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Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 25, 2016, 8:51am

MARSHALL DIVISION April 22 Voice2Text Innovations LLC v. Onvoy, LLC d/b/a Vitelity Communications 2:16-cv-00424-JRG-RSP Voice2Text Innovations LLC v. Phone.com, Inc. 2:16-cv-00425-JRG-RSP

Harris Co. man brings wrongful arrest suit against sheriff's deputy

John Suayan Apr. 18, 2016, 9:17am

A Harris County man has filed a lawsuit in response to an arrest at his now-defunct business more than a year ago, recent Houston federal court records show.

Shelby Co. man blames Pilgrim's Pride for partial amputation of finger

John Suayan Apr. 18, 2016, 9:11am

A Shelby County man’s personal injury lawsuit accuses Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation of practices that ultimately resulted in the partial amputation of his finger.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 18, 2016, 9:07am

MARSHALL DIVISION April 13 Rothschild Broadcast Distribution Systems, LLC v. Barnes & Noble, Inc. et al 2:16-cv-00402-RWS

Former Ensco Offshore employee claims termination for reporting sexual harassment

John Suayan Apr. 8, 2016, 10:43am

Texas resident Tiffani Mayes has sued Ensco Offshore Co., alleging that the company fired her for complaining about sexual harassment.

Lawsuit accuses city of Hitchcock, others of wrongful arrest

John Suayan Apr. 8, 2016, 9:16am

Claiming he was unjustly arrested for an apparent lack of city utilities at his Hitchcock residence, Larry J. Gaston has initiated legal action.

Veterinary assistant sues Mooney Animal Hospital over lemur attacks

John Suayan Apr. 4, 2016, 9:26am

A veterinary assistant is suing her employer on claims a ring-tailed lemur under its care attacked her on two occasions, recent Galveston County court records show.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Apr. 4, 2016, 9:16am

MARSHALL DIVISION March 30 Mod Stack LLC v. Dialogic Inc. 2:16-cv-00294-JRG-RSP Mod Stack LLC v. Digium, Inc. 2:16-cv-00295-JRG-RSP

Security guard fired for complaining about 'Magic Mike' nickname, lawsuit says

John Suayan Mar. 28, 2016, 9:18am

Claiming that Gulf Coast Health Center, Inc. fired him for pushing back against being called “Magic Mike,” Beaumont resident Michael R.

Ex-Galveston law enforcement cadet convicted of murdering boyfriend sued by victim's parents

John Suayan Mar. 28, 2016, 9:14am

A former Galveston College Law Enforcement Academy cadet who was recently sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison for the murder of her boyfriend faces a wrongful death lawsuit from the decedent’s parents.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 28, 2016, 9:10am

MARSHALL DIVISION March 23 Quest NetTech Corporation v. Artix

Contractor sues Legoland over back payments on construction of 'splash pad'

John Suayan Mar. 25, 2016, 9:22am

Superior Builders, LLC recently initiated legal action against Legoland Discovery Centre (Dallas), LLC in an effort to recover back payments totaling $175,850.24, per Tarrant County court records.

Galena Park administrator claims race behind termination attempt

John Suayan Mar. 21, 2016, 3:30pm

A Galena Park official has sued the city and its mayor on allegations he was the target of an attempted termination, recent Houston federal court records show.

Lawsuit: Mount Pleasant school district fired art teacher for addressing alleged misuse of tax dollars

John Suayan Mar. 21, 2016, 3:23pm

An East Texas school district is accused of terminating an art teacher for addressing the former’s use of tax dollars, according to a civil rights lawsuit filed Mar. 17 in Marshall federal court.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 21, 2016, 10:25am

MARSHALL DIVISION March 17 Verify Smart Corp. v. Twitter, Inc. 2:16-cv-00235-JRG Verify Smart Corp. v. USAA 2:16-cv-00236-JRG Verify Smart Corp. v. Salesforce.com, Inc. 2:16-cv-00237-JRG Verify Smart Corp. v. Dropbox, Inc. 2:16-cv-00238-JRG Verify Smart Corp. v. Basecamp, Inc. 2:16-cv-00239-JRG

Uber drivers allege rideshare service not paying gratuity

John Suayan Mar. 14, 2016, 9:36am

Uber Technologies, Inc. is the target of a Houston federal class action lawsuit alleging that the popular rideshare service deprived drivers full compensation generated by gratuity.

Couple sues Brand Energy, others over alleged sexual assault of wife

John Suayan Mar. 14, 2016, 9:27am

A Harris County couple has sued three companies in response to an alleged sexual assault in 2014, according to recent Galveston County court records.

Class suit says Wal-Mart falsely advertised dairy products

John Suayan Mar. 14, 2016, 9:16am

A class action lawsuit accuses Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. of falsely advertising one of its dairy products.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Mar. 14, 2016, 9:09am

Tangelo IP, LLC v. Snap-On Incorporated et al 2:16-cv-00201 Tangelo IP, LLC v. Dollar General Corporation 2:16-cv-00202 Tangelo IP, LLC v. Brooks Brothers Group, Inc. 2:16-cv-00205 Tangelo IP, LLC v. Mrs. Fields Gifts, Inc. et al 2:16-cv-00206

Woman claims kolache cost her pair of teeth, sues Kolache Factory for $74K

John Suayan Mar. 10, 2016, 2:34pm

Alleging she sustained injuries last year while eating a kolache, Dickinson resident Barbara Bullock has pursued legal action.