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Seaman seeks $2.5 million in damages from CHS Inc. of Minnesota

NEW ORLEANS – A seaman alleges he was injured twice in one year while working aboard a vessel.

Gap Farms claims town of Arcadia violated its constitutional rights

SHREVEPORT – The owner of a property in Bienville Parish alleges that a permit to construct a barrier has been unlawfully withheld.

Close to 2,000 Louisiana students eligible for refunds after multi-state settlement with Corinthian Colleges

BATON ROUGE, La. (Legal Newsline) – Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry announced April 21 that close to 2,000 students in the state who attended Corinthian Colleges Inc. schools between 2010 and 2014 may be eligible for loan forgiveness.

International High School student claims her disability was not accomodated

NEW ORLEANS – A disabled student attending a charter school in New Orleans alleges she was not provided reasonable modifications.

Matherne Instrumentation Specialists alleged to owe more than $130,000

NEW ORLEANS – A Houma business is alleged to have failed to pay for equipment.

Family alleges man was injured when Low Land Construction Co. tugboat allided with barge

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish man and his family have filed suit against his employer and a barge owner after he was allegedly injured on the job.

Groups want Third Circuit to enforce Flonase class action settlement against Louisiana AG

PHILADELPHIA (Legal Newsline) - The Washington Legal Foundation is among those groups calling on a federal appeals court to overturn a lower court’s decision that, they argue, would undermine class-wide settlements by permitting plaintiff states to file copycat lawsuits despite benefiting from a settlement.

Woodward Villa Shareholder seeks purchased of offered shares

SHREVEPORT – A Georgia shareholder for a Bienville Parish corporation alleges the corporation has not acknowledged his withdrawal notification or to purchase his offered shares.

Hanover Insurance Co. seeks more than $890,000 from Jefferson Parish School Board

NEW ORLEANS – A surety company is suing a school board for expenses it allegedly incurred during the construction of an arts center.

St. Paul Guardian Insurance Co. seeks $2 million from ABS Services

BATON ROUGE – A Minnesota surety company alleges it suffered damages of more than $2 million to represent a Mississippi company and its owner in court.

Man alleges he was injured in crash with St. Bernard Sheriff's Office employee

NEW ORLEANS – A Mississippi man has filed suit against a St. Bernard Sheriff's Office employee after an accident in Mississippi.

U.S. government, agencies claim Flor Nutraceuticals sells illegal product

NEW ORLEANS — The U.S. government has filed suit against a nutraceutical company and its president for alleged misappropriation of likeness and violation of federal law after manufacturing and selling a cold sore treatment product without U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval.

Christwood LLC allegedly fires reservist after helping with flood recovery in Baton Rouge

NEW ORLEANS — An individual assistance reservist with FEMA has filed suit against her employer for alleged wrongful termination and violating federal law after she was relieved of her position following a deployment.

Hercules Offshore allegedly discriminated against employee

NEW ORLEANS — An African-American employee has filed a complaint against his former employer for alleged racial discrimination.

Counselor claims Ekems Healthcare failed to pay overtime wages

NEW ORLEANS — A counselor has filed suit against her former employer for allegedly violating workers compensation acts.

Setpoint Integrated Solutions allegedly discriminated against disabled employee

LAFAYETTE — A product manager has filed suit against his former employer for alleged disability discrimination.

Former school principal claims Concordia Parish School Board discriminated against her

ALEXANDRIA — A former school principal has filed suit against a school district for alleged disability discrimination.

Bent's RV Rendezvous allegedly sold a defective vehicle

NEW ORLEANS — A consumer has filed suit against an RV dealer for alleged breach of implied warranty.

VT Halter Marine allegedly failed to construct vessels fit for their intended use

NEW ORLEANS — New York corporations are suing a shipbuilder, citing alleged breach of contract and breach of warranty.

Alco Collections alleged violated federal debt collection practices

NEW ORLEANS — A consumer has filed suit against a debt collector, citing alleged unlawful collection practices.