September 24, 2020

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Final Patent Fee Changes Become Effective October 2, 2020

The USPTO is setting or adjusting certain patent fees for Fiscal Year 2020.  The new fees become effective on October 2, 2020 and will be the first fee increase in almost three years.  Also included are newly established fees of $400 for non-DOCX filings.
September 23, 2020

Ross Robinson and Stan Moore Selected as Best Lawyer 2020

The attorneys of Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP continue to prove their excellence as lawyers across the country.
September 16, 2020

Salesmanship Club of Dallas Elects Mike McKinley to Serve as its President

A longtime champion of the Salesmanship Club of Dallas and its impactful community service, Mike McKinley has been tapped to serve as the organization’s 101st president.
August 13, 2020

Lauren Kilgore Selected to Billboard’s 2020 Top Music Lawyers

Lauren Kilgore, Nashville-based Partner at Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP, was selected to Billboard’s 2020 Top Music Lawyers.
August 7, 2020

Rejecting the Strategic Plan: How Shackelford Bowen Grows By Its Own Rules

The managing partner of Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton said he's no fan of strategic planning, but the Dallas-based firm has still added 17 lawyers so far in 2020.
July 27, 2020

Suing your insurer for denying pandemic coverage claims? Houston attorney weighs in 

In the end, the Covid-19 pandemic will likely cause insurance companies to make the pandemic coverage language they use in policy contracts even more clear, Wilkin said.
July 21, 2020

Safe Air Charter: Hiring and Operating Ride-Share and Air Taxi

Pilots and passengers need to know how to safely operate and hire air taxi and ride-sharing services.
July 20, 2020

Rockets sue insurance carrier over arena’s lost events amid pandemic

David Barron, Houston Chronicle  |  July 20, 2020  |  Updated: July 20, 2020 8:53 p.m. The Rockets have filed suit in Rhode Island against the team’s […]
July 16, 2020

Illegal Charter – Under The Radar

With illegal chartering on the rise, the industry is attempting to raise awareness of the risks pilots, operators and aircraft owners face when they ignore regulations