Jun Jun 6, 2017

Oil and Gas Industry for Royalty Owners in Texas

By |2017-07-13T14:50:25-05:00June 6th, 2017|Oil Gas & Energy Law|Comments Off on Oil and Gas Industry for Royalty Owners in Texas

With the rise and fall of oil prices, many royalty owners are often asking, "What’s next?" But, before we get to some general ideas, we have to understand how we arrived at this point. The United States has long dreamed of a nation that is energy dependent and that drive will help drive oil off a cliff. America began producing shale oil at record levels at an average daily production of 9.65 million barrels [...]

Jun Jun 4, 2017

What You Should Know About Executive Compensation

By |2017-07-13T14:51:06-05:00June 4th, 2017|Labor & Employment Law|Comments Off on What You Should Know About Executive Compensation

In most occupations, it’s a fairly simple matter for job applicants to negotiate the salary they want. Typically, there is a reasonable salary range for a given position, and the negotiation takes place within that predetermined range. In some cases, the exact salary is calculated in advance and listed in the job posting, so there may be no room to haggle. At Woodall Batchelor PLLC, we understand that this process is substantially different for so-called [...]

Jun Jun 2, 2017

What is Large Loss Subrogation?

By |2017-07-13T14:51:46-05:00June 2nd, 2017|Insurance Law & Subrogation|Comments Off on What is Large Loss Subrogation?

Subrogation can have substantial impact on any potential compensation for your personal injury.  Subrogation enables your insurance provider (“insurer”) to recoup all money it was forced to pay because of the actions of a third party.  Thus, due to subrogation, individuals injured through no fault of their own are oftentimes still required to reimburse their insurer for any medical treatment stemming from these injuries.  An insurer can only subrogate if your plan contains provisions/language enabling it do [...]