Can a Burglar Sue Me?

Can a Burglar Sue Me?

He Broke In, But I’M Being Sued! You were recently the victim of a burglary to your home. Now the [expletive removed] has sued you for injuries he sustained while breaking into your home! Besides feeling an immense, body-shaking anger, several questions run through...
Navigating a Lawsuit Series #2

Navigating a Lawsuit Series #2

Navigating a Lawsuit Series Continued Welcome to blog #2 of our Navigating a Lawsuit series. In this week’s blog we will discuss petitions; specifically, where to file a petition, how to file a petition, and what to include in a petition. The purpose of a petition is...
Navigating a Lawsuit

Navigating a Lawsuit

You Have Been Sued! A process server or Sheriff’s deputy just rang your doorbell and handed you a notice from a court clerk that says, “NOTICE. You have been sued.” What do I do? What does all of this mean? What is an answer and how do I file it? How long do I have to...
Water, Water, Everywhere

Water, Water, Everywhere

When It Rains, It Floods If you’ve lived in West Texas for long, or anywhere in Texas for that matter, you know that storm clouds form fast and the rain can fall even faster. Do you know your duties when it comes to rainwater? Do you know what your liabilities are for...
Home Team Advantage

Home Team Advantage

Your All Star Student-Athlete You have concerns about the public school system. Is my daughter safe? Are standardized tests really helping my son learn? Do the teachers truly care about my children’s academic advancements? For these reasons, you have decided to remove...