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Elevator door slams shut on woman, results in lawsuit

Eliza Walker Dec. 30, 2013, 4:16pm

Michael S. Bradner Jr.

Appeals Court affirms Benefits Review Board’s decision in offshore permanent disability benefits case

Eliza Walker Dec. 27, 2013, 4:30pm

U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals

Family Dollar Stores sued after customer slips on unknown substance

Eliza Walker Dec. 26, 2013, 3:10pm

NEW ORLEANS – A customer has filed suit against a local discount retailer after he slipped and fell on an unknown substance while shopping.

Woman sidesteps dancing girl in Winn-Dixie, falls on blackened banana peel, files suit

Eliza Walker Dec. 24, 2013, 12:38pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman is suing a local grocery store after she was injured  after slipping and falling on a blackened banana peel while trying to avoid a young girl dancing in the aisle.

Man sues Sci Tech Elementary after bathroom stall door injures foot

Eliza Walker Dec. 23, 2013, 1:38pm

NEW ORLEANS – A man is suing a local elementary school for failing to prevent the door of a bathroom stall from falling off its hinges and injuring him.

Son sues over father's asbestos exposure, mesothelioma

Eliza Walker Dec. 19, 2013, 5:16pm

NEW ORLEANS – A man has filed suit against a number of defendants after the death of his father who allegedly contracted malignant mesothelioma from repeated environmental and occupational asbestos exposure.

Harrah’s employee sues Hilton after falling in parking lot

Eliza Walker Dec. 18, 2013, 6:18pm

Phyllis C. Coci

Lycee Francais de la Nouvelle Orleans sued for firing teacher without notice, failing to pay wages

Eliza Walker Dec. 18, 2013, 6:16pm

NEW ORLEANS – A former teacher at the Lycee Francais filed suit after she was fired without notice, and did not receive her remaining payments due under the annual salary and term of employment.Darleen Mipro filed suit against the Lycee Francais de la Nouvelle Orleans Inc. in the Orleans Parish Civil District Court.The suit states that in August 2012, the plaintiff entered into a one-year employment

Pediatrician allegedly injured by falling exhibit booth at convention center sues

Eliza Walker Dec. 16, 2013, 7:27pm

Richard P. Voorhies

City of College Station sues insurance company over alleged failure to cover realty company’s suit against city

Eliza Walker Dec. 16, 2013, 7:21pm

U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals

Concerned Citizens of Eastover file petition concerning constitutionality of proposed bill

Eliza Walker Dec. 13, 2013, 4:34pm

Henry L. Klein

Seamen sues employer after marine accident

Eliza Walker Dec. 13, 2013, 4:28pm

Timothy J. Young

Woman sues Winn-Dixie over alleged failure to clean up pork blood on the floor

Eliza Walker Dec. 12, 2013, 4:24pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman who allegedly slipped on pork blood in the meat aisle of a corporate grocery store has filed suit.

Subcontractor sues general contrctor for $27K over alleged failure to pay

Eliza Walker Dec. 12, 2013, 4:18pm

Cameron C. Gamble

Mother sues International School of Louisiana after twisting her ankle

Eliza Walker Dec. 10, 2013, 3:39pm

NEW ORLEANS – A mother who was attending parent-teacher conferences at her child’s school filed suit after she twisted her ankle on an uneven staircase.

Burger King franchise sued for $75K over bathroom injury

Eliza Walker Dec. 6, 2013, 4:16pm

Darleen M. Jacobs

Wrongful death suit filed after tenant found dead in stream at apartment complex

Eliza Walker Dec. 5, 2013, 5:18pm

Daryl A. Gray

Allegedly defective post-operative shoe prompts lawsuit

Eliza Walker Dec. 5, 2013, 5:01pm

Laurence Cohen

Petco customer seeks $50K after trip near checkout counter

Eliza Walker Dec. 3, 2013, 5:04pm

Joseph M. Bruno Jr.

Seamen’s alleged injury results in suit against Transocean

Eliza Walker Dec. 2, 2013, 4:53pm

Timothy J. Young