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Technology Insurance and Aelectric named in lawsuit involving car accident

By Carrie Bradon | Aug 11, 2018

GRETNA – A motorist claiming injuries from a car accident is seeking damages from Technology Insurance Co. Inc., Aelectric LLC and Kenneth S. Berger, in the 24th Judicial District Court.

Benzene contamination lawsuit moves back to state court

By William Sassani | Aug 8, 2018

Judge rules that the case should never have been removed to federal court in first place.

Woman blames Ochsner Clinic Foundation for slip-and-fall accident

By Carrie Bradon | Jul 29, 2018

GRETNA – A woman is seeking damages after she allegedly tripped and fell in a clinic.

New Orleans driver gets partial summary judgment in I-10 accident case

By Gabriel Neves | Jul 26, 2018

NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans driver Eric Brown obtained a partial summary judgment against another motorist through a motion that showed he did not effectively contribute to a car accident on Interstate 10.

Louisiana watchdog group says more claims will follow Johnson & Johnson talc powder case

By Takesha Thomas | Jul 17, 2018

In the wake of the recent $4.69 billion court ruling against Johnson & Johnson over dozens of women claiming to have developed ovarian cancer after years of using the company's talcum powder products, a Louisiana watchdog group says similar cases will likely arise in the future.

Waste Connection named in lawsuit stemming from car accident

By Carrie Bradon | Jul 15, 2018

GRETNA – An individual is seeking damages for a car accident.

Sorin Group heart-lung machine allegedly failed during cardiac surgery

By Angela Underwood | Jul 1, 2018

NEW ORLEANS - A mother filed a lawsuit June 25 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, claiming that Sorin Group Deutschland GMBH and Sorin Group USA Inc., which does business as Liva Nova PLC, were to blame for an allegedly faulty medical device that was used on her daughter during heart surgery at the Children's Hospital in New Orleans.

Prime Insurance Co. is named in lawsuit over car accident

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 29, 2018

GRETNA –A man is seeking damages for a car accident that was the fault of negligence.

Woman seeks damages following alleged fall at Budget Saver

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 27, 2018

GRETNA – A woman claims that she was caused to slip and fall in a retail store.

Woman's lawsuit against Costco is transferred to federal court

By John Sammon | Jun 24, 2018

BATON ROUGE – A lawsuit in which a woman alleged the contaminated smoothie drink she consumed caused her to contract Hepatitis A is being moved from a state to a federal court.

Man claims he fell due to negligence at Treasure Chest Casino

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 24, 2018

GRETNA – A man is seeking damages for an incident that he claims took place in a casino.

Woman seeks damages following alleged fall in Rouse's Market

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 21, 2018

GRETNA – A woman claims that she was caused to slip and fall in Rouse's Market.

Packaging Corp. of America, Boise Packaging ask court to move explosion lawsuit

By Sandra Lane | Jun 16, 2018

BATON ROUGE – Packaging Corp. of America, Boise Packaging & Newsprint LLC and Rick Butterfield, defendants in a personal injury lawsuit, filed a notice of removal to change the venue of their pending legal action to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana from the 19h Judicial District Court, Parish of East Baton Rouge.

Judge grants part of Great Lakes Dredge and Dock's motion to dismiss expert witnesses in maritime injury case

By Justin Stoltzfus | Jun 13, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – In a court order filed May 31 in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, U.S. District Judge Lance M. Africk ruled on a defendant's motion to exclude two of the plaintiff's witnesses from testimony in a maritime work injury lawsuit.

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