Slack & Davis Featured in Class Action Reporter: Farmers Insurance Suit Over Smart Plan Auto Program

As featured in two separate articles for Class Action Reporter, Partners Mike Slack and John Davis, together with the Law Offices of Joe K. Longley and Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP filed a class action lawsuit in the U.S. … Continue reading

Deputy Commissioner of Texas Department of Insurance Legal Division to Join Mitchell Williams Insurance Regulatory Group

This February, Stanton Strickland, Deputy Commissioner of the Legal Division at the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI), will join the Mitchell Williams Insurance Regulatory Practice Group in its Austin office.  Strickland’s departure from TDI caps 21 years of public service with the agency. Strickland … Continue reading

Texas Legal Launches Producer Program; Agent and Broker Opportunity to Sign Clients for Legal Insurance, Earn Healthy Commission

Texas Legal, the nonprofit that has been offering legal insurance to Texans for 40+ years, today announced its Producer Program to allow agents and brokers to easily offer TDI-regulated legal insurance plans to clients. Agents and brokers who enroll in … Continue reading

Texas Legal Announces New Plans and Additional Benefits

Texas Legal, the statewide nonprofit legal insurance plan founded by the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Legislature, has announced new plans and additional benefits for 2016—adding to an already extensive list of services. Texas Legal membership covers legal … Continue reading

High Scourt’s Ruling to Impact Texas Workers’ Compensation Claim Remedy Process

In re Crawford & Company is a stunning decision by the Texas Supreme Court that could have serious ramifications for injured workers in the future. “This particular case may cause some serious ripples with regard to the Texas Workers’ Compensation … Continue reading

Texas Legal Appoints Hilary Hunt as Vice President

Hilary Hunt of Austin has been appointed to vice president of Texas Legal, the statewide nonprofit legal insurance plan. Hunt joined Texas Legal in July 2010 as the director of finance and was appointed as the chief operating officer in … Continue reading

Texas Legal Adds Identity Theft Restoration to Its List of Benefits

Texas Legal, the Austin-based statewide nonprofit legal insurance plan founded by the State Bar of Texas in 1972, recently added identity theft restoration as a benefit to its members. The nonprofit has partnered with AllClear ID, the technology leader in … Continue reading

Texas Legal Protection Plan Changes Name to Texas Legal, Highlights Mission

Texas Legal, founded by the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Legislature in 1972, has changed its name. Formerly known as “Texas Legal Protection Plan,” Texas Legal offers comprehensive legal coverage for every stage in life such as adoptions, … Continue reading

Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney Announces New Hire in Austin Office

Segal McCambridge Singer and Mahoney, Ltd. has announced the hire of  Robert Russell as an associate in its Austin office. Russell is a trial and appellate litigator focusing his practice on insurance matters. He is experienced in legal research and … Continue reading