Liability

Firm Newsletter - June 2015

Chapter 95 Protections to Property Owners Affirmed by Supreme Court

On May 8, 2015, the Texas Supreme Court handed down a decision in Abutahoun v. Dow Chemical Company, which examined Chapter 95 of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code. See 2015 WL 2147979, 58 Tex. Sup. Ct. J. 879. Section 95.003 of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code provides that a property owner is not liable for personal injury,