News from December 2012
Charbonnet NEW ORLEANS - A seaman has filed a lawsuit seeking $1.5 million from his employer claiming that it failed to repair a catwalk which caused him to trip on a piece of cable and fall into the water.
BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge man and woman are suing their apartment complex after they allegedly were injured on its premises due to the apartment owner's negligence.
BATON ROUGE – Two Baton Rouge women are suing a construction company, a government entity and a parish government after they were allegedly seriously injured from an uncovered excavation pothole.
BATON ROUGE – A Tangipahoa Parish couple is filing a medical malpractice suit against a Baton Rouge general surgeon after he allegedly breached the standard of care.
Angela Lumzy Jones NEW ORLEANS – A resident of Orleans Parish is suing Harrah's New Orleans Casino for an alleged incident that occurred at the casino's parking garage on Tchoupitoulas Street and which resulted in injuries.
New Orleans – A Louisiana Corporation is suing a Chalmette-based subcontractor for payments allegedly due to the corporation.
Robert J. Diliberto GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish man is suing a Baton Rouge construction company for injuries he allegedly received after running over a piece of submerged pipe that it owned.
GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish couple are suing a number of defendants over injuries their son allegedly received near a construction zone.
F. Gerald Maples GRETNA – Two homeowners are suing a number of defendants for allegedly causing a water line to break near their homes which flooded their property and caused damage.
Lindsey M. Ladouceur GRETNA – An Abita Springs law firm is suing a former client for alleged non-payment of services rendered in a divorce case.
GRETNA – A Transportation Security Administration worker at the Louis Armstrong International Airport is suing the city and aviation board for injuries she claims to have received in a fall on the airport's premises.
BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge man is filing suit against the city's police department alleging one of its employees rear-ended him, causing injuries to him and his minor child.
BATON ROUGE – An executive agent of the State of Louisiana is suing a Calcasieu Parish man after he failed to comply with regulations.
BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge lawyer has filed a malpractice suit against a Baton Rouge hospital and two doctors.
NEW ORLEANS - A driver for United Parcel Service has filed a discrimination lawsuit claiming she was allegedly passed over for training and extra hours due to her race and gender.
Burgos NEW ORLEANS - A Hispanic worker has filed a discrimination lawsuit against a Baton Rouge company claiming it allowed a racially hostile work environment and not did treat him equal to non-Hispanics.
NEW ORLEANS - A work boat passenger has filed a lawsuit seeking $2 million claiming rough water aggravated an injury to his back.
Robert NEW ORLEANS - A Target customer claims he slipped and fell in water that had been on the floor in the electronics department for an unreasonable amount of time.
John J. Finckbeiner, Jr. New Orleans – Unique Grocery, located on Royal Street, is being sued by a woman claiming she slipped and fell while on its premises.