News from February 2019

Feb. 28: Jefferson County District Court docket for judgment nisi cases

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 28, 2019

The following cases categorized as "judgment nisi" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 28. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Court activity on Feb. 28: N & T Construction Co. vs Silver Eagle Construction LLC

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 28, 2019

The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by N & T Construction Co. against Silver Eagle Construction LLC and Danny Bentley on Feb. 28: 'Citation (returned Served)'

Case activity for Adrianne N Crane vs Bobby Trott on Feb. 28

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 28, 2019

The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activities in the suit brought by Adrianne N Crane against Bobby Trott and Scarlet Richardson on Feb. 28:

Feb. 28: Jefferson County District Court docket for contract: consumer/commercial debt cases

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 28, 2019

The following cases categorized as "contract: consumer/commercial debt" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 28. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Starbucks employee alleges fall was caused by company's failure to maintain floors in safe condition

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 28, 2019

HOUSTON – A Texas man alleges he was injured while working at a Starbucks location after falling in the restroom.

Feb. 28: Jefferson County District Court docket for other cases

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 28, 2019

The following cases categorized as "other" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 28. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Praxair worker alleges berm constructed by Trey Industries caused fall

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 28, 2019

GALVESTON – A Santa Fe man alleges he was caused to fall because a berm was constructed too close to a fixed ladder.

Worker seeks more than $1 million from Trinidad Drilling over brain injury

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 28, 2019

HOUSTON – A worker who sustained a traumatic brain injury when he was hit on the head by a tank's hatch at a site in Odessa alleges the site's operators failed to supervise activities at the site.

Walgreens customer alleges parking barrier that caused fall was not marked

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 28, 2019

HOUSTON – A patron of a Houston pharmacy alleges its failure to mark a parking barrier caused her to trip and hit her face on the concrete.

Case activity for Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC vs Larry Hagen on Feb. 28

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 28, 2019

The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activities in the suit brought by Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC against Larry Hagen on Feb. 28:

Texas Supreme Court ruling on attorney-client privilege can benefit insurers, says attorney

By David Yates | Feb 28, 2019

AUSTIN - The Supreme Court of Texas recently ruled in favor of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) regarding attorney-client privilege, a decision that can benefit insurance companies involved in litigation, according to one attorney.

Jack in the Box faces sexual harassment suit from former employee

By John Suayan | Feb 28, 2019

HOUSTON – Alleging that he was subjected to a “sexually hostile work environment” when he used to work for Jack in the Box, Pearland resident Alejandro Delapaz has pursued legal action against the San Diego-based fast food restaurant chain.

Trial lawyer: Design flaw makes e-cigarettes dangerous

By SE Texas Submission | Feb 28, 2019

Though e-cigarettes are being marketed as a safer alternative to tobacco smoking, design flaws in the products can cause severe injuries or even kill their users, an attorney representing several plaintiffs in personal-injury cases said.

Academy shopper accuses employee of threatening, attacking him in front of young son

By John Suayan | Feb 28, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County man says in a state district lawsuit that he was physically attacked at an Academy store at the beginning of the year.

Worker attributes ATV accident to employer's failure to provide training

By John Suayan | Feb 28, 2019

HOUSTON – Claiming that he was injured in an on the job accident with an all-terrain vehicle, Texas resident Christopher Garcia has brought a state district lawsuit against his employer.

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