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Diversified Consultants Inc. alleged to have harassed consumer with collection calls

Philip Gonzales Nov. 20, 2017, 4:18pm

HOUSTON – A Pearland man alleges he was harassed with phone calls from a debt collector.

Consumer alleges TranzVia LLC made unlawful solicitation calls

Philip Gonzales Nov. 16, 2017, 7:39am

BEAUMONT – A Plano company is alleged to have unlawfully called a Maryland man for marketing purposes.

Consumer sues debt collector for telephone harassment

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 25, 2017, 8:19am

BROWNSVILLE — A consumer is suing Crest Financial Services, a debt collector, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Consumer claims Transworld Systems Inc. kept calling despite requests to stop

Philip Gonzales Oct. 17, 2017, 3:59pm

BEAUMONT – A Roanoke consumer alleges a debt collector harassed her with repeated calls.

Consumer seeks damages from Kohl's Department Store regarding collection calls

Philip Gonzales Sep. 27, 2017, 6:31am

BROWNSVILLE – A Houston consumer alleges a debt collector continued to call her after she asked the calls to stop.

Phoenix Financial Services alleged to have threatened woman with legal action to pay alleged debt

Philip Gonzales Sep. 21, 2017, 9:46pm

HOUSTON – A Richmond consumer claims a national debt collection company unlawfully threatened her with a lawsuit.

Ad Astra Recovery Services Inc. alleged to have harassed consumer with collection calls

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 20, 2017, 7:26pm

BROWNSVILLE – A Richmond consumer alleges a debt collector harassed her with phone calls.

Healthcare Services Group Inc. alleged to have terminated woman over overtime complaints

Philip Gonzales Sep. 8, 2017, 3:04pm

HOUSTON – A Houston woman alleges she was terminated in retaliation for her complaints about not receiving overtime pay.

Individual claims cooling system failure at CubeSmart facility damaged property

Philip Gonzales Aug. 28, 2017, 9:03am

HOUSTON – A Montgomery County consumer alleges items she had a in a climate-controlled storage facility were damaged.

Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC accused of harassing consumer with calls

Philip Gonzales Aug. 15, 2017, 2:32pm

BEAUMONT – A Tyler consumer alleges he was harassed with calls from a debt collector.

Transworld Systems Inc. accused of violating debt collection law with repeated phone calls

Philip Gonzales Jul. 24, 2017, 1:42pm

BROWNSVILLE – An Eagle Lake consumer alleges a Pennsylvania-based debt collector harassed him with phone calls.

Stockholder alleges merging companies, board members broke law

Philip Gonzales Jul. 10, 2017, 2:20pm

HOUSTON — A stockholder has filed a class action lawsuit against merging companies and board members, alleging false and misleading information.

Texas Supreme Court to review patent agent-client confidentiality privilege

John Sammon Jul. 5, 2017, 8:05am

AUSTIN – The Texas Supreme Court will review whether patent agents who advise their inventor clients should be granted the same confidentiality privileges attorneys have with their clients - the first time a state supreme court has taken up the issue.

African-American grill cook accuses Aramark of racial discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 12, 2017, 2:10pm

HOUSTON — A black Harris County man is suing Aramark, alleging deprivation of equal employment opportunities.

Consumer accuses debt collector of invasion of privacy

Noddy A. Fernandez May 30, 2017, 10:36am

BEAUMONT — A Texas consumer is suing a debt collector, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Federal judge's injunction gives NLRB time to decide Dish Network case

Karen Kidd Jan. 25, 2017, 1:00pm

FORT WORTH – An injunction by a federal judge in Texas has given the National Labor Relations Board time to decide whether Dish Network Co. legally cut the wages of union employees by about half.

Libertarian Judicial Activism Isn’t What the Courts Need

Mark Pulliam Jan. 4, 2017, 11:12am

Were the Founding Fathers anarchists? Did the ideas contained in John Stuart Mill’s On Liberty, published in 1859, somehow inspire the delegates to the Constitutional Convention in 1787? Does the Constitution contemplate Robert Nozick’s minimal state, presaging his 1974 magnum opus Anarchy, State, and Utopia?

Texas oil owners file suit against oil company for unpaid royalties

JoAnn Seltzer Nov. 7, 2016, 7:05pm

VICTORIA – Texas mineral rights owners claim an oil company purposefully deceived them for at least two years by manipulating production data, according to a complaint filed in the Southern District Court of Texas, Victoria Division.

Lawsuit forces Mylan to defend six-fold price increase of its Epi Pens

Gianni da Costa Nov. 7, 2016, 3:59pm

Pharmaceutical company Mylan has found itself at the wrong end of a class-action lawsuit.

Driver alleges trucking company failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Oct. 7, 2016, 11:30am

HOUSTON — A Harris County truck driver is suing a trucking company, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime wages.