Carrington Coleman Sloman & Blumenthal Attorney Kelli Hinson Quoted in Law360

The Biggest Texas Supreme Court Rulings This Term

Published July 14, 2020

When it comes to proving sanctions against an attorney, the Texas Supreme Court held in a closely watched April ruling that practitioners must show the alleged harmful conduct was carried out in bad faith.

But the ruling shouldn’t be read as a “green light for attorneys to engage in unethical behavior,” said Kelli Hinson of Carrington Coleman Sloman & Blumenthal LLP. Hinson said courts still have the power to sanction attorneys practicing before them, and that finding bad faith isn’t “too much of an additional burden.”

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