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Ace Bayou Corp. alleges guarantor owes more than $400,000

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 9:41am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans lender alleges a guarantor has not upheld his obligations.

Former Blitch-Knevel Architects LLC employee alleges discriminatory treatment

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 9:35am

NEW ORLEANS – A project architect alleges her former employer discriminated against her because of her sex. 

Woman files suit over alleged injuries from Jefferson Parish crash

Michael Abella Dec. 8, 2016, 9:13am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman alleges she was injured in an auto accident in the parish.

Cheniere Construction Inc. alleges it is owed for work on Trapp Canal Project

Michael Abella Dec. 7, 2016, 10:33am

NEW ORLEANS – A Mandeville subcontractor alleges it was not paid for work provided on a project.

Tourist alleges Bourbon Street beer parlor's bouncer punched him

Michael Abella Dec. 7, 2016, 10:25am

NEW ORLEANS – A tourist alleges a bouncer at a Bourbon Street establishment punched him, causing injuries.

Odyssea Marine Inc. alleges it is owed more than $90,000

Michael Abella Dec. 7, 2016, 7:32am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lafourche Parish vessel owner alleges it is owed for the vessel's use.

Crew member sues drillship owners over allegedly unsafe work environment

Michael Abella Dec. 7, 2016, 7:22am

NEW ORLEANS – A Bastrop man alleges he was injured while working as a roustabout on a drillship.

Consumer alleges Northstar Location Services disclosed information to unauthorized third parties

Michael Abella Dec. 7, 2016, 7:15am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against a New York debt collection over allegations of invasion of privacy.

Offshore welder alleges unsafe workplace caused injuries

Michael Abella Dec. 6, 2016, 5:20pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Morgan City man employed as an offshore welder alleges he was injured on the job.

Global Oil Tools Inc. claims cargo was shipped to Romania without authorization, was damaged

Michael Abella Dec. 6, 2016, 5:10pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Houma oil tools manufacturer alleges a common carrier prematurely sent a shipment of tools and that the cargo was damaged in the process.

Chief engineer alleges SCF Waxler Marine terminated him for reporting harassment

Michael Abella Dec. 6, 2016, 4:58pm

NEW ORLEANS– A chief engineer alleges he was terminated in retaliation for reporting sexual harassment.

Subrogee files suit against warehousing companies after alleged theft of zinc bundles

Michael Abella Dec. 6, 2016, 4:50pm

NEW ORLEANS – An insurance company is seeking damages for a claim it had to pay for allegedly stolen zinc bundles that were housed in a New Orleans warehouse.

Minibar attendant alleges Intercontinental Hotels Group Resources Inc. owes unpaid wages

Michael Abella Dec. 6, 2016, 4:39pm

NEW ORLEANS – A minibar attendant alleges she was not properly compensated by the owners of a New Orleans hotel.

Doctor alleges Metairie Ophthalmology operator breached contract

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 6:20pm

NEW ORLEANS – A member a medical limited liability company alleges a Nashville corporation did not honor a contract.

Vessel Admiral Bulker claims it was not cause of fleet breakaway

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 5:33pm

NEW ORLEANS – A vessel's owner alleges it was wrongfully accused of causing a barge fleet breakaway.

Seaman alleges Cvitanovic Towing LLC, Cvitanovic Bros. Inc. did not provide safe work environment

Michael Abella Dec. 5, 2016, 9:06am

NEW ORLEANS – A seaman alleges he was injured on the job because of his employers' negligence.

Jefferson Parish resident accuses shopping plaza operators of discrimination toward disabled people

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 1:05pm

NEW ORLEANS — A disabled person is suing Tequila Rose LLC and Timothy C. Haygood, shopping plaza operators, citing alleged failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations.

Minnesota couple alleges Amtrak refused to board them on the train because of wife's wheelchair

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 12:58pm

NEW ORLEANS — A Minnesota couple is suing Amtrak, citing alleged negligent infliction of emotional distress.

Campus director files class action suit against ITT Educational Services, Inc. for failure to provide layoff notice

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 12:50pm

NEW ORLEANS — A campus director has filed a class-action lawsuit against ITT Educational Services, Inc., a higher education institution, citing alleged violation of federal law.

Gretna City resident accuses the city of alleged unlawful search, seizure and excessive force

Michael Abella Dec. 4, 2016, 12:23pm

NEW ORLEANS — A man is suing Gretna City, a municipal corporation, citing alleged malicious prosecution.