GRETNA – A local hospital is being sued for allegedly dropping a patent from a surgical table.
News from August 2014
NEW ORLEANS – A woman is suing Harrah's casino for alleged negligence resulting in her reported ingestion of one or more insects while dining at The Buffet at Harrah's.
NEW ORLEANS – A policy holder claims he was not adequately compensated for damages caused by Hurricane Isaac.
NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans developer is suing a construction corporation for allegedly trespassing upon its property and profiting from the land’s use.
NEW ORLEANS – An employee has filed suit against his former employer for allegedly violating the Fair Labor Standards Act by failing to properly compensate him for overtime hours.
COVINGTON – A woman who was pregnant while receiving treatment is suing Laboratory Corporation of America for complications that allegedly arose while having her blood drawn.
Food company and work comp insurer sued by employee allegedly injured after biting into chicken bone
GRETNA – A hospital employee has filed a lawsuit against her employer’s workers' compensation insurer and a food producer after she was allegedly injured biting into a chicken bone hidden in a bowl of gumbo.
GRETNA – A man who claims he was jailed after being wrongfully named in a police report is filing suit against his accuser.
GRETNA – Marriott is being sued by one of its customers who was allegedly injured after slipping and falling while entering an elevator on the premises.
GRETNA – A local company is suing a number of customers for allegedly defaulting on the sale of multiple pieces of heavy equipment and other materials.
NEW ORLEANS – An arcane change to the formula that determines awards for settlement of BP oil spill claims may diminish the size of future damage awards, leading some in the trial bar to say that senior plaintiffs’ attorneys who brokered the settlement with BP are more interested in preserving their $660 million payday than in protecting the rights of victims still awaiting payment.
NEW ORLEANS – A woman is suing companies she claims were engaged in the mining, manufacturing, selling, supplying, shipping, and distribution of asbestos and asbestos-containing products which allegedly resulted in her development of malignant mesothelioma.
GRETNA – Jefferson Parish is being sued by a local couple after a tree was allegedly wrongfully removed from the front of their home.
NEW ORLEANS – A man is suing Southern Recycling for allegedly stacking cement blocks in a hazardous manner, which he claims resulted in his injury.
COVINGTON – A man is suing a Covington health club and spa after allegedly falling while exiting the sauna.
GRETNA – A moving company is being sued by a couple who alleges that more than $72,000 worth of damage was done to their belongings during a move.
GRETNA – A contractor is being sued by a loan provider after he allegedly defaulted on two temporary loans.
Woman sues for mental and physical injuries allegedly suffered after man shot up downtown Covington law firm
(Correction: The title of an earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the plaintiff was suing her employer. The Louisiana Record regrets the error.)COVINGTON – An office manager present during a shooting that occurred at a Covington law firm last summer has filed suit in civil court.Robin Domingue and her husband Elden Domingue Jr. filed suit against St. Tammany Parish, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s