Month: September 2015

  • The firm’s Warren Burns is serving on a panel of distinguished legal experts at an upcoming American Bar Association conference to discuss potential improvements to the class action process for consumers and defendants. In recent years some critics have charged that consumer class actions offer relatively little compensation to individuals compared to the plaintiffs’ lawyers....

  • Warren Burns and Daniel Charest are discussing the recent developments in environmental laws and regulations at an upcoming meeting of the Louisiana State Bar Association. The two-day conference, scheduled for Oct. 1-2 in New Orleans, offers an opportunity for experienced oil and gas litigators to gain a broader understanding of issues...

  • Warren T. Burns, an attorney representing the indirect purchasers, told Law360 on Monday the matter is largely a procedural issue and said his side remained confident the settlements would be enforced. “Both sides entered into the settlements with the expectation the court could go either way” on the motion to dismiss, he said. “We feel strongly the settlements are fine.”...

  • Daniel Charest and Water T. Burns, partners with the Dallas firm Burns and Charest, represent the plaintiffs. "We are really happy with the result. We put together a strong case," Charest said. "I am personally gratified that the Bass family and the other plaintiffs put their trust in me to handle the matter."...

  • "We're very pleased that this matter has been resolved," Daniel Charest, an attorney at the Dallas-based firm, said. He, represents the landowner plaintiffs. "We believe the evidence was compelling on behalf of the property owners."...

Page 1 of 212