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Jefferson County 136th District Court Docket: May 2018


Worker seeks more than $2 million for foot injury sustained on race track

HOUSTON – A Texas man claims an on-the-job foot injury he sustained at a race track in Austin last year nearly resulted in amputation and has filed a lawsuit seeking more than $2 million.

Lawsuit alleges Saxon Technologies terminated mother, daughter for filing sexual harassment complaints

HOUSTON – A Cypress woman and her daughter allege Saxon Technologies terminated them for raising sexual harassment complaints.

Contractor files discrimination complaint against FedEx

SHERMAN – A contractor for FedEx alleges that she was subjected to discriminatory actions because of her race and gender.

Former Texas Children's Hospital employee files age discrimination complaint

HOUSTON – A Houston woman alleges her age was a factor in her termination from a health care facility.

Contractor alleges Santa Fe woman damaged reputation with online review

HOUSTON – A Houston contractor alleges a Santa Fe resident damaged its reputation with a review posted online.

Energy Professional Group oilfield worker alleges he is owed unpaid back wages

HOUSTON – An oilfield worker alleges that he worked more than 40 hours per week but was not paid overtime wages by a global oil and gas staffing company.

Beaumont Independent School District alleged to have retaliated against employee after on-the-job injury

BEAUMONT – A woman is seeking reinstatement to her position at Beaumont Independent School District and alleges she was discriminated against because of a disability.

Bean Infosystems alleged to have used copyrighted photograph without permission

SHERMAN – A San Diego, California man alleges a The Colony business used his photograph without permission.

Law Office of Danny R. Scott alleged to owe more than $250,000 on note

BEAUMONT – A national banking association alleges a Houston law firm defaulted on a promissory note.

Teacher files suit over disability discrimination allegations against Castle Montessori Schools

SHERMAN – A teacher alleges she was discriminated against and discharged because of her disabilities.

Motorist alleges Ameri-Co Carriers driver's negligence caused U.S. Highway 271 collision

MARSHALL – A motorist is seeking damages from a Florida man and his Nebraska employer over a collision in Titus County.

Federal suit follows Texas Judicial Council Admission of non-compliance by guardians of senior citizens

SAN ANTONIO - A Manhattan woman who worked as an actress in an NBC TV pilot directed by Spike Lee and a Macy’s commercial last year has filed a breach of fiduciary duty lawsuit against her San Antonio-based mother over the alleged abuse of and isolation from her legally blind father who is a 22 year veteran of the U.S. Air Force and currently guardianized under a Bexar County court order.

Mirand Response System alleged to have continued to call consumer after request to stop

BROWNSVILLE – A Humble consumer alleges a Houston debt collector harassed her with collection calls.

Beaumont Walmart shopper alleges liquid on floor caused her to fall

BEAUMONT – A woman alleges she was injured while shopping at a Walmart store because of liquid on the floor.

Woman alleges shelf fell on her at Beaumont Family Dollar, caused injuries

BEAUMONT – A shopper at a Beaumont Family Dollar store alleges that a shelf fell on her and caused injuries.