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Piercing The Corporate Veil

Pierce The Corporate Veil The first thing you should think about when staring a business is how you can protect yourself from lawsuits or debts that the business may face.  Making the business an LLC, LP, or corporation can shield business owners, members, and stockholders from lawsuits.  However, there are certain situations where a lawsuit […]

Verbal Contracts In Texas

Are Verbal Agreements Binding in Texas? Unwritten Contracts Verbal contracts are unwritten contracts that are sometimes called handshake agreements or gentleman’s agreements. In such agreements, it is up to the parties that have entered the agreement to carry out the obligations according to the provisions of the verbal agreement. When everyone that has entered the […]

Fraud And Misrepresentation

Fraud By Misrepresentation Fraud involves a situation where an individual or business entity intentionally deceives another party to gain an advantage or profit. Processes that involve contractual or commercial transactions are prone to risks related to fraud. Fortunately, there are legal remedies that a business or an individual can take advantage of for any losses […]

ITC Fire Lawyer – Attorneys for Deerpark ITC Fire Victims

Several Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against ITC DEERPARK, TEXAS: Several lawsuits have been filed against ITC in Deer Park, Texas, including one from the State of Texas. Residents of Deer Park who were injured by the ITC Fire and Chemical Spill can get more information on how to recover monetary damages for their injuries here, […]

Due Diligence in Oil & Gas Transactions

Due diligence is the process of gathering information and data about a potential venture and analyzing the data to ensure the consumer is receiving what they desire from the venture. At Holmes Law, PLLC. we conduct due diligence inspections and draft all requisite documents for oil and gas title opinions. Call (832) 509-0445 to speak […]

Harris County Eviction Process

Tenants oftentimes overstay their welcome; fortunately for landlords, Texas law provides remedies that would allow the landlord to legally remove the tenant. This process is called an eviction. How does eviction in Harris County work? Let’s discuss.  Houston Real Estate Attorneys Article #14 | (832) 509-0445 What is a Texas Eviction? In order to accurately […]

Trademark vs. Copyright

When one produces unique concepts and products, the creator of these concepts and products would likely want to protect the creation from other individuals copying and reproducing them. Fortunately, federal and state law provide protection for these individualistic creations; two of which are protected by legal concepts called trademark and copyright. What protections do copyright […]

How To Dissolve A Limited Liability Company

In order to form a limited liability company (LLC), certain requirements need to be met. Terminating or dissolving an LLC must also meet additional requirements and procedures. How does one dissolve an LLC? Let’s discuss. Houston, Tx Business Lawyer Articles #12 | (832) 509-0445 When is an LLC Properly Formed? In order for one to […]

What is a Durable Power of Attorney in Texas?

Situations may arise in which one would not be able to make important financial and legal decision. When these situations arise, individuals need to consider who would be ideal for making those decisions. Could one appoint another individual to make those decisions in Texas? Let’s see. Business Law 101 Series, by Top Business Attorneys (832) […]

Employees vs. Independent Contractors

Individuals often have difficulty distinguishing between employees and independent contractors. Understanding these differences are monumentally important for various reasons. What to learn more about these reasons? Let’s discuss. 100 Business Law Articles, by Texas Business Lawyers (832) 509-0445. How do Agencies Differentiate Between Employees and Independent Contractors? Making a determination whether an individual is an […]