CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Corporate Counsel Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 8:30am

Obtain the most up-to-date information at this year's Corporate Counsel forum with topics ranging from technology's influence on the modern law practice to recent developments in employment law. Speakers will address cyber security and privacy, as well as productivity tools for the present-day corporate counsel. Another session covers the EEOC's new rules on what incentive employers may provide to employees who provide medical information as part of a wellness program under the Americans with Disabilities Act. A roundtable discussion will also be included.

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Intellectual Property: CLE Bytes

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 8:00am

The IP forum will include presentations on patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secrets issues. Practitioners may attend any or all of the presentations based on their learning needs. The morning sessions will cover trademarks and the First Amendment, the punitive use of trademark law, and recent developments in copyright law.

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Tort and Insurance Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 8:00am

This full day forum offers essential and practical material for Tort and Insurance attorneys and those interested in Tort and Insurance Law. Three morning sessions will address the effects of recent West and Dedmon cases from the perspectives of both plaintiff and defense. Further sessions will cover the Claims Commission Act and the Tennessee Governmental Tort Liability Act. The program will also offer a special session on how millennial jurors make decisions.

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On Site

Local Government Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 9:00am

This year's program will cover hot topics in local government practice, to include legislation, ex parte communication and social media. A social medial panel will answer questions and provide best practice tips. The program will also offer a training session on public speaking and interacting with the media. Learn from a Nashville PR expert what reporters are looking for when interviewing lawyers and role-play on how to handle media communication. Stay downtown after the program ends and attend a Predators game with other attendees! 

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On Site

A Stork and a Lawsuit: What Employees and Employers Should Know about the Pregnancy Discrimination Act

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm

Many laws intersect - Title VII (which includes the PDA), Americans with Disabilities Act, Family & Medical Leave Act, and state law. This program will address the Pregnancy Discrimination Act.

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Webcast

Modern Law Practice Series: Artificial Intelligence in the Practice of Law [Webcast]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 9:00am

Technology-fueled disruption has made its way into industries like healthcare, transportation, journalism and many more. At the forefront of this disruption is artificial intelligence ("AI"), which refers to a computer's ability to complete tasks that have traditionally required human intelligence.

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Webcast

Modern Law Practice Series: Artificial Intelligence in the Practice of Law

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 8:30am

Technology-fueled disruption has made its way into industries like healthcare, transportation, journalism and many more. At the forefront of this disruption is artificial intelligence ("AI"), which refers to a computer's ability to complete tasks that have traditionally required human intelligence.

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On Site

2017 International Law Annual Forum [Webcast]

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 12:00pm

This program will address new changes in international law. Speakers will cover the evolving landscape of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the emerging realm of international data privacy. A special session will cover the technology-driven changes taking place in today’s legal landscape and the modern law practice. 

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Webcast

Conservatorship: Urgency or Emergency?

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 12:00pm

This program will examine the differences between traditional conservatorship proceedings and Tennessee's newer emergency conservatorship statutes, including expedited limited healthcare fiduciary actions. Topics will include filing requirements, procedural differences, and tips for handling contested matters. Finally, the program will address options for transitioning an emergency conservatorship to a traditional conservatorship.

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Webcast

2017 International Law Annual Forum

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 11:30am

This program will address new changes in international law. Speakers will cover the evolving landscape of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the emerging realm of international data privacy. A special session will cover the technology-driven changes taking place in today’s legal landscape and the modern law practice.

Lunch included.

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On Site