Alabama legislature establishes independent tax tribunal

Hank Hutchinson and Courtney Williams, both members of Capell & Howard’s Taxation Section, joined several other Alabama tax lawyers in assisting with drafting Act No. 2014-146, known as the “Alabama Taxpayer Fairness Act.”  The Act, which was recently signed into law by Governor Robert Bentley and becomes effective on October 1, 2014, establishes an independent tax […]

2014 Annual Labor & Employment Seminar

On March 11, Capell & Howard, P.C. and the Montgomery Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Managers (SHRM) hosted the Third Annual Labor & Employment Law Seminar in the Taylor Center at Auburn University Montgomery. The Seminar covered a wide range of topics presented by various lawyers with backgrounds in labor and employment law. […]

Capell & Howard featured in Montgomery Business Journal

The firm has been featured in the February 2014 edition of the Montgomery Business Journal. Click the link in the previous sentence to view the article.

$7.8 million damages award

Capell & Howard represented eight persons in an action filed by them in United States District Court against John David Stroud and several companies affiliated with him alleging, among other things, violations of federal and state securities laws and breaches of fiduciary duties. The Court entered default judgments against those defendants on all counts and […]

Capell & Howard recognized as “Best Law Firm”

Capell & Howard has been designated as a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and Best Lawyers, for the fourth consecutive year beginning with the inception of the award. Firms included in the 2014 Best Law Firms list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. In addition, 17 of […]

Firm assists with City recycling project

The Solid Waste Disposal Authority of the City of Montgomery has entered into an agreement to provide at least 100,000 tons of municipal solid waste for 25 or more years for use by a materials recovery (recycling) facility being developed and constructed by an affiliate of Infinitus Energy, LLC at a cost to Infinitus of […]

Capell & Howard announces new shareholders

The firm is pleased to announce the admission of three new shareholders: David B. Hughes, Patricia R. Osuch, and April D. Wise. David has joined the firm after practicing law in Montgomery for more than 15 years. His practice is focused primarily on commercial and residential real estate, and he also assists clients in the […]

Capell & Howard selected to assist with drafting of Medicaid rules

In connection with the State’s efforts for Medicaid reform, the Alabama Medicaid Agency has selected Capell & Howard to assist with the drafting of new rules to implement recent legislation providing for the establishment of statewide regional care organizations as part of a new managed health care services system in Alabama for Medicaid recipients.

Lister Hubbard elected to Construction Law Section position

Lister Hubbard was recently elected an officer of the newly formed Construction Law Section of the Alabama State Bar. Lister also chairs the firm’s Construction and Procurement Practice Section.

Kyle Johnson named Chairman of Central Alabama Community Foundation

Kyle Johnson was recently named Chairman of the Board of Directors of Central Alabama Community Foundation, a nonprofit philanthropic foundation that supports a wide range of charitable and civic programs. The Foundation administers funds in excess of $35,000,000. At Capell & Howard, Kyle’s practice consists primarily of mergers and acquisitions, estate planning and representing medical […]