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Crosby Dredging employee seeks $3 million over alleged injuries from slip on skiff

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 22, 2017, 6:54am

LAFAYETTE – A St. Landry Parish man employed by a Galliano company is seeking millions in damages after he slipped and fell because of an allegedly slippery deck on a skiff.

SEC accuses Lafayette man of unlawful insider trading of Shaw Group stock

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 21, 2017, 9:14am

LAFAYETTE – A Lafayette individual is accused of unlawful insider trading regarding the sock of a Louisiana-based energy construction company.

Man alleges he is unlawfully held at Lafayette Parish jail because he cannot afford bail

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 19, 2017, 8:14am

&&& LAFAYETTE – A Carencro man alleges that his constitutional rights have been violated because he cannot afford to pay bail.

Damages sought from Gulf Crane Services, Freeport McMoran from allegedly injured man

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 14, 2017, 8:30am

LAFAYETTE – A Jefferson Parish man alleges he was injured during the transfer from a platform to a vessel.

Derrick man seeks $2 million in damages from Baywater Drilling over alleged on-the-job injury

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 14, 2017, 8:09am

LAFAYETTE – A St. Landry Parish man is seeking millions in damages after he alleged injured his back while working.

Man alleges he was injured in skiff accident, seeks $2 million from Hilcorp Energy Co.

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 6, 2017, 9:18am

LAFAYETTE – An Evangeline Parish man alleges that he is totally disabled because of the negligence of an energy company.

Welder alleges he was injured by another man while aboard ship

Lhalie Castillo May 19, 2017, 6:20am

LAFAYETTE – A welder alleges he was injured by a Schlumberger employee while stationed on a drillship.

MCMG Capital Advisors alleges Food-N-Fun owes $675,000

Lhalie Castillo May 19, 2017, 6:12am

LAFAYETTE – An investment banking firm alleges that a New Iberia owner of marketing and convenience retailing stores failed to pay a transaction fee.

Former employee accuses Schlumberger and MetLife of wrongful termination

Michael Abella May 14, 2017, 8:14pm

DT&R field specialist recently filed a class-action lawsuit against Schlumberger Technology Corporation, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company for alleged denial of benefits and wrongful termination.

Man alleges Alliant Rigserv owes unpaid wages

Lhalie Castillo May 3, 2017, 9:39am

LAFAYETTE – A Terrebonne Parish man claims his former Houston-based did not pay him for all hours worked.

Advanced Turbine Services alleges Turbine Power Technology failed to pay for engines

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 26, 2017, 6:54am

LAFAYETTE – A Franklin limited liability company is alleged to owe more than $3 million for engines and services.

PetroVentures Inc. alleged to owe more than $900,000 for equipment rental

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 26, 2017, 6:42am

LAFAYETTE – An equipment rental company alleges a Lafayette corporation failed to pay for services provided.

Man alleges On Trac Inc. of Tennessee failed to compensate him at correct overtime rate

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 26, 2017, 6:35am

LAFAYETTE – A fiber optic technician has filed a class-action lawsuit against his Scott employer alleging he is owed unpaid wages.

Knight Oil Tools LLC alleged to owe more than $85,000 for services agreement

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 24, 2017, 6:48am

LAFAYETTE – A New Jersey corporation alleges that a Lafayette Parish company has failed to pay for services provided.

Field service technician alleges former employers owe unpaid overtime wages

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 24, 2017, 6:42am

LAFAYETTE – A field service technician has filed a class-action lawsuit against three individuals over allegations of unpaid wages.

Dixie Electric Membership Corp. employee alleges discriminatory treatment because of race, age

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 20, 2017, 9:56am

LAFAYETTE – A biracial man alleges he faced discrimination and harassment from his former employer because of his race.

Lafayette man claims officer slammed him to ground during traffic stop

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 9, 2017, 6:51am

LAFAYETTE — A motorist is suing officer Derrick Miles, interim police chief Reginald Thomas and their employer Lafayette City-Parish Consolidated Government, citing alleged unreasonable searches and seizures.

USPS failed to hear claims for injury from mail truck collision, suit says

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 8, 2017, 2:19am

LAFAYETTE — A couple is suing the USPS and a mail truck driver, citing alleged denial of claims for injuries the husband suffered during a traffic collision.

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.

The Robins & Morton Group seeks more than $17 million from Louisiana Energy and Power Authority

Michael Abella Mar. 21, 2017, 7:40am

NEW ORLEANS – A construction company claims Louisiana Energy and Power Authority failed to pay for work performed on a power plant in Morgan City.