Dram Shop Liability Articles

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Texas Is Among The Leaders in the United States When It Comes to Drunk Driving Incidents

Texas is among the leaders in the United States when it comes to drunk driving incidents. At Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner, we understand the devasting impact drunk drivers can cause for individuals and their families. When a drunk driving accident occurs, it is imperative that you seek legal representation. At Abraham Watkins,…

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A Holiday Reminder

With the holiday festivities and party circuit well underway, it’s crucial to acknowledge the heightened risks associated with drinking and driving. Despite the festive cheer, the combination of celebrations and alcohol often leads to an increased danger on the roads. At Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner, we understand the devastating impact drunk drivers…

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Texas Ranks 3rd Among the Worst in Fatal Drunk Driving

In a sobering revelation, Texas finds itself at the center of an alarming statistic ranking as the third most dangerous state to drive due to elevated drunk driving.  According to Forbes recent 2023 report, Texas is the unfortunate runner-up in the list of states grappling with the highest rates of fatal drunk driving incidents. This…

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Holding Third Parties Liable in Texas for Alcohol-Related Injuries

Imagine this scenario: a drunk driver runs a stop sign and collides with your car, causing severe injuries. While pursuing a personal injury claim against the drunk driver seems like the logical step, what if they’re uninsured or underinsured? Are there alternative options available under Texas law? The answer lies within Texas law itself, where…

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Dram Shop Liability in Texas: Responsibilities and Consequences

In Texas, where socializing often involves the consumption of alcohol, dram shop liability plays a crucial role in ensuring accountability for alcohol-related incidents. This legal concept holds establishments accountable for serving alcohol to individuals who later cause harm to themselves or others due to intoxication. Dram shop liability in Texas is governed by specific laws…

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THE LEGAL DANGERS OF OVER-SERVING: WHEN BARS FACE LAWSUITS AFTER FATAL CRASHES

Bars and other establishments that serve alcohol play a vital role in our social lives, providing spaces for relaxation and enjoyment. However, with great pleasure comes great responsibility, and it is essential for these establishments to ensure the safety of their patrons, even when they have had a bit too much to drink. Overserving customers…

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