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Jefferson Parish woman claims she was hurt after drumstick thrown into crowd at concert

Carrie Bradon Sep. 6, 2017, 3:01pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman is seeking damages, claiming that a drumstick was thrown at her face during a concert.

Northwestern State claims student failed to pay almost $3,000

Carrie Bradon Sep. 5, 2017, 4:14pm

NEW ORLEANS – A university is seeking damages for an open account, claiming that it is owed nearly $3,000.

Toyota is seeking over $16,000 on a lease

Carrie Bradon Sep. 5, 2017, 4:10pm

NEW ORLEANS – A leasing company is seeking sums due on a car.

Metairie contractor claims customer owes nearly $50,000 for new roof

Carrie Bradon Sep. 5, 2017, 3:58pm

GRETNA – A Metairie company is seeking damages, claiming that it is owed nearly $50,000 for work completed.

Cavalry SPV claims Jefferson Parish resident owes nearly $5,000 on Synchrony Bank account

Carrie Bradon Sep. 5, 2017, 3:48pm

GRETNA – Financial institutions are seeking nearly $5,000 from a Jefferson Parish customer.

Gretna resident allegedly defaulted on Visa account

Carrie Bradon Sep. 5, 2017, 3:44pm

GRETNA – A debt collector claims it is owed more than $1,100.

Orleans Parish woman claims home needed repairs

Carrie Bradon Sep. 5, 2017, 3:42pm

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish woman claims she was caused to trip and fall in a rental home.

Orleans Parish woman claims she was burned by hot coffee in a Waffle House

Carrie Bradon Sep. 5, 2017, 3:37pm

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish woman is seeking damages, claiming hot coffee was spilled on her.

Ex-First NBC Bank CFO requests insurance policy payout; second employee to do so amid financial crisis

Charmaine Little Sep. 4, 2017, 8:13am

Another former employee of First NBC Bank Holding Co. has asked a judge to allow her to take out insurance policies in hopes of covering legal costs in the latest round of battles for the company and its previous workers, based on a motion for an order for relief filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Federal court tosses Sofia Vergara pre-embroyo lawsuit, cites lack of jurisdiction

Angela Underwood Sep. 2, 2017, 8:00am

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana has granted actress Sofia Vergara's motion to dismiss the complaint filed by her ex-fiancé over the custody of two frozen pre-embryos.

Tenant alleges uneven deck at New Orleans property caused fall, injuries

Carrie Bradon Sep. 1, 2017, 2:40pm

NEW ORLEANS – A tenant of a New Orleans property alleges she was injured because a deck was not kept in a safe condition.

Woman alleges toxic mold at 2601 LLC owned property caused injuries

Carrie Bradon Sep. 1, 2017, 2:34pm

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish woman claims that she has been injured because of exposure to toxic mold at her office.

Woman claims wet floor at Studio 6 Extended Stay caused fall, injuries

Carrie Bradon Sep. 1, 2017, 2:27pm

NEW ORLEANS – A woman staying at a New Orleans hotel alleges she was injured because of a wet floor.

Poeyfarre Street unit owner seeks damages after broken water pipe harmed property

Carrie Bradon Sep. 1, 2017, 2:22pm

NEW ORLEANS – The owner of a Poeyfarre Street property alleges a broken pipe at a neighboring property caused damages.

Access Home Insurance Co. seeks damages from battery charger makers after house fire

Carrie Bradon Sep. 1, 2017, 2:00pm

NEW ORLEANS – The insurer of a Magazine Street, New Orleans property is seeking several hundred thousand dollars it alleges it paid to its insured after a house fire purported caused by a charger.

Harvey woman allegedly owes over $1,000 on King Size account

Carrie Bradon Sep. 1, 2017, 1:00pm

GRETNA – A debt collector is seeking more than $1,000.

5th Circuit Court of Appeals to review Convergys class-action waiver case

Olivia Olsen Sep. 1, 2017, 8:00am

In a victory for Convergys Corp., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit ruled to grant the company’s review following the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) decision that the company violated the National Labor Relations Act.

Boat transportation dispute unlikely to affect future maritime cases, professor says

Kacie Whaley Aug. 31, 2017, 11:20am

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit has ruled to reverse a district court’s judgment preventing Industrial Maritime Carriers’ in rem action toward an ocean carrier and otherwise affirm the judgment.

Midland Funding claims Barataria resident owes over $1,000 on Visa

Carrie Bradon Aug. 31, 2017, 10:35am

GRETNA – A debt collector is seeking damages from a Barataria resident for sums due.

Crescent City Surgical Centre Operating seeks over $60,000 from Houma resident

Carrie Bradon Aug. 31, 2017, 10:27am

GRETNA – A surgical company is seeking more than $60,000 from a Houma resident.