March 5

  • Rebecca Shomo vs. Laurie Louviere et al

    PA – John Morgan, J – Dennis Powell

    Individually and on behalf of her minor child, the plaintiff is suing the defendant for hitting her vehicle on Feb. 20.

    The plaintiff is also suing Matheson Tri-Gas for stopping in the roadway. The suit does not state where the incident occurred.

    The plaintiff alleges the defendant driver negligently failed to keep a proper lookout and is suing for past and future mental anguish, lost wages, medical expenses and impairment.

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    March 6

  • Platinum Seafood Services vs. Crumpler's Shipbuilding Co.

    PA – Larry Longer, J – Buddy Hahn

    On Oct. 27, 2008, the plaintiff brought in its ship the Miss Sheena to the defendant's facility for routine repair and maintenance. A week later, the ship sank while in dry dock.

    The plaintiff is suing the defendant for $397,000 to repair the water damage.

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  • Geneva Cline vs. Ronny Eugene McNorton & Shea Enterprises

    PA – Eric Newell, J – Pat Clark

    The plaintiff is suing the corporate defendant and one of its truck drivers, who allegedly struck the plaintiff's vehicle in the 1400 block of S. Main in Vidor.

    The plaintiff alleges the defendant driver negligently failed to keep a proper lookout and is suing for past and future mental anguish, lost wages, medical expenses and impairment.

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  • LC and Brenda Garison vs. Lake Ronel Oil Co.

    PA – Matthew Matheny, J – Buddy Hahn

    In October 2007, the defendant had begun seismic testing in the plaintiffs' neighborhood and allegedly failed to take the necessary precautions to protect their home.

    The plaintiffs are suing for actual and consequential damages, plus all court costs.

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    March 9

  • Paul Aguilar, Jr. vs. Paul Newman Carpenter and Ashley Aluminum

    PA – Thomas Barnes, J – Pat Clark

    The plaintiff is suing the defendants on behalf of his deceased daughter who died in a car wreck the defendants allegedly caused on March 19, 2007.

    The daughter was a passenger in one of Ashley Aluminum's 18 wheelers, which was driven by Carpenter, when the driver allegedly lost control and the truck burst into flames.

    The plaintiff alleges the defendant driver negligently failed to keep a proper lookout and is suing for past and future mental anguish, lost wages, medical expenses and impairment.

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  • Jimmie Livingston vs. National Lloyds Insurance Co.

    PA – Jon Burmeister, J – Dennis Powell

    The plaintiff is suing the insurance company for allegedly refusing to honor its policy for damages sustained during Hurricane Ike.

    The plaintiff claims the defendant breached its contract, committed DTPA violations and is also guilty of several insurance code violations.

    The plaintiff is seeking actual and consequential damages.

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    March 10

  • William and Ruby Denman vs. State Farm Lloyds et al

    PA – Steve Mostyn, J – Pat Clark

    The plaintiffs are suing the insurance company and several of its agents for allegedly refusing to honor its policy for damages sustained during Hurricane Rita.

    The plaintiffs claim the defendants breached their contract, committed DTPA violations and are also guilty of several insurance code violations.

    The plaintiffs are seeking actual and consequential damages.

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  • Lerylene Gunstream vs. National Lloyds Insurance Co.

    PA – Steve Mostyn, J – Pat Clark

    The plaintiff is suing the insurance company and several of its agents for allegedly refusing to honor its policy for damages sustained during Hurricane Ike.

    The plaintiff claims the defendant breached its contract, committed DTPA violations and is also guilty of several insurance code violations.

    The plaintiff is seeking actual and consequential damages.

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  • Harbor Hospital of Southeast Texas vs. Certain Underwriters at Lloyds, London et al

    PA – Steve Mostyn, J – Dennis Powell

    The plaintiff is suing the insurance company, and several of its agents, for allegedly refusing to honor its policy for damages sustained during Hurricane Ike.

    The plaintiff claims the defendant breached its contract, committed DTPA violations and is also guilty of several insurance code violations.

    The plaintiff is seeking actual and consequential damages.

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    March 13

  • Joyce Peck vs. State Farm Lloyds

    PA – Rocky Lawdermilk, J – Dennis Powell

    The plaintiff is suing the insurance company for allegedly refusing to honor its policy for damages sustained during Hurricane Ike.

    The plaintiff claims the defendant breached its contract, committed DTPA violations and is also guilty of several insurance code violations.

    The plaintiff is seeking actual and consequential damages.

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  • Peter Lynd vs. Dollar General Merchandising Inc.

    PA – Tim Ferguson, J – Dennis Powell

    On Sept. 1, 2007, the plaintiff was shopping at the Bridge City Dollar General when he slipped and fell on a "foreign substance."

    The plaintiff alleges the defendant was negligent for failing to maintain its premises and is suing for past and future mental anguish, lost wages, medical expenses and impairment.

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    March 16

  • James Jack vs. EPCO Inc. et al

    PA – Jamie Gary, J – Pat Clark

    On Aug. 4, 2007, one of the corporate defendant's truck drivers allegedly struck the vehicle in which the plaintiff was riding.

    The incident took place on I-10.

    The plaintiff alleges the defendant driver negligently failed to keep a proper lookout and is suing for past and future mental anguish, lost wages, medical expenses and impairment.

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