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Litigation Considerations: Bench Trial or Jury Trial?

What Is What? In a bench trial, a judge makes the final decision regarding the outcome of a case. Parties conduct a normal trial by presenting arguments and evidence, but instead of a jury determining the result a judge will do so. The type of trial most people are familiar with is the jury trial. [..]

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Weitz Morgan To Take More Plaintiff Contingency Cases

Weitz Morgan has chosen to substantially increase the number of plaintiff contingency cases it takes as part of the firm’s litigation practice expansion. “Historically, contingency fee cases have been a small portion of what we do, but we want to make them a more meaningful and important part of the practice, “ says Managing Partner [..]

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GAO Bid Protest Timeline Infographic

In our ongoing series of infographics, the firm has prepared a timeline of a post award protest at the GAO. We trust this overview of the procedure of a protest will be a helpful reminder to government contractors of the major requirements and deadlines in a GAO bid protest. Weitz Morgan represents businesses and individuals in civil litigation and government [..]

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Changes To Transparency In Public Contracting In Texas

What Happened Governor Abbott recently signed Senate Bill 943 changing the Texas Public Information Act. Importantly for contractors, the bill amended Section 552.104 of the Government Code regarding the exception to disclosure of information relating to competition. The Law Before S.B. 943 The Texas Supreme Court ruled in Boeing Co. v. Paxton, 466 S.W.3d 831 [..]

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Flow of a Texas Lawsuit Infographic

The firm has prepared a simplified flow chart of a basic lawsuit in Texas. It is a useful point of reference for clients when discussing the dynamics of each phase of litigation. Weitz Morgan represents businesses and individuals in civil litigation and government contracts. For more information about the firm, please visit www.weitzmorgan.com. 

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