Jim Harris Mentioned in Law360 on Bag Ban Appeal

“Texas AG Urges State High Court To Dispose Of City Bag Bans”

Texas’ attorney general on Wednesday urged the state’s high court to take up an appeal launched by the city of Laredo over its proposed ordinance banning single-use plastic and paper bags in its retail stores, saying he wants a recent appellate court defeat of the bag ban to apply statewide.

The Laredo Merchants Association is represented by James B. Harris of Thompson & Knight LLP, Christopher C. Peterson and Gabriel C. Gonzalez of Lopez Peterson PLLC, and James K. Lehman of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP.