Tyson Foods News

Man alleges he was terminated by Tyson Foods because of disability

By Philip Gonzales | Apr 9, 2018

SHERMAN – A Grayson County man alleges he was discriminated against at a Sherman facility because of a disability.

Two employees blame Tyson Foods for their injuries

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 29, 2016

GALVESTON — Two employees are suing Tyson Foods Inc., alleging the defendant's negligence led to injuries suffered by the plaintiffs. 

US News, Best Lawyers name Provost Umphrey to 2017 Best Law Firms list

By David Yates | Nov 16, 2016

BEAUMONT -- The Provost Umphrey Law Firm has garnered the Best Law Firms designation from the publishers of U.S.

Blast loader alleges Tyson Foods' negligence caused him to lose finger

By The SE Texas Record | Jul 11, 2016

MARSHALL — A Louisiana man is suing Tyson Foods, alleging its negligence caused injuries to the defendant.

Former employee accuses Tyson Foods of unlawful employment practices

By Wadi Reformado | Mar 31, 2016

SHERMAN — A former employee is suing Tyson Foods, alleging assault and wrongful discharge.

SCOTUS upholds judgment won by PU, class awarded $5.8M for unpaid plant work

By David Yates | Mar 28, 2016

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld a lower court ruling awarding $5.8 million against Tyson Foods Inc. in favor of more than 3,000 workers from an Iowa meat-processing plant who were not paid for the time they spent putting on and removing required protective clothing and traveling to their work areas.

Tyson Foods hit with $2.2M verdict following injury trial

By David Yates | Nov 25, 2015

A Texas federal jury recently found Tyson Foods negligent in causing an employee’s injury, awarding the plaintiff more than $2.2 million in damages.

ILR: SC to weigh in on Tyson Foods 'trial by formula' class action

By Institute for Legal Reform | Nov 19, 2015

The Supreme Court (recently) heard oral arguments in the case of Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo.

Tyson Foods cited over on-the-job injuries

By Dan Harkins | May 8, 2015

A Panola County couple has sued a major food company, alleging injuries the wife suffered on the job.

Chicken worker cites Tyson in accident

By Carol Ostrow | Apr 3, 2015

A Louisiana man has sued Tyson Foods, citing injuries incurred in January.

Tyson sued after woman dragged down assembly line by hair weave

By Marilyn Tennissen | Jan 7, 2014

A chicken processor is suing Tyson Foods after an overhead hook got caught in her hair weave and pulled her down the assembly line.

Manager accuses Tyson Foods of age discrimination

By Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau | Sep 30, 2013

LUFKIN - A manager for Tyson Foods has filed a discrimination lawsuit that claims he was terminated from his job due to his age.

N.Y. woman sues Wal-Mart, Tyson claiming chicken nuggets contained glass

By John Suayan, Galveston Bureau | Jul 3, 2013

HOUSTON - A Wal-Mart employee is suing the discount retailer as well as Tyson Foods Inc. after eating a chicken nugget meal allegedly laced with glass.

Female manager sues Tyson for age, gender discrimination

By Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau | Oct 9, 2012

SHERMAN - A former human resources manager has filed a lawsuit against Tyson foods claiming that company committed age and gender discrimination. 

Female manager sues Tyson for age and gender discrimination

By Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau | Sep 14, 2012

SHERMAN - A former Human Resources Manager has filed a lawsuit against Tyson foods claiming that the store committed age and gender discrimination by terminating her and replacing her with a younger, male employee.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By Michelle Keahey, East Texas Bureau | Jun 15, 2012

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas, June 12-14, 2012.

Tyson employee sues after slipping in chicken waste

By Michelle Massey, East Texas Bureau | Apr 26, 2011

Andrews MARSHALL - A Tyson employee has filed a lawsuit against the company after he was allegedly injured by a fall at work.

Tyson is sued after employee crashes car during work convoy

By Michelle Massey, East Texas Bureau | Jan 3, 2011

TYLER-A Tyson employee is suing the company after he received traumatic injuries after he was in a car wreck during a work-related convoy.

Tyson employee sues after job-related accident

By Michelle Massey, East Texas Bureau | Sep 27, 2010

MARSHALL-A Nacogdoches resident is suing Tyson Foods for more than $75,000 after he was injured in a job-related accident.

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