The Complete Guide to Mechanic's and Materialman's Lien Laws of Texas

Author: Sterling W. Steves,Brenda T. Cubbage

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1579117295

Category: Law

Page: 656

View: 5305

The Complete Guide to Mechanic's and Materialman's Lien Laws of Texas is a comprehensive practice tool that covers the entire process of filing, perfecting, and foreclosing liens in a clear step-by-step manner. The Guide is ideal for solo practitioners, small firms, and non-attorneys who work in construction, including contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, developers, and owners. Inside you'll find: • Concise, detailed analysis of lien laws governing both private and public construction projects • In-depth discussion of notice, limitations, and attorney's fees • Full text of a wide range of relevant statutes • More than 30 forms • Complete set of timetables for filing liens and sending required notices. Don't find yourself without The Complete Guide to Mechanic's and Materialman's Lien Laws of Texas next time you have to file a lien.

Mastering Legal Matters: Your Essential Guide to Personal Injury Claims in Texas

Author: Nick Roberts

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1632811782

Category: Law

Page: N.A

View: 2303

Written by an expert with more than two decades of personal injury law practice, Mastering Legal Matters: Your Essential Guide to Personal Injury Claims in Texas provides the Texas personal injury practitioner or insurance adjuster with all of the relevant legal analysis, up-to-date cases, statutes, regulations, and helpful forms in one single, portable reference book. It explains the pitfalls surrounding common Texas insurance and personal injury legal topics, making it easier than ever to navigate through personal injury claims in Texas. Preparing for your next personal injury case with this all-in-one book gives you access some of the best practice advice on Texas personal injury law, including common topics such as insurance bad faith litigation, premises liability, dram shop law, personal injury protection, survival and wrongful death actions, and uninsured motorist claims.

The Lawyer's Guide to the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act

Author: Richard M. Alderman

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1579113273

Category: Law

Page: 820

View: 2156

This all-inclusive guide contains a wealth of information you'll need to practice successfully in this area of law. Annual updates ensure that The Lawyer's Guide to the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act is the most up-to-date compilation of research on this subject. Recent decisions emphasize the wide range of remedies available under the Act, including the award of attorneys' fees. The Lawyer's Guide to the Deceptive Trade Practices Act is the most thorough reference of its kind. A few of the many topics covered include: • "Incidental" versus "intended" beneficiaries • How the Act applies to a "personal injuries" claim • Liability of, and defenses available to, "professionals" • Availability of damages for "economic loss" and "mental anguish" • Multiple damages for conduct found to be commmitted "knowingly" or "intentionally" • The Texas Residential Construction Commission Act (RCCA) and the Residential Construction Liability Act (RCLA) and their relation to the Texas DTPA • Class action suits, warranties, settlement and attorneys' fees. After consulting The Lawyer's Guide to the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, complexities related to the Act become understandable. Your consumer law practice will benefit from clear, concise explanations of the law. The guide contains useful legal analysis as well as functional practice advice to steer your Texas consumer law practice toward success.

Austin Relocation Guide - 2011

Your Guide to Everything Austin

Author: ARG Publications

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1617928887

Category: Travel

Page: 280

View: 9361

The Austin Relocation Guide is a MUST for anyone considering moving to or visiting Austin. This 280 page guide helps guide readers through Austin and all it has to offer. Whether its learning about area neighborhoods and cities, researching schools and districts, or discovering local activities and restaurants, the Austin Relocation Guide has it.

The Complete Guide to Your Real Estate Closing

Author: Sandy Gadow

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

ISBN: 9780071400350

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 300

View: 7587

A PAPERBACK ORIGINAL The first simple guide to understanding the real estate closing process Closing and escrow are among the most important­­and least understood­­components of a real estate transaction. The Complete Guide to Your Real Estate Closing takes the mystery out of the confusing, expensive process by giving real estate professionals, investors, and consumers a step-by-step explanation. In simple, everyday language, the book explains closing documents and paperwork, what to do when something goes wrong, mortgage options, how to save money on title insurance, problems that can occur on a title report, and much more. With sample forms, work sheets, and more, this sophisticated but accessible book covers: Insider tips on how to save money­­from a closing professional Who does what: the real estate agent, lender, title company, closing officer, attorney State-specific information for all 50 states

Commercial lending law

a state-by-state guide

Author: Brian Hulse,Jeremy S. Friedberg,James H. Prior

Publisher: American Bar Association


Category: Law

Page: 1456

View: 6331


Vault Guide to the Top Texas and Southwest Law Firms

Author: Vera Djordjevich

Publisher: Vault Inc.

