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Dallas Fort Worth Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical licensing, medical malpractice and nursing home abuse. By Dr. Shezad Malik Law Firm.

http://www.dallasfortworthinjurylawyer.com/
  • Apr 5

    Pancreatic Cancer Lawsuits Over Januvia, Byetta, and Victoza moving again

    Pancreatic Cancer Lawsuits Over Januvia, Byetta, and Victoza moving again
    Pancreatic Cancer Lawsuits Over Januvia, Byetta, and Victoza moving again. Byetta, Januvia, and Victoza lawsuits are back on track over Pancreatic Cancer claims with the recent Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rulings. Pancreatic Cancer…
  • Mar 29

    Diabetic Patients Shocked over Invokana Amputation side effect

    Diabetic Patients Shocked over Invokana Amputation side effect
    Diabetic Patients Shocked over Invokana Amputation side effects. We have been contacted by many diabetic patients who have expressed shock and horror with Johnson & Johnson the maker of the notorious new type of diabetic medication,…
  • Mar 28

    DePuy Attune Knee Implant Failures Grinds on

    DePuy Attune Knee Implant Failures Grinds on
    DePuy Attune Knee Implant Failures. Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics subsidiary, the world’s second-largest manufacturer of artificial knee implants are exposed to personal injury and product liability lawsuits over…
Rank this Week: 65

Personal Injury Blog

Personal Injury Blog

Covers Texas personal injury news and information. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.injuryblawg.com
  • Dec 23

    Three Injured in Gilbert, AZ Dump Truck Accident

    Three Injured in Gilbert, AZ Dump Truck Accident
    Gilbert, AZ — Three people were injured in an accident with a dump truck that occurred on Monday, December 21, near the intersection of Elliot and Lindsey roads around 7 a.m. According to police, the car and dump truck collided near the…
  • Dec 22

    Brad Gottschall, Johnny Thomas, Injured in St. Mary’s County, MD Box Truck Accident

    Brad Gottschall, Johnny Thomas, Injured in St. Mary’s County, MD Box Truck Accident
    St. Mary’s County, MD — 61-year-old Brad Gottschall was injured in a box truck accident that occurred on Tuesday, December 15, around 6:20 p.m. on Route 235 in Hollywood, Maryland. According to police, 34-year-old Johnny Thomas…
  • Dec 22

    Motorcyclist Injured in SPID in Corpus Christi, TX Collision

    Motorcyclist Injured in SPID in Corpus Christi, TX Collision
    Corpus Christi, TX — A motorcyclist was injured in an accident that occurred in holiday traffic on Monday evening, December 21, on SPID between Everhart and Staples. According to police, the motorcyclist apparently rear-ended the…
Rank this Week: 66

Grits for Breakfast

Grits for Breakfast

Covers the political, economic and social consequences of crime, punishment and justice in the Lone Star State. By Scott Henson.

http://gritsforbreakfast.blogspot.com/
  • May 25

    Remembering Texas' now-defunct drug-task-force system

    Remembering Texas' now-defunct drug-task-force system
    On Twitter, a reader came up with a blast from the past, asking whatever happened to Texas' multi-jurisdictional drug task forces, which I'd written about in two different public-policy reports back when I worked for the Texas ACLU, along…
  • May 24

    On recidivism, abolitionism, diversion, zoning, and other criminal-justice storie

    On recidivism, abolitionism, diversion, zoning, and other criminal-justice storie
    Here are a few odds and ends that merit Grits readers' attention while mine is focused elsewhere:Pam Colloff kicks assPam Colloff's journalism pretty much defines excellence. All her stuff these days is (very) long form, so we don't get much…
  • May 24

    Lies, damn lies, and claims by counties about unfunded mandates on indigent defense

    Lies, damn lies, and claims by counties about unfunded mandates on indigent defense
    Officials in Tom Green County are telling the press and the public that the state owes counties some $2.6 billion for indigent defense costs dating back to 2001.This is silly and utterly false.  The state of Texas in reality doesn't…
Rank this Week: 124

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Covers investment scams, broker fraud and broker negligence. By Rex Securities Law.

http://blog.rexsecuritieslaw.com
Rank this Week: 112

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

By Varghese, Summersett & Smith, PLLC.

https://www.versustexas.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 196

Eastern District of Texas Federal…

Eastern District of Texas Federal Court Practice

Devoted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, with special emphasis on patent litigation. By Michael C. Smith.

http://mcsmith.blogs.com/eastern_district_of_texas/
  • Jan 3

    The End of One Era for EDTexweblog.com - The Beginning of Another

    The End of One Era for EDTexweblog.com - The Beginning of Another
    I wanted to thank my readers over the past 13 years for the time they've taken to read my blog on practice in the Eastern District of Texas, and invite all of you to follow the blog's next, upgraded phase....
  • Dec 29

    2016 EDTX patent verdicts review; 43% Marshall/Tyler win rate; 52% overall; competitor cases increase

    2016 EDTX patent verdicts review; 43% Marshall/Tyler win rate; 52% overall; competitor cases increase
    2016 saw 19 patent trials in the Eastern District of Texas. Plaintiffs won 43% in the patent-heavy Marshall and Tyler divisions, but the overall outcome was 52% due to three plaintiff wins in the traditionally less patent-intensive divisions…
  • Dec 29

    Marshall News Messenger review of local court activity in 2016

    Marshall News Messenger review of local court activity in 2016
    It's the time of year for 2016 reviews, and today's Marshall News Messenger had one I thought readers might be interested in Judicial system in review: Marshall courts saw throng of good, bad activity in 2016 in which the paper's...
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Law School Academic Support Blog

Law School Academic Support Blog

Edited by Rebecca Flanagan, Amy Jarmon, Daniel Weddle, Myra Orlen, Alex Ruskell, Bonnie Stepleton and Lisa Young.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/academic_support/
  • May 25

    Assistant Director Position at Touro

    Assistant Director Position at Touro
    JOB POSTING Assistant Director for Academic Development and Bar Programs Department: Academic Support Status: Full-time, 12-month, staff-level Reports To: Director of Academic Support and Bar Programs FLSA: EXEMPT We are looking for an…
  • May 24

    Is Learning Comfortable?

