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Customer accuses AT&T of harassing her for debt collection

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

HOUSTON — A Montgomery County woman is suing AT&T, alleging she was harassed for debt collection.

Welder alleges Colorado company failed to pay overtime

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON — A Colroado man is filing a class action lawsuit against his employer, alleging that he was not paid for overtime hours worked.

Rosenberg police sergeant alleges termination violated procedural due process

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON — A police sergeant is suing his department, alleging he was terminated in violation of procedural due process.

CPA accuses business partner of fraud

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON — A certified public accountant is suing her business partner, alleging fraud.

Woman says machine shop fired her because of medical condition affecting hip joint

By John Suayan | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON – A local machine shop is accused of terminating a woman with a medical condition affecting her hip, recent Harris County District Court records show.

First responder files wrongful termination suit, citing age discrimination

By John Suayan | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON – Attorney Woodrow Epperson, of Kerrville, has filed a state district lawsuit on behalf of a man who asserts that Harris County Emergency Services District No. 48 terminated him because of his age.

Uber pushes back against rider's lawsuit over alleged assault by driver

By John Suayan | Apr 3, 2019

HOUSTON – Sued almost two months ago after one of its drivers allegedly assaulted a female passenger, Uber Technologies, Inc. recently pushed back against the rider’s lawsuit.

Galveston bar sued over death of cyclist files original answer

By John Suayan | Apr 2, 2019

GALVESTON – The defendant in a February wrongful death lawsuit arising from a single-vehicle accident last year that claimed the life of a bicyclist has issued a formal response to the allegations against it, recent Galveston County District Court records show.

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Webinar on intellectual property available for entrepreneurs, business owners

By Charmaine Little | Apr 2, 2019

Founders and entrepreneurs of blooming businesses are encouraged to get educated on all things intellectual property in one of Financial Poise’s latest webinars, IP-101: What Every Founder/Entrepreneur Must Know. The on-demand webinar, which is sponsored by EisnerAmper, is slated to give special advice for those who have launched their own startup businesses.

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Working With Experts webinar planned for April 24

By Charmaine Little | Apr 2, 2019

The Working With Experts course will soon be available for Financial Poise Webinars' Newbie Litigator School’s Winter/Spring 2019 session. It will take place Wednesday, April 24 from 1-2 p.m. Central Standard Time.

METRO named in wrongful death suit claiming train fatally struck pedestrian

By John Suayan | Apr 2, 2019

HOUSTON – Theresa Baranowski, of Harris County, has brought a wrongful death lawsuit against the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County.

Woodlands Mercedes dealership fired teen employee for performing jury duty, suit alleges

By John Suayan | Apr 1, 2019

HOUSTON – It is said that an individual called for jury duty is performing a noble service to the community. However, a fresh high school graduate asserts that a car dealership in The Woodlands terminated him for serving on a jury in Harris County.

Sprint accused of harassing consumer

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 29, 2019

TYLER — A Chandler man is suing Sprint, alleging illegal debt collection practices.

Woman's suit chastises TitleMax's seizure of vehicle

By John Suayan | Mar 29, 2019

HOUSTON – Marissa Harris, of Harris County, is suing TitleMax of Texas, Inc. over what she asserts was a wrongful repossession of her vehicle.

Veterinarian arrested for sexual assault faces lawsuit from alleged victim's parents

By John Suayan | Mar 29, 2019

GALVESTON – Samantha Martinez of the Martinez Firm, PLLC in Houston and Daniel B. Cratty of the Cratty Law Firm, PLLC in Sugar Land have filed a lawsuit for a local couple who alleges that a veterinarian sexually assaulted their daughter.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By John Suayan | Mar 29, 2019

Mar. 28 MARSHALL DIVISION 2:19-cv-00106-JRG FIRST-CLASS MONITORING, LLC V. UNITED PARCEL SERVICE OF AMERICA, INC.

Businesswoman alleges partners forced her out of company operations

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 28, 2019

HOUSTON — A Montgomery County woman is suing her business partners, alleging they forced her out of involvement with the company but refused to buy her out.

Fired employee alleges age discrimination

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 28, 2019

SHERMAN — A Denton County woman is suing her former employer, alleging she was given poor treatment due to her age and terminated for unfair reasons.

Baytown couple alleges construction company diverted water onto their property

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 28, 2019

HOUSTON — A Baytown couple is suing a construction company, alleging that water was negligently diverted onto their property and caused immense damages.

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