News from February 2019

Former Perry Homes employee claims he was terminated in retaliation after reporting alleged violations

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A Harris County man alleges he was terminated in retaliation for objecting to the practices of his former employer.

Crewmember seeks damages from Edison Chouest Offshore over fall on vessel

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A Louisiana seaman alleges he was injured while working on a vessel owned by Houston companies because of a rug or mat.

Property owners allege Majestic Stone performed 'shoddy work'

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A Houston business is alleged to have performed defective work at a Webster property.

Ross Dress for Less employee alleges she was injured while stocking shelves

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A woman alleges she was injured while stocking shelves for her department store employer and is seeking more than $200,000 in monetary relief.

Case activity for Freddye Hare vs Timothy Platt on Feb. 6

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 6, 2019

The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activities in the suit brought by Freddye Hare against Timothy Platt on Feb. 6:

Jefferson County District Court: Actions Taken on Feb. 6

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 6, 2019

The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activity on Feb. 6 in the suits below:

Feb. 6: Jefferson County District Court docket for judgment nisi cases

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 6, 2019

The following cases categorized as "judgment nisi" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 6. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Feb. 6: Jefferson County District Court docket for other cases

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 6, 2019

The following cases categorized as "other" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 6. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Jacqueline Owens vs Huntington Peter Guillory on Feb. 6

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 6, 2019

The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activities in the suit brought by Jacqueline Owens against Huntington Peter Guillory on Feb. 6:

Case activity for Mobiloil Federal Credit Union vs Jana L Miller on Feb. 6

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 6, 2019

The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activities in the suit brought by Mobiloil Federal Credit Union against Jana L Miller on Feb. 6:

Court activity on Feb. 6: State of Texas vs Holly Marie Granger

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 6, 2019

The Jefferson County District Court reported the following activity in the suit brought by State of Texas against Holly Marie Granger, Stan Stanley and Allied Bail Bonds on Feb. 6: 'Waiver'

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Continues Strategic Growth of its Corporate Practice with the Addition of Carlos Treistman in Houston

By Press release submission | Feb 6, 2019

Respected Texas corporate standout Carlos Treistman has joined global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP in Houston.

Collision shop employee alleges injuries from exploding tire

By John Suayan | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A north Houston collision shop and its proprietor have been sued by an employee who claims that he was injured by an exploding tire last year.

Feb. 6: Jefferson County District Court docket for damages or injury (auto) cases

By The SE Texas Record | Feb 6, 2019

The following cases categorized as "damages or injury (auto)" cases were on the docket in the Jefferson County District Court on Feb. 6. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Federal judge to decide whether to remand case against Harris County judge back to state court

By Gabriel Neves | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – As the U.S. Senate considers the Guardianship Accountability Act, a federal judge in Houston is considering the responses to his order for supplemental briefing in a case against a Harris County judge over the 2014 death of a woman in a nursing home.

'Uh-oh': man takes medical spa to court over laser hair removal burns

By John Suayan | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON – A local man’s trip to a medical spa resulted in him suffering laser burns, a state district lawsuit asserts.

HC Attorney Ryan sues Kuraray for 2018 explosion, alleges Clean Air Act violations

By David Yates | Feb 6, 2019

HOUSTON - Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan has filed a lawsuit against Kuraray America for violations of the Texas Clean Air Act. The violations allegedly occurred as a result of an explosion and flash fire that occurred at the company’s Pasadena manufacturing plant in May 2018.

Denied: Injunction seeking to stop Port Arthur from demolishing Harvey-damaged building

By David Yates | Feb 6, 2019

BEAUMONT – A district judge has denied an injunction seeking to stop the city of Port Arthur from demolishing a building that was damaged during Hurricane Harvey.

Ferguson Law brings multi-million dollar suits against Pizza Hut for delivery driver collisions

By David Yates | Feb 6, 2019

BEAUMONT – One the same day, The Ferguson Law Firm brought two lawsuits against Pizza Hut, each seeking more than $1 million in damages for automobile collisions allegedly caused by delivery drivers.

Businesses misrepresented shower door's durability to customer, court papers assert

By John Suayan | Feb 7, 2019

HOUSTON – A Montgomery County woman’s state district lawsuit holds three businesses responsible for an allegedly faulty shower door.

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