About That Jury Summons…

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Have you ever received a postcard in the mail with “OFFICIAL JURY SUMMONS” emblazoned across the top? Did you at first groan and then contemplate 20 different ways you might get out of it? If so, you are not alone. It’s a widespread problem. Counties across the state struggle with low response and participation rates […]

Big Data and Trial Lawyers

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In a recent letter to the editor, Texans Against Lawsuit Abuse highlighted the reasons Texans should be concerned about big data, our health care system and the impact of trial lawyers. It’s also a good reminder to “Don’t Let a Lawyer Be Your Doctor.” Here’s TALA’s recent letter to the editor as it appeared in […]

Every Day is Lawsuit “Tax Day”

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Our friends at Sick of Lawsuits offer up a timely reminder as Americans file their taxes this year. As you make you final income tax calculations, pause a moment to think about how much the “lawsuit tax” is costing each of us. The sheer number of lawsuits being filed throughout the country every year raises […]