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GREENBERG & TRAURIG: Alicia Voltmer Joins Greenberg Traurig’s Dallas Office

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

Alicia Sienne Voltmer, certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, has joined the Dallas office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as of counsel.

GREENBERG & TRAURIG: 32 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2018 Texas Super Lawyers

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

Texas Super Lawyers recognized 32 attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP in its 2018 edition.

Former Universal American employee files suit over age discrimination allegations

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Sep 10, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman alleges her age and disability were factors in her termination by her employer.

Driver seeks $75,000 from USPS for Humble collision

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 14, 2018

HOUSTON – A motorist alleges a postal service employee failed to maintain in his lane and struck his vehicle in Humble.

GREENBURG & TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Adds Litigation Attorney Stephen Edmundson in Houston

By Press release submission | Aug 11, 2018

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continues its strategic growth in Texas with the addition of Stephen Edmundson in its Houston office Litigation Practice as of counsel.

GREENBURG TRAURIG LLP: Texas Lawyer Selects Greenberg Traurig Attorneys for Lifetime Achievement and ‘On the Rise’ Awards

By Press release submission | Aug 3, 2018

The Houston-based chair of the Energy Litigation Practice at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, James R. “Jim” Leahy, was selected by Texas Lawyer for a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Medical Data Systems purportedly unlawfully called consumer at work to collect alleged debt

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jul 25, 2018

SHERMAN – A Whitesboro woman alleges that a debt collector unlawfully contacted her at work.

Choice Home Warranty alleged to have called man 50 times to sell warranty

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jul 24, 2018

SHERMAN – A consumer alleges a home protection plan provider called him 50 times for telemarketing purposes.

Fort Bend County man alleges Spirit Airlines flight attendants injured knee with cart

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jul 2, 2018

HOUSTON – A Fort Bend County couple alleges the husband's knee was injured during a flight by airline attendants.

From Pennsylvania Record

A dissident emerges in Pennsylvania's opioid litigation: Lehigh Co. claims its case has been highjacked

By John O'Brien | Jun 22, 2018

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.

Huntsville man alleges error on AT&T account wasn't updated on credit report

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 11, 2018

HOUSTON – A Huntsville consumer alleges an account with a telecommunications company was inaccurately reported as having an outstanding balance.

Consumer alleges actual harm from Hardee Texstar Homes solicitation calls

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 24, 2018

BROWNSVILLE – A Houston resident alleges a real estate brokerage cold called him without his consent to solicit its services.

From Legal Newsline

Mom of victim: Ultimatum from lawyer, paternity test led to regrettable settlement with Tony Stewart

By Ann Maher | May 5, 2018

PORT LEYDEN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – The mother of a race car driver killed nearly four years ago by famed NASCAR driver Tony Stewart says she felt cornered into settling her wrongful death lawsuit by her high-profile lawyer who threatened to abandon the case if it went to trial – an allegation disputed by the attorney.

Former Peebles employee alleges owner Stage Stores failed to pay overtime

By Philip Gonzales | Mar 28, 2018

BROWNSVILLE – An Indiana woman alleges her former Houston-headquartered department store owner employer owes unpaid wages for overtime work.

Ace Hardware customer alleges forklift injured hand

By Philip Gonzales | Mar 13, 2018

GALVESTON – A customer of a Friendswood hardware store alleges his hand was injured by a forklift while shopping.

Chick-fil-A hit with slip & fall lawsuit, woman allegedly slipped near bathroom two years ago

By David Yates | Mar 8, 2018

BEAUMONT – A local resident is suing Chick-fil-A for injuries she received while allegedly slipping and falling near the bathroom two years ago.

Diversified Consultants Inc. alleged to have harassed woman with calls over account belonging to estranged husband

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 6, 2018

MARSHALL – A Marshall consumer claims a collection agency harassed her with collection calls for an alleged debt purported owed by her estranged husband.

Man alleges race was factor in termination from Best Buy store

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 6, 2018

BEAUMONT – An African-American man alleges his race was a factor in his termination from a Beaumont business.

DoubleTree By Hilton Houston guest seeks more than $1 million over fall allegedly caused by loose tile

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 30, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County resident alleges a loose floor tile caused her to fall at a hotel.

From Legal Newsline

Usual Suspects: Lawyers used to getting their way in MDL process to lead opioid litigation

By Daniel Fisher | Jan 24, 2018

CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - There will be a lot of familiar faces in U.S. District Judge Dan Polster’s courtroom in Cleveland on Jan. 31, when lawyers gather for a hearing on multidistrict litigation against the nation’s opioid manufacturers and distributors.

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