Brett W. Schouest

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Brett Schouest is a commercial litigator experienced in financial services litigation and business disputes. His emphasis is on litigation concerning consumer financial services disputes, insurance coverage, construction, real estate, financial transactions, computer technology, business contract and tort disputes and business owner/officer issues. Mr. Schouest represents clients in state and federal courts, as well as arbitration and mediation forums, and he provides pre- and post-litigation risk avoidance analysis and counseling.

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On May 20, 2016, the Supreme Court of Texas decided two cases that arise from the requirements of Article XVI, Section 50 of the Texas Constitution regarding provisions related to home-equity loans. The opinions have great significance for mortgage servicers, originators, and title insurers that deal with Texas home-equity loans. Claims related to origination defects, once believed barred on limitations grounds, are now fair game for the life of the loan and will undoubtedly create…