    Is Learning Comfortable?
    There's a line in the movie "The Greatest Showman" that goes something like this: "Comfort is the enemy of progress." Attributed to PT Barnum, that got me thinking. I began to wonder if comfort might also be the enemy…
  • May 23

    I Am Concerned About Bar Studies!

    I Am Concerned About Bar Studies!
    Like many of my colleagues, I am attending the Annual Association of Academic Support Educators Conference but that does not mean that work stops. Students know I am away but the panic does not subside despite leaving them with human...
Rank this Week: 215

Fort Worth Bankruptcy Blog

Fort Worth Bankruptcy Blog

Covers bankruptcy, debt and foreclosures. By Lee Law Firm, PLLC.

http://leebankruptcy.com/bankruptcy_blog/
  • May 23

    Some Student Loans can be Discharged in Bankruptcy

    Some Student Loans can be Discharged in Bankruptcy
    Student Loan debt in America is the highest it’s ever been with debts owing $1.3 trillion in outstanding student loan debt, affecting 44 million borrowers. With student debt now ranking 2nd among overall consumer debt in the US,…
  • May 16

    Who Pays for Bankruptcy?

    Who Pays for Bankruptcy?
    To the unknowing or uninitiated, declaring bankruptcy, either chapter 7 or Chapter 13, may seem like magically eliminating all your debt. This leads many to ask who pays for bankruptcy.   It’s true that bankruptcy will wipe…
  • May 9

    How Soon Can I Get a Credit Card after Bankruptcy?

    How Soon Can I Get a Credit Card after Bankruptcy?
    So you’ve filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy and received your discharge. After bankruptcy, individuals logically begin to consider how they can start to build back their credit which typically involves obtaining a new credit card. While some…
Rank this Week: 242

Criminal Jurisdiction

Criminal Jurisdiction

Covers Texas criminal law topics, including drug crimes, sexual assault, and the death penalty. By John Floyd and Mr. Billy Sinclair.

http://www.johntfloyd.com/blog
  • May 17

    Are Terrorism Charges for Ocala High School Shooter Valid?

    Are Terrorism Charges for Ocala High School Shooter Valid?
    It was Friday, April 20, 2018. A 19-year-old teenage boy shot a high school student at Forest High School in Ocala, Florida. Fortunately, the incident resulted in only one minor injury, but the teen now faces several charges, including…
  • May 17

    Engage in Insider Trading, Get a Securities Fraud Charge

    Engage in Insider Trading, Get a Securities Fraud Charge
    In 2008, the Troubled Asset Relief Program allowed the U.S. Treasury to send $250 billion to banks that bought and insured bad assets and equity. A recent study conducted by the University of Cambridge and Stanford found that these…
  • May 7

    Memo to Congress: More Severe Penalties for Opioids Won’t Work

    Memo to Congress: More Severe Penalties for Opioids Won’t Work
    Research has shown that tougher penalties do not deter drug abuse; that harsh penalties tend to affect the wrong people.   Against that backdrop, it is not surprising that federal lawmakers are trying to increase penalties for drug…
Rank this Week: 268

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Discusses topics related to DWI, criminal defense, traffic tickets, CDL defense, open records, Texas laws, and the War on Drugs. By Robert Guest.

http://www.dallascriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • May 16

    Submitting Law and Order SVU Episodes as Evidence?

    Submitting Law and Order SVU Episodes as Evidence?
    It is not as crazy as it sounds. Defensive theories, while totally credible, can sometimes be perceived as outrageous. In some of these cases, different types of evidence is used to prove a defensive theory. But, this evidence must meet…
  • May 16

    Reasonable suspicion…

    Reasonable suspicion…
    For any officer to make a traffic stop he or she must have reasonable suspicion. But, what is reasonable suspicion? Well, based on the famous case, Terry v. Ohio, the officer must have the belief based on specific articulable facts that…
  • Apr 27

    Can a judge question witnesses at trial?

