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Bottled water producer accuses Arkansas bottling company, trustee of fraud

Philip Gonzales Sep. 28, 2016, 11:40am

TYLER — An Ontario bottled water producer is suing a water bottling company and trustee, alleging fraudulent inducement and statutory fraud.

Smith County customer blames table saw manufacturer for severed finger

Philip Gonzales Sep. 28, 2016, 11:37am

MARSHALL — A Smith County man is suing a table saw manufacturer, alleging the defendant's negligence resulted in the plaintiff suffering a severed index finger. 

Truck driver accuses construction business of wrongful termination

Philip Gonzales Sep. 28, 2016, 11:36am

MARSHALL — A Panola County truck driver is suing a construction business, alleging disability discrimination and violation of civil rights.

Minor child blames GM for injuries

Philip Gonzales Sep. 28, 2016, 11:36am

LUFKIN — A minor child is suing General Motors, alleging the defendant's negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff. 

Two ex-employees allege oilfield services provider failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Sep. 28, 2016, 11:35am

HOUSTON — Two former employees are suing an oilfield services provider, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Amber Mostyn among campaign finance panelists at Tribune Festival, mega-donor says politicians spend ‘inordinate’ time fundraising

David Yates Sep. 28, 2016, 11:24am

AUSTIN – Amber Mostyn, the wife of Steve Mostyn, recently participated on a campaign finance panel, telling the moderator that she thinks politicians spend an “inordinate” time fundraising – an opinion arguably supported by the fact her and her husband donate millions to Democrats.

Don't Thread on Me

Mark Pulliam Sep. 28, 2016, 11:05am

The Texas Supreme Court’s 2015 decision in Patel v. Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, striking down a state law requiring at least 750 hours of training in order to perform commercial “eyebrow threading”—a form of hair removal mainly performed in South Asian and Middle Eastern communities—has generated substantial notoriety for the court and for the Institute for Justice, which brought the lawsuit challenging the law.

Federal court hears arguments in EPA Clean Power Plan case

Chris Dickerson Sep. 28, 2016, 10:10am

WASHINGTON — A coalition of states argued in federal court that the EPA has overstepped its authority with proposed emission standards that would require states such as West Virginia to revamp its primary energy source and economic model.

Harris County lawyer accuses financial institution of negligence

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:43am

HOUSTON — A Houston lawyer is suing a local financial institution, alleging breach of depository contract.

Employee blames Kroger for fall from ladder

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:42am

GALVESTON — A Texas woman is suing Kroger, alleging the store's negligence led to the plaintiff falling from a ladder and sustaining serious injuries.  

Mother, children blame demolition service for husband/father's death

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:42am

BEAUMONT — A Jefferson County mother and minor children are suing a demolition service provider, alleging the defendant's negligence caused the death of the plaintiff's husband and father. 

Port Arthur retail business owner alleges employee owes $42,000

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:41am

BEAUMONT — A Port Arthur retail business owner is suing an employee, alleging he owes more than $42,000.

Coffee products distributor accuses competitor of deceptive trade practices

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:40am

HOUSTON — A Houston coffee brewing products distributor is suing a California competitor, alleging unfair competition, trademark infringement and deceptive trade practices.

Employee accuses Coca-Cola of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:40am

TEXARKANA — A Texas man is suing Coca-Cola, alleging discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Galveston County couple blames pet owner for dog bites

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:37am

GALVESTON — A Galveston County husband and wife are suing a League City dog owner, alleging the defendant's dog bit the husband and caused injuries. 

Prospective boat buyer blames property owners for injuries

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:37am

GALVESTON — A prospective boat buyer is suing Galveston County property owners, alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Chambers County couple alleges Dodge Jeep dealer violated contract

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2016, 11:36am

GALVESTON — A Chambers County couple is suing a Dodge Jeep dealer, alleging breach of implied and express warranties.

Mostyn goes to Scotland, presents mesh evidence to parliament

David Yates Sep. 27, 2016, 11:34am

HOUSTON – Steve Mostyn’s vaginal mesh crusade is now international, with the Texas trial lawyer paying a visit to Scotland on Sept. 20 to warn of the alleged dangers of the product. Steve and Amber Mostyn, founders of Mostyn Law, presented their findings to Scottish Parliament Member Neil Findlay.

Second ‘Clock Boy’ suit filed, Fox News and Glenn Beck among defendants

David Yates Sep. 26, 2016, 5:54pm

Another chapter has been added to the story of Ahmed Mohamed, the Muslim teen who became known as “clock boy” after being arrested for bringing a homemade timepiece to school in a pencil case.

Houston attorney losses to State Farm again following storm trial

David Yates Sep. 26, 2016, 4:02pm

ELLIS COUNTY, TEXAS – State Farm Lloyds recently came away victorious in a storm lawsuit, with a jury finding the insurer honored its policy.