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Termination of Parental Rights in Tennessee: In re Carrington H. and More

Tuesday, May 24

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

60 Minute Audio Conference

Gain CLE and learn the latest parental rights termination developments, to better advise clients both fighting and pursuing an order of termination.

 

Cellular Information in Tennessee: Obtaining and Admitting in Litigation

Wednesday, May 25

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and get up to date on key Tennessee cellular information rules and proper procedures.

 

Social Security Retirement Benefits: Looking at the Big Picture to Benefit Your Client

Thursday, May 26

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

60 Minute Audio Webinar

Gain CLE and learn the best ways to advise clients on Social Security retirement and estate planning.

 

Types of Damages in Personal Injury Suits: Essential Practice Tips for Tennessee Attorneys

Tuesday, May 31

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and get up to date on key Tennessee cellular information rules and proper procedures.

 

Tennessee Probate Case Law & Legislative Update

Tuesday, June 21

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn how the latest Tennessee probate law changes coming out of the legislature and the courts affect your client counsel decisions.

 

Attorneys' 2016 Employment Law Update: Latest from the Tennessee Legislature and the Courts

Tuesday, June 28

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn how the latest Tennessee employment law changes coming out of the legislature and the courts affect your client counsel decisions.

 

Litigating Causation Issues in Tennessee Healthcare Liability Cases

Wednesday, June 29

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

60 Minute Webinar

Gain CLE and learn how to use causation to defend or pursue a healthcare liability claim.

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September 23: Personal Injury Law Conference for Tennessee Attorneys at the Nashville School of Law.

 

June 11-12: Tennessee Workers' Compensation Physicians Conference, presented by the Tennessee Bureau of Workers' Compensation in Knoxville at the Embassy Suites Knoxville/West.

June 21-23: 19th Annual Tennessee Workers' Compensation Educational Conference, presented by the Tennessee Bureau of Workers' Compensation in Murfreesboro at the Embassy Suites Nashville SE-Murfreesboro .


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In-house Counsel Working in Tennessee Must Register with BLE by July 1

All in-house counsel members working in the state that do not have a Tennessee law license must register with the Board of Law Examiners before July 1 or face discipline and a bar examination in order to continue practicing in Tennessee.

Judge: Nashville judge left man in jail too long

A Nashville judge says a "cavalier attitude" and another judge's limited work schedule left one man languishing in jail for weeks longer than necessary.

Prisons don't tell victims if attackers have hepatitis C

If any Tennessee inmate spits in the eye of a visitor, the prison system can test the inmate for hepatitis C or other diseases with or without consent.

Tennessee health care task force eyes new ways to cover uninsured

As the third meeting of the task force charged with finding alternatives to Insure Tennessee began breaking up Monday in Memphis, Rep. Steve McManus took hold of the microphone to rebut citizens' criticism that the panel is a farce.

Haslam signs bill giving therapists protections

Gov. Bill Haslam on Wednesday signed into law a controversial bill that says no licensed counselor or therapist must serve a client whose "goals, outcomes or behaviors” conflict with the counselor’s “sincerely held principles” — a measure the American Counseling Association had denounced as a “hate bill” against gay and transgender people.

6 issues where Tennessee lawmakers hit the reset button

Every year Tennessee lawmakers pass legislation aimed at specific problems or issues. They also advance bills to fix any unintended consequences of laws already on the books.

Atheist group sues Bradley Sheriff over Facebook use

An atheist group has sued Sheriff Eric Watson and Bradley County, Tenn., for promoting Christianity and allegedly deleting critics' and unbelievers' posts on the sheriff's department's official Facebook page.

 

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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