CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

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.

Examination and Implications of Employment Discrimination Class Actions

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 12:00pm

In this presentation, we will discuss the recent Supreme Court decision of Wal-Mart v. Dukes. The presentation will include analysis of the majority opinion, concurrence, and the dissenting opinions. We will also discuss the legal standard and types of class actions in federal court; evidence needed to establish a class moving forward; as well as long term implications of the Wal-Mart v. Dukes on employment discrimination class actions.