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Google and FitBit Collaboration Could Affect Personal Injury Litigation

Conceivably, the deal between Google and Fitbit could provide defense attorneys with access to information about a patient’s movement and sleep patterns that could show that the injury claims are, at the very least, overstated. Google and Fitbit Inc. announced on April 30 that they are teaming up to leverage the widespread use of wearable[...]

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Operator of several SA senior-care centers files for bankruptcy

Senior Care Centers LLC, a skilled nursing and senior living provider with more than 100 facilities in Texas and Louisiana — including 10 in San Antonio — has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Company officials have attributed the financial challenges to “burdensome debt levels” and “expensive leases.” For now, that decision is not expected[...]

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Personal Injury Firm Claims Rivals Lured Away Clients With ‘Briefcase Full of Cash’

New York courts have seen a number of contentious spats among plaintiffs law firms, but a new lawsuit filed by a prominent personal injury firm includes especially eye-popping claims. In a new lawsuit claiming $30 million in damages, a prominent personal injury firm, Ginarte Gallardo Gonzalez & Winograd, is alleging two competitor law firms enticed clients[...]

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Your Bankruptcy Discharge Doesn’t End Your Case

Isn’t my case over? I got my discharge.  Why’s the bankruptcy trustee still  hounding me?, my client asks. People who’ve filed bankruptcy are focused on the discharge as their goal. With their discharge in hand, they think it’s all over. They lose sight of the fact that the administration of a bankruptcy estate by the trustee runs on a parallel track to[...]

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Creditor Governance

By William R. McCumber (College of Business, Louisiana Tech University) and Tomas Jandik (Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas) A traditional view of creditors is that they are largely passive investors unless a borrower violates the terms of a loan agreement or misses a payment. However, like institutional shareholders, creditors hold concentrated[...]

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First Meeting With Your Attorney

What do you do when you are involved in an automobile accident that is not your fault and the insurance company for the person who hit you is calling? You need an attorney.  The insurance company for the guy who hit you is not calling to ask how much your check should be.  The insurance[...]

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Personal Injury Plaintiff Can’t Hide Post-Accident Instagram Posts, Judge Finds

The defendants are seeking an admission from plaintiff Christina Smith that photos and a video posted on Instagram after her March 21, 2015, motor vehicle accident are indeed of Smith. A plaintiff who brought a lawsuit over injuries she allegedly suffered in a motor vehicle accident—injuries she says have caused her a loss of enjoyment[...]

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Attorney General Underwood Urges Federal Action To Stop Illegal Robocalls And Spoofing Plaguing Consumers In New York And Across The Country

Bipartisan Coalition of 34 Attorneys General Urges FCC to Let Phone Companies Do More to Block Illegal Robocalls – Including Neighbor Spoofing NEW YORK – Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood – part of a bipartisan coalition of 34 Attorneys General – today called on the Federal Communications Commission to create new rules to allow telephone[...]

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Google did not disclose security bug because it feared regulation, says report

Google discovered a software bug that gave third-party developers access to the private profile data of users of its Google+ social network. In response, Google will shut down the consumer functionality of the service over the next ten months. The Wall Street Journal reports that Google didn’t disclose the breach when it first discovered it[...]

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Ridesharing accidents can happen in Corpus Christi. Timothy Raub can help you understand your rights if it happens to you.

     Timothy Raub is a personal injury lawyer in Corpus Christi that can help you understand your rights when using a rideshare service. Rideshare operations such as Uber and Lyft have become extremely popular in Corpus Christi and other cities throughout the United States. It’s easy to see why they have become popular. Looking a[...]

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