The E-TAPS 2020 meeting will be held virtually via webcast on September 16-18.
The event includes 10 hours of CLE with tracks in civil trial law and personal injury law; family law; and criminal, probate and estate, real estate, and oil and gas law. The Paralegal Division of the State Bar of Texas will also hold its annual meeting—worth 1 hour of ethics—on September 18.
Presenters for E-TAPS include Jason Bernhardt, of Houston; Slater Elza, of Amarillo; Michelle Putnam, of Corpus Christi; Kevin Segler, of Plano; Gerry Beyer, of Lubbock; Craig Adams, of Tyler; Judy Kostura, of Austin; former U.S. Magistrate Judge Andrew Peck, of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York; and others.
Ellen Lockwood, chair of the Professional Ethics Committee, will present “The Future of Legal Ethics” for one hour of free CLE credit at the Paralegal Division Annual Meeting. The division’s annual business meeting will also be held and the 2020-2021 board of directors will be introduced at the event.