Celesq® Upcoming Webcasts

Date Published: 02/28/2017

Celesq® Announces March 2017 CLE: Ethics, Cybersecurity, Data Security, Privacy, for IP, Securities, Corporate, Technology Lawyers

March 1, 2017-Celesq® AttorneysEd Center has announced the following web casts for March 2017:

Ethics in Arbitration: How Lawyers Can Avoid Legal Risks when Representing their Clients (2709)
Live web cast: March 29, 2017 (12:00 noon ET) Please click here.

Steve Bennett, Park Jensen Bennett LLP, addresses some of the unique ethical questions that can arise in the course of an arbitration proceeding, and suggests practical solutions to such questions. Such questions include: Can an attorney be held responsible for ethical violations in arbitration (or is the consequence only to the client)? Can an attorney appear in an arbitration proceeding in a state (or country) where he or she is not licensed to practice? What are the ethical obligations of counsel to maintain the confidentiality of the arbitration proceeding?

Retaining and Using Consulting and Testifying Experts: Ethical Considerations for Attorneys (2624)
Moderated web cast: March 13, 2017 (12:00 noon ET) Please click here.

For attorneys who missed this web cast on February 23, 2016. Irene Fiorentinos and Bill Dolan analyze the relevant rules of professionalism and conflicts and discuss the real world ethical issues and dilemmas that an attorney faces when navigating the selection and retention of experts and the presentation of expert testimony.

Ethics: Conflicts of Interest Principles Applied To IP Law (2626)
Moderated web cast: March 28, 2017 (12:00 noon ET) Please click here.

For attorneys who missed this web cast on March 23, 2016. In this program geared to IP practitioners, Anthony Lo Cicero discusses the Rules of Professional Conduct and the corresponding ABA Model Rules that apply to conflicts of interest involving current clients and former clients; the identification of the client; the formation and termination of the client relationship; and Maling v. Finnegan, Henderson,, which rejected an attempt to create a conflict of interest situation where a firm prosecutes patents of similar subject matter for different clients.

Responding to an FTC Investigation into a Company's Data Privacy or Security Practices: What Counsel Should Know about the Investigation and How to Respond (2711)
Live web cast: March 21, 2017 (12:00 noon ET) Please click here.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the primary federal regulator of most companies’ data privacy and security practices, has conducted more than 60 privacy and security-related enforcement actions in the last 15 years. David Zetoony and Josh James discuss what to expect and how to respond to a FTC investigation into a company's data privacy and data security practices.

The Legal Issues Involved with Commercializing Data (2615)
Moderated web cast: March 2, 2017 (12:00 noon ET) Please click here.

For attorneys who missed this web cast on August 25, 2016. Jason Haislmaier and Chris Achatz discuss the legal issues of commercializing data and the common questions regarding the creation of commercial data products. Topics include legal aspects of data products, including creating and aggregating data sets, acquiring data from private and public sources, providing effective data analytics, selecting a data distribution model, and licensing.

Advising Your Board and Executives about Data Security and Privacy Risks: Latest Developments and Guidance for Attorneys (2618)
Moderated web cast: March 22, 2017 (12:00 noon ET) Please click here.

For attorneys who missed this web cast on September 29, 2016. This program discusses strategies and best practices for advising and supporting board members and executives to help them meet their quickly-expanding roles in data security and privacy compliance.

Attorneys wishing to register for any of the live web casts, or to learn more about the programs, may visit www.celesq.com and click on Celesq® Upcoming Webcasts, accessed here.  

The web casts will be recorded and, like all Celesq® programs, will be available on demand and on CD directly from Celesq® (www.celesq.com). For more information about any of the programs, or to place an order from Celesq®, you may visit their web site at www.celesq.com and click on the program(s) in which you are interested; or email them at customer.care@celesq.com.


About Celesq® AttorneysEd Center
Celesq® AttorneysEd Center (www.celesq.com), a nationally-recognized leader in providing high-quality continuing legal education programs to attorneys throughout the United States, focuses on the hottest topics and latest trends in practice areas of particular interest to outside and in-house corporate attorneys and litigators. A pioneer in online CLE, Celesq® today offers its programs in a variety of convenient formats, including live web casts, online streaming audio and audio CDs. Contact Sharon Levine Mirsky, Esq., at (561) 241-1919 or slmirsky@celesq.com for more information.

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