For This and Every Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week,

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Stopping Lawsuit Abuse Starts With You! The first week of October 2022 is Lawsuit Abuse Awareness Week. If you’re wondering, “What does that mean for me?” Or, “How does that affect me?” The answer is, “It Starts With You!” We all share in the responsibility to stop lawsuit abuse and to support a legal system […]

On the Front Line of Lawsuit Reform for 25-Plus Years

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Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse of Central Texas (CALACTX) is part of the national movement of small business owners, medical professionals, and community leaders committed to smart-minded lawsuit reform has its roots right here in Texas. Over the years, we and other Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (CALA) groups have been on the front lines of lawsuit […]

Patent Trolls Find Fertile Ground in Texas

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Posted in the Southeast Texas Record By Roger Borgelt Texas once was the Wild West of lawsuit abuse. Over time, it transformed into a beacon of reform, ending many of the most egregious examples of lawsuit abuse. But the bad guys have a way of resurfacing, and sure enough, new villains are here, right in our […]

SMALL BUSINESS LEADERS TALK ABOUT LAWSUIT ABUSE AND ITS IMPACT ON JOBS

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VIA VIDEOS, SOCIAL, MEDIA, AND OTHER ACTIVITIES While Texas has made progress in reforming its laws that once made the state a testing ground for frivolous lawsuits and abusive legal practices, many small businesses know they are still just one lawsuit away from being put out of business.  To call attention to this ongoing threat, […]

Legal Consumer Guide

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Tips and Other Information to Consider Before Hiring a Lawyer The recent case of a San Antonio lawyer accused of stealing millions of dollars from his clients is a good reminder to us all about the importance of doing your homework when looking for a lawyer to represent you. One site to check is the […]

Another important election is coming up!

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Texans will soon have the chance to head back to the voting booth for statewide runoff elections on Tuesday, May 24 – and like all elections, it’s important that voters turn out to cast a ballot. But before you head to the polls, be sure to learn where your candidate stands on ongoing efforts to […]

TEXANS AGAINST LAWSUIT ABUSE URGE ATTORNEY GENERAL CANDIDATES TO PRIORITIZE TRANSPARENCY,

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OPEN ACCOUNTABILITY IN OFFICE AUSTIN, TEXAS–As voters prepare to return to the polls for the primary election run-off on May 24, Texans Against Lawsuit Abuse is calling on all candidates for Attorney General to prioritize transparency and open accountability in office. “At Texans Against Lawsuit Abuse, we’re heartened to see the American Tort Reform Association […]

Letter To The Editor on SB-6

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From the Southeast Texas Record By Robert Wood RE: Pandemic Liability Protection Act: Is SB 6 Working? Recent numbers pulled together by the Texas Civil Justice League from several sources show a new law providing COVID-19 civil liability protections for employers, health care providers, and non-profits following appropriate public health protocols is working. The Pandemic Liability Protection Act […]

Research candidates

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It seems like every election there are surprises when it comes to the outcome of judicial races, with judges losing their elections through no apparent fault of their own. Voters must search a little harder to find out about the candidates, which doesn’t always happen. That can lead to uninformed voting. No matter the election, […]

It’s Election Time Again

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In our “It Starts With You” campaign, we say that preventing lawsuit abuse starts with you. The same is true for choosing candidates in the next election. The upcoming primary elections and the November general election provide opportunities for voters to elect leaders that understand the importance of lawsuit reform. We ask that you take […]