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Conference on Criminal Appeals

Austin – May 1-3, 2019 – AT&T Conference Center

UT Law CLE's 2019 Robert O. Dawson Conference on Criminal Appeals features members of the Court of Criminal Appeals and judges from the intermediate courts around Texas joining prosecutors and defense attorneys for balanced discussions and insights into current issues facing the criminal justice system. 2019 highlights include: In-depth reviews of significant decisions from both the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court from the past year. Guidance on working with conviction integrity units, filing and responding to ineffective assistance of counsel claims, and preparing for oral argument. Practical advice on Effective and Persuasive Briefing from both sides of the bar, along with tips from UT Law’s Professor Wayne Schiess for achieving concision in all your drafting. A deep dive into the Michael Morton Act, including the nuts and bolts of changing discovery obligations and their intersection with obligations under Brady and the Disciplinary Rules. The opportunity to earn 12.75 hours of MCLE credit (including 1.50 hours of ethics) while networking with your fellow practitioners and members of the judiciary. Following the conference, attendees will receive a bonus eSupplement containing an additional 2.25 hours of MCLE (including 1.50 hours of ethics) to ensure practitioners can earn their required 15.00/3.00 MCLE hours for the year. more »

Total Credit Hours:
12.75 | 1.50 ethics    Credit Info
Specializations:
Criminal Appellate Law
Criminal Law
Juvenile Law
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Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Austin – Jun 20-21, 2019 – AT&T Conference Center

UT Law's Conference on State and Federal Appeals – designed for advanced-level civil appellate practitioners – has earned a reputation as the premier program on appellate practice and procedure in Texas and is a must-attend event for Texas civil appellate practitioners. 2019 Highlights include: Candid discussion among Texas Supreme Court Justices, including Chief Justice Nathan L. Hecht, about what’s new at the Court, the state of the docket, and tips for practitioners. A View from the Court of Appeals, featuring Hon. Richard F. Hightower, First Court of Appeals (Houston, TX), Hon. Amanda L. Reichek, Fifth Court of Appeals (Dallas, TX), and Hon. Gisela D. Triana, Third Court of Appeals (Austin, TX). Deep dives into Governmental Immunity Under State Law and The Evolving Law of Federal Official Immunity, along with engaging discussion of Compensatory Damages on Appeal and the looming threat of The Dicta Plague Insight into Indeliberate Practice: How the Business of Law Will Make You Mediocre (If You Let It) with Kendall M. Gray, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP Examination of the effective (and ineffective) use of appellate lawyers during and immediately after trial with Hon. Barbara M. G. Lynn, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas (Dallas, TX) and Hon Daryl L. Moore, 333rd District Court (Houston, TX) Friday afternoon’s traditional Luncheon with the Judiciary, to connect with members of the state and federal judiciary, and Thursday evening’s Networking Reception to connect with familiar and new colleagues Attendees also receive a bonus eSupplement after the conference, affording them the opportunity to earn their full 15.00/3.00 Texas MCLE credit hours for the year!   more »

Total Credit Hours:
12.75 | 2.75 ethics    Credit Info
Specializations:
Civil Appellate Law
Civil Trial Law
Criminal Appellate Law
Criminal Law
Family Law
Personal Injury Trial Law
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Appellate - Civil and Criminal

Supreme Court of Texas Update

Jeffrey S. Boyd, Elizabeth Brabb, Robert Brailas, Georgie Gonzales, Heather Holmes, Phil Johnson, Kurt Kuhn, Jordan Stevens
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 105 pgs
$35
Slides – 25 pgs
$15
Audio – 48 mins
$15
Video – 49 mins
$25
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Surprise SLAPP: Applications and Consequences of the TCPA

Amanda G. Taylor, Amanda Garrett Taylor
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 25 pgs
$35
Slides – 15 pgs
$15
Audio – 30 mins
$15
Video – 30 mins
$25
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Appellate Road Warrior

D. Todd Smith, Ernest Svenson
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 16 pgs
$25
Slides – 10 pgs
$15
Audio – 30 mins
$15
Video – 30 mins
$25
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Harmless Error

Philip Durst, Tyler Somes
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 18 pgs
$25
Slides – 13 pgs
$15
Audio – 28 mins
$15
Video – 28 mins
$25
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Rule 91(a) Dismissals and Appeals

Aaron Collins, Anne M. Johnson, Chris Knight, Kennon L. Wooten
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 56 pgs
$35
Slides – 8 pgs
$15
Audio – 30 mins
$15
Video – 30 mins
$25
Paper – 56 pgs preview Slides – 8 pgs preview Audio preview Video preview

Ethical Implications of Sua Sponte Waivers ​Findings

Scott Rothenberg
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 15 pgs
$25
Slides – 17 pgs
$15
Audio – 29 mins
$15
Video – 29 mins
$25
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​Deep Ethics: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Internet

Kendall M. Gray
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 34 pgs
$35
Audio – 29 mins
$15
Video – 29 mins
$25
Paper – 34 pgs preview Audio preview Video preview

How the Supreme Court of Texas Operates Today

Don Cruse, Blake A. Hawthorne
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 25 pgs
$35
Slides – 19 pgs
$15
Audio – 29 mins
$15
Video – 29 mins
$25
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Help! A Default Judgment!

Alex Wilson Albright
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 22 pgs
$25
Slides – 7 pgs
$15
Audio – 29 mins
$15
Video – 29 mins
$25
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Equitable Relief at Trial and on Appeal

Lara H. Hollingsworth, Lara Hudgins Hollingsworth, Jeffrey S. Levinger
Presented at the 2018 Conference on State and Federal Appeals

Paper – 31 pgs
$35
Slides – 21 pgs
$15
Audio – 31 mins
$15
Video – 32 mins
$25
Paper – 31 pgs preview Slides – 21 pgs preview Audio preview Video preview
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