SHERMAN – A Kentucky resident alleges a Carrolton-based collection agency keeps contacting him for an alleged debt he does not owe.
SHERMAN – A Sherman consumer alleges a Colorado debt collector called him almost two dozen times in the course of 10 minutes in one day and caused actual damages.
The Trump Justice Department, following a tougher policy toward dubious False Claims Act lawsuits by private citizens, has moved to dismiss a pair of lawsuits by a former hedge-fund manager who shorted stock in pharmaceutical companies he accused of a wide-ranging price-fixing conspiracy.
SHERMAN – Two consumers residing in Little Elm allege they were denied housing because of inaccurate information listed on a background screening report.
SHERMAN – A Denton consumer alleges a New York-based debt collector used illegal efforts to collect a purported debt.
HOUSTON – A Humble consumer alleges a debt collector called her place of employment and pretended to be a family member with an emergency.
SHERMAN – A Minnesota resident alleges a Carrollton collection agency did not mark an alleged debt as disputed.
SHERMAN – A Plano consumer alleges an Austin debt collector is contacting him to collect a debt owed by another person.
The judge overseeing multidistrict litigation against the opioid industry has given plaintiffs a stark choice on a tight deadline: Hand over evidence of specific prescriptions they believe were improper or lose the right to present such evidence forever.
SHERMAN – A Denton woman alleges she is not paid the appropriate rate for overtime work by her restaurant employer.
HOUSTON – A Spring consumer alleges a Michigan company keeps calling him by mistake.
SHERMAN – A Whitesboro woman alleges that a debt collector unlawfully contacted her at work.
HOUSTON – Two Montgomery consumers allege that a debt collector contacted them without disclosing its identity.
HOUSTON – A guest alleges she was injured at a Houston hotel because of water at the entrance.
A dissident emerges in Pennsylvania's opioid litigation: Lehigh Co. claims its case has been highjacked
The fight for control of Pennsylvania’s opioid litigation is not over, as Lehigh County is not happy that its case has been grouped in with more than 30 others and that lawyers it previously rejected have been tasked with overseeing the proceedings.
TYLER – A Longview consumer alleges she has been harassed by a debt collector over a debt that has already been paid.
SAN ANTONIO (Legal Newsline) – Pepperidge Farm has asked a federal court to dismiss a potentially $1 million case filed by a Bexar County, Texas distributor and to force him to arbitrate outside of court after the company decided in February to buy back the distributor's "club rights."
HOUSTON – A Harris County woman alleges she was injured by a plate on her refrigerator and is seeking $1 million in damages from the manufacturers.
HOUSTON – A Katy, Texas resident alleges a debt collector unlawfully contacted her at work.