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.

 

Today, women make up more than one half of all law school graduates. Yet they remain dramatically underrepresented at the top echelons of the profession. Two thirds of state and federal judges are men, as are 83 percent of elected prosecutors; less t...

Program Number
2906
Program Date
2019-10-30
Category
Communications and Media LawElimination of Bias--Special ethics Ethics & ProfessionalismLaw Practice ManagementState Specific - NYState Specific: CA (qualifies for Elimination of Bias)Trial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study
Presenters

Concerns about pay inequality have intensified greatly in recent years. Politicians, media and the public are voicing strong opposition to employers paying women, and other historically marginalized groups, less for the same or substantially similar ...

Program Number
29189
Program Date
2019-11-01
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsConstitutional LawEmployee Benefits & CompensationEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLabor & Workforce Management LawLabor LawPersonal Injury
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Perhaps the most costly cyber-related threat that companies face are Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams, which, according to the FBI, have cost businesses over $26 billion in the last three years. BECs involve cyber criminals using fake or comprom...

Program Number
29206
Program Date
2019-11-01
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsAntitrust LawBanking & Finance LawCommunications and Media LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawCriminal Law & White CollarCybersecurityData Security and OutsourcingFederal CourtsMedia & Communication LawPrivacy and Data SecurityPrivacy Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

With the current filing of the first returns under the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA), taxpayers can expect increased IRS scrutiny in the future and the submission of more cases to the IRS Appeals Office. This presentation, by three tax litig...

Program Number
29187
Program Date
2019-11-05
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBanking & Finance LawBusiness LawComplex LitigationCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinancial ServicesIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsTaxation LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This webinar will give background on tax issues faced by legal cannabis businesses. We will review the background of Section 280E, IRS guidance, IRS audits of cannabis businesses, and litigation involving how Section 280E applies to legal cannabis bu...

Program Number
29169
Program Date
2019-11-06
Category
Cannabis LawCriminal Law & ProcedureEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsRegulatory and Administrative LawTaxation LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The webinar will explore the threat posed by the Big 4 accounting firms and alternative legal service providers (ASLPs) to U.S. law firms. What are the Big 4 and ASLPs intentions with respect to the U.S. legal market? How realistic a threat do they p...

Program Number
29113
Program Date
2019-11-07
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsCopyright LawCorporate and Commercial LawCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsLaw Practice ManagementLegal ManagementRegulatory and Administrative LawTaxation Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program is an overview of the various types of intellectual property businesses may own, including confidential information and trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights, patents, domain names, how to recognize them, protect them, and enforce them....

Program Number
29150
Program Date
2019-11-07
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsCorporate and Commercial LawCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsIntellectual Property LawLitigation & Litigation SkillsProfessional DevelopmentRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

All young lawyers need to take charge of their careers. That is especially true of young women lawyers, who face unique challenges due to the work-life pressures centered around caregiving roles. Owning Your Career focuses on the careers of young wom...

Program Number
29152
Program Date
2019-11-11
Category
Not Available for CLE Credit
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The program will cover the basics of cyber insurance with an emphasis on the pitfalls of various common exclusions and how to avoid them when acquiring insurance and making claims under a cyber insurance policy. The program will emphasize avoiding th...

Program Number
29179
Program Date
2019-11-11
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsCybersecurityFederal CourtsInsurance Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This CLE will explore how intellectual property affects the financial and strategic outlook of a business. How can IP be used to practically advance business objectives? Attendees can expect to learn 1) the basic types of IP rights and how they apply...

Program Number
29201
Program Date
2019-11-12
Category
Banking & Finance LawBusiness LawFederal CourtsFinancial ServicesIntellectual Property LawRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

As artificially intelligent personal digital assistants like Alexa, Siri, Cortana, Google and more start to invade the workplace, what legal and regulatory risks do such devices bring along with them? Do companies need to worry about their employees ...

Program Number
29198
Program Date
2019-11-13
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsArtificial IntelligenceCommunications and Media LawComplex LitigationComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawCriminal Law & ProcedureData Security and OutsourcingFederal CourtsLaw Practice ManagementMedia & Communication LawRegulatory and Administrative LawSocial Media LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Crypto currencies were born "off the grid." Now crypto exchanges claim that "the revolution needs rules" and tout the fact that their operations are governed or monitored by various government regulators. What changed? What role does the DOJ, SEC, CF...

Program Number
29177
Program Date
2019-11-14
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBanking & Finance LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawCryptocurrencyFederal CourtsInformation TechnologyRegulatory and Administrative LawTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Join partners Douglas Rosenblum and Lourdes Sanchez-Ridge for an informative discussion of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. This federal statute, enacted more than 40 years ago, has become more and more prevalent in federal investigations. It is cr...

Program Number
29196
Program Date
2019-11-14
Category
Antitrust LawArbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationComplex Resolution StrategyCriminal Law & ProcedureCriminal Law & White CollarCriminal Practice & ProcedureFederal CourtsInternational LawInternational Law & Global TradeLitigation and AppealsRegulatory and Administrative LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This presentation will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of an agency protest. The presentation will cover how agency protests differ from GAO protests, situations in which filing an agency protest might be preferable to other kinds of protest...

Program Number
29209
Program Date
2019-11-18
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsContractsCorporate and Commercial LawCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsGovernment ContractingRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Extensive patent portfolios, frequently described as thickets, cover biologic drug products and serve as significant barriers to entry for companies seeking to market follow-on products. Those companies must make a number of strategic choices as they...

Program Number
29208
Program Date
2019-11-18
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsComplex LitigationFederal CourtsIn-House CounselLegal WritingLitigation & Litigation SkillsPatent LawPharmaceutical LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study