University Of Texas To Explore Land Use Issues

Tuesday, March 2, 2010 - 00:00

On Thursday and Friday, March 25 and 26, the University of Texas School of Law has scheduled a Land Use Conference in Austin at the AT&T Conference Center Hotel at UT.

It will run from 9 a.m. to 5:20 p.m. on Thursday and from 8 a.m. to 3:25 p.m. on Friday.

Among the topics and speakers are An Updated Look at Public Improvement Districts to Promote Economic Development with Dwight A. (Ike) Shupe, K&L Gates, LLP; Avoiding the Perp Walk: Criminal Laws and Ethics in Land Use with Ross Fischer, Denton, Navarro, Rocha, & Bernal, P.C.; Recent Land Use Law Developments with Bruce M. Kramer, of counsel, McGinnis, Lochridge, & Kilgore, L.L.P.; and Getting What You Want: A Review of Negotiation Skills and Ethical Issues with DeWitt F. McCarley, City of Charlotte, president of the International Municipal Attorneys Association.

On Wednesday, March 24, UT will offer a Land Use Boot Camp from 9:30 a.m. until 6:15 p.m. CLE sessions will be offered in the morning, including a Boot Camp Q&A panel discussion. At 2:15 p.m. the conference will adjourn to a bus tour of two of Austin's signature developments with commentary and discussion from master planners, developers and city officials.

For informationsee CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

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