24 ABA Journal Hurricane Harvey articles.
: Hurricane Harvey will go down as one of the worst storms in U.S. history. While the cleanup has yet to begin, those needing legal help cannot wait.
Aug 30, 2017 1:17 PM CDT
The Texas Supreme Court on Tuesday issued an emergency order allowing out-of-state lawyers to practice in the state temporarily to provide pro bono assistance to Hurricane Harvey victims.
Aug 30, 2017 9:07 AM CDT
The full scale of the damage from Hurricane Harvey may not be known for weeks or months. But even as the rain is still falling, lawyers in Texas and across the country are mobilizing to meet the legal needs of the people who have been impacted.
Aug 29, 2017 4:35 PM CDT
The headquarters of Lone Star Legal Aid in Houston was damaged on Monday after an apparent explosion and fire.
No one was found in the building, but a firefighter was…
Aug 29, 2017 8:47 AM CDT
Houston’s three law schools and downtown law firms are closed as the area copes with unprecedented flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey.
Aug 29, 2017 8:01 AM CDT
A Texas law that takes effect on Sept. 1 could affect some homeowners filing claims with their insurance companies in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
Aug 29, 2017 7:00 AM CDT
The reopening date is “unknown” for state and federal courts in Houston and Harris County, Texas, after the record rainfall in the wake of Hurricane Harvey caused unprecedented flooding.
Aug 28, 2017 8:25 AM CDT
Several courts have closed as Hurricane Harvey approached the Texas coast and intensified into a Category 4 storm
, CNN reports.
Aug 25, 2017 5:23 PM CDT