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Disabled Wisconsin tourist blames travel businesses for injuries

Michael Abella Sep. 1, 2016, 11:34am

BATON ROUGE — A disabled Wisconsin woman is suing two tourist businesses and an insurance company, alleging negligence led to her sustaining injuries.

Ship operator blames vessel's owner for damages

Michael Abella Sep. 1, 2016, 11:34am

NEW ORLEANS — A Louisiana vessel operator is suing a transportation company and an insurance firm, alleging their negligence led to the plaintiff suffering structural financial damages. 

Maritime worker alleges offshore drilling companies' negligence caused injuries

Michael Abella Sep. 1, 2016, 11:32am

NEW ORLEANS — An Ohio man in suing several offshore drilling companies, alleging their negligence caused the plaintiff to sustain injuries. 

Disabled customer accuses Shreveport property operator of disability discrimination

Michael Abella Sep. 1, 2016, 11:30am

LAFAYETTE — A disabled Caddo Parish man person is suing Shreveport property operators, alleging discrimination against disabled customers. 

Family accuses Met Life of denying benefits

Michael Abella Sep. 1, 2016, 11:30am

LAFAYETTE — A Louisiana widow, two sons and a granddaughter are suing Metropolitan Life and a technology company, alleging denial of benefits.

Administrative assistant accuses Chevrolet dealer of discrimination

Michael Abella Aug. 31, 2016, 11:40am

NEW ORLEANS — A black Tangipahoa Parish woman is suing a Chevrolet dealership, alleging discrimination and wrongful termination.

Shopping center owner alleges Louisiana governor interfered with business

Michael Abella Aug. 31, 2016, 11:39am

BATON ROUGE — A Baton Rouge shopping center owner is suing the governor of Louisiana and the East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff, alleging violation of his civil rights with an illegal curfew. 

Louisiana worker alleges construction business failed to pay overtime

Michael Abella Aug. 31, 2016, 11:38am

NEW ORLEANS — A Louisiana man is suing a construction business, alleging failure to pay proper overtime. 

Motorist blames government driver for causing crash

Michael Abella Aug. 30, 2016, 11:43am

LAFAYETTE — A Louisiana woman is suing the United States and a government employee, alleging their negligence led to a vehicle crash that injured the plaintiff.

Houseboat owner alleges contractor's negligence caused boat collision

Michael Abella Aug. 26, 2016, 1:43pm

LAFAYETTE — A Shriever man is suing a Morgan City vessel owner, alleging its negligence caused a waterways crash that damaged the plaintiff's houseboat.

Dishwasher alleges restaurant failed to pay overtime

Michael Abella Aug. 25, 2016, 1:35pm

BATON ROUGE — An East Baton Rouge Parish man is suing a local restaurant, alleging failure to pay proper overtime.

Maritime worker blames vessel owner for injuries

Michael Abella Aug. 25, 2016, 1:15pm

NEW ORLEANS — A Mississippi man is suing a Baton Rouge shipbuilding company, alleging its negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries.

Customer alleges Winn-Dixie's negligence led to injuries

Michael Abella Aug. 25, 2016, 12:57pm

NEW ORLEANS — A St. Tammany Parish woman is suing Winn-Dixie, alleging the store's negligence led to the plaintiff suffering injuries. 

Disabled man accuses property owners of discrimination

Michael Abella Aug. 24, 2016, 2:34pm

NEW ORLEANS — A Jefferson Parish man with disabilities is suing a Louisiana property owner, alleging discrimination.

Welder accuses labor contractor of failing to pay proper overtime

Michael Abella Aug. 24, 2016, 1:58pm

LAFAYETTE — A St. Mary Parish man is suing his former employers, alleging failure to pay overtime wages.

Five ex-employees accuse Vidalia of wrongful termination

Michael Abella Aug. 24, 2016, 1:34pm

LAFAYETTE — Five former municipal employees are suing Vidalia and its mayor, alleging wrongful termination.

Widow blames multiple maritime companies for husband's death

Michael Abella Aug. 24, 2016, 12:09pm

NEW ORLEANS — A St. John the Baptist Parish woman is suing three maritime companies, alleging their negligence led to the drowning death of her husband.

Houston business alleges aluminum company breached contract

Michael Abella Aug. 23, 2016, 2:16pm

LAFAYETTE — A Houston business is suing a Baton Rouge aluminum company, alleging unpaid invoices of more than $132,000.

Maintenance worker alleges real estate company failed to pay overtime

Michael Abella Aug. 22, 2016, 2:14pm

LAFAYETTE — A Louisiana man is suing an Illinois company, alleging failure to pay proper overtime.

Property owners allege Alabama bank breached contract

Michael Abella Aug. 22, 2016, 12:26pm

SHREVEPORT — Louisiana property owners are suing an Alabama bank, alleging it breached its contractual obligations to the plaintiffs.