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Woman claims tire, wheel fell off back of truck, struck vehicle

A Texas woman is suing over claims she sustained injuries after a wheel and tire hit her vehicle.

Tank cleaner claims acid burns, sues Seacor for negligence

A Louisiana man is suing over claims he was burned while cleaning a tank aboard a vessel.

Man says home raided during dinner party, sues Brazoria sheriff

A man is suing a county, its sheriff and two deputy sheriffs on allegations they violated his Fourth Amendment rights, unlawfully arrested him and used excessive force. 

Tenured professor sues college after contract isn't renewed

A woman is suing a college after her contract was not renewed with her, alleging the decision was made because of race.

Entergy Texas named in claim after home catches fire

Entergy Texas is being sued after a home they worked on caught fire.

Jefferson County woman sues after car accident

A Jefferson County woman is suing over claims she sustained injuries after a car accident.

Home health care worker files suit after being attacked by patient

A Jefferson County woman is suing her employer over claims she was injured by a patient as a result of their negligence.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

BEAUMONT DIVISION

Jefferson County man files restraining order to stop demolition of home

A Jefferson County man is filing for a temporary restraining order to stop the city of Beaumont from demolishing his home. 

Savant's Collision Center sued by GEICO on fraud allegations

An insurance company has filed a lawsuit against a towing business that allegedly committed numerous wrongful acts.

L'Auberge Casino Hotel sued after visitor injured on chair

A Jefferson County resident is suing after sustaining injuries at a casino hotel.

Car accident on Eastex Freeway, lawsuit results

Jefferson County residents are suing after their vehicle was rear-ended on Eastex Freeway.

Driver sued after failing to yield right of way at intersection

A Jefferson County woman is suing over claims she was injured in a vehicle collision on Avenue D.

Bank seeks foreclosure over Beaumont mortgage

A bank is suing over a mortgage in default in Beaumont.

JCPenney named in $1M claim after customer is injured

JC Penney is being sued after a customer tripped and fell on the sidewalk outside its store.

Parents sue over daughter's injuries in traffic accident

The parents of a girl injured in a traffic accident are suing the couple driving the other car.

Man sues USAA over damages in traffic accident

A man is suing an insurance company on claims they didn’t pay enough in a settlement.

Brite Lights of Houston sued after employee injured installing Christmas lights

A Harrison County man is suing over claims he was injured while installing Christmas lights for his employer.

California Texas, here I come!

“Toyota Escapes to Texas”  was the headline on a Wall Street Journal article last week, with the subhead: “Another engine of middle-class jobs flees California.”

New business licenses, assumed names issued in Jefferson County

April 21-25, 2014