Special Needs Trusts

Austin – DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin – Feb 9-10, 2023

Live Webcast – Feb 9-10, 2023

The 19th Annual Changes and Trends Affecting Special Needs Trusts brings together nationally recognized professionals in the SNT field, features the latest updates and hot topics, and offers a great set of materials including sample forms, drafting tips, sample language, and resources. This year’s program includes: Thomas Foley, Executive Director of the National Disability Institute, will present Changing Expectations that reviews the cutting-edge programs that have helped people on SSI and SSDI earn more. An overview of special needs trusts essentials, including Special Needs Trusts 101, and Redlining the Basics of a SNT. What Happens When the Public Health Emergency Ends?, explores what to expect when the COVID-19 health emergency ends. Gain insight into resources in the legal, business development and practice management areas that may be helpful for building and growing a special needs planning practice Explore strategies for using a SNT to preserve means tested benefits for a minor child receiving child support. 3.00 hours of ethics credit, including Hazards of the Special Needs Trust Fairness Act – Assessing Beneficiary Capacity to Establish a SNT; Who Pays the Attorney’s Fees in Trust Litigation?. Network with program faculty, colleagues, and exhibitors at the Thursday Evening Reception. Following the conference, attendees will receive supplemental on-demand programming to ensure they are able to satisfy their full 15.00/3.00 Texas MCLE requirement.

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 13.75 | 3.00 ethics
  • Credit Info
  • Specializations:
    Estate Planning and Probate Law, Tax Law
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School Law Conference

Austin – AT&T Conference Center – Feb 9-10, 2023

Live Webcast – Feb 9-10, 2023

UT Law CLE’s 38th Annual School Law Conference is the definitive program for school administrators, school board members, education professionals, and the legal counsel who represent them. Presentations offer in-depth, practical discussion of the legal and regulatory issues affecting schools and school districts, and provide a must-have set of materials and resources.

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 12.25 | 1.75 ethics
  • Credit Info
  • Specializations:
    Administrative Law, Civil Appellate Law, Civil Trial Law, Labor and Employment Law
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Advanced Patent Law Institute

Alexandria – United States Patent and Trademark Office – Mar 23-24, 2023

Live Webcast – Mar 23-24, 2023

The 18th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute is BACK and in-person at the United States Patent and Trademark Office this year! Don't miss a unique opportunity to join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics, and members of the federal judiciary for two days of presentations on the latest developments in patent law. 

Health Law Pre-Conference

Houston – Apr 5, 2023

Join us on April 5, 2023 for the Health Law Pre-Conference. This 2-hour course is the perfect overview and conference primer—for both new entrants and seasoned practitioners in the field—with concurrent tracks on health law fundamentals, issues in health law, and in-house counsel hot topics (limited to in-house counsel only).

Health Law Conference

Houston – Apr 6-7, 2023

Live Webcast – Apr 6-7, 2023

UT Law CLE's 34th Annual Health Law Conference brings together leading in-house attorneys from major hospitals and medical institutions, government officials, as well as legal and financial advisors representing hospitals, healthcare providers, and physicians. The conference provides practical and detailed coverage of updates, current issues, and key strategies and opportunities facing members of the healthcare community.  You're also invited to register for Wednesday's Health Law Pre-Conference. This 2-hour course is the perfect overview and conference primer—for both new entrants and seasoned practitioners in the field—with concurrent tracks on health law fundamentals, issues in health law, and in-house counsel hot topics (limited to in-house counsel only).  

Fundamentals of Oil, Gas and Mineral Law

Houston – Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston – Apr 13, 2023

Live Webcast – Apr 13, 2023

UT Law CLE's Fundamentals of Oil, Gas and Mineral Law brings together a distinguished faculty of both academics and practitioners for a series of presentations designed to provide a comprehensive overview of oil and gas legal issues. The program opens with the definitive primer on how to drill an oil or gas well and continues with sessions on the Rule of Capture, Texas Title Examination Standards, oil and gas interests and conveyancing, the Joint Operating Agreement, voluntary pooling and unitization, and the Railroad Commission. Also learn all you need to know about an oil and gas lease with a four-session series, including classification, royalty clauses, implied covenants and final session on other clauses. Continue on to the 49th Annual Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute for a full day addressing the latest in oil and gas developments. This program is jointly presented by The University of Texas School of Law and The Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.

Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute

Houston – Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston – Apr 14, 2023

Live Webcast – Apr 14, 2023

The Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute continues to be the definitive course for attorneys, corporate lawyers, E&P operators, and landmen. The Institute brings together a distinguished faculty of academics and practitioners for presentations on the latest oil and gas developments. 2023 program highlights include: Two-part Case Law Update showcasing recent decisions on oil and gas leases, royalties, mineral conveyances, joint operating agreements, state regulation, and related topics. Examine recent cases across the country concerning subsurface property rights and hear a high-level account of the state of subsurface property law. Devon v. Sheppard: Is Royalty Owed on Gross Proceeds or Gross Proceeds Plus? Explore the use of equitable defenses in deed construction cases, and the application of Sun Oil to those defense. Plus valuable information on the consequences of not complying with preferential rights to purchase, PPQ, surface conflicts between oil and gas and renewable energy developments and more. Come a day early for Thursday's Fundamentals of Oil, Gas and Mineral Law—ideal for beginners and experienced practitioners seeking a refresher. The Institute is jointly presented by The University of Texas School of Law and The Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.

Land Use Fundamentals

Austin – DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin – Apr 19, 2023

Live Webcast – Apr 19, 2023

Land Use Conference

Austin – DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin – Apr 20-21, 2023

Live Webcast – Apr 20-21, 2023

Corporate Counsel Institute

Houston – The Whitehall Hotel – May 4-5, 2023

Live Webcast – May 4-5, 2023

Join us for The University of Texas School of Law’s 45th Annual Corporate Counsel Institute—THE conference for in-house counsel and outside counsel who represent companies of all sizes. The Institute offers in-depth, practical discussions on the legal issues and considerations that matter most to corporate counsel, and provides opportunities for dialogue and networking among speakers and attendees—making this an event you don't want to miss! Following the conference, attendees will receive a bonus eSupplement to ensure practitioners can earn their required 15.00/3.00 Texas MCLE hours for the year.

Conference on Criminal Appeals

Austin – Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol – May 10-12, 2023

Live Webcast – May 10-12, 2023

UT Law CLE's 2023 Robert O. Dawson Conference on Criminal Appeals features members of the Court of Criminal Appeals and judges from the intermediate courts around Texas joining prosecutors and defense attorneys for balanced discussions and insights into current issues facing the criminal justice system, including: A review of significant decisions from both the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court from the past year. Gain insight into practical suppression issues on appeal and how to protect your record for appellate practice. Hear practical advice from judges during two judicial panels; the Court of Appeals Judicial Panel and the Court of Criminal Appeals Judicial Panel. Explore standards of review, writing findings of fact, statutory interpretation, and more.  Join your colleagues and conference faculty at the Wednesday Evening Opening Reception.   Following the conference, attendees will receive a bonus eSupplement containing an additional hours of MCLE to ensure that Texas practitioners can earn their required 15.00/3.00 MCLE hours for the year.

Technology Law Conference

Austin – May 25-26, 2023

Live Webcast – May 25-26, 2023

UT Law CLE’s Technology Law Conference brings together a nationally-recognized faculty of technology and licensing practitioners; in-house counsel from leading tech companies; and experts in open source, data privacy/security, and emerging technology for the latest issues affecting the industry.

Labor and Employment Law Conference

Austin – AT&T Conference Center – Jun 1-2, 2023

Live Webcast – Jun 1-2, 2023

Higher Education Taxation Institute

Austin – Jun 4-6, 2023

Live Webcast – Jun 4-6, 2023

The Higher Education Taxation Institute (HETI) provides a unique forum for college and university tax professionals from around the country to examine and discuss federal tax issues and compliance, as well as legislative, judicial, regulatory, and administrative changes affecting colleges and universities.