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Houston Chronicle, February 3, 2017

AUSTIN - Lobbyists representing insurance companies are pushing legislation they say will prevent premium increases by weeding out "abusive" lawsuits over damages caused by hail and other storms in what is shaping up as a battle royal with consumers and plaintiffs' lawyers.

Texas Tribune, February 1, 2017

The state of the Texas judiciary is strong — because of judges like Julie Kocurek, Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice Nathan Hecht said Wednesday during a joint meeting of the Texas House and Senate.

Southeast Texas Record, February 1, 2017

HOUSTON – On Jan. 31, the First Court of Appeals affirmed a lower court’s ruling leaving the city of League City empty handed in its Hurricane Ike suit against the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

NBC 26, January 24, 2017

Businesses from coast to coast are dealing with lawsuits claiming they have violated Americans with Disabilities Act regulations, often causing some companies to go under.

 
Southeast Texas Record, January 31, 2017

AUSTIN – A documentary filmmaker seeking to obtain the deposition of one of Texas’ most well-known plaintiff’s attorneys was shut down by a district judge Tuesday, as the court refused to unseal testimony linked to an asbestos memo that has been the subject of much controversy for the past two decades. emo that has been the subject of much controversy for the past two decades. 

Southeast Texas Record, January 30, 2017

DALLAS – A Texas state judge recently granted an insurance company partial summary judgment in a hail lawsuit brought by the Mostyn Law Firm in Houston.

TX Business Daily, January 31, 2017

Over the past several months, Texas Business Dailyhas highlighted the impact on Texas businesses of lawsuits related to hailstorms, and in his State of the State speech given earlier today, Texas Governor Greg Abbott specifically called for legal reforms to curb "abusive" hailstorm lawsuits.

 
TLR Press Release, January 31, 2017

AUSTIN – Texans for Lawsuit Reform (TLR) President Richard J. Trabulsi Jr. today released the following statement regarding Gov. Greg Abbott’s 2017 State of the State speech:

Southeast Texas Record, January 24, 2017

AUSTIN – With the state lawmakers back in action, Texans for Lawsuit Reform has launched a new webpage dedicated to highlighting what the group calls the worst lawsuit abuse in Texas today – hailstorm litigation.

Southeast Texas Record, January 25, 2017

DEL RIO – A federal judge has ordered The Voss Law Firm to show cause on why its attorneys “should not be held in contempt, fined, imprisoned” and “reported to the State Bar of Texas” for seemingly keeping a pair of hailstorm clients “in the dark” for their own “benefit.”

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