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Personal Injury Blog

Personal Injury Blog

Covers Texas personal injury news and information. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.injuryblawg.com
  • Dec 23

    Three Injured in Gilbert, AZ Dump Truck Accident

    Three Injured in Gilbert, AZ Dump Truck Accident
    Gilbert, AZ — Three people were injured in an accident with a dump truck that occurred on Monday, December 21, near the intersection of Elliot and Lindsey roads around 7 a.m. According to police, the car and dump truck collided near the…
  • Dec 22

    Brad Gottschall, Johnny Thomas, Injured in St. Mary’s County, MD Box Truck Accident

    Brad Gottschall, Johnny Thomas, Injured in St. Mary’s County, MD Box Truck Accident
    St. Mary’s County, MD — 61-year-old Brad Gottschall was injured in a box truck accident that occurred on Tuesday, December 15, around 6:20 p.m. on Route 235 in Hollywood, Maryland. According to police, 34-year-old Johnny Thomas…
  • Dec 22

    Motorcyclist Injured in SPID in Corpus Christi, TX Collision

    Motorcyclist Injured in SPID in Corpus Christi, TX Collision
    Corpus Christi, TX — A motorcyclist was injured in an accident that occurred in holiday traffic on Monday evening, December 21, on SPID between Everhart and Staples. According to police, the motorcyclist apparently rear-ended the…
Rank this Week: 45

Texas Construction Accident Blog

Texas Construction Accident Blog

Covers Texas construction accidents and workplace safety. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.texas-construction-accident-attorney.com
  • Nov 15

    Fort Worth, TX Workers Injured by Falling Awning at Abandoned Store

    Fort Worth, TX Workers Injured by Falling Awning at Abandoned Store
    Two workers were injured in Fort Worth, TX by a falling awning on November 14, 2012. The workers were attempting to remove the awning as part of a renovation project for Gateway Church at an abandoned grocery store. The men sustained nonfatal…
  • Nov 12

    John Goode Killed At Stephen F. Austin University After Tree-Cutting Accident

    John Goode Killed At Stephen F. Austin University After Tree-Cutting Accident
    According to local news reports, 39-year old John Goode, an employee of Drewery Tree Service’s tree cutting business, was killed on November 9, 2012 after a work accident. Goode was trimming trees at Stephen F. Austin University and was at…
  • Nov 8

    Amarillo, TX Mechanic Injured After 18-Wheeler Falls On Him

    Amarillo, TX Mechanic Injured After 18-Wheeler Falls On Him
    Amarillo, TX news reports said that a 28-year old mechanic, who was not named, was injured on November 7, 2012 at a local garage after the 18-wheeler that he working underneath fell on top of him. The mechanic reportedly sustained critical,…
Rank this Week: 107

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Recover Investment Losses Blog

Covers investment scams, broker fraud and broker negligence. By Rex Securities Law.

http://blog.rexsecuritieslaw.com
Rank this Week: 163

Grits for Breakfast

Grits for Breakfast

Covers the political, economic and social consequences of crime, punishment and justice in the Lone Star State. By Scott Henson.

http://gritsforbreakfast.blogspot.com/
  • Jan 14

    Corrections committee contemplates non-violent drug offender

    Corrections committee contemplates non-violent drug offender
    "The original intent of state jails fell apart," according to the section of the Texas House Corrections Committee's interim report (pp 43-61 of pdf) on nonviolent drug offenses, because the Legislature prioritized incarceration for…
  • Jan 12

    Community service in Austin muni court no sweet deal

    Community service in Austin muni court no sweet deal
    Payment counter at Austin municipal courtGrits was at the Austin municipal court today with someone who'd allowed a warrant to be issued for a traffic ticket when she couldn't pay. I'd convinced her that, as she was in fact demonstrably…
  • Jan 11

    Most TDCJ sex assault victims housed in just a few units, most victimized by staff

    Most TDCJ sex assault victims housed in just a few units, most victimized by staff
    Here are a few highlights from a recent report on sexual assault in TDCJ put out by the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault and the Prison Justice League.Their report represents a significant bit of research. They examined federal Bureau…
Rank this Week: 202

Disputing Blog

Disputing Blog

Discusses arbitration, mediation and alternative dispute resolution. By Karl Bayer.

http://www.disputingblog.com/
Rank this Week: 181

Criminal Jurisdiction

Criminal Jurisdiction

Covers Texas criminal law topics, including drug crimes, sexual assault, and the death penalty. By John Floyd and Mr. Billy Sinclair.

http://www.johntfloyd.com/blog
  • Jan 6

    Federal Identity Theft Is a Big Deal during the Holiday

    Federal Identity Theft Is a Big Deal during the Holiday
    According to the Identity Theft Fraud Study released by Javelin Strategy and Research, more people were victimized by identity theft in 2016 than in 2015 but at lower costs. In 2015, 12.7 million people lost $16 billion to identity…
  • Jan 6

    Denied Appeal Illustrates Important Point: Appeals Need Merit

    Denied Appeal Illustrates Important Point: Appeals Need Merit
    Guilty pleas are intended to be final. Before a federal district judge will accept a guilty plea, he must inform the defendant he or she is waiving their right to a jury trial, to confront and cross-examine their accusers, and… The…
  • Dec 29

    INCOMING DISTRICT ATTORNEY MUST PROSECUTE CORRUPTION TO ACHIEVE REFORM

    INCOMING DISTRICT ATTORNEY MUST PROSECUTE CORRUPTION TO ACHIEVE REFORM
    Newly-elected Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg was elected as a “reformer” with plans to clean up the local criminal justice system. Some of her stated goals are lofty indeed:   Concentrate on the prosecution of…
Rank this Week: 260

Eastern District of Texas Federal…

Eastern District of Texas Federal Court Practice

Devoted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, with special emphasis on patent litigation. By Michael C. Smith.

