Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas News

Ex-worker alleges Houston dentist failed to pay overtime

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 30, 2016

HOUSTON — A former employee is suing a Houston dentist, alleging failure to pay overtime.

Employee alleges commercial services firm failed to pay overtime

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 30, 2016

HOUSTON — An employee is suing a Harris County company, alleging unpaid wages and violation of workers compensation acts.

Former employee alleges energy services company failed to follow overtime rules

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 28, 2016

HOUSTON — A former employee is suing a Tyler company, alleging failure to pay overtime.

Employee accuses Conroe business of racial discrimination

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 28, 2016

HOUSTON — A Montgomery County man is suing a Conroe business, alleging racial discrimination led to his dismissal.

Patient blames New Jersey company for defective knee implant

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 28, 2016

HOUSTON — A San Diego patient is suing a manufacturer of medical implants, alleging negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries.

Two workers accuse energy companies of FLSA violations

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 25, 2016

HOUSTON — Two employees are suing two energy companies, alleging failure to pay overtime.

Former employee accuses Irving business of fraud, wrongful termination

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 24, 2016

HOUSTON — A former employee is suing an Irving business, alleging fraud and wrongful termination.

Employee alleges Indiana company failed to pay proper overtime

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 24, 2016

HOUSTON — An employee is suing an Indiana-based company, alleging unpaid wages.

Employee alleges energy services business failed to pay overtime

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 23, 2016

HOUSTON — A worker is suing a Houston energy services company, alleging failure to pay overtime. 

Former employee alleges Fieldwood Energy did not pay overtime wages

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 22, 2016

HOUSTON – A Houston business is facing a class-action lawsuit from a former employee over allegations it did not pay overtime wages.

Four workers allege wireless company violated federal wage law

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 22, 2016

HOUSTON — Justin Novick, Chris Kehn, James Abraham, and Zahid Islam have filed a class-action lawsuit against Shipcom Wireless, Inc., alleging unpaid wages.

Veteran accuses United Airlines of violating employment laws

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 21, 2016

HOUSTON — A Marine Corps veteran is suing United Airlines, alleging failure to uphold federal laws.

Motorman accuses Noble Drilling of racial discrimination

By The SE Texas Record | Mar 18, 2016

HOUSTON — A Seattle motorman is suing Noble Drilling Services, alleging racial discrimination.

Employee alleges ExxonMobil's discrimination led to demotion

By The SE Texas Record | Mar 18, 2016

HOUSTON — An employee is suing ExxonMobil, alleging discrimination led to her demotion.

Worker accuses UAS International of contract breach

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 17, 2016

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing a Houston business, alleging breach of contract.

Engineering firm seeks to collect nearly $3 billion from Samsung drill ship

By Gene Johnson | Mar 16, 2016

HOUSTON – A Houston engineering company is suing Samsung in an effort to collect more than $2.8 million in contractual repair fees.

Ex-workers seek $265 million from Occidental Petroluem profit sharing plan

By Gene Johnson | Mar 16, 2016

HOUSTON – In a class action complaint, former employees of Occidental Petroleum, who are also citizens of Ecuador, are suing the company, alleging they are owed more than $265 million from a statutory profit sharing plan.

Ex-worker accuses NAPA Auto Parts of age discrimination

By Gene Johnson | Mar 14, 2016

HOUSTON – A former human resources manager is suing NAPA, alleging she was fired because of her age.

AkzoNobel accused of breach of contract

By The SE Texas Record | Mar 11, 2016

HOUSTON – An Ohio warehousing, transportation and inventory management company has filed a suit against a Chicago paint company doing business in Texas over allegations of unpaid invoices.

Galborg alleges it was sold contaminated fuel

By The SE Texas Record | Mar 9, 2016

HOUSTON – A Singapore company is suing fuel providers over allegations it was sold fuel that was not up to specification.

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