Celesq® Announces March CLE: Ethics-Conflicts; IP; Cybersecurity, Data Security, Privacy; Corporate, Securities; Contract, Trial Skills

Boca Raton, FL, March 02, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Celesq® AttorneysEd Center has announced the following web casts for March 2016:

Ethics: Conflicts of Interest Principles Applied To IP Law (2626)
Live web cast: March 23, 2016 (12:00 noon ET)

In this program geared to IP practitioners, Anthony Lo Cicero discusses the Rules of Professional Conduct and the corresponding ABA Model Rules that apply to conflicts of interest involving current clients and former clients; the identification of the client; the formation and termination of the client relationship; and other subjects. Also covered: the decision in Maling v. Finnegan, Henderson, which rejected an attempt to create a conflict of interest situation where a firm prosecutes patents of similar subject matter for different clients.

EU-U.S. Data Transfer—Life after the Safe Harbor under the “Privacy Shield” (2605)
Live web cast: March 3, 2016 (12:00 noon ET)

Companies of all types were caught off guard when the EU-U.S. Safe Harbor data transfer framework was invalidated in October 2015. That replacement has now been announced in the form of the newly-negotiated “Privacy Shield” framework. Jana Fuchs and Jason Haislmaier discuss the details of the Privacy Shield framework and provide strategies for compliance in EU-U.S. cross border data transfers both now and following adoption of the Privacy Shield.

Negotiating and Drafting Settlement Agreements in Business Disputes: A Guide for Lawyers and Litigators (2565)
Moderated web cast: March 9, 2016 (12:00 noon ET)

For attorneys who missed this web cast on October 1, 2015. 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.

Closing Arguments at Trial—Making the Jury Want to Find for Your Client (2544)
Moderated web cast: March 15, 2016 (12:00 noon ET)

For attorneys who missed this web cast on December 17, 2015. Jones Day partners Tom Jackson and Mike Ginsberg explore the means to ensure that the jury finds the attorney’s side of the case to be the most compelling and as a result wants to see his or her side prevail. This program is geared to the intermediate to advanced level practitioner.

Recent Developments in Delaware M&A Litigation: Is the Disclosure Only Settlement Dead? (2629)
Live web cast: March 30, 2016 (12:00 noon ET)

This program, especially for corporate and securities lawyers and litigators, discusses recent trends in takeover litigation in the Delaware Chancery Court, including recent cases considering so-called "disclosure only" settlements, such as Aeroflex, Aruba Networks, and Trulia.

How to Improve Data Security in Payment Systems: Changing Risks and Changing Technology for In-House Counsel (2608)
Live web cast: March 31, 2016 (12:00 noon ET)

With new technology behind how credit card transactions are processed and protected, accepting credit cards carries new data security risks and potential legal liabilities. Courtney Stout and David Zetoony discuss new payment processing technologies, their impact on data security, the risk implications for companies, and how in-house counsel can negotiate third party vendor contracts to minimize these risks.

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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