Helping Local Businesses in the Fight Against Unscrupulous Insurance Companies
April 29, 2020
With shuttered businesses across the country now receiving denial of coverage letters in response to their business interruption claims, Fears Nachawati is fighting back. Two bad-faith insurance lawsuits were recently filed on behalf of Salum restaurant in Dallas, as well as Houston-based Frosch International Travel against Travelers Indemnity Company, which rejected both businesses’ claims without investigating what happened. In the case of Salum, Travelers has...
Majed Nachawati Named to Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Plaintiffs Consumer Lawyers in America
April 28, 2020
In honor of its 15th anniversary, Lawdragon is releasing 15 separate lists honoring attorneys from across the country in a variety of practice areas. After earning a place among the legal publication’s overall 500 Leading Lawyers in America, Majed Nachawati has also ranked among the nation’s 500 Leading Plaintiffs Consumer Lawyers. The publication describes this elite group of attorneys in the following way: “Each and...
Fears Nachawati Donates $50,000 to Public Justice
April 21, 2020
Fears Nachawati Law Firm is donating $50,000 to Public Justice, P.C., a nonprofit organization devoted to assisting those affected by government and corporate abuse, as well as ensuring that individuals have fair and equal access to open courts and the civil and criminal justice system. Fears Nachawati’s donation will support Public Justice, as well as the organization’s Justice for All Fund, which was created specifically...
Attorney Jonathan Novak Responds to Reports of Global Settlement in Opioid Litigation
April 9, 2020
Pharmaceutical companies are currently facing thousands of lawsuits across the country for the role they’ve played in the ongoing opioid crisis. The pain this epidemic has caused is incalculable. All over the United States, individuals and families are desperately trying to get their loved ones the help they need. In some cases, those loved ones have been lost and are never coming back. Communities are...
Texas Supreme Court Rejects Bid by Steak ‘n Shake to Dismiss Employee Sexual Assault Lawsuit
March 30, 2020
The Supreme Court of Texas has rejected an attempt by restaurant Steak ‘n Shake to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a former employee who was allegedly sexually assaulted by her manager. Trial lawyer Matthew McCarley of Dallas-based Fears Nachawati, who represents the plaintiff, said the ruling released Friday marks an important victory in efforts to hold businesses accountable for the actions of supervisors. With Friday’s...
Majed Nachawati Named to Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Lawyers in America
March 27, 2020
This year, Fears Nachawati co-founder Majed Nachawati has been named to Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Lawyers in America for his skill and overall contributions to the legal profession. Majed has spent years fighting on behalf of individuals and communities ravaged by the opioid crisis, hurt by corporations that pollute the environment, and injured by defective products. Founded in 2005, Lawdragon is one of the leading names...