The INDsider - Legal Matters The INDsider - Legal Matters http://theind.com/articles.sec-113-1-Legal-Matters.html Sun, 17 Dec 17 00:00:00 -0600 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[Acrimony over Ambassador Town Center flares again]]> Acrimony over Ambassador Town Center flares again
The latest dispute between prominent Lafayette families and the developer of the ambitious retail center concerns a most prosaic point of contention: maintenance of a retention pond ......]]>
<![CDATA[Former LPD ‘Serpico’ officer’s firing upheld]]> Former LPD ‘Serpico’ officer’s firing upheld
The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal has sided with a lower court, the City-Parish Council and the civil service board regarding the 2012 termination of Corporal Scott Poiencot ......]]>
<![CDATA[Lafayette attorney faces forgery charge]]> Lafayette attorney faces forgery charge
Law enforcement officials allege Harold Register Jr. forged a client’s $12,500 check and deposited the money into his account ......]]>
<![CDATA[Local firm earns windfall off BP spill]]> Local firm earns windfall off BP spill
Domengeaux Wright Roy & Edwards of Lafayette is one of two Louisiana firms that will get roughly $88 million each — if a federal judge approves the recommendation. ......]]>
<![CDATA[Duson biz owner gets year in prison for tax evasion]]> Duson biz owner gets year in prison for tax evasion
Larry J. Thibodeaux admitted to ripping off Uncle Sam by underreporting his earnings from 2012 to 2014, costing the U.S. Treasury nearly $250,000 ......]]>
<![CDATA[Death by fritter? Local donut shop sued over fatal allergic reaction]]> Death by fritter? Local donut shop sued over fatal allergic reaction
The federal suit claims Rickey Meche's Donut King was negligent for selling Brian Allen Sr. an apple fritter without any warning that it was made with walnut flour, a claim Meche denies ......]]>
<![CDATA[‘Berry lawyers plead to welshing on taxes]]> ‘Berry lawyers plead to welshing on taxes
With apologies to the Welsh ......]]>
<![CDATA[St. Landry Parish woman gets 57 months for theft]]> St. Landry Parish woman gets 57 months for theft
Misty Johnson, 40, stole more than $250,000 from an Opelousas medical imaging service from January 2009 to July 2014 ......]]>
<![CDATA[Overtime Rule Changes Delayed - Texas judge temporarily blocks U.S. Department of Labor from implementing and enforcing its revised white collar overtime regulations.]]> Overtime Rule Changes Delayed - Texas judge temporarily blocks U.S. Department of Labor from implementing and enforcing its revised white collar overtime regulations.
Texas judge temporarily blocks U.S. Department of Labor from implementing and enforcing its revised white collar overtime regulations ......]]>
<![CDATA[Hardship Licenses Greenlighted - Those with unpaid income taxes can continue working.]]> Hardship Licenses Greenlighted - Those with unpaid income taxes can continue working.
Those with unpaid income taxes can continue working ......]]>