• Texas Tort Reform -- Highlights of the Texas Omnibus Civil Justice Reform Act
  • July 23, 2003
  • Law Firm: Seyfarth Shaw LLP - Chicago Office
  • Last month, Texas Governor Rick Perry signed into law major tort-reform legislation, which he described as "The most sweeping comprehensive lawsuit reform in the nation." By passing this legislation, the insurance-and-business lobby won the first round in what has been -- and continues to be -- a highly publicized, protracted fight against plaintiffs' attorneys and consumer groups over the new tort-reform law.