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Chico’s customer files suit after allegedly sustaining severe injuries from falling on a clothes rack

NEW ORLEANS – A 77-year-old woman is suing a corporate retailer claiming she fell on a clothes rack causing her to become permanently handicapped.

Budget files $14K suit against customers who allegedly totaled Maxima

NEW ORLEANS – Budget Rent A Car is suing patrons claiming they inflicted $14,000 worth of damages to a 2014 Nissan Maxima.

Medical malpractice claim filed against doctor who allegedly performed surgeries without being certified

NEW ORLEANS – A woman claims a physician performed multiple surgeries on her right foot before he was even a qualified healthcare provider.

Contracting company files $375K lawsuit over arbitration award

NEW ORLEANS – A contractor is suing  a subcontractor who allegedly failed project demands on a local juvenile jail and lost a $375,000 arbitration decision concerning that failure.

Man files lawsuit after being denied a taxicab permit

NEW ORLEANS – A man claims he was denied due process when he was not given a taxicab permit by the Department of Safety and Permits Taxicab and for Hire Vehicles Bureau.

Woman claims her close friend failed to pay back $28K for lease payment and son’s tuition

NEW ORLEANS – A woman contends her close friend borrowed more than $28,000 to pay for her lease and son’s tuition, but failed to reimburse the plaintiff.

AT&T Louisiana files suit after facilities allegedly damaged by defective sprinkler system

NEW ORLEANS – AT&T Louisiana claims a defective sprinkler system resulted in their facilities sustaining water damage.

Entergy sued by couple after power line allegedly shocks son

NEW ORLEANS – A couple claims their son was shocked when his pool net struck an Entergy power line while cleaning.

Elderly woman files medical malpractice claim after allegedly fracturing her leg in the shower

NEW ORLEANS – An elderly woman claims she sustained injuries in the shower while being transferred from her shower chair to her wheelchair by two nursing assistants.

Mother sues Ben Franklin Elementary School, claims not enough Tylenol given to daughter

NEW ORLEANS – A mother is suing Ben Franklin Elementary School contending the school nurse only gave her daughter a single dose of Tylenol to stop her headache instead of three as ordered.

Entergy claims New Orleans Sewage & Water Board damaged their facilities during construction

NEW ORLEANS – Entergy is suing the New Orleans Sewage & Water Board claiming it damaged the energy provider’s facilities during a construction project.

Roofing company files $100K lawsuit alleging non-payment for work on airplane hangar

New Orleans Lakefront Airport

Flowers Baking company employees file suit over $92K commission dispute

NEW ORLEANS – Employees of Flowers Baking company claim a 10 percent commission cut since June of 2013 has deprived them of $92,000.

Convention center worker claims an intoxicated flatbed cart operator hit her

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Multiple local storage companies fight over $900K judgment

NEW ORLEANS – Two local storage companies claim they are owed close to $900,000 by competitors.

Ochsner employee sues after elevator she was riding in allegedly plummeted 10 floors

NEW ORLEANS – An Ochsner hospital employee claims she fell down 10 floors in an elevator resulting in severe personal injuries to her knees and neck.

Edna Karr Charter High School sued for allegedly failing to protect handicapped child during fight

NEW ORLEANS – A mother claims Edna Karr Charter High School failed to protect her handicapped child from physical contact when a fight broke out.

State of Louisiana, Department of Education sued for over $250K for alleged property damage

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Construction company sued for $66K for allegedly defaulting on a business loan agreement

NEW ORLEANS – A construction company is being sued for allegedly failing to repay a bank loan of more than $66,000.

Forklift operator claims on the job injury after jumping from vehicle to avoid falling objects

NEW ORLEANS – An employee of Express Services who claims he was injured while operating a forklift at local warehouse is suing.