Posts Tagged ‘Motion to Dismiss’

Local Government Lawyers: Take Care in Asserting Governmental Immunity

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

When a city, county, or other unit of local government is sued for negligence or other torts, it’s common practice for the unit’s attorney to file a motion asking the trial court to dismiss the lawsuit based on the defense of governmental immunity. (See blog posts available here and here for an explanation of governmental immunity fundamentals.)  […]