University of Texas School of Law

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eSupplement to the 13th Annual Texas Advanced Administrative Law Seminar (May 2017)

Session 1: All You Need Is Love! Camaraderie and Professionalism - Be courteous, respectful, and civil—and do try to get along with your colleagues. Session 2: Technology’s Disruption of the Legal Profession - Explore various technologies and emerging platforms that continue to influence the legal industry, including key considerations in implementing these technologies and related ethical concerns. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.50 | 1.50 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$80  

eSupplement to the 12th Annual Consumer Bankruptcy Practice (Mar 2018)

Session 1: The Ten Commandments of Ethical Leadership for Lawyers—Based on Lessons Learned From Some of Our Top Presidents of the United States - To fulfill our obligations to clients and society requires acting in accordance with an ethical framework for leadership in satisfying daily tasks. In this presidential election year, what better way to grasp this ethical framework than digging into the lessons from some of our greatest presidents whose timeless wisdom in how they went about their business can help lawyers focus on best practices in fulfilling our professional responsibilities. Session 2: Cyber Ethics: Ensuring Compliance with Evolving Technology - Lawyers today find that keeping client information safe is more challenging when using today’s technology tools. You don’t have to have a degree in computer science to understand how to avoid ethical missteps related to technology. Lawyer-friendly information on cyber ethics is provided. Session 3: Stress Kills Success: Mindfulness and the Small Firm Practitioner - Learn about the science behind stress and wellness, along with how mindfulness can help with peak performance. more »

Total Credit Hours:
2.00 | 0.75 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$95  

2017 Employment Law Update: Public Sector Employment, Federal Contractors, Joint Employers, Pay Equity, and Whistleblowers (Jul 2017)

Session 1: Public Sector Employment Law Update - Hear a discussion on recent developments of importance for representing government employees and employers, including free speech, due process, privacy, political patronage, and state law developments in the public workplace.   Session 2: Federal Contractor Update - Hear updates on federal contractor compliance obligations and recent Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) regulations, including a review of the Trump Administration’s impact.   Session 3: Who’s the Boss? Update on Employee vs. Contractor and Joint Employer Status - Cash-strapped taxing authorities and employee rights agencies want a clearly defined employer (or two) to take responsibility. The gig economy and other lovers of freedom and flexibility prefer the independence of temporary alliances and blurred lines. Mix in a new Administration and the task of proper classification—and avoiding the costs of a mistake—just became trickier. Session 4: Pay Equity Panel - Explore the principle of pay equity, how it is reflected in the various statutes governing pay equity, and the legal and practical concerns in complying with those statutes. Session 5: Developments in Whistleblower Cases - Last year was a banner year for whistleblower cases. Hear the latest in the developments and examine the drivers behind big verdicts and judgments. more »

Total Credit Hours:
3.00 | 0.25 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$135  

Advanced Technology Licensing (Jun 2018)

Session 1: Advanced Licensing - With more and more companies monetizing their intellectual property through licensing arrangements and other forms of technology transactions, courts continue to develop licensing law and contract principles at an ever-increasing pace. Review important key agreement clauses in light of recent developments, with an emphasis on practical drafting and negotiating strategies. Session 2: Open Source and Community License Enforcement - Enforcement of open source licenses via copyright infringement actions, in the US and abroad, is common. Learn about community efforts to reign in copyright trolls and gain a better understanding of current trolling activity. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$85  

Alternative Investments and Tax-Exempt Bond Compliance Strategies (Jun 2018)

Session 1: Alternative Investments: The Keys to Managing Tax Risks - Alternative investments present tough challenges to tax advisers and tax professionals of colleges and universities and can be a strain on resources – including intensive information gathering, combing through complex Schedules K-1, communicating with investment advisors, and rigorous tax reporting. Learn best practices on how to manage the tax compliance process related to alternative investments, including leveraging relationships with campus resources including the offices of Investment, Treasury, and Accounting. Session 2: Tax-Exempt Bond Compliance Strategies - Learn about the new IRS safe-harbor management contract rules, and hear an overview of the 2017 Tax Act and its impact on tax-exempt bond financing, and the essential elements of building a post-issuance tax compliance program, including Schedule K reporting. more »

