Celesq® Announces June CLE: Legal Ethics, Substance Abuse, Elimination of Bias; Cybersecurity; Estate Planning; IP; Contracts; Employment; E-Discovery

Boca Raton, FL, June 01, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Celesq® AttorneysEd Center has announced the following web casts for June 2015:

Ethics Developments in IP Practice-2015 (2535IP)
Live web cast: June 24, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

Anthony F. LoCicero, Amster, Rothstein & Ebenstein, discusses the latest developments in the 2013 USPTO Rules of Professional Conduct, proposed new rules relating to privileged communications, and the prosecution conflict issues raised in Maling v. Finnegan Henderson.

Data Breach Investigations: Ethical Considerations for In-House Counsel when Investigating a Security Incident (2508)
Moderated web cast: June 11, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

For attorneys who missed this web cast on February 10, 2015. David Zetoony, Jena M. Valdetero and Jennifer Mammen discuss ethical issues that arise (e.g., coordinating an incident response, interactions with employees that may be responsible for causing a security incident, managing external resources such as forensic investigators and outside counsel) when investigating a security incident, focusing on issues of confidentiality and conflicts.

Chronic Stress and Addiction: Prevention, Detection and Treatment of Substance Abuse in Attorneys (2443)
Moderated web cast: June 4, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

For attorneys who missed this web cast on December 11, 2014. This program discusses the disease of alcohol addiction and other mental health issues along with predictors, risk factors, signs and symptoms and provides realistic approaches and options for treatment and support, including lawyer assistance programs across the country.

Elimination of Bias 2014: How Gender Stereotypes Fuel Biases in the Legal Profession and Ways to Understand and Eliminate It (2434)
Moderated web cast: June 10, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

For attorneys who missed this web cast on December 10, 2014. Andrea S. Kramer, McDermott Will & Emery LLP, discusses how to understand gender stereotypes, in order to eliminate bias and improve gender diversity in the legal profession.

Contract Drafting: Legal Insights and Practical Solutions for Attorneys (2536)
Live web cast: June 9, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

Steve Bennett addresses the risks in contract drafting, and suggests practical steps to reduce uncertainties and enhance effective enforcement. Topics include: the purposes of good contracts; incomplete agreements; standard terms; drafting tips.

Managing Accommodations, the Interactive Process and Leaves of Absence: An Essential Guide for In-House Employment and Corporate Counsel (2528)
Live web cast: June 3, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

Ann Kotlarski discusses the federal legal requirements concerning accommodations, the interactive process and leaves of absence under the American with Disabilities Act, the Pregnancy Discrimination Act and/or the FMLA, and provides practical pointers to help in-house employment and corporate counsel manage their companies’ risk.

The Role of Social Media in E-Discovery: Current Developments for All Attorneys (2537)
Live web cast: June 18, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

The expansion of social media has created implications for e-discovery. This presentation covers preservation, collection, and processing issues unique to social media and emerging social media case law.

Asset Protection Planning for Attorneys: Part I: Key Concepts Involved with Integrated Estate Planning and its Asset Protection Component (2530)
Live web cast: June 15, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

In the first of a three-part series, Barry Engel introduces the key concepts involved with integrated estate planning and its asset protection component and provides a model integrated estate planning structure as a case study. (This program may also be taken as a stand-alone program.)

Investigating Data Breaches: A Guide for In-House Counsel (2522)
Live web cast: June 16, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)

David Zetoony, Bryan Cave LLP, provides a legal analysis and practical information for in-house counsel on what to do in the first hours, days, and weeks following a data security breach.

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 btly 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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