OpenJurist

Mass Tort Law Lawyers In Cookville Texas

Cookville is an unincorporated community in eastern Titus County, Texas, United States. It lies along U.S. Route 67 east of the city of Mount Pleasant, the county seat of Titus County. Its elevation is 433 feet (132 m). Although Cookville is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 75558.

What is mass tort law?

A mass tort is a civil action involving numerous plaintiffs against one or a few corporate defendants. The tort may involve, for example, personal injuries suffered by numerous plaintiffs as a result of a defective product, or a mass disaster in which there were many injured persons, such as an airplane crash, or exposure of a large group of people to toxic chemicals or pharmaceuticals.

Answers to mass tort law issues in Texas

In certain kinds of cases, lawyers charge what is called a contingency fee. Instead of billing by the hour, the...

Because of the health problems caused by lead poisoning, the federal Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction...

Property owners may be liable for tenant health problems caused by exposure to environmental hazards, such as...

In general, mass tort cases involve a large number of individual claimants with claims associated with a single...