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Overcoming the Problem Witness

Session 1: Overcoming the Problem Witness - How to handle the difficult witness, yours or theirs. Session 2: Some Depositions are Hard to Overcome - Arthur Godfrey had a TV show once called "Kids Say the Darndest Things". The same can be true with witnesses in depositions.

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.25 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2022
  • Overcoming the Problem Witness
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Taking the Deposition in Business or Tort Cases (2021)

Session 1: Depositions in Business Litigation - Discuss strategies for securing the testimony you need in complex business cases. Session 2: Taking Depositions in Tort Cases - Strategic case building and effective discovery with lay witness and expert depositions.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2022
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Taking the Deposition of the Defendant or Expert

Session 1: Deposing for the Defendant - Effective deposition preparation and technique help achieve the dual goals of securing important admissions and discovering the Plaintiff’s case such that the Defendant is not surprised at trial. This topic covers best practices for both aspects of taking depositions on behalf of a defendant. Session 2: Beating the Expert - Find out how to take an expert’s deposition—how to avoid being intimidated and how to set realistic, attainable goals when you depose the "expert."

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.25 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2022
  • Taking the Deposition of the Defendant or Expert
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The Essentials of Deposition Strategies (2021)

Session 1: Developing a Winning Strategy - Discuss the fail-safe tricks to ensure you have a winning strategy at depositions. Session 2: Developing Your Trial Cross Through the Adverse Deposition? - Learn to take admission-seeking depositions of adverse witnesses so that they are effectively limited in their testimony at trial.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.25 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2022
  • The Essentials of Deposition Strategies (2021)
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An Oil and Gas Drilling Primer 

Hear an overview of the process of finding oil and gas and bringing it to the surface, as well as some of the needed agreements.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.50 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
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Hooked on CLE: June 2021

Session 1: Building a Disaster Plan for Your Law Practice - Join Hannah Dyal as she explores: is your law firm ready for a disaster and how to prepare. This presentation will give firms and solo practitioners tips for how to begin building a disaster plan for their law practice.  Session 2: Dram Shop Cases: When the Bar Causes the Crash - There’s an extra party that often belongs in the car crash case—a dram shop that overserved one of the drivers. Session 3: Fixing Real Estate Headaches: Deeds, Trusts, and Title Issues - An overview of how to identify and address real estate issues unique to estate planners such erroneous deeds (possibly from years ago), chain of title errors, lost trusts, and more. Session 4: Analyzing Your Contract Through the Eyes of a Litigator and Jury - Examine the common causes of action coming out of a breach of contract, review the state statutory and case law regarding common contract provisions, and understand different perspectives of the transactional attorney and the litigator on the same agreement so that you can ask and answer important questions that may change the drafting of the agreement in the first place. Session 5: Too Many Entities - As more “deals” are put together, more entities are used to facilitate the “deal." Assess the huge liability risk for clients and lawyers if litigation is the end result.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.00 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
  • Hooked on CLE: June 2021
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Oil and Gas Conveyancing and Interests in Oil and Gas

Explore some of the pitfalls related to conveyances of minerals and royalties (both fixed and floating).

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr | 0.25 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
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Texas Title Examination Standards: Introduction and Practical Exercises

Take a look at the use of Title Examination Standards to address common defects, exceptions, and errors found in the chain of title to land. Explore the language of the standards, times when they are applicable, and the commentary of applicable law for each standard. Take part in a few practical examination exercises using actual situations encountered in title examination.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
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The Essentials of an Oil and Gas Lease

Session 1: The Oil and Gas Lease, Part I: Classification, Scope of Grant and Duration - An in-depth focus on how an oil and gas lease is classified in law and on the key clauses of the lease. Session 2: The Oil and Gas Lease, Part II: The Royalty Clause in an Oil and Gas Lease - In Texas, the calculation of the royalty obligation created under an oil and gas lease is determined by looking at the specific language contained in the royalty clause. Royalty terms in the lease such as "market value at the well" or "amount realized" establish how the royalty payor must measure and calculate royalty, and what post​-production costs can be allocated to the lessor interest. This presentation reviews some of the principal phrases used to describe such obligations and how the Texas courts have interpreted them, and examine​s how that same language has been interpreted differently in other jurisdictions. It analyze​s the impact of division and transfer orders and royalty payment statutes on royalty obligations contained in the lease.   Session 3: The Oil and Gas Lease, Part III: Implied Covenants - Examine the law of implied covenants, including the duties imposed, elements necessary to establish a claim, and remedies and defenses available. Session 4: The Oil and Gas Lease, Part IV: Other Clauses - Review other clauses in an oil and gas lease, including surface use clauses and riders, retained acreage and proportionate reduction clauses, and savings clauses such as continuous operations, dry hole, force majeure, and shut-in gas royalty clauses.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 2.75 hrs | 0.50 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
  • The Essentials of an Oil and Gas Lease
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The Joint Operating Agreement in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law

