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Hail firm Mostyn Law is being besieged

By The Record | Nov 19, 2018

Three years ago, State Farm defeated an attempt by the Mostyn Law Firm to inflate the claim of Hidalgo County homeowners already compensated for 2012 hail damage.

14th Court of Appeals grants petition to vacate decision that disqualified lawyer

By Charmaine Little | Nov 19, 2018

HOUSTON – An appeals court has conditionally granted a petition from the defendants in a breach of contract lawsuit to direct a lower court to vacate a disqualification order.

Justices reverse motion ordering Kongsberg, Bombardier Recreational Products to produce trade secret documents

By Charmaine Little | Nov 19, 2018

BEAUMONT – A lower court shouldn’t have ordered two companies to deliver trade-secret and protected items in a negligence and liability case after an accident, the Court of Appeals for the 9th District of Texas at Beaumont decided on Nov. 8.

'Humiliated and afraid': Behavioral health org sued after employee allegedly molests young female client

By John Suayan | Nov 19, 2018

GALVESTON – Benjamin Landgraf of the law firm McGehee, Chang, Landgraf has filed a state district lawsuit against a nonprofit behavioral health organization after a young female client was allegedly sexually assaulted by one of its employees, recent Galveston County District Court records show.

Stay on Texas opioid MDL continues, drug manufactures set to file motions to dismiss once lifted

By David Yates | Nov 19, 2018

HOUSTON – Drug manufactures drew a line in the sand Friday, promising to fire a flurry of motions to dismiss in every opioid lawsuit brought in Texas.

Noram Capital Holdings alleged to have invaded consumer's privacy with collection calls

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 19, 2018

GALVESTON – A Brazoria County consumer alleges a debt collector continued to call after she asked it to stop.

Man claims journalist defamed him in investigative article about wife's death, lawsuit seeks $10M

By John Suayan | Nov 18, 2018

HOUSTON – A Texas man, claiming he was defamed in a 2016 news article about an investigation into the deaths of his wife and her sister, seeks $10 million.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By John Suayan | Nov 16, 2018

Nov. 15 MARSHALL DIVISION 2:18-cv-00488-JRG TSANN KUEN (ZHANGZHOU) ENTERPRISE CO., LTD. V. HUAYU ELECTRICAL APPLIANCE GROUP CO., LTD. ET AL

Repairman sues following fall from ladder

By John Suayan | Nov 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A purported fall from a ladder while attempting to repair a water leak at a west Houston warehouse has prompted a local man to pursue legal action against the property’s owner.

Woman brings wrongful termination suit against Lowe's

By John Suayan | Nov 16, 2018

LUFKIN – An East Texas woman claims that a North Carolina-based home improvement retail company wrongfully terminated her because of her race and gender.

Shopper who allegedly fell at Katy Aldi store seeks $1 million

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman is seeking $1 million after falling at a Katy grocery store.

Field supervisor alleges negligence of Patterson-UTI Energy caused cement head to strike him

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Bandera County man alleges he was injured on a work site because of the negligence of a Houston company's employee.

Star Furniture alleged to owe nearly $20,000 to truck rental company

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 16, 2018

GALVESTON – A Miami, Florida truck rental company alleges a Texas business failed to pay nearly $20,000 owed under their agreements.

Woman alleges chair at Target broke and caused fall, seeks $200,000

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 16, 2018

GALVESTON – A Target customer alleges she was injured at the food service area when the chair she was sitting on broke.

BLANK ROME: Blank Rome Welcomes Labor & Employment Associate in Houston

By Press release submission | Nov 16, 2018

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Alix L. Udelson has joined the Firm’s Houston office as an associate in the Labor & Employment group, which welcomed Ted D. Meyer as a partner in the same office last month.

Damages sought from Thind Transport over amputation of fingers allegedly caused by gate

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County man is seeking damages after a gate near a Katy property shut on his hand and amputated fingers.

Paralyzed worker seeks $1 million from Continental Properties, others

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A worker is seeking $1 million from the owners of a property after he fell while working and was paralyzed.

Harris County woman seeks $200,000 from dentist over alleged punctured sinus

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman alleges a dentist punctured her sinus during a procedure and she needed further surgeries and treatments.

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