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Thank you to everyone who joined us on September 18 for the webinar “Trustees’ Ability to Retain and Pay Attorneys in Texas.”  The recorded webinar link is available now.  If you are interested in joining our next complimentary webinar or presentation, please send your request to dfjohnson@winstead.com . David F. Johnson, lead writer for the Texas Fiduciary Litigator blog, discusses the following: 1) tips and suggestions for retaining and communicating with counsel and 2) a…
David F. Johnson presented his paper “Temporary Injunctive Relief in Texas” to the State Bar of Texas’s Advanced Civil Appellate Course in Austin, Texas, on September 6, 2018. David has handled many appeals from temporary injunctions.  He provided technical guidance on the complicated issues arising from these types of interlocutory appeals and also provided practical advice on whether such an appeal is advantageous or not.  The presentation paper and slides are attached below.   If you…
David F. Johnson’s presentation will focus on: 1) tips and suggestions for retaining and communicating with counsel and 2) a trustee’s ability and right to pay attorneys both during and after litigation. Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Time: 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. CST Cost: Complimentary Speaker: David F. Johnson Continuing Education Credit Information: This course is approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of Texas Committee on MCLE in the amount of 0.75 credit…
Thank you to everyone who joined us on May 22 for the webinar “Joint Account Litigation in Texas With an Emphasis on Fiduciary Relationships.” The recorded webinar link is now available.  If you are interested in joining our next complimentary webinar, please send your request to dfjohnson@winstead.com. David F. Johnson, lead writer for the Texas Fiduciary Litigator blog, discusses the creation of joint accounts, the ownership of funds in these accounts, Texas Estate’s Code…
David F. Johnson presented his paper on “Litigation Update, Including Fiduciary Issues” to the Texas Bankers Association’s Legal Conference in Austin, Texas, on April 5, 2018.  This presentation covered recent Texas precedent on arbitration clauses, forum-selection clauses, lost documents, aiding and abetting breach of fiduciary duty, damages for a trustee’s breach of fiduciary duty, and other matters.  The paper and presentation are attached below. Texas Fiduciary Litigation Update – PPT Presentation Texas Fiduciary Litigation Update_Paper