Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli congratulates Shareholders Corey Casey and Rebecca Frigy Romine for their selection to the 2019 Missouri Lawyers Weekly Up & Coming Awards, which recognizes early-career lawyers who demonstrate professional excellence while making a positive impact on their profession and communities.
BEAUMONT – Two years ago, the son of Richard and Catherine Taylor went to multiple bars, drinking until the “early morning hours.” Around 3:00 a.m., he died from a gunshot wound to the head while inside of a vehicle.
Many of you may have read recently about a local attorney, Jeffery Stern, who was indicted for “conspiracy, witness tampering, obstruction of justice and multiple tax violations in a barratry scheme.” For those of you unfamiliar with the term “barratry”, just substitute “ambulance chaser." [Bellaire Lawyer, 4 Others Accused of Ambulance Chasing, Houston Chronicle, August 20, 2019] The judge overseeing the case has denied Stern bail, so he is currently sitting in federal prison.
CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - It was a stroke of good luck for Cuyahoga and Summit counties in Ohio that U.S. District Judge Dan Polster selected them for the first bellwether trial out of thousands of other cities and counties that are blaming the opioid industry for the nation's addiction crisis.
BEAUMONT – A 17-year old lawsuit against Farmers Insurance has tumbled back down to the trial court where it originated, landing in the lap of a new district judge who must now decide what remedy, if any, is appropriate to address the insurer’s “improper non-renewal” of HO-B policies.
The Harris County Civil Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by Bridgecrest Acceptance Corp. as Servicer for Drivetime against Robert Nunez on Oct. 18: 'Original Petition Citation Issued'.