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Trump nominates New Orleans lawyer for U.S. attorney post

By Charmaine Little | Jun 27, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – President Donald Trump recently nominated New Orleans attorney Peter Strasser as his choice for U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana

Crescent City Surgical Centre files lawsuit seeking over $23,000

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 27, 2018

GRETNA – A surgical center is seeking more than $23,000.

Campus Federal Credit Union seeks over $9,700 in sums due

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 27, 2018

GRETNA – A credit union is seeking more than $9,700 in sums due.

Vigor Marine seeks more than $14,000 on open account

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 27, 2018

GRETNA – A company is seeking more than $14,000 in sums due.

Capital One Bank files lawsuit seeking over $3,500

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 27, 2018

GRETNA – Capital One Bank claims it is owed more $3,500.

Capital One claims it is owed more than $5,100

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 27, 2018

GRETNA – Capital One is seeking more than $5,100.

LMOGA president lauds dismissal of climate change lawsuits

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 27, 2018

BATON ROUGE — The president of the Louisiana Midcontinent Oil and Gas Association (LMOGA) praised a California federal judge's decision to throw out lawsuits filed against big oil for allegations of climate change.

Director of Louisiana lawsuit watchdog group calls climate change lawsuits against big oil misguided

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 26, 2018

BATON ROUGE — The executive director of Louisiana Lawsuit Abuse Watch said the decision this week by a federal judge in California to throw out climate change lawsuits against big oil companies was not a surprise.

Judge dismisses wrongful death complaint against Clampett Industries

By Angela Underwood | Jun 24, 2018

A Louisiana judge has granted two separate motions for summary judgement by defendants for a complaint brought on by a plaintiff and widow who alleges they caused her husband’s death.

Woman seeks damages following alleged fall at Walmart

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 24, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – A woman is seeking damages for an incident which took place at a Walmart.

First National Bank of Omaha seeks more than $32,000

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 24, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – A bank is seeking more than $32,000 in sums due.

Southern University seeks over $1,400 on open account

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 24, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – A university is seeking damages for more than for $1,400.

University of Louisiana files suit against former student

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 24, 2018

GRETNA – A university is seeking damages for sums due.

Delgado Community College claims former student owes over $700

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 24, 2018

GRETNA – A community college is seeking more than $700 in sums due.

Crescent City Surgical Centre seeks more than $32,000

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 24, 2018

GRETNA – A surgical center is seeking more than $30,000.

Maker of innovative roller system alleges Benton Energy stole trade secrets

By Charmaine Little | Jun 24, 2018

If Cajun Services Unlimited LLC gets its way, its lawsuit filed against Benton Energy Service Company will end in the defendant being found in violation of trademark laws. The lawsuit was filed in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on June 14.

Woman accuses State of Louisiana, other entities of poisoning attempt, device implantation

By Charmaine Little | Jun 24, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – A Louisiana woman claims a minor accident led to a broad conspiracy against her, including attempts to poison her and the implanting of a pain-causing device in her body.

PXP loses bid to dismiss case, citing lack of jurisdiction

By Angela Underwood | Jun 24, 2018

A federal court denied oil company PXP Gulf Coast LLC's request to dismiss a lawsuit filed against it to recover plugging, abandonment and decommissioning costs.

New Orleans Saints ticket holder claims Superdome changes violate ADA

By Charmaine Little | Jun 22, 2018

NEW ORLEANS - A New Orleans Saints season-ticket holder filed a lawsuit June 14 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana that accuses the board that operates Mercedes-Benz Superdome of discriminating against him and infringing on his rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

The Standard Club files to move seaman's injury suit back to federal court

By Charmaine Little | Jun 21, 2018

The back-and-forth movement of an insurance case continues as one of the defendants, The Standard Club, recently a notice of removal requesting the seaman's injury suit be moved to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

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