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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- Thompson & Knight Posts Gains in Revenue and Income
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While gross revenue at Houston-based Bracewell dropped 6.6 percent in 2016 compared with 2015, net income improved by 1.7 percent.
Following a strong 2015, gross revenue improved by 2.9 percent at Dallas-based Thompson & Knight in 2016, and net income increased by 3.5 percent compared with the prior year.
- Mayfield v. The State of Texas, 07-14-00055-CR (TexApp Dist 02/09/2017)
- In the Interest of D.W. and K.W., 06-16-00076-CV (TexApp Dist 02/08/2017)
- Molinar v. S.M., 08-15-00083-CV (TexApp Dist 02/08/2017)
- Hernandez v. Amistad Ready Mix, Inc., 04-16-00267-CV (4th COA. 02/08/2017)
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A Houston firm now elects sharerholders twice a year to benefit associates who took the bar exam in February.
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.