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  • November
    24 2014

    Worker’s Compensation and Medicare Set-Asides

    The need to protect Medicare’s future exposure in personal injury cases has caused a great deal of controversy. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have maintained that Medicare’s future interest must be protected in a liability settlement. This necessity to protect Medicare’s future exposure has seen many discussions over personal injury settlements slow […]

  • April
    03 2014

    Hail Storm Damage Affects Central Texas Residents

    Over the past twelve months alone, residents of several Texas cities have been forced to deal with hail storm damage to their homes, cars and other property. Storms with large hail and high winds have struck in Dallas, Abilene, Wichita Falls, Lubbock and many other North Texas cities. On March 29, 2014, a vicious storm […]

  • February
    20 2014

    FMCSA PROPOSES DRUG AND ALCOHOL CLEARINGHOUSE FOR COMMERCIAL DRIVERS

    FMCSA PROPOSES DRUG AND ALCOHOL CLEARINGHOUSE FOR COMMERCIAL DRIVERS – Reports say the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has proposed a drug and alcohol clearinghouse to hold those who choose to drive commercial vehicles under the influence of drugs or alcohol more accountable. The FMCSA revealed their plan for a clearinghouse that would store […]

  • July
    24 2013

    New FMCSA Rules Enacted to Combat Truck Driver Fatigue

    New FMCSA Rules Enacted to Combat Truck Driver Fatigue By Attorney Scott Braden According to the latest statistics released by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (“FMCSA”), there were over 270,000 large commercial truck collisions in the United States in 2011. These collisions resulted in over 3,340 deaths, 60,000 injured persons, and $87 billion in […]