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A podcast brought to you by the International Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. Where our mission is to provide you a short and topical podcast that makes international law relevant - no matter what your area of practice or business.

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A podcast brought to you by the International Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. Where our mission is to provide you a short and topical podcast that makes international law relevant - no matter what your area of practice or business.

    Catch 42- The Asylum Process on the US Southern Border

    Catch 42- The Asylum Process on the US Southern Border

    On March 20, 2020, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued an emergency regulation which permits the Director of the CDC to “prohibit … the introduction” into the United States of individuals when the director believes that “there is serious danger of the introduction of [a communicable] disease into the United States.” This is known at Title 42. Title 42 has allowed the federal government to turned away migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, including those who are seekin...

    • 28 min
    AI, Monkeys Selfies and Patents- oh my!

    AI, Monkeys Selfies and Patents- oh my!

    Did you know that in 2021:• A patent application named an Artificial Intelligence (AI) as the inventor and in at least 1 country- it is listed as an inventor; • AI is being used by the US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) to aid in the patent search process; and • a case involving a monkey that took a selfie may guide us in statutory construction? It’s a brave new world and Darin Klemchuk is here to walk us through it. Darin is the managing ...

    • 38 min
    Talking Patents with Keith Rawlins

    Talking Patents with Keith Rawlins

    According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Innovation Policy Center, America’s Intellectual Property (IP):•Is worth $6.6 trillion, more than the nominal GDP of any other country in the world and •IP-intensive industries account for over 1/3– or 38.2%– of total U.S. GDP. Given the extremely valuable nature of IP and patents, how does one go about protecting this valuable property and what does the international practitioner need to know about intellectual property? ...

    • 31 min
    Death and Treaties: Death Penalty Cases and Foreign Nationals

    Death and Treaties: Death Penalty Cases and Foreign Nationals

    According to the Death Penalty Information Center, there are currently 103 foreign nationals under a sentence of death in the U.S. What happens when a foreign national finds themselves face to face with the ultimate criminal penalty in the United States? What entities are involved? Which laws apply? How does this intersect with international treaties and extradition?To help us understand the situation better, we have on the show today, Patrick F. McCann. Patrick is a r...

    • 34 min
    Where there is a will: Differing Treatment of Displaced People by the U.S.

    Where there is a will: Differing Treatment of Displaced People by the U.S.

    One of the great things about the Texas Bar is the wealth of knowledge of its members and different sections. Today we will be speaking with Immigration Law Section members and attorneys Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch and Lindsay Goldford Gray. Kate & Lindsay will be highlighting the differences in the way the United States treats displaced people depending on their country of origin, in particular Afghans & Ukrainians. In addition, we will be discussing the Migrant Protect...

    • 36 min
    Game Changer? The Corporate Transparency Act

    Game Changer? The Corporate Transparency Act

    In January 2021, Congress passed the Corporate Transparency Act (the “CTA”) in an attempt to make it difficult to launder money or evade taxes through the use of anonymous shell companies. This law has far reaching implications and may impose federal reporting requirements on your small businesses. What does this mean for your business going forward? To help us answer this question is Mark Stachiw and Gabreila Smith of the Klemchuk law firm. They will review the...

    • 25 min

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