Month: May 2017
Over the years, the necessity of a caucus has been a persistent question. Some mediators will push for a caucus. Some will leave the decision up to the parties. What’s best?
Residents in the town of Sealy are recovering from severe storms that caused at least $1 million in damages. Thousands of residents lost power for several hours, and traffic on Interstate 10 was blocked in both the eastbound and westbound directions. Homeowners in the city, located about 50 miles west of Houston, are also preparing […]
A series of fatal Texas 18 wheeler accidents across the state last week claimed several lives, including a San Antonio woman, a man from Orange County, and a couple from Temple. In each of these accidents, the driver of the tractor trailer was either uninjured or suffered minor injuries. Local law enforcement authorities and Texas […]
A law that went into effect last year would deny noncustodial parents the ability to renew their vehicle registrations if they are behind on their Texas child support payments. The law was implemented in September 2016 and requires that parents who have not kept up with their court-ordered child support payments within the previous six […]
A recent study published in the Journal of Neurotrauma revealed a potential link between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and impulse control problems. The study, conducted by scientists at the University of British Columbia in Canada, found that even a slight brain injury can lead to a lack of impulse control in rats. The study’s lead […]
When a family loses a loved one, it is a tragedy. When that family loses that loved one due to the avoidable actions (or inaction) of another party, that tragedy becomes compounded with a sense of injustice. Families who must endure this type of loss may consider filing a Texas wrongful death lawsuit against the […]
Residents of Canton and Van Zandt County endured at least four tornadoes last week. These storms caused more than $1 million in East Texas tornado damage, including flipped vehicles, uprooted trees, and shattered windows. More than 50 people were treated at local medical facilities. News reports showed that at least four residents lost their lives […]