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Two property holding companies sued for not repaying short-term loan

Kyle Barnett Jan. 25, 2012, 4:12pm

NEW ORLEANS – A New Orleans lender is suing two property companies for not repaying a loan.

Woman sues Walgreens after slip and fall

Kyle Barnett Jan. 25, 2012, 4:00pm

NEW ORLEANS - A New Orleans woman is suing Walgreens for injuries she claims to have sustained from a slip and fall incident.

Convenience store suing fuel provider for charging for undelivered fuel

Kyle Barnett Jan. 24, 2012, 2:59pm

Irwin An Ascension Parish convenience store is suing a fuel provider for not filling the stores tanks to the amount they claimed to have delivered.

Contractor sued by building materials supplier for past due bill

Kyle Barnett Jan. 24, 2012, 2:50pm

DONALDSONVILLE – An Ascension Parish contractor is being sued for a past due account by an East Baton Rouge building materials supplier.

Disbarred attorney sued for reimbursement of disbarment proceedings

Kyle Barnett Jan. 24, 2012, 1:56pm

DONALDSONVILLE – An Ascension Parish attorney who was recently disbarred has been sued for reimbursement of filing fees related to his disbarment.

Man sues Rouse's for slip and fall

Kyle Barnett Jan. 23, 2012, 1:33pm

Randall J. Meyer A New Orleans man is suing a local grocery store for injuries he says he sustained when he slipped on a liquid and fell in the store.

Slidell developer named in environmental class action

Kyle Barnett Jan. 23, 2012, 1:32pm

NEW ORLEANS – A Slidell developer has been named in a class action lawsuit for alleged environmental effects stemming from using its property as a staging area in the demolition of a bridge.

Illinois man sues Eric Hill Nissan for back wages

Kyle Barnett Jan. 23, 2012, 1:00pm

Venezia An Illinois man is suing a local car dealership for back wages.

Patient claims acne medication caused Crohn's Disease and sues prescribing doctor

Michelle Keahey Jan. 23, 2012, 2:39am

Price NEW ORLEANS - After being diagnosed with Crohn's Disease, an Assumption Parish resident has filed a lawsuit against a local doctor for prescribing an acne medication that he claims caused the disease.

Covington medical center sued for medical malpractice after patient falls off of toilet

Michelle Keahey Jan. 23, 2012, 2:33am

After allegedly being left unattended for a lengthy period of time in the bathroom, hospital patient Cathy Anderson states she tried to get up from the toilet and fell.

Machine operator sues after slipping off ice chest he used as ladder

Michelle Keahey Jan. 23, 2012, 2:29am

St. Martin After falling from an ice chest and suffering injuries, a heavy machine operator has filed a lawsuit claiming he was not warned that using the ice chest as a stepping platform was dangerous

Seaman sues after injuring neck while moving vessel's walkway

Michelle Keahey Jan. 23, 2012, 2:25am

Yancey A seaman has filed a lawsuit against his employer after he suffered neck injuries while moving a vessel's walkway.

Woman suing United Health Care provider for denial of charges

Kyle Barnett Jan. 23, 2012, 12:59am

DONALDSONVILLE – An Ascension Parish woman is suing her health insurance provider for not covering some of her treatment costs.

Pipeline product manufacturer sues distributor for breach of contract

Kyle Barnett Jan. 20, 2012, 8:00am

Kromer Boudreaux A Gonzales-based pipeline products manufacturer is suing its West Virginia-based product distributor for breach of contract.

Oil spill claimants who avoided litigation won't have to pay attorneys

John O'Brien Jan. 20, 2012, 5:00am

Barbier NEW ORLEANS - Plaintiffs attorneys will not receive 6 percent of settlements from those claimants who settled their oil spill claims without resorting to litigation.

LSU hospital being sued for surgery complications

Kyle Barnett Jan. 20, 2012, 4:35am

Finkelstein A New Orleans woman is suing LSU Hospital for serious complications following a routine surgery.

Stemway Food Store sues City of New Orleans over liquor license loss

Kyle Barnett Jan. 20, 2012, 4:33am

NEW ORLEANS - Stemway Food Store is suing the City of New Orleans for a zoning issue they say resulted in the store being denied renewal of its liquor license.

Neighborhood association sues bar operating in residential location

Kyle Barnett Jan. 20, 2012, 4:30am

NEW ORLEANS - A New Orleans neighborhood association is suing a local bar for excessive noise and operating a commercial business in a residential zone.

Halliburton presses to protect confidential information

Steve Korris Jan. 20, 2012, 3:55am

Barbier NEW ORLEANS – BP hired former Halliburton cement engineer Ronald Crook as a last minute substitute for an expert that Magistrate Judge Sally Shushan disqualified for hiring former Halliburton cement engineer Michael Viator.

Caldwell appointed to plaintiff steering committee

Steve Korris Jan. 20, 2012, 3:48am

Caldwell NEW ORLEANS – Louisiana attorney general Buddy Caldwell, exiled from Deepwater Horizon litigation just last month, returns in triumph.