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Former administrator alleges Altus Bayton Hospital terminated her in retaliation

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 12, 2018

HOUSTON – A woman alleges she was terminated in retaliation from her position as a hospital administrator because of her disability and reporting of an alleged violation.

Recent file infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

By John Suayan | Nov 9, 2018

Nov. 8 MARSHALL DIVISION 2:18-cv-00480-JRG VINDOLOR, LLC V. DISCOUNT TIRE COMPANY OF TEXAS, INCORPORATED

Consumer alleges DirecTV accessed consumer report without permission

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 9, 2018

HOUSTON – DirecTV is alleged to have accessed a Houston man's consumer report without his knowledge or consent.

Former field clerks allege Wood Group USA did not pay overtime wages

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 9, 2018

HOUSTON – Individuals residing in Michigan and Louisiana allege a Houston-headquartered company failed to pay them for their overtime work.

Woman sues respiratory therapy services provider for age, disability discrimination

By John Suayan | Nov 9, 2018

TEXARKANA – A Clearwater, Fla.-based business specializing in respiratory therapy services has been sued for wrongful termination, recent Texarkana federal court records show.

Paralegal sues over purported lack of overtime pay

By John Suayan | Nov 9, 2018

HOUSTON – A federal lawsuit accuses a Fort Bend County attorney of not paying a paralegal overtime.

Woman claims HVAC contractor demoted her for taking maternity leave

By John Suayan | Nov 8, 2018

HOUSTON – A federal lawsuit accuses a local HVAC contractor of discriminating against a former employee for taking maternity leave last year.

Orange Co. sued after man previously in custody of sheriff's office dies by suicide

By John Suayan | Nov 8, 2018

BEAUMONT – Port Arthur attorney Peter F. Doyle, Jr. has filed a federal lawsuit against Orange County and others on allegations the defendants neglected to follow an “emergency commitment order” after they took an area man into custody two years ago.

JE Dunn Construction, driver sued over fatal Highway 290 crash

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 7, 2018

HOUSTON – Two Louisiana residents allege the failure of a Deer Park driver to operate his employer's vehicle safely caused a fatal collision.

Federal lawsuit filed against Plano PD, plaintiff claims officer used Taser 'without probable cause'

By John Suayan | Nov 7, 2018

SHERMAN – The City of Plano and its police department have been implicated in a federal lawsuit filed by a Lewisville man who claims an officer used excessive force on him “without probable cause.”

Construction worker alleges Gulf Coast Pavers owes unpaid overtime compensation

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 6, 2018

HOUSTON – A construction worker alleges his former employer failed to pay him the appropriate rate for overtime work.

Hunters sue over scarcity of 'shootable' bears, claim lack of one-on-one guides ruined Alaskan expedition

By John Suayan | Nov 6, 2018

HOUSTON – Three local men have filed a state district lawsuit against Alaska-based Cavner & Julian, Inc. after a hunting expedition earlier this year reportedly failed to meet their expectations.

Atlas Van Lines, Effort Enterprises of Dallas alleged to have damaged couple's belongings in move

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 6, 2018

SHERMAN – A couple who moved from Frisco to Massachusetts allege the movers they hired damaged their belongings and abandoned the job.

Fort Bend Co. woman alleges termination from Booz Allen rooted in racial discrimination

By John Suayan | Nov 6, 2018

HOUSTON – A Fort Bend County woman’s federal lawsuit accuses Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc. of firing her because she is black.

Security business sued over failed alarm system enters motion to compel mediation

By John Suayan | Nov 6, 2018

HOUSTON – A Tulsa, Okla.-based security business sued in response to an alleged four-hour burglary is requesting a state district court to grant its motion to compel mediation.

State district judge approves nonsuit of legal malpractice case against divorce attorney

By John Suayan | Nov 5, 2018

HOUSTON – A two-month-old legal malpractice lawsuit against a local divorce attorney was recently nonsuited, per Harris County District Court records.

Man alleges Principal Finance Group only paid partial payment under life insurance policy

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 5, 2018

HOUSTON – A Highlands man alleges he was wrongfully denied benefits from his late wife's voluntary spouse term life insurance plan.

Egdy Labs alleges former employee's 'ineptitude' cost it thousands in lost profits

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 5, 2018

HOUSTON – A Houston tech startup alleges an Ohio woman misrepresented her qualifications on a resume she submitted before she was hired.

Fla. man sues recently merged company for wrongful termination

By John Suayan | Nov 2, 2018

HOUSTON – A Florida man has brought a federal wrongful termination lawsuit against a recently merged engineering, procurement and construction company, alleging that he was fired because of his age.

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