Jefferson County District Court News

Jefferson County 60th District Court Docket: August 2018

By John Suayan | Jul 13, 2018

HECTOR BARRON ET AL vs. EXXONMOBIL OIL CORPORATION ET AL

There’s a reason it’s called ‘an obstacle course’

By The Record | Jul 9, 2018

According to the “About Us” blurb on its website, “Showcase Entertainment is the premier provider of party rentals and event entertainment in Houston. The company offers customers everything from bounce houses, inflatables, and water slides, to animals, entertainers and carnival rides and games.

Jefferson County 58th District Court Docket: August 2018

By John Suayan | Jul 5, 2018

GEORGE E BRISTER vs. A O SMITH CORPORATION ET AL

Woman seeks more than $200,000 from MCM Elegante Hotel over alleged fall injuries

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jul 2, 2018

BEAUMONT – Harris County couple is seeking damages from a South Beaumont hotel after the wife was injured there while attending a sorority meeting.

Patient alleges permanent lung damage after procedure at Southeast Texas Cardiology

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jul 2, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Jefferson County woman alleges that she suffered permanent lung damage as a result of a 2016 procedure.

Jefferson County 172nd District Court Docket: July 2018

By John Suayan | Jun 22, 2018

BARNEY TOMPKINS ESTATE vs. A O SMITH CORP ET AL

H-E-B shopper claims pothole in parking lot caused fall, seeks $200,000

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 20, 2018

BEAUMONT – A woman is seeking more than $200,000 from a grocery store chain after a pothole in a Port Arthur parking lot allegedly caused her to fall.

Parents allege infant was injured during delivery at Medical Center of Southeast Texas

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 20, 2018

BEAUMONT – Jefferson County parents allege that their minor child was injured during delivery at a Port Arthur hospital because of the use of a vacuum extractor.

Man alleges U-Haul truck leaked, damaged contents

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 20, 2018

BEAUMONT – A man alleges his belongings were damaged because the U-Haul truck he rented to haul them leaked due to rain.

Jefferson County man alleges insurance company failed to act on Harvey claim in 60 days

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 20, 2018

BEAUMONT – Jefferson County resident alleges his insurer failed to take action regarding this claim for property damage from Hurricane Harvey in a timely manner.

Texas SC: Constables are police officers, reverses Jefferson County immunity ruling

By David Yates | Jun 19, 2018

BEAUMONT –Last July, the Ninth Court of Appeals turned back the request of a former police constable to have Jefferson County arbitrate a settlement in his alleged wrongful termination case.

Family members file suit against three Texas physicians over man's death

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 19, 2018

BEAUMONT – A nurse practitioner and two doctors have been named in a suit by the widow and children of a man his family claims died from unsafe hormone doses.

Driver alleged to have failed to control speed, cause I-10 collision in Jefferson County

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 19, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Hidalgo County resident alleges a Fort Bend County woman failed to control her speed and caused a collision on a highway in Jefferson County.

Woman seeks damages after fall outside Christus Outpatient Pavilion caused leg fracture

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 19, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Sabine County resident alleges that she fractured her leg in a fall outside of a Beaumont medical facility.

Settled: Suit brought by Chevrolet owner alleging Tahoe had defective airbags

By David Yates | Jun 13, 2018

BEAUMONT – Before a jury could be selected, a Louisiana woman settled her lawsuit, which alleged she was injured in a vehicle accident because an airbag did not deploy.

Veolia ES seeks summary judgment in injury suit

By David Yates | Jun 5, 2018

BEAUMONT – A defendant company is seeking summary judgment in a lawsuit brought over an on-the-job injury.

Texas Windstorm Insurance alleged to have breached contract with handling of Hurricane Harvey claim

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 5, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Jefferson County property owner is seeking damages from her insurer over its handling of her claim for damages from Hurricane Harvey.

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