Creditors Practice Annual Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 11:00am

TBA's Creditors Practice Section offers current developments in this area of the law. This year's program will provide new information on creditors practice in estate claims and an update on the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. Other topics include a crash course in bankruptcy and an ethics session about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Lunch will be provided, allowing for networking. 

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LGBT Law Annual Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 11:00am

This year's annual forum will discuss updates in legislation and case law affecting the LGBT community, as well as immigration and asylum issues regarding the recent travel ban. Also included is a session on how to represent LGBT clients in a rural setting and advocate for LGBT youth on a local level by addressing problems with bullying and education. A final session will cover ethical considerations regarding diversity, inclusion, and the ABA Model Rule 8.4(g) prohibiting discrimination.

Lunch will be provided, allowing for networking.

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Summer CLE Blast 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 8:30am

If you still need your hours for 2016 or 2017, the TBA is offering programs from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on July 20. The Summer CLE Blast will offer 7 hours of dual CLE credit. Take as many or as few hours as you need. Registration desk will be open all day.

Online materials will be made available for this program.

Payment will be determined at checkout depending on the number of hours you attend.

Topics in this year's program will address:

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TBA 2017 Annual Review in Memphis (Fast Track 15 Hours)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, August 11, 2017 - 8:00am

Register and plan for 15 hours of CLE in one-day. Attend 7 hours on August 11th and 8 hours online -- at your convenience.

The Tennessee Bar Association's annual program is a 15-hour CLE offering best practices and updates in various areas of law. This program will provide you with 7 live hours, which includes 5 general and 2 dual hours and 8 prepaid credits to complete 8 hours online -- anytime, at home or on your mobile device. This live/online combination allows you to customize your learning to your schedule and fulfills all your Tennessee CLE requirements for the year.

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TBA 2017 Annual Review in Knoxville (Fast Track 15 Hours)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 8:00am

Register and plan for 15 hours of CLE in one-day. Attend 7 hours on August 25th and 8 hours online -- at your convenience.

The Tennessee Bar Association's annual program is a 15-hour CLE offering best practices and updates in various areas of law. This program will provide you with 7 live hours, which includes 5 general and 2 dual hours and 8 prepaid credits to complete 8 hours online -- anytime, at home or on your mobile device. This live/online combination allows you to customize your learning to your schedule and fulfills all your Tennessee CLE requirements for the year.

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TBA 2017 Summer Annual Review in Nashville (Fast Track 15 Hours)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 8:00am

Register and plan for 15 hours of CLE in one-day. Attend 7 hours on August 18th and 8 hours online -- at your convenience.

The Tennessee Bar Association's annual program is a 15-hour CLE offering best practices and updates in various areas of law. This program will provide you with 7 live hours, which includes 5 general and 2 dual hours and 8 prepaid credits to complete 8 hours online -- anytime, at home or on your mobile device. This live/online combination allows you to customize your learning to your schedule and fulfills all your Tennessee CLE requirements for the year.

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Elder Law Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 8:00am

This full day forum offers essential and practical material for practicing Elder Law Attorneys and those interested in Elder Law. The program will start with a presentation on ABLE and Special Needs Trusts. Respected subject matter experts will share new and timely information related to Medicare benefits, estate planning, wills, and corresponding tax implications. Legislative updates will be provided to include information regarding nursing home law developments and regulations.

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MindCraft: Creating and Building Better Legal Writing

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 9:00am

Don't worry. It's not a rehash of Legal Writing from law school. Rather, we'll take a look at some key "big picture" approaches to writing that many practitioners - whether litigators or transactional attorneys - may lose sight of. Similar to the ever-popular Minecraft videogame, we will create and build from the bottom up. You will learn the right building blocks and skills needed for writing persuasively, improving counterarguments, proofreading techniques and ways to avoid the ax. We also will talk about some specific techniques for improving your writing.

Topics include:

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Family Law Forum 2017

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 9:00am

This year's annual forum will take us through the life cycle of a divorce. We will start with the discovery process and have a panel presentation on social media that addresses both technology and evidentiary aspects. Speakers will then take us through the mediation process and how best to prepare clients. A judges' panel will feature Judge Sheila Calloway, Judge Michael W. Binkley, Judge James Martin and Judge Clara W. Byrd. Sessions will also provide legislative updates and preserving the record for appeal.

Lunch will be provided, allowing for networking.

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Real Estate Essentials: Handling Divorce Issues

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 8:30am

Learn how to avoid pitfalls as we look at variety of issues that can go wrong in divorce cases. This year’s program will offer a panel presentation to cover real estate practices in complaints and family law. Speakers will address financial problems that can occur post-divorce relating to credit problems, foreclosures, bankruptcy, etc. We will also talk about types of deeds and how they are handled in divorce cases.

You may park in the Commerce Street Garage (corner of 3rd Avenue/Commerce St.). We will be validating parking tickets, so please make sure to bring your ticket!

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