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Appellate Partner David Coale on Federal Judge’s Block of Public Transportation Mask Mandate  

A federal judge has blocked a mask mandate for public transportation calling it “unlawful” and questioned the CDC’s mask extension to May 3. Following the ruling, the Transportation Security Administration and airlines released statements saying masks are now optional for travel. LPHS’ David Coale told KTVT CBS 11 Dallas the Justice Department and Centers for […]

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David Coale on Texas Supreme Court SB 8 Ruling 

The Texas Supreme Court ends abortion providers’ challenge to SB 8 with ruling that state regulators cannot enforce the law. LPHS appellate partner David Coale spoke to the Dallas Morning News and KDFW FOX 4 News about the decision: “This answer likely ends the current federal court challenge to SB 8, because this was the […]

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Mike Lynn and Michael K. Hurst Named to D Magazine’s Hall of Fame 

Mike Lynn and Michael K. Hurst are recognized in the inaugural “Hall of Fame” for Dallas-area attorneys, published in the March issue of D Magazine. The two veteran business trial lawyers join 49 other honorees based on their placement on the publication’s list of “Best Lawyers” in Dallas for 15 or more years.  The individuals on the magazine’s annual Best […]

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Michael K. Hurst and Yaman Desai Address Trade Secret Litigation at Texas Bar Symposium 

This week Michael K. Hurst and Yaman Desai delivered a presentation entitled “Mapping the Battleground: Trade Secret Misappropriation in Texas State and Federal Courts” for the State Bar Advanced Intellectual Property CLE on February 17, 2022.  The presentation outlined the similarities and differences in state and federal statutes governing trade secret disputes, and practical advice on litigating claims

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Alan Dabdoub and Holly Stubbs Score Trial Victory for MUSA Financial, LLC

Alan Dabdoub and Holly Stubbs recently secured a take-nothing judgment at trial for their client, defendant MUSA Financial, LLC, arising out of the sale of a large multi-family loan for the development of an apartment complex in downtown Dallas. Mr. Dabdoub and Ms. Stubbs also defeated at trial unjust enrichment claims brought against the client.  “We’re very pleased […]

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