NEW ORLEANS – A St. John the Baptist Parish woman says her former employer, River Oaks Hospital, fired her after she asked to use a walking cane.
News from December 2015
NEW ORLEANS — When it comes to minimizing the chances of a securities markets catastrophe such as the 2008 national financial crisis, Tulane Law Professor Onnig Dombalagian believes prevention is better than a cure -- and in this case, prevention is transparency.
NEW ORLEANS – An Amsterdam bank seeks the sale of a fuel freighter to cover unpaid charges for a fuel delivery.
NEW ORLEANS – An ex-seaman and crew member of the marine vessel American Patriot says his employer owes him for injuries he sustained at work.
NEW ORLEANS – A Bayou Vista tugboat captain says another boat’s reckless operation in the Harvey Canal caused him to fall, injuring his shoulder.
NEW ORLEANS – A St. John the Baptist Parish man who is paralyzed from the waist down says Church’s Fried Chicken is discriminating against him because of his disability.
NEW ORLEANS – A St. Tammany Parish man says the U.S. Department of the Navy has systematically discriminated against him during his 17-year tenure.
NEW ORLEANS – A Houston fuel company says the Bulk Finland, a barge, owes money for fuel deliveries.
NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana couple say the approximately $60,000 recreational boat they purchased was defective in materials and workmanship and should have been repaired under warranty.
NEW ORLEANS – Two Louisiana women say their former employer, H2O Hair, owes them for unpaid wages.
NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana couple say the recreational vehicle they purchased from Dixie Motors in February is still defective after numerous repair attempts.
The first thought that came to Louisiana attorney James Mecca's mind when he landed in jail after being arrested for accepting marijuana in exchange for legal services was, “Thank God! Now maybe somebody can help me.”
NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans corporation has filed suit against a Jefferson Parish man who it alleges he misappropriated funds from it.
NEW ORLEANS – The owner of a computer software company in Abita Springs is suing over claims of copyright infringement.
NEW ORLEANS – A Florida maritime fuel supplier says the marine vessel Atalandi owes it more than a quarter of a million dollars for unpaid fuel.
NEW ORLEANS – Six former shipyard employees say LaShip discriminated against them based on their race.
NEW ORLEANS – A trucking company is suing New Orleans Trucking for alleged breach of contract.
NEW ORLEANS – A New York man says the catering company he worked for fired him after they found out he had high blood pressure.
NEW ORLEANS – A Georgia-based scaffolding manufacturer doing business in Louisiana is suing Irex Corp. for hiring a former employee who allegedly shared trade secrets.
NEW ORLEANS – Two former laborers for Rimax Contractors have filed a class-action lawsuit against the company, claiming they and other workers were not paid for overtime.