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School employee blames products distributor for injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 1:14pm

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing a dairy products distributor, alleging negligent hiring and training led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Former employee accuses restaurant operators of discrimination

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 1:00pm

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing Webster restaurant operators, alleging sex discrimination and retaliation.

Neighbor blames pet owner for dogs' attack

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 12:49pm

HOUSTON — A Houston man is suing property operators and a dog owner, alleging their negligence led to dogs attacking and injuring the plaintiff. 

Customer blames grocery for fall, injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 18, 2017, 12:22pm

HOUSTON — A Fort Bend County woman is suing the owners of a Houston grocery, alleging their negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries. 

Texas justices keep Heritage House Nursing locked in med-mal

David Yates Jan. 18, 2017, 11:57am

FORT WORTH – The Second Court of Appeals recently affirmed a lower court’s ruling to not grant a motion to dismiss a medical malpractice complaint against a nursing facility.

A motorist sues individual over alleged negligence

Wadi Reformado Jan. 18, 2017, 11:10am

BEAUMONT — A motorist is suing Paul Banda, an individual, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

AG Paxton granted preliminary injunction in new Affordable Care Act rule

The SE Texas Record Jan. 18, 2017, 11:07am

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was granted a nationwide preliminary injunction by a federal court this month in a lawsuit to impede the Affordable Care Act’s new federal health rules that would require doctors to provide patient services that conflict with their own medical advice or religious beliefs.

Doctors speak out on personal injury lawsuit ads in Texas

Glenn Minnis Jan. 18, 2017, 11:03am

Texas doctors out to reform personal industry lawsuit advertising industry

AG Paxton seeks to halt ‘federal overreach’ into coal industry

David Yates Jan. 18, 2017, 10:40am

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton, joined by 12 other states, has filed a petition for review and injunction of a final rule titled the “Stream Protection Rule” promulgated by the Obama administration’s Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement.

Casual Italian restaurant accused of causing pregnant diner's fall

John Suayan Jan. 18, 2017, 8:37am

HOUSTON – A Houston woman alleges that she suffered a fall at a casual Italian eatery almost two years ago while she was pregnant.

New York motorist seeks damages for alleged injuries from Pine Hills Drive accident

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 3:06pm

HOUSTON – A New York City resident alleges she was injured in an accident in Fort Bend County.

Shopper alleges stool fell on her at Walmart and caused injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 2:57pm

HOUSTON – A Walmart shopper alleges she was injured by a stool that fell off of an employee's cart.

Seaman alleges he was injured while working for Offshore Specialty Fabricators

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 2:44pm

HOUSTON – A Jones Act seaman alleges he was injured while on the job because his employer failed to maintain a safe work environment.

Royal Independent School District accused of not paying peace officer overtime wages

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 2:37pm

HOUSTON – An Austin County man employed as a peace officer for a school district alleges he was not paid proper wages for overtime work.

57 companies named as defendants in benzene suit

David Yates Jan. 17, 2017, 2:36pm

BEAUMONT – More than four-dozen corporate defendants have been named as defendants in a recently filed benzene lawsuit.

Limited Liability, Unlimited Growth

Kathleen Hunker Jan. 17, 2017, 2:03pm

How tort reform helped ignite the Texas boom.

Ferguson Law Firm obtains TRO in suit brought over recent I-10 fatality

David Yates Jan. 17, 2017, 1:46pm

BEAUMONT - A district judge has issued a temporary restraining order to preserve evidence from the Jan. 10 18-wheeler crash that claimed the lives of a Southeast Texas couple.

Employee claims White Tulip Cleaners owes her unpaid overtime wages

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 11:39am

SHERMAN – An employee for an Argyle dry cleaner alleges she was not paid overtime wages.

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Jan. 16, 2017, 2:05pm

Jan. 1 - 12 License #:364 Assumed Name:YELLOW JACKET CLEANING SOLUTIONS

Man claims chemical in product manufactured by CRC Industries, others caused cancer

Wadi Reformado Jan. 16, 2017, 11:57am

BEAUMONT – A man alleges he was diagnosed with cancer because of exposure to a certain chemical in a product.