Special Delivery? No, It’s a Frivolous Lawsuit.
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 image as the poster child of questionable lawsuits, it’s clear you can never completely legislate personal responsibility. This isn’t torn from the pages of The Onion; read the story here.