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ExxonMobil not responsible for paying for cleanup of two contaminated sites, Texas Supreme Court rules

Jessica Beebe Mar. 27, 2017, 12:43pm

AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) – The Texas Supreme Court ruled Feb. 24 that ExxonMobil does not have to pay to clean up soil contamination at two inactive oil drilling sites at the Lazy R Ranch in west Texas. The court did ask a trial court to revisit the case for two oil sites still in operation at the same property.

Texas SC allows sexual assault lawsuit against Steak N Shake to proceed

Chandra Lye Mar. 7, 2017, 9:33am

AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) – The Supreme Court of Texas has overturned a decision by a court of appeals, paving the way for a plaintiff to move forward with a common law assault claim against her former employer, Steak N Shake.