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.

 

Charles Francis, President of the Mattachine Society of Washington, DC, an archival research and educational organization, will join Lisa A. Linsky of McDermott Will & Emery, outside counsel for the MSDC to discuss the decade-long work by the two...

Program Number
3187
Program Date
2021-04-21
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsCommunication SkillsConstitutional LawDiversity, Inclusion and Elimination of BiasFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselPersonal Injury
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In Valeant Pharmaceuticals v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals, the Federal Circuit clarified venue for Hatch-Waxman cases by holding that infringement only occurs where the ANDA filer took actions related to its ANDA submission, thereby resolving a split among...

Program Number
3177
Program Date
2021-04-22
Category
Complex LitigationFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleHealth Care LawIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsPharmaceutical Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In today’s world, where the lines between home and work are blurred, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and stressed. For women attorneys, in particular, the overwhelm is magnified as boundaries have disappeared. The usual anxiety and stress su...

Program Number
31109
Program Date
2021-04-23
Category
Communication SkillsDiscrimination LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleHealth Care LawNegligence, Malpractice & Personal Injury Pharmaceutical Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

A discussion of the history of cases involving recovery for emotional damages sustained as a result of witnessing death or serious injury. A review of Nationwide cases and the recent New York Court of Appeals case of Green v. Esplanade....

Program Number
3185
Program Date
2021-04-23
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationConstitutional LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsState Specific - NYTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Termination is a powerful and important contractual and common law tool that parties have in their arsenal on construction projects. However, depending upon the circumstances, termination can potentially have significant, adverse consequences. This s...

Program Number
3107
Program Date
2021-04-26
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsConstruction Law SeriesContractsFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and Appeals
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The program will address recent developments with respect to PPP loans, including in Subchapter V bankruptcy cases, and risk of civil and criminal liability associated with PPP debt, which could become heightened with the filing of a bankruptcy petit...

Program Number
3183
Program Date
2021-04-27
Category
Bankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsBusiness Organizations & ContractsContractsFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFlorida EligibleIn-House Counsel
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program addresses the multiple decision points attorneys face when conducting an internal investigation, including the decision of whether to investigate at all. Whether the allegations involve sexual harassment and “Me Too”-type con...

Program Number
3190
Program Date
2021-04-27
Category
Criminal Law & ProcedureCriminal Law & White CollarEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleInternal Investigation
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program provides an overview of the US anti-money laundering laws and regulations. The objectives of the course are to provide a high level review of AML laws and regulations, focusing on compliance requirements. At the end of the presentation a...

Program Number
31114
Program Date
2021-05-03
Category
Asset ProtectionBanking & Finance LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsCriminal Law & ProcedureFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleMoney Laudering
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Demystifying Venture Fund Formation      While “Venture Capital Fund Formation” sounds sexy, it can also be overwhelming, especially given the fluidity and pace at which clients want their funds to close. In this ...

Program Number
31126
Program Date
2021-05-04
Category
Banking & Finance LawBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsCorporate and Commercial LawFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinTechFlorida Eligible
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The Covid-19 pandemic forced lawyers and judges to practice outside of their physical facilities and continue professional services from their home offices. Early 2021, The ABA published Formal Opinion 498 Virtual Law Firms to address the shift to vi...

Program Number
31131
Program Date
2021-05-04
Category
Communications and Media LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselPrivacy Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study
Presenters

The Comment to ABA Model Rule 7.2 was changed not that long ago, making it clear that a lawyer may ethically pay others for client leads. Since then the lead generation business has mushroomed, as lawyers have turned to this model in an effort to con...

Program Number
3194
Program Date
2021-05-06
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsCommunications and Media LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

There are several aspects of achieving diversity and inclusion in a corporate legal department. These include attracting and retaining legal talent; assuring that all members for the department feel included and free to be their best selves, requirin...

Program Number
31106
Program Date
2021-05-11
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsArbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionBusiness Organizations & ContractsDiscrimination LawDiversity, Inclusion and Elimination of BiasFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLabor & Workforce Management Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The Program will address the recent trends in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (“DEI”) litigation, specifically lawsuits aimed at diversifying corporate boards and equalizing pay, in the context of Directors and Officers (“D&O&rd...

Program Number
3192
Program Date
2021-05-12
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsComplex LitigationConstruction Law SeriesDiversity, Inclusion and Elimination of BiasFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselPersonal Injury
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Ms. Samsel and Mr. Santucci will discuss general vaccine considerations, such as medical and religious accommodations; EEOC guidance related to COVID vaccines; issues specific to the COVID-19 vaccine, including FDA Emergency Use Authorization limitat...

Program Number
31111
Program Date
2021-05-12
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsConstitutional LawCovid-19Employment & Labor LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselPersonal InjuryPharmaceutical Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

On January 1, 2021, the United States Congress rang in the new year by passing the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021. Buried in the massive spending bill is Section 6501, a provision authorizing the U...

Program Number
31120
Program Date
2021-05-13
Category
Banking & Finance LawBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinancial ServicesFinTechFlorida EligibleSecurities & InvestingSecurities and Antitrust Litigation
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study