Boehner (R) WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-House Republicans plan to offer an alternative to the Democrats' proposal for a national health care overhaul that contains tort reform, House Minority Leader John Boehner said Sunday.
A Port Neches woman has filed suit against the apartment complex where she says her daughter fell over an uncovered water spigot while roller skating.
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-The Obama administration has taken the side of investors seeking to sue pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co. over its now-withdrawn blockbuster painkiller Vioxx.
Justice Steve McKeithen Despite winning his case a year ago, a former Jefferson County constable had his $126,500 jury award stripped by the Ninth Court of Appeals last Thursday.
Newton Ten years ago, Toshiba made headlines across the country when it reached a shocking $2.1 billion settlement in a class action lawsuit filed against it in 1999.
Johnson TEXARKANA, Ark. Ã¯Â¿Â½ An Arkansas judge has ordered Foremost Insurance Co. to pay $315,000 in sanctions for what he called its "half-hearted" effort to produce court ordered discovery documents.
Two Harris County residents have filed suit against Jefferson County claiming they were struck by a county law enforcement officer as he rushed through an intersection without emergency lights.
Old Two months after jurors awarded ICI Construction more than $195,000 for work performed to the Sabine Pass School athletic field, the lawyers in the case have begun a new fight over attorney's fees.
John Morgan A retired Texas Department of Criminal Justice director testified this week that it was his "solution" to transfer former employee Bonnie Young rather than independently investigate her numerous claims against fellow TDCJ employees.
GALVESTON - Faced with imminent foreclosure on property she won in divorce proceedings, a League City woman is suing her ex-husband and two financial servicing companies in Galveston County District Court to recover necessary payments.
Recent civil suits filed in Orange County District Courts, Oct. 23-30, 2009
Alleging he was defrauded out of $18,000 and a new pickup, an Orange County man has filed suit against the popular Internet auction site eBay.
GALVESTON - Two insurance companies, including Galveston-based American National Insurance Co., have filed suit against the San Antonio-based Red McCombs automotive family in an effort to retrieve reimbursements for numerous clients who terminated their policies early.
New business licenses/assumed names issued in Jefferson County, Oct. 29-Nov. 3, 2009
Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas, Oct. 28-Nov. 3, 2009
Langdoc PHILADELPHIA - Two days after Judge James Lynn of the Court of Common Pleas punished John Langdoc of Baron & Budd for grandstanding, Langdoc pulled another stunt and Lynn declared a mistrial.
Recent civil suits filed in Jefferson County District Courts, Oct. 23-Nov. 2, 2009
Recent real estate foreclosures filed in Jefferson County, Oct. 26, 2009
Numerous hotels line the Riverwalk, a popular tourist attraction in San Antonio SAN ANTONIO - Nearly a dozen popular online hotel booking services were hit with a verdict from a Texas jury recently, but the industry is still calling it a victory.
GALVESTON - A Galveston County man alleges he was fired from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston last year because of his age, recent court documents say.