A dream recently came true for many for Texas lawyers as a database has been created that keeps track of all state and county court civil pleadings, much like the federal court's beloved Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER). And the Texas Supreme Court just approved a rule that grants access to the new state system, but only to a few attorneys.
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This decision concludes an almost 10-year saga, with the court restoring balance to the interests of pipeline companies and landowners and making it relatively easy to establish common carrier status in many cases.
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A Houston firm now elects sharerholders twice a year to benefit associates who took the bar exam in February.
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