Pete Reid Law – Announcements October 2016

TV Interview

Pete Reid’s 1996 Video of Austin Goes Viral; Interviewed on KVUE News

shaky home video of Austin shot in June of 1996 by Pete Reid while studying at UT Law School recently tallied more than 25,000 views in a week and was featured all over localmedia. The 20-year-old video was said to have “opened a wormhole to an Austin in the flush of youth”. It features a young, goateed Pete Reid driving from the UT campus down Guadalupe to the river, all the while describing an Austin that many remember with fondness. Click below to see KVUE News interview Pete in his office and then back on the road, as they retrace that car ride exactly 20 years later.
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Case Studies

Pete Reid Law Wins Dismissal of Lawsuit Alleging Fraud Against Software Developer

An e-commerce company brought a lawsuit against a software developer who had designed and implemented its website. When the company failed, it sued the Developer for more than $625,000 in damages. After a contentious litigation, Pete Reid Law successfully had the lawsuit dismissed by summary judgment.
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Case Studies

How Pete Reid Law Helped Lulu the Dog Find Her Way Back Home

The rather unusual case of Lulu the dog who was stolen from her owner’s yard, held by mysterious people on Facebook, and then threatened with removal to North Dakota. Pete Reid Law was able to obtain a temporary restraining order against the dog’s captors, and then negotiated her safe return.
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New Client Announcement

Juiceland

Pete Reid Law was recently retained by JuiceLand as litigation counsel. JuiceLand is a highly successful juice bar known for its organic vegetable juices, vegan grab-n-go food, and superfood smoothies.

Based in Austin, JuiceLand currently has 17 Texas locations, one Brooklyn location, a cleanse program, a record shop, and a uniquely Austin vibe spirited by creative and conscious employees.

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New Client Announcement

Margin Walker Presents

Pete Reid Law has also been retained by Margin Walker Presents to assist in legal matters. MWP is a renowned live-music promotions and creative events company that works closely with Austin venues including Mohawk, and The ACL Theater.

Next month MWP presents Sound on Sound Fest at Sherwood Forest featuring Beach House, Explosions in the Sky, Courtney Barnett and more.

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Speaking Appearances

Pete Reid Talks About Sports Law to St. Mary’s Law School and to the Austin LGBT Bar Association

In April, Pete Reid joined Professor Erin Buzuvis on a panel to present a CLE on LGBT issues in Sports Law to the Austin LGBT Bar Association. Earlier this month, Pete Reid was part of a panel that presented a seminar to students at St. Mary’s Law School in San Antonio on the subject ‘How to be a Sports and Entertainment Lawyer’.
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Case Studies

Austin Homebuyer Recovers Damages, After Discovering Misrepresentations by Realtors and Seller

In May 2014, a South Austin Homebuyer purchased an old property that had been listed and described as a ‘duplex’. When it later transpired that the City did not recognize it as a duplex, Pete Reid Law was able to recover a lump sum for the Homebuyer in excess of the purchase price paid, the cost of major renovations, and her attorney’s fees.
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Election News

Elected to Board of Austin Bar Foundation; Chair-Elect of ESLABA

In 2016, Pete Reid was elected to the Board of the Austin Bar Foundation. The Foundation works to improve public awareness of the legal system, the administration of justice, and the delivery of legal services. Pete Reid was also recently elected Chair-Elect of the Entertainment and Sports Law Section of the Austin Bar Association. His tenure as Chair will commence in June 2017.
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Pete Reid News

Pete Reid Starts Britpop Cover Band; Writing First Novel

Pete Reid is now the singer in a band that claim to be ‘South Austin’s greatest ever Oasis tribute band’. That they are also South Austin’s only Oasis tribute band is irrelevant. Their next gig is rumored to be on Dec 31st at Hotel Vegas. Throughout 2016, Pete Reid has also been writing and publishing a chapter a week on his blog Dear Scotland from his semi-autobiographical novel ‘UnReidable‘.
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