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Former Union Pacific Railroad conductor files suit seeking reinstatement after work injury

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Sep 3, 2018

HOUSTON – A railroad employee alleges that his employer took adverse actions against him after he was injured in an on-the-job accident.

Consumer files suit against Johnny Law Taylor Law PLLC over collection letter

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Sep 3, 2018

HOUSTON – A Katy law firm is alleged to have mailed a debt collection letter without the proper disclosures.

Lawsuit: woman sexually assaulted by male acquaintance in Kemah hotel room

By John Suayan | Sep 1, 2018

HOUSTON – Dallas law firm Carrington Coleman has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a woman who claims she was sexually assaulted in her Kemah hotel room, according to recent Harris County District Court records.

Woman accuses car dealership of accessing credit report without permission

By John Suayan | Sep 1, 2018

HOUSTON – A local woman’s lawsuit accuses a car dealership of accessing her credit report without her permission, recent Houston federal court records show.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By John Suayan | Aug 31, 2018

Aug. 30 MARSHALL DIVISION 2:18-cv-00381-JRG PACKET INTELLIGENCE LLC V. ERICSSON INC.

Entrepreneur claims shipment of t-shirts bore defects, files suit for $20K

By John Suayan | Aug 31, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County entrepreneur has pursued legal action over a huge batch of clothing he ordered that purportedly turned out defective.

Class action lawsuit filed against Tim Ables Trucking over allegations of unpaid overtime

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 30, 2018

MARSHALL – A former sand coordinator for a trucking company alleges he was misclassified as an independent contractor and is owed unpaid overtime wages.

Consumer claims Perfection Collection reported debt that does not belong to him

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 30, 2018

HOUSTON – A consumer alleges that a debt collector is reporting an alleged debt on his credit report that belongs to a different individual with the same name.

Former Goose Creek Consolidated ISD resource officer alleges she is owed unpaid wages

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 30, 2018

HOUSTON – A Huffman woman alleges she was not paid for all overtime hours worked by her former school district employer.

Pathologist's suit asserts wrongful termination for refusal to violate state, federal laws

By John Suayan | Aug 30, 2018

HOUSTON – A pathologist has brought a wrongful termination lawsuit against Regional Pathology Associates and Community Medical Center Foundation.

Survivor of 2016 La. plane crash pursues legal action

By John Suayan | Aug 30, 2018

HOUSTON – A lawsuit has been filed in response to a 2016 plane crash near New Orleans, according to recent Harris County District Court records.

Defendants in 'swing chair' suit provide formal responses

By John Suayan | Aug 30, 2018

HOUSTON – Two of the defendants in a state district lawsuit filed after a female diner’s alleged fall from a seat at a German restaurant have provided original answers, per recent Harris County District Court records.

Court dismisses patent infringement claims against TCT Mobile

By Charmaine Little | Aug 29, 2018

MARSHALL – A smartphone patent lawsuit has been dismissed in the Tyler Division of the Eastern District of Texas.

2 women appointed to Texas judicial conduct commission

By Justin Stoltzfus | Aug 29, 2018

AUSTIN -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has appointed two women to the State Commission on Judicial Conduct.

Corn case attorney says $150 million fee is justified

By John Sammon | Aug 29, 2018

SAN ANTONIO – Texas attorney Mikal C. Watts said his attempt to garner at least $150 million in attorney fees from a $1.5 billion court settlement against Switzerland-based Syngenta AG, a global agribusiness chemical company accused of damaging U.S. farmers with genetically altered corn, is justified.

Universal Technical Institute alleged to have wrongfully terminated program director

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 29, 2018

HOUSTON – An African-American man alleges he was wrongfully terminated from his position at a technical school.

Home Depot employee says retailer fired him because of race, age

By John Suayan | Aug 29, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County man alleges Home Depot U.S.A., Inc. terminated him because of his age and race.

Paxton opinion: Special assessments related to PACE Act treated similar to real estate taxes

By Dawn Geske | Aug 29, 2018

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton has stated that contractual assessments related to an act regarding property improvements to decrease water demand and consumption are treated similar to real estate taxes.

Cole Enterprises International Tubular Service alleged to owe former worker unpaid back wages

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 29, 2018

HOUSTON – An oilfield service company headquartered in Conroe is alleged to have misclassified a former worker as an independent contractor.

Houston Methodist Hospital nurse alleges she was terminated in retaliation for filing complaint

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 29, 2018

HOUSTON – A registered nurse alleges she was terminated by a Harris County hospital for illegal reasons.

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