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Partner Camp Bailey Appointed to the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee Sep 7, 2017

We are excited to announce that partner Camp Bailey was recently selected to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PSC) by United Stated District Judge Claire C. Cecchi in In re: Proton-Pump Inhibitor Products Liability Litigation , MDL No. 2789. ...

Bailey Peavy Bailey Cowan Heckaman Featured in Newsweek Jul 18, 2017

For decades, our attorneys at Bailey Peavy Bailey Cowan Heckaman have committed themselves to providing injured victims with the experienced legal representation they deserve in their time of need. Recently, we were featured in Newsweek as one of the ...

BPB Attorneys Complete South Texas College of Law Firm Challenge May 17, 2017

Every attorney received their start somewhere, and many of us at Bailey Peavy Bailey Cowan Heckaman owe a great deal to our alma mater, Houston's oldest law school, South Texas College of Law Houston. Every year, STCL Houston issues a Law Firm ...

Court Upholds Jury Verdict in Favor of Jeanette Poage May 4, 2017

Attorneys Aaron Heckaman and Robert Cowan successfully secured an $11.5 million jury verdict in St. Louis, Missouri Circuit Court for Jeanette Poage, the widow of James Poage, who died of mesothelioma in May of 2012. $10 million was awarded for ...

Fiat Chrysler Used Illegal Engine Emission Software According to the EPA Jan 20, 2017

According to a United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) report released on Thursday, January 12, Fiat Chrysler installed software in the engines of approximately 100,000 Dodge Ram trucks and Jeep Cherokees that masked their nitrogen oxide ...

Concerns Over Scientific Journal's Decision to Retract Decision to Retract an Ethically and Scientifically Flawed Article on Asbestos Dec 19, 2016

Back on August 10 of this year, the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene’s (JOEH) Board of Directors voted to retract an article, which has since been withdrawn by the article’s authors , after numerous scientists called for its ...

Children Sent to ER Over Antibiotics Side Effects Dec 7, 2016

A new study released by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) showed that over 65,000 children end up in emergency rooms every year over adverse reactions to antibiotics, most commonly due to allergic reactions to the ...

Traffic Deaths Up By More Than 10 Percent in First Half of 2016 Nov 29, 2016

Traffic-related deaths saw the largest increase in half a century in 2015, and recently released statistics show that 2016 is proving to be even deadlier to drivers. According to a preliminary estimate released by the United States Department of ...

Superbug Infections Threatens the Lives of Patients Throughout the United States Nov 14, 2016

Sharley McMullen, a 72-year-old former resident of Manhattan Beach, was a patient at Torrance Memorial Medical Center in May of 2014. She was there to receive treatment for a bleeding stomach ulcer, but developed a fever hours after leaving the ...

Are Judicial Campaign Donations Giving Big Business A Legal Advantage? Oct 13, 2016

It may now feel like the norm in the United States, but corporations haven’t always spent millions of dollars to finance election campaigns. The Center for American Progress, a left-leaning progressive public policy research and advocacy ...

Aaron Heckaman Invited to Speak at Asbestos Litigation Conference Sep 28, 2016

Bailey Peavy Bailey Cowan Heckaman’s own Aaron Heckaman was invited to speak on the topic of “Special Issues in Asbestos Depositions and Settlements” on Friday, September 23 at Harris Martin’s Midwest Asbestos Litigation Conference in St. Louis, MI. ...

Federal Contractors Should be Held to Higher Standards Sep 21, 2016

Federal Contractors Should be Held to Higher Standards Every employer in the United States needs to adhere to a variety of standards set forth by the Department of Labor, unions, and any other applicable regulatory body. However, some employers need ...

Attorney Ken Bailey Named Lifetime Achiever by Texas Lawyer Sep 16, 2016

Bailey Peavy Bailey Cowan Heckaman’s own Ken Bailey was honored as a “Lifetime Achiever” in this month’s issue of Texas Lawyer—one of only a small group of Texas attorneys to receive the award. Lifetime Achievers have made significant contributions ...

Brownlow Plastering To Pay Over $365 Thousand in Overtime Back Wages Sep 14, 2016

A United States Department of Labor Wage and Hour investigation into Brownlow Plastering based out of Hammond, LA found that the company violated both the record-keeping and overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). During the ...

Long Island Nail Salons To Pay Over $203 Thousand To Workers Sep 8, 2016

The United States Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division into six Suffolk and Nassau County nail salons has led to the recovery of over $178 thousand in damages and back wages for 95 underpaid nail salon workers, as well as $24,646 in civil ...

Dinh Construction Fined $134 Thousand in Back Wages, Damages, and Penalties Sep 6, 2016

During an investigation into Dinh Construction, a Riverside, CA-based company, the United States Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division discovered violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) overtime provisions. According to the Wage ...

Concerns Over The Disappearance of Jury Trials Aug 23, 2016

While the United States Constitution states that everyone has the right to a public trial in front of an impartial jury, they’re becoming increasingly rare, at least in New York. An increasing number of judges in the Southern District of New York – ...

Texas Hot Air Balloon Crash Claims At Least 16 Lives Aug 1, 2016

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) reported [1] that 16 people or more were killed in a hot air balloon crash that occurred on Saturday, July 30, making it the worst hot air balloon crash in United States history, not counting airships. ...

BPB Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ Mar 8, 2016

Our team at Bailey Peavy Bailey Cowan Heckaman is proud to announce that attorneys Sunny Grewal , Douglas Grubbs , and Justin Jenson have been selected for inclusion in the 2016 list of Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠. This is an honor that recognizes ...

BPB Achieves 100% Participation in STCL Law Firm Challenge Feb 23, 2016

Bailey Peavy Bailey Cowan Heckaman has achieved 100% participation in South Texas College of Law’s 2016 Law Firm Challenge. The challenge, which began in 2007, was established for alumni of South Texas College of Law to come together to help maintain ...

Our Roots Run Deep: The Importance of a Firm's History Jan 28, 2016

What drives a firm to represent clients in difficult litigation matters? What is it that motivates lawyers to go the extra mile and push the limits? For Bailey Peavy Bailey Cowan Heckaman, our legacy comes from our passion. It is our passion that ...

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