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Employee blames barge towing company for injuries

Wadi Reformado May. 5, 2016, 2:57pm

HOUSTON — A Texas man is suing a barge towing company, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent him suffering injuries.

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Galveston County employee accuses Marathon Petroleum of discrimination

Wadi Reformado May. 5, 2016, 2:21pm

GALVESTON — A Galveston County employee is suing Marathon Petroleum, alleging disability and racial discrimination.

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Tyler truck driver blames Tennessee corporation for crash injuries

Wadi Reformado May. 5, 2016, 2:07pm

TYLER — A Tyler truck driver is suing a Tennessee company, alleging its negligence caused her injuries in a crash.

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11 employees accuse energy company of failing to pay overtime

Wadi Reformado May. 5, 2016, 1:27pm

HOUSTON — Eleven employees are suing an energy business, alleging unpaid overtime wages.

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27 students earn scholarships for demonstrating potential in insurance business

Taryn Phaneuf May. 4, 2016, 4:54pm

AUSTIN — More than two dozen insurance and risk management students at six Texas universities were awarded scholarships by the Insurance Council of Texas Education Foundation.

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Status conference set in suit accusing Premrl Construction of shoddy work

David Yates May. 4, 2016, 4:53pm

GALVESTON – A status conference date has been set in a lawsuit brought by two homeowners accusing a construction company of poor workmanship on a project on their home.

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Employee alleges debt collection business failed to pay overtime

Wadi Reformado May. 4, 2016, 1:50pm

HOUSTON — A Texas woman is suing a debt collection business, alleging it failed to pay overtime. 

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Mainland Tool & Supply Inc. allegedly owed for tool rental

Wadi Reformado May. 3, 2016, 6:24pm

GALVESTON – A tool rental company is suing a Madisonville construction firm alleging that it failed to pay for provided equipment.

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Oklahoma corporation alleges Texas energy company owes more than $100,000

Wadi Reformado May. 3, 2016, 3:12pm

GALVESTON — An Oklahoma corporation is suing a Friendswood energy company, alleging an unpaid debt of more than $100,000. 

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Mostyn sued, attorney’s storm damage expert alleges breach of contract

David Yates May. 3, 2016, 3:11pm

HOUSTON - One of the outfits “Hurricane” Steve Mostyn uses to calculate the damages a storm inflicts upon a client’s property is suing the Houston attorney for breach of contract. Seeking more than $700,000 in past due invoices, Quinney Holdings, doing business as Loss Solutions, filed suit against Mostyn and his firm on May 2 in Harris County District Court.

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Three employees accuse outdoor deck business of ignoring overtime rules

Wadi Reformado May. 3, 2016, 2:59pm

HOUSTON — Three Montgomery County employees are suing a Conroe outdoor deck and patio business, alleging failure to pay overtime. 

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Worker alleges home appliance repair business failed to pay overtime

Wadi Reformado May. 3, 2016, 2:46pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing a Texas home appliance repair business, alleging failure to pay overtime to its employees. 

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Motorist alleges Honda vehicle not crashworthy

Wadi Reformado May. 3, 2016, 2:36pm

BEAUMONT — A motorist is suing Honda alleging, its vehicles fail to protect drivers during a crash.

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Judge Alvarez threatens to sanction another hail attorney

David Yates May. 3, 2016, 12:12pm

A federal judge who previously threatened to impose sanctions against renowned storm attorney Steve Mostyn for bring factually unsupported hail suits recently threatened to sanction yet another hail attorney.

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Thank you, Howard Root

Record News May. 3, 2016, 8:07am

Joseph Stalin’s infamous KGB chief, Lavrenti Beria, had a unique approach to justice. Instead of investigating a crime to find the culprit, he would arrest the “culprit” first and create a crime to pin on him. “Show me the man,” he boasted, “and I will find the crime.”

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An ‘extraordinary’ case, Vascular Solutions bet its future by tangling with DOJ

David Yates May. 3, 2016, 8:00am

SAN ANTONIO - In an era where government dominates medicine, a life sciences company from Minnesota endangered future federal dealings in order to prove its innocence – an “extraordinary” move for a publically traded business pursued by the Department of Justice, according to one attorney.

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JC district attorney files asbestos suit on behalf of ‘Beau’ Hicks

David Yates May. 2, 2016, 4:17pm

BEAUMONT - A former district judge who gave up the bench to become Jefferson County’s district attorney recently filed an asbestos lawsuit on behalf of the late refereeing legend H.T.

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5 GoransonBain family law attorneys named to 2016 Rising Stars list

Katie Rucke May. 2, 2016, 3:55pm

Five divorce attorneys from the family law offices of GoransonBain have been included on the 2016 Rising Stars list compiled by Super Lawyers.

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KCS settles ‘abrupt’ locomotive jolt lawsuit

David Yates May. 2, 2016, 3:32pm

Rather than go to trial, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company has opted to settle a personal injury lawsuit brought by an employee.

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Verizon Wireless, plaintiff agree to arbitration in overbilling suit

David Yates May. 2, 2016, 3:09pm

BEAUMONT – A Verizon Wireless entity and the plaintiff who sued the company have agreed to arbitration.

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