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Scot Pierce has Written a Case Law Update for Factorguru.com

Scot Pierce has written a case law update for www.factorguru.com.

Italian Cowboys Partners, Ltd. v. The Prudential Insurance Co. of America is a difficult case dealing with fraudulent inducement.  The Texas Supreme Court held that a “no representations” clause in a lease agreement is not enough to disclaim reliance by a tenant on representations made by a landlord during negotiations.  Although the clause being litigated is from a commercial lease, the holding extends far beyond the landlord/tenant situation and affects many types of contracts.

Please read the update here:  http://www.factorguru.com/2011/08/case-law-updates-a-guest-blog-by-scot-pierce-2/

  • 2019 Best Lawyers

    5 attorneys named to 2019 Best Lawyers list.

    Decker A. Cammack,

    John Allen Chalk, 

    Michael D.Kaitcer,

    Hunter T. McLean,

    Richard “Rocky” Schwartz

  • Rebecca K. Eaton has been selected as a 2017 Texas Rising Star

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    Whitaker Chalk has 5 attorneys named in “The 400. Fort Worth’s Most Influential People” by Fort Worth INC. Magazine.

    John Allen Chalk, Hunter McLean, Jason Pierce, Vernon Rew, and Robert Simon

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