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Motorola ordered to pay $9 million in patent infringement case filed by Plano company

Chandra Lye Apr. 10, 2017, 8:45am

MARSHALL – Motorola Mobility LLC has been ordered to pay $9 million after losing a patent infringement case.

Oil companies' dispute results in writ of mandumus

Chandra Lye Apr. 4, 2017, 11:35am

BEAUMONT – A petition for a writ of mandumus was filed with the Texas Court of Appeals 9th District in a case involving BBX Operating and Geosouthern Energy Corp.

Paxton files amicus brief on immigration order, says president has 'discretion to protect safety of the American people'

Chandra Lye Mar. 27, 2017, 9:18am

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton is throwing support to the president’s immigration order.

States call for an end to EPA 'overreach' in letter

Chandra Lye Mar. 21, 2017, 9:14am

AUSTIN – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and other attorneys general have written a letter to the Administrator of the Environment Protection Agency Scott Pruitt calling for an end to the "federal overreach" of the Environmental Protection Agency, according to a press release from Paxton's office.

Texas ACLU attorney: Anti-abortion bills 'violate the constitutional limits' on state's ability to regulate procedure

Chandra Lye Mar. 16, 2017, 8:49am

HOUSTON – Texas’ American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has said that women’s health and right to an abortion will be threatened if three proposed anti-abortion bills are passed.

Paxton on Trump's immigration order: 'Action shows decisiveness in answer to very real danger'

Chandra Lye Mar. 8, 2017, 1:59pm

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton has voiced support of President Donald Trump’s latest executive order regarding immigration.

Judge approves two patent infringement suits against BlackBerry

Chandra Lye Feb. 22, 2017, 11:00am

MARSHALL – A magistrate judge has given the go-ahead for two patent-infringement lawsuits against BlackBerry.

Robert Scott named Technology Lawyer of the Year

Chandra Lye Jan. 2, 2017, 1:48pm

SOUTHLAKE – Lawyer Monthly has named the managing partner of law firm Scott & Scott LLP the Technology Lawyer of the Year.

National Federation of Independent Business sues key members of Occupational Safety administration

Chandra Lye Dec. 19, 2016, 12:50pm

The organization has accused the OSHA of violating the law and letting union representatives have access to non-union workplaces.

Texas attorney general clarifies campus handgun legislation for colleges

Chandra Lye Dec. 9, 2016, 11:12am

AUSTIN -- Texas’ Attorney General Ken Paxton has clarified the right of students at junior and community colleges to carry handguns on campus.

Dispute between Select Sports Group, Impact Sports heads to court

Chandra Lye Oct. 25, 2016, 1:33pm

HOUSTON – The courts have been called in to settle a dispute between two competing sports agencies. Select Sports Group (SSG) filed litigation against Impact Sports and have recently attempted to add defendants to the case. However, the defendants have filed a notice of removal, which was filed with the district court in Houston.

Convention of States group to stream simulation online

Chandra Lye Sep. 26, 2016, 12:17pm

DALLAS – A growing movement that calls for a change to the federal government’s powers has been gaining momentum in Texas.

Academics express concern about pending patent reform

Chandra Lye Aug. 11, 2016, 1:41pm

A coalition of more than 25 academics has submitted a letter to members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives expressing concern over pending patent reform. The group said its concerns were largely with changes proposed to litigation venue rules.  

13 states seek injunction against U.S. agencies regarding transgender bathroom use

Chandra Lye Aug. 11, 2016, 1:40pm

AUSTIN - More than a dozen states, including Texas, have requested a preliminary injunction against several U.S. agencies including the Department of Education, Department of Justice and Department of Labor regarding transgender students in school.