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Former employee sues food services firm

Philip Gonzales Mar. 21, 2017, 2:59pm

A former employee of Ben E. Keith Co. is suing the firm, citing alleged violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act and gender discrimination.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 20, 2017, 9:54am

MARSHALL DIVISION Mar. 13 DISPLAY TECHNOLOGIES, LLC V. CANON U.S.A., INC. 2:17-cv-00192-JRG-RSP

Guardian blames trailer truck owner, for child's injuries

Philip Gonzales Mar. 13, 2017, 2:10pm

MARSHALL — A guardian is suing a trailer truck owner and driver, alleging their negligence caused injuries to a child. 

Pumper foreman accuses former employer of age discrimination

Philip Gonzales Mar. 13, 2017, 1:47pm

MARSHALL — A Kilgore man is suing his former employer, alleging violation of his civil rights.

Disney faces patent infringement suit from Texas brothers over technology in its Magic Bands

Dee Thompson Mar. 13, 2017, 1:28pm

MARSHALL – A complaint for patent infringement has been filed against Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide Inc. by Plaintiffs Charles C. Freeny III, Bryan E. Freeny and James P. Freeny in the Marshall Divison of the Eastern District of Texas alleging Disney unlawfully used a type of wireless communication technology that it now uses widely in its MagicBands.

Female operator accuses Eastman Chemical of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Mar. 8, 2017, 1:26pm

MARSHALL — A Rusk County woman is suing Eastman Chemical, alleging discrimination and wrongful termination.

African-American worker accuses former employer of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Mar. 8, 2017, 12:57pm

MARSHALL — A black Gilmer woman is suing  her former employer, alleging discrimination, intentional infliction of emotional distress and wrongful termination.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 6, 2017, 10:50am

MARSHALL DIVISION Feb. 27 RICPI COMMUNICATIONS LLC V. CODAN US, INC. 2:17-cv-00162-JRG

Whirlpool alleges refrigerator water filter seller broke law

Philip Gonzales Mar. 1, 2017, 3:56pm

MARSHALL — Whirlpool is suing a refrigerator water filter seller, alleging false designation of origin.

Worker accuses maintenance corporation of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Mar. 1, 2017, 3:49pm

MARSHALL — A Cass County man is suing a maintenance company, alleging failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations.

Medication aide accuses employer of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Mar. 1, 2017, 1:35pm

MARSHALL — A Cherokee County man is suing a rehabilitation and nursing center, alleging age discrimination and violation of workers compensation acts.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Feb. 27, 2017, 12:05pm

MARSHALL DIVISION Feb. 21 TANGELO IP, LLC V. GAMESTOP CORP. 2:17-cv-00142-JRG

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.