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Truck driver brings suit following exposure to hazardous gas at jobsite

John Suayan Mar. 31, 2017, 12:02pm

HOUSTON – A Starr County truck driver has filed a lawsuit in response to alleged exposure to a hazardous gas.

Restaurant sues law firm over series of TABC raids

John Suayan Mar. 31, 2017, 12:01pm

HOUSTON – A Houston restaurant that was the target of three Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission-led raids at the beginning of 2015 has pursued legal action against a law firm it hired to work with Austin, recent Harris County District Court records indicate.

Law firm secures TRO against former attorney sued over misappropriation of client information

John Suayan Mar. 30, 2017, 12:20pm

HOUSTON – A Houston law firm secured a temporary restraining order against an attorney who used to practice for it, according to recent Harris County District Court records.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 27, 2017, 9:14am

TEXARKANA DIVISION Mar. 23 KALDREN LLC V. CITIGROUP, INC. 5:17-cv-00066-RWS-CMC

Pizzeria employee alleges sexual harassment complaints led to vacated promotion, raise

John Suayan Mar. 24, 2017, 8:58pm

HOUSTON – A Houston area pizzeria faces a sexual harassment lawsuit from a female employee, per recent Houston federal court records.

24 Hour Fitness formally counters man's lawsuit alleging wrongful termination of membership

John Suayan Mar. 24, 2017, 3:23pm

GALVESTON – Recent Galveston federal court records show that the Southern District of Texas is overseeing a lawsuit accusing 24 Hour Fitness USA, Inc. of terminating a man’s membership over a personal matter with one of its employees.

Nonprofit sues justice of peace over courtroom prayer practice

John Suayan Mar. 23, 2017, 10:50am

HOUSTON – A Montgomery County Justice of the Peace is accused of violating three individuals’ First Amendment rights by implementing a courtroom prayer practice, according to a federal lawsuit filed in Houston on Mar. 21.

Maritime businesses sue over 2014 oil spill

John Suayan Mar. 23, 2017, 9:02am

GALVESTON – Two maritime businesses have pursued legal action in response to a 2014 oil spill in Galveston Bay, recent Galveston federal court records show.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 20, 2017, 9:54am

MARSHALL DIVISION Mar. 13 DISPLAY TECHNOLOGIES, LLC V. CANON U.S.A., INC. 2:17-cv-00192-JRG-RSP

Man sues Dickinson theater after projectile from stage causes eye injury

John Suayan Mar. 17, 2017, 10:06am

GALVESTON – A Dickinson man alleges that he sustained injuries two years ago while watching a play at a local theater.

Temple woman's suit implicates Houston inn in daughter's death, alleges establishment harbored human traffickers

John Suayan Mar. 15, 2017, 2:15pm

HOUSTON – A Temple woman asserts in a recent lawsuit filed in Harris County District Court that her daughter was murdered by human traffickers near a Houston motel last year.

Woman claims massage caused breast implant to burst, files lawsuit against spa

John Suayan Mar. 14, 2017, 9:41am

HOUSTON – A couple’s day at the spa resulted in a burst breast implant for the girlfriend, according to a lawsuit filed Mar. 8 in the Harris County 113th District Court.

Go kart accident results in lawsuit

John Suayan Mar. 14, 2017, 9:40am

GALVESTON – A Jefferson County man has pursued legal action regarding an accident with a go kart last year, recent Galveston County District Court records show.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 13, 2017, 1:35pm

TEXARKANA DIVISION Mar. 10 VENADIUM LLC V. ALLY FINANCIAL, INC. 5:17-cv-00054

Utah man suffers broken nose during sailing class, sues over unsecured boom

John Suayan Mar. 10, 2017, 2:06pm

GALVESTON – A Utah man has filed a lawsuit after he allegedly suffered a broken nose during a sailing class late last year, according to recent Galveston County District Court records.

Taxi driver claims assault from passenger with fondness for pens, history of violence

John Suayan Mar. 10, 2017, 2:05pm

HOUSTON – Greater Houston Transportation Co. faces a lawsuit from a driver who alleges that a passenger with a penchant for taking pens assaulted her during a trip more than a year ago.

Lawsuit accuses Houston police of breaking into residence

John Suayan Mar. 7, 2017, 12:20pm

HOUSTON – The City of Houston and its police department are implicated in an alleged 2015 break-in of a Harris County couple’s residence, according to a civil rights lawsuit filed in Harris County District Court on March 2.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 6, 2017, 10:50am

MARSHALL DIVISION Feb. 27 RICPI COMMUNICATIONS LLC V. CODAN US, INC. 2:17-cv-00162-JRG

Famed Atlanta rapper claps back against promoter, claims no consent to canceled concert given

John Suayan Mar. 5, 2017, 5:40pm

HOUSTON – Nearly three weeks after a promoter accused him of intentionally skipping a concert in the city toward the end of last year, Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy issued a formal response.

Non-profit organizations claim Pasadena refinery rife with violations

John Suayan Mar. 3, 2017, 11:40am

HOUSTON – A refinery in Pasadena is the subject of a federal lawsuit from the Sierra Club and Environment America, Inc.