Events - 2017 Events

August 15, 2017

The publication Best Lawyers recognized Mark Oberti and Ed Sullivan in two different categories: (1) Employment Law-Management and (2) Litigation - Labor & Employment. The Firm was also recognized by Best Lawyers as being among the "Best Labor and Employment Law Firms - First Tier, in Texas."

August 15, 2017

The publication Best Lawyers named Mark Oberti as the 2018 Lawyer of the Year for Houston Litigation - Labor and Employment

June 26, 2017

Mark Oberti presented two live Webcasts for from New York City entitled: (1) "Rumbles in the C Suite: Representing Executives In Employment Disputes in Texas;" and (2) "Top 15 5th Circuit Employment Law Cases from 2016 & 2017.”

June 19, 2017

Mark Oberti, Ed Sullivan, and Joe Ahmad speak before the Houston Bar Association on "Suing or Defending the Departing Texas Employee, Including Non-Competes, Trade Secrets, and Fiduciary Duties." Paper here.

June 9, 2017

The Houston Chronicle writes an article on Oberti Sullivan's win in the Fifth Circuit.

June 2, 2017

Oberti Sullivan wins an ERISA appeal in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. The appellate court reversed and rendered a district court decision and awarded our client $255,000 plus $18,970 in attorneys' fees. The Court's opinion is here.

May 25, 2017

Mark Oberti gives a presentation for the National Employment Law Institute at its 2017 Mid-Year Employment Law Conference entitled "Update on Retaliation and Whistleblowing" at the W Washington Hotel in Washington, D.C.

May 19, 2017

Oberti Sullivan hosts a powerhouse CLE on Houston employment law, including unpaid overtime lawsuits, internal investigation curveballs, and non-compete litigation. Two papers are handed out, including Mark Oberti's latest papers on (1) non-competes and trade secrets, and (2) retaliation and whistleblowing.