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Jury’s $190M reduction of Valero refinery value wiped by appeals court

A jury’s decision to shave $190 million off the appraised value of a Valero refinery was wiped by the Texas Fourteenth Court of Appeals on Tuesday, March 31.

Professor charges Prairie View A&M with sex, disability discrimination

A Waller County professor has sued her university, alleging discrimination during her tenure.

Customer cites restaurant for fall, injuries

A Galveston County resident has sued a restaurant for injuries attributed to a 2013 fall on the premises.

Industrial firm cites breach of contract

A Tarrant County industrial firm has sued a Galveston County man, alleging breach of contract.

Marina operator charges dock manufacturer with defective installation

A Tiki Island maritime business has sued three companies, alleging breach of warranty.

Doctor charges employer with civil rights violation

A Smith County medical resident has sued a university medical center and its associated facility, alleging wrongful termination.

Man accuses Quad/Graphics of wrongful termination

An Angelina County man has sued his company for alleged wrongful termination.

Grandmother alleges special education’s 'culture of restraint'

A Fannin County guardian has sued 10 independent school districts and two individual employees for injuries allegedly inflicted on her ward.

TransCanada seeks to dismiss suit brought by arrested pipeline protesters

On March 30, TransCanada Keystone Pipeline filed a motion to dismiss a federal suit brought by two protesters who claim deputies abused them as they peacefully protested the placement of the XL pipeline on contested land.

New EPA ozone rule will hurt economy

By REP. PETE OLSON and REP. BOB LATTA

Woman seeks damages in traffic collision

A Jefferson County woman has sued a Groves driver, alleging vehicular negligence in a 2014 traffic incident.

Worker cites construction firms in door injury

An Orange County man has sued several commercial construction companies, alleging negligence.

Customer cites auto service center in accident

A Jefferson County man has sued an auto service center, its owner and an employee, alleging negligence in a 2014 incident.

Galveston man alleges county committed libel, malicious intent

A Galveston County man has sued the county, alleging defamation.

Ranch alleges supplier failed to perform project

A Galveston County business has sued a company, alleging breach of duty.

Nurse cites employer for pregnancy discrimination

An Austin County woman has sued a Fayette County business, alleging disability discrimination.

Eastern District of Texas No. 1 home for patent suits, report finds

So called “patent trolls” helped make the Eastern District of Texas the top spot for patent litigation in 2014, a recent report found.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

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Chicken worker cites Tyson in accident

A Louisiana man has sued Tyson Foods, citing injuries incurred in January.

Refinery worker seeks damages for injuries from fire

A refinery worker has sued two companies, alleging negligence in a 2013 fire.