http://mcsmith.blogs.com/eastern_district_of_texas/
  • Jan 3

    The End of One Era for EDTexweblog.com - The Beginning of Another

    The End of One Era for EDTexweblog.com - The Beginning of Another
    I wanted to thank my readers over the past 13 years for the time they've taken to read my blog on practice in the Eastern District of Texas, and invite all of you to follow the blog's next, upgraded phase....
  • Dec 29

    2016 EDTX patent verdicts review; 43% Marshall/Tyler win rate; 52% overall; competitor cases increase

    2016 EDTX patent verdicts review; 43% Marshall/Tyler win rate; 52% overall; competitor cases increase
    2016 saw 19 patent trials in the Eastern District of Texas. Plaintiffs won 43% in the patent-heavy Marshall and Tyler divisions, but the overall outcome was 52% due to three plaintiff wins in the traditionally less patent-intensive divisions…
  • Dec 29

    Marshall News Messenger review of local court activity in 2016

    Marshall News Messenger review of local court activity in 2016
    It's the time of year for 2016 reviews, and today's Marshall News Messenger had one I thought readers might be interested in Judicial system in review: Marshall courts saw throng of good, bad activity in 2016 in which the paper's...
Rank this Week: 203

Texas Employment Law Blog

Texas Employment Law Blog

Covers employment law and discrimination issues. By the McKinney Law Firm.

http://www.texasemploymentlawblog.com/
  • Nov 5

    “Big Data” Could Create an Big Discrimination Problem

    “Big Data” Could Create an Big Discrimination Problem
    According to Microsoft principal researcher Kate Crawford, personal data harvested by marketers is growing so vast and far reaching that it is threatening to unleash a new wave of digital discrimination, one that ordinary people won’t…
  • Oct 31

    Tell your Senator to pass the Criminal Antitrust Anti-Retaliation Act (S.42).

    Tell your Senator to pass the Criminal Antitrust Anti-Retaliation Act (S.42).
    Tell your Senator to pass the Criminal Antitrust Anti-Retaliation Act (S.42).  This bill will protect employees who report criminal violations of antitrust laws, internally or to the Federal Government, from retaliation. Today the Senate…
  • Oct 7

    Texas Unemployment Claims Guide

    Texas Unemployment Claims Guide
    We’re happy to announce we have opened a new section on our firm website dedicated to Texas Unemployment Claims.  There you can find detailed information on: Making and pursuing unemployment claims; Handling unemployment appeal…
Rank this Week: 173

Personal Injury and Social…

Personal Injury and Social Security Disability Blog

Information for injured persons and Social Security disability claimants in Texas. By Robert A. Kraft

http://www.injury-and-disability.com/
  • Aug 13

    Please Join Me At PISSD.com

    Please Join Me At PISSD.com
    Beginning today I am discontinuing this blog, after seven years — since April 2005. I started another injury blog at about the same time, and my original plan was to discuss different topics on the two blogs. Over time, the content became…
  • Aug 10

    Friday Fun

    Friday Fun
    I've seen plenty of five-piece bands, and I've seen even more pianists. But until now I've never seen five guys play one piano — and actually make pretty good music.
  • Aug 9

    Student Drives Off Cliff While Texting About Danger of Texting and Driving!

    Student Drives Off Cliff While Texting About Danger of Texting and Driving!
    Here's one from the "life is stranger than fiction" department. This is the full story reported by Mashable.com: In yet another example of why you shouldn’t text and drive, a Texas college student drove off a cliff while…
Rank this Week: 251

Dallas Fort Worth Insurance Lawyer…

Dallas Fort Worth Insurance Lawyer Blog

Covers life insurance, disability insurance, and claims denial. By Mark S. Humphreys, P.C.

http://www.dallasfortworthinsurancelawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 15

    Concurrent Cause

    Concurrent Cause
    Lawyers who handle hail damage claims understand all too well that in Texas the law regarding concurrent cause is against home owners.  But there may be light at the end of the tunnel.  An article in The National Law Review is…
  • Jan 14

    Allstate And Warrantie

    Allstate And Warrantie
    Insurance attorneys have to have an understanding of how warranties work.  Sometimes it is hard to tell the difference between insurance and a warranty.  An article in the Insurance Journal about Allstate purchasing a warranty…
  • Jan 12

    Life Insurance Application

    Life Insurance Application
    Life insurance attorneys can tell you that the life insurance application is very important.  This is illustrated in a 1997, United States 5th Circuit opinion.  The case is styled, Riner v. Allstate Life Insurance Company. Following…
Rank this Week: 263

Houston Tax Attorney Blog

Houston Tax Attorney Blog

Covers tax controversies and offshore assets. By the Law Office of Kunal Patel, LLC.

http://www.kpateloffice.com/blog
  • Jan 14

    Do you Invest in a Passive Foreign Investment Company?

    Do you Invest in a Passive Foreign Investment Company?
    Many taxpayers with overseas investments may unknowingly have one or more investments in a passive foreign investment company (PFIC). And chances are highly likely that these investments are not being reported correctly. Taxpayers don’t…
  • Jan 2

    Tax Planning for Foreign Real Estate Investor

    Tax Planning for Foreign Real Estate Investor
    2016 was a hot year for foreign-owned U.S. real estate investment. It may be dampened somewhat this year by recent capital outflow restrictions imposed by foreign governments, namely China. But there are many foreign investors that have been…
  • Dec 26

    The Five Biggest Mistakes Tax Practitioners Make When Filing an Offer-in-Compromise!

    The Five Biggest Mistakes Tax Practitioners Make When Filing an Offer-in-Compromise!
    The Internal Revenue Service’s (“IRS”) Offer-in-Compromise program continues to be one of the most popular programs with both practitioners and taxpayers when they are considering a way to resolve their back tax issue. …
Rank this Week: 307

Texas Wills and Trusts Law Online

Texas Wills and Trusts Law Online

Covers issues relating to wills, trusts, estate planning, and probate in Texas. By Rania Combs.

http://www.texaswillsandtrustslaw.com
  • Jan 11

    Can Proceeds of Insurance Policy be Seized to Pay Debts of an Estate?

