Preservation of Error; Electronic Data Storage & Attorney-Client Privilege - 38th Annual General Practice Institute *** 50% OFF - LAST CHANCED

Legal Area:        Litigation Criminal Civil Appellate Labor Employment Health School Civil Liberties
Total Credit Hours:        1.25
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $30.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        01/31/2019
Information:        ONLY $15 Code: SAVE50

** available at any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through date referenced above **, together with the Baylor School of Law, are pleased to present a special online CLE program designed to update attorneys in 2015 on some important areas common to many general practices. This course features streaming video and audio (as well as downloadable MP3 audio) presentations from a live CLE seminar on this topic that was originally conducted by the Baylor Law School on April 17, 2015. You can access this presentation on demand at any time during the course of the seminar session. This course is accredited for 1.25 MCLE credit hours.

Subjects to be discussed during this course include:

Preservation of Error in State & Federal Court

  • Preservation of Legal Sufficiency - Into the Labyrinth

  • Tool Kit for Preservation & Protection in State & Federal Court and Jury Instructions

  • The Dual Purposes of Rule 50

  • Risks and Rewards of Understanding the Legal Sufficiency Labyrinth

  • The Surprising History of Sufficiency in State & Federal Courts

  • Philosophical Differences in the Sufficiency Review Between State & Federal Court

  • Reshaping and Re-envisioning a Case on Appeal and Consequences

  • The Art of Appellate Advocacy and the End Game

  • Electronic Data Storage & Attorney/Client Privilege

  • Importance of Privacy Policies

  • Data Breaches and Data Policy Plan Recommendations

  • Pre-Employment & Employment Privacy Issues

  • Overviews of: Communications/Tech Policies, Law Enforcement, COPPA, FISA, FCRA, FERPA, FOIA & HIPAA

  • The presenter for this course is Brandon Earp is an attorney with The Earp Law Firm, P.C and the Chair of the State Bar of Texas General Practice, Solo and Small Firms Section. Mr. Earp received his law degree from Texas Wesleyan University (J.D.,1999). A more extensive biography for Mr. Earp may be found at his firm's website.

    The speaker for the presentation of "Preservation of Error in State & Federal Court" is Russell Post, a partner with the Houston firm of Beck Redden. Russell Post is a board-certified appellate specialist whose wide-ranging practice combines the broad intellectual perspective demanded by the appellate process with the focused advocacy necessary to excel in civil litigation. He appears regularly in the Texas Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the Texas appellate courts. Russell is honored to have been recognized by his peers in publications such as Benchmark, Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America, and Thomas Reuters Super Lawyers Texas, including recent recognitions as the Houston appellate lawyer of the year (Best Lawyers 2015) and one of the top 100 lawyers in Texas (Super Lawyers 2015). A more extensive biography for Mr. Post may be found at his firm's website.

    The speaker for the presentation of "Electronic Data Storage & Attorney-Client Privilege" is Mark Witcher, previously an attorney with Naman Howell Smith & Lee and currently General Counsel at AT & T. Mr. Witcher has expertise in Communications/Tech privacy issues and the legal ramifications of State and Federal policies as they relate to many areas of law involving legal practitioners.

    Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas
    Credit Hours Area

    1.25 Civil Appellate Law
    1.25 Civil Trial Law
    1.25 Consumer Law


    This course is approved for credit by the MCLE Committees of the STATE BAR OF TEXAS and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648).
    These are not self-study credits, but rather 'participatory' credits as you would receive for attending a traditional, live CLE seminar.

    In addition, regular CLE credits for this seminar may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA, or as an "Approved Jurisdiction", such as TENNESSEE.  Please check with the Tennessee State Bar for accreditation information.

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