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Family contends owners of Kinsel Motors tried forcing minor daughter to have abortion, tossed her out on street

David Yates Jun. 22, 2017, 4:51pm

BEAUMONT – In May, the Owners of Kinsel Motors sued a family for allegedly verbally assaulting them in public and attempting to alienate them and their minor daughter.

Appeals court reverses Mostyn Law win in Ike case, firm had invoked appraisal then proceeded to trial anyways

David Yates Jun. 22, 2017, 3:29pm

HOUSTON – A Texas appellate court recently reversed a judgment won by the Mostyn Law Firm in a Hurricane Ike lawsuit, wiping away hundreds of thousands of dollars in damages and attorney’s fees.

Texas SC finds ‘proportionality is the polestar’ in e-discovery disputes

David Yates May 30, 2017, 4:17pm

AUSTIN – Trial courts need to be balanced when it comes to their rulings in electronic discovery disputes, as the Texas Supreme Court recently found judges must recognize “proportionality is the polestar.”

Owners of Kinsel Motors sue family for defamation, intentional infliction of emotional distress

David Yates May 24, 2017, 12:41pm

BEAUMONT – The Owners of Kinsel Motors are suing a family for verbally assaulting them in public.

This time, the joke's on Steve Mostyn and company

The Record May 15, 2017, 2:03pm

When the Texas House Committee on Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence held a hearing seven years ago to discuss barratry in our state, Steve Mostyn agreed with those present that it was a problem and recommended prosecution of “swindlers.” What a kidder!

Mostyn Law floods Bexar County with hail suits right before HB 1774 vote

David Yates May 8, 2017, 3:14pm

SAN ANTONIO – Only a day prior to the Texas House approving a bill aimed at ending hailstorm lawsuit abuse, Mostyn Law attorneys filed dozens of lawsuits in Bexar County – an area hit hard by hailstorms the past year.

Mostyn Law denied appraisal in hail suit, firm attorney previously testified process is an insurer’s ‘trump card’

David Yates Apr. 25, 2017, 1:00pm

DALLAS – Mostyn Law’s bid to force an appraisal in a client’s hail lawsuit was recently shut down by a district judge – a so called “trump card” that supposedly only insurers use “when they want to get out of cases,” according to a firm attorney.

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.