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Dallas ISD Names Stephanie Elizalde Lone Finalist for Superintendent

If all goes as planned, Dallas ISD’s new superintendent will be an extremely familiar face, and one that has a couple of years of experience at the top spot under her belt. In a called meeting Wedn

Del Shores Foundation announces its first Writers Search winners

In an emailed announcement this week, the Del Shores Foundation announced its inaugural winners of its 2021 Writers Search. The search awards LGBTQ writers in three different categories. The search a

‘Stranger Things’ store brings the Upside Down to Dallas for limited time

On Saturday, Netflix will launch an official Stranger Things Store pop-up at Grapevine Mall. The store will immerse the show’s fans in a world of the supernatural and ’80s nostalgia. The store wi

Growth of Massive New Mexico Wildfire Slowed

Firefighters have been able to slow the growth of a massive wildfire burning in the mountains of northeastern New Mexico as they prepared Wednesday for another round of red-flag weather that has the p

Native American Man Files Suit in Oregon Alleging Bogus Detention

A lawsuit alleges a Salem, Oregon, police officer accused a Native American man of stealing a car he was working on, grabbed him, shoved him onto the hood of his police car and handcuffed him with no

Your Guide to Finding a Personal Injury Attorney in Texas - Legal Reader

You should invest in some methods to assist you in dealing with accidents. Hiring a personal injury attorney is one basic requirement in this regard.

US women’s soccer players will earn the same as men, thanks to a lawsuit and an unusual pooling deal

The U.S. Soccer Federation will pay male and female players the same as a result of unique collective bargaining agreements announced Wednesday. The agreements, which…

Why Mayor Johnson’s Sports Committee Will Likely Be a Wild Pitch

Mayor Eric Johnson is on a kick about attracting more pro sports teams to Dallas, so he did what politicians dependably do: form a committee. The Ad Hoc Committee on Professional Sports Recruitment a

Judge cites challengers’ religious beliefs in blocking transgender health care requirements

A federal judge in North Dakota has blocked the federal government from requiring members of the Christian Employers Alliance to provide health coverage for gender…

Traffic Advisory- The intersection of Redden Road & Oak Road Closed for Serious Injury Collision - Delaware State Police - State of Delaware

Bridgeville, DE- Delaware State Police are currently on the scene of a serious injury collision at the intersection of Redden Road and Oak Road. As a result, all travel lanes […]

People Moves: Longtime Alabama Agency Adds New Shareholder-Owners

Byars/Wright Insurance, an independent agency with six offices in Alabama, has named four new shareholders, officially giving the agency six owners. In addition to existing owners Haig Wright II and S

Incoming justice Jackson refuses to say whether SCOTUS leak was good or bad

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson sidestepped questions about the U.S. Supreme Court's leak of the draft abortion opinion and picketing of justices’ homes during an…

Maine Attorney General Plans to Sue PFAS Manufacturers

Maine Attorney General Aaron Frey said the state is preparing for a lawsuit against manufacturers of so-called forever chemicals. Frey said at the Democratic State Convention last weekend that steps a

Kentucky Coal Mine Cited for Tree Fall that Killed Worker in January

The U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration has cited the owners of an eastern Kentucky surface mine where a worker was killed in January by a falling tree, according to a published report. Nally &

Oklahoma Hospital to Pay $1.1M to Settle False Claims Act Violations

Oklahoma Heart Hospital South, LLC has paid $1,151,770.50 to settle civil claims stemming from allegations it violated the False Claims Act by submitting false claims to Medicare, announced United Sta

Texas Jury: American Airlines Not at Fault in Alleged Assault of Flight Attendant

Jurors in a civil lawsuit decided last week that American Airlines did not bear responsibility for an alleged sexual assault against a flight attendant by a celebrity chef who was hired by the airline

Pimco Sued Over ‘Fraternity’ Culture by Minority Ex-Workers

Pacific Investment Management Co. now has both men and women suing over a “fraternity” culture that allegedly favors White males. Two men, a Black ex-employee and a former contractor who is Asian,

2022 Silver Gavels go to book by Anita Hill, documentary about trailblazer Pauli Murray

Looking for your next read, TV show or podcast? Start with one of the eight winners of the ABA’s 2022 Silver Gavel Awards for Media…

