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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.

IHOP sued after customer slips on freshly mopped floor

By The Louisiana Record | Aug 23, 2013

NEW ORLEANS - The IHOP restaurant on Belle Terre Boulevard in Laplace is being sued by a customer who slipped and fell due to a wet floor.

Porter Industries sued over slip and fall incident

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 9, 2013

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman is blaming two companies for a slip and fall incident.

Lexus dealership sued by woman whose wheel fell off car after maintenance

By The Louisiana Record | Jan 31, 2013

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a local car dealership she claims improperly serviced her car, which resulted in her wheel falling off while she was driving.

Vitter: Finally, An End To Legacy Lawsuit Abuse

By The Louisiana Record | Nov 19, 2012

U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-La.) In Louisiana, we understand the challenge to increase offshore oil and gas production often gets the spotlight in the media. But, there has been another struggle for the oil and gas industry, largely behind the scenes, that is also vital for job creation — cleaning up legacy lawsuit abuse in Louisiana.

Port of New Orleans files TRO over tax sale of property

By The Louisiana Record | Nov 8, 2012

John J. Weiler NEW ORLEANS – The Port of New Orleans has filed a temporary restraining order against the City of New orleans for trying to sell buildings in its possession to settle alleged back taxes on those properties.

Winn-Dixie sued by woman who tripped on unpainted curb

By The Louisiana Record | Oct 5, 2012

George B. Recile GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman has sued a local grocery store for injuries she claims she received when she tripped over a curb.

Garden District Pub sued by contractor who allegedly cut hand on toilet tank

By The Louisiana Record | Sep 14, 2012

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish man has filed suit against a local bar for injuries he claims to have received on its premises.

Jefferson Parish sues barge company for allegedly running crane into Lapalco bridge

By The Louisiana Record | Sep 12, 2012

Lapalco bridge GRETNA – The Jefferson Parish government has sued a shipping company for allegedly running into a local bridge.

Put jobs over trial lawyer profits

By The Louisiana Record | May 7, 2012

Dear Senate President John Alario, Jr. and Senate Judiciary A Chairman Ben Nevers:

Legacy Lawsuits: The Fight Continues

By The Louisiana Record | Mar 8, 2012

Don Briggs Don Briggs, President of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association, shares his views on an LSU study revealing Louisiana has lost an estimated $6.8 billion due to "legacy lawsuits".

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