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When to Contact a High Voltage Power Line Lawyer

When to Contact a High Voltage Power Line Lawyer

Condemnation actions involving high voltage power lines are among the most damaging for landowners. According to experts, power lines located on or near a property can reduce its value by 10% to 40%. There are several reasons for this. Living close to power lines is...

How to Choose the Best Condemnation Lawyer

How to Choose the Best Condemnation Lawyer

Condemnation proceedings occur frequently throughout Texas. For landowners, the process can be stressful, emotional, and confusing. An experienced condemnation lawyer can help you to navigate the process while ensuring that your rights are protected. But how do you...

Texas Pipeline Accident Attorney

Texas Pipeline Accident Attorney

Texas has nearly 500,000 miles of pipeline, which accounts for almost 20% of the total pipeline mileage in the U.S. Roughly half of this amount consists of natural gas and LP-gas distribution lines (approximately 160,000 miles) and hazardous liquid and natural gas...

Terminating a Franchise Agreement in Texas

Terminating a Franchise Agreement in Texas

Opening a franchise is an incredibly exciting experience, because you get the opportunity to run an established business without putting in the legwork of building it from the ground up. Yet franchises sometimes fail. Whatever the reason, excitement can quickly turn...

Employee Stealing From Company? Here’s What You Need to Know

Employee Stealing From Company? Here’s What You Need to Know

For employers all over the world, employee theft is an all-too-common occurrence. According to research, 95% of all businesses suffer theft in the workplace. For victims, the consequences can be devastating. More than 33% of all business bankruptcies in the U.S are...

Intellectual Property Law: Do You Know Your Rights?

Intellectual Property Law: Do You Know Your Rights?

In this post, we will answer the question “What is intellectual property law?” We will then explore what intellectual property lawyers do and some of the key differences between copyright and intellectual property law. We’ll conclude with a discussion of intellectual...

Verbal Agreement Law: Are Contracts Enforceable When Not in Writing?

Verbal Agreement Law: Are Contracts Enforceable When Not in Writing?

As a general rule, oral agreements are binding and enforceable under Texas law provided that they include the required elements of a valid contract — an offer, acceptance, lawful consideration, and a “meeting of the minds.” However, Texas verbal agreement law is...

Texas Contract Law

Texas Contract Law

What Is Contract Law? Contract law applies to agreements between people, business entities, and/or groups. Each state has its own laws that govern the interpretation and enforcement of contracts, and contract law exists in both statutes and common law. Common law...

Non-Compete Agreement: Texas Facts

Non-Compete Agreement: Texas Facts

Non-compete agreements are common in the U.S. labor market. According to experts, upwards of 20% of all workers are covered by some form of a non-compete agreement. But this number varies greatly among industries. For instance, nearly half of all engineers report...

Texas Trade Secret Law

Texas Trade Secret Law

Texas trade secret law is governed by the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act (TUTSA). The Act gives injured parties substantial rights and remedies in the event of a potential or actual misappropriation of trade secrets. TUTSA was first enacted in Texas in 2013 to...