Medical Malpractice Conference for Tennessee Attorneys

October 1-2, 2020 | Nashville

Register Today

Join us for the 12th Annual Medical Malpractice Conference for Tennessee Attorneys, October 1-2 at the Nashville School of Law.

Enhance your skillset by learning the most up-to-date information and developments in malpractice cases. Gain valuable perspective from both plaintiff and defense attorneys on the most recent case law changes and what 2020 has in store for navigating the industry.

Immerse yourself in the learning process while networking with featured speakers: Davidson County Judge Joe Binkley, Judge Michael Spitzer of the 21st Judicial District, and the most experienced and knowledgeable experts from across the state.

Obtain your annual requirement of  up to 15 total hours of CLE: 12 hours of general plus 3 hours of dual ethics/professional, during this extraordinary two-day event!

The conference site is conveniently located just outside of downtown Nashville with plenty of FREE parking and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Highlights include:

  • Recent Developments in Healthcare Liability Actions
  • Case Law update
  • The Use of Technology in Medical Malpractice cases
  • Tennessee Lawyers Assistance Program
  • Ethical Considerations in Medical Malpractice
  • Analyzing the Reptile Theory
  • Practical Tips for Navigating Appellate Practice
  • The Rise of Medical Battery and Informed Consent
  • Opening/Closing Statements in Medical Malpractice Trial
  • Hot Topics in Healthcare Liability Discovery
  • Hospital Liability
  • And More!

Agenda At A Glance

Thursday, October 1, 2020
7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Case Law Update
9:05 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.
Opening Statement and Closing Arguments in Medical Malpractice Cases
10:05 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
MORNING BREAK (10 mins)
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Tennessee Lawyers Assistance Program
11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Practical Tips for Navigating Appellate Practice
12:20p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
LUNCH (30 Mins)
12:50 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
The Rise of Medical Battery and Informed Consent in the Era of Assembly Line Medicine: Ethical Considerations
1:55 p.m. – 2:55 p.m.
Pitfalls and Recent Developments in the filing of Healthcare Liability Actions
2:55 p.m. – 3:05 p.m.
AFTERNOON BREAK (10 mins)
3:05 p.m. – 4:05 p.m.
Use of Experts
4:10 p.m. – 5:10 p.m.
Ethics in Medical Malpractice Cases
Friday, October 2, 2020
7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Basic Instincts: Analyzing the Reptile Theory
9:05 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.
How to Examine and Challenge Experts
10:05 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
MORNING BREAK (10 mins)
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
The Use of Technology in Medical Malpractice Cases
11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
The Plaintiff’s Perspective: Helping your Client Endure the Uncertainties of the Case and Ethical Considerations
12:20 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
LUNCH (30 Mins)
12:50 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
Hot Topics in Healthcare Liability Discovery
1:55 p.m. – 2:55 p.m.
Hospital Liability: Defense Perspective
2:55 p.m. – 3:05 p.m.
AFTERNOON BREAK (10 mins)
3:05 p.m. – 4:05 p.m.
The Complex Web of State and Federal Privacy Laws and its Impact on the Medical Malpractice Case