Monthly Archives: January 2013

Denton County Bar UNT Tailgate

Associate Daniel Abasolo writes about the Denton County Bar Association’s UNT Tailgate: “On November 3rd, our Mean Green took on the Arkansas State Red Wolves at Apogee Stadium. The Mean Green was a little short in their homecoming game, but the DCBA show our support in force. The weather was perfect for tailgating. Members and…

Statewide Ban on Texting While Driving Introduced

Texas House Bill No. 63  and Texas Senate Bill No. 28 entered as the Alex Brown Memorial Act on November 12, 2012 would prohibit, with limited exceptions, the use of a handheld wireless communication device to read, write, or send a text message while operating a motor vehicle unless the vehicle is stopped. This ban…

Texas Spousal Maintenance

Partner Brian Tackett writes about Texas spousal maintenance, sometimes called alimony, under Texas family law. “In the media, we often see stories about high profile divorces involving actors, professional athletes, and leaders of industry. Those figures of pop culture many times find themselves paying large amounts of alimony to their ex. In the early 1990’s…