Boca Raton, FL, October 29, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Celesq® AttorneysEd Center has announced the following web casts for November 2015:
Ethical Issues in the Negotiation and Settlement of Disputes (2566)
Live web cast: November 4, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
For lawyers engaged in negotiating and settling legal disputes, there can be significant ethical pitfalls. Steve Bennett, Park Jensen Bennett LLP, discusses the ethical issues to consider, including: who is the client; who has authority to settle; puffery and withholding of information; bad faith and “re-trading the deal.”
Ethical Considerations in E-Discovery for Corporate Attorneys and Litigators-2015 (2539)
Live web cast: November 5, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
Irene Fiorentinos and Josh Fuchs, Jones Day, address how to implement ethical and competent solutions for the scope and cost challenges surrounding electronic document retention, preservation and production, and suggest approaches for establishing reasonable steps in preservation under the anticipated amendment of Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 37(e) while incorporating proportionality principles; provide an update on competent selection and use of computer analytics technology by litigators; and discuss ABA Model Rules, ethical opinions, and recent case law relating to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 1, 16, 26 and 37.
Advising Board Members and Executives on Data Security and Data Privacy Risks: Legal Issues and Practical Considerations (2526)
Live web cast: November 3, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
Data security and data privacy issues have become high priorities for boards of both public and private companies. Jason Haislmaier, Bryan Cave LLP, discusses the growing legal, regulatory, and shareholder requirements and expectations regarding data security and privacy confronted by board members and executives and provides strategies and practices for both advising and supporting board members and executives in these quickly expanding areas.
A Review of EEOC's Fiscal Year ending September 2015 and a Look at What to Expect Next Year (2558)
Live web cast: November 10, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
Former U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) General Counsel Eric Dreiband, Jones Day, reviews the EEOC's fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, including significant regulatory and policy documents issued by EEOC; its significant wins and losses in the courts, and Supreme Court decisions that considered its position; Congressional oversight of the EEOC; other significant developments; and EEOC’s potential actions, plans and strategies for the coming year.
Transformative Works as Fair Use: Latest Developments in Copyright Law, from the Celesq®-West LegalEdcenter IP Master Series (2563IP)
Live web cast: November 18, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
The Second Circuit's controversial decision in Cariou v. Prince did not settle the seminal issue of when a copyrighted work is so transformed that the new work is subject to fair use protection. Anthony Lo Cicero, Amster Rothstein Ebenstein, discusses cases both before and after Cariou and attempts to synthesize their use guidelines for future transformations.
Current Trends: Are Today’s Laws Eroding or Enhancing Asset Protection/ Estate Planning Opportunities? (2540)
Live web cast: November 12, 2015 (12:00 noon ET)
With the increasing popularity of asset protection/integrated estate planning, Edward D. Brown explores current developments, including recent legislation and court decisions that have focused on what planning strategies are effective in today’s legal environment, and how to best avoid any trends of erosion to the extent that they overshadow the countering protective enhancements also developing.
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 http://www.celesq.com/news/category/hot_topic.
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