Austin-based Publisher of Concussion Litigation Reporter Makes Recent Issue Available to All

Hackney Publications is celebrating five years of publishing Concussion Litigation Reporter by making the May 2017 issue available to all at http://concussionpolicyandthelaw.com/concussion-litigation-reporter/concussion-litigation-reporter-sample/ “This issue is emblematic of how the industry around legal and risk management issues associated with sports concussions … Continue reading

Do Compensation Plans Drive Succession Planning Results?

By Brenda Barnes, of B2 Management Compensation – or lack thereof – drives many if not most succession plans. The most obvious reason for a succession plan is to compensate principals fairly for the firm they’ve built with their entrepreneurial … Continue reading

Austin Law Firm Weisbart Springer Hayes Adds Trial Lawyer

The Texas-based litigation firm Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has added trial lawyer Danielle Hatchitt to the firm’s Austin office. Hatchitt has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in complex commercial disputes involving real estate, employment, fraud, trademark infringement, trade secrets, and … Continue reading

J. Winston Krause Officially Recognized by Martindale-Hubbell

Austin attorney J. Winston Krause, of Krause & Associates, LP, has received the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell for the tenth consecutive year. “It is humbling to be recognized for the last decade as an AV Preeminent lawyer, practicing law … Continue reading

King & Spalding’s Austin Office Adds Three Tort Litigation Partners

King & Spalding today announced that Lana Varney, Lisa Horvath Shub and Stephen Huffaker have joined as partners in the Life Sciences practice in the firm’s Austin office. “We are pleased to expand the depth of our product liability trial … Continue reading

Austin Bar Partners With Local Attorneys to Create CANLAW – A Cancer Legal Clinic

Caitlin Haney Johnston, a young attorney in Austin, TX, was recovering from an unrelated surgery on her 28th birthday when she heard the words no one wants to hear. “We found cancer.” Those three words altered the direction of her … Continue reading

LMA Annual Conference Recap: Panel Discussion and Happy Hour Set for Thursday

If you weren’t able to attend the Annual LMA Conference in Las Vegas, the LMA Austin chapter is hosting a conference recap and happy hour. Local LMA members Cecilia Linton, Clara Bonilla, Hunter Rowe, and Clare Chachere will share their … Continue reading

Slack & Davis Featured in Class Action Reporter: Farmers Insurance Suit Over Smart Plan Auto Program

As featured in two separate articles for Class Action Reporter, Partners Mike Slack and John Davis, together with the Law Offices of Joe K. Longley and Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP filed a class action lawsuit in the U.S. … Continue reading

Pirkey Barber Adds Two Experienced Trademark Attorneys

Pirkey Barber PLLC has announce that Austin trademark attorneys Anna Kuhn and Kate Swint have joined the firm. Kuhn’s practice has specialized in trademark law for 20 years, and she joins Pirkey Barber as Senior Counsel.  The San Antonio native … Continue reading

Carey Gunn Venditti joins DLA Piper’s Real Estate Practice

DLA Piper has announced that Carey Gunn Venditti has joined the firm’s Real Estate practice as a partner in the Austin office. Venditti advises investors, developers and owners of commercial, mixed-use, multifamily, office, retail, planned-community and condominium projects. She focuses … Continue reading