CLE Programming

Onsite and live webcasts for Tennessee lawyers.

YLD Ethics 2014 - Nashville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, February 6, 2014 (All day)

Fundamentals of Federal Appellate Practice

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 6:05pm

This program will focus on the process and skills for successful appellate practice in federal courts. Federal appellate judges, the Sixth Circuit Clerk, experienced practitioners, and former federal appellate clerks will explain the key steps in the federal appellate process, providing unique and valuable insight. This six-hour program will address best practices for federal appellate practice, including compliance with rules of appellate procedure, brief-writing, and other important topics.

Creditors Practice 2014

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 6:02pm

The TBA's Creditor's Practice Section offers current developments in this area of the law. The first portion of the program will be a discussion of recent Tennessee case law and the effect on legal collection practices. The second portion of the program will be a discussion of the new Tennessee Collection Service Act amendment dealing with banking regulations. The third portion of the program will focus on the current state of rules and regulations promulgated by the CFPB, and the fallout for law firms and clients.

Big Changes for Tennessee Nonprofit Corporations (Effective January 1)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 12:00pm

Tennessee lawyers will see big changes to the Tennessee Nonprofit Corporations Act on Jan. 1. These changes will impact existing non-profit organizations and new formations. Sessions in this program have been designed to help you identify these changes, understand some of the new requirements and learn how these changes will make it easier for today’s modern lawyers. Programs in Nashville on Oct. 23, Memphis on Oct.

YLD Transactional Practice 2014: Nashville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 8:00am

This six-hour seminar will provide lawyers with the information, tools, and tips needed to successfully handle transactional and traditional business. Specifically, the course will offer practical approaches to handling:

* Wills and Trusts
* Probate Matters
* Employment Agreements
* Confidentiality Agreements
* Corporate and LLC Formations

The program will also discuss issues specific to health care transactions. The day will wrap up with a presentation about ethics in the practice of law.

YLD Transactional Practice 2014: Knoxville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 8:00am

This six-hour seminar will provide lawyers with the information, tools, and tips needed to successfully handle transactional and traditional business. Specifically, the course will offer practical approaches to handling:

* Wills and Trusts
* Probate Matters
* Employment Agreements
* Confidentiality Agreements
* Corporate and LLC Formations

The program will also discuss issues specific to health care transactions. The day will wrap up with a presentation about ethics in the practice of law.

General Practice Summit and Fast Track CLE Programs

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 8:30am

Get timely updates on topics important to Tennessee lawyers who practice in solo or small firms.  Get information on technology for solo practitioners as well as updates on common practice areas, such as employment law, personal injury, probate, divorce, juvenile courts, general sessions criminal courts and more.

Business Law Forum 2014: Issues in Drafting Contract Insurance Provisions

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, May 5, 2014 - 9:00am

Many contracts that lawyers prepare and review for business clients include insurance provisions. However, those provisions can be complex and include quite specialized language. This program is intended to provide analysis of insurance requirements and suggested language for insurance provisions in several types of contracts that business lawyers frequently encounter. The contracts to be discussed include commercial real property leases, agreements pertaining to loan transactions, construction contracts, and agreements pertaining to mergers and acquisitions. The presenters will discuss typical insurance provisions in each of these types of contracts and pitfalls of some common provisions. The program is intended to be useful for transactional lawyers and others involved in advising clients regarding the various types of contracts covered.

18th Annual Labor & Employment Forum

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 8:30am

The TBA’s Labor and Employment Forum provides timely, specialized and practical information on a range of topics presented by Tennessee’s premier labor and employment practitioners. This year’s topics include legal developments in the practice area, the Affordable Care Act’s impact on employment, ADR, wage and hour issues from both sides of the bar, ethics, and much more. Continental breakfast will also be provided.

Corporate Counsel Forum 2014

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 8:30am

Description: It’s that time again! Need to know about the hottest issues affecting companies and their employees? What about the Affordable Healthcare Act? What is happening in employment law today? Find out this and more at the annual Corporate Counsel Forum.

Topics to be discussed:
• Affordable Care Act
• Non-compete, Non-Solicitation & Non-Disclosure Agreement
• Employment Law Update
• Cyber Security
• Buying/Selling businesses
• Attorney well-being