Legal Blog

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  • Jan
  • 2017

Essay contestants are encouraged to offer real-life, practical ideas to make Texas roads safer New Braunfels, Texas – January 10, 2017 – Distracted driving contributes to more than 100,000 crashes in Texas each year, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. Tragically, many of those crashes could have been prevented....

Thousands of car accidents happen every year throughout Texas. And if you are one of the many people who was partially at fault for a car accident this year, you may be wondering whether you can still recover compensation. Your ability to recover damages and file a civil action depends...

The law, and your right to file a claim against a negligent party, is probably not the thing that you are most highly focused on immediately after you have suffered an injury. Instead, you are probably thinking about your rehabilitation and medical care, how you will get by without being...

When an 18-wheeler slams into a passenger vehicle, the sheer size of the truck can make for tragic results. Indeed, 18-wheeler trucks can weigh up to 20 times more than an average passenger car, so when these two vehicles are involved in an accident, the smaller one has little hope...

When you suffer injuries due to someone else’s negligent or careless behavior, you have a right to pursue full and fair compensation through a personal injury lawsuit. However, many accident victims feel immediate financial pressure due to medical bills and time off work, and they wonder how long a personal...

Car accidents can result in serious personal injuries, which can lead to extensive medical treatment and lengthy rehabilitation, as well as time missed from work. The financial consequences can quickly add up, and when another driver’s negligence or bad behavior caused the accident, that person should be held liable for...

Have you ever picked up your cellphone to talk, text, or look up directions while driving through New Braunfels? If so, you are not alone in this dangerous behavior. In fact, an increasing number of people in Texas are engaging in distracted driving behaviors, according to a recent article in...

As automakers and technology companies press toward making self-driving cars available to consumers, a new report shows that most people are still wary of riding in a vehicle that drives itself. This is true despite proponents’ claims that autonomous vehicles could reduce or even eliminate car accidents. While self-driving cars...

For many of us, social media is not only a great way to stay connected with family and friends, it is also a good way to promote ourselves, our ideas, and our businesses. Unfortunately, the things you post and share online could potentially come back to haunt you, particularly if...

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  • Mar
  • 2016

New Braunfels residents should get the facts about the dangers of drunk driving and what help is available to victims. People who live in New Braunfels know that drunk driving can lead to tragic consequences. A victim of a car accident caused by a drunk driver can attest to the...