Topic: “Lookism and Beauty Bias in the Workplace” Speaker: Daniel S. Hamermesh, Professor in Economics, Royal Holloway University of London; and Sue Killam, Professor in the Foundation of Economics at the University of Texas at Austin.
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour
The Austin LGBT Bar Association continues to team up with the Hispanic Bar Association of Austin to assist VLS with its legal clinics. The legal clinics provide low-income residents legal advice. Volunteer attorneys are needed for on the following dates: 10/1/14 and 12/3/14. To sign up or for more information, contact Anna K. Meyers at email@example.com.
Topic: How Environmental Laws Impact Transportation Infrastructure Development in Texas Speaker: Carlos Swonke; Director of Environmental Affairs at TxDOT.
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour
A confidential monthly education and support group for lawyers, judges, and law students seeking help or support while healing from depression, addiction, job stress, anxiety, and other mental health issues. Participants will hear from a 45-minute speaker (an expert in the mental health field), then 30 minutes of peer support (lawyers supporting lawyers). This month’s speaker is Camille Kellum Walker, a lawyer who will speak about alternative careers. Meetings are confidential and held monthly on the first Monday of each month…
Topic: Public Utility Commission of Texas Jurisdiction, Market Participant Roles and Major Challenges
$15 | .75 CLE credit hours
Join Solos Supporting Solos for its first meeting. This new organization is modeled after an organization that started 20 years ago in Houston. During meetings attorneys will have the opportunity to stand up and introduce themselves before an invited speaker makes a 20-30 minute presentation. The meeting ends with people talking over coffee and offering ways to help one another. There is no need to RSVP. There is no CLE and the meeting will always be on the same day:…
Austin Bar members and ADR Section members are invited to the American Bar Association’s 12th Annual Advanced Mediation & Advocacy Skills Institute! Speakers: Eric Galton and Jean Sternlight will be the two keynote speakers at the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution’s Advanced Mediation and Advocacy Skills Institute in San Antonio. Galton, cofounder of Austin’s Lakeside Mediation Center, will discuss “Proper Use, Management and Care of the Mediator by the Advocates” and Sternlight will address “The Psychology of Ethics in Negotiation and Mediation.” …
895 - $995