Calendar

April 2018

Date Event Title Event Type Event Summary
04/05/2018 - 8:30am Mastering the Art of Intermediate and Advanced Discovery 2018 - Nashville CLE Programming

On Site

You can't win a trial at the discovery phase, but you certainly can lose one. This CLE is designed to avoid that outcome by addressing intermediate and advanced discovery techniques and topics including matters of ediscovery. Attendees will hear from experienced litigators who will discuss key components of the discovery process  in the context of family law, general civil, and criminal...

04/05/2018 - 12:00pm Fastcase 2018: Introduction to Legal Research CLE Programming

Webcast

This webinar is designed for new Fastcase users. The presentations cover basic Fastcase features with a focus on case law searches and statute searches.

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 listen with audio over computer speakers. You must...

04/06/2018 - 8:30am Immigration Law Forum 2018 CLE Programming

On Site

This seminar will offer practical tips to both experienced immigration attorneys as well as those practitioners who are just getting started, or attorneys whose representation of foreign national clients in juvenile or criminal matters could touch on immigration-related issues.

The morning presentations will involve three one-hour panels with speakers from the federal government,...

04/10/2018 - 12:00pm New Attorneys Power Hour CLE Programming

Webcast

A one-hour session jammed packed with practical advice you did not learn in law school. Attorney Tommy Santel will get real on what has worked, what hasn't worked and offer best practices for new lawyers.

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

04/11/2018 - 9:00am Dispute Resolution Forum 2018 CLE Programming

On Site

Why negotiations succeed, ethical considerations for the mediator/advocate, and family law mediation issues are on the agenda for this year's annual dispute resolution forum. We will also hear from speakers regarding the enforceability of ADR provisions. An additional session will address FAQs for attorneys who seldom arbitrate. Lunch will be provided.

Materials for this program...

04/12/2018 - 12:00pm Fastcase 2018: Advanced Tips for Enhanced Legal Research CLE Programming

Webcast

This presentation offers a quick refresher on case law search basics as well as a number of research tips that highlight advanced features.

Program schedule: noon - 1:00 P.M. CT

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 listen with audio...

04/13/2018 - 8:30am Disability Law Forum 2018 CLE Programming

On Site

Updates from the 6th Circuit Social Security Law and new regulations are necessary for today's practice in disability law. This year's program offers these topics along with ethics and best practices in vocational expert testimony. You will also hear from a panel of resource representatives to help you identify assistance for your clients. Judge David Ettinger will address on the record issues...

04/18/2018 - 12:00pm The Collateral Source Rule after Dedmon: Back to the Future! CLE Programming

Webcast

The collateral source rule in personal injury actions had remained unchanged in this state for years. That changed when the Tennessee Supreme Court issued its opinion in West v. Shelby County Healthcare Corp., 459 S.W.3d 33 (Tenn. 2014). Despite West having to do with hospital liens and the reasonableness of the charges for the medical expenses that comprised those liens, certain factions of...

04/19/2018 - 8:00am Litigation and Appellate Forum 2018 CLE Programming

On Site

Unique to this year, TBA's Litigation and Appellate Sections have joined to offer a combined CLE forum, which promises to provide a full day of essential and useful material for litigators and appellate practitioners alike. This year's forum will cover best practices in deposition taking, perspectives from the bench and revisit last year's popular topic on the evolving practice of law....

04/19/2018 - 12:00pm Fastcase 2018: Introduction to Boolean (Keyword) Searches CLE Programming

Webcast

This webinar is designed for users who are already familiar with the basics of Fastcase but are new to Boolean (keyword) searches.

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 listen with audio over computer speakers. You must have speakers to access...

04/20/2018 - 8:00am Mastering the Art of Intermediate and Advanced Discovery 2018 - Knoxville CLE Programming

On Site

You can't win a trial at the discovery phase, but you certainly can lose one. This CLE is designed to avoid that outcome by addressing intermediate and advanced discovery techniques and topics including matters of ediscovery. Attendees will hear from experienced litigators who will discuss key components of the discovery process in the context of family law, general civil, and criminal matters...

04/27/2018 - 8:00am Intellectual Property 2018: CLE Bytes CLE Programming

On Site

The 2018 Intellectual Property forum will include presentations on patent, trademark, and copyright issues. Practitioners may attend any or all of the presentations based on their learning needs.

The morning sessions will address viral trademarks, how to protect software using intellectual property and Supreme Court updates on trademarks and copyrights. The afternoon sessions will...

04/27/2018 - 12:00pm 15th Annual Bankruptcy Forum CLE Programming

On Site

The 15th Annual Tennessee Bar Association Bankruptcy Forum will take place April 27-29, 2018, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.Please make plans now to join us in this wonderful and relaxing setting for an informative and unique presentation of current issues of interest to a wide variety of bankruptcy attorneys. Ten hours of CLE...