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Firm Secures Arbitration Award For Clients

Weitz Morgan Receives Favorable Arbitration Award and Attorneys’ Fees For Client In a recent arbitration where Weitz Morgan represented individuals against PlainsCapital Bank, the arbitrator rendered a decision that two promissory notes transferred from a failed bank to PlainsCapital were void. The case was decided on competing motions for summary judgment, and the arbitrator granted Weitz Morgan’s [..]

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Firm Secures Summary Dismissal For Client

Weitz Morgan Successfully Defends Client Against $125K Claim With Summary Dismissal In recent summary dismissal decision, the 153d District Court in Tarrant County, Texas agreed with Weitz Morgan that Plaintiff’s claims should be barred by the statute of limitations and the case dismissed. Plaintiff argued that it was entitled to equitable tolling of the limitations [..]

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Supporting Our Community – #AmpTheArc

For years the firm has supported The Arc of the Capital Area in its mission to improve the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through financial contributions, volunteer time, and pro-bono services. We could not be more proud of the great work this organization does to ensure that 2,000 individuals and families annually [..]

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Non-Payment Of Subcontractors

Government Involvement When Prime Contractors Fail To Pay Subcontractors Subcontractors who have not been paid for their goods or services as a general rule do not have the ability to seek redress from the government. Because subcontractors lack privity, their recourse lies in an action against the prime for breach of contract or some other [..]

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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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