Seminar To Probe Bill Of Rights

Tuesday, May 1, 2007 - 00:00

The State Bar of Texas has scheduled a CLE program titled Bill of Rights Course 2007.

The two-day session will take place on Wednesday and Thursday, May 23 and 24 at the Cityplace Conference Center in Dallas. Sessions will run from 8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. on the first day and from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the second day.

Speakers will examine issues such as: U.S. Supreme Court Update: The Year in Review; Historical Development of the First Amendment Religion Clauses; Access to the Courts and Counsel: A Constitutional Guarantee in Jeopardy?; Free Speech in the Technology Age; The Constitution Goes to Work: How the Bill of Rights Affects Employment Law; Practicing From the Shadows: Depression and the Legal Profession; The Free Exercise and Establishment Clauses, and The Texas Bill of Rights: A Broader Protection Than the U.S. Constitution.

The course director is Chad Baruch, assistant principal at Yavneh Academy of Dallas.

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

To register for the seminar, call (800) 204-2222, extension 1574 or visit