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Attorney General Civil Investigative Demands

Have you received a Civil Investigative Demand from the Texas Attorney General involving antitrust or DTPA violations?

Public Information Act Requests

Are you trying to obtain records from a governmental body, or prevent it from releasing your confidential information?

Regulatory Risk Analysis & Compliance

Do you need help understanding and complying with the complicated web of state and local statutes and regulations in Texas?

Government Investigations & Enforcement Actions

Are you or your business facing an investigation or enforcement action by a Texas state agency or other governmental body?

Business & Professional License/Permit Defense

Are you or your business facing an investigation or enforcement action by a Texas state agency or other governmental body?

Attorney General Opinions & Legislative Support

Do you need help navigating the policymaking process in Texas? The regulatory world behind the curtain?

Business Litigation & Local Counsel

Are you considering bringing a lawsuit to protect your rights? Or perhaps your business has been sued in Texas?

Texas Legislature dials up on statewide broadband access

“Broadband access is no longer a luxury, it is an essential tool for all Texans.” -Governor Abbott. An estimated 316,717 households in Texas currently lack access to broadband internet service,...

Violations of TOMA may be criminal (and yes, you can go to jail)

The Texas Open Meetings Act (TOMA) requires meetings of governmental bodies to be open to the public, except for expressly authorized closed sessions. TOMA provides criminal penalties—including...

You don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay here: Some Texas cities ban “permanent” residencies in RV parks

In January 2021, the City Council of Marble Falls, Texas considered adopting regulations to ensure that RV parks don’t shift into being partially or wholly used as permanent residences. While some...

Texas lags far behind Wyoming in embracing Bitcoin and blockchain

Texas was recently dubbed by Forbes as “the new El Dorado for bitcoin mining,” thanks in part to the state’s deregulated electricity market and cheap energy (the crypto mining process requires a...

Here Comes the Sun? Texas Legislature considers bills to reform open government laws

2019 was a good year for open government legislation—in the wake of court rulings that advocates say weakened Texas open government laws, lawmakers approved measures to repair holes in the...

Parting the Waters: The Difficulty of Dissolving Water Districts in Texas

Water districts are hard to create in Texas—and even harder to get rid of, especially when the district is active. State Sen. Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa (D-McAllen) plans to introduce a...

Did TOMA freeze communications among PUC, RRC commissioners during Winter Storm Uri?

From February 12-18, 2021, a devastating winter storm knocked out power for millions of Texans, leaving many in the dark for days in frigid temperatures. During that period, the commissioners of the...

One is the Loneliest Number: Is a law that applies to a single Texas city or county constitutional?

The cities of McAllen and Pharr recently filed a lawsuit against the State of Texas and the Texas Secretary of State, claiming a state law that requires them to surrender control of the May election...

Are Facebook and Twitter accounts subject to disclosure under the Texas Public Information Act?

Social media has become “the modern public square,” in the words of the U.S. Supreme Court. Facebook, Twitter, and other platforms are a cost-effective and efficient way for governments to...

Welcome to Boomtown: Relocating Your Business to the Lone Star State

Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently predicted that Austin, Texas is “going to be the biggest boom town that America has seen in 50 years, at least—a megaboom.” Musk chose Austin last year as the...

Cobb is an “expert legal tactician and successful litigator.”

Greg Abbott
Governor of Texas

“Cobb & Counsel appreciate that laws are not enacted in a vacuum. Their experience with rulemakings, enforcement actions, Attorney General Opinion requests, and judicial review make them a great addition to any legislative team.

Victor Vandergriff
Executive Director, Tarrant Regional Transportation Coalition

First rate quality and service, without the big firm price tag. Cobb & Counsel know how to litigate business disputes efficiently.”

Faisal Hamdard
Manager, MET One LLC

“Cobb & Counsel won over our Judge with a creative argument, and won over my board with a creative fee structure. They love challenging Texas statutes and Agency actions, and it shows in their results.

Katherine Froelicher
General Counsel, CANarchy Craft Brewery Collective

“If the Texas Attorney General is involved, we want Cobb & Counsel on our team.

Rob Wilkey
EVP & General Counsel, ITG Brands, LLC

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