    Can Proceeds of Insurance Policy be Seized to Pay Debts of an Estate?
    After you die, your estate is responsible for your debts. Creditors can make claims against your probate estate for what you owe. Assets such as life insurance proceeds, IRAs and other qualified plans are non-probate assets. They pass to the…
  • Dec 23

    Wishing You Peace

    Wishing You Peace
    As the year draws to a close, I have a lot for which to be thankful: My greatest joy is my family, and I am thankful for the opportunity to be a wife, mother, daughter, sister, and aunt to amazing people I love more than I could ever express.…
  • Dec 15

    What are the Mental Requirements for Making a Will?

    What are the Mental Requirements for Making a Will?
    A concerned daughter contacted me. Her mother’s Will was outdated, and needed to be updated. She has been wanting to make changes for years, but getting this done now seems more pressing. Her mother is experiencing health issues,…
Rank this Week: 288

Texas Debt Suit Defense 101

Texas Debt Suit Defense 101

Covers credit card and other debt suit litigation in Texas from the defense side, including substantive legal and evidentiary issues, and comparative analysis of pleadings, legal theories, and litigation strategy. By Wolfgang Demino.

http://debt-suit-litigation-in-texas.blogspot.com
Rank this Week: 310

The Supreme Court of Texas blog

The Supreme Court of Texas blog

Covers pending cases and new decisions that will shape Texas law. By Don Cruse.

http://www.scotxblog.com
Rank this Week: 325

The Kielich Law Firm Blog

The Kielich Law Firm Blog

Covers employment law, personal injury and family law issues related to Texas and federal law.

http://kielichlawfirm.com/blog
  • Feb 16

    Spousal support in Texa

    Spousal support in Texa
    There is no guarantee of alimony or spousal maintenance in a Texas divorce. Texas, like many states, changed its family relations laws (our Texas Family Code) in recent decades to curb the power of family court judges in Fort Worth, Dallas,…
  • Feb 8

    7 Tips for Taking FMLA Leave — Fort Worth Employment Attorney

    7 Tips for Taking FMLA Leave — Fort Worth Employment Attorney
    Most of my work with clients involves helping clients after they have sought FMLA leave and the employer has already violated their FMLA rights but it’s equally as important that employees understand how to properly exercise their…
  • Feb 1

    Enforcing child support with child support liens and QDROs with Bedford Divorce Attorney

    Enforcing child support with child support liens and QDROs with Bedford Divorce Attorney
    Unpaid child support is a serious problems for many families where the child support may be the difference between keeping food on the table or lights on in the home. Enforcing child support in court can be a challenge when the child support…
Rank this Week: 427

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Justin T. Surginer.

http://jtslegal.com/blog/
  • Dec 2

    Busted for Driving while High: What’s Going to Happen?

    Busted for Driving while High: What’s Going to Happen?
    It’s not like drinking, is it? After all, you don’t feel out of control, you’re perfectly able to walk and—depending on your substance of choice—your head may actually be clearer than it is when you’re…
  • Nov 25

    What Happens If I Am Busted for Buying a Minor Alcohol?

    What Happens If I Am Busted for Buying a Minor Alcohol?
    Busted! Not a word you want to hear, but one that can happen very easily if you’re caught buying alcohol for someone under age—even if you didn’t realize they were under age. So, in all good faith you picked up a purchase…
  • Nov 21

    My Friend Is Drinking in My Car: Am I Breaking Any Laws?

    My Friend Is Drinking in My Car: Am I Breaking Any Laws?
    Texas laws are sneaky. Yes, it’s legal for a passenger to drink in your car—as long as it isn’t alcohol. Yes, it’s legal for him to drink alcohol as long as your car is a taxi (and, presumably, you’re a…
Rank this Week: 318

Dallas Fort Worth Injury Lawyer…

Dallas Fort Worth Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical licensing, medical malpractice and nursing home abuse. By Dr. Shezad Malik Law Firm.

http://www.dallasfortworthinjurylawyer.com/
  • Jan 13

    DePuy Pinnacle Metal on Metal Hip Texas Trial

    DePuy Pinnacle Metal on Metal Hip Texas Trial
    DePuy Pinnacle metal on metal hip Texas trial update. A federal jury in Dallas recently ordered Johnson & Johnson (J&J) and its DePuy Orthopaedics subsidiary unit to pay more than $1 billion to six plaintiffs who claimed that they…
  • Jan 12

    Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer 2017 Update

    Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer 2017 Update
    I am providing this timely update for women who have succumbed to talcum powder linked ovarian cancer . Talcum powder ovarian cancer. Medical research and jurors have found talcum powder ovarian cancer link. Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer link…
  • Dec 9

    Atrium C-Qur Hernia Mesh Lawsuit claim repair patch Injurie

    Atrium C-Qur Hernia Mesh Lawsuit claim repair patch Injurie
    Atrium C-Qur Mesh hernia mesh lawsuits claim repair patch injuries, according to  allegations in many personal injury and product liability lawsuits. There are several Atrium C-Qur hernia mesh lawsuits filed in federal courts nationwide.…
Rank this Week: 789

Dallas Auto Accident Attorneys…

Dallas Auto Accident Attorneys Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury law. By Reyes Browne Reilley Law Firm.

http://www.angelreyesblog.com/
  • Jan 12

    Apple Sued by Family of 5 Year Old Killed by Driver Using FaceTime Behind The Wheel

    Apple Sued by Family of 5 Year Old Killed by Driver Using FaceTime Behind The Wheel
    The family of a girl who was killed when the car she was in was rear-ended by a driver using his iPhone’s Facetime app has sued not only the driver, but also Apple. The family says iPhones should disable video and other distracting apps…
  • Jan 10

