Topic: Key Tools and Terms of International Practice Speaker: Martin Lutz, partner at Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody This CLE will provide tools to international lawyers to learn key areas of international practice and identify means of developing better background and skills in these key areas. 1.25 partic. CLE 0.50 hours Ethics Cost for Section members: $15 Cost for Non-members: $25 RSVP to Martin Lutz by December 15.
| 1.25 CLE credit hours
Topic: Civility in Family Law Litigation Speakers: Judge Covington, Tom Ausley, Richard E. Gray, III, and Patricia Dixon 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $35 prepaid, $40 at the door Cost for Non-section members: $40 prepaid, $45 at the door Lunch included. Discounted parking at UT for $6.50. CLICK HERE to RSVP.
$35 | 1 CLE credit hour
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Topic: Recent Developments in FLSA Litigation Speaker: Daniel Verrett, Shareholder, Moreland Law Firm Austin employment lawyer, Daniel Verrett, will discuss new and emerging issues (and recent developments on older issues) in FLSA litigation. Among the topics to be discussed are trends in the forms of notice after conditional certification of FLSA classes, Motor Carrier Act exemption, settlement approval by courts, issues involved in pre-notice settlements on behalf of a putative class, and defining the class after Tamez v. BHP Billiton.…
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour
Make the connections you need for the business you want: 80% of clients come from trusted sources such as fellow attorneys. Be the first to learn of vital developments and potential changes in your practice area. Gain guidance and insight from face to face Q & A with course faculty. Get inspired and motivated by connecting with judges, fellow attorneys, and other professionals – many with the same issues and concerns you may have. Take time away from the office…
$645 | 14 CLE credit hours
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Austin Young Lawyers Association will coordinate its fifth annual Day of Service project in Austin on Monday, January 15, 2018. This local project is modeled after the national Martin Luther King Day of Service, which is intended to transform Dr. King’s life and teachings into community service that helps solve social problems. AYLA invites the Austin legal community to sign up for one or more of the events available for the…
Topic: Title IX and Sexual Assault on Campus: Current Issues Speakers: Sean Flammer, Carl Myers This CLE will provide a brief summary of how Title IX law developed from being primarily about gender equality in athletics to the current state of lawsuits about sexual assault on campus and the current trends. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $15 Cost for Non-section members: $20 Lunch included. CLICK HERE to RSVP by January 10.
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: Limited Scope Representation – why it is good for business and good for everyone Speaker: Honorable Amy Clark Meachum, 201st Civil District Court Please be sure to tell the cashier at Café Express that you are with the Solos group when purchasing food. This will ensure we can continue to use their meeting room. New solos will have the opportunity to stay after the meeting and visit with any veteran solo(s) willing to stay about issues around setting up…
Topic: The Miller Act: How to perfect and prosecute a Miller Act claim, and ethical concerns if you don’t Speaker: Brian K. Carroll This CLE will provide review and compliance with the Miller Act and ethical risks associated with non-compliance. 1 hour partic. CLE 0.50 Ethics CLE Cost for Section members: Free (sponsored by The Kenrich Group) Cost for Austin Bar/AYLA members: $12 Cost for Non-members: $16 Lunch and parking included.
$12 | 1 CLE credit hour
The 15th Annual Austin Bar Foundation Gala is on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the JW Marriott in downtown Austin. Proceeds from the Gala benefit the Austin Bar Foundation, which supports programs like the Self-Represented Litigant Project, Free Legal Advice Clinic for Veterans, Austin Adoption Day, CANLAW Clinic, approximately $20,000 annually in grants to area legal-related programs, and more! Seven Austin Bar attorneys will receive high recognition as they are honored with awards, including: Distinguished Lawyer Award – Betty Balli Torres Rev. Joseph…
Topic: Is Fraud Going to Kill Your Firm Speakers: Billy Petty, Michele Heyman This CLE will explore several real cases where law firms and their clients have been victimized by occupational fraud by firm employees. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $15 Cost for Austin Bar/AYLA/Non-members: $20 Lunch is included. Parking is $3. RSVP to Aislin R. Shaw.
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour