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Lawsuit: harness failure led to worker's fall from roof at construction site

By John Suayan | Jan 30, 2019

HOUSTON – A worker’s fall from a roof at a construction site in Oklahoma almost two years ago is the subject of a state district lawsuit.

Walmart employee blames retailer for injuries to shoulder, rotator cuff

By John Suayan | Jan 30, 2019

HOUSTON – A Walmart employee has brought a personal injury lawsuit against the Arkansas-based retailer.

Woman sues The Salvation Army over trip and fall

By John Suayan | Jan 30, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman is suing The Salvation Army for injuries she allegedly sustained last year at one of its facilities.

Woman's suit against for-profit nursing school criticizes defendant's 'unilateral changing systematic requirements'

By John Suayan | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – A Fort Bend County woman’s federal lawsuit asserts that a for-profit healthcare and nursing school had a tendency of implementing new rules that were detrimental to its students.

Oil and gas company implicated in lawsuit after diabetic worker perishes on the job

By John Suayan | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – The law firm Hilliard Martinez Gonzalez LLP in Corpus Christi has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Williamson County family whose patriarch perished on the job last November from a “severe and fatal diabetic complication.”

Pizza Hut employee alleges injuries from slip and fall, court papers blame leaking sink

By John Suayan | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – A Pizza Hut employee has filed a personal injury lawsuit against the Plano-based restaurant chain, claiming she experienced an on the job slip and fall incident almost two years ago.

Apple user sues tech giant over FaceTime bug

By John Suayan | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – Barely a day after it warned users about a bug with its FaceTime app, Apple finds itself the target of a local man’s product liability lawsuit.

Caregiver associate raises sexual harassment claims against assisted living facility operators

By John Suayan | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – A pair of assisted living facility operators have been named in an employee’s sexual harassment lawsuit, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Woman fired from sales director position for taking leave for open heart surgery, court papers say

By John Suayan | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – A business specializing in ISO shipping container services has been sued for wrongful termination by a former employee who took time off last year to undergo a major medical procedure, recent Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas records show.

Convenience store, others named in woman's trip and fall complaint

By John Suayan | Jan 29, 2019

HOUSTON – A Montgomery County woman has filed a lawsuit in response to an alleged trip and fall incident she experienced last year at a convenience store in Giddings, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Court docs: realtor expressed romantic interest in client to get $135K from him

By John Suayan | Jan 28, 2019

GALVESTON – A Travis County man is pursuing legal action against a Crystal Beach-based realtor, claiming that the latter expressed a romantic interest in him to gain access to his resources.

Law firm hits back at ex-employee's negative online review

By John Suayan | Jan 28, 2019

HOUSTON – An allegedly disparaging online review has prompted a local law firm to sue a former employee, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Lawsuit accuses The Methodist Hospital of discriminating against RN because of her sexual orientation

By John Suayan | Jan 28, 2019

HOUSTON – Elizabeth L. Higginbotham of the law firm Higginbotham & Associates LLC in San Antonio has filed a state district lawsuit on behalf of a registered nurse who claims that The Methodist Hospital discriminated against her because she is a lesbian.

Couple's visit to wine bar ended in assault of husband, court papers claim

By John Suayan | Jan 25, 2019

HOUSTON – A Spring couple is suing a wine bar in The Woodlands on allegations some members of the establishment’s staff violently assaulted the husband, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By John Suayan | Jan 25, 2019

Jan. 23 – 24 MARSHALL DIVISION 2:19-cv-00022-JRGICON HEALTH & FITNESS, INC. V. FLYWHEEL SPORTS, INC.

Restaurant faces legal action after employer holds, drops intoxicated customer to the floor

By John Suayan | Jan 25, 2019

HOUSTON – A southeast Houston restaurant’s attempt to assist an intoxicated diner more than a year ago has resulted in a personal injury lawsuit against the business, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Man's fall down stairs at apartment complex yields litigation

By John Suayan | Jan 25, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County man has pursued legal action in response to an alleged fall down the stairs at a southwest Houston apartment complex almost two years ago.

Diner brings slip and fall claims against Landry's following incident at downtown Houston steakhouse

By John Suayan | Jan 25, 2019

HOUSTON – A purported slip and fall at a downtown Houston restaurant last year forms the basis of a Brazos County woman’s personal injury lawsuit.

Woman says she was fired for whistleblowing

By John Suayan | Jan 25, 2019

HOUSTON – Tiendas Cuadra US LLC is alleged in a former employee’s wrongful termination lawsuit to have fostered a hostile work environment, according to Houston federal court records.

Lawsuit: Texas Children's Hospital fired IT professionals because of their ages

By John Suayan | Jan 25, 2019

HOUSTON – Andrew S. Golub of the law firm Dow Golub Remels & Gilbreath, PLLC in Houston has filed a discrimination lawsuit on behalf of four men who claim that they were terminated from Texas Children’s Hospital because of their respective ages.

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