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September 7
2016

Brown Sims Attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers 2016

Brown Sims is pleased to announce the selection of 9 Attorneys as 2016 Super Lawyers and 9 Attorneys as 2016 Rising Stars. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained … Read full post…

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October 2
2013

Fifth Circuit: non-subscriber can’t always escape liability based on employee’s knowledge of defect; affirms summary judgment on gross negligence.

In Randy Austin v. Kroger Texas, L.P., Case No. 12-10772 (5th Cir. Sept. 27, 2013), the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit held that a non-subscriber employer cannot escape liability based solely on an employee’s knowledge of … Read full post…

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November 15
2012

Proposed TRCP 91a and TRCP 169 – early dismissals and expedited actions

In 2011, the Texas Legislature passed a law which called upon the Texas Supreme Court to modify the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure (TRCP) to allow for, among other things, (a) early dismissals of civil actions without any basis in law or … Read full post…

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