The monthly meeting for November, 2021 will be held on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 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.
San Antonio Country Club’s current COVID-19 policy:
1. Fully vaccinated guests are not required to wear masks. Unvaccinated guests are strongly encouraged to wear masks indoors. 2. Social distancing is recommended. 3. If you do not feel well, or have any symptoms of COVID-19, please do not enter the facilities.
The invitation to the Zoom Conference is in the email sent to you, notifying you of this meeting.
CLE CREDIT will be provided to participants. Following the session, please email your name and State Bar number to Trey White at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To prevent any zoom-bombing, the Zoom administrator will lock the meeting by 5:40 p.m. Once the meeting is locked, no one will be able to get in, even with the password. A recording of the session is anticipated, so that may be made available to anyone who can’t attend the meeting. Upon viewing the session, they can apply for CLE credit through the State Bar of Texas.
The monthly meeting for November, 2020 will be held on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 as an ONLINE CONFERENCE.
Social* begins at 5:00 p.m., followed by an informative presentation at 5:30 p.m.
*(Comestibles and libations are the participant’s own responsibility).
The presentation for November is the STATE OF THE WESTERN DISTRICT and RECENT DEVELOPMENTS by Judge Ronald B. King, Chief U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas.
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This information was requested to be sent by SABBA President Natalie Wilson:
SABBA Members Please Notice:
PUBLIC NOTICE FOR REAPPOINTMENT
OF BANKRUPTCY JUDGE CRAIG A. GARGOTTA
The current 14-year term of U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Craig A. Gargotta of the Western District of Texas will expire September 30, 2021. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit is considering whether to reappoint Judge Gargotta to a new 14-year term. Upon reappointment, Judge Gargotta would continue to exercise all jurisdiction permitted a bankruptcy judge under federal law. Members of the bar and the public are invited and requested to submit comments for consideration by the court before it decides whether to reappoint Judge Gargotta to a new term. All comments will be kept CONFIDENTIAL and should be directed to Mr. Theodore P. Cominos, Circuit Executive, 600 Camp Street, Room 100, New Orleans, LA 70130 or email to ReappointmentGargottaComments@ca5.uscourts.gov.
Comments must be received by Friday, November 6, 2020.