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Former Matagorda Co. road crew worker alleges racial discrimination from commissioner

By John Suayan | Aug 16, 2018

GALVESTON – A Southeast Texas county and one of its commissioners face allegations of racial discrimination from a former employee.

Claims professional brings wrongful termination case against Travelers

By John Suayan | Aug 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County man asserts that Travelers fired him because he took time off to tend to his medical condition.

'Somebody like you': Harris Co. man asserts Exxon Mobil Corp. terminated him because of Hungarian origin

By John Suayan | Aug 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County man is suing the Exxon Mobil Corp. for wrongful termination, asserting the multinational oil and gas corporation fired him because he is a Hungarian national.

Parents sue daycare following child's death on school bus

By John Suayan | Aug 16, 2018

HOUSTON – The parents of a child who perished from being left inside a daycare bus last month have sued the facility.

Former employee files age, gender discrimination suit against Centerpoint Energy Houston Electric

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 16, 2018

HOUSTON – A Fort Bend County man alleges he was discriminated against because of his age and gender by his former employer.

Former employee of Walmart distribution center alleges race was factor in termination

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 16, 2018

GALVESTON – An African-American male alleges his race was a factor in his termination from a Baytown distribution center.

Papa John's sued after employee assaults customer

By John Suayan | Aug 15, 2018

HOUSTON – Papa John’s USA, Inc. and ZTF Enterprise, Inc. face a lawsuit from a customer who alleges he was assaulted by one of their employees two years ago, according to recent Harris County District Court records.

Woman claims identity was stolen and she does not owe alleged debt to Conn's

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 15, 2018

SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio consumer alleges a Beaumont-based retail home appliance store chain keeps calling her over an alleged debt she does not owe.

Indigo Minerals alleged to have terminated Conroe man because of age

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 15, 2018

HOUSTON – A 65-year-old Conroe man alleges his age was a factor in his termination from a natural gas producer.

Former City Ambulance Services EMTs, paramedics allege they are owed unpaid wages

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 15, 2018

SAN ANTONIO – An ambulance service is alleged to have failed to pay former workers the correct premium for overtime work.

Discrimination suit filed against city of Houston by terminated firefighter

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 15, 2018

HOUSTON – An African-American man alleges that discrimination was a factor in his termination from the Houston Fire Department.

More than $1 million sought from CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, others over worker's death

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 15, 2018

HOUSTON – Two Missouri residents are seeking more than $1 million after their decedent was electrocuted while working in Harris County and later died from his injuries.

Seaman claims mold on employers' vessel caused him to experience health problems

By John Suayan | Aug 14, 2018

GALVESTON – A lawsuit claims a seaman suffered breathing problems, diabetes, and blindness because of mold exposure on his employers’ vessel.

Driver injured in I-30 crash alleges B & A Carrier driver failed to control speed

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 14, 2018

MARSHALL – A Harrison County resident alleges a tractor-trailer driver failed to control his speed and caused a collision in Bowie County.

American Fisheries loses appeal on attorney fees in settlement case with National Honey

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 14, 2018

HOUSTON – A fishing company has lost an appeal on the enforcement of a settlement and the payment of attorney fees.

Appellate court reverses ruling in Alief ISD discrimination case

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 14, 2018

HOUSTON – Alief Independent School District (AISD) obtained a favorable decision on an appeal against a former employee in an employment discrimination suit.

Houston Pilots Association keeps immunity on appeal

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 14, 2018

HOUSTON – The Houston Pilots Association was declared immune of liability in an appeal of a ruling regarding an accident that involved two vessels piloted by two of its members.

Consumer alleges Alltran Financial unlawfully threatened legal action

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 14, 2018

HOUSTON – A Houston debt collector is alleged to have unlawfully threatened legal action against a consumer over an alleged debt she claims is in error.

Individual alleges lien on Houston property is fraudulent

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 14, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County resident alleges a lien placed on a Houston property is fraudulent.

$100M defamation suit alleges Charles Schwab cut ties with Chapwood Investment over NPR story

By John Suayan | Aug 13, 2018

SHERMAN – A federal defamation lawsuit asserts that Charles Schwab Corp. was influenced by negative media reports about Chapwood Capital Investment Management, LLC in its decision to sever its professional relationship with the suburban Dallas-based firm.

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