Nuisance Law in Texas

Nuisance is generally the interference with the use and enjoyment of real estate that may result from some wrongful act causing damages. Crosstex N. Texas Pipeline, L.P. v. Gardiner, 505 S.W.3d 580 (Tex. 2016), reh’g denied (Dec. 16, 2016). While Texas recognizes both public nuisance (e.g. littering in a park) and private nuisances (disputes usually […]

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An Overview of Texas Homestead Law

Most residents of Texas are familiar with some basic information regarding Texas homesteads such as property tax exemptions and a vague sense that homestead property has some protection from creditors. Article 16, Sections 50–52 of the Texas Constitution provides all Texans with homestead rights, and this article discuss homestead law and the rights associated with […]

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