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Friday, July 10 | 10:30 am to 11:30 pm

Bankruptcy Section REMOTE CLE

Topic: Remote/Virtual Court Attendance Speaker: The Hon. H. Christopher Mott, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Western District of Texas The Hon. H. Christopher Mott, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Western District of Texas, will discuss remote/virtual court attendance and the ongoing administration of justice in the bankruptcy courts during the COVID-19 pandemic. 0.75 hours partic. CLE Cost for Section members: Free Cost for Non-Section members: $3 CLICK HERE to register to attend the CLE via Zoom. Once you register, you’ll…

$3 | 0.75 CLE credit hours 

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Friday, July 10 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Members Only FREE REMOTE CLE

Topic: Me? Biased? A study of Implicit Bias and the Science of Decision-making Speaker: Claude Ducloux 1 hour partic. CLE 1 hour Ethics CLICK HERE to register to attend the CLE via Zoom. Once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation message with a link to the Zoom meeting and password. If you have any questions, contact Kelli at kelli@austinbar.org.

| 1 CLE credit hour 

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Monday, July 13 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Judge Byrne’s Free CLE Series (REMOTE)

Topic: Mediated Settlement Agreements in Child Welfare Law Speaker: Mark Zuniga, managing attorney for the Travis County Office of Parental Representation This CLE will outline the effect of mediated settlement agreements in child welfare cases, as well as their limitations, and discuss potential issues as of yet unanswered by the appellate courts. 1 hour partic. CLE Free. CLICK HERE to register. Questions? Contact Anna Rodriguez.

 

Monday, July 13 | 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

FREE LEGAL ADVICE CLINICS FOR VETERANS

The Austin Bar Association offers free legal advice to military veterans and their families on a monthly basis at the Austin VA Outpatient Clinic. We have had to cancel in-person clinics indefinitely due to Covid-19 virus.  However, we will be offering Virtual Free Legal Advice clinics in its place.  Attorney volunteers will provide brief, legal advice. Click here to volunteer. Veterans, please note: Veterans, please note: Veterans must apply online here to receive assistance by Friday July 10th or call 512-472-0279×110.…

Free 

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Wednesday, July 15 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Members Only FREE REMOTE CLE

Topic: How to Avoid Malpractice During the Pandemic Speaker: Jett Hanna, Texas Lawyers’ Insurance Exchange This program will consider what we can do to avoid the next disaster based on what is happening in this one, how the strange circumstances do not change your responsibilities as a lawyer, dangers from switching from work at the office to work at home, and how to work with clients who have reduced ability to pay. 1 hour partic. CLE 1 hour Ethics CLICK…

| 1 CLE credit hour 

Thursday, July 16 | 7:30 am to 8:30 am

Solos Supporting Solos (Remote)

Topic: Help! I’ve been Grieved! What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About the Texas Grievance System Speaker: Seana Willing, Chief Disciplinary Counsel, State Bar of Texas The program will help attendees better understand how the Texas grievance system works, how to avoid a grievance being filed against you, and how to respond if one is filed against you. 0.75 hours partic. CLE 0.75 hours Ethics Contact Joe Gagen to RSVP and receive the Zoom link.

| .75 CLE credit hours 

Thursday, July 16 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Travis County Civil Courts Pilot Jury Trial Program: Keeping the Wheels of Justice in Motion During a Pandemic (REMOTE)

The Travis County Civil District & County Judges, together with the Office of Court Administration and the Austin Bar Association’s Jury Trial Task Force, are launching a pilot program to test jury trials via Zoom, beginning in mid-August 2020. During the pilot program, jury selection and the trials will be conducted remotely. To participate, all parties and their attorneys must agree to use the Zoom platform. One-day summary jury trials and remote binding trials that can be tried in less than…

| 1 CLE credit hour 

RSVP: 250.submission@traviscountytx.gov

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Friday, July 17 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Members Only FREE REMOTE CLE

Topic: Trust Me: I’m a Lawyer – Handling Trust Accounting and Freelancing Speaker: Claude Ducloux 1 hour partic. CLE 1 hour Ethics CLICK HERE to register to attend the CLE via Zoom Once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation message with a link to the Zoom meeting and password. If you have any questions, contact Kelli at kelli@austinbar.org.

| 1 CLE credit hour 

Friday, July 24 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Members Only FREE REMOTE CLE

Topic: Strong and Effective Client Relations – Improving your Personal Skills Speaker: Claude Ducloux 1 hour partic. CLE 1 hour Ethics CLICK HERE to register to attend the CLE via Zoom. Once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation message with a link to the Zoom meeting and password. If you have any questions, contact Kelli at kelli@austinbar.org. Sponsored by She Spies Private Eye.

| 1 CLE credit hour 

Monday, July 27 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Nuts & Bolts of Handling a Remote Jury Trial in Travis County Civil Courts: What You Need to Know Before You Go (REMOTE)

The Travis County Civil District & County Judges, together with the Office of Court Administration and the Austin Bar Association’s Jury Trial Task Force, are launching a pilot program to test jury trials via Zoom, beginning in mid-August 2020. During the pilot program, jury selection and the trials will be conducted remotely. To participate, all parties and their attorneys must agree to use the Zoom platform. One-day summary jury trials and remote binding trials that can be tried in less than…

| 1 CLE credit hour 

RSVP: 250.submission@traviscountytx.gov

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