Some lawyers continue to cash in on the ADA

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Some personal injury lawyers continue to use the American Disabilities Act (ADA) to shake down businesses for cash settlements to avoid high cost court cases. Just last year, the State Bar of Texas took action against an Austin lawyer for professional misconduct after he sent letters to hundreds of health care providers threatening to sue them […]

Don’t Get Your Medical Advice from a Lawyer

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We’ve been reminding Texans that lawyer advertising can be misleading. “Don’t let a lawyer be your doctor,” we’re fond of saying. You can learn more about what lawyer ads don’t say that can hurt you online here. More recently, the American Tort Reform Association’s Tiger Joyce provides new perspective on this issue. You can read […]

Ask your candidates questions and show up to vote!

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Do you know where your candidates stand on lawsuit reform or other important issues? Before you vote, research the candidates and ask questions. Groups across the state have worked hard to pass lawsuit reforms that have returned balance and fairness to our civil justice system. These reforms have helped Texas to become a place where […]

Know Your Candidates: Texas Primary Elections are March 6

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Are you registered to vote? February 5 was the last day to register to vote for the Primary Elections that will be held on March 6, 2018. To find out if you’re already registered or find your polling location, click HERE. Early voting starts on February 20th and ends on March 2, 2018. For more […]