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Press Releases

January 24, 2018

ScottHulse Attorney Rosemary Marin Elected Vice Chair of CommUnity en Accion’s Board of Directors

EL PASO, TX – Rosemary Marin, a Shareholder and Director, and chair of ScottHulse’s Labor and Employment Practice Group, has been elected Vice Chair of CommUnity en Accion’s Board of Directors. >>>Full Story


October 5, 2017

ScottHulse and EPSHRM present Fall Employment Law Update

EL PASO, TX – More than a hundred attendees participated in the Fall Employment Law Update, presented by ScottHulse Law Firm in partnership with the El Paso Society for Human Resource Management (EPSHRM). >>>Full Story


September 22, 2017

ScottHulse Attorney Javier Lopez de Obeso Receives Certificate of Registration as a Foreign Legal Consultant

On September 12, 2017, the Supreme Court of Texas issued Javier Lopez de Obeso, the Certificate of Registration as a Foreign Legal Consultant, after fulfilling the requirements of law and having been recommended for approval by the Texas Board of Law Examiners. >>>Full Story


September 14, 2017

ScottHulse Attorney Melissa Baeza Receives President’s Award

Melissa Baeza, a construction and commercial litigation attorney and shareholder with the ScottHulse law firm, was awarded the President’s Award from the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) of the El Paso Chapter 248. >>>Full Story


August 17, 2017

Stuart R. Schwartz Named Senior Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America

Stuart R. Schwartz, a shareholder of the law firm ScottHulse, P.C., has been named a Senior Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA). >>>Full Story


August 15, 2017

ScottHulse Attorney Blake Downey Elected as At-Large Member of Downtown Management District Grant Program Review Committee

Blake Downey, an associate attorney at the ScottHulse Law Firm, was appointed to serve as an at-large member of the El Paso Downtown Management District Grant Program Review Committee. >>>Full Story


June 20, 2017

ScottHulse Attorney Jacob J. Barde Receives the Young Leadership Award from the Jewish Federation of Greater El Paso

EL PASO, TX – Jacob J. Barde, an associate attorney with the ScottHulse Law Firm, received the Bernard and Florence Schoichet Young Leadership Award from the Jewish Federation of Greater El Paso, June 14. >>>Full Story


June 12, 2017

ScottHulse Attorney Glenn Davis Speaks at State Bar Event in Houston

EL PASO, TX – Glenn Davis, an estate planning attorney with the ScottHulse law firm in El Paso and Las Cruces, was a speaker at the Intermediate Estate Planning & Probate Course sponsored by the State Bar of Texas, June 7, in Houston.  >>>Full Story


May 24, 2017

ScottHulse Attorney Stuart Schwartz Honored by El Paso’s Young Lawyers

EL PASO, TX – ScottHulse shareholder Stuart R. Schwartz was recognized as “Outstanding Senior Lawyer” by the El Paso Young Lawyers Association for his community service and dedication to professionalism and justice, May 13, at the El Paso Bar Association Law Day Dinner and Awards Banquet.  >>>Full Story


January 9, 2017

ScottHulse 9th Annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar Set for March 2

EL PASO, TX – The ninth annual ScottHulse Labor & Employment Law Seminar is set for Thursday, March 2, at the El Paso Community College (EPCC) Administrative Service Center. The theme for this year’s seminar is “Taking Care of Business: A Rock & Roll Guide to Employment Law.>>>Full Story


November 4, 2016

Jose Luis Carbonell Makes Presentation to Delegation of Brazilian Business Executives

SAN ANT0NIO – Jose Luis Carbonell, chair of the ScottHulse business section and international practice group, was a guest speaker and roundtable participant at How to Do Business in Texas, a two-day seminar presented for a delegation of business executives from Brazil.  >>>Full Story


October 17, 2016

ScottHulse Attorneys and Staff to Demonstrate the Importance of Voting by Walking to the County Courthouse on October 24, the First Day of Early Voting

EL PASO, TX – As they have done for the past four presidential elections, on October 24, the first day of early voting, attorneys and staff of the ScottHulse law firm will walk together to the El Paso County Courthouse from their offices in the Chase Tower in downtown El Paso to exercise their right to vote. >>>Full Story


September 20, 2016

ScottHulse Attorney Rosemary Marin Admitted to State Bar of New Mexico

EL PASO, TX – Attorney Rosemary Marin, a ScottHulse shareholder and a member of the firm’s board of directors, has been admitted to the State Bar of New Mexico. She was sworn in September 20, at a ceremony at the the Kiva Auditorium in Albuquerque. >>>Full Story


September 19, 2016

ScottHulse Labor & Employment Attorney Rosemary Marin Speaks to Restaurant Association Regarding Upcoming Changes in Federal Overtime Rules

EL PASO, TX – Attorney Rosemary Marin, chair of the ScottHulse Law Firm’s labor and employment section and a member of the firm’s litigation and education law practice groups, was a featured speaker at the September 13 meeting of the El Paso Restaurant Association. >>>Full Story


September 6, 2016

Stuart Schwartz and Casey Stevenson Featured Speakers at 2016 State Bar of Texas Collections Course

EL PASO, TX – Attorneys Stuart Schwartz and Casey Stevenson, shareholders of the ScottHulse law firm, were featured speakers at the State Bar of Texas 2016 Collections and Creditors’ Rights Course held in Dallas and rebroadcast in Houston. >>>Full Story

Legal Updates

Two Important Legal Tide Changes This Week

This week, the Trump Administration announced two big changes in its interpretation of the law, as compared to prior interpretations by the Obama Administration. >>>Full Update


Federal Judge Blocks Obama Overtime Pay Rule Set to Go into Effect December 1, 2016

District Judge Amos Mazzant of the Eastern District of Texas imposed a nationwide injunction against the U.S. Department of Labor’s hotly contested Final Overtime Rule which was set to go into effect December 1, 2016. >>>Full Update


USCIS Publishes Revised Form I-9. Compliance Deadline is January 22, 2017

By John S. Collins, Associate Attorney The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Department (“USCIS”) has published its long-awaited revised version of the Form I-9. >>>Full Update


Effective Today, the Cost of U.S. Department of Labor Fines and Penalties Is Increasing Significantly

By John S. Collins, Associate Attorney The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Department (“USCIS”) has published its long-awaited revised version of the Form I-9. >>>Full Update


Final DOL Rule Updating Overtime Regulations

President Barack Obama and U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez announced the publication of the Department of Labor’s much-anticipated, final rule updating overtime regulations. >>>Full Update

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