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Texas House passes bill aiming to curtail attorney solicitation of local governments

By David Yates | May 2, 2019

AUSTIN – The Texas House has passed HB 2826, which could curtail the growing trend of attorneys soliciting local governments to pursue litigation.

Pass this bill and send a copy to Harris County

By The Record | Mar 27, 2019

Back in the 1990s, our state legislature revised the rules regarding government agencies hiring outside lawyers. That was after the conviction of former Texas Attorney General Dan Morales for illegally attempting to divert $500 million in tobacco-litigation contingency fees to a friend.

Curtailing attorney solicitation of local governments, Texas House members hear testimony on HB 2826

By David Yates | Mar 26, 2019

AUSTIN – There’s a growing trend in Texas – attorneys recruiting local governments to pursue litigation, one expert recently told members of the Texas House of Representatives.

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