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Ward, Smith & Hill Attorneys Named to 2018 Texas Rising Stars
March 13, 2018
LONGVIEW, Texas – The trial law firm Ward, Smith & Hill, PLLC, is pleased to announce that two of its attorneys have been named to this year’s Texas Rising Stars listing. The honorees, recognized as among
Chef Omar Pereney Free to Feed Houston Again Thanks to Unusual Lawsuit
February 28, 2018
HOUSTON – World-famous chef Omar Pereney is back to feeding Houston and helping restaurants perfect their menus after a settlement with his former employer who had refused to release him from a non-compete agreement.
Dallas Lawyer Weston Hall Named Partner at Chamblee Ryan
February 5, 2018
DALLAS – The Dallas-based trial law firm Chamblee Ryan has promoted firm attorney Weston L. Hall to partner, recognizing his excellence in trial work and his commitment to the firm’s clients. Mr. Hall is
Chris Hamilton Named to D Magazine’s 2018 List of Best Lawyers Under 40
January 4, 2018
DALLAS – Trial lawyer Chris Hamilton, known for winning large jury verdicts across Texas and the U.S., has earned selection to D Magazine’s list of top up-and-coming young lawyers for 2018. This past year has
Dallas Developer Wins $98 Million Fraud Verdict Against BBVA Compass Bank
December 18, 2017
DALLAS – A Dallas jury returned a verdict of more than $98 million against BBVA Compass after finding that the bank and one of its executives committed fraud during loan renewal and modification negotiations with the
Dangerous for Trump Lawyer to Acknowledge Authoring Tweet
December 4, 2017
President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, John Dowd, told CNN that he wrote a tweet for the president’s Twitter account stating former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn was fired not just for lying to
Veteran Trial Lawyer Talmage Boston Joins Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton
October 4, 2017
DALLAS – Prominent trial lawyer Talmage Boston has joined the business and entertainment law firm Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP, as a partner in the Dallas office. Mr. Boston has substantial trial and
Family of Brothers Electrocuted in Fort Worth Park File Suit against Oncor
July 27, 2017
DALLAS – The family of two young brothers electrocuted by a downed Oncor power line in a Fort Worth park have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the electric utility company. On March 29, 2017, while exploring a
Jane Robinson to Argue Patent Agent Privilege Before Texas Supreme Court
June 19, 2017
HOUSTON – Appellate and trial lawyer Jane Langdell Robinson of Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, will argue before the Texas Supreme Court that patent agents advising their
Dallas-based Carrington Coleman Adds Patent Law, Estate Planning Attorneys
June 8, 2017
DALLAS – Intellectual property attorney Seth Horwitz and estate planning and probate attorney Catherine Bright Haws have joined the Dallas office of Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, LLP, as Of Counsel.
WFAA-TV Dallas Interviews Criminal Defense Attorney Paul Saputo About Flashing Twitter Image
March 22, 2017
How a tweet could send a man to prison for years Published March 21, 2017 None of it looks like deadly weapons, but two hands and one tweet could send a Maryland man to prison for aggravated assault. "I think that's exactly
Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst’s David Coale Speaks to KTVT CBS Dallas About High School Prayer Room
March 22, 2017
Frisco ISD Says Prayer Room For All Students Published March 17, 2017 The Texas Attorney General's Office has questioned the legality of a prayer room at Liberty High School in the Frisco school district. While it has been
Houston Chronicle Talks to AZA Attorney Shawn Bates About Buc-ee’s Vs. Bucky’s
March 17, 2017
Buc-ee’s sues Bucky’s for trying to expand into Texas Published March 15, 2017 Buc-ee's accuses its rival of trademark infringement and unfair competition. Shawn Bates, a commercial trial lawyer who handles
Jury Awards $6 Million to Texas Carpoolers Struck by Tractor-Trailer Truck
March 17, 2017
DALLAS – A Dallas County jury has awarded a $6 million verdict to two North Texas men who suffered severe injuries when a tractor-trailer slammed into several vehicles that had slowed on the interstate in order to
Androvett Legal Media & Marketing Hires Veteran National Journalist
March 17, 2017
DALLAS – The Texas-based public relations and marketing firm Androvett Legal Media & Marketing is proud to announce the addition of Jason Sickles as a Legal Media Consultant. Mr. Sickles, a nearly 30-year veteran
Carrington Coleman Partner Steve Levine Quoted in D CEO on America Invents Act
March 14, 2017
A look at the Five-Year Impact of the America Invents Act Published March 2017 And while most patent examiners still work in the USPTO’s main office in Alexandria, Va., Carrington Coleman partner Steve Levine says
Central Florida Homeowners Sue over Toxic Radiation from Phosphate Mines
March 10, 2017
TAMPA, Fla. – The Lanier Law Firm has filed a class-action lawsuit on behalf of homeowners in Central Florida, charging that operators of phosphate mines failed to warn them about dangerously high levels of radiation.
