Overview

10:00 a.m. to 1:30 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:

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)
Avoiding Malpractice (REPLAY)
To reduce your sleepless nights and help you keep your law license, this session will discuss case scenarios illustrating key strategies for dealing with ethical challenges in the ever-changing landscape of immigration practice.
Charles Herring Jr., Herring & Panzer, L.L.P. - Austin, TX

11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)
Conflicts of Interest (REPLAY)
Using hypotheticals, this interactive presentation will address conflicts of interest that can arise when renewable energy deal participants arrange for a joint representation, enter into a common interest agreement, create a joint venture, or otherwise work together.
Tom Spahn, McGuireWoods LLP, Tysons, VA

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)
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.
Heather Meeker, O'Melveny & Myers LLP, Menlo Park, CA
Amit Itai, O'Melveny & Myers LLP, Menlo Park, CA

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.
All times are Central Time Zone.

  • Time
    Credit
    Subject
    Speaker
  • Friday Morning, May 7, 2021
  • 10:00 am
    1.00 hr ethics
    Avoiding Malpractice (REPLAY)
    To reduce your sleepless nights and help you keep your law license, this session will discuss case scenarios illustrating key strategies for dealing with ethical challenges in the ever-changing landscape of immigration practice.

    Charles Herring Jr., Herring & Panzer, L.L.P. - Austin, TX
    Erica B. Schommer, St. Mary's University School of Law - San Antonio, TX

  • 11:00 am
    Break

  • 11:15 am
    1.00 hr ethics
    Conflicts of Interest (REPLAY)
    Using hypotheticals, this interactive presentation will address conflicts of interest that can arise when renewable energy deal participants arrange for a joint representation, enter into a common interest agreement, create a joint venture, or otherwise work together.

    Tom Spahn, McGuireWoods LLP - Tysons, VA

  • 12:15 pm
    Break

  • 12:30 pm
    1.00 hr ethics
    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.

    Heather J. Meeker, O'Melveny & Myers LLP - Menlo Park, CA
    Amit Itai, O’Melveny & Myers LLP - Menlo Park, CA

  • 1:30 pm
    Adjourn

Conference Faculty

Charles Herring Jr.

Herring & Panzer, L.L.P.
Austin, TX

Amit Itai

O’Melveny & Myers LLP
Menlo Park, CA

Heather J. Meeker

O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Menlo Park, CA

Erica B. Schommer

St. Mary's University School of Law
San Antonio, TX

Tom Spahn

McGuireWoods LLP
Tysons, VA

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 – May 7, 2021
Conference Concluded
STUDIO WEBCAST

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