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Two employees blame Tyson Foods for their injuries

Philip Gonzales Nov. 29, 2016, 1:53pm

GALVESTON — Two employees are suing Tyson Foods Inc., alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries suffered by the plaintiffs. 

US News, Best Lawyers name Provost Umphrey to 2017 Best Law Firms list

David Yates Nov. 16, 2016, 12:37pm

BEAUMONT -- The Provost Umphrey Law Firm has garnered the Best Law Firms designation from the publishers of U.S.

Blast loader alleges Tyson Foods' negligence caused him to lose finger

The SE Texas Record Jul. 11, 2016, 1:04pm

MARSHALL — A Louisiana man is suing Tyson Foods, alleging its negligence caused injuries to the defendant.

Former employee accuses Tyson Foods of unlawful employment practices

Wadi Reformado Mar. 31, 2016, 2:34pm

SHERMAN — A former employee is suing Tyson Foods, alleging assault and wrongful discharge.

SCOTUS upholds judgment won by PU, class awarded $5.8M for unpaid plant work

David Yates Mar. 28, 2016, 9:50am

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld a lower court ruling awarding $5.8 million against Tyson Foods Inc. in favor of more than 3,000 workers from an Iowa meat-processing plant who were not paid for the time they spent putting on and removing required protective clothing and traveling to their work areas.

Tyson Foods hit with $2.2M verdict following injury trial

David Yates Nov. 25, 2015, 3:12pm

A Texas federal jury recently found Tyson Foods negligent in causing an employee’s injury, awarding the plaintiff more than $2.2 million in damages.

ILR: SC to weigh in on Tyson Foods 'trial by formula' class action

Institute for Legal Reform Nov. 19, 2015, 12:55pm

The Supreme Court (recently) heard oral arguments in the case of Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo.

Tyson Foods cited over on-the-job injuries

Dan Harkins May 8, 2015, 12:30pm

A Panola County couple has sued a major food company, alleging injuries the wife suffered on the job.

Chicken worker cites Tyson in accident

Carol Ostrow Apr. 3, 2015, 1:36pm

A Louisiana man has sued Tyson Foods, citing injuries incurred in January.

Tyson sued after woman dragged down assembly line by hair weave

Marilyn Tennissen Jan. 7, 2014, 10:48am

A chicken processor is suing Tyson Foods after an overhead hook got caught in her hair weave and pulled her down the assembly line.

Manager accuses Tyson Foods of age discrimination

Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau Sep. 30, 2013, 2:18pm

LUFKIN - A manager for Tyson Foods has filed a discrimination lawsuit that claims he was terminated from his job due to his age.

N.Y. woman sues Wal-Mart, Tyson claiming chicken nuggets contained glass

John Suayan, Galveston Bureau Jul. 3, 2013, 1:39pm

HOUSTON - A Wal-Mart employee is suing the discount retailer as well as Tyson Foods Inc. after eating a chicken nugget meal allegedly laced with glass.

Tyson Food’s employee sues following on-the-job accident

Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau Feb. 18, 2013, 9:04pm

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Female manager sues Tyson for age, gender discrimination

Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau Oct. 9, 2012, 9:43am

SHERMAN - A former human resources manager has filed a lawsuit against Tyson foods claiming that company committed age and gender discrimination. 

Female manager sues Tyson for age and gender discrimination

Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau Sep. 14, 2012, 4:37pm

SHERMAN - A former Human Resources Manager has filed a lawsuit against Tyson foods claiming that the store committed age and gender discrimination by terminating her and replacing her with a younger, male employee.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau Jun. 15, 2012, 11:33am

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas, June 12-14, 2012.

Tyson employee sues after slipping in chicken waste

Michelle Massey, East Texas Bureau Apr. 26, 2011, 5:00am

Andrews MARSHALL - A Tyson employee has filed a lawsuit against the company after he was allegedly injured by a fall at work.

Tyson is sued after employee crashes car during work convoy

Michelle Massey, East Texas Bureau Jan. 3, 2011, 5:57am

TYLER-A Tyson employee is suing the company after he received traumatic injuries after he was in a car wreck during a work-related convoy.

Tyson employee sues after job-related accident

Michelle Massey, East Texas Bureau Sep. 27, 2010, 8:21am

MARSHALL-A Nacogdoches resident is suing Tyson Foods for more than $75,000 after he was injured in a job-related accident.

Tyson employee reaches down, becomes injured, sues company

Michelle Massey, East Texas Bureau Jun. 15, 2010, 10:00am

MARSHALL-A Tyson employee is suing the poultry producer for more than $495,000 over an on-the-job injury.