Rural Relationships – Domestic and Livestock Use of Surface Water

With the amount of rainfall we have had in recent months, many landowners are concerned about Domestic and Livestock use of surface water(“D&L Use”). Though a common practice on rural land, not all landowners understand their rights and obligations in relationship … Continue reading

Braun & Gresham Announces 2015 Spring Webinar Series

Braun & Gresham is proud to announce our 2015 spring webinar series, kicking off on April 2, 2015 with The Importance of Updating Your Estate Plan with attorney Margaret Menicucci. This series will feature webinars from Understanding Your Property Taxes and Notice … Continue reading

Water Issues Every Broker of Rural Land Should Know

Margaret Menicucci is partnering with the Texas Association of Realtors to host an educational webinar for commercial realtors entitled, “Water Issues Every Broker of Rural Land Should Know”. This webinar will take place on October 29, from 10:00 am to … Continue reading

Margaret Menicucci Estate Planning Presentation in Gillespie County

Margaret Menicucci will be presenting at a Farm & Ranch Estate Planning Workshop in conjunction with Platinum Wealth Solutions and the Gillespie County Agrilife Extension Agent. To learn More, please visit the link below: Gillespie County Farm & Ranch Workshop … Continue reading

Rural relationships – domestic and livestock use of surface water

With limited water resources in times of drought,  many landowners are concerned about Domestic and Livestock use (“D&L Use”). Though a common practice on rural land, not all landowners understand their rights and obligations in relationship to other users of … Continue reading

How Changes to Federal Clean Water Act Rule May Affect Landowners

Recently, the EPA in conjunction with the Army Corps of Engineers  has sought to clarify federal water law in an effort to better define the scope of bodies of water protected under the Clean Water Act. As a continuation of … Continue reading

Groundwater; By Definition

After an unusually cold Central Texas winter, we are all looking forward to the greening that occurs in March and April.  As winter’s dormancy fades, we wonder again – will we have enough water to meet our needs?  For landowners, … Continue reading

The 83rd Legislative Session: A Summary for Texas landowners

As the demand for water, oil and gas, and the land itself grows, owners of rural land are faced with an ever-changing world of rules and regulations. This 83rd legislative session Braun & Gresham followed all of these issues and … Continue reading

Cassie Gresham to speak at HCC Lunch & Learn on March 28th

Mark your calendars now and sign up for the Hill Country Conservancy’s next Lunch and Learn on The Future of the Hill Country! Attorney and firm principal, Cassie Gresham will be speaking as a panelist at this event, along with … Continue reading

We Can’t Do It Alone

Posted by on Oct 16, 2012 in Blog, Water Rights | No Comments

By Terry Tull, Co-Founder of Protect Our Water Rights Texas David K. Langford tells an eloquent story about his family’s longstanding connection to the land, and about a problem he is facing that is bigger than even he can deal … Continue reading