Calendar

January 2015

Date Event Title Event Type Event Summary
01/13/2015 - 12:00pm Estate Planning Part 1: What Should Be In The Estate Plan CLE Programming

The purpose of this series is to assist attorneys with a fundamental understanding of estate planning and probate in Tennessee. This session will include an overview of basic estate planning documents and strategies, including advance directives, wills, revocable living trusts, testamentary trusts and basics of tax planning.

Other topics include:

  • What clients should know...
01/13/2015 - 1:30pm Estate Planning Part 2: Confidentiality and Capacity CLE Programming

The purpose of this series is to assist attorneys with a fundamental understanding of estate planning and probate in Tennessee.

This session will continue the discussion on basic estate planning documents and strategies, including advance directives, wills, revocable living trusts, testamentary trusts and basics of tax planning.

Other topics include:

  • Communication,...
01/15/2015 - 12:00pm CHOICES: Medical Eligibility and Safety Determination New Rules for 2015 CLE Programming

Review of the TennCare rule changes effective January 1, 2015 related to the Safety Determination process and PAE Functional Assessment. There have been several changes to select functional assessment questions and criteria.

 

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership and take this course for free. Not a TBA member...

01/18/2015 - 4:30pm CLE SKI 2015 CLE Programming

On Site

Join us January 18-23, 2015, for the Tennessee Bar Association's 30th Annual CLE Ski in Vail, Colorado!! This program offers a wide variety of CLE topics to benift lawyers from various practices. Earn 3 hours of CLE each day without missing anytime on the slopes. 

The Vail Cascade Resort and Spa is nestled at the base of Vail Mountain and...

01/21/2015 - 9:30am A Tour of Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook CLE Programming

On Site

Need guidance setting up or maintaining a trust account? A new publication from the Board of Professional Responsibility can help. This presentation will cover topics ranging from the basics of trust accounting rules, to the day-to-day chores of reconciliation and recordkeeping, to more complicated issues regarding the kinds of internal controls lawyers must have in place and how to spot and...

01/21/2015 - 10:00am A Tour of Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook [Webcast Version] CLE Programming

Webcast

Need guidance setting up or maintaining a trust account? A new publication from the Board of Professional Responsibility can help. This presentation will cover topics ranging from the basics of trust accounting rules, to the day-to-day chores of reconciliation and recordkeeping, to more complicated issues regarding the kinds of internal controls lawyers must have in place and how to spot and...

01/22/2015 - 12:00pm School of Environmental Law CLE Programming

On Site

Environmental Law is a combination of treaties, statutes, regulations and common law that manages and controls the relationship between human activity and our natural environment. These sessions are designed to give you a basic over view and important updates in three key areas: climate change law and policy, energy law and policy, and hot topics in agriculture. The last session of the day...

01/23/2015 - 8:30am Construction Law Forum 2015: CLE Programming

On Site

Arbitration is fast becoming not an alternative to litigation, but as a required and recommended way to reach final resolution of disputes. This seminar is for lawyers who are new to this field, or who are experienced, and will cover all aspects of arbitration, from considerations in drafting arbitration clauses, choosing an arbitrator, what rules should apply, preparing for a hearing and the...

01/27/2015 - 12:00pm Vested Property Rights Act Effective January 1, 2015: Responding to Economic Growth CLE Programming

Webcast

Recent years have witnessed rapidly accelerating economic growth in many parts of Tennessee, creating demand for new subdivisions and new commercial space to accommodate expanding businesses and their employees. The rapid pace of this new development has exacerbated the conflicts between local governments and developers over local development standards and the power of the local government to...

01/30/2015 - 12:00pm Medical-Legal Partnerships: A New Healthcare Delivery Model for Vulnerable Populations CLE Programming

Webcast

Attorneys frequently do not see clients until a situation has become a crisis, long after the legal issues have begun to affect family health and well-being. Conventional legal services can be likened to acute care or emergency room services aimed at crisis management and stabilization, rather than preventive care services. This presentation will highlight the innovative approach medical-legal...