University of Texas School of Law
26th Annual
Labor and Employment Law Conference
Austin May 9-10, 2019 AT&T Conference Center
$645 Individual  |  $695 after May 1
Live Webcast May 9-10, 2019
$595 Individual

UT Law CLE

2019 Labor and Employment Law Conference

Program Features
After 26 years, UT Law's Labor and Employment Law Conference is more relevant than ever. With two days of timely updates and emerging trends in employment law from leading members of the bar and personnel experts, the conference has earned the reputation as the premier program on employment law practice in Texas.

UT Law CLE

2019 Labor and Employment Law Conference

Faculty

Planning Committee

Amy Gibson—Chair
Gibson Wiley PLLC
Dallas, TX
Deborah Salzberg—Director
The University of Texas School of Law
Austin, TX
Sean M. Becker
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Houston, TX
Jason Boulette
Boulette Golden & Marin L.L.P.
Austin, TX
Richard R. Brann
Baker Botts
Houston, TX
Clara "C. B." Burns
Kemp Smith LLP
El Paso, TX
B. Lee Crawford Jr.
City of Austin Law Department
Austin, TX
Dennis P. Duffy
Baker & Hostetler LLP
Houston, TX
Philip Durst
Deats, Durst & Owen, P.L.L.C.
Austin, TX
Michael W. Fox
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Austin, TX
Malinda A. Gaul
Gaul and Dumont
San Antonio, TX
Shafeeqa W. Giarratani
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Austin, TX
Brian S. Greig
Norton Rose Fulbright
Austin, TX
Christopher H. Hahn
Dell
Round Rock, TX
Linda Ottinger Headley
Littler Mendelson P.C.
Houston, TX
Kenneth D. Hughes
Hughes PLLC
Houston, TX
John V. Jansonius
Jackson Walker LLP
Dallas, TX
Austin Kaplan
Kaplan Law Firm
Austin , TX
James H. Kizziar Jr.
Bracewell
San Antonio, TX
David T. Lopez
Attorney-Arbitrator-Mediator
Houston, TX
Laura M. Merritt
Boulette Golden & Marin L.L.P.
Austin, TX
Victoria Martin Phipps
Littler Mendelson P.C.
Houston, TX
Derek T. Rollins
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Austin, TX
Shannon B. Schmoyer
Schmoyer Reinhard LLP
San Antonio, TX
Robert E. Sheeder
Bracewell
Dallas, TX
Rod Tanner
Tanner and Associates, PC
Fort Worth, TX
Kathryn Youker
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
Brownsville, TX

UT Law CLE

2019 Labor and Employment Law Conference

Credit Information

MCLE Credit

Texas
12.75 hrs  |  1.25 hrs Ethics
Legal Specialization(s): Expected for Civil Appellate Law, Expected for Civil Trial Law, Expected for Labor and Employment Law
Additional Information
A Texas MCLE Reporting Form will be included in your course materials. Please complete and return to the registration desk and UT Law CLE will report credit on your behalf to the State Bar of Texas, or you can self-report your credit directly to the State Bar of Texas at texasbar.com. A Certificate of Attendance will be provided at the conference to keep for your records.  
California
12.75 hrs  |  1.25 hrs Ethics
Additional Information
At the conference, you will need to sign in on the Record of Attendance form at the registration desk. Self-report your CLE credit directly to the State Bar of California at calbar.ca.gov. You will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the conference to keep for your records. UT Law CLE will maintain Attendance Records for four years.  
Oklahoma – Expected
15.00 hrs  |  1.50 hrs Ethics
Additional Information
At the conference, you will need to sign in on the Record of Attendance form at the registration desk. You will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the conference to keep for your records. UT Law CLE will report credit on your behalf to the Oklahoma Bar Association within 30 days after the conference.
Other States
Note on Self-Reporting Your Credits in Another State
If you wish to satisfy MCLE or other professional education requirements in another state for a program offered by the University of Texas School of Law, please check with the state bar or other licensing authority in that state before taking the program to ensure it will qualify for self-reporting your credits.

Other Credit

Human Resources PHR/SPHR/GPHR – Expected
12.75 hrs
Additional Information
This activity has been approved for recertification credit hours toward California, GPHR, HRBP, HRMP, PHR and SPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. A HRCI Certificate with the activity ID number will be included as part of the course materials provided at the conference.

