Texas Litigators' Guide to Departing Employee
By Mark A. Shank
This book attempts to do something not done before in Texas: bring together a summary of law, procedure, and forms to aid litigation counsel handling cases involving departing employees. Subjects include non-competition covenants, trade secrets, confidentiality agreements, and injunction practice. The ebook includes links to legal forms related to the topics covered in the books. The forms are for legal practitioners only.
Pickens, who made and lost billions over his long career, was suing another legendary Texas oil company and several others, accusing them of cutting him out of what became the biggest oil play he ever invested in. Pickens had signed onto a deal to drill in the Delaware Basin, an oil-rich section of far West Texas that was primed for an unprecedented boom. He was hard of hearing and his vision was poor, but his mind remained sharp. After years of dealing with the media, shareholders and politicians, Pickens would need to win over a dozen West Texas jurors in one last battle.