News from November 2018

Chase Bank claims mortgage is in default

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 8, 2018

GRETNA – A bank is seeking over $139,000.

Wells Fargo seeks more than $132,000 on unpaid mortgage

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 8, 2018

GRETNA – A bank is seeking damages for more than $132,000.

Nu Worx claims supplier provided shingles in poor condition

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 8, 2018

GRETNA – An LLC is seeking damages for an alleged breach of contract.

Law firm says telephone company failed to meet service commitment

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 8, 2018

GRETNA – A law firm is seeking damages after its telephone company allegedly breached their contract.

Man claims he fell in a furniture warehouse

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 8, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – A man is seeking damages for a fall on a property.

Couple seeks damages following alleged robbery at Omni Hotel

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 8, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – A couple is seeking damages after they allege they were robbed in a hotel.

Ineligible Leesville attorney suspended 2 years, ordered to pay restitution

By Karen Kidd | Nov 8, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Ineligible Leesville attorney Bradley O. Hicks has been suspended following a Nov. 5 Louisiana Supreme Court attorney disciplinary proceeding regarding allegations arising from complaints in multiple client matters.

Sanctioned Mamou attorney permanently disbarred following allegations in Deep Water Horizon case

By Karen Kidd | Nov 8, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Disbarred Mamou attorney Timmy James Fontenot has been permanently disbarred following a Nov. 5 Louisiana Supreme Court attorney disciplinary proceeding regarding allegations that included stealing from a client.

New Orleans attorney disbarred over multiple allegations of writing worthless checks

By Karen Kidd | Nov 8, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — New Orleans attorney Tracey Michel Favorite has been disbarred following a Nov. 5 Louisiana Supreme Court attorney disciplinary proceeding regarding allegations she wrote a series of bad checks over three years.

Covington attorney disbarred over unearned fees, other allegations

By Karen Kidd | Nov 8, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Ineligible Covington attorney Raymond Charles Burkart III has been disbarred following a June 5 Louisiana Supreme Court attorney disciplinary proceeding over multiple allegations in a consolidated matter.

From Legal Newsline

Trucking company not liable for hitting addict who wandered onto 'dark Louisiana highway'

By Carrie Salls | Nov 8, 2018

JACKSON, Miss. (Legal Newsline) – The Supreme Court of Mississippi upheld a jury verdict that absolved Total Transportation of Mississippi LLC and its employee, Will Gates, for blame in an accident in which Gates struck a pedestrian who wandered onto the highway, according to an Oct. 25 opinion.

Louisiana Oil and Gas Association praises Plaquemines Parish Council for attempt to withdraw from coastal lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 8, 2018

After the Plaquemines Parish Council voted 4-3 on a measure to withdraw from a coastal lawsuit that threatens the oil and gas industry, Gifford Briggs, president of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association (LOGA) published a response to the vote titled "Changing the Trajectory."

Disciplinary panel recommends Hammond attorney's third petition for reinstatement be rejected

By Karen Kidd | Nov 8, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) – Hammond attorney Leonard E. Yokum Jr., admitted to the bar in Louisiana more than 50 years ago and suspended for almost a decade, may not be conditionally reinstated following a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) recommendation to the state Supreme Court.

Woman alleges her car was stuck by a driver for Israelite Baptist Church

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 9, 2018

GRETNA –A woman is seeking damages alleging that her car was struck by a driver for a church.

Bank of America is seeking over $6,800

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 9, 2018

GRETNA – Bank of America is seeking more than $6,800.

Jefferson Capital Systems seeks over $2,300 on open account

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 9, 2018

GRETNA – A capital company is seeking more than $2,300 in sums due.

Midland Funding claims it is owed over $3,600

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 9, 2018

GRETNA – A funding company is seeking more than $3,600.

Midland Funding claims it is owed over $2,900

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 9, 2018

GRETNA – A funding company is seeking more than $2,900 in sums due.

Collection agency says account holder owes over $6,600

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 9, 2018

GRETNA – A funding company is seeking more than $6,000 in sums due.

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