Family of Texas Man Killed in Biloxi Bus Crash Retains Lanier Law Firm
March 9, 2017
AUSTIN – The Lanier Law Firm is representing the family of Kenneth Hoffman, one of four people killed earlier this week when the tour bus they were riding in was hit by a freight train in Biloxi, Mississippi. Mr.
Texas Rising Stars Honors Two IP Litigators from Heim, Payne & Chorush
March 9, 2017
HOUSTON – Two lawyers from noted Houston intellectual property firm Heim, Payne & Chorush have earned recognition on the select 2017 Texas Rising Stars list of the state’s top young legal leaders. Firm
Deans & Lyons Trial Attorneys Selected Among Texas’ Best Young Lawyers
March 9, 2017
DALLAS – For the fourth consecutive year, partners Courtney Bowline and Chris Simmons of the Texas trial law firm Deans & Lyons, LLP, have earned selection to the 2017 Texas Rising Stars listing. Texas Rising
Nine from Houston’s AZA Law Firm Earn 2017 Texas Rising Stars Honors
March 8, 2017
HOUSTON – Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, is pleased to announce that nine firm attorneys have been named to the 2017 Texas Rising Stars list, which recognizes the state’s leading
John Burkhead of Law Offices of Frank Branson Named to 2017 Texas Rising Stars List
March 8, 2017
DALLAS – Trial lawyer John T. Burkhead of The Law Offices of Frank Branson has been selected for the second consecutive year to the Super Lawyers Texas Rising Stars list. The prestigious list recognizes the top Texas
IP Watchdog Hosts Lynn Pinker’s Chris Schwegmann Commentary on Trademark Enforcement
March 7, 2017
Laughable Moments: When Trademark Holders are Overprotective Published March 5, 2017 We all know it is important for trademark holders to police their trademarks, and that is particularly true for the use of trademarks on
Austin Jury Finds Danish Woman Was Defrauded in $1.35M Condo Sale
March 7, 2017
AUSTIN, Texas – A Travis County jury has returned a verdict against Chicago Title of Texas, LLC and other real estate-related businesses, finding they defrauded a young Danish woman of all proceeds from the sale of her
Shackelford Bowen McKinley & Norton’s David Norton Speaks to the Sun-Sentinel About Presidential Airspace
March 6, 2017
The 'new normal' for S. Fla. pilots: keeping president's airspace clear on weekends Published March 3, 2017 When President George W. Bush visited his ranch near Dallas at the beginning of his presidency in 2001, there was a
Winston & Strawn Welcomes Three Litigation Leaders in Dallas
March 2, 2017
DALLAS (March 2, 2017) – Winston & Strawn LLP is pleased to announce that three litigation partners – Natalie Arbaugh, Tom Walsh, and Danielle Williams – have joined the firm. This prestigious team of
Jackson Walker Expands Intellectual Property Litigation Practice in Houston
March 1, 2017
HOUSTON - Jackson Walker LLP has expanded its intellectual property litigation practice capabilities with the addition of six partners. Danny Williams, Brian Buss, Chris Cravey, Drew Kim, Leisa Peschel, and David Wooten
Mahendru P.C. Wins Dismissal of Landry’s Defamation Suit over Houston Tigers
February 28, 2017
HOUSTON – A judge dismissed a defamation lawsuit filed against a woman who complained to an animal welfare group about the treatment of rare white tigers caged at Houston’s Downtown Aquarium, which is owned by
Law360 Interviews AZA Attorney Adam Milasincic on Dismissal of Landry’s Defamation Lawsuit
February 27, 2017
Restaurant Sanctioned in Defamation Suit Over Tiger Welfare Published February 24, 2017 Adam Milasincic of Ahmad Zavitsanos Anaipakos Alavi & Mensing PC, who represented the ALDF, said in a statement Friday the state
AZA Wins Dismissal of Landry’s Defamation Suit over Houston Aquarium Tigers
February 27, 2017
HOUSTON – A judge dismissed a defamation lawsuit filed by Landry’s Inc. restaurant chain and its Downtown Aquarium that claimed the Animal Legal Defense Fund defamed Landry’s by publicly commenting on the
Standly Hamilton’s Chris Hamilton Discusses Former Neurosurgeon Christopher Duntsch’s Case
