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.

 

When a company is doing well, creditors are happy and may not scrutinize common practices of management or of the board. But, when a company is in distress, you can expect a call from your lender requesting a meeting. And, if the company may be unabl...

Program Number
31303
Program Date
2021-12-21
Category
Banking & Finance LawBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinancial ServicesFlorida Eligible
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

A CPLR 3213 motion is a procedural mechanism in New York that allows a party to make a motion for summary judgment before even filing a complaint in actions based upon “an instrument for the payment of money only or a judgment.” A motion ...

Program Number
31260
Program Date
2021-12-21
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBanking & Finance LawBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsBusiness Organizations & ContractsComplex Resolution StrategyCorporate and Commercial LawFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFlorida EligibleLaw Practice Management
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

If there is one word we heard during our journey through the pandemic and continue to hear more than any other term as we navigate into the Post-COVID “new normal” world, it is “burnout.”  But what is burnout? What does i...

Program Number
31242
Program Date
2021-12-27
Category
Federal CourtsFlorida EligibleHealth Care LawIn-House CounselLaw Practice ManagementPersonal InjurySubstance Abuse
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The cannabis industry continues to grow and evolve rapidly, as does the legal industry that supports it. Firms of all sizes and attorneys in various practice areas are now being asked to counsel and provide services to cannabis businesses--all while ...

Program Number
31314
Program Date
2021-12-29
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsCannabis LawCorporate and Commercial LawCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleHealth Care LawPharmaceutical Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Recently published ethics opinions and commentary have produced a growing body of advisory materials for attorneys working with litigation funders.  Lawyers must approach transactions involving litigation funding mindful of several core profess...

Program Number
3207
Program Date
2022-01-06
Category
Complex LitigationEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsNegotiation Skills
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Not long ago, the “Force Majeure” clause embedded in the boilerplate of form construction contracts often was dismissed as a “catch-all” for potential unforeseeable and uncontrollable catastrophes, each as unlikely to happen a...

Program Number
3219
Program Date
2022-01-10
Category
Complex LitigationEnvironmental LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and Appeals
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program will discuss various immigration options for foreign nationals at the top of their fields or who are working in fields in the national interest of the U.S. It will cover the requirements for nonimmigrant and immigrant visa options for al...

Program Number
3204
Program Date
2022-01-11
Category
Constitutional LawImmigration and Naturalization LawRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

On September 17, 2021, David R. Johanson, Esq. and his team at Hawkins Parnell & Young, LLP and their expert witnesses, Ken Pia of Marcum LLP, Gregory K. Brown, Esq. of Polsinelli, and Ian Rusk of  Rusk O’Brien Gido + Partners, LLP, se...

Program Number
3202
Program Date
2022-01-11
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsEmployee Benefits & CompensationEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLabor & Workforce Management LawLabor Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This entertaining presentation helps lawyers draft better contracts by looking at numerous examples of “bad” drafting. Attendees will learn the two different meanings of “contract,” the types of ambiguity and importance of avo...

Program Number
3203
Program Date
2022-01-12
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsContractsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLegal ManagementLegal Writing
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

There has been considerable talk in legal and government circles about regulating non-competition agreements. As a tool to maintain the confidentiality of a trade secrets, guard against unfair competition, maintain market share, retain corporate excl...

Program Number
3208
Program Date
2022-01-12
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIntellectual Property LawTrademark Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study