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DeepCor Marine Inc. alleges it is owed more than $165,000 for services

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 28, 2017, 6:51am

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana company and two vessels are alleged to have failed to pay for services provided.

Welder alleges Textron Marine & Land Systems subjected him to hostile work environment

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 28, 2017, 6:38am

NEW ORLEANS – A Mississippi man alleges he was unlawfully discriminated against because of his race.

Salesman alleges that BP has neither settled nor denied submission to Deepwater Horizon claims center

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 28, 2017, 6:27am

NEW ORLEANS – A salesman for Grakco Rentals alleges his claim for damages relating to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill has not been settled or denied.

Former Benjamin Franklin High School substitute teacher alleges constitutional rights were violated

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 28, 2017, 6:14am

NEW ORLEANS – A former substitute teacher at a charter school is seeking the rescission of his termination after a discussion with students over the use of a racial slur.

Happy Kids Enterprises Inc. alleges insurer still owes more than $180,000 for fire claim

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 27, 2017, 6:54am

NEW ORLEANS – A licensed day care facility alleges its insurer failed to timely and adequately pay for the complete amount of damages sustained after a fire at the property.

John W. Stone Oil Distributor alleges facility was damaged by vessels

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 26, 2017, 11:02am

NEW ORLEANS – The Terrytown owners of an oil storage facility in Gretna alleges it was damaged because of the actions of two tugboats and a barge.

Waste Connections of Louisiana, Progressive Waste Solutions of LA alleged to have violated wage laws

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 26, 2017, 10:03am

NEW ORLEANS – Former employees for a waste collection company have filed a class-action lawsuit over allegations that they were not paid or paid an erroneous rate for certain hours worked.

Man alleges more than 90 days has passed with no action on Deepwater Horizon claim

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 26, 2017, 9:53am

NEW ORLEANS – A truck driver residing in Louisiana that was employed in oilfield tool and equipment transportation has filed a suit over his claim with the Deepwater Horizon Claim Center.

Windward Group alleges Reva Solutions over-billed for project work

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 26, 2017, 9:44am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish software development company alleges it lost a contract because of a subcontractors negligent over-billing.

Wrongful death suit filed against Western Rivers Boat Management Inc.

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 26, 2017, 9:30am

NEW ORLEANS – An estate administrator has filed a wrongful death suit against an Arkansas company.

AMP Automotive files class action against Great American Business Products over alleged junk faxes

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 23, 2017, 1:44pm

NEW ORLEANS – A property management and automobile marketing supplies company is accused of sending junk faxes to a Metairie business.

Man alleges Juneau Sportfishing failed to provide safe place to work

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 23, 2017, 1:39pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana man alleges he injured his left shoulder while working because of the unseaworthiness of the ship.

Man claims exposure during employment with Illinois Central Railroad Co. caused cancer

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 23, 2017, 1:31pm

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish formerly employed as railroad carman/mechanic alleges exposure to a hazardous chemical caused his kidney cancer.

Crosby Dredging alleged to have failed to mark pipe, which damaged man's boat

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 23, 2017, 1:12pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Raceland individual and his insurer allege an unmarked dredge spoil pipe caused damages to a boat.

Louisiana man sues BP for health problems allegedly caused by oil spill cleanup efforts

John Severance Jun. 22, 2017, 8:54am

A Louisiana man who helped clean up the Deepwater Horizon oil spill is suing BP, alleging that he has suffered from health problems after being exposed to crude oil and chemicals during the cleanup efforts.

Life Insurance Co. of North America alleged to have wrongfully denied woman's claim

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 22, 2017, 7:00am

NEW ORLEANS – A Houma woman alleges her claim for short and long-term disability benefits was unlawfully denied.

Transgender woman alleges Tangipahoa Parish sheriff, warden failed to protect her

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 22, 2017, 6:33am

NEW ORLEANS – A transgender woman alleges that she was not protected from other inmates at the Tangipahoa Parish Prison.

Marmac LLC alleges it is owed nearly $80,000 from Double Aught Construction

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 21, 2017, 9:56am

NEW ORLEANS – A Metairie business alleges it was not paid for the use of its barges.

Woman allegedly injured in collisions seeks coverage of damages from State Farm

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 20, 2017, 10:28am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish motorist alleges that damages she received in two collisions exceeded limits of the drivers' insurance policies.

Worker alleges that Miaminola Enterprises failed to properly pay for overtime work

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 20, 2017, 10:16am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans individual alleges that the operators of The Bean Gallery, Envie Expression Bar and Cafe and others failed to properly compensate employees for overtime work.