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Key Elements of Wills in Tennessee

Thursday, July 27

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn the latest will-drafting solutions of interest to Tennessee attorneys.

 

Tennessee Series LLC: Client Counsel Best Practices for Liability Separation

Wednesday, August 2

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

60 Minute Webinar

Earn CLE and learn how to counsel clients interested in using Series LLC as a business formation strategy in Tennessee.

 

Tennessee Probate Case Law and Legislative Update: What Attorneys Need to Know

Thursday, August 3

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

60 Minute Webinar

Earn CLE and learn how the legislature and courts are changing probate law in Tennessee, and how these changes affect your client counsel decisions.

 

Parental Relocation in Tennessee: The Impact of the Aragon Decision

Wednesday, August 9

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

60 Minute Webinar

Earn CLE and learn how the Tennessee Supreme Court decision in Aragon v. Aragon changes how you advise parents either proposing or contesting a relocation.

 

2017 Tennessee DUI Defense Update: Attorney Tips for the Best Possible Outcome

Thursday, August 10

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

60 Minute Webinar

Earn CLE and learn how to best defend Tennessee clients facing a DUI charge, given the latest court decisions and legislative activity.

 

Trump and Immigration: The Essential Attorney Update

Wednesday, August 23

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn how the latest immigration law and policy changes affect the client counsel you provide.

 

Proving Damages in Tennessee: How to Present Evidence and Command Jury Attention

Wednesday, August 9

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn how to more effectively prove damages in light of changing jury realities.

 

Divorce in Tennessee: Essential First Steps for Attorneys

Thursday, August 10

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn how to launch your client's divorce proceeding the right way.

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Blue Ribbon Task Force Looks at Juvenile Crime in Tennessee

Kids involved in crimes are getting a lot of attention in Tennessee. Some of it came right from the top on June 28 with what is called a Blue Ribbon task force. The task force in Nashville is made up of lawmakers, prosecutors, and child advocates. Every aspect of kids and crime is on the table.

Haslam Appoints William K. Rogers Circuit Court Judge for Second Judicial District

On June 27, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam appointed William K. Rogers of Kingsport as circuit court judge for the Second Judicial District, which serves Sullivan County. Rogers, 59, replaces Judge R. Jerry Beck, whose retirement is effective June 30.

Nashville immigration proposals dead as council members plan withdrawal

Amid intensifying opposition and a call from Mayor Megan Barry to rethink their upcoming actions, Metro Council sponsors now plan to withdraw a pair of bills that sought to limit Metro's cooperation with federal immigration officials. The action will effectively kill the legislation.

President Trump nominates Belmont professor as next U.S. attorney for Middle Tennessee

Belmont law professor and key player in a landmark civil rights prosecution is slated to become the next U.S. attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee. President Donald Trump has nominated Donald Cochran to serve in the post, the White House.

New reports released from monitors of Juvenile Courts

New reports have been released about the Shelby County Juvenile Court's efforts to comply with an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice. The reports are the first about the county juvenile court and juvenile detention facility since Attorney General Jeff Sessions was sworn in this year. The DOJ first released a report about the court on April 26, 2012, finding discrimination against African-American children, unsafe confinement conditions and failures to provide due process to youth appearing for proceedings. The report prompted an agreement with the county and court to make changes.

Memphis among 12 cities that will get federal help to fight crime

The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that Memphis is one of 12 cities that will get federal help in fighting violent crime.

President Trump appoints Michael Dunavant as U.S. attorney for Western Tennessee

President Donald Trump has nominated Michael Dunavant to serve as U.S. attorney for Western Tennessee. If confirmed by the Senate, Dunavant would be the chief law-enforcement officer for the 22 counties that make up the state’s Western judicial district, which includes Memphis and the surrounding area.