March 25 - April 1, 2020
"19 Tips to Improve Your Ethics & Professional Health"

Jennifer Hasley, whose practice focuses on attorney disciplinary issues and professional liability claims, offers these important tips on maintaining ethics and professionalism during the COVID-19 outbreak. 
State Bar Grants MCLE Reporting Extension

The State Bar of Texas has granted an automatic 60-day MCLE credit reporting extension to attorneys reaching their compliance deadlines in March, April, and May. Click here to read more about the deadline extension.
You can earn CLE credit from home
with HBA CLE Videos

HBA members have access to over 75 hours of MCLE-accredited videos online at hba.org/watchcle .
HBA members also receive discounts at cleonline.com .

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Volunteer for LegalLine from Home

If you would like to volunteer from home, LegalLine is setting up a virtual hotline system .

The public will register by providing us with their name, phone number, a brief description of their legal question, and choose a designated time for 20 minutes of legal advice. We will email volunteers the caller’s information, asking that you use *67 before you dial the caller to block your number. We will also provide our basic referral resources and legal handbooks.

If you would like to volunteer, please email Ashley Steininger at ashleyg@hba.org . Stay well.
Wellness tip: Whether you're reporting to the office every day or quarantining at home, be sure to maintain healthy diet, exercise and sleep schedule.
The Houston Bar Association debuts its all-new Wellness page, a special section of the HBA.org website with a focus on member attorneys’ physical and mental wellbeing in the legal profession and at home.

Browse invaluable content at hba.org/wellness
The HBA's live, in-person seminars are canceled until further notice. In-person HBA Section meetings and programs also are canceled until further notice. 

See hba.org/updates for the most current scheduling information.