CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

The New Business of Law: Attorney Outsourcing, Legal Service Companies & Commercial Litigation Funding

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 12:00pm

The business of law is undergoing the greatest changes it has seen in decades. Rapid technological, economic, and regulatory changes are rippling through the legal profession and moving from the pages of the legal press to offices of Tennessee clients and lawyers.

From litigation funding to contract lawyers to e-discovery suppliers to outsourced law departments, Tennessee lawyers and clients face an increasingly complex business environment.

Corporate Counsel Forum 2015

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:00am

Corporate lawyers are confronted with issues ranging across many practice areas, including e-discovery, immigration, and the Affordable Care Act. They also face unique issues on corporate compliance and ethics. Learn the latest news on these topics and more at the annual Corporate Counsel Forum.

How to Start a Successful Practice with $600

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 12:00pm

Many lawyers hesitate to start their own practice fearing that their wallet won't stretch far enough. This session will show you the simple ropes to get you past that fear. We will skip past all the fancy foot work and get right to getting clients and making it on a small budget.

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.

 

Fundamentals of Federal Appellate Practice

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

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.

Continental Breakfast and Executive Lunch Included

Ethics Roadshow 2014 (Chattanooga)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, December 12, 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 (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.