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  We have integrated hundreds of articles as well as a wealth of information on significant industry related laws and regulations. We are proud to present to our clients alternate perspectives and practical, real-world solutions for their aviation and business legal problems.  Click here to find out more: https://shackelford.law/industries/aviation/ The post Visit the newly expanded Aviation section on shackelford.law website! appeared first on Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP.…
If you own an aircraft and are not utilizing it as much as you would like or if you would like to try and recover some of the cost of owning the aircraft, you may have thought about renting your aircraft to other pilots. As a practical matter, that makes some sense. But before you actually rent your aircraft to another pilot, here are a few things you should consider. Aircraft Owners May Rent Their…
Earlier this year, the National Transportation Safety Board (“NTSB”) conducted a safety study, The Safety of Experimental Amateur-Built Aircraft, in conjunction with the Experimental Aircraft Association (“EAA”) and other organizations, investigating the certification and testing of E-AB aircraft and the training of the pilots who fly these aircraft. The results of the study were presented at a public hearing on June 19 and 20, 2012. Following the public meeting, the NTSB adopted the study on May…
This was the question posed and answered in a recent Legal Interpretation issued by the FAA’s Office of Chief Counsel (AGC). The Interpretation specifically answered the question “whether a chief pilot who no longer holds a first-or second-class medical certificate but holds a third-class medical certificate and is qualified to serve as pilot in command (PIC) in at least one aircraft used in the certificate holder’s operation may continue to hold the chief pilot…
Mid-sized Texas Law Firm Expands to 57 Lawyers Throughout Six Locations.Dallas, TX, June 13, 2019 — Dallas-based law firm Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP opened its sixth location in Houston on Monday, June 3rd. The mid-sized law firm grew to 57 lawyers with the addition of seven former Winstead PC attorneys added to the team. The Houston location focuses primarily on insurance disputes, commercial litigation and energy law, among other practice areas. Shackelford has…
Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton grows to 57 lawyers in five offices in Texas and in Nashville. By Brenda Sapino Jeffreys | June 05, 2019 at 04:59 PM (L to R) Stephen Wedemeyer, Jay Brown and .Bruce Wilkin partners, Houston, Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton (Photo: Courtesy Photo) Stephen Wedemeyer, Jay Brown and Bruce Wilkin of Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton (Courtesy Photos) Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, which has four offices in Texas, added…