Celesq® Upcoming Webcasts

Date Published: 11/01/2016

Celesq® Announces November CLE: Elimination of Bias; Litigation-Discovery; Litigation and ADR; Data Security, Privacy

November 1, 2016-Celesq® AttorneysEd Center has announced the following web casts for November 2016:

The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure a Year Later: The Latest Decisions and Other Developments (2644)
Live web cast: November 3, 2016 (12:00 noon ET) Click Here

Carmen McLean and Ashley Heintz, Jones Day, discuss the impacts of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure that took effect on December 1, 2015 on discovery strategies and synthesize the courts’ applications and interpretations of the new rules over the course of the year. Topics include: what attorneys need to consider in requesting or opposing discovery in light of Rule 26(b)’s new proportionality factors; whether objections and responses are sufficient enough to requests for production under new Rule 34(b); and what courts are focusing on, in addressing spoliation under new Rule 37(e).

What Men and Legal Organizations Can Do to End Discriminatory Biases against Women Attorneys (2625)
Moderated web cast: November 15, 2016 (12:00 noon ET) Click Here

For attorneys who missed this web cast on May 4, 2016. Alton B. Harris, Nixon Peabody LLP, identifies the subtle and generally unconscious gender stereotypes that are pervasive throughout the legal profession and the biases they foster against women lawyers, and presents steps men and the legal organizations they manage can take to combat these biases for women to advance in their legal careers on a basis comparable to men.

Drafting Enforceable Class Arbitration Waivers (2657)
Live web cast: November 10, 2016 (12:00 noon ET) Click Here

In this program for plaintiffs’ and defense counsel, as well as in-house counsel, our presenters discuss the evolving legal landscape surrounding the enforceability of class action waivers in arbitration agreements and the real-world, practical concerns the practitioner and clients must address when asked to implement such agreements.

What Attorneys Should Know about Designing the Most Effective Data Security Vendor Management Program (2619)
Live web cast: November 17, 2016 (12:00 noon ET) Click Here

In recognition of the increasingly fundamental role played by IT vendors, programs to evaluate and manage are now priorities for many companies. Jason Haislmaier, Bryan Cave LLP, discusses the role of IT vendor management programs, key strategies for establishing and maintaining those programs, and tools for addressing the significant legal and regulatory data privacy and security compliance issues that can arise in IT vendor relationships.

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.
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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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