Tag Archives: CD Firm

The Diversity Forum at the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting – Examining the Latest Trends and Diversity Efforts, Amy Davis, Panelist

On June 14, 2012, Amy Davis will be a panelist at the Diversity Forum at the State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting discussing:  THE LATEST TRENDS AND DIVERSITY EFFORTS 1.25 hrs ethics Learn from experts in the field as this panel analyzes the latest efforts and trends, discusses alternative career paths and examines successful strategies […]

ABA Section of Litigation Webinar – After the Servicing Settlements: The Future for Mortgage Servicers – Amy Davis, Moderator

Amy Davis – Moderator. During the last 18 months, the landscape of the mortgage servicing industry has changed dramatically.  In the wake of the foreclosure documentation crisis, Federal Banking Regulators entered in consent Orders with 15 servicers, the OCC issued guidance regarding servicing expectations, the CFPB has issued its servicing examination guidelines, and mostly recently, […]

Top Five Social Media Tips for Businesses

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, […]

Taking the Hot Seat: Ethical Implications for Corporate Counsel Called to Testify

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 […]