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Brent Coon & Associates Announces International Expansion

Brent Coon & Associates Announces International Expansion Launches Expansive Hispanic Program and New Offices in Mexico City Brent Coon & Associates is excited to announce the expansion of our Houston- based office into full service legal representation to the Hispanic and Latino community and the opening of an office in Mexico City.  This segment of…

Boeing Finally Settles Lawsuit of Deadly Spanair Crash After 15 Years of Legal Battles

PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT Boeing Finally Settles Lawsuit of Deadly Spanair Crash After 15 Years of Legal Battles Boeing has finally settled for an undisclosed amount in the lawsuit that resulted from the deaths of 154 passengers and crewmembers in Spain over 15 years ago.  The case was brought against Boeing as the manufacturer of the ill-…

League City House Explosion – TRO filed against Centerpoint – On-site inspection reveals new information – Press Conference Called

PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT League City House Explosion – TRO filed against Centerpoint – On-site inspection reveals new information – Press Conference Called November 30, 2022, 9am CST – Several homeowner residents in La Porte Texas have filed a temporary restraining order and a multi-million dollar lawsuit against Centerpoint Energy of Houston for damages associated with a…

Why is one of the deadliest crashes in aviation history yet to be resolved after 15 years?

PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT Why is one of the deadliest crashes in aviation history yet to be resolved after 15 years? THE SAGA OF SPANAIR FLIGHT 5022 ADDITIONAL OVERVIEWS, REPORTS, AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST 12/14/2023 – Courts in Spain are finally allowing a trial to move forward next month on Spanair flight JK5022 which crashed on…

Brent Coon Alleges Live Nation, Travis Scott, and Others Were Negligent

PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT 11/11/2021 To view a brief video statement from Brent Coon and/or download the legal petition – click here. Yesterday, attorney Brent Coon filed a lawsuit on behalf of Nhan Nguyen, whose son was injured at that Astroworld Festival on November 5, 2021. The lawsuit alleges that Live Nation, Travis Scott, and others were…

TPC GROUP FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY AS LAW SUITS CONTINUE

TPC Group has filed for bankruptcy protection with the bankruptcy court in Delaware. TPC Group is a privately held entity, so little has been known publicly about their financial situation since the multiple explosions ripped through their Port Neches, Texas Butadiene plant the week of Thanksgiving 2019. Thousands of homeowners were subject to a mandatory…

BRENT COON & ASSOCIATES FILES RESTRAINING ORDERS AND LAWSUITS OVER NEDERLAND GAS LEAK: NEW DETAILS UNCOVERED AND INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATIONS INITIATED

The leak of deadly Hydrogen Sulfide gas and other dangerous chemicals at the Nederland Tank Wash resulted in vapor pouring into the atmosphere and flooding the neighborhoods with noxious and toxic fumes for almost a week now. Locals were eventually advised to either evacuate or shelter in place to reduce exposure risks. Local attorney Brent…

Brent Coon and Associates Law Firm wins $1.3M Railroad Worker Verdict

  Following an eight-day jury trial in Visalia, CA, a Tulare County jury awarded Dennis Jordan $1.3M in damages. The case was tried by Brent Coon and Associate’s (BCA) California counsel James Morris and concluded March 01, 2020.  The case was filed against his employer, Union Pacific, under the Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA). The…

New Developments In The Harvey Addicks And Barker Reservoir Case

A decision was announced on December 17, 2019  by the Judge in reservoir litigation in the United States court of Federal Claims in Washington, DC. The decision followed a 10 day trial that was held in Houston, TX starting May 6, 2019. This was the very first trial of the first 13 “test” or “bellwether”…

TPC declared high priority violator by EPA following plant explosions

The Southeast Texas chemical manufacturing plant, owned by Houston-based Texas Petroleum Chemical Group, has a long history of environmental violations and been out of compliance with federal clean air laws for years. Brent Coon & Associates is taking claims regarding the TPC explosion. Click here to learn more. The Port Neches chemical plant where two…

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‘Pennies on the dollar’ – Port Neches residents, local lawyers say TPC plea deal doesn’t add up

By Courtney Pedersen Staff writer   TPC Group’s agreement to pay $30 million in penalties for violating the Clean Air Act could limit the money available for residents still caught up in legal limbo as a result of the company’s explosion in Jefferson County in 2019, according to two local attorneys representing local residents. The…

BREAKING: TPC to pay more than $30 million in criminal fines and penalties

Port Neches — The Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency have announced the filing of a felony criminal charge and related civil complaint against TPC, with the company pleading guilty to violating the Clean Air Act and agreeing to pay more than $30 million in criminal fines and penalties linked to the devastating…

How Can a Beaumont Car Accident Lawyer Help Me?

While they are fairly common, all of us wish never to experience the consequences of a car crash. When the worst happens, however, it’s important to be prepared. Seeking legal assistance from a Beaumont car accident lawyer after your crash is a non-negotiable step. The way you recover from the crash is very much dependent…