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Texas Groundwater Law in the Twenty-First Century: A Compendium of Historical Approaches, Current Problems, and Future Solutions Focusing on the High Plains Aquifer and the Panhandle
(Texas Tech Journal of Texas Administrative Law, 2003)
This comment is designed to chronicle and analyze the recent chain of events occurring in the Panhandle concerning private marketing of groundwater. It is a detailed discussion and application of the varied sources of data ...
The Lizard, the Scientist, and the Lawmaker: An Analysis of the Trending Fight over the Use of Science Under the Endangered Species Act and How to Address It
Recently in Texas, the dunes sagebrush lizard—a tiny, little-known reptile living in the sparse brush and dunes of the oil and gas fields—sparked a heated discussion and criticism over the listing process under the Endangered ...
Discovery Sharing in Texas: Litigant Confidentiality v. Litigation Costs
Texas courts have long allowed discovery sharing between similar cases. After evaluating both pro- and anti-sharing positions, the article concludes that sharing furthers pretrial efficiency without unduly compromising ...
"But I'm Brain-Dead and Pregnant": Advance Directive Pregnancy Exclusions and End-of-Life Wishes
Marlise Munoz was approximately fourteen weeks pregnant when she suffered a pulmonary embolism, and two days later doctors declared her brain-dead. Knowing Marlise's end-of-life wishes, her husband, Erick Munoz, asked her ...
Probate and Trusts: Case Law Update & Statutory Update
The first part of the article is a case law update which discusses judicial developments relating to the Texas law of intestacy, wills, estate administration, trusts, and other estate planning matters during the survey ...
Wills & Trusts
This article discusses legislative and judicial developments relating to the Texas law of intestacy, wills, estate administration, trusts, and other estate planning matters during the survey period of November 2, 2002 ...
TCDLA Trial Notebook
(Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 2011)
A notebook on trial practice for Texas criminal defense attorneys.
Beyer’s Texas Property Code Annotated with Related Texas Law (2014)
(Thomson West, 2014-07)
This book contains an annotated version of select Texas law including the Property Code, the Texas Constitution, the Business and Commerce code, the Civil Practice and Remedies Code, Texas Rules of Civil Procedure, the ...
Texas Estate Planning Statutes with Commentary: 2013–2015 Edition
This book contains a summary of changes made by the Texas legislature in 2013, conversion charts between the estates code and probate code, and statutes from various Texas codes that affect or influence Texas estate planning.
The Basics of Texas Intestate Succession Law
This working paper discusses the basics of Texas intestate succession law followed by a discussion of a variety of issues and updates which may affect the intestacy distribution scheme. Power point slides are included ...