Calendar

January 2017

Date Event Title Event Type Event Summary
01/13/2017 - 3:00am TBA Access to Justice Committee - Winter 2017 Meeting

TENNESSEE BAR ASSOCIATION

ACCESS TO JUSTICE COMMITTEE – 2017 WINTER MEETING

Friday, January 13, 2017   3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Central / 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Eastern

 

In Person at the Downtown Nashville DoubleTree

Downtown Nashville DoubleTree - Salon E

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01/13/2017 - 2:00pm TBA Leadership Conference and Public Service Luncheon Activity

The mid-year meeting of the Tennessee Bar Association is held in conjunction with the annual Public Service Luncheon, which honors the good works of Tennessee attorneys.

01/18/2017 - 12:00pm Religious Discrimination and Accommodation in the Workplace CLE Programming

Webcast

This program will discuss the statutory and regulatory framework (as well as significant court cases) governing religious discrimination and accommodation in the workplace with a focus on federal employment law (Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964).

1SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership and take this course for free....

01/19/2017 - 11:30am 2017 International Law Annual Forum CLE Programming

On Site

This program will address new changes in international law. Speakers will cover the evolving landscape of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the emerging realm of international data privacy. A special session will cover the technology-driven changes taking place in today’s legal landscape and the modern law practice.

Lunch included.

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01/19/2017 - 12:00pm 2017 International Law Annual Forum [Webcast] CLE Programming

Webcast

This program will address new changes in international law. Speakers will cover the evolving landscape of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the emerging realm of international data privacy. A special session will cover the technology-driven changes taking place in today’s legal landscape and the modern law practice. 

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01/22/2017 - 4:30pm CLE SKI 2017 CLE Programming

On Site

Join us January 22-27, 2017, for the Tennessee Bar Association's 32nd Annual CLE Ski in Snowmass, Colorado!! The Stonebridge Inn is located in the heart of Snowmass Village, one of Colorado's premier ski resorts. Just ten miles southwest of Aspen, The Stonebridge Inn is central to four remarkable ski areas: Snowmass, Aspen Highlands, Aspen Mountain...

01/25/2017 - 12:00pm Obtaining Medical Records: A Necessary Evil CLE Programming

Webcast

Medical records are a necessary evil for many tort litigators. Obtaining records, and even the process of requesting records can be time consuming, expensive and often lead to duplicative or missing records. Get a crash course on tips for effectively requesting records (including the who and the where) and how to follow up when those records do not come in. Also, learn the basics of the...

01/26/2017 - 12:00pm Environmental Law Forum 2017 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. This year’s program will discuss environmental considerations in real estate, with a look at transactional liability and redevelopment issues. Also included will be an update in solar power and energy. The last...

01/27/2017 - 8:30am Construction Law Forum 2017 CLE Programming

On Site

Disputes over construction projects can birth many different causes of action. This seminar is for lawyers who are new to this field, but also those who are experienced, and will cover various causes of action, including basic elements, procedure, how courts rule, and the interplay between the differing causes of action. This informational, full-day program will provide 6 CLE hours, including...

01/31/2017 - 12:00pm Writing Techniques for Appellate Briefs and Other Pleadings CLE Programming

Webcast

This presentation will focus on persuasive legal writing from a former law clerk to Judge Frank Clement on the Tennessee Court of Appeals. The program will cover writing techniques for appellate briefs and other pleadings. Topics will include structuring your brief in an effective manner, proper citation forms, and the best ways to quote authority to make the most of your argument.

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