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TX: Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Over Gulf Oil Rig Explosion, Fire

HOUSTON , TX - Attorneys with the Houston trial law firm Arnold & Itkin LLP yesterday filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the family of Aaron Dale Burkeen , one of 11 men still missing after the recent oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico . A resident of Philadelphia, Miss. , Mr. Burkeen...

TX: Harris County Jury Awards $1.55M to Worker Injured at Maritime Terminal

HOUSTON, TX - An international container terminal operating company that offered to pay only $35,000 to a worker seriously injured by an employee driving a yard truck must pay the injured man $1.55 million, a Texas jury has ruled. The injured man, Gilberto Villegas, was represented in the Harris County...