10 Felonies You Commit Everyday *** 50% OFF

Legal Area:        ALL Litigation Criminal Administrative Civil Appellate Personal Injury
Total Credit Hours:        1.25
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $30.00
Course Materials:        textaudio
Session END DATE:        12/31/2017
Information:        ONLY $15 Code: SAVE50

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CLEonline.com, together with the Houston Bar Association, are pleased to present a special online CLE course in the area of criminal law. This area of the law has expanded greatly to cover ordinary financial transactions. In this seminar, learn how to avoid getting indicted by not falling into a trap for the unwary. This course features a streaming audio (as well as a downloadable MP3 audio) presentation from a live CLE seminar on this topic that was originally conducted by the Houston Bar Association (HBA) on January 18, 2013. You can access this presentation on demand at any time during the course of the seminar session.

Subjects to be discussed during this course include:

  • Levels of Proof

  • Interesting Cases

  • Penal Code §36.09 - Offering Gift to Public Servant

  • Penal Code §36.08 - Gift to Public Servant by Person Subject to His Jurisdiction

  • Penal Code §701

  • Penal Code §36.04 - Improper Influence

  • Penal Code §36.05 - Tampering with Witness

  • Penal Code §37.101 - Fraudulent Filing of Financing Statement

  • Penal Code §38.12 - Barratry & Solicitation of Professional Employment

  • Penal Code §38.17 - Failure to Stop or Report Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child

  • Other Common Examples of Pitfalls

The speaker for this course is Mr. Seth H. Kretzer, an attorney in private practice in Houston who practices in the area of criminal law. He is admitted to practice in all state courts in Texas and before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern, and Southern Districts of Texas. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Houston Bar Association. He received his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law (J.D., 2003). A more extensive biography for Mr. Kretzer may be found at his firm's website.

Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas
Credit Hours Area

1.25 Civil Appellate Law
1.25 Civil Trial Law
1.25 Criminal Appellate
1.25 Criminal Law
1.25 Juvenile Law


This course is approved for credit by the MCLE Committees of the STATE BAR OF TEXAS and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648).
These are not self-study credits, but rather 'participatory' credits as you would receive for attending a traditional, live CLE seminar.

In addition, regular CLE credits for this seminar may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA, or as an "Approved Jurisdiction", such as TENNESSEE.  Please check with the Tennessee State Bar for accreditation information.

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