Preventing Legal Malpractice Nashville: It's About Time

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 9:00am

It has been said that in life, timing is everything. And it pretty much is in the legal profession as well. So take some time to learn how timeliness in your representations, from client intake procedures to concluding the attorney-client relationship, can help you avoid malpractice claims and ethics allegations and save you…TIME!

Preventing Legal Malpractice Knoxville: It's About Time

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 9:00am

It has been said that in life, timing is everything. And it pretty much is in the legal profession as well. So take some time to learn how timeliness in your representations, from client intake procedures to concluding the attorney-client relationship, can help you avoid malpractice claims and ethics allegations and save you…TIME!

Everyday Law for Jackson Lawyers

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Monday, November 4, 2013 - 12:30pm

The practice of the everyday lawyer can change at a moments notice as clients needs develop and grow. This program will focus on three areas that a general practitioner may encounter. Topics include a session that will update you on the changes in workers comp, common issues in criminal law, and preparation tips for deposing personal injury plaintiffs.

Drafting Legislation for the General Assembly: A Pathway to Excellence

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 9:00am

This program provides a unique opportunity for lawyers to learn more about how legislation is prepared, drafted, and reviewed. Attendees will take away templates and samples of legislation, form and style guidelines used by the Tennessee General Assembly, and a very helpful drafter’s checklist. If you have ever wanted to develop your ability to help your firm or a client with a legislative issue, but did not know where to start, or if you need an in-depth refresher, then this program is for you.

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Transactional Practice in Nashville

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 8:30am

This six-hour seminar will provide lawyers with the information, tools and tips needed to successfully handle transactional, traditional business and probate matters. Specifically, the course will offer practical approaches to handling real estate closings, probate matters, wills and trusts, as well as choosing the right business entity for a client. It also will cover the latest developments in health care law. The day will wrap up with a presentation and discussion about ethics and civility in the practice of law.

Transactional Practice in Memphis

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 8:30am

This six-hour seminar will provide lawyers with the information, tools and tips needed to successfully handle transactional, traditional business and probate matters. Specifically, the course will offer practical approaches to handling real estate closings, probate matters, wills and trusts, as well as choosing the right business entity for a client. It also will cover the latest developments in health care law. The day will wrap up with a presentation and discussion about ethics and civility in the practice of law.

Tennessee Court of Appeals Boot Camp

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 9:00am

The Tennessee Court of Appeals is unfamiliar territory for most lawyers. Opportunities to practice in this court are few and success requires skills of oral and written advocacy. A persuasive performance in both areas is important to success; a poor performance in either can lead to defeat. Accordingly, lawyers need the information and insight required to develop and perfect their oral arguments and legal writing. Indeed, this is true at all levels of legal practice, and the lessons learned during this seminar will be generally applicable to practice in trial courts.

TBA House of Delegates

Event Types: 
Featured Event
Date: 
Friday, September 27, 2013 - 10:00am

The Tennessee Bar Association House of Delegates will hold its regular quarterly meeting to discuss policy issues.

TBA Board of Governors Fall Meeting

Event Types: 
Featured Event
Date: 
Friday, October 11, 2013 - 2:00am

The governing body of the Tennessee Bar Association will meet to discuss policy and operational issues at its regular fall board meeting.

Creditor's Practice Forum 2013

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 1:00am

TBA’s Creditor’s Practice Section offers current developments in this area of the law. The first portion of the program will focus on the current state of rules and regulations promulgated by the CFPB, and the fallout for law firms and clients. The second portion of the program will be a discussion of the current state of licensing requirements by the Assistant General Counsel of the Collection Services Board.