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Texas Dram Shop Liability: From Last Call to Verdict

October 15, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm (CST)

In cases involving the serving and/or consumption of alcohol, Dram Shop is the sole remedy for plaintiffs. Litigation has evolved in the areas of toxicology, signs of obvious intoxication, server actions, bar and restaurant standards, and affirmative defenses to Dram Shop claims. This presentation covers the law on the elements of a Dram Shop claim, investigation of Dram Shop claims, common plaintiff tactics in prosecution, and discussion of the Safe Harbor defense.

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Thompson Coe Among Most Active Insurance Litigation Firms in the US, Study finds.

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Thompson Coe Obtains Texas Supreme Court Victory in Shooting Accident Suit

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The COVID-19 Vaccine Part 2

The golden question: can you mandate the COVID-19 vaccine? EEOC has now given guidance surrounding vaccines in the workplace. Join Kevin Mosher and repeat guest, Stephanie Rojo from the Thompson Coe Austin office talk...