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SecurityProfiling patent case moved from Eastern District court

By Tabitha Fleming | May 25, 2017

YLER – Trend Micro won a minor victory in the Tyler Division of the Eastern District of Texas earlier this month when it was successful in requesting a change of venue to the Northern District of Texas.

ACLU sues customs and border enforcement for allegedly violating FOIA law

By Tabitha Fleming | May 1, 2017

HOUSTON – The American Civil Liberties Union of Texas has filed a lawsuit in district court against the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for allegedly failing to provide documents or respond to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests filed back in February.

Supreme Court ruling may end patent cases in Eastern District courts

By Tabitha Fleming | Feb 23, 2017

WASHINGTON – A closely watched patent case set to be considered by the U.S. Supreme Court may bode major changes for patent trolling cases.

Lawyer: Travis County sheriff's ultimatum from governor over ICE policy 'nonsense'

By Tabitha Fleming | Feb 1, 2017

AUSTIN – A letter sent from Gov. Greg Abbott to Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez threatens budgetary and legislative action if certain demands aren’t met. The letter, which was dated Jan. 23, is in response to the new Travis County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) policy that details cooperation procedures with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

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