Lesbian candidate wins Oregon gubernatorial primary

Tina Kotek won the Democratic primary in the Oregon gubernatorial race. She is now on track to become one of the first out lesbian governors in U.S. history, along with Maura Healey who is running fo

New York Accuses Amazon of Discriminating Against Pregnant and Disabled Workers

The New York State Division of Human Rights has filed a complaint against Inc. accusing the online retailer of discriminating against pregnant and disabled workers at its worksites, Governo

Iowa Landlord Settles $135,000 Sexual Harassment Suit

The Justice Department announced that it has secured an agreement to resolve a lawsuit alleging that Davenport, Iowa, landlord Juan Goitia violated the Fair Housing Act by sexually harassing female te

How to develop and keep associates? BigLaw firm tries embedding career coaches

Vinson & Elkins has hired seven career coaches and embedded them in firm practice groups. They will intervene as needed to get associates and partners…

Fifteen Years Later, It’s Time For Luka to Finish What Dirk Started: Beat the Warriors

I’m a writer and editor by trade, and I devote a fair amount of my free time to reading. To put it another way: I spend most of my days thinking about stories. Given that, it is only natural that I

California law requiring women on corporate boards is unconstitutional, judge rules

A California judge has struck down a law requiring public corporations headquartered in the state to include a minimum number of women on their boards…

LeClairRyan trustee agrees to $21M settlement with company accused of contributing to losses

The bankruptcy trustee for LeClairRyan has reached a $21 million settlement with the company that she accused of helping to further plunge the law firm…

EmotionTrac analyzes facial expressions in real time to help lawyers pick juries, market themselves

Facial recognition software is becoming a greater part of our everyday lives. The police use it to investigate crime. Smartphones and computers use it…

Leading Off (5/18/22)

Dallas Hate Crimes are Underreported. That’s the belief of the FBI, which said that the police department’s total—nine in 2022—doesn’t make sense with the “deep fear” in communities of

Nondelegation and Originalism

Kurt Eggert, Originalism Isn’t What it Used to Be: The Nondelegation Doctrine, Originalism, and Government by Judiciary, 24 Chap. L. Rev. 707 (2021). Jack Beermann Originalism certainly isn’t wha

Personal Injury Lawyer Robert Gluck Celebrates Milestone 25th Anniversary of the Law Firm's Plantation Office - Benzinga

Personal Injury Lawyer Robert Gluck and his team are pleased to celebrate the firm's 25th Anniversary of fighting for Florida injury victims at their Plantation office. Robert is grateful to be able

Cawthorn loses in North Carolina GOP primary

Madison Cawthorne, the anti-LGBTQ 26-year-old who has represented North Carolina in the U.S. House of Representatives since winning election in November 2020, has fallen short in his bid to be re-ele

Stonewall Democrats of Dallas issues warning against Sandra Crenshaw in House District 100 runoff

Stonewall Democrats of Dallas is issuing a warning against former Dallas City Council member Sandra Crenshaw, who is in a runoff for the Democratic nomination in Texas House District 100 against gay

Can My Driving Record Affect My Personal Injury Claim? - Germany Law Firm PLLC

Can My Driving Record Affect My Personal Injury Claim?

Motorcycle Personal Injuries in New Jersey: What Every Rider Needs to Know

Motorcycle Personal Injuries in New Jersey: What Every Rider Needs to Know

ICBC tribunal case could go to Supreme Court of Canada

The Trial Lawyers Association of BC says a recent court decision upholding the NDP government policy moving some ICBC cases to the Civil Resolution Tribunal might be appealed to the Supreme Court of

The DIY Initiative to Help Parents Find Formula in North Texas

If you’re not a parent of a baby, you might be only somewhat aware of the formula shortage that is making it difficult for parents all over the country to feed their babies. A lot happened to get u

How Would Dallas Stand Up to a Summer Blockbuster-Level Disaster?

