CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Drafting Legislation for the General Assembly 2015: A Pathway to Excellence

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 8:30am

This program provides a unique opportunity for lawyers to learn more about how legislation is prepared, drafted, and reviewed. Attendees will take away templates and samples of legislation, form and style guidelines used by the Tennessee General Assembly, and a very helpful drafter’s checklist. If you have ever wanted to develop your ability to help your firm or a client with a legislative issue, but did not know where to start, or if you need an in-depth refresher, then this program is for you.

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Juvenile Law and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 12:00pm

Beginning on September 3, 2015, the Tennessee Bar Association is offering a web-based training for practitioners who encounter foreign national unaccompanied minors. Under U.S. Immigration Law, an “unaccompanied minor” is defined as a child present in the United States without one or both parents. Once released to a family member by the Department of Homeland Security, these children face significant legal challenges in applying for a visa to remain in the U.S.

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15th Annual Health Law Primer

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 12:15pm

If you are new to health law or just trying to keep up with the rapid changes, the Health Law Primer is for you. The Primer provides general health law overview and discussion of “hot topics” by a stellar panel of experience health care leaders.  This seminar promises practical tips to identify and avoid the pitfalls of real life situations in the heavily regulated healthcare industry. 

Hosting hotel is the Embassy Suites Hotel in Franklin - 615-515-5151. Be sure to ask for the TBA group rate and the room cutoff is September 13.

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Court Square Series 2015 in Jackson

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 12:00pm

Judge Allen Phillips will talk about his role on the Court of Workers Compensation Claims.

Attorney Cindy Ettingoff will discuss the basics of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Public Defender Shana Johnson will provide best practice tips for representing clients and case preparation.

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Court Square Series 2015 in Cookeville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 12:00pm

This three-hour program held in Cookeville is designed to provide attorneys with the latest developments in multiple areas of the law. Speakers in this year's program include:

Greg Grisham of Leitner Williams Dooley & Napolitan PLLC will cover best practices in labor law regarding the Fair Labor Standards Act. Greg has over 25 years of experience in the labor and employment field.

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Court Square Series 2015 in Columbia

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 8:30am

Barry White serves as General Counsel for First Farmers and Merchants Bank. Barry will discuss banking issues in probate law.

Attorney Greg Grisham of Leitner Williams Dooley & Napolitan PLLC will cover best practices in labor law regarding the Fair Labor Standards Act. Greg has over 25 years of experience in the labor and employment field.

Nathan Ridley returns with his annual update on legislation. At Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, Nathan leads his firms Tennessee government relations and lobbying practice.

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Court Square Series 2015 in Dyersburg

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 12:30pm

This three-hour program held in Dyersburg is designed to provide attorneys with the latest developments in multiple areas of the law. Speakers in this year's program include:

Circuit Court Judge C. Creed McGinley and Court of Appeals Judge J. Steven Stafford will present on Contempt 101.

Judge J. Steven Stafford will also discuss the right approach for seeking recusal under Sup. Ct. Rule 10B.

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Court Square Series 2015 in Clarksville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 12:00pm

This three-hour program held in Clarksville is designed to provide attorneys with the latest developments in multiple areas of the law. Speakers in this year's program include:

Circuit Court Judge Ross Hicks will discuss best practices on presenting domestic trial cases. Judge Ross Hicks serves on the Circuit Court for the 19th Judicial District (Montgomery and Robertson counties).

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The Mobile Law Firm

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 12:00pm

This presentation will cover technology tips and tricks for practicing law while out of the office. From securing your mobile device to connecting to an unsecured Wi-Fi connection -- you won't want to miss this session.

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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More New apps for Lawyers

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 12:00pm

New apps that we have not discussed in the past and are available for your iPad! These new apps will help you organize your virtual office and your office iPad.

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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Webcast