CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

Recent Amendments to the Tennessee Public Records Act (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 12:00pm

During this session, a brief overview of the Tennessee Public Records Act will be presented, which will include discussion of the most recent amendments to the Act. Additionally, the presenters will discuss case law that touches on a number of public records issues that are relevant to both public and private attorneys.

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Economic Damages Analysis (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 1:30pm

Learn the most common methods and referenced economic studies and statistics used by forensic accountants and economists when calculating economic damages for personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits using real-life examples from recent cases. 

Business Valuation in a Tennessee Divorce (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 3:00pm

Learn the three Approaches to business valuation, Asset, Income and Market, using a professional practice valuation case study to illustrate the practical application of the underlying methods.

Affordable Care Act For General Practitioners (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, December 7, 2012 - 8:00am

The election is over, and implementation of the Affordable Care Act is now very real and very near.

Your clients and your firm have little time to grasp the fundamental changes that will be taking place in health care over the next 13 months as governments, insurance companies, health care providers and employers make the changes called for in the law.

This program will help you get up to speed on the Affordable Care Act and help you serve your clients.

Ethics Roadshow 2012 (Live Program in Chattanooga)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 8:30am

Whether you are consulting the Mayan calendar, strained readings of Nostradamus quatrains, or the very real deadlines put out by the CLE Commission, it is clear that the end is near. This we know.

Ethics Roadshow 2012 (Live Program in Knoxville)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 8:30am

Whether you are consulting the Mayan calendar, strained readings of Nostradamus quatrains, or the very real deadlines put out by the CLE Commission, it is clear that the end is near. This we know.

Client Communication: Creating the Revolving Door (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 12:00pm

Client communication is the revolving door that brings clients in and back again -- if done properly. There are a couple of key things that need to be posted to your forehead before you pick up the phone, send an email, or even mail an invoice.

•How to set expectations
•How to ask for referrals or future business
•Bad news and good news do’s and don’ts
•How to talk about money
•Thanking the client for its business
•Simple “in-between” communications mean a lot 

Legal Issues in Education (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, December 3, 2012 - 12:00pm

This session will cover the 10 principal issues in Education.

Transitional Legal Education Program 2012- Nashville (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 8:30am

As a recently licensed attorney, sure you can quote hearsay exceptions, hammer out memos within 3 hours, and generally dazzle people with your extensive substantive legal knowledge. But can you manage clients and partners’ expectations, effectively communicate with opposing counsel, and ultimately avoid the kinds of mistakes that young lawyers can make that can expose them to disciplinary actions or even claims from their clients? Do you know how to properly begin and end the lawyer-client relationship?

Challenging the DCS Indication Process (Online)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 12:00pm

In Tennessee, the Department of Children’s Services maintains a confidential database containing the names of men and women whom the Department has found to be indicated for child abuse. If a person works or volunteers with children, an indication could have a terrible impact on their lives. This CLE will be focused on the processes involved in indications and how to defend these types of cases.