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Ex-Angelina Co. deputy tax clerk files suit following termination over FB post

John Suayan Sep. 30, 2016, 4:09pm

LUFKIN – A former deputy clerk in the Angelina County Tax Assessor-Collector’s Office asserts that she was wrongfully terminated over a social media post and has filed a lawsuit against the county and former Tax Assessor-Collector Thelma Sherman.

Cypress Creek EMS seeks to prevent access to financial records

John Suayan Sep. 30, 2016, 1:24pm

HOUSTON – Cypress Creek EMS has filed a lawsuit against former television news reporter Wayne Dolcefino and his communications firm, Dolcefino Communications, after the latter asked to disclose documents, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Sep. 26, 2016, 8:48am

MARSHALL DIVISION Sept. 19 Virtual Immersion Technologies LLC v. Secure Live Media, LLC 2:16-cv-01022-RWS

Physician's suit accuses former patient of harassment, defamation

John Suayan Sep. 23, 2016, 8:44am

HOUSTON – A North Harris County podiatrist sued a former patient he claims is stalking him.

Woman claims university terminated her for being in interracial relationship

John Suayan Sep. 19, 2016, 1:49pm

HOUSTON – A former employee of Houston Baptist University sued the school for allegedly firing her because she is in an interracial relationship with an African-American man, recent Houston federal court records say.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Sep. 19, 2016, 1:13pm

TEXARKANA DIVISION Sept. 15 Reef Mountain LLC v. Avigilon USA Corporation 5:16-cv-00132-RWS

Workers sue Marathon over gas release

John Suayan Sep. 16, 2016, 12:33pm

GALVESTON – Attorney Daniel P. Barton of the Barton Law Firm has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a group of workers who claim that they were recently exposed to a release of hydrofluoric acid gas at the Marathon plant in Texas City.

Bar patron alleges Galveston police officer assaulted her

John Suayan Sep. 16, 2016, 12:06pm

GALVESTON – A Harris County woman is suing the City of Galveston after one of its police officers allegedly assaulted her at a bar earlier this year.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Sep. 12, 2016, 10:10am

MARSHALL DIVISION Sept. 6 Clean Energy Management Solutions LLC v. Cascade Energy, Inc. 2:16-cv-00995-RWS-RSP

Jasper police officer alleges he was demoted because of race

John Suayan Sep. 8, 2016, 12:20pm

&&&BEAUMONT – A police officer is suing an east Texas city, alleging he was demoted due to racial discrimination.

Man claims assault at apartment complex, files lawsuit against landlord

John Suayan Sep. 8, 2016, 12:18pm

GALVESTON – An alleged assault at a Bacliff apartment complex earlier this year resulted in a lawsuit.

White physics professor's suit faults TCU for racial discrimination

John Suayan Sep. 6, 2016, 11:23am

HOUSTON – A physics professor at Texas Southern University is suing the historically black institution of racial discrimination.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Sep. 6, 2016, 10:00am

MARSHALL DIVISION Aug. 31 Venus Locations, LLC v. Actsoft, Inc. 2:16-cv-00983-JRG-RSP

Transgender woman alleges complaints about discrimination, harassment resulted in termination

John Suayan Sep. 2, 2016, 3:53pm

HOUSTON – A Houston resident alleges that Sanderson Farms, Inc. mistreated her because she is transgendered and fired her for complaining to her superiors.

Asian eatery brings defamation suit against former employee, daughter

John Suayan Aug. 30, 2016, 3:56pm

HOUSTON – A Houston-based Asian fusion restaurant and food chain is suing a former employee and her daughter, claiming the pair defamed it on social media.

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

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.

Former adult film actress hits Facebook, Zuckerberg with $2 million defamation suit

John Suayan Aug. 26, 2016, 9:30am

HOUSTON – A former adult entertainer accuses Facebook of publishing information erroneously identifying her as transgender and has pursued legal action against the popular social media Web site in the United States District Court of the Southern District of Texas.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Aug. 22, 2016, 9:41am

MARSHALL DIVISION Aug. 15 Concinnitas, LLC et al v. Zubie, Inc. 2:16-cv-00899-JRG-RSP

Hays Co. man sues over collision with utility truck, faults driver for running stop sign

John Suayan Aug. 19, 2016, 10:04am

SEGUIN – A collision between a concrete mixer truck and a utility truck in San Marcos earlier this year resulted in a lawsuit.