Blog Posts in April, 2016

  • Apr 26 2016

    Third Time's the Charm: Key Differences Between the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act and Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act

    In last week's installment of "Third Time's the Charm," we examined the new Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act ("FDTSA") that's making its way through Congress right now and how it may affect businesses in 2016. This week, the Series looks at the major differences between the Texas Uniform Trade ...

  • Apr 21 2016

    Donald E. Godwin Honored Among Best Lawyers in Dallas

    We are proud to announce that CEO of Godwin Bowman & Martinez, Donald E. Godwin, has been honored among the list of 2016 Best Lawyers in Dallas. This is a tremendous accolade demonstrating Mr. Godwin's excellent work in commercial litigation. This is his ninth time being honored on this list. To ...

  • Apr 21 2016

    Third Time's the Charm: What Every Business Should Know about the Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act

    Hailed as a "safeguard for American ingenuity and businesses," after three failed attempts, 2016 may be the year that the federal Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) becomes a law. This landmark legislation, which is likely to pass with robust bipartisan support, creates a federal civil cause of action ...

  • Apr 8 2016

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorney Leiza Dolghih Adds Mediation Skills

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Senior Attorney Leiza Dolghih has completed "40-Hour Basic Mediation Training," a course that complies with the standards set by the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable and Chapter 154 of the Texas Civil Practices & Remedies Code. Ms. Dolghih is now qualified to mediate ...