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Consumer alleges DirecTV accessed consumer report without permission

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 9, 2018

HOUSTON – DirecTV is alleged to have accessed a Houston man's consumer report without his knowledge or consent.

BARNES & THORNBURG LLP: Litigator Luke Wohlford joins Barnes & Thornburg in Dallas

By Press release submission | Nov 9, 2018

Barnes & Thornburg has added Luke Wohlford, an experienced trial attorney, as a partner in the Litigation Department in Dallas.

WILSON ELSER MOSKOWITZ EDELMAN & DICKER: U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Names Wilson Elser to its 2019 “Best Law Firms” List

By Press release submission | Nov 7, 2018

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have named Wilson Elser to Tier 1 of its “2019 Best Law Firms” lists.

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Money for nothing: SCOTUS could stop class action funds from being steered to non-parties

By Daniel Fisher | Nov 1, 2018

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments yesterday in a case that could end cy pres, the practice of steering money in class action settlements to organizations with absolutely no connection to the underlying lawsuit.

JPL Recovery Solutions alleged to have harassed consumer with collection calls

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 31, 2018

HOUSTON – A Houston consumer alleges a debt collector has harassed him with calls.

Consumer alleges Kemper withdrew $810 from bank account without signing contract

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 31, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County consumer alleges an insurance company wrongfully withdrew money from her bank account without a contract.

KPMG charged with discrimination after woman's job given to younger male worker

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 28, 2018

HOUSTON — A former employee is suing KPMG LLP and KPMG International Cooperative, et al., alleging discrimination and wrongful termination.

Home Depot shopper alleges falling lumber injured nose

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Home Depot shopper seeks more than $100,000 over alleged injuries caused by a piece of lumber that struck her nose.

Consumer alleges Total Account Specialty Collections is harassing him with calls

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 16, 2018

TEXARKANA – A debt collector is allegedly harassing a consumer with collection calls.

DLA PIPER LLP: Secures summary judgment victory on behalf of well-known economist in fraud lawsuit

By Press release submission | Oct 12, 2018

DLA Piper won summary judgment on behalf of well-known economist Dr. Arthur Laffer, one of multiple defendants in a lawsuit alleging securities fraud and numerous other claims, and seeking more than US$30 million in damages.

Huffman ISD alleged to have failed to pay company in full for Harvey-related work

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 11, 2018

HOUSTON – Huffman Independent School District is alleged to have failed to pay a company in full for work on its buildings after Hurricane Harvey.

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.

DYKEMA GOSSETT PLLC: Dykema’s Michael C. Toth Sworn in as Justice for the Texas 3rd Court of Appeals

By Press release submission | Sep 30, 2018

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that Michael C. Toth, Austin-based senior counsel in the firm’s Commercial Litigation Practice Group, was sworn in as justice on the Texas 3rd Court of Appeals yesterday, September 26, 2018.

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.

DLA PIPER: Daniel Tobey joins DLA Piper's Litigation practice in Dallas

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

DLA Piper announced that Daniel Tobey has joined the firm's Litigation practice as a partner in Dallas.

HOLLAND & KNIGHT: Angelique Waddell Named Among Commercial Finance Association's 40 Under 40 Honorees

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

.Holland & Knight Partner Angelique Waddell was named to the Commercial Finance Association's (CFA) "40 Under 40" list of professionals who exemplify true excellence in their careers.

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.

Credence Resource Management claimed to have contacted woman to collect alleged debt without consent

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Sep 19, 2018

HOUSTON – A consumer alleges a debt collector has harassed her by calling on numerous occasions.

Wood on floor of Home Depot store alleged to have caused customer to fall

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Sep 19, 2018

HOUSTON – A Home Depot shopper alleges a piece of wood on the floor of the store caused her to fall.

I.C. System alleged to have harassed Waller man with collection calls

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Sep 18, 2018

HOUSTON – A Waller consumer alleges he has been harassed with calls by a debt collector over an alleged debt he disputes.

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