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  • 5 Ways to Strengthen Your Premises Liability Case

    Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 27-Feb-2017

    The majority of premises liability claims settle, as opposed to going to trial. However, the actual amount of the settlement depends on a variety of factors. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to strengthen your case and improve your position in negotiations. The following are five helpful suggestions that should help you work toward obtaining the most favorable outcome possible. #1: Prove ...
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  • Who Can Bring a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Texas?

    Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 20-Feb-2017

    According to Texas Statutes section 71.001, an action for wrongful death may be brought if the “wrongful act, neglect, unskillfulness, carelessness, or default” of one party causes the death of another party. In Texas, the surviving spouse, children, and parents of the deceased individual may file a wrongful death claim. According to Texas’ statute of limitations, a wrongful ...
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  • Recovering Compensation After a Hit & Run Accident

    Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 13-Feb-2017

    While car accidents are often simple to settle if all parties involved are present, hit and run collisions are more complicated since one party flees the scene before the other can obtain their contact information. If you are the victim of a hit and run accident, it is important to take the following steps: Gather as much information as possible. Write down as much as you can about the hit and run ...
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  • Boat Accident on Lake Austin? Here's What To Do!

    Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 6-Feb-2017

    Texas is home to various bodies of water, including inland freshwater rivers and lakes, as well as the entire southern gulf coastline. The state ranks 6 th in the nation for most registered and owned water-crafts, with approximately 600,000 registered boats. Unfortunately, thousands of boating accidents occur every year. Many of these at-fault operators lack experience, drive in a reckless and ...
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