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TLI NEWS  May 2018 0

TLI NEWS May 2018

How will the new federal tax law, the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017, affect your clients who are negotiating about which parent gets to claim the children as dependents? For that matter,...

TLI NEWS—April 2018—Save $25 0

TLI NEWS—April 2018—Save $25

SUPREME COURT SUBSTANTIALLY CHANGES BAR EXAM   The Tennessee Supreme Court, in response to a petition from the Tennessee Board of Law Examiners, has implemented a new key testing component for admission to the...

TLI NEWS April 2018 0

TLI NEWS April 2018

On a gorgeous Tennessee spring afternoon, several hundred Tennessee attorneys and friends met in Nashville and said goodbye to Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Frank F. Drowota. Some of us learned for the first...

TLI NEWS March 2018 0

TLI NEWS March 2018

Don’t miss your chance to save $50 on your registration fee for TLI’s 2018 Annual Review Seminar. This discount ends on March 31. We will be covering the most important recent developments of interest...

TLI NEWS February 2018 0

TLI NEWS February 2018

SUPREME COURT CLARIFIES TIMING OF A RULE 60 MOTION Tennessee Rule of Civil Procedure 60.02 can be the lawyer’s valuable tool – if it’s done timely. A recent Tennessee Supreme Court case focuses on...

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CHATTANOOGA!

COMPLETE YOUR CLE REQUIREMENTS BEFORE THE BUSY HOLIDAY SEASON! Thanksgiving is next week, Christmas decorations are in the stores, and the CLE deadline will be here before you know it.  The Tennessee Law Institute’s...

NASHVILLE! 0

NASHVILLE!

TLI Seminar in Nashville This Week   The Tennessee Law Institute’s Forty-Sixth Annual Review Seminar can help you fulfill your CLE requirements. If you don’t want to take two days out of the office...

TLI NEWS September 2017 0

TLI NEWS September 2017

Tennessee Supreme Court Clarifies Wrongful Death Suit Law and Procedure   The Supreme Court just decided a fascinating tort/civil procedure/ethics case, Beard v. Branson(Tenn., Kirby, Aug. 30, 2017).  Ruth Hartley died after colon surgery....

TLI NEWS August 22, 2017 0

TLI NEWS August 22, 2017

  LESS THAN FOUR WEEKS UNTIL FIRST SEMINAR   For the forty-sixth year, the Tennessee Law Institute is presenting its Annual Review Seminar in the last quarter of the year. We have literally been preparing for...

TLI NEWS August 2017 0

TLI NEWS August 2017

FILING AN APPEAL? IMPORTANT CHANGE!   The Tennessee Rules of Appellate Procedure have been modified. In anticipation of new procedures involving electronic filing and imposition of fees at the outset of an appeal, Rules...