For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org
Human Resources SHRM-CPSM / SHRM-SCPSM – Expected
12.75 hrs
Additional Information
The University of Texas School of Law is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.
TX Accounting CPE – Expected
15.00 hrs
Additional Information
The University of Texas School of Law (Provider #250) live conferences are presumptively approved by The Texas State Board of Public Accountancy for Texas Accounting CPE credit based on a 50-minute credit hour. Approved for general CPE credit only.

At the conference, you will need to sign in on the Accounting CPE Record of Attendance form at the registration desk. You will receive a Texas Accounting Certificate of Completion at the conference for your records. Self-report your CPE credit directly to TSBPA. UT Law CLE will maintain Attendance Records for four years.  

MCLE Credit

Texas
12.75 hrs  |  1.25 hrs Ethics
Legal Specialization(s): Expected for Civil Appellate Law, Expected for Civil Trial Law, Expected for Labor and Employment Law
Additional Information
UT Law CLE will report credit to the State Bar of Texas on your behalf. If you are claiming credit in the last week of your birth month, self-report your credit directly to the State Bar of Texas at texasbar.com. A Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you upon claiming credit.
California
12.75 hrs  |  1.25 hrs Ethics
Additional Information
Self-report your CLE credit directly to the State Bar of California at calbar.ca.gov. Print and keep the Certificate of Completion for your records. A Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you upon claiming credit.
Oklahoma – Expected
15.00 hrs  |  1.50 hrs Ethics
Additional Information
The University of Texas School of Law (Provider #169) live webcast presentations meet the requirements and are presumptively approved by the Oklahoma Bar Association for MCLE credit based on a 50-minute credit hour. This accreditation requires attendance verification. In compliance with the rules, UT Law CLE monitors and records attendee responses to questions that randomly appear during the live webcast presentation. The response record is detailed on the Certificate of Completion.

To claim Oklahoma MCLE credit, Oklahoma credit option must be selected PRIOR to viewing the live webcast. Upon claiming credit, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you. UT Law CLE will report credit on your behalf to the Oklahoma Bar Association within 30 days after the webcast.
Other States – Expected
12.75 hrs  |  1.25 hrs Ethics
Additional Information
Note on Self-Reporting Your Credits in Another State
If you wish to satisfy MCLE or other professional education requirements in another state for a program offered by the University of Texas School of Law, please check with the state bar or other licensing authority in that state to ensure it will qualify for self-reporting your credits.

To claim Other States MCLE credit, Other States credit option must be selected PRIOR to viewing the live webcast. Upon claiming credit, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you.

This accreditation requires attendance verification. UT Law CLE monitors and records attendee responses to questions that randomly appear during the live webcast presentation. The response record is detailed on the Certificate of Completion .

MCLE credit is presented based on a 60-minute credit hour. 

Other Credit

Human Resources PHR/SPHR/GPHR – Expected
12.75 hrs
Human Resources SHRM-CPSM / SHRM-SCPSM – Expected
12.75 hrs
TX Accounting CPE – Expected
15.00 hrs
Additional Information
The University of Texas School of Law (Provider #250) live webcast presentations meet the requirements and are presumptively approved by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy for Texas Accounting CPE credit based on a 50-minute credit hour. Approved for general CPE credit only.

This accreditation requires attendance verification. In compliance with the rules, UT Law CLE monitors and records attendee responses to questions that randomly appear during the live webcast presentation. The response record is detailed on the Certificate of Completion.

To claim Texas Accounting CPE credit, the Texas Accounting CPE credit option must be selected PRIOR to viewing the live webcast. Upon claiming credit, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you. Self-report your CPE credit directly to the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy.

UT Law CLE

2019 Labor and Employment Law Conference

Key Dates

Austin

  • Last day for Individual early registration: May 1, 2019
    Add $50 for registrations received after this time
  • Last day for cancellation (full refund): May 3, 2019
  • Last day for cancellation (partial refund): May 6, 2019
    $50 processing fee applied

Live Webcast

  • Last day for Individual early registration: May 1, 2019
    Add $0 for registrations received after this time
  • Last day for cancellation (full refund): May 3, 2019
  • Last day for cancellation (partial refund): May 6, 2019
    $50 processing fee applied

UT Law CLE

2019 Labor and Employment Law Conference

Hotel / Venue

Austin

AT&T Conference Center

The University of Texas at Austin
1900 University Avenue
Austin, TX
877.744.8822 (reservations)
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