    Can a judge question witnesses at trial?
    It is the role of the judge to remain impartial in your criminal case. This means the judge will treat both sides equal, fair, and, just. But, depending on what stage your case is at, maybe a jury trial, bench trial, or punishment hearing,…
Rank this Week: 243

Patent Challenges

Patent Challenges

By Norton, Rose, Fulbright. Provides reports, updates, commentary and insight on new decisions and other happenings related to post-issuance proceedings (IPR, PGR and CBM) at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the USPTO.

http://www.patentchallenges.com/
  • May 9

    USPTO Proposes to Narrow Claim Interpretation in AIA Patent-Validity Trial

    USPTO Proposes to Narrow Claim Interpretation in AIA Patent-Validity Trial
    In a move that may make it harder to invalidate—but also potentially easier to limit the scope of—challenged patents, the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on May 8 proposed narrowing the interpretation of patent claims…
  • Apr 30

    More SAS: PTAB “May” Revoke Institution in Some Pending Trial

    More SAS: PTAB “May” Revoke Institution in Some Pending Trial
    The Patent Trial and Appeal Board today hosted a “Chat with the Chief” webinar to elaborate on the practical effects of its April 26 memo implementing the Supreme Court’s decision in SAS Institute Inc. v. Iancu. Of…
  • Apr 29

    PTAB Feeling SASsy: Institutions to Include “All Challenges”

    PTAB Feeling SASsy: Institutions to Include “All Challenges”
    The Supreme Court’s recent decision in SAS Institute Inc. v. Iancu will rapidly impact pending and future AIA trials. According to a guidance memo released by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board on April 26, 2018, future institution…
Rank this Week: 266

Lex Scripta

Lex Scripta

From the Dallas Association of Law Librarians.

http://dallnet.blogspot.com/
  • May 4

    Do you agree with Bryan Garner?

    Do you agree with Bryan Garner?
    Bryan Garner recently wrote a piece about the tragedy of "deaccessioning" books from university libraries. http://www.abajournal.com/magazine/article/deaccessioning_books_university_libraries_garner/P1Books v. OnlineMr. Garner begins his…
  • May 3

    SEC Action Lookup – Individual

    SEC Action Lookup – Individual
     The SEC offers a new research tool; SEC Action Lookup - Individuals, or "SALI." Search for individuals who have been named in SEC administrative proceedings, or SEC federal court actions.Features:At this point the scope is October 1,…
  • Apr 27

    Guidance on the impact of SAS on AIA trial proceeding

    Guidance on the impact of SAS on AIA trial proceeding
    The PTAB will host a “Chat with the Chief” webinar on Monday, April 30, 2018, from noon to 1 p.m. ET to discuss the SAS decision, its impacts on AIA trial proceedings, and answer questions.Guidance on the impact of SAS issued…
Rank this Week: 261

Stock Broker Fraud Blog

Stock Broker Fraud Blog

Covers broker fraud, investor fraud, marketing timing, and securities fraud. By Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas.

http://www.stockbrokerfraudblog.com/
Rank this Week: 276

The Jefferson Court Blog

The Jefferson Court Blog

Covers the Texas Supreme Court. By Wolfgang P. Hirczy de Miño.

http://texas-opinions.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 264

McDonald Worley Law Blog

McDonald Worley Law Blog

Provides lawsuit news, case information and legal analysis,

http://www.mcdonaldworley.com/blog
  • May 25

    Former Model’s Family Files Wrongful Death from Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuit

    Former Model’s Family Files Wrongful Death from Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuit
    A woman who served in the United States Navy and was previously a model in New York allegedly suffered fatal injuries at a nursing home when parasites ate her alive. The Georgia nursing home, which the family claims is liable in the claim for…
  • May 24

    Why Are There So Many Texas Semi Truck Accidents?

    Why Are There So Many Texas Semi Truck Accidents?
    Many people are concerned about the growing number of and the persistence of Texas semi truck accidents. Texas semi truck accidents leave behind a wake of devastation in the form of serious injuries or even fatalities. Far too many Texas semi…
  • May 23

    Study: Xarelto Risks May Include Internal Bleeding Issue

    Study: Xarelto Risks May Include Internal Bleeding Issue
    A new study identifies that the Xarelto risks for patients may be much higher than the potential benefits. The study published in the New England Journal of Medicine identified that Xarelto risks can include serious side effects but it is no…
Rank this Week: 424

Texas Trial Lawyers Blog

Texas Trial Lawyers Blog

Covers personal injury cases. By Baumgartner Law Firm.

http://www.texastriallawyers.com/blog
  • May 24

    Falls a Leading Cause of Death in Construction Accident

    Falls a Leading Cause of Death in Construction Accident
      Construction work is some of the most lucrative in the United States when the economy is in good shape. Needless to say, these past few years have been a Read More The post Falls a Leading Cause of Death in Construction Accidents…
  • May 24

    Big Rig Accidents by the Number

    Big Rig Accidents by the Number
      Big rigs, also known as 18-wheelers, are very common sights on the highways in and around Houston. While trucks are a necessary part of life, they can also be Read More The post Big Rig Accidents by the Numbers appeared first on…
  • May 23

    The Unfairness of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claims in Texa

    The Unfairness of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claims in Texa
        In the state of Texas, the odds of being in an accident are fairly good particularly if you live in a major metropolitan area such as Houston, Dallas, Read More The post The Unfairness of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist…
Rank this Week: 320

Disputing Blog

Disputing Blog

Discusses arbitration, mediation and alternative dispute resolution. By Karl Bayer.

http://www.disputingblog.com/
  • May 23

    Public Litigation, Private Arbitration?

