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. Does Filing a Mandamus Petition Automatically Stay the Trial Court’s Order?D. Todd Smith of Smith Law Group LLLP @dtoddsmith in Austin

9. Clearing MurkinessDavid Coale @600camp of Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst, LLP in Dallas

8. Federal Court Decision Allows ‘Smoking Gun’ Investors to Sue Banks for Fannie, Freddie Bond Rigging – Cris Feldman of Feldman & Feldman, PC. in Houston

7. Social Media Influencers and the Business of FraudChristopher Stevenson of Adair Myers Graves Stevenson @AdairMyers in Houston

6. Texas Court Finds Prenuptial Agreement Was Enforceable of McClure Law Group @McClureLaw in Dallas

5. Why Advancement is a Key Component of an Executive Indemnity AgreementAlyson Brown of Clouse Brown PLLC @ClouseBrownLaw in Dallas

4. 7 Changes to the Northern District of Texas (TXND) Local Patent Rules – Darin Klemchuk of Klemchuk LLP @K_LLP in Dallas

3. Case Offers Important Considerations When Purchasing PropertyTiffany Dowell Lashmet @TiffDowell, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist in Agricultural Law with Texas A&M Agrilife Extension in College Station

2. Quick Hits – Halloween Candy edition.Richard Hunt of Hunt Huey PLLC in Dallas

1. When Verbs Become NounsWayne Schiess, Senior Lecturer, The University of Texas School of Law @UTexasLaw in Austin