How would FACT Act bring transparency to asbestos claims? Some personal injury lawyers are engaging in a practice known as double-dipping by suing a company and claiming its products harmed their clients and also filing claims with asbestos trusts telling a different story and blaming other products for the same exact harm. This article in […]
The Wall Street Journal recently made the case that “the era of tort lawsuits is waning,” but while numbers are down in Texas, there are plenty of signs that some personal injury lawyers aren’t letting up in their efforts to roll back lawsuit reforms and aggressively recruit plaintiffs. The real story may be that it’s […]
Is this news from the 1980s or 1990s in Texas when eye-popping lawsuits filled the airwaves and news pages? Fedex was hit with a $1 million lawsuit, brought by a man who allegedly tripped and fell over a package while exiting his home. While Texas has passed important lawsuit reforms and started to shed its […]
Check out what civil justice reform laws have passed, including when they were passed and whether they have been upheld as constitutional.