Updates

Updated pages for the Texas Collections Manual, fifth edition, will be mailed to current owners by early June 2018. The updates include a corrected form 4-2, “Demand and Notice Letter—Consumer Debt.”

Both the online subscription version of the manual and the digital download have already been corrected. To access the updated version of the digital download, follow the instructions in the How to Download This Manual pages of your copy of the Texas Collections Manual, fifth edition.

If you need access to the corrected form 4-2 before your replacement pages arrive, you may download a zip file containing the updated form in both PDF and Word by clicking the download button below.

 

CollabLaw-UpdateAn updated Word form for Collaborative Law—Start to Finish is available for download.

Click the download button below for a zip file containing the updated version of Form 12. Save the file to the desktop and extract the Word document without modifying its file name.

Then simply drag the new form into your Collaborative Law digital product’s subfolder entitled “Forms.” When prompted, overwrite the old version of Form 12 and your digital product will be fully up to date.

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Updated Digital Product Texas Probate System, 4th Ed.

November 3, 2014

An updated version of the Texas Probate System 2014 digital product is available for download. The updated version includes a corrected and revised form 23, “Disclaimer of Full Interest in Estate” (a citation in the third paragraph was corrected, and other portions were rewritten for clarity) and a revised Special Instruction 58, “Who Inherits When […]

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Forms Indexes and Lists of Charges Added to Web Site

October 14, 2013

In order to help you make the most informed purchasing decisions possible, TexasBarBooks has posted the forms index of each practice manual as well as lists of charges for each of our Texas Pattern Jury Charges volumes. Each index can be accessed through the product pages by clicking on the pictured button. We hope that this […]

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Update for the TexasBarBooks Navigational Toolbar

June 6, 2013

An updated version of the TexasBarBooks Navigational Toolbar is available via the URL below: http://www.texasbarcle.com/toolbar-update/ This version of the toolbar updates the State Bar of Texas Professional Development Program’s digital signature and enables Microsoft Word to continue automatically running the toolbar instead of prompting the user to manually enable macros each time Word is launched. […]

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Amended Comment for Texas Pattern Jury Charges–Family & Probate

March 4, 2013

 An updated version of the digital product for Texas Pattern Jury Charges– Family & Probate (2012 ed.) is available for download. In the Comment at PJC 251.1, “Preservation of Charge Error,” the updated version addresses the Texas Supreme Court’s recent findings on broad-form  issues in Thota v. Young. To download the updated version of the digital […]

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Amended Admonitory Instructions for Texas Pattern Jury Charges Civil Series

June 25, 2012

The Supreme Court of Texas amended the admonitory instructions prescribed by Texas Rule of Civil Procedure 226a, effective April 1, 2011. Texas Pattern Jury Charges—Family & Probate, 2012 edition, includes these amended instructions, as will the 2012 editions of the other three civil volumes of the Texas Pattern Jury Charges series as they are published […]

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Update to Texas Criminal Pattern Jury Charges—Intoxication & Controlled Substances

April 30, 2012

The 2011 Texas legislature made revisions to several sections in the Texas Penal Code, Texas Health and Safety Code, and Texas Code of Criminal Procedure that affect the drafting of jury instructions for intoxication and controlled substances trials. Click here for a complimentary download of a summary of those revisions.

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Updated Digital Product for Texas Collections Manual, 4th Ed.

October 28, 2011

An updated version of the Texas Collections Manual 2011 digital product is available for download. The updated version includes links that allow you to preview supplementary materials cited in the manual. To download the updated version of the digital product, follow the instructions in the Digital Product Documentation pages of your copy of the Texas […]

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UPDATE: Certificate of Adoption Revised

September 24, 2010
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The Vital Statistics Unit of the Texas Department of State Health Services issued a revised form VS-160 (Certificate of Adoption) in May, shortly after the third edition of the Texas Family Law Practice Manual went into production. Please substitute this form for the version that appears as form 53-28 in the manual. The second page […]

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