The Law & the Media Seminar is co-sponsored by the HBA Law & the Media Committee, the Society of Professional Journalists, and the Houston Press Club. This is a yearly educational event where legal professionals and members of the press gather to discuss current events and issues in both fields.
The theme of the 33rd Annual Law & the Media Seminar is “Access to Information in the Digital Age.”
The event is scheduled to take place from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at the Emilie Slohm Conference Center at South Texas College of Law Houston. The order of events is as follows:
- 8:00-8:55 a.m. – Continental Breakfast
- 8:55-9:00 a.m. – Welcome and Introductions
- 9:00-10:00 a.m. – Panel One
- 10:00-10:15 a.m. – Break
- 10:15-11:15 a.m. – Keynote Speech
- 11:15-11:30 a.m. – Break
- 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – Panel Two
The keynote speaker is Carrie Johnson, justice reporter for National Public Radio.
Click here to learn more about the program.