“Day before ‘Loser Pays’ launches, Beaumont lawyers file 59 lawsuits”

I’m on record as noting that the Texas bill labeled as “loser pays” doesn’t do nearly as much to revamp litigation incentives as its name implies, but if lawyers rushed to beat the deadlines on its provisions, they must be expecting it to make at least some difference. [Chamber-affiliated Southeast Texas Record]

More: Texas attorney Brooks Schuelke offers a different explanation for the last-minute rush.

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