Understanding the key components of the JOA and a consideration of recurring issues with emphasis on horizontal drilling and allocation wells.  How the JOA works, what doesn’t work, some suggested Article XVI provisions and some new unanswered questions.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
  • The Joint Operating Agreement in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law
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The Rule of Capture, Correlative Rights and Principles of Conservation

Examine the effects of the Rule of Capture, and discuss well spacing, production limitations, pooling and unitization, and related environmental regulation. Hear a description of agency rules and regulations, rule-making and adjudication procedures, along with a judicial review of agency actions including the concepts of collateral attack, exhaustion of administrative remedies, primary jurisdiction, and standards of deference.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.50 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
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Voluntary Pooling and Unitization

Review voluntary pooling as authorized in an oil and gas lease, which provides the lessee a means to combine acreage under one lease with acreage underlying adjacent tracts. Also, explore the voluntary unitization statute in Texas under which the Railroad Commission approves field‑wide units, which may combine acreage from numerous tracts and leases for the purpose of enhanced recovery or re-pressuring operations.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.50 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
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What You Need to Know to Drill and Complete an Oil or Gas Well in Texas

An overview of the key rules, forms and trouble spots involved in obtaining authority from the Railroad Commission of Texas to drill and complete an oil or gas well.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.50 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
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Special Needs Trusts Basics and Best Practices (2021)

Session 1: SNT Basics - Take a look at special needs trusts and things to consider when selecting the appropriate option. Gain insight on the intersection of trusts with governmental benefits and delve into the types of special needs trust with case examples. Session 2: Pooled Trusts: Your Answer to Transfers and Over 65 Strategies - Is the size of a trust no longer economically feasible? Are you worried about a transfer of assets penalty? A pooled trust sub-account be a better fit! Discuss transfers from a D4A to a D4C, the authority, the pitfalls and the successes. Solutions for people over 65 who need a self-settled SNT are limited but a pooled trusts and the “half-a-loaf” strategy may be considered as an appropriate option. Session 3: Maximizing Public Benefits: Basics and Updates - Medicaid and public benefits basics will be covered as well as the latest updates on Medicaid and public basics changes. Session 4: ABLE Updates and Basics - This session will provide an overview of Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) accounts and their utility in trust administration and planning. Coordination with Special Needs Trusts (SNTs) and short- and long-term planning with ABLE accounts will be reviewed, including facets of distribution mechanisms and public benefits eligibility. The presenters will provide case studies and recent case law as examples of prudent utilization of ABLE accounts.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 3.50 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 4/30/2022
  • Special Needs Trusts Basics and Best Practices (2021)
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Answer Bar: New Boardmember Basics

