News from July 2012

Wrongful death asbestos complaint filed

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 3, 2012

A woman is suing numerous asbestos defendants for the death of her husband.

Pharmacy accused of providing incorrect prescription

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 3, 2012

A New Orleans man claims his prescription drug company filled the wrong prescription that resulted in injuries.

Insurer sues contractor over allegedly incorrectly installed ice maker

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 3, 2012

Richard B. Levin A home insurer has filed suit against a contractor for allegedly incorrectly installing an ice maker in their refrigerator.

Sam's Club sued by woman for burns allegedly caused by hot oil

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 3, 2012

A New Orleans woman is suing a Jefferson Parish retailer for injuries she claims occurred at the store.

Catholic Charities sued after passenger injured in van

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 5, 2012

Cazalot NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans adult daycare provider allegedly failed to clean up broken glass in a transport van which led to injuries to a passenger.

Dollar General sued in slip and fall

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 5, 2012

An Ascension parish woman is suing a national discount retailer for injuries she claims occurred on their premises.

Casino sued by woman claiming sign fell on her head

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 5, 2012

Kenny M. Charbonnet A Jefferson Parish woman is suing a local casino for injures she claims she received on its premises.

Transportation carrier sued for alleged injuries to dock worker

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 5, 2012

Randolph C. Slone A transportation carrier is being sued for injuries a man allegedly received when he was in the area of a truck that was being unloded.

Bar patron sues after tripping down stairs after riding mechanical bull

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 6, 2012

An Alabama woman is suing a local bar for injuries she claims occurred on their premises.

Law firm sues Baton Rouge charter school for non-payment of legal fees

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 6, 2012

Benjamin R. Slater, III A New Orleans-based law firm has filed suit against a Baton Rouge charter school for not paying for legal services they claim to have provided.

Detective sues janitorial service for slip and fall at Sheriff's Office

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 9, 2012

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish detective is suing the janitorial service of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office for injuries she claims to have received due to their services.

Kardashian sisters and Herman Cain accused of using bread sticks to assault man

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 9, 2012

Kim Kardashian, Herman Cain and Kourtney Kardashian A Pennsylvania man has filed suit against a pair of celebrity sisters and a former presidential candidate requesting a temporary restraining order claiming they attacked and threatened him.

Foreign workers sue work placement agency

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 9, 2012

Scott R. Cheatham A group of foreign workers is suing a New Orleans-based company for deceptive trade practices.

Laser Tag sued by woman claiming injury in roller ball game

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 9, 2012

GRETNA – A woman is suing a local entertainment venue for injuries she claims to have received on their premises.

Emeril's sued by woman who allegedly slipped in grease while exiting

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 9, 2012

John A. Venezia An internationally known New Orleans restaurant has been sued by a woman who claims she was injured in a fall while leaving the establishment.

Boat dealer sued by state agency for operating without license

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 9, 2012

Adrian F. LaPeyronnie, III GRETNA – A state agency is suing a commercial boat dealer for allegedly not having the proper license to sell and manufacture recreational products.

Woman sues for injuries allegedly received after elevator falls

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 10, 2012

Vincent J. Glorioso, Jr. GRETNA – A St. Tammany woman is suing a Jefferson Parish building owner for injuries she claims to have received in an elevator malfunction.

Doctor sued for allegedly leaving foreign object in surgery patient

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 10, 2012

Patricia S. Leblanc GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish woman has sued a doctor and hospital alleging she received improper care during surgery.

Justice Johnson sues to block debate, vote over chief justice position

By Jessica Karmasek | Jul 10, 2012

Johnson Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Bernette Johnson, in a lawsuit filed last week, argues she is next in line for the job of chief justice.

Wal-Mart sued by woman in slip and fall

By Kyle Barnett | Jul 10, 2012

Marie A. Bookman NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans woman is suing an international retailer claiming she was injured in a fall on the premises.

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