Celesq® Announces May 2017 CLE: Ethics; Litigation; Employment Law; Data Privacy and Security/Contracts; Corporate and White Collar Law

Boca Raton, FL, April 27, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Celesq® AttorneysEd Center has announced the following web casts for May 2017:

Conducting Effective Witness Interviews: A Guide to Understanding the Legal and Privilege Considerations and Practical Tips and Considerations (2720)
Live web cast: May 2, 2017 (12:00 noon ET)

In this program for in-house and corporate counsel and litigators, Evan Singer and David Silva discuss issues to consider when conducting witness interviews for purposes of internal investigations or litigation. Topics include the potential application of attorney-client privilege and practical tips and strategies to use at, and after, the interview.

Federal Court Practice: Responding to Complaints (2702)
Moderated web cast: May 3, 2017 (12:00 noon ET)

For attorneys who missed this web cast on February 14, 2017. For in-house lawyers, young law firm practitioners, and anyone needing a refresher course, this program covers the nuts and bolts of responding to complaints in federal court, including motion practice, litigation holds and pre-discovery efforts, answers, counterclaims, and more.

Retainer Agreements: Ethics and Practical Advice (2648)
Moderated web cast: May 17, 2017 (12:00 noon ET)

For attorneys who missed this web cast on December 6, 2016. The retainer (engagement) agreement is one of the most important documents used in a lawyer’s practice. Steve Bennett addresses critical “do’s and don’ts” of retainer agreements, referencing Model Rules and other ethics guidelines, and suggesting practical solutions to common problems.

Restraining a Former Employee from Improperly Using Confidential Information and Enforcing Non-Competition Provisions: A Guide through the Legal Challenges (2722)
Live web cast: May 18, 2017 (12:00 noon ET)

This program, for employment and corporate counsel and litigators, addresses the legal challenges in enforcing confidentiality provisions and non-competition provisions against former employees. Topics include an explanation of the line between not interfering with the employee's ability to work and protecting the disclosure of the former employer's information; and information on how to obtain a temporary restraining order (TRO).

Dealing with Data Privacy and Data Security in Cloud and IT Vendor Agreements: A Guide for In-House Counsel (2725)
Live web cast: May 24, 2017 (12:00 noon ET)

Significant legal risks and concerns over data privacy and security can arise in cloud and other hosted and online services agreements. Jason Haislmaier discusses these concerns and provides tools for addressing these issues and mitigating the risks that come with them.

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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Michael J. Mirsky
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