CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Tennessee Uniform Limited Partnership Act of 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 12:00pm

In May of 2017, Tennessee enacted The Tennessee Uniform Limited Partnership Act of 2017, which will apply to all new limited partnerships formed on or after January 1, 2018, and limited partnerships created before January 1, 2018, that elect to be covered under the new Act.

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Collateral Damage: Children and Divorce

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 12:00pm

Is the best interest of the children a primary concern; or do children suffer collateral damage as their parents navigate through the divorce process? What can be done to assist and encourage clients to minimize the negative impact on their children as they face the adverse childhood experience of the divorce of their parents.

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Webcast

Mediation Preparation: Greater Opportunity for Success with Greater Preparation (CME)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 12:00pm

The topics to be covered could include, but not necessarily be limited to:

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Webcast

Mediation Ethics (CME)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 12:00pm

The session will focus on common ethical issues faced by Rule 31 neutrals such as determining conflicts as well as issues of confidentiality among others. Discussion will focus on specific provisions of Rule 31 along with multiple cases and advisory opinions which address ethical issues faced by neutrals.

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Webcast

Criminal Law Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 8:00am

Sentencing issues, case law statutory updates and a session about the indigent representation task force recommendations and the Supreme Court's response are on the agenda for this year's annual criminal law CLE. Other topics include post-conviction relief, voir dire and ethical considerations for criminal law attorneys. Don't miss this opportunity to receive 7 hours of CLE and network with practitioners from across the state.

Lunch will be provided.

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On Site

Wellness for Our Profession Ethics CLE

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 8:30am

For years, concerns have been raised about emotional distress, dissatisfaction, and unprofessional behavior in the legal profession. This program will focus on studies and findings about what does and does not influence well-being in the legal profession. Sessions will address:

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On Site

Juvenile Law Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 8:00am

Updates in case law and a session on ethics and professionalism are back on the agenda for this year's annual juvenile law CLE. New topics include a session on infant mental health issues and best practices for working with published and unpublished works. Don't miss this opportunity to receive 5.75 hours of CLE and network with practitioners from across the state.

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On Site

The Ethical Campaign: Maintaining Ethics and Professionalism in Elections

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 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 2018.

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On Site

Court Square Series in Kingsport

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 12:00pm

This year's program will focus on common creditor practice issues and provide insight into applicable law, possible solutions and best practices. We will also take a look at criminal law and the basics of the estate planning process. The session on estate planning will address Wills, tax law, technology, Durable General Powers of Attorney, and advance medical directives.

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On Site

Principles of Practice: Business Law

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:00pm

This program will review the basics of business law for Tennessee practitioners. We will cover the following topics:

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Webcast