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Union Pacific conductor alleges injuries from slip and fall on car platform

John Suayan May 26, 2017, 9:46am

MARSHALL - Union Pacific Railway Co. is facing a personal injury lawsuit from one of its conductors.

Family blames tractor-trailer operators for causing crash

Philip Gonzales May 23, 2017, 1:42pm

MARSHALL — A family is suing a trucking business and driver, alleging their negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiffs.

Two mechanics allege employer failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales May 22, 2017, 2:35pm

MARSHALL — Two mechanics are suing their Marshall employer, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Supreme Court limits venue shopping in patent litigation, ruling may end East Texas supremacy

David Yates May 22, 2017, 2:07pm

EAST TEXAS – The rocket docket fueling patent litigation in Texas’ Eastern District may soon be crashing back to earth, as the U.S. Supreme Court has grounded forum shopping for infringement lawsuits.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan May 22, 2017, 11:02am

MARSHALL DIVISION May 17 MOZLY TECH LLC V. HUBSPOT, INC. 2:17-cv-00446

Recent patent infringements cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan May 15, 2017, 8:49am

MARSHALL DIVISION May 9 ROTHSCHILD PATENT IMAGING LLC V. ADT LLC 2:17-cv-00397-RWS

8 black employees accuse sanitation company of discrimination

Mike Torres May 10, 2017, 1:15pm

MARSHALL — Eight black employee are suing a Paris sanitation business, alleging discrimination and retaliation.

Texas federal jury awards $20 million to pharmaceutical company in Cialis patent dispute

Russell Boniface May 8, 2017, 12:45pm

MARSHALL – A Texas federal jury awarded $20 million in royalties and damages to a German pharmaceutical company April 21 in a patent infringement case involving the makers of the drug Cialis.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan May 8, 2017, 10:27am

MARSHALL DIVISION May 2 MIRAGE IP LLC V. ANGIODYNAMICS INC. 2:17-cv-00377-JRG-RSP

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan May 1, 2017, 8:47am

MARSHALL DIVISION Apr. 26 POST MEDIA SYSTEMS LLC V. DEEZER S.A. ET AL 2:17-cv-00356-JRG

Ferguson Law, McKool Smith team up for $131.4M antitrust verdict

David Yates Apr. 27, 2017, 4:34pm

Marshall – A federal jury in Marshall returned a $133.4 million verdict late Wednesday in an antitrust case against General Electric.

Motorist blames another driver, employer for causing crash

Philip Gonzales Apr. 26, 2017, 2:25pm

MARSHALL — A motorist is suing another driver and his employer, alleging their negligence caused a vehicle crash.

Lawyer: $9.17 million award in patent case 'big win' for Saint Lawrence

John Myers Apr. 25, 2017, 8:29am

MARSHALL – A Plano-based company was awarded $9.17 million after a jury found that telecommunications giant Motorola infringed its patents.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 24, 2017, 8:50am

MARSHALL DIVISION Apr. 18-19 MANTIS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC V. CULVER FRANCHISING SYSTEM, INC. 2:17-cv-00324-JRG-RSP

Whirlpool awarded $7.6 million in case against TST Water over water filter design

Kacie Whaley Apr. 24, 2017, 8:42am

MARSHALL – Appliance giant Whirlpool Corp. was awarded $7.6 million by a jury that found a California-based water filter company copied a Whirlpool design.

Maintenance worker accuses Wood County of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Apr. 21, 2017, 1:17pm

MARSHALL — A Wood County maintenance worker is suing the county, alleging discrimination, hostile work environment and retaliation.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 17, 2017, 11:01am

MARSHALL DIVISION Apr. 10 ROTHSCHILD PATENT IMAGING LLC V. ASUSTEK COMPUTER INC. 2:17-cv-00285-RWS

Truck driver accuses former employer of civil rights violations

Philip Gonzales Apr. 11, 2017, 2:45pm

MARSHALL — A Howe man is suing a trucking company, alleging disability discrimination.

Store manager accuses Dillard's of age discrimination

Philip Gonzales Apr. 11, 2017, 2:28pm

MARSHALL — A Longview store manager is suing Dillard's, alleging unlawful discriminatory employment practices.

Motorola ordered to pay $9 million in patent infringement case filed by Plano company

Chandra Lye Apr. 10, 2017, 8:45am

MARSHALL – Motorola Mobility LLC has been ordered to pay $9 million after losing a patent infringement case.