The Next Round:Ali Fazel (pictured, left) and Robert Scardino (pictured, right), lawyers on R. Allen Stanford’s criminal-defense team, tell senior reporter Brenda Sapino Jeffreys they see appellate issues aplenty in the case.
Tort reform: The Texas Supreme Court is mulling whether Chapter 74 applies when an alleged assault occurs during a medical exam. Senior reporter John Council hears from veterans of the tort-reform wars.
Approach the bench: Reporter Angela Morris talks with Judge Gil Jones (pictured) about ham radio, long bike rides and lawyer behavior in his courtroom.
Call-in show: Reporter Miriam Rozen writes that Dallas’ Corea Trial Group alleges it lost out on $1.4 million in business.
In the rough: The Professional Association of Golf Officials has filed a legal-mal suit. Reporter Miriam Rozen finds out why.
Litigator of the week: A Dallas lawyer rocks the courtroom with a $3.25 million verdict.
Family law: Jonathan J. Bates looks at 13 unique ingredients of family law practice.
Tax law:Ray Langenberg writes about using common sense for client compliance with the use tax.