Heygood, Orr & Pearson

6363 North State Highway 161, Suite 450
Irving, Texas 75038, United States
Contact: Jim Orr
Phone: 1-877-446-9001
Fax: 214-237-9002
Areas of Practice
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Personal Injury
  • Toxic Torts
Other U.S. Locations
  • Texas
Number of Attorneys
2-10 Attorneys

Table Saw Lawsuits Allege Injuries Caused by Lack of Adequate Safety Equipment

Despite the existence of technology that could prevent countless injuries caused by table saws, thousands of Americans suffer finger amputations, lacerations, or hospitalizations each years due to accidents caused by table saws…more
 /  Construction Law, Consumer Protection, Law Firm Marketing, Personal Injury, Products Liability

Opioid Painkiller Overdose Cause Thousands of Deaths Each Year

Patients who are prescribed opioid painkillers by their doctor - including drugs such as the fentanyl pain patch, hydrocodone, oxycodone, hydromorphone, methadone, and morphine - may be at risk of an overdose or other serious…more
 /  Consumer Protection, Health, Law Practice Products & Services, Personal Injury, Products Liability

Life Partners, Inc. Facing Fraud Charges, Investor Lawsuits Over Insurance Investments

The Securities and Exchange Commission has accused the life settlements company Life Partners, Inc. and its executives with fraud in connection with the marketing of their investment product. Life Partners is also facing…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Consumer Protection, Health, Insurance

Texas Supreme Court Adopts “Learned Intermediary Doctrine” and Holds Facts of Case Did Not Justify Creating Exception Based on “Direct-to-Consumer” Advertising

The Texas Supreme Court has held that the learned intermediary doctrine generally applies within the context of a physician-patient relationship and allows a prescription drug manufacturer to fulfill its duty to warn end users…more
 /  Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Law Firm Marketing, Personal Injury, Products Liability
Lancer Insurance Co. v. Rhonda Shelton, et al.

Brief of Appellants

This case involved a lawsuit filed on behalf of several families whose children were injured or killed in a vehicular accident while on a bus operated by Rockmore’s Discovery Coaches and Tours. After the victims’ families were…more
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