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Forthcoming Publication: The Preparedness Piñata

Forthcoming Publication: The Preparedness Piñata The South Texas Law Review has selected The Preparedness Piñata for inclusion in its Spring 2018 publication cycle. The South Texas College of Law’s South Texas Law Review has selected our Editor-in-Cheif’s work “The Preparedness Piñata: Knocking the Problems out of Texas’ Emergency Management Legal Framework to Enhance Performance at…

Texas AG Establishes Price Gouging Hotline

Texas AG Establishes Price Gouging Hotline Price gouging is illegal in Texas. Texas are encouraged to report suspected price gouging to the Texas AG’s Office. After a disaster, price gouging can occur by unscrupulous people attempting to take advantage of others in the midst of crisis. Texas has codified that price gouging during a disaster…

CBP & ICE Statement on Hurricane Harvey

CBP & ICE Statement on Hurricane Harvey The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) & U.S. Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”) will not be conducting routine non-criminal immigration enforcement operations at evacuations sites or assistance centers such as food banks or shelters. The intent is to ensure everyone is focused on the safety and security…

Video: Texas State & National Guard Deploy to Support Hurricane Harvey Recovery

Video: Texas State & National Guard Deploy to Support Hurricane Harvey Recovery Did you know that there is a difference between the State and National Guard? It’s true! The State Guard is another military force under the command of the Texas Adjutant General. There are army, air, and maritime components to the Texas State Guard.…

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