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Texas appeals court affirms decision to dismiss health care liability claims in malpractice case

Melissa Busch Apr. 28, 2017, 9:26am

Beaumont, Tx. - A Texas appeals court upheld a lower court’s decision to dismiss health care liability claims against two doctors and the pain institutes where they worked.

College, labor organization clash over right to payroll deduction

John Suayan Apr. 28, 2017, 7:50am

HOUSTON – A local community college system is the target of a lawsuit over a labor organization’s right to pay professional dues through payroll deduction.

Texas House Calendars Committee advances hailstorm lawsuit bill

David Yates Apr. 27, 2017, 5:37pm

AUSTIN – The House Calendars Committee voted to advance House Bill 1774, commonly called the hailstorm lawsuit bill, on Thursday.

Ex-employee accuses Wal-Mart of wrongful termination

Philip Gonzales Apr. 27, 2017, 12:21pm

GALVESTON — A Brazoria County man is suing Wal-Mart, alleging wrongful termination and gender discrimination.

Customer blames gas station operator for injuries

Philip Gonzales Apr. 27, 2017, 12:11pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing a Houston gas station operator, alleging negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries.

Akerman grows national litigation group with San Antonio partner David Jones, New Orleans partner Gerard Wimberly

David Yates Apr. 27, 2017, 11:03am

SAN ANTONIO – On April 27, Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm, announced its continued expansion with the additions of partners David Jones, San Antonio, and Gerard Wimberly, New Orleans.

Nigerian national claims Wal-Mart wrongfully accused him of shoplifting

John Suayan Apr. 27, 2017, 7:54am

HOUSTON – A Nigerian national has filed a lawsuit against Wal-Mart in response to an incident in which the business accused him of shoplifting.

La Marque consumer accuses debt collector of illegal business practices

Philip Gonzales Apr. 26, 2017, 3:16pm

GALVESTON — A La Marque women is suing a debt collector, alleging unconscionable business practices.

Customer blames Sears for injuries

Philip Gonzales Apr. 26, 2017, 3:10pm

HOUSTON — A Brazoria County customer is suing Sears Roebuck, alleging its negligence led to injuries.

Iron worker alleges roofing business failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Apr. 26, 2017, 3:04pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man has filed a class action lawsuit against a roofing business, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay proper overtime.

Mother blames Whole Foods for son's injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 26, 2017, 2:55pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County mother and her son are suing Whole Foods, alleging the defendant's negligence resulted in injuries to the son.

Son blames coffee plant owner for father's death

Philip Gonzales Apr. 26, 2017, 2:45pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing a Houston coffee plant owner, alleging its negligence caused the death of the plaintiff's father.

Support specialist alleges oil field services company failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Apr. 26, 2017, 2:33pm

HOUSTON — A Brazos County man is suing an oil field services company, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Motorist blames another driver, employer for causing crash

Philip Gonzales Apr. 26, 2017, 2:25pm

MARSHALL — A motorist is suing another driver and his employer, alleging their negligence caused a vehicle crash.

Ambulance service hit with $1M med-mal after paramedic drops woman from toilet

David Yates Apr. 26, 2017, 11:07am

BEAUMONT – A local woman is suing an ambulance service, alleging a paramedic dropped her while trying to pick her up off a toilet.

Daycare sued after one child pushes another

David Yates Apr. 26, 2017, 10:48am

BEAUMONT – A daycare is being sued for negligently allowing one child to push another child.