People’s Law school – Austin

People’s Law school – Austin

Mark your calendars: The Austin Bar Association is presenting People’s Law
School on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011. And as always, it’s FREE!

Hundreds of Central Texans will take over The University of Texas School of
Law (727 E. Dean Keeton St.) for the one-day event, which puts Austin-area
lawyers at the podium discussing basic legal issues.

Classes are during three sessions: 9:00, 10:30, and noon. Subjects include
Family Law, Wills & Estate Planning, Criminal Law, Credit Repair, the Legal
Process, and more. Orientation will begin at 8:30 a.m.

For more information including directions, a list of classes offered, and
how to register online, please visit our web site or call 472-0279, x108.

We hope to see you there! This is an extremely valuable event to those who
attend. Help spread the word to your neighbors, family, friends, and anyone
else you think may be interested in this FREE legal information service for
the Austin community.

Interpreters available upon advance request for hearing impaired attendees.
Contact Julie at [email protected] or call the Austin Bar office at
512-472-0279, x108 by Friday, February 18th to obtain an interpreter for the

Thank you for your interest and support of the People’s Law School!

People’s Law School 2011 – Austin

Saturday, February, 26, 2011
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
UT Law School Campus
727 E. Dean Keeton St.

Event Schedule

Doors Open: 8:15 a.m.
Orientation: 8:30 a.m.
First Class: 9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Second Class: 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Third Class: Noon – 1:15 p.m.

Register online at .

To ensure adequate seating, registration is preferred but not required.

Sponsored by the Austin Bar Association and Lawyer Referral Service of
Central Texas.

For more information call the Austin Bar Association at 512-472-0279 or
visit .

Topics Offered: The Legal Process • Consumer Law • Debt • Criminal Law Real
Estate Law • Family Law • Life Planning • Wills • Small Business Veterans
Issues • Intellectual Property • Immigration and More!

See other side for the Schedule of Classes available. (See link below)


Consumer Law
9:00 Protecting Yourself Online
10:30 Identity Theft

Criminal Law
Noon Arrested! What are My Rights?

9:00 Credit Repair
10:30 About Consumer Loans
Noon Collections

More Debt
9:00 Bankruptcy
10:30 Foreclosure, Loan Modification, & Short Sales

Employment Law
9:00 For Employers
10:30 For Employees

Family Law
9:00 The Divorce Process
10:30 Child Custody & Support

10:30 Immigration (English)
Noon Immigration (Spanish)

9:00 Social Security Disability
Noon Home & Auto

Intellectual Property
9:00 Trademark & Registration
10:30 Patents
Noon Copyright & Registration

The Legal Process
9:00 When & How to Hire a Lawyer
10:30 Small Claims Court 101
Noon Traffic Court

Life Planning
9:00 Getting Your Financial House In Order
10:30 Estate Planning
Noon The Probate Process
Noon Guardianship

No Escaping Taxes!
9:00 Dealing With the IRS

Real Estate Law
9:00 Buying, Owning, & Selling Property
10:30 Tenants’ Rights
Noon Homeowners/Condo Association Issues

Small Business Law
9:00 Choice of Business Entity
10:30 Choice of Business Entity
Noon Tips for Small Business Success
Noon Business Contracts Basics

School Law
9:00 Student Rights

9:00 Wills & Why You Need One
10:30 Wills & Why You Need One
Noon Wills & Why You Need One

Veterans’ Issues
10:30 Discharge & Benefits Issues

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