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Hiring a medical malpractice lawyer

Here's why it's hard to hire a good Texas medical malpractice lawyer at the last minute

Here's why it's hard to hire a good Texas medical malpractice lawyer at the last minute

Tort reform laws front-load the work necessary to succeed in a Texas medical malpractice case

Houston court appeals finds that slip and fall on rug in lobby of doctor's office isn't subject to tort reform

Houston court appeals finds that slip and fall on rug in lobby of doctor's office isn't subject to tort reform

Recent cases have narrowed medical malpractice tort reform scope, once thought to be unlimited

Near-miss medical mistakes versus medical malpractice in Texas

Near-miss medical mistakes versus medical malpractice in Texas

To prove a negligence case requires evidence of harm or injury

What comes next after filing a Texas medical malpractice lawsuit?

What comes next after filing a Texas medical malpractice lawsuit?

Service of citation notifies a defendant of the lawsuit's existence and the key answer deadline

What can the trial court consider at a Chapter 74 preliminary expert report hearing in a Texas medical malpractice case?

What can the trial court consider at a Chapter 74 preliminary expert report hearing in a Texas medical malpractice case?

At this early threshold, there are strict limitations on evidence (even though defendants don't like it)

Dallas court of appeals issues rare pro-plaintiff mandamus in early medical malpractice discovery dispute

Dallas court of appeals issues rare pro-plaintiff mandamus in early medical malpractice discovery dispute

Memorandum opinion chips away at the tort reform discovery stay

Are remote or Zoom depositions effective in Texas medical malpractice cases?

Are remote or Zoom depositions effective in Texas medical malpractice cases?

Remote deposition technology has come a long way, but there are still some risks to consider

Emergency medical service & emergency medical technician standard of care in Texas

Emergency medical service & emergency medical technician standard of care in Texas

There are three common types of EMS/EMT negligence

Houston appellate court rejects Shiloh Treatment Center's two attempts to have negligence case dismissed

Houston appellate court rejects Shiloh Treatment Center's two attempts to have negligence case dismissed

Law of the case doctrine prevents defendant from taking two bites at the apple

What's the standard of care and why does it matter in a Texas medical malpractice case?

What's the standard of care and why does it matter in a Texas medical malpractice case?

Understanding the standard care is one of the first steps in a medical malpractice case