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Child Custody in Tennessee: When May a Parent Relocate with Children

Tuesday, July 19

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

60 Minute Audio Conference

Gain CLE and learn the best ways to help clients relocate, or prevent a relocation, with custodial children.

 

Test for General Jurisdiction Over Corporations: "At Home" Not "Doing Business"

Wednesday, July 20

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and master the latest jurisdiction issues when dealing with corporate litigation.

 

How to Handle Creditor Claims and Debts When Administering a Tennessee Estate

Wednesday, July 20

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and build your estate administration practice skill set, to better handle creditor claims and challenging estate debt scenarios.

 

Estate Planning in Tennessee: Digital Assets and Social Media Accounts

Thursday, July 21

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn the latest developments in digital asset law, including the new Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act.

 

Injury Damages in Tennessee After West v. Shelby County Healthcare

Tuesday, July 26

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and understand the impact of West on medical damages and the collateral source rule.

 

Contract Law for Tennessee Family Lawyers: Essential Principles for Enforcement of Prenups and MDAs

Wednesday, July 27

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and make sure your family law contacts are airtight when drafting MDAs, antenuptial and postnuptial agreements, and more.

 

Taking Depositions to Win at Trial: Key Techniques for Tennessee Attorneys

Wednesday, August 10

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn how to use depositions to your advantage.

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Hundreds of Tennessee inmates seek shorter sentences

Federal public defenders have flooded courts in Tennessee with lawsuits asking that hundreds of inmates get out of prison years, in some cases a decade, before their expected release dates.

District attorney considers instituting 'safety zones' in fight against Chattanooga's gang violence

Hamilton County officials soon may use a legal process to ban gang members from gathering, loitering and taking part in prohibited activities within particular neighborhoods..

AG passes on refugee lawsuit, but state presses on

Attorney General Herbert Slatery announced Wednesday that he will not follow the Tennessee legislature’s directive to sue the federal government over refugee resettlement, but he will not stand in the way of hiring an outside firm to initiate the lawsuit.

Precedent set for dogs in courtrooms

A man convicted of raping a 10-year-old appealed his case because officials allowed a dog in the courtroom.

Supreme Court decision on Texas abortions felt in Tennessee

In a ruling that could have direct implications for Tennessee abortion restrictions, the Supreme Court has struck down Texas' widely replicated regulation of abortion clinics in the court's biggest abortion case in nearly a quarter-century.

Could Tennessee join fight to collect sales taxes from internet retailers?

Gov. Bill Haslam wants Tennessee to join a growing group of states seeking to force either Congress or the U.S. Supreme Court to revisit rulings preventing collection of sales taxes from out-of-state online retailers.

Nashville songwrighters, publishers skewer DOJ view on consent decrees

The Nashville songwriting and publishing communities voiced their outrage Thursday after the revelation that the Department of Justice will not recommend any changes to the consent decrees governing ASCAP and BMI, but instead plans to enforce 100 percent music licensing.

 

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.d
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