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Venus man cites medication discoloration

A Johnson County man has sued over a disfigurement allegedly caused by a prescribed medication.

Formaldehyde flooring leads to class action suit

A class action lawsuit seeks damages from a major retailer allegedly selling flooring with dangerous levels of formaldehyde.

Rental car business named in crash suit

An elderly Galveston County woman has sued a rental car company, citing injuries she suffered in a crash.

Marine services firm alleges unpaid bill

A marine services company has sued a helicopter business for services provided after a fatal crash in 2014.

Nursing home accused of negligence in woman's last hours

A late woman's estate is suing over how the last moments of her life were handled by a skilled nursing facility.

Home seller cites housing authority, alleging defamation

A Washington, D.C., resident filed a lawsuit against a Texas housing authority for alleged libel in 2014.

Mother sues sports outfits for son’s injury

A Galveston County mother filed a lawsuit against a group of manufacturers and a service provider for alleged product liability in 2011.

Jefferson County 60th Court District: June 2015


New business licenses/assumed names issued in Jefferson County: 4/21 - 4/27

April 21 - 27, 2015

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas


Trans-Global Solutions non-suited from claim alleging worker dropped equipment on man’s foot

A Silsbee man who sued Trans-Global Solutions after a co-worker dropped a piece of equipment on his foot has non-suited the company.

Trial starts in fight for ownership of Gulf Coast Machine & Supply

More than a dozen attorneys and 70 prospective jurors crammed inside a Beaumont courtroom Monday as jury selection has begun in the fight to stop a hostile takeover of Gulf Coast Machine & Supply.

Foremost Lloyds sued for allegedly underpaying ‘malicious mischief’ claim

Foremost Lloyds of Texas has been sued for allegedly underpaying an insured’s claim for vandalism to her Beaumont property.

Port Arthur sued following collision with city vehicle

The city of Port Arthur has been hit with an automobile collision suit for a wreck that occurred more than a year ago.

Rice GMO plaintiff lawyers battle in federal court over fees; Proposed class action targets Mikal Watts group

ST. LOUIS – High profile lawyer Mikal Watts of San Antonio and his colleagues in litigation against Bayer chemical company face a federal suit claiming they reaped millions in fees that didn’t belong to them.

Former JC assistant DA wants law license reinstated


Abbott appoints judge to 165th District Court


April showers overshadowed by costly April hailstorms

All across Texas, insurance claims adjusters are working overtime in estimating the damage to homes, vehicles and businesses caused by multiple rounds of hailstorms in April.

Deposition sought in $1M suit alleging woman hit by ambulance

A motion to compel deposition was recently filed in a suit brought by a woman seeking $1 million for injuries she allegedly suffered when an ambulance driver struck her as she was walking on the side of the road.

New lead counsel in $2.5M suit over shrimping boat death