AUSTIN (SE Texas Record) — The case of a woman suing Texas state agencies, including a division of the state Attorney General's office, over denial of documents in her elder abuse and civil rights investigation is on its way back to a Travis County court.
HOUSTON – A Texas appeals court recently declined to revive a landlord's breach of contract and negligence lawsuit against Amegy Bank of Texas after the bank froze his accounts over allegedly suspicious cash deposits.
HOUSTON – A state appeals court recently declined to revive a breach of contract and negligence lawsuit against Houston used car lot that allegedly failed to make agreed repairs on a vehicle before its new owners took delivery.
HOUSTON – A Texas woman's lawsuit against a Canadian-based stock image company over photos of her as a minor allegedly uploaded without parental consent was recently dismissed by a state appeals court. The court also overturned a lower court's denial of the company's motion for special appearance.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) — The case of a Houston woman who was injured when her vehicle was struck Christmas Eve 2011 by a police car responding to a robbery in progress is once again on its way back to a Harris County Court following a state appeals court opinion issued last month.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) — A Texas appeals court recently upheld dismissal for a lawsuit against Harris County filed by the family of a 21-year-old woman killed in 2015 when the vehicle in which she was driving was struck during a police chase.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) — A Texas appeals court recently upheld a lower court decision not to compel arbitration in a purchasing dispute between Oklahoma-based and Colorado-based oil and gas companies.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) — A man injured in in a 2016 vehicular accident in Waller County after an unidentified vehicle that did not contact his own car but caused him to collide with another automobile is not entitled to uninsured motorist benefits, a state appeals court recently ruled.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) — Neither a suburban Houston fuels producer nor a United Kingdom-based engineering firm should get anything in a faulty pump dispute in which a Harris County court had awarded the latter company more than $150,000, a state appeals court has ruled.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) — A Texas commercial and residential power utility's lawsuit against a customer is on its way back to a Harris County court, following a state appeals court decision earlier this month.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) — A Texas appeals court has affirmed a lower court's judgment in favor of a Houston criminal attorney in a Super Bowl ticket dispute, saying the appellants failed to prove "no-evidence ground" in the case.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) – Amegy Bank of Texas, owned by a Utah corporation, cannot be forced into arbitration with a Pearland nonprofit despite arbitration clauses in a promissory note, the Texas Fourteenth Court of Appeals ruled earlier this week.
HOUSTON (SE Texas Record) — Discrimination allegations filed before a longtime Harris County probation officer was denied a promotion does not, on its own, prove the promotion denial was linked to the claims, a state appeals court said in a ruling issued April 18.