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05.09.18

Thompson Coe Obtains Victory in Products Liability Case in International Court of Arbitration After 11 Days of Trial

05.08.18

Fourteenth Year Thompson Coe Ranked as “Band 1” by Chambers

02.22.18

Pam Woodside Speaking on Smart Data and Claims on AM Best Webinar

02.13.18

Thompson Coe Secures Fourteenth Circuit Decision Supporting Appraisal Process

11.10.17

Dallas Partners Obtain Defense Verdict in Highly Complex Products Case

09.21.17

New Fifth Circuit Decision on Appraisal Award

08.16.17

Thompson Coe Obtains Directed Verdict in Commercial Property Bad Faith Case

08.15.17

Thirteen Attorneys Included in Best Lawyers in America 2018

06.05.17

Houston Partners Obtain Summary Judgment in Coverage Suit

05.26.17

Thirteenth Year Thompson Coe Ranked as "Band 1" by Chambers

01.23.17

Judge Finds No Liability in Houston Premises Liability Case

12.01.16

Jody Stasney Speaking at 2016 CLM Conference

09.16.16

Thompson Coe Obtains Unanimous Defense Verdict

08.19.16

Thirteen Attorneys included in Best Lawyers in America 2017

07.18.16

Jury Returned Unanimous Defense Verdict in Coverage Case

05.27.16

Twelfth Year Ranked as "Band 1" in Insurance by Chambers

04.05.16

Founding Partner, Bob Cousins, Honored as Texas Trial Legend

03.23.16

Thompson Coe Obtains Unanimous Defense Verdict in Federal Court

02.08.16

Firm Wins Hail Jury Trial for State Farm Lloyds in Federal Court

01.01.16

Thompson Coe Opens New Orleans Office

12.03.15

Jody Stasney Speaking at 2015 CLM Conference

11.02.15

Thompson Coe Tier 1 in Best Lawyers 2016 "Best Law Firms"

09.08.15

Fourteen Attorneys Selected 2015 Super Lawyers

08.17.15

Thirteen Lawyers Selected Best Lawyers

07.09.15

Jay Thompson Speaking at 2015 Property & Casualty Insurance Symposium

05.20.15

Thompson Coe Recognized by Chambers USA as Band 1 in Insurance

04.09.15

Jamie Baker Speaking at Art Law Update: Survey of Juris Artis

03.27.15

Harrison Yoss Speaking at Annual CLM Conference

03.04.15

Thompson Coe Attorneys Speaking at 2015 ABA Insurance Coverage Litigation Seminar

01.26.15

Thompson Coe Announces Two New Partners

01.19.15

TC Attorney Rhonda Thompson Speaks on Deconstructing a Repair Estimate

11.25.14

Thompson Coe Ranked 38 of 100 Firms With Most Insurance Partners Globally

09.15.14

Thompson Coe Welcomes Coverage Attorney to Los Angeles

09.12.14

Lexington Off Hook For Fired Trucker's $5M Arbitration Win

09.05.14

Fourteen Attorneys Named 2014 Texas Super Lawyers

08.07.14

Insurer Seeks Dismissal Of Condo's $55M Building Defect Suit

05.23.14

Thompson Coe Recognized by Chambers USA

05.06.14

Two Austin Attorneys Elected to Leadership Roles

03.31.14

Thompson Coe Attorney Sean M. Crowley Honored by Texas Bar Foundation

02.25.14

Thompson Coe Attorneys Secure Verdict in Premises Liability Case

01.22.14

Thompson, Coe, Cousins and Irons, LLP Announces Five New Partners

05.28.13

Thompson Coe Partners with Frances O'Meara To Open California Office

05.24.13

Thompson Coe Recognized In Annual Ranking of Leading Firms and Lawyers in America

01.07.13

Thompson Coe Attorneys Obtain Dismissal of Bad Faith Suit in Fifth Circuit

12.05.12

Houston Attorneys Secure Unanimous Verdict

09.10.12

Fifteen Attorneys Named 2012 Texas Super Lawyers

07.12.12

Jay Thompson Named the Raymond Mauk Leadership Award Honoree by the Insurance Council of Texas

06.26.12

Thompson Coe Welcomes Jim Reece to Saint Paul Office

06.07.12

Thompson Coe Recognized in Annual Ranking of Leading Firms and Lawyers Throughout America