Steven Spielberg’s Jaws kicked off the summer blockbuster era when it was released on June 20, 1975, facilitated by its enthusiastic first test screening, in Dallas on March 26, at the old Medallio

Recap: DIFFA/Dallas celebrated inclusivity and fashion at House of DIFFA Gala

On May 7, the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS, DIFFA/Dallas, concluded the season with its signature gala, House of DIFFA: EXTRAVAGANZA. The gala was hosted at the Omni Dallas Hotel and fe

ICBC tribunal case could go to Supreme Court of Canada - BC News

A recent B.C. Court of Appeal ruling upholding the NDP government’s moving minor motor vehicle accidents to the Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT) might be appealed to Canada’s highest court, the Tr

Brownwood Pride under threat

Pride in Brownwood was going to be a film festival. “Things have gotten real here in Brownwood,” film festival director Brock Cravy said. Now, he said, he fears for his life. Here’s a transcrip

Meriden Teen Arrested in Connection With Serious Injury Shooting in Hamden

A 15-year-old is facing charges in connection to a shooting that resulted in serious injuries in Hamden last year, police said. Officials said the shooting happened on May 26, 2021 in the area of Obe

The Santa Fe Trail Detour Isn’t Safe

Near the south end of White Rock Lake, we’ve been dealing with some road construction as TxDOT works to reconfigure the intersection where Garland, Grand, and Gaston roads converge. It’s been sup

New Guide on Car Insurance Coverage Published by Attorney Howard P. Lesnik, Esq.

/PRNewswire/ -- As a public service, Howard P. Lesnik, Esq. has published the New Jersey Car Insurance Buyer's Guide. The book is based on Mr. Lesnik's...

Leading Off (5/17/22)

Arrest Made in Hair Salon Shooting. Cops dropped the news at 3:40 this morning, but they didn’t give any details, such as the shooter’s name or his possible motive for shooting three women of Kor

More Just, More Efficient Workplace Regulation

Hiba Hafiz, Interagency Coordination on Labor Regulation, 6 Admin. L. Rev. Accord 199 (2021). Ryan Nelson Dozens of administrative agencies regulate American workplaces. Yet, those agencies often fa

Madera, CA - Madera police arrest driver for DUI twice the legal limit | Torem & Associates

MADERA, CA – The driver of the vehicle was uninjured after it rolled over in Madera on Sunday. According to Madera police officers, Jacqueline Mancha was arrested for driving under the influence of

Black Tie Table Captain sales open

Table Captain sales are now open for the 41st annual Black Tie Dinner, set for Sept. 24 at Sheraton Dallas Hotel. The dinner is presented by PNC Bank. Each table seats 10, and table captains can buy

1 million-plus expected for Mexico City Pride parade

The Mexico City GLBTQ+ Pride parade returns next month after two years of COVID, and organizers are expecting more than a million people to turn out for the celebration, according to Jesús Chaírez,

Transwestern Real Estate takes over leasing for office building at 4211 Cedar Springs

Transwestern Real Estate Services announced  today (Monday, May 16)  that Houston-based real estate investment firm  OrangeStone Capital, has selected Transwestern to provide agency leasing servic

Is the City of Dallas Actually Getting Serious About Environmental Justice?

A few Saturdays ago, something monumental happened in a small room at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center. A longtime activist told me it was “probably the most significant development on en

Elmwood Farm Finds a New Home Near Tyler Station

Elmwood Farm officially has a new home near Tyler Station. The urban farm—which former D dining critic Eve Hill-Agnus dubbed “The Little Garden That Could”— previously lived in Oak Cliff on t

New Developments in Fifteenth-Century Ottoman Trust Law and the Fate of the Hagia Sophia

The Hagia Sophia Case, Recent Case: Daniștay, Onuncu Daire [Council of State, Tenth Chamber] Matter No. 2016/16015, Decision No. 2020/2595, July 2, 2020, 134 Harv. L. Rev. 1278 (2021). Reid Weisbord

Data-Driven Procedural Inequality

Danya Shocair Reda, Producing Procedural Inequality Through the Empirical Turn, 94 U. Colo. L. Rev. __ (forthcoming, 2023), available at SSRN. Brooke D. Coleman Data is all the fashion, not just in

Confronting Surveillance

Amanda Levendowski, Resisting Face Surveillance with Copyright Law, 100 N. C. L. Rev. __ (forthcoming, 2022), available at SSRN. Ifeoma Ajunwa One prevailing feature of technological development is t

Troy Aikman serving drinks in Dallas

The legendary football icon will be seen serving beers as he aims to feature his own brand of beer called Eight Elite Light according to a WFAA article from April 29 which reports,  “The Super Bowl

