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Court grants contractor more time to prepare defense argument

By Takesha Thomas | May 20, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – A district court has granted a general contractor's request to lift a stay order, allowing the company to file additional material to support its argument over alleged defaults during a renovation project.

Court grants Annie Sloan Interiors' request in contract dispute

By Takesha Thomas | May 20, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – A district court has granted a request from Annie Sloan Interiors to file an amended breach of contract complaint over its famous chalk paint.

Court denies insurance company's request for dismissal

By Takesha Thomas | May 20, 2019

A district court has denied Safepoint Insurance Company's request for dismissal in a bad faith insurance lawsuit filed against the Florida-based company.

Federal judge rules Louisiana isn't proper venue for royalties lawsuit filed by The Dixie Cups heir

By Scott Holland | May 13, 2019

NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge agreed to dismiss a royalties lawsuit involving the estate of a deceased singer.

Cornerstone Chemical sues Jefferson Parish over cyanide plant expansion dispute

By Gabriel Neves | May 13, 2019

WAGGAMAN – One week after having a proposal for expanding a cyanide plant rescinded, Cornerstone Chemical is suing Jefferson Parish.

Jefferson Parish seeks damages in contract dispute

By Carrie Bradon | May 10, 2019

GRETNA – The Parish of Jefferson is seeking damages it alleges is owed on a contract for services provided.

Man sues for his alleged portion of property sale

By Carrie Bradon | May 10, 2019

GRETNA – A man is suing a title group alleging that he was not given a portion of sales as was required by contract.

United Healthcare named in breach of contract lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | May 10, 2019

GRETNA – A surgical center is suing a health care corporation alleging that they were not paid for their services.

Lawsuit alleges breach of contract in sale of boat

By Carrie Bradon | May 10, 2019

GRETNA – A man is suing another individual who sold him a boat and then repossessed it without warning or cause.

Staffing service faces lawsuit for alleged breach of contract

By Carrie Bradon | May 10, 2019

GRETNA – A service provider is suing a client alleging that their contractual agreement was breached.

Federal court grants attorneys' fees and costs after FLSA settlement

By Charmaine Little | May 9, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – A joint motion for Approval of Attorney’s Fees and Costs was green-lighted for a Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana April 22.

Federal court grants motion for summary judgment in maritime case

By Charmaine Little | May 8, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – On April 26, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana ironed out a complex case of a deal between maritime companies gone wrong, and granted a motion for summary judgment.

Firm's motion for attorneys' fees denied in post-Katrina Chinese drywall case

By Charmaine Little | May 8, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – Attorneys’ fees for interest earned following a Chinese drywall issue during the aftermath of Hurricanes Rita and Katrina were denied in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on April 26.

Federal judge partially dismisses lawsuit dating back to 2002 property transfer

By Scott Holland | May 7, 2019

NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge has dismissed the majority of a lawsuit involving a disputed property transfer.

District court rules against Team Contractors in renovation contract dispute

By Tomas Kassahun | Apr 30, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana has ruled against Team Contractors LLC in a case involving contracts made in connection with the construction and renovation of a property at 1250 Poydras St.

LVNV Funding claims man owes $1,400 on unpaid loan

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 20, 2019

GRETNA — LVNV Funding LLC is seeking more than $1,300 it claims a man owes on an allegedly unpaid account.

GMFS alleges borrower owes over $149,000 on unpaid mortgage

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 18, 2019

GRETNA – GMFS LLC is seeking more than $149,000 in damages the company alleges a woman owes on her mortgage.

Jefferson Parish man allegedly breached contract regarding membership interest of Lake Forest Plaza

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 14, 2019

GRETNA – A Jefferson Parish man is being sued for breach of contract after he allegedly failed to keep an agreement.

Bank of America claims man owes more than $12,000

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 4, 2019

Bank of America (BOA) is seeking over $12,000 it says a man has failed to pay.

Discover Bank sues woman, alleging unpaid debt

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 4, 2019

Discover Bank alleges a borrower owes more than $1,600 on an open account.

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