Boca Raton, FL, October 01, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Celesq® AttorneysEd Center has announced the following web casts for October 2015:
Attorney-Client Privilege and Work Product Doctrine in Internal Investigations: Latest Developments for Corporate, Securities and White Collar Attorneys (2564)
Live web cast: October 27, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
Evan Singer and Mark Rasmussen, Jones Day, cover the latest developments involving the attorney-client privilege and work product protection in the context of government investigations as well as other whistleblower and white collar cases.
Negotiating and Drafting Settlement Agreements in Business Disputes: A Guide for Lawyers and Litigators (2565)
Live web cast: October 1, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
Steve Bennett discusses the fundamentals of negotiating and settlement of disputes. Topics covered include: why settle; forms of settlement negotiations; what is a binding agreement; common elements of a settlement agreement.
Understanding Data Security Litigation: A Guide for In-House Counsel (2525)
Live web cast: October 6, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
This program provides an overview of the types of legal and regulatory claims a company may be faced with in the wake of a data breach. In-house counsel should walk away understanding the potential exposure faced by their companies and strategies for responding to such claims.
E-Discovery-2015: Recent Decisions and Practical Implications for All Attorneys (2538)
Live web cast: October 29, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
Carmen McLean, Jones Day, discusses the impacts of recent e-discovery decisions. Topics include: recent e-discovery decisions; strategies related to litigation holds or predictive coding; producing from social media and when to request cost shifting; additional authority in support of decisions that would reduce costs.
Managing Accommodations, the Interactive Process and Leaves of Absence: An Essential Guide for In-House Employment and Corporate (2528)
Moderated web cast: October 7, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
For attorneys who missed this web cast on June 3, 2015. 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.
2532 Asset Protection Planning for Attorneys: Part III: Litigation Challenges and other Threats to Integrated Estate Planning Trusts (2532)
Live web cast: October 21, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
Barry Engel provides an introduction and comprehensive overview of the concepts of contempt of court principles; an overview of trust litigation issues; and an introduction to concepts involving protecting individually-held assets and concepts involving protecting the assets of a business or professional practice.
Understanding FATCA: How and Why the World, Even Switzerland and Grand Cayman, Must Now Cooperate with the IRS (2568)
Live web cast: October 22, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) broadly requires U.S. persons to report their foreign financial accounts to the IRS. This program examines the core FATCA regime and the text and intent of the IGAs. It also looks ahead to the impending globalization of FATCA via the OECD’s Common Reporting Standard.
Prepare for Takeoff! What In-House and Corporate Lawyers Should Know to Mitigate the Risks and Capture the Benefits of Commercial Drone Use (2567)
Live web cast: October 28, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
Called the "most dynamic growth sector within the aviation industry," the commercial use of unmanned aircraft systems ("UAS") more commonly known as “drones” is experiencing exponential growth. In this important program on how to prepare for commercial drone use, the presenters discuss the current regulatory landscape, risks and liabilities posed by commercial drone use, and available risk mitigation tools and strategies.
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 email@example.com.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.