News from February 2011
GALVESTON - Alleging his pickup truck did not receive proper coverage after he filled it with contaminated fuel, Santa Fe resident Brad Stansberry has filed suit against Ford Motor Co., Farmers Texas County Mutual Insurance Co. and McRee Ford Inc.
GALVESTON - A Santa Fe man believes his employer falsely accused him of workplace theft, recent court documents say.
GALVESTON - A Galveston County man is suing a La Marque bar and its owner after he was involved in a one-vehicle accident last year.
Market Basket, Highway 105 in Beaumont Rather continuing to fight for summary judgment, Market Basket has opted to settle a slip-and-fall claim filed against it in July 2009.
Pappas CES Environmental Services has swapped counsel in a suit filed by the family of Joey Sutter, who allegedly died after being exposed to poisonous gas.
A notice of intent to depose the plaintiff has been filed in the personal injury case of Troy Lakey, an air conditioner installer who sued his employer after hurting his back.
Port Arthur resident Guadalupe Vasquez has filed suit against William Deadmon III, claiming he caused an automobile collision so severe the Jaws of Life were needed to pry her from her car.
Golden Triangle Living Center, Beaumont A former employee of Golden Triangle Living Centers claims she was wrongfully terminated for reporting the alleged abuse of a handicapped patient.
GALVESTON Ã¯Â¿Â½ Complaining that she suffered abdominal problems after taking Yaz and Yasmin, Lana Speck has filed suit against the manufacturers of the oral contraceptive.
GALVESTON Ã¯Â¿Â½ Maria Tovar of Texas City claims a debt collection law firm placed harassing calls to her residential and cellular phone lines in an attempt to collect a debt she insists is not hers.
GALVESTON Ã¯Â¿Â½ A Louisiana seaman is suing his employer and the vessel's owner and operator after his supervisor reportedly struck him while he was working on a ship last year.
GALVESTON Ã¯Â¿Â½ A Dickinson man claims he was terminated from his position as groundskeeper with the Dickinson Independent School District because of his mental disability, recent court documents say.
GALVESTON - An Alvin woman's lunch break ended prematurely because of a two-vehicle accident in Texas City two years ago, recent court documents say.
Ajamie HOUSTON Ã¯Â¿Â½ One more disaster could spell the end for oil company BP, shareholders warn in federal litigation over losses from the Deepwater Horizon explosion and spill.
HOUSTON Ã¯Â¿Â½ Lawyers for shareholders suing BP under federal retirement law spared U.S. District Judge Keith Ellison the delicate task of choosing their leaders.
Ocwen Loan Servicing has filed an application to foreclose on the property of Eulalio and Jana Ocampo, located at 3055 S. Willowood Lane, Beaumont, Texas 77703.
Seven days deep into its trial, R. Messner Construction settled with plaintiff Donald Fowler Sr., who alleged the company was responsible for the wind blowing a steel truss off a scaffold and striking him.
Pei Wei Asian Diner, Beaumont Fountain Plaza On a rainy day, Pamelia East stepped and slipped in a puddle of water pooling near the soda dispenser at the Pei Wei Asian Diner in Beaumont.
Recent patent infringement/false patent marking cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas, Jan. 31-Feb. 4, 2011.