February 21, 2017
Lawsuit caps could lead to more Duntsch-like cases Published February 21, 2016 “Certainly this is a case that is opening the door to criminal prosecution in Texas,” said attorney Chris Hamilton with Standly
Houston Chronicle Q&A with Johns Marrs Ellis & Hodge Partner Justin Hodge
February 21, 2017
Q&A: Don't take the first offer when the government wants your land Published February 18, 2017 The recent surge in population has meant new roads, schools and power lines all across Houston. But to get the land, they
Saputo Law Firm Founder Paul Saputo Provides Perspective on Texas Voter Fraud Case
February 17, 2017
Woman Gets 8 Years for Voting in Texas Published February 9, 2017 Attorney Paul Saputo, of Dallas, said Thursday the case was “an enormous waste” of court resources. “In a felony court that more frequently
Waco Tribune-Herald Quotes Rogge Dunn of Clouse Dunn in Baylor Scandal
February 17, 2017
Briles, Baylor donors fire back after regents release details that led to firing Published February 3, 2017 “Baylor is releasing information only when it’s in Baylor’s strategic advantage to do so,”
Dallas Attorney Barry Sorrels Featured in National Super Lawyers Listing
February 16, 2017
DALLAS – Acclaimed trial lawyer Barry Sorrels ranks among a leading group of Texas attorneys featured in the national Super Lawyers Business Edition directory based on peer review of his work. Mr. Sorrels is one of
Dallas Attorney Sawyer Neely Promoted to Shareholder at Sayles Werbner
February 16, 2017
DALLAS – The nationally known law firm Sayles Werbner is pleased to announce the promotion of associate Sawyer Neely to shareholder. “Sawyer has amassed an impressive record of success for his clients and has
Former Family Law Judge Marilea Lewis of Orsinger, Nelson, Downing & Anderson Shares Concerns Over Equal Custody Bill
February 14, 2017
Texas fathers fight for equal custody law at legislature Published February 9, 2017 "This just indicates that people believe they are not being heard by the court," said Marilea Lewis, attorney at Orsinger Nelson Downing
Construction Dive Speaks to Carrington Coleman Attorney Cathy Altman About Unexpected Archaeological Finds
February 9, 2017
Digging up delays: How to handle unexpected archaeological finds on the job site Published February 9, 2017 Coming across a historical find isn't a one-in-a-million chance. More than 120,000 federal projects in 2013
Criminal Defense Attorney Paul Saputo of Saputo Law Firm Talks to KTVT Ch. 11 about Immigration Concerns
February 3, 2017
Fort Worth Officer Vows to ‘Protect’ Immigrants in Viral Video Published February 2, 2017 “The Supreme Court has made it clear that local law enforcement can’t enforce federal immigration law unless
KDFW FOX 4 Features Standly Hamilton Partner Chris Hamilton on DFW Detained
February 2, 2017
Dallas attorneys to continue detainee support Published February 1, 2017 “We are willing to do whatever it takes,” says Standly Hamilton’s Chris Hamilton. “We are willing to work for free. We are
Jackson Walker’s Jim Griffin Talks to Law360 about SCOTX Challenge to Same-Sex Benefits
January 25, 2017
Houston Same-Sex Benefits Row May Test Obergefell's Reach Houston Same-Sex Benefits Row May Test Obergefell's Reach Published January 23, 2017 In the employment sector, that difference could take the form of limited or
Skiermont Derby Attorneys Named Among Southern California’s Best
January 25, 2017
LOS ANGELES – Three attorneys from the Los Angeles office of Skiermont Derby LLP have again earned recognition among the top lawyers in the state with their selection to the 2017 listing of Southern California Super
WFAA-TV Interviews Standly Hamilton Partner Chris Hamilton About Dallas Target Store Attack
January 23, 2017
Target's security questioned after violent parking lot attack Published January 18, 2017 “He asked Target for help,” Hamilton said. “Instead of giving the help that Derek needed, the help that any customer
