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Machinist accuses Houston manufacturing firm of racial bias

Philip Gonzales Mar. 28, 2017, 8:47am

A machinist is suing an oil and gas equipment manufacturer, alleging that the company maintained a racially hostile work environment.

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.

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.

Brakeman accues transportation companies of negligence

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 15, 2017, 2:19pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing transportation companies, alleging their negligence caused him injuries. 

Retirement homes operators accuse competitors of infringement

Philip Gonzales Mar. 15, 2017, 2:05pm

HOUSTON — Houston senior retirement home operators are suing competitors, alleging unfair competition and false designation of origin.

Customers allege hardwood floor retailer sold dangerous product

Philip Gonzales Mar. 15, 2017, 1:57pm

HOUSTON — A Fort Bend County couple is suing a hardwood flooring retailer, alleging illegal, deceptive and unfair conduct.

Former employee alleges company failed to pay overtime

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 15, 2017, 1:46pm

HOUSTON — A Bexar County man is suing an oil field services business, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Employee accuses beauty salon of failing to pay overtime

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 14, 2017, 1:41pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing beauty salon operators, alleging breach of contract and unpaid wages.

Truck driver alleges towing company failed to pay overtime wages

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 14, 2017, 12:08pm

HOUSTON — A Fort Bend County truck driver is suing a towing business, alleging unpaid overtime wages.

Clerk alleges convenience store operator failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Mar. 13, 2017, 2:20pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing a Houston gas station and convenience store operator, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime wages.

Customer accuses Isuzu of manufacturing defects

Philip Gonzales Mar. 13, 2017, 1:34pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing Isuzu, alleging design and manufacturing defects.

Operations manager alleges former employers violated law

Philip Gonzales Mar. 13, 2017, 1:26pm

HOUSTON — A Houston man is suing his former employers, alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Chief pilot accuses jet charter of unpaid wages

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 9, 2017, 1:40pm

HOUSTON — A Denton County man is suing jet charter operators, alleging violation of workers compensation acts.

Caregiver alleges former employer failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Mar. 9, 2017, 1:03pm

HOUSTON — A Houston woman has filed a class action lawsuit against her former employer, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Potential franchisees accuse spa of breaching settlement

Philip Gonzales Mar. 9, 2017, 12:53pm

HOUSTON — Potential franchisees are suing spa businesses franchisers, alleging breach of a settlement agreement.

Two employees accuse drilling companies of breaching agreements

Philip Gonzales Mar. 8, 2017, 3:51pm

HOUSTON — Two employees are suing Scorpio drilling services, alleging breach of employment agreements.

Cook, dishwashers accuse Italian restaurant operators of failing to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Mar. 8, 2017, 2:29pm

HOUSTON — A cook and dishwashers are suing Houston Italian restaurant operators, alleging unpaid minimum and overtime wages.

African-American driver accuses Wal-Mart of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Mar. 8, 2017, 1:47pm

HOUSTON — A black Harris County woman is suing Wal-Mart, alleging discrimination and retaliation.

7 former employers accuse landscape company of discimination

Philip Gonzales Mar. 8, 2017, 1:08pm

HOUSTON — Seven former employees are suing a Houston landscape company, alleging discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Inspector alleges roofing company failed to pay overtime

Noddy A. Fernandez Mar. 7, 2017, 1:35pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man has filed a class action lawsuit against a roofing business, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in not paying proper overtime.