Session 1: Governance Literacy - Governance at nonprofit organizations is often not a priority until something goes wrong. Gain practical tips to help board and staff members avoid problems, and review governance topics including fiduciary duties, governing documents, policies, procedures, and the roles of the board, officers, committees, and staff members. Session 2: Financial Statement Essentials - Not-For-Profit entities are issuing financial statements in newly prescribed formats, with an emphasis on resource availability and comparability between entities. Understand the key items to be able to understand the financial story of the financial statements. Review the basics of NFP financials and learn how to leverage the new formats for basic analysis. Session 3: Governance and Fiduciary Issues for Charitable Organizations in the Age of Crisis - This panel will consider prudent nonprofit decision-making in a period of crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Topics include the decision-making boundaries between and among the board, board committees, and management; the role of formal delegations of authority to manage rapidly changing circumstances; the use of enhanced endowment draws, lines of credit, furloughs, cash-flow analyses, and iterative budgeting to manage shut-downs and other revenue challenges; the establishment and maintenance of morale and good will among staff, board members and other volunteers; and the reassessment of policies and procedures in anticipation of the next crisis.  Session 4: Perspectives from Former Regulators on Charitable Oversight - Gain insight into expectations of the IRS and State Office of the Attorney General in the context of operations and management, board duties, and compliance review. Plus, hear tips on communicating positively and effectively on behalf of nonprofit organizations. Session 5: Advocacy, Activism, and Equity - Discuss issues confronted by public charities and their private foundation donors in supporting social movements and advocacy. Topics will include grantmaking related to racial justice and DEI efforts; advocacy and activism vs. lobbying and civil disobedience; and political activity, particularly in connection with 501(c)(3)/501(c)(4) coalitions. Session 6: Cybersecurity: What To Do Now To Help Protect Your Organization Against Cyberattack - Organizational cybersecurity is a significant challenge in normal times. During the pandemic, with limited resources and geographically dispersed staff, including IT and information security personnel, the challenge can feel insurmountable. Discuss the current elevated threat landscape and ways in which nonprofits can improve and bolster their defenses to cyber-attacks, despite the ongoing workplace burdens associated with COVID-19.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 6.00 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 3/31/2022
  • Answer Bar: New Boardmember Basics
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Answer Bar: How to Protect Your Nonprofit

Session 1: Understanding the 501(c) and Governmental Entity Universe - An overview of the various types of tax-exempt organizations from 501(c)(3) public charities and private foundations to governmental organizations and beyond.  Session 2: The Forms 990: 990, 990-EZ, 990-N, 990-PF & 990-T - Learn how to determine which form is required to be filed based on your organization's structure and size, and discuss the differences and similarities between the forms to understand the requirements for filing. Session 3: IRS Audits - An IRS audit won’t happen to my organization, you say—until it does. Audit preparedness should be at the center of any good compliance regime for a Section 501(c)(3) public charity or private foundation, whether you’re audited this year or in 2030. Review the basics of an IRS audit and gain practical advice on preparing for, understanding, managing, and ultimately surviving the audit process. Session 4: Perspectives from Former Regulators on Charitable Oversight - Gain insight into expectations of the IRS and State Office of the Attorney General in the context of operations and management, board duties, and compliance review. Plus, hear tips on communicating positively and effectively on behalf of nonprofit organizations. Session 5: Governance and Fiduciary Issues for Charitable Organizations in the Age of Crisis - This panel will consider prudent nonprofit decision-making in a period of crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Topics include the decision-making boundaries between and among the board, board committees, and management; the role of formal delegations of authority to manage rapidly changing circumstances; the use of enhanced endowment draws, lines of credit, furloughs, cash-flow analyses, and iterative budgeting to manage shut-downs and other revenue challenges; the establishment and maintenance of morale and good will among staff, board members and other volunteers; and the reassessment of policies and procedures in anticipation of the next crisis.  Session 6: Violations of Chapter 42: How to Identify, Correct, and Report While Minimizing Audit Risks - Focus on the Chapter 42 excise tax regime applicable to private foundations and the strategic and compliance issues and considerations relating to identifying, managing, reporting, and correcting such transactions. Session 7: Navigating Self-Dealing and Conflicts of Interest in an Increasingly Interconnected Environment - Gain tools and ideas to avoid self-dealing penalties for private foundations. The code provision has some flexibility and exceptions for compensation, co-investing, and family offices, but once an impermissible deal occurs, the cash or property involved must be returned and the penalty cannot be abated. Reasonable cause concepts don’t apply!   Session 8: The Sky is Not Falling: Tools for Managing Risk - A discussion on understanding, planning for, managing, and funding risk by focusing on practical tools public charities can use. Session 9: Advocacy, Activism, and Equity - Discuss issues confronted by public charities and their private foundation donors in supporting social movements and advocacy. Topics will include grantmaking related to racial justice and DEI efforts; advocacy and activism vs. lobbying and civil disobedience; and political activity, particularly in connection with 501(c)(3)/501(c)(4) coalitions. Session 10: UBTI Therapy Session: Practical Approaches to Tax Reform and UBTI Compliance - UBIT compliance has become much more challenging post-tax reform. Focus on practical methods of addressing those challenges, including obtaining expenses and gathering other data associated with employee parking, separating UBTI into silos, and finding offsets to mitigate additional UBIT. Session 11: Cybersecurity During a Pandemic: What To Do Now To Help Protect Your Organization Against Cyberattack - Organizational cybersecurity is a significant challenge in normal times. During the pandemic, with limited resources and geographically dispersed staff, including IT and information security personnel, the challenge can feel insurmountable. Discuss the current elevated threat landscape and ways in which nonprofits can improve and bolster their defenses to cyber-attacks, despite the ongoing workplace burdens associated with COVID-19. Session 12: Investigations in Today's Woke Workplace - A veteran workplace investigator shares critical tips for ensuring that every complaint investigation is thorough, in good faith, and reliable in the midst of the #MeToo movement, instant social media postings, and polarizing employee relations issues.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 12.00 hrs | 2.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 3/31/2022
  • Answer Bar: How to Protect Your Nonprofit
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    I liked the overview descriptions and can use the information.

