News from September 2015

Jefferson County man sues KCSR, alleging negligence in rail yard accident

By Robbie Hargett | Sep 30, 2015

A Jefferson County man is suing a railroad company, alleging negligence for injuries he sustained during a rail yard collision.

Customer sues Walgreens, alleging negligence for in-store accident

By Robbie Hargett | Sep 30, 2015

A Jefferson County woman is suing Walgreens, alleging negligence for injuries sustained at a Port Arthur pharmacy.

Seaman sues two companies in aftermath of vessel collision

By Robbie Hargett | Sep 30, 2015

A U.S. seaman is suing an offshore drilling company and a towing company, alleging negligence for injuires he sustained in a vessel collision.

Harris County man sues G4S security firm over alleged work-related racial discrimination

By Josh Aden | Sep 30, 2015

A Harris County man is suing a major international security firm over claims of racial discrimination in the workplace.

Louisiana worker alleges reckless use of personnel basket

By Molly English-Bowers | Sep 30, 2015

A Louisiana man is suing the principal contractor of a job where he alleges he was severely injured because of the contractor's negligence.

Discrimination charges filed against Pilgrim's Pride

By Molly English-Bowers | Sep 30, 2015

A six-year employee of Pilgrim's Pride Corp. is requesting a jury trial in a six-count employment discrimination case.

Hampton Inn challenges property appraisal for Port Arthur location

By Molly English-Bowers | Sep 30, 2015

A national hotel chain with a location in Port Arthur is suing the Jefferson County Appraisal District, alleging an illegally high property appraisal.

Jefferson County sues West Coastal Field Services, alleging unpaid taxes

By Molly English-Bowers | Sep 30, 2015

Jefferson County is suing a Beaumont company, alleging delinquent taxes owed it for 2014.

Houston man sues League City man, alleging breach of contract

By Robbie Hargett | Sep 30, 2015

A Houston man is suing a League City man, alleging the defendant has not paid all installments owed under a settlement agreement.

Customer sues propane manufacturers, alleging negligence in propane tank design

By Robbie Hargett | Sep 30, 2015

A Texas man is suing propane manufacturers, alleging injuries he sustained in an accident he says was caused by a defective propane tank.

Record number of physicians flock to Texas, group credits tort reform

By David Yates | Sep 30, 2015

Since Texas enacted medical liability reforms more than a decade ago, physicians have been migrating to the Lone Star State in record numbers nearly every year, with an all time record high in 2015.

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