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First Friday Ethics (June 2021)

Need ethics credit? We’ve got you covered! UT Law CLE’s First Friday Ethics streams live every first Friday of the month, and features some of our best ethics speakers and presentations for a total of 3.00 hrs ethics credit. Fulfill your entire annual ethics requirement in Texas in one day!   This month includes: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics) Ethics of Technology in Law Practice: What Lawyers Need to Know (Replay) Consider ethical issues presented by the ever-changing uses of technology in the practice of law including on-line client meetings, meta-cleaning, social media problems and solutions, and your obligation to save information transmitted by texts or other media forms that are not typically auto-saved and archived.   11:10 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)  Ethics Issues and the Legislature (Replay) Every attorney should know the answer to the question, "Who do I work for?" In his presentation, Jon Heining will explore how difficult it is for legislative attorneys to answer this question. In addition, Jon will discuss some general considerations that every attorney should consider when working with legislators and legislative staff. Jon Heining, Texas Legislative Council, Austin, TX 12:20 p.m. to 1:20 p.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics) Elimination of Bias (Replay) So much of the practice of law involves decision-making and convincing others to make better decisions based upon fact rather than emotion. This course is intended to guide attendees to appreciate how they involuntarily make decisions and guide them to recognize and prevent bias.

Includes: Video Audio Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 3.00 hrs | 3.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2022
  • First Friday Ethics (June 2021)
    3.81 out of 5 stars
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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
    3.58 out of 5 stars
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    on point and delivered effectively

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Hooked on CLE: May 2021

THIS MONTH: Historic View of Immigration—The Paper Son and Jewish Immigration in the United States • Ethics: Are You Phoning it In? The Ethical Perils of Practicing Law from Your Cell Phone • The ADA at 30: Lessons from the Pandemic • Defensive Documentation from Hiring to Firing • Environmental Due Diligence – Keeping Up With What Is New • Who is a Partner?

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.00 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 4/30/2022
  • Hooked on CLE: May 2021
    4 out of 5 stars
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    It was great!

    This was a good mix of topics.

$99   Add to Cart
eSupplement to the 32nd Annual Health Law Conference

Session 1: Ethics of Technology in Law Practice: What Lawyers Need to Know - Consider ethical issues presented by the ever-changing uses of technology in the practice of law including on-line client meetings, meta-cleaning, social media problems and solutions, and your obligation to save information transmitted by texts or other media forms that are not typically auto-saved and archived. Session 2: Lawyer Wellness - Taking Care of Ourselves and Others: This panel will offer strategies and tips for lawyers in these uncertain times of pandemic to help cope and thrive. Session 3: Challenges and Current Issues Facing In-House Counsel

Includes: Video Audio Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 3.00 hrs | 2.50 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 3/31/2022
  • eSupplement to the 32nd Annual Health Law Conference
    4.63 out of 5 stars
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    Great Job!!!

