Calendar

September 2015

Date Event Title Event Type Event Summary
09/02/2015 - 12:00pm Traumatic Brain Injury: Details and Research CLE Programming

Webcast

This presentation will cover traumatic brain injury (TBI) from a plaintiff’s perspective. Clinical expert Kathy Garrett will address clinical reviews and current research in this area.

Other topics include:

  • Skull Fractures
  • Physical TBI Symptoms
  • Diffuse Axonal Injury

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with...

09/03/2015 - 12:00pm Juvenile Law and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status CLE Programming

Webcast

Beginning on September 3, 2015, the Tennessee Bar Association is offering a web-based training for practitioners who encounter foreign national unaccompanied minors. Under U.S. Immigration Law, an “unaccompanied minor” is defined as a child present in the United States without one or both parents. Once released to a family member by the Department of Homeland Security, these children face...

09/07/2015 - 10:51am 2016 TBALL Nominations Due Sept. 7 Featured Event

Nominations for the 2016 Leadership Law class are due Sept. 7. Complete the online nomination form, or contact Leadership Law Coordinator Kate Prince for more information.

09/08/2015 - 2:00pm 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...

09/09/2015 - 12:00pm Court Square Series 2015 in Kingsport CLE Programming

On Site

Attorney Michael Crowder of Kennerly, Montgomery and Finley will cover social security retirement benefits. This session will address the basics, including how benefits are calculated, taxed, the spousal benefit, etc.

Attorney Andrew (Andy) Wampler of Wilson Worley Moore Gamble & Stout will discuss the Fair Labor Standard Act. Andy’s practice...

09/10/2015 - 12:00pm Drone Law For Tennessee Lawyers CLE Programming

Webcast

Whether your clients are seeking FAA approval for commercial or public use, concerned about civil or criminal liability, are interested in learning how drones can be used in their industry, or just want a trusted business adviser, James will provide the information you need to address this fascinating and growing legal field.

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that...

09/10/2015 - 12:00pm Court Square Series 2015 in Clarksville CLE Programming

On Site

This three-hour program held in Clarksville is designed to provide attorneys with the latest developments in multiple areas of the law. Speakers in this year's program include:

Circuit Court Judge Ross Hicks will discuss best practices on presenting domestic trial cases. Judge Ross Hicks serves on the Circuit Court for the 19th Judicial District (Montgomery and...

09/10/2015 - 2:00pm 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...

09/15/2015 - 12:00pm Court Square Series 2015 in Cookeville CLE Programming

On Site

This three-hour program held in Cookeville is designed to provide attorneys with the latest developments in multiple areas of the law. Speakers in this year's program include:

Greg Grisham of Leitner Williams Dooley & Napolitan PLLC will cover best practices in labor law regarding the Fair Labor Standards Act. Greg has over 25 years of experience in the labor and...

09/15/2015 - 7:00pm 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....

09/16/2015 - 12:00pm Court Square Series 2015 in Chattanooga CLE Programming

On Site

Daniel Ripper of Luther Anderson will cover DUI. Daniel's practice focuses on general tort liability defense and criminal defense.

Maury Nicely of Evans Harrison Hackett will address issues related to employee separation to include severance agreements, unemployment claims, separation notices, etc.

Clifton Miller of Henry, McCord...

09/16/2015 - 12:00pm Body Language: How Can You Tell the Truth? CLE Programming

Webcast

Body Language Expert Scott Rouse shows you the specifics to look for when you suspect your client is not being truthful. He puts to rest the myths and misinformation about Eye Movement, Nonverbal Cues, and Micro-Expressions. You’ll learn how to question a client without seeming the least bit intrusive. Scott speaks and trains all over the country on interrogation and body language to Law...

09/17/2015 - 11:30am Tort and Insurance Advanced Practice Forum 2015 CLE Programming

On Site

Sharpen your expertise in this advanced forum for Tort & Insurance practitioners. Advance your practice with sessions on trucking litigation with review of important cases, recent developments, and new risks. The product liability session will offer best practices in product liability case analysis. Speakers will also address workers’ compensation updates and accident reconstruction. Learn...

09/17/2015 - 12:00pm Court Square Series 2015 in Jackson CLE Programming

On Site

Judge Allen Phillips will talk about his role on the Court of Workers Compensation Claims.

Attorney Cindy Ettingoff will discuss the basics of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Public Defender Shana Johnson will provide best practice tips for representing clients and case preparation.

SAVE MONEY: Use the...

09/17/2015 - 12:30pm Court Square Series 2015 in Dyersburg CLE Programming

On Site

This three-hour program held in Dyersburg is designed to provide attorneys with the latest developments in multiple areas of the law. Speakers in this year's program include:

Circuit Court Judge C. Creed McGinley and Court of Appeals Judge J. Steven Stafford will present on Contempt 101.

Judge J. Steven Stafford will also discuss the right...

09/18/2015 - 11:30am LGBT Law Annual Forum 2015: The Post Tanco World CLE Programming

On Site

This program will discuss the implications of the outcome of Tanco v. Haslam, the supreme court marriage equality ruling. Speakers will discuss how this significant civil rights decision will impact various aspects of the law such as family law, tax, estate planning, contracts and real estate, employment law and healthcare.

09/22/2015 - 12:00pm The Mobile Law Firm CLE Programming

Webcast

This presentation will cover technology tips and tricks for practicing law while out of the office. From securing your mobile device to connecting to an unsecured Wi-Fi connection -- you won't want to miss this session.

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

09/23/2015 - 12:30pm Creditors Practice Forum 2015 CLE Programming

On Site

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 and update of recent Tennessee and Federal case law and the effects on legal collection practices. The second portion of...

09/29/2015 - 8:30am Cannabis Revolution CLE Programming

On Site

The cannabis revolution is alive in Tennessee. As the debate over marijuana and cannabis grows so does research, legislation, and opinions of law makers. Learn about upcoming legislation and insight on decriminalization, use of medical marijuana in Tennessee, hemp, and cannabis oils in this CLE program.

09/30/2015 - 12:00pm Uber, Lyft and More: Learn About New Transportation Act CLE Programming

Webcast

See "how the rubber meets the road" with this cutting-edge CLE on the new law affecting Uber, Lyft, and other transportation network companies ("TNC") in Tennessee. This webinar will cover the new Transportation Network Company Service Act and delve into its effects upon insurance coverage in auto tort cases where a TNC driver is involved. This is a must-attend CLE if your practice in the area...