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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.

 

Automobile Insurance: Researching Coverage and Negotiating with the Adjuster

Tuesday, March 31

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

60 Minute Audio Conference

Gain CLE and learn more about researching automobile insurance coverage and negotiating with the adjuster in a personal injury case.

 

Health Care Liability: Latest Developments in Tennessee

Thursday, April 9

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and get up to date on health care liability in Tennessee.

 

Jury Selection in Tennessee: Starting the Trial on the Right Path

Wednesday,  April 22

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

60 Minute Audio Conference

Gain CLE and get tips for selecting the right jury for your case in Tennessee.

 

Identity Theft: How to Use the FCRA, FDCPA, and TCPA to Help Your Client and Yourself

Thursday, April 23

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn more about the useful tools that are available to help a client facing identity theft.

 

Health-Related Boards in Tennessee: Defending Professionals in Disciplinary Proceedings

Wednesday, April 29

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and get up to date on the rules governing the discipline of health care professionals in Tennessee.

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  TAM Live Events

 

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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 Legal News  

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Circuit judge rules Tennessee's tort reform limits are unconstitutional

A Hamilton County circuit court judge ruled Monday that Tennessee's $750,000 cap on certain civil jury awards is unconstitutional, possibly triggering a Tennessee Supreme Court review of Gov. Bill Haslam's 2011 tort reform initiative.

Supreme Court to Introduce Tennessee Business Court Pilot Project in Davidson County

A new pilot project in Davidson County court will open the door to increased efficiencies in complex business litigation in Tennessee.

Exemption in 'Tennessee Whiskey' law raises legal flags

An embattled state law establishing legal requirements to market spirits as “Tennessee Whiskey” could run afoul of both the U.S. and state constitutions for carving out a special exemption for a single distiller, according to a new legal opinion from state Attorney General Herbert Slatery.

Judge OKs $10 Million Settlement in Target Data Breach

A Minnesota judge has endorsed a settlement in which Target Corp. will pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over a massive data breach in 2013.

Public service roots run deep for Sumner's new judge

Preparation and persistence paid off in Mike Carter’s passionate pursuit of public service.

Extra judge on the table

After creating a dual position of juvenile magistrate and judicial commissioner in summer 2014 to assist with the probable cause and juvenile caseload at Loudon County General Sessions Court, county officials on Monday considered adding a second judge that could be funded, in part, by an addition to the litigation tax currently charged through filing fees

New Initiative to Provide $41 Million for Rape Kit Testing

Vice President Joe Biden announced a new "Sexual Assault Kit Initiative," aimed at lowering the number of untested rape kits in the U.S.

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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