Knoxville Bar Association Offers 2016 Law Talk Series
Questions about the law? KBA has the answers.
Attend these seminars to make sure you have the information you need to protect yourself and your family.
The Law Talk series is a free program focused on sharing information with the public about their legal rights and the role these rights play in their daily lives. The FREE seminars will be taught by practicing attorneys who are volunteers with the Knoxville Bar Association. This series provides valuable education but also emphasizes how important it is to plan ahead. By planning ahead, you can avoid unnecessary expenses and lots of problems.
9:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Wills & Estate Planning for Everyone
Where there's a will - there's a family provided for by a thoughtful loved one. Topics of discussion include wills and trusts, probate options in Tennessee and the importance of living wills and powers of attorney. This session will also address the planning necessary to assure that in case of legal incapacity, your wishes regarding financial and health care decisions will be followed.
11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Legal Protection for Elderly, the Disabled & their Caregivers
We’ll discuss the following topics: The latest news in government benefits programs and how those programs may/may not pay for long term care; how seniors can/cannot get money and other assets to family members; and mental capacity/dementia issues.