Texas Supreme Court Orders Parties to Arbitrate Dispute

/cdklawyers.com// 05/17/2010 The Texas Supreme Court recently ruled that a trial court abused its discretion by refusing to grant a party’s motion to compel arbitration.  In re Odyssey Healthcare, Inc., No. 09-0786 (Tex. May 7, 2010), available at http://www.supreme.courts.state.tx.us/historical/2010/may/090786.htm.  Guadalupe Morales worked in El Paso for Odyssey Healthcare, Inc.  She sued Odyssey and her supervisor […]

The Appellate Process in an Employment Law Matter

/cdklawyers.com// 01/31/2010 Many employment law clients are strangers to litigation, and they have questions about the process.  Oftentimes, even before a trial, a client asks if an appeal is possible.  The answer is “maybe,” but the appellate process differs considerably from the trial process. In a trial, evidence is presented to the factfinder, either the […]