Calendar

February 2015

Date Event Title Event Type Event Summary
02/03/2015 - 11:00am Fastcase 2015 - Introduction CLE Programming

The presentations cover basic Fastcase features with a focus on case law searches and statute searches. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and the session is terminated only after all questions are answered.

This seminar is free for TBA members only. You may only take this course 1 time for CLE credit.

This webinar has 2 options to participate: (1) You can...

02/04/2015 - 12:00pm The Right Way to File a Writ CLE Programming

This session will teach you the right way to file a writ according to TCA Section 27-8-101. The presentation will start with a basic understanding of the difference between a common law writ of certiorari and a statutory writ of certiorari. We will cover why, when, and where to file. There are strict timelines for getting the writ filed and procedural flaws to avoid such as impermissible...

02/05/2015 - 5:00pm Fastcase 2015 - Advanced Tips for Enhanced Legal Research CLE Programming

This presentation offers a quick refresher on case law search basics as well as a number of research tips that highlight advanced features. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and the session is terminated only after all questions are answered.

This seminar is free for TBA members only. You may only take this course 1 time for CLE credit.

This webinar has 2...

02/06/2015 - 8:30am The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorneys [Nashville] CLE Programming

On Site

You know the law but don't let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as managing yourself and your support staff, using case managements systems, engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

Topics Include:

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02/10/2015 - 5:00pm Fastcase 2015 - Boolean (Keyword) Search for Lawyers CLE Programming

This webinar is designed for users who are already familiar with the basics of Fastcase but are new to Boolean (keyword) searches or want to learn how to be more efficient using Boolean logic on any legal search engine. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and the session is terminated only after all questions are answered.

This seminar is free for TBA members only....

02/11/2015 - 12:00pm Advising Corporate Clients on Captive Insurance: For Fortune 500, Small, and Mid-Size Companies Part 1 CLE Programming

Webcast

Most Fortune 500 companies have formed captive insurance companies and an increasing number of small and mid-size companies are moving in this direction. Captive insurance allows companies to fund their own insurance coverage in a more cost effective manner. Captives have number of unique advantages such as risk management controls, flexible ownership structures, control over claims and...

02/13/2015 - 8:30am The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorneys [Knoxville] CLE Programming

On Site

You know the law but don't let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as managing yourself and your support staff,  engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

Topics Include:

  • Managing Yourself and...
02/20/2015 - 8:30am The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorneys [Memphis] CLE Programming

On Site

You know the law but don't let the business of law slow you down as you build your reputation and client base. This three-hour ethics seminar will focus on practical aspects of lawyering such as managing yourself and your support staff, using case managements systems, engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

Topics Include:

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02/23/2015 - 12:00pm Advising Corporate Clients on Captive Insurance: For Fortune 500, Small, and Mid-Size Companies Part 2 CLE Programming

Webcast

Most Fortune 500 companies have formed captive insurance companies and an increasing number of small and mid-size companies are moving in this direction. Captive insurance allows companies to fund their own insurance coverage in a more cost effective manner. Captives have number of unique advantages such as risk management controls, flexible ownership structures, control over claims and...

02/24/2015 - 7:00am Mid-Winter CLE Blast 2015 CLE Programming

Need a few CLE hours fast? The TBA is offering programs from 7 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. on Feb. 24, 2015, giving you the possibility of completing up to 11 hours of General or Dual CLE credit. You can create your own schedule and take as many or as few hours as you need. The registration desk will be open all day, so you can come and go for the hours you need when it is convenient for you. ...

02/24/2015 - 4:15pm Predators CLE CLE Programming

On Site

CLE and sports combine forces at this Predators CLE. Enjoy some pre-game time with Tennessee lawyers. This CLE event will provide you with two hours of education right before game time. The program will be held at the Bridgestone Arena for both CLE and game attendees. Topics include discussion on legal issues facing players, sports law and entertainment law.

Speakers...

02/26/2015 - 8:00am Law Tech UnConference 2015 CLE Programming

On Site

The Law Tech Conference is open to all practicing lawyers and will offer education on the latest technological advancements to help you in the practice of law. This year's program will continue to use an "unconference" approach similar to an open house format providing a unique opportunity for lawyers to interact with speakers, attendees, and sponsors. This year’s program will offer two tracks...

02/27/2015 - 8:00am Estate Planning & Probate Forum 2015 CLE Programming

On Site

Join the TBA's Estate Planning & Probate Section at its annual Estate Planning & Probate Forum, where you will be able to learn from some of Tennessee's top estate and trust attorneys about cutting-edge on estate planning techniques and probate considerations, as well as gain insight into the new legislation and case law rulings affecting these areas. This information-packed, full-day...