CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Adoption and Termination Law update

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, February 22, 2016 - 12:00pm

This presentation will cover the change in the surrender revocation period and other new statutes and case law regarding termination of parental rights and adoption. Practice tips for incorporating the changes into adoption practice will also be provided. The target audience is lawyers with a basic practical knowledge of adoption and termination of parental rights law.

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Webcast

Content, Clients and Counsel: Improving the Attorney-Client Relationship

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 12:00pm

This law practice management program will benefit anyone who wants a better business relationship with their clients and to improve the overall quality of their client base.

The slated topics include (1) Essential procedures when engaging new clients; (2) Engagement letter do's and don'ts; and (3) Navigating the Declination or Termination of Representation.

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Webcast

Dear Santa: I Want a Fancy Tech Tool for My Law Practice

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, December 14, 2015 - 12:00pm

Make your Santa list or leave a note with the milk and cookies. This session will review some new gadgets, apps, software tools that will help you in your practice of law. Find out what is out there and how it could work for you.

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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Webcast

13th Annual Bankruptcy Forum

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 12:00pm

The 13th Annual Tennessee Bar Association Bankruptcy Forum will take place April 29 -May 1, 2016, at the beautiful Lodge at Buckberry Creek in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Please make plans now to join us in this wonderful and relaxing setting for an informative and unique presentation of current issues of interest to a wide variety of bankruptcy attorneys. Ten hours of CLE credit are available for this program, including three hours of ethics.

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On Site

The Ethical Campaign

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 8:00am

This advanced level program for state and local lawmakers, judges, candidates for executive, judicial or legislative positions, campaign chairs and campaign treasurers and their counsel will include all aspects of the law and ethics of election for office in 2016.

The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorney [Chattanooga]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 1:15pm

You know the law but don't let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as managing yourself and your support staff, using case managements systems, engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

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On Site

The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorney [Memphis]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, February 19, 2016 - 8:30am

You know the law but don't let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as managing yourself and your support staff, using case managements systems, engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

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On Site

The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorney [Knoxville]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 8:30am

You know the law but don't let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as managing yourself and your support staff, using case managements systems, engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

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On Site

The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorney [Nashville]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, February 5, 2016 - 8:30am

You know the law but don't let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as managing yourself and your support staff, engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

You may park in the Commerce Street Garage (corner of 3rd Avenue/Commerce St.). We will be validating parking tickets, so please make sure to bring your ticket!

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On Site

2015 Amendments to the Federal Civil Rules Take Effect December 1

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 12:00pm

On December 1, 2015, significant amendments to the Federal Civil Rules will take effect. The amendments include changing the definition of discoverable information in Rule 26 by eliminating the phrase “reasonably calculated to lead to the discovery of admissible evidence” and incorporating an express requirement that the discovery sought be “proportional” to the needs of the case.

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On Site