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.

 

Using a recent Federal Circuit and Northern District of California decision applying spoliation sanctions in a patent infringement case, we will discuss practical tools, tips, and best practices to avoid spoliation sanctions even before parties enter...

Program Number
3142
Program Date
2021-02-22
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionCommunication SkillsCommunications and Media LawComplex LitigationComplex Resolution StrategyConstitutional LawCopyright LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Given an outcome, we often exaggerate our ability to predict and therefore avoid the same fate. In cybersecurity, this misconception can lead to a false sense of corporate security, or worse, bury the true causes of incidents and lead to repeated dat...

Program Number
3134
Program Date
2021-02-23
Category
Communications and Media LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawConsumer Protection LawsCorporate and Securities LawCybersecurityData Security and OutsourcingFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleInformation TechnologyMedia & Communication LawPrivacy and Data SecurityPrivacy LawSecurities and Antitrust Litigation
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study
Presenters

The Securities and Exchange Commissions Whistleblower Program was created in 2010 to assist the SEC in discovering securities law violations by providing incentives for individuals to report possible violations. The Program has been successful; to da...

Program Number
3129
Program Date
2021-02-24
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionBanking & Finance LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsComplex LitigationComplex Resolution StrategyCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinancial ServicesFlorida EligibleSecurities & InvestingSecurities and Antitrust Litigation
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program provides an update on the law, risks, and challenges in hiring top executives from the competition. We will provide a legislative update on the changing state law regarding non-compete agreements. We will cover some of the business trend...

Program Number
3128
Program Date
2021-02-25
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBanking & Finance LawBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsFinancial ServicesFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Before the pandemic of 2020, contested custody disputes over how decisions are to be made between divorcing parents could generally be segregated into two buckets: (1) the “major decisions, such as where to enroll a child in school...

Program Number
3126
Program Date
2021-02-26
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionDomestic RelationsFamily LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsMediationNegotiation SkillsState Specific - NY
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Virtual currencies, including cryptocurrency, have recently received significant attention from the IRS, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, the U.S. Department of Justice Tax Division, and other law enforcement agencies. The panelists, led by ...

Program Number
3149
Program Date
2021-02-26
Category
Banking & Finance LawBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsContractsCriminal Law & ProcedureCriminal Law & White CollarCriminal Practice & ProcedureCryptocurrencyFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinancial ServicesFlorida Eligible
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In the first terminated transaction to go to trial during the pandemic--AB Stable v. MAPS--the Delaware Court of Chancery decided important questions around contractual obligations in light of the crisis. Although the decision is limited to the facts...

Program Number
3143
Program Date
2021-03-01
Category
Banking & Finance LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsComplex LitigationFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsMergers & AcquisitionsTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Lawyers, both in practice and business settings, are increasingly communicating via blogs and other forms of social media, such as LinkedIn and Facebook. This programs looks at the ethical parameters that apply to posting information through these ve...

Program Number
3127
Program Date
2021-03-02
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsAdvertisingBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsCommunications and Media LawEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselInformation TechnologyMedia & Communication LawTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This CLE will address questions that just about every employer is asking right now. Can they, and should they require employees to get the vaccine, to protect themselves and others in their workplaces; what can they do if an employee refuses to retur...

Program Number
3157
Program Date
2021-03-03
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsCovid-19Employee Benefits & CompensationEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleHealth Care LawLabor & Workforce Management LawLabor LawPharmaceutical Law
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Must unnamed class members have standing for a court to certify or enter judgment in a class action? The answer is far from straightforward, as the Supreme Court has not squarely decided the question and circuit courts address this issue in various a...

Program Number
3161
Program Date
2021-03-04
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationConstitutional LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

If you are a property owner, and particularly an owner of multi-story commercial properties, join us for a discussion of the explosive growth of wireless cell towers, the industry need for rooftops (and other property sites) to build them on, and how...

Program Number
3138
Program Date
2021-03-05
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsCommunications and Media LawContractsFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleInformation TechnologyReal EstateTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Social media has become an integral part of our society. The Pew Research Center reports that approximately 70% of the adult population uses social media, and it even impacts the lives of those who elect not to engage. Lawyers clients are awash in so...

Program Number
3145
Program Date
2021-03-08
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsComplex LitigationComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawConstitutional LawContractsCorporate and Securities LawCybersecurityData Security and OutsourcingEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsMedia & Communication LawRegulatory and Administrative LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The parameter of rights in an individuals persona—name, voice, likeness and other elements of an individuals identity—is often a key consideration for creators of media content and their counsel. This presentatio...

Program Number
3140
Program Date
2021-03-09
Category
(ADR) Alternative Dispute ResolutionArbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionBusiness Organizations & ContractsConstitutional LawEntertainment/ArtsFederal CourtsFlorida EligiblePrivacy LawSocial Media Law
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Now more than ever, employees are engaging in off-duty conduct that impacts the workplace. From attendance at political rallies and social movements, posting on social media, and other outside conduct, employees activities are often on display for al...

Program Number
3155
Program Date
2021-03-09
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsCommunications and Media LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleHealth Care LawLabor & Workforce Management LawMedia & Communication LawSocial Media Law
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

It has been one year since many law firms, including ours, closed their physical doors and opened for business “virtually. And while the past year has been one of the most, if not the most, challenging for our profession, one thing...

Program Number
3148
Program Date
2021-03-10
Category
Communications and Media LawComplex LitigationComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawCovid-19Federal CourtsFlorida EligibleLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study