CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Mastering the Deposition: Critical Skills and More 2017 - Nashville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 8:00am

You can't win a trial at deposition, but you certainly can lose one. This CLE is designed to avoid that outcome by addressing basic and intermediate deposition techniques. Attendees will hear from experienced litigators who will discuss key components of the deposition process. Specifically, attendees will learn how to:

• Prepare yourself and your clients for a deposition

• Use of exhibits and documents effectively during a deposition

• Know when and how to object when defending a deposition

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On Site

Immigration & Tax Planning from Non-Resident to Resident Status

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

This program will provide practical issue spotting techniques and strategy planning for the immigration, business, or tax attorney in regard to foreign national clients who come to the US as either non-residents or residents. We will address the interplay of US immigration status and US tax requirements. From a cross border perspective, both individual and business entity mechanisms will be addressed for filing obligations, compliance obligations, and planning obligations.

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Webcast

Modern Law Practice Series: Consumer-Facing Service and the Impact on Law Practice

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 8:30am

Just as trends in technology and innovation are reshaping the way in which law is practiced, they're also changing the preferences and motivations of the modern legal consumer. Many experts are theorizing that in order for firms to thrive in the future, they’ll need to take the impulses of these consumers into account and provide services tailor-made for their clients' needs.

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On Site

Modern Law Practice Series: Consumer-Facing Service and the Impact on Law Practice [Webcast]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 9:00am

Just as trends in technology and innovation are reshaping the way in which law is practiced, they're also changing the preferences and motivations of the modern legal consumer. Many experts are theorizing that in order for firms to thrive in the future, they'll need to take the impulses of these consumers into account and provide services tailor-made for their clients' needs.

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Webcast

Dispute Resolution Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 8:00am

This year's program will focus on the changing landscape of mediation from live to digital. Speakers will address the implications of online dispute resolution technology and provide practical examples of this new technology in action. Another session will address how online dispute resolution can improve access to justice. Further sessions will cover the ethical issues arising out of online dispute resolution.

Materials for this program will be made available online.

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On Site

Disability Law Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8:30am

This year's CLE forum will offer a full day of essential and useful material applicable to disability law. Laura Chastain, Ethics Counsel with the Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility, will present an update on ethics. Further sessions will include an update on 6th Circuit Social Security Case Law, the new mental health regulations effective in January 2017, and updates on the rapid technology-driven changes that are impacting today’s legal market and the modern law practice.

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On Site

Disability Law Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8:30am

This year's CLE forum will offer a full day of essential and useful material applicable to disability law. Administrative Law Judge Michelle Thompson will present best practice guidance and insights and Laura Chastain, Ethics Counsel with the Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility, will present an update on ethics. Further sessions will include an update on 6th Circuit Social Security Case Law, the new mental health regulations effective in January 2017, and updates on the rapid technology-driven changes effecting today’s legal market and the modern law practice.

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On Site

Business Law Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 9:00am

The TBA's Business Law Forum provides specialized and practical information on a range of business law topics. This year's forum focuses on indemnification. The day-long program addresses the constituents, structures, functions, and contents of indemnification provisions that are commonly negotiated in a variety of business transactions. Professional ethics and responsibility in this context will also be addressed.

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On Site

Environmental Show of The South

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 9:00am

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 46th annual event will be held May 17-19, 2017.

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On Site

Litigation Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 8:30am

This year's CLE forum promises to offer a full day of essential and useful material for litigators. Members of our judiciary from across the state, including keynote speaker former Chief Justice Barker, will share valuable experiences and insights into what makes oral argument in the courtroom effective. A litigation strategies and techniques session will include how to master the skill of effective deposition taking.

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On Site