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The Tennessee Attorney’s Trust Account Handbook: Ethical Considerations and Key Provisions

Tuesday, Febuary 24

10:00 a.m. Central / 11:00 a.m. Eastern

60 Minute Webinar

Gain 1 hour of DUAL CLE and learn the ins and outs of attorney trust accounts in Tennessee.

 

Where Family Law and International Issues Collide: Relocation and Child Abduction Issues

Wednesday, Febuary 25

2:00 p.m. Central / 3:00 p.m. Eastern

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn more about the intersection between family law and international law.

 

Telephone Consumer Protection Act: One Year After FCC Changes

Tuesday, March 17

2:00 p.m. Central / 3:00 p.m. Eastern

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn more about the impact of new FCC rules on suing and defending TCPA cases.

 

Termination of Parental Rights: Recent Developments in Tennessee

Wednesday, March 25

2:00 p.m. Central / 3:00 p.m. Eastern

60 Minute Audio Conference

Gain CLE and get an update on termination of parental rights cases in Tennessee.

 

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act: Understanding Debtor Protections and Creditor Boundaries

Thursday, March 26

10:00 a.m. Central / 11:00 a-.m. Eastern

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn the ins and outs of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.

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Tennessee Medical Malpractice Conference  -- May 8 at the Nashville School of Law

Tennessee Business Law Conference -- May 15 at the Nashville School of Law

Tennessee Personal Injury Law Conference -- September 25 at the Nashville School of Law

Family Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners -- October 8-9 and December 3-4 at the Nashville School of Law

Tennessee Probate & Estate Planning Conference -- October 22-23 at the Nashville School of Law

Tennessee Real Estate Law Conference -- October 30 at the Nashville School of Law

Law Conference for Tennessee Practitioners -- November 12-13 at the Marriott in Cool Springs/Franklin

Tennessee Workers' Comp Conference -- November 19-20 at the Embassy Suites in Cool Springs/Franklin

Attorney Technology Conference -- December 11 at the Nashville School of Law

 


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Shelby County drug task force wins 2014 national award

White House Drug Control Policy Director Michael Botticelli has awarded the Shelby County High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program (HIDTA) Task Force the 2014 national award for Outstanding Prescription Drug Investigative Effort.

Shelby County launches its Blueprint for Safety against domestic violence

After three years of planning, Shelby County officially launched its Blueprint for Safety, a multi-layered response to domestic violence.

Bill takes aim at union labor pacts: Councilman Anderson says state bill would hurt 3,000 workers in Chattanooga alone

Some Chattanooga officials say a Memphis-area state senator's efforts to dissolve union agreements with city workers amounts to an attack on municipal employees statewide.

Juvenile Detention Rates Decrease Thanks To New Approach

Admissions to the Memphis
and Shelby County Juvenile Court's detention center have decreased more than 65 percent since 2012. This is solely attributed to the area's implementation of the Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative (JDAI).

4 Chattanooga judges' seats about to become empty

On Monday, after months of consideration, Hamilton County Criminal Court Judge Rebecca Stern sent a letter to Gov. Bill Haslam and made her retirement official.

Legislation Introduced To Create Free-Market Alternative To Workers’ Compensation Insurance

Senator Mark Green, a physician and vice-chairman of the Senate Commerce and Labor Committee, and Representative Jeremy Durham, House Majority Whip, introduced a bill to create the Tennessee Option, a free market alternative to state-mandated workers’ compensation insurance. Sen. Jack Johnson, chairman of the Senate Commerce and Labor Committee, is co-sponsoring the Senate bill. Rep. Glen Casada, chairman of the House Republican Caucus, is co-sponsoring the version in the House of Representatives.

DA Office wants photos of murder victims in court

Under state law, it is extremely difficult to introduce a picture of a murder victim while alive as the case is being tried, according to Assistant District Attorney J. Paul Newman.

Tennessee residents who lost their homes to for
eclosure with Ocwen Loan Servicing will receive
a check this month for approximately $1,100 as a
part of the National Ocwen Settlement. The
payments will total $2.6 million for Tennessee.
A joint survey from the National Association of Law Placement and the American Bar Foundation has found that the legal profession is still struggling to find race and gender equality, according The National Law Journal. - See more at: http://www.jdjournal.com/2014/10/27/joint-study-finds-racial-and-gender-inequality-still-present-in-legal-industry/?hvid=3lUsIA#sthash.VTZlv1Me.dpuf
A joint study between the National Association for Law Placement and the American Bar Association has found that racial and gender inequality is still present in the legal industry. - See more at: http://www.jdjournal.com/2014/10/27/joint-study-finds-racial-and-gender-inequality-still-present-in-legal-industry/?hvid=3lUsIA#sthash.VTZlv1Me.dpuf
A joint study between the National Association for Law Placement and the American Bar Association has found that racial and gender inequality is still present in the legal industry. - See more at: http://www.jdjournal.com/2014/10/27/joint-study-finds-racial-and-gender-inequality-still-present-in-legal-industry/?hvid=3lUsIA#sthash.VTZlv1Me.dpuf
A joint study between the National Association for Law Placement and the American Bar Association has found that racial and gender inequality is still present in the legal industry. - See more at: http://www.jdjournal.com/2014/10/27/joint-study-finds-racial-and-gender-inequality-still-present-in-legal-industry/?hvid=3lUsIA#sthash.VTZlv1Me.dpuf
A joint study between the National Association for Law Placement and the American Bar Association has found that racial and gender inequality is still present in the legal industry. - See more at: http://www.jdjournal.com/2014/10/27/joint-study-finds-racial-and-gender-inequality-still-present-in-legal-industry/?hvid=3lUsIA#sthash.VTZlv1Me.dpuf
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