Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week Kicks Off

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Each October, Texans Against Lawsuit Abuse and our allies in local Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse chapters across the state shine a light on the costs and consequences of lawsuit abuse. Fighting lawsuit abuse starts with every day Texans like you. We invite you to follow us on social media and here on our blog each […]

A Storm of Misinformation

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House Bill 1774 took effect Sept. 1 and is aimed at reducing lawsuit abuse around insurance claims. Some personal injury lawyers were quick to go from ambulance chasing to storm chasing, stirring panic and fear over the new law on the heels of Hurricane Harvey that devastated the Texas Gulf Coast and Houston area. Read […]

New Laws Ensure Courts Are Used for Justice

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Hail Storm, ADA Lawsuit Reforms Take Effect Sept. 1, Protect Consumers Texas has built a reputation for being the leader when it comes to lawsuit reform, and two wins this Legislative Session helped reinforce that: hailstorm lawsuit reform and ADA lawsuit reform. New laws taking effect Sept. 1 include hail storm lawsuit reform (HB 1774) […]

Reform Works

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In a recent press release, Texas Governor Greg Abbott listed lawsuit reform as a policy that has helped attract business to Texas. “Economic liberty is why Texas leads in job creation and in corporate expansion and relocations,” said Governor Abbott. “Restrained government, lower taxes, smarter regulations, right-to-work laws and litigation reform—these are the pro-growth economic policies […]