Texas Legalizes Hemp, Is Marijuana Legal Now?
Posted in In the News, Texas Laws on September 27, 2019
Texas has historically been one of the states most stringently against the legalization of marijuana. Neither recreational nor medical marijuana is legal in the state of Texas. Texas shares the federal government’s view of classifying marijuana as a Schedule 1 substance with a high potential ...
Dangers of Vaping
Posted in In the News, Personal Injury, Product Liability on September 17, 2019
Inhaling vapors that contain nicotine and other chemicals, or vaping, has become a popular alternative to tobacco smoking in the U.S. More than nine million adults used e-cigarettes or vape devices in America as of 2014, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...
Regulations for Electric Scooters in San Antonio
Posted in In the News, Personal Injury on July 25, 2019
Electric scooters are the latest craze sweeping the streets and sidewalks of San Antonio. Rentable electric scooters from Lime, Bird and the local brand Blue Duck Scooters cost just $1 to start. Thousands of rentable electric scooters have entered the state in the last couple ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The Election and Victims’ Rights
Posted in In the News, Preserve Your Rights on March 19, 2014
Everyone is talking about the Wendy Davis race for Governor, however there is an equally, and certainly as important election going on in the Texas State Senate. For many years, the Senate has had a rule whereby no bill could be brought to the floor ...
Beware The Fountain Of Youth… It May Come With A Price
Posted in In the News, Product Liability on March 12, 2014
Have you seen the barrage of commercials with the middle aged guy hanging around the house, drinking a cup of coffee, looking longingly out the window and wondering how he got so old? Then a voice says…YOU CAN HAVE YOUR YOUTH BACK! You can turn ...