To highlight some of the posts that stand out from the crowd, the editors of Texas Bar Today have created a list from the week’s blog posts of the top ten based on subject matter, writing style, headline, and imagery. We hope you enjoy this installment.

10. Big data, the oil industry, and legal frontiersRobert Woods of Yetter Coleman LLP in Houston

9. Should You Accept Customer Payments in Bitcoin? –  Drew York of Gray Reed & McGraw @GrayReedLaw in Dallas and Houston

8. Return to Sender: Aetna to Pay $17M to Settle Claims Related to Vendor Mailer Data BreachErin Begun of King Fisher in Dallas

7. Can Emails Establish an Easement in Texas?Charles Sartain of Gray Reed & McGraw, P.C. @GrayReedLaw in Dallas

6. Proving You Are Ready to Go from the Exam Room to the Courtroom – Kirsha Trychta of the Law School Academic Support Blog

5. 5 Tips for Minimizing Trade Secrets Theft by Clients, Contractors and VendorsLeiza Dolghih @TexasNonCompete of Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP in Dallas

4. Death by Swatting. Should There Be a Federal Law Against Swatting?Tim O’Hare @TimothyOHare of The Law Offices of Tim O’Hare in Carrollton

3. Trial Lawyer Lesson: The Risk of “So You’re Saying”Mark Bennett @MarkWBennett of Bennett & Bennett in Houston

2. A New Google Algorithm Update Is Shaking Up The Legal Industry – Emma Hanes of Stacey E. Burke P.C. @StaceyEBurke in Houston

1. Overcoming Writer’s BlockBruce Vincent of Muse Communications, LLC @MuseCommLLC in Dallas