When most people consider an estate plan, they only think about making a will that distributes their possessions to loved ones after their passing. However, an estate plan can be much more comprehensive and can ensure that your final wishes for medical decisions, governance of your affairs, and the distribution of your estate are all followed
The loss of a loved one is never easy, but when that loss occurs due to the avoidable negligence or intentional act of another person, the loss can be even more devastating for a family. In addition to potentially pressing criminal charges for the fatal event, the family of a victim can also sue those responsible in Texas for wrongful ...
Texas legislature drafted a bill to protect state residents who use state regulated health plans from receiving significant, and in some cases outrageous, medical bills for care performed out of network.
Texas A&M University and Blinn College students should be especially mindful of SB 212. This new law requires employees at institutions of higher education to report allegations of dating violence, sexual harassment, sexual assault or stalking made against a student or employee to the institution's Title IX coordinator. If they don't, they could be charged with a crime.
If you are involved in an accident while you are intoxicated, it can result in serious charges with significant penalties. This was demonstrated by the recent arrest of a UFC fighter who was charged with 20 crimes following a DUI related accident in which two people lost their lives.
It is common knowledge that when a person causes harm, he or she may be held liable for any damages sustained by the injured party. There are certain exceptions to this rule, however, such as when the person that causes the harm is employed by the government.