    Public Litigation, Private Arbitration?
    David L. Noll, Associate Professor of Law at Rutgers School of Law, has published an interesting article titled “Public Litigation, Private Arbitration?” 18 Nev. L.J. 477 (2018). 
  • May 21

    U.S. Supreme Court Sides With Employers Over Class Arbitration Waiver

    U.S. Supreme Court Sides With Employers Over Class Arbitration Waiver
    The United States Supreme Court has finally decided whether a collective action ban included in an employer’s arbitration agreement is lawful under the National Labor Relations Act. 
  • May 18

    Uber Drops Mandatory Arbitration Requirement for Sexual Assault Victim

    Uber Drops Mandatory Arbitration Requirement for Sexual Assault Victim
    On Tuesday, ride-sharing company Uber formally announced it would no longer require sexual harassment and assault victims to arbitrate their claims against the company.
Rank this Week: 448

LawyerDefend.Me

LawyerDefend.Me

Covers criminal defense topics for Texas criminal defendants and their families. By Cook & Cook Law Firm, PLLC.

http://lawyerdefend.me/
  • Feb 12

    The Affidavit of Non-Prosecution

    The Affidavit of Non-Prosecution
    The post The Affidavit of Non-Prosecution appeared first on Cook & Cook Law Firm, PLLC.
  • Feb 12

    The post appeared first on Cook &…

    The post appeared first on Cook & Cook Law Firm, PLLC.
  • Feb 11

    How Soon?–Remarriage After Divorce in Texas?

    How Soon?–Remarriage After Divorce in Texas?
    You may be ready to get remarried.  You are in love.  You are sure about him/her. The sooner the big day, the better!  There is just one problem.  You are already married, and it’s to the wrong person.  Perhaps…
Rank this Week: 321

Texas Immigration Lawyer Blog

Texas Immigration Lawyer Blog

Provides news and opinions on immigration law and policy. By Susan I. Nelson.

http://www.centeximmigration.com/
  • Sep 20

    Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions: Texas Deferred Adjudication is a Conviction

    Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions: Texas Deferred Adjudication is a Conviction
    Don't Learn The Hard Way. What Happens When You Find Out Too Late That Your Criminal Case Will Result In Removal Proceedings If You Are Not A United States Citizen by Walter M. Reaves, Jr. This is a great article by Walter Reaves about what…
  • Sep 15

    Baylor Law Immigration Clinic To Host Legal Clinic for DACA Renewal

    Baylor Law Immigration Clinic To Host Legal Clinic for DACA Renewal
    The Baylor Law Immigration Clinic is offering DACA renewal assistance to undocumented immigrants who's DACA status expires anytime before March 5, 2018. Those who's DACA status expires after March 5, 2018 are not eligible for renewal. The…
  • Sep 6

    Waco Police Chief says SB 4 won't put Waco PD in immigration enforcement role

    Waco Police Chief says SB 4 won't put Waco PD in immigration enforcement role
    Waco Tribune Herald by J.B. Smith Waco Police Chief Ryan Holt says Texas’ new sanctuary cities law gives officers leeway to ask about immigration status, but he expects it will be rare and must be done with documentation justifying it.
Rank this Week: 304

Texas Injury Law Blog

Texas Injury Law Blog

Covers the rights of individuals injured in accidents. By the Fears Nachawati Law Firm.

http://www.txinjuryblog.com/
  • Oct 18

    Fears Nachawati is Representing Former NFL Players in Concussion Related Case

    Fears Nachawati is Representing Former NFL Players in Concussion Related Case
    Fears Nachawati is proudly representing former NFL players and their families in the tragic cases of CTE and other concussion related injuries.   If you or someone you care about is a former NFL player, please contact us at…
  • Oct 18

    Fears Nachawati Signs Former NFL Star Player Mel Gray in Concussion Related Case

    Fears Nachawati Signs Former NFL Star Player Mel Gray in Concussion Related Case
    Fears Nachawati is proudly representing former NFL players and their families in the tragic cases of CTE and other concussion related injuries. Mel Gray, 12 year NFL veteran of the St. Louis Cardinals, is the newest player to be represented.…
  • Oct 4

    Fears Nachawati Attorneys Selected to 2016 Super Lawyers List

    Fears Nachawati Attorneys Selected to 2016 Super Lawyers List
    Fears Nachawati Law Firm is proud to announce that Partner Majed Nachawati has been selected to the 2016 Texas Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by receive this honor.…
Rank this Week: 330

ADR Law Texas

ADR Law Texas

Covers news, developments, appellate court decisions and supreme court case law addressing issues of arbitration, mediation, and other means of nonjudicial conflict resolution and settlement. By Wolfgang Demino.

http://texas-arbitration-case-law.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 395

Military Veterans' Lawyer Blog

Military Veterans' Lawyer Blog

Covers veterans affairs, consumer law, and other legal topics catering to U.S. military veterans. By the Law Offices of Robert B. Goss, P.C.

http://www.militaryveteranlawyer.com/
  • Jan 12

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take
    Learn the one important step all active-duty military should take to ensure full benefits compensation for themselves and their families. The post The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take appeared first on Military…
  • Jan 12

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take
    Learn the one important step all active-duty military should take to ensure full benefits compensation for themselves and their families. The post The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take appeared first on Military…
  • Jan 12

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take
    Learn the one important step all active-duty military should take to ensure full benefits compensation for themselves and their families. The post The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take appeared first on Military…
Rank this Week: 394

Frisco DWI Lawyer & Attorney Blog

Frisco DWI Lawyer & Attorney Blog

Covers Texas DUI/DWI, blood tests, breath tests, and field sobriety tests. By Hunter Biederman.

http://www.friscodwilawyer.com/
  • Mar 3

    A Cup of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United State

    A Cup of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United State
    I want to give a big thank you to everyone who purchased our book - “A Cup Of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United States” last night during the launch. The launch turned out to be an incredible success, and…
  • Mar 2

    A Cup of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United State

    A Cup of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United State
    I want to give a big thank you to everyone who purchased our book – “A Cup Of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United States” last night during the launch. The launch turned out to be an incredible success, and…
  • Mar 2

    A Cup of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United State

    A Cup of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United State
    I want to give a big thank you to everyone who purchased our book – “A Cup Of Coffee With 10 Of The Top DUI Attorneys In The United States” last night during the launch. The launch turned out to be an incredible success, and…
Rank this Week: 432

Kraft Elder Law Blog

Kraft Elder Law Blog

Covers elder law issues.

http://www.kraftelderlaw.com/blog/
  • May 25

    Editorial: How Dangerous Doctors Escape Despite Data Bank

    Editorial: How Dangerous Doctors Escape Despite Data Bank
    Three decades ago, Congress passed a law designed to change all that. “Incompetent practitioners will no longer be able to escape detection by moving from state to state,” Health and Human Services Secretary Louis Sullivan said…
  • May 24

    Planning Your Estate? 5 Things to Not Overlook

    Planning Your Estate? 5 Things to Not Overlook
    The United States ranks sixth in the world in the amount of money that they expect to leave others when they pass away. Those living in Australia expect to leave the most with the average being $500,000. Aussies are followed … Continue…
  • May 23

    Substance-Abuse-Related Deaths Rose More Than 600% Over 34 Year

    Substance-Abuse-Related Deaths Rose More Than 600% Over 34 Year
    CNN  reports on its website that from 1980 to 2014, “2.84 million Americans died of alcohol, drugs, suicide, domestic violence or abuse, according to a study published Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA,” indicating a more…
Rank this Week: 1024

San Antonio Employment Law Blog

San Antonio Employment Law Blog

Discuss labor and employment law issues for the San Antonio, Texas community. By Thomas J. Crane.

http://www.sanantonioemploymentlawblog.com/
  • May 25

    Remove Your Hands from Your Pocket

    Remove Your Hands from Your Pocket
    It is probably the first legal advice I ever received. In law school, the teachers told us if the police say do this or do that, do it. Do not argue your rights with the police on the street, they emphasized. On the street, you do what the…
  • May 22

    Listenbee Lashes Out at Fan

    Listenbee Lashes Out at Fan
    I first wrote about Kolby Listenbee’s lawsuit here. He is suing Texas Christian University because he claims the football staff, including the head coach, bullied him into playing even though he was hurt. Mr. Listenbee was recently cut…
  • May 16

    Plaintiff’s Testimony On Pay Gap Sufficed

    Plaintiff’s Testimony On Pay Gap Sufficed
    Plaintiffs in employment cases often contend they are paid less than other, similarly situated co-workers. The Defendant then argues no, the plaintiff does not truly know that. Many times, the court will side with the employer and find that…
Rank this Week: 951

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By Michael Lowe.

http://www.dallasjustice.com/dallascriminallawyerblog
Rank this Week: 962

Southeast Texas Record

Southeast Texas Record

Covers legal news in Southeast Texas.

http://setexasrecord.com/
Rank this Week: 732

Austin Immigration Lawyer Blog

Austin Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration news and family-based immigration law. By Lyttle Law Firm, PLLC.

http://www.austinimmigrationlawyerblog.com/
  • May 24

    Federal Judge Slams Homeland Security and Justice Department Attorney for Disregarding Due Proce

    Federal Judge Slams Homeland Security and Justice Department Attorney for Disregarding Due Proce
    A federal judge accused the Department of Homeland Security of ignoring due process and targeting and detaining immigrants who are married or engaged to U.S. citizens without so much as telling them about their right to a hearing or notifying…
  • May 22

    Homeland Security Announces End of Protected Status for Hondurans by 2020

    Homeland Security Announces End of Protected Status for Hondurans by 2020
    As expected, Sec. Kirstjen M. Nielsen of the Department of Homeland Security announced this month that the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) granted to Honduran immigrants would finally end by January 5, 2020. After Hurricane Mitch devastated…
  • May 17

    Texas-Led Lawsuit Could Expedite DACA’s Journey to the Supreme Court

    Texas-Led Lawsuit Could Expedite DACA’s Journey to the Supreme Court
    As the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) rests on the rulings of three circuit judges, a Texas-filed lawsuit seeking to shut down the immigration program could trigger a legal battle that may force the Supreme Court to…
Rank this Week: 588

Texas Family Law Blog

Texas Family Law Blog

Covers family law in Texas. By Hutton Law, PLLC.

http://www.austintexaslegal.com/Blog/
  • May 23

    What to Know About Child Custody Before Going to Court

    What to Know About Child Custody Before Going to Court
      Child custody is undeniably one of the major issues debated on in the wake of a divorce. In divorces that involve children, child custody and conservatorship is an issue that always comes up. One of the most commonly discussed issues…
  • May 18

    When Child Support Does Not Follow the Statutory Guideline

    When Child Support Does Not Follow the Statutory Guideline
      Child support is a sensitive matter that is usually based on statutory guidelines. Unfortunately, in some cases, these statutory guidelines may not be applicable. These guidelines are from the Texas Family Code, which states the level…
  • May 14

    The Role of an Ad Litem in a Custody Case

    The Role of an Ad Litem in a Custody Case
     Ad litem in a Texas Family Law case is unfortunately not a commonly discussed topic. You could be reading articles and finding information about child support, child custody, property division and many other common issues related to…
Rank this Week: 497

Family Law Advisor Blog

Family Law Advisor Blog

By Goranson Bain, PLLC.