$135   Add to Cart
Answer Bar: LLCs and Partnerships Formation

Session 1: 2020 Case Law Update - A survey of recent Texas cases addressing significant issues (fiduciary duties, piercing the entity veil, and more) in the context of LLCs and partnerships (including limited partnerships and LLPs). Session 2: Coronavirus Relief Legislation Update - Congress has passed several pieces of legislation to assist individuals and businesses affected by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).  Hear an update on this legislation and what these new laws may mean to you and your clients. Session 3: 2020 Secretary of State Update - Learn how to avoid last-minute filing issues. Hear filing tips, resources, and administrative issues that will make you a star with your client on filing with the Secretary of State. Session 4: Letters of Intent and Side Letters -  On January 31, 2020, the Texas Supreme Court issued its opinion in Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. v. Enterprise Products, L.P., an important case about when a business relationship is deemed to be a partnership under Texas law. Learn about this case and what it means for structuring and drafting agreements for business relationships. Session 5: To C or not to C?  Entity Selection in the New Tax Age - Tax reform enacted in 2017 changed the tax treatment of business entities, including a reduction in the corporate rate and a new deduction for partners, and brings new considerations into play when choosing or changing the form of doing business. Discuss the operation of the new rules that may influence your selection now, when and why pass-through entities may still be the right choice and how and when multi-entity structures may be useful. Session 6: Model Agreements for Closely Held LLC’s - Company agreements for LLC’s come in all shapes and sizes and it is sometimes hard to know where to turn to create an operating agreement for a new LLC. Hear a discussion presenting three model agreements tailored for a closely held company and walk you through decisions that the authors made in drafting the agreements to help improve your drafting skills and result in better operating agreements. Session 7: Drafting Partnership and LLC Agreements for the New Partnership Audit Rules - 2018 ushers in a paradigm shift in the IRS's approach to partnership audits. Hear these new rules explained at a high level and review sample language to include in partnership and LLC agreements to account for these new rules. Session 8: "Hello"—Inadvertent Partnerships - Partnerships can arise through the conduct of parties. Explore what makes a relationship a partnership and what to do to avoid partnership characterization. Session 9: Inadvertent Partnerships Revisited - Hear an update on inadvertent partnerships after the Dallas Court of Appeals decision in Enterprise Products Partners, L.P. v. Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. Session 10: "Good Bye"—Buy-Outs or Exits - All good (and not so good) things must come to an end.  When owners of an LLC or partnership are ready to part ways, what does one want in the Company Agreement/Partnership Agreement in order to facilitate an orderly exit by the departing owners? Session 11: Effective Engagement Letters and Other Simple Risk-Management Tools - Keeping the client reasonably informed is required under the Texas disciplinary rules of professional conduct, and doing so is good risk management. Examine how effective engagement letters, disengagement letters, and other communications keep the client reasonably informed and engaged, while helping to control the client’s expectations, promoting effective risk management, and reducing the likelihood of legal malpractice claims.  Session 12: Multi-Party Representation for the Business Lawyer - Building on the 2019 presentation on Multi-Party Representation, delve more deeply into the thorny ethical issues when undertaking a business transaction with current clients, possibly impacting former clients, and with an eye to vicarious knowledge of confidences across the law firm.

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 9.75 hrs | 2.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 2/28/2022
  • Answer Bar: LLCs and Partnerships Formation
    3.58 out of 5 stars
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    Outstanding

    just basically was reading to the class.

$355   Add to Cart
Answer Bar: Young Attorney Challenges (Ethics)

Session 1: Life and the Law: Ethical Issues Facing the Young Lawyer - Explore the potholes and sharp curves that await the beginning trial lawyer on the road to a successful litigation practice, through the characters and plot of a recently published novel about a young personal injury lawyer practicing in Houston. Session 2: ​The Disciplinary Process - This presentation covers the disciplinary process, some tips on responding to a grievance, and some of the common rule violations. Session 3: How to Ethically Build Diverse Relationships in the Legal Profession - Law is one of the most relational and least diverse professions in the country. Learn how to ethically address and overcome the challenges of building diverse relationships in the legal space. Explore a guide for attorneys through the pitfalls of achieving meaningful diversity and inclusive relationships in their practice, discuss tools to intentionally build and strengthen diverse relationships, and receive practical techniques to make your practice a safe and inclusive place for the diverse and non-diverse to work together.  Session 4: Ethics of Technology in Law Practice: What Lawyers Need to Know - Consider ethical issues presented by the ever-changing uses of technology in the practice of law including on-line client meetings, meta-cleaning, social media problems and solutions, and your obligation to save information transmitted by texts or other media forms that are not typically auto-saved and archived. Session 5: Ethics of Social Media - The world of social media has engulfed us all. Not only has it transformed our society, but it has worked its way into every legal field as well. Discover the ethical issues facing you as attorneys—and that of your clients—in this social media age. Session 6: Resilience: How to Survive and Thrive in a High Stress Practice - Why do some people handle stress and rebound from failure better than others? We will discuss the skills and practices developed by the US Army to combat depression, fight off PTSD, and handle high stress engagements and jobs, … like being a lawyer. Session 7: Lawyer Wellness - Get evidence-based strategies to help navigate the stress of our extremely demanding profession. Learn how small changes in our daily approach to the practice of law can greatly improve work-life balance.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 5.50 hrs | 5.50 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 2/28/2022
  • Answer Bar: Young Attorney Challenges (Ethics)
    4.33 out of 5 stars
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$190   Add to Cart
Hooked on CLE: March 2021

THIS MONTH: The Ins and Outs of Conflicts of Interest • Data Theft, Doxing, and the Sinister New Age of Ransomware • Fundamental Concepts in Contract Drafting • Judges Panel—Technology and the Courtroom Before and After COVID-19 • Estate Planning For Blended Families 

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.00 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 2/28/2022
  • Hooked on CLE: March 2021
    4 out of 5 stars
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    I liked the variety of subjects!

