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2014-08-17 23:02:11

DePuy Lawsuits Move Forward As First Bellwether Trial Is Set For September And Alleged Recipients Were Injured Due To The Failure of Pinnacle Hip Implants. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC reports that the first bellwether jury trials for two DePuy Pinnacle Hip lawsuits are scheduled to begin September 1, 2014, in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas. The two complaints are representative of the 6,207 DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits pending in the...

2014-08-15 12:26:31

Construction of The Ablon at Frisco Square to Begin This Month DALLAS, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Behringer and PegasusAblon announced today that they have formed a joint venture to develop The Ablon at Frisco Square. The luxury 275-unit multifamily community will be located in the heart of Frisco Square, a mixed-use area north of Dallas where people of all ages find opportunities to work, live, shop, dine and be entertained. The Ablon at Frisco Square will be developed by...

2014-08-15 12:22:40

World's Leading Provider of Personal Electric Transportation Solutions Again Selects U-Charge® Series AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Valence Technology, a manufacturer of safe, long?life lithium ion magnesium phosphate advanced energy storage solutions, today announced its product has been chosen by long-time customer Segway for use in its recently released Segway(®) SE-3 Patroller. The SE-3 Patroller is a three-wheel device designed for police and security...

2014-08-15 12:22:21

DALLAS, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 14, 2014, the Third District Court of Appeals (the "Court") in Austin denied manufacturing exemptions for equipment and services used "downhole" during production of oil and gas. Ryan anticipates that the decision will be appealed to the Texas Supreme Court. Southwest Royalties, Inc. ("Southwest") requested a refund of Texas sales and use taxes paid on casing, tubing, pumps, related parts, and associated services used in oil and gas...

2014-08-15 12:21:04

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Antonio Auto & Truck Show has revealed its 2014 creative poster art to promote its 46th annual show that will take place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center from November 6-9, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140815/136460 The creative, developed by Live Pulse, the shows digital and creative agency, showcases the heart of the urban core of San Antonio and provides a glimpse of the unique, innovative and new...

2014-08-15 08:20:50

Hackett, who focused on auto lending regulation during his CFPB tenure, is now partner at industry law firm Hudson Cook and will deliver a keynote address at the 7th annual Innovate conference, hosted by AutoStar Solutions. FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rick Hackett, former Consumer Financial Protection Bureau assistant director and current partner at Hudson Cook, today advised buy-here-pay-here auto dealers of eight specific steps they must take to stay off the radar of...

2014-08-14 23:11:50

The comprehensive spine center is experiencing growth during their tenth year since opening the flagship clinic in Southlake in 2004. Southlake, TX (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Spine Team Texas, provider of world-class spine care, responds to patient demand by expanding their Fort Worth-Alliance clinic, opening a new clinic in Bedford, Texas, and hiring a physiatrist and two physician assistants. The comprehensive spine center is experiencing growth during their tenth year since opening the...

2014-08-14 23:11:49

Medicine in Motion discusses the benefits of minimalist or barefoot running and what runners should do to adequately prepare for the transition from the traditional running shoe. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Over the last few years, footwear manufacturers have attempted to mimic barefoot running with lines of minimalistic running shoes. But what exactly is minimal footwear? According to Harvard University, it is “any footwear that lacks high-cushioned heels, stiff soles and...

2014-08-14 23:09:57

Student Companies Participating in the Summer Accelerator Program will Present September 10, 2014; RSVP at https://plus.google.com/events/c5vls8phtrhj2f3pm026de9pgbc. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), part of the IC2 Institute of The University of Texas at Austin, invites the public to attend the Virtual Decision Day of its summer accelerator for UT Austin student startups. Eleven of the most highly prospective UT Austin startups will present on...

2014-08-14 23:07:45

WilsonAmplifiers who are a certified reseller for Wilson Electronics recently selected to join the Google Trusted Stores program. WilsonAmplifiers are based in Stafford, Texas and offer Free Shipping in the 48 contiguous United States, 30 Day money back guarantees and 2 year warranties on all products. Stafford, TX (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 WilsonAmplifiers.com who are a certified reseller for Wilson Electronics recently selected to join the Google Trusted Stores program. To help shoppers...


Latest Texas Reference Libraries

Wild Man
2014-01-28 14:30:10

The Wild Man of the Navidad has been claimed to be the first Bigfoot in Texas. It was widely reported in 1837 along the Navidad River, in Sublime, Texas. The slaves of that era called it “The Thing That Comes,” because it was never seen, but evidence pointed to something being there. During the night inside the cabins, food would go missing; their fattened hogs would be replaced with thin ones. However, no valuables were never touched. Tools would sometimes go missing but would return...

Davy Crockett National Forest
2014-01-20 14:27:28

The Davy Crockett National Forest is a national forest located off of U.S. Highway 69 lying west of Lufkin, Texas and east of Crockett. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture National Forest Service whose headquarters can be found in Lufkin. There are local ranger district offices found in Ratcliff. The forest encompasses a total of 160,647 acres in two counties. 94,481 acres are located in Houston and 67,361 acres are located in Trinity. This national forest...

Angeline National Forest
2013-11-01 09:50:24

The Angelina National Forest is a United States National Forest, one of four that can be found in Texas. The 153,180 acre Angelina National Forest is located in East Texas in parts of Angelina, Jasper, San Augustine, and Nacogdoches counties. It is managed together with the three other National Forests in Texas from Forest Service offices located in Lufkin, Texas. There are local district offices found in Zavalla. The forest lies in the Neches River Basin and on the north and south shores of...

Elmendorf Beast
2013-07-31 07:32:21

The Elmendorf Beast has been blamed for several attacks on livestock in the town of Elmendorf, Texas. A variety of opinions on what the creature was have been disclosed, with one such claim offering that it was a Mexican Hairless Dog mutated by illness. Some local residents associate it with the legend of the Chupacabra, and others claimed it was an escaped lab experiment or an unknown species discovered. In August of 2004, an animal perceived as the Elmendorf Beast was shot by a local...

Edwards Plateau
2013-04-19 19:37:49

The Edwards Plateau is an area of west-central Texas which is bordered by the Balcones Fault towards the south and the east, the Llano Uplift and the Llano Estacado towards the north, and the Chihuahuan Desert and Pecos River towards the west. San Angelo, San Antonia, Del Rio, and Austin make a rough outline of the area. The eastern part of the plateau is the Texas Hill Country. The trees of this savanna include a juniper-oak mix and a mesquite-acacia mix scattered over the fairly short...

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