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American Eagle accuses competitors of selling illegal T-shirts

Dee Thompson Apr. 25, 2017, 12:06pm

HOUSTON -- American Eagle Outfitters is suing two competitors, alleging they are selling T-shirts with illegally copied trademarks.

Man alleges he was injured in accident with underinsured driver, Old Republic Insurance refused to pay claim

Dee Thompson Apr. 17, 2017, 11:06am

HOUSTON – A La Porte man claims Old Republic Insurance Co. has refused to pay all of his auto accident claim after an incident with an underinsured driver.

Doctors allege former employer failed to timely pay compensation, fraudulently withheld earnings

Dee Thompson Apr. 17, 2017, 11:05am

HOUSTON – Five doctors are suing an oncology clinic claiming fraud in regard to their former employment with the practice, specifically their monetary compensation.

Congressmen join forces to end forced mandatory arbitration clauses in contracts

Dee Thompson Mar. 21, 2017, 9:13am

WASHINGTON – On March 7, a Capitol Hill coalition of lawmakers including Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) convened to highlight the importance of ending forced mandatory arbitration clauses in contracts and introduced legislation to force companies to give consumers more options in the event of a dispute.

Disney faces patent infringement suit from Texas brothers over technology in its Magic Bands

Dee Thompson Mar. 13, 2017, 1:28pm

MARSHALL – A complaint for patent infringement has been filed against Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide Inc. by Plaintiffs Charles C. Freeny III, Bryan E. Freeny and James P. Freeny in the Marshall Divison of the Eastern District of Texas alleging Disney unlawfully used a type of wireless communication technology that it now uses widely in its MagicBands.

Southwest Airlines flight attendants file class action lawsuit against union, seek recall of board members

Dee Thompson Feb. 21, 2017, 8:36am

DALLAS – On Feb., 6 a petition was signed by more than 7,000 of the Southwest Airlines flight attendants in the Transport Workers Union Local 556, demanding the recall of 12 of the executive board members over alleged violations of the constitution and bylaws of the Transport Workers Union of America.

Security technology giants battle over patent claims

Dee Thompson Dec. 19, 2016, 12:43pm

Securus has claimed victory in a recent win before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, but rival GTL maintains it wasn't a win at all.

GE-Baker Hughes merger appears good for shareholders, bad for employees

Dee Thompson Nov. 23, 2016, 1:58pm

General Electric announced Oct. 31 it would combine its oil and gas division with Baker Hughes in a $7.4 billion dollar deal to be completed in mid-2017.

Texas judge continues to fIght Obama Administration on bathroom equality

Dee Thompson Nov. 2, 2016, 2:10pm

A judge in Texas is seeking to nullify the Federal Directive that anyone of any gender can use the bathroom of their choice.