Conference Will ReviewWater Law Issues In Texas

Friday, December 1, 2006 - 01:00

The University of Texas School of law this month is offering its three-day 2006 Texas Water Law Institute.

The program will take place on Wednesday-Friday, December 6-8 at the Radisson Hotel & Suites, 111 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX. Sessions run from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on day one, 8:50 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on day two, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on day three.

Speakers will cover a variety of topics such as: Water Issues in the Upcoming 80th Legislative Session; The Role of Conservation in Meeting Water Supply Needs; Water Reuse - A Major Water Supply in Texas?; Essential Hydrology for Lawyers, Landowners, and Developers, and Buying and Selling Water; Understanding the Market and Competitive Pressures in Your Area and Documenting the Transaction.

Among the conference speakers are State Sen. Kipp Averitt, chairman of the Senate Natural Resources Committee; Brian E. Berwick, assistant Texas attorney general, Natural Resources Division; the Hon. Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons, chairman, Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, and Rep. Robert R. Puente, Texas House of Representatives.

For information on CLE credits and program fees, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

For reservations, call (512) 475-6700 or visit