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Passerby blames dog owners for pets' attack

Philip Gonzales Jan. 19, 2017, 3:41pm

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing security attack dog owners, alleging negligence in that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Texas AG joins 14-state coalition seeking repeal of expansion of Endangered Species Act

David Yates Jan. 19, 2017, 3:32pm

AUSTIN – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton joined a coalition of 14 states in sending a letter to the incoming Trump Administration urging it to immediately repeal two new rules that broadly expand the definition of critical habitat for endangered species promulgated by the U.S.

Two workers accuses joint employers of failure to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Jan. 19, 2017, 2:55pm

HOUSTON — Two Texas men are suing joint energy-related employers, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Texas AG files petition to review EPA’s Protection of Visibility rule

David Yates Jan. 19, 2017, 2:30pm

AUSTIN – On Jan. 18, Attorney General Ken Paxton petitioned the U.S.

Personal banker accuses Wells Fargo of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Jan. 19, 2017, 2:30pm

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing Wells Fargo, alleging unlawful employment practices and discrimination.

Judge rules prepaid calling cards are telecommunication services for tax purposes

Christopher Knoll Jan. 19, 2017, 2:16pm

DALLAS – An administrative law judge in Texas has recently concurred with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and at least one prior U.S. District Court ruling regarding the tax status of prepaid calling cards.

Parents accuse medical care providers of gross negligence

Philip Gonzales Jan. 19, 2017, 11:52am

HOUSTON — Two Harris County parents are suing medical care providers, alleging the defendants' negligence caused kidney damage to their son. 

Custom sign business launches litigation over trademark

John Suayan Jan. 19, 2017, 9:51am

HOUSTON – A business specializing in the design and manufacturing of custom signs has pursued legal action in response to what it asserts was infringement of its trademark.

Gas station operator alleges Sugar Land business breached contract

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 2:27pm

GALVESTON — A gas station operator is suing a Sugar Land business, alleging negligence and breach of fiduciary duty.

Customer blames Macy's for fall, injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 2:08pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing Macy's, alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Houston couple alleges Ford breached warranties

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 1:50pm

HOUSTON — A Houston couple is suing Ford, alleging breach of implied and express warranties.

School employee blames products distributor for injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 1:14pm

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing a dairy products distributor, alleging negligent hiring and training led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Former employee accuses restaurant operators of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 1:00pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing Webster restaurant operators, alleging sex discrimination and retaliation.

Neighbor blames pet owner for dogs' attack

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 12:49pm

HOUSTON — A Houston man is suing property operators and a dog owner, alleging their negligence led to dogs attacking and injuring the plaintiff. 

Customer blames grocery for fall, injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 12:22pm

HOUSTON — A Fort Bend County woman is suing the owners of a Houston grocery, alleging their negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries. 

Texas justices keep Heritage House Nursing locked in med-mal

David Yates Jan. 18, 2017, 11:57am

FORT WORTH – The Second Court of Appeals recently affirmed a lower court’s ruling to not grant a motion to dismiss a medical malpractice complaint against a nursing facility.

A motorist sues individual over alleged negligence

Wadi Reformado Jan. 18, 2017, 11:10am

BEAUMONT — A motorist is suing Paul Banda, an individual, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

AG Paxton granted preliminary injunction in new Affordable Care Act rule

The SE Texas Record Jan. 18, 2017, 11:07am

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was granted a nationwide preliminary injunction by a federal court this month in a lawsuit to impede the Affordable Care Act’s new federal health rules that would require doctors to provide patient services that conflict with their own medical advice or religious beliefs.

Doctors speak out on personal injury lawsuit ads in Texas

Glenn Minnis Jan. 18, 2017, 11:03am

Texas doctors out to reform personal industry lawsuit advertising industry

AG Paxton seeks to halt ‘federal overreach’ into coal industry

David Yates Jan. 18, 2017, 10:40am

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton, joined by 12 other states, has filed a petition for review and injunction of a final rule titled the “Stream Protection Rule” promulgated by the Obama administration’s Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement.