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
More than 40,000 Cancer Claims Remain Unresolved from Proposed Bayer Monsanto Roundup Weed Killer Lawsuit Settlement
April 26, 2021
Many cancer victims critical of settlement structure, vow to pursue jury trials. DALLAS – More than 40,000 current claims on behalf of individuals diagnosed with non-Hodgkins lymphoma after exposure to the Bayer Monsanto Roundup herbicide remain unresolved as criticism mounts that a proposed settlement framework is inconsistent and unfair to cancer victims. Plaintiffs in multidistrict litigation (MDL) against Roundup maker Bayer AG (OTCMKTS: BAYRY) increasingly see...
Exposing Paraquat and Fighting for Its Victims
April 22, 2021
Agrochemical giant Syngenta Group, based in Switzerland and Chinese-owned, has downplayed the dangers of paraquat for generations, leaving farm workers and others exposed to the chemical with mounting medical bills and a severely impacted quality of life. Fears Nachawati Law Firm is fighting back. The firm recently filed the first federal lawsuits on behalf of two men diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease after exposure to paraquat....
Fears Nachawati Trial Lawyers Join Coalition Endorsing Inclusivity in Multidistrict Litigation Leadership
April 8, 2021
Guidelines say plaintiffs in mass litigation benefit from more diverse legal teams. Trial lawyers at Fears Nachawati Law Firm have joined a coalition of law firms, judges and legal scholars as inaugural signatories on the Judicial Appointments Inclusivity Standard developed by the James F. Humphreys Complex Litigation Center at George Washington Law School. These guidelines and best practices encourage judges in class-action and mass tort...
Fears Nachawati Announces Promotion of Avani Javia to Chief Operations Officer
February 11, 2021
Fears Nachawati Law Firm is pleased to announce the promotion of Avani Javia to the position of Chief Operations Officer (COO). Avani has been with Fears Nachawati Law Firm for 13 years and is a licensed attorney. Since joining the firm in 2008 as a legal assistant, her role expanded over the years beyond legal work to business operations. Avani served as Director of Operations...