10.03.11

Fifteen Thompson Coe Attorneys Announced as 2011 Super Lawyers

09.09.11

Thompson Coe Attorneys Receive Favorable Verdict for Insurance Company

08.30.11

Twelve Attorneys Selected as The Best Lawyers in America 2012

06.10.11

Chambers USA 2011: Thompson Coe Achieves High Marks in Annual Ranking of Leading Firms and Lawyers Throughout America

03.24.11

Fifth Circuit Affirms Award for CGL Carrier

03.17.11

Thirteen Thompson Coe Attorneys Selected as Rising Stars

01.10.11

David Knoll Announced as FORC Chairman of the Board and President

01.01.11

Thompson Coe Appoints Six New Partners

09.15.10

Thompson Coe Selected by Best Lawyers for “Best Law Firms” 2010

08.16.10

Will D. Davis Named By Best Lawyers As “Lawyer of the Year” for 2010

08.04.10

Seven Thompson Coe Attorneys Selected as The Best Lawyers in America®

07.16.10

Will Davis Honored With Insurance Council of Texas' Raymond Mauk Award

06.11.10

Chambers USA 2010: Thompson Coe Achieves High Marks in Annual Ranking of Leading Firms and Lawyers Throughout America

02.16.10

Rick Harmon and Brian S. Martin Named as Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition 2010

01.01.10

Thompson Coe Announces New Partner: Jason Yacuk

11.05.09

Thompson Coe Attorneys Prevail in Appeal Before US Court of Appeals

10.21.09

Thompson Coe Attorneys Obtain Verdict For CGL Carrier

09.16.09

12 Thompson Coe lawyers selected as 2009 Super Lawyers

08.21.09

Thompson Coe Attorneys Prevail in Fifth Circuit Mandamus Proceeding

08.11.09

Thompson Coe Attorneys Win Unanimous Defense Verdict

08.10.09

Thompson Coe Attorneys Receive Total Defense Verdict

07.31.09

Partners Recognized in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®

06.25.09

Diego Garcia Elected Council Member to Insurance Law Section

06.08.09

Six Thompson Coe Attorneys named 2009 Super Lawyers

05.01.09

Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons Announces Two New Partners

05.01.09

Garcia and Carsey Chosen as Panelists for ABA Insurance Seminar

04.23.09

Four Houston Attorneys to Present at Advanced Insurance and Tort Claims Seminar

04.01.09

Stephanie Rojo is certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

10.01.08

Partners Recognized in the 2009 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®

09.10.08

Texas Insurance and Tort Law Update 2008 Seminar

12.01.07

Thompson Coe Names Four New Partners for 2008

10.01.07

Partners Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® -- 25th Anniversary Edition

09.17.07

Twelve Lawyers Named 2007 Super Lawyers by Texas Monthly magazine

07.12.07

Richard S. Geiger Receives ICT's Mauk Award

06.15.07

Thompson Coe Recognized as a #1 Law Firm in Insurance in Texas in 2007

03.03.07

Diego Garcia Speaks at American Bar Association (ABA) Meeting

01.01.07

Nine Thompson Coe Attorneys Named 2007 Rising Stars

11.16.06

Thompson Coe Names Six New Partners

10.06.06

Nine Thompson Coe Attorneys Named 2006 Super Lawyers

09.04.06

Partners Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® -- 2007 Edition

09.01.06

Thompson Coe Attorneys Participate in Community E-Mentoring Program

06.07.06

Thompson Coe Recognized as a Leading Texas Insurance Law Firm for the Fourth Consecutive Year

04.01.06

Three Thompson Coe Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in Dallas Under 40

01.01.06

Five Thompson Coe Attorneys Named to 2006 Rising Star List

12.20.05

Thompson Coe Adds Five New Associates

12.08.05

Thompson Coe Names Four New Partners

10.01.05

Six Thompson Coe Attorneys Named Super Lawyers by Texas Monthly Magazine

08.25.05

Thompson Coe Files Amicus Brief in Dallas Basketball, Ltd. v. TIG Insurance Company

06.23.05

Seven Thompson Coe Attorneys Named Texas Rising Stars

Publications

07.13.18

Texas Hail Bill Is Already Affecting Insurance Litigation

11.20.17

Hurricane Harvey's Aftermath: Anticipated Coverage Issues Following Natural Disasters

