2014 – 2016 Newsletters

2016

December

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

November

Notices and Announcements
State and Local Governments: What Does a Trump Presidency Mean for the Supreme Court?
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

October

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

September

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

August

Notices and Announcements
Jurisdictional Issues Determined in Administrative Stage of Texas Condemnations
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

July

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Files
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

June

Notices and Announcements
Department of Labor Finally Announces New Exempt Salary Minimum Rule
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

May

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

April

Notices and Announcements
SCOTUS Rules States and Local Governments May Continue to Redistrict Based on Total Population
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to CitiesRecent
Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

March

Notices and Announcements
Fifth Circuit Holds that Texas Government Code Chapter 614 Complaint Procedures Don’t Create a Constitutional Property Interest in Employment
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

February

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

January

Notices and Announcements
Your City Has to Fix Sign Codes After Reed – But It’s Manageable
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

2015

December

Notices and Announcements
State and Local Governments Win High-Speed Chase Qualified Immunity Case
“Something Much Simpler” in Texas Condemnation – The Separate Economic Unit
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

November

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

October

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General and Texas Ethics Commission Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

September

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

August

Notices and Announcements
Supreme Court Clarifies Effect of Public Information Act on Private Parties
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

July

Notices and Announcement
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

June

Notices and Announcement
Municipal Attorneys: What We Do and Why We Do It
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

May

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

April

Notices and Announcements
Accommodating Pregnant Workers
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

March

Notices and Announcements
Texas Whistleblower Act
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

February

Notices and Announcements
United States Supreme Court and Local Governments:  Mid-Term 2014-2015
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

January

Notices and Announcements
Local Governments Mostly Win Cell Tower Supreme Court Case
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

2014

December

Notices and Announcements
Local Regulation of Wireless Antenna Siting
Federal Court Enters Injunctive Order against Bayview, Texas in RLUIPA Suit Filed by Church
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General and Texas Ethics Commission Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

November

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

October

Notices and Announcements
TCAA/TML Legal Defense Program: Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

September

Notices and Announcements
Fifth Circuit Concludes No Right to Rapid Access to Court Records
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

August

Notices and AnnouncementsSupreme Court Review 2014
Supreme Court Police Cases 2014
Drug Testing Employees or Applicants or as a Condition of a Job Offer
New RLUIPA Suit: Bayview, Texas Sued Over Zoning Ordinance Prohibiting Churches & Religious Schools
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

July

Notices and Announcements
 U.S. Supreme Court Invalidates Massachusetts Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone Law
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

June

Notices and Announcements
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

May

Notices and Announcements
New SEC Enforcement Program Targets Issuers and Underwriters Who Fail to Live Up to Their Continuing Disclosure Obligations
U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Religious Prayer at Council Meetings
Texas Court Rules Against Homeowners’ Association Seeking to Enjoin Rabbi From Using Home as Synagogue
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

April

Notices and Announcements
Attendance as an Essential Job Function
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

March

Notices and Announcements
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General and Texas Ethics Commission Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

February

Notices and Announcements
Same Sex Harassment – Gender Stereotyping
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

 

January

Notices and Announcements
TML/TCAA Legal Defense Program:  Amicus Briefs and Comments Filed
Recent Texas Cases of Interest to Cities
Recent Texas Attorney General Opinions of Interest to Cities

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