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News & Publications

  • Selective Conversion Issues in Consumer Bankruptcy Cases, State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Law Section, 10th Anniversary Bench/Bar Conference and Celebration, San Antonio, Texas (June 2013)
  • Post-Penn State: Protecting Against Sexual Harassment and Misconduct in Athletics (Texas Bar Journal, December 2012).
  • President's Page - Tarrant County Bar Bulletin (July-August 2012).
  • Conference Realignment: From Backyard Brawls to Cash Cows, 1 Miss. Sports L. Rev. 249 (2012).
  • Changing the Game: The Litigation that May be the Catalyst for Change in Intercollegiate Athletics, 62 Syracuse L. Rev. 15 (2012).
  • Mike Leach’s Petition for Review Was Denied by the Texas Supreme Court, Leaving Questions on the Termination of Coaching Contracts in Texas, Sports Lit. Alert Vol. 9, Issue 6 (Apr. 2012).
  • Novel Argument in WVU-Big East Litigation Lack Applicability, Sports Lit. Alert Vol. 9, Issue 4 (Mar. 2012).
  • NCAA’s Motion to Dismiss Granted in Agnew Case, Sports Lit. Alert Vol. 9, Issue 1 (Jan. 2012).
  • It’s Time for the NCAA to Get It Right, Chron. of Higher Educ. Vol. LVIII, Issue 19 (Jan. 13, 2012) (with G. Gurney).
  • Uncle Luke v. Little Luke: Luther Campbell Sues Nevin Shapiro for Libel, Sports Lit. Alert Vol. 8, Issue 18 (Oct. 2011).
  • Protecting your company against preference lawsuits, Fort Worth Business Press (October 3-9, 2011).
  • Strict Penalties for Violators? Do NCAA Policies Work?, Legal Issues in Collegiate Athletics Vol. 12, Issue 4 (Feb. 2011); also published J. of NCAA Compliance (Jan.-Feb. 2011).
  • Eviction Appeals  - Second Time's the Charm, ROOFLINES (December 2010).
  • What To Do When a Residential Tenant Files for Bankruptcy, ROOFLINES (July 2010).
  • When Your Consumer Client Goes Into Bankruptcy:  How Will Your Client Fare Against Financial Institutions?, Co-Author, Advanced Consumer and Commercial Law Court, Texas State Bar Continuing Legal Education (August 2009), Houston, TX.
  • Skits Regarding Ethical issues in Bankruptcy, 5th Annual Consumer Bankruptcy Practice, University of Texas School of Law Continuing Legal Education (August 2009), Galveston, TX.
  • The Intersection of Family Law and Bankruptcy Law, Co-Author, Texas State Bar Webcast (February 2009).
  • The Intersection of Family Law and Bankruptcy Law, Co-Author, Travis County Family Law Bar Association (February 2009), Austin, TX.
  • The Intersection of Probate Law and Bankruptcy Law, Co-Author, Texas State Bar Continuing Legal Education Webcast (February 2009).
  • Tebow Drops Back to Pass: Videogames Have Crossed the Line, but Does the Right of Publicity Protect a Student-Athlete’s Likeness When Balanced Against the First Amendment?, 62 Ark. L. Rev. 645 (2009).
  • Evidence/Trial Tactics – Expert Witnesses in Bankruptcy Court, Co-Author, Bankruptcy Bench/Bar Conference for the Southern District of Texas, Bankruptcy Section of the Houston Bar Association (November 2008), The Woodlands, TX.
  • Ethics Vignettes, 24th Annual Farm, Ranch and Agri-Business Bankruptcy Institute, Texas Tech School of Law (October 2008), Lubbock, TX.
  • Ethics Scenarios, 24th Annual Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Course, Texas State Bar Continuing Legal Education (September 2008), Dallas, TX.
  • There Are No Handshake Deals in College Coaching Contracts, 20 Andrews Ent. Indus. Litig. Rep. 2 (2008).
  • White Out Full Grant-in-Aid: An Antitrust Action the NCAA Cannot Afford to Lose, 7 Va. Sports & Ent. L.J. 97 (2007).
  • From Clarett to Mayo: The Antitrust Labor Exemption Argument Continues, 8 Tex. Rev. Ent. & Sports L. 63 (2007).
  • Is Clarett Correct: A Glance at the Purview of the Antitrust Labor Exemption, 6 Tex. Rev. Ent. & Sports L. 1 (2005).
  • Native American Mascots and Team Names: Throw Away the Key; The Lanham Act is Locked for Future Trademark Challenges, 15 Seton Hall J. Sports & Ent. L. 197 (2005).
  • Amateurism Stifles a Student-Athlete’s Dream, 12 Sports Law. J. 221 (2005).

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