04.19.17

Are We There Yet: Paving The Way for Autonomous Vehicle Claims

12.19.16

Isaac Asimov's laws and the rise of self driving cars

11.09.16

It’s The End Of the [Automobile Insurance] World as We Know It

09.02.16

Long Road Ahead for Autonomous Vehicle Laws

05.25.16

Fine Art Insurance—a Horse of a Different Color

05.05.16

Hail No: Insurer Prejudiced by Insured's Delay in Reporting Storm Damage Claim

12.16.15

Buckle Up or Else: Texas Supreme Court Holds Plaintiffs Responsible for Failure to Wear Seat Belts

11.13.15

Texas Insurance Agent Liability in Light of the Elusive ‘Special Relationship’

08.06.15

Ebola Coverage: A Primer (Journal of Texas Insurance Law, Spring 2015)

04.10.15

KABOOM!: Handling Explosion Claims, Texas Insurance and Tort Law Update

04.09.15

Emerging Coverage Issues In Fracking Claims, Texas Insurance and Tort Law Update

01.01.15

Once More Into the Breach:  Will Fracking Usher in the Next Great Wave of Environmental Litigation?

08.29.14

Potential Conflicts in the Tripartite Relationship: The Use of Billing Guidelines and the Right to Independent Counsel

03.28.13

The Anatomy of a Declaratory Judgment Action, Texas Insurance and Tort Law Update

03.01.13

Superstorm Sandy: Lessons Insurers Can Learn From Gulf Coast Hurricanes

06.14.12

Who Pays And How Much?: Allocation Of Defense And Indemnity Costs Among Co-Insurers, Texas Insurance and Tort Law Update

08.01.11

Contractual Liability Exclusion in Commercial General Liability Policy, 28 DAYL Dicta 7 (August 2011)

09.10.09

Texas Insurance and Tort Law Update 2009: Tort Law Update

09.10.09

Texas Insurance and Tort Law Update 2009: Investigating, Evaluating, and Defending Catastrophic Claim

10.01.08

Punitive Damages Coverage in Texas - Where Are We Now and Where Are We Going

06.12.08

Doing it Right the First Time

10.17.06

The Current State of Benzene Litigation, Thompson Coe seminar: The Future and Science of Benzene Litigation

10.12.06

The 2007 Texas Legislature - Legal Storm Clouds on the Horizon?

09.01.06

Recent Developments in Homeowners Insurance

09.01.06

Duty to Defend Could Be Triggered by Extrinsic Evidence

04.10.06

Construction Defect Coverage Revisited — With A Twist: Lennar Corp. v. Great Am. Ins. Co.

04.10.06

Fifth Circuit Analyzes CGL Auto Use Exclusion: EMCASCO v. American International

10.15.05

Court Confirms Akin Not Limited to UM

10.15.05

Texas Supreme Court Weighs in on Business Pursuits Exclusion in Homeowner Policies

10.15.05

Court Denies Rehearing; 21.55 Analysis Stands: TIG Insurance Company v. Dallas Basketball, Ltd.

12.06.04

Insurer's Duty to Defend is Not Triggered Until Insured Tenders its Defense

10.15.04

Texas County Mutuals: Still Alive and Kicking

06.02.03

The Perfect Texas Insurance Storm Emergency Orders and Ad Hoc Rulemaking

12.06.01

State Farm Lloyds vs. Mireles

11.07.00

Texas County Mutuals: Their Tradition and Their Future

E-Alerts

05.22.18

New Test to Determine Whether Offshore Oil and Gas Contracts are Maritime in Nature Rendered Final by SCOTUS Denial of Writ

05.11.18

Minnesota Supreme Court Adopts New Product Manufacturer Post-Sale Duty to Warn Test

04.27.18

Texas Supreme Court Adopts “Sham-Affidavit” Doctrine

04.13.18

USAA v. Menchaca: Second Time Around

01.09.18

Fifth Circuit Affirms New Test for Offshore Oil and Gas Contracts

09.08.17

Hurricane Harvey: 542A Catastrophe Checklist

09.06.17

HURRICANE HARVEY: ANTI-CONCURRENT CAUSATION REVISITED

06.16.17

Supreme Court of Texas Clarifies "Fully Adversarial Trial" Requirement for Liability Insurance

05.26.17

Supreme Court of Texas Provides Guidance on Proportionality of E-Discovery Requests

04.07.17

Texas Supreme Court Attempts to Clarify Statutory Bad Faith Liability

02.21.17

Take-Nothing Judgment Affirmed Based on Failure to Provide Notice

12.16.16

Fourth Court of Appeals Affirms Post-Appraisal Summary Judgment for Insurer

04.04.16

FIFTH CIRCUIT TIGHTENS IMPROPER JOINDER STANDARD

12.04.15

Texas Supreme Court Rules Mere Incorporation of a Defective Product Does Not Equal "Property Damage"

