At the University of Tennessee College of Law, our extensive and diverse variety of on-site and online continuing legal education (CLE) programs aim to equip lawyers with the skills and knowledge needed to practice in today’s ever-changing legal market.
On-Campus CLE Programs
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
This one hour event will consist of two presentations, each of which will last approximately 25 minutes. The presenters will also take questions.
Professor Teri Baxter will discuss the constitutional, family, and privacy law implications of the anti-vaccination movement. Professor Wendy Bach’s presentation is on the criminal, family, and privacy law implications involved with Tennessee’s new fetal drug law.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Hosted by the Tennessee Journal of Race, Gender, and Social Justice and co-sponsored by the College of Law and the Tennessee Law Review, the purpose of this program is to educate and inform both lawyers and non-lawyers about the legal implications of Obergefell v. Hodges and how it and future litigation will shape the ethics surrounding attorney-client relationships.
Online CLE Programs
This program is available in three online video lectures, each carrying a test. All three of the programs have one (1) hour general credit.
Professor Michelle Kwon discusses opportunities and traps from the perspective of taxpayers seeking to blow the whistle as well as those seeking to prevent whistleblower claims. One hour General CLE credit available for those who watch the video, successfully complete the test and pay the fee.
This program from Clayton Center for Entrepreneurial Law and the University of Tennessee Sports and Entertainment Society focuses on entertainment law, branding, character protection, and related subjects. Three (3) hours of CLE credit available.
This program is available in four online video lectures, each carrying a test. Two of the programs have one (1) hour general credit. One program has 1.75 hours credit and the other 1.25 hours credit.
Letters of Credit
Online course available here. 1 hour of General CLE credit.
The University of Tennessee College hosted a day-long symposium Feb. 21, 2003 entitled “Marbury v. Madison: 200 Years of Judicial Review in America.” Three hours of general CLE credit is available through video re-broadcast.
If you have questions about any of these programs or CLE credit, please contact Micki Fox at 865 974-8601 or MFox2@utk.edu.