Clouse Dunn Attorney Rogge Dunn Discusses 2nd Former Baylor Title IX Officer Complaint Against University
January 23, 2017
Another former Title IX employee at Baylor files complaint against school Published January 19, 2017 "It reinforces the evidence presented to the Office of Civil Rights (by Crawford)," Dunn said in an email. "The evidence
Texas Lawbook Talks to Heim Payne & Chorush Managing Director Michael Heim About Patent Lawsuits
January 20, 2017
Patent Infringement Lawsuits Plummet, but EDTX Still Dominates IP Litigation Published January 18, 2017 "The drop in patent filings is not surprising given the general perception that the deck has become stacked against
Houston AZA Attorney Joe Ahmad Quoted in Polygon About Oculus Lawsuit
January 19, 2017
Oculus lawsuit may undercut VR industry, not just Facebook's bottom line Published January 18, 2017 “Injunctions are often granted to a plaintiff that proves misappropriation of trade secrets because the theories of
AZA’s Jane Langdell Robinson Earns Prestigious Civil Appellate Law Certification
January 17, 2017
HOUSTON – The Houston trial law firm of Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, is pleased to announce that Jane Langdell Robinson was one of only eight lawyers to be Board Certified in Civil
WSJ: Texas Union Fights to Stay in Bankruptcy after Losing Defamation Case
January 13, 2017
HOUSTON – The Wall Street Journal reported that one of the country’s largest unions is trying to remain in bankruptcy as it confronts a $7.8 million defamation judgment against it won by Professional Janitorial
Federal Court Dismisses Insurer’s Claims Seeking Tens of Millions of Dollars in Damages
January 12, 2017
COLUMBIA, S.C. – A federal judge has dismissed claims brought by a South Carolina insurance company against Texas-based insurance agency Highpoint Risk Services and its owner, Charles David Wood, Jr. In 2014,
Four Attorneys from Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey PC Earn Board Certification
January 12, 2017
HOUSTON – The Texas law firm Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey PC is pleased to announce that shareholders Rick V. Anderson and Brady Ortego and associates Justin Markel and Rahila N. Sultanali have earned Board
Austin’s KVUE-TV Speaks to Jackson Walker Attorney Patty Tomasco about Bankruptcies in Tech Industry
January 10, 2017
Chapter 11 filings up 42 percent in Texas in 2016 Published January 4, 2017 Patty Tomasco, who works in the bankruptcy division of Jackson Walker, said last year her practice saw a steady stream of cases dealing with the
Houston-based Thompson & Knight Lawyer Rich Phillips Speaks to Law360 About Texas Supreme Court Pipeline Ruling
January 10, 2017
Pipeline Cos. See Easier Takings Route In Texas With Denbury Published January 6, 2017 Pipeline Cos. See Easier Takings Route In Texas With Denbury Published January 6, 2017 “It still leaves in place the fact that as
ABC News Interviews Aldous Walker Attorney Charla Aldous on Uber Crash Lawsuit
January 10, 2017
A Texas Woman is Paralyzed After Her Uber Car Crashed Published January 8, 2016 “They should have not allowed them to drive under Uber’s name because passengers who get in those cars assume they are safe and
Jackson Walker Bankruptcy Partner Bruce Ruzinsky Discusses the Texas Oil and Gas Industry
January 5, 2017
Texas Business Bankruptcies Spiked, then Tapered Off in 2016 Published January 3, 2017 “Oil and gas is an industry that has highs and lows,” says Jackson Walker bankruptcy partner Bruce Ruzinsky. “The
Houston Lawyer John H. Kim Elected National ABOTA Foundation Trustee
January 5, 2017
HOUSTON – Houston attorney John H. Kim, founder of The Kim Law Firm, was elected as a national trustee on the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Foundation. Mr. Kim was one of only two lawyers elected by the
Texas Lawbook Speaks to Dallas’ Loewinsohn Flegle Deary Simon Partner Daniel Winikka About Texas Bankruptcies
January 3, 2017