ISBN: 1581314612

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 259

View: 2765

In this third edition, Vault profiles the top law firms in the Texas and Southwest markets. Fifty-four firms are covered in in-depth profiles in which associates at the region's most prestigious firms reveal the inside scoop on firm culture, hours, hiring process, training, offices, compensation and diversity. Whether you're a law student or an experienced attorney, this guide gives you access to the best information on the region's top firms.

Cashing in on Pre-foreclosures and Short Sales

A Real Estate Investor's Guide to Making a Fortune Even in a Down Market

Author: Chip Cummings

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470463758

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 324

View: 580

Cashing in on Pre-foreclosures and Short Sales shows investors exactly how to take advantage of what many are calling the best upcoming investment real estate market we have experienced in decades! Chip distinguishes the difference between good deals and bad deals, reveals just how easy it is to find, evaluate, and obtain foreclosure properties, tells how to negotiate a profitable transaction, and unveils the power of using short sales and other strategies to create a win-win situation for the investor, the seller, and the bank. Even first-time buyers looking to score a bargain on purchasing their own home will be armed with all the tools they need to confidently evaluate and pursue a profitable deal - and save thousands in the process. Cashing In on Pre-foreclosures and Short Sales incorporates quotes and advice from top industry professionals, as well as a healthy appendix packed with state and national foreclosure guidelines, including valuable contacts and websites, sample forms, checklists, and all the necessary tools you need to find, evaluate, secure and profit from foreclosure properties.

Texas Practitioner's Guide to Civil Appeals

Author: Robert Dubose

Publisher: Texas Lawyer

ISBN: 9781576257210

Category: Appellate courts

Page: 623

View: 5778

This title highlights practical and strategic concerns unique to the appellate process in Texas courts. (Standards and techniques of advocacy, arguments, interaction with opposing counsel and judges.) ***Is a collaborative effort of 12 experienced appellate advocates, all members of Alexander Dubose, Jefferson & Townsend LLP, a firm comprised of only appellate counsel. ***Includes a downloadable eBook with your print purchase, with hyperlinks to the full text of cases, statutes and other authoritative content.

Texas Discovery 2019

A Guide to Taking and Resisting Discovery Under the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure

Author: Robert K. Wise,Kennon Wooten

Publisher: Texas Lawyer

ISBN: 9781628815023


Page: 984

View: 9101

Discovery is the largest cost in most civil actions--as much as ninety percent in complex cases! It also can be the most frustrating part of trial. The key is properly drafting, and responding to, written discovery. NEW THIS YEAR: Texas Written Discovery has been expanded to include all types of Discovery and includes a new Co-Author, Kennon Wooten. There are new chapters covering Depositions, Expert Testimony and Physical and Mental Examinations. There is also a new, robust section on Electronic Discovery. Robert Wise is a founding member of Lillard Wise Szygenda PLLC and his practice centers on trial and appellate litigation. Robert Wise is a founding member of Lillard Wise Szygenda PLLC and his practice centers on trial and appellate litigation. Mr. Wise is an accomplished writer, having taught legal writing at the Dedman School of Law of Southern Methodist University. Kennon Wooten is a partner at Scott Douglass & McConnico LLP in Austin, Texas and served as the Rules Attorney for the Supreme Court of Texas.

Guide to Passing the Experior Real Estate Exam

Author: Rick Knowles

Publisher: Dearborn Real Estate

ISBN: 9780793145980

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 7477

The most comprehensive guide available for Experior exam preparation. Includes over 1,000 questions to assist the student in effectively preparing for the state real estate license exam. Provides an expanded content outline for topic review. Also contains salesperson and broker review exams. Highlighs are: * Uses a drill and practice approach to learning, allowing the student to more easily identify any gaps in subject knowledge. * Over 1,000 Experior specific exam prep questions with detailed rationales. * Includes a glossery of terms. * Serves as a reference manual with shelf life beyond the classroom and after the exam.