HOUSTON, June 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 11th, 2021, after a nearly one-week long trial, a Jefferson County jury handed down a $113.85M verdict against United of Omaha in a trial involving an unpaid life insurance policy for Daly & Black's client Johnny Costello. Mr. Costello brought claims of breach of contract, statutory bad faith, and breach of common law duty of good faith and fair dealing.
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A Frisco man who police say shot a Department of Public Safety state trooper and engaged in a standoff with officers two years ago was given f…
A federal jury found two brothers guilty of drug offenses Tuesday after prosecutors charged them in connection with a Plano minor’s heroin overdose.
HOUSTON, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- By denying Johnson & Johnson's efforts to overturn a $2.1 billion award to a group of women who developed ovarian cancer after exposure to its talcum powder products, the U.S. Supreme Court has sent a strong message to corporate America says Mark Lanier, the lead trial counsel for the women and their families.
DALLAS, May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- High-stakes trial lawyer Mark Werbner is honored in the Chambers USA 2021 legal guide for his work involving commercial litigation in Texas. It's a recognition he has earned since 2013.
HOUSTON, May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Patterson + Sheridan, the intellectual property and technology law firm, won a jury verdict of $13.2 million in actual damages in a patent infringement trial in the Western District of Texas in Waco on May 20, following a three-day trial. The seven-person jury also determined that the infringement was willful, which could result in as much as a tripling of the actual damages award.
DALLAS, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobs (NYSE:J) was presented with three awards from The American Planning Association (APA) Federal Planning Division (FPD). The awards, which recognize teams for outstanding federal planning work, leadership and innovative solutions, were given during the May 12, 2021 virtual awards ceremony as part of the FPD portion of the APA Conference.
DALLAS, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A jury in Midland County has returned a $5.9 million verdict against Glen Rose, Texas-based energy construction company DanCar Energy Construction, LLC, finding it responsible for a 2017 multiple-fatality accident caused by an employee speeding to a jobsite in inclement weather.
DALLAS, April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bishop T.D. Jakes, a global spiritual leader, criminal justice reform advocate and longtime champion of providing opportunities for returning citizens, called the conviction of former Minneapolis officer Derrick Chauvin a major victory for justice. But he noted that Black people are still more likely to be victims of police violence and called on members of the public to continue to press elected officials and policy makers for police reform.
(The Center Square) – Less than a year after the death of George Floyd in police custody, a jury found former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin guilty on charges of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter.