CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Employment Law: 2011 Year-In-Review

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

2011 was a busy year in the courts in the area of employment law at both the federal and state levels. This session will discuss and analyze the significant developments, and also look at what big issues are on the horizon.

Some of the topics include:

Tennessee Captive Insurance Act

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 12:00pm

This session will review the newly Revised Tennessee Captive Insurance Act, which deals with insurance companies formed by the businesses for which they provide insurance (hence the term "captive"). We will discuss the types and forms of captive insurance companies, the permitted lines of insurance, and the range of structures and situations where a captive insurance company can be used.

Environmental Law for the General Practitioner

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, January 20, 2012 - 8:30am

Please join us for a 3-hour seminar on January 20, 2012 on Environmental Law for the General Practitioner. This seminar will provide key environmental law knowledge to the general practitioner.

Topics will include:
• The basics of the Clean Water Act and Clean Air Act
• Environmental issues in real estate transactions
• Enforcement Issues

Copyright Act: Calculation and Award of Damages

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, January 18, 2012 - 12:00pm

In our presentation, we will discuss the legal issues that arise for a litigant in proving copyright infringement, including the calculation of statutory and actual damages awards.

Orders of Protection for the Immigrant Victims (LIVE WEBCAST)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, January 12, 2012 - 10:00am

This seminar will cover the basics of orders of protection with an emphasis on unique issues facing immigrant victims of domestic violence. We will also focus on working with interpreters, cultural competency and tailoring the order to get evidence for immigration relief.

Orders of Protection for the Immigrant Victims

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, January 12, 2012 - 9:30am

This seminar will cover the basics of orders of protection with an emphasis on unique issues facing immigrant victims of domestic violence. We will also focus on working with interpreters, cultural competency and tailoring the order to get evidence for immigration relief.

Mergers and Acquisitions 2012 – Putting a Successful Deal Together

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

The outlook for buying and selling businesses appears to be improving. But even after buyers and sellers have shaken hands on the main deal points, there are still some big hurdles to jump over before the deal is across the finish line. Besides the purchase price and closing date, what are the other principal deal points that need to be negotiated? What securities laws are triggered? Is senior management (of buyer and seller) focusing on what happens to the combined business after the deal closes and the buyer gets the keys?

I Got An iPad From Santa – Now What?

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

So, you got an iPad from Santa and now you are wondering what to do with it. Among the many questions you have about this product is the most common question – is this a toy or can I use this for work too? This presentation will answer that question and show you how you can ‘play’ and use it in your law practice too.

Overview of Declaratory Order Proceedings

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 - 12:30pm

This three-hour seminar will provide attorneys who practice regularly before administrative agencies as well as those who have only the occasional matter before an administrative agency with an informative overview of the declaratory order proceeding provided under the Uniform Administrative Procedures Act.

CLE Blast: Last Minute CLE

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, December 27, 2011 - 7:00am
Date: 
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - 7:00am

For your last minute CLE needs the Tennessee Bar Association brings you 3 tracks of dual and general credit CLE programs. This year's blast also includes additional courses in distance learning and educational games while visiting the Tennessee Bar Center. This 4 day program offers CLE from 7a.m. to 7p.m. on December 27-30, 2011. If you need 15 hours, you can get it all here. Take as many or as few hours as you need.