2021 Case Law, Legislative, and Secretary of State Updates 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: Texas Legislative Update - Hear a summary of non-tax legislation that has been adopted in the 2021 Texas Legislature that affects partnerships and LLCs and selected other entity-related bills, including amendments to the TBOC and TBCC and a brief summary of the Texas business courts bill. Session 3: Secretary of State Update - Learn about filing tips and resources that will make your transactions with the Secretary of State easier and more predictable; hear updates on notable legislation.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 2.75 hrs
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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    2021 Case Law, Legislative, and Secretary of State Updates for LLCs, LPs, and Partnerships 
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    This is much more efficient than having to attend all Texas legislative sessions. Thank you.

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2021 Federal Tax Update: Hot Topics in Partnership Tax

Analyze the final carried interest regulations under Section 1061, IRS partnership audits and enforcement efforts, and President Biden’s tax proposals. 

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  • 0.75 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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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 Midstream Agreements in Bankruptcy—From Sabine to Southland and Beyond - Many recent E&P bankruptcies have grappled with the characterization of midstream agreements as either contractual rights that can be rejected or real property interests that ride through unaffected. This presentation analyzes the ever-shifting legal landscape, which has seen midstream agreements characterized as both, leading to a widening split in the courts and uncertainty in the industry. Session 3: 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 4: Joint Operating Agreements – Understanding and Application - 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. Session 5: 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 6: 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 7: Split Estate Issues (Mineral, Wind, Solar and Water) - Explore competing uses, common conflicts, and potential solutions. Session 8: Make Peace, Not War: Negotiating and Drafting Accommodation Agreements in the Oil and Gas Industry with Wind and Solar Companies - A brief discussion of the basic elements of a comprehensive accommodation agreement, which shall include pitfalls to avoid in drafting such agreements, as well as an overview of typical accommodation issues and how best to resolve them. Session 9: 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 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 | 1.75 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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Hooked on CLE: October 2021

THIS MONTH: Ransomware Response and Recovery Efforts • Meet the Press: Working Effectively with the Media • Do Your Pay Equity Practices Support Your Policies of Diversity and Inclusion? • Getting the Most Out of Your Mediation: Tips to Maximize Your Mediation Time • State Tax Considerations for Those Moving to the Lone Star State

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.00 hrs | 1.00 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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Limiting Liability: Provisions in Partnership and Company Agreements; Plus LLCs and Veil Piercing

Session 1: Provisions Limiting Liability and Duties in Partnership and Company Agreements - This panel will discuss the effectiveness and limitations on provisions of partnership and company agreements which provide for the modification of duties, exoneration from liability and indemnification with respect to claims against managers, members and other employees and agents.   Session 2: LLC’s and Veil Piercing - Effective 2011, the Texas Business Organizations Code was amended to clarify that the liability shield for shareholders of Texas corporations also applies for members of Texas limited liability companies. Examine these TBOC provisions and also explore how courts have (and have not) applied the statute in the decade since these provisions were adopted.  Analyze “reverse piercing” (holding an LLC liable for claims against its members).

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.50 hrs
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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    Limiting Liability: Provisions in Partnership and Company Agreements; Plus LLCs and Veil Piercing
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Multiparty Representation and Entity Formation

A deep-dive into the knurly problems of multi-party representation of start-up companies, including whether the client is the founder or founders or the company is yet to be formed. The ethical difficulties for the lawyer continue after formation as the company and its founders, directors and officers move beyond formation of the entity into the realm of operations.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr | 1.00 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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    Multiparty Representation and Entity Formation
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    Excellent presentation

    Really good stuff, and issues I face everyday in my practice.

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State Tax Considerations for Businesses Moving to the Lone Star State

Texas touts itself as a low-tax, business-friendly state. As a result, many businesses are surprised to learn that, while Texas may not impose a personal income tax, the state otherwise maintains a complex state tax scheme that can create audit headaches for those unfamiliar with Texas tax.  In this session, we’ll discuss the taxes imposed by the Lone Star State with a special focus on two key business taxes: Texas sales and use tax and Texas franchise tax.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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    State Tax Considerations for Businesses Moving to the Lone Star State
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Statutory Trusts

Delaware and other states (but not Texas) have adopted statutory trust acts creating another form of unincorporated entity.  These speakers will analyze this form of entity, report on the work of the Uniform Statutory Trust Entity Act Committee, and consider when this form of entity might be appropriate and whether Texas would benefit for adding statutory trusts to its menu of entity choices.

