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AUG 23, 2013 Registration 7:30a.m. | Seminar 8:00a.m. - 4:15p.m. 6.0 CLE Hours Register


WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Attorneys who practice in state government and attorneys whose practice includes administrative law and representation before state government boards, agencies, and commissions.

MORNING SESSION:

  1. 8:15 – 9:15 a.m.      
    MAY IT PLEASE THE COURT:  EFFECTIVELY PRESENTING YOUR CASE TO THE COURT

    FACULTY:    HON. ELLEN HOBBS LYLE
    Judge, Chancery Court of Davidson County

    9:15 – 10:15 a.m. 
    NAVIGATING THORUGH THE TENNESSEE PUBLIC RECORDS
    ACT:  A DISCUSSION OF RECENT CASES AND RLEVANT ISSUES

    FACULTY:  ELISHA HODGE 
                        Office of Open Records Counsel
                        Office of the Comptroller of the Treasury
                        JANET KLEINFELTER
                        Deputy, Public Interest Division
                        Office of the Attorney General and Reporter

    10:30 – 11:30 a.m.    
    THE POWERS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS IN TENNESSE

    FACULTY:  LORA BARKENBUS FOX
                        Attorney for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County
                        J. BROOKS FOX
                        Attorney for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County

    AFTERNOON SESSION:

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.        
THE BASICS OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

FACULTY:   LESLIE BRIDGES

                    Senior Counsel
                    Civil Litigation and State Services Division
                    Office of the Attorney General and Reporter

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.        
TENNESSEE CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS


FACULTY:  JOSH THOMAS

                    Assistant to the Constitutional Officers
                    Housed in the State Comptroller of the Treasury’s Office

3:15 – 4:15 p.m.        
LEGISLATIVE UPDATE:
1st SESSION OF THE 108TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY

FACULTY:  NATHAN RIDLEY
                    Bradley Arant  Boult Cummings, LLP


STATE GOVERNMENT ATTORNEYS PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING: By special arrangement with the Department of Human Resources, Strategic Learning Solutions Division, this seminar is offered at a special rate to attorneys in State government agencies. Government attorneys are to register* by following the agency standard approval process for in-service training. Also, forward a copy of your registration form to: SHARON BUWALDA, TN Department of Human Resources, James K. Polk Building, 1st Floor, 505 Deaderick Street, Nashville, TN 37243-0635. Phone: 615-741-4157 or
Fax: 615-532-0728; E-mail: Sharon.Buwalda@tn.gov. *Registration deadlines printed by the Department of Human Resources for the special rate are strictly applied.

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Received on or before AUGUST 21:     $275 NBA member;    $325 non-NBA member

Received after AUGUST 21:                  $285 NBA member;    $335 non-NBA member

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Registration must be received before or on AUGUST 21 to guarantee written materials at the program. No refunds will be issued after the registration deadline; however, a substitute may attend for a registered participant.

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seminars Details

REGISTRATION:
7:30 a.m.
SEMINAR:
Morning Session: 8:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Afternoon Session: 1:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

-------------------------------------------------------------- CREDIT: 6.0 CLE HOURS -GENERAL

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LOCATION:
DOUBLETREE HOTEL NASHVILLE

315 4TH Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37219

PARKING:
Event Self Parking Garage (formerly Public Square Parking Grage)
Deaderick Street, Nashville, TN
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PRODUCERS:
SUSAN BLAIR

Nashville Bar Association
BRIAN CARROLL
Tennessee Department of Transportation

CATHERINE CASTER, Esquire



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TN CLE Requirements: 
Fifteen hours per year, including three hours of Ethics & Professionalism. Must be reported by December 31.

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