Celesq® Announces May CLE: Legal Developments in Data Security, Data Privacy, Advertising; Asset Protection, Estate Planning; Patent Licensing; Contracting Skills

Boca Raton, FL, April 30, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Celesq® AttorneysEd Center has announced the following web casts for May 2015:

How the FTC Identifies, Targets, and Tracks Companies Alleged to Engage in Improper Data Privacy, Data Security, Advertising, or Marketing Practices: A Guide for In-House Counsel (2534)
Live web cast: May 5, 2015 (4:00 PM ET)

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) files around 70 actions each year for alleged bad data privacy, data security, advertising, or marketing practices and conducts hundreds of other investigations that do not ultimately lead to an enforcement action. This program discusses the ways in which the FTC identifies its enforcement targets and focuses in particular on its use of consumer complaint data to track companies and to identify enforcement targets.

Recent Developments in Asset Protection-Integrated Estate Planning (2517)
Live web cast: May 5, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

Edward D. Brown covers important developments in asset protection and estate planning, which demonstrate in actual practice what works and what does not work.

Data Privacy, Data Security, and Cloud and IT Vendor Agreements: A Guide for In-House Counsel (2519)
Live web cast: May 12, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

Jason Haislmaier discusses some of the more significant data privacy and data security issues that can arise in cloud and IT vendor agreements and how to draft and negotiate provisions in the agreements for mitigating the risks caused by those issues.

Legal Developments in Patent Licensing, from the Celesq®-West LegalEdcenter IP Master Series (2529IP)
Live web cast: May 13, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

Michael Kasdan discusses monetization of patent assets, focusing on key developments in the case law that affect strategy and valuation in patent licensing and other monetization techniques.

Topics include the Federal Circuit’s Ericsson v. D-Link case, which provides guidance on damages for standard essential patents; the recent amendments to the patent policy of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) to clarify the FRAND obligations of its members when licensing patents covering IEEE Standards; and the Federal Circuit’s latest pronouncement on patent exhaustion in Helferich Patent Licensing, LLC.

A Guide for In-House Counsel on How to Draft the Terms of a Cybersecurity "Bounty" Program (2521)
Live web cast: May 19, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

Companies are increasingly deciding to create formal “bounty” programs to encourage "white hat" hackers who purport to have identified a security vulnerability and are willing to share it with the company for a price, and the public at large, to come forward. This program addresses the legal implications of creating (or not creating) a "bounty" program and provides practical advice for in-house counsel on how to structure and draft such a program.

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 at bitly link to http://www.celesq.com/news/category/hot_topic.

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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