Notices and Announcements

Volume 8, Issue 7

2014 Riley Fletcher Basic Municipal Law Seminar to Be Live Streamed!

As another benefit to TCAA members, the 2014 Riley Fletcher Basic Municipal Law Seminar will be live streamed. The two-day seminar will take place on February 20-21, 2014, at the Texas Municipal Center in Austin, Texas. We hope you can join us in Austin but if you can’t, you will also be able to view it online. Watch for details and registration soon!

FREE CLEThe 2013 TCAA Fall Conference is Available Online

The TCAA Online Seminars are FREE, allowing TCAA members who are city attorneys, assistant city attorneys, or attorneys who regularly practice municipal law to view videos of past seminars in a singlesession format. Viewing of the 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.

Supreme Court Preview Webinar     

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear numerous cases of interest to local governments during its October Term 2013.  The State and Local Legal Center (SLLC) recently hosted a free one-hour webinar regarding some of those cases.  A recording of the SLLC-hosted webinar is available here:, and here:

The webinar was submitted by TCAA to the State Bar and approved for 1.5 hours of participatory credit (course number 901279902).  Attorneys are responsible for reporting their own hours online to the State Bar.

2014 TCAA Summer Conference:  Call for Speakers 

The Texas City Attorneys Association invites all attorneys interested in presenting at the 2014 TCAA Summer Conference in South Padre Island to submit your ideas to Scott Houston at by January 3, 2014.  This year’s conference will be held on June 18-20, 2014. Questions? Contact Scott Houston at or 512-231-7400.

TCAA 2014 Summer Conference in South Padre Island – DATE CHANGE

The TCAA 2014 Summer Conference at the Isla Grand Resort in South Padre Island was originally scheduled for June 4-6, 2014.  THAT DATE HAS CHANGED.  The conference will now be held on June 18-20, 2014.  We apologize for any inconvenience.