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Applying for Tax Exemption

A discussion about the basics of applying for recognition of tax-exempt status from the IRS (focusing on 501(c)(3) status but touching on others as well). This session addresses the procedures and forms to follow, as well as offering tips on what to include in the application.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 3/31/2022
  • Applying for Tax Exemption
    4.43 out of 5 stars
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Preparing for and Navigating an IRS Audit of a Nonprofit Organization

An IRS audit won’t happen to my organization, you say—until it does. Audit preparedness should be at the center of any good compliance regime for a Section 501(c)(3) public charity or private foundation, whether you’re audited this year or in 2030. Review the basics of an IRS audit and gain practical advice on preparing for, understanding, managing, and ultimately surviving the audit process.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 3/31/2022
  • Preparing for and Navigating an IRS Audit of a Nonprofit Organization
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Understanding the 501(c) and Governmental Entity Universe

An overview of the various types of tax-exempt organizations from 501(c)(3) public charities and private foundations to governmental organizations and beyond. 

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 3/31/2022
  • Understanding the 501(c) and Governmental Entity Universe
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Answer Bar: Taking on the Car Crash Client

Session 1: A Day in the Life of a Car Wreck Defense Lawyer - Discuss the laundry list of issues that the car wreck defense lawyer can expect to address in a typical day. Session 2: First Contact, Case Evaluation, and Client Expectations - Learn how to assess who has a claim, potential conflicts, how to evaluate the potential liability, damages, and costs of the case, and how to manage your client's expectations about their case. Session 3: Investigation and Insurance - Examine critical aspects of the crash investigation, including the identification of potential parties and the myriad of potentially applicable insurance coverages. Session 4: Important Cases in the Prosecution and Defense of UM / UIM Cases - A review of recent cases impacting UM/UIM cases and the strategies for prosecuting and defending uninsured and under-insured motorist claims. Session 5: Injury Causation in Low Property Damage Cases - Hear from plaintiff and defense attorneys on best practices for assessing injuries in low property damage cases, including a review of the rationale behind these assessments. Session 6: Medical Issues - Survey issues relating to medical treatment, including the timing of treatment, prognosis, and future treatment needs. Session 7: Notice to Potential Defendants and Pre-Suit Demands - Review what to include in your pre-suit demand, as well as how to provide notice to potential defendants and their insurers.   Session 8: Pre-Suit Settlement - Discuss considerations such as IOLTA requirements, liens and subrogation, and the potential net to your client. Session 9: Subrogation and Liens - The choice is yours: go crazy trying to learn subrogation and liens on your own; commit malpractice by giving away your client’s money; or learn Medicare, Medicaid, worker’s comp, ERISA, hospital liens, child support liens, and self-funded vs insured in one relatively painless seminar. Choose door number 3! Session 10: Moving the Insurance Adjuster Needle - Hear tips for plaintiff and defense counsel to bring the insurance adjuster to a realistic evaluation of the case, for the benefit of not just the plaintiff and counsel, but also the defendant insured and counsel. Session 11: Routine Ethical Issues for the Car Crash Trial Lawyer - This presentation addresses the everyday ethical issues that arise in the prosecution and defense of personal injury cases.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 6.00 hrs | 1.50 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 2/28/2022
  • Answer Bar: Taking on the Car Crash Client
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    Very interesting assortment of panel discussions and individual presentations. I learned a lot as a new attorney. All of the speakers were entertaining, some were even funny.

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