Autonomy as Corporeal, Not Just Cognitive

Megan S. Wright, Resuscitating Consent, 63 Bos. Coll. L. Rev. 887 (2022). Nadia Sawicki Contemporary discussions of the law and ethics of informed consent to medical treatment tend to focus on the p

The International Tax System is There to Achieve Justice

Allison Christians & Laurens van Apeldoorn, Tax Cooperation in an Unjust World (2021). Kim Brooks I love everything about this book book, Tax Cooperation in an Unjust World, by Allison Christians

Dallas Lovers get married on air

An Oklahoma City couple were set to marry in Las Vegas but ultimately ended up getting married mid-flight after the flight’s pilot offered to marry them instead according to a Fox 31 article from Ma

The Impact of Knick on Regulatory Takings and Those Pesky Lucas Exceptions

David Callies, Regulatory Takings After Knick, Total Takings, the Nuisance Exception, and Background Principles Exceptions: Public Trust Doctrine, Custom, and Statutes (2020). Shelley Ross Saxer In h

Zoom Arbitration

Amy J. Schmitz, Arbitration in the Age of COVID: Examining Arbitration’s Move Online, 22 Cardozo J. Conflict Resol. 245 (2021). Brian Farkas It’s already cliché, but worth saying anyway: The pa

Weaponizing The Law and the Cost of Lawyers in Intimate Partner Violence Actions

Heather Douglas, Women, Intimate Partner Violence, and the Law (2021). Francesca Bartlett Across the world, millions of women experiencing violence and coercive control by an intimate partner turn to

Dallas’ New Swim Club called Lee Harvey’s Dive In

A swim club claiming to be the best diver bar in Dallas is going all-out this summer with their outdoor bar, pool, cabanas and even an outdoor oasis according to a CultureMap Dallas article from April

Updates on Oak Cliff’s Park

The huge multi-million elevated park being developed in Interstate 35E has just reached its 75% target funding according to a D Magazine article from April 21. They say,  “The first phase of the So

Mike’s Chicken Opens in Dallas

With Mike’s Chicken finally setting up a new location in Dallas this April 21, Han Dao recounts their restaurant’s history which heavily relied on Tram Dao, her mother according to a Dallas Mornin

Trinity Groves Dallas Passed Down

Young Chef Julian Rodarte was handed Trinity Groves Dallas Restaurant Group after Phil Romano names him CEO according to a Dallas Morning News article from April 13 which reports,  “A 29-year-old c

Major Food Group brings Carbone to Dallas

Carbone will finally open its doors to Dallas and Texans to bring a grander and more sophisticated over the top dining that is inspired from the Italian-American dining from 1958 according to a Dallas

WrestleMania 38 Sets Record

WrestleMania declared that they have beaten their own record back in 2016 in the same stadium through crowd attendance and grossing according to a WFAA article from April 4 which reports,  “WWE off

Texas A&M Law in Top 50 Programs

The recently added law school of Texas A&M has landed on the Top 50 programs in the whole country according to an NBC 5 DFW article from March 29. They say,  A new ranking from U.S. News & Wo

Knox Street will welcome Foxtrot

Chicago-based Foxtrot will be opening this summer in Knox Street to serve coffees and sandwiches according to a Dallas Morning News article from March 25. They say,  “Foxtrot is expected to open in

Mullen & Mullen Law Firm is Sponsoring Ticketstock 2022

Hi fellow P1s, Mullen & Mullen is excited to announce we are sponsoring Ticketstock 2022 at the Plano Event Center on February 18th and 19th headlining Deion Sanders. Hope to see you there. Find m

What to Consider When Choosing a Truck Accident Lawyer

Finding the right lawyer for a truck accident requires knowing your options. Here is what to consider when choosing a Dallas truck accident lawyer. Have you or your loved one been involved in a truck

Believe It Or Not, We Don’t Blame Pit Bulls

Believe It Or Not, We Don’t Blame Pit Bulls When we posted an article on FB about dog bite injuries featuring the image of a Pit Bull, it generated hate comments by some who assumed we were saying t

Meet Our Rescue Horse Mascots

These Mustangs were rounded up by the BLM. We rescued them from "kill pens" with the assistance of Evanescent Mustang Rescue & Sanctuary.

If We Don’t Win You Don’t Pay | Hundreds of Millions Won

If We Don’t Win You Don’t Pay | Hundreds of Millions Won Top Rated Attorneys for Injury Accidents Dallas | Plano | Frisco | Fort Worth Hello and thank you for visiting our website. I’m Shane Mul

What Happens If You Don’t File A Police Report After Your Car Accident?

