CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Court Square Series 2014 in Cleveland

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 12:30pm

Returning to Cleveland is the annual Court Square CLE program. This Court Square program will focus on a variety of topics for general practitioners. Topics will include criminal law, workers compensation, as well as a special ethics session on why Amendment 2 is important to lawyers and our communities.

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

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 5, 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.

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

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, November 7, 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.

Saturday Ethics Program 2014... Got Coffee?

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 8:00am

Don't have time during the week to get your ethics hours? We have a solution for you! Grab a cup of coffee and join us at our ethics seminar on Saturday, August 16, 2014. This freshly brewed seminar provides you with 3 hours of ethics. Speakers will spill the beans on tips and processes to help you with your practice and make sure you meet all ethical obligations. Don't miss this rare Saturday seminar.

Big Changes for Tennessee Nonprofit Corporations (Effective January 1): Chattanooga

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 12:00pm

Effective January 1, 2015 Tennessee lawyers will see big changes to the Tennessee Nonprofit Corporations Act. With several revisions, this Act has had a major overhaul. These changes will impact existing non-profit organizations and new formations. Sessions in this program have been designed to help you identify these changes, understand some of the new requirements and learn how these changes will make it easier for today’s modern lawyers.

Read More, Recall More With Better Legal Reading Skills

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 8:00am

Reading is an integral part in the practice of law, it is among the most used communication skills, but is often the most underdeveloped. Information from our colleagues, staff, and clients is being transmitted to us at the speed of light, and lawyers are expected to absorb it just as fast. This program is designed to teach you the skills of speed-reading. Practicing speed-reading legal documents and applying comprehension techniques will help you build memory and recall and get through those banker boxes of cases.

Big Changes for Tennessee Nonprofit Corporations (Effective January 1): Nashville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:00pm

Effective January 1, 2015 Tennessee lawyers will see big changes to the Tennessee Nonprofit Corporations Act. With several revisions, this Act has had a major overhaul. These changes will impact existing non-profit organizations and new formations. Sessions in this program have been designed to help you identify these changes, understand some of the new requirements and learn how these changes will make it easier for today’s modern lawyers.

Hot Topics in Real Estate 2014

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 8:00am

This annual program produced by the Tennessee Bar Association and the Tennessee Land Title Association offers advanced topics in real estate for Tennessee lawyers. This year’s program will offer attendees insight into probate matters, Tennessee Case Law updates, and our annual legislative report. One session will give special consideration to condominium law. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with attorney’s in this practice area.

Hot Topics in Real Estate 2014

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 8:00am

This annual program produced by the Tennessee Bar Association and the Tennessee Land Title Association offers advanced topics in real estate for Tennessee lawyers. This year’s program will offer attendees insight into probate matters, Tennessee Case Law updates, and our annual legislative report. One session will give special consideration to condominium law. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with attorney’s in this practice area.

Court Square Series 2014: Chattanooga

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 19, 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: Reese Veltenaar, of Acumen Wealth Advisors, will discuss Financial Planning for Lawyers, Gary Massey and Josh Ward both of Massey & Associates, will discuss Workers Compensation, and Russell Fowler of Legal Aid of East Tennessee, who will discuss Litigation Mistakes to Avoid.