The Washington Post Asks: Was Apple to Blame?

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On December 24th, a tragic car accident claimed the life of a young girl on a freeway near Dallas Texas. Five year old Moriah Modisette was in the back seat of her family's car which had stopped along with several other vehicles caught in a traffic jam. Garrett Wilhelm, the driver following behind the Modisette family, did not stop, however, because he was too busy having a video chat with someone on his iPhone. He crashed into the Modisette's vehicle at highway speed.
Mr. Wilhelm will be held accountable for his actions as he has been charged with manslaughter. But is the maker of his cellphone, Apple Inc. in this case, to blame? The Washington Post looks into the effects that distracted driving has on a driver and some of the pros and cons of phone makers adding driving lockouts.
You can read their article by clicking here.


National Trial Lawyers 2016 Top 100

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We are proud to announce that Jack Walker and Reid Martin have both been selected as Top 100 Civil Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers. The Top 100 is an invitation-only organization composed of the premier trial lawyers from each state or region who meet stringent qualifications as civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense trial lawyers. The selections for the Top 100 are based on a process which includes peer nominations and third-party research. Membership is only extended to a select few of the most qualified attorneys from each state or region who demonstrate superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature and public profile measured by objective and uniformly applied standards in compliance with state bar and national Rule 4-7. The Top 100 is an essential source of information, education and networking for the most accomplished trial lawyers throughout America.