http://www.gbfamilylaw.com/articles/
  • May 22

    Preparing for Divorce When You Have Children With Disabilitie

    Preparing for Divorce When You Have Children With Disabilitie
    Divorce is an exceptionally difficult process for the entire family. When there is a child with special needs involved in a divorce, this process can seem even more daunting. It is important to evaluate each aspect of the parenting plan…
  • Apr 30

    Divorcing Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder

    Divorcing Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder
    Divorce is difficult for almost any couple but divorcing a spouse with Borderline Personality Disorder may be exponentially more difficult. Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a mental illness marked by an ongoing pattern of varying…
  • Apr 17

    4 Helpful Tips to Becoming Successful Co-Parent

    4 Helpful Tips to Becoming Successful Co-Parent
    Post-divorce or post-separation communications with your former spouse or the other parent may be awkward at first. During your divorce, you may have relied upon your attorney to handle most of the communication between you and the other…
Rank this Week: 883

Grossman Law Blog

Grossman Law Blog

Covers Texas construction accidents and workplace safety. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.injuryrelief.com/blog/
  • May 22

    Harbor Freight Recalls Over A Million Chainsaws That Might Not Turn Off

    Harbor Freight Recalls Over A Million Chainsaws That Might Not Turn Off
    Many products are inherently dangerous straight off the assembly line; three arbitrary examples that spring to mind are kitchen knives, motorcycles, and fireworks. Each of these presents a certain amount of risk even during normal use, but we…
  • May 16

    Is This the Worst Trucking Company Management Decision Ever?

    Is This the Worst Trucking Company Management Decision Ever?
    Sometimes I come across something that’s so shocking that there’s really no way to introduce it, but to just dive right in. This is one of those things. Recently, an employee at the firm came across a video of a fatigued truck…
  • May 7

    Is Viva Tacoland Partly Liable for Its Employee’s Alleged Crime?

    Is Viva Tacoland Partly Liable for Its Employee’s Alleged Crime?
    According to San Antonio news outlets, a bartender at the Viva Tacoland bar stands accused of “spiking” the drinks of two female patrons of the bar on March 25. 30-year-old Dillonger Hackett was arrested on Monday April 23 for…
Rank this Week: 1099

Broden & Mickelsen Law Blog

Broden & Mickelsen Law Blog

Focuses on federal and state landmark cases and current criminal defense litigation, cases and notable crimes in Dallas, Texas.

http://www.brodenmickelsen.com/blog/
  • May 22

    Use of Hypnosis is Challenged in Death Row Appeals in Texa

    Use of Hypnosis is Challenged in Death Row Appeals in Texa
    Hypnosis conjures up images of magicians and pendulums but it is used to secure convictions in Texas. Now two Dallas defendants who believe the technique landed them on Death Row are challenging the state’s use of hypnosis. The Dallas…
  • May 20

    Why Trafficking Is One of the Most Serious Drug Crimes in Dalla

    Why Trafficking Is One of the Most Serious Drug Crimes in Dalla
    Many types of drug crimes in Dallas are felonies, and if those crimes cross state lines, defendants may be tried in federal court, where sentencing guidelines are more punitive. What’s even worse is that people can be charged with drug…
  • May 15

    Defining the Differences Between Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault in Dalla

    Defining the Differences Between Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault in Dalla
    Over the past few months, there has been a renewed interest in sexual harassment and sexual assault laws due to the numerous allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. But these offenses are not the same, and it’s…
Rank this Week: 722

Texas Business Law Blog

Texas Business Law Blog

Covers events affecting small and mid-sized businesses in Texas. By David Willis.

http://www.dbwillislaw.com/texas-business-law-blog/
  • May 21

    How to Keep Your Family Together During the Probate Proce

    How to Keep Your Family Together During the Probate Proce
    Financial interests and dealing with the emotional loss of a loved one can combine to create tension, dispute, and destruction in family relationships.  Family members fight.  Siblings feel hurt by the terms of a parent’s…
  • May 10

    Understanding the Standard Possession Order for Child Custody in Texa

    Understanding the Standard Possession Order for Child Custody in Texa
    In any divorce involving minor children, the parties and ultimately the court must approve a custody plan for those children.  In Texas, that custody plan starts with the Standard Possession Order.  Below you can read about the…
  • Apr 16

    Key Estate Planning Documents in Texa

    Key Estate Planning Documents in Texa
    There are numerous documents used when putting together an estate plan.  Each plan is different and focused on the individual client’s needs so one client may have documents in his or her estate plan that are not necessary to…
Rank this Week: 580

Divorce & Family Law Blog

Divorce & Family Law Blog

Covers the divorce process. By Ramos Law Group PLLC.

https://ramosfamilylaw.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 918

North Texas Legal News

North Texas Legal News

Covers Texas business law. By Leiza Dolghih.

http://northtexaslegalnews.com/
  • May 21

    2018 Mid-Year Non-Compete Laws Update

    2018 Mid-Year Non-Compete Laws Update
    More and more states are amending their non-compete statutes to make them more employee-friendly.  This trend, spurred by the White House report on the effect of non-compete agreements on competition and the revelation that some of the…
  • May 7

    What Are Acceptable Non-Solicitation Restraints for Sales Employees?