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CARES Act PPP SBA Loans: Tax Issues and Strategies

Examine the pitfalls encountered with PPP loans, strategies for clients to consider with PPP loans, and the taxation issues that emerge from those strategies.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 1/31/2022
  • CARES Act PPP SBA Loans: Tax Issues and Strategies
    3.63 out of 5 stars
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    Presenters should keep their political beliefs out of the program

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New and Proposed Regulations: Carried Interest and Like Kind Exchanges 

Session 1: New Carried Interest Regulations - After a long wait, the IRS has finally published the Section 1061 Carried Interest Regulations implementing the 2018 three-year holding period required for long-term capital gain treatment. This will be of interests to funds and promoted joint ventures. Learn the big picture rules and the details that matter for you. Session 2: Hot Topics in Partnerships and Like Kind Exchanges - Explore new proposed regulations defining "real property" for like-kind exchanges and recent developments in partnership taxation, with an emphasis on using these rules in practical ways.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 2.00 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 1/31/2022
  • New and Proposed Regulations: Carried Interest and Like Kind Exchanges 
    2.71 out of 5 stars
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$95   Add to Cart
Hooked on CLE: January 2021

THIS MONTH: Challenges and Current Issues Facing In-House Counsel • Bringing Real Estate into the Digital Age • Civil and Criminal Implications of Immigration Enforcement • Religion at Work • Brexit: Where Are We Now and Where Do We Go From Here? Key Considerations for International Business Lawyers

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.00 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 12/31/2021
  • Hooked on CLE: January 2021
    3.68 out of 5 stars
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    This is an area of employment law that I do not know well. As a result, I was lost in the first 10 minutes or so because: 1. I didn't know the Jargon; and 2. the government action distinction eluded me.

    I thought it was pretty good, especially the section on BREXIT.

    Very good content, interesting and timely.

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eSupplement to the 68th Annual Taxation Conference

Building on the 2019 presentation on Multi-Party Representation, delve more deeply into the thorny ethical issues when undertaking a business transaction with current clients, possibly impacting former clients, and with an eye to vicarious knowledge of confidences across the law firm.

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 11/30/2021
  • eSupplement to the 68th Annual Taxation Conference
    4.37 out of 5 stars
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    Excellent presentation on multi-party representationn.

$60   Add to Cart
Answer Bar: Oil, Gas and Energy Agreements and Contracting Essentials

Session 1: Midstream 101: A Primer on Understanding Midstream Contracts and Identifying Key Issues - Explore midstream transactions and the contracts commonly utilized in the industry to gather, transport, and process oil and gas. Work through commercial and regulatory considerations and key issues when drafting midstream contracts. Session 2: Update on Surface Use Agreements and Disputes - With the continuing expansion of the traditional and alternative energy sectors in Texas, surface use agreements must be carefully drafted in order to balance conflicting surface uses of the same property. Hear practical guidance for negotiating agreements and navigating disputes over shared use, including an update on recent cases affecting surface disputes.   Session 3: JOA Negotiation: Operator and Non-Operator Perspectives - Review key provisions of the American Association of Petroleum Landmen 610 Model Form Operating Agreement from both the operator’s and non-operator’s perspectives. Session 4: MSA Negotiations - A mock negotiation of a master service agreement with particular attention paid to the insurance and indemnity provisions to ensure an effective risk allocation program. Session 5: Split Estate Issues (Mineral, Wind, Solar and Water) - Explore competing uses, common conflicts, and potential solutions. Session 6: Communication with Opposing Counsel and Landowners - Common law rules, the fields of tort and contract, as well as rules of professional ethics, govern a lawyer’s or landman’s negotiations on behalf of a client.  By remaining mindful of these rules, including how the rules differ depending on whether you are negotiating with opposing counsel or a landowner, you can stay out of trouble and better serve your client. Session 7: LNG Commercial Models and Challenges Update - Hear an overview of various LNG commercial models offered by first and second wave U.S. LNG export projects. Cover how the choice of project structure may affect the commercial model and marketing efforts. Session 8: LIBOR and Letters of Intent - Market trends and issues regarding the replacement of LIBOR in transactional documentation and ‘dos’ and ‘don’ts’ or ‘best practices’ for the drafting of the document that typically is the precursor to any significant transaction – the letter of intent. Session 9: Ethics in Contracting Issues - Using hypotheticals, this presentation focuses on a number of ethics issues that might arise in contracting situations. Can lawyers take advantage of privileged communications the adversary inadvertently sends them? Can lawyers receiving electronic documents look for hidden metadata the other side has not scrubbed? What duties do lawyers have in representing contracting parties, with regards to disclosing client confidences to prevent the adversary from being deceived about the clients' intent, or to correct the adversary's misunderstanding about the law, the contract's terms, or the adversary's scriveners error? Session 10: Nuts and Bolts Ethics for the Business and Transactional Lawyer - Engage in a practical discussion of current ethics topics related to business and transactional law, including conflicts issues, and attorney migration between firms.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 7.00 hrs | 2.75 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2021
  • Answer Bar: Oil, Gas and Energy Agreements and Contracting Essentials
    4.07 out of 5 stars
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    Issues with video had to do a few through audio

