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BNSF Railway Co. employee alleges negligence caused injury to hand

Philip Gonzales Jan. 16, 2017, 11:28am

GALVESTON – An Oklahoma man alleges three fingers were amputated while he was placing plates on new tires while working.

La. man blames ankle injuries on portable bleachers at convention center

John Suayan Jan. 11, 2017, 1:01pm

GALVESTON – A Louisiana man has filed a lawsuit as a result of injuries he allegedly suffered last year while watching a cheerleading competition at a local convention center.

Workers allege consultant business failed to pay overtime sue employer

Philip Gonzales Jan. 10, 2017, 12:43pm

GALVESTON — Three Brazoria County workers are suing their employer, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Nurse alleges health care providers failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Jan. 9, 2017, 12:31pm

GALVESTON — A Harris County woman is suing dozens of health care providers, alleging retaliation and violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Store manager accuses Walmart of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Dec. 22, 2016, 12:14pm

GALVESTON — A female store manager is suing Walmart, alleging race and gender discrimination.

Mother blames infant's burns on Saltgrass waitstaff

John Suayan Dec. 21, 2016, 9:43am

GALVESTON – A Missouri woman is suing Saltgrass, Inc. and Landry’s, Inc. after her infant daughter allegedly sustained burns from a hot condiment while they dined at one of defendants’ establishments.

Galveston seeks dismissal of Harris Co. woman's suit alleging police brutality

John Suayan Dec. 20, 2016, 10:14am

GALVESTON – The City of Galveston and one of its police officers have countered a Harris County woman’s lawsuit arising from an incident at a bar earlier this year, Galveston federal court records indicate.

8 Pearland property owners allege landfill operator botched job

Philip Gonzales Dec. 14, 2016, 1:26pm

GALVESTON — Eight Pearland property owners are suing a landfill operator, alleging breach of duty in allowing odors to permeate the plaintiffs' property.

California bonding company blames multiple defendants for financial losses

Philip Gonzales Nov. 9, 2016, 1:07pm

Surety provider sues multiple entitiesGALVESTON — A surety provider is suing Expert House Movers, Inc., John P.

Attorneys general try to block transfer of authority over internet domains

John Breslin Nov. 8, 2016, 11:38am

GALVESTON -- A federal judge has denied a last-minute attempt to block the transition of oversight of internet domain names to an international non-profit.

Class action suit accuses Santa Fe of jailing residents to raise revenue

John Suayan Nov. 7, 2016, 9:05am

GALVESTON – Three Galveston County men filed a class action lawsuit against the City of Santa Fe on allegations it is raising revenue by unconstitutionally jailing local residents, according to recent Galveston federal court records.

Rigger blames oil platform owners, operators for injuries

Philip Gonzales Oct. 27, 2016, 2:39pm

GALVESTON — A Louisiana rigger is suing oil platform owners and operators, alleging their negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff. 

Louisiana man alleges he was injured on Energy XXI platform

Philip Gonzales Oct. 24, 2016, 10:14am

GALVESTON – A Louisiana man alleges he was injured while working on an oil platform.

Consultant alleges oilfield services company failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Oct. 21, 2016, 11:34am

GALVESTON — A Louisiana man is suing a Houston oilfield services company, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay proper overtime.

Former FedEx Ground delivery drivers allege termination for national origin

John Suayan Oct. 18, 2016, 11:25am

GALVESTON – Two former delivery drivers for FedEx Ground Package System, Inc. are suing the company for allegedly terminating them in response to their complaints about discrimination based on their respective national origins.

Pipefitter accuses former employer of disability discrimination

Philip Gonzales Oct. 6, 2016, 11:33am

GALVESTON — A Matagorda County pipefitter is suing a Texas construction company, alleging disability discrimination and wrongful termination.

Employee blames Lowe's Home Center for injuries

Philip Gonzales Oct. 4, 2016, 11:32am

GALVESTON — A Lake Jackson man is suing Lowe's Home Center, alleging Lowe's negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries.