Using old data, Texas Watch released an opinion piece that painted a bleak picture of the status of insurance claims during the Harvey recovery, blaming the Legislature for passing bills that allegedly hurt property owners. It’s simply not true. The laws passed were focused on consumer protection and removing incentives for storm-chasing personal injury lawyers.
Avoid the storm of misinformation. Check out our other pieces on weather-related lawsuit abuse: A Storm of Misinformation, New Laws Ensure Courts Are Used for Justice, TALA Lauds Senate Approval of HB 1774 and more.