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Galveston County Fair suing insurance company for failure to pay claim

Hanna Nakano Jan. 3, 2016, 4:43pm

GALVESTON — Owners of a local fair and rodeo are suing an insurance company for allegedly refusing to pay a claim after a hailstorm.

Kilgore College named in whistleblower's suit

Hanna Nakano Jan. 3, 2016, 3:38pm

TYLER — A former employee alleges that the junior college where he worked fired him because he contacted authorities and the media about asbestos issues on campus.

Renter claims black mold destroyed possessions, sues landlord

Hanna Nakano Dec. 11, 2015, 2:25pm

GALVESTON – A Harris County man is suing his former landlord and leasing company after he says they ignored his complaints about fast-growing mold that affected nearly all of his belongings. The suit says he was forced to move out with little notice, and had to destroy nearly everything he owned because of the mold.

Appeals Justice David Lewis suspended without pay after alcohol abuse

Hanna Nakano Nov. 13, 2015, 8:42am

Justice David Lewis of the Fifth District Court of Appeals has been suspended for six months without pay as a result of alcohol abuse.

Patent reform group says new Texas patent office will have no effect on "patent trolls"

Hanna Nakano Nov. 12, 2015, 9:03am

Patent law reform activists say they don’t think the opening of a new United States Patent and Trademark Office in Dallas will have an effect on patent trolling in the state.

Energy industry's victory in personal injury case could have far reaching effects

Hanna Nakano Oct. 26, 2015, 3:50pm

The energy industry has been granted victory in a case that may have far reaching effects on potential claims of personal injury in the State of Texas.

CALA urges focus on justice, not greed in case against "mass tort warehouse"

Hanna Nakano Oct. 15, 2015, 3:38pm

A Houston funds officer is suing the law firm he claims fired him to avoid paying him millions of dollars for the thousands of medical lawsuits he acquired for the firm.