An Associated Press story features Brent Walker, a Dallas trial attorney from the Aldous Law Firm, in coverage of the Ebola lawsuits. The two nurses diagnosed with Ebola after treating Liberian patient Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas as well as the family members of the patient may have a case against the hospital, which was accused of failing to follow protocol in protecting employees.
Brent Walker was contacted to discuss the potential lawsuits and how Texas tort reform could affect the case. These laws provide additional protection to hospitals. Mr. Walker explained that a lawsuit against the emergency room would be difficult. Read the full story published by the Associated Press to learn more about the Texas tort reform laws and how they could affect any chances of legal action being taken against the hospital.