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Former tenant blames West Houston apartment complex operators for assault

Philip Gonzales Apr. 24, 2017, 1:54pm

HOUSTON — A Washington state woman is suing West Houston apartment complex operators, alleging breach of duty in failing to protect her from assault.

Welder alleges employers failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Apr. 24, 2017, 1:42pm

HOUSTON — A welder has filed a class action lawsuit against joint employers, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Customer accuses auto lender of phone harassment

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 1:14pm

LONGVIEW — A White Oak woman is suing a subprime auto lender, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Employee blames refinery for injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 1:04pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing a refinery and energy supply company, alleging their negligence led to her suffering injuries.

Carolyn Rhymes's all-expenses-paid 'trip'

The SE Texas Record Apr. 24, 2017, 12:25pm

Carolyn Rhymes got roughly one fifth of the settlement she sought from the Applebee's on Dowlen Road in Beaumont, but it could be more than she deserved.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 24, 2017, 8:50am

MARSHALL DIVISION Apr. 18-19 MANTIS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC V. CULVER FRANCHISING SYSTEM, INC. 2:17-cv-00324-JRG-RSP

Jefferson County 172nd Court District: May 2017

The Record Apr. 24, 2017, 8:49am

LARRY DON BEAL V. ABDUL MEHMOOD

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Apr. 24, 2017, 8:46am

April 14 - 20 License #:12404 Assumed Name:CORTEZ CAR CARE Address:2895 COLLEGE ST, BEAUMONT, TX 77701 Owner Name:CORTEZ JOSHUA PAUL License #:12438 Assumed Name:ADVANCED RHEUMATOLOGY ASSOCIATES Address:2445 AMBERWOOD DR, BEAUMONT, TX 77713 Owner Name:REETI K JOSHI MD PA License #:12443 Assumed Name:D & BS LAWN SERVICE Address:7956 HARPER LANE, NEDERLAND, TX 77627

U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments to decide whether to restrict forums for patent infringement actions

Melissa Busch Apr. 24, 2017, 8:43am

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments to determine whether patent infringement actions should be restricted to judicial districts where a defendant lives or where the infringement occurred.

Whirlpool awarded $7.6 million in case against TST Water over water filter design

Kacie Whaley Apr. 24, 2017, 8:42am

MARSHALL – Appliance giant Whirlpool Corp. was awarded $7.6 million by a jury that found a California-based water filter company copied a Whirlpool design.

DePuy and Johnson & Johnson appeal decision in favor of hip implant recipients

Sara McCleary Apr. 24, 2017, 8:41am

DALLAS – DePuy Orthopaedics and Johnson & Johnson have appealed a trial court decision that would have them pay out $150 million in damages to five plaintiffs.

Sweeny ISD named in wrongful termination suit, accused of firing employee with multiple sclerosis

John Suayan Apr. 21, 2017, 5:09pm

GALVESTON – Alleging the Sweeny Independent School District wrongfully terminated her last year, Brazoria County resident Lisa Smith has pursued legal action against her former employer.

Supplier alleges energy contractor owes more than $50,000

Philip Gonzales Apr. 21, 2017, 2:33pm

GALVESTON — An oil field supplier is suing an energy business contractor, alleging it owes more than $50,000 for breach of contract.

Customer alleges store's negligence caused her injuries

Philip Gonzales Apr. 21, 2017, 2:25pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing Houston retail store operators, alleging their negligence led to her suffering injuries.

Welder alleges employers failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Apr. 21, 2017, 1:45pm

HOUSTON — A welder has filed a class action lawsuit against two employers, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Maintenance worker accuses Wood County of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Apr. 21, 2017, 1:17pm

MARSHALL — A Wood County maintenance worker is suing the county, alleging discrimination, hostile work environment and retaliation.

Woman claims she was fired for questioning the ‘propriety’ of adjusting firm, firm connected to hail attorneys

David Yates Apr. 21, 2017, 12:18pm

HOUSTON – A Houston woman is suing a public adjusting firm for $200,000 in damages, claiming she was fired for questioning the company’s “propriety.” Alleging fraud and breach of contract, Renee Holt Davey filed suit against The Disaster Advocates on April 20 in Harris County.

Hospital, physician blamed for not preventing drop in baby's heart tracing

John Suayan Apr. 20, 2017, 2:36pm

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit after the birth of her daughter more than a year ago allegedly resulted in the child suffering a brain injury.

Injured motorist alleges postal service has failed to pay crash damages

Philip Gonzales Apr. 20, 2017, 2:14pm

GALVESTON — An injured motorist is suing the U.S. Postal Service, alleging wrongful denial of claims.

Ex-employee accuses tax preparation company of wrongful termination

Philip Gonzales Apr. 20, 2017, 1:59pm

HOUSTON — A former employee is suing a Houston bookkeeping and tax preparation company, alleging wrongful termination.