News from The Nichols Firm

Bridging the Gap: using technology to bridge the geographic distance between you and your clients.

Dec 2, 2016

A few weeks ago, I was sitting at my desk talking on the phone with a potential client. We had never met. She was referred by a visitor who attended one my weekly networking meetings a few months back. After the usual pleasantries, our conversation quickly turned to the issue at hand concerning a potentially…

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Drone regulations for municipalities

Drone Regulation: What’s the law when it comes to community associations and municipalities?

Dec 2, 2016

The Texas Privacy Act, also known as Chapter 423 of the Texas Government Code, focuses on regulating the taking or recording of images with the use of unmanned aircraft. More recently, on June 21, 2016, the Federal Aviation Administration (“FAA”) released a summary detailing safety regulations for the commercial use of small unmanned aircraft (“drones”).…

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