    Presenters need to repeat questions from the audience before answering.

$245   Add to Cart
Hooked on CLE: October 2020

THIS MONTH: Ethics of Technology in Law Practice: What Lawyers Need to Know • Student Loans In and Out of Bankruptcy • Overview of Medicaid Planning • Briefing Beyond the Words • Is Reasonable Security Achievable in the Corporation? • Family Business Entities: Avoiding the Land Mines

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.00 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2021
  • Hooked on CLE: October 2020
    3.99 out of 5 stars
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    Very good stuff, but the "ah" and "um," and "uh," that ALL THE SPEAKERS constantly do is extremely distracting from their message and very poor speaking...

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2020 Case Law Update and Secretary of State Update for LLCs, LPs, and Partnerships

Session 1: Case Law Update -  A survey of recent Texas cases addressing significant issues (fiduciary duties, piercing the entity veil, and more) in the context of LLCs and partnerships (including limited partnerships and LLPs). Session 2: Secretary of State Update - Learn how to avoid last-minute filing issues. Hear filing tips, resources, and administrative issues that will make you a star with your client on filing with the Secretary of State.

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.75 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2021
  • 2020 Case Law Update and Secretary of State Update for LLCs, LPs, and Partnerships
    4.4 out of 5 stars
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    useful update on LLPs and partnerships

$85   Add to Cart
Answer Bar: Maximizing Technology in Your Law Practice

Session 1: 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. Session 2: Competency, Confidentiality, Conflicts, and Technology - This session covers a wide range of problems that technology has created for lawyers. On the one hand, lawyers are obligated to use technology when it benefits their clients, but on the other, failure to use the technology competently can lead to ethical problems. This session analyzes issues from the mundane to the profound. Session 3: Ethical Issues Presented by Changing Technology - Increasingly technology is integrated into the practice of law. Examine lawyers' current ethical responsibility in relation to the use of technology and how such responsibility may change as technological advances, like artificial intelligence, become more commonplace in the practice of law. Session 4: Data Analytics: The Answer to Your Law Firm's Innovation Efforts - Learn how to easily kick-start your firm’s innovation efforts, close the gender pay gap (for you and your clients), and use data to reduce bias, improve inclusion as part of a diversity and inclusion initiative, and simultaneously use proven scientific methods to improve bottom-line profitability!  Session 5: Avoiding Ethical Issues with Lawyers' Use of Social Media - The world of social media has engulfed us all. Not only has it transformed our society, but it has worked its way into every legal field as well. Discover the ethical issues facing you as attorneys—and that of your clients—in this social media age. Session 6: 30 Apps in 30 Minutes - A quick survey of useful apps and tech tips for lawyers, trust officers, and caregivers. Session 7: 30 More Apps in 30 Minutes - Hear an updated survey of new, useful apps, and tech tips for lawyers, trust officers, and caregivers.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 5.00 hrs | 3.50 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2022
  • Answer Bar: Maximizing Technology in Your Law Practice
    4.15 out of 5 stars
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    Very helpful and clear. Especially enjoyed the panel and speakers for "Ethical Issues Presented by Changing Technology."

    Thank you

    Liked the guy who did the social media presentation. Well done all around.

