CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

HIGHway Driving in Tennessee

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CLE Programming
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Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 12:00pm

Drugged driving is the new drunk driving. And Tennessee has four of the top five counties in the United States for most traffic fatalities by depressant drug-impaired drivers. More and more DUI investigations involve little or no alcohol but a wide variety of prescription and non-prescription drugs. Learn about this growing problem of drug-related DUI.

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Webcast

Environmental Show of The South

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 8:00am

The Environmental Show of the South is the largest and most comprehensive environmental conference and tradeshow in the region. Its goal is to provide high-quality, low-cost environmental training as well as updates on government/industry developments and trends, with a particular focus on solid and hazardous waste issues. The 45th annual event will be held April 20-22, 2016.

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On Site

Intellectual Property Spring Institute 2016

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CLE Programming
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Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 8:00am

What is new, what's changing and what are this year's updates for practitioners will be the focus of this year's Intellectual Property Institute. We will review right of publicity and Fair Use. The Lanham Act updates will be addressed along with international issues. The ethics portion will cover the Tennessee pro bono program in connection with the Arts & Business Council.

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Tennessee Court of Appeals Academy [Memphis]

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 1, 2016 - 9:00am

The Tennessee Court of Appeals is unfamiliar territory for most lawyers. Opportunities to practice in this court are few, and success requires skills of oral and written advocacy. A persuasive performance in both areas is important to success; a poor performance in either can lead to defeat. Accordingly, lawyers need the information and insight required to develop and perfect their oral arguments and legal writing. Indeed, this is true at all levels of legal practice, and the lessons learned during this seminar will be generally applicable to practice in trial courts.

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On Site

Immigration Law Seminar 2016

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 15, 2016 - 12:00pm

This seminar is specifically designed for both lawyers who are experienced immigration lawyers and for lawyers who are just getting started in immigration law. The immigration government agencies that will be represented at the seminar are: U.S.

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On Site

Real Estate Essentials 2016

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, May 16, 2016 - 8:30am

Learn how to avoid pitfalls at your real estate closing as we look at variety of issues that can go wrong in this year's program. Issues can stem from improperly drafted contracts to explaining to clients why the poor advice from friends and family can lead to additional problems. We will talk about title defects, missed closing dates and causes, inspections, unqualified buyers, improper disclosure of material facts or defects, and address specific issues with residential real estate.

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On Site

Mid-Winter CLE Blast 2016

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 7:00am

Need a few CLE hours fast? The TBA is offering programs from 7 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. on Feb. 24, 2016, giving you the possibility of completing up to 11 hours of Dual CLE credit. You can create your own schedule and take as many or as few hours as you need. The registration desk will be open all day, so you can come and go for the hours you need when it is convenient for you.

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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On Site

Making the Most of Discovery: What You Don’t Know Can Come Back to Haunt You [Knoxville]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 8:00am

How much is too much? Is one of the many questions in the maze of discovery. This program covers many levels of written discovery and e-discovery. Presenters will cover best practices, using investigators to verify information, effective use of subpoenas, enforcement and dealing with difficult counsel. A session on social medial discovery will help you with Internet searches. Discussion on alternatives to written discovery will include site inspection, deposition by interrogatories, and physical exam versus independent medical exams.

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On Site

Making the Most of Discovery: What You Don’t Know Can Come Back to Haunt You [Nashville]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 8:00am

How much is too much? Is one of the many questions in the maze of discovery. This program covers many levels of written discovery and e-discovery. Presenters will cover best practices, effective use of subpoenas, enforcement and dealing with difficult counsel. A session on social media discovery will help you with Internet searches. Discussion on alternatives to written discovery will include site inspection, deposition by interrogatories, and physical exam versus independent medical exams.

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On Site

Tennessee Local Government Forum 2016

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, March 18, 2016 - 8:30am

Government law is an ever-changing area of practice with its unique blend of constitutional law, statutory law, and case law. This year's program will cover general provisions of the Tennessee's Open Records Act and discuss common records requests and issues working with school boards. Learn about the recent changed in laws relative to whistle blower protection and retaliatory discharge. Speakers will also address construction in government contracts and ethical considerations for government lawyers.

Continental Breakfast included.

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On Site