The parents of a 13-year-old boy have sued the Irving-based Boy Scouts of America in a Harris County state district court alleging that their son was assaulted by older scouts on a camping trip, including threats that he was going to be "waterboarded" before being knocked unconscious by a punch to the face.
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With a move scheduled to begin on the weekend Hurricane Harvey dumped rain in Houston, the firm's new office head made the call to delay the move.
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2017 New Partner Survey: Smaller First-Year Associate Classes During the Recession Leads to Fewer New Partners at Big Texas Firms
Nineteen of the 25 firms with the most lawyers in Texas made fewer new Texas partners in 2017 compared with 2016.
In a recent survey conducted across ALM’s legal news websites for about three days, 170 respondents out of more than 200 said they would work longer or stay the course to stave off investment pinches.