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Houston Astros Earn History

On November 1st, 2017, the Houston Astros played the 7th game in the final set of the World Series – and won. As Mayor Sylvester Turner said, “We went from 51 inches of rain to a 5 to 1 clincher. WOW it doesn’t get much better than that.” We are […]

Congress Prevents Consumers from Suing Companies Like Equifax

The Senate voted Tuesday night to eradicate a contentious rule that would have allowed Americans to file class-action suits against banks instead of being coerced in many cases into private arbitration. No Democrats or independents favored the move. All but two Republicans — John Kennedy of Louisiana and Lindsey Graham […]

Serious Vulnerability in the Protocol Securing Wi-Fi Networks

Researchers have discovered and disclosed a massive WiFi vulnerability that puts everyone’s private data at risk. According to the article, nearly every WIFI device we use is vulnerable – and may even be compromised – due to a standard industry high-security protocol WPA2. Read more here: https://consumerist.com/2017/10/16/researchers-discover-wifi-vulnerability-affecting-basically-every-device-on-earth/  

North Texas Warrior Golf Association Fundraiser

The Nations Law Firm is proud to announce the successful outcome of a charitable event which we were fortunate enough to sponsor.  The 7th Annual North Texas Warrior Golf Tournament took place in Southlake, Texas all day today.  This is the group’s only fundraiser and essentially funds their entire yearly […]

Are You One of the 143 Million People Affected by Equifax’s Security Breach?

As you have probably heard by now, Equifax, a consumer credit reporting agency , has been hacked. Reportedly, the hackers have accessed personal information, including social security numbers, driver’s license numbers, and credit card numbers for 143 million U.S. customers. That is nearly two-thirds of the adult U.S. population! Identity […]

RESOURCE CENTER IN LAFAYETTE

By Cindy Nations September 4, 2017, updated December 14, 2021 Acadiana Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (Acadiana VOAD) is open in Lafayette, Louisiana. The center serves as a resource hub for those affected by weather disasters. Charitable organizations are known to provide hot meals, clothing vouchers, personal care kits, resource […]

Did Drug Company Overcharge Taxpayers Over a Billion Dollars?

By Cindy L. Nations – Drug company Mylan agreed to pay $465 million to quickly settle a Justice Department investigation into claims that it deliberately overcharged Medicaid for its EpiPen anti-allergy device.  Why would a company agree so quickly to such a large settlement?  Well, it might have something to […]

Women in Washington!

By Cindy L. Nations – On May 24 and 25, the Women Trial Lawyers Caucus descended on Capitol Hill to lobby Congress to beat back legislation designed to close the courthouse doors on our clients.  Overall, 150 women from 41 states attended over 250 Congressional meetings. Women trial lawyers stormed […]

The Trial Lawyer Selects Howard Nations as One of America’s 50 Most Influential Trial Lawyers

The Trial Lawyer, official magazine of The National Trial Lawyers, has revealed its 2016 members of The RoundTable: America’s 50 Most Influential Lawyers. These extraordinary civil plaintiff and criminal defense lawyers were chosen from nominations of the magazine’s readers. Each lawyer was assessed for his or her professional accomplishments, trial […]