Monthly Archives: October 2008

Recent Texas Supreme Court Insurance Decisions of Note

The Texas Supreme Court has just handed down several new rulings on Texas insurance law which are of interest to the industry. As always, each different case involves different facts, which may be case determinative. Accordingly, the following summaries of … Continue reading

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Texas Monthly selects Allen Smith as a 2008 Texas Super Lawyer

For the second straight year, Allen Smith was selected by the publishers of Texas Monthly magazine as one of its Super Lawyers. The selection process began many months ago, when over 60,000 Texas lawyers were invited to participate in the … Continue reading

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The “Alternative” to the Courthouse

Over the past 20 years, the number of civil lawsuits filed in Texas district and county courts has increased by 31%, including an almost 4% average increase per year since 1999. While the number of lawsuits filed is steadily rising, … Continue reading

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