Ethics, Local Government Practice

Local Government Forum 2023 (Live Virtual)


Government law is an ever-changing practice area with a unique blend of constitutional, statutory, and case law. This year’s program features a legislative update as well as sessions covering school resource officers, sovereign citizens, and annexation.


8:30-9:30am CT: Stopping the Havoc Caused by Sovereign Citizens! - Nick McBride

9:30-10:30am CT: The Tennessee General Assembly in Action: A Review of Recently Passed Legislation - Elisha Hodge

11am-12pm CT: Annexation in Tennessee 2023 - Melissa Ashburn

12-1pm CT: The Ethical and Professional Challenge of Police in Schools - Joe Jarret (DUAL)


Registrants will receive an email the day before the program containing the link to join the live Zoom Webinar. The email associated with your TBA account will be the email that receives the link, so please be sure your TBA account is updated. Attendees will be able to ask questions and interact through the chat feature.

The program will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m. CT on Monday, May 22. This is a live program with no replay available, so only those able to watch the program at the time of the event should register.

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership. Not a TBA member? Join now to start saving.

Not a Local Government Practice section member? Join the section to receive additional savings and other benefits.


Course Pricing
  • Member: 220.00
  • Non-Member: 395.00 (Includes TBA Complete Membership)
  • Section: 190.00
If you are not a TBA Member, you can join now to receive CLE discount prices and three prepaid credits.

TBA members who are judges, lawmakers and law students can take TBA CLE onsite courses at no charge for the programming. There may be a separate charge if meals, special materials or other premium features are involved.
Course Information May 22, 2023
  • Schedule: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Live Virtual - Zoom, TN
  • Discount for Local Government Practice section members
  • Ethics (Dual) Credit Available
Course Credits Dual Credits: 1.00
General Credits: 3.00
Total Credits: 4

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please contact TBA for Georgia, Mississippi and Alabama credit.