Austin-based Publisher of Concussion Litigation Reporter Makes Recent Issue Available to All

Hackney Publications is celebrating five years of publishing Concussion Litigation Reporter by making the May 2017 issue available to all at “This issue is emblematic of how the industry around legal and risk management issues associated with sports concussions … Continue reading

Former Longhorn Football Player Sues NCAA over Concussions, Represented by UT Law School Grad

A former University of Texas football player wants to be the lead plaintiff in a class-action concussion lawsuit against the NCAA. Julius Whittier, who was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s disease in August 2012, played for the Longhorns from 1969 … Continue reading

Central Texas Family of Soccer Player Struck by Lightning Sues

The central Texas family of a young soccer player struck by lightning has sued the sports facility where the injury occurred and two youth soccer association for not meeting the industry standard of having lightning detection equipment in place. The … Continue reading

Austin Law Firm Partners with Nursing Home Complaint Center

A press release today suggested that the “Nursing Home Complaint Center (http://NursingHomeComplaintCenter.Com) is strongly encouraging the family members of a victim of sepsis, or septic shock that occurred because of negligence in a nursing home anywhere in the state of Texas to call the law … Continue reading

Austin Personal Injury Law Firm Secures $255,000 on Behalf of Injured Carpenter

The Austin personal injury law firm of Briggle & Polan, led by the firm’s founding Partners of Parker Polan and Hayden Briggle, has obtained a $255,000 settlement on behalf of a local carpenter, who was severely injured at his apartment complex. The case stemmed from an incident … Continue reading

Slack & Davis Obtains Settlement for Death in Blue Hawaiian Helicopter Crash in Molokai

Attorneys Michael L. Slack and Ladd Sanger with Slack & Davis, a national law firm representing victims of airplane and helicopter crashes, concluded a confidential settlement today against Blue Hawaiian Helicopters on behalf of the family of Stuart Robertson, one … Continue reading

Austin Attorney: New Road Laws In Texas May Mean More Lawsuits

New rules of the road recently went into effect in Texas, which could lead to more lawsuits, according to an Austin attorney. The changes, which went into effect September 1, 2013, are designed to make Texas roadways safer. “Examples of … Continue reading

Round Rock Attorney Represents Marble Falls Athlete in Negligence Case

Martin J. Cirkiel of Cirkiel & Associates, P.C. in Round Rock is representing a former high school football player, who is suing the Marble Falls (Texas) Independent School District and his former football coach for negligence, claiming that the multiple … Continue reading