Texas Set to Receive $7.35 Million from General Motors Settlement

Many of our readers will remember millions of General Motors (GM) vehicles being recalled in 2014 due to faulty switches. Attorneys from 49 states and the District of Columbia alleged that GM hid safety issues related to the faulty switches, which has resulted in a settlement of $120 million. Texas is set to receive $7.35… Read More

10 Steps to Starting a Business in Texas

Texas has consistently been named one of the states with a great environment for business. If you are considering joining the thousands of business owners already established in Texas, consider these 10 steps for starting a business in Texas to get you on your way. 10 Steps to Starting a Business in Texas Make a… Read More

How a Breach of Contract Impacts Small Businesses

As a business owner, you have a firm grasp on the importance of business documents, contracts, and relationships built. As a small business owner, you also know how beneficial or detrimental these elements of business can be. With breach of contract being among the most common business litigation matters, it is important to understand how… Read More

Texas Bathroom Bill Could Cost the State Amazon Headquarters and 50,000 Jobs

Many cities and states have been vying for the opportunity to secure Amazon’s second headquarters which promises 50,000 jobs and $5 billion in facilities investments. If secured, Amazon would be the largest corporate expansion in Texas history, and could potentially end some of the economic challenges caused by natural disasters this year. Unfortunately, the controversial… Read More

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

Houston Mayor Fighting for Equality in Marriage Benefits

Mayor Sylvester Turner and the City of Houston continue to fight for equality in marriage benefits by asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review an earlier decision about publicly-funded benefits for same-sex couples. The continuing debate has many questioning whether Texas is really prepared to embrace diversity and equality. City of Houston Fighting for Rights… 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