Issue #21
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Cover: "Three Wise Monkeys" by Desiree Tunstill

Focus on. . .
THE ETHICS OF INADVERTENT DISCLOSURE OF PRIVILEDGED DOCUMENTS
by Ellen Lockwood, CLA–Ethics Chair 
No matter how many times everyone goes over the documents, there is always that nagging worry that a privileged document has been overlooked.    

WE WALK A THIN LINE...A TIGHT TIGHTROPE  
by Susan Daugherty
Even while we are still in school, people begin asking us about how to proceed in their legal matters...But, how should we answer?

WATCH OUT FOR UPL!!!
by Brenda Stockton

Most attorneys will agree that they never tell a newly hired legal assistant her role in the office. It is usally presumed that she knows what she can and cannot do...But is that wise?

THE FIRST YEAR UNDER THE NEW DISCOVERY RULES—PART III
by Robert H. Pemberton, Rules Attorney for The Supreme Court of Texas

Cases Applying the New Discovery Rules..

Hot "Cites"

TEEN COURTS—HELPING TEENS AND THE COMMUNITY
by Stephanie Hawkes, R.P.
Enacted by the Texas Legislature, Teen Courts provide teens with an opportunity to learn from their mistakes and to contribute to their community while doing restitution for their crime.
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WRITING GURU DISCOURSES SPEAKS
by Terri LeClercq, Ph.D.

THE WOMEN'S ADVOCACY PROJECT, INC.


HARRIS COUNTY DISTRICT COURT DOCKET INFORMATION WEBSITE
by Robin A. Swattes, TBLS, HPLA
Need docket info for Harris County? Then this is the site for which you have been looking!

DOLLAR COST AVERAGING
by Craig Hackler  Raymond James Financial Services, Inc.

LIABILITY OF THE TEXAS LANDOWNER FOR CRIMINAL ACTS ON PROPERTY
by Catherine K. Harris
In the past twenty years, a landowner's liability for actions of a third party that are criminal, and are harmful to customers or tenants, has received particular attention by the courts.

 

Et Al.

PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE
The Path to Professionalism

by Javan Johnson, CLAS

SPECIAL EXCEPTIONS (Corrections)

Annual Meeting

Exceptional Pro Bono Merit Award
by Jodye Kasher, CLA

"Pro Bono Partners" Second Annual Award Recipients
by Michele Boerder

LAD Holds Annual Meeting in San Antonio
State of the Division

by Lisa Sprinkle, CLAS

State of the Division
by Lisa Sprinkle, CLAS

 


2000-2001 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

Columns

LETTERS

SPEAKERS BUREAU

WEB WIZARDS

PARALEGAL POINTERS

 

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