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SABBA notes passing of John L. Sanders, Attorney.

San Antonio Bankruptcy Bar Association laments the passing of John L Sanders, Attorney, on July 12, 2019.

Mr. Randy Osherow has informed us that John’s memorial will be This Sunday, July 28, 1:30 pm. 12809 Moose Circle, 78254. It is north of 1604 near Culebra. All are welcome. (RO could not find it on mapquest. It is new development, 2019. Granddaughter’ house. )

For further information, please see the notice at this link: Obituary Notice.

Mr. Sanders practiced bankruptcy and worked on Creditor – Debtor issues, as well as Wills and Probate. He was admitted to practice in the US Tax Court , Texas Western Bankruptcy Court , and Texas Western District Court .

Announcement – Volunteer Opportunities

St. Mary’s Law School Pro Bono Project.

Volunteer Opportunity: The St. Mary’s Law School Pro Bono Project has an immediate need for volunteer attorneys to assist with indigent individuals who are in need of advice and possible assistance with filing a chapter 7 case. We currently have 3 individuals who have been waiting since March to speak to someone. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Alicia Grant at alicia.grant@nortonrosefulbright.com. All volunteers are paired with a St. Mary’s law student who has been trained and can assist with all intake.

June 2019, SABBA Meeting – Tax Reform: What Lawyers Need To Know For Their Clients And Their Firms.

Tax Reform: What Lawyers Need To Know For Their Clients And Their Firms.

The monthly meeting for June,  2019 will be held on Tuesday,  June 25, 2019 at the San Antonio Country Club, at 4100 N. New Braunfels Ave., San Antonio, Texas.

Social begins at 5:00 p.m., followed by an informative presentation at 5:30 p.m.

Map to San Antonio Country Club.

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Tax Reform: What Lawyers Need To Know For Their Clients And Their Firms.

Speaker: Katherine Noll, from Chamberlain Hrdlicka.

Information about Katherine Noll

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Knowledge is our best defense.

May 2019, SABBA Meeting – Ethics issues involving Counsel in Recent Bankruptcy Cases

2019 Ethics issues involving Counsel in Recent Bankruptcy Cases

The monthly meeting for May,  2019 will be held on Tuesday,  May 28, 2019 at the San Antonio Country Club, at 4100 N. New Braunfels Ave., San Antonio, Texas.

Social begins at 5:00 p.m., followed by an informative presentation at 5:30 p.m.

Map to San Antonio Country Club.

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Ethics issues involving Counsel in Recent Bankruptcy Cases

Speakers: Jim Rose and Kevin Epstein

Jim Rose and Kevin Epstein are Trial Attorneys with the United States Department of Justice.

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Make a dent in your Ethics CLE Requirement*

* One hour Ethics Credit APPROVED.

Delegate Applications for SBOT Resolutions Committee

Delegate Applications for SBOT Resolutions Committee

Please review the attached resolution.

If anyone is interested in serving as a delegate to the State Bar Annual meeting to please let me know!  Thanks.Kevin Epstein, Kevin.M.Epstein@usdoj.gov

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This is the information provided by Chielsey Barber, SBOT:

From: Chielsey Barber <Chielsey.Barber@TEXASBAR.COM>
Subject: SBOT Resolutions at Annual Meeting 2019 – Delegate Form

Attached is one proposed resolution that was received by the April 1, 2019 deadline to be presented during the Annual Meeting in June. The Resolutions Committee will meet to discuss and vote on this resolution on Thursday, June 13 from 3:00pm – 4:00pm (registration) and 4:00pm – 5:00pm (meeting) at the JW Marriott Austin, Room 301-302.

Your local bar association is a member of the Resolutions Committee and is entitled to appoint one delegate for each 250 members or fraction thereof to attend. For your convenience, we have attached a delegate form and ask that it be returned to us by May 22, 2019. Please be sure to notify your delegate(s) of his/her appointment. We need 50 delegates present in order to have a quorum of the Resolutions Committee, therefore we urge you to have your local bar association represented and ready to vote on the proposed resolution during this meeting.

Please let us know if you have any questions.

Best,

Chielsey Barber
Executive Office
State Bar of Texas
512.427.1416 direct | 800.204.2222, ext. 1416
cbarber@texasbar.com

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This is the resolution:

annual_meeting_resolution_2019 (3)

This is the delegate application form:

RESOLUTIONS DELEGATE FORM_2019

March Meeting – “Fair Debt Collection: What Every Bankruptcy Attorney Should Know”

The monthly meeting for March,  2019 will be held on Tuesday,  March 26, 2019 at the San Antonio Country Club, at 4100 N. New Braunfels Ave., San Antonio, Texas.

Social begins at 5:00 p.m., followed by an informative presentation at 5:30 p.m.

Map to San Antonio Country Club.

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The program for March, 2019 is “Fair Debt Collection: What Every Bankruptcy Attorney Should Know”, presented by William M. Clanton.

William M. Clanton
Law Office of Bill Clanton, P.C.
926 Chulie Dr.
San Antonio, Texas 78216
210 226 0800
210 338 8660 fax

Website of Law Office of Bill Clanton, P.C.

View or Print Outline for “Fair Debt Collection: What Every Bankruptcy Attorney Should Know”

FEBRUARY 2019 Meeting – ETHICS JEOPARDY!

The monthly meeting for February,  2019 will be held on Tuesday,  February 26, 2019 at the San Antonio Country Club, at 4100 N. New Braunfels Ave., San Antonio, Texas.

Social begins at 5:00 p.m., followed by an informative presentation at 5:30 p.m.

Map to San Antonio Country Club.

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The program for February 2019 Meeting is: Ethics Jeopardy! 

Presented by: Alicia Grant, Amber Fly, and Sara Nickodam.

And, we are approved for 1 hour of ethics credit.