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Supreme Court ruling may end patent cases in Eastern District courts

Tabitha Fleming Feb. 23, 2017, 3:40pm

WASHINGTON – A closely watched patent case set to be considered by the U.S. Supreme Court may bode major changes for patent trolling cases.

Judge approves two patent infringement suits against BlackBerry

Chandra Lye Feb. 22, 2017, 11:00am

MARSHALL – A magistrate judge has given the go-ahead for two patent-infringement lawsuits against BlackBerry.

Louisiana driver blames tractor trailer operators for crash

Philip Gonzales Feb. 21, 2017, 12:15pm

MARSHALL — A Louisiana man is suing Arkansas tractor trailer operators, alleging their negligence resulted in injuries to the plaintiff. 

Marketer accuses former employer of pregnancy discrimination

Philip Gonzales Feb. 20, 2017, 2:08pm

MARSHALL — A Smith County woman is suing a Tyler hospice, alleging pregnancy discrimination.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Feb. 20, 2017, 1:20pm

MARSHALL DIVISION Feb. 14 EXPRESS MOBILE, INC. V. ALPINE CONSULTING, INC. 2:17-cv-00126-JRG-RSP

Writing teacher accuses school district of wrongful termination

Philip Gonzales Feb. 15, 2017, 1:40pm

MARSHALL — A Lindale woman is suing the Winona school district, a former employer, alleging disability discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Customer blames Walmart for fall

Philip Gonzales Feb. 15, 2017, 1:26pm

MARSHALL — A Tyler woman is suing Walmart, alleging negligence in failing to prevent injuries.

Recovery agents allege former employers failed to pay proper wages

Philip Gonzales Feb. 14, 2017, 2:32pm

MARSHALL — Two recovery agents are suing their former employers, alleging violation of applicable minimum wage law.

Surgeon blames hospital executives for lack of professional opportunities

Philip Gonzales Feb. 14, 2017, 1:59pm

MARSHALL — An Angelina County general surgeon is suing hospital executives, alleging tortious interference with a contract and conspiracy.

Motorist claims Unimark Truck Transport failed to properly train driver

Philip Gonzales Feb. 7, 2017, 8:38pm

MARSHALL — A motorist is suing Unimark Truck Transport LLC, citing alleged negligent entrustment.

Longview woman claims tractor-trailer driver was careless

Noddy A. Fernandez Feb. 7, 2017, 6:11pm

MARSHALL — A Longview woman is suing Frontier Logistics, LP, citing allegedly insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Dell wins patent infringement case filed by shell company

S. Laney Griffo Feb. 1, 2017, 12:54pm

MARSHALL – Dell Inc. won in a patent case filed against it by Isis Connex LLC with Judge Rodney Gilstrap awarding it $355,000 in attorney's fees.

Black worker accuses former employer of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Jan. 30, 2017, 1:26pm

MARSHALL — An African-American Texas man is suing his former employer, alleging discrimination, retaliation and constructive termination.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Jan. 30, 2017, 10:19am

MARSHALL DIVISION Jan. 23 DISPLAY TECHNOLOGIES, LLC V. BLU PRODUCTS, INC. 2:17-cv-00067-JRG-RSP

Mother, son blame tractor-trailer operators for crash

Philip Gonzales Jan. 26, 2017, 12:31pm

MARSHALL — A Louisiana mother and her son are suing tractor trailer operators, alleging their negligence led to a crash that injured the plaintiffs. 

Texas Instruments accuses Korean business of unfair competition

Philip Gonzales Jan. 24, 2017, 1:48pm

MARSHALL — Texas Instruments is suing a Korean corporation, alleging unfair trade practices.

Pilot accuses former employer of age, disability discrimination

Philip Gonzales Jan. 23, 2017, 3:36pm

MARSHALL — A Gregg County man is suing his former employer, alleging age discrimination and disability discrimination.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Jan. 23, 2017, 8:56am

MARSHALL DIVISION JAN. 19 EXPRESS MOBILE, INC. V. VOLUSION, LLC ET AL 2:17-cv-00064-JRG-RSP

Man alleges he was injured in collision with Duncan Thompson Transportation driver

Philip Gonzales Jan. 16, 2017, 11:50am

MARSHALL – A Louisiana man alleges he was injured when the vehicle he was riding in was struck by a tractor-trailer.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Jan. 16, 2017, 10:50am

MARSHALL DIVISION Jan. 12 SOMALTUS LLC V. CUMMINS, INC. ET AL 2:17-cv-00034-JRG-RSP