Texas Business Bankruptcies Spiked, then Tapered Off in 2016 “Retail businesses continue to fall victim to Amazon and other online competitors,” says Daniel Winikka, a partner at Loewinsohn Flegle Deary Simon in
Lynn Pinker Partner David Coale Comments on SCOTUS, Texas Cases to Watch in 2017
January 3, 2017
When looking at the cases likely to be heard in 2017 at the U.S. Supreme Court, Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst partner David Coale is closely following several cases that have Texas ties. In an interview with U.S. News &
Guns, Bathrooms, Naming Rights Among Texas’ Top Legal Stories for 2016
December 27, 2016
DALLAS & HOUSTON – Androvett Legal Media & Marketing, the largest public relations and advertising firm in Texas devoted exclusively to law and legal issues, has compiled its list of the Top 10 legal news
AZA Houston Attorney John Zavitsanos Discusses New Juror Selection Strategy
December 21, 2016
Jury Consultants Need Not Apply — Winning Litigator Relies On Web Instead Published December 20, 2016 John Zavitsanos never intends to return to the old-fashioned style of jury selection. The partner in Houston's
AZA Lawyer Zavitsanos Tells Newspaper How Social Media Aids in Jury Selection
December 21, 2016
HOUSTON – AZA founding partner John Zavitsanos was featured in a Texas Lawyer story explaining how social media research can ferret out crucial information about potential jurors that voir dire and jury questionnaires
Houston Chronicle quotes Lynn Pinker Attorney Shonn Brown on TxDOT Contract Problems
December 15, 2016
Grandparents' crusade after grandson killed on Texas highway job uncovers state missteps Published December 9, 2016 On any day there are around 2,500 construction workers along Texas highways, but fatal accidents in
Munck Wilson Mandala Attorney Audrey Mross Featured in Two-Part Commentary in Rigzone
December 13, 2016
Employee or Contractor? Self-Examination is Good for the Soul Published December 12, 2016 As a business, what would you do if you discovered that lax accounting methods were costing you real money? What if an audit
Best Public Relations Firm for the Legal Community in 2016?
December 13, 2016
Well, not exactly. OK, we appreciate that the Texas legal community recognizes our 20+ years of helping lawyers and law firms prepare for and pursue news media attention. Yes, we’re regularly helping our clients
Litigator John Paul Nefflen Joins Nashville Office of Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton
December 13, 2016
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Respected commercial litigator John Paul Nefflen has joined the business and entertainment law firm Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP, as a partner in the Nashville office. “John
Corporate Ethics Advocate Thomas Fox Talks Trump Effect in Podcasts, E-Book
December 12, 2016
HOUSTON – Corporate compliance consultant, author and lawyer Thomas Fox is producing a new podcast series that has generated an e-book exploring the outlook for business ethics at home and overseas under incoming
“Hamilton Electors” Topic of Fox 4 Interview with David Coale
December 8, 2016
Most Texas electors sticking with Donald Trump Published December 7, 2016 Individuals and interest groups across the nation are pressuring Electoral College delegates to change their pledged votes for Donald Trump and deny
Simon Greenstone Attorney Jay Stuemke Talks to Northern California Record About $18 million Case
December 8, 2016
Record-setting $18 million award could set precedent for future talcum powder cases “The evidence was clear that Mr. Depoian had never had any occupational exposures to asbestos, and that the only source of exposure he
FMC Technologies, Employee Force Cameron to Drop Non-Compete Suit in Texas
December 8, 2016
HOUSTON – Cameron International Corp. dropped a non-compete agreement lawsuit against oilfield services company FMC Technologies Singapore Pte Ltd and one of its employees after losing key motions in court. U.S.