What Happens If You Don’t File A Police Report After Your Car Accident? Not filing a police report immediately after a car accident puts you at risk. Find out why and what you can do if you didn’t

How the Eggshell Doctrine Helps You Win Fair Compensation

How the Eggshell Doctrine Helps You Win Fair Compensation If you have a pre-existing condition and someone else injures you, under the eggshell doctrine, they are responsible if it’s made worse. Hav

What If You Disagree With Insurance Co.’s Offer To Settle Your Car Wreck?

What If You Disagree With Insurance Co.’s Offer To Settle Your Car Wreck? The insurance company quickly sends you a settlement offer for your car wreck. You need the money desperately. Should you ta

NHTSA Data Reveals Deadliest Vehicles to Drive in the U.S.

NHTSA Data Reveals Deadliest Vehicles to Drive in the U.S. Which automobiles should you avoid buying if safety is your primary concern? Learn about the deadliest vehicles based on NHTSA crash data. Ev

Should You Let Your Insurance Company Monitor Your Driving?

Should You Let Your Insurance Company Monitor Your Driving? Should you install a tracking device or app that allows your insurance company to monitor your driving in hopes of receiving a discount? Ins

Ward Maedgen Accident Attorneys - Accident Attorney Dallas - 214-651-4288

Ward Maedgen Accident Attorneys - Accident Attorney Dallas - 214-651-4288Ward’s courtroom skills, earned while serving as an Assist District Attorney and representing people seeking a fair shake, g

A good run: Overlawyered, 1999-2020

I published the first Overlawyered post on July 1, 1999, and I expect this post on May 31, 2020 will be the last. As someone in the entertainment world once put it, “Leave before they want you to l

Searching the Overlawyered archives

Overlawyered always prided itself on having usable archives, and I would often hear from writers, attorneys, and others who had been alerted to cases or issues by our old posts or had found them usef

Best of Overlawyered

More than once a “best of Overlawyered” book was envisioned, but the project never panned out. We did, however, occasionally assemble January roundups of the best posts of the previous year, or s

Detective: fraudsters broke limbs of supposed crash victims

Also from the draft-post archives, this time 2003: was it just too grotesque? Detective Ken Bigg “said that in an attempt to ward off suspicion from insurance companies, the [Chicago-area] crew wou

Argue & Phibbs, solicitors

Once a long-established law firm in Ireland with a name famed around the world, Argue & Phibbs has since been incorporated into the Sligo law firm of McTernan MacGowan. See also Sligo Town; plaqu

Overlawyered’s cast of characters

While I’ve been here all along as the main writer for Overlawyered, most of that time solo, others have played key roles too, especially attorney Ted Frank, now a leading class action reformer, who

May 28 roundup

Squatter sues homeowners from prison, gets default judgment [Eric Ross, KOAA; Colorado Springs. Colo.] “Judge Thomas Hardiman on the history of judicial independence” [Cato Audio of last year’s

Overlawyered’s 404 Not Found page

Speaking of design, newer readers might not have seen Overlawyered’s 404 Page Not Found page, which used to win awards. On occasion someone would even take it seriously, resulting in confusion or c

Liability roundup

Artificial intelligence dodges a legal dart: “An Algorithm for Predicting Recidivism Isn’t a Product for Products Liability Purposes” [Eugene Volokh, Jim Beck] Powdered caffeine is hazardous st

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Several people have asked what blogs or other media might be worth turning to after Overlawyered ceases posting this weekend. You can probably guess what some of my own favorites are from the frequen

Car Accident Lawyer Dallas - Choose Maedgen Accident Attorneys

Maedgen Accident Attorneys has been helping families and individuals who have been hurt in moderate to serious accidents for decades. If you think you may have a case involving an accident, whether i

Bob Dylan’s ‘Hurricane’ is one of the most famous tales of wrongful conviction

I hate being on the road too early in the morning; sometimes it’s just you and a long stretch of highway until the sun rises.…

Judge arrested for alleged courthouse sex assault; women adopted buddy-system safety plan

A judge in Washington was arrested at the courthouse Wednesday and charged with second-degree rape for the alleged sexual assault of a courthouse employee. Judge…


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