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CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Strasburger Member Betsy Kamin Named 2019 Premier Woman In Law by the Houston Association of Women Attorneys

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

Member-in-Charge of Clark Hill Strasburger’s Houston office, Elizabeth “Betsy” Kamin, has been named a 2019 “Premier Woman In Law” by the Houston Association of Women Attorneys (AWA).

Customer seeks more than $200,000 from Walgreens after tripping on display

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 11, 2019

HOUSTON – A woman alleges she was injured at a Houston drug store when she tripped on a display.

Consumer alleges Aaron's never repaired refrigerator, unlawfully calls over payments

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 8, 2019

SHERMAN – A Denton County consumer alleges a lease-to-own company failed to send a technician to repair a refrigerator and unlawfully continues to call him to collect a debt related to the appliance agreement.

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Trump DOJ punishes hedge fund manager who sued drug companies and shorted their stocks

By Daniel Fisher | Feb 7, 2019

The Trump Justice Department, following a tougher policy toward dubious False Claims Act lawsuits by private citizens, has moved to dismiss a pair of lawsuits by a former hedge-fund manager who shorted stock in pharmaceutical companies he accused of a wide-ranging price-fixing conspiracy.

LOCKE LORD LLP: Locke Lord Again Ranked No. 1 Texas Law Firm Lobby Practice ‎by Capitol Inside; Chair of Firm’s Texas Public Law Section ‎Robert Miller Ranked No. 1 Lobbyist in Texas ‎

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Locke Lord has once again held its position as the No. 1 Texas law firm lobby practice as ranked by Capitol Inside in its biennial Texas Lobby Power Rankings.

LOCKE LORD LLP: Former National Health Care System General Counsel Joseph Maher Rejoins Locke Lord in Boston; Past Partner-in-Charge of Firm’s Boston Office Brings Decades of Experience to Health Care Practice Group

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Joseph Maher, who most recently served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Steward Health Care System LLC before announcing in 2018 his intent to retire, has rejoined Locke Lord’s Boston office as Senior Counsel in the Firm’s Health Care Practice Group.

CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Strasburger Member Corinne Smith Named to Trinity University Alumni Association Board

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

Clark Hill Strasburger Member Corinne Smith has been elected to the Trinity University Alumni Association Board and will serve two, three-year terms effective immediately.

WILSON ELSER: Wilson Elser Promotes 10 to Equity Partner

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

National law firm Wilson Elser has promoted 10 attorneys, seven of whom are women, to equity partner, effective January 1, 2019.

Woman files suit against Home Depot USA over injuries allegedly caused by metal hook

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 30, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman alleges she was injured at a home improvement store by a metal hook and incurred thousands in medical expenses.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock employee seeks $1 million over injuries allegedly caused by falling pipe

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 30, 2019

HOUSTON – A Starr County resident alleges he was injured while working and his employer failed to provide him maintenance and cure.

HUSCH BLACKWELL: Husch Blackwell Adds Three Partners in Houston

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

Husch Blackwell LLP issued the following announcement on Jan. 28.Robert Eckels, Arturo Michel and Sandy Hellums-Gomez join the Houston office of Husch Blackwell.

JONES DAY: Shamoil T. Shipchandler, SEC Regional Director, joins Jones Day in Dallas

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

The global law firm Jones Day has announced that Securities and Exchange Commission senior official Shamoil T. Shipchandler will join the Firm's Dallas Office as a partner in its Investigations & White Collar Defense Practice at the end of February.

CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Strasburger Member Sarah Wariner Named to DMagazine's 40 Under 40

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

Clark Hill Strasburger congratulates Sarah Wariner for being named among the best of the best in DMagazine’s 40 Under 40 Awards.

ATG LegalServe partners with File & ServeXpress for 'one-stop' service

By John Breslin | Jan 24, 2019

As the era of legal e-filing came close to replacing the hand delivering of documents, one process-serving business knew it had to find the right partner.

FOLEY & LARDNER: Sultan to Receive Austin Bar Foundation David H. Walter Community Excellence Award

By Press release submission | Jan 24, 2019

Special Counsel Fred Sultan will receive the David H. Walter Community Excellence Award at the 16th Annual Austin Bar Foundation Gala on January 26, 2019.

Consumer alleges John Deere skid track he purchased does not have the horsepower advertised

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 24, 2019

HOUSTON – A consumer alleges heavy machinery he purchased does not have the horsepower specified

Individual alleges eMoneyUSA invaded privacy with texts/calls

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 22, 2019

GALVESTON – A Galveston consumer alleges a debt collector invaded his privacy with its calls and text messages.

Consumer alleges National Credit Systems falsely represented it reported alleged debt to three credit bureaus

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 22, 2019

SHERMAN – A Denton County consumer alleges a debt collector made a false statement on a letter it sent her.

Consumer alleges Audit Systems continued to call him after he requested it to stop

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jan 21, 2019

SHERMAN – A Denton County consumer alleges a debt collector harassed him with calls.

Exxon argues for Texas justice as it defends self from climate change lawsuits

By David Yates | Jan 17, 2019

FORT WORTH – Texas justices will soon decide whether California municipalities took aim at Texas-based free speech by bringing climate change lawsuits against ExxonMobil, a Texas company, in California courts.

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