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Attorney Meredith Pace Lobbies Congress for Title IX Reform

Attorney Meredith Pace Lobbies Congress for Title IX Reform

  On January 16-17, 2020, Dysart Willis Houchin & Hubbard associate attorney Meredith Pace was part of a two-day lobbying effort in Washington, D.C., advocating about the perceived shortcomings of Title IX across college campuses. The lobbying effort...

Dysart Willis Houchin & Hubbard Announces Addition of Tax Practice

Dysart Willis Houchin & Hubbard Announces Addition of Tax Practice

Dysart Willis Houchin & Hubbard is proud to announce the addition of tax services to the firm’s portfolio of practice areas. Attorney Linsay Boyce leads the firm’s tax practice which includes civil and criminal representation for both individuals and corporations. Ms....

SC Police Seize Hemp Shipment from NC Farm

SC Police Seize Hemp Shipment from NC Farm

Despite passage of both the 2018 Farm Bill and the recent USDA interim rules confirming the permissibility of the growth, possession, and interstate shipment of industrial hemp, local law enforcement continues to interfere with the legitimate business practices of the...

DOJ ANNOUNCES STRIKE FORCE TO COMBAT PROCUREMENT FRAUD

DOJ ANNOUNCES STRIKE FORCE TO COMBAT PROCUREMENT FRAUD

On November 5, 2019, the U.S.Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, announced the formation of a new Procurement Collusion Strike Force (PCSF) focusing on detecting, investigating, and prosecuting antitrust crimes, such as bid-rigging conspiracies and related...

USDA Industrial Hemp Rules Summary

Hemp industry insiders have been awaiting the recent passage of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) interim final rules regarding the Domestic Hemp Production Program. The rules, which went into effect on October 31, 2019, are wide ranging and potentially...

Ryan Willis Wins Back-to-Back Not Guilty Verdicts

Ryan Willis Wins Back-to-Back Not Guilty Verdicts

Ryan Willis, founding partner at Dysart Willis Houchin & Hubbard, recently achieved two not guilty jury verdicts in consecutive weeks in state and federal court. The first case was held in Wake County Superior Court. The firm’s client was charged with Second Degree...

Navigating the 2018 Farm Bill for Cultivation of Industrial Hemp

Navigating the 2018 Farm Bill for Cultivation of Industrial Hemp

With the passing of the 2018 Farm Bill Congress has authorized the cultivation of industrial hemp. As businesses seek to take advantage of this change, they must navigate a quagmire of federal and state regulations. Staying abreast of these ever-changing regulations...

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