Nicolette Daniel Invited to Join Houston Business Journal Leadership Trust

Houston, Texas — Nicolette Daniel, Chief Strategy Officer at Daniel & Associates, is joining Houston Business Journal Leadership Trust, an exclusive community for influential business leaders, executives and entrepreneurs in the Houston area. Nicolette was chosen for membership by the Houston Business Journal Leadership Trust Selection Committee due to her experience, leadership and influence in [...]


Have You Been a Victim of “Roundup”

Learn how personal injury lawyers from around the country are going to the airwaves to spread awareness about the Monsanto Roundup class action lawsuit. Many people may have been exposed to the Roundup weed killer and could be at risk for cancer caused by harmful chemicals. Learn more about how personal injury lawyers are trying [...]


Failure to Maintain a Commercial Truck

There are many causes of trucking accidents, including driver negligence; however, one major cause of trucking accidents is the owner or operator’s failure to maintain the truck and trailer in a safe manner.  For example, a study by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration found that an estimated 29% of large truck accidents were caused [...]


Can Preexisting Medical Conditions Affect a Personal Injury Claim?

Accidents and injuries are commonplace in our society.  Whether these injuries are a result of a trucking accident or medical malpractice, many across the country will suffer injuries as a result of another’s negligence on a daily basis.  After seeking appropriate and necessary medical treatment, those injured often then turn to a personal injury attorney [...]


Damages in a Personal Injury Lawsuit

Now that you have made the important decision to hire a lawyer to investigate your accident and resulting injuries, the question then becomes – what’s next?  After retaining a qualified personal injury lawyer, an investigation will begin as to the legal cause of your accident, i.e. - negligence, as well as the damages available to [...]


Statute of Limitations in a Personal Injury Claim

How long do I have to file my Personal Injury Lawsuit? After an accident, your attention is often focused on seeking the medical care necessary to fully recover from your injuries and returning your life to normal.  Depending on the severity of your injuries, this process can take months or even years. It is at [...]


Understanding Traumatic Brain Injuries

When you have been injured in an accident and sought medical treatment, oftentimes your doctor will describe your injuries using medical terms of art which are difficult to understand.  One such term is “TBI” or traumatic brain injury. A traumatic brain injury is caused by a bump or jolt to the head or neck area [...]


What is the Texas Tort Claims Act?

As a general rule in Texas, governmental agencies and their employees are immune from lawsuits—including local or state hospitals. That is, even if you have been injured by a state or local governmental employee, you are not able to sue them in a court of law for your injuries. The exception to this general rule, [...]


The Role of Experts

At some point during the prosecution of your case, you will likely hear the term “expert witness” used.  An expert witness is an individual who possesses professional expertise in a particular subject matter relating to your case by virtue of their knowledge, education, and/or training.  As such, expert testimony, in most cases, is not only [...]

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Pharmaceutical Litigation

For most, taking medication during the day is a part of one’s normal routine.  This medication was prescribed by a trusted physician, and usually taken knowing that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) has vetted the mediation as safe.  While the FDA may monitor the safety of a particular medication, many times the dangers [...]