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E&B Successfully Defends Trial-level Motion for Summary Judgment Victory on Appeal

Wallace Debes v. General Star Indemnity Company, Civil Action No. 09-12-00527-CV; in the Texas Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. On July 10, 2014, the Texas Ninth Court of Appeals affirmed the summary judgment granted by the 136th Judicial District Court of Jefferson County, Texas in favor of General Star Indemnity Company. E&B partner Monty Briscoe […]

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E&B Obtains Declaratory Judgment in Houston Federal District Court

Preferred Contractors Insurance Company Risk Retention Group, LLC v. Oyoque Masonry, Inc. et al.; Civil Action No. 4:12-CV-1406; In the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division. On July 26, 2013, a magistrate for the U.S. District Court Judge for the Southern District of Texas granted Preferred Contractors Insurance Company […]

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E&B Successfully Defeats Motion to Remand in Dallas Federal Court

Weber Paradise Apartments, LP. v. Lexington Insurance Company, et al.; Civil Action No. 3:12-CV-5222-L On May 23, 2013, in a widely reported ruling favorable to an insurer and its adjusters, a U.S. District Court Judge denied the insured’s Motion to Remand a first party property insurance case to state court. The Plaintiff initiated suit in […]

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Bill Eggleston Elected to Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation

November 14, 2012: William J. Eggleston III has been elected to membership in the Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation. Fellows of the Foundation are selected for their outstanding professional achievements and their demonstrated commitment to the improvement of the justice system throughout the state of Texas. Election is a mark of distinction and recognition […]

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