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Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By John Suayan | Nov 16, 2018

Nov. 15 MARSHALL DIVISION 2:18-cv-00488-JRG TSANN KUEN (ZHANGZHOU) ENTERPRISE CO., LTD. V. HUAYU ELECTRICAL APPLIANCE GROUP CO., LTD. ET AL

Repairman sues following fall from ladder

By John Suayan | Nov 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A purported fall from a ladder while attempting to repair a water leak at a west Houston warehouse has prompted a local man to pursue legal action against the property’s owner.

Woman brings wrongful termination suit against Lowe's

By John Suayan | Nov 16, 2018

LUFKIN – An East Texas woman claims that a North Carolina-based home improvement retail company wrongfully terminated her because of her race and gender.

Shopper who allegedly fell at Katy Aldi store seeks $1 million

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman is seeking $1 million after falling at a Katy grocery store.

Field supervisor alleges negligence of Patterson-UTI Energy caused cement head to strike him

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Bandera County man alleges he was injured on a work site because of the negligence of a Houston company's employee.

Star Furniture alleged to owe nearly $20,000 to truck rental company

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 16, 2018

GALVESTON – A Miami, Florida truck rental company alleges a Texas business failed to pay nearly $20,000 owed under their agreements.

Woman alleges chair at Target broke and caused fall, seeks $200,000

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 16, 2018

GALVESTON – A Target customer alleges she was injured at the food service area when the chair she was sitting on broke.

Damages sought from Thind Transport over amputation of fingers allegedly caused by gate

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County man is seeking damages after a gate near a Katy property shut on his hand and amputated fingers.

Paralyzed worker seeks $1 million from Continental Properties, others

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A worker is seeking $1 million from the owners of a property after he fell while working and was paralyzed.

Harris County woman seeks $200,000 from dentist over alleged punctured sinus

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County woman alleges a dentist punctured her sinus during a procedure and she needed further surgeries and treatments.

Kung Fu Saloon patron alleges substance on floor caused fall onto broken glass

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County resident alleges a clear substance on the floor caused her to fall and land on broken glass.

Physician sues Houston Forensic Science Center for defamation

By John Suayan | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A physician formerly employed by the Houston Forensic Science Center is suing the local government corporation for defamation, recent Harris County District Court records show.

14th Court of Appeals affirms jury's finding that BFI Waste Services driver was not negligent in fatal crash

By Gabriel Neves | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – An appellate court has affirmed the decision of a Galveston County court in a negligence case regarding a fatal accident with a recycling truck.

Man fights shoplifting accusation with lawsuit

By John Suayan | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A local man alleges in a state district lawsuit that a home improvement retail company wrongfully accused him of shoplifting.

Court papers assert subdivision's development in low-lying area enabled flooding from Harvey

By John Suayan | Nov 15, 2018

HOUSTON – Four Sugar Land residents have pursued legal action in response to Hurricane Harvey-related flooding to their master planned community, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Motorist seeks damages from Newtron Beaumont, driver over Bridge City collision

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 15, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Jefferson County man alleges he was injured in a collision with a Newtron Beaumont employee in Bridge City.

Seaman claims neck injuries in collision between casino vessel, buoy

By John Suayan | Nov 15, 2018

GALVESTON – The law firm Pierce Skrabanek Bruera, PLLC in Houston has filed a lawsuit for a seaman who claims he was injured in a collision between his employer’s casino vessel and a stationary buoy.

Jones Act seaman alleges slippery deck caused fall, seeks $100,000 from employer

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 14, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Port Arthur seaman alleges a slippery deck caused him to injure his right side while working.

Smokin’ Reels of Texas sues insurers over boat damage claim

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 14, 2018

GALVESTON – The owners of a damaged vessel allege their insurers wrongfully denied their loss claim.

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