CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Business Law Seminar (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, May 7, 2012 - 8:30am

The Business Law Section of the TBA is please to present a 3 hour seminar that will discuss the adopted 2012 amendments to the Tennessee Business Corporation Act effect January 1, 2013. Discussion will include the following: action by written consent of less than all shareholders; mergers and conversions of entities, conflict of interest standards for directors and officers, and electronic notices and electronic signatures. This program will aslo cover legislative proposals and discuss the adopted revisions to Article 9 of the UCC that will go into effect July 1, 2013.

Real Estate Essentials (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 8:30am

Please join us on May 3, 2012 for our annual Real Estate Essentials seminar. Attorneys will gain valuable knowledge regarding real estate issues no matter what area of concentration you may practice. Topics that will be discussed include:

  • Litigation with respect to Foreclosures and Evictions
  • Litigation with respect to Eminent Domain
  • Special considerations in leases

Starting a Solo Law Practice - Challenges and Opportunities (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 12:00pm

This session will explore the essentials of planning and developing a successful solo practice for both the experienced and the new attorney.

  Topics covered will include:

  • The Business Plan and Budget
  • Choice of Entity and Name
  • Finding the Right Office
  • Office Sharing
  • Licenses and Notifications
  • Financial Systems
  • Office Systems
  • Insurance
  • Supplies
  • Technology
  • Marketing

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!