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Oilfield worker alleges EcoStim, others owe unpaid overtime wages

HOUSTON – A California man alleges he is owed unpaid overtime wages by his former oil and gas industry employer.

Man alleges he was terminated by Tyson Foods because of disability

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

Federal judge sides with Walmart in suit over ‘irrational’ liquor ban

AUSTIN - A federal judge has opened the door for Walmart and other corporate retailers to begin selling liquor in the Lone Star State.

Account Discovery Systems alleged to have made false statement in collection call

SHERMAN – A Grayson County consumer alleges a debt collector falsely stated it issued a petition for wage garnishment.

Express Courier International Inc. alleged to have misclassified couriers as contractors

HOUSTON – One hundred couriers and drivers of a corporation allege that they are owed unpaid wages and were improperly classified as independent contractors.

Woman alleges she was injured in slip and fall at Beaumont Walmart

BEAUMONT – A shopper at the Dowlen Road, Beaumont Walmart alleges that she was injured in a fall at the store.

Woman seeks more than $200,000 after fall at a Walmart

GALVESTON – A Walmart shopper alleges she was injured in a Galveston County store because of a liquid on the floor.

Consumers allege Bournview Recovery Group violated debt collection laws

SHERMAN – A Van Alstyne resident and an Anna resident have filed a class action suit against a New York debt collector over allegations that it violated collection laws.

Two Austin insurance attorneys recognized by peers as Best Lawyers in America

Two Austin attorneys from the Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard law firm have been recognized among the best in their perspective areas of practice for 2018.

Consumer claims that Vance and Huffman invaded her privacy with collection calls

SHERMAN – A Colin County consumer has filed a class action against a debt collector over allegations it invaded her privacy.

Walmart customer blames store operator for fall

BEAUMONT — A Jefferson County customer is suing Walmart, alleging the store's negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff.

Mitchell Williams attorney accepted to Federation of Regulatory Counsel

AUSTIN – Julie Pomerantz, an attorney with Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard, has been accepted to the Federation of Regulatory Counsel.

Walmart hit with $1M suit over 2-year old slip and fall injury, suit says warning signs were posted

BEAUMONT – A Walmart shopper is suing the mega-retailer for slip and fall injuries suffered at the Beaumont location two years ago.

Two employees blame Tyson Foods for their injuries

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

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

Five face sanctions in case that used court as a 'bargaining chip'

FORT SMITH, Ark. – Five lawyers were handed sanctions under a ruling by a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas - Fort Smith Division over moving a class-action suit to a more favorable location so that would impose greater payment to the lawyers.

Airline consolidator alleges travel package business owes $36,000

HOUSTON — A Texas airline consolidator is suing travel package providers, alleging breach of contract and owing more than $36,000.

Pharmacist accuses Walmart of discrimination

TYLER — An Athens pharmacist is suing Walmart, alleging discrimination and retaliation.

Welder alleges he was terminated by Upchurch Industrial because of age

GALVESTON – A Florida man has filed suit against a Horn Lake, Mississippi business alleging he was terminated because of his age and disability.

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

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