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Groups want Third Circuit to enforce Flonase class action settlement against Louisiana AG

The Louisiana Record Nov. 12, 2016, 11:40am

PHILADELPHIA (Legal Newsline) - The Washington Legal Foundation is among those groups calling on a federal appeals court to overturn a lower court’s decision that, they argue, would undermine class-wide settlements by permitting plaintiff states to file copycat lawsuits despite benefiting from a settlement.

Woodward Villa Shareholder seeks purchased of offered shares

The Louisiana Record Oct. 18, 2016, 9:44am

SHREVEPORT – A Georgia shareholder for a Bienville Parish corporation alleges the corporation has not acknowledged his withdrawal notification or to purchase his offered shares.

Hanover Insurance Co. seeks more than $890,000 from Jefferson Parish School Board

The Louisiana Record Oct. 13, 2016, 12:34pm

NEW ORLEANS – A surety company is suing a school board for expenses it allegedly incurred during the construction of an arts center.

St. Paul Guardian Insurance Co. seeks $2 million from ABS Services

The Louisiana Record Oct. 13, 2016, 12:34pm

BATON ROUGE – A Minnesota surety company alleges it suffered damages of more than $2 million to represent a Mississippi company and its owner in court.

Man alleges he was injured in crash with St. Bernard Sheriff's Office employee

The Louisiana Record Oct. 13, 2016, 12:33pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Mississippi man has filed suit against a St. Bernard Sheriff's Office employee after an accident in Mississippi.

U.S. government, agencies claim Flor Nutraceuticals sells illegal product

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:40pm

NEW ORLEANS — The U.S. government has filed suit against a nutraceutical company and its president for alleged misappropriation of likeness and violation of federal law after manufacturing and selling a cold sore treatment product without U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval.

Christwood LLC allegedly fires reservist after helping with flood recovery in Baton Rouge

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:33pm

NEW ORLEANS — An individual assistance reservist with FEMA has filed suit against her employer for alleged wrongful termination and violating federal law after she was relieved of her position following a deployment.

Hercules Offshore allegedly discriminated against employee

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:28pm

NEW ORLEANS — An African-American employee has filed a complaint against his former employer for alleged racial discrimination.

Counselor claims Ekems Healthcare failed to pay overtime wages

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:25pm

NEW ORLEANS — A counselor has filed suit against her former employer for allegedly violating workers compensation acts.

Setpoint Integrated Solutions allegedly discriminated against disabled employee

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:24pm

LAFAYETTE — A product manager has filed suit against his former employer for alleged disability discrimination.

Former school principal claims Concordia Parish School Board discriminated against her

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:24pm

ALEXANDRIA — A former school principal has filed suit against a school district for alleged disability discrimination.

Bent's RV Rendezvous allegedly sold a defective vehicle

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:23pm

NEW ORLEANS — A consumer has filed suit against an RV dealer for alleged breach of implied warranty.

VT Halter Marine allegedly failed to construct vessels fit for their intended use

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:23pm

NEW ORLEANS — New York corporations are suing a shipbuilder, citing alleged breach of contract and breach of warranty.

Alco Collections alleged violated federal debt collection practices

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:23pm

NEW ORLEANS — A consumer has filed suit against a debt collector, citing alleged unlawful collection practices.

Consumer claims Johnson & Johnson, Bayer alleged misled patients about the safety of Xarelto

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:22pm

NEW ORLEANS — A consumer has filed suit against several defendants for alleged breach of express and implied warranties, fraudulent misrepresentation and concealment, fraud and deceit.

Aventis Pharma et al allegedly failed to warn cancer patients of Taxotere's side effects

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:22pm

NEW ORLEANS — A breast cancer patient has filed suit against three drug manufacturing companies for alleged design defect, failure to warn and breach of express warranty.

GMH Housing allegedly failed to fix faulty wiring that caused fire, death

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:21pm

LAFAYETTE — A relative has filed suit against a real estate and insurance company for alleged negligence after a fire began in the attic due to an electrical wiring issue, which led to the death of a family member.

Attorney accused of alleged legal malpractice

The Louisiana Record Oct. 11, 2016, 11:21pm

NEW ORLEANS — An appointed trustee has filed a class-action lawsuit against the attorney and his firm who represented the trust for alleged legal malpractice.

Man alleges unsafe work environment on quarterbarge caused him to injure shoulder

The Louisiana Record Sep. 2, 2016, 7:52pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Terrebonne Parish man alleges he was injured while working aboard the quarterbarge Chandeleur.

Woman claims she was injured after slipping while shopping in a Walmart

The Louisiana Record Sep. 2, 2016, 7:44pm

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish woman claims she was injured in a slip-and-fall incident in a Walmart store.