August 10, 2005
AALL Recap : Workshop, Program, Event News and Gossip
Riva Laughlin, Mary Ann Wacker, Michele Lucero, Blythe McCoy,
Monica Ortale, Jen Van Ness, Joan Englander, Susan Yancey
September 14, 2005
Business Etiquette : Enhance Your Professionalism
Kim Bennett, Ceridian
Current surveys indicate that 8 in 10 Americans say a lack of respect and courtesy in a serious problem, and 6 in 10 say it’s become worse in recent years. We are losing the polite environment that once characterized the workplace. Identify 10 best practices of workplace etiquette. Learn Strategies for implementing workplace courtesy and increasing personal professionalism.
October 5, 2005
Basic Legal Research for the Non-Law Librarian
"Getting Started with Legal Research : Community Sources & Reference Tools"
Peter Egler, Head of Reference O’Quinn Law Library, University of Houston
"Intro to the Texas Court System & Texas Case Law"
Susan Yancey, Director of Firm Libraries Vinson & Elkins, L.L.P.
"Researching Texas Statutory Law"
Holly Watson, Librarian Jenkens & Gilchrist P.C.
"Legal Resources on the Internet"
Riva Laughlin—Librarian, Haynes and Boone, L.L.P.
November 9, 2005
Investments and Financial Planning
Greg Brothers, Senior VP & Chief Financial Officer, South Texas College of Law
December 14, 2005
January 11, 2006
Steven Perkins, Coordinator of Reference Services, University of Houston Libraries
February 8, 2006
AALL Chapter Visit
Victoria Trotta, AALL Past President and Associate Dean for Information
Technology and the Ross-Blakley Law Library at Arizona State University
April 12, 2006
Current Legal Happenings in Houston
Dean T. Gerald Treece, South Texas College of Law
May 10, 2006
Annual Business Meeting and Election of Officers