Seth Hinkley
Hinkley Law, PLLC

4301 Yoakum Boulevard
Houston, Texas 77006, United States
Areas of Practice
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Construction Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Here's why you should draft fair contracts

Here’s why you should draft fair contracts My Dad told me as a boy that there’s only one definition of fair, and that’s a place where you can ride a Ferris wheel, eat cotton candy, and where a big, fat pig gets a blue ribbon…more

Can formatting and font size in your contracts create liability? You bet.

Can formatting and font size in your contracts create liability? You bet. Believe it or not, the wrong font size and type style in a contract can get you into legal hot water. Here are a few examples from Texas law that…more
 /  Business Organizations, Business Torts, Commercial Law & Contracts, Real Estate - Commercial, Real Estate - Residential

Preventing Robbery At Your Business: A Few Tips

Here are some tips to follow to help your business avoid being the victim of a robbery. Also, if your business does get robbed, there are also some tips on how to deal with the robbery while it is happening and what to do…more
 /  Business Organizations, Business Torts

In Texas you need a will, even if you think you don't.

You might think that all your property will go to your spouse when you die, but you're mistaken. Take a look at why you need a will in Texas…more
 /  Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Serving Your Local Charity As A Director

Serving with non profit organizations is a great way to give back to the community. But what are the issues when you get asked to or are serving as a director? This article goes over some of the basic issues that all non…more
 /  Business Organizations, Nonprofit Law

Tax Return Traps

If your business has a loss at the end of the year, then do you really need to file tax returns with the IRS and the state and possibly local governments? This article will show you why you need to file the returns, even if you…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Taxation

Agreements All Business Owners Should Have In Black And White

Ownership Agreements You've started your business entity. Have you set out how to run it? Have you planned for instances like the divorce or death of an owner or partner? Have you planned for how to deal with an outside…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Mergers & Acquisitions

Business Entity Glossary

This is a glossary of business entity terms that can be helpful for clients, and maybe even some lawyers, to review. It can help show the differences and similarities between different business entity forms, and relieve…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Mergers & Acquistions

Finding a corporation's home for diversity jurisdiction just got simpler

In a February 23, 2010 case, Hertz Corp. v. Friend, the United States Supreme Court took up the issue of forming a simpler test to determine a corporation’s citizenship for purposes of diversity jurisdiction. The diversity…more
 /  Business Organizations, Civil Procedure
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