CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Encountering and Avoiding Ethical Traps 2013

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, February 1, 2013 - 12:30pm

This three-hour seminar presented in Knoxville, Memphis, and Nashville will provide a unique and entertaining look at a range of ethical issues that attorneys face. Attendees will watch a series of video presentations containing ethical situations and engage in interactive discussion to gain insights on recognizing and avoiding common ethical traps. All times are local.

New Provisional Waiver: Eligibility for Foreign Nationals (Online Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 10:00am

This program on the new Provisional Waiver regulation which will include a discussion about preparing a waiver case for submission to the USCIS. The Provisional Waiver regulation has generated some confusion with regard to who is eligible to take advantage of this program. Below are some of the key eligibility factors:

· The foreign national beneficiary is physically present in the United States;

· The foreign national beneficiary is at least 17 years of age at the time of filing of the Provisional Waiver; and

Tennessee E-Verify Effective Jan 1, 2013 (Online Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 12:00pm

 In this session, I will be discussing the new Tennessee E-Verify law, which went into effect for most employers on January 1, 2013. It is an unusual law which gives employer an option on whether to utilize E-Verify. If a company opts not to utilize E-Verify, it requires an employer to take an additional action beyond current law. We will also be discussing the basics of E-Verify and various recommended immigration compliance actions.

Basics of Entering the Chinese Market (Online Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 12:00pm

The presentation will provide an introduction to topics of common concern to US companies entering the Chinese market for the first time. In addition, it will provide a brief synopsis of recent political and economic developments in China and how such macro developments may impact future inbound and outbound investment with China.

CLE SKI 2013 in Snowmass Colorado

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Saturday, January 26, 2013 - 4:30pm

Join us January 26 through January 31, 2013, for the Tennessee Bar Association's 28th Annual CLE Ski in Snowmass, Colorado!! The Stonebridge Inn is located in the heart of Snowmass Village, one of Colorado's premier ski resorts.

Construction Law: Sticks and Bricks (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, January 25, 2013 - 8:00am

What Every Lawyer Involved in a Construction Case Needs to Know About Construction But Is Afraid to Ask:

This seminar will give attendees a basic knowledge of construction and the legal issues important to those areas of construction. Speakers will be both industry and professionals and experienced construction lawyers. This information-packed, full-day program will provide 6.5 CLE hours, including 1 hour of ethics credit. Breakfast & Lunch will also be provided.

Environmental Considerations in Mergers and Acquisitions (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 8:30am

 A seminar designed for corporate and commercial practitioners, as well as, environment lawyers, which focuses on the challenges that environmental issues present in transactions involving the merger or consolidation of entities, and/or asset transfers that includes real estate. The seminar will address these environmental issues from the surviving entity’s, the seller’s and the buyer’s perspectives.

Workplace Bullying (Online Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 12:00pm

Workplace bullying remains a major area of concern for employers. Many employers, however, are uncertain over whether to dismiss teasing or insults as innocuous or to treat complaints of such conduct as harassment. Although anti-discrimination laws do not protect a victim who was bullied for a reason other than his/her status as a member of a protected class, employers should not ignore this conduct, as it could become the basis of an employee’s claims for negligent hiring, negligent supervision, intentional infliction of emotional distress, assault, etc.

CLE Blast: Last Minute CLE (Live Program 7am - 7pm)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, December 31, 2012 - 7:00am

For your last minute CLE needs the Tennessee Bar Association brings you 3 tracks of dual and general credit CLE programs. This year's blast also includes additional courses in distance learning and educational games while visiting the Tennessee Bar Center. This 4 day program offers CLE from 7a.m. to 7p.m. on December 26-28 & 31, 2012. If you need 15 hours, you can get it all here. Take as many or as few hours as you need.

CLE Blast: Last Minute CLE (Live Program 7am - 7pm)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, December 28, 2012 - 7:00am

For your last minute CLE needs the Tennessee Bar Association brings you 3 tracks of dual and general credit CLE programs. This year's blast also includes additional courses in distance learning and educational games while visiting the Tennessee Bar Center. This 4 day program offers CLE from 7a.m. to 7p.m. on December 26-28 & 31, 2012. If you need 15 hours, you can get it all here. Take as many or as few hours as you need.

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

$50.00 per hour for TBA Members