Reform local environmental lawsuits

April 14, 20015 (http://www.star-telegram.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/other-voices/article18534641.html) by George S. Christian Important public policy is making its way through the Texas Legislature that will correct a serious and inadvertent flaw in the ability of the state to promote ... READ MORE

Keeping Texas competitive starts with smart permitting

April 13, 2014 (http://setexasrecord.com/arguments/302808-keeping-texas-competitive-starts-with-smart-permitting) by Jennifer Harris AUSTIN – All Texans can vividly recall former Gov. Rick Perry travelling across the nation to lure businesses to the Lone Star State. Gov. Greg Abbott has ... READ MORE

Keeping Texas Economically Competitive Starts With Smart Permitting

March 31, 2015 (http://www.tala.com/keeping-texas-economically-competitive-starts-smart-permitting/) All Texans can vividly recall former Governor Rick Perry travelling across the nation to lure businesses to the Lone Star State. Governor Greg Abbott has continued this practice and both leaders ... READ MORE

Keep fighting lawsuit abuse

March 29, 2015 (http://www.mysanantonio.com/opinion/commentary/article/Keep-fighting-lawsuit-abuse-6163795.php) by Hazel Meaux Texas has been on the front lines in the battle against the abuse of our lawsuit system, ensuring it is used for justice, not greed. Years ago, Texas was known as ... READ MORE

Governor Abbott Appoints Barnard Judge Of 89th District Court

(http://gov.texas.gov/news/appointment/20673) Office of the Governor Greg Abbott Governor Greg Abbott today appointed Charles M. Barnard of Wichita Falls as judge of the 89th District Court of Wichita County. He will replace Judge Mark Price, who passed away in February, for a term to expire at ... READ MORE

Bills Ponder Definition of ‘Plaintiff’ in Forum Non Conveniens

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Falkenberg: Random grand jury system works in other states, can here

March 17, 2015 (http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/columnists/falkenberg/article/Judges-trade-fishing-trips-for-pick-a-pal-grand-6140104.php) By Lisa Falkenberg On a recent rainy morning, a 36-year-old state district judge strolls bright-eyed into a large room of captive Harris County ... READ MORE