Chelsea Partington News

Algiers Sports Bar sued over man's alleged injuries in slip and fall

By Chelsea Partington | Jan 12, 2015

NEW ORLEANS- A New Orleans man is suing a local sports bar and its insurer after he allegedly fell over a defect near the bar’s restroom.

OPS Family Care sues Choice Foundation after alleged breach of contract

By Chelsea Partington | Jan 9, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana social services company is suing a nonprofit for allegedly terminating a work contract improperly, and then hiring a social worker recently employed by the company in violation of a pre-existing work agreement between the company and the nonprofit.

West Bank Surgery Center, doctor accused of leaving Ray-Tec sponge in patient after surgery

By Chelsea Partington | Jan 8, 2015

NEW ORLEANS- A Plaquemines Parish man is suing his physician and the West Bank Surgery Center for allegedly breaching standards of care by leaving a medical sponge inside him following a surgical procedure.

Davita Dialysis sued, accused of negligence after man's alleged slip-and-fall

By Chelsea Partington | Jan 6, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans man is suing a Louisiana dialysis company for negligence after he allegedly slipped and fell in a puddle of water at the corporation's facility in the Freret neighborhood.

Ritz-Carlton and guest sued by security guard after alleged incident of intoxicated battery, negligence and racial slurs

By Chelsea Partington | Dec 29, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A security guard is suing the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company and a former guest of the hotel separately.

Bozo’s restaurant owners sue over alleged breach of contract

By Chelsea Partington | Dec 23, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – Two St. Tammany LLC members are suing shareholders of Bozo's Inc. due to alleged breach of a commercial lease and breach of a construction contract.

Former Shell Oil worker sues insulation companies after mesothelioma diagnosis

By Chelsea Partington | Dec 23, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A Washington Parish couple is suing corporations they claim are responsible for the husband's exposure to asbestos and subsequent contraction of mesothelioma.

Woman sues Wal-Mart, claims a wet substance in meat aisle caused fall and injury

By Chelsea Partington | Nov 25, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans Parish woman is suing a local retailer after she was allegedly injured in a fall due to a slippery substance on the meat aisle floor.

Hurricane lawsuit filed againt insurer for failure to pay on claim

By Chelsea Partington | Nov 21, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish corporation is suing its insurer for alleged breach of contract after Lloyd's of London allegedly failed to pay for damages resulting from Hurricane Isaac's landfall.

Baymont Inn and Suites files hurricane suit against Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corporation

By Chelsea Partington | Nov 19, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – The corporation that owns Baymont Inn and Suites of New Orleans is suing their insurer for allegedly failing to pay for damages resulting from Hurricane Isaac.

Freeman Expositions sued for more than $50K after woman’s alleged fall on debris

By Chelsea Partington | Nov 19, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing several companies for their alleged role in causing her to fall and sustain injury within the premises of a local business.

Southern University sued, accused of negligence by student claiming physical injury

By Chelsea Partington | Nov 17, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A college student is suing Southern University and its insurer after allegedly tripping on an iron rod near the school’s recently constructed science building.

Marine Corps law enforcement employee sues after workout equipment allegedly throws him into wall

By Chelsea Partington | Oct 29, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A Plaquemines Parish man and his wife are suing several fitness companies after a workout machine at the U.S. Marine Corps Support Facility allegedly malfunctioned and injured him.

Dollar Store patron claims she slipped on wet substance in parking lot, sues corporation on grounds of negligence

By Chelsea Partington | Oct 28, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans woman is suing Family Dollar Stores for its alleged negligence, which she claims resulted in her slipping and falling on a wet surface at a local store.

Toxic mold at center of radio station lawsuit by former employee

By Chelsea Partington | Oct 28, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A former radio station employee is suing Bakewell Media for allegedly allowing mold to flourish in its building, which allegedly resulted in her injury.

St. John Berchman’s Apartments sued for more than $50K by woman claiming she slipped and fell

By Chelsea Partington | Oct 27, 2014

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans woman is suing two housing corporations and their insurers for allegedly failing to mend a broken water line, which she says resulted in her fall and subsequent injury.

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