Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 8:30am
In the practice of law, lawyers often act as storytellers. Painting pictures with words that portray their client's side of the story in the most flattering light. Sometimes this requires lawyers to shade the truth and venture into gray areas. Not every ethical question is gray though, and things are bound to become painful for lawyers when their own misconduct dominates the proceedings and becomes the story itself.
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 12:30pm
For the new attorney and the attorney who's practiced everything but Administrative Law, this is the class for you! Come for quips and tips from the most knowledgeable folks in the business. We will offer a simple administrative law overview on the different parts of state government and how it is composed. This program will highlight: (1) overview of state government, (2) challenges for new lawyers working for the government, and (3) ethical responsibility for the state attorney.
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 8:00am
This six-hour seminar will provide lawyers with the information, tools, and tips needed to successfully handle transactional and traditional business matters. Specifically, the course will offer practical approaches to handling:
Wills and Trusts
Corporate and LLC Formations
The program will also discuss issues specific to health care transactions. The day will wrap up with a presentation about ethics in the practice of law.
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 8:30am
Chris Stiegemeyer, Director of Risk Management for The Bar Plan, will teach you how improving your Risk Management and Professionalism Procedures can give you the firm of your dreams.
No two law firms can, or should, have the same practice management procedures. By using the knowledge and experience gained from going inside the firm's who thought they were doing it right, this seminar will show you how to be your own Risk Manager, and customize these critical processes to the unique characteristics of your firm.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 8:00am
This year's annual program will focus on key issues for family law practitioners to advance their mediation skills and knowledge. While Rule 31 has been around for over fifteen years, we have developed some good and bad habits in how we mediate cases for our clients. This seminar is to share ideas, learn new approaches, and improve your mediation skills in the emotionally-charged area of family law. Don't miss this opportunity to gather with attorneys who practice in this area.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 12:00pm
This three-hour program is designed to provide you with the latest developments in multiple areas of the law. Speakers in this year's program include: Parke Morris of Parke Morris and Associates, who will discuss Medical Malpractice, Mark Fulks of Baker Donelson, who will discuss Developments in Social Media Law, and Joseph McAfee, attorney at law, who will discuss How to Start a Successful Practice with $600.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 12:15pm
If you are new to health law or are someone who represents health care clients on legal matters and need a refresher of the major areas of law regulating health care clients, this program is for you.
The Health Law Primer will provide topics including:
- Selected Topics in Tennessee Health Care Law
- HIPAA Overview
- Fraud and Abuse Laws
- Life Cycle
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 7:15am
Recognized as one of the premier health law programs in the country, don't miss this exciting program! Attendees will hear from leading private practitioners, representatives from the Department of Justice, and a Tennessee Supreme Court Justice on topics that include:
Friday, December 12, 2014 - 8:00am
Knowing how to handle criminal cases is essential for todays young, up and coming lawyer. Gather the tools and insight needed to successfully manage a criminal case. We will discuss how to navigate through discovery, pre-trial motions and hearings, trial management and appeals. Speakers will review the procedures and advise you on how to manage your clients expectations. The ethics portion of this program will review ethical obligations encountered in criminal matters as well as general concerns in managing trust funds. Continental breakfast will be served.
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 8:30am