New Video Highlights Life-Saving Services of Texas Lawyers’ Assistance Program

A new video from the State Bar of Texas seeks to inspire lawyers struggling with substance abuse and mental health issues to get help. The video, “Courage, Hope, Help—TLAP is There,” uses personal stories from Texas attorneys to show how … Continue reading

Pirkey Barber Named Best U.S. Firm for Trademark Contentious Work

Global publication Managing Intellectual Property has named Pirkey Barber PLLC as the Firm of the Year in the National Trademark Contentious category at its eighth annual North America Awards ceremony held recently in Washington, D.C. Pirkey Barber was also selected … Continue reading

Austin Legal News Moves Forward with New Web Site, Initiatives

Hackney Publications announced today that Austin Legal News has moved from its initial WordPress Website to a new site ( in order to accommodate the growth of its news publication. Hackney Publications, which is the national leader in the sports … Continue reading

Attorney Offers Take on Sparks’ Dismissal of Armstrong Complaint

Sports law attorney Chris Fusco of Callahan & Fusco recently posted an interesting take on the complaint of embattled Austinite Lance Armstrong and its subsequent dismissal by Federal Judge Sam Sparks. “While the Tour de France rolls on without Armstrong, … Continue reading

Haynes and Boone Add Two New Attorneys to Austin Office

Haynes and Boone, LLP has bolstered its media law group with the addition of two nationally recognized attorneys, Laura Lee Prather and Catherine Robb. Both Prather, who comes to the firm as partner, and Robb, arriving as of counsel, are … Continue reading