2020 Super Lawyers Announced

2020 Super Lawyers Announced

Wittliff Cutter, PLLC is proud to announce that five of its lawyers have been recognized by Thomson Reuters as Texas Super Lawyers in 2020. The lists are compiled by using a multi-phase selection process based on peer recognition and professional achievement. This...
Wittliff Cutter Fellowship Program

Wittliff Cutter Fellowship Program

Wittliff Cutter is thrilled to announce the creation of the 2020 Wittliff Cutter Fellowship to provide training, development and work experience in a law firm environment to an outstanding Texas law school graduate. Wittliff Cutter started the Fellowship to build on our commitment to the local legal community and our commitment to diversity in the profession during this challenging time. Devon O. Asphall is the firm’s first Fellow. Wittliff Cutter is proud to welcome Devon to the firm.

Wittliff Cutter Welcomes New Attorneys

Wittliff Cutter Welcomes New Attorneys

Wittliff | Cutter PLLC continues to expand its litigation and corporate practice with the addition of new Partners Anand Nair and Jennifer Rappoport and Of Counsel Kayna Levy. Anand Nair Anand joined the firm after serving in senior in-house roles at multiple large...
Coronavirus in the Workplace: Steps Employers Should Consider Taking Now

Coronavirus in the Workplace: Steps Employers Should Consider Taking Now

As of March 4th, 2020, the novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”) first detected in China has now been detected in almost 70 locations internationally, including the United States. Many of these locations have subsequently reported community spread of the illness by person-to-person contact, as opposed to earlier infections involving animal-to-person spread. While the severity of the illness remains unclear, current data indicates that nearly 3000 have died worldwide, while in the United States, 9 deaths have been confirmed.

Changes to Privacy Shield in the Wake of Brexit

Changes to Privacy Shield in the Wake of Brexit

On January 31, 2020, the International Trade Association’s Privacy Shield Team issued guidance concerning changes to Privacy Shield Framework in the wake of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union. For those wondering how Brexit will impact cross-border data transfers, here are a couple items to note.

Partner Karen Vladeck Appointed to Board of Code2College

Partner Karen Vladeck Appointed to Board of Code2College

Wittliff Cutter is pleased to announce that Partner Karen Vladeck has been appointed as a Board Member of Code2College. Code2College is a non-profit origination based in Austin, TX whose mission is to increase the number of minority and low-income high school students who enter and excel in STEM undergraduate majors and careers. By partnering with a wide-range of companies in Central Texas, Code2College places local high school students in a multi-year, career prep and college access program that leverages local volunteer technical talent to teach coding and web development skills to traditionally underrepresented students.