11.19.15

Fifth Circuit Seeks Clarification on Independent Injury for Insurance Code Claims

09.14.15

Supreme Court of Texas to Determine Whether Responsibility-Shifting Provision of Lease Agreement Violates Public Policy

06.12.15

Fifth Circuit Parses Texas Supreme Court's Reasoning in  Deepwater Horizon and Upholds Limit on Additional Insured Coverage

05.15.15

What happens when the claimant settles with the tortfeasor pre-suit?

04.27.15

Texas Supreme Court Enforces Anti-Concurrent-Causation Clause

02.13.15

Texas Supreme Court Reaffirms Incorporation of Other Documents By Additional Insured Clauses         

10.31.14

Texas Supreme Court Disallows Discovery of Unrelated Claim Files

10.07.14

Texas Supreme Court Grants Review in Concurrent Causation Dispute

09.02.14

Texas Supreme Court Upholds Denial of Coverage Based on Vacancy Provision

09.02.14

Houston Court of Appeals Finds Punitive Damages Are Covered by Commercial Policies, but Remands the Case for Determination of the Public Policy Issue

07.01.14

Fourteenth Court of Appeals Muddies Waters on Policy Benefits and Extra-Contractual Benefits

08.26.13

Texas Supreme Court Expands Liability for “Property Damage” and Limits Enforceability of Consent-To-Settlement Requirements

01.01.13

Weather-Related Catastrophe Litigation Management

06.25.12

Texas Supreme Court  Virtually Eliminates Workers' Compensation Bad Faith   

06.18.12

Fifth Circuit Holds Coverage for Faulty Workmanship Barred by the Contractual Liability Exclusion

01.31.12

Workers' Compensation Bar for Borrowed Employees

12.22.11

Additional Insured Coverage Language in the Context of a "Third Party Over" Action

08.29.11

Texas Supreme Court Severely Cuts Back Workers' Compensation Bad Faith

07.05.11

Texas Supreme Court Limits Evidence on Medical Expenses

06.22.11

New Legislation Affects Risk Shifting In Certain Construction Contracts

06.02.11

New Texas Supreme Court Opinion: Ojo v. Farmers Group, Inc., et al.

05.06.11

Texas Supreme Court's Decision on Waiver of Appraisal - In re Universal Underwriters

Past Webinars

07.17.18

PC Webinar: Construction Defect: Liability for Defects and Failures

06.12.18

PC Webinar: Update on Appraisal Issues in Texas

05.15.18

PC Webinar: The Best Defense is a Good Offense: Reserving Rights and Denying Coverage

04.10.18

PC Webinar: Claims Handling in the Frozen Tundra

03.28.18

ICT Webinar: HB 1774, Six Months Later: Is it Working?

03.20.18

PC Webinar: What Will Be Different with Harvey?

12.19.17

PC Webinar: Coverage Pitfalls – Three Unique Harvey Issues and How to Address Them

11.14.17

PC Webinar: Surveying Harvey's Aftermath: Creative Claims, New Statutory Tools and the Road Forward

09.05.17

TC Webinar: 2017 Significant Changes in Texas Insurance Law

11.08.16

TC Monthly Webinar: UM/UIM Claims and the Declaratory Judgment Act: An Update on the Law in Texas

06.28.16

TC Monthly Webinar: Stowers Update: New Issues Surrounding the Stowers Doctrine

07.21.15

TC Monthly Webinar: Legislative Update on 2015 Legislation Impacting Insurance

05.12.15

Thompson Coe Monthly Webinar: Handling UM/UIM Claims: An Update

04.14.15

Key Issues To Consider When Handling ERISA Claims

02.10.15

Thompson Coe Monthly Webinar: Hacking Through The Cyber Liability Claim: What You Need To Know To Prevent A Breach

08.12.14

Thompson Coe Monthly Webinar: Stowers Update - The Duty to Settle in Texas (over 500 attendees)

06.17.14

Thompson Coe Monthly Webinar: Deconstructing A Repair Estimate

05.13.14

Thompson Coe Monthly Webinar: Landowner's Liability for Criminal Acts

01.23.13

TC Webinar: Fine Art Insurance Issues: A Selected Case Law Survey