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Deepwater Horizon fee committee named; Plaintiffs’ attorneys to make suggestions on own pay

Jul. 24, 2015, 1:21pm by Kyle Barnett

NEW ORLEANS – A group of plaintiffs’ attorneys involved in the Deepwater Horizon settlement have been appointed to oversee suggestions for the pay they will receive for settling the case. more...

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Worker alleges reprisal for challenging harassment

Jul. 28, 2015, 2:10pm by Carol Ostrow

A Louisiana woman is suing an Illinois-based company, alleging unlawful retaliatory discharge, gender discrimination and breach of contract.

Offshore fall provokes well worker to sue vessel owners

Jul. 28, 2015, 1:27pm by Carol Ostrow

A Mississippi resident is suing a Louisiana business and its owners, alleging negligence in connection with a 2014 work-related injury attributed to poor staffing.

Woman sues school, alleges her son was sexually harassed by teacher

Jul. 27, 2015, 3:30pm by Andrey Burin

NEW ORLEANS — The mother of a high school sophomore is suing the charter school that he attended claiming that he was harassed by a teacher in the form of sexually explicit cell phone messages several times throughout his studies.

New Orleans Music Hall of Fame sued by woman who alleges she lent initial start-up money

Jul. 27, 2015, 3:25pm by Andrey Burin

NEW ORLEANS – A woman who claims she lent money to facilitate the creation of the New Orleans Music Hall of Fame is suing the Hall for allegedly not paying her back what she claims was a loan.

Convenience store worker sues delivery man after alleged assault

Jul. 27, 2015, 3:21pm by Andrey Burin

NEW ORLEANS – A convenience store employee is suing a food distribution company claiming that its employee entered the store to make a delivery and subsequently assaulted the plaintiff after he refused the order due to poor meat quality.

Seaman sues employer over vehicular mishap

Jul. 27, 2015, 11:04am by Carol Ostrow

A seaman is suing his employer in connection with a 2015 Jefferson Parish roadway accident that he claims left him impaired.

Minority educator and coach sues school over job loss

Jul. 27, 2015, 10:41am by Carol Ostrow

A former school employee is suing a school on charges of race discrimination in connection with her 2015 termination.

Woman sues, claims building owner is responsible for broken teeth, arm

Jul. 27, 2015, 7:51am by Kyle Barnett

GRETNA – A commercial building owner is being sued by a woman who claims she broke her teeth and her arm in a fall in a parking lot.

Contractor, Jefferson Parish sued by homeowner over alleged damage to home from vibrations

Jul. 27, 2015, 7:49am by Kyle Barnett

GRETNA – A homeowner is suing a contractor for allegedly damaging his home while doing demolition and construction work on his street.

Ochsner, doctors sued after stroke victim allegedly inhales food

Jul. 27, 2015, 7:47am by Kyle Barnett

GRETNA – A hospital and a group of doctors are being sued for allegedly not properly monitoring a stroke victim and improperly providing him with solid food that allegedly contributed to his death.