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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.

Father of worker killed in La. containerboard mill blast files wrongful death suit

John Suayan Apr. 27, 2017, 10:04am

HOUSTON – A blast at a Louisiana containerboard mill earlier this year has resulted in a wrongful death lawsuit, according to recent Harris County District Court records.

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.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 24, 2017, 8:50am

MARSHALL DIVISION Apr. 18-19 MANTIS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC V. CULVER FRANCHISING SYSTEM, INC. 2:17-cv-00324-JRG-RSP

Sweeny ISD named in wrongful termination suit, accused of firing employee with multiple sclerosis

John Suayan Apr. 21, 2017, 5:09pm

GALVESTON – Alleging the Sweeny Independent School District wrongfully terminated her last year, Brazoria County resident Lisa Smith has pursued legal action against her former employer.

Hospital, physician blamed for not preventing drop in baby's heart tracing

John Suayan Apr. 20, 2017, 2:36pm

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit after the birth of her daughter more than a year ago allegedly resulted in the child suffering a brain injury.

Glenn Beck files counterclaim to political pundit's wrongful termination suit

John Suayan Apr. 19, 2017, 9:03am

DALLAS – Glenn Beck has formally denied claims laid out by a lawsuit accusing him and his media company of wrong termination, according to recent Dallas County District Court records.

Woman sues Blue Bell over contaminated ice cream

John Suayan Apr. 19, 2017, 8:45am

GALVESTON – A Galveston County woman has pursued legal action against Brenham-based Blue Bell Creameries on allegations that she and her young daughter ate contaminated ice cream two years ago.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 17, 2017, 11:01am

MARSHALL DIVISION Apr. 10 ROTHSCHILD PATENT IMAGING LLC V. ASUSTEK COMPUTER INC. 2:17-cv-00285-RWS

Lawsuit: negligence during dishwasher delivery led to girl's drowning death in pool

John Suayan Apr. 13, 2017, 11:01am

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman is suing a shipping and trucking company after her daughter drowned to death in a neighbor’s pool.

Murder-suicide results in lawsuit

John Suayan Apr. 13, 2017, 11:01am

GALVESTON – A murder-suicide earlier this year has resulted in a lawsuit, according to recent Galveston County District Court records.

Conservative host says Glenn Beck fired her for abortion stance, comments on The View

John Suayan Apr. 10, 2017, 1:11pm

DALLAS – A conservative media personality alleges that Glenn Beck fired her for her views on abortion and has pursued legal action against the ex-Fox News host, recent Dallas County District Court records show.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 10, 2017, 8:44am

MARSHALL DIVISION Apr. 3 MYMAIL, LTD. V. ACER AMERICA CORPORATION ET AL 2:17-cv-00253-JRG-RSP

Child care center employee falls while helping teen with cerebral palsy, pursues legal action with husband

John Suayan Apr. 7, 2017, 9:36am

GALVESTON – A Brazoria County couple is suing a Dickinson child care facility where the woman works after she allegedly sustained injuries while assisting a teenager with cerebral palsy.

Inappropriate relationship with Katy ISD teacher traumatized former student, lawsuit says

John Suayan Apr. 7, 2017, 9:23am

HOUSTON – A female alumnus of the Katy Independent School District alleges that she was in an improper relationship with a former teacher which left her traumatized, according to a lawsuit filed on Apr. 6 in Houston federal court.

Hobby Center faces legal action over assault during field trip

John Suayan Apr. 6, 2017, 9:06am

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman has brought a lawsuit against the Hobby Center of the Performing Arts regarding an alleged assault last year of a young visitor by one of its employees.

Parents blame Thailand school for son's drowning death

John Suayan Apr. 5, 2017, 11:45am

HOUSTON – The alleged drowning death of an American teenager at a school in Thailand is the subject of a lawsuit filed in Harris County late last month.

Kidney specialist, practice hit law firm with legal malpractice suit

John Suayan Apr. 4, 2017, 5:21pm

HOUSTON – A kidney specialist and his practice have brought a legal malpractice lawsuit against a Richmond, Va.-based law firm, alleging the defendant forced them to accept lesser amounts in monetary benefits.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 3, 2017, 11:11am

MARSHALL DIVISION Mar. 29 FINNAVATIONS, LLC V. AMERICAN EXPRESS COMPANY 2:17-cv-00236-JRG

Intervenors' petition, defendants' responses filed in suit over 2016 vehicular accident

John Suayan Mar. 31, 2017, 5:45pm

HOUSTON – A Harris County lawsuit resulting from a late 2016 vehicular accident between an 18-wheeler and a box truck along U.S. 290 which killed a man recently grew to include original answers from the defendants and an intervenors’ original petition, local state district court records show.