Recent patent infringement suits filed in U.S. Courts, Eastern District of Texas, June 14-21
Recent business licenses/assumed names issued by Jefferson County Clerk, June 14-21
Greg Abbott AUSTIN -- Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has apparently decided that it's Big Generic Pharma's turn for some legal heat.
Recent filings in Jefferson County District Courts, June 13-20
While serving as a seaman aboard the vessel Canyon Horizon, Roderick Gray tripped and feel down some stairs.
Bryan Blevins Attorney Bryan Blevins of Provost Umphrey has filed a suit on behalf of refinery worker Mark McCall against A.O. Smith and 61 other corporations for distributing asbestos containing products.The plaintiff smoked cigarettes for 36 years and has lung cancer.
A Type 2 diabetic, Lany Stanford died of a heart attack on May 21, 2007, the very same day that an article published in the New England Journal of Medicine claimed his prescribed medication Avandia increased one's chances of a heart attack.
A local furniture company says an interior designer has refused to pay for more than $100,000 worth of merchandise.
While a patient at Baptist Memorial Hermann Beaumont, Arnulfo Reyes says he developed pressure sores and ulcers on his body.
Lemone Yowman A district judge has ordered a Port Arthur with tuberculosis to stay in protective custody until a July 9 hearing.
The U.S. Army has agreed to stop shipments of VX nerve gas wastewater to Port Arthur until a federal judge hears the case.
The Ben J. Rogers Regional Visitors Center on Interstate 10 officially opened to the public on June 21. More than 125,000 travelers drive through Jefferson County on Interstate 10 every day. To grab those drivers' attention and get them to stop and take advantage of the tourist destinations in Southeast Texas instead of just passing through, a new visitors' center for the region was officially opened June 21.
Justices on the Ninth Court of Appeals will entertain oral arguments
Orange County resident Jefferie Cartwright will have his Hurricane Rita lawsuit against Balboa Insurance Co. and adjuster Maria Chadwick removed from the county's court and placed in hands of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Beaumont Division.
Recent home foreclosures filed in Jefferson County, June 15-18, 2007
U.S. Attorney John Ratcliffe announced June 20 the $10 million criminal fine from OSG shipping for environmental violations. After admitting it deliberately polluted the waters in which its ships sailed, an oil tanker firm will be paying millions to East Texas for environmental protection projects.
Greg Abbott AUSTIN Ã¯Â¿Â½ Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott filed a suit against three major pharmaceutical companies on charges the companies defrauded the Medicaid system.
Next month the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department will sell 63 pieces of property that have defaulted to the county for unpaid property taxes.
John S. Morgan Clarissa Provost thought her home insurance premiums were paid every month through an escrow account at Wells Fargo Bank. After discovering the coverage had lapsed a few months before Hurricane Rita hit Southeast Texas, Provost is now suing the bank for almost $1 million.
Complications with her pregnancy forced Carmen Bickham to leave work early. She says her employer, Industrial Apparatus Service Inc., told her never to come back.