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Victoria ISD Education Foundation receives single largest gift in Foundation History

VICTORIA, Texas – Pearson Legal awarded Victoria ISD Education Foundation with the single largest gift in Foundation history, totaling $200,000. This award is the single largest gift ever that San Antonio-based Pearson Legal, P.C. has given the district. Robin Harkey, executive director of the Foundation, released the following statement: “This tremendous contribution represents a beacon...
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Virtuwave Holdings Celebrates Property Damage Jury Verdict

In March 2017, a destructive hailstorm passed through North Texas. Virtuwave Holdings owned a 70,000 square foot mixed-use commercial building in McKinney, Texas that suffered considerable damage from the storm. The building developed multiple leaks within a few days after the storm. Virtuwave reported the damage to its insurance company, State Farm Lloyds. State Farm’s initial adjuster only in...
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Pearson Legal Participates in First Summary Jury Trial Via Zoom

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many changes have been made in the way people are conducting business, and that includes the legal profession. Matthew Pearson, of Pearson Legal P.C., participated in the first-ever civil summary jury trial over Zoom on Monday, May 18. It was an experiment to get the civil judicial system up and running after being shut down by the pandemic. The one-day civil...
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Planning for a Successful Commercial Construction Project

Are you developing a public or private commercial property? The most essential part of the development process is to be absolutely certain that the contract you enter into with any design professionals or contractors includes provisions to protect you from liability or financial impact in the unlikely event of design or construction defects. What are some common defects? Architectural and eng...
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Pearson Legal Files Lawsuit On Behalf Of Victoria Independent School District Against Property Casualty Alliance of Texas

VICTORIA, Texas, Jan. 28, 2020  — The Victoria Independent School District (VISD) has filed a lawsuit against its insurance carrier, Property Casualty Alliance of Texas (PCAT), to be compensated for extensive damage sustained by the district-wide school facilities as a result of August 2017's Hurricane Harvey.  In the lawsuit, VISD seeks to recover approximately $22M in damages that the Di...
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Do You Have Adequate Homeowner’s Insurance?

Disasters that can strike your home — including hail, windstorms, fires and tornadoes — are always traumatic. By carrying sufficient homeowner’s insurance, you can at least have some peace of mind knowing that you’ll be able to recover. But typical coverage is often based on three factors: what you paid for your home, its current market value and your mortgage. This may leave you short when it com...
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