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Disciplinary board hearing panel recommends New Orleans attorney be disbarred following bank theft plea

By Karen Kidd | Jan 31, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – Suspended New Orleans attorney Hilliard Charles Fazande III faces disbarment after a recent recommendation by a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee following his sentencing last fall for bank theft.

Arizona-based attorney receives reciprocal suspension, probation

By Karen Kidd | Sep 20, 2018

The Louisiana Supreme Court reciprocally disciplined Attorney Sabinus A. Megwa following a Sept. 14 proceeding.

Damages sought from Gulf Crane Services, Freeport McMoran from allegedly injured man

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 14, 2017

LAFAYETTE – A Jefferson Parish man alleges he was injured during the transfer from a platform to a vessel.

Express Lien Inc. alleges Dar-Liens infringed copyrighted work on website

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 2, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans construction payment software platform provider alleges an Arizona company copied its works without authorization.

USPS failed to hear claims for injury from mail truck collision, suit says

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 8, 2017

LAFAYETTE — A couple is suing the USPS and a mail truck driver, citing alleged denial of claims for injuries the husband suffered during a traffic collision.

Defamation suit against People magazine heads to federal court

By Russell Boniface | Nov 12, 2016

BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rogue attorney’s defamation lawsuit against People magazine regarding a 2015 story alleging he murdered his wife will be heard in federal court.

LOGA president calls on Vermilion residents to stand up to oil and gas suit

By Jenna Spinelle | Aug 7, 2016

VERMILION — The battle between energy and environment is at the heart of a lawsuit filed recently against 49 oil and gas companies operating along the Louisiana coast.

Sales rep for Bard Peripheral Vascular accuses company of withholding commission

By Robert Hadley | Jan 19, 2016

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana woman says her former employer, Bard Peripheral Vascular, refused to pay wages and commissions she is owed after being terminated.

Rigger accuses barge owner of unsafe working conditions after back injury

By Robert Hadley | Jan 19, 2016

NEW ORLEANS – An Iberia Parish man is suing the owner of a barge where he was allegedly injured on the job.

Paramedic accuses Priority 1 Air Rescue Operations of failing to pay overtime

By Robert Hadley | Dec 30, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – An Ascension Parish man says his former employer, Priority 1 Air Rescue Operations, Arizona LP, allegedly denied him and dozens of other workers overtime pay.

Property firm accuses Circle K of breach of contract after lease deal sours

By Robert Hadley | Dec 22, 2015

NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish company says Circle K backed out of a lease agreement after the time for cancellation had already expired.

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