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Class action filed against Shore Construction LLC over overtime wage claims

Michael Abella Mar. 15, 2017, 10:16am

NEW ORLEANS – A rigger has filed a class-action lawsuit against a Gibson employer over allegations he is owed unpaid overtime wages.

DHD Offshore Services employee claims bench caused him to fall

Michael Abella Mar. 15, 2017, 10:05am

NEW ORLEANS – A Houma seaman alleges a bench that wasn't properly secured caused him injuries while working.

Woman alleges she was injured in Jefferson Parish collision with federal employee

Michael Abella Mar. 15, 2017, 9:58am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish motorist alleges she was injured when she was rear-ended by a Federal Bureau of Investigation employee.

Jay Truck Services Inc. alleged to owe more than $190,000 on loan

Michael Abella Mar. 15, 2017, 9:53am

NEW ORLEANS – A Harvey business an individual are alleged to alleged to owe on a loan for two trucks.

Widow, son file medical negligence claim against federal government over man's care

Michael Abella Mar. 15, 2017, 9:44am

NEW ORLEANS – A widow alleges her late husband's lung cancer was not timely treated and caused his death.

Linder Oil Co. alleged to owe more than $30,000 to Offshore Marine Contractors

Michael Abella Mar. 14, 2017, 10:01am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish business is alleged to owe a Lafourche Parish corporation for completion of a charter.

Odyssea Marine Inc. seeks payment for services provided under charter agreements

Michael Abella Mar. 14, 2017, 9:51am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lafourche Parish corporation claims it is owed more than $1 million for services it provided.

Pharmacy employee for Navy alleges discrimination, hostile work environment

Michael Abella Mar. 14, 2017, 9:42am

NEW ORLEANS – An African-American pharmacy head employed by the U.S. Department of the Navy alleges he was subjected to a hostile work environment.

Walgreen photo tech alleges she experienced discrimination because of pregnancy

Michael Abella Mar. 14, 2017, 9:22am

NEW ORLEANS – A pharmacy photo tech alleges she was retaliated against by her employer because of her pregnancy.

Orleans Parish residents claim injuries after collision with USPS employee

Michael Abella Mar. 14, 2017, 9:07am

NEW ORLEANS – Several Orleans Parish residents have filed a suit alleging injuries after a motor vehicle accident on East Hermes Street with a federal employee.

Vane Line Bunkering Inc. alleges vessel sustained more than $46,000 in damage

Michael Abella Mar. 13, 2017, 6:53am

NEW ORLEANS – A Maryland corporation has filed a suit for damages it alleges its vessel sustained from an incident with a Houma company's vessel.

Sweet Olive Designs alleges Home Essentials & Beyond Inc. continues to use designs without authorization

Michael Abella Mar. 13, 2017, 6:46am

NEW ORLEANS – A Bush designer claims a household goods wholesaler continues to use her designs after their contract expired.

Offshore Specialty Fabricators LLC alleged to owe more than $77,000 for supplies

Michael Abella Mar. 13, 2017, 6:34am

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana limited liability company is accused of failing to pay for supplies.

Offshore Marine Contractors Inc. claims it is owed more than $36,000 for charter

Michael Abella Mar. 13, 2017, 6:25am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lafourche Parish vessel owner alleges it wasn't paid for the use of the vessel.

Man alleges claim for long-term disability benefits was wrongfully denied, insurer has not ruled on appeal

Michael Abella Mar. 13, 2017, 6:19am

NEW ORLEANS – A truck driver alleges his claim for long-term disability benefits was wrongfully denied.

Man alleges he was injured by crane hook while working

Michael Abella Mar. 10, 2017, 11:16am

NEW ORLEANS – A Galliano seaman alleges he was injured while working on a vessel when he was struck by a crane hook.

Woman alleges she was injured in collision with Forest Service employee

Michael Abella Mar. 10, 2017, 11:07am

LAFAYETTE – A Lafayette Parish resident alleges she was injured in a motor vehicle accident with a federal employee.

Elliot Electric Supply Inc. accuses couple of conspiracy, fraud

Michael Abella Mar. 10, 2017, 10:59am

MONROE – A Texas corporation claims it lost more than $300,000 worth of inventory because of the actions of a Monroe couple.

Nonprofit CEO alleges charter school application was denied because of comments on TV show

Michael Abella Mar. 10, 2017, 10:48am

BATON ROUGE – A Lafayette Parish resident and an Iberia Parish nonprofit allege their charter school application was denied because of comments made on the television show "America's Supernanny" in 2013.

Former Houma police officer alleges wrongful termination

Michael Abella Mar. 10, 2017, 10:30am

NEW ORLEANS – A former law enforcement officer alleges he was terminated following time off for a surgery.