Houston Public Radio Speaks to Roberts Markel Attorney Marc Markel about Super Bowl Short-Term Leasing
December 7, 2016
In Time For Super Bowl, Houston Home Designed For Professional Home-Sharing Published December 5, 2016 In Time For Super Bowl, Houston Home Designed For Professional Home-Sharing Published December 5, 2016 Houston law firm
Munck Wilson Attorney Audrey Mross Mentioned in Dallas Business Journal Article on Overtime Rule
December 7, 2016
Why the expanded overtime rule is unlikely to ever take effect Published December 1, 2016 In a client alert, employment attorney Audrey Mross of Dallas’ Munck Wilson Mandala notes that many employers had already
Bloomberg Interviews Houston Attorney Mark Lanier on $1 Billion Win
December 7, 2016
J&J Ordered to Pay Record $1 Billion for Faulty Hip Implants Published December 1, 2016 “The jury is telling J&J that they better settle these cases soon,” said Mark Lanier, who represented the group of
Shonn Brown Commentary in Texas Lawyer Supports Anti-Cyberbullying Bill
December 6, 2016
David's Law Could Offer Balancing Act for Schools, Chance for More Education Published November 30, 2016 David's Law, one of the first pieces of legislation filed for the 2017 state legislative session, aims to prevent and
Sayles Werbner Named to List of Best Law Firms for 2017
December 6, 2016
DALLAS – U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America have once again named Dallas-based Sayles Werbner to their list of Best Law Firms. The trial law firm has earned a spot on the list each year since
Dallas Jury Returns $1 Billion Plus Verdict in Defective DePuy Hip Implants Lawsuit
December 1, 2016
DALLAS – A federal jury in Dallas has returned a combined verdict of more than $1 billion on behalf of six people who suffered serious medical complications caused by defective metal-on-metal hip implants made by
Glenn Legge of Legge, Farrow, Kimmitt, McGrath & Brown Explains Merger with Holman Fenwick Willan
November 30, 2016
International law firm opens first U.S. office with Houston merger Published November 29, 2016 "Through the merger, we are able to offer HFW an opportunity to enhance its existing presence in the U.S.," Glenn Legge,
VOA International Edition Interviews Dallas Appellate Attorney Chad Ruback About Petition in Presidential Race
November 30, 2016
International Edition (starts at 2:50) Published November 28, 2016 “It looks like this will be the fifth time the Electoral College and the popular vote split ways,” says attorney Chad Ruback. “A number of
Carrington Coleman Attorney David Drumm Talks to VOA News International Edition About Economic Impact of Trump Presidency
November 30, 2016
VOA International Edition (Interview starts at 4:00) Published November 21, 2016 “From a long range point of view, the main concern I would have is that there is talk of both massive infrastructure spending and also
KTVT CBS Dallas Converses with Lynn Pinker Attorney Britta Stanton on Restaurant’s Tattoo Ban
November 30, 2016
Dallas Restaurant Bans People With Face Or Neck Tattoos Published November 29, 2016 A Dallas restaurant’s dress code that prohibits serving customers with visible neck or face tattoos is drawing complaints, but Lynn
Jackson Walker Attorney John Jansonius Discusses Recent Ruling on Overtime
November 29, 2016
Jackson Walker Attorney John Jansonius Discusses Recent Ruling on Overtime Published November 23, 2016 Their response to the injunction will depend heavily on where those employers were in the process of implementing
Texas Lawbook Quotes Clouse Dunn Attorney Rogge Dunn on Plagiarism Lawsuit
November 29, 2016
Reptilian Plagiarism: CSI Sues Rival DecisionQuest “This is not merely a case of similar writings that might constitute copyright infringement,” Dallas lawyer Rogge Dunn, who represents CSI, states in the
Dallas-based CSI Litigation Consulting Firm Sues Competitor DecisionQuest for Plagiarizing Paper
November 21, 2016
DALLAS – Courtroom Sciences Inc. (CSI), a litigation consulting and support firm founded by “Dr. Phil,” has filed suit against competitor DecisionQuest, claiming the company plagiarized a CSI paper on trial
Forensic Accountant Larry Kanter Interviews with KDFW FOX 4 News About New Clinton Emails
November 17, 2016
Final Push for President Published November 7, 2016 “You put 10, 15 agents, even if you had to review thousands of emails after you have already gotten rid of this unrelated set,” says Larry Kanter of Kanter
Houston Chronicle Speaks to Roberts Markel Attorney Marc Markel About HOAs
November 15, 2016
Q&A: Comfort chickens, holiday lights and other conflicts that bedevil homeowner groups Published November 11, 2016 Marc Markel, a lawyer with the Houston firm Roberts Markel Weinberg Butler Hailey, specializes in
Farrar & Ball Attorney Wes Ball Talks About Honda Airbag Repairs to Houston Chronicle
November 11, 2016
Defective airbags, and delays for repairs, of greater concern in Houston Published November 5, 2016 Wes Ball, a Houston lawyer who has handled injury cases related to the air bags, said automakers haven't done enough to
Houston Chronicle Speaks to AZA Attorney About Noncompete Legal Battle
November 10, 2016
Oil services rivals tangle over noncompete contract National Oil Varco contends the extended court battle is simply a ruse by its competitor. M-I Swaco's broad discovery motions are not aimed at finding its missing trade
Estes Thorne & Carr Welcomes Partner Luis Zambrano, Senior Counsel Sarah Bradbury
November 9, 2016
DALLAS – Respected Dallas litigation boutique Estes Thorne & Carr PLLC is pleased to announce the addition of trial lawyer Luis Zambrano as partner and former in-house counsel Sarah Bradbury as senior counsel.