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Technology Use and the Ethics that Come with It

The 2020 Covid 19 pandemic forced dramatic changes in practice styles, with most lawyers and their clients shifting from working in offices to working remotely from home.  Technology was at the center of these changes with “Zoom” meetings, “e-signing,” “e-filing” and related technologies playing an even more critical role in the practice of law. This panel of ethics experts will examine the issues raised by these practice shifts, including discussion of alternative technological methods of service in litigation and potential waiver of attorney-client privilege due to the misuse of technology.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.00 hr | 1.00 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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    Technology Use and the Ethics that Come with It
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The Corporate Transparency Act (CTA)

The Corporate Transparency Act, adopted as Title LXIV (64) of the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act, mandates the creation of a national database for the “beneficial ownership” of some 88% of the small businesses in the country. The project to adopt the implementing regulations is currently ongoing. This presentation will address topics including who is affected by this legislation and the compliance requirements and challenges presented for both lawyers and businesses.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr | 0.25 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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    The Corporate Transparency Act (CTA)
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The Investment Company Act of 1940 and Recent SEC Rules

Investment companies are pooled investment vehicles commonly formed as unincorporated entities. The speaker will provide an introduction to the regulation of these pools under the Investment Company Act of 1940 and review important rulemaking under the ’40 Act that occurred in 2020, including new rules related to exchange traded funds (ETF’s), fund of funds arrangements, derivatives and valuation.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.50 hr
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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The New Texas Disciplinary Rules of Conduct and Procedure: How Will My Practice Change?

How can lawyers implement and take advantage of new useful tools contained in the 2021 Disciplinary Rules?

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 0.75 hr | 0.75 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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    The New Texas Disciplinary Rules of Conduct and Procedure: How Will My Practice Change?
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    Good speaker.

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Unincorporated Entities: Purchases and Sales of Interests and Owner Buyouts

Session 1: Purchases and Sales of Interests in Unincorporated Entities – Part 1 - An overview of issues relating to the termination of an interest in pass-through entities. Thinking about the end at the beginning and designing back doors to the business relationship. Session 2: Unincorporated Entity Owner Buyouts from the Inside Part 2 - Negotiating and drafting agreements for an inside transfer or purchase of interests by the issuing entity or other owners, particularly where an owner retires or seeks to leave the business and the governing documents are silent on redemptions or contain undesirable provisions.   A general overview of the ABA Model Interest Redemption Agreement with a focus on practical tips and sample clauses to consider such as releases, restrictive covenants, and intellectual property provisions.   Session 3: Purchase and Sale of Interest Involving Unincorporated Interest from the Outside—Part 3 - Part three will focus on purchase and sale transactions with an unrelated third party and will present and walk through a model Membership Interest Purchase Agreement, explaining the function of various provisions of the agreement and providing drafting and negotiation tips related to the process and the agreement.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 1.75 hrs
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 9/30/2022
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    Unincorporated Entities: Purchases and Sales of Interests and Owner Buyouts
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Answer Bar: Maximizing Technology in Your Law Practice

Session 1: 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 2: Technology Use and the Ethics that Come with It - The 2020 Covid 19 pandemic forced dramatic changes in practice styles, with most lawyers and their clients shifting from working in offices to working remotely from home.  Technology was at the center of these changes with “Zoom” meetings, “e-signing,” “e-filing” and related technologies playing an even more critical role in the practice of law. This panel of ethics experts will examine the issues raised by these practice shifts, including discussion of alternative technological methods of service in litigation and potential waiver of attorney-client privilege due to the misuse of technology. Session 3: 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 4: Is Your Bot Bigoted? The Looming Risks of Bias in AI and ML - Join Heather and Amit as they explore the basics of AI and ML, the challenges in avoiding bias in these technologies, the current landscape of legal claims, and best practices for avoiding liability and harm. Join us to learn about this growing area, even if you are new to the world of AI and ML. Session 5: The 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: 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
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 8/31/2022
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    Answer Bar: Maximizing Technology in Your Law Practice
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    Very interesting subject combination!

    Well prepared and interesting.

    Good information.

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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.

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  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 3.00 hrs | 3.00 Ethics
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 6/30/2022
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    First Friday Ethics (June 2021)
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    Especially impressed by the technology presentation/presenters and their working knowledge of programs, services, etc.

    Good material.

    The three courses were very good and the speakers were super. The webcasts were easy to access and view and were high quality.

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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
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 5/31/2022
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    on point and delivered effectively

    The supporting materials for "too many entities" was lacking. The real estate fixes was an excellent program. Disaster Planning was a bit more general, but having rebuilt my practice after Harvey in Rockport, my knowledge is a bit more in depth in some areas. I also was on the State Bar FEMA committee back when we had one in the mid 1990s. Learned a lot from the tornado in Fort Worth and the Houston floods.

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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
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  • TX, CA
  • TX MCLE credit expires: 4/30/2022
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    Hooked on CLE: May 2021
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    It was great!

    This was a good mix of topics.

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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

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

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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.

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

    just basically was reading to the class.

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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: ‚ÄčThe 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
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    Answer Bar: Young Attorney Challenges (Ethics)
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