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Woman claims wet staircase at Bourbon Bandstand caused fall

Lhalie Castillo May 12, 2017, 6:40am

NEW ORLEANS – A Florida couple has filed a suit against the owners of the Bourbon Bandstand after the wife was allegedly injured there in a fall because of a wet staircase.

Marriott International guest alleges she fell, fractured tibia during stay

Lhalie Castillo May 12, 2017, 6:33am

NEW ORLEANS – A disabled adult alleges she suffered injuries at a New Orleans hotel because they failed to provide her with an accessible room as she requested.

Disabled man alleges Buddy Rhodes Inc. property is inaccessible to him

Lhalie Castillo May 12, 2017, 6:18am

LAFAYETTE – A disabled Lafayette Parish man alleges a Lafayette dry cleaner is not accessible to him because of his wheelchair.

Macklemore accused of unlawfully sampling song on 'Thrift Shop'

Lhalie Castillo May 11, 2017, 7:34am

NEW ORLEANS – A founding member of the Batiste Bros. Band alleges Macklemore and Ryan Lewis used samples of his songs without authorization.

Deaf individual alleges University Medical Center Management Corp. failed to provide interpreter

Lhalie Castillo May 11, 2017, 7:19am

NEW ORLEANS – A deaf individual residing in Jefferson Parish who uses American Sign Language to communicate alleges that she was not provided an interpreter while receiving treatment at a medical facility.

Samuel’s Blind Pelican accused of broadcasting sports event without authorization

Lhalie Castillo May 11, 2017, 6:54am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans establishment is alleged to have unlawfully broadcasted a boxing match in 2014.

Woman alleges Chevrolet vehicle's seat warmers caused second-degree burns

Lhalie Castillo May 11, 2017, 6:46am

LAFAYETTE – An Arkansas consumer alleges she was severely burned by seat warmers in a Chevrolet vehicle.

Former employee alleges Pat Williams Construction owes unpaid overtime, files class action

Lhalie Castillo May 11, 2017, 6:38am

ALEXANDRIA – A Leesville general construction company is alleged to have failed to pay a former employee overtime wages at the correct rate.

Sweet Ultimate Bar and Grill accused of broadcasting boxing match without authorization

Lhalie Castillo May 10, 2017, 7:00am

BATON ROUGE – A closed circuit pay-per-view distributor alleges a Baton Rouge establishment broadcasted a sporting event without authorization.

Audubon Nature Institution allegedly has barriers to disabled at Audubon Zoo

Lhalie Castillo May 10, 2017, 6:50am

NEW ORLEANS – A disabled St. John the Baptist Parish man alleges he experienced difficulty accessing all the services at a metropolitan zoo.

Carpenter alleges he was not paid overtime wages, files class against Beaurayne Builders, Galindo Z Construction 8

Lhalie Castillo May 10, 2017, 6:38am

BATON ROUGE – A carpenter has filed a class-action suit seeking to recover allegedly unpaid overtime wages from his former employers.

Encore Nighclub alleged to have unlawfully intercepted boxing match

Lhalie Castillo May 10, 2017, 6:23am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans bar and night club is accused of unlawfully broadcasting a boxing match.

Man alleges he is entitled to benefits from United Omaha Life Insurance Co.

Lhalie Castillo May 10, 2017, 6:16am

BATON ROUGE – A Denham Springs man alleges he is entitled to disability benefits.

The Fourth Quarter alleged to have broadcasted boxing match without permission

Lhalie Castillo May 9, 2017, 7:45am

BATON ROUGE – A pay-per-view distributor alleges a Baton Rouge establishment broadcasted a boxing match without its authorization.

Man alleges tractor-trailer driver failed to yield to right of way in I-10 crash

Lhalie Castillo May 9, 2017, 7:40am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish man alleges that he was injured in a collision in Slidell with a tractor-trailer on Interstate 10.

Best Boilers Enterprise accused of unlawfully intercepting, broadcasting boxing match

Lhalie Castillo May 9, 2017, 7:29am

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge establishment is accused of unlawful broadcasting of a boxing match.

Man accuses Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, others of false arrest

Lhalie Castillo May 9, 2017, 7:05am

LAKE CHARLES – A Sulphur man alleges he was falsely arrested by law enforcement in 2016.

Fisherman files suit against BP Vessels of Opportunity program, alleges discrimination

Lhalie Castillo May 8, 2017, 6:14am

NEW ORLEANS – A Plaquemines Parish resident alleges that Vietnamese and Cambodian-Americans were discriminated against by BP's Vessels of Opportunity program to clean up the Deepwater Horizon spill.

Man alleges he was terminated from his job as a welder for requesting FMLA leave

Lhalie Castillo May 8, 2017, 5:54am

SHREVEPORT – A Shreveport man alleges he was terminated for applying for a leave to care for his wife's medical needs.

Former Honeywell International Inc. employee alleges she was not reinstated following FMLA leave

Lhalie Castillo May 8, 2017, 5:44am

SHREVEPORT – A Mooringsport woman alleges she was retaliated against while employed by Honeywell International.