CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Business of Lawyering CLE - Nashville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, February 21, 2014 - 9:00am

The YLD and TennBarU present The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today's Attorneys in Knoxville, Memphis and Nashville this coming February. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as interacting with clients, drafting documents, maintaining files, managing projects, working with support staff and meeting financial requirements and deadlines. You know the law but don’t let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base! Register now for the course!

Business of Lawyering CLE - Memphis

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 9:00am

The YLD and TennBarU present The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today's Attorneys in Knoxville, Memphis and Nashville this coming February. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as interacting with clients, drafting documents, maintaining files, managing projects, working with support staff and meeting financial requirements and deadlines. You know the law but don’t let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base! Register now for the course!

Business of Lawyering CLE - Knoxville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, February 28, 2014 - 9:00am

The YLD and TennBarU present The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today's Attorneys in Knoxville, Memphis and Nashville this coming February. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as interacting with clients, drafting documents, maintaining files, managing projects, working with support staff and meeting financial requirements and deadlines. You know the law but don’t let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base! Register now for the course!

CLE SKI 2014

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Saturday, January 25, 2014 - 6:00pm

Join us January 25-30, 2014, for the Tennessee Bar Association's 29th Annual CLE Ski in Snowmass, Colorado!! The Stonebridge Inn is located in the heart of Snowmass Village, one of Colorado's premier ski resorts. Just ten miles southwest of Aspen, The Stonebridge Inn is central to four remarkable ski areas: Snowmass, Aspen Highlands, Aspen Mountain and Buttermilk.

Anatomy of a Construction Dispute from A to Z

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, January 24, 2014 - 8:30am

This full day seminar will track both a commercial construction project and residential construction project through the key areas which if not handled correctly can lead to disputes. The emphasis will be on role play between speakers and panel discussions.

The Ethical Campaign: Maintaining Ethics and Professionalism in Electioneering

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 8:30am

This advanced level program for state and local lawmakers, judges, candidates for executive judicial or legislative positions, campaign chairs and campaign treasurers will include all aspects of the law and ethics of election for office in 2014.

Juvenile Law Forum 2013

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CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 12:30pm

This year’s annual forum for Juvenile law practitioners will focus on hot topics and will revisit key rules and procedures in this practice area. With topics on drug testing in juvenile court, alternatives to delinquency, a session that will revisit the Rules of Juvenile Procedure – you won’t want to miss this year’s program. Attendees will also hear from the Board of Professional responsibility on ethics specifically related to juvenile law practice.

The UAPA, Contested Cases, and Non-UAPA Proceedings

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, November 22, 2013 - 1:00pm

Lawyers who engage in any practice before government agencies understand that there is more than one way to be heard. Agencies conduct contested case proceedings pursuant to the Uniform Administrative Procedures Act, but there are also several agencies, crucial to the workings of government, that have hearing processes that are exempt from the requirement of the UAPA.

New Rules Governing Disciplinary Enforcement For Attorneys Effective January 1

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, November 15, 2013 - 1:30pm

On August 30, 2013, the Tennessee Supreme Court adopted a comprehensive amendment, effective January 1, 2014, overhauling the rules governing disciplinary enforcement for attorneys. This program will review the new, amended Rule 9 in detail. Just a few of the changes are:

- Adoption of a comprehensive set of rules and enumeration of obligations and protections for attorneys and clients alike to permit court-appointment of (and even advanced designation of) “receiver attorneys” to step into the breach when a lawyer unexpectedly dies or becomes disabled;

Advanced Training for Family Lawyers

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 1:00pm

This year's annual program will focus on key issues for advanced family law practitioners. Issues will address mental health records, piercing the psychotherapist-patient privilege, how to keep psychological records from coming out, supervised parenting time, and phased-in parenting time. Psychologists will discuss mental health disorders and when those disorders are harmful to children, various addictions and how do they manifest themselves and how best to monitor addicts.