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Amendments Would Add Clarity To Texas Anti-SLAPP Law

Law360 (May 21, 2019, 11:46 AM EDT) -- Significant changes to the Texas Citizens Participation  Act, or TCPA, are on the horizon. Among other things, if signed into law by the governor, the amendments to the TCPA found in House Bill 2730 may provide some new statutory construction arguments to parties who believe the statute should be more narrowly construed to focus on the protection of freedom of speech and association that involve matters of public concern, akin to similar laws in other jurisdictions.

The evidence necessary to survive a TCPA challenge would be clarified to clearly allow the use of the type of evidence that would be admissible...

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