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Man alleges that Advanced Integration Technology terminated him because of age

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 16, 2017, 12:38pm

SHERMAN – An Illinois man who formerly resided in Houston alleges his former industrial automation and tooling company employer terminated him because of his age.

Alliance Data Systems Inc. owes unpaid overtime, former employee claims

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 16, 2017, 12:26pm

SHERMAN – A former employee of a loyalty and marketing services corporation alleges that she is owed unpaid overtime.

Thompson Landscape Services Inc. employees allege they are owed unpaid wages

Philip Gonzales Aug. 15, 2017, 3:24pm

SHERMAN – Two H-2B visa workers allege a Plano business repeatedly underpaid them.

Dismissed: Lawsuit against McCarthy Burgess & Wolfe

David Yates Aug. 4, 2017, 11:44am

SHERMAN – A Plano alleging that a debt collector unlawfully contacted him has voluntarily dismissed the lawsuit.

Woman alleges Redneck Heaven Venture One terminated her after announcing pregnancy

Philip Gonzales Aug. 3, 2017, 3:18pm

SHERMAN – A Denton County woman alleges that her former Lewisville employer discriminated against her because of her pregnancy.

Consumer claims that Vance and Huffman invaded her privacy with collection calls

Philip Gonzales Aug. 2, 2017, 2:20pm

SHERMAN – A Colin County consumer has filed a class action against a debt collector over allegations it invaded her privacy.

Educator with muscular dystrophy sues UNT, claims school used illness to deny her interview for higher position

John Suayan Jul. 27, 2017, 9:02am

SHERMAN – A former music educator with the University of North Texas brought a federal lawsuit against the school for allegedly discriminating against her because she suffers from symptoms of muscular dystrophy.

Consumer alleges debt collector McCarthy, Burgess & Wolfe Inc.'s call was unlawful

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 25, 2017, 9:09am

SHERMAN – A Plano man alleges that a debt collector unlawfully contacted him.

Production operator alleges packaging company failed to provide for disabled

Philip Gonzales Jul. 20, 2017, 3:01pm

SHERMAN — A Dallas man is suing a consumer packaging company, alleging failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations.

Project engineer accuses employers of sex discrimination

Philip Gonzales Jul. 20, 2017, 2:48pm

SHERMAN — A Trophy Club project engineer is suing aerospace equipment providers, alleging sex discrimination and retaliation.

Dallas, Collins County residents claim cleaning company failed to pay them overtime

Philip Gonzales Jul. 17, 2017, 2:00pm

SHERMAN — Hourly paid employees have filed a class-action lawsuit against their employer, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts.

Nursing director accuses Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Center of owing unpaid overtime wages

Philip Gonzales Jul. 13, 2017, 10:00am

SHERMAN — A director of nursing is suing her former employer, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts.

Man files suit against Spinnaker alleging discrimination and wrongful termination

John Severance Jul. 12, 2017, 3:34pm

SHERMAN – A 45-year-old man filed suit the Sherman Division of the Eastern District of Texas alleging age and race discrimination, hostile work environment, retaliation and wrongful termination against his former Lewisville employer.

Construction worker alleges employer failed to pay overtime

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 3, 2017, 2:08pm

SHERMAN — A Harris County construction worker has filed a class action lawsuit against a construction business, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Lawsuit: Starbucks barista's refusal to send trainer photos led to hostile work environment, discharge

John Suayan Jun. 19, 2017, 4:07pm

SHERMAN – A former Starbucks barista recently sued the coffee chain for wrongful termination, claiming the act was a result of her refusal to appease her trainer’s request for sexually explicit pictures of herself.

Black employee accuses excavating company of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 2:01pm

SHERMAN — A black Dallas County man is suing an excavation company, alleging discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Consumer accuses energy exploration company of phone harassment

Philip Gonzales May 31, 2017, 2:10pm

SHERMAN — A Texas consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against an oil and gas exploration company, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Bill of cost deadline extended for Imperium IP Holdings in Samsung patent case

Glenn Minnis May 23, 2017, 9:06am

SHERMAN – Imperium IP Holdings (Cayman) LTD has been granted a bill of costs extension stemming from its winning suit against Samsung Electronics Co. LTD, et al.

Consumer alleges telemarketer violated law

Philip Gonzales May 18, 2017, 1:26pm

SHERMAN — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against a telemarketer, alleging nuisance telemarketing practices.

Court orders $2 million penalty for Commercial Recovery Systems owner

Noell Wolfgram Evans May 8, 2017, 12:45pm

SHERMAN – On March 21, the Sherman Division of the Eastern District of Texas found Timothy Ford guilty of violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). In its ruling the court ordered Ford to pay a $2 million civil penalty.