CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Fastcase 2016 - Introduction to Fastcase Legal Research

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 12:00pm

This presentation is designed for new Fastcase users and covers basic Fastcase features with a focus on case law searches and statute searches. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and the session is terminated only after all questions are answered.

This seminar is free for TBA members only. You may only take this course 1 time for CLE credit.

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Webcast

Fastcase 2016 - Boolean (Keyword) Search for Lawyers

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 12:00pm

This webinar is designed for users who are already familiar with the basics of Fastcase but are new to Boolean (keyword) searches or want to learn how to be more efficient using Boolean logic on any legal search engine. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and the session is terminated only after all questions are answered.

This seminar is free for TBA members only.You may only take this course 1 time for CLE credit.

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Webcast

Fastcase 2016 - Advanced Tips for Enhanced Legal Research

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 12:00pm

This presentation offers a quick refresher on case law search basics as well as a number of research tips that highlight advanced features. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and the session is terminated only after all questions are answered.

This seminar is free for TBA members only. You may only take this course 1 time for CLE credit.

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Webcast

Fastcase 2016 - Boolean (Keyword) Search for Lawyers

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 1:00pm

This webinar is designed for users who are already familiar with the basics of Fastcase but are new to Boolean (keyword) searches or want to learn how to be more efficient using Boolean logic on any legal search engine. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and the session is terminated only after all questions are answered.

This seminar is free for TBA members only.You may only take this course 1 time for CLE credit.

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Webcast

Fastcase 2016 - Introduction to Legal Research

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 12:00pm

The presentations cover basic Fastcase features with a focus on case law searches and statute searches. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and the session is terminated only after all questions are answered.

This seminar is free for TBA members only. You may only take this course 1 time for CLE credit.

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Webcast

Tennessee Fashion Law: Protecting Brands

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 12:30pm

Tennessee fashion law is more than fashionable cowboy boots and trend-wear. Fashion law can encompass many areas of law that can range from intellectual property to employment law.

Learn about protecting fashion brands through copyright and trademark of fashion designs and review regulations that govern merchandize labeling and disclosers. Speakers will also address legal issues fighting counterfeiting and labor and employment issues unique to fashion law.

Topics Include:

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On Site

Litigation Forum 2016

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 8:30am

The Litigation Forum contains everything you need to know about litigation -- from oral advocacy to effective case management from the clients perspective. This 6-hour CLE (5.0 General/1.0 Ethics) will cover taking effective depositions, using motion practice to your advantage, and setting up your case to obtain a favorable settlement for your client. Judges will share their insights into what makes oral arguments effective, including former Supreme Court Justice Gary Wade, who will provide the Forum’s keynote remarks.

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On Site

Disability Law Forum 2016

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, May 20, 2016 - 8:30am

This program will address issues regarding effective and ethical representation before the Social Security Administration, as well as other issues tangential to social security disability cases. This is also vital to lawyers who represent developers, owners and bankers. This full-day program will provide 5.5 CLE hours, including 1.5 hours of ethics credit. 

Continental Breakfast included.

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On Site

Unleashed: Hot Topics in Animal Law 2016

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, May 16, 2016 - 8:00am

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 estate planning for pets and stay on top of dog bite laws, dog parks and banned breed legislation. Speakers will also address the animal abuse registry law and broken window law. Join us for a special panel including lawyers and veterinarians discussing ethical considerations.

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On Site

Business Law Forum 2016: Evolving Topics in Capital Raising

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, May 20, 2016 - 11:30am

This program covers recent trends, and related legal issues, in early-stage capital raising. In addition to addressing the different types of securities and other financial instruments being used by "young" firms to fund their operations in a transitory regulatory environment, the session provides commentary on the investment structures, business entity structures, intellectual property challenges and potential professional responsibility pitfalls associated with forming and funding young ventures.

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On Site