Wills & Trusts (2017)

By Gerry Beyer Introduction This article discusses judicial developments relating to the Texas law of intestacy, wills, estate administration, trusts, and other estate planning matters during the Survey period of December 1, 2015 through November 30, 2016. The reader...

Bankruptcy (2017)

By Honorable Harlin D. Hale, Northern District of Texas, Amber M. Carson, Gray Reed Introduction During the Survey period, federal courts at all levels were busy rendering important bankruptcy decisions. These cases arise in both the consumer and business context. The...

Oil, Gas and Mineral Law (2017)

By Richard F. Brown, Brown & Fortunato, P.C. Introduction This article focuses on the interpretations of and changes relating to oil, gas, and mineral law in Texas from November 1, 2015, through October 31, 2016. The cases examined include decisions of state and...