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State Farm Insurance named in suit after fatal auto accident

Matt Russell Nov. 29, 2014, 6:00pm

An insurance company is facing suit after a father was killed.

Blasting company sues website over similar product names

Matt Russell Aug. 6, 2014, 3:37pm

An online distributor faces a lawsuit for allegedly selling products intended as replacements or substitutes for an established brand.Axxiom Manufacturing Inc. filed suit July 18 in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas against BlastingParts.com and John Doe. According to the complaint, for more than 30 years the plaintiff has designed, manufactured, sold and serviced a variety of

Pasadena car lot sued for alleged ADA violations

Matt Russell Jul. 30, 2014, 1:45pm

A woman who uses a wheelchair for mobility is suing after she was unable to enter a car dealership. Oralia Diaz filed suit July 24 in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas against DealerTrack Inc., doing business as King of Cars.According to the complaint, Diaz suffers from mobility issues as a result of polio at a young age. She was visiting the defendant's car lot at 3401 Spencer

Houston woman sues employer claiming termination due to disability

Matt Russell Jul. 30, 2014, 1:38pm

A Houston woman is suing her former employer after the company fired her after health issues forced her to take a leave of absence.

Woman sues UT Health Science Center claiming discrimination against her disability

Matt Russell Jul. 30, 2014, 1:28pm

A woman who requires a wheelchair for mobility is suing a Tyler healthcare facility after a doctor allegedly refused to allow her to use a personal care attendant to help her perform a urinalysis test. 

Target sued by employee who cites racial, disability discrimination in the workplace

Matt Russell Jul. 29, 2014, 5:27pm

A Houston Target employee is suing the corporation, alleging he has been the focus of constant harassment due to his race and disabilities.

Hewlett-Packard worker alleges racial discrimation

Matt Russell Jul. 22, 2014, 11:43am

A woman is suing over alleged racially motivated workplace harassment.Anita M. Whitefield filed suit July 18 in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas against Hewlett-Packard Co.According to the complaint, Whitefield worked for the Compaq Computer plant in Houston as an assembly worker from 1992 to 1997, when HP took over Compaq and laid her off. 

Austin company sued for alleged racial discrimination

Matt Russell Jul. 22, 2014, 11:35am

A man is suing his former employer, alleging he was denied advancement because of his race.J.R. Edmonson filed suit July 18 in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas against VAM USA LLC. 

Ownership of Nederland property cause of filed suit

Matt Russell Jul. 22, 2014, 11:19am

Three parties are asking the court to ascertain the rightful owner of property in Nederland.

Port Arthur intersection site of vehicle collision, lawsuit

Matt Russell Jul. 22, 2014, 11:16am

A Jefferson County man is suing after being injured in a vehicle crash in Port Arthur.

Suit filed after vehicle is rear-ended in Beaumont

Matt Russell Jul. 22, 2014, 11:13am

A collision in Beaumont has resulted in a lawsuit.

Fresno company sues website for selling infringing products

Matt Russell Jul. 22, 2014, 9:40am

An online distributor is facing suit for selling products intended to be used as replacements or substitutes for an established brand.

Ford sued over alleged vehicle restraint failure

Matt Russell Jul. 14, 2014, 8:58pm

A couple are suing after the husband allegedly was injured in a collision. Ronald Blizard and Judy Blizard filed suit June 25 in Galveston County Court against Autoliv ASP Inc., Ford Motor Co. and McRee Ford Inc. According to the complaint, on Aug. 13, Ronald Blizard was driving west on Santa Fe Drive at the intersection with South Tower Road in Santa Fe when he suffered a medical emergency and blacked

Tyler County man sues over loss of thumb

Matt Russell Jul. 14, 2014, 8:53pm

The manufacturers of a truck are being sued after the truck's door allegedly caused an injury.

Texas City barbecue named in slip, fall lawsuit

Matt Russell Jul. 14, 2014, 8:45pm

A woman is suing after she was allegedly injured while a customer at a restaurant.

Homeowner alleges cabinet maker failed to complete work

Matt Russell Jul. 14, 2014, 8:40pm

A cabinet business owner faces a lawsuit for allegedly not completing work on an Alvin home. Clay Hazzard filed suit July 2 in Galveston County District Court against Chad Green, individually and doing business as South Texas Cabinet Sales. According to the complaint, the plaintiff is building a new home in Alvin and hired the defendant to install cabinetry and paneling Feb. 5, for a total cost of

Contractors. sued over alleged poor workmanship at Galveston yacht club

Matt Russell Jul. 14, 2014, 8:27pm

Several companies are being sued for completing allegedly poor work during a redevelopment project.GYB Investors LLC filed suit July 2 in Galveston County District Court against Mission Constructors Inc., Inventure Design LLC, Rigid Global Buildings LLC, American Fire Protection Group Inc. and Joseph R. Maytum. According to the complaint, GYB owns the Galveston Yacht Basin, 715 N. Holiday Drive, Galveston,

Alleged slippery substance at Kroger prompts lawsuit

Matt Russell Jul. 14, 2014, 8:17pm

A Texas City woman is suing after allegedly being injured at a Kroger store.

Buc-ee's sues convenience store over Frio Beaver mascot

Matt Russell Jul. 14, 2014, 8:12pm

A well known chain of Texas truck stop/convenience stores is suing another grocery store for using a similar beaver mascot in its logo.

Oklahoma man sues Ford, dealership over allegedly defective truck

Matt Russell Jul. 14, 2014, 7:40pm

Ford Motor Co. is one of three defendants named in a lawsuit prompted by an allegedly defective vehicle. Steven Simon filed suit June 26 in the Sherman Division of the Eastern District of Texas against Ford Motor Co., Glenn Polk Autoplex Inc. and Ford Motor Credit Co. LLC.According to the complaint, on Aug. 29, 2007, Simon purchased a new 2008 Ford F-450 truck from defendant Glenn Polk in Gainesville