Topic: Family Protections in Probate Speaker: Elizabeth Brenner, Counsel with Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner A discussion of the protections available for members of a decedent’s family through the exemptions and allowances under the Texas Estates Code. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $20 Cost for Austin Bar members: $30 Cost for AYLA members: $25 Cost for Non-members: $30 Lunch included. CLICK HERE to register by September 15.
$20 | 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: The Future of ADR: New Models and Markets Speaker: Karl Slaikeu, Ph.D., internationally recognized psychologist, mediator, and educator Historical development of ADR, new models and developing trends to enhance or expand ADR practice. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $22 Cost for Austin Bar/AYLA members: $27 Cost for Non-members: $32 Lunch included. RSVP to Sara E. Saltmarsh by Friday, September 20.
$22 | 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: Specific Health Law Legislation from the 86th Legislative Session Speakers: Cesar J. Lopez, associate general counsel at Texas Hospital Association; Cameron Duncan, associate general counsel at Texas Hospital Association This presentation will discuss key legislation passed during the 86th Legislative Session and the impact on Texas healthcare. 1 hour partic. CLE Free. No RSVP necessary.
| 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: 2019 State Legislative Update Speakers: Elizabeth Hadley, Greenberg Traurig; State Senator Dawn Buckingham of Travis County SD 24 The Business, Corp., & Tax Law Section will present a panel discussion on 2019 state legislative updates of interest to the section from this past session. 1 hour partic. CLE Cost for Section members: $15 Cost for Austin Bar/AYLA/Non-members: $20 Lunch included. CLICK HERE to register by Friday, September 20. *You must register in advance online.*
$15 | 1 CLE credit hour
Topic: How to Legally Portray Real Life in Entertainment Speaker: Michael Saleman, The Law Offices of Michael Norman Saleman Do you need to purchase the right to a person’s life story before portraying them in a film, TV series or book? Join ESLABA and entertainment attorney, Michael Saleman, as he discusses the ins and outs of acquiring life rights and how best to protect a creator from suits of defamation, invasion of privacy and the right to publicity. 1 hour…
$10 | 1 CLE credit hour
Location to be determined
Topic: Courageous Conversations about Race and Culture – A Look at Implicit Bias and Disproportionality Speaker: Tanya Rollins, Child Protective Services Disproportionality Manager for the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services This workshop will explore the concept of cultural responsiveness and race equity as it relates to work in the Travis County Civil Court system regarding CPS cases. Ms. Rollins will present information on implicit bias and micro-aggressions and the impact of these concepts on an attorney’s ability to…
| 3 CLE credit hours
Topic: The Happier Attorney: How Using Flat Fees Can Reignite the Joy You Once Felt in Your Law Practice Speaker: Brita Long This talk will introduce reasons why attorneys are moving away from hourly fees to flat fees; how flat fees are better for attorneys and their clients; a few things to watch out for so that you are using flat fees ethically, efficiently, and effectively; and in which practice areas they can be used. 0.75 hours partic. CLE Cost…
$10 | .75 CLE credit hours
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Topic: Domestic Violence: How Do We Recognize and Respond To It? Speakers: Shellie Ryan, CPS Policy Manager for the Texas Council on Family Violence; Andrea Muraira, CPS Family Legal Court Advocate with the SAFE Alliance The purpose of this training is to provide attorneys with an overview of how to effectively work with survivors and children who have experienced domestic violence within the child welfare system. The training will focus on the following topic areas: The Dynamics of Domestic Violence…
| 3 CLE credit hours
You are invited to mix and mingle with the Austin Bar Association’s Construction Law Section at downtown Austin’s “urban backyard,” Upstairs at Caroline. We hope you can join us for some cocktails and street tacos! CLICK HERE to RSVP.