Germer PLLC News

Port Arthur Steam Energy case up on appeal, set for submission on briefs in mid November

By David Yates | Oct 25, 2018

BEAUMONT - In September, a district court ruled in favor of Port Arthur Steam Energy against Oxbow Calcining, issuing a post-judgment turnover order mandating that Oxbow deliver flue gas energy generated by the operation of its calciner facility to PASE.

Affordable Builders of Texas alleged to have failed to complete work on Houston home

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Houston property owner alleges that a contractor hired to remodel her home walked off of the job.

TransCanada Keystone summary judgment win affirmed, rice farmer alleges pipeline work impacted crop

By David Yates | Oct 4, 2018

BEAUMONT – TransCanada Keystone recently had a summary judgment win affirmed in a case alleging the taking of private rice farm leasehold without just compensation.

Court finds 'clear and convincing evidence' warrants post-judgment relief for Port Arthur Steam Energy

By David Yates | Sep 19, 2018

BEAUMONT - The 172nd District Court of Jefferson County has ruled in favor of Port Arthur Steam Energy against Oxbow Calcining when it issued a post-judgment turnover order mandating that Oxbow deliver flue gas energy generated by the operation of its calciner facility to PASE.

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

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Apr 25, 2018

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

Consumers file fraud suit against OZ Builders

By Philip Gonzales | Apr 2, 2018

HOUSTON – A La Porte couple alleges a Houston company they hired to build a home failed to complete the project.

La. staffing company's suit seeks retrieval of Harvey cleanup worker information from Houston hire

By John Suayan | Dec 5, 2017

HOUSTON – A Louisiana-based staffing company has filed a lawsuit against a worker it hired for a Hurricane Harvey cleanup project, alleging the defendant is in possession of vital business information and refuses to turn it over.

Port of Beaumont alleges it is owed more than $18,000 from shipping company

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 27, 2017

BEAUMONT – A public seaport operator alleges that it has not been paid in full for services it provided.

Appeal dismissed in case between city of Dallas and Sabine River Authority

By David Yates | Nov 21, 2017

BEAUMONT – An appeal focused on a jurisdiction issue in litigation between the city of Dallas and Sabine River Authority of Texas has been dismissed.

Parkdale Mall CMBS LLC alleges Heaven Blessed owes more than $24,000

By Philip Gonzales | Oct 18, 2017

BEAUMONT – A Jefferson County company alleges tenants failed to pay rent.

Continued: hearing on Parkdale Mall’s motion for summary judgment in $1M wrongful death suit

By David Yates | Apr 12, 2017

BEAUMONT – A summary judgment hearing in a $1 million wrongful death lawsuit against Parkdale Mall has been pushed back.

Ninth Court dismisses most of injury claim brought against Port of Beaumont

By David Yates | Mar 23, 2017

BEAUMONT – Justices on the Ninth Court of Appeals have determined the Port of Beaumont Navigation District of Jefferson County has governmental immunity from an injury suit, dismissing most of the claims but allowing the plaintiff to re-plead one.

Ninth Court to decide whether Port of Beaumont immune from injury suit

By David Yates | Nov 21, 2016

BEAUMONT – Justices on the Ninth Court of Appeals have been tasked to determine whether the Port of Beaumont Navigation District of Jefferson County has governmental immunity from an injury suit.

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