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Oct
23

EENR Speaker Series, Felipe Alice: Brazil's Energy Outlook

October 23, 2019
Wednesday

12:00-12:50PM
BLB 109


Oct
25

Domestic Violence: Handling Fragile Issues within your Busy Legal Practice

9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
University of Houston Law Center
4604 Calhoun Road
Houston, Texas 77004
BLB 144


Oct
25

24th Annual Frankel Lecture

HOTEL ALESSANDRA

1070 Dallas Street
Houston, TX 77002
11:00 a.m. - Lunch
11:30 a.m. - Presentation
One Hour of CLE Credit


Nov
7

The Healthcare Bill: Why are there surprises and what are the solutions to achieve price transparency?

Health Law & Policy Institute 2019-20 Speaker Series

Susan Feigin Harris
Partner, Morgan Lewis

Thursday, November 7, 2019
noon - 1:00 p.m.
University of Houston Law Center
Hendricks Heritage Room
1 hour of CLE credit

Please RSVP to healthlaw@uh.edu.

Nov
7

Institute for Intellectual Property & Information Law Fall Lecture (HIPLA)

Thursday, November 7, 2019

5:30 P.M. RECEPTION
6:15 P.M. LECTURE

VENUE:

The Houston Club
910 LOUISIANA - HOUSTON

To RSVP or for further information, contact ipil@uh.edu or 713.743.2180
One Hour of CLE Credit


Nov
15-16

Reunion Weekend 2019

Honoring the classes of 1969, 1994, 2009, 2014 for Milestone Reunion Years

Golden Anniversary Luncheon for Classes of 1950-1969
Friday, November 15, 2019
 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Backstreet Café  |  1103 S. Shepherd Drive, Houston, Texas 77019

All Reunion Classes and Alumni Reception
Friday, November 15, 2019
 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Le Colonial  |  4444 Westheimer Road, Houston, Texas 77027

UH Cougar Football Tailgate and Homecoming Game vs. Memphis for all Alumni
Saturday, November 16, 2019
UH Campus
Time TBA

Interested in volunteering for 2019 Reunion Weekend please contact The Office of Law Alumni Relations at lawalumni@uh.edu

Nov
19

THE ART OF BUSINESS LITIGATION: A CONVERSATION (BUSINESS & ETHICS) AND CLE

River Oaks Country Club
1600 River Oaks Blvd. | Houston, Texas 77019

Join Sofia Adrogué, Editor, TEXAS BUSINESS LITIGATION, and Caroline
Baker, Co-Editor, with contributing authors for an evening of CLE.

November 19, 2019 | 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

$65 in advance/ $75 at the door
Limited number of $25 student seats available

PAST 2019

Oct
05

People’s Law School

University of Houston Law Center


Oct
03

D.C. ALUMNI & FRIENDS  Reception

Thursday, October 3, 2019 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP Law Firm 1300 I Street NW Suite 900  |  Washington, D.C. 20005


Oct
02

Kenya Delegation on Energy

University of Houston Law Center
4604 Calhoun Road
Houston, Texas 77204
Albertus Room
10 AM– 3:00 PM

On Wednesday October 2, 2019, a delegation representing the Senate Standing Committee on Energy from the Republic of Kenya will visit UHLC. The delegation will meet with several individuals at the law school including professors from the Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Law Program. The purpose of the visit is to learn more about energy utilization, access, development and conservation in Texas.

Sep
26-27

FAMILY LAW YEAR IN REVIEW 2019

Thursday-Friday, September 26-27, 2019
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
University of Houston Law Center
4604 Calhoun Road
Houston, Texas 77004


Sep
26

20th Anniversary Arrival Awards Gala

6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Houston Hilton Post Oak
2001 Post Oak Blvd
Houston, Texas 77056


Sep
26

EENR Speaker Series, Mark Farley: The Legal Issues in Response to Major Accidents: Managing the First 96 Hours

12:00-12:50PM
BLB 109

University of Houston Law Center
4604 Calhoun Road
Houston, Texas 77004


Sep
19-20

The Future of Crime Labs and Forensic Science

Cancelled - Due to UH Closing and Severe Weather (www.uh.edu/emergency)

Friday, September 20, 2019 | 8:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

University of Houston Law Center
4604 Calhoun Road
Houston, Texas 77004

3.75 Hours CLE


Sep
20

Justice Ruby Kless Sondock Lectureship in Legal Ethics, Jurist-In Residence Judge Jed Rakoff

Cancelled - Due to UH Closing and Severe Weather (www.uh.edu/emergency)

8:45am
University of Houston Law Center
Bates Law Building – Room #109

1 Hour CLE 1 Ethics


AUG
09

2019 U.S. Supreme Court Update

University of Houston Law Center

Jul
23

Miami-Area Alumni & Friends Luncheon

Yardbird Southern Table & Bar
1600 Lenox Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Jul
19
Jun
14

Essential Legal Information & Technology for Texas Lawyers

University of Houston Law Center
3 Texas CLE hours approved
Jun
13

Austin Alumni & Friends Reception

JW Marriott Austin
Room 403
110 E. 2nd Street
Austin, Texas 78701

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Experience the power of the UH Law network and connect with Dean Baynes, alumni, and friends of the Law Center. Dean Baynes will present a short update on the Law Center. All are welcome to this special event which will take place during the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting.

