Volunteer Author Highlights: Judge Dan Downey Addresses the Texas Shuffle

December 13, 2018

TexasBarBooks volunteer authors become so by being proven leaders in their areas of practice. In this series, we highlight their legal contributions beyond the expertise they lend to our practice materials. Known also as “The Texas Shuffle,” Rule 223 of the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure allows for either side of a civil or criminal […]

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Lady Lawyer Diaries: Support for Women in Law

November 14, 2018

Looking for a forum to discuss the experiences of women in the legal profession? The State Bar of Texas recently released a podcast discussing a refreshing and inspirational resource that we highly recommend. In an interview with Kendyl Hanks and Kristen Vander-Plas, State Bar of Texas Podcast host Rocky Dhir explores their founding of Twitter […]

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Texas Disaster Relief Resources

November 1, 2018

When It’s Time to Rebuild, Know Your Rights   Recent hurricanes, floods, and fires have impacted a great number of Texans, and the State Bar of Texas can help provide the legal resources needed in order to rebuild. From replacing lost items to dealing with price-gouging, know your rights as a consumer. Please visit the […]

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Volunteer Author Highlights: Daniel D. Horowitz Encourages Awareness and Advocacy for Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Support

October 30, 2018

TexasBarBooks volunteer authors become so by being proven leaders in their area of practice. In this series, we highlight their legal contributions beyond the expertise they lend to our practice materials. Many lawyers become overwhelmed by such problems as stress, anxiety, depression and substance abuse.  In his article, “Know the Signs, Save a Life,” Daniel […]

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Volunteer Author Highlights: Hall Offers Tips For Older Drivers

October 9, 2018

TexasBarBooks volunteer authors become so by being proven leaders in their area of practice. In this series, we highlight their legal contributions beyond the expertise they lend to our practice materials. In his article “Older Drivers”  Russell W. Hall covers Texas Department of Public Safety and Texas Department of Motor Vehicles procedures unique to older […]

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Never Miss an Update Again

August 22, 2018

Are you struggling to keep track of too many updates between your mobile devices, computer software, case book libraries, etc.? TexasBarBooks offers an Auto-Renewal Service to customers with each purchase of a digital download or printed publication. Why Auto-Renew? When you enroll in our Auto-Renewal Service, you will automatically receive updates before any other customers […]

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Free Trial: Get A Glimpse in to TexasBarBooks Online!

August 21, 2018

Get automatic updates, download forms, and access manuals for FREE! During your free trial period, gain insight in to the newly-developed, online versions of TexasBarBooks’ practice manuals, and discover the many features that a subscription has to offer. Download forms, highlight and bookmark pages, and stay up-to-date with the latest information in your practice area. […]

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Are you using the TexasBarBooks Word Toolbar?

August 21, 2018

Are you filling out our Word forms with the TexasBarBooks Toolbar for Windows? Need tips on how to best use our digital products in Word for Mac? Click here for the full rundown. Windows users will find a how-to video tutorial and screenshots to guide you through the process. There are also download links to the […]

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TexasBarBooks Editor Diane Morrison Is New ACLEA President

August 17, 2018

TexasBarBooks senior editor Diane Morrison was inaugurated as the new president of the Association for Continuing Legal Education (ACLEA) at its annual meeting in Portland, OR on July 31. Morrison shared these reflections regarding her new office: “I joined ACLEA in 1997 and have been increasingly involved in the organization: presenting at breakouts, leading the […]

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Affordable Versions of TexasBarBooks Practice Manuals Excellent for Promising New Lawyers!

April 9, 2018

Gain Access to Essential Practice Manuals with TexasBarBooks Online.   Prices vary based on title and length of subscription purchase. Manuals now available in online subscriptions include: The Texas Real Estate Forms Manual, 3rd ed. The Texas Family Law Practice Manual, 3rd ed. The Texas Guardianship Manual, 4th ed. The Texas Collections Manual, 5th ed. […]

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