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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.”

Institute for Legal Reform, January 25, 2017

Ninety percent of the 25,503 plaintiffs in pharmaceutical product liability lawsuits between January 2010 and May 2016 in California are from out of state.

 

Institute for Legal Reform, January 24, 2017

A Toronto, Canada court has now done what several U.S. courts have already accomplished: Slapped down notorious plaintiffs’ attorney Steven Donziger’s efforts at a legal shakedown of Chevron Corporation.

Southeast Texas Record, January 23, 2017

AUSTIN – Next Tuesday, a Texas district judge will hold a hearing on whether to unseal testimony that could unearth a list of asbestos cases connected with the arguably infamous “Terrell memo,” the widely reported on “cheat sheet” revealing how Baron & Budd clients were coached up before depositions.

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