Publications & Presentations

Michael C. Sanders

  • Operator and Non-Operator Disputes, South Texas College of Law, 2015 Energy Law Institute
  • South Texas College of Law Energy Law Institute, Planning Committee Member 2009-Present (Chairman 2012-Present)
  • Surface Use and Access in Oil & Gas Development:  Introduction, EUCI Course, November 12, 2014
  • Disputes Between Working Interest Owners and Operators, South Texas College of Law, 2014 Energy Law Institute
  • Case Law Update, South Texas College of Law, 2013 Energy Law Institute
  • Surface Access Issues: What We've Got Here Is Failure to Communicate, Houston Association of Professional Landmen, 2011 Fall Seminar
  • Surface Access Issues: What We've Got Here Is Failure to Communicate, South Texas College of Law, 2011 Energy Law Institute
  • Disputes Between Working Interest Owners and Operators, Houston Association of Professional Landmen, 2010 Fall Seminar
  • Disputes Between Working Interest Owners and Operators, South Texas College of Law, 2010 Energy Law Institute
  • Disputes Between Working Interest Owners and Operators, Houston Association of Professional Landmen, 2009 Fall Seminar
  • Disputes Between Working Interest Owners and Operators, South Texas College of Law, 2009 Energy Law Institute
  • When Deals Go Wrong: Disputes Between Working Interest Owners and Operators, Houston Association of Professional Landmen, March 2009 Luncheon
  • Operator and Working Interest Owner Disputes, University of Houston Law Foundation, 2009 Advanced Oil & Gas Short Course
  • Surface Rights vs. Mineral Rights Conflicts Are Bound to Increase, Houston Business Journal, September 7, 2007
  • How to Not Get Eaten While Swimming With the Sharks: Legal Tips for Small Business Owners, Texas Exes Business Network, Spring 2007 Luncheon

Katherine A. Willyard

  • HBA Oil , Gas & Mineral Law Section, Council Member, 2015-Present
  • HBA Oil, Gas & Mineral Law Section, Planning Commitee, 2014-2015
  • 28th Annual South Texas College of Law Energy Law Institute, Planning Committee Member, 2015
  • Surface Use and Access in Oil & Gas Development:  Introduction, EUCI Course, November 12, 2014
  • Case Law Update, South Texas College of Law, 2013 Energy Law Institute
  • Case Law Update, South Texas College of Law, 2012 Energy Law Institute
  • Lease Negotiations: Tips from a Perspective on the other side, Houston Association of Professional Landmen, 2011 Fall Seminar
  • Conflicts between Oil and Gas and Wind Energy Development, 35th Ernest E. Smith Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Institute, March 27, 2009, (Co-Author)

Cassie McGarvey

  • BYOD  Advice for Business Owners, Friendswood Chamber of Commerce, March 2017
  • Real Estate Basics for Probate Attorneys, Houston Attorneys in Tax and Probate, March 2017
  • Life in the Clouds: Protecting Confidentiality in the Virtual World, HBA Real Estate Section, December 2016
  • BYOD: Ethical and Strategic Considerations, Texas Bar CLE Webinar, December 2016
  • Put Down the Smartphone: Live and Work with Focus and Intention, Women's Energy Network, June 2016
  • BYOD: Advice for Employers and Employees, Hosuton Bar Association, May 2016
  • BYOD: Advice for Employers and Employees, Houston Association of Professional Landmen, Spring 2016
  • Life in the Clouds: Protecting Confidentiality in the Virtual World, The Driven Speaker Series, January 2016
  • Head in the Clouds: Preserving Attorney-Client Privilege in the Digital World, HBA Oil & Gas Section, November 2015
  • Has Anyone Seen My Phone?  Protecting Confidential Information in the Digital Age, South Texas College of Law, 2015 Energy Law Institute
  • Quick, Where's Your Floppy Drive?  Document Retention in the Age of Constant Format Change, Houston Association of Professional Landmen, Spring 2015
  • Attorney Client Privilege with Cloud Computing, Houston Association of Professional Landmen, Fall 2014
  • Surface Use and Access in Oil & Gas Development:  Introduction, EUCI Course, November 12, 2014

Sara Keith 

  • Life of a Bankruptcy Caseco-presenter, SBOT Bankruptcy 101 Conference, Houston, Texas, September 2012 and February 2014
  • Evidence, co-presenter, Starting Out Right, Houston, Texas October 3, 2014
  • Are You Smarter than...a Fifth year Lawyer? co-panelist, 10th Anniversary Bankruptcy Bench Bar Conference, San Antonio, Texas, June 7, 2013
  • Bankruptcy Issues with Inter-Corporate Transfers, Thompson & Knight Bankruptcy Section, Houston, Texas Spetember 2008
  • Why America is More Religious Than Europe, St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Houston, Texas, August 2008
  • Judicial Profile of the Honorable Wesley W. Steen, SBOT Bankruptcy Law Section Newsletter Vol. 10-No. 1, January 2011