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Former M-I Swaco employee files class action alleging he is owed unpaid overtime wages

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 11, 2017, 8:24am

NEW ORLEANS – A Slidell man alleges that his former Baton Rouge employer did not pay the correct rate for overtime work.

Former Entergy employee alleges her disability was not accommodated

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 10, 2017, 1:36pm

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish woman alleges she was injured on the job and her former employers refused to accommodate her.

Berkley Regional Insurance Co. alleges Louisiana Housing Corp. owes thousands

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 10, 2017, 1:18pm

BATON ROUGE – A surety company alleges it is owed more than $250,000 in connection with a construction project.

Couple claims alleged negligence caused wife's fall at Tom Merrill Recreation Area

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 10, 2017, 1:09pm

SHREVEPORT – A Bossier Parish couple is seeking damages from the federal government after the wife was injured while visiting an U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-operated park.

Akorn shareholder seeks to enjoin vote on proposed merger

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 10, 2017, 1:02pm

BATON ROUGE – A shareholder has filed a class-action lawsuit against an Illinois-headquartered pharmaceutical company to enjoin a vote on a merger.

Woman files suit over alleged injuries from state Route 60 crash in Florida

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 10, 2017, 10:22am

MONROE – An Ouachia Parish woman has filed suit against a Land O'Lakes, Florida man after a collision in Florida.

Lafourche Parish individual alleges Deepwater Horizon spill caused economic damages

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 7, 2017, 7:56am

NEW ORLEANS – An individual employed by Redfish Rental Inc. alleges that he has sustained economic losses as a result of the Deepwater Horizon spill.

Wood Towing LLC employee seeks damages for alleged injuries sustained while working

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 7, 2017, 7:43am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jones Act seaman alleges that he was injured while working aboard a vessel.

Juneau Marine Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Inc. alleges claim has not been settled

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 7, 2017, 7:29am

NEW ORLEANS – A Terrebonne Parish corporation alleges that it suffered economic damages as a result of the Deepwater Horizon spill.

Insurer files suit against Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United after fire at Baton Rouge store

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 7, 2017, 7:14am

BATON ROUGE – The insurer of a Baton Rouge property alleges it paid more than $200,000 for damages caused by a fire that originated behind a soda pop cooler.

Deaf individual alleges Our Lady of the Lake Foundation did not provide necessary interpretation

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 7, 2017, 6:54am

BATON ROUGE – A deaf individual alleges a Baton Rouge medical facility failed to provide him an interpreter during the majority of his medical stay.

ACBL River Operations deckhand seeks $2 million for injuries allegedly sustained on job

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 6, 2017, 8:24am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jones Act seaman employed by a marine transportation business alleges he was injured while performing his duties as a deckhand near Vacherie.

Woman files suit over claim submitted to Deepwater Horizon Economic Claim Center

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 6, 2017, 8:14am

NEW ORLEANS – A Terrebonne Parish woman alleges that she has suffered economic damages as a direct result of the Deepwater Horizon spill.

Driver files suit over alleged injuries after collision with tractor-trailer on I-12

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 6, 2017, 8:04am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish man claims that he was injured when a tractor-trailer improperly changed lances and struck his vehicle.

American River Transportation Co. employee alleges negligence caused injuries

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 6, 2017, 7:47am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jones Act seaman alleges he was injured while working because his employer failed to provide a safe place to work.

Former Monster Energy Co. employee alleges that she was subjected to hostile work environment

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 6, 2017, 7:43am

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish woman alleges that she was subjected to sexual harassment at her former New Orleans workplace.

Deloach Marine Services employee seeks $2.5 million for alleged injuries

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 5, 2017, 7:17am

NEW ORLEANS – A seaman alleges that he was injured while working aboard a towing vessel.

Rodrigue Planting Co. Inc. alleged to owe unpaid overtime wages

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 5, 2017, 7:08am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. James Parish corporation is alleged to have failed to pay a former employee overtime wages.

Texas diver alleges Deepwater Horizon claim was not settled or denied

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 5, 2017, 7:02am

NEW ORLEANS – An underwater diver residing in Texas alleges that his claim for damages relating to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill has not been settled.

Orleans Parish couple seeks $3.5 million after husband's fall from ladder

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 5, 2017, 6:48am

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish couple alleges that a vessel's failure to provide a ladder free of defects caused injuries to the husband.