    California’s New Law Strives to Stop Distracted Driving

    California’s New Law Strives to Stop Distracted Driving
    Investigators said a 19-year-old driver was texting before getting in an accident involving two school buses and a tractor-trailer near Gray Summit, Mo., in 2010. Credit Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, via Associated Press Thousands of…
  • Jan 5

    Do We Ever Stop And Think, “Wait. But Limos Don’t Have Seat Belts…”

    Do We Ever Stop And Think, “Wait. But Limos Don’t Have Seat Belts…”
    Eight young women out on a tour of Long Island wineries had both safety and comfort in mind when they booked a stretch limousine for their pre-wedding celebration in the summer of 2015. But four of them died and two were severely injured when…
Rank this Week: 781

Health Law Pulse

Health Law Pulse

Covers healthcare enforcement and regulations. By Norton Rose Fulbright.

http://www.thehealthlawpulse.com/
Rank this Week: 754

Stock Broker Fraud Blog

Stock Broker Fraud Blog

Covers broker fraud, investor fraud, marketing timing, and securities fraud. By Shepherd Smith Edwards & Kantas.

http://www.stockbrokerfraudblog.com/
Rank this Week: 438

Energy & the Law

Energy & the Law

Covers energy policy, eminent domain, hydraulic fracturing, and royalty disputes. By Looper Reed & McGraw P.C.

http://www.energyandthelaw.com
  • Jan 10

    The Constructive Notice Doctrine in Action

    The Constructive Notice Doctrine in Action
    Posted by Charles Sartain Today’s “pay attention” edition begins with a quiz. What is the most important thing to read carefully: a. Speed limit sign in small-town (insert name of Southern state). b. Itinerary for…
  • Jan 4

    2016 – A Bad Year For Bad Guys in Energy

    2016 – A Bad Year For Bad Guys in Energy
    Posted by Charles Sartain Let’s look back at a cavalcade of crooks, criminals and miscreants who met up with justice in 2016.  We do it to be reminded of the others who will be lurking in the 2017…
  • Dec 28

    Have You Reviewed Your Lease Maintenance Processes Lately?

    Have You Reviewed Your Lease Maintenance Processes Lately?
    Posted by Charles Sartain You might conclude that the but-for-the-grace-of-God-that-could-be-me nightmare presented in In re: RPH Capital Partners is instructive only for lawyers. If so, you would be mistaken. The lesson: If you…
Rank this Week: 728

Texas Divorce Lawyer Blog

Texas Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By Lyttle Law Firm, PLLC.

http://www.texasdivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 9

    5 Ways to Handle Electronic Data During a Divorce

    5 Ways to Handle Electronic Data During a Divorce
    Divorces are intrinsically very tricky situations. At a time where most, if not all people, rely heavily on electronic data and communications, this added dimension throws in some extra challenges for couples facing divorce, as well as the…
  • Jan 4

    Texas Republican Aiming for Tougher Divorce Proce

    Texas Republican Aiming for Tougher Divorce Proce
    It’s not exactly a secret that Texas Republicans have taken a hard line stance on issues such as bathroom laws, abortion, and Planned Parenthood among many others. Now, the Texas GOP seems to be turning its sights on another social…
  • Jan 4

    Texas Republican Aiming for Tougher Divorce Proce

    Texas Republican Aiming for Tougher Divorce Proce
    It’s not exactly a secret that Texas Republicans have taken a hard line stance on issues such as bathroom laws, abortion, and Planned Parenthood among many others. Now, the Texas GOP seems to be turning its sights on another social…
Rank this Week: 828

Bank Lawyer's Blog

Bank Lawyer's Blog

Covers accounting/auditing, commercial lending, credit unions, electronic banking, privacy, RESPA and stocks. By Kevin Funnell.

http://www.banklawyersblog.com/3_bank_lawyers/
  • Jan 8

    Warren Pursues a Non-Solution

    Warren Pursues a Non-Solution
    Now that Massachusetts has joined the eight states that allow recreational marijuana sales and use, Senator Elizabeth "Trail of Tears" Warren has decided to hound FinCEN about updating its 2014 guidance to financial institutions who…
  • Jan 2

    The Law Enforcement Entry Barrier

    The Law Enforcement Entry Barrier
    An article in the Yahoo News (reprinting a French newspaper article) (H/T Housingwire) describes the US as the world's bank cop when it comes to punishing the bad behavior of the world's biggest banks. Handing out multibillion-dollar fines…
  • Dec 18

    A Community Banker Battles "Bah, Humbug!"

    A Community Banker Battles "Bah, Humbug!"
    It's the Christmas season, and the blog will be off the air until after the holidays, to the relief of some, and perhaps many. On the way out the door, why not leave you with a story out of West...
Rank this Week: 572

Data Protection Report

Data Protection Report

Covers global privacy, data protection and cybersecurity regulatory and litigation environment. By Norton Rose Fulbright.

http://www.dataprotectionreport.com/
  • Jan 5

    FDA Issues Final Guidance on Postmarket Medical Device Cybersecurity

    FDA Issues Final Guidance on Postmarket Medical Device Cybersecurity
    On December 28, 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released final guidance on the management of cybersecurity vulnerabilities for marketed and distributed medical devices.  The guidance establishes a risk-based approach…
  • Dec 28

    Identifying and Mitigating Data Privacy Risks in Vendor Contract

    Identifying and Mitigating Data Privacy Risks in Vendor Contract
    Norton Rose Fulbright has teamed up with the global risk advisory company Willis Towers Watson to help provide their clients with the information they need to manage data privacy risks.  In Willis Towers Watson’s Winter 2016 Cyber…
  • Dec 27

    Enhanced Competency Framework on Cybersecurity

    Enhanced Competency Framework on Cybersecurity
    On 19 December 2016, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (“HKMA”) announced the launch of the Enhanced Competency Framework on Cybersecurity (“ECF-C”). The ECF-C is a cybersecurity module that runs in parallel with…
Rank this Week: 763

Mendel Law Firm Blog

Mendel Law Firm Blog

Covers estate planning.

http://www.mendellawfirm.com/blog/
  • Dec 20

    Why A Successor Trustee Is Important

    Why A Successor Trustee Is Important
    If you are considering the addition of a trust agreement to your estate plan you will need to make a number of important decisions should you decide to create a trust. Deciding who to appoint as the Trustee of your trust is one of those…
  • Dec 13

    Why Should Incapacity Planning Be Included in Your Estate Plan?

