News & Blog

Farrar & Ball obtain confidential settlement in tread separation case against Hankook Tire Corporation

Farrar & Ball successfully concluded litigation against Hankook Tire Corporation when a settlement was reached in Cortez, et. al. v. Hankook Tire Corporation et. al., filed in Harris County, Texas. The lawsuit steamed from a rollover incident, which was preceded by the catastrophic tire failure of Plaintiffs’ right rear tire. In the rollover, Mrs. Cortez,

Farrar & Ball obtain severe legal sanctions against Hankook Tire Corporation

In Cortez, et. al. v. Hankook Tire Corporation et. al., filed in Harris County, Texas the 280th District Court handed down sanctions against Hankook Tire Corporation for discovery misconduct aimed at blocking testimony and the production of case specific documents. Farrar & Ball filed its Motion for Sanctions in response to repeated discovery misconduct and

Farrar & Ball obtain favorable settlement in assault case

In Aguillon v. Silverleaf Apartments, et al., filed in Harris County, Texas, Farrar & Ball forced a favorable settlement months before trial in a case concerning insufficient security at Plaintiffs’ apartment complex in south Houston. In the case, Eric Aguillon was attacked and severely beaten by an unknown third party while trying to enter his

Farrar & Ball obtain settlement against Ford Motor Company in roof crush case

In Nieto et. al v. Ford Motor Company, et. al. filed in Brazoria County, Texas, Farrar & Ball forced a favorable settlement months before trial against Ford Motor Company. In the case, Galvon Nieto was killed when the Ford F150 in which he was a passenger rollover due loss of control of the vehicle. During

$2,900,000 settlement reached in trucking case…

Farrar & Ball, LLP reach settlement against a trucking company in a case involving one death and one serious injury. Farrar & Ball’s clients were heading west on a highway in Wyoming at night in separate cars. One car broke down and was pulled over to the breakdown lane. The other car stopped and pulled

Settlement with Continental Tire North America, Inc. and Ford Motor Co. announced

Farrar & Ball, LLP successfully concluded litigation with Continental Tire and Ford Motor Company involving catastrophic injuries to two adults and two young children. On August 25, 2006, the Rangel family purchased a Ford Expedition from Red McComb’s Toyota in San Antonio. The Expedition was sold as a “certified” pre-owned vehicle. Six days after the

One week in advance of trial Farrar & Ball, LLP announces a $600,000.00 settlement

One week in advance of trial Farrar & Ball, LLP announces a $600,000.00 settlement on behalf of their client with Defendant Rockin’ G Express and Garza Brothers Trucking. On March 29, 2006, Luis Cadena, a 31 year-old salesman, was stopped at a red light intersection in Houston, Texas. Romec Guzman was driving a tractor trailer

Partners of Farrar & Ball, LLP named as Top Lawyers for The People in 2008.

Wesley Ball and Kyle Farrar were recently given confirmation that both have been named to Houston’s Top Lawyers For The People list. The list is compiled through a combination of peer voting and reader nominations. The nomination represents that the partners of Farrar & Ball, LLP have been recognized as being included within the top

Farrar & Ball obtained a settlement in advance of a trial for $425,000.

Farrar & Ball, LLP obtain settlement in advance of trial for $425,000. Farrar & Ball, LLP represented two young ladies who suffered orthopedic injuries when the vehicle they were traveling in was rear-ended by an 18-wheeler on I-10 near Orange, Texas. Farrar & Ball, LLP quickly filed suit in order to preserve all relevant evidence

Farrar & Ball successfully conclude litigation with General Motors and Key Safety Systems.

Farrar & Ball, LLP successfully concluded litigation with General Motors Corp. In August of 2006, the Ramirez family were traveling in their General Motors Astro minivan when the left rear tire failed by belt/tread separation. The Astro van rolled on dry flat pavement without being tripped by road debris of any kind. During the roll,

Introduce Yourself