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.

 

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

The Florida Supreme Court in October, 2021 sharply curtailed the ability of a defendant to recoup attorney’s fees and costs after successfully defending against a breach of contract claim. In a deceptively simple decision, the Court swept away ...

Program Number
31310
Program Date
2021-12-20
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsComplex LitigationContractsFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsState Specific Programs
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Before the pandemic, supply chains were a typically non-visible part of manufacturing, humming along quietly in the background. But today, supply chains are all over popular news – so much so that the October 7, 2021 edition of The Atlantic pub...

Program Number
31311
Program Date
2021-12-20
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsContractsCorporate and Commercial LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleInternational Law & Global TradeLabor & Workforce Management LawSupply Chains
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

There is no shortage of legal issues to keep in mind when hiring, managing, and terminating employees. Come learn about key considerations and practical tips for the entirety of the employment life cycle, from job posting to separation. These include...

Program Number
31296
Program Date
2021-12-17
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsEmployee Benefits & CompensationEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLabor & Workforce Management LawLabor LawLaw Practice Management
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Mediation is an increasingly popular dispute resolution process.  It frequently is selected by parties and often is mandated by courts.  In this program, Stradley Ronon attorney, Deborah Reperowitz and Jeffrey Zaino, the Vice President of...

Program Number
31309
Program Date
2021-12-17
Category
(ADR) Alternative Dispute ResolutionArbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsMediationTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

2021 has brought new developments for class action law affecting companies in various industries.  Join Jonathan Claydon, Chris Dodrill, Rob Herrington and Gretchen Miller for an in-depth discussion of trends from the past year as well as pract...

Program Number
31251
Program Date
2021-12-16
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsClass ActionComplex LitigationFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLaw Practice ManagementLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Section 230 is in the news a lot lately as calls to reform or replace it are coming from both sides of the aisle. But for now, it remains the law of the land, and despite its reputation as protecting platform companies against lawsuits for most conte...

Program Number
31300
Program Date
2021-12-15
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsCommunication SkillsCommunications and Media LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleInformation TechnologyTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Learn how best to protect and preserve the attorney-client privilege in M&A transactions both pre- and post- closing. Pre-closing privilege issues involve the disclosure of sensitive information between prospective deal parties during due diligen...

Program Number
31281
Program Date
2021-12-14
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsCommunications and Media LawContractsCorporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselMedia & Communication LawNegligence, Malpractice & Personal Injury
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In 2021, OFAC has issued several key enforcement actions, including involving non-U.S. financial institutions and non-U.S. companies outside the financial industry. These enforcement actions show OFAC’s evolving view of its jurisdiction over no...

Program Number
31307
Program Date
2021-12-13
Category
Banking & Finance LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinTechFlorida EligibleInternational LawInternational Law & Global Trade
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Nowhere is the use of power, often by young lawyers with sterling law school grades and short stints at top firms, more apparent in holding the future of an accused than in the way plea bargaining is conducted.  Listen in as Jay Goldberg discuss...

Program Number
31299
Program Date
2021-12-10
Category
Complex LitigationCriminal Law & ProcedureFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLaw Practice ManagementLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsPersonal InjuryTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Former federal prosecutor Sarah M. Hall will present on legal issues surrounding employer review of employee cell phones in internal investigations. She will cover the nuts and bolts of what forensics can yield from a phone and some tips on how and w...

Program Number
31308
Program Date
2021-12-10
Category
Communications and Media LawComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawEmployment & Labor LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLabor LawTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

For over thirty years, the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), 42 U.S.C. § 227, has reigned supreme among laws regulating automated technology used to transmit robocalls/text messages. All that changed in July of 2021 when the Flor...

Program Number
31312
Program Date
2021-12-09
Category
Communications and Media LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleInformation TechnologyState Specific ProgramsState, Local and Municipal Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Although the New York State Legislature and the Chief Administrative Judge of the Courts have largely frozen foreclosures during the pandemic, the Appellate Divisions of the State Supreme Court and Court of Appeals have been hard at work reshaping fo...

Program Number
31291
Program Date
2021-12-08
Category
Banking & Finance LawBankruptcy Law & Creditor RightsBusiness Organizations & ContractsFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsReal Estate
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

In a recently released transcript, Rudy Giuliani told federal agents it was permissible to “throw a fake” during an electoral campaign. Just weeks before that transcript became public, Giuliani was suspended from the practice of law in Ne...

Program Number
31256
Program Date
2021-12-07
Category
Constitutional LawCorporate and Securities LawCriminal Law & ProcedureEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida Eligible
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

CLM Simplified is a practical guide by Lucy Bassli, author and legal operations advisor, designed to help in-house lawyers become more efficient in how they handle the increasing volumes and complexity of commercial contracts.  CLM is complicat...

Program Number
31305
Program Date
2021-12-07
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsContractsFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLegal Writing
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study