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Disciplinary panel recommends attorney practicing without license not be admitted to bar for several years

By Karen Kidd | Jan 22, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) – Sanford A. Kutner, an attorney licensed in Oklahoma and New York who has maintained a Louisiana address, may not be admitted to the practice of law in Louisiana for several years following a Jan. 16 Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee's recommendation.

New Orleans attorney imprisoned over alleged health care fraud faces possible disbarment

By Karen Kidd | Jan 17, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Suspended New Orleans attorney Louella P. Givens-Harding faces possible permanent disbarment following a recommendation issued Jan. 14 by a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee over her 2017 federal health care fraud conviction.

Use of eminent domain for Bayou Bridge Pipeline is unconstitutional, attorney says

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 3, 2018

Owners of a 38-acre portion of land in the Atchafalaya Basin are infuriated as their land is now being challenged, not by the government, but by a pipeline company, a posting on katc.com said.

Baton Rouge attorney indefinitely suspended following guilty plea to child pornography charge

By Karen Kidd | Oct 3, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) – Baton Rouge attorney Christopher Gerard Young was indefinitely suspended following a recent Louisiana Supreme Court order after he was sentenced last spring on a child pornography charge.

Capital One seeks nearly $4,000

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 27, 2018

A Jefferson Parish man owes more than $3,700 on a credit card, a bank claims in a recent lawsuit.

Jefferson Parish woman's credit card prompts lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 27, 2018

A Jefferson Parish woman faces a lawsuit over alleged credit card debt.

Business loan debt prompts lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 27, 2018

A bank is pursuing a Jefferson Parish woman over an alleged loan debt.

Capital One Bank sues for $2,240.72 plus interest in past due credit card payment

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 2, 2018

GRETNA – Capital One Bank filed a complaint on Aug. 24 in the 24th Judicial District Court against Eduardo A. Castillo, seeking $2,240.72 plus interest on an open account.

CBS and production company want to move lawsuit by NCIS actor to federal court

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 25, 2018

CBS Corporation and a production company wants a lawsuit filed by Justin Lebrun of the TV show "NCIS: New Orleans" to move to federal court.

Orleans Parish sheriff names New York Times in libel suit

By Justin Stoltzfus | Jul 21, 2018

A complaint filed in Eastern Louisiana Court July 13 brings claims of libel against the New York Times in its coverage of the office of Marlin Gusman, the sheriff of Orleans Parish. The case revolves around a 2018 story characterized as a video op-ed that appeared on the New York Times site.

Hammond attorney disbarred, two others on disability inactive status

By Karen Kidd | Jun 27, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Suspended Hammond attorney Michael L. Thiel has been voluntarily disbarred and the status of two other attorneys has changed following June 25 Louisiana Supreme Court filings.

American Express is seeking nearly $8,000

By Carrie Bradon | May 30, 2018

American Express claims that it is owed nearly $8,000.

American Express is seeking nearly $12,000

By Carrie Bradon | May 30, 2018

American Express is seeking nearly $12,000.

American Express claims that it is owed more than $19,000

By Carrie Bradon | May 28, 2018

American Express claims that it is owed over $19,000.

American Express is seeking nearly $30,000 from a Louisiana resident

By Carrie Bradon | May 21, 2018

American Express claims that an individual owes it more than $29,000.

Houston attorney permanently disbarred following allegations in single client matter

By Karen Kidd | May 18, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Houston attorney Jose W. Vega, admitted to the bar in Louisiana 1993, has been permanently disbarred following a May 11 Louisiana Supreme Court attorney disciplinary proceeding.

Capital One claims that an individual owes it more than $4,000

By Carrie Bradon | May 11, 2018

Capital One is seeking more than $4,000 in unpaid debt.

American Express claims that it is owed over $14,000 in credit card debt

By Carrie Bradon | May 11, 2018

American Express claims that it is owed more than $14,000 in credit card debt.

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