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NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Practising Law Institute (PLI) is proud to announce that Jim Freund's Smart Negotiating for Lawyers – the most comprehensive and practical resource ever developed to help attorneys master the skill of negotiating – is now available in DVD format.

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This six-hour video course, which "will help revolutionize the way young lawyers are trained in the art of negotiating" (Franci J. Blassberg Of Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton, New York City) features simulated lawyer-to-lawyer and lawyer-client exchanges, punctuated by Jim Freund's insightful commentary on how to make a deal. Experts have called the course "a remarkable tool, accessible and engaging" (William Allen, former Chancellor, Delaware Court of Chancery); "a super way to develop and refine negotiating skills" (Carl W. Schneider, former Partner, Wolf, Block, Schorr and Solis-Cohen LLP, Philadelphia); and "the best course on negotiating I have viewed on the subject in any medium." (John D. Feerick, former Dean, Fordham University School of Law).

Jim Freund, a retired partner of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and prominent negotiator in many of the major corporate takeover battles of the 1980's, has been called "one of the leading business law negotiators of our generation with incredible skill in teaching others to improve their skills." (Bruce Alan Mann, Senior Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP, San Francisco)

This boxed set of four DVD discs – including an interactive video, enabling viewers to test their evaluation of how effectively the actor-lawyers are negotiating against Jim's own in-depth analysis – comes complete with Jim's best-selling book, SMART NEGOTIATING – How to Make Good Deals in the Real World, and his special training manual for discussion leaders, designed to maximize the educational value of in-group sessions.

Purchase Jim Freund's DVD box set Smart Negotiating for Lawyers and receive his acclaimed guide Anatomy of a Mediation for $10.00 (Total Bundle Price $75.00)

About Jim Freund
James C. Freund is a retired senior partner of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Among his prior books are Anatomy of a Merger, Lawyering, Smart Negotiating and Smell Test. Through his books, videos, seminars and classes, he has taught negotiating, problem-solving, and other lawyering and business topics to several generations of lawyers and law students.

About PLI
Practising Law Institute is a non-profit 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 which are 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, annually supplemented Treatises, Audio CDs and DVDs, MP3s, Live Webcasts, Course Handbooks, and On-Demand Learning.

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