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The Steve Mostyn Comedy Show continues

The SE Texas Record Apr. 10, 2017, 2:25pm

Seven years ago, the Texas House Committee on Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence held a hearing at which tort reformers and trial attorneys both agreed that barratry is a problem in our state.

Final judgment of $665K entered in Hidalgo County hail trial

David Yates Apr. 4, 2017, 10:29am

McALLEN – A final judgment of more than $665,000 has been entered in a Hidalgo County hail lawsuit – a far cry from the $1.8 million in damages originally awarded by the jury.

Mostyn Law calls out storm chasers, despite evidence showing firm trolls for hail clients

David Yates Mar. 29, 2017, 2:00pm

AUSTIN – During a recent hearing on the hailstorm lawsuit abuse bill, Mostyn Law’s head of litigation told members of the Texas House Insurance Committee that nobody, even her law firm, likes storm-chasing attorneys.

State Farm wins three in a row, defeats Mostyn Law hail suits at trial

David Yates Mar. 6, 2017, 12:09pm

AMARILLO – Last month, three hail lawsuits, two of which were brought through Mostyn Law, went to trial in Potter County.

Mostyn Law was pressed to submit final judgment in hail suit that netted $1.8M verdict

David Yates Feb. 27, 2017, 4:09pm

McALLEN – On Feb. 27, Mostyn Law submitted a motion for final judgment in a hail lawsuit that hauled in a $1.8 million verdict at trial.

Mostyn Law denied new trial in hail suit against State Farm

David Yates Feb. 16, 2017, 10:57am

HIDALGO COUNTY – In November, The Mostyn Law Firm, located in Houston, was hit with a summary judgment loss in a hail lawsuit against State Farm Lloyds.

Mostyn Law reaps $1.8M verdict following hail trial in Hidalgo County

David Yates Feb. 8, 2017, 11:40am

McALLEN – A jury in Hidalgo County, crowned a “Judicial Hellhole” the past two years because of mass hailstorm litigation, recently awarded a hail claimant nearly $1.8 million in damages, saddling an insurance company with $800,000 in exemplary damages alone for allegedly acting with malice.

Mostyn Law Hurricane Rita suit slated for trial in Jefferson County

David Yates Feb. 7, 2017, 1:51pm

BEAUMONT – A Hurricane Rita lawsuit brought by the Mostyn Law Firm has been slated for trial later this month.

Mostyn Law losses appeal, justices shut down League City Ike suit

David Yates Feb. 1, 2017, 2:31pm

HOUSTON – On Jan. 31, the First Court of Appeals affirmed a lower court’s ruling leaving the city of League City empty handed in its Hurricane Ike suit against the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association.

Insurer granted partial summary judgment in Mostyn $1M hail suit

David Yates Jan. 30, 2017, 11:21am

DALLAS – A Texas state judge recently granted an insurance company partial summary judgment in a hail lawsuit brought by the Mostyn Law Firm in Houston.

State Farm defeats Mostyn hail suit at trial, firm had rejected $23K settlement

David Yates Jan. 12, 2017, 2:43pm

DALLAS – State farm Lloyds recently defeated a hail lawsuit at trial, leaving Mostyn Law attorneys empty handed despite an opportunity to settle the litigation early for $23,600.

Mostyn Law files vaginal mesh suit in Jefferson County

David Yates Jan. 9, 2017, 3:20pm

BEAUMONT – In September, mega-attorney Steve Mostyn traveled all the way to Scotland to warn of the alleged dangers of vaginal mesh.

Mostyn Law brings two new hail suits eight days after being put on notice

David Yates Jan. 5, 2017, 11:46am

McALLEN – Since 2012, the Mostyn Law Firm has brought hundreds of hailstorm lawsuits on behalf of Hidalgo County residents, many of which were removed to federal court.

Mostyn Law seeks to bail on another hailstorm client

David Yates Jan. 4, 2017, 12:09pm

HIDALGO COUNTY – In mid December, the Record reported that The Mostyn Law Firm ditched its hailstorm client only a month before the hearing of a State Farm Lloyds motion for summary judgment.

Made any resolutions for 2017, Steve Mostyn?

The SE Texas Record Jan. 3, 2017, 2:01pm

Last year was a rough one for Houston attorney Steve Mostyn, and he's probably glad it's over.

Mostyn Law seeks new trial following State Farm win in hail suit

David Yates Dec. 20, 2016, 12:15pm

HIDALGO COUNTY – Following a summary judgment loss, the Mostyn Law Firm is asking for a new trial in a hail lawsuit against State Farm Lloyds.

Texas’ Hidalgo County named a ‘Judicial Hellhole’ for second straight year

David Yates Dec. 15, 2016, 9:51am

McALLEN – For the second year in a row Texas’ Hidalgo County, arguably the birthplace of mass hailstorm litigation, has been named a “Judicial Hellhole” by the American Tort Reform Association.

Federal judge puts Mostyn Law on notice, says firm ‘unleashed a hailstorm’ of ‘baseless claims’

David Yates Dec. 15, 2016, 8:38am

McALLEN – In March, mega attorney Steve Mostyn found himself in a small Texas border town far from his Houston home, called there to appear before a federal judge and explain why he shouldn't be sanctioned for filing baseless hail lawsuits against insurance companies.

Mostyn Law bails on hail client after State Farm moves for summary judgment

David Yates Dec. 13, 2016, 3:57pm

HIDALGO COUNTY –The Mostyn Law Firm, founded by mega attorney Steve Mostyn, ditched their hailstorm client only a month before the hearing of a State Farm Lloyds motion for summary judgment, recent court filings show.

Texas lawyers are showing insurers the Doors

The SE Texas Record Dec. 13, 2016, 12:51am

We apologize to the late Jim Morrison for the liberties taken with “Riders on the Storm,” but you must admit that the version we created with unaltered consciousness makes considerably more sense and actually communicates something.