Jun
09

2019 FAMILY DAY AT THE HOUSTON ASTROS VS. BALTIMORE ORIOLES

MINUTE MAID PARK 501 Crawford Street Houston, Texas 77002

Lunch, Drinks & Treats:
11:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.
Champions Pavilion*

Game Time: 1:10 P.M.


Jun
05

Exploring Best Practices in Family Mediation

University of Houston Law Center
Date June 5 – June 8, 2019
Time 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Cost $975.00**
Facilitators Robert Hughes, Tracy Leissner
Credit 34 CLE hours 6 Ethics Hours
May
23

Consumer Law Disaster Kit

Thursday, May 23, 2019 
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Lunch provided

University of Houston Law Center
4604 Calhoun Rd.
Houston, Texas 77204
Rm 109 BLB

May
15

2019 Law Alumni Association Annual Meeting & Celebration

The Coronado Club
919 Milam St #500, Houston, TX 77002

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

All are invited to toast the Law Center and alumni accomplishments. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served as we pass the gavel and welcome the newly elected slate of UHLAA officers. Help us also celebrate the newest class of Texas Bar Passers.

May
12

University Commencement for the Law Center

Fertitta Center
3422 Cullen Blvd.
Houston, TX 77204

6:00 – 8:30pm

Apr
25

3rd Annual North American Environment, Energy, & Natural Resources Conference

April 25 & 26, 2019, Greater Houston Partnership, Partnership Tower, 701 Avenida de las Americas, Suite 900
Apr
19

MULTICULTURALISM, DISCRIMINATION AND FREEDOM IN THE UNITED STATES AND MEXICO AND EUROPE: AT THE CROSS-ROAD OF LEGAL HISTORY, IMMIGRATION AND COMPARATIVE LAW

DateApril 19, 2019, from 9:00am to 12:00pm, 
FREE ACCESS except for CLE Credits: 2 CLE ($20 USD)
LocationTeaching Unit II (TU II), Room 111
University of Houston Law Center
4604 Calhoun Road, Houston, TX 77004
Apr
17

Dean’s Awards Ceremony & Reception

University of Houston Law Center
Krost Hall Auditorium
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Apr
17

Dean’s Awards Ceremony & Reception

University of Houston Law Center
Krost Hall Auditorium
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Apr
12

Diversity Reception

5:30pm to 7:30pm at Chapman & Kirby
Mar
30

43rd Annual Law Gala and Auction

The Post Oak Hotel, Houston
Fly me to the Moon

43rd Annual Law Gala & Auction
Robert Sergesketter '95 & Denise Rhodes, Gala Chairs

Join us for a rocket ride to the swinging '60s, when man walked on the moon and Frank Sinatra was in his heyday.
Mar
26

Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series - Anita Hill

Featuring Anita Hill, University Professor of Social Policy, Law, and Women's,
Gender and Sexuality Studies, Brandeis University | Fireside Chat with
Professor Michael A. Olivas

Mar
25

Preventive Lawyering: Empirical Evidence That Medical Legal Partnerships Improve Lives

Dayna Matthew

William L. Matheson and Robert M. Morgenthau Distinguished Professor of Law, and the F. Palmer Weber Research Professor of Civil Liberties and Human Rights, University of Virginia School of Law

Mar
04

Yale L. Rosenberg Memorial Lecture - Tanya Kateri Hernandez

Featuring Tanya Kateri Hernandez, Professor of Law, Fordham
University School of Law | Multiracials and Civil Rights: Mixed-Race Stories of Discrimination

Mar
01

1st annual Denney L. Wright International Energy Tax Conference and The Houston Business and Tax Law Journal's 19th Annual Symposium

Friday, March 1, 2019 
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
5:00 pm Reception 

Greater Houston Partnership
701 Avenida De Las Americas
Houston, Texas 77010

Feb
19

Sondock Jurist-In-Residence - Judge Jennifer Elrod

Featuring Judge Jennifer Elrod, United States Court of Appeals For the Fifth Circuit


Feb
14

Black History Month Lecture - Annette Gordon-Reed

Featuring Annette Gordon-Reed, Charles Warren Professor of American
Legal History, Professor of History, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Harvard Law
School | Confederate Iconography and Its Relationship to Implicit and Explicit Bias

Jan
31

Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series - Randall (Randy) Ebner

Petroleum Club of Houston
Suite A | Aramco
1201 Louisiana Street, 35th Floor
Houston, TX 77002

Featuring Randall (Randy) Ebner, Vice President and General Counsel of
ExxonMobil | Fireside Chat: The Role of General Counsel of a Multinational, Multicultural, Multidiscipline #2 Fortune 500 Company


Jan
03

New Orleans Alumni & Friends Reception

Hilton New Orleans Riverside | Kabacoff Room
Two Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70130

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.