Continuing Legal Education

This program will discuss Tennessee's new For-Profit Benefit Corporation Act that comes into effect January 1, 2016. A panel of TBA members who drafted the legislation will talk about the Act and offer advice about the use of the Act in organizing Tennessee social enterprise businesses. The discussion will address how the Act came to be enacted (including, in the process, common questions about the Act and benefit corporation legislation generally), clarify director duties and other...

Monday, December 7, 2015 - 12:30pm

This program will discuss Tennessee's new For-Profit Benefit Corporation Act that comes into effect January 1, 2016. A panel of TBA members who drafted the legislation will talk about the Act and offer advice about the use of the Act in organizing Tennessee social enterprise businesses. The discussion will address how the Act came to be enacted (including, in the process, common questions about the Act and benefit corporation legislation generally), clarify director duties and other...

Monday, December 7, 2015 - 1:00pm