The Texas Winter Storm And Power Outages Killed Hundreds More People Than The State Says
May 28, 2021
BuzzFeed News has published an analysis on the catastrophic failure of Texas’ power grid in February that killed hundreds more than the state has acknowledged. FN co-founder Majed Nachawati comments. “It’s astounding and it is disturbing, and our job is to make sure we hold the [power] generators, who we believe primarily responsible, accountable for the untimely deaths of these 80 deceased victims,” Nachawati said....
Fears Nachawati Praises Judge’s Denial of Flawed Roundup Weed Killer Settlement
May 27, 2021
Today, U.S. District Court Judge Vince Chhabria rejected a proposed settlement that would have limited the ability of cancer victims exposed to Bayer AG’s Monsanto Roundup weed killer to pursue lawsuits for relief. Fears Nachawati co-founder Majed Nachawati praised the ruling, saying the judge’s decision sent an important message to Bayer AG and a group of plaintiffs’ lawyers who had crafted a settlement that at...
D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas Honors Majed Nachawati & Darren McDowell
May 10, 2021
Every year, D Magazine asks lawyers throughout North Texas to candidly nominate peer attorneys for its Best Lawyers in Dallas list. For a region full of great lawyers, it’s tough competition to find a place on the list. Join us in congratulating firm co-founder Majed Nachawati and firm partner Darren McDowell for their inclusion in D’s exclusive 2021 listing. Under Mr. Nachawati’s leadership, the Fears...
Bryan Fears and Patrick Luff Profiled by D Magazine
May 7, 2021
D Magazine profiled Fears Nachawati attorneys Bryan Fears and Patrick Luff in its May issue, highlighting their work on behalf of Texans impacted by the blackouts caused by February’s winter storms. In their discussion – on newsstands now – Bryan and Patrick discuss the lawsuits Fears Nachawati has filed against the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) and CenterPoint Energy in Harris County, as well...
Continuing the Fight for Texans Affected by Statewide Power Outages
May 3, 2021
While the recent winter storms affected the entire country, Texas was uniquely unprepared for them. Individuals, families, and businesses have suffered damage to their homes and the places they work, absurd energy charges, not to mention injury and loss of life. Holding Electric Companies Responsible ERCOT, which manages the state’s electricity grid, and the American Electric Power Company, which is responsible for transmitting electricity across...
Unleash Black Box Data: A guide to motor vehicle crash reconstruction
April 27, 2021
Understanding how black boxes work and what data they contain is crucial when reconstructing a motor vehicle crash. Read this informative article featured in Trial Magazine, written by Fears Nachawati attorney, Patrick Luff, on what you can learn from a black box, how you and your crash reconstruction expert can use the information, and some of its limitations. Read Now: Unleash Black-Box Data