NEW ORLEANS – University of Louisiana at Lafayette is seeking damages for a student's unpaid debt.
University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors through the University of Louisiana at Lafayette filed a suit against Courtney Mychelle Sharp in the Orleans Parish Civil District Court on Aug. 15.
According to the claim, the plaintiff admitted the defendant as a student in the fall 2014 semester. The suit states that the defendant incurred more than $1,300 in charges and has failed to pay the balance.
The defendant is accused of open account against the plaintiff.
The plaintiff is seeking full restitution of the outstanding debt, plus interest, attorney's fees and court costs. The plaintiff is represented by Wendy Ramnarine, assistant attorney general for the Louisiana Department of Justice.
The case has been assigned to Division C Judge Sidney H. Cates IV.
The Orleans Parish Civil District Court case number 16-8147.