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.

 

Given the current state of law firm economics and the surge in demand for legal services, those in charge of corporate legal departments would be wise to reframe their fiscal mandates. Instead of looking to take a hatchet to their budgets for outside...

Program Number
3217
Program Date
2022-01-19
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsAsset ProtectionBanking & Finance LawBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinancial ServicesFlorida EligibleLaw Practice ManagementLegal Management
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The program will discuss the growing demand for ESG policies and programs in the insurance industry from investors, policy holders and regulators.  The objective of the program will be provide attorneys with an understanding of the unique aspec...

Program Number
3225
Program Date
2022-01-18
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawEnvironmental LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleGovernment Claims & Military LawInsurance LawRegulatory and Administrative LawTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Mediation has become an integral part of every litigation practice. In this one-hour webinar, Robert Jossen, an experienced mediator, arbitrator, and trial lawyer, discusses many of the critical aspects of the mediation process, starting with how to ...

Program Number
3239
Program Date
2022-01-18
Category
(ADR) Alternative Dispute ResolutionArbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsMediationNegotiation SkillsTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

A brief history of IP litigation as it relates to the rise of third-party litigation funding. An overview of the legal and logistical issues associated with third party funding in general and patent cases in particular....

Program Number
3221
Program Date
2022-01-14
Category
Banking & Finance LawComplex LitigationFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIntellectual Property LawPatent Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program will help attorneys gain an understanding of federal statutory and Federal Circuit decisional law concerning patent eligibility:  Learn national trends of how courts are ruling on patent eligibility motions brought under 35 U.S.C...

Program Number
3224
Program Date
2022-01-13
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsCopyright LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligiblePatent 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

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

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

Under the current U.S. system of environmental laws and governance, communities are being harmed by environmental pollution and degradation; with indigenous communities, communities of color, and low-income communities being disproportionately impact...

Program Number
3213
Program Date
2022-01-07
Category
Constitutional LawConsumer Protection LawsEnvironmental LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleGreen TechnologyPersonal Injury
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

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

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

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