NEW ORLEANS – The lawsuit, filed by Golden Eagle Line Shipping, claims damages of more than a half-million dollars.
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ALEXANDRIA – A former teacher has filed a lawsuit against the Caddo Parish School Board, claiming she was fired because of her disabled son and alleging a violation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
NEW ORLEANS — The owners of the Ruby Slipper Cafe in New Orleans have sued a former executive adviser claiming fraud and breach of contract.
A grassroots group has banded together to tackle the issue of gerrymandering in Louisiana.
Louisiana residents will be seeing an increase in car insurance rates this year. Louisiana Commissioner of Insurance Jim Donelon has said that lawsuit abuse is a major cause of the high rates in the state, according to a column in The Advocate. The executive vice president of the Professional Insurance Agents of Louisiana agrees.
A New Orleans-based nonprofit organization has had a small victory over claims of discrimination filed by a former employee.
A dispute over air-quality designations has direct ties to economic prosperity in Louisiana, according to a Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) administrator.
A gas and oil industry spokesperson claims that Louisiana's reputation and its legal climate have affected the growth of the industry, and legal reformers have said they are not surprised by the state's low ranking in a recent legal survey.
A second lawsuit has been filed against a former New Orleans police officer accused of molesting young boys.
WWL radio host Scoot discussed the use of advertising by injury lawyers on a recent afternoon radio show and whether lawsuits filed after car accidents result in higher insurance rates in Louisiana.
A lawsuit filed by two environmental groups over the extension of the red snapper season lacks factual evidence, one expert says.
Terrebonne Parish has paid $50,000 to a local couple to settle a lawsuit after a sheriff searched their home.
Jason Williams, a New Orleans city councilman, has stepped back from asking the city to sue the oil and gas industry.
Over 5,000 individuals have signed a petition calling for Gov. John Bel Edwards to focus on creating more jobs in Louisiana.
The first case in multi-district litigation (MDL) revolving around permanent hair loss from a breast cancer drug has been set for trial in September 2018.
The Louisiana Bar Foundation recently honored several members at its annual Fellows Gala.
Magnolia Woods Civic Association, local families sue Baton Rouge over Mount Hope Plantation expansion plan
Residents have sued the City-Parish of Baton Rouge over the expansion of the Mount Hope Plantation House, a plan they say violates the Unified Development Code (UDC).
Property owners claim that school's new lights on its athletic field are a nuisance and reduce the property value of their homes.
A lawsuit has been filed by the children of a man killed in a collision on the Leeville Bridge in March, claiming that the driver of the tractor trailer was intoxicated at the time of the incident.
The Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF) has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana against the City of Baton Rouge for not renewing the organization's federally funded Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program contract.