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New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Aug. 29, 2016, 12:39pm

Aug. 19 - 25 License #:26213 Assumed Name:J & M CONSTRUCTION Address:2822 DOWLING ST, WEST ORANGE, TX, 77630 Owner Name:GONZALES KRISTI License #:26232 Assumed Name:SEW WHAT YOU NEED Address:12885 TANOAK, BEAUMONT, TX, 77713 Owner Name:SEW WHAT YOU NEED License #:26259 Assumed Name:QUILITY OILFIELD CO Address:2437 TORSCLAIR RD, CAMERON, LA, 70631 Owner Name:WALKER AUDRAE License #:26261...

Jefferson County 58th Court District : October 2016

The SE Texas Record Aug. 29, 2016, 12:37pm


Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Aug. 29, 2016, 12:20pm

MARSHALL DIVISION Aug. 24 MMG IP Management LLC v. Linkedin Corporation 2:16-cv-00938-JRG

Nurse alleges Park Plaza Hospital did not pay overtime wages

Philip Gonzales Aug. 28, 2016, 6:44pm

HOUSTON – A nurse has filed a class-action lawsuit against a hospital over allegations of unpaid overtime.

Rotating equipment business alleges subcontractor owes $520,000

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 3:32pm

HOUSTON — A New York state rotating equipment supplier is suing a Houston subcontractor-supplier, alleging the defendant owes $520,000, 

Couple's lawsuit blames allegedly defective oven for husband's hand injury

John Suayan Aug. 26, 2016, 3:31pm

MARSHALL – An Upshur County couple’s federal lawsuit claims that the husband sustained an injury to his hand while using their oven to cook dinner.

Disabled woman accuses League City property operator of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 3:20pm

GALVESTON — A disabled League City woman is suing a local property operator, alleging failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations.

Air condition technician alleges former employers failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 1:58pm

HVAC service technician sues former employersTYLER — An HVAC service technician is suing Lightfoot Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Inc. and Alfred I.

Passenger alleges Vidor motorist caused vehicle crash

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 1:16pm

BEAUMONT — A Lumberton man is suing a Vidor motorist, alleging his negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff. 

Western Airways alleges Houston energy company owes $9,000

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 12:45pm

HOUSTON — Western Airways is suing a Houston energy company, alleging the defendant owes more than $9,000. 

Carpet, flooring business alleges Houston apartment owner owes $40,000

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 12:31pm

HOUSTON — A Dallas County carpet and flooring provider is suing a Houston apartment owner, alleging it owes more than $40,000.

Texas AG sends transgender guidance letter to schools, ACLU responds

David Yates Aug. 26, 2016, 9:44am

AUSTIN – On Aug. 25, Attorney General Ken Paxton issued a guidance letter to educational institutions in Texas regarding the nationwide injunction issued by a federal court that blocked enforcement of the federal guidance letter on transgender restrooms. Paxton’s letter explains that, in light of the injunction, no educational institution in Texas needs to change its policies regarding intimat...

Five face sanctions in case that used court as a 'bargaining chip'

Dawn Geske Aug. 26, 2016, 9:34am

FORT SMITH, Ark. – Five lawyers were handed sanctions under a ruling by a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas - Fort Smith Division over moving a class-action suit to a more favorable location so that would impose greater payment to the lawyers.

Former lawyers with now-closed Beirne, Maynard and Parsons open new boutique firm

Deana Carpenter Aug. 26, 2016, 9:33am

HOUSTON – After the dissolution of Houston-based litigation firm Beirne, Maynard and Parsons in July, 10 of its lawyers have gone on to form a boutique litigation practice called Parsons, McEntire, McClery and Clark, with offices in Houston and Dallas.

Tractor-trailer driver accused of negligence after I-20 accident

Philip Gonzales Aug. 25, 2016, 8:05pm

BEAUMONT – A transportation company and its driver are facing a suit after an accident on Interstate 20 in Smith County.

Homeowner alleges work wasn't completed or done properly on home

Philip Gonzales Aug. 25, 2016, 7:54pm

GALVESTON – A Galveston County woman alleges a contractor failed to complete work on her home.