Total Credit Hours:
2.00    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$95  

Autonomous Vehicles and Drones: Legal and Policy Changes (Jun 2018)

Session 1: There’s Been an Incident Involving Your Self-Driving Car - Having a well-thought-out incident response plan that is thorough but flexible will not only allow for prompt action but also demonstrate that the risks have been properly considered. Hear a description of some of the questions and considerations to keep in mind when preparing for that dreaded call and some of the unique issues these vehicles raise. Session 2: Legal and Policy Challenges in the Age of Drone Fever - Technology has moved quickly forward and what used to be considered toys are now tools of industry and public agencies. Drones provide significant safety and efficiency benefits to industry, but also present novel safety, security, and privacy issues to policymakers. Learn about the latest in commercial drone law and policy as we move toward an era of "highways in the sky." more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.00    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$55  

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Review of Issues and Case Law Relating to Business Divorce in Texas LLC's and Partnerships (Jul 2016)

Explore the array of legal business issues that owners and investors in private entities face when they consider implementing a Business Divorce. Review the exit strategies that owners and investors in private companies are well-advised to consider before investing, including buy-sell agreements, valuation methods and drag-along and tag-along rights. And examine claims made by minority investors who wish to challenge the actions taken by the business's majority owners, and the legal defenses of majority owners to these investor accusations. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$50  

Business Data Breaches and Challenges for In-House Counsel (Jun 2018)

Session 1: Special Considerations for the Business Data Breach - Effective response to cybersecurity incidents is critical to managing and minimizing regulatory and litigation risks, while protecting your customers and your brand. Explore developments in incident response and hear practical guidance for managing and insuring against risk while satisfying legal obligations when the inevitable breach occurs. Session 2: Cybersecurity: In-House Counsel Challenges and Perspectives - A conversation with in-house counsel discussing salient and trending topics in cybersecurity, including balancing employee privacy and effective cyber defense, finding the “right” level of supplier cybersecurity diligence, and recommended practices for implementing data security governance. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.25    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$65  

Challenging Crime-Based Grounds of Deportability (Jul 2018)

Listen to a discussion about the categorical approach, plus a review of crime-based removability grounds, proof of conviction, doctrine of divisibility, and recent case law. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.25 | 0.50 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$65  

Challenging NTAs and Motions to Suppress (Jul 2018)

Learn how to launch procedural challenges to the Notice to Appear (NTA) and the timing, process, and substance of a Motion to Suppress. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.50 | 0.25 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$45  

Consumer Bankruptcy: Automatic Stays, Conversions, Discharges, and Limits on Representation (Jul 2016)

Session 1: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about the Automatic Stay (But Were Afraid to Ask) - Get tips, tricks, and practical advice with regard to Motions to Extend the Stay, Motions to Impose the Stay, Motions for Relief from the Stay, Motions to Enforce the Stay, and other matters relating to 11 U.S.C. §§362 and 1301. Session 2: Conversions and Dismissals under Sections 706 and 707 - A primer on recent case developments involving dismissals and conversions for cause under Sections 706 and 707. Session 3: Top Five Ways to Lose Your Discharge - From Section 523 exceptions to discharge to Section 727 objections to discharge, learn about the most common—and most surprising—ways your client can lose her bankruptcy discharge. Session 4: Limiting the Scope of Representation in Chapter 7 Cases - Overview of the legal and ethical issues involved in limiting the scope of representations ("unbundling") in Chapter 7 cases. more »

Total Credit Hours:
2.75 | 0.75 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$125  

Consumer Bankruptcy: FDCPA Claims, Domestic Support Obligations, and the Homestead Exemption (Jul 2016)

