Harris County District Court News

Woman alleges Cheddar's Restaurant failed to warn of slick substance that caused fall

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 9, 2018

HOUSTON – A customer alleges she was injured at a Cypress restaurant because of a slick substance on the floor.

Patient seeks more than $1 million from Bone and Joint Clinic over allegedly negligent back surgery

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 9, 2018

HOUSTON – A Houston man alleges a surgery was negligently performed on his back and now he is unable to perform the essential functions of his job.

Traxis Ventures alleged to have failed to pay member payout required under agreement

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 9, 2018

HOUSTON – A Hempsted man alleges he was not provided with a payout per the terms of an agreement he signed.

Attorneys accused of barratry in connection with clients' motor vehicle accident case

By John Suayan | Oct 9, 2018

HOUSTON – Three local attorneys have been implicated in a state district barratry lawsuit.

Couple's suit attributes flooding from Harvey to change in water flow during 2013 construction of seamless pipe mill

By John Suayan | Oct 9, 2018

HOUSTON – A Matagorda County couple alleges that a large seamless pipe mill contributed to “substantial” flooding to their town during a hurricane last year, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Assisted living facility sued after employee suffers on the job injuries

By John Suayan | Oct 9, 2018

HOUSTON – An assisted living facility has been sued by one of its employees after she reportedly suffered an on the job back injury, recent Harris County District Court records show.

DMM Group accuses investment advisers of fraud over loan to Blackwolf Security Group

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 8, 2018

HOUSTON – A Houston corporation alleges its investment advisers failed to disclose a business it invested in was failing.

Redi Carpet CEO alleges former employee made false, defamatory statements concerning harassment

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 8, 2018

HOUSTON – The CEO of Redi Carpet alleges a former employee made false and defamatory statements that are harmful in his profession.

Peace officer alleges she was wrongfully terminated from Goose Creek Consolidated ISD

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 8, 2018

HOUSTON – A peace officer residing in Harris County alleges she was wrongfully terminated from a school district.

Triple A Remodel alleged to have left remodeling job at Houston home

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 8, 2018

HOUSTON – A Houston homeowner alleges a contractor left the job and failed to complete the work he was contracted to complete.

Suit claims hospital elevator's uneven stop with floor led to woman's trip and fall

By John Suayan | Oct 6, 2018

HOUSTON – A local woman alleges that she sustained severe injuries last year when she entered an elevator at a hospital in the Texas Medical Center.

Plaintiff in food allergy suit requests case's dismissal

By John Suayan | Oct 5, 2018

HOUSTON – A Louisiana woman who filed a lawsuit two months ago after a baked potato triggered an allergic reaction seeks to end the litigation.

Tenant suffered burn to abdomen because of apartment complex's inability to fix stove, suit alleges

By John Suayan | Oct 5, 2018

HOUSTON – Asserting that her apartment complex twice failed to properly fix the stove in her unit, local resident Kathisha Wiltz has filed a lawsuit.

Woman trips over hole at gas station, sues business

By John Suayan | Oct 5, 2018

HOUSTON – A woman’s trip and fall at a north Houston gas station has resulted in litigation, according to recent Harris County District Court records.

Lawsuit: dimmed lighting at live music venue to blame for patron's fall

By John Suayan | Oct 5, 2018

HOUSTON – A Pasadena woman is suing a local live music venue on claims that dimmed lights caused her to fall and suffer multiple injuries, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Court docs slam project management company for firing diabetic worker, question results of 'random' alcohol test

By John Suayan | Oct 5, 2018

HOUSTON – A Baytown man alleges that SNC Lavalin Engineers & Constructors Inc. terminated him after randomly conducting an alcohol test he asserts returned dubious results.

Man claims burn to arm following contact with 'extremely hot' curling iron at pawn shop

By John Suayan | Oct 4, 2018

HOUSTON – A Baytown pawn shop finds itself as the subject of a personal injury lawsuit from a Chambers County man who claims he was injured by an object on the business’s counter.

Slip and fall at university performance hall causes man to sustain injuries, file suit

By John Suayan | Oct 4, 2018

HOUSTON – A local man claims that he was the victim of a slip and fall almost two years ago at the University of Houston and has pursued legal action.

Man alleges negligence of McDonald's restaurant caused fall

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 4, 2018

HOUSTON – A McDonald's customer alleges a wet floor caused him to fall in the restroom.

Ill. man alleges local motorcycle customization business failed to deliver rims despite $3K payment

By John Suayan | Oct 4, 2018

HOUSTON – An Illinois man has sued a local motorcycle customization business, claiming it did not send him his order for rims.

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