The Center for Women in Law at the UT School of Law will hold their biennial award luncheon featuring keynote speaker Elizabeth Vargas, award-winning news anchor. Click here for more information. Click here for individual tickets.
$150 - $300
Topic: How to Maneuver the Texas Citizens Participation Act Speaker: TBA This CLE is designed to help section members take the gloves off when it comes to dealing with the Anti-SLAPP statute (the “Texas Citizens Participation Act”). Section members will build familiarity with the TCPA, issues to consider, and gain pointers on how to avoid the traps of Anti-SLAPP. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $15 Cost for Non-Section members: $20 Lunch included. Discounted parking available for $3.…
Topic: Some Suggestions For Needed Changes in the Administrative Procedure Act – What is Yours? Speaker: Ace Pickens, of counsel for Husch Blackwell Ace Pickens, an attorney with over 40 years of Administrative Law experience, will provide insight about suggested changes in Texas Administrative Law and the Administrative Procedure Act. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $20 Cost for Austin Bar/AYLA/Non-members: $25 Lunch and parking included. CLICK HERE to register.
$20 | 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: Business development-it’s all about the relationship Speaker: Brent Stahl, Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria, LLP NEW LOCATION: The Café at Central Market, 4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756. We will meet in the upstairs seating area. 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 and maintaining a solo practice. No RSVP required.
Topic: Masterpiece Cakeshop Speaker: Professor Dale Carpenter, SMU School of Law Professor Dale Carpenter, Law Professor at SMU School of Law will discuss the pending US Supreme Court Masterpiece Cakeshop vs. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, in which the owner of a cake shop refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple in violation of a Colorado’s anti-discrimination law. This case could impact various first amendment issues as well as decades of civil rights laws. 1 hour partic. CLE…
$25 | 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: A Braver New World: The New Partnership IRS Examination Regime Speaker: Patrick O’Daniel This CLE will provide guidance on new IRS partnership tax examination rules and how they apply to LLCs. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $15 Cost for Austin Bar/AYLA/Non-members: $20 Lunch included. RSVP to Aislin Shaw by Monday, April 16.
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour
Austin Bar Association Seminar Room
The Austin Bar Association is pleased to be a partnering organization of the National Association of Women Lawyers’ Dallas Conference on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at The Highland in Dallas, Texas. We have arranged a special 10% discount for our members. Click here for more information and to register. Austin Bar members may use the code DCAUSBA2018 to get the discount. Programming designed for both in-house counsel, including government and non-profit attorneys, and private practice attorneys will foster discussion on how…
$225 - $345
The Austin Bar Association offers free legal advice to military veterans and their families on a monthly basis at the Austin VA Outpatient Clinic. Attorney volunteers will provide brief, legal advice. Click here to volunteer. Veterans, please note: You must arrive by 3:30 to receive assistance. Attorney volunteers will not be able to provide legal services such as wills or filing for divorce at the clinic. We will provide local legal resources if further legal assistance is needed. To best…
Topic: Update from the State Bar of Texas Speaker: Tom Vick, State Bar President NEW LOCATION: The Café at Central Market, 4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756. We will meet in the upstairs seating area. 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 and maintaining a solo practice. No RSVP required.