Overview

Bernard O. Dow Special Topics in Leasing Webcast

Connect online with your colleagues in November to discuss special topics in leasing. This year participate in the online-only webcast topics on co-working office space, the State of Texas lease addendum, bankruptcy considerations, and technology considerations in leases. 
 
Earn 2.50 hours MCLE credit. Watch live to ask questions of the speakers and live chat with faculty and other attendees. If you cannot watch the entire webcast at its scheduled time, register now and view the recorded eCourse when it is available in “Your Briefcase” after the webcast. Earn CLE credit (in TX and CA) on your time!

Stay tuned for details on the 2020 Bernard O. Dow Leasing Institute in Houston – Texas’ preeminent leasing conference bringing together experts in real estate law and finance for a focused day of programming on the latest leasing issues.

Event Schedule

Program is subject to change.
All times are Central Time Zone.

  • Time
    Credit
    Subject
    Speaker
  • Friday Morning, Nov. 15, 2019
  • 11:00 am
    0.50 hr
    Flexible Workspace

    Candace S. Baggett, The Calibre Group, Inc. - Houston, TX
    P. Kane Dossett, Partners National Real Estate Group - Dallas, TX

  • 11:30 am
    Break

  • 11:35 am
    1.00 hr
    How Bankruptcy Impacts Leases
    Cover the developing case law on rejection damages, treatments of security deposits and letters of credit in tenant bankruptcies, and issues in landlord bankruptcies.

    Thomas M. Whelan, McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C. - Dallas, TX

  • 12:35 pm
    Break

  • 12:45 pm
    0.50 hr
    State Leasing and the State Law Addendum
    A brief review of the background of the Texas Constitution with emphasis on specific constitutional and state law provisions affecting State leases as reflected in the State Law Addendum.

    Ed Walts, Assistant General Counsel and Senior Real Estate Officer, The University of Texas System - Austin, TX

  • 1:15 pm
    Break

  • 1:20 pm
    0.50 hr
    Technology Issues in Leases

    Abby Johanson, Haynes and Boone, LLP - San Antonio, TX
    Frank Z. Ruttenberg, Haynes and Boone, LLP - San Antonio, TX

  • 1:50 pm
    Conclude

Conference Faculty

Candace S. Baggett

The Calibre Group, Inc.
Houston, TX

P. Kane Dossett

Partners National Real Estate Group
Dallas, TX

Abby Johanson

Haynes and Boone, LLP
San Antonio, TX

Frank Z. Ruttenberg

Haynes and Boone, LLP
San Antonio, TX

Ed Walts

Assistant General Counsel and Senior Real Estate Officer, The University of Texas System
Austin, TX

Thomas M. Whelan

McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.
Dallas, TX

Planning Committee

Frank Z. Ruttenberg—Chair

Haynes and Boone, LLP
San Antonio, TX

Candace S. Baggett

The Calibre Group, Inc.
Houston, TX

Robert Harms Bliss

Attorney at Law
Dallas, TX

K. Gregory Erwin

Winstead PC
Houston, TX

Aaron Johnston Jr.

The Johnston Law Firm PLLC
Dallas, TX

Kent Newsome

Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Houston, TX

Ed Walts

Assistant General Counsel and Senior Real Estate Officer, The University of Texas System
Austin, TX

Philip D. Weller

Attorney at Law

Thomas M. Whelan

McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.
Dallas, 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.
Other Credit
The University of Texas School of Law (Provider #250) live webcast presentations meet the requirements and are presumptively approved by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy for Texas Accounting CPE credit based on a 50-minute credit hour. Approved for general CPE credit only.

This accreditation requires attendance verification. In compliance with the rules, 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.

To claim Texas Accounting CPE credit, the Texas Accounting CPE credit option must be selected PRIOR to viewing the live webcast. Upon claiming credit, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to you. Self-report your CPE credit directly to the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy.

Contact Laura Tolin, ltolin@law.utexas.edu, if you have additional questions.
https://www.trec.texas.gov/sites/default/files/pdf-forms/CE_CLE-0.pdf

Use this link to obtain the TREC MCE form for self-reporting your TREC credit. The State Bar of Texas MCLE number will qualify this course for this type of self-reporting credit to TREC. UT Law CLE will provide a Certificate of Attendance once you complete the course.

Key Dates

STUDIO WEBCAST – Nov 15, 2019
Conference Concluded
STUDIO WEBCAST
Last day for cancellation (full refund): Nov 11, 2019

$0 processing fee applied after this date

Last day for cancellation: Nov 11, 2019

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