Serpe Jones Attorneys On-Call 24/7 for Emergency Applications to Provide Life-Sustaining Treatment

Serpe Jones has initiated an on-call group to provide emergency applications for life-sustaining treatment for hospital clients anytime a need arises. Hospitals anticipating a potential need to provide life-sustaining treatment that parents or guardians oppose on religious or other grounds now have access to counsel around the clock. Attorney Will Whitaker has handled several midnight […]

Serpe Jones Successful before the Supreme Court of Texas

On August 23, 2013, the Supreme Court of Texas issued another favorable opinion for health care defendants in Psychiatric Solutions, Inc. v. Palit. The case involved allegations of personal injury stemming from an employee’s involvement in the physical restraint of a psychiatric patient during a behavioral emergency. The employee sued the hospital for negligence based […]