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Hammond Applebee's patron alleges greasy floor caused fall

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 27, 2017, 6:47am

BATON ROUGE – A Texas man alleges he was injured at a Hammond restaurant because of the wet and greasy condition of the restroom floor.

Louisiana Sheriffs' Pension & Relief Fund named lead plaintiff in Centene securities class-action suit

Karen Kidd May 5, 2017, 10:15am

A Louisiana pension fund for the state's sheriffs has been named lead plaintiff in a putative class action against a Missouri-based healthcare company over allegations of securities violations.

Couple alleges Monsanto Co. failed to warn about risks of Roundup use

Michael Abella Feb. 9, 2017, 10:05am

NEW ORLEANS – A Covington couple alleges that the wife was diagnosed with cancer because of exposure to a glyphosate-based herbicide.

Autistic child's wrongful death suit heads to court

Gianni da Costa Nov. 7, 2016, 9:47am

MARKSVILLE – The family of Jeremy Mardis has filed a civil lawsuit against Marksville, Avoyelles Parish and several police officers. The suit seeks to obtain damages due to Mardis' death after he was shot by police while in a car with his father, Chris Few.

Uber lawsuits common across the U.S., but New Orleans case unique

Karen Kidd Mar. 14, 2016, 1:03pm

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) – A lawsuit filed earlier this year by more than two dozen cab drivers against UberX drivers is unique as Uber lawsuits go, but isn't unique to Louisiana, a labor law professor said recently. law professor said in an interview.

Widow brings wrongful death suit against Clemco, Chevron for alleged asbestos exposure

Robert Hadley Jan. 27, 2016, 2:33pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Jefferson Parish woman is suing her deceased husband’s former employers for allegedly exposing him to asbestos while on the job.

Couple sues drug corporation over claims of negligence and fraud in Xarelto manufacturing

Carrie Bradon Dec. 24, 2015, 10:36am

NEW ORLEANS – A Kansas couple is suing a major drug corporation claiming that the company was negligent and fraudulent in failing to advise users of the risks associated with Xarelto.

User of Xarelto sues major drug corporation over allegations of negligence and fraud

Carrie Bradon Dec. 24, 2015, 9:49am

NEW ORLEANS – A Houston, Texas man using the drug Xarelto is suing the manufacturer of the drug, alleging negligence and fraud.