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Date: 04-17-2024

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Everett Reed, III v. The Lane Construction Corporation

Case Number: 1:23-cv-00309

Judge: David A. Ezra

Court: United States District Court for the Western District Texas (Travis County)

Plaintiff's Attorney: Ethan L. Shaw and John Paul Cowart

Defendant's Attorney: Brett L. Myers

Description: Austin, Texas personal injury truck wreck lawyers represented the Plaintiff who sued on an auto negligence theory.

This case was filed in the 126th District Court, Travis County, Texas, D-1-GN-23-000156, and was removed to federal court by The Lane Construction Corporation.

Texas follows the modified comparative negligence rule, also known as the 51% Bar Rule. This means that if a plaintiff is found to be 50% or less at fault for their injuries, they can recover damages. However, their total compensation will be reduced by their percentage of fault.

Outcome: 04/12/2024 20 ORDER DISMISSING CASE WITH PREJUDICE. Signed by Judge David A. Ezra. (cc3) (Entered: 04/12/2024)

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