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Advanced Medical Rehab, Capital Business Solutions accused of unlawfully withholding wages

Michael Abella Jan. 20, 2017, 2:13pm

NEW ORLEANS – Two former employees are suing their former employers over allegations they are owed unpaid wages.

Jeep Liberty owner claims airbag deployed while vehicle was stopped, caused injuries

Michael Abella Jan. 20, 2017, 2:00pm

BATON ROUGE – An Ascension Parish man alleges he was injured when the airbag in his Jeep deployed while the vehicle was stationary.

Consumer alleges Sierra Denali was purchased with defects

Michael Abella Jan. 20, 2017, 1:49pm

BATON ROUGE – A consumer alleges a General Motors vehicle he purchased contains defects and is seeking rescission of the purchase.

Aries Marine Corp. claims Prime 8 Offshore owes more than $30,000

Michael Abella Jan. 20, 2017, 1:31pm

LAFAYETTE – A Lafayette company alleges a Texas business has not paid it in full for the use of a boat.

Man alleges defective hip stem device caused injuries

Michael Abella Jan. 20, 2017, 10:41am

NEW ORLEANS – A man alleges he was injured by a medical device.

Saint Joseph Abbey and Seminary College alleged to owe more than $2 million for construction work

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 11:19am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish contractor alleges it is owed more than $2 million for construction at a college in the parish.

Former Alexander Milne Home caregiver alleges he is owed overtime pay

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 11:12am

NEW ORLEANS – A caregiver alleges he was not paid overtime by a Covington-based care center.

Tanner Heavy Equipment Co. LLC alleges it wasn't paid more than $199,000 for project work

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 11:00am

CHARLESTON – A subcontractor alleges it was not paid for work on a federal project in Fort Polk and has filed suit against an insurance and surety corporation.

Consumer alleges Secure Asset Recovery Inc. implied threat of lawsuit in collection practices

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 10:38am

BATON ROUGE – A consumer alleges a debt collector's actions caused stress and anxiety.

Cook and caregiver files suit against TARC over allegations of unpaid wages

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 10:24am

NEW ORLEANS – A former cook and caregiver has filed a class-action lawsuit against a Terrebonne Parish organization over allegations she was not properly compensated for overtime.

Jones Act seaman alleges Atwood Drilling Inc. maintained unsafe workplace

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 10:09am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jones Act seaman alleges his back was injured in an accident while working.

Technician claims Dyncorp International breached employment contract in regards to wages

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 9:56am

BATON ROUGE – A Jefferson Parish man employed as an escort monitoring technician for a private sector contractor that provides services to the military alleges he is owed unpaid wages.

Golden Age of Welsh alleged to have not properly calculated overtime

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 9:49am

LAFAYETTE – A Lafayette Parish man alleges he is owed unpaid wages from his employer.

Union Pacific Railroad Co. alleges negligence of Doug Nicholas Trucking driver caused collision

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 9:42am

LAKE CHARLES – An interstate rail carrier alleges a locomotive was damaged after it collided with a tractor-trailer that had stopped at a railroad crossing in Oakdale.

Kansas City Southern Railway Co. alleges Kubota overturned, injured him

Michael Abella Jan. 19, 2017, 7:15am

SHREVEPORT – A railroad worker alleges he was injured when a vehicle overturned.

Couple file suit against Transocean Offshore after husband was injured

Michael Abella Jan. 18, 2017, 7:26pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Frank's International employee alleges he was injured on a Transocean driller and was injured when a compensator control unit was dropped on him.

Rowan Cos. Inc. employee alleges supervisor harassed him

Michael Abella Jan. 18, 2017, 7:14pm

NEW ORLEANS – A lead floor hand alleges his employer failed to provide a safe place to work.

Great Lakes Dredge and Dock watch engineer alleges icy conditions caused injuries

Michael Abella Jan. 18, 2017, 6:55pm

LAFAYETTE – A watch engineer alleges he was injured because of icy conditions on the deck of a vessel while working.

African-American welder alleges discrimination at Broussard Service Shop

Michael Abella Jan. 18, 2017, 5:05pm

LAFAYETTE – An African-American welder alleges his Broussard employer discriminated against him.

Employee alleges he was subjected to hostile work environment at CERT Operations

Michael Abella Jan. 18, 2017, 4:53pm

BATON ROUGE – A Pointe Coupee man alleges he had to resign from his job because of the unwanted conduct of his supervisor.