CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Financial Literacy For Lawyers

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CLE Programming
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Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 11:30am

Accounting is the language of business and lawyers need to understand fundamental financial principles as they advise clients and manage their law practice. The principles of accounting and finance directly extend to contract issues, torts, business matters, taxation issues, partnership disputes, and gift and estate matters. This comprehensive program touches on several financial issues lawyers may encounter in the practice of law.

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Business Law Forum 2015: Mergers, Acquisitions, and Other Business Combination Transactions

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, May 4, 2015 - 8:00am

This program covers the various legal issues Tennessee business lawyers face through the life cycle of a business combination transaction, whether accomplished through a merger, an acquisition, a share exchange, or a combination of any of them. Panelists will provide a practical, nuts-and-bolts treatment of each phase of a business combination, covering determining whether and how to select a business broker, the drafting and executing letters of intent, conducting diligence, and negotiating the acquisition agreement.

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Predators CLE

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 4:15pm

CLE and sports combine forces at this Predators CLE. Enjoy some pre-game time with Tennessee lawyers. This CLE event will provide you with two hours of education right before game time. The program will be held at the Bridgestone Arena for both CLE and game attendees. Topics include discussion on legal issues facing players, sports law and entertainment law.

Speakers include:

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CHOICES: Medical Eligibility and Safety Determination New Rules for 2015

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 12:00pm

Review of the TennCare rule changes effective January 1, 2015 related to the Safety Determination process and PAE Functional Assessment. There have been several changes to select functional assessment questions and criteria.

 

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Intellectual Property Spring Institute 2015

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 8:00am

The Tennessee Bar Association's Intellectual Property Spring Institute offers sophisticated topics and provides practical takeaways to Tennessee lawyers who practice in this area. This entertaining and informative program will feature experts with advanced experience in this field. Don't miss this opportunity to network with other practitioners and speak with our panelists and speakers.

Topics Include:

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Immigration Law Seminar 2015: Government Agencies' Perspective on Immigration Issues

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 8:00am

This seminar is specifically designed for both lawyers who are experienced immigration lawyers, and for lawyers who are just getting started in immigration law.

The three federal immigration government agencies that will be represented at the seminar are:

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Medical-Legal Partnerships: A New Healthcare Delivery Model for Vulnerable Populations

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, January 30, 2015 - 12:00pm

Attorneys frequently do not see clients until a situation has become a crisis, long after the legal issues have begun to affect family health and well-being. Conventional legal services can be likened to acute care or emergency room services aimed at crisis management and stabilization, rather than preventive care services. This presentation will highlight the innovative approach medical-legal partnerships (MLP) use to provide legal services in a setting where legal issues affecting health and well-being can be addressed before they become legal and potentially medical emergencies.

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Webcast

Advising Corporate Clients on Captive Insurance: For Fortune 500, Small, and Mid-Size Companies Part 1

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 12:00pm

Most Fortune 500 companies have formed captive insurance companies and an increasing number of small and mid-size companies are moving in this direction. Captive insurance allows companies to fund their own insurance coverage in a more cost effective manner. Captives have number of unique advantages such as risk management controls, flexible ownership structures, control over claims and litigation handling, and tax advantages. Captives are also complex, highly regulated business structures that should be set up carefully — with full understanding of the risks and drawbacks.

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Advising Corporate Clients on Captive Insurance: For Fortune 500, Small, and Mid-Size Companies Part 2

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, February 23, 2015 - 12:00pm

Most Fortune 500 companies have formed captive insurance companies and an increasing number of small and mid-size companies are moving in this direction. Captive insurance allows companies to fund their own insurance coverage in a more cost effective manner. Captives have number of unique advantages such as risk management controls, flexible ownership structures, control over claims and litigation handling, and tax advantages. Captives are also complex, highly regulated business structures that should be set up carefully — with full understanding of the risks and drawbacks.

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Webcast

Vested Property Rights Act Effective January 1, 2015: Responding to Economic Growth

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 12:00pm

Recent years have witnessed rapidly accelerating economic growth in many parts of Tennessee, creating demand for new subdivisions and new commercial space to accommodate expanding businesses and their employees. The rapid pace of this new development has exacerbated the conflicts between local governments and developers over local development standards and the power of the local government to change those standards before project completion.

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Webcast