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Daughter accuses medical service providers of disability discrimination

Michael Abella Feb. 17, 2017, 12:11pm

BATON ROUGE — A daughter is suing end of life medical service providers, alleging disability discrimination.

Hearing-impaired student alleges University of Louisiana Lafayette discriminated against him

Michael Abella Feb. 16, 2017, 6:02am

BATON ROUGE – A hearing impaired student alleges a university did not accommodate him.

Property owner alleges Imperial Fire and Casualty has not paid claim

Michael Abella Feb. 3, 2017, 10:50am

BATON ROUGE – A property owner alleges his insurer failed to tender payment for damages caused by rain and flooding.

North American Automotive Group employee alleges he was only paid straight time for overtime work

Michael Abella Feb. 2, 2017, 5:38am

BATON ROUGE – An employee for a used car dealer in Baton Rouge claims he was not paid at a rate of time-and-one-half of his regular wages for overtime work.

Seaman alleges he was injured while working for Parker Drilling

Michael Abella Jan. 30, 2017, 9:17am

BATON ROUGE – A Jones Act seaman has filed suit against his employer over an alleged knee injury.

J&J Sports Productions alleges Mom’s Place unlawfully broadcasted Pacquiao fight

Michael Abella Jan. 27, 2017, 10:52am

BATON ROUGE – A Prairieville business is accused of broadcasting a sports event without authorization.

Late Night Group LLC alleged to have broadcasted sports event without authorization

Michael Abella Jan. 25, 2017, 6:48am

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge commercial establishment is accused of unlawfully broadcasting a boxing match.

Former L'Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge employee alleges disparate treatment

Michael Abella Jan. 23, 2017, 6:43am

BATON ROUGE – An African-American female formerly employed as a server with a Baton Rouge casino alleges she faced unlawful employment practices and disparate treatment.

Inmate alleges he had stroke, was denied medical treatment

Michael Abella Jan. 23, 2017, 6:34am

BATON ROUGE – A resident of the Elayn Hunt Correctional Center alleges he was denied medical treatment.

Employee alleges he was subjected to hostile work environment at CERT Operations

Michael Abella Jan. 18, 2017, 4:53pm

BATON ROUGE – A Pointe Coupee man alleges he had to resign from his job because of the unwanted conduct of his supervisor.

K&L Real Estate, individual accused of not upholding terms of lease

Michael Abella Jan. 11, 2017, 5:58am

BATON ROUGE – Tenants of a Baton Rouge property allege their landlord failed to uphold the terms of a lease agreement.

Home health care worker alleges Baton Rouge ElderCare did not pay overtime

Michael Abella Jan. 10, 2017, 8:32pm

BATON ROUGE – A home health care worker alleges her Baton Rouge employer owes unpaid overtime wages and has filed a class-action suit.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. employee alleges disability benefits were unlawfully terminated

Michael Abella Jan. 9, 2017, 7:37am

BATON ROUGE – A man alleges his disability benefits were wrongfully terminated.

Kaufman County Builders alleges it wasn't paid for Cowboy Chicken Restaurant work

Michael Abella Jan. 4, 2017, 10:29am

BATON ROUGE – A contractor claims it is owed $90,000 for construction work on the Cowboy Chicken Restaurant.

Inmates allege doctor-recommended surgeries have been delayed

Michael Abella Jan. 2, 2017, 12:57pm

BATON ROUGE – Inmates at the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola allege that they have waited years for doctor-recommended surgeries.

OSC-Management Inc., Jefferson South Apartments accused of illegal termination of lease

Michael Abella Dec. 29, 2016, 1:13pm

BATON ROUGE – A disabled woman is seeking a temporary restraining order from being evicted from an apartment complex

Former Southern University and A&M College faculty member files suit after termination

Michael Abella Dec. 29, 2016, 11:57am

BATON ROUGE – A tenured faculty member alleges that a university violated the recommendations of its faculty handbook by terminating her in the middle of the school year.

Insurer claims Ouachita Parish man isn't cooperating with investigation of claim

Michael Abella Dec. 27, 2016, 10:13am

BATON ROUGE – An insurer is seeking the court's help regarding an insurance claim made by an Ouachita Parish man.

Well operator claims negligence of Gulf Coast Coil Tubing & Nitrogen Services caused well loss

Michael Abella Dec. 22, 2016, 4:05pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Texas well operator alleges a Scott company's negligence forced it to plug and abandon a well.

Former Exxon Mobil Corp. employee alleges she was terminated because of epilepsy

Michael Abella Dec. 20, 2016, 8:14pm

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish woman claims she was unlawfully terminated from work because of her disability.