Texas Bar Moves Forward with July Exams

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the lives of all Americans. We have had to learn a new “normal” for many things in our daily lives. Children have transitioned to e-learning while many adults have transitioned their kitchen tables into remote offices. The country is reopening… read more

I’ve Been Hurt in a Motorcycle Accident – Do I Need a Lawyer?

When a motorcyclist is involved in an accident, it’s generally bad news. In about 80 percent of all motorcycle accidents, significant injuries or death are the result. In 2018 alone, nearly 5,000 motorcyclists lost their lives in accidents. Working with a personal injury attorney is… read more

What Is Popcorn Lung?

A chemical vapor used to flavor some of our most popular snacks has been linked to a dangerous lung condition called “popcorn lung.”  While diacetyl is thought to be safe to eat, it can cause serious damage to your lungs if inhaled.  Workers in food… read more

How Hard is it to Pass the Texas Bar Exam?

Graduating from law school is a tremendous accomplishment – one that requires years of hard work and dedication. Unfortunately, it is not the final step on your road to becoming an attorney. Before you can practice law in the state of Texas, you must overcome… read more

Can You Get in Trouble for Using Your Cell Phone While Driving in Texas?

NOTE: We only handle cases involving accidents and injuries. This article is for informational purposes only. Information found in the article does not constitute as formal legal advice and does not create an attorney/client relationship. We cannot help you beyond the information provided below if… read more

What is the Mirena Crash and How is it Affecting Women?

Mirena is a form of birth control. It is an intrauterine device (IUD) that uses hormones to prevent pregnancy. Mirena must be inserted into the uterus by a physician. Hormonal IUDs are effective in preventing pregnancy. However, IUDs have risks. Numerous lawsuits have been filed… read more

What is the Difference Between a Lawyer and an Attorney?

It’s not every day you need legal representation. Because of that, many people don’t really know how to find the person best suited to fight on their behalf. Although the words “lawyer” and “attorney” may sound like they mean the same thing, they don’t.  Even… read more

What Happens if I Don’t Show Up for Jury Duty?

NOTE: We only handle cases involving accidents and injuries. This article is for informational purposes only. Information found in the article does not constitute as formal legal advice and does not create an attorney/client relationship. We cannot help you beyond the information provided below if… read more

Could Texas Head Towards Martial Law due to Coronavirus?

It is highly unlikely that martial law is coming to Texas because of the coronavirus. Rumors about martial law have spread online after many states have issued Stay at Home orders. However, these orders are not martial law, and officials have made it clear they… read more

How are Pain and Suffering Calculated?

Accidents can lead to major injuries and property damage. Often, these can lead to lawsuits where someone is seeking to recover compensation for their injuries or damage. In personal injury cases, you may have heard the term “pain and suffering”. This is an amount of… read more

How do Parents Evict their Adult Children?

Your adult child moved back in with you. They said it would be temporary, two years ago. They are still living in your house and they don’t show any signs of preparing to leave. You are ready to have an empty nest and want to… read more

Four Reasons Why a Personal Injury Lawyer Will Not Take Your Case

One of the first steps to filing a claim is finding a lawyer to represent you. However, a personal injury lawyer can decide to not represent you even if you have a good case. When you first meet with them, they are interviewing you as… read more

Is It Legal to Drive Barefoot in Texas?

You may have been told by family and friends that it is illegal to drive barefoot in Texas. Surprisingly, this is a myth and there are no state laws that forbid it. Even more shockingly, there are no laws in any state in the U.S…. read more

Can I Get Workers’ Compensation If I Got Coronavirus At Work?

Yes, you may be able to get workers’ compensation if you get coronavirus at work. However, some circumstances may make getting compensation difficult or even impossible. You will need to prove that your injury or illness is work-related. If it is not, you cannot get… read more

When Should I Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer?

You have been injured in a car wreck. You had to take time off of work and you have mounting medical bills. Should you hire a personal injury lawyer? What if you fall in a store and injured your back? Are there steps you should… read more