Just a few years ago, the Facebook term “unfriend” was named the New Oxford American Dictionary’s verb of the year, demonstrating the omnipresence of social media. A more recent example of how that power can be abused was the firing of a Houston-area teacher who admitted that she created a false Facebook page to even […]
The ubiquity of social media means that companies looking to build brand awareness can, with minimal financial investment, place their services and products in front of millions of potential customers without buying a single traditional advertisement. Few areas of law present as many pitfalls to companies as social media today. From a strictly legal perspective, […]
CBS 11 News in Dallas, TX interviewed Amy E. Davis about the recent Wal-Mart class action lawsuit concerning discrimination against women (Dukes v. Wal-Mart).
You would think that after laying down your best tracks, you could simply sit back and watch the cheddar stack. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. If you did your homework upfront and negotiated your record agreement to get the best deal your clout could muster, you may be sitting a little prettier than […]
Published by DBA Headnotes. Co-authored by Tasha Grinnell of Dean Foods legal. In Shelton v. American Motors Corp., the Eighth Circuit noted, “the practices of taking the deposition of opposing counsel has become an increasingly popular vehicle of discovery.” Practitioners and courts agree, the practice has only gained momentum in the fifteen years since. Several […]
A Good Dose of Corporate Preventative Medicine Your business needs a yearly check-up to assess its legal health (just like its owners need yearly check-ups to assess their physical health). Certainly, many businesses have been hunkered down and pressing forward day-by-day just to remain viable in this economy. However, in trying to keep the doors […]
John Criswell of Texas Business Update interviews Dallas business attorneys Brett Christiansen and Jim E. Bullock of Christiansen Davis Bullock, LLC.
Sweepstakes Promotions and Mobile MarketingText to WIN sweepstakes are HOT at the moment. Just look at the signs along the tracks at racing events, around the field at sporting events, around large arenas and stadiums at concerts, and event on promotional signs at your local markets. All evangelize great messages to “text a code to […]
Business attorney Amy E. Davis of Christiansen Davis Bullock, LLC in Dallas joins reporter Bennett Cunningham on CBS 11 News to discuss money order fraud.
Published in For The Defense, May 2010 Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) lawyers face unique challenges, which have historically been unaddressed by diversity initiatives within the legal profession. While some studies and statistics demonstrate that legal employers are beginning to attend to GLBT concerns, fear of discrimination and harassment continues to cause many GLBT […]