Keep Halloween Spooky Safe with These Safety Tips

  Halloween is just around the corner, and as you prepare your little goblins and ghouls for trick-or-treating, you should also prepare them to be safe. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that, on Halloween, children are four times more likely to be hit by an automobile. Whether you are staying… Read More

How You Can Help the Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey swept through coastal Texas leaving billions of dollars of destruction in its wake. Tens of thousands of people were forced to leave their homes for the safety of shelters, and now, in the aftermath of the storm, these families are left to pick up the pieces and look toward the future – a… Read More

Federal Flood Insurance Rules not Enforced: Victims Pay the Price

There are several areas of Texas classified as “high-risk”, meaning that the chances for wind or flood damage are greater. In such areas, homeowners with government-backed mortgages are required to maintain specialized insurance on their properties to cover such damage. Unfortunately, the heels of Hurricane Harvey reveal that federal flood insurance rules are not enforced,… Read More

5 Legal Risks for Nonprofit Boards

Like any business, nonprofit organizations face a wide array of risks. Some risks are organizational, while others are legal. One of the best ways to protect your nonprofit from risks is understand what these risks are and how to manage them. To help, Daic Law offers a brief discussion of 5 legal risks for nonprofit… Read More

Houston Couples Still Fighting for Marriage Equality

It has been two years since the U.S. Supreme Court issued the landmark ruling that legalized same-sex marriage. In Texas, however, couples are still fighting for marriage equality, especially couples where one spouse works as a government employee. Having repealed the non-discrimination ordinances in Houston in 2015, there is a great deal of concern over… Read More

NovoPen Insulin Delivery Pens Recalled as Defective Product

Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk is recalling NovoPen insulin delivery pens as a defective product as there is a risk of the cartridges cracking or breaking. A spokesperson for Novo Nordisk stated that the risk of injury or illness was low, but a recall was ordered after numerous complaints were filed with the manufacturer over… Read More

Megan Daic named Director of UHLC Alternative Dispute Resolution Team

We are proud to announce that attorney/owner of Daic Law, Megan Daic, has been named as the new Director of the University of Houston Law Center’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) team. For the 2017 – 2018 academic year, the Blakely Advocacy Institute’s ADR team will compete in regional, national, and international competitions, including ABA Client… Read More