June 6, 2013 The ALG’s Brian McGiverin speaks to the Austin City Council in support of improving code enforcement to help ensure humane conditions in rental housing.

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February 4, 2013 A recording of January 18’s “Fighting Wage Theft: A Seminar on Fight Widespread Patterns of Abuse to Vulnerable Communities” was added to the website.

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January 18, 2013 The ALG and Workers Defense Project co-host the seminar “Fighting Wage Theft: A Seminar on Fighting Widespread Patterns of Abuse to Vulnerable Communities“

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November 26, 2012 The ALG’s Brian McGiverin speaks to the Austin Human Rights Commission about the School to Prison Pipeline.

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September 24, 2012 The ALG “School-to-Prison Pipeline” task force hosted a seminar on defending school ticketing cases in court at the Frost Bank Building, in the offices of DLA Piper.  The agenda included: The school to prison pipeline in Austin — Allen Weeks, Director of Austin Voices for Education and Youth. The criminalization of school […]

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December 1, 2011 1st Chapter Meeting The inaugural meeting of the reconstituted Austin Lawyers Guild was held at the Michael Tigar Human Rights Center, 1405 Montopolis Dr, Austin, TX 78741. Excellent attendance by local attorneys and community organizations. Initial work groups were discussed.

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