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DRYCO LLC claims it is owed for work at East St. John Elementary

Michael Abella Jan. 11, 2017, 10:06am

NEW ORLEANS – An Illinois company alleges a Mandeville company did not pay it for work it completed on a school.

Former assistant director of Jefferson Parish department alleges wrongful demotion

Michael Abella Jan. 11, 2017, 9:51am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish employee alleges she was wrongfully demoted from her position.

Woman alleges The Ritz Carlton Hotel New Orleans rejected application because of previous discrimination charge

Michael Abella Jan. 11, 2017, 9:43am

NEW ORLEANS – A woman alleges her application for employment as a lobby concierge for a New Orleans hotel was rejected because she had previously filed a discrimination complaint.

Laborde Marine Management accused of not paying maintenance and cure benefits

Michael Abella Jan. 11, 2017, 9:29am

NEW ORLEANS – A seaman alleges his employer did not pay maintenance and cure benefits and that this alleged inaction caused him to sell his family home.

Edgar man alleges injuries after collision in Texas

Michael Abella Jan. 11, 2017, 6:37am

NEW ORLEANS – An Edgar man alleges he was injured in accident in Houston with a Seattle driver.

Woman alleges she is owed disability benefits from Unum Life Insurance

Michael Abella Jan. 11, 2017, 6:11am

NEW ORLEANS – A former Apache Corp. employee alleges she is disabled and has not received disability benefits.

Bulk carrier, containership seek more than $1 million in damages

Michael Abella Jan. 10, 2017, 8:42pm

NEW ORLEANS – The owners of bulk carrier and a containership are seeking damages after the vessels were allegedly damaged by other barges.

Minchem International Inc. accused of breaching contract regarding voyages to New Orleans

Michael Abella Jan. 10, 2017, 8:27pm

NEW ORLEANS – A company organized in Singapore claims a Texas corporation failed to complete a set of voyages to New Orleans as contracted.

W&T Offshore LLC files suit over expired lease

Michael Abella Jan. 9, 2017, 7:49am

NEW ORLEANS – A Texas corporation that owns an interest in a Terrebonne Parish property claims leasees on the property are operating without a lease and are not complying with state laws regarding co-ownership of the property.

Waffle House patron alleges officers used excessive force

Michael Abella Jan. 9, 2017, 7:31am

NEW ORLEANS – A Terrebonne Parish man alleges officers unlawfully used a stun gun on him and ordered him to leave a Waffle House after an incident that didn't involve him.

Seaman alleges he was injured while working, is owed benefits from Aramark

Michael Abella Jan. 9, 2017, 7:12am

NEW ORLEANS – A seaman alleges he was injured on the job and that his employer has failed to pay maintenance and cure benefits.

International-Matex Tank Terminals alleges damages to property caused by vessel

Michael Abella Jan. 9, 2017, 7:02am

NEW ORLEANS – The owner of a bulk liquid storage facility in Saint Rose claims more than $700,000 in damage was caused by a tanker vessel.

Physical science technician alleges promotions were denied to him because of race

Michael Abella Jan. 9, 2017, 6:48am

NEW ORLEANS – A 65-year-old African-American male alleges he was denied several promotions because of his race and sex.

Jason Ray Inc. alleged to owe more than $70,000 to TeLe's Welding

Michael Abella Jan. 5, 2017, 9:53am

NEW ORLEANS – A Plaquemines Parish man alleges he is owed for work he performed on a vessel.

Xcel Air Conditioning Services alleged to have failed to perform proper work on hotel

Michael Abella Jan. 5, 2017, 9:27am

NEW ORLEANS – A operator of a New Orleans hotel claims improper work done by a HVAC company has damaged the building due to water moisture.

Speech therapist alleges St. James Parish School Board did not accommodate disability

Michael Abella Jan. 4, 2017, 10:20am

NEW ORLEANS – An Ascension Parish woman formerly employed as a speech therapist by the St. James Parish School Board alleges she was discriminated against because of her disability.

Women allege PF3 Logistics driver caused injuries in collision

Michael Abella Jan. 4, 2017, 10:09am

NEW ORLEANS – Two St. Tammany Parish residents claim they were injured when their vehicle was rear-ended by a semi.

Louis Dreyfus Co. Grains Merchandising seeks confirmation of arbitration award from court

Michael Abella Jan. 3, 2017, 11:41am

NEW ORLEANS – A Connecticut company is seeking confirmation of an arbitration award that relates to a Kenner company.

Surgeon seeks reinstatement of disability benefits she alleges were wrongfully denied

Michael Abella Jan. 3, 2017, 11:33am

NEW ORLEANS – A podiatric surgeon alleges her claim for disability benefits was wrongfully denied.

Deckhand claims he was injured because of negligence of two businesses

Michael Abella Jan. 3, 2017, 7:23am

NEW ORLEANS – A deckhand alleges he was injured while working on a vessel.