Judge Darlene Byrne hopes you can join us for the following free child welfare CLE presentation at the 126th District Court.Date: Tuesday, June 7: 12:00pm-1:00pmTopic: “Burden of Proof in CPS Cases: From 262 to Trial”Presenters:
Ø Katie Drummond, Assistant District Attorney, Travis County District Attorney
Ø Leslie Strauch, Clinical Professor & Supervising Attorney, Children’s Rights Clinic – The University of Texas School of LawAttorneys: This course has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of Texas Committee on MCLE in the amount of 1 credit hour, of which 0 credit hours will apply to legal ethics/professional responsibility credit.Additional Information:The overall objective and purpose of the program:Educate the audience about the burden of proof in CPS cases in all phases of a CPS case.The content and subject matter of each lecture and/or session:Professor Strauch and Assistant District Attorney Katie Drummond will thoroughly discuss the burden of proof in all stages of CPS litigation, from the 262 hearing through a final trial on the merits.This presentation will be held in the 126th District Court, located on the 4th floor (room 436) of the Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse at 1000 Guadalupe St. in Austin.There is NO cost to attend and NO need to RSVP to attend this session. Seating is available on a first-come basis. You do not need to be an attorney to attend.Attendees are always welcome to bring a sack lunch and eat in the courtroom during a presentation.Please feel free to share this e-mail. Also, let me know if you have any questions.