Earn 1 hour of CLE credit with Barbara Broersma, assistant general counsel of the Tennessee Department of Human Services, the agency that oversees child support in Tennessee. During this 60-minute course, your speaker will present valuable updates on Tennessee's child support guidelines, touching on topics such as the purpose and history of Tennessee's guidelines, child support assumptions, willful or voluntary unemployment or underemployment, and much more.
You will want to take advantage of this opportunity to hear Marisa Lee Combs discuss the pros and cons of using Internet technology and social media in your legal practice. Ms Combs is an associate in the Nashville office of Lewis, King, Krieg & Waldrop. She practices in the areas of construction law and litigation. Earn 1.25 CLE credits and find out how to avoid costly mistakes through the proper use of current electronic resources.
Earn .75 CLE credit and gain valuable guidance on the proper steps to take when you accidently receive confidential information from an opposing party. Experienced litigator Griffin Dunham discusses current opinions from the Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility and the American Bar Association concerning an attorney's ethical duties to clients, the court and other attorneys when an inadvertent release of privileged information occurs. Mr. Dunham has tried complex cases involving torts, contracts and securities regulations. His practice concentrates on distressed business restructuring and commercial litigation.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while learning the ins and outs of special needs trusts in Alabama. Melanie B. Bradford explains when a special needs trust should be considered and what issues to watch for. She explains the different types of special needs trusts. She gives practical considerations learned from her experience.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while obtaining an overview of Alabama's revised LLC Act, which applies to any LLC that is created on or after January 1, 2015, and to all LLCs as of January 1, 2017. Jon Macklem, a partner with Christian & Small, LLP, covers the most pertinent developments in this law, including the increased ability to waive director/officer liability.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while Jack Carney walks you through the will drafting process, beginning with collecting the necessary information from the client. Mr. Carney discusses methods of designating fiduciaries and various clauses that may be included in the will. He also gives practical pointers learned from his experience.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while learning what types of issues you will face when dealing with cell phone records. Rob Arnwine covers how to obtain cellular information, including what information to include in a subpoena. He tackles such evidentiary issues as relevancy, authentication, and hearsay. He also discusses the use of experts in interpreting records and inspecting devices.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while learning how to prepare for examination of witnesses and what strategies to employ. Matt Glover covers best practices and proven approaches to witness examination. He outlines techniques used to increase the value of a case.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while learning the latest developments with the tort of bad faith in Alabama. Matt Glover examines the Breechbill decision and its implications. He discusses the basic elements of the tort of bad faith and how to go about proving this tort. He also reviews other recent cases in this area.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while Terry C. Cox discusses living wills, advance directives, and powers of attorney in Tennessee. Learn the importance of these tools and how they can ease difficult situations for your clients and their families.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while learning about Tennessee premises liability law. Bryan Moseley discusses important aspects of slips, trips and falls, including proving liability and available defenses.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit with Russell Taber as he discusses relevant social media and ESI issues in Tennessee, including the ever-increasing data types and sources, discoverability of ESI, and the admissibility of ESI.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit as Russell Taber explains the new ramifications and realities of our current electronic era. He will explore the pitfalls that come along with these advances in technology.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while learning key tips on buying and selling businesses in Tennessee. Attorney Nathan Barrett discusses important strategies in which attorneys gain valuable insights that will help their clients when navigating the business transaction process.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit while Tom Shaw and Russell Taber discuss discoverable data that can be collected from cell phones. This course covers the types of data, how it can be introduced at trial, and methods of obtaining this information.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit as attorney Michael Crowder of Kennerly, Montgomery, & Finley discusses Social Security retirement benefits. You will learn about how retirement benefits are calculated, how Spousal Benefits work, what happens if a client continues to work after starting their benefits, and more.
Earn 1 hour of DUAL CLE credit while Eileen Burkhalter Smith, with the Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility, explains ethical issues dealing with social media in Tennessee. This course covers many topics that are becoming more and more pressing as the implementation of various types of social media shape the daily landscape of the contemporary practice of law.
Earn 1 hour of DUAL CLE credit while learning more about the ethical issues you may face when dealing with medical records with this in-depth on-demand course. Marty Phillips, with Rainey Kizer Reviere & Bell, will give you tips and best practices for obtaining, reviewing, and utilizing medical records and medical information.
Welcome to Course 2 in this comprehensive, six-course, online self-directed series on veterinary forensic science & medicine (VFSM) and animal crime scene investigation (CSI). The improvement of laws and the increase in animal-related investigations has created a greater demand for veterinary expertise. This in-depth course series provides a complete education in veterinary forensics, taught by some of the most respected leaders in the field. Upon successful completion of each course, you’ll be able to demonstrate a broad knowledge of forensic science and medicine, which will allow you to assist with legal cases with a higher level of expertise and better qualifications. This course is open to veterinarians, veterinary technicians, practice staff, animal welfare workers, and students from all disciplines who would like to enter the field of veterinary forensics and/or serve as an expert witness in legal matters. It is also applicable and open to members of the legal community, including law enforcement and attorneys. WARNING: The images and video in this course is extremely graphic in nature and may be upsetting to some.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit and get up to date on uninsured and underinsured motorist cases in Tennessee. Michael Keeney reviews what damages are recoverable under UM coverage, the definition of an uninsured motor vehicle, and forcing the UM carrier into arbitration. He also gives helpful tips in handling UM claims.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit as Rebecca Blair gives you insight and guidance on will contests in Tennessee. Learn about recent appellate court holdings, as well as procedural process, burdens of proof and burden shifting, and common evidentiary issues in will contests.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit and learn about the changes to Tennessee conservatorship laws that took effect on July 1, 2013. Rebecca Blair, a member of the study committee that recommended the changes, will highlight the most important provisions, including emergency and temporary conservatorships and expedited limited healthcare fiduciary.
Earn 1 hour of CLE credit as Tim Takacs reviews Tennessee’s Medicaid program, the awareness of Level of Care changes and eligibility for TennCare/Medicaid/CHOICES benefits, and Medicaid estate recovery.