CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Jackson)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 1:30pm

In the practice of law, lawyers often act as storytellers. Painting pictures with words that portray their client's side of the story in the most flattering light. Sometimes this requires lawyers to shade the truth and venture into gray areas. Not every ethical question is gray though, and things are bound to become painful for lawyers when their own misconduct dominates the proceedings and becomes the story itself.

Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Knoxville)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 8:30am

In the practice of law, lawyers often act as storytellers. Painting pictures with words that portray their client's side of the story in the most flattering light. Sometimes this requires lawyers to shade the truth and venture into gray areas. Not every ethical question is gray though, and things are bound to become painful for lawyers when their own misconduct dominates the proceedings and becomes the story itself.

Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Memphis)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 8:30am

In the practice of law, lawyers often act as storytellers. Painting pictures with words that portray their client's side of the story in the most flattering light. Sometimes this requires lawyers to shade the truth and venture into gray areas. Not every ethical question is gray though, and things are bound to become painful for lawyers when their own misconduct dominates the proceedings and becomes the story itself.

Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Nashville)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 8:30am

In the practice of law, lawyers often act as storytellers. Painting pictures with words that portray their client's side of the story in the most flattering light. Sometimes this requires lawyers to shade the truth and venture into gray areas. Not every ethical question is gray though, and things are bound to become painful for lawyers when their own misconduct dominates the proceedings and becomes the story itself.

Administrative Law Bootcamp

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 12:30pm

For the new attorney and the attorney who's practiced everything but Administrative Law, this is the class for you! Come for quips and tips from the most knowledgeable folks in the business. We will offer a simple administrative law overview on the different parts of state government and how it is composed.  This program will highlight: (1) overview of state government, (2) challenges for new lawyers working for the government, and (3) ethical responsibility for the state attorney.

Transactional Practice 2014: Nashville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 8:00am

This six-hour seminar will provide lawyers with the information, tools, and tips needed to successfully handle transactional and traditional business matters. Specifically, the course will offer practical approaches to handling:

Wills and Trusts
Probate Matters
Employment Agreements
Confidentiality Agreements
Corporate and LLC Formations

The program will also discuss issues specific to health care transactions. The day will wrap up with a presentation about ethics in the practice of law.

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

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
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

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
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

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
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

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
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