The Common Law

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Minors getting ink: Can an under-18 teenager get a tattoo in Texas with parental consent?

Luke Ellis, March 4, 2021

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Trump’s secret pardon – can Trump issue himself a get-out-of-jail-free-card and not tell anyone?

Luke Ellis, Feb. 4, 2021

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Can President Trump pardon President Trump?

Luke Ellis, Jan. 7, 2021

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Correcting holiday credit billing errors

Luke Ellis, Dec. 3, 2020

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My neighbor takes “Keep Austin Weird” to the next level

Luke Ellis, Nov. 5, 2020

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Can I get a hardship driver’s license for football practice?

Luke Ellis, Oct. 1, 2020

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COVID and paid time off to watch kids not in school

Luke Ellis, Sept. 3, 2020

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Mask up, Austin (and stop bridge jumping into Lady Bird Lake)

Luke Ellis, Aug. 6, 2020

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Child custody & COVID-19

Luke Ellis, July 2, 2020

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The stay at home order vs. the right to assembly (protest) and free speech

Luke Ellis, June 4, 2020

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COVID-19 and Austin – answering your legal questions (part 6)

Luke Ellis, May 7, 2020

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COVID-19 and Austin – answering your legal questions (part 5)

Luke Ellis, April 30, 2020

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COVID-19 and Austin – answering your legal questions (part 4)

Luke Ellis, April 23, 2020

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COVID-19 and Austin – answering your legal questions (part 3)

Luke Ellis, April 16, 2020

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COVID-19 and Austin – answering your legal questions (part 2)

Luke Ellis, April 9, 2020

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COVID-19 and Austin – answering your legal questions

Luke Ellis, April 2, 2020

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Traffic, traffic, and more traffic laws

Luke Ellis, March 5, 2020

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Overzealous debt collection – what are my rights?

Luke Ellis, Jan. 3, 2020

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Humbug – holiday shopping gone bad

Luke Ellis, Dec. 5, 2019

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Short-Term Rentals (STRs) – recent questions

Luke Ellis, Nov. 14, 2019

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Challenge your ever-increasing property taxes

Luke Ellis, May 2, 2019

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Do I need a fishing license if I never catch anything?

Luke Ellis, April 4, 2019

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Dogs and nuisance issues (poop, leashes, and noise)

Luke Ellis, Feb. 7, 2019

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Distracted driving issues

Luke Ellis, Jan. 3, 2019

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Get out and vote – questions when you head to the polls

Luke Ellis, Nov. 1, 2018

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Halloween mischief – is pumpkin smashing or toilet papering legal?

Luke Ellis, Oct. 11, 2018

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Renting your house during SXSW?

Luke Ellis, March 1, 2018

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Front license plate – do I even need it?

Luke Ellis, Nov. 2, 2017

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Statewide ban on driving and texting

Luke Ellis, Oct. 5, 2017

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Hurricane Harvey – common legal questions

Luke Ellis, Sept. 7, 2017

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