CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Estate Planning Part 1: What Should Be In The Estate Plan

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 12:00pm

The purpose of this series is to assist attorneys with a fundamental understanding of estate planning and probate in Tennessee. This session will include an overview of basic estate planning documents and strategies, including advance directives, wills, revocable living trusts, testamentary trusts and basics of tax planning.

Other topics include:

  • What clients should know about estate planning
  • What should be in an estate plan
  • What the Estate Tax Act is
  • What clients do not understand

Comments from attendees:

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Webcast

Estate Planning Part 2: Confidentiality and Capacity

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

The purpose of this series is to assist attorneys with a fundamental understanding of estate planning and probate in Tennessee.

This session will continue the discussion on basic estate planning documents and strategies, including advance directives, wills, revocable living trusts, testamentary trusts and basics of tax planning.

Other topics include:

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Webcast

Guardian ad Litem: Managing Your Child-Client, Third Parties, and Opposing Counsel

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 12:00pm

This session will address several angles practicing as a Guardian ad Litem. We will discuss the responsibilities and how to manage parent's counsel. Practice tips will help you develop relationships with your child-client and managing third parties - DCS, CASA, and Psychologists. This session will also review the general rules of being a GAL in Juvenile vs. Circuit Cases.

Comments from attendees:

"Course was extremely relevant. The overview and distinction between the different types of GALs was very helpful."

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Webcast

The Art of Body Language: Learn About Non-Verbal Communication

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 12:00pm

This presentation will cover intricacies of micro-expression and the study of the face and head as it relates to communication during depositions and at trial. Special consideration will be given to observations made from video recordings. Watch this presentation for more questions and answers in this area of nonverbal communication.

Comments from attendees:

"Very interesting."

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Webcast

Summer CLE Blast 2015

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 8:30am

Need a few CLE hours fast? The TBA is offering programs from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on July 23, 2015. The Summer CLE Blast will offer 7 hours of dual CLE credit. Take as many or as few hours as you need. Registration desk will be open all day.

Payment will be determined at checkout depending on the number of hours you attend.

$50.00 per hour for TBA Members

$75.00 per hour for Nonmembers

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On Site

Tennessee Bar Association Annual CLE [15 Hours]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 8:00am

Register for this program that includes 15 CLE credits and meets all your Tennessee CLE requirements for the year, including ethics hours.

The Tennessee Bar Association's annual CLE is a 15-hour CLE offering best practices and updates in various areas of law. Don't miss this one-stop seminar.

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On Site

Federal Practice Seminar 2015

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, July 10, 2015 - 11:15am

Further your knowledge and become a better advocate for your client with updates in federal practice. This year's program will touch on topics relevant to federal practitioners. Speakers will discuss the fundamentals of federal trial practice from start to finish. The program will conclude with a panel discussion of U.S. District Court judges. This annual program is a good time to connect with practitioners from across the state. Lunch is included allowing time for networking.

Sessions Include: 

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Tennessee Bar Association Annual CLE: Fast Track Program with 15 Hours [Knoxville]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, August 28, 2015 - 8:00am

Register and plan for 15 hours of CLE in one-day with this program. Attend 7 hours on August 28 and 8 online at your convenience.

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On Site

Tennessee Bar Association Annual CLE: Fast Track Program with 15 Hours [Memphis]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, August 21, 2015 - 8:00am

Register and plan for 15 hours of CLE in one-day with this program. Attend 7 hours on August 21 and 8 online at your convenience.

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On Site

Video ... The Now in Legal Branding ... Adapt or Perish

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 12:00pm

This program will cover various aspects of how lawyers are using video to market to clients. Topics include:

1. Why video?

  • Stats on YouTube
  • How people are searching google
  • demographics of who is looking at video

2. Video and your website

  • Most web sites are static, benefits of video from an SEO point of view
  • Benefits of video in regards to building an online relationship
  • How websites react to video Prospect viewing habits of your web site with and without video

3. Fragmented audience

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Webcast