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.

 

This program will discuss the recent groundbreaking decision United States v. Blaszczak in which the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed for the first time ever an insider trading conviction without proof of a personal bene...

Program Number
3060
Program Date
2020-02-18
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionBusiness LawCriminal Law & ProcedureCriminal Law & White CollarFederal CourtsInsider TradingLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsRegulatory and Administrative LawTrial SkillsWhite Collar
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The real estate industry is on the verge of major disruption due to futuristic technologies. These technologies are changing the way developers and cities plan for future development. Two such technologies are ride-sharing applications and autonomous...

Program Number
3047
Program Date
2020-02-20
Category
Construction Law SeriesContractsFederal CourtsReal EstateTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Recently, clients have asked if they or a vendor or supplier are a “subcontractor under a federal government contract. Sometimes the answer is easy—e.g., you are a subcontractor when a prime contractor contracts ...

Program Number
3045
Program Date
2020-02-25
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsGovernment ContractingLabor LawRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Today, corporations routinely conduct internal investigations, and those investigations serve a multitude of different purposes. In many circumstances, the corporation intends to conduct the investigation in such a way that communications will be pro...

Program Number
3048
Program Date
2020-02-25
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsConstitutional LawCriminal Law & White CollarEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLaw Practice ManagementProfessional DevelopmentTrial SkillsWhite Collar
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

When evidence of fraud first surfaces, creditors must act quickly to preserve the chance of recovery and protect their investments. That diligence and decisive action becomes increasingly important when a debtor whether a customer, vendor, business p...

Program Number
3028
Program Date
2020-02-26
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsAsset ProtectionBanking & Finance LawBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsBusiness Organizations & ContractsComplex LitigationFederal CourtsFraud SchemesLitigation & Litigation SkillsTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 was the first attempt at an omnibus data privacy statute in the United States. Companies raced to implement compliance programs by January 1, 2020, the date that the statute went into force and, in that pro...

Program Number
3001
Program Date
2020-02-28
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsCalifornia Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)Constitutional LawCorporate and Commercial LawFederal CourtsPrivacy and Data SecurityPrivacy LawState Specific - CA
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program will explore the Federal Circuits recent decision in Arthrex, Inc. v. Smith & Nephew, which held that the current statutory structure for appointing Administrative Patent Judges (APJs) to the PTAB violates the Appointments Clause of ...

Program Number
3065
Program Date
2020-02-28
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsConstitutional LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselIntellectual Property LawPatent Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study
Presenters

In this CLE you will learn about the regulatory and legislative changes in 2019 that impacted the blockchain and digital assets space on the federal level and highlights of New York developments. We demystify the rules, regulations and the law and ex...

Program Number
3072
Program Date
2020-03-02
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBanking & Finance LawConstitutional LawFederal CourtsFinancial ServicesFinTechIntellectual Property LawLaw Practice ManagementRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program will address the obligations of employers to tolerate or accommodate legalized and/or medical marijuana use, providing examples of the divergent approaches adopted by state governments, as well as best practices for developing drug testi...

Program Number
3056
Program Date
2020-03-03
Category
Cannabis LawEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsHealth Care LawLabor & Workforce Management LawLabor Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In the past several years, sanctions have become an increasingly utilized method for the U.S. government to implement its foreign policy, and the rapidly shifting legal landscape creates immense challenges for compliance. Having a firm understanding ...

Program Number
3025
Program Date
2020-03-04
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsComplex LitigationConstitutional LawFederal CourtsGovernment ContractingInternational Law & Global TradeLegal WritingLitigation and AppealsRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Federal and state antitrust laws, as well as the Federal Trade Commission Act and its state analogues, differ significantly, both substantively and procedurally. Bob Langer, who has written and spoken on this vital topic for more than forty years, an...

Program Number
3030
Program Date
2020-03-04
Category
Antitrust LawBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsFederal CourtsLaw Practice ManagementLitigation & Litigation SkillsPrivacy LawSecurities and Antitrust LitigationTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Mediation requires different advocacy skills than litigation; such differences are highlighted in a mediation opening statement. A poorly prepared, adversarial opening statement can derail or even terminate a mediation before the discussion has even ...

Program Number
3020
Program Date
2020-03-09
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsArbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLaw Practice ManagementLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsMediationProfessional DevelopmentTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In this program, Professor Fitzpatrick discusses his new book The Conservative Case for Class Actions (University of Chicago Press, 2019). Professor Fitzpatrick argues that conservatives and libertarians should prefer private enforcement of the law t...

Program Number
3068
Program Date
2020-03-10
Category
(ADR) Alternative Dispute ResolutionAdministrative Law & RegulationsComplex LitigationConstitutional LawCriminal Practice & ProcedureFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsRegulatory and Administrative LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Theres no denying it. We are going through a Food revolution. The food and beverage industry is seeing more food startups than beer in history. Whether its CBD food and drink, cannabis edibles, plant-based products, vegan, health-based foods, or impr...

Program Number
3044
Program Date
2020-03-12
Category
Constitutional LawCorporate and Commercial LawEnvironmental LawFederal CourtsIntellectual Property LawRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Craig is a skilled business lawyer who resolves disputes responsively and cost-effectively. His focus is on franchise and infrastructure transactions, development and disputes, both domestic and international. Clients hire him to provide creative sol...

Program Number
3062
Program Date
2020-03-13
Category
Business LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsCorporate and Securities LawEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLabor & Workforce Management LawLabor LawLegal WritingRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study