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Date: Friday, November 02, 2012 - 1:00 pm
Duration: 3 Hours
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The KBA CLE Committee presents a seminar on ”Ain’t Behavin’: What Not To Do - A View From the Bench”.
Learn Directly From The Judges!
Judges and chancellors apply the law and oversee the legal process in courts according to local, State, and Federal statutes. They preside over cases concerning every aspect of society, from traffic offenses to disputes over management of professional sports, or from the rights of huge corporations to questions of disconnecting life support equipment for terminally ill persons. Judges ensure that trials and hearings are conducted fairly and that the court administers justice in a manner which safeguards the legal rights of all parties involved.
This seminar will give you an opportunity to learn directly from the judges. Each Judge will offer 20-30 minutes of very practical advice.
Program schedule & featured Judges:
1:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Hon. Steven W. Sword
Knox County Criminal Court, Division I
1:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Hon. William R. Brewer
Blount County General Sessions Court
2:00 - 2:15 p.m.
2:15 - 2:45 p.m.
Hon. Daryl R. Fansler
Knox County Chancery Court, Part II
2:45 - 3:15 p.m.
Hon. Rex Dale
Loudon County General Sessions, Juvenile & Probate Court
3:15 - 3:45 p.m.
Hon. Charles D. Susano Jr.
Tennessee Court of Appeals
3:45 - 4:15 p.m.
Program Moderator: R. Kim Burnette, Arnett, Draper & Hagood
CLE Payment Options: You have the option to attend one, two or all three hours of this CLE.
Entire Program - 1:00 - 4:15 p.m. - $ 90 KBA Members; $ 125 Non-Members; $ 60 KBA Law Student Members
Criminal Section Only (Sword & Brewer) - 1:00 - 2:00 p.m - $ 40 KBA Members; $ 55 Non-Members
Civil Section Only (Fansler, Dale & Susano) - 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. - $ 60 KBA Members; $ 75 Non-Members
A reservation is required in advance of the program - $ 5 additional fee the day of the program.
The program has been approved for 3 hours of dual CLE credit.
Register by October 26 to receive an autographed copy of Remembering United States District Judge Robert L. Taylor by Tennessee Court of Appeals Judge Charles D. Susano, Jr. (included in the registration fee).
Here are a few comments from members who have attended past Ain’t Behavin’ seminars: