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Alleged breach of medical records prompts woman to sue Houston cardiology center

John Suayan Dec. 2, 2016, 8:09pm

HOUSTON – A Houston woman alleges that a local cardiology center and one of its physicians compromised the confidentiality of her personal and health information, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Texas landowners coalition seeks to improve eminent domain laws

Cassandra Stone Dec. 2, 2016, 9:12am

AUSTIN – More than a dozen Texas-based organizations have banded together to form the Texans for Property Rights coalition, a grassroots initiative to inspire and execute reform with eminent domain laws next spring.

Professor says injunction on Obama's overtime rule is not arbitrary

Christopher Knoll Dec. 2, 2016, 9:09am

SHERMAN, Texas -- A federal judge from the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas placed an injunction Nov. 22 on an effort by the U.S. Labor Department to raise the threshold of white collar workers qualifying for overtime. 

Consumer accuses debt collector of unlawful practices

Philip Gonzales Dec. 1, 2016, 3:17pm

HOUSTON — A Dallas County man is suing a New York debt collector, alleging unlawful collection practices.

Five technicians accuse employers of failing to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Dec. 1, 2016, 3:10pm

HOUSTON — Five control technicians are suing their oilfield services employers, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Therapy provider alleges nursing facility failed to pay for services

Philip Gonzales Dec. 1, 2016, 2:49pm

HOUSTON — A Kentucky therapy services provider is suing a Houston nursing facility, alleging breach of contract, failure to pay for completed work and unjust enrichment.

Customers allege Nissan violated warranties

Philip Gonzales Dec. 1, 2016, 2:36pm

HOUSTON — A Texas couple is suing Nissan, alleging breach of implied and express warranties.

Technician alleges heating/AC business failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Dec. 1, 2016, 2:20pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing a Houston heating/air conditioning business, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Proposed state-focused environmental regulation changes could reduce lawsuits, says expert

Carrie Salls Dec. 1, 2016, 11:33am

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – The Heartland Institute’s “Action Plan for President Trump” calls for a review of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) current rules and regulations and the establishment of a committee of state environmental leaders to make future policy decisions.  

Justices nix Baptist Hospitals’ $200K summary judgment win against Reytec Construction

David Yates Dec. 1, 2016, 11:24am

In October 2012, Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas sued Reytec Construction Resources, alleging the company left a mound of dirt in its parking lot after a lease with the hospital expired.

Dyslexic FBI agent’s discrimination suit against AG Lynch set for spring trial

David Yates Dec. 1, 2016, 10:52am

BEAUMONT – A FBI agent claiming he has been discriminated against because of his dyslexia recently had his lawsuit set for trial in March of 2018.

Day's Inn seeks up to $1 million from insurance company

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 3:41pm

HOUSTON — Day's Inn is suing an insurance company, alleging breach of duty of good faith and of fair dealing.

Visitor blames Galveston educational/leisure facilities for injuries

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 3:33pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing a Galveston educational/leisure facility, alleging the defendant's negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff. 

Tomball resident blames Houston business owner for financial losses

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 3:22pm

HOUSTON — A Tomball man is suing a Houston business owner, alleging breach of contract and fraud.

Mississippi motorists blame transport company for crash

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 3:14pm

BEAUMONT — Two Mississippi motorists are suing an Arkansas transportation company, alleging its negligence led to a crash that caused injuries. 

Manager accuses Wells Fargo of gender discrimination

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 2:30pm

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing Wells Fargo Bank, alleging gender discrimination.

General manager accuses former employer of wrongful discharge

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 2:18pm

BEAUMONT — A Texas woman is suing a Canadian company, alleging wrongful discharge.

League City homeowners accuse insurer of breaching contract

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 1:52pm

GALVESTON — Two League City homeowners are suing an insurance company, alleging deceptive trade practices.

Assistant store manager alleges Stein Mart failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 1:25pm

HOUSTON — A Houston man is suing Stein Mart, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay proper overtime.

Estate representative, beneficiary blame truck owner, driver for traffic death

Philip Gonzales Nov. 30, 2016, 1:14pm

HOUSTON — An estate representative and beneficiary are suing a truck owner and a driver, alleging their negligence led to a fatal traffic crash.