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Seaman blames employer for injury

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 7, 2015

A seaman is suing his employer, alleging negligence in an offshore accident.

Captain sues employer claiming injuries in offshore workplace accident

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 6, 2015

SpagnolettiA Terrebonne Parish man is suing his employer, alleging negligence in a 2013 workplace incident.Stanley Hotard Jr. filed a lawsuit March 24 in U.S District Court Eastern District of Louisiana against Graestone Logistics and KBK Marine.According to the complaint, on June 21, 2013, Hotard, employed by the defendants as a captain and crew member of the Shelby Jean, was injured when he slipped

Diver alleges severe injuries, sues insurance firm

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 6, 2015

A Denham Springs man has sued his employer’s insurance firm, alleging breach of duty.

Rig worker sues employer for damages alleged in injury

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 6, 2015

A St. Landry Parish resident brought suit against an offshore drilling company claiming injuries.

Military veteran sues firm, alleges age discrimination

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 6, 2015

A St. Tammany Parish resident brought suit against a company for allegedly violating the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, as well as for unlawful hiring practices.

Maritime company alleges breach of contract

By The Louisiana Record | Mar 18, 2015

A shipowner is suing an international shipping company over its alleged failure to pay for leasing and other services. SPV I filed a lawsuit Feb. 16 in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana against Daebo International Shipping Co. and Shinhan Capital Co. According to the complaint, SPV and Daebo entered into an agreement Oct. 15, 2014, which leased the ship Kacey to Daebo for 70

Jefferson Parish woman sues drugmakers over Xarelto

By The Louisiana Record | Mar 16, 2015

A Louisiana woman has sued the makers of the stroke prevention drug Xarelto after allegedly suffering unexpected and serious complications.

Rig worker sues employer for damages alleged in injury

By The Louisiana Record | Mar 16, 2015

A St. Landry Parish resident brought suit against an offshore drilling company claiming negligence.

Couple sues industrial firm for workplace accident

By The Louisiana Record | Mar 10, 2015

A Mississippi couple brought a lawsuit against an oil company for alleged negligence.

Louisiana man sues in Cyclone RV purchase

By The Louisiana Record | Mar 6, 2015

The buyer of a Cyclone recreational vehicle has sued its makers and dealer for alleged improper handling of the warranty guarantees.

Federal judge dismisses massive suit against oil and gas companies by flood protection board

By The Louisiana Record | Feb 16, 2015

U.S. Federal Judge Nannette Jolivette BrownNEW ORLEANS – A federal judge has dismissed a case brought on behalf of a local flood protection authority looking to pin billions of dollars worth of coastal land loss on oil and energy exploration activities.U.S. District Judge Nannette Jolivette Brown ruled on Friday in favor of dismissing the landmark lawsuit first filed over a year and a half ago on behalf

Medical equipment supplier sued after Medicaid requests $157K from clinic for using ineligible equipment

By The Louisiana Record | Jul 30, 2014

GRETNA – A local ophthalmologist and the clinic where he works are suing a medical equipment company they allege told them they could bill Medicaid for the use of a machine, which was actually ineligible for billing.

Local golf club sued by woman who allegedly tripped on rebar sticking out of sidewalk

By The Louisiana Record | Oct 18, 2013

GRETNA – A Kenner golf club is being sued by a woman who claims she was injured after tripping on a defective sidewalk.

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