    Why Should Incapacity Planning Be Included in Your Estate Plan?
    A comprehensive estate plan should do far more than simply provide a roadmap for the distribution of your estate assets after your death. Components such as tax and probate avoidance, special needs planning, or retirement planning can easily…
  • Dec 6

    Under a Power of Attorney Can an Agent Make Gifts on Your Behalf?

    Under a Power of Attorney Can an Agent Make Gifts on Your Behalf?
    A power of attorney is a commonly used legal document, often included in a comprehensive estate plan. When used properly, a power of attorney, or POA, can be a beneficial addition to your estate plan. Unfortunately, people often execute a POA…
Rank this Week: 569

Texas Bankruptcy Blog

Texas Bankruptcy Blog

By Fears Nachawati Law Firm.

http://www.txbankruptcyblog.com
  • Oct 18

    Fears Nachawati Signs Former NFL Star Player Mel Gray in Concussion Related Case

    Fears Nachawati Signs Former NFL Star Player Mel Gray in Concussion Related Case
     Fears Nachawati is proudly representing former NFL players and their families in the tragic cases of CTE and other concussion related injuries. Mel Gray, 12 year NFL veteran of the St. Louis Cardinals, is the newest player to be…
  • Oct 4

    Fears Nachawati Attorney Selected to 2016 Super Lawyers List

    Fears Nachawati Attorney Selected to 2016 Super Lawyers List
     Fears Nachawati Law Firm is proud to announce that Partner Majed Nachawati has been selected to the 2016 Texas Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by receive this honor.…
  • Sep 7

    Fears | Nachawati Represents Tornado Victims Suing Over Their Demolished Home

    Fears | Nachawati Represents Tornado Victims Suing Over Their Demolished Home
    Fears | Nachawati represents the victimized homeowners against Nabors, a demolition company that recklessly tore down the wrong home after the Rowlett tornado. We will hold the company accountable after its refusal to right the wrong. See…
Rank this Week: 902

Houston's Clear Thinkers

Houston's Clear Thinkers

Observations on developments in law, business, medicine, culture, sports, and other matters of general interest to the Houston business, professional, and academic communities. Published by Houston attorney Tom Kirkendall.

http://blog.kir.com/
  • Sep 26

    My Favorite Arnold Palmer Story

    My Favorite Arnold Palmer Story
    Arnold Palmer, one of the iconic figures of our time, died on Sunday at the age of 87. Palmer’s story is truly remarkable. Charismatic and dashing, Arnie burst on to the national scene in the mid-1950’s just as the age ……
  • Jan 27

    The Astrodome as a . . . garage?

    The Astrodome as a . . . garage?
    Really? This is what over a decade of Astrodome redevelopment plans have come to? The Astrogarage? That’s not exactly the stuff of grand legacies. So, here is my unsolicited advice for County leaders. Rather than continuing to waste…
  • Jan 7

    A Day in the Life of a Texas Neurosurgeon

    A Day in the Life of a Texas Neurosurgeon
Rank this Week: 923

Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys…

Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys Blawg

Covers drug recalls, defective products, auto accidents, trucking accidents, settlements, safety tips, new laws and regulations.

http://thomasjhenrylaw.com/blawg/
Rank this Week: 584

Military Veterans' Lawyer Blog

Military Veterans' Lawyer Blog

Covers veterans affairs, consumer law, and other legal topics catering to U.S. military veterans. By the Law Offices of Robert B. Goss, P.C.

http://www.militaryveteranlawyer.com/
  • Jan 12

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take
    Learn the one important step all active-duty military should take to ensure full benefits compensation for themselves and their families. The post The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take appeared first on Military…
  • Jan 12

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take

    The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take
    Learn the one important step all active-duty military should take to ensure full benefits compensation for themselves and their families. The post The One Simple Step All Active-Duty Military Personnel Should Take appeared first on Military…
  • Jan 5

    Robert B. Goss Designated “Master Advocate” by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy

    Robert B. Goss Designated “Master Advocate” by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy
    An experienced trial advocate can assist you if your legal matter goes to court. Robert B. Goss, founder of the Law Office of Robert B. Goss, P.C. recently received the National Institute for Trial Advocacy "Master Advocate" award. Find out…
Rank this Week: 771

The Dallas Divorce Blog

The Dallas Divorce Blog

Unravels the tangled world of Divorce and Family Law in Texas. By Chris Schmiedeke.

http://chrislawyerblog.com
  • Oct 2

    Residency Restriction in Texa

    Residency Restriction in Texa
    One of the most common issues that arise in family law matters is the residency restriction the Courts in Texas impose. Today I wanted to offer a few notes or tips on the residency restriction in Texas. A residency restriction is a court…
  • Oct 1

    Texas Standard Possession Order for October 2015

    Texas Standard Possession Order for October 2015
    Welcome to October!  Fall is here, sort of.  A quick post here on the relevant dates for the Texas Standard Possession Order: Weekend visits this month: Friday, October 2 (1st) Friday, October 16 (3rd) Friday, October 30 ((5th) yes…
  • Sep 18

    How do I……?

