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Dismissal For Client In FLSA Suit

Dismissal Secured For Satellite Dish Manufacturer Weitz Morgan successfully secured the dismissal of a major satellite dish manufacturer from a federal Fair Labor Standards Act lawsuit that had been filed against it and a local installer. The plaintiff sued the firm’s client along with the local installer in a class action suit alleging that the [..]

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Favorable Ruling At Fifth Circuit

Just ten days after oral argument, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued a favorable ruling for the firm’s client holding that the federal district court did not have jurisdiction over the case. The firm’s client had been sued in state court by Plains Capital Bank (PCB) under a breach of [..]

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Oral Argument Before The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

On Friday morning, Attorney Mark Weitz argued on behalf of a long-time client in front of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. You can listen to his compelling and well-delivered oral argument here. The firm’s client had been sued in state court by Plains Capital Bank (PCB) under a breach of [..]

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Healthcare Provider Sues Large Insurer For Underpayments

Weitz Morgan recently filed suit against United Healthcare Services, Inc. on behalf of a pediatric healthcare provider that administers 24-hour in-home care to children who are ill or are in need of consistent medical attention. The healthcare provider contends that UHC failed to pay the claims of three insureds that were negotiated and settled as [..]

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Recovery in Bad Faith Peer Review For Healthcare Provider

Weitz Morgan recently successfully resolved a bad faith peer review case for a physician client against a large national healthcare system. The case centered around the physician’s hospital privileges being suspended after an internal review of a number of cases based on allegations of wrongdoing and negligence. Contending the revocation of privileges was improper because [..]

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Verdict Affirmed By District Court

Firm Successfully Defends $412K Verdict Weitz Morgan successfully defended a $412,000 verdict it had obtained in an adversary proceeding in 2015. The trial court held a debtor responsible for fraud in connection with the sale of a Pizza Patron franchise and awarded the claimant $412,000 in damages and attorney’s fees. The debtor appealed to the [..]

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Intervening In A Bid Protest

Protecting Your Award By Intervening Protests are a legal mechanism by which an interested party can challenge the outcome of a procurement. When an unsuccessful offeror chooses to protest an award, absent certain circumstances performance of the contract either may not begin or if it has begun must cease until the outcome of the protest. [..]

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