The Lone Star State Update on Animal Law 2019
September 6, 2019
Join the Animal Legal Defense Fund for The Lone Star Update on Animal Law! This CLE (continuing legal education) event will provide attendees the opportunity to hear from experts in the Texas animal law community on topics including legislation, civil law, and criminal law, and a special topics panel on the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s Houston Aquarium lawsuit.
A time agenda and speaker bios are located on the right-hand side bar.
Animal Legal Defense Fund is offering travel grants to student chapters to attend! Grants are awarded on a first come, first served basis and they will go quickly.
South Texas College of Law
Friday, September 6, 2019
1303 San Jacinto St, Houston, TX 77002
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