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Subcontractor accuses Traverles insurance of violating Miller Act

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 1:44pm

LAFAYETTE — A heavy equipment subcontractor is suing Travelers insurance, alleging failure to pay its subcontractors.

Property owner accuses oil well operator of breach of contract

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 1:36pm

NEW ORLEANS — A property owner is suing an oil well operator, alleging breach of contract.

Real estate group accused of breaching fiduciary duty

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 1:24pm

NEW ORLEANS — An Orleans Parish man is suing a real estate partnership, alleging breach of contract.

Disabled employee alleges claims administrator failed to pay benefits

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 1:12pm

NEW ORLEANS — A disabled employee is suing her insurance company, alleging breach of an employee benefits contract.

Public housing tenant accuses U.S. government of wrongful eviction

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 1:06pm

NEW ORLEANS — A Orleans Parish public housing tenant is suing the U.S. government, alleging breach of a memorandum agreement.

Maritime employer accuses floorhand of false pretenses in failing to return to work

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 12:59pm

NEW ORLEANS — A maritime employer is suing a floorhand, alleging false or misleading pretenses.

Couple blames Home Depot, sander supplier for injuries

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 12:43pm

NEW ORLEANS — A husband and wife are suing Home Depot and a power tools supplier, alleging negligence caused injuries to the husband. 

Cardiologist alleges hospital administrators violated his civil rights

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 12:32pm

NEW ORLEANS — A cardiologist is suing Jefferson Parish hospital administrators, alleging violation of his civil rights.

Shipper accused of breaching maritime contract

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 12:22pm

NEW ORLEANS — A marine services company is suing a shipper, alleging breach of a master contract of affreightment.

Daughter accuses medical service providers of disability discrimination

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 12:11pm

BATON ROUGE — A daughter is suing end of life medical service providers, alleging disability discrimination.

Motorist, passenger blame Postal Service for crash

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 12:01pm

NEW ORLEANS — Two Orleans Parish men are suing the U.S Postal Service and Amber Nelson, alleging the driver negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiffs. 

Woman alleges Smoothie King Franchises terminated her because of her disability

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 6:18am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish has filed a suit against her former employer seeking reinstatement to her position. She alleges she was wrongfully terminated because of her disability.

St. Tammany Parish Fire District accused of retaliation, discrimination by firefighter

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 6:04am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish firefighter alleges he was discriminated against because of his association with a labor union.

Receptionist alleges Foot Clinic of Baton Rouge owes unpaid wages

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 5:51am

BATON ROUGE – A receptionist has filed a suit against her former employer to recover allegedly unpaid wages.

Luv N' Care claims Squeeze Feeder spoon design has been copied

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 5:38am

MONROE – A Monroe corporation alleges its baby feeding spoon design has been infringed.

Man alleges French Quarter restaurants/bars did not pay minimum, overtime wages

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 5:24am

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish man employed by a network of restaurants and bars in the French Quarter has filed a class-action suit alleging labor code violations.

Car owner says Nissan dealer breached warranty

Michael Abella Feb. 16, 2017, 4:01pm

NEW ORLEANS — A consumer is suing a Nissan dealer, citing alleged breach of implied and express warranties.

DeRidder pet owner alleges deputy fired at dogs when trying to capture them

Michael Abella Feb. 16, 2017, 3:50pm

LAKE CHARLES — A DeRidder pet owner is suing a Beauregard Parish sheriff and deputy, citing alleged unlawful use of deadly force and illegal seizure.

Orleans Parish man says former employer failed to accommodate medical condition

Michael Abella Feb. 16, 2017, 3:37pm

NEW ORLEANS — An Orleans Parish man is suing Next Production LLC, his former employer, citing alleged disability discrimination and wrongful termination.

Jefferson Parish man says NBA player's trailer door crushed legs, preventing him from working

Michael Abella Feb. 16, 2017, 3:31pm

NEW ORLEANS — A Jefferson Parish parking attendant is suing an NBA player and an insurance company, citing alleged failure to warn and insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.