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Student sues after alleged assault by teacher

Lizzy Fitzsousa Jul. 31, 2015, 8:51am

NEW ORLEANS – A local woman and her son are suing his school after he was allegedly attacked by his teacher.

Mass action lawsuit filed over alleged radioactive contamination in Harvey

Lizzy Fitzsousa Jun. 12, 2014, 6:34pm

NEW ORLEANS – A mass action lawsuit involving alleged contamination of a Harvey neighborhood has been filed on behalf of hundreds of property owners.

Property insurer sued over Hurricane Isaac payments

Lizzy Fitzsousa Jun. 10, 2014, 4:40pm

Satellite image of Hurricane Isaac in Aug. 2012

Heir to historic Brennan's Restaurant loses appeal over attorney fees in trademark infringement suit

Lizzy Fitzsousa Jun. 6, 2014, 6:42am

Brennan's Restaurant

Appeals court rules against man who defaulted on investment property

Lizzy Fitzsousa Jun. 2, 2014, 6:52am

U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals

Insurance company sued over Hurricane Isaac damages

Lizzy Fitzsousa Jun. 2, 2014, 6:50am

Satellite image of Hurricane Isaac in Aug. 2012

Antitrust lawsuit by Baton Rouge baseball bat manufacturer against NCAA dismissed on appeal

Lizzy Fitzsousa Jun. 2, 2014, 6:35am

NEW ORLEANS – A federal appeals court has turned down an appeal by a baseball bat manufacturer that claimed its business was negatively affected after two national high school sports associations disallowed use of its product.

State Farm sued over Hurricane Isaac damages

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 29, 2014, 5:26pm

NEW ORLEANS – A local woman is suing her insurance company claiming it underpaid damages sustained during Hurricane Isaac.

Legal memo accidentally given to plaintiffs in radiation exposure lawsuit stricken by appeals court

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 28, 2014, 5:30pm

U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals

Insurance company target of Hurricane Isaac lawsuit

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 28, 2014, 5:26pm

NEW ORLEANS – A local woman is suing her insurance company after she claims it severely underpaid damages to her house sustained during Hurricane Isaac.

Daughters of Charity target of malpractice suit after patient allegedly develops abscess

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 27, 2014, 6:19pm

NEW ORLEANS –  A local woman who claims she had to visit the emergency room twice due to complications from a routine blood draw is suing her health care provider.

Landlord alleges tenants forged signature to get alcohol, tobacco licenses

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 27, 2014, 6:07pm

NEW ORLEANS – A landlord is suing his former tenants for allegedly forging his signature on alcohol and tobacco licenses for a grocery store.

Appeals case dismissed against immigration officers who oversaw contractor convicted of sexual assault

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 22, 2014, 5:22pm

NEW ORLEANS – A federal appeals court has reversed a lower court decision disallowing the dismissal of a lawsuit against two immigration officers for civil rights violations after several detainees were sexually assaulted by a third party contractor.

Copeland’s sued over alleged injuries from trip and fall

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 14, 2014, 5:16pm

Copeland’s Cheesecake Bistro

Dollar Tree sued by woman in slip and fall in puddle of water

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 12, 2014, 8:40pm

Dollar Tree

Passenger sues over bus involvement in auto accident

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 9, 2014, 4:16pm

NEW ORLEANS – A bus operator along with numerous motorists are being sued by a woman who claims she was injured when the bus was involved in an auto accident.

Doctor sued by hospice patient

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 8, 2014, 4:00pm

NEW ORLEANS – A hospice patient is suing her doctor after she allegedly developed pressure ulcers and become dehydrated and malnourished while in his care.

Harrah’s sued over fall by clubgoer

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 8, 2014, 3:57pm

NEW ORLEANS – A local woman is suing a casino after slipping and falling in a dance club located in the casino.

Subcontractor suit over casino project settled in arbitration

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 7, 2014, 6:34pm

NEW ORLEANS – A local construction firm has settled a $200,000 claim brought against it by a subcontractor over work done on a local casino.

Art dealer sued over allegedly fake Stanislaw Wypianski portrait

Lizzy Fitzsousa May 7, 2014, 6:31pm

M.S. Rau Antiques