$165   Add to Cart
Bankruptcy in LLCs, LPs, and Partnerships

Bankruptcies are likely to increase as a result of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Learn about bankruptcy law issues related to unincorporated entities, including issues that arise when a partner or member declares bankruptcy and issues that arise when the entity declares bankruptcy.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2022
  • Bankruptcy in LLCs, LPs, and Partnerships
    4.37 out of 5 stars
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    The audio cut in and out which was distracting. Speaker was clearly experienced and knowledgeable, but presentation was very fast and was hard to follow the pace. Very important topic though, which is why I signed up. Thanks.

    Awesome content and presentation of content!

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Brexit: Where are we now and where do we go from here? Key Considerations for International Business Lawyers'

Brexit, the departure of the UK from the European Union, is of huge significance legally, economically and politically. While the UK left the EU on January 31, 2020, the two sides are still negotiating how they will interact after the current "transition" period ends on December 31, 2020. Brexit will impact on clients of US attorneys and therefore this webinar will give an up to the minute account of what could be the implications. It will enable external and internal counsel to advise businesses on the implications.

Includes: Video Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2022
  • Brexit: Where are we now and where do we go from here? Key Considerations for International Business Lawyers'
    4.73 out of 5 stars
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    Very beneficial quick history of Brexit - which is hard to follow from abroad.

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Coronavirus Relief Legislative Update

Congress has passed several pieces of legislation to assist individuals and businesses affected by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).  Hear an update on this legislation and what these new laws may mean to you and your clients.

Includes: Video Audio Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2021
  • Coronavirus Relief Legislative Update
    4 out of 5 stars
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Drafting for LLCs, LPs, and Partnerships: Model Agreements, Key Considerations and Practical Tips to Avoid Litigation

Session 1: Keeping Your Contract Out of the Courtroom: Contractual Rules for Drafting Partnership and Operating Agreements, Including a Helpful Checklist - Under the Texas Business Organizations Code, partnership and company agreements are powerful contractual tools for establishing the relationship among the partners or members and their organizations. Because partnership and company agreements serve such an important role in establishing these relationships, errors in the drafting of those agreements can create profound problems in the relationship of the partners or members. Explore techniques and rules to assist with drafting partnership and operating agreements in order to avoid those problems and potential litigation. Session 2: Model Agreements for Closely Held LLC’s - Company agreements for LLC’s come in all shapes and sizes and it is sometimes hard to know where to turn to create an operating agreement for a new LLC. Hear a discussion presenting three model agreements tailored for a closely held company and walk you through decisions that the authors made in drafting the agreements to help improve your drafting skills and result in better operating agreements. ​Session 3: Ambiguous, Omitted, and Inconsistent Provisions in Partnership and Company Agreements: Approaches and Examples (Plus Bonus Discussion: Force Majeure in Texas) - Even though advisors put a lot of energy into drafting partnership or operating agreements, it seems that when a dispute or need for interpretation arises every agreement has ambiguities, omissions, or inconsistencies. A commercial litigator and transactional business organizations lawyer discuss how they address these contractual infirmities and how they may be avoided in future transactions, and will explore Texas law related to force majeure clauses. ​Session 4: Charging Orders - A charging order is a court-authorized lien imposed by a creditor on distributions made from an LLC or a partnership. Examine drafting considerations that might affect how an entity and its management are equipped to deal with charging orders. ​Session 5: Letters of Intent and Side Letters (Enterprise Products) - On January 31, 2020, the Texas Supreme Court issued its opinion in Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. v. Enterprise Products, L.P., an important case about when a business relationship is deemed to be a partnership under Texas law. Learn about this case and what it means for structuring and drafting agreements for business relationships.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 3.75 hrs
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2022
  • Drafting for LLCs, LPs, and Partnerships: Model Agreements, Key Considerations and Practical Tips to Avoid Litigation
    4.18 out of 5 stars
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    Terrific topics and speakers. Very helpful. Thank you.

    The last program actually made something as boring as partnership law exciting. It was good to see my old classmate Cliff Ernst for the first time since law school. Well done.

$165   Add to Cart
Ethics of Technology in Law Practice: What Lawyers Need to Know

Consider ethical issues presented by the ever-changing uses of technology in the practice of law including on-line client meetings, meta-cleaning, social media problems and solutions, and your obligation to save information transmitted by texts or other media forms that are not typically auto-saved and archived.

Includes: Video Audio Slides

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr | 1.00 Ethics
  • Credit Info
  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2021
  • Ethics of Technology in Law Practice: What Lawyers Need to Know
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    Great

    Very interesting.

    Certainly timely!

    Excellent panel. Great questions at the end. This topic is very timely and useful.

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