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Property deal gets mired in lawsuit after buyer accuses seller of fraud

Kyle Barnett Feb. 1, 2012, 10:46am

DONALDSONVILLE – An Ascension Parish company is suing another local company over a piece of property they say should have been included in a real estate deal.

Lake Charles attorney one of the first to receive anti-bribery specialist accreditation

Kyle Barnett Feb. 2, 2012, 4:55am

Mary Shaddock Jones A Louisiana attorney has become the first woman in the U.S. to complete an accredited anti-bribery and anti-corruption compliance training program.

Landlord sued after tenant losses footing between bottom stair and floor surface

Kyle Barnett Feb. 2, 2012, 10:50am

George R. Blue A New Orleans woman is suing her landlord for injuries she claims to have sustained when she fell.

Woman sues for falling on stairs she did not see

Kyle Barnett Feb. 2, 2012, 10:57am

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a New Orleans property holder and its tenant for injuries she claims were caused by a fall on the property.

Man sues employer for bounced checks

Kyle Barnett Feb. 2, 2012, 11:00am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans man is suing is suing his former employer for unpaid wages stemming from bounced payroll checks.

J&J sued over hip replacement device

Kyle Barnett Feb. 2, 2012, 11:00am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans woman is suing Johnson and Johnson claiming a hip replacement she received from the company was defective.

Ibrahim's Autoplex sued for allegedly injuring customer

Kyle Barnett Feb. 2, 2012, 11:00am

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans man is suing his auto repair shop for a fall he claims was caused by one of its employees.

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Crewmember sues for alleged injuries occurring off coast of Nigeria

Kyle Barnett Feb. 5, 2012, 7:00pm

NEW ORLEANS – An Avondale man is suing a shipping company under the Jones Act alleging he received injuries in the line of work.

Lawsuit brought against Tulane Medical Center for woman's paralysis

Kyle Barnett Feb. 5, 2012, 7:24pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman is suing Tulane Medical Center for treatment she claims resulted in her quadriplegia.

Home Depot sued after customer claims sign fell on his head

Kyle Barnett Feb. 5, 2012, 7:26pm

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans man is suing a home improvement store for injuries he said he received as a patron on the premises.

The Delachaise sued over woman's fall at entrance

Kyle Barnett Feb. 5, 2012, 7:56pm

Anthony J. Milazzo A New Orleans woman is suing a local wine bar for injuries she says she suffered in a fall on their premises.

Jefferson Parish couple sues J&J and others over blood glucose meter

Michelle Keahey Feb. 6, 2012, 1:52am

Walters NEW ORLEANS - The manufacturers of recalled blood glucose meters are being sued by a Jefferson Parish couple after inaccurate readings allegedly caused the man to take too much insulin and suffer a diabetic coma.

Deckhand sues after slipping in grease on engine room floor

Michelle Keahey Feb. 6, 2012, 1:57am

NEW ORLEANS - After suffering injuries when he slipped in oil and grease on the floor of an engine room, a deckhand has filed a lawsuit against his employer claiming the floor was not properly maintained.

Pfizer sued by parents claiming Zoloft use caused birth defects

Michelle Keahey Feb. 6, 2012, 2:00am

NEW ORLEANS - A Louisiana couple has filed a lawsuit against Pfizer claiming that its antidepressant drug Zoloft causes birth defects while taken during pregnancy.

St. Tammany Parish woman sues GSK claiming osteoporosis drug caused esophagus problems

Michelle Keahey Feb. 6, 2012, 2:00am

NEW ORLEANS - A St. Tammany Parish woman has filed a lawsuit against Glaxo Smith Kline claiming an osteoporosis drug caused her to suffer esophageal problems.

Woman sues claiming faulty medical reading resulted in hysterectomy

Kyle Barnett Feb. 6, 2012, 4:49pm

Ecuyer NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a pathology service for misreading her medical test results.

Deckhand sues for $1.65 million after tripping on a board

Michelle Keahey Feb. 7, 2012, 2:00am

NEW ORLEANS - A deckhand has filed a lawsuit against his employer for $1.65 million after tripping on a board and being knocked unconscious.

Seaman employer for $1 million after trailer hitch hits foot

Michelle Keahey Feb. 7, 2012, 2:00am

NEW ORLEANS - A Lafourche Parish man has filed a lawsuit against his employer for $1 million after he dropped a trailer hitch on his foot.

Oregon man sues employer after suffering crushing injury to his arm

Michelle Keahey Feb. 7, 2012, 2:10am

Delise NEW ORLEANS - An Oregon resident has filed a lawsuit against his employer for negligence after his arm was crushed in lifting lines.