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Sister alleges Orleans Justice Center failed to prevent brother's suicide

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 11:40am

NEW ORLEANS — A sister of a New Orleans man is suing the sheriff of Orleans Parish, the warden of Orleans Justice Center and a health care provider, citing alleged violations of federal and state constitutional and statutory standards.

Former inmate alleges correctional center failed to provide medical care

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 11:23am

NEW ORLEANS — An inmate is suing the sheriff of St. Charles Parish, the warden of a correctional center and an insurance company, citing alleged failure to provide equal protection and due process.

B&J Martin alleges it is not responsible for benefits for Thibodaux man

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 11:02am

NEW ORLEANS – A Galliano employer seeks judgment that a Thibodaux man is not entitled to maintenance and cure benefits.

Factory Sales and Engineering Inc. accused of failing to pay invoices

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 10:44am

NEW ORLEANS – A Pennsylvania crane rental company claims a Covington energy equipment company has failed to pay invoices.

Injured seaman claims employers did not provide proper equipment

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 10:31am

NEW ORLEANS – A Franklin man claims his Berwick employers did not provide a safe working environment.

Bespoke seeks transfer of domain name it alleges is owned by a cybersquatter

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 10:20am

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana limited liability company that markets travel tours alleges a New Zealand resident wants more than $8 million for a domain name.

Intreg8 Fuel Inc. alleges it is owed more than $150,000 for fuel supplied to vessel

Michael Abella Mar. 22, 2017, 7:40am

NEW ORLEANS – A bunker fuel supplier alleges it was not paid for fuel it provided to a vessel.

Inland Dredging Co. seaman claims he was injured because of unsafe work environment

Michael Abella Mar. 21, 2017, 7:48am

NEW ORLEANS – A Lafayette seaman alleges he was injured when the vessel he was traveling on struck a submerged island.

Aqueos Corp. alleges it is owed more than $2 million from Montco Oilfield Contractors, vessels

Michael Abella Mar. 21, 2017, 7:16am

NEW ORLEANS – A Broussard corporation alleges it was not paid for services it provided to three vessels.

Willie's Chicken Shack operator seeks declaration regarding infringement claims made by Wet Willies Management Corp.

Michael Abella Mar. 21, 2017, 7:08am

NEW ORLEANS – A fast and casual restaurant operator claims that its trademark is not infringing a Georgia-based company's mark.

Sisung Film Finance alleges it is owed $100,000

Michael Abella Mar. 20, 2017, 10:03am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans financing company alleges it is owed payments in conjunction with a production of a film.

Seaman alleges Diamond Offshore Co. did not provide a safe work environment

Michael Abella Mar. 20, 2017, 6:52am

NEW ORLEANS – A Sabine Parish seaman alleges his cardiac condition worsened because of a delay in receiving medical treatment.

Man alleges bike he purchased from Target was not properly assembled, caused knee injury

Michael Abella Mar. 20, 2017, 6:43am

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish man alleges he suffered a knee injury while trying to stop the defective bicycle he was riding.

Macy's shopper claims she was injured after tripping in store

Michael Abella Mar. 20, 2017, 6:25am

NEW ORLEANS – A shopper alleges she was injured after tripping at a Metairie department store.

Man claims Starfleet Marine Transportation Inc.'s negligence caused injuries

Michael Abella Mar. 17, 2017, 10:42am

NEW ORLEANS – A man alleges he was injured when returning to shore because the crew of a transportation company failed to take appropriate actions.

Former employee claims Harvey Gulf International Marine did not pay overtime wages

Michael Abella Mar. 17, 2017, 10:16am

NEW ORLEANS – A Florida seaman has filed a class-action lawsuit against a New Orleans marine transportation company over the company's allegedly unlawful pay practices.

Passenger claims she was injured after USPS employee rear-ended vehicle

Michael Abella Mar. 17, 2017, 10:09am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman alleges she was injured when the vehicle she was riding in was rear-ended by a United States Postal Service employee.

Woman alleges she slipped on water from leaky pipe at Ritz-Carlton hotel in New Orleans

Michael Abella Mar. 17, 2017, 10:03am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish couple alleges a Canal Street hotel's negligence caused the wife to fall.

Former Brock Beauty employee alleges she was terminated because of disability

Michael Abella Mar. 16, 2017, 2:24pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman claims she was unlawfully terminated from her job at a Slidell business because of her medical condition.

Job applicant accuses Alliance Energy Services of disability discrimination

Michael Abella Mar. 16, 2017, 2:05pm

NEW ORLEANS – A man alleges a Houma employer rescinded a job offer because of his disability.