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Consumer alleges debt collection agency harassed her

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 18, 2019

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing a debt collection agency, alleging she was repeatedly called even after she requested that the calls stop.

Consumer alleges she was constantly harassed by debt collection agency

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 17, 2019

HOUSTON — A Porter woman is suing a debt collection agency, alleging harassment.

Customer accuses debt collection agency of harassment

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 17, 2019

HOUSTON — A Houston woman is suing a debt collection agency, alleging harassment.

Employee alleges medical school failed to make accommodations for her physical disabilities

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 17, 2019

HOUSTON — An employee is suing a medical school, alleging appropriate accommodations were not made for her back and knee disabilities.

Employee alleges she was fired after asking about unpaid overtime work

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 15, 2019

HOUSTON — A Bexar County woman is suing her employer, alleging she was terminated after asking about unpaid overtime work.

A man is suing his employer through a class action lawsuit alleging that he was not paid for hours worked overtime or paid a proper minimum wage

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

HOUSTON — A dishwasher is suing a Houston restaurant, alleging he and other employess were not paid for overtime hours worked and were not paid a proper minimum wage.

Account executive alleges employer failed to pay proper overtime

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing her employer through a class action, alleging she and other employees were not paid properly for overtime hours worked.

Dialysis technician alleges he was not paid proper overtime

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

HOUSTON — A dialysis technician is suing his employer through a class action, alleging he and others were not paid the overtime wages they were owed.

Farmer asks federal judge to junk fertilizer supplier's default judgment

By John Suayan | Apr 8, 2019

HOUSTON – Attorney John V. Mastriani of the Mastriani Law Firm in Houston has filed a federal lawsuit for a Texas farmer who alleges a fertilizer supplier wrongfully won a default judgment against him.

Delivery driver alleges Amazon failed to pay for overtime hours

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 5, 2019

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman filed a class action lawsuit against Amazon, alleging she was not paid for the hours worked overtime.

Women's suit alleges for-profit med school failed to pay plaintiffs overtime

By John Suayan | Apr 5, 2019

HOUSTON – Shelly M. Davis-Smith of The Davis Law Firm in Houston has filed a lawsuit on behalf of two former for-profit medical school employees who claim they were not given overtime pay.

Court docs slam Texas Southern University for paying female former assistant dean less than male counterpart

By John Suayan | Apr 5, 2019

HOUSTON – A federal lawsuit claims that a local historically black university discriminated against a former assistant dean because of her gender.

Employee alleges gas station, convenience store operator failed to pay overtime wages

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing the operator of gas stations and convenience stores, alleging failure to pay overtime wages.

Customer accuses AT&T of harassing her for debt collection

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

HOUSTON — A Montgomery County woman is suing AT&T, alleging she was harassed for debt collection.

Poo in pool suit against 24 Hour Fitness now a federal case

By John Suayan | Apr 4, 2019

HOUSTON – A lawsuit claiming that a 24 Hour Fitness member contracted a severe bacterial infection as a result of a poorly maintained public swimming pool recently switched jurisdictions.

Welder alleges Colorado company failed to pay overtime

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON — A Colroado man is filing a class action lawsuit against his employer, alleging that he was not paid for overtime hours worked.

Rosenberg police sergeant alleges termination violated procedural due process

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON — A police sergeant is suing his department, alleging he was terminated in violation of procedural due process.

Employee alleges Amazon failed to pay for overtime hours

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON — A delivery driver is suing Amazon, alleging she was not paid for overtime hours worked.

Woman's suit chastises TitleMax's seizure of vehicle

By John Suayan | Mar 29, 2019

HOUSTON – Marissa Harris, of Harris County, is suing TitleMax of Texas, Inc. over what she asserts was a wrongful repossession of her vehicle.

Employee alleges Marathon Oil failed to pay for overtime work

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 27, 2019

GALVESTON — A Louisiana man is suing Marathon Oil, alleging he was not paid for overtime work.

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