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  • What You Need to Know About “No Refusal” This Labor Day

    … a red light, speeding, or swerving in traffic is sufficient for the officer to decide to pull a driver over. A Texas motorist suspected of driving while intoxicated is usually asked to submit to breathalyzer teFsting to record his or her blood alcohol concentration (BAC). If the result is 0.08 percent or above, this is a positive result…

    The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 17 readers -
  • 2 Texas Eagle Scouts Electrocuted after Boat Strikes Power Lines

    … while the Scout leader performed CPR before game wardens arrived at about 2:00 p.m. Thomas was later transported via air ambulance to a hospital in Shreveport in critical condition. Commentary This situation is beyond belief, and our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected by this tragic event. While the Texas Parks and Wildlife…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 16 readers -
  • New Texas Law Targets Bad Nursing Homes

    … Homes The state of Texas is quickly losing its tolerance for errors and abuse committed in long-term care facilities, and lawmakers are finally stepping up to address this serious issue. While similar bills failed to pass during Texas’ last legislative session, this year, the Texas Senate passed Senate Bill 932 unanimously by a vote of 31-0…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 18 readers -
  • Eye Damage Caused by Cataract Surgery

    …Have you suffered from vision loss, blindness or other eye problems following cataract surgery in Dallas-Fort Worth? Several patients who underwent routine cataract surgery at Key-Whitman Eye Center this year are now suffering from partial or complete blindness as a result. If you’ve suffered a similar injury, call our Dallas attorneys at 1-877-405…

    Rasansky Law Firm- 18 readers -
  • Directory Listings Are A Law Firm’s Best Friend

    …. Even though this may be a bother for attorneys, this means Justia listings are of a better quality as a whole, and this is attractive both to search engines and to users looking for a lawyer. State Bar Websites – The State Bar of Texas has a user-friendly website for people looking for lawyers. While lawyer profiles are short and only contain basic…

    Stacey E Burke Blog- 16 readers -
  • Skepticism from the Heartland

    … Last week we reported on the initial efforts to apply the Supreme Court’s opinion in TC Heartland, with particular interest in what impact that case may end up having on the business of patent litigation in the Eastern District of Texas. As we noted, on first read, TC Heartland seemed to herald the end of the kind of forum–shopping that enabled…

    Stacy Stitham/ Brann & Isaacson- 11 readers -
  • The Different Types of White-Collar Crime Laws in Texas

    … crimes cost the U.S. government more than $300 billion each year. Government authorities usually seek to charge individuals for their white-collar crimes but, in some cases, it may proceed to sanction corporate entities for these offenses. If convicted of a white-collar crime, the offender faces restitution, fines, paying for costs related…

    The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 9 readers -
  • Clavicle Fracture Birth Injuries

    …Did your newborn suffer a broken clavicle due to malpractice? A clavicle (collarbone) fracture is one of the most-common types of birth injuries. If a doctor or nurse’s negligence led to such an injury, your family may be owed compensation. Broken Collarbone Birth Injuries While a broken collarbone is not always the direct result of negligence…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 13 readers -
  • Texas Welcomes TC Heartland

    … What does the Supreme Court opinion in TC Heartland mean for the business of patent litigation in Texas—particularly the Eastern District of Texas? On first read, TC Heartland seemed to herald the end of the kind of forum–shopping that enabled the Eastern District of Texas to land 40% of all newly filed patent cases. The courts have now begun…

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 12 readers -
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