June 1, 2017: Breath and Blood Tests in the Wake of Birchfield v. North Dakota
Presented by Hon. Ryan Turner, General Counsel & Director of Education, TMCEC
June 15, 2017: Impaired Driving Update
Presented by Ned Minevitz, TxDOT Grant Administrator & Program Attorney, TMCEC
July 6, 2017: Powdered Alcohol and Young Drivers
Presented by Christi Koenig Brisky, Research & Program Specialist, Texans Standing Tall
July 13, 2017: Impaired Driving Prevention Technology (Tentative)
Spring 2017 Webinars on Demand:
The Walking Dead: Pedestrians, Vehicles, and Impairment, presented by Ned Minevitz, TxDOT Grant Administrator & Program Attorney, TMCEC
Expunctions, presented by Hon. Mark Goodner, Director of Judicial Education, TMCEC
Texas Department of Public Safety Update, presented by Melissa Eager and Timothy Preece, Department of Public Safety, Driver License Division, Enforcement and Compliance
Conducting Marriage Ceremonies, presented by Hon. Kimberly Maura Gamble, Municipal Judge, City of Houston, Court #11
Winter 2017 Webinars on Demand:
Implicit Bias, presented by Leah Huff, Former Court Administrator, City of Southlake
Compliance Strategies When Arrest Is Not Best, presented by Hon. John Bull, Presiding Judge, City of San Antonio and Hon. Ed Spillane, Presiding Judge, City of College Station
Internal Controls, presented by Hon. Carol Gauntt, Associate Judge, City of Weatherford
Community Service, presented by Tracie Glaeser, CMCC, CCM, Program Coordinator, TMCEC
Authorities and Duties, presented by Hon. Hilda Cuthbertson,Judge, City of Snook
Judicial Ethics Update, presented by Seana Willing, Executive Director, State Commission on Judicial Conduct
Fall 2016 Webinars on Demand:
Drug Recognition Experts, presented by Steve Burres, DWI Investigator, Irving Police Department
TMCEC Radio: Morning Coffee - Fines, Fees, Costs, & Indigence, presented by the TMCEC Staff Attorneys
Rise of the Machines II: Indigence Issues, presented by Ryan Turner, General Counsel & Director of Education, TMCEC
Setting Up a Teen Court, presented by the Honorable Randall Stump, Presiding Judge, and Tina Heine, Teen Court Coordinator, Georgetown Municipal Court
Writs: Warrants and the Capias Pro Fine, presented by Ryan Turner, General Counsel & Director of Education, TMCEC
Collection Improvement Program, presented by Scott Griffith, Director, Research and Court Services, Office of Court Administration
Summer 2016 Webinars On Demand:
Records Requests, presented by Mena Ramon, General Counsel, OCA
Conviction Reporting, presented by Abed Nader, Assistant Manager, Department of Public Safety, Driver License Division, Enforcement and Compliance
The Role of the Juvenile Case Manager, presented by Carlin Caliman, Ph.D., Juvenile Case Coordinator, City of Arlington
Family Violence Cases in Municipal Courts, presented by Kimberly Piechowiak, Protective Order Resource Attorney, OCA
Transgender Considerations for Municipal Courts, presented by the Honorable Phyllis Frye, Associate Municipal Judge, City of Houston
Spring 2016 Webinars On Demand:
Lessons From Ferguson: What Every Municipal Court Needs to Know, presented by Ryan Turner, General Counsel & Director of Education, TMCEC
Distracted Driving for Court Staff: Liability and Safety, presented by Todd Clement, Attorney, The Clement Law Firm
TMCEC Radio: Morning Coffee, presented by the TMCEC Staff Attorneys
Appeals from Municipal Court, presented by Leah Huff, Former Court Administrator, City of Southlake
Court Decorum, presented by the Honorable Allen Gilbert, Presiding Judge, San Angelo Municipal Court
The Texas Municipal Courts Education Center offers live and interactive web-based training programs on a variety of legal and professional subjects. Webinars are designed for all court personnel: judges, court administrators, clerks, bailiffs, warrant officers, marshals, and prosecutors; and group participation is strongly encouraged. Embrace the opportunity to enhance your knowledge, refresh your understanding, and compare your court’s processes to those of other courts, all from the convenience of your own office.
Please visit our Online Learning Center (OLC) for more information on how to participate in upcoming webinars or access archived webinars. Login to the OLC using the following instructions:
For more information about how to access the OLC and view live and archived webinars, please download and read the Webinar FAQ book. We also encourage you to watch the archived webinar about Navigating the OLC and Webinars.
The schedule for upcoming webinars and instructions related to viewing and receiving credit are now available in the Upcoming Webinars section of the TMCEC OLC.
Webinars are free of charge to participants, but may include local charges normally incurred through internet usage. Participants will need a computer with speakers and an internet connection.
Webinar participation generally counts for one hour of judicial education credit and credit toward the clerk certification program. All webinars marked with a yellow CLE label above the title are approved for MCLE credit from the State Bar of Texas for licensed attorneys.
Webinars On Demand
Archived webinars are now available within the Webinars On Demand section of the TMCEC OLC.
Webinars for make-up work are now available within the FTA Docket section of the TMCEC OLC.
(Emergency Only - subject to prior approval from TMCEC Executive Director)
What would you like to see as a Webinar? Members of our constituency are encouraged to submit topic suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org, Subject: Webinar Topic Suggestion.