    How do I……?
    Welcome to my blog.  There are a number of things you can do to poke around.  See that “super tags widget” over to the right?  You can click on any one of those subjects and it will pull up all the posts that…
Rank this Week: 844

Church Law Group Blog

Church Law Group Blog

Focuses on all aspects of law related to churches, ministries and ministry-related nonprofit organizations. By Anthony & Middlebrook, P.C.

http://churchlawgroup.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 857

Immigration & Deportation Law

Immigration & Deportation Law

Covers trends in immigration law with a focus on deportation litigation. By Isaul Verdin.

http://deportlaw.blogspot.com/
  • Feb 5

    Fifth Circuit Vacates Silva-Trevino

    Fifth Circuit Vacates Silva-Trevino
    Immigrant rights advocateshave reason to celebrate!  In a move long hoped for by immigration attorneys in Texas, Louisiana, and Mississippi, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit joined four other circuit courts in holding that…
  • Feb 3

    How to Handle an ICE Hold – A Guide for Detained Immigrant

    How to Handle an ICE Hold – A Guide for Detained Immigrant
    “ICE HOLD.”  If you are not a U.S. citizen, this is probably the scariest thing to see on your arrest paperwork.  However, with the right information, you can know the best way to handle an ICE hold following arrest for…
  • Feb 3

    How To Get A Green Card Through Your Family Member

    How To Get A Green Card Through Your Family Member
    You may be eligible to get a green card if you are an an immediate relative of a U.S. citizen.  An immediate relative of a U.S. citizen is any spouse, unmarried child under the age of 21, or parent of a U.S. citizen (provided…
Rank this Week: 454

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals…

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals blog

Covers the court of last resort on Texas criminal matters. By R. J. MacReady.

http://www.txccablog.com/
  • Jun 2

    Today's Opinions (or lack thereof) - 6/2/10

    Today's Opinions (or lack thereof) - 6/2/10
    The CCA handed down a number of orders denying habeas corpus relief and a few unpublished opinions. Still no Dobbs.
  • May 26

    Fist Full of Meyers - Today's Opinions - 5/26/10

    Fist Full of Meyers - Today's Opinions - 5/26/10
    The CCA handed down orders and opinions in a number of cases. They handed down published opinions, featuring Judge Meyers prominently, in the following cases:
  • May 26

    Case Summary - Douglas Michael Hubert v. State

    Case Summary - Douglas Michael Hubert v. State
    Douglas Hubert was on parole and living with his grandfather when his grandfather called Hubert's parole officer to report that Hubert had violated numerous conditions of his parole, including possessing a firearm. Hubert's parole officer…
Rank this Week: 793

Versus Texas: A Criminal Law Blog…

Versus Texas: A Criminal Law Blog by Texas Defense Attorneys

Covers federal and state criminal law issues that come up during police stops all the way through sentencing. By Varghese Summersett PLLC.

https://versustexas.com/blog
  • Jan 15

    Court Appointed Attorneys in Texas | Should you use a court-appointed attorney?

    Court Appointed Attorneys in Texas | Should you use a court-appointed attorney?
    Court Appointed Attorneys Every person charged with a crime in the United States has a constitutional right to an attorney. The Texas Legislature also passed the Fair Defense Act to aid in delivering indigent defense. Criminal defense…
  • Jan 12

    85th Texas Legislature: Fast Facts and Bills to Watch

    85th Texas Legislature: Fast Facts and Bills to Watch
    The 85th Texas Legislature gaveled into session this week in Austin after a year and a half break, and lawmakers have their work cut out for them. More than 1300 bills have already been filed and more are coming. In an effort to cut through…
  • Jan 9

    Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting: Is Flying with Firearms Legal?

    Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting: Is Flying with Firearms Legal?
    The tragic shooting at the Fort Lauderdale Airport last week left many wondering how the gunman got a weapon into the airport in the first place. The answer is simple: He checked it in his baggage — legally. While individuals are…
Rank this Week: 2002

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

By Varghese, Summersett & Smith, PLLC.

https://www.versustexas.com/blog/
  • Jan 15

    Court Appointed Attorneys in Texas | Should you use a court-appointed attorney?

    Court Appointed Attorneys in Texas | Should you use a court-appointed attorney?
    Court Appointed Attorneys Every person charged with a crime in the United States has a constitutional right to an attorney. The Texas Legislature also passed the Fair Defense Act to aid in delivering indigent defense. Criminal defense…
  • Jan 12

    85th Texas Legislature: Fast Facts and Bills to Watch

    85th Texas Legislature: Fast Facts and Bills to Watch
    The 85th Texas Legislature gaveled into session this week in Austin after a year and a half break, and lawmakers have their work cut out for them. More than 1300 bills have already been filed and more are coming. In an effort to cut through…
  • Jan 9

    Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting: Is Flying with Firearms Legal?

    Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting: Is Flying with Firearms Legal?
    The tragic shooting at the Fort Lauderdale Airport last week left many wondering how the gunman got a weapon into the airport in the first place. The answer is simple: He checked it in his baggage — legally. While individuals are…
Rank this Week: 1958

North Texas Legal News

North Texas Legal News

Covers Texas business law. By Leiza Dolghih.

http://northtexaslegalnews.com/
  • Jan 15

    Why Trade Secrets Protection is Even More Important in the Strong Economy

    Why Trade Secrets Protection is Even More Important in the Strong Economy
    It is a well-known fact that when the economy improves, employee mobility rises as well. The most valuable employees – those with a specialized skill set and many years of experience in a particular industry – tend to stay…
  • Jan 4

    Non-Compete and Confidentiality Issues to Watch in 2017

    Non-Compete and Confidentiality Issues to Watch in 2017
    In 2016, there have been some major developments involving confidentiality and non-compete agreements law, which are likely to have some repercussions in 2017. Here’s a summary of the most important issues that companies…
  • Dec 12

    Will Ban the Non-Competes Movement Lose Its Momentum During the Trump Administration?

