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Patient's mother seeks restraining order against dentist

Travis Zuellig Mar. 17, 2016, 2:57pm

BEAUMONT – A patient’s mother is suing his dentist, seeking a temporary injunction and emergency temporary restraining order for allegedly not giving consent for a non-emergency invasive procedure.

Widow blames Texaco, Chevron for husband's death due to chemicals

Travis Zuellig Feb. 18, 2016, 12:53pm

BEAUMONT — The widow of an oil refinery worker is suing Texaco Inc. and Chevron Inc., alleging malice and/or gross negligence surrounding his exposure to chemicals in the workplace.

Galveston woman blames owner of dead dog for injuries

Travis Zuellig Feb. 17, 2016, 1:25pm

GALVESTON — A Galveston County woman is suing a former dog owner, alleging negligence for an altercation that she says resulted in injuries.

Former worker alleges Mourik did not pay for overtime work

Travis Zuellig Feb. 17, 2016, 1:16pm

HOUSTON — A project supervisor is suing a Houston company, alleging violations to the Fair Labor Standards Act concerning unpaid overtime work.

Former worker accuses BTI Services of not paying overtime

Travis Zuellig Feb. 17, 2016, 1:10pm

HOUSTON — A former operator is suing BTI Services Inc., alleging violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act for unpaid overtime work.

Houston man alleges city, Harris County guilty of unlawful arrest

Travis Zuellig Feb. 16, 2016, 2:39pm

HOUSTON — A Houston man is suing the city, Harris County, a Houston police sergeant and an administrative assistant at the District Attorney’s Office, alleging an unlawful arrest.

Former employee alleges Consolidated Telecom owes overtime pay

Travis Zuellig Feb. 16, 2016, 2:28pm

HOUSTON — A former employee is suing a Texas telecom business, alleging violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act regarding unpaid overtime work.

Family blames Texaco, Chevron for role in father's death

Travis Zuellig Feb. 16, 2016, 1:31pm

BEAUMONT — The children of a deceased oil refinery worker are suing Texaco Inc. and Chevron USA Inc., alleging malice and/or gross negligence surrounding their father's death from exposure to chemicals.

Peruvian sailor blames Antillana, Transgas Shipping for injuries aboard vessel

Travis Zuellig Feb. 15, 2016, 1:56pm

BEAUMONT — A Peruvian maritime worker suing his former employers, alleging negligence for an injury he says he sustained aboard a vessel docked in Port Neches.

CS Metals Inc. accused of not paying overtime wages

Travis Zuellig Feb. 12, 2016, 4:06pm

HOUSTON – An employee is suing his former employer alleging its failure to pay overtime wages owed.

Insurance company demands sharing of payment after settlement

Travis Zuellig Feb. 12, 2016, 3:36pm

HOUSTON – An insurance company is suing another insurance company and is seeking declaratory relief surrounding an underlying state court action in an incident in an apartment complex.

Man alleges unpaid bonus after termination from RDO Equipment

Travis Zuellig Feb. 12, 2016, 3:24pm

TYLER – A Nebraska man is suing his former employer in Texas alleging breach of contract and fraud, among other claims, surrounding a bonus that he claims was due to him under the company’s bonus plan.

Tenants file suit over alleged violation of property codes

Travis Zuellig Feb. 12, 2016, 3:17pm

GALVESTON – Two residents in Galveston County are suing the landlords of a rental property for alleged violations of the Texas Property Code.

Couple seeks damages after alleged injuries in landfill accident

Travis Zuellig Feb. 12, 2016, 2:54pm

MARSHALL – A husband and wife are suing a local landfill after the husband was allegedly injured in an accident.

Parents blame Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County for son's death

Travis Zuellig Feb. 10, 2016, 1:37pm

SHERMAN — Two parents are suing Sulphur Springs and Hopkins County, including employees of the respective police and sheriff’s departments, alleging wrongful death of their son.

Former employee alleges Beale's negligence led to injury

Travis Zuellig Feb. 10, 2016, 1:24pm

GALVESTON — A Brazoria County man is suing a Friendswood company, alleging negligence in his injury with a bulldozer.

Former employee alleges Nobe-Nash failed to pay overtime

Travis Zuellig Feb. 10, 2016, 1:15pm

HOUSTON — A Plano woman is suing a restoration and construction business, alleging violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act in not paying for overtime work.

Two workers accuse Tenaris Hydril of age discrimination

Travis Zuellig Feb. 10, 2016, 1:07pm

HOUSTON — Two fired workers are suing are suing their former employer, alleging violations of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act.

Steersman blames Bolivar Barge for leg injury aboard ship

Travis Zuellig Feb. 9, 2016, 2:33pm

GALVESTON — A steersman is suing his former employer, alleging negligence over injuries he says he sustained while on a vessel in the Gulf of Mexico.

Property owner alleges illegal construction of power lines

Travis Zuellig Feb. 9, 2016, 2:24pm

GALVESTON — A Galveston County man is suing five companies, alleging breach of contract and negligence over construction of power poles and lines in front of his property.