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What is the process for personal injury cases in Texas?

Personal Injury

What is the process for personal injury cases in Texas?

  Thousands of injury accidents happen in Texas every year. According to the 2018 Annual Statistical Report from the Texas Judicial Branch, 50,623 new motor vehicle injury and damages cases were filed in the state between Sept. 1, 2017, and Aug. 31, 2018. In addition to the newly filed car accident lawsuits, there were 1,098 […]

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December 10, 2018
How to Prove Fault in a Distracted Driving Case

Car Accidents, Distracted Driving, Personal Injury

How to Prove Fault in a Distracted Driving Case

If you were injured in an accident caused by a distracted driver and need a little guidance, you are not alone. Distracted drivers killed more than 3,000 people in 2016 and injured many more. You have a right to seek compensation for your medical bills and the other expenses related to your incident, but you […]

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November 28, 2018
How long do I have to file a Back Injury Lawsuit?

Injury Attorney, Personal Injury

How long do I have to file a Back Injury Lawsuit?

If your back was injured in an auto, motorcycle, truck, boat or pedestrian accident, you have two years to file a personal injury lawsuit in Texas to receive monetary compensation for your injuries. Personal injury lawsuits cover the injuries suffered by those who have been hurt due to the negligence of another human being. When […]

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November 21, 2018
Scooter Accidents In Austin

Injury Attorney

Scooter Accidents In Austin

One of the best aspects of living in Austin is the outdoor lifestyle it provides. Whether you are in the Hill Country or Downtown Austin itself, there’s plenty you can do outside to enjoy our beautiful city. If you’ve been out and about enjoying yourself near Downtown, South Congress or South Lamar lately, one trend […]

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November 7, 2018
How Long Do I Have to Resolve My Car Wreck Case?

Car Accident Information, Car Accidents

How Long Do I Have to Resolve My Car Wreck Case?

If you’ve been involved in a car wreck, we doubt the first thing on your mind was anything about the insurance or legal process. If you had any thoughts not instantly lost in the chaos of the scene and impact, they were almost certainly about the immediate future – we get it. But, eventually, time […]

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March 2, 2017
Hate crimes against Muslims rise in Texas

Injury Attorney

Hate crimes against Muslims rise in Texas

What exactly is meant by the term “hate crimes?” The FBI defines it as “criminal offense against a person or property motivated in whole or in part by an offender’s bias against a race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, ethnicity, gender, or gender identity:” FBI. There’s a reason for being thorough. Threats vary sharply depending on […]

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December 28, 2016
Former Austin Swim Coach Charged With Indecency

Injury Attorney

Former Austin Swim Coach Charged With Indecency

A former swimming coach in Austin has been accused of sexually-abusing a teenage girl. The woman, who is now 26-years-old, filed a police report, saying that Francis Timothy O’brien had an inappropriate relationship with her. She stated that when she was 15, she would go for runs with Francis. She said that he had pulled […]

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December 22, 2016
How Long Will it Take to Settle My Personal Injury Claim?

Personal Injury Questions Archives

How Long Will it Take to Settle My Personal Injury Claim?

If you have been the victim of an accident for which you were not at fault, it’s an excellent idea to hire an Austin injury lawyer right away. Under the rules of the state of Texas, you have a period of two years from the time of the injury in order to file your claim. […]

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December 16, 2016
How Soon After I’m Injured Do I Have To File A Lawsuit?

Car Accident Information, Personal Injury Questions Archives

How Soon After I’m Injured Do I Have To File A Lawsuit?

The time frame for filing a lawsuit after an injury: If you were injured through the fault of somebody else in any kind of an accident in Texas, you’ll want to pay particular attention to the applicable statute of limitations. A statute of limitations in a personal injury case operates as a deadline for filing […]

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December 12, 2016
How Is A Death Considered Wrongful?

Wrongful Death

How Is A Death Considered Wrongful?

Nearly all deaths don’t involve allegations of a wrongful death. Wrongful deaths occur as a result of the intentional acts or negligence of another person or entity. A small minority of such cases might involve a fatality caused by a dangerously defective product.

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December 5, 2016

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