Overview

9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (3.00 hr | 3.00 hr ethics)

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:

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. 
Greed is[n't] Good (REPLAY)
F. Daniel Knight, Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry, Houston, TX
Using a series of case studies, explore the ethical obligations and fiduciary duties owed by lawyers to clients and how the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, and the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure are implicated in each.

10:45 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. 
Too Many Entities
Thomas H. Watkins, Husch Blackwell LLP, Austin, TX

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.

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
EPC Aspects of Renewable Energy Projects and Human Rights Implications (REPLAY)
Karla Pascarella, Peckar & Abramson, P.C., Austin, TX

Join Karla as she explores the EPC Aspects of Renewable Energy Projects and Human Rights Implications.
 
If you cannot watch the entire webcast at its scheduled time, register now and view the recording and eCourse when it is available in “Your Briefcase” after the webcast. Earn CLE credit (in TX and CA) on your time!

Event Schedule

Program is subject to change.

  • Time
    Credit
    Subject
    Speaker
  • Friday Morning, Feb. 5, 2021
  • 9:30 am
    1.00 hr ethics
    Greed is[n't] Good (REPLAY)
    Using a series of case studies, explore the ethical obligations and fiduciary duties owed by lawyers to clients and how the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, and the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure are implicated in each.

    F. Daniel Knight, Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry - Houston, TX

  • 10:30 am
    Break

  • 10:45 am
    1.00 hr ethics
    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.

    Thomas H. Watkins, Husch Blackwell LLP - Austin, TX

  • 11:45 am
    Break

  • 12:00 pm
    1.00 hr ethics
    EPC Aspects of Renewable Energy Projects and Human Rights Implications (REPLAY)
    Join Karla as she explores the EPC Aspects of Renewable Energy Projects and Human Rights Implications

    Karla Pascarella, Peckar & Abramson, P.C. - Austin, TX

  • 1:00 pm
    Presentation concludes

Conference Faculty

F. Daniel Knight

Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry
Houston, TX

Karla Pascarella

Peckar & Abramson, P.C.
Austin, TX

Thomas H. Watkins

Husch Blackwell LLP
Austin, TX

Credit Info

MCLE Credit
UT Law CLE will report credit to the State Bar of Texas on your behalf. If you are claiming credit in the last week of your birth month, self-report your credit directly to the State Bar of Texas at texasbar.com. A Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you upon claiming credit.
Self-report your CLE credit directly to the State Bar of California at calbar.ca.gov. Print and keep the Certificate of Completion for your records. A Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you upon claiming credit.
Note on Self-Reporting Your Credits in Another State
If you wish to satisfy MCLE or other professional education requirements in another state for a program offered by the University of Texas School of Law, please check with the state bar or other licensing authority in that state to ensure it will qualify for self-reporting your credits.

To claim Other States MCLE credit, Other States credit option must be selected PRIOR to viewing the live webcast. Upon claiming credit, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you.

This accreditation requires attendance verification. UT Law CLE monitors and records attendee responses to questions that randomly appear during the live webcast presentation. The response record is detailed on the Certificate of Completion .

MCLE credit is presented based on a 60-minute credit hour.

Key Dates

STUDIO WEBCAST – Feb 5, 2021
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