    What Are Acceptable Non-Solicitation Restraints for Sales Employees?
    While a non-solicitation clause that prohibits a sales employee from soliciting all company customers may sometimes be justified, most of the time it is much more reasonable to limit the non-solicitation restraint only to the customers and…
  • Apr 21

    Texas Supreme Court Clarifies When Employers are Responsible for Employees’ Negligence

    Texas Supreme Court Clarifies When Employers are Responsible for Employees’ Negligence
    In Texas, an employer can be held liable for its employees' negligence if, at the time of the accident, the worker was an employee (not an independent contractor) and was acting in the course and scope of his employment.
Rank this Week: 956

Lenders 360

Lenders 360

Provides news, information and commentary on important issues affecting the financial services industry. By Higier Allen & Lautin, P.C.

http://www.lenders360blog.com/
  • May 21

    Steps to Attach and Perfect – The Mystery of Proper Collateralization

    Steps to Attach and Perfect – The Mystery of Proper Collateralization
    When making a secured loan, the process of making sure your collateral is actually – legally – your collateral can be more difficult than expected or later determined. The steps are fairly simple, but the analysis and execution…
  • May 14

    A Quick Note on the Retail Sector

    A Quick Note on the Retail Sector
    Things are not great in brick and mortar retail, and they really haven’t been for some time.  Most people are aware of this, but this is a quick note on the status of retail bankruptcy cases and the outlook for the year.   In…
  • May 7

    A/R Lender. Counting Your Eggs Before They’re Laid.

    A/R Lender. Counting Your Eggs Before They’re Laid.
    In good times many lenders are willing to approve a loan which is secured only by accounts receivable.  The ability to value A/R seems more straightforward than it actually is when considering underwriting.  There are several legal…
Rank this Week: 565

Austin Personal Injury Blog

Austin Personal Injury Blog

Litigation and injury news, cases and commentary. By Perlmutter & Schuelke, LLP.

http://www.civtrial.com/blog/
  • May 18

    Dog Bite Law: Was A Dog Attack At The Center Of The NCIS Disputes?

    Dog Bite Law: Was A Dog Attack At The Center Of The NCIS Disputes?
    It’s not often that one of my practice areas collides with popular culture.  For years, I’ve had the honor of representing a number of victims of dog attacks.  These are often horrible, serious incidents because of the…
  • Apr 28

    A Big Texas Supreme Court Win For Personal Injury Victim

    A Big Texas Supreme Court Win For Personal Injury Victim
    Yesterday, the Texas Supreme Court handed down an important opinion that will help many plaintiffs. In personal injury cases, when a victim goes to the hospital after a wreck and doesn’t have insurance, the hospital can file a lien…
  • Apr 27

    Another Reason To Buy Uninsured Motorist Coverage – Hit-And-Run Wrecks Are On The Rise

    Another Reason To Buy Uninsured Motorist Coverage – Hit-And-Run Wrecks Are On The Rise
    Earlier this week, AAA released a study finding that hit-and-run wrecks are an increasing problem.  Among the study’s findings: A hit-and-run wreck occurs every minute on US roads Hit-and-run wrecks are increasing, with hit-and-run…
Rank this Week: 1126

Dallas Divorce Law Blog

Dallas Divorce Law Blog

Provides news and updates on Texas family law issues. By O'Neil Attorneys.

http://www.dallastxdivorce.com/
  • May 15

    How do courts define a person’s “minimum reasonable needs” for purposes of spousal maintenance payments?

    How do courts define a person’s “minimum reasonable needs” for purposes of spousal maintenance payments?
    Once a court determines that a spouse is eligible to receive maintenance in a divorce case, it must then analyze all relevant factors to determine the nature, amount, duration, and manner of the periodic payments. One of those factors…
  • May 15

    Anticipated change of circumstances does not support modification

    Anticipated change of circumstances does not support modification
    Where a change of circumstances is anticipated by the parties prior to entry of an order, such change does not rise to a “material and substantial change of circumstances to support modification”. The First District Court of…
  • May 1

    How to be a good witne

    How to be a good witne
    Having to testify in your divorce trial or that of a friend or relative? The top, most important tip for any witness is to just tell the truth. That may seem like an obvious statement. But, when you are on the stand and feel like the world is…
Rank this Week: 829

Texas Debt Suit Defense 101

Texas Debt Suit Defense 101

Covers credit card and other debt suit litigation in Texas from the defense side, including substantive legal and evidentiary issues, and comparative analysis of pleadings, legal theories, and litigation strategy. By Wolfgang Demino.

http://debt-suit-litigation-in-texas.blogspot.com
Rank this Week: 974

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Brett A. Podolsky.

http://brettpodolsky.com/blog
  • May 2

    Texas Court Blocks Revenge Porn Law

    Texas Court Blocks Revenge Porn Law
    The Texas appeals court has blocked the earlier revenge porn law [the Relationship Privacy Act, SB 1135(2015)] due to Constitutional concerns. The law previously prohibited the promotion or disclosure of intimate images without obtaining…
  • Apr 25

    Is Identity Theft a Federal Crime?

    Is Identity Theft a Federal Crime?
    If you have questions about whether identity theft is a federal crime, the short answer is—yes, identity theft may be a federal crime. In this post, we discuss the differences between state and federal identity theft charges and the…
  • Apr 18

    Can I Be Forced to Testify as a Witness?

    Can I Be Forced to Testify as a Witness?
    If you have witnessed a crime, or if you have information the court deems important in a trial, you may have questions about when and if the court may force you to testify. In this article, we review who, what, when, and in what circumstances…
Rank this Week: 685

Texas Collaborative Law Blog

Texas Collaborative Law Blog

Provides information about the Texas approach to Collaborative Law. By Dick Price.

http://texascollaborativelaw.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 1

    Why is Collaborative Law Better than Mediation?

