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Law & the Media Seminar

33rd Law & the Media Seminar: Access to Information in the Digital Age

January 26 @ 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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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.”

Online registration for this event is now closed. Contact Tara Shockley at taras@hba.org or (713) 759-1133 with questions or concerns.

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.


January 26
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM


South Texas College of Law, Garrett Townes, 1st FL


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