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Woman sues for damages after fall at a New Orleans Hilton

By Carrie Bradon | Feb 15, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – A woman is suing the owners of The Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel, alleging that she was caused to slip and fall due to the property's negligence.

Woman cites negligence in personal injury lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Feb 15, 2019

GRETNA – A woman is suing Dill's Classic Painting LLC, alleging that she was injured when caused to trip and fall over a hook in the ground.

Man loses claim against BP for injuries allegedly sustained in Deepwater Horizon cleanup

By Takesha Thomas | Feb 14, 2019

A district court has granted a motion for summary judgment filed by BP Exploration after a former employee claims he was injured during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Court grants default judgment of over $625,000 in injury case against ACH Lawn and Landscaping

By Chandra Lye | Feb 12, 2019

NEW ORLEANS -- The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana has issued an Order & Reasons in a case against a landscaping company.

Louisiana business associations seek legal reform

By Carrie Bradon | Feb 10, 2019

The Louisiana Midcontinent Oil and Gas Association (LMOGA) was one of several business groups that recently met in an effort to seek reform in Louisiana's legal system

Woman alleges she was injured after being struck by a negligent driver

By Carrie Bradon | Feb 4, 2019

GRETNA – A woman claims she was injured in a car accident after a negligent driver violently struck the rear of the vehicle in which she was riding.

Louisiana ranked #5 "Judicial Hellhole" by American Tort Reform Foundation

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 6, 2018

The American Tort Reform Foundation (ATRA) ranks Louisiana No. 5 on its "Judicial Hellhole" list.

Court says it has no jurisdiction in suit claiming injuries while working on ship near Venezuela

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 4, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana recently dismissed a negligence claim against a oil company that was being sued by a former employee who was injured and lost several toes in an on-the-job accident in waters off Venezuela.

Court says it cannot set date for New Orleans to pay out $1.8 million claim in damage suit

By Takesha Thomas | Dec 3, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana recently granted a motion by the City of New Orleans to dismiss a claim demanding that the city pay a more than $1.8 million judgment to a man who was struck and injured by a municipal police cruiser.

Let science determine fate of suit alleging LaPlace plant is causing cancer, Louisiana Chemical Association says

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 26, 2018

A lawsuit prompted by the health concerns of 13 residents living near a chemical plant in LaPlace has been allowed to continue in U.S District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, a recent Louisiana Records article said.

Driver injured after airbag deploys in Mercedes

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 18, 2018

GRETNA – Brandy Kuhn filed a complaint on Nov. 14 in the 24th Judicial District Court against Mercedes-Benz of New Orleans and ABC Insurance Co.

Pedestrian sues after allegedly falling on Lafayette Street

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

GRETNA – Marcia R. Toca filed a complaint on Nov. 7 in the 24th Judicial District Court against Coffer Properties and Lauren McGinnis.

Slip, fall at Walmart prompts lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

A Walmart in Marrero faces a negligence lawsuit from a Jefferson Parish resident.

Lakeside Shopping Center faces personal injury lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

A man's injury at a Metairie shopping mall prompted a recent lawsuit.

Resident seeks damages after an accident with cab driver

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 17, 2018

A cab driver's negligence caused a car accident, another motorist claims in court.

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