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Law firm alleges clients owe nearly $1.4 million

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 2:10pm

HOUSTON — A Chicago-based law firm with an office in Houston is suing clients, alleging breach of an agreement in failing to pay nearly $1.4 million.

Black employee accuses excavating company of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 2:01pm

SHERMAN — A black Dallas County man is suing an excavation company, alleging discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Inspector alleges oil field services company failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:45pm

HOUSTON — A Montgomery County man has filed a class action lawsuit against an oil field services company, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Daughters blame wellness center for mother's death

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:33pm

HOUSTON — Two daughters are suing a Katy wellness center, alleging wrongful death.

Project engineer alleges former employer defamed him

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:32pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing his former employer, alleging defamation, intentional infliction of emotional distress and retaliation.

Consumer blames blender manufacturers for burns

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:31pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing blender manufacturers, alleging breach of express and implied warranties.

Patient blames medical care providers for eye injuries

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:31pm

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing medical care providers, alleging their negligence injured her eye.

Consumer accuses telemarketers of harassment

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:30pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing telemarketers, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Sushi chefs allege restaurant operators failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:30pm

HOUSTON — Two Houston sushi chefs are suing Japanese restaurant operators, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.

Tankerman blames employers for injuries

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:29pm

GALVESTON — A Louisiana man is suing maritime businesses, alleging negligence and unsafe work environment led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Consumer accuses debt collector of deceptive practices

Philip Gonzales Jun. 19, 2017, 1:28pm

HOUSTON — A Tarrant County woman is suing a debt collector, alleging false and deceptive debt collection practices.

AG Paxton joins 10-state coalition supporting sanctuary cities executive order

David Yates Jun. 19, 2017, 1:08pm

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton has announced that Texas joined a 10-state coalition filing an amicus brief supporting the constitutionality of President Trump’s Executive Order regarding sanctuary cities.

Texas AG urges FCC to reject broadband industry petition to strip states of consumer protection powers

David Yates Jun. 19, 2017, 1:03pm

AUSTIN – In an effort to protect Texas consumers, Attorney General Ken Paxton on June 19 urged the Federal Communications Commission to deny a petition by the broadband industry to strip states of their authority to investigate and settle claims over false and misleading advertising about broadband Internet speed.

Kent Livesay gets caught in a storm of his own making

The SE Texas Record Jun. 19, 2017, 12:37pm

Edinburg lawyer Kent Livesay, for one, used to enjoy – and profit from – a good storm, but now the clouds have gathered over his head and the sky is getting darker.

New business licenses filed in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Jun. 19, 2017, 12:31pm

June 9 - 15 License #:19037 Assumed Name:VIP PHOTO Address:2646 12TH STREET, PORT NECHES, TX 77651 Owner Name:LEWIS JENNIFER K

Jefferson County 172nd District Court docket: July 2017

The SE Texas Record Jun. 19, 2017, 12:28pm

JACK EUGENE HRYHORCHUK ESTATE OF V. MOBIL OIL CORP. ET AL (P)MORGAN, GLEN W -(D)KACAL, JERRY

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Jun. 19, 2017, 8:34am

MARSHALL DIVISION June 14 WIRELESS MONITORING SYSTEMS LLC V. AT&T, INC. 2:17-cv-00501-JRG-RSP

Truck driver hits attorneys, law firms with barratry suit

John Suayan Jun. 19, 2017, 8:29am

HOUSTON – A Harris County lawsuit accuses three attorneys and their respective firms of engaging in a barratry scheme.

Ferguson Law named a Best Law Firm in America, chosen in three categories

David Yates Jun. 16, 2017, 3:24pm

BEAUMONT – Beaumont’s The Ferguson Law Firm has again been recognized for excellence in the representation of their clients.

Grapefruit size hail strikes Mideland/Odessa, TDI sends fraud investigators to area

David Yates Jun. 15, 2017, 2:50pm

MIDLAND - Wind gusts of up to 72 miles per hour and hail as large as grapefruit struck the Midland/Odessa area on June 14, ensuring thousands of West Texans woke up to damaged roofs and automobiles with shattered windshields.