    Why is Collaborative Law Better than Mediation?
    Although I am a Mediator as well as a Collaborative attorney, I almost always recommend using the Collaborative process, rather than Mediation or Litigation, for divorces and other family law issues. That's in spite of a very impressive…
  • Mar 1

    Why Does Collaborative Law Work?

    Why Does Collaborative Law Work?
    Sometimes just explaining the Collaborative process isn't enough to convey how great a process it is. I have seen statistics showing successful outcomes in 85-90% of the cases where Collaborative Law was used.So, why does it work?  Here…
  • Feb 1

    How Can I Have a Peaceful Divorce?

    How Can I Have a Peaceful Divorce?
    If you really want to avoid fighting, as much as possible, in a divorce, here's what you need to do.  1.  Choose Collaborative Law.  If you get into traditional litigation, you may be drawn into more conflict.  Most of the…
Rank this Week: 1071

Divorce and Family Law in Tarrant…

Divorce and Family Law in Tarrant County, Texas

Discusses family law and divorce issues. By Dick Price.

http://dick-price.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 1

    Why Does Mediation Work?

    Why Does Mediation Work?
    In almost every family law case in Tarrant County, TX, and many other places, the Court will require the parties to attend mediation before they can go to trial.Mediation, as you may know, is a dispute resolution process outside of court. A…
  • Feb 1

    Should I Wait...?

    Should I Wait...?
    Sometimes the first step is the hardest to take.Even if you have been considering divorce for a long time, or even if divorce suddenly seems like a necessity, you may have trouble deciding to start a divorce.  We all tend to stay with…
  • Jan 1

    How to Simplify Your Divorce

    How to Simplify Your Divorce
    About this time of year, many people start evaluating their lives and come to the conclusion that they should get divorces. Or, maybe their spouse has come forward and announced that he/she wants a divorce.  If there's not immediate war,…
Rank this Week: 1078

Texas Appellate Law Blog

Texas Appellate Law Blog

Civil Appellate practice tips, resources, and news. Published by D. Todd Smith, Attorney at Law.

http://www.texasappellatelawblog.com/
  • Feb 13

    An Evening with the Supreme Court of Texa

    An Evening with the Supreme Court of Texa
    The Appellate Sections of the Austin Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas are once again co-sponsoring “An Evening with the Supreme Court of Texas.” This event—which has been held biennially since 2008—will take…
  • Jan 20

    New Year, New Name

    New Year, New Name
    In this inaugural post for 2018, I’d like to announce a significant change in my firm. As of January 1, 2018, Smith Law Group has become Smith Haley Nobles. I started this firm in 2006 as a sole proprietorship. Solo life was great,…
  • Nov 29

    Sticky Fee

    Sticky Fee
    If it seems to you that there are many more appeals of attorneys’ fees these days, you’re right. Appeals involving attorneys’ fees have risen steeply over the last seven years. There is something happening in this area of…
Rank this Week: 997

Family Law Blog

Family Law Blog

Focuses on family law topics that affect people involved in family law litigation here in Texas. By Dennis M. Slate.

http://www.deerparkdivorcelawyers.com/Family-Law-Blog.aspx
  • Nov 22

    How to Create a Workable Holiday Visitation Schedule with Your Ex

    How to Create a Workable Holiday Visitation Schedule with Your Ex
    When two divorcing parents make a visitation plan or get assigned a visitation agreement by a family law court, the result might not be all-inclusive of their full visitation needs. The visitation agreement is likely going to be made in…
  • Sep 7

    CPS Sanctioned By Texas Judge for "Groundless" Removal of Child

    CPS Sanctioned By Texas Judge for "Groundless" Removal of Child
    A Texas judge has sanctioned Child Protective Services (CPS) and ordered the agency to pay just under $28,000 in attorney’s fees in relation to the “groundless” 2014 removal of a child from her home without a court…
  • Jun 27

    Dennis Slate Named in Top 20 Houston Divorce Lawyers by Expertise

    Dennis Slate Named in Top 20 Houston Divorce Lawyers by Expertise
    Attorney Dennis M. Slate has been chosen as one of the top 20 divorce attorneys in Houston and the surrounding metropolitan area, including Deer Park. The selection comes from Expertise, one of the country’s top innovators when it…
Rank this Week: 952

Texas Probate Litigation

Texas Probate Litigation

Covers Texas will contests, trust and inheritance disputes. By J. Michael Young.

http://www.txprobatelitigation.com/
  • Jan 17

    Court may construe a will before it is admitted to probate

    Court may construe a will before it is admitted to probate
    Many will contests involve a challenge to the validity of a will, such as claims it did not meet formality requirements or that the testator lacked capacity or was subjected to undue influence. However, sometimes the primary dispute is how...
  • Dec 21

    Challenging non-testamentary designation

    Challenging non-testamentary designation
    Much of the "action" in probate litigation these days does not involve challenges to testamentary dispositions. Instead, I see more of a trend in my practice of challenges to beneficiary designations. Those include designations for: life…
  • Nov 17

    Estate of Koontz: Another summary judgment overturned

    Estate of Koontz: Another summary judgment overturned
    Estate of Koontz is a very recent decision from the San Antonio Court of Appeals. The trial court in Bandera County had granted summary judgment against a will contestant's claims of lack of testamentary capacity and undue influence. The…
Rank this Week: 1143