CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

TBA Leadership Academy

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, November 14, 2016 - 9:00am

Leadership is explored through an interactive curriculum designed to look at the challenging characteristics needed in today’s leaders. The Leadership Academy will put you with today's leaders to be mentored, challenged, and encouraged. Attendees will view and discuss Ted Talks on Everyday Leadership, Grit, and Leaving a Legacy. Academy faculty will help you identify leadership characteristics and barriers. You will learn how to develop a strategic plan to overcome challenges and build leadership characteristics.

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Criminal Law Forum 2016

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, December 9, 2016 - 8:00am

Knowledge of digital forensics is essential for the modern criminal lawyer. Attendees will learn about computer forensics data recovery and the processes and procedures used to collect cell phone evidence. Speakers will highlight recent case updates and provide presentations about ethical considerations. Digital forensics is constantly evolving, but after attending this program, your mental software will be up to date.

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Demystifying Medicare

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 12:00pm

Medicare is a federal health insurance program. It does not provide complete coverage. This program will help you understand the various parts of Medicare and the services that are not covered under the program. Program will touch on:

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Webcast

New Drone Law: FAA Sets New Rules

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 12:00pm

In August, 2016, the FAA dramatically changed the landscape for the commercial use of unmanned aircraft by releasing a set of comprehensive rules. James Mackler, a nationally recognized expert on the use and management of unmanned aircraft by business and government, will explain the current state and federal drone law. This webinar will cover the use of drones in business, government, and by hobbyists and the unique regulatory environment for each.

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VA Aid and Attendance Benefits 101

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 12:00pm

VA Aid and Attendance benefits are an important aspect of planning for aging and disabled veterans. The Veterans Administration has very strict rules that must be followed when attempting to your client for A & A benefits. Some of those rules are expected to change before the end of 2016. The purpose of this webinar is to provide instruction on the A & A process and give insights into expected changes to some of the rules.

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Mindfulness in the Practice of Law

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 12:00pm

Mindfulness – the seemingly simple act of paying to attention to the present moment – is increasing in popularity among lawyers. It is said to offer insight and tools to reclaim focus in the midst of challenging situations, and regular practitioners of mindfulness meditation claim to be calmer, more compassionate, more focused and more “present” for their clients, their colleagues and their families. So is mindfulness simply a new-age fad or a scientifically backed strategy for combating stress and achieving greater wellbeing in (and outside of) the practice of law?

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CLE Blast: Last Minute CLE 2016 (Johnson City)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 9:00am

Need a few CLE hours fast? The TBA is offering programs from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on December 5, 2016. The CLE Blast will offer 7 hours of dual CLE credit. Take as many or as few hours as you need. The registration desk will be open all day.

Online materials will be made available for this program.

Payment will be determined at checkout depending on the number of hours you attend.

$50.00 per hour for TBA members • $75.00 per hour for non-members

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On Site

Hot Topics in Real Estate 2016

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 8:00am

This annual program produced by the Tennessee Bar Association and the Tennessee Land Title Association offers advanced topics in real estate for Tennessee lawyers. This year’s program will offer attendees insight into commercial lending, a look back at the first year of the implementation and ethics of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule, and our annual legislative report. Further sessions will touch on legal issues with mobile homes and other advanced title issues, 1031 tax free exchanges, and the recent February ALTA survey changes.

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Termination of Parental Rights: Effects of In re Carrington

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 12:00pm

Earlier this year, the Tennessee Supreme Court issued an opinion that parents facing the termination of their parental rights are entitled to representation; however, they are not entitled to effective representation. Two attorneys who worked on this case in both the Tennessee and US Supreme Court will discuss the effects of In re Carrington and what it means for both parents and attorneys in termination law.

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Webcast

Elimination of Bias: Equal Rights and Equal Treatment

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 12:00pm

Equal Rights and Equal Treatment- What does this really mean in everyday life? This session will discuss how you and your clients can work towards recognizing barriers to equality and the small changes that can be made to move towards compliance with the civil rights laws.

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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