CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

VA Benefits: Claims, Accreditation, and Appeals

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 12:00pm

Attorneys will become familiar with the Department of Veterans Affairs system and the types of claims commonly requiring attorney assistance.

With this 3-part series, VA-accredited attorneys will earn three hours of CLE credit in VA benefits. This will satisfy the VA’s requirement that the accredited attorney attain three CLE hours within the first 12 months after accreditation.*

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Video ... The Now in Legal Branding ... Adapt or Perish

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 12:00pm

This program will cover various aspects of how lawyers are using video to market to clients. Topics include:

1. Why video?

  • Stats on YouTube
  • How people are searching google
  • demographics of who is looking at video

2. Video and your website

  • Most web sites are static, benefits of video from an SEO point of view
  • Benefits of video in regards to building an online relationship
  • How websites react to video Prospect viewing habits of your web site with and without video

3. Fragmented audience

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Helping Clients Protect and Enforce Trade Secrets

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 12:00pm

A 2014 report co-authored by PriceWaterhouseCoopers and the Center for Responsible Enterprise and Trade estimated that companies lost billions annually due to trade secret theft. A Michigan couple was sentenced to prison in 2013 for attempting to sell to Chinese competitors stolen General Motors hybrid vehicle technology valued at approximately $40 million.

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How to Blow Up a Mediation and Ethical Considerations

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 12:00pm

Mediators frequently bemoan mediations that failed, or that the Mediator had to rescue, because the parties or attorneys, or one party or its attorney, was not adequately prepared, or because one of the lawyers created a “magic moment” either in joint session or caucus, that ruined or damaged the prospects of settlement. Sometimes learning what not to do guides us towards learning what to do instead and leads us to formulating best practices in representing clients in mediation.

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Proposed Collaborative Law Rule for Family Law Mediators

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 12:00pm

Collaborative law is a growing form of dispute resolution for Tennessee family law attorneys. Learn more about the proposed collaborative law rule for family law mediators. See how the process begins with the Collaborative Law Participation Agreement and other steps to help clients meet a resolution.

Approved for CLE and CME Credit.

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Dispute Resolution in Health Care Settings

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 12:00pm

This program will cover some unique aspects of ADR in health care settings to include peer review and governance issues, False Claims Act, and physician/hospital disputes. This program will also cover the cost and sources of conflict and advantages of ADR in resolving these conflicts.

Approved for CLE and CME Credit.

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership and take this course for free. Not a TBA member, join now to start saving.

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Creating and Managing an Employee Dispute Resolution Plan

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 12:00pm

In this presentation attorney Stephen Shields will teach you how to create and implement an arbitration program for employees and attorney Emily Plotkin will explain the mechanics of how the program will work once it is implemented.

Approved for CLE and CME Credit.

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership and take this course for free. Not a TBA member, join now to start saving.

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Uber, Lyft and More: Learn About New Transportation Act

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 12:00pm

See "how the rubber meets the road" with this cutting-edge CLE on the new law affecting Uber, Lyft, and other transportation network companies ("TNC") in Tennessee. This webinar will cover the new Transportation Network Company Service Act and delve into its effects upon insurance coverage in auto tort cases where a TNC driver is involved. This is a must-attend CLE if your practice in the area of auto torts.

 

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Body Language: How Can You Tell the Truth?

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 12:00pm

Body Language Expert Scott Rouse shows you the specifics to look for when you suspect your client is not being truthful. He puts to rest the myths and misinformation about Eye Movement, Nonverbal Cues, and Micro-Expressions. You’ll learn how to question a client without seeming the least bit intrusive. Scott speaks and trains all over the country on interrogation and body language to Law Enforcement, Law Firms, CEOs, Private Investigators, Insurance Companies, and Universities. You won’t want to miss this.

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Hot Topics in Business Law: Tennessee’s New For-Profit Benefit Corporation Act [Webcast Version]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 1:00pm

This program will discuss Tennessee's new For-Profit Benefit Corporation Act that comes into effect January 1, 2016. A panel of TBA members who drafted the legislation will talk about the Act and offer advice about the use of the Act in organizing Tennessee social enterprise businesses.

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