Summer Law Institute


Are you interested in the most up-to-date decisions regarding school cases in Tennessee as well as the rest of the nation? Do you want to know what laws were passed by the General Assembly in the last session? Then this training is for you! During this meeting participants are provided with a review of Tennessee and national school cases, the Attorney General Opinions, and new laws passed by the General Assembly.

The Annual Summer Law Institute sponsored by TSBA, in conjunction with the Tennessee Council of School Board Attorneys, is a seminar held each summer for school board attorneys, board members and superintendents. We will be hosting two institutes, one in East Tennessee and the other in West Tennessee.

Major topics covered during this seminar include:

  • Tennessee Case Law Summary
  • Recent Legislation Updates
  • Attorney General Opinions 
  • Legal Issues 

Summer Law Jackson - Agenda
June 26, 2015 - DoubleTree, Jackson, TN 

Legislative Conference
July 23, 2015 (Free Event) - Park Vista, Gatlinburg, TN

Summer Law Gatlinburg - Agenda
July 24-25, 2015 - Park Vista, Gatlinburg, TN

Registration Fee for Summer Law:

To register for this event, please click on the button below:

Registration/Cancellation Deadlines: 

Jackson - Friday, June 12, 2015
Gatlinburg - Friday, July 10, 2015

Cancellations must be emailed to by the deadline to receive a refund.

Don't forget to register for the free 2015 Legislative Conference in conjunction with Summer Law Institute Gatlinburg, click here for registration information. 


Hotel Accommodations

TSBA has a room block at the Park Vista Hotel. The room rate is $108 per night, plus tax. Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-421-7275 and giving them the Group Code “TSB”. You can also make reservations online by going to In the middle of the home page under the section “Make a Reservation”, choose your arrival and departure dates, number of rooms, and then click “Check Rates”. When the new screen appears, be sure to enter the Group Code “TSB” in the corresponding field in the right column, then click “Continue” to proceed making your reservations as prompted.