Harris County District Court News

Contractor accuses demolition team of false charges

By Carrie Bradon | May 1, 2019

HOUSTON — A contractor is suing a Harris County demolition team, alleging the plaintiff was falsely accused of not paying the demolition crew for work it did not complete.

Customer blames grocer for slipping on tomato

By Carrie Bradon | May 1, 2019

HOUSTON — A customer is suing a Houston grocer, alleging she was injured when she slipped and fell on a tomato.

UPS worker alleges malfunctioning truck caused injuries

By Carrie Bradon | May 1, 2019

HOUSTON — A UPS driver and his wife are a truck company, alleging a malfunctioning delivery truck caused injuries to the plaintiff.

‘Better get Dick’ hail attorney sued by insurance appraiser, expert says suit exposes biased relationship in mass filings against insurers

By David Yates | May 1, 2019

HOUSTON – An insurance lawyer has been sued by an appraiser who claims to have worked with him closely on hundreds of lawsuits – a relationship that raises questions of bias in mass litigation against insurers, according to one industry expert.

Professor accuses nursing school of wrongful termination

By Carrie Bradon | May 1, 2019

HOUSTON — A professor is suing as nursing college, alleging she was singled out and terminated despite doing nothing wrong.

Customer alleges water park negligence led to injuries on slide

By Carrie Bradon | May 1, 2019

HOUSTON — A customer is suing a Katy water park, alleging he was injured when another guest slammed into him at the bottom of a water slide.

Widow implicates Houston Country Club in wrongful death suit

By John Suayan | Apr 30, 2019

HOUSTON – The Houston Country Club has been named in a wrongful death lawsuit alleging a worker perished as a result of injuries sustained on its premises.

Hyatt guest alleges negligence caused fall at hotel

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 29, 2019

HOUSTON — A hotel guest is suing Hyatt, alleging she was caused to slip and fall at the defendant's hotel at the Galleria in Houston.

Bath company alleges employee breached no-compete agreement

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 29, 2019

HOUSTON — A Houston bath manufacturing company is suing a former employee, alleging he breached their no-compete agreement.

Maritime worker alleges vessel owner's negligence led to injuries in crane incident

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 25, 2019

HOUSTON — A Louisiana man is suing a vessel owner, alleging he was injured by a crane.

Technology company alleges employee alleging breached noncompete agreement

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 25, 2019

HOUSTON — A technology company is suing an employee, allegingshe breached a noncompete agreement by forming a competing company.

Patient accuses breast surgeon of negligent care

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 25, 2019

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing a breast surgeon, alleging he was negligent in his care, resulting in the plaintiff suffering infections and pain.

Vocational institute alleges student failed to pay off $8,400 loan

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 25, 2019

HOUSTON — A vocational institute is suing a student, alleging she failed to pay off a an $8,400 loan.

Customer alleges car restoration company made repairs without authorization

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 24, 2019

HOUSTON — A customer is suing a Houston car restoration company, alleging the defendant made repairs without his authorization.

Employee accuses Walmart of unfair discharge

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 24, 2019

HOUSTON — A Harris County woman is suing Walmart, alleging she was unfairly discharged from her position due to her race and age.

Employee alleges construction company's negligence led to broken leg

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 24, 2019

HOUSTON — A Harris County man is suing a construction company, alleging he broke his leg due to negligence.

Houston medical building alleges contractor's negligence resulted in property damages

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 24, 2019

HOUSTON — The owners of a Houston medical building are suing a contractor, alleging the defendants' negligence resulted in property damages.

Lawyer alleges client owes $7,300

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 24, 2019

HOUSTON — A Houston lawyer is suing a client, alleging she failed to pay $7,300 for the services legal he delivered.

Seaman alleges company's negligence led to 13-foot fall aboard ship

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 23, 2019

HOUSTON — A Mississippi seaman alleges an energy company's negligence led to injuries aboard a vessel.

Motorist blames another driver for causing Baytown crash

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 23, 2019

HOUSTON — A Baytown motorist is suing the driver of an oil field services tractor and truck, alleging he failed to slow down in traffic and caused a crash.

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