Texas Employment Lawyer Cautions Physicians to Consider Key Provisions in Employment Agreements

/cdklawyers.com// 01/06/2012 Keith Clouse, a Dallas lawyer who specializes in employment law, drafts and reviews many employment agreements for physicians. Mr. Clouse believes that a doctor must carefully consider certain provisions before signing a proposed employment contract. For example, a doctor must consider: • Whether the term of the contract is long enough to allow the […]

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Rules on Finder’s Fee Agreement Under Texas Law

/cdklawyers.com// 09/30/2011 The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently addressed finder’s fees under Texas law. CB Legal Search, L.L.C. v. Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard and Smith, L.L.P., No. 11-20127 (5th Cir. Sept. 16, 2011), available at http://www.ca5.uscourts.gov/opinions/unpub/11/11-20127.0.wpd.pdf. In 2006, a legal recruiter introduced LBBS, a law firm, to two partners at BRG, another law firm. The […]

Even Large Employers Negotiate Terms in Employment Agreements

/cdklawyers.com// 05/25/2010 Most high level executives, doctors and salespersons work pursuant to employment agreements.  In a typical situation, an employer gives a potential employee an agreement that is already in complete form.  Many potential employees sign these proposed agreements “as is,” without suggesting any changes.  Keith Clouse, a Dallas lawyer who frequently negotiates employment agreements […]

Lawyer Marketing Tool Creates Effective SEO for Law Firms

A fairly recent launch of an innovative newsroom product has taken marketing for attorneys and law firms to new heights. Many are regarding a feature referred to as Vision Smart Newsroom as the latest in smart news technology that enables the most effective search engine optimization (SEO) for law firms. Dallas lawyer marketing / SEO […]