    Will Ban the Non-Competes Movement Lose Its Momentum During the Trump Administration?
    It’s no secret that the Obama administration made a push, especially towards the end, towards limiting the use of non-compete agreements by employers around the country. The White House commissioned not one but two reports on this…
Rank this Week: 2529

Law School Academic Support Blog

Law School Academic Support Blog

Edited by Rebecca Flanagan, Amy Jarmon, Daniel Weddle, Myra Orlen, Alex Ruskell, Bonnie Stepleton and Lisa Young.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/academic_support/
  • Jan 15

    Reminder: Associate Director of Bar Services Position at Duquesne

    Reminder: Associate Director of Bar Services Position at Duquesne
    Associate Director of Bar Services Faculty Posting Date: November 2, 2016 To Apply: apply.interfolio.com/39174 Duquesne University School of Law invites applications for the position of Associate Director of Bar Services, a hybrid academic…
  • Jan 14

    Carolinas Colloquium - Call for Proposal

    Carolinas Colloquium - Call for Proposal
    See the attached PDF for more information: Download 2017 Carolinas Colloquium Call for Proposals.
  • Jan 13

    Call for Proposals Deadline for AASE Extended to January 18th.

    Call for Proposals Deadline for AASE Extended to January 18th.
    The 2017 Association of Academic Support Educators (AASE) Conference is set for May 23-25, 2017, at Texas A&M School of Law in Fort Worth, Texas. The conference presents a wonderful opportunity to expand and enhance your professional…
Rank this Week: 4421

Accident on 80

Accident on 80

Covers injury and accident law. By Guest and Gray Law Firm.

http://www.accidenton80.com/
  • Jan 13

    Collision with 18-Wheeler on I-20 Leaves Driver Injured

    Collision with 18-Wheeler on I-20 Leaves Driver Injured
    Via inForney.com, a driver was injured early Friday morning when the driver’s vehicle struck the back of the 18 wheeler, causing significant damages to the driver’s vehicle. The accident happened around 3:22 am near the…
  • Jan 10

    FC Dallas Player Struck By Car, Suffers Three Fractured Vertebrae

    FC Dallas Player Struck By Car, Suffers Three Fractured Vertebrae
    (credit: espnfc.com) Ryan Hollingshead, FC Dallas midfielder, suffered three cervical vertebrae fractures and will remain in a neck cast for 6-8 weeks after being struck by a vehicle this past Friday, according to espnfc.com. According to the…
  • Jan 10

    FC Dallas Player Struck By Car, Suffers Three Fractured Vertebrae

    FC Dallas Player Struck By Car, Suffers Three Fractured Vertebrae
    (credit: espnfc.com) Ryan Hollingshead, FC Dallas midfielder, suffered three cervical vertebrae fractures and will remain in a neck cast for 6-8 weeks after being struck by a vehicle this past Friday, according to espnfc.com. According to the…
Rank this Week: 2001

Texas Trial Lawyers Blog

Texas Trial Lawyers Blog

Covers personal injury cases. By Baumgartner Law Firm.

http://www.texastriallawyers.com/blog
  • Jan 13

    COURT UPHOLDS VERBAL SETTLEMENT IN RECORDED TELEPHONE STATEMENT

    COURT UPHOLDS VERBAL SETTLEMENT IN RECORDED TELEPHONE STATEMENT
          Another reason that people who try to handle their own personal injury claims get burned is illustrated in the case of Windell Gilbert Vs. Cherish Fitz from Read More The post COURT UPHOLDS VERBAL SETTLEMENT IN RECORDED…
  • Dec 22

    HOW TO MAXIMIZE PERSONAL INJURY MONEY

    HOW TO MAXIMIZE PERSONAL INJURY MONEY
        Here are seven tips for maximizing your personal injury compensation after an accident.   1). Document the Accident   Whenever possible, it is best to obtain as many Read More The post HOW TO MAXIMIZE PERSONAL INJURY…
  • Dec 7

    Insurance Issues in Uber Accident

    Insurance Issues in Uber Accident
      If you are seriously injured in an accident with an Uber driver, determining which insurance policy applies, will be a first step in your case.   Determining which policy Read More The post Insurance Issues in Uber Accidents…
Rank this Week: 5000

Fort Worth Injury Attorney Blog

Fort Worth Injury Attorney Blog

Features accident news, traffic laws, and personal injury verdicts and settlements. By William K. Berenson.

http://www.fortworthinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Jan 13

    Good News: Zeke Not Hurt and Won’t Need Injury Lawyer, But Will You If You Are In Crash?

    Good News: Zeke Not Hurt and Won’t Need Injury Lawyer, But Will You If You Are In Crash?
    Photo courtesy of TMZ Sports The Cowboys just need to win two games to play in Super Bowl LI in Houston. But Sunday’s game against the Packers and the following week against either Seattle or Atlanta will be tough. That’s why…
  • Jan 11

    Dallas Lawsuit Claims Uber and Honda Caused Catastrophic Injury To Young Woman

    Dallas Lawsuit Claims Uber and Honda Caused Catastrophic Injury To Young Woman
    Image from WFAA People who call for an Uber and get into a Honda van are sometimes making a tragic mistake. A 24-year-old college student from University Park is now a quadriplegic due to a horrific crash in Dallas a year ago. Sarah Milburn…
  • Jan 9

    Texting While Driving Solution: Hold Phone Maker Liable For Crashes Caused?

