The owner of what is now The Washington Football team has retired the Redskins name over pressure from sponsors. LPHS name partner Chris Schwegmann talked to Texas Lawyer in “What’s in a Name: Q&A with Chris Schwegmann of Lynn Pinker Hurst & Schwegmann” on the trademark implications of the team’s former name and logo. If the team lets the Redskins trademark expire, […]
The firm is proud to announce that 10 attorneys have been recognized as “Ones to Watch” by Best Lawyers in Commercial Litigation for 2021: John Adams, Rebecca Adams, Greg Brassfield, Andrés Correa, Clint Cowan, Pat Disbennett, Jared Eisenberg, Chisara Ezie-Boncoeur, Ruben Garcia and Paulette Miniter. This recognition is given to attorneys who are early in their careers and have achieved outstanding professional excellence in private practice.
Attorneys for former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger have filed an appeal of her murder conviction for the 2018 killing of Botham Jean, hoping to overturn the jury verdict for the shooting of Jean in his apartment. LPHS appellate attorney David Coale explains the appeal to KDFW FOX 4. “The appellate process is like a referee reviewing things on the […]