Change Allows Texas To Handle Volkswagen Lawsuits More Efficiently
Posted in Firm News, In the News, Preserve Your Rights, Volkswagen Recall on January 19, 2016
The Volkswagen scandal rocked the headlines in 2015, as it was discovered that the world’s largest automaker had installed “defeat device” software designed to cheat U.S. emissions tests. Volkswagen now faces more than 60 lawsuits in Texas alone, and the Texas Supreme Court has issued ...
Medical Company Fails to Recall Dangerous IVC Filters
Posted in Firm News, Personal Injury, Product Liability on January 5, 2016
Manufacturers of medical devices have an obligation to make sure that the products they produce are as safe as possible. If a dangerous issue is discovered, they should work promptly to fix the problem or remove the product from the market. Unfortunately, these manufacturers often ...
New DiCaprio Movie About Volkswagen Emissions Scandal
Posted in Firm News, In the News on December 11, 2015
The interim report on the Volkswagen investigation is in. Investigators state the emission cheating took place because Volkswagen simply couldn’t find a solution to meet EPA regulations. Multiple representatives from VW are suspended for participating in the act of installing the devices. A New Movie ...
This Week In Car Recalls
Posted in Car Accident, In the News, Volkswagen Recall on November 11, 2015
Between defective airbags, cheating emissions standards, and a wide variety of other issues, the last few months have been particularly busy for federal auto industry regulators. In this blog, our San Antonio personal injury attorneys take a brief look at some of the biggest stories ...
Top 10 Ways to Avoid a Car Accident Injury
Posted in Car Accident, Personal Injury on July 8, 2015
Some of the most common causes of injuries suffered by many in San Antonio and across Texas are personal injuries resulting from car accidents. Considering the high likelihood for a car accident to result in a serious head, brain, neck, or back injury and more, ...
Do I Have Legal Options If I Was Injured By Police?
Posted in Ask An Attorney, Firm News, Preserve Your Rights on June 2, 2015
Many stories dominating the news cycle over the past year have hinged on an interesting trend affecting the public across the United States- the use of excessive force by the police when dealing with alleged criminals. In San Antonio, the story of Kristiana Coignard was ...
Have You Used Syngenta Seeds?
Posted in Firm News, Product Liability on April 7, 2015
In 2011, foreign-based Syngenta Seeds, Inc. released a genetically modified corn seed known as Agrisure Viptera MIR 162. Corn farmers were led to believe Syngenta would be receiving approval from China, a major importer of American corn. During Syngenta’s first quarter 2012 earnings call, when ...
Has Syngenta Threatened Your Livelihood as a Corn Farmer?
Posted in Firm News, In the News on March 18, 2015
Crops are the lifeblood of the American farmer and Syngenta's recent, greedy actions have lightened the pockets of corn growers all over the U.S., costing them billions of dollars. The company failed to receive approval from China—a major importer of American corn—before releasing genetically modified ...
Xarelto Linked to Life-Threatening Bleeds
Posted in Firm News, Product Liability on December 23, 2014
Life threatening bleeds, strokes, and even death may be associated with the popular blood-thinning drug, Xarelto. Since 2011, Xarelto has been prescribed to those experiencing leg and lung blood clots in relation to knee and hip surgeries and irregular heartbeats. Protect your parents and grandparents! ...
The Dangers of Traveling on Thanksgiving Weekend
Posted in Car Accident, Personal Injury on November 24, 2014
Road trips to see family and friends for Thanksgiving can be lot of fun but sometimes the journey can take an unexpected turn. According to AAA, more than 45 million people will hit the road Thanksgiving weekend. The National Safety Council is estimating over 44,000 ...