Simon Greenstone Attorney Jay Stuemke Discusses $18M Verdict
November 7, 2016
Dallas Attorney Secures Quick Settlement After Winning $18M Verdict in Talc Asbestos Case Published October 28, 2016 Jay Stuemke, a shareholder in Dallas' Simon Greenstone Panatier Bartlett, who represents Depoian, noted
The Lanier Law Firm in Houston Named One of America’s Best Law Firms
November 3, 2016
HOUSTON – The Lanier Law Firm once again has earned selection as one of the nation’s best law firms in the annual survey published by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America. The firm is
Houston’s Rusty Hardin & Associates Named Best Law Firm for Both Criminal and Commercial Work
November 3, 2016
HOUSTON – The law firm Rusty Hardin & Associates, LLP, is being recognized for both civil and criminal legal expertise and accomplishments among the nation’s Best Law Firms by U.S. News & World Report and
ABA Journal Interviews Houston Attorney Ashish Mahendru on Expert Witnesses
November 2, 2016
For an expert witness, consider reputation, location and cost Published November 1, 2016 For an expert witness, consider reputation, location and cost Published November 1, 2016 For an expert witness, consider reputation,
Dallas-based Carrington Coleman Bolsters Patent, Trademark Practice
November 1, 2016
DALLAS – The Dallas-based law firm Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, LLP, is expanding its intellectual property practice with the addition of patent attorney Stephen L. Levine. His practice is focused on
AZA Named to Best Law Firms in US List For Fifth Year
November 1, 2016
HOUSTON – For the fifth year in a row, the commercial litigation and intellectual property firm Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, is being recognized among the nation’s Best Law
Godwin Bowman & Martinez Promotes Two to Shareholder, One to Senior Counsel
November 1, 2016
DALLAS – The Dallas-based trial and appellate law firm Godwin Bowman & Martinez PC, is pleased to announce the promotion of Senior Attorneys Elisaveta “Leiza” Dolghih and Laci Bowman to Shareholders and
Chris Schwegmann Comments on Luxury Retailer’s Trademark Claims in Houston Chronicle
October 31, 2016
Coach sues Houston Store over alleged sale of knockoffs Published October 26, 2016 Manufacturers of high-end consumer products are increasingly taking legal action against retailers selling counterfeit goods. Coach, the
Experienced Trial Lawyer Joins Renamed Fishman Jackson Ronquillo in Dallas
October 31, 2016
DALLAS – Accomplished business law and trial attorney Marcos G. Ronquillo has joined Fishman Jackson, PLLC, as a name partner in the newly renamed Fishman Jackson Ronquillo, PLLC, in Dallas. Attorneys Jose L. Gonzalez
Los Angeles Jury Awards Record $18M Cosmetic Talc Mesothelioma Verdict
October 27, 2016
LOS ANGELES – A Los Angeles jury has returned a record $18.07 million verdict against asbestos-containing talc supplier Whittaker Clark & Daniels for its role in causing California political figure Philip
Houston-based AZA Law Firm, Partners Recognized by Benchmark Litigation
October 27, 2016
HOUSTON – Houston complex commercial litigation law firm Ahmad, Zavitsanos, Anaipakos, Alavi & Mensing P.C., or AZA, and three partners are recognized in the 2017 edition of Benchmark Litigation. The list serves as
EpiPen Maker Mylan Hit With Class-Action Lawsuit
October 26, 2016
HOUSTON – A class-action lawsuit filed against pharmaceutical giant Mylan Inc. (NASDAQ: MYL) seeks damages for consumers victimized by the company’s cutthroat sales and marketing tactics related to controversial
Dallas Women Lawyers Association Honors Six Attorneys
October 24, 2016
DALLAS – The Dallas Women Lawyers Association (DWLA) has honored six attorneys for outstanding work in their legal careers, naming Lisa Blue the 2016 recipient of the prized Louise B. Raggio Award. Ms. Blue, name
Clouse Dunn Attorney Rogge Dunn Speaks to Politico About Baylor Title IX Investigation
October 21, 2016
Education Department opens civil rights investigation at Baylor University Published October 21, 2016 Crawford's complaint, filed on Sept. 26, detailed problems during her two years at the school. Federal investigators met