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Texas SC allows Beaumont church a crack at attorney in $1M stolen funds suit

David Yates Mar. 20, 2017, 1:33pm

BEAUMONT – The Texas Supreme Court has ruled a local church has a claim against a defendant who was previously awarded summary judgment in litigation brought over the theft of funds from a $1 million Hurricane Rita settlement.

Jefferson County 136th Court District: April 2017

The SE Texas Record Mar. 20, 2017, 11:23am

HAUCK RENTAL SERVICES LLC V. ADVANCED AERIALS

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Mar. 20, 2017, 11:20am

March 10 - 16 License #:8083 Assumed Name:FED A LICIOUS Address:1501 S 29TH ST, APT #101, NEDERLAND, TX 77627 Owner Name:CORMIER SARAH LYNN.

Justices axe $50K verdict rendered against American Air Systems

David Yates Mar. 15, 2017, 2:39pm

BEAUMONT – The Ninth Court of Appeals recently nixed a $50,000 jury verdict levied against American Air Systems over a leaky A/C unit.

Jefferson County 60th Court District: April 2017

The SE Texas Record Mar. 13, 2017, 1:33pm

DAVID BISHOP V. PM MANAGEMENT

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Mar. 13, 2017, 1:31pm

March 3 - 9 License #:7199 Assumed Name:4 SEASONS LANDSCAPING SERVICE Address:P O BOX 5924, BEAUMONT, TX 77726 Owner Name:BARNES RUSSELL W.

Shut down: Port Arthur ISD’s bid for attorney’s fees in white woman’s discrimination suit

David Yates Mar. 9, 2017, 3:24pm

BEAUMONT – On March 9, the Port Arthur Independent School District had its motion for judgment nunc pro tunc denied by a district judge, shutting down the district’s attempt to revert a judgment in a discrimination suit.

KCSR non-suited from $1M personal injury lawsuit

David Yates Mar. 7, 2017, 3:21pm

BEAUMONT - The Kansas City Southern Railway Company was recently non-suited from a $1 million lawsuit alleging it was responsible for injuries a local man sustained during a rail yard collision.

Beaumont’s ‘Chip’ Ferguson named ‘top 10’ attorney by NAOPIA

David Yates Mar. 7, 2017, 12:58pm

Beaumont - Chip Ferguson, the managing partner at The Ferguson Law Firm, has been named as a 2017 recipient of the “Top 10 Attorney Award” by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys.

Jefferson County 58th Court District: April 2017

The SE Texas Record Mar. 6, 2017, 10:49am

GWENDOLYN COMEAUX ET AL V. JERMAINE ET AL

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Mar. 6, 2017, 10:47am

Feb. 24 - March 2 License #:6285 Assumed Name:NATIONAL CRUDE MARKETING Address:1790 HUGHES LANDING BOULEVARD, SUITE 400, THE WOODLANDS, TX 77380 Owner Name:TRP CRUDE MARKETING LLC License #:6304 Assumed Name:SUPERIOR DETAIL HAND WASH #2 Address:703 N TWIN CITY HWY, NEDERLAND, TX 77627 Owner Name:IBANEZ AMY

Bar operators blamed for attack on customer

Philip Gonzales Mar. 2, 2017, 1:56pm

BEAUMONT — An Orange County woman is suing Louisiana bar operators, alleging assault, battery and negligence in preventing injuries.

Pedestrian accuses Beaumont motorist of negligence

Philip Gonzales Mar. 2, 2017, 1:10pm

BEAUMONT — A Jefferson County woman is suing a Beaumont motorist, alleging her negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff.

Jefferson County collision suits settle before trial

David Yates Feb. 27, 2017, 3:22pm

BEAUMONT – Two automobile collision lawsuits slated for trial settled before a jury could be selected, according to a courthouse official.

Jefferson County 172nd Court District: March 2017

The SE Texas Record Feb. 27, 2017, 12:04pm

STEPHEN SCHANGE MD ET AL V. OPREX SURGERY

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

David Yates Feb. 27, 2017, 12:02pm

Feb. 17 - 23 License #:5347 Assumed Name:K & Y CONSTRUCTION Address:1048 13 ST AUGUSTA, PORT ARTHUR, TX 77642 Owner Name:MCPHERSON KEYANA License #:5349 Assumed Name:FROM ABOVE AERIAL VIDEOGRAPHY Address:3737 LEXINGTON AVE, PORT ARTHUR, TX 77642

Settled: Texas teacher’s ‘embarrassed’ suit against TruTV, John Langley

David Yates Feb. 23, 2017, 4:06pm

BEAUMONT – A settlement has been reached in a suit brought by an area teacher, who sued the makers of TruTV alleging he was embarrassed on national television following his arrest for public intoxication.

Ninth Court affirms dismissal of all charges against Jefferson County sheriff’s officer

David Yates Feb. 22, 2017, 3:22pm

BEAUMONT — In a unanimous Feb. 22 decision, the Ninth Court of Appeals affirmed dismissal of all charges against Sgt. Chad Kolander, a long-time Jefferson County Sheriff’s department investigator.

Customer blames steakhouse for injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Feb. 22, 2017, 11:52am

BEAUMONT — A Silsbee customer is suing a Beaumont steakhouse, alleging its negligence caused the plaintiff to be injured by a waiter. 

Jefferson County 136th Court District: March 2017

The SE Texas Record Feb. 20, 2017, 1:25pm

COMMUNITY BANK OF TEXAS V. WELLS FARGO