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Human Resources Division, Staff Development Section
Continuing Legal Education
2015-09-01 to 2015-09-31

Training Calendar

Factual Research for Legal Professionals
02:00 PM to 03:00 PM
 
Tuesday, September 1st

This one-hour class is designed to help practitioners and those who support them frame searches more effectively.  As a result of the class, attendees should be better to close the gap between finding the citation and actually accessing the material.  The remainder of the class offers tips for evaluating search results for relevance and authoritative weight, saving search results, and where a researcher who has reached a research impasse should go for help. 

This program has been approved for 1.0 hour of MCLE credit by the State Bar of Texas' MCLE Department.

OAG Employees Only

Researching the Texas Constitution, Texas Legislation, and Texas Regulations
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
 
Tuesday, September 1st

This two-hour class provides a comprehensive overview of information resources available to those seeking to learn more about the Texas Constitution, Texas statutes and legislative history, and Texas regulations, as well as how to employ those resources. Material surveyed includes what is available from Westlaw, Lexis, state government providers, and academic libraries around Texas.  Participants will be familiar with research tools at hand and able to select the correct tools for any research tasks they confront about the Texas Constitution, Texas Statutes and legislative history, and Texas regulations.

This presentation has been approved for 1.0 hour of MCLE credit by the State Bar of Texas' MCLE Department.

 

OAG Employees Only