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Justice Lee's Investiture
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

While we typically hold a CLE program the third Wednesday of every month, this month we encourage you ALL to attend the Investiture Ceremony of ETLAW’s very own Justice Sharon G. Lee to the position of Chief Justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court. This ceremony is being held next Wednesday, September 17, 2014, beginning at 1:00 p.m. at the Supreme Court Building. Please join us in congratulating Justice Lee, and celebrating this appointment and honor!


October CLE Luncheon - Judge's Panel
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

ETLAW's October CLE will feature a judge's panel.


Race for the Cure
Saturday, October 18, 2014

ETLAW’s 2014 Race for the Cure Team is up and running. This year’s 5K race is Saturday, October 18th at the World’s Fair Park. You don’t need to be a runner or even a fast walker to join our team for its SIXTH gathering in support of this cause that affects so many women in our lives. Go at your own pace. To participate, visit the ETLAW Lawyers Association for Women Team Page: http://knoxville.info-komen.org/site/TR/RacefortheCure/KNX_KnoxvilleAffiliate?team_id=305734&pg=team&fr_id=4508 Click on “Join this team” and go through the registration steps. Registration includes a nice, long-sleeved T-shirt commemorating the 2014 race. Be sure to include your email address for updates. If the link to the team does not work, go to www.komenknoxville.org and from the Home Page either click on “2014 Race Registration is Open” or on the tab “Komen Race for the Cure” and scroll down to “Teams.” On the side there is a box to “Participate”. Enter “East Tennessee Lawyers Association for Women” in the Search box and you will find us. Important dates to keep in mind: September 2, 2014: Early Registration Deadline to save $5.00 and register for only $30.00. Your shirt and packet will be mailed. October 1, 2014: Deadline to postmark registration and have your shirt and packet mailed to you. October 10, 2014: Deadline to online register and have your shirt and packet mailed to you. October 16, 2014: Online registration closes. You must pick up your shirt and packet in person on race day. Our team is open to all our members, friends, co-workers, and loved ones. Participants meet at 7:55 for a Team Photo at the base of the ramp to the Amphitheater. The race begins at 8:30. If you can’t join the team, you can still donate directly through our Team Page using Komen’s secure site. Donations are linked directly to Komen, which will provide you a receipt for tax purposes. For more information, go to the Komen website or contact the ETLAW Team Captain Wynne Caffey at wcaffey@esc-law.com.


Female Judges' Reception
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

ETLAW will be hosting a Female Judges’ Reception in October to honor those female judges elected or appointed to the bench within the last year. Honorees are Knox County Judges. Additional details will follow under separate cover. The event will be held at Crowne Plaza from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. We hope you will be able to attend this event, and celebrate these female judges with us!


November CLE Luncheon - Law and the Media
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

WBIR News Anchor Robin Wilhoit and UT Law Professor Paula Schaefer will present ETLAW's November CLE on Law and the Media, including ethical considerations for lawyers.


Holiday Luncheon and YWCA Charity Event
Wednesday, December 17, 2014

ETLAW’s Annual Christmas Luncheon and YWCA Charity Event will be held at a location TBD on Wednesday, December 17th starting at 12:00 p.m. Please bring any travel size toiletries you have collected over the year, as well as any items you have pledged to donate, so we can assemble the toiletry bags at the beginning of the luncheon. The cost of the luncheon is $25.00, payable to “ETLAW". Payment should be sent to Shelly Wilson at Robertson, Overbey, Wilson & Beeler 703 Riverview Tower 900 S. Gay Street Knoxville, TN 37902-1823, Telephone (865) 522-2717. Shelly's email address is slwilson@robertsonoverbey.com.