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.

 

In December 2017, former President Donald Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Among the many provisions of the act was a provision that eliminated the tax exemption for municipal bonds that advance refunded another series of bonds. Prior...

Program Number
32104
Program Date
2022-05-11
Category
Banking & Finance LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFlorida EligibleTaxation Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

#MEtoo Takes a Bite Out of Arbitration will explore the recently enacted federal law, “Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment Act of 2021,” which amends the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”) eliminatin...

Program Number
32111
Program Date
2022-05-23
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationDiscrimination LawDiversity, Inclusion and Elimination of BiasFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsNegligence, Malpractice & Personal Injury Personal Injury
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The United States Supreme Court has long held that the preliminary hearing is a critical stage of a criminal prosecution. In 2017, Commonwealth v. McClelland eviscerated the preliminary hearing.  This one-hour substantive CLE program will exami...

Program Number
3296
Program Date
2022-05-24
Category
Complex LitigationCriminal Law & ProcedureFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLaw Practice ManagementLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsOther States - Consult Your State BarTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Understand the process, requirements, risks, obstacles, and opportunities present in transacting real estate with cryptocurrencies today:  Gain a fundamental understanding of how different currencies work and are utilized, and the different p...

Program Number
32113
Program Date
2022-05-25
Category
Banking & Finance LawCryptocurrencyFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinTechFlorida EligibleReal Estate
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Join us for a “hands on,” virtual roundtable discussion of challenges, options, and best practices when drafting and enforcing non-competes, non-solicits, and confidentiality agreements for employees in different states.  Topics to ...

Program Number
3266
Program Date
2022-05-26
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness Organizations & ContractsContractsCorporate and Commercial LawFederal CourtsFlorida Eligible
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Over the course of the last year, the Federal Government has doubled-down on incentivizing cybersecurity compliance, especially for those that do business with Federal agencies. As perhaps their most significant innovation, the U.S. Department of Jus...

Program Number
32115
Program Date
2022-06-02
Category
Banking & Finance LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawCybersecurityFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLaw Practice ManagementTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

You’re at trial questioning a witness and the witness testifies differently than you expect. What do you do? Spend an hour reviewing the difference between impeachment, refreshing recollection, and Federal Rule of Evidence 803(5) and learning w...

Program Number
32108
Program Date
2022-06-06
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationCriminal Law & ProcedureCriminal Practice & ProcedureFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The crypto and digital asset space remains a growing and complex sector due to legal restrictions, as well as simultaneous increased regulatory uncertainty and scrutiny.  This program aims to demystify crypto and digital assets by providing att...

Program Number
32105
Program Date
2022-06-07
Category
Banking & Finance LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsComputer, Internet & E-Commerce LawCorporate and Securities LawCryptocurrencyFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFlorida EligibleTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Two experienced practitioners in the areas of CFIUS and export controls (Stephen Heifetz and Jahna Hartwig, both from Wilson Sonsini) will discuss the basics of these regulatory areas, how they intersect, practice pointers, and policy considerations,...

Program Number
3280
Program Date
2022-06-08
Category
Corporate and Securities LawFederal CourtsFinancial RegulatoryFinancial ServicesFinTechFlorida EligibleIntellectual Property LawInternational LawInternational Law & Global TradeRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Companies are facing an onslaught of their authentic products being sold by third parties on e-commerce sites, many of which are outdated, damaged, or missing parts, or are being sold at prices lower than authorized dealers can sell the products, whi...

Program Number
32120
Program Date
2022-06-09
Category
Business Organizations & ContractsContractsCopyright LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIntellectual Property LawLegal WritingTrademark Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The American bar Association Model Rules of Professional Conduct serve as models for the ethics rules of most jurisdictions. Given that they have been adopted in whole or in part in nearly every jurisdiction, why is Model Rule 8.4(g) so controversial...

Program Number
3282
Program Date
2022-06-13
Category
Discrimination LawDiversity, Inclusion and Elimination of BiasEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselPersonal InjuryRegulatory and Administrative Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

When dealing with natural resource damages caused by contaminants released into the air, ground and/or water, litigation occurs. This litigation triggers a host of complex, yet common e-discovery data and analytical problems that can stress and burde...

Program Number
32122
Program Date
2022-06-16
Category
Complex LitigationEnvironmental LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleGreen TechnologyLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and Appeals
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This program will explain why you need checklists in your practice and how to create them, including:  How checklists can help mitigate malpractice risks and help lawyers comply with their ethical obligations How the use of checklists reduc...

Program Number
32110
Program Date
2022-06-17
Category
Computer, Internet & E-Commerce LawEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleLaw Practice ManagementLegal ManagementRegulatory and Administrative LawTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The program will discuss experiences in the use of virtual on-line mediations and arbitrations since 2020 and trends going forward, with the question of returning to in-person hearings. We will explore a survey concerning virtual arbitrations recentl...

Program Number
32121
Program Date
2022-06-22
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionCommunications and Media LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleInformation TechnologyInsurance LawTechnology Law
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

This webinar will cover choice of law clauses in prenuptial agreements. When preparing a prenuptial agreement, the drafting attorney can, within reason, select the law that will apply to the agreement in the event a party ever seeks to enforce it. Th...

Program Number
32109
Program Date
2022-06-23
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBanking & Finance LawContractsEstate PlanningFamily LawFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLegal Writing
State
CaliforniaColoradoFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study