Celesq® Programs

Programs are available online to all firms wishing to assist their attorneys in obtaining their CLE credits. Please email customer.care@celesq.com to obtain a coupon code for your firm. Once an attorney has completed a program, your firm will be billed $30 each for the cost of each certificate which will be issued as a download once the attorney has completed the affirmation for the particular program.

 

Traditionally, networking was considered going to networking events where loads of people were just handing out business cards. And to many lawyers, they would rather have a root canal than attend one of those! That is an outmoded definition of netwo...

Program Number
29167
Program Date
2019-12-04
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsCommunications and Media LawConstitutional LawEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsIn-House CounselProfessional DevelopmentSocial Media LawWorkplace training
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Regulations governing BSA/AML compliance are often ambiguous, leading to disagreements with regulators about whether financial institutions are in compliance with those regulations. Federal and state banking regulators frequently cite to the FFIECs B...

Program Number
29202
Program Date
2019-12-05
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsAntitrust LawBanking & Finance LawBusiness LawCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinancial ServicesIn-House Counsel
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program includes understanding the money laundering and terrorist financing threats of using Bitcoin / Crypto Automated Teller Machines (BTMs / CTMs); how to mitigate those threats; what are the reporting requirements for money services business...

Program Number
29183
Program Date
2019-12-05
Category
Banking & Finance LawBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsConstitutional LawCriminal Law & ProcedureCriminal Law & White CollarCriminal Practice & ProcedureCryptocurrencyFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryTerrorism
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

A growing trend of hostility towards employee noncompetition and nonsolicitation agreements has been mounting over the last several years. A number of states have recently issued laws limiting the enforceability of noncompetes, and other states have ...

Program Number
29212
Program Date
2019-12-09
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsConstitutional LawEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLabor & Workforce Management LawLabor LawLaw Practice ManagementLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsRegulatory and Administrative LawSkillsTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Andie Kramer, a partner in an international law firm and Alton B. Harris, a founding partner of a successful Chicago law firm, discuss the stereotypes and biases that so often prevent women from advancing in their legal careers as far and as fast as ...

Program Number
29171
Program Date
2019-12-10
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsConstitutional LawDiversity, Inclusion and Elimination of BiasEmployment & Labor LawEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLabor & Workforce Management LawLabor LawProfessional Development
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act is a far reaching act that completely changes the way marijuana is treated in Illinois. This presentation will provide an overview of the legalization of cannabis in Illinois and explore various aspects of...

Program Number
29207
Program Date
2019-12-10
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsCannabis LawConstitutional LawFederal CourtsHealth Care LawPharmaceutical LawRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Lawyers face stress daily and are subject to particular circumstances which can lead to higher levels of stress than for most other members of the population. There is a clearly recognized continuum where unresolved chronic stress becomes a predictor...

Program Number
29146
Program Date
2019-12-11
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsCorporate and Commercial LawEmployment & Labor LawEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsHealth Care LawIn-House CounselLabor LawLaw Practice ManagementSubstance AbuseSubstance Abuse & Bias
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Very often individuals and companies believe that securing the domain name means they secured the trademark registration. In reality that is not the case. A registered trademark may be the exact ticket you need to secure the matching domain name and ...

Program Number
29151
Program Date
2019-12-12
Category
Business LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsComplex LitigationComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawCopyright LawFederal CourtsInformation TechnologyIntellectual Property LawLitigation and AppealsPrivacy and Data SecurityTechnology LawTrademark Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

On August 23, 2019, President Donald J. Trump signed four new bankruptcy amendments into law: (1) the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (the “SBRA); (2) the Family Farmer Relief Act of 2019; (3) the Honoring American Vetera...

Program Number
29210
Program Date
2019-12-13
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBanking & Finance LawBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsConstitutional LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Estate and trust litigation can pose a greater risk to family wealth than the current tax regime under which most estates are not subject to transfer taxes. One of the most attractive aspects of arbitration for estate planning clients is the privacy ...

Program Number
29204
Program Date
2019-12-16
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsArbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionBusiness LawEstate PlanningEstate Planning & ProbateFederal CourtsIn-House CounselTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In September, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published six guidance documents clarifying its scope of authority and enforcement discretion policies in light of the 21st Century Cures Act. The long-awaited draft guidance on Clinical Decisio...

Program Number
29214
Program Date
2019-12-16
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsConstitutional LawFederal CourtsHealth Care LawPharmaceutical LawRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This one-hour program will focus on recent hot topics in antitrust, such as “no poach agreements, the increasing importance of antitrust compliance policies and training, U.S. antitrust enforcement authorities ongoing scrutiny of t...

Program Number
29199
Program Date
2019-12-17
Category
Antitrust LawBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsContractsCorporate and Commercial LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLegal Writing
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Virtual currency and related litigation is a history that is being written in real time and may, like evolving technology tends to do, take us to places that we cant now imagine. This presentation will discuss the evolving landscape of virtual curren...

Program Number
29191
Program Date
2019-12-18
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBanking & Finance LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawCryptocurrencyFederal CourtsIn-House CounselInformation TechnologyLitigation & Litigation SkillsTechnology LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The SEC has proposed significant amendments to its adviser advertising and solicitation rules, as well as related amendments to its books and records rule and the Form ADV. The proposal marks a drastic departure from the SECs current prescriptive app...

Program Number
29215
Program Date
2019-12-19
Category
AdvertisingBusiness Organizations & ContractsCommunications and Media LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawConstitutional LawCorporate and Commercial LawCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsSecurities & Investing
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In todays competitive federal marketplace, protests are an almost inevitable feature of many procurements. To succeed, contractors must learn to use protests to go after the contracts they deserve, when improperly awarded to someone else. At the same...

Program Number
29176
Program Date
2019-12-23
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsComplex Resolution StrategyContractsCorporate and Commercial LawFederal CourtsGovernment ContractingIn-House CounselLegal WritingLitigation & Litigation SkillsTrial SkillsWhite Collar
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study