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  • February
    14 2019

    After an Accident & Injuries, How Much Time Do I Have to File a Claim?

    When you’ve been hurt by someone else’s negligence, you may have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit to seek compensation for your injuries, suffering, and losses. While various factors can impact whether you have a valid claim, one of the key elements is when you file your case. That’s because Texas law sets […]

  • February
    12 2019

    Your Recovery Options If You’re Hurt In a Crash Caused by an Uninsured Driver

    More than 14 percent of Texas motorists are uninsured. 1 That means that at least 1 in every 7 drivers in Texas is on the road without any auto insurance coverage. So what happens if one of those uninsured drivers causes a car crash that hurts you? If you have uninsured/underinsured motorist (UM/UIM) coverage as […]

  • February
    07 2019

    Can a Minor Who Is Injured in an Accident File a Lawsuit?

    Minors harmed by others’ negligence may have legal claims, but they do not have the legal authority under Texas law to file that claim alone. Instead, their case will have to be initiated and pursued by someone who does have that legal authority, namely a trusted party who is at least 18 years old. This […]

  • February
    06 2019

    First Deadly Scooter Accident in Austin Claims the Life of an Irish Foreign Exchange Student

    Just before 1 a.m. on Friday, February 1st, a 21-year-old Irish exchange student at the University of Texas at Austin was killed in the city’s first recorded fatal scooter accident. According to investigators, the student was riding a Lime scooter, going northbound in the southbound lane on North Interstate 35 (I-35). He was reportedly hit […]

  • February
    05 2019

    How Texas Courts Determine Liability in Personal Injury Lawsuits

    Fault is a lynchpin in personal injury cases, impacting who is liable for the harm and damages caused by an accident and how much compensation the victims are entitled to receive. When questions of fault and liability arise in these cases, state laws dictate how they are resolved. In Texas, these questions are addressed by […]