Legal Issues in the Age of the Coronavirus

Ethics webinar headerTexas A&M Law faculty and legal community experts share practical, fact-based information in a free webinar series addressing legal ethics, business bankruptcy, and employment issues during the Coronavirus pandemic.

These informative and timely webinars, presented by our knowledgeable scholars and professionals, include real-time question and answer sessions with webinar participants. 

Upcoming Webinars:

Register now for the Legal Ethics CLE Webinar ►

DBA-Logo-2019-webProfessional responsibility and liability experts discuss the pandemic’s effect on legal ethics and malpractice. The free, online webinar is co-sponsored by the Dallas Bar Association and Texas A&M School of Law. One hour of Ethics CLE credit* will be available for registered webinar attendees.

Discussion Topics:
  • Legal ethics issues, including those related to confidentiality, supervision, competence, and wellness
  • Legal malpractice and risk management issues including the profile of claims and loss prevention measures to minimize exposure
  • Lawyering concerns related to how the pandemic will affect the manner and settings in which we practice law
  • Kelli Hinson, Partner and General Counsel, Carrington, Coleman
  • Janis Meyer, Partner, Clyde & Co.
  • Milan Markovic, Professor, Texas A&M University School of Law
  • Moderator:  Susan Fortney, Professor and Director, Program for the Advancement of Legal Ethics, Texas A&M University School of Law

Each one-hour webinar allow attendees to ask questions of our experts. 

While the panelists are all attorneys, they will be discussing the law generally, and nothing in the webinar should be considered as legal advice. Attendees should consult their own legal advisor to address their own unique circumstances.


Texas A&M faculty also led webinars focusing on the impacts of the CARES Act, addressing:

  • Individual Incentives
  • Small Business Incentives
  • Health Care Implications
  • Housing, Commercial Real Estate, and Bankruptcy
View & Download CARES Act webinars  ►

Online Resources

For a list of helpful CARES Act and other stimulus acts online resources, click here.

Need additional assistance?

LegalLine is a community service program offered twice a month by the Tarrant County Bar Association. Volunteer attorneys from the Tarrant County Bar Association offer free advice to Tarrant County residents on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month from 5pm – 7pm.

As part of the Tarrant County Bar Association’s commitment to the public, local lawyers volunteer two hours of their time to answer questions covering a broad range of topics.

Anyone interested can sign up for an appointment time at tarrantbar.org or by clicking here.