24th Annual Health Law Forum

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 8:00am

Recognized as one of the premier health law programs in the country, this program will include a discussion of the impact of the U.S. Supreme Court's pending decision on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) (a/k/a ObamaCare); as well as presentations on hospital-physician integration models, contracting with health care software vendors from the provider's perspective, monitoring compliance, updates on the Stark law, fraud and abuse issues, HIPAA/HITECH issues, Tennessee health law and legislative action, the always popular ethics panel; and many more exciting topics.

Former Chancellor Kilcrease Dies

Irvin H. Kilcrease Jr., a former Davidson County chancery court judge who served on the bench for more than two decades and was one of the Nashville School of Law’s first African-American graduates, died Monday night. He was 80. Kilcrease was appointed to the bench in 1980 and served until his retirement in 2003. He previously served as an assistant U.S. attorney in Nashville and worked in private practice and as a public defender. Arrangements were not complete at press time. The Tennessean reports on his life.

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What Attorneys Need to Know about the New Amended Code of Judicial Conduct (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 12:30pm

Join us on May 9th for The Code of Judicial Conduct seminar that will be held in Nashville. Since this marks the first time in more than 20 years that a new set of Judicial Conduct rules has been adopted by the Tennessee Supreme Court, attorneys need to know the most important information that will affect them in their profession. Produced by Gail Vaughn Ashworth, who was instrumental in the work to help make this amendment happen, the seminar will cover timely topics such as disqualifications/recusals, an advanced overview of the Amended code and other hot topics that relate to attorneys.

Real Estate Essentials (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 8:30am

Please join us on May 3, 2012 for our annual Real Estate Essentials seminar. Attorneys will gain valuable knowledge regarding real estate issues no matter what area of concentration you may practice. Topics that will be discussed include:

  • Litigation with respect to Foreclosures and Evictions
  • Litigation with respect to Eminent Domain
  • Special considerations in leases

16th Annual Labor & Employment Forum (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 27, 2012 - 8:00am

This program is designed to provide timely, specialized, practical information for labor and employment practitioners. The Forum will address a number of topics, including: in-house counsel roundtable discussion, point/counter-point between high-profile plaintiff and defense attorneys, important developments in class action practice and recent developments in labor law. Light continental breakfast will be served.

9th Annual Bankruptcy Forum (Live Program)

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Friday, April 20, 2012 - 1:30am

The 9th Annual Tennessee Bar Association Bankruptcy Forum will take place April 20 – April 22, 2012, at the beautiful Lodge at Buckberry Creek in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Please make plans now to join us in this wonderful and relaxing setting for an informative and unique presentation of current issues of interest to a wide variety of bankruptcy attorneys.

Mid-Winter CLE Blast 2012

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 7:00am

Need a few CLE hours fast? The TBA is offering programs from 7a.m. to 7p.m. on February 29. The Mid-Winter CLE Blast will offer 11 hours of dual CLE credit. Take as many or as few hours as you need. The registration desk will be open all day.

Tech Conference 2012

Event Types: 
CLE Programming
Date: 
Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 9:00am

This year’s Tech Conference offers attendees an unconventional educational opportunity on Feb. 16 at the Tennessee Bar Center. This program is open to all practicing lawyers and will offer education on the latest technological advancement to help you in the practice of law. This year’s program will continue to use an “unconference” approach similar to an open house format providing a unique opportunity for lawyers to interact with speakers, attendees, and sponsors.

Unconference Features:

TBA Annual Convention

Event Types: 
Featured Event
Date: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 (All day)

Learn more about the event or register now for the Tennessee Bar Association's 131st Annual Convention, June 6-9 at the Peabody in Memphis.

TBA Board of Governors Spring Meeting

Event Types: 
Activity
Date: 
Friday, April 13, 2012 (All day)

The governing body of the Tennessee Bar Association will hold its quarterly board meeting at Tims Ford State Park in Winchester.