Year: 2019

Woman is walking her labrador on a leash.

Texas has no statewide “leash law,” but Houston and several other cities have local laws that require dog owners to leash, muzzle or otherwise restrain their dogs at all times when they are in public areas or prohibit owners from letting their dogs “run at large.” If a dog owner or…

Female volunteer chatting with woman in wheelchair.

At Fleming Law, P.C., we want to celebrate those individuals and organizations that work hard to help others and enrich the quality of life in communities throughout the Greater Houston area. That is why we started our “Community Spotlight” series. Our goal is to call attention to the important contributions made…

Pedestrian crossing the street along the highway.

Pedestrians often – but not always – have the right of way in Texas. It depends on the specific circumstances. However, in general, Texas Transportation Code § 552.008 places a duty on drivers to always exercise due care to avoid collisions with pedestrians. They must honk their horns to warn…

Fleming Law, P.C., one of the Houston area’s leading personal injury lawyers, is now offering its 2019 Scholarship Program. The law firm will award a $1,000 scholarship to one aspiring student. This is the second time that Fleming Law, P.C., will offer this scholarship program. Participants can submit an essay or…

Man got hit by a car seen in the rear mirror.

Typically, when another driver causes you to suffer injuries in a car accident in Texas, you will file a claim against that driver. You will seek compensation through that driver’s liability auto insurance coverage. However, what happens when the other driver flees the scene, and the police cannot find the…

Auto accident involving two cars

If you are involved in a rear-end crash in Houston or elsewhere in Texas that causes you to suffer serious injury, you may be eligible to file a claim against the other driver. You could recover compensation that covers your medical expenses, lost wages and other accident-related damages. Your ability…