Dallas Business Journal Speaks to Matthew McCarley on Protests and Business Interruption Claims
June 1, 2020
With business interruption claims being filed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, questions are now being asked regarding filing claims related to damage sustained in the wave of protests currently taking place across the country. The Dallas Business Journal spoke to Fears Nachawati partner Matthew McCarley on what business owners can expect. “This is different than the business interruption claims,” Matthew said. “With (COVID-19-related)...
Darren McDowell and Eric Przybysz Answer Questions on Johnson & Johnson Talc Litigation
May 29, 2020
After having its product pulled from store shelves across the country and facing billions of dollars in liability, Johnson & Johnson has announced it will stop selling its talc-based baby powder in the United States and Canada. While removing this dangerous product from the market is welcome news from a public-health perspective, there is still much work to be done and other hurdles to overcome....
Fears Nachawati Files Class-Action Lawsuits Over ADT Employee’s Video Snooping
May 18, 2020
Fears Nachawati, Chicago-based Edelson PC and Dallas-based Carter Law Group are filing two federal class-action lawsuits on behalf of ADT Security Services customers whose privacy was breached by a company employee who had access to streaming video from customers’ security cameras. The home security company marketed in-home camera systems as a way for parents to check in on their children and pets. However, it failed...
Dallas Morning News Profiles Salum’s Struggles as Insurance Denies Coverage
May 13, 2020
The Dallas Morning News has published a story on Salum Restaurant, which Fears Nachawati is representing after Travelers Indemnity Company wrongly denied coverage for losses sustained during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thousands of businesses just like Salum have had their livelihoods thrown into question as unscrupulous insurance companies wrongly deny business interruption claims. Fears Nachawati is fighting on behalf of Salum and others like it to...
Graileys Fine Wines Sues Hartford Insurance for Denying COVID-19 Business Interruption Claim
May 11, 2020
The Fears Nachawati Law Firm has filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of Graileys Fine Wines after a business-interruption claim filed by the business was denied by its provider. Graileys is just one of thousands of businesses across the country that have suffered losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The highly acclaimed Dallas establishment, located in the city’s Design District, was shuttered after Dallas County...
Jonathan Novak Provides Opioid Litigation Update in Four-Part Webinar
May 6, 2020
Fears Nachawati’s Jonathan Novak is leading a series of webinars providing a comprehensive overview of the latest developments in state and federal opioid litigation. A former DEA lawyer who investigated the role of large pharmaceutical companies in the spread of highly addictive prescription opioids, Mr. Novak is a key member of Fears Nachawati’s opioid litigation team in state and federal litigation. The firm is actively representing states, regional governments and other parties that have been ravaged by the epidemic of opioid addiction. The series...