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Force Majeure and Rolling Blackouts

By Francis D. McWilliams IV, Senior Associate Rolling power outages stemming from freezing weather conditions have paralyzed Houston and much of Texas. As of February 18th, approximately 511,000 homes and businesses are still without electricity. Earlier in the week approximately three million homes and businesses were affected.  The weather [...]

By |2021-03-18T14:47:11+00:00February 22nd, 2021|Articles|0 Comments

West Mermis Secures Summary Judgment Win for National Window Manufacturer

West Mermis attorneys Joshua W. Mermis and Stephen A. Dwyer recently secured a complete summary judgment win for a national window manufacturer in the 295th District Court of Harris County, Texas. Years after the manufacturer’s windows were installed on a project, the owner sued the window manufacturer alleging the [...]

By |2021-01-27T19:39:23+00:00January 26th, 2021|News, Verdicts and Settlements|0 Comments

West Mermis Arbitration Victory

West Mermis and its general contractor client recently prevailed in a week-long virtual arbitration. In the end, the arbitrator awarded the general contractor, who happened to be the defendant, a monetary award after the arbitrator applied the prevailing party attorneys’ fee provision. It was a resounding victory for the [...]

By |2020-10-01T20:04:03+00:00September 30th, 2020|News, Verdicts and Settlements|0 Comments

Top 6 Practice Tips for a Virtual Arbitration

By Francis D. McWilliams IV, Senior Associate Due to the global pandemic and recent spike in COVID-19 cases, it’s anyone’s guess when Texas jury trials will resume.  Arbitration, however, is moving forward virtually thanks to the array of virtual platforms available to the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”).  I recently [...]

By |2020-10-01T20:18:15+00:00August 11th, 2020|Articles|0 Comments
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