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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

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

Bid Protests & Government Contracting

Are you a losing bidder on a government contract? Or perhaps you submitted the winning proposal and need to defend it?

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?

Taken at Face Value: Can a company sell my biometric data?

Biometric technology has become a part of our everyday lives, with little fanfare. You probably use your face or fingerprint to unlock your phone. Alexa, Siri, and other smart speakers use voice...

My water utility just doubled rates to encourage conservation. Can they do that?

You never miss the water ‘til the well runs dry. According to the Texas Water Development Board, existing water supplies are not enough to meet the state’s future demand for water during times of...

Can a city ban or restrict short-term rentals like Airbnbs?

Across Texas, many cities are considering adopting or changing municipal ordinances to regulate short-term rentals (STRs) like Airbnbs. But how far can municipal governments go in regulating STRs?...

Can I protect my company’s confidential information through the Texas Public Information Act?

Prior to 2020, the easiest way for companies to prevent the disclosure of company information held by a governmental body was to claim the “competition or bidding exception” found in Section 552.104...

Are there statewide laws regulating Airbnbs in Texas?

For the better part of a decade, Texas lawmakers have tried—and thus far, failed—to pass laws regulating short-term rentals (STRs) across the state. STRs are required to pay the state’s hotel...

My neighbors turned their house into an Airbnb, what can I do?

The short-term rental (STR) industry is booming, bringing in big money for some homeowners—but not everyone is a fan. STRs can attract rowdy vacationers, and large groups of renters put a strain on...

Sign At Your Own Risk: Are liability releases actually enforceable?

You’ve probably signed more than a few liability releases in your lifetime—and you probably didn’t think twice about it (or even read all the way through before signing). But a liability release, or...

Courts to Decide Whether Governor has Unlimited Power in a Disaster

Since the pandemic began, at least 28 lawsuits have been filed challenging the constitutionality of Governor Abbott’s coronavirus-related executive orders and proclamations. Most of these challenges...

Texas Legislature endorses Governor’s unilateral and unchecked use of emergency powers

Before the Texas Legislature convened for its regular session in January 2021, both Republicans and Democrats expressed interest in reforming the governor’s unilateral authority under the Texas...

How Texas Agencies Hide Evidence Required to Protest Contract Awards

Generally, the most important evidence for protesting a government contract award is (i) the bids submitted by other vendors and (ii) the governmental body’s evaluations of those bids. To obtain...

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Greg Abbott
Governor of Texas

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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

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Katherine Froelicher
General Counsel, CANarchy Craft Brewery Collective

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Rob Wilkey
EVP & General Counsel, ITG Brands, LLC

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