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U.S. Chamber urges Texas governor to sign hailstorm reform legislation

David Yates May 17, 2017, 4:13pm

AUSTIN – With both the Texas Senate and House cleared, House Bill 1774, a piece of legislation aimed at ending abusive and frivolous hailstorm litigation, is now on its way to Gov. Greg Abbott’s desk.

Texas federal court denies motions regarding rule that protects clients from investors

Melissa Busch Mar. 29, 2017, 10:48am

DALLAS – A federal court in Texas denied U.S. Chamber of Commerce and business groups’ requests for emergency motions, which would have blocked a federal judiciary rule that requires financial professionals to act in their clients’ best interests when recommending investments products.

Lawsuit states that IRS and U.S. Treasury overstepped their authority in merger regulation

Noell Wolfgram Evans Aug. 24, 2016, 1:03pm

AUSTIN -- On Aug. 4, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Texas Association of Business filed suit against the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Department of the Treasury, along with the respective heads of those organizations, John Koskinen and Jacob Lew.