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Ten former St. Tammany Parish deputies accuse sheriff of wrongful termination

Christopher Mobley Jul. 1, 2017, 10:00am

Ten former St. Tammany Parish deputies are suing their former employer, Sheriff Randy Smith, after being terminated from their positions.

Akorn shareholder alleges company violated Securities Exchange Act with proxy statement

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 3, 2017, 12:00pm

BATON ROUGE – An Akorn shareholder has filed a class-action lawsuit against Akorn Inc. over allegations that it filed a misleading proxy statement.

Seaman alleges he has been unfit for work since injury while employed by Offshore Marine Contractors

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 3, 2017, 12:08pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Jones Act seaman alleges he was injured while working because his employer failed to provide adequate equipment.

Alabama man alleged to still owe more than $3,000 to Florida individual

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 3, 2017, 12:13pm

NEW ORLEANS – An Alabama man is alleged to have failed to pay a Florida man in full.

Three former employees allege Coastal Industries failed to pay overtime wages

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 3, 2017, 12:18pm

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish company is alleged to have failed to pay overtime to three former workers.

Former maintenance superintendent alleges Praxair wrongfully terminated him

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 3, 2017, 12:24pm

BATON ROUGE – An East Baton Rouge Parish man alleges that he was wrongfully terminated from his job as a maintenance superintendent.

Pads Concrete claims it was not paid in full

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 2:43pm

NEW ORLEANS – A concrete company is seeking nearly $60,000 of unpaid dues.

Redevelopment authority claims Pontchartrain Park Community Development failed to improve property

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 2:48pm

NEW ORLEANS – A redevelopment authority is seeking damages for breach of contract.

Woman claims she was injured in slip and fall at Tulane University Hospital

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 2:52pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman is seeking damages for a slip and fall.

C&G Construction allegedly failed to complete work in professional manner

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 2:56pm

NEW ORLEANS – A man is seeking damages, claiming that a construction company failed to perform work as it should have.

Zinsel Glass and Mirror claims it was never paid in full for work it completed

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 3:02pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish contractor claims that it is owed more than $30,000 from a contract it completed.

Couple allegedly failed to make improvements to New Orleans property

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 3:07pm

NEW ORLEANS – A redevelopment authority is suing a couple for breach of contract.

St. Charles Parish man claims he was injured when second-floor railing broke

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 3:12pm

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Charles Parish man claims that he was injured when a railing broke.

Midland Funding claims Marrero woman owes more than $1,800

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 3:17pm

GRETNA – A debt collector is seeking over $1,800 for sums due.

Terrytown resident allegedly failed to pay over $10,000 on loan note

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 3:21pm

GRETNA – A debt collector is seeking damages for sums due.

Gulf Coast Bank and Trust seeking more than $100,000

Carrie Bradon Jul. 3, 2017, 3:25pm

GRETNA – A bank is seeking damages for sums due.

Man alleges he was injured because of defective ladder on Anadarko platform

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 4, 2017, 6:20am

NEW ORLEANS – A painter/service hand working on an Anadarko platform in the Gulf of Mexico alleges that he was injured because of a defective ladder.

Former Houma Industries employee alleges Deepwater Horizon spill affected employment

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 4, 2017, 6:27am

NEW ORLEANS – A Marrero man alleges his employment with a Houma business was affected by the Deepwater Horizon spill and that he had to retire early.

Federal government seeks to prohibit Louisiana woman from preparing tax returns

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 4, 2017, 6:52am

NEW ORLEANS – A tax return preparer residing in Louisiana is accused of filing false and fraudulent returns.

Former worker claims Cajun Industries owes unpaid overtime wages

Lhalie Castillo Jul. 4, 2017, 7:02am

NEW ORLEANS — A construction worker has filed a class-action lawsuit against his former Baton Rouge employer over allegations he is owed unpaid overtime wages.