Tennessee Law Institute Blog

CHATTANOOGA! 0

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...

TENNESSEE SWORD DAY? 0

TENNESSEE SWORD DAY?

Is Tennessee Sword Day Coming?   In TLI 2016, during Ethics we showed you video from our favorite advertising lawyer, Brian Wilson, the Texas Law Hawk.  His video ads are perhaps a little more, shall...

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...

TLI NEWS June 2017 0

TLI NEWS June 2017

  LAST CHANCE TO SAVE   The $25 early registration discount for the Forty-Fifth Annual Review Seminar of the Tennessee Law Institute ends on June 30, 2017.  Why attend? Well, Governor Haslam has signed...

TLI NEWS May 2017 0

TLI NEWS May 2017

110th GENERAL ASSEMBLY ADJOURNS The 2017 session of the 110th Tennessee General Assembly adjourned on May 10, 2017, after passing almost 400 public acts. Many important changes have occurred, including in the areas of...

TLI NEWS March 2017 0

TLI NEWS March 2017

Tennessee Supreme Court Clarifies Parental Relocation Law   Tennessee’s parental relocation statute provides that, if a parenting plan is in place and a parent who spends substantially more time with the child than the...

TLI NEWS February 2017 0

TLI NEWS February 2017

NEW MODEL POLICY ON PUBLIC RECORDS Last season, we reported to you on new 2016 legislation (Chapter 722, Public Acts 2016) that sets a deadline of July 1, 2017, for all state and local...