What to Think About Before Signing a Non-Compete Agreement

What to Think About Before Signing a Non-Compete Agreement

What to Think About Before Signing a Non-Compete Agreement Scenario 1: You get a fantastic new job offer, quit your job, and arrive at your new job on the first day. You receive reams of paperwork to sign.  Working your way through it, you find a non-compete agreement. What should you do? Scenario 2: You’ve […]

2 federal complaints filed against Ranger College for discrimination

Original article written by: Joshua Peguero of ktxs.com Sourced from: http://www.ktxs.com/news/2-federal-complaints-filed-against-ranger-college-for-discrimination/593507777   BROWNWOOD, Texas – Two people have filed federal complaints against Ranger College alleging discrimination and retaliation while they were employed at the school. Dr. Elizabeth Price, a tenured professor and the director of testing at Ranger College, accuses the school of sexual discrimination and […]

Three take-aways from ABA Formal Opinion 477

Brave New World: Three Take-Aways from ABA Formal Opinion 477

The obligation for lawyers to keep and protect a client’s secrets is nearly as old as the profession itself.  But the proliferation of technology has complicated what steps lawyers must take to satisfy this obligation. As the technology changes, so do the rules for lawyers. On May 4, 2017, the American Bar Association Standing Committee […]

Texas Citizens Participation Act

Citizens Beware: You Could Be SLAPPed

Texas litigants considering filing a legal action for defamation need to consider whether the Texas Citizens Participation Act covers their claims. Signed in 2011, the Act provides powerful tools by which defamation defendants may not only escape liability but also can turn the tables on their accusers by obtaining an award of attorney’s fees incurred […]