Man Sues for $7 Million in Defective Gun Case

Gun Manufacturer Faces $7M Personal Injury Lawsuit A pistol manufacturer has been named in a lawsuit claiming $7 Million in damages. Dallas Police Force is one of the groups raising concerns over the safety of [...]

August 15th, 2017|Personal Injury|

Pedestrian Hit-and-Run Kills Teen

Jason Barrett and his daughter Sharonda Barrett. Photo originally posted at A father in Taylor, Texas arrived before medics just in time to hold his daughter moments before her death. [...]

Pain Caused by a Wrongful Death

Imagine a loved one being taken away from you because of an accidental death. You are now stuck with mounting bills, funeral costs, loss of companionship, and other bills such as costs for children, family and school. All of this with one less income coming into the household.

August 2nd, 2017|Wrongful Death|

How Texas Gun Laws Play a Role in this Wrongful Death Case

A wrongful death lawsuit involving an Austin detective could change the rulebooks for gun owners in Texas. It's now up to a Texas jury to determine if the detective was negligent by leaving [...]

July 28th, 2017|Wrongful Death|

Chipotle’s Latest Outbreak: Could a Thrown Out Case Have Prevented the Illness?

Photo by Chipotle Sees Yet Another Serious Outbreak Months After Food Safety Case Dismissed A number of Chipotle customers in Virginia fell ill from a foodborne illness. It's a disaster that's pushed [...]

July 18th, 2017|Personal Injury|

Bike Austin: Be a Part of the Cycling Community

For some in Austin, cycling is a way of life, not a mode of transportation. If you're new to town or want to start moving on two wheels instead of four, read [...]

Dog Bite Claims: What To Do After?

On this Page: Former UT standout sued in second dog bite attack case What to Do After a Dog Bite How to determine if the owner is liable [...]

Personal Injury and Celebrities

Car Accidents Happen to Celebrities Too Photo by People Magazine Which celebrities were caught up in car accidents and personal injuries in 2016? How [...]

July 6th, 2017|Personal Injury|

McMinn Law’s Office Holds Place in Austin History

Historic McMinn Law Firm Built By Scottish Immigrant This week the McMinn Law team has uncovered some of the hidden history behind our place of work. We know it as the place we meet with [...]

Non Covered Drivers in Texas

A lawyer's perspective: what happens when you put the brakes on uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage. In a 2011 study the Insurance Research Council found that roughly 1 in [...]