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New business licenses in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record May 29, 2017, 3:29pm

May 15 - 19 License #:15987 Assumed Name:CISNEROS SERVICES Address:5440 SPENCER DR, BEAUMONT, TX 77708 Owner Name:CISNEROS CESAR

Jefferson County 58th District Court: July 2017

The SE Texas Record May 29, 2017, 3:27pm


Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan May 29, 2017, 3:24pm


Harris County employee alleges age discrimination

Philip Gonzales May 29, 2017, 11:25am

HOUSTON — A county employee is suing Harris County, alleging age discrimination and wrongful termination.

Maritime worker blames vessel operators for injuries

Philip Gonzales May 29, 2017, 11:24am

BEAUMONT — A Jefferson County man is suing a marine towing company, alleging negligence led to injuries to the plaintiff.

Motorist blames Midtex Oil, driver for crash

Philip Gonzales May 29, 2017, 11:24am

BEAUMONT — A Beaumont woman is suing an oil company and driver, alleging their negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Customer alleges pool contractors violated contract

Philip Gonzales May 29, 2017, 11:22am

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing pool contractors, alleging breach of contract.

Homeowners allege contractors failed to fix defects

Philip Gonzales May 29, 2017, 11:22am

HOUSTON — Two Houston homeowners are suing contractors, alleging breach of warranties.

Fake Law by Fake Judges

Mark Pulliam May 27, 2017, 2:33pm

Brazen judges openly legislating from the bench are confirming the widely-held public perception that activist courts are out of control. As a lawyer practicing for three decades in the plaintiff-friendly stronghold of California, within the jurisdiction of the notorious Ninth Circuit, I witnessed many instances of judges—state and federal—slanting their decisions against disfavored parties, such as insurance companies, corporate employers, and deep-pocketed defendants.

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.

Malachi Daws accepted as a 2017 AIOPIA’S 10 Best in Texas For Client Satisfaction

David Yates May 26, 2017, 9:12am

BEAUMONT - The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of Texas’s Personal Injury Attorney Malachi Daws as 2017 10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys for Client Satisfaction, according to a press release.

Celebrating 100 Years of Ellington Field

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn May 25, 2017, 3:01pm

A lot has changed in Houston, Texas over the past 100 years. For one, the city’s population is now about seventeen times what it was in 1917. We’ve found better ways to beat the year-round heat than 300-pound blocks of ice, thankfully. And you don’t see too many horses and buggies riding down Houston’s Westheimer Road anymore. But one institution that has stood the test of time, and is still up-and-running on its 100th anniversary this month, is Houston’s Ellington Field--and you could say its history is the story of a lifetime.

Texas, 42 other states reach $33M settlement with Johnson & Johnson

David Yates May 25, 2017, 2:55pm

AUSTIN – On May 24, Attorney General Ken Paxton announced that Texas will receive more than $2.2 million in a $33 million, 43-state settlement with pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson.

Sexually violent predators 'likely' allowed to vote by mail, according to Paxton's office

John Revak May 25, 2017, 2:42pm

AUSTIN – The Texas Attorney General's Office recently responded affirmatively to an inquiry of whether people civilly committed were able to vote early by mail under Texas Elec. Code § 82.02.

SecurityProfiling patent case moved from Eastern District court

Tabitha Fleming May 25, 2017, 2:41pm

YLER – Trend Micro won a minor victory in the Tyler Division of the Eastern District of Texas earlier this month when it was successful in requesting a change of venue to the Northern District of Texas.

ACLU of Texas files suit against city of Houston over ban to stop homeless tents, panhandling

Russell Boniface May 25, 2017, 2:41pm

HOUSTON – The ACLU of Texas announced on May 15 that it has sued the city of Houston over its encampment and panhandling ordinances.

Michigan man's legislative prayer case no slam dunk

David Hutton May 25, 2017, 2:40pm

AUSTIN – A case in which a Jackson County, Michigan man filed an appeal in the United States Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit against the county, alleging that legislative prayers said during board meetings seems like a simple case.

Texas appeals court dismisses special appearances appeals

S. Laney Griffo May 25, 2017, 2:39pm

BEAUMONT — A Texas Court of Appeals recently dismissed an appeal in a products liability case.

EmCare loses appeal in wrongful termination lawsuit

Pam Wright May 25, 2017, 2:38pm

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission wins appeal

Staffing company alleges former employee breached contract

Noddy A. Fernandez May 25, 2017, 1:19pm

HOUSTON — A Houston professional staffing company is suing a former employee, alleging breach of an employment contract.