CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Juveniles Facing The Adult Criminal System (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 12:00pm

Children who have committed serious offenses sometimes find themselves transferred to the adult criminal system. This session will look at the process of transfer, the consequences of that transfer to the juvenile, and some considerations practitioners grapple with in negotiating plea agreements.

16th Annual Labor & Employment Forum (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 27, 2012 - 8:00am

This program is designed to provide timely, specialized, practical information for labor and employment practitioners. The Forum will address a number of topics, including: in-house counsel roundtable discussion, point/counter-point between high-profile plaintiff and defense attorneys, important developments in class action practice and recent developments in labor law. Light continental breakfast will be served.

Post-Divorce Alimony Reduction (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 12:00pm

In this session I will discuss a recent court decision that has made a big impact on post-divorce alimony reduction cases. We will also discuss how the courts are handling these cases and what it means for your client.

Environmental Show of The South (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 8:30am
Date: 
Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 8:30am

The Environmental Show of the South is the largest and most comprehensive environmental event and tradeshow in the South. Our conference goal is to provide lowcost and high quality environmental training and educational sessions to a broad range of environmental professionals.

2012 Immigration Law Seminar (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 20, 2012 - 8:00am

This ½ day seminar is for experienced immigration attorneys, novice immigration attorneys and those attorneys who just want to know a little about immigration law. Speakers will include government officials from the agencies which handle immigration matters - Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Department of Labor.

Topics include:

  • Immigration, Petitions and Investigations
  • Hot Topics in Immigration Court and Removal
  • Department of Labor’s Role in Immigration Petitions

Scary Things in Intellectual Property (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:30am

This informative program will provide entertaining presentations and discussions regarding new developments in intellectual property. Topics include:

• Termination Rights in Copyrights
• The America Invents Act (pre-grant and post-grant)
• Social Media Panel
• Cloud Computing, SOPA, and Online Privacy Issues
• Ethics

 

Understanding Conflict: The Why Behind The What (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 8:30am

This program will give attendees insight into neuroscience and psychological concepts and their practical applications in dispute resolution. Through noted speakers and program materials, attendees will learn new ways of approaching dispute resolution. In addition to experienced mediators, join Chris Gunthrie, Dean of Vanderbilt Law School, and Dr. David McMillan (a psychiatrist) as they discuss their insights and lessons they have learned from the scientific literature and from hard earned experience.

Breakfast will be provided!! Reception will follow seminar!

Appointed Clients in General Session and Juvenile Courts (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 12:00pm

Appointed clients in General Sessions, Criminal, and Juvenile courts and phases can overlap and become a chore to track for billing purposes. This session will provide very simple forms and strategies for appointed-client case management.

Employment: How the National Labor Relations Act Impacts Your Workplace Unionized or Not (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 - 12:00pm

Under the current administration, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has been aggressively seeking to promote the relevance of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) in most private workplaces, particularly those with employees who are not in a union.

Alternatives to Guardianships (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 12:00pm

This presentation will discuss the alternatives that should be explored before a conservatorship proceeding is commenced. The presentation will cover the basic conservatorship process and the options that may be available for avoiding a conservatorship proceeding altogether.