Contract Immunity Update: This paper is an update of Amy Emerson’s 2016 paper on contractual immunity. It discusses the latest significant opinions applying to Supreme Court’s decisions of each of the three Texas Supreme Court cases affecting contractual immunity.By: Amy Emerson Since...
Bruington v. Pedernal: Texas Supreme Court Rules Dismissal With Prejudice Not Required After Failure to Include Certificate of Merit.
Bruington v. Pedernal: Texas Supreme Court rules dismissal with prejudice not required after failure to include certificate of merit.By: S.W. “Whitney” Knight On April 28, 2017, the Texas Supreme Court resolved a conflict among several Texas appellate courts in holding that trial courts...
Proposed legislation in Texas may shift the default responsible party between owners and contractors for defects in construction plans and specifications.By: Tyler T. O'Halloran May 23, 2017
House Bill 2170 (currently parked in the House Ways & Means Committee), proposes...