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Patient alleges medical device used in hip surgery was dangerous

Michael Abella Mar. 27, 2017, 10:00am

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish woman claims she had to have revision surgery because of a dangerous medical implant.

BJ's Restaurant Inc. patron alleges she was injured in fall on premises

Michael Abella Mar. 27, 2017, 9:49am

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge restaurant patron claims she was injured in a fall because of a liquid substance on the restaurant's floor.

St. John the Baptist Parish couple seeks $20 million over allegations of medical malpractice

Michael Abella Mar. 27, 2017, 9:43am

NEW ORLEANS – St. John the Baptist Parish couple is seeking millions in damages over allegations a veterans health care facility failed to timely diagnose the husband's epidural abscess.

Offshore Specialty Fabricators alleges to have failed to pay for supplies for vessels

Michael Abella Mar. 24, 2017, 6:14am

NEW ORLEANS – A limited liability company is alleged to have not paid for supplies provided to its vessels.

Consumer seeks rescission of sales contract for Dutchmen Infinity, alleges defects

Michael Abella Mar. 24, 2017, 5:59am

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana woman alleges the recreational vehicle has water damage and other defects.

Man claims Conrad Industries Inc. discriminated against him, terminated employment after taking medical leave

Michael Abella Mar. 24, 2017, 5:49am

ALEXANDRIA – A St. Mary Parish man alleges his Morgan City employer terminated his employment after he took a medical leave.

Consumer alleges Ford F-250 truck is defective, seeks rescission of sales contract

Michael Abella Mar. 24, 2017, 5:40am

NEW ORLEANS – A consumer claims a Ford truck he purchased has the "death wobble" vibration defect and has been out of service for more than 72 days.

Arizona Turbine Technology accuses Franklin companies, individual of defamation

Michael Abella Mar. 24, 2017, 5:33am

LAFAYETTE – A Franklin man and two limited liability companies are accused of making false and unlawful communications regarding an Arizona company.

Offshore Specialty Fabricators alleged to owe for services for vessel

Michael Abella Mar. 23, 2017, 10:17am

NEW ORLEANS – Three Louisiana businesses claim they were not paid for services provided to another company and its vessel.

Man seeks rescission of sales contract of Coachman Leprechaun

Michael Abella Mar. 23, 2017, 7:52am

NEW ORLEANS – A consumer claims a Coachman recreation vehicle he purchased contained defects and is seeking rescission of the sales contract.

Man alleges he was not paid for services provided to apartment complex

Michael Abella Mar. 23, 2017, 7:41am

NEW ORLEANS – An African-American contractor alleges he was not paid for security services he provided to an apartment complex.

Motorist alleges government is liable for damages in accident with federal employee

Michael Abella Mar. 23, 2017, 7:32am

MONROE – A Concordia Parish motorist is seeking damages after an accident with an U.S. Army Corps of Engineers employee.

Oceaneering International Inc. claims Montco Oilfield Contractors owes more than $1 million

Michael Abella Mar. 23, 2017, 7:23am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lafource Parish business and its vessel are alleged to have failed to pay for services provided.

Sister alleges Orleans Justice Center failed to prevent brother's suicide

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 11:40am

NEW ORLEANS — A sister of a New Orleans man is suing the sheriff of Orleans Parish, the warden of Orleans Justice Center and a health care provider, citing alleged violations of federal and state constitutional and statutory standards.

Former inmate alleges correctional center failed to provide medical care

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 11:23am

NEW ORLEANS — An inmate is suing the sheriff of St. Charles Parish, the warden of a correctional center and an insurance company, citing alleged failure to provide equal protection and due process.

B&J Martin alleges it is not responsible for benefits for Thibodaux man

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 11:02am

NEW ORLEANS – A Galliano employer seeks judgment that a Thibodaux man is not entitled to maintenance and cure benefits.

Factory Sales and Engineering Inc. accused of failing to pay invoices

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 10:44am

NEW ORLEANS – A Pennsylvania crane rental company claims a Covington energy equipment company has failed to pay invoices.

Injured seaman claims employers did not provide proper equipment

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 10:31am

NEW ORLEANS – A Franklin man claims his Berwick employers did not provide a safe working environment.

Bespoke seeks transfer of domain name it alleges is owned by a cybersquatter

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 10:20am

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana limited liability company that markets travel tours alleges a New Zealand resident wants more than $8 million for a domain name.

Intreg8 Fuel Inc. alleges it is owed more than $150,000 for fuel supplied to vessel

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 7:40am

NEW ORLEANS – A bunker fuel supplier alleges it was not paid for fuel it provided to a vessel.