CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Preventing Legal Malpractice 2014: Mirror, Mirror...Who Has the Fairest Law Firm of All? [Nashville]

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CLE Programming
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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.

Retooling Mediating Skills for Family Lawyers

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CLE Programming
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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.

Court Square Series 2014 in Kingsport

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CLE Programming
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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.

14th Annual Health Law Primer

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CLE Programming
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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

26th Annual Health Law Forum

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CLE Programming
Date: 
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:

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On Site

Handling a Criminal Case - Tiptoeing Through the Mine Fields

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CLE Programming
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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.

CLE - Fundamentals of Federal Appellate Practice

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 8:30am

YLD Ethics 2014 - Nashville

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, February 6, 2014 (All day)

Fundamentals of Federal Appellate Practice

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 6:05pm

This program will focus on the process and skills for successful appellate practice in federal courts. Federal appellate judges, the Sixth Circuit Clerk, experienced practitioners, and former federal appellate clerks will explain the key steps in the federal appellate process, providing unique and valuable insight. This six-hour program will address best practices for federal appellate practice, including compliance with rules of appellate procedure, brief-writing, and other important topics.

Creditors Practice 2014

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CLE Programming
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Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 6:02pm

The TBA's Creditor's Practice Section offers current developments in this area of the law. The first portion of the program will be a discussion of recent Tennessee case law and the effect on legal collection practices. The second portion of the program will be a discussion of the new Tennessee Collection Service Act amendment dealing with banking regulations. The third portion of the program will focus on the current state of rules and regulations promulgated by the CFPB, and the fallout for law firms and clients.