Well-Known Lawyer to Represent Gov. Rick Perry in Criminal Investigation

A lawyer of this caliber might charge $50,000 to $100,000 for this type of case. It's "smart" for anyone to hire a criminal-defense lawyer as soon as he knows he's facing a criminal investigation, said Bobby Mims, president of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.

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Reversed and Remanded: Can a litigant get discovery into an expert witness's employer's finances in search of pre-trial bias?

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Chris Kratovil, a member in the Dallas office of Dykema, discusses a recent ruling he won from the Texas Supreme Court that will prevent litigants from going on a pre-trial "fishing expedition" in search of an expert witness's bias.
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