News from 2010

Recent patent infringement/false patent marking cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By Michelle Massey, East Texas Bureau | Dec 22, 2010

Recent patent infringement/false patent marking cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas, Dec. 13-18, 2010.

Latest Hurricane Ike-related insurance suits filed in Jefferson County

By Kelly Holleran | Dec 22, 2010

A total of three new lawsuits against insurance companies over Hurricane Ike damage claims have been filed in Jefferson County District Court, Dec. 13-17, 2010.

Making the courtroom odds equal to the risk

By The SE Texas Record | Dec 25, 2010

If you've ever played poker without money, or for really low stakes, you know that it just doesn't work.

Seaman struck by pallet files Jones Act suit

By John Suayan, Galveston Bureau | Dec 27, 2010

GALVESTON - A Mississippi man has filed suit against his employer as a result of injuries he sustained while working on one of its vessels.

Webster man claims no promotion due to race

By John Suayan, Galveston Bureau | Dec 27, 2010

GALVESTON - A Webster man alleges that he is a victim of employment discrimination because of his national origin, recent court documents say.

Man claims he was run over by ex-wife's boyfriend

By David Yates | Dec 27, 2010

Stock photo Alleging his ex-wife's lover chased him down and ran him over with a 2005 Nissan Maxima, Brandon Ferro has filed suit against Bridge City resident Sterling Simoneaux.

Woman trips over plastic sign, sues J.C. Penney

By David Yates | Dec 28, 2010

Although signs advertising sales or specials are a regular sight in retail stores, one Orange woman claims one particular plastic sign at J.C. Penney was not clearly visible, causing her trip and fall two years ago.

60th Court District 2/2011

By Carrie Gonzalez | Dec 29, 2010

TOMMY HEBERT ET UX VS MALLINCKRODT BAKER ET AL

Rear end collision at traffic light results in lawsuit

By David Yates | Dec 29, 2010

Nederland resident John James claims fellow Nederland resident Kevin Frasier rear ended him while stopped at a traffic light last January.

Red light runner sued for causing traffic collision

By David Yates | Dec 29, 2010

Nguyen Nguyen of Beaumont is suing Codi Drewett for allegedly running a red light and striking his vehicle.

Garland residents sued over auto wreck

By David Yates | Dec 29, 2010

Juhon Beaumont local Nyree Banks has filed suit against Garland residents Baldemar and Lorena Gutierrez over a January 2009 automobile collision.

Majority of 2010 asbestos, benzene suits assigned to Judge Floyd

By David Yates | Dec 29, 2010

Floyd Known in tort reform circles as a breeding ground for asbestos attorneys, the Beaumont courthouse in Jefferson County welcomed around 40 new toxic tort claims in 2010, with one local judge receiving the lion's share.

Recent real estate foreclosures filed in Jefferson County courts

By David Yates | Dec 30, 2010

Nationstar Mortgage has filed an application to foreclose on the property of Luis and Blanca Salinas, located at 3035 32nd St., Port Arthur, Texas 77642.

Doc files harassment suit against Medical Center

By David Yates | Dec 30, 2010

Medical Center of Southeast Texas Dr. Saeed Ally has filed suit against the Medical Center of Southeast Texas, claiming the facility permitted a fellow physician, Dr. Otto Miller, to continuously harass him.

Girl injured on Chuck E. Cheese ride, mother sues

By David Yates | Dec 30, 2010

While playing on a Chuck E. Cheese ride, Cassandra Diggles' daughter hit her head.

Mother, children sue over auto collision

By David Yates | Dec 30, 2010

Area resident Michelle Conrad is suing a man she claims ran a stop sign and injured her and her two minor children.

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