CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Elder Law Forum 2016

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CLE Programming
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 8:00am

This full-day forum offers essential and practical material for practicing Elder Law attorneys and those interested in Elder Law. Respected subject matter experts will share new and timely information related to perennial topics of Medicaid planning, Conservatorships and Special Needs Trusts in Tennessee. A Vanderbilt geriatrician will address the unique needs of older adults and how we can be better prepared to deal with the opportunities and challenges of working with elders and their families.

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Data Backups and Compliance

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CLE Programming
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 12:00pm

Who is touching your data? This session will provide an in depth look at how accessible your local data is. Find out how to save your data and develop a plan for your law office. A brief outline and discussion on what your contingency plan should be will be reviewed.

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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Data Recovery and Compliance

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CLE Programming
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Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 12:00pm

Who touched your data? This session will address what you need to do when data disappears through employee accident or intention. Find out what the process should be to recover your law office data. We will also discuss best practices in data recovery: how to recover and where.

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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Federal Practice Seminar 2016

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CLE Programming
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Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 11:15am

This year's annual federal practice CLE will focus on federal pre-trial practice. The program will kick off with a discussion of pleadings and pre-answer motions and strategies related to same. A session on the amendments to the Federal Civil Rules that took effect on December 1, 2015, will follow, exploring the text of the Rules and amendments and the practical implications of the amendments for practitioners.

We will also take a look at the rules related to expert disclosures and will conclude the day with a panel discussion of U.S. District Court judges. This annual program is a good time to connect with practitioners from across the state. Lunch is included, allowing time for networking.

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Windows 10: What is Different for the Law Firm?

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CLE Programming
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Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 12:00pm

This session will provide a comprehensive look at Windows 10, comparing Windows 7 to Windows 10 for law firms and law firm applications. Topics include daily operations, security and new functionality of Windows 10.

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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Preparing and Defending Against Motions to Dismiss and Summary Judgment

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CLE Programming
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Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 12:00pm

This session will offer practical tips from two highly regarded federal court practitioners on drafting and presenting Rule 12 Motions to Dismiss and Rule 56 Motions for Summary Judgment, as well as defending Motions to Dismiss and Motions for Summary Judgment. Perspectives will be offered from both the defense and plaintiff side to provide a balanced presentation of best practices.

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Family Law Forum 2016

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CLE Programming
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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 11:30am

This year's annual program will focus on key issues for family law practitioners to advance their skills and knowledge. The seminar we will discuss electronic records and legislative updates. Topics include e-discovery, grandparent visitation, custodial interference, adoptions, evictions of domestic violence and other criminal law implications that occur in family law. Don't miss this opportunity to gather with attorneys who practice in this area.

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Finding Cases with a Chisel (Not a Chainsaw)

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CLE Programming
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Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 12:00pm

Do you search Westlaw the same way you search Google? Even with all the smart technology that comes with today's sophisticated online research platforms, lawyers can still improve their search precision by using the specialized tools that commercial databases provide. Learn a few of the most efficient and productive (but grossly underutilized) tricks of the legal research trade in this interactive series of research demonstrations.

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Entertainment & Sports Forum 2016

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CLE Programming
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Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 12:00pm

The programs for this year's annual Entertainment & Sports Law Forum were all drawn from your requests and ideas for topics you wanted to hear about. With insights for practitioners of all levels, we'll cover a good bit of ground including:

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Criminal Law Update

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 11:45am

The constant change in criminal practice is what keeps criminal defense attorneys, prosecutors and judges on their toes. From a misdemeanor in General Sessions to a death penalty appeal before the Supreme Court, practitioners must stay on top of the latest changes in the law. This program will help you get up to speed on recent developments in criminal law.

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