How They Won It: Jackson Walker Shapes Anti-SLAPP Law

Law360, Houston (June 11, 2013, 10:03 PM EDT) -- To help a home health care provider escape a defamation suit, Jackson Walker LLP attorneys recently persuaded a Texas appeals court to apply precedent-setting contours to a state law that protects free speech.

IntegraCare of Texas LLC was named in a 2011 defamation lawsuit after it reported suspected Medicaid fraud and unsafe conditions at the Crazy Water Retirement Hotel to government officials and the Mineral Wells Index, a local newspaper that was also sued for running a series of articles on the allegations.

Citing the Texas...
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