Recent Blog Posts
Currie Elected FDCC Senior Director
Edward “Ned” Currie was recently elected as Senior Director of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC). The FDCC is composed of recognized leaders in the legal community who have achieved professional distinction, is dedicated to promoting knowledge, fellowship, and professionalism of its members as they pursue the course of a balanced justice system […]
Currie Johnson obtains defense verdict in malpractice case
Whit Johnson and Senica Tubwell recently obtained jury verdict for a local physician and others in a suit filed by the family members of a patient who died as a result of a bowel perforation following gynecologic surgery. The hospital, the general surgeon who had provided exposure for the surgery and the internal medicine physician who provided care […]
Currie Johnson obtains summary judgment in bad faith suit.
Mike Myers, Bill Creel and Joseph Gill obtained summary judgment for insurer who was accused of failure to timely offer insured’s policy limits in settlement of claim involving catastrophic injury, resulting in multi-million dollar judgment against insured. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals held that insurer had no duty to offer limits in absence of demand […]