News from June 2014

Apartment developer, construction companies face suit after woman trips

By Matt Russell | Jun 2, 2014

A Jefferson County woman is suing after tripping and falling outside of her apartment complex.

FedEx Freight faces suit after driver causes accident

By Matt Russell | Jun 2, 2014

Two San Antonio women are suing after the vehicle they were in was struck by a truck driver.

Lawsuit results after two minors are injured in a crash in Port Arthur

By Matt Russell | Jun 2, 2014

The mother of two children is suing after the minors were injured in a vehicle collision. 

Southeast Texas Drywall sues after not being paid for construction services

By Matt Russell | Jun 2, 2014

A construction company is suing to receive payment after completing work at a Beaumont medical facility.

Vehicle crash in Port Arthur results in lawsuit

By Matt Russell | Jun 2, 2014

A lawsuit has been filed following a two-car collision in Port Arthur.

Employee sues Bealls claiming age discrimination

By Melody Dareing | Jun 2, 2014

A store manager is suing his employer alleging he was fired because of his age.

Electrical system supplier sues over bill

By Melody Dareing | Jun 2, 2014

An electrical system supplier is suing a client on claims they haven’t paid their bill.

Man sues couple over High Island property purchase

By Melody Dareing | Jun 2, 2014

A man set to purchase property is suing a couple, alleging fraud regarding the purchase.

Publisher sues subscriber for forwarding copies of magazine

By Melody Dareing | Jun 2, 2014

A magazine publisher is suing a subscriber on copyright infringement after the subscriber allegedly sent electronic copies of the magazine to others in the company.

Software developer sues Texas law firms

By Melody Dareing | Jun 2, 2014

A foreign software developer is suing a Texas law firm and several attorneys on claims of copyright infringement and illegal distribution of its program.

The Park at Waterford Harbor faces suit after worker shocked

By Matt Russell | Jun 2, 2014

The owners of an apartment complex are being sued after a man received an electric shock. 

Former employee sues Navigators Group after termination for alleged racial remark

By Matt Russell | Jun 2, 2014

A Houston man is suing his former employer for terminating him under false accusations.

Fort Bend woman claims violation of FMLA rights

By Matt Russell | Jun 2, 2014

A woman is suing her former employer claiming she was fired for taking time off to attend to a sick relative.

Senate’s FACT Act 'clips the wings of the plaintiffs bar'

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jun 2, 2014

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Despite strong opposition, supporters of the Furthering Asbestos Transparency Act believe that U.S. Senator Jeff Flake’s introduction of the bill in the Senate could reignite interest in the FACT Act.

Perry, Cruz blast Obama's EPA proposal

By Marilyn Tennissen | Jun 2, 2014

The latest proposal by the Environmental Protection Agency that would require power facilities to dramatically reduce carbon dioxide emissions is being met with opposition from Texas lawmakers.

Frisco attorney sentenced in oil and gas scheme

By Marilyn Tennissen | Jun 2, 2014

Attorney Kelly Gordon Rogers of Frisco has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for stealing more than $1 million from investors in fraudulent oil and gas ventures.

Four Texas firms accused of providing services without authorization

By Bryan Cohen | Jun 2, 2014

EL PASO (Legal Newsline) – Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced lawsuits on Friday against the owners of four El Paso firms that allegedly provided legal services to their clients despite not being licensed as attorneys. 

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