Notices and Announcements

Volume 14, Issue 7

TCAA 2019 Fall Conference in San Antonio

The Texas City Attorneys Association (TCAA) Fall Conference will be held in conjunction with the TML Annual Conference and Exhibition on October 10, 2019, at the Henry B. González Convention Center in San Antonio.

Topics include:

  • Dealing with difficult employees
  • Contracts immunity
  • Limits on city regulatory authority
  • Game room regulation
  • Drug testing
  • Recent federal cases
  • Right-of-way acquisition and land development programs
  • And more!

Attorneys can earn up to 5 MCLE hours, including 1 ethics hour.

Housing and registration open on Tuesday, July 23. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION. Note: The schedule for the TCAA program is under “Affiliate Programs,” and most attorneys who will not be attending the entire TML Annual Conference and Exhibition will want to choose the “one-day registration” option, starting at $185.

TCAA to Fill Board Position on October 10, 2019

Those interested in applying for a place on the board of the Texas City Attorneys Association should fill out an application and return it via email to Christy Drake-Adams at Application forms are available here and under the “About TCAA” tab, “Board of Directors” section, on the TCAA website at Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on August 30, 2019.

State and Local Legal Center – Upcoming Webinars

Supreme Court Review

Date:  July 23
Time:  1PM Eastern
Register here

TCAA Online Membership Directory

Looking to find the contact information for a fellow TCAA member? You can find it using the TCAA membership directory, available here:

IMLA Membership

Membership with IMLA doesn’t just mean discounts to their events. It’s much more than that. Click here to view a quick video about IMLA membership.

Continuing Legal Education

Riley Fletcher Basic Municipal Law Seminar

TCAA is proud to present the February 2018 Riley Fletcher Basic Municipal Law Seminar as an online course! The seminar is designed for attorneys who are new to municipal law or for those who want to brush up on the basics. For more information, or to purchase the course, go to For $149, you can access this seminar online at a time and place that works best for you. Up to eight hours of CLE credit hours (including 0.75 ethics hour) are available for this course.

2018 TCAA Fall Conference

This TCAA online seminar is FREE, allowing TCAA members who are city attorneys, assistant city attorneys, or attorneys who regularly practice municipal law to view the video of this conference in a singlesession format. Viewing a session allows attorneys to receive participatory CLE credit with the State Bar. To view available seminars, please visit (Use the case-sensitive password “FreeCLE” to gain access to the sessions.)

If you would like to have an article considered for publication in the TCAA newsletter, please send your request to Christy Drake-Adams at