News from September 2017

Orleans Parish woman claims she was injured after slipping at a Walmart

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 19, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish woman claims that she was caused to slip and fall in a Walmart.

New Orleans resident allegedly owes over $3,500 to medical center

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 19, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A hospital corporation is seeking more than $3,500 from a New Orleans resident.

Robertson Oil claims Orleans Parish company owes over $210,000

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – An oil company is seeking damages for an open account.

Grandmother claims she was injured trying to protect grandchild from fall in New Orleans

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A grandmother claims that she was injured trying to protect her grandchild after they tripped and fell.

Delgado Community College seeking payment of nearly $3,000

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A community college claims it is owed more than $2,500.

Driver accused of negligence in New Orleans crash

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish driver claims his car was rear-ended by a negligent motorist.

One-Eyed Jack Gaming seeks over $60,000 on a promissory note

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A gaming company is seeking over $60,000.

New Orleans resident allegedly owes over $1,000 to Merit Health Biloxi

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A company is seeking more than $1,000 from a New Orleans resident.

Terrytown resident allegedly owes more than $1,200 on a bank card

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2017

GRETNA – A financial company is seeking more than $1,000.

Choice Aire Charters accused of failing to make payments on account

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 20, 2017

GRETNA – A Metairie company is seeking damages for sums due on an open account.

Harvey man allegedly owes more than $1,700 on an open account

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 21, 2017

GRETNA – A financial company is seeking more than $1,700 on an open account.

LVNV Funding claims Marrero man failed to pay over $1,200

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 21, 2017

GRETNA – A financial company claims a Marrero man owes more than $1,200.

Credit union claims Jefferson Parish woman owes over $1,000 on note

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 21, 2017

GRETNA – A credit union is seeking sums due on a promissory note.

Louisiana oil and gas industry suffering from litigation-friendly reputation, association says

By Chandra Lye | Sep 21, 2017

A gas and oil industry spokesperson claims that Louisiana's reputation and its legal climate have affected the growth of the industry, and legal reformers have said they are not surprised by the state's low ranking in a recent legal survey.

Photographer settles with Trump Organization in copyright-infringement case

By Angela Underwood | Sep 22, 2017

A New Orleans-area photographer who filed a copyright infringement suit against the Trump Organization over a photograph she took has settled the matter, according to court documents.

Lack of accountability, judicial corruption to blame for Louisiana's low legal ranking, reformers say

By John Sammon | Sep 22, 2017

Legal reform activists say Louisiana is the most frivolous-lawsuit-prone state in the country because it lacks accountability and its judicial system badly needs an overhaul.

Orleans Parish man claims he was injured when elevator fell

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 22, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A man claims he was injured when an elevator fell while he was in it.

New Orleans couple claims their historic property was damaged by construction company

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 22, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – A couple claims a construction crew caused damage to their historic home.

Orleans Parish woman accuses contractor of failing to complete renovation

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 22, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – An Orleans Parish woman claims a contractor failed to complete work that was paid for.

Baton Rouge attorney, Danziger Bridge shooting defendant allowed to resign from state bar

By Karen Kidd | Sep 22, 2017

New Orleans attorney Kenneth Robin Bowen, one of five former city police officers who pleaded guilty earlier this year in the police-involved shooting on Danziger Bridge following Hurricane Katrina, has been allowed to resign from the Louisiana State Bar after a June 5 Louisiana Supreme Court order.

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