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Southeastern Louisiana University sues over unpaid debt

Carrie Bradon Nov. 15, 2017, 8:20pm

GRETNA – Southeastern Louisiana University is seeking damages for a former student's open account.

Texas supply company sues over open account

Carrie Bradon Nov. 15, 2017, 8:11pm

GRETNA – A Texas supply company is seeking nearly $10,000 on an open account.

Baker judge publicly reprimanded following alleged neglect of client trust account

Karen Kidd Nov. 15, 2017, 8:00am

Baker attorney and city court judge Kirk Anthony Williams has been publicly reprimanded following an Oct. 27 Louisiana Supreme Court disciplinary proceeding over allegations he mishandled his private practice client trust account.

Lafayette attorney suspended for multiple violations

Karen Kidd Nov. 14, 2017, 8:00am

Lafayette attorney Richard Eugene Smith has been suspended for 60 days after an Oct. 16 Louisiana Supreme Court disciplinary proceeding following allegations he mishandled his client trust account and practiced law while he was ineligible to do so.

Parties file motions after ruling deems 32nd Judicial District election method as unconstitutional

Dee Thompson Nov. 13, 2017, 12:00pm

Despite a ruling in a lawsuit involving the NAACP and the governor that the method of electing judges in the 32nd Judicial District is discriminatory, both sides are arguing how voting in the 32nd Judicial District should be handled

New Orleans attorney disbarred following multiple allegations, several years of discipline

Karen Kidd Nov. 12, 2017, 11:55pm

New Orleans attorney Richard C. Teissier has been disbarred following an Oct. 27 Louisiana Supreme Court disciplinary proceeding over allegations that included engaging in the unauthorized practice of law.

T&I Siding & Gutters sues to collect more than $12,000

Carrie Bradon Nov. 12, 2017, 10:33pm

NEW ORLEANS – A siding and gutters company is seeking more than $12,000 from a couple, claiming that the firm was never paid.

Delgado Community College files suit alleging open account

Carrie Bradon Nov. 12, 2017, 10:22pm

NEW ORLEANS – A community college is seeking damages for an open account.

Delgado Community College sues former student over unpaid debt

Carrie Bradon Nov. 12, 2017, 10:15pm

NEW ORLEANS – A community college is seeking damages from a former student.

Former University of Louisiana student accused of past-due account

Carrie Bradon Nov. 12, 2017, 10:07pm

NEW ORLEANS – The University of Louisiana is seeking damages for sums due from a former student.

University of Louisiana seeks more than $4,000 from former student

Carrie Bradon Nov. 12, 2017, 9:53pm

NEW ORLEANS – The University of Louisiana is seeking more than $4,400 for sums due.

3rd Circuit Court of Appeal upholds class-action status in double-billing case

David Hutton Nov. 12, 2017, 6:00pm

A Louisiana 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal panel has upheld a lower court’s ruling certifying a case against West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital and other defendants as a class-action lawsuit

Jefferson Parish resident accused of owing over $1,000 to university

Carrie Bradon Nov. 10, 2017, 3:45pm

GRETNA – A university is seeking more than $1,000 from a Jefferson Parish resident.

University of New Orleans claims student owes money for spring 2016 semester

Carrie Bradon Nov. 10, 2017, 2:45pm

GRETNA – A university is seeking damages for sums due.

Funding company alleges retail customer owes $1,200

Carrie Bradon Nov. 10, 2017, 2:12pm

GRETNA –A funding company is suing a customer, alleging she owes about $1,200 on an open account.

Capital One alleges customer owes more than $2,700

Carrie Bradon Nov. 10, 2017, 2:06pm

GRETNA –Capital One is suing a customer, alleging she owes more than $2,700.

Orleans Parish man claims his employment was wrongfully ended after an injury

Carrie Bradon Nov. 10, 2017, 2:00pm

GRETNA – An Orleans Parish man is seeking damages for wrongful termination after he was injured.

Funding company alleges Bankcard customer owes more than $1,000

Carrie Bradon Nov. 10, 2017, 1:57pm

GRETNA – A funding company is suing a Bankcard customer, alleging he owes more than $1,000.

Capital One alleges customer owes nearly $3,000

Carrie Bradon Nov. 10, 2017, 1:53pm

GRETNA – Capital One is suing a customer, alleging he owes nearly $3,000.

Association: Flood authority's case could harm oil companies despite Supreme Court denial to hear appeal

Karen Kidd Nov. 10, 2017, 12:55pm

Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East's failed lawsuit against oil companies could harm the industry's ability to do business in Louisiana, a trade association official said.