There are certain laws that govern businesses when it comes to hiring and firing employees. Even when companies in Houston follow regulations and good human resources practices, there are people who will threaten with a wrongful termination claim. It is helpful for companies to have an attorney they can turn to when such situations arise. Details surrounding such claims are usually not cut and dry, as one recent case highlights.
No matter what size a business is, many find the need to work with other businesses. It could be merely having a relationship, making things more official on a contract level or even engaging in a partnership. Depending on the route that is chosen, a Texas owner could find him- or herself amidst business disputes should there be a disagreement. In one recent case, the argument is worth billions of dollars.
It wasn't that long ago that real estate investments in Texas and the rest of the nation were considered risky. The market was extremely volatile after the economic downturn in 2008. Now, however, Houston is in the midst of an economic boom and residential and commercial real estate investments alike are very appealing.