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Homeowners seek more than $200,000 from Port Neches business over tile installation

Philip Gonzales Oct. 4, 2017, 5:00pm

BEAUMONT – Two Orange County homeowners allege a tile installation by a Port Neches business damaged their home.

Swati Enterprises’ ‘deceitful’ sale of property cost Texas businessman millions, suit alleges

David Yates Sep. 29, 2017, 9:39am

BEAUMONT – A Port Arthur company’s alleged deceitful and fraudulent actions during the sale of a convenience store has left a Texas businessman “holding the bag” and “out of millions of dollars.”

JC Judge refuses to dissolve TROs against nursing homes that allegedly failed to evacuate elderly during Harvey

David Yates Sep. 21, 2017, 9:22am

BEAUMONT – A district judge in Jefferson County has refused to dissolve temporary restraining orders obtained against two nursing homes, which allegedly failed to evacuate their elderly residents as the remnants of Hurricane Harvey flooded Southeast Texas.

Ferguson Law seeks to keep TROs against nursing homes that allegedly failed to evacuate elderly during Harvey

David Yates Sep. 19, 2017, 4:02pm

BEAUMONT – A hearing was held today on whether to dissolve a pair of temporary restraining orders against two nursing homes, which allegedly failed to evacuate their elderly residents as the remnants of Hurricane Harvey flooded Southeast Texas.

Ferguson Law anticipates suit over ‘wrongful death’ of Kirbyville High School principal

David Yates Sep. 8, 2017, 3:30pm

BEAUMONT – In June, The Ferguson Law Firm obtained a temporary restraining order to preserve evidence surrounding the May 23 death of Dennis Reeves, the Kirbyville High School principal.

Letter to the editor: Chip Ferguson responds to recent Record editorial written about him

Chip Ferguson Aug. 20, 2017, 5:40pm

This is a letter to the editor sent by Paul "Chip" Ferguson, founder of the Ferguson Law Firm in Beaumont, in response to an Aug. 8 Our View editorial entitled "Chip Ferguson at it again."

Woman seeks more than $1 million after fall in Chuck E. Cheese's parking lot

Philip Gonzales Aug. 10, 2017, 7:12am

BEAUMONT – A Silsbee woman alleges that she was injured in a fall at a Beaumont Chuck E. Cheese restaurant.

Chip Ferguson is at it again

The SE Texas Record Aug. 8, 2017, 1:44pm

Paul “Chip” Ferguson purportedly brought in nearly $60 million in fees during his 26-year association with Provost Umphrey, often by suing parties tenuously connected with purported victims of alleged injuries.

Man trips over package while exiting home, sues Fedex for $1M

David Yates Aug. 1, 2017, 10:14am

BEAUMONT – Fedex was recently hit with a $1 million lawsuit, brought by a man who allegedly tripped and fell over a package while exiting his home.

Ferguson Law named a Best Law Firm in America, chosen in three categories

David Yates Jun. 16, 2017, 3:24pm

BEAUMONT – Beaumont’s The Ferguson Law Firm has again been recognized for excellence in the representation of their clients.

Ferguson Law obtains TRO to preserve evidence regarding death of Kirbyville High School principal

David Yates Jun. 6, 2017, 4:47pm

BEAUMONT - The Ferguson Law Firm has obtained a temporary restraining order to preserve evidence surrounding the May 23 death of Dennis Reeves, the Kirbyville High School principal.

Motorist blames 2 other drivers for crash

Philip Gonzales Jun. 5, 2017, 2:12pm

BEAUMONT — A motorist is suing two other drivers, alleging their negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Motorist blames Midtex Oil, driver for crash

Philip Gonzales May 29, 2017, 11:24am

BEAUMONT — A Beaumont woman is suing an oil company and driver, alleging their negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Beaumont motorist blames another driver for causing crash

Philip Gonzales May 23, 2017, 12:37pm

BEAUMONT — A Beaumont motorist is suing another driver, alleging the defendant's negligence led to a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Ninth Court finds OCI Beaumont not liable for employee’s parking lot mishap, shuts down vicariously liable claim

David Yates May 18, 2017, 1:02pm

BEAUMONT – An employer is not on the hook for an employee’s automobile accident, so long as the accident occurred off duty and off premises, according to a recent Ninth Court of Appeals finding.