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State district judge issues order resetting trial in 2016 restaurant assault case

John Suayan Sep. 15, 2017, 1:41pm

HOUSTON – A local state district judge issued an order resetting the trial in a 2016 lawsuit claiming the son of a professional basketball superstar was assaulted and robbed at a Houston restaurant, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Individuals allege they were not paid for work by MZKV Coastal Realty LLC

Philip Gonzales Sep. 15, 2017, 1:35pm

GALVESTON – Subcontractors allege that they were not compensated for work on construction projects.

Property owner alleges Southeast Texas Engineering & Inspections breached contract

Philip Gonzales Sep. 15, 2017, 1:28pm

GALVESTON – A Galveston County property owner alleges a consultant hired for home improvement work failed to perform the necessary services he needed.

Walgreens clerk alleges she was subjected to hostile work environment

Philip Gonzales Sep. 15, 2017, 1:20pm

BEAUMONT – A Beaumont woman alleges her employer discriminated against her because of her medical disabilities.

Kemah individuals allege home, pool were not constructed with industry standards

Philip Gonzales Sep. 15, 2017, 1:07pm

GALVESTON – A Kemah couple alleges that a home and swimming pool they had constructed has defects.

Worker claims Ellison Steel Inc., Saber Construction Inc. failed to provide safe environment

Philip Gonzales Sep. 15, 2017, 12:32pm

HOUSTON – A construction worker is seeking damages after he was allegedly injured at a Conroe project because of an unsafe work environment.

Arandas Franchises Inc. employee alleges he is owed unpaid wages

Philip Gonzales Sep. 15, 2017, 12:20pm

HOUSTON – A bakery franchise employee alleges he was not paid for all hours worked.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Sep. 15, 2017, 11:49am

ELECTRONIC RECEIPTS DELIVERY SYSTEMS, LLC V. BEST BUY STORES, L.P. 2:17-cv-00629-JRG

Justices affirm ExxonMobil’s summary judgment win in discrimination lawsuit

David Yates Sep. 14, 2017, 12:34pm

HOUSTON – A lower court was right in its decision to grant summary judgment to ExxonMobil in an age discrimination lawsuit brought by a former employee, a Texas appellate court recently opined.

Man seeks more than $200,000 after fall at Texas City McDonald's

Philip Gonzales Sep. 14, 2017, 12:19pm

GALVESTON – A patron at a Texas City McDonald's alleges he was injured in a fall caused by a wet floor.

Westwood Management District alleges company was negligent in detention pond work

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 14, 2017, 12:12pm

GALVESTON – A special district in Galveston County alleges that a consulting engineer made unnecessary trips during the construction of a detention pond.

Hoodz of East Houston files suit against former employee and his competing business

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 14, 2017, 11:55am

HOUSTON – A restaurant service company is accusing a former employee of interfering with its business relationships.

Oprah Winfrey sued for $100M, man alleges TV star breached contract by not promoting his book

David Yates Sep. 14, 2017, 10:53am

HOUSTON – Famed talk show host Oprah Winfrey has been hit with a $100 million breach of contract suit.

Centerpoint Energy Resources Corp. seeks reimbursement after gas line was hit

Philip Gonzales Sep. 14, 2017, 6:43am

GALVESTON – An energy company alleges service was disrupted to its customers after a Houston construction company struck a marked gas line.

Liberty Maritime Corp. seaman seeks damages for alleged injuries

Philip Gonzales Sep. 13, 2017, 5:37pm

GALVESTON – A Jones Act seaman alleges he was injured because of an unsafe work environment.

El Rancho Mexican Restaurant employees file suit over burn injuries suffered while working

Lhalie Castillo Sep. 13, 2017, 5:24pm

HOUSTON – Two employees of a Houston restaurant allege that the business failed to maintain its equipment, causing injuries.

Jefferson County 60th District Court Docket: October 2017

John Suayan Sep. 13, 2017, 5:10pm

ANDREA RENEE LAWSON, ATTY DYKEMAN, GREG M vs. JEPSON-BLUHM LLC, NO COUNSEL

Jefferson County 172nd District Court Docket: August 2017

John Suayan Sep. 13, 2017, 5:07pm

MICHAEL STELLY, ATTY. ANTHONY MALLEY III vs. OILTAKING OF BEAUMONT LP ET AL, ATTY. DAVID L BARRON ET AL

Part-time HEB parking lot attendant alleges windmill blades injured ankle

Philip Gonzales Sep. 13, 2017, 5:04pm

GALVESTON – A minor and his next of friend have filed a suit against HEB Grocery Co. after a windmill injured him at the store.

Man alleges Shell Exploration & Production discriminated against him because of hearing disability

Philip Gonzales Sep. 13, 2017, 4:49pm

HOUSTON – A Houston man alleges that he was discriminated against by Shell Exploration & Production Co. because of his disability.