Session 1: The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the Bankruptcy Claim Process: Debtors' Rights and Remedies under the FDPCA - Explore the developing law governing debtors' ability to sue their creditors in bankruptcy court for violations of the FDCPA. Session 2: Return of the Smackdown! Use and Abuse of State Court Receiverships - What happens when the judgment debtor files bankruptcy? How does the automatic stay apply? And just who owns the FDCPA claims? Explore these questions in the long-awaited return of this conference favorite. Session 3: The Domestic Support Obligation in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Cases: The Obligation and Claim the Debtor Must Satisfy - Explore issues a debtor with a domestic support obligation may encounter from the time he files a Chapter 13 bankruptcy case, up to confirmation, and through obtaining a discharge through a question and answer session between a debtor counsel and an Assistant Attorney General from the Child Support Division. Session 4: What in the World Have They Done to the Texas Homestead Exemption? - From changing applications of the Texas Proceeds Rule to conflicting opinions on whether a Texas Homestead is an interest or a right, the Texas Homestead Exemption has been the subject of increasing controversy in recent years. What has become of this once-unassailable exemption? more »

Total Credit Hours:
2.50    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$115  

Court of Criminal Appeal Panel and Rules of Appellate Procedure (Jul 2017)

Session 1: Court of Appeals Judicial Panel - Hear Court of Appeals judges discuss what they do, Court dockets, and better ways for practitioners to represent parties before the Court. You have questions; they have answers. Session 2: Rules of Appellate Procedures - From motions for new trial to motions for rehearing, an attorney’s grasp of the Rules of Appellate Procedure can make or break a case. Explore some of the most important appellate rules for criminal practitioners and highlight recent changes to the rules. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.25    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$65  

Crowdfunding: How the Internet Is Changing Securities Laws (Jul 2014)

Discussion of the current crowdfunding landscape, the SEC’s new crowdfunding regulations and the potential opportunities and liabilities for investors, issuers and portals. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$50  

Cybersecurity and Data Protection (Jul 2017)

Session 1: Cybersecurity Update, Part I: Risk & Liability - We all know that information and data can be breached, but what are the risks when that happens? Listen to a discussion about what you, as a firm and/or attorney, are liable for and what the liabilities are for vendors.   Session 2: Cybersecurity Update, Part II: Crisis Management - Explore issues related to crisis management and how to respond to network intrusions, data loss, data breach, and cyber disruption.   Session 3: Trade Secrets: A Practical Guide to Protecting Information In and Out of Court - Explore techniques for use before and during litigation to protect trade secret information critical to an organization’s success.   more »

Total Credit Hours:
2.00 | 0.25 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$95  

Cybersecurity Issues for National Security (Jun 2018)

Cybersecurity intersects substantially with national security giving rise to complex questions of policy and law. Hear Professor Chesney map the terrain and review important recent developments. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.50    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$45  

Distress in the Energy Industry (Jul 2015)

Anytime there are fundamental market changes there is a winner and a loser.  Find out how the vast supply of U.S. oil and gas discoveries coupled with stricter environmental regulations are causing long term changes.  Who are the winners, who are the losers?  Find out how these shifts have impacted coal, renewables, oil and gas, power generation, and refineries.  The panel will discuss the impact of these changes on the industry as a whole and on the value of the companies that participate in these industries. more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.00    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$55  

Do You Know Where Your Data is?: Data Sharing and the State of the Law (Jun 2018)

Modern companies are awash in data. Employees generate it and are usually looking for the most efficient way to share it internally and externally. Review the myriad of problems that can occur even with the most well-meaning of employees. From the possible export control risks of emailing technical information to an overseas colleague, to using Dropbox and other file sharing sites to exchange information, to providing data to contract employees, and more, explore the state of the law as it relates to data and what can happen if you lose control of it. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.75    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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Includes: Video Audio Slides

$50  

Ethical Issues and Self Care in Immigration Law (Jul 2018)

Explore some of the basic ethical issues facing immigration practitioners, including preparing witnesses to testify in court, preparation and presentation of documentary evidence to the court, and withdrawing as counsel when there is an ethical issue or conflict of interest. more »

Total Credit Hours:
0.50 | 0.50 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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$50  

Ethical Turnarounds (Jul 2015)

How can law firms use turnaround techniques to maximize the value of their services for themselves and their clients? more »

Total Credit Hours:
1.00 | 1.00 ethics    Credit Info
TX, CA, OK

TX MCLE credit expires: 7/31/2019

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Includes: Audio Paper Slides

$60  

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