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Sovereign Farm LLC employee files suit after injury allegedly caused by horse

Philip Gonzales Aug. 15, 2017, 2:49pm

HOUSTON – A Harris County man alleges he sustained a shoulder injury while walking a horse.

Man files suit over crossbow injury against Barnett Outdoors, Native Outdoors

Philip Gonzales Aug. 15, 2017, 2:40pm

HOUSTON – A Harris County man alleges his thumb was partially severed because of a defectively designed crossbow.

Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC accused of harassing consumer with calls

Philip Gonzales Aug. 15, 2017, 2:32pm

BEAUMONT – A Tyler consumer alleges he was harassed with calls from a debt collector.

Baron & Budd file fresh round of suits against pharmaceutical distributors

David Yates Aug. 15, 2017, 2:18pm

DALLAS – On Aug. 14, the national law firm of Baron & Budd announced that they have filed lawsuits against the nation’s largest pharmaceutical distributors for their role in the widespread diversion of prescription opiates for nonmedical purposes.

TLRPAC endorses Tijerina for 13th Court of Appeals

David Yates Aug. 15, 2017, 2:12pm

AUSTIN – On Aug. 15, Texans for Lawsuit Reform PAC endorsed Judge Jaime E. Tijerina of Mission in his campaign for the 13th Court of Appeals.

Court rules texas counties can move with lawsuits against Volkswagen after state's is resolved

Sara McCleary Aug. 15, 2017, 2:07pm

AUSTIN – The 3rd Court of Appeals at Austin passed down two separate decisions relating to Volkswagen clean diesel litigation.

Supreme Court to determine future of employer arbitration agreements, lower courts divided on issue

David Yates Aug. 15, 2017, 1:39pm

NEW ORLEANS – Earlier this month, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit sided against the National Labor Relations Board, finding that Convergys Corp. has the right to require employees to arbitrate disputes against the company, keeping them from initiating class action lawsuits.

Texans never blase´about winning

The SE Texas Record Aug. 15, 2017, 10:04am

“We will have so much winning that you may get bored with winning,” Donald Trump often joked during his campaign for the presidency, before acknowledging that “you'll never get bored with winning.”

Berg & Androphy file motion to compel in response to alleged obstruction in suit over unpaid litigation loan

John Suayan Aug. 15, 2017, 8:23am

HOUSTON – Houston law firm Berg & Androphy has filed a motion to compel into a 2016 lawsuit over an unpaid litigation loan, per recent Harris County District Court records.

Dispute over election of PA City Council position set for trial in November

David Yates Aug. 14, 2017, 2:32pm

PORT ARTHUR – In May, Tiffany Hamilton was a candidate for Port Arthur City Councilmember for District 2, losing the race by three votes.

Now in trial: suit alleging barge inspector thrown from gangway

David Yates Aug. 14, 2017, 1:59pm

BEAUMONT - Jury selection began Aug. 14 in the trial of a suit brought by Michael Stelly, who claims he stepped onto a gangway that gave way and nearly tossed him into the water after finishing his barge inspection.

Continued: $1M slip and fall suit against Baptist Hospitals

David Yates Aug. 14, 2017, 1:45pm

BEAUMONT – A slip and fall lawsuit against a Beaumont hospital that was previously set for trial in September has been continued.

How FACT Act would bring transparency to asbestos claims

John Brieden and Morgan Little Aug. 14, 2017, 1:30pm

Most Americans have seen those TV ads touting “billions of dollars” set aside for victims of mesothelioma, the lethal cancer associated with asbestos exposure. Few realize that these funds are also at the center of a national controversy that disproportionately affects military veterans.

BigCommerce objects court's decision in patent infringement case with Diem

Zachary Lewis Aug. 14, 2017, 9:46am

TYLER – E-commerce software developer BigCommerce Inc. filed a written objection against a magistrate judge’s report in a patent infringement case after the judge recommended the denial of its motion to dismiss for improper venue stating the company had waived its venue defense.

First District upholds ruling in favor of Progressive after defendant attempts to represent self

Kacie Whaley Aug. 14, 2017, 9:45am

HOUSTON – A man sued by Progressive County Mutual Insurance Co. has lost his appeal after failing to construct a proper briefing while representing himself.

Consumer claims Clear Lake Automotive Group would not honor advertised price of Lexus

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 14, 2017, 9:10am

HOUSTON – A Florida man alleges a vehicle he intended to purchase was misrepresented by a Texas dealership.

Patient files suit against Pasadena Management Consultants alleging medical malpractice

Philip Gonzales Aug. 14, 2017, 8:53am

HOUSTON – A patient alleges he has suffered physical pain and suffering as a result of a medical procedure performed by a Pasadena doctor.

Stodghill & Associates Inc. alleged to have misrepresented property's dimensions in report

Philip Gonzales Aug. 14, 2017, 8:44am

HOUSTON – Two Harris County residents allege they were damaged when they sold their property because of an inaccurate report.

Consumer alleges she was damaged by actions of Edward D. Jones employee regarding annuity

Philip Gonzales Aug. 14, 2017, 8:36am

HOUSTON – A Katy consumer alleges she has been damaged by the negligent misrepresentation of a financial adviser and insurance company.

Patient alleges Tomball Regional Medical Center lien is invalid

Philip Gonzales Aug. 14, 2017, 8:26am

HOUSTON – A Travis County woman alleges that a hospital filed an invalid lien against her.