Two-Day Texas Water Law Institute Scheduled For December

Monday, November 2, 2009 - 01:00

The University Of Texas School Of Law has scheduled a two-day Water Law Institute for Thursday and Friday, December 10 and 11, at the Hyatt Regency Austin, 208 Barton Springs Road in Austin.

An optional Wednesday evening session titled Texas Water Law Overview, an overview of Texas water law cases, statutes, and regulations, is included in the registration fee.

The program will run from 9 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Friday.

Among the topics that will be explored are a Legislative Update with Mark McPherson of the McPherson LawFirm, PC; Legislative Perspective on CCNs with Rep. Bill Callegari, the Texas House of Representatives; Texas Water Marketing in Perspective with Laura Harnish and Mary Elizabeth Kelly, both of the Environmental Defense Fund; The Big Deal: Ethics of Negotiations Involving Economic Development by Ross Fischer, Denton, Navarro, Rocha & Bernal, P.C.; and an Update on Texas General Land Office's Water-related Programs with Jerry Patterson, the Texas General Land Office in Austin.

For more information about available CLE credits and fees, see CLE Events at The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To make a reservation, call (512) 475-6700, email or go to