015

Employment Law Institute 2015

Health Care:
Life Sciences 2015: Navigating Legal Challenges in the Drug and Device Industries

Intellectual Property:
Intellectual Property Law Institute 2015
Open Source and Free Software 2015: Benefits, Risks and Challenges
Patent Licensing Today 2015: Making Money Without Getting Sued
Patent Litigation 2015
“Technotainment” 2015: Distributing Content Across Multiple Platforms
Think Like a Lawyer, Talk Like a Geek 2015: Get Fluent in Technology
Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2015

California Trial Evidence 2015
Electronic Information in Criminal Investigations & Prosecutions 2015
New York Housing Law for the Low-Income Client 2015
Trial by Jury 2015
White Collar Crime 2015: Prosecutors and Regulators Speak
Wrongful Conviction 2015

Real Estate:
Commercial Real Estate Institute (17th Annual)

Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2015

Archival Titles: 
Advanced Seminar on Trademark Law 2001
Child Abuse, Neglect & the Foster Care System 2003: Effective Social Work & the Legal System; The Attorney’s Role & Responsibilities
Copyright & Trademark Law for the Nonspecialist 2001: Understanding the Basics
Estate Planning Institute (34th Annual)
Handling Intellectual Property Issues in Business Transactions 2001
The Health Care e-Commerce Revolution 2001: Legal, Financial & Regulatory Strategies
How to Prepare an Initial Public Offering 2000
International Joint Ventures 2002
International Tax & Estate Planning 2003: Strategies & Techniques for Maximum Advantage
Navigating Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Practice 2001
Nuts & Bolts of Securities Law 2000
Nuts & Bolts of Securities Laws 2002
Pension Plan Investments 2000: Confronting Today’s Issues
Pension Plan Investments 2001: Confronting Today’s Issues
Preparation of Annual Disclosure Documents 2000
Preparing Patent Legal Opinions 2002
Private Placements 2000
Private Placements 2001
Project Financing 2001
Sixth Annual Children’s Law Institute
Social Security and SSI Disability 2000
Social Security and SSI Disability 2001
Social Security & SSI Disability 2002
Tax Controversies: What to Do When the IRS Calls
Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 1999
Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 1999
Understanding Basic Copyright Law 2001
Understanding Estate, Gift & Fiduciary Income Tax Returns 2002: Strategies for Maximum Advantage with the “706,” “709” & “1041”
Understanding Securities Products of Insurance Companies 2003
Understanding the Securities Laws 2000
Valuation, Taxation & Planning Techniques for Sophisticated Estates 2000
Valuation, Taxation & Planning Techniques for Sophisticated Estates 2001
What Lawyers Need to Know About UCC Article 5 – Letters of Credit 2003



Communications/Telecommunications Law:
New FCC TCPA Ruling – Significant Compliance Challenges for Companies

Corporate & Securities:
Corporate Counsel Institute 2015
Crowdfunding and Online Direct Lending (Peer-to-Peer) 2015
Hedge Fund Management 2015
Preparing for Shareholder Activism: What You Need to Be Doing Now 2015
SEC Enforcement of Trading in Pre-IPO Securities
Securities Filings 2015: Practical Guidance in a Changing Environment
U.S. Companies Trading on the London Stock Exchange and the Impact of EU Regulations Requiring Mandatory Electronic Settlement

Employee Benefits:
Hot Issues in Executive Compensation 2015

Employment Law:
Cutting-Edge Employment Law Issues 2015: The California Difference
Enforcing Wage Claims for Low-Income Workers

Family Law:
Protecting LGBT-Headed Families in a Post-Obergefell World

Intellectual Property:
Amgen v. Sandoz: Federal Circuit Interprets “Patent Dance” Provisions of BPCIA to Permit Biosimilar Applicant to Refuse to Disclose Application and Manufacturing Information
Cybersecurity 2015: Managing the Risk
Developments in Pharmaceutical and Biotech Patent Law 2015
FTC v. Wyndham: Impact for Companies That Suffer Data Breaches
Where to Challenge Patents? International Post-Grant Practice – Strategic Considerations Before the USPTO, EPO, SIPO and JPO

International Law:
Ambush Marketing: International Regulation and Enforcement

Electronic Discovery Institute 2015: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know
Home Court Advantage: Recent Developments and Strategies for Litigants Concerning the SEC’s Increasing Use of Administrative Proceedings
Memorable and Persuasive: Winning Demonstratives at Trial
Nuts & Bolts of Electronic Discovery 2015

Pro Bono:
Representing the Pro Bono Client: Advocacy Skills for Administrative Hearings 2015

Professional Skills:
Six “P’s” of Professional Legal Writing

Real Estate:
Hotels 2015: Law and Practice

Labor Management Law Answer Book 2016 is now available!

Titles-4156-Labor-Management-AB-16_20150612123306Labor Management Law Answer Book 2016 is a concise overview of the controlling provisions of the NLRA and the other major federal labor legislation. Reflecting the in-depth knowledge and experience of the authors, it walks you through every requirement of federal law, including:

Labor Management Law Answer Book 2016 also provides:

  • a concise guide to all of the requirements of the NLRA, LMRA, LMRDA and other federal statutes
  • detailed guidance on what is and is not permitted activity by both unions and employers in any negotiation
  • coverage of emerging issues of critical importance like collective bargaining in the public sector
  • the context and analysis necessary to effectively plan and execute a labor strategy against the backdrop of complex and constantly evolving federal law, and
  • relevant planning opportunities and strategies to optimize proactive decision-making.

If you’d like to order Labor Management Law Answer Book 2016please email PLI Library Help Desk or call 877-900-5291.

What’s New for June on Discover PLUS

what's new










International Law


Corporate & Securities:


Communications/Telecommunications Law:

Corporate & Securities:

Intellectual Property:


Real Estate:





Children’s Law:

Corporate & Securities:


Health Care:

Intellectual Property:



Pro Bono:

Real Estate:


Archival Titles:




Corporate & Securities:

Employee Benefits:


Intellectual Property:

International Law:


Professional Skills:

Real Estate:

If you’d like to order any of the above titles, please email the PLI Library Help Desk or call 877-900-5291.

Celebrate National Library Week with PLI

Happy National Library Week!  

Unlimited Possibilities @ your library, Unlimited Possibilities @ PLI Discover PLUS


In celebration of National Library Week, Practising Law Institute is offering a 20% discount on all Treatises and Answer Books from April 12 – April 18.

The Library Relations team would also like to encourage you to access our online publications through a subscription to PLI Discover PLUS.  A subscription to PLUS gives you access our Course Handbooks, Treatises and Answer Books. You can also search for PLI Forms to provide legal templates for your day-to-day tasks, and transcripts to many of our PLI programs and seminars.



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PLI Discover PLUS: New Content Added in 2014!

2014 Content Added

The Practising Law Institute’s Discover PLUS New Content Added in 2014 list is out! Inside the catalog is a listing of the books, form, and transcripts that were added to PLI Discover PLUS in 2014.  This list is a reference guide for librarians, attorneys, researchers, and other subscribers.

PLI Discover PLUS continues to grow: new books are publishes; Treatises are updated; Forms are added; and new programs generate our Course Handbooks and Transcripts.  In 2014, we added or updated the following:

  • 19 Answer Books
  • 209 Course Handbooks
  • 518 Archived Course Handbooks
  • 604 Forms
  • 201 Transcripts
  • 13 Treatises
  • 60 Treatises – Supplemented