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Inmate held illegally for weeks files lawsuit against Orleans Parish

Corinne Lincoln-Pinheiro Apr. 21, 2017, 3:39pm

A New Orleans man held in two different state inmate facilities almost four weeks after his official release date recently filed a federal lawsuit against Orleans Parish and state officials.

Former Anchor36 LLC, Anchor36 Logistics employee alleges she is owed unpaid wages

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 21, 2017, 6:09am

NEW ORLEANS – An East Baton Rouge Parish woman alleges her former Jefferson Parish employers failed to pay her for overtime work.

Muslim man alleges he was subjected to discrimination at Beacon Sales Acquisition

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 21, 2017, 6:04am

NEW ORLEANS – A Muslim employee claims a Harahan business subjected him to harassment because of his religion and national origin.

Diver alleges chemical burns, respiratory issues from dispersants used for oil cleanup

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 21, 2017, 5:47am

NEW ORLEANS – A certified marine life diver alleges he was injured because of the dispersants used in the Deepwater Horizon cleanup.

Woman alleges Navient Solutions has called hundreds of times

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 21, 2017, 5:31am

NEW ORLEANS – A Hanville consumer alleges a debt collector has called her 400 times since she revoked her consent to receive calls.

Deloach Marine Services alleges Marquette Transportation Co.'s negligence caused barge damage

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 21, 2017, 5:24am

NEW ORLEANS – A Port Allen towing vessel owner alleges a collision on the Mississippi River caused more than $1 million in damage to its barges.

Man alleges he was injured by chemical dispersant used in oil cleanup

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 20, 2017, 10:17am

NEW ORLEANS – A man alleges BP failed to properly train and equip Deepwater Horizon cleanup workers to avoid exposure to hazardous substances.

PTL LLC employee seeks $3 million for injuries allegedly sustained on job

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 19, 2017, 7:51am

NEW ORLEANS – A man is seeking more than $3 million over allegations he was injured because of an unsafe work environment.

Four passengers allege they were injured on tour of swamp area

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 19, 2017, 7:43am

NEW ORLEANS – Four passengers on a tour of the Honey Island Swamp area allege they were injured when the vessel collided with another.

Family alleges man was injured when Low Land Construction Co. tugboat allided with barge

The Louisiana Record Apr. 19, 2017, 7:29am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish man and his family have filed suit against his employer and a barge owner after he was allegedly injured on the job.

Man alleges Principal Life Insurance did not timely review appeal for benefit amount

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 19, 2017, 7:07am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lacombe man alleges his insurer has filed to timely review his appeal.

Dentsply Sirona Inc. alleges Edge Endo is using ProTaper Next mark without authorization

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 18, 2017, 10:24am

NEW ORLEANS – A Pennsylvania manufacturer of dental products alleges a New Mexico business is unlawfully using its trademark.

Crane operator alleges injuries after fall

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 18, 2017, 10:15am

NEW ORLEANS – An Ascension Parish man employed as a crane operator claims he was caused to fall because of a defective step.

Woman accuses Capital One National Association of disability discrimination

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 18, 2017, 9:55am

NEW ORLEANS – An Ascension Parish woman alleges she was discriminated against because of her disability.

Patient alleges Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon Inc. manufactured defective Physiomesh device

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 17, 2017, 1:48pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Port Sulphur woman alleges she was injured by a defective medical device.

Mississippi citizens seek $16 million in damages over claims law firms breached contract

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 17, 2017, 1:35pm

NEW ORLEANS – Mississippi citizens and companies allege that law firms they hired to represent their claims in relation to the Deepwater Horizon spill negligently failed to carry out their duties per the terms of a contract.

Former Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. employee alleged to be unlawfully soliciting customers

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 17, 2017, 1:27pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana man formerly employed by an insurance business is accused of misappropriating trade secrets and confidential information.

Express Lien Inc. accuses Expressliens USA of unlawfully using mark

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 17, 2017, 1:16pm

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans software vendor alleges an individual and corporation, both located in Florida, are unlawfully using its mark.

DHD Offshore Services LLC, Viral Investments allege they are owed more than $400,000

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 17, 2017, 10:17am

NEW ORLEANS – Two limited liability companies in the state allege they were not paid for goods and services that they provided.

Shrimping/fishing vessel operator alleges damages from crude oil exposure

Lhalie Castillo Apr. 14, 2017, 6:32am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lafourche Parish man alleges he was injured because of exposure to crude oil and dispersants.