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Woman alleges KLS Martin Manufacturing medical hardware failed

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 11, 2017, 8:45am

NEW ORLEANS – A woman alleges medical hardware manufactured by a Florida company failed and that she needed further medical treatment.

Man claims Aetna Life wrongfully terminated benefits, cost him his job

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 11, 2017, 8:35am

NEW ORLEANS – A former Cox employee alleges his disability benefits were wrongfully terminated

Morning Call Coffee Stand did not pay appropriate overtime rate, former employee claims

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

NEW ORLEANS – A former employee of a Metairie coffee stand claims she was only paid straight time for overtime hours worked.

Man alleges he was injured after slipping in water on floor of cruise ship

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 11, 2017, 8:16am

NEW ORLEANS – A Carnival cruise ship passenger alleges he was injured because of water that was left on a tile floor.

Former hospital employee files suit against Veterans Affairs secretary over alleged disability discrimination

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 10, 2017, 7:45am

LAFAYETTE – An Alexandria woman formerly employed by the VA hospital in the city alleges she experienced disability discrimination.

Rockwell Automation Inc. accuses Custom Control & Design, individual of fraud

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 10, 2017, 7:34am

SHREVEPORT – A Caddo Parish individual and a Keithville corporation are accused of misusing a Wisconsin company's software.

Consumer claims Janeway Law Firm sent misleading letters regarding alleged debt

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 10, 2017, 7:23am

LAFAYETTE – A Lafayette Parish consumer alleges a debt collector sent misleading letters.

Man alleges Dynasty Donuts failed to list allergens in products

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 10, 2017, 7:15am

LAFAYETTE – A man alleges his father died as a result of an allergic reaction because a doughnut shop did not list the allergens in its products.

Inmate alleges he was not provided appropriate medical treatment at Elayn Hunt Correctional Center

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 10, 2017, 7:03am

BATON ROUGE – A man formerly incarcerated at Elayn Hunt Correctional Center alleges he has suffered further injury after he did not receive proper medical care after a surgery.

Lafayette man claims officer slammed him to ground during traffic stop

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 9, 2017, 6:51am

LAFAYETTE — A motorist is suing officer Derrick Miles, interim police chief Reginald Thomas and their employer Lafayette City-Parish Consolidated Government, citing alleged unreasonable searches and seizures.

USPS failed to hear claims for injury from mail truck collision, suit says

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 8, 2017, 2:19am

LAFAYETTE — A couple is suing the USPS and a mail truck driver, citing alleged denial of claims for injuries the husband suffered during a traffic collision.

Consumer accuses Wiener Weiss & Madison, Community Management LLC of deceptive collection practices

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 7, 2017, 5:51am

BATON ROUGE – A consumer is suing two debt collectors alleging false and deceptive representation.

Several individuals file suit after their fishing vessel struck crew boat, allege injuries

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 5, 2017, 9:53am

NEW ORLEANS – Fishing vessel passengers allege they were injured when the boat collided with a crew boat.

Sisung Film Finance alleges it is owed more than $1 million from 'Killing Salazar' producers

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 5, 2017, 9:43am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans lender claims two Universal City, California corporations owe it for a loan.

Former court reporter alleges disability benefits claim was wrongfully denied

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 5, 2017, 9:34am

NEW ORLEANS – A Kenner resident formerly employed as a court reporter for Jefferson Parish District Court alleges her claim for disability benefits was wrongfully denied.

Man alleges he was injured when he was hit by drill collar

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 5, 2017, 9:25am

NEW ORLEANS – A Washington Parish seaman alleges the joint operators of the Coastal 20 vessel are responsible for the injuries he sustained while working.

Woman alleges she needed surgery after being struck by cart at a Family Dollar store

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 4, 2017, 11:13am

SHREVEPORT – A Family Dollar shopper alleges she was injured by a cart that wasn't properly secured.

Estate claims 'The Great Debaters' producers were unjustly enriched at family's expense

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 4, 2017, 11:02am

SHREVEPORT – The estate of the man portrayed in the movie "The Great Debaters" allege it was never compensated for the use of its decedent's life experiences.

Government alleges Baton Rouge woman fraudulently received more than $89,000

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 4, 2017, 10:48am

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge resident is accused of falsely reporting to the U.S. Social Security Administration that she and her husband had separated.

Couple seeks more than $1 million in punitive damages after injuries allegedly caused by deputies

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 4, 2017, 10:39am

BATON ROUGE – A Livingston Parish couple alleges the husband was injured because of the actions of two sheriff's deputies.