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Seaman alleges lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure

Lhalie Castillo May 16, 2017, 7:25am

NEW ORLEANS – A Virginia seaman has filed a class-action lawsuit against his former employers over allegations of asbestos exposure.

Man claims XG Security Services terminated in him retaliation, files class action

Lhalie Castillo May 16, 2017, 7:14am

NEW ORLEANS – A former field technician has filed a class-action lawsuit against a software company over allegations that he was not paid the appropriate rate for overtime work.

Two claim UTC Laboratories did not pay amounts owed after termination

Lhalie Castillo May 16, 2017, 7:06am

NEW ORLEANS – Two individuals formerly employed as area vice presidents allege that they were not provided compensation as outlined in their contract upon their termination.

J&J Sports Productions Inc. claims Camelot Lounge broadcasted event without authorization

Lhalie Castillo May 16, 2017, 6:58am

NEW ORLEANS – A pay-per-view events distributor alleges a Metairie business unlawfully intercepted its broadcast.

Former Domenica Restaurant employee alleges he was harassed because of his race

Lhalie Castillo May 15, 2017, 12:43pm

NEW ORLEANS – A former employee of a New Orleans restaurant alleges that he was treated differently because of his race.

Children, heirs accuse IRS of wrongful levy

Lhalie Castillo May 15, 2017, 12:27pm

SHREVEPORT – Estate representatives allege that a federal government agency wrongfully issued notice of a levy to collect income taxes allegedly owned by a deceased man.

Boil & Roux alleged to have unlawfully broadcasted Mayweather, Pacquiano fight

Lhalie Castillo May 15, 2017, 8:09am

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge establishment is alleged to have unlawfully intercepted a sporting event.

African-American employee accuses Bay LTD, Berry GP of discrimination

Lhalie Castillo May 15, 2017, 7:57am

NEW ORLEANS – An African-American woman residing in Assumption Parish alleges her former employers subjected her to discrimination and harassment.

Radar installer alleges injuries after being struck by steel panel on vessel

Lhalie Castillo May 15, 2017, 7:20am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lafourche Parish man employed by Bayou Marine Electronics alleges he was injured while installing radar equipment on a ship in Mississippi.

Arkansas man says Smitty's Supply failed to pay various salaries and bonuses

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 2:46pm

NEW ORLEANS — A former executive is suing Smitty's Supply Inc., based in Roseland, citing alleged breach of employment agreement.

Gardener sues former employer for overtime and unused vacation pay

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 2:40pm

NEW ORLEANS — A worker is suing Cypress Gardening Services LLC and Scott D. Ingram, citing alleged violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Woman says former employer owes $110,000 in severance pay

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 2:33pm

NEW ORLEANS — A Texas woman is suing David J. Jeansonne, Traffic Jam Events LLC, Platinum Plus Printing LLC and DTJ Properties LLC, alleging they breached a severance pay agreement.

Suit claims Cenac Marine Services failed to provide safe workplace

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 2:26pm

NEW ORLEANS — A seaman is suing Cenac Marine Services LLC, a vessel operator, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries for a fall he suffered.

Man says Harahan medical supplier failed to provide disabled parking, access

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 2:21pm

NEW ORLEANS — A disabled man is suing Lincare Inc. of Delaware and 1533 Sams Avenue LLC, citing alleged disability discrimination for premises that don't comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Equipment leasing company sues towing company for amounts due

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 2:13pm

NEW ORLEANS — A leasing company is suing Tony’s Towing Inc., Lisa James and Tony James, alleging that they breached an equipment financing agreement.

Indian company seeks nearly $3 million from Kenner-based wholesaler

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 12:35pm

NEW ORLEANS — An Indian manufacturer is suing LK Trading LLC, a wholesaler, citing alleged breach of purchase agreement.

TV distributor says Club Etops in Albany showed Mayweather-Pacquiao fight without permission

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 12:28pm

BATON ROUGE — A TV events distributor is suing Club Etops of Albany, citing alleged unlawful broadcasting of a sporting event.

C-Innovation allegedly wrongfully terminated remote pilot

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 12:22pm

NEW ORLEANS — A remote operated vehicle pilot/technician is suing C-Innovation LLC, citing alleged discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Suit alleges Entourage Sports Bar unlawfully broadcast Mayweather-Pacquiao in 2015

Lhalie Castillo May 14, 2017, 12:00pm

NEW ORLEANS — A California boxing events distributor is suing Entourage Sports Bar & Grill LLC and owner Gerrard Simmons, citing alleged unlawful broadcasting.

J&J Sports Productions Inc. claims Theresa's Sportsman's Corner unlawfully broadcasted fight

Lhalie Castillo May 12, 2017, 6:44am

NEW ORLEANS – A sporting events distributor is suing a New Orleans establishment over allegations that it unlawfully broadcasted a boxing match.