    Texting While Driving Solution: Hold Phone Maker Liable For Crashes Caused?
    Two Texas-Based Lawsuits Attempt Uphill Battle Texting from behind the wheel has reached epidemic proportions, with 53% of drivers admitting to this dangerous practice in a recent poll. Don’t think this is a problem? More than 35,000…
Rank this Week: 4888

State Bar of Texas Blog

State Bar of Texas Blog

Features Texas lawyers and legal professionals. By the State Bar of Texas.

http://blog.texasbar.com/
  • Jan 13

    Free legal clinic for Richmond-area veterans upcoming

    Free legal clinic for Richmond-area veterans upcoming
    Veterans or spouses of veterans in need of legal guidance can visit a free clinic from 9 a.m. to noon January 21 at the Richmond VA Outpatient Clinic, 22001 Southwest Freeway, Suite 200. No appointment is necessary. At the clinic,…
  • Jan 11

    Dallas volunteer attorneys host free small business legal clinic

    Dallas volunteer attorneys host free small business legal clinic
    The Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP) will hold a free small business legal clinic this month for Dallas County residents who meet certain financial guidelines. The clinic, which will be held at 5 p.m. Jan. 19 at Grace United…
  • Jan 9

    Sponsored Content: 11 Online Security Tips for 2017

    Sponsored Content: 11 Online Security Tips for 2017
    2017 is just underway, and with it a multitude of new online threats. From viruses and spyware to hacking and identity theft, these online threats can pose a serious problem to you, your law firm, and your clients. For this reason, it’s…
Rank this Week: 4455

Kraft Elder Law Blog

Kraft Elder Law Blog

Covers elder law issues.

http://www.kraftelderlaw.com/blog/
  • Jan 13

    Mylan Overcharged Medicaid for Years on EpiPen

    Mylan Overcharged Medicaid for Years on EpiPen
    Bloomberg News reports that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said that Mylan NV has “for years overcharged the U.S. Medicaid health program to buy its EpiPen shot…despite being told that it needed to give…
  • Jan 12

    FDA Strengthens Warning on Labels of Two Diabetes Drugs to Reflect Risk of Acute Kidney Injurie

    FDA Strengthens Warning on Labels of Two Diabetes Drugs to Reflect Risk of Acute Kidney Injurie
    MedPage Today reports that “the FDA is strengthening a warning on the labels of two diabetes drugs to reflect risk of acute kidney injuries.” The “new labels for the two sodium-glucose transport 2 (SGLT-2) drugs –…
  • Jan 11

    HHS OIG: Too Much Delay in FDA Food Recall Proce

    HHS OIG: Too Much Delay in FDA Food Recall Proce
    NBC Nightly News reported, “An urgent food safety alert has federal food safety inspectors on the defensive tonight.” ABC World News Tonight reported, “A government review has now found that the FDA took too…
Rank this Week: 3251

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Brett A. Podolsky.

http://brettpodolsky.com/blog
  • Jan 13

    Texas Public Urination: Take a Leak & Register as a Sex Offender

    Texas Public Urination: Take a Leak & Register as a Sex Offender
    Dealing With a Charge of Public Urination in Texas It happens too often in the state of Texas. A few friends need to use the bathroom. Every place nearby only lets someone who is a patron use their facilities. A decision is made to relieve…
  • Jan 11

    What Does It Mean If a Protective Order Has Been Filed Against Me?

    What Does It Mean If a Protective Order Has Been Filed Against Me?
    Movie dramatizations often make protective orders seem like magical orders that immediately strip alleged abusers of their rights and freedoms. In reality, protective orders take time to instate and respondents (the accused) can take certain…
  • Dec 28

    Aggravated Sexual Assault in Texas: Laws and Penaltie

    Aggravated Sexual Assault in Texas: Laws and Penaltie
    Understanding Aggravated Sexual Assault in Texas The Texas Penal Code has an independent definition for aggravated sexual assault that is separate from sexual assault or aggravated assault. Although aggravated assault is an independent…
Rank this Week: 1652

Internet, Information Technology…

Internet, Information Technology and e-Discovery Blog

Covers IT and internet legal issues. By Peter S. Vogel.

http://www.vogelitlawblog.com
  • Jan 13

    Cyber challenge to secure IoT home device

    Cyber challenge to secure IoT home device
    The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) “it is challenging the public to create an innovative tool that will help protect consumers from security vulnerabilities in the software of home devices connected to the Internet of…
  • Jan 10

    New email law which gives employees an after hour a ‘right to disconnect’ – good or bad idea?

    New email law which gives employees an after hour a ‘right to disconnect’ – good or bad idea?
    Computerworld reported that the “French law took effect Jan. 1 and requires firms with more than 50 employees to negotiate a “disconnection” rule governing after-hour and vacation communications.”  The January 6,…
  • Jan 6

    BIG SURPRISE! – Fraud and identity theft a real problem for online dating sites!

    BIG SURPRISE! – Fraud and identity theft a real problem for online dating sites!
    The FBI announced that “John Edward Taylor allegedly trolled dating websites to find unsuspecting women for his ‘romance’ scam, designed to steal their money.”  The January 3, 2017 FBI news release entitled…
Rank this Week: 3840

Baker & Associates Bankruptcy Blog

Baker & Associates Bankruptcy Blog

Texas bankruptcy news and information.

http://www.bakerassociates.net/bankruptcy-blog/
  • Jan 12

    Managing Student Loan Debt

    Managing Student Loan Debt
    There is no doubt that Gen X and Millennials now face a greater source of debt than prior generations. The student loan debt problem is a real burden among young adults today. The effects are far reaching, poisoning their take home pay and…
  • Jan 10

    Managing Medical Debt

    Managing Medical Debt
    Medical bills are one of the leading causes of Houston bankruptcy filings. Medical debt plagues the chronically ill and elderly at greater rates than the average family who is also struggling to pay for healthcare premiums and costs. There…
  • Jan 5

    Managing Credit Card Debt

    Managing Credit Card Debt
    40% of all households carry some sort of credit card debt. The average American household debt is around $5,700, and the average for households that continuously carry a balance on their accounts is $16,048. An even more shocking statistic is…
Rank this Week: 1659