The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activity on Feb. 4 in the suits below:
News from February 2019
The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by Covidien LLP against Previty Surgical LLC and Previty Surgical PLLC on Feb. 4: 'Petition'
Federal lawsuit by mother, daughter demands $2M from state agency for false child abuse investigation
HOUSTON – Paul H. LaValle of the Law Offices of Paul Houston LaValle & Associates, P.C. in Texas City has filed a $2 million federal lawsuit against the Texas Department of Family Services and Commissioner Hank Whitman for two Clear Lake women who assert that they were wrongfully investigated by the defendants, recent Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas records show.
Woman who underwent Brazilian Butt Lift surgery files med-mal suit, pins subsequent paralysis on post-op 'hotel'
DALLAS – The law firm Miller Weisbrod in Dallas recently filed a medical malpractice lawsuit on behalf of an Oklahoma couple who allege that the wife was rendered permanently paralyzed as a result of her stay post-operative recovery center two years ago, Dallas County District Court records indicate.
I have reminisced at length about my student days at the University of Texas School of Law (here), and also expressed concern about the leftward drift of the Texas Law Review, on whose editorial board I served during 1979-80 (here). Recent events have only heightened my concerns (here). Specifically, on February 7-8, 2019, the TLR is co-hosting (with the left-leaning American Constitution Society) a constitutional law symposium at the law school, entitled “Reclaiming—and Restoring—Constitutional Norms,” that appears to be little more than an anti-Trump political rally. The announcement is here.
HOUSTON – A Grand Prairie man is alleged to have breached an agreement regarding the ownership of pharmacies by closing them.
HOUSTON – A Houston business owner alleges a contract with FedEx caused financial injury.
HOUSTON – A law firm that has handled “tens of thousands” of lawsuits against insurance companies is suing a bank for its expenses and fees owed from a Superstorm Sandy claim.
CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Strasburger Member Corinne Smith Named to Trinity University Alumni Association Board
Clark Hill Strasburger Member Corinne Smith has been elected to the Trinity University Alumni Association Board and will serve two, three-year terms effective immediately.
All American Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute patient alleges vein was injured during surgery
HOUSTON – A patient alleges an injury to a vein during a shoulder surgery required further surgery and treatment.
HOUSTON – A Texas woman claims in a state district lawsuit that she was attacked by a security guard at a downtown Houston entertainment venue more than a year ago.
HOUSTON – A Harris County man alleges he is owed unpaid wages from his former employers.
Property buyer alleges Rustic Knolls Investments, Thisislivin Properties failed to disclose water system issues
HOUSTON – A Katy man alleges he was not informed of problems with a property's plumbing and water system before he purchased it.
The following cases categorized as "contract: consumer/commercial debt" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 5. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:
BRADLEY ARANT BOULT CUMMINGS: Sabrina Jiwani Appointed to Texas Minority Counsel Program Steering Committee
Bradley is pleased to announce that Sabrina N. Jiwani, an attorney in the firm’s Houston office, has been appointed to the Steering Committee of the Texas Minority Counsel Program (TMCP).
LOCKE LORD LLP: Former National Health Care System General Counsel Joseph Maher Rejoins Locke Lord in Boston; Past Partner-in-Charge of Firm’s Boston Office Brings Decades of Experience to Health Care Practice Group
Joseph Maher, who most recently served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Steward Health Care System LLC before announcing in 2018 his intent to retire, has rejoined Locke Lord’s Boston office as Senior Counsel in the Firm’s Health Care Practice Group.
LOCKE LORD LLP: Locke Lord Again Ranked No. 1 Texas Law Firm Lobby Practice by Capitol Inside; Chair of Firm’s Texas Public Law Section Robert Miller Ranked No. 1 Lobbyist in Texas
Locke Lord has once again held its position as the No. 1 Texas law firm lobby practice as ranked by Capitol Inside in its biennial Texas Lobby Power Rankings.
The following cases categorized as "other" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 5. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:
The following cases categorized as "damages or injury (auto)" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 5. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact: