Friday, June 16, 2017

Top 10 from Texas Bar Today: Double Jeopardy, Tugboats, and Frankenstein

Originally published by Joanna Herzik.

TexasBarTodayTop10BadgeTo highlight some of the posts that stand out from the crowd, the editors of Texas Bar Today have created a list from the week’s blog posts of the top ten based on subject matter, writing style, headline, and imagery. We hope you enjoy this installment.

10. When is a Tugboat Considered “Unseaworthy”?David Willis @DavidWillisLaw of Willis Law Firm in Houston

9. Texas: Parties Agreed to Arbitration Despite Allegations of a “Frankenstein” ContractGene Roberts @GeneRoberts, Director of Student Legal & Mediation Services at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville

8. Wonkier than the Rooker-Feldman doctrine David Coale @600camp of Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst, LLP in Dallas

7. Winning Bar Exam Answers: Writing for Points or Writing to Impress? – Scott Johns of the Law School Academic Support Blog

6. DHS Rescinds DAPA, U.S. v. Texas to draw to a close.Josh Blackman, Associate Professor of Law at South Texas College of Law Houston @STCL_Houston

5. U.S. Fifth Circuit Greenlights Contribution Action for Purely Economic Damages Under Oil Pollution Act (OPA)Raymond T. Waid and Patrick Reagin of Liskow & Lewis @LiskowLewis in Houston

4. “Within the Cross Hairs”: What Repeal of Federal Estate Tax Might Mean in TexasAxel Lindholm of Romano & Sumner, LLC ‏@RomanoSumner in Sugar Land

3. Supreme Court Unanimously Rules That SEC Sought Disgorgement is a “Penalty” Subject to a Five-Year Statute of Limitations.Thomas Conner of Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P. @ccsblaw in Dallas

2. SCOTUS Might Hear Double Jeopardy Case –  Broden & Mickelsen, LLP @BrodenLaw in Dallas

1. Texas’ New Cyberbullying Law – Madeline Pricer of Barnett Howard & Williams PLLC @BHWLAWFIRM in Fort Worth


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