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Weyerhauser alleges mineral producers breached contract

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 24, 2017, 2:05pm

Immovable property owner sues mineral producersLAFAYETTE — An immovable property owner is suing Pardee Minerals LLC, EP Energy, E&P Company LP, Wildhorse Resources II LLC, et al, mineral producers, citing alleged breach of lease agreement.Weyerhaeuser Company filed a complaint on July 3, in the U.S.

Mother files wrongful death suit against Iberia Parish sheriff, deputy

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 20, 2017, 7:06am

LAFAYETTE – An Iberia Parish woman has filed a suit against members of the parish's law enforcement after her mentally ill adult son was killed during an officer-involved shooting.

Woman files suit against city of Ville Platte alleging violation of constitutional rights

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 17, 2017, 8:20am

LAFAYETTE – A woman is seeking more than $50,000 in damages over the alleged conduct of a Villa Platte city marshall deputy.

Man alleges he was terminated by Linear Controls for filing harassment complaint

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 12, 2017, 2:02pm

LAFAYETTE – A Lafayette Parish resident alleges that he was subjected to sexual harassment during his employment with a Broussard employer.

Minnesota Life Insurance Co. seeks interpleader in insurance beneficiary dispute

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 12, 2017, 1:41pm

LAFAYETTE – An insurer is seeking the court's help with a dispute among several individuals in relation to the beneficiaries of an insurance policy.

Louisiana Specialty Products Inc. alleges ALS Associates failed to property install tanker liner

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 30, 2017, 5:58am

LAFAYETTE – A New Iberia vinegar products manufacture alleges that Texas company failed to properly install a liner in its tanker trailer.

Former Boots Smith employee alleges he is owed more than $230,000 for commissions

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 27, 2017, 7:00am

LAFAYETTE – A Vermilion Parish man claims that his former employers failed to pay him commissions he earned.

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.