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Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By John Suayan | Dec 14, 2018

2:18-cv-00534-JRG TSANN KUEN (ZHANGZHOU) ENTERPRISE CO., LTD. V. HUAYU ELECTRICAL APPLIANCE GROUP CO., LTD. ET AL

Fastener supplier terminated 25-year employee in favor of 'someone younger', suit alleges

By John Suayan | Dec 14, 2018

HOUSTON – A fastener supplier has been accused of terminating a male employee because of his age.

'Increasingly difficult': asst. restaurant manager bring sexual harassment allegations against employer

By John Suayan | Dec 14, 2018

HOUSTON – A state district lawsuit alleges that an assistant restaurant manager at an upscale eatery in The Galleria area was sexually harassed by one of the owners.

Woman claims she suffered food poisoning after eating improperly cooked fast food items

By John Suayan | Dec 14, 2018

HOUSTON – A local woman has pursued legal action after a run to a Webster fast food restaurant allegedly caused her to suffer food poisoning.

Parents sue following young son's drowning death in apartment swimming pool

By John Suayan | Dec 14, 2018

HOUSTON – The law firm Arnold & Itkin LLP in Houston has filed a state district lawsuit on behalf of two Texas residents who claim that their son drowned last month in a local apartment complex’s swimming pool.

Seaman trips over pipe on vessel, files lawsuit against employer, owner

By John Suayan | Dec 13, 2018

HOUSTON – A Texas seaman has initiated legal action four months after he allegedly tripped on a pipe on a vessel, according to recent Harris County District Court records.

Electrical business sues restaurant for nonpayment

By John Suayan | Dec 13, 2018

GALVESTON – An electrical business has named a local eatery in a breach of contract lawsuit.

Man holds painting company, digital marketplace responsible for Aug. home invasion

By John Suayan | Dec 13, 2018

HOUSTON – A professional painting company and a digital marketplace specializing in home services have been sued over an alleged home invasion, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Woman claims 'mutilating' injuries to genitals from Sea-Doo ride

By John Suayan | Dec 12, 2018

TEXARKANA – An East Texas woman has initiated litigation after she allegedly sustained injuries while riding a Sea-Doo more than a year ago, Texarkana federal records show.

Paint on worker's face provoked racist comment from manager, court docs assert

By John Suayan | Dec 12, 2018

HOUSTON – A local man has brought a wrongful termination lawsuit against a petroleum distribution business, claiming that the defendant fired him for complaining about a manager’s supposedly racist remark.

Woman says unsecured umbrella at community pool inflicted head injury

By John Suayan | Dec 12, 2018

HOUSTON – A Katy woman alleges in a state district lawsuit that an unsecured object struck her at the grand opening for a community pool more than a year ago.

Harris Co. faces lawsuit following alleged K-9 officer attack on citizen

By John Suayan | Dec 12, 2018

HOUSTON – A state district lawsuit has been filed in response to an alleged instance of police brutality involving a K-9.

Marriott named in doctor's slip and fall lawsuit

By John Suayan | Dec 11, 2018

HOUSTON – An Alabama physician has filed a slip and fall lawsuit against Marriott International, Inc., doing business as Houston Marriott Medical Center/Museum District, in response to an alleged incident last year in which he sustained leg and knee injuries.

Batting practice for man results in head injury, litigation

By John Suayan | Dec 11, 2018

HOUSTON – Claiming that he sustained a head injury at a batting cage last year, Harris County resident Brandon Gonzalez has pursued legal action against the baseball facility.

Small e-cig business sues ex-employee for stealing trade secrets

By John Suayan | Dec 11, 2018

HOUSTON – A small business accuses a former employee stealing its ideas and trade secrets.

Lawsuit blames woman's slip and fall at mall on slippery substance 'thought to be ice cream'

By John Suayan | Dec 11, 2018

HOUSTON – A Brazoria County woman has brought a slip and fall lawsuit against a local mall and a company it does business with, recent Harris County District Court records show.

2016 death of Dickinson first grader subject of Houston woman's lawsuit

By John Suayan | Dec 10, 2018

GALVESTON – Timothy A. Beeton of the law firm Simpson & Beeton in Galveston has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Houston woman whose minor son was allegedly hit to death two years ago, recent Galveston County District Court records show.

Man alleges RV park owner assaulted, shot him

By John Suayan | Dec 10, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County man claims in a state district lawsuit that he was a victim of a shooting earlier this year at an RV park in Highlands.

Court papers attribute fatal mobile home fire to defective Whirlpool dryer

By John Suayan | Dec 10, 2018

LUFKIN – Whirlpool Corp. has been sued over an early 2015 mobile home fire that claimed the lives of four children.

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