Calendar

February 2016

Date Event Title Event Type Event Summary
02/02/2016 - 12:00pm Immigration Compliance with I-9s and Tennessee Immigration Laws CLE Programming

Webcast

This program, conducted by Bruce Buchanan, whose legal practice emphasizes immigration compliance matters, will focus on the necessity of I-9 self-audits, who should perform such I-9 audits, the pitfalls of a company performing its own I-9 audit without an attorney’s guidance, the proper way to correct I-9 form errors and what could happen if not done correctly, and Tennessee’s...

02/05/2016 - 8:30am The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorney [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, engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

You may park in the Commerce Street Garage (corner of...

02/11/2016 - 12:00pm Ready, Willing and Able to Work: Tennesseans with Disabilities and Occupational Diploma CLE Programming

Webcast

Recently, Tennessee passed legislation that permitted students with disabilities who are exiting high school to receive an occupational diploma. This new diploma may have an impact on your clients as applicants with occupational diplomas apply to companies you represent. As lawyers, we want you to be adequately prepared to represent clients who hire employees with an occupational diploma....

02/11/2016 - 12:00pm Fastcase 2016 - Introduction to Legal Research CLE Programming

Webcast

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...

02/12/2016 - 8:30am The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorney [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, using case managements systems, engaging clients, ending the client relationship ethically, and using social media to advertise.

SAVE MONEY:...

02/15/2016 (All day) 2016 Election Petitions Due Feb. 15 Activity

The filing deadline for election petitions for YLD Offices are due Feb. 15. Information about offices and downloadable petitions are available here.

02/18/2016 - 12:00pm Fastcase 2016 - 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. 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...

02/19/2016 - 8:00am Law Tech UnConference 2016 CLE Programming

On Site

Take as many or as few hours as you need. Registration will be open all day. Payment will be determined at checkout based on the hours you need. The Law Tech UnConference is open to all practicing lawyers and will offer education on the latest technological advancements to help you in the practice of law.

UnConference Features Include:

  • No pre-...
02/19/2016 - 8:30am The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorney [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.

SAVE MONEY:...

02/22/2016 - 12:00pm Adoption and Termination Law update CLE Programming

Webcast

This presentation will cover the change in the surrender revocation period and other new statutes and case law regarding termination of parental rights and adoption. Practice tips for incorporating the changes into adoption practice will also be provided. The target audience is lawyers with a basic practical knowledge of adoption and termination of parental rights law.

Attorney Dawn...

02/24/2016 - 7:00am Mid-Winter CLE Blast 2016 CLE Programming

On Site

Need a few CLE hours fast? The TBA is offering programs from 7 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. on Feb. 24, 2016, giving you the possibility of completing up to 11 hours of 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.

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02/25/2016 - 12:00pm Fastcase 2016 - Boolean (Keyword) Search for Lawyers 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 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.You...

02/26/2016 - 8:00am Estate Planning & Probate Forum 2016 CLE Programming

On Site

Join the TBA's Estate Planning and Probate Section at its annual Estate Planning & Probate Forum, where you will learn from some of Tennessee's top attorneys about cutting-edge 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 program will provide 6 CLE...

02/26/2016 - 1:15pm The Business of Lawyering: Professional Development for Today’s Attorney [Chattanooga] 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.

SAVE MONEY:...