Monthly Archive for: ‘July, 2012’

Craig Cherry Invited to Become a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America, Trial Lawyer Honorary Society

Craig Cherry has been invited to become a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America.  The Litigation Counsel of America is an invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society whose mission is, in part, to recognize deserving, experienced, and highly qualified lawyers.  Membership is highly selective and is composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers.  Fellows are selected based upon …

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Protecting Your Family With A Buy/Sell Agreement

Daniel Palmer will be speaking to the Estate Planning Council of the Emerald Coast on Tuesday, July 24, 2012 in Destin, Florida. His presentation is entitled “Protecting Your Family Business with a Buy/Sell Agreement.” Here is a link to Mr. Palmer’s seminar materials: Protecting Your Family Business with a Buy/Sell Agreement.

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Texas Supreme Court Holds Failure to Use AED Did Not Waive Governmental Immunity

On June 29, 2012, the Texas Supreme Court issued an opinion in City of North Richland Hills v. Laura Friend, et al., No. 11-0367, wherein it held that the failure of a city-owned water park to provide a defibrillator did not waive the city’s immunity, because it did not constitute the “use of tangible personal property.” See Texas Tort Claims Act …

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