Topic: Parental Substance Use in Texas CPS Cases and Opportunities to Keep Families Safely Together Speaker: Kate Murphy, Senior Child Welfare Policy Associate The session will include information on preventing entries into foster care by improving how the state interacts with families when a parent is using alcohol or drugs. The event will highlight research findings related to the number of children entering foster care for reasons related to parental substance use, policy opportunities to safely reduce entries into care,…
| 1.5 CLE credit hours
Topic: Qualified Opportunity Zones Speaker: Doug Jones, McGinnis Lochridge This CLE will provide a summary and overview of qualified opportunity zones under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $15 Cost for Austin Bar/AYLA members: $20 Cost for Non-members: $20 Lunch included. RSVP to Kristie Iatrou by Monday, April 22.
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: Dos and Don’ts of Discovery in Texas Civil Proceedings Speakers: Kennon Wooten and Bob Wise 1 hour partic. CLE Free to Austin Bar members Lunch included. Discounted parking available for $3. CLICK HERE to register.
| 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: Supporting Infants Affected by Substance Abuse Speaker: Stephanie Sifuentes, Licensed Clinical Social Worker specializing in infant mental health and attachment Topics covered will include : Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome- the risks and supports associated with prenatal opiate exposure Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders – the latest research on symptoms and supports for this group of disorders Attachment – What is attachment and how can it be supported in these at risk families 2 hours partic. CLE Free RSVP to Michelle Kimbrough…
| 2 CLE credit hours
Topic: Telemedicine Agreements: Key Considerations Speaker: Sarah Churchill Llamas, Shareholder and Co-Chair, Healthcare Industry Group, Winstead PC This CLE will provide healthcare counsel with guidance for drafting and negotiating telemedicine agreements under a variety of arrangements. Attendees will be introduced to telemedicine basics and will learn key considerations in contract drafting for telemedicine services. 1 hour partic. CLE Free. Parking included. No RSVP necessary.
| 1 CLE credit hour
Tuesday, April 30 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Click the link below to RSVP with the Austin Young Lawyers Association volunteer shift: http://austinyounglawyersassociation.cafb.volunteerhub.com/
Law Practice Economics: The Ethics of Alternative Payments (qualifies as one hour of ethics CLE, Tex MCLE) Speaker: Tim Tuggey, Sr. Partner, Tim Tuggey and Associates Cost: $20.00 admission at door Cash or check payment accepted RSVP: Contact Catherine Cooper at email@example.com or (210) 888-1566. Space is limited to 30 spots. CLICK HERE to register.
$20 | 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: Immigration Law for Employment Attorneys: Understanding the Changing U.S. Employment-Immigration Landscape Speaker: Jason Finkelman, Finkelman Immigration Law Firm The U.S.immigration system is undergoing changes at a rapid pace and placing new hurdles in front of U.S. employers seeking to hire foreign professionals, as well as international entrepreneurs and startups seeking to enter the U.S. market. Join Immigration Attorney, Jason Finkelman for a lively and informative discussion on understanding the employment-based immigration process and how employers and foreign nationals are navigating current…
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour
The Austin Bar Association and AYLA Foundation’s annual Bench Bar Conference provides local attorneys and judges the opportunity to interact outside the courtroom in a casual, discussion-oriented environment. Obtain 7.25 hours of continuing legal education while building congeniality between the bench and the bar. CLICK HERE to register and PAY ONLINE! CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A FILLABLE PDF REGISTRATION FORM TO PAY BY CHECK. PARTIAL SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE. Requests must be received before April 22, 2019. The committee is interested in…
$300 | 7.25 CLE credit hours
Topic: Point/Counter-Point: A Debate on Bankruptcy Topics Speakers: Todd B. Headden, Office of the Texas Attorney General; Charlie Shelton, Law Office of Hajar Peters; Brian Engle, Law Office of Barrett, Daffin, Frappier, Turner & Engle; David Stern, Law Office of Frank Weinberg & Black; Dorothy Butler, Dorothy Butler Law Firm; Jesse Moore, Texas Department of Banking The debates will be split between consumer and business bankruptcy topics and will be based upon statutory, case law, and practical considerations. Topics will…
$25 | 1 CLE credit hour