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HayBoo and Jackson Walker Score a win for Media Courtroom Rights

HayBoo and Jackson Walker Score a win for Media Courtroom Rights

The two firms won an appeal in Fort Worth’s 2nd Court of Appeals this week for six media outlets in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.…

What’s Next in Energy Future Holdings’ Bankruptcy?

What’s Next in Energy Future Holdings’ Bankruptcy?

With EFH's original restructuring plan gone and the Dallas company facing a looming deadline in late August to file an official plan, the timing and playing field have changed dramatically…

Baker & McKenzie Advises Pilgrim’s Pride in $575 Million Acquisition

Baker & McKenzie Advises Pilgrim’s Pride in $575 Million Acquisition

Pilgrim's Pride and JBS are acquiring all of Tyson Foods' poultry businesses in Mexico and Brazil.…

V&E Advises Riverstone in $300 Million Investment of New Canadian Energy Company

V&E Advises Riverstone in $300 Million Investment of New Canadian Energy Company

The new company, called Canadian Non-Operated Resources LP, will pursue partnerships with top-tier operators to develop oil and gas assets in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.…

Chief Justice Hecht: UNT Law Students Will Make History

Chief Justice Hecht: UNT Law Students Will Make History

Texas’ highest ranking judge and other legal leaders in the state told University of North Texas law students that they are already making an impact in Dallas as the new…

Scores of Texas Lawyers Advise in $44 Billion Kinder Morgan – El Paso Deal

Scores of Texas Lawyers Advise in $44 Billion Kinder Morgan – El Paso Deal

Bracewell Giuliani, Baker Botts, Vinson & Elkins and Weil, Gotshal & Manges played key legal advisory roles in Kinder Morgan Inc.’s $44 billion series of acquisitions that energy M&A experts…

Jones Day and Locke Lord Advise in $500 Million Pipeline Deal

Jones Day and Locke Lord Advise in $500 Million Pipeline Deal

Dallas-based Regency Energy Partners LP and American Energy – Midstream LLC have entered a joint venture agreement to build a pipeline in the Utica Shale. …

Baker Botts Advises in Three Deals Totaling $1.2 Billion

Baker Botts Advises in Three Deals Totaling $1.2 Billion

The firm advised in two IPOs and one acquisition of assets in the Hugoton Basin and V&E, Latham and Bracewell were on the other ends of the deals.…

Nat’l Law Firm Invasion into Texas Changes Legal Marketplace

Nat’l Law Firm Invasion into Texas Changes Legal Marketplace

More than 600 Texas lawyers during the past five years have left local based firms to start or grow the Texas practices of national law firms. About 30 out-of-state law…

Locke Lord and V&E Lead $600 Million Investment for Zenith Energy

Locke Lord and V&E Lead $600 Million Investment for Zenith Energy

Zenith is receiving the investment from global private equity firm, Warburg Pincus. …

Winstead represents Waste Management in $2 Billion M&A Deal

Winstead represents Waste Management in $2 Billion M&A Deal

Houston-based Waste Management is selling its subsidiary, Wheelabrator Technologies Inc., to an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners.…

SMU Dedman Opens Patent Law Clinic

SMU Dedman Opens Patent Law Clinic

Starting this fall, law students at SMU and other Texas schools will provide free legal services to start-up companies and individual inventors in obtaining patents and trademarks.…

Baker Botts and Doherty & Doherty Advise in $278 Million Energy Deal – Updated

Baker Botts and Doherty & Doherty Advise in $278 Million Energy Deal – Updated

Vanguard Natural Resources has agreed to acquire natural gas and oil and gas liquids assets in North Louisiana and East Texas from Hunt Oil.…

When is a Slap on the Hand More than a Slap on the Hand?

When is a Slap on the Hand More than a Slap on the Hand?

It was a single act of impulse, but could cost thousands.…

V&E Advises Blackstone Energy Partners in Formation of Tamarind Energy

V&E Advises Blackstone Energy Partners in Formation of Tamarind Energy

Blackstone Energy is investing $800 million to create South East Asia oil and gas development called Tamarind Energy. …

DMN Exclusive: Former Dallas CEO Has No Regrets After Losing Jury Verdict

DMN Exclusive: Former Dallas CEO Has No Regrets After Losing Jury Verdict

Bill Moore’s wife of 52 years still wasn’t speaking to him. Two days before, a federal jury had unanimously sided against Moore, proving that getting what you want — even…

Latham, V&E and Bracewell Advise in $3 Billion Acquisition of Houston Company

Latham, V&E and Bracewell Advise in $3 Billion Acquisition of Houston Company

Breitburn Energy Partners' acquisition of Houston-based QR Energy will make Breitburn the largest oil-weighted upstream MLP with a pro forma enterprise value of approximately $7.8 billion.…

Locke Lord and Akin Gump Advise in $538 Million Midland Basin Assets Deal

Locke Lord and Akin Gump Advise in $538 Million Midland Basin Assets Deal

Diamondback Energy, Inc. will acquire additional acreage in the Midland Basin from Rio Oil & Gas, LLC and Bluestem Energy Partners, LP.…

Norton Rose Fulbright Duo Secures Two Class Action Securities Lawsuit Dismissals

Norton Rose Fulbright Duo Secures Two Class Action Securities Lawsuit Dismissals

Gerry Pecht and Peter Stokes successfully secured two dismissals in the Southern District of New York for both LINN Energy/LinnCo and Magnum Hunter Resources.…

Dallas Judge Awards ETP $500 Million in Enterprise Partnership Dispute

Dallas Judge Awards ETP $500 Million in Enterprise Partnership Dispute

Legal experts say it is the largest civil judgment ever awarded by a Dallas state court judge. …