CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Hot Topics in International Law

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 11:30am

Join us for our annual seminar in International Law. This two-hour program is designed to provide attorneys with the latest developments in international law. Moderated by Brian Russell of the Verso Corporation, speakers in this year's program include:

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Rights of Property Owners: Recent Tennessee Supreme Court Opinion

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 12:00pm

In one of Justice Wade's final opinions, the High Court provides a "flood valve"from the lingering harsh consequences of the "gap years"(1914 to 1919) and saves a family farm.

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Webcast

Environmental Law Forum 2016

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 12:00pm

Environmental Law is a combination of treaties, statutes, regulations and common law that manages and controls the relationship between human activity and our natural environment. This year’s program will give you the latest updates in the Solid Waste Rule and the regulations on recycling. Also included is the application of the Waters of the United States rule. The last session of the day will include discussion on the implications of the Clean Power plan.

Lunch will be included with this program.

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Lifeguard Training for the Legal Profession (Ethics)

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 12:00pm

Why are members of the legal profession particularly susceptible to depression and suicide? How can you help someone you think might be experiencing depression, stress, etc.? In this program, you will learn about practical strategies and available resources that may save a life.

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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Ethics Roadshow 2015 (Johnson City)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 8:30am

The Ethics Roadshow is back again for 2015 for what may be its most interactive and audience friendly version to date. This year's presenter is neither as tall nor as witty as the late author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy but he did turn 42 earlier this year and figures that if there was ever a year to work a reference to that wonderful series of books into the roadshow, this is the year.

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Ethics Roadshow 2015 (Cookeville)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 12:30pm

The Ethics Roadshow is back again for 2015 for what may be its most interactive and audience friendly version to date. This year's presenter is neither as tall nor as witty as the late author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy but he did turn 42 earlier this year and figures that if there was ever a year to work a reference to that wonderful series of books into the roadshow, this is the year.

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Behind the Scenes: Claims Against the State

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 12:00pm

What should you do if you are sued in the course of your job? This presentation will give you information about who to contact and how to assist in your defense. We will also talk about the various types of lawsuits a state employee may encounter, and answer questions about legal representation for state employees and defenses that may be raised.

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Webcast

The Evolving Tipping Point of Body Weight: From Malnutrition to Obesity

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 12:00pm

As an attorney you may encounter issues of body weight from various viewpoints: 1) in your clients, excess weight loss (undernutrition) or weight gain (obesity) potentiates harm; 2) in yourself, better weight management promotes health and prevents chronic disease. This talk will provide useful information and insights on the etiology, risks and effects of changes in weight throughout the range of the body habitus spectrum – providing perspective for yourself and your clients.

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Webcast

Discovery Disputes and Protective Orders

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 11:30am

This program will involve a discussion by a panel of United States Magistrate Judges of discovery disputes that can occur under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, how discovery disputes can be avoided, and how discovery disputes are resolved. The Program will also address Protective Orders in federal litigation and the considerations for their issuance.

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Webcast

Law Practice Conference For New Lawyers: I Passed The Bar – Now What?

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 8:30am

Are you in your first few years of practicing law? Need to find your place in the practice of law? This program allows you to pick and choose from the sessions that apply to you. Come for all day or for one or two hours.

The morning topics are designed for new lawyers who are still searching for a job, solo practitioners and those who work for small firms.

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On Site