Jackson Walker

Contact
Share
Info
901 Main Street
Suite 6000
Dallas, Texas 75202, United States
Phone: 214.953.6000
Fax: 214.953.5822
Areas of Practice
  • Agriculture
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Torts
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Construction Law
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government
  • Health
  • Immigration Law
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law & Trade
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
  • Toxic Torts
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
  • Zoning, Planning & Land Use
See more
Number of Attorneys
100+ Attorneys

Fifth Circuit Ruling Emphasizes Importance of Establishing Factual Basis for Compensating Employees Using Fluctuating Workweek Method

On August 4, 2017, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued an opinion in Hills v. Entergy Operations, Inc., addressing what it called the “tricky” and often “perplexing” task of determining a salaried…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Labor & Employment Law

The Crisis of Free Speech on Campus: Not Fake News

A recent column in the Detroit News, by John Patrick Leary, an assistant professor of English at Wayne State University, advanced the proposition that concern over the recent protests on campus over free speech is a…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law, Education

Dallas Court of Appeals Reverses Landmark Judgment on Common Law Partnership and Joint Venture Claims

On July 18, 2017, the Dallas Court of Appeals issued its long-awaited decision in Enterprise Products Partners, L.P. v. Energy Transfer Partners, L.P., reversing the Dallas County District Court’s judgment that awarded ETP more…more
 /  Business Organizations, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Energy & Utilities

Why Lawyers and Firms Should Actively Manage Their Online Presence

The need for due diligence research is high for both law firms and their clients. Now more than ever, firms are researching attorney candidates before they are hired. Likewise, clients looking to hire an attorney or firm are…more
 /  Law Practice Products & Services

Nate Smithson Provides an Update on Tax Reform

Jackson Walker partner Nate Smithson has prepared an updated guide to tax reform under the Trump administration. The guide covers tax brackets, deductions, capital gains, and other relevant topics in tax law. Please see full…more
 /  Business Organizations, Elections & Politics, Health, Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

The 2017 Texas Legislative Session: A Mixed Bag for Texas Newsrooms

In football, blocking and tackling is as important as connecting on a long pass. In a legislative session that was tough going for advocates of open government and news reporting, a tenacious defense won more victories than an…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law, Elections & Politics

Nate Smithson Provides an Update on Tax Reform

Jackson Walker partner Nate Smithson has prepared an updated guide to tax reform under the Trump administration. The guide covers tax brackets, deductions, capital gains, and other relevant topics in tax law. Please see full…more
 /  Business Organizations, Elections & Politics, Health, Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Bragging Rights: How to Effectively Complete Your Self-Evaluation

Brag. It’s not a four-letter word. Though, as women, we sometimes shy away from bragging, even at times when it matters most. This trait can cause women to miss out on opportunities to advance their careers, particularly when it…more
 /  Law Practice Products & Services

Supreme Court Ruling Curtails Forum-Shopping

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court placed new limits on where lawsuits may be filed. In Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court of California, No. 16–466 (June 19, 2017), the justices, in an eight – one decision, overturned…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Products Liability

Supreme Court Fells North Carolina Statute on First Amendment Grounds, Recognizes Cyberspace and Social Media As the Most Important Places For the Exchange of Views - Jackson Walker

Yesterday’s unanimous ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court in Packingham v. North Carolina is one of the first decisions in which the Court has addressed broadly the relationship between the First Amendment and social media, modern…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law

Upon Further Review: Supreme Court Ruling Means “Redskins” Trademark Registrations Are Still In Play

This week the U.S. Supreme Court held the “disparagement clause” – a federal trademark provision that prohibits the registration of a trademark “which may disparage” . . . persons, . . . , institutions, . . . beliefs, or…more
 /  Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law, Intellectual Property

A Prevailing Party May Now Recover Attorney’s Fees in a Vested Rights Dispute

Chapter 245 of the Texas Local Government Code (the “Vested Rights Statute”), provides a regulatory scheme in which developers and the public may rely upon regulations of a regulatory agency in effect at the time an initial…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Real Estate - Commercial, Real Estate - Residential, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

The Department of Labor’s New Fiduciary Rule: Frequently Asked Questions for Private Fund Advisers

Core elements of the U.S. Department of Labor’s controversial new fiduciary investment advice rule (the “Fiduciary Rule”) became effective on June 9, 2017, despite President Trump’s February 3, 2017 memorandum ordering further…more
 /  Elections & Politics, Finance & Banking, Labor & Employment Law, Securities Law

Supreme Court Holds Sale of Patented Product Exhausts All Patent Rights

In a nearly unanimous opinion issued recently, the U.S. Supreme Court held “a patentee’s decision to sell a product exhausts all of its patent rights in that item, regardless of any restrictions the patentee purports to impose…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Intellectual Property, International Law & Trade

SCOTUS Simplifies Market Entry Process for Biosimilar Products

Yesterday’s unanimous ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court in Sandoz v. Amgen injects much needed certainty into a difficult statute and streamlines the process for biosimilar products to enter the marketplace following FDA approval…more
 /  Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology
Showing 1-15 of 520 Results
/
View per page
Page: of 35
This profile may constitute attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Any correspondence with this profile holder does not constitute a client/attorney relationship. Neither the content on this profile nor transmissions between you and the profile holder through this profile are intended to provide legal or other advice or to create an attorney-client relationship.

"My best business intelligence,
in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:
Sign up using*

Already signed up? Log in here

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.
*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.