CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Best Practices for New Lawyers 2015

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 8:30am

As a recently licensed attorney, sure you can quote hearsay exceptions, hammer out memos within 3 hours, and generally dazzle people with your extensive substantive legal knowledge. But can you manage clients and partners' expectations, effectively communicate with opposing counsel, and ultimately avoid the kinds of mistakes that young lawyers can make that can expose them to disciplinary actions or even claims from their clients? Do you know how to properly begin and end the lawyer-client relationship?

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Government Contracting in Tennessee: How State, Local and Federal Issues Impact Tennessee’s Procurement Environment

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 8:00am

In this unique program state and local officials, procuring agencies, protest litigants, consultants, and legal leaders will cover several angles of government contracting in Tennessee. Two expert panels will cover the process of state and local government contracting and will provide insight to the Tennessee bid protest process. Other sessions include updates from the 2015 Tennessee legislative session on procurement issues and discussion of federal contracting issues impacting Tennessee businesses. This program will help you understand the government contracting landscape in Tennessee.

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Spring CLE Blast 2015

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:00am

Got a slow start getting your CLE credits? Need a few CLE hours fast? The TBA is offering programs from 7:00 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. on May 28, 2015. The CLE Blast will offer 11 hours of dual CLE credit. Take as many or as few hours as you need. Registration desk will be open all day.

Payment will be determined at checkout depending on the number of hours you attend.

$50.00 per hour for TBA members • $75.00 per hour for non-members

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Financial Eligibility for Institutional Medicaid Coverage in TN

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:00pm

Finding new ways to serve Tennessee lawyers, this program is part of a series to help Health Law and Elder Law practitioners.

This session will cover the application process for institutional Medicaid coverage in Tennessee. You will learn about the income limits and types of income that are counted. Speaker will answer questions about resource requirements and what happens once a decision for financial eligibility has been made.

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Webcast

Intellectual Disabilities and Waivers for Children

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 12:00pm

Finding new ways to serve Tennessee lawyers, this program is part of a series to help Health Law and Elder Law practitioners.

This session will cover the application process for institutional Medicaid coverage in Tennessee. You will learn about the income limits and types of income that are counted. Speaker will answer questions about resource requirements and what happens once a decision for financial eligibility has been made.

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Webcast

TennCare Changes Affecting Long-Term Services and Supports

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 12:00pm

Finding new ways to serve Tennessee lawyers, this program is part of a series to help Health Law and Elder Law practitioners.

This session will cover the preadmission evaluation process to include discussion on the Safety Determination Requests. Speakers will review the intellectual and development disabilities system restructure, federal HCBS settings rule and CHOICES Group 3 eligibility changes.

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Webcast

Juvenile Matters in Criminal Concerns

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, May 8, 2015 - 11:45am

Representing juveniles charged with crimes can be a complex process if not handled properly. Learn the steps of handling juvenile criminal cases in this CLE. Find out what you need to do when the Department of Children Services wants to interview your client. Constitutional rights reach to both parents and children in dependency and neglect cases — learn how to challenge the state’s case in these matters.

Continental Breakfast included.

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On Site

Doing Business Online: How to Advise the Online Business Owner

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 11:30am

As the on-line business model develops and becomes more complicated, lawyers are increasingly being asked to advise on issues relating to technology, taxes, digital ownership, and intellectual property. This program will focus on these legal issues that impact businesses operating online.

You will learn how to spot legal issues, handle succession planning for online accounts, maintain online profiles and develop a basic understanding of how servers are managed and the development/management of websites. 

Discussion will include:

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Elder Law Forum 2015

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 8:00am

This full-day forum offers insights for both the “new to elder law” attorney and experienced practitioners. Certified elder law attorneys from across the state share their knowledge of basics needed for counseling senior clients with a focus on:
(1) A hospice doctor’s perspective on Dementia,
(2) Palliative care and advance directives and the Conversation Project,
(3) PAE Appeals,
(4) Planning for blended families,
(5) Medicare coverage, and hot topics in Medicaid including Ethics.

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On Site

Unleashed: Hot Topics in Animal Law

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 11:00am

This program is for the animal lover in you and will guide you through legal issues dealing in animal law. Learn what’s trending in the estates planning for pets session and stay on top of laws that protect people with disabilities who use service animals. Speakers will also address the "first bite rule" covering common liability questions for injuries caused by animals. Horses play a unique role in the law as they can be property, an athlete, or a vehicle. Learn about equine law and legal issues related to horse activities, industry, and business.

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On Site