April 14, 2014 04:32 PM
Lafayette-based insurance broker/risk management group bought by Florida firm for undisclosed sum; principals Landry and Harris continue to run local operations. Lake Mary, Florida-based AssuredPartners ...
April 8, 2014 10:29 PM
The drug companies said Tuesday they will "vigorously challenge" the decision, which was handed down by a Lafayette jury in federal court Monday. TOKYO (AP) - On Monday a U.S. jury in Lafayette ordered Japanese drugmaker Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. and ...
April 1, 2014 09:41 PM
Under a bill that received the backing of a Senate judiciary committee, a person would be limited to 10 short-term loans a year from payday lenders. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -Under a bill that received the backing of a Senate judiciary committee, a person ...
March 25, 2014 09:12 PM
Revenue Secretary Tim Barfield told lawmakers Tuesday that he expects the state to collect $100 million in back-owed taxes through an amnesty period planned for later this year. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Revenue Secretary Tim Barfield told lawmakers ...
March 19, 2014 06:30 PM
Nicholls State University students in the field of "geomatics" - the use of data about the earth's surface - will have access to the latest advancements in surveying technology with the donation of a high-tech unmanned aerial vehicle. THIBODAUX ...
March 10, 2014 10:52 PM
The board hopes to recover all fees paid, plus one-half, along with what could amount to hundreds of thousands in additional penalties. There is very little in the Louisiana Board of Ethics' Feb. 3 court filing that hasn't been reported by The IND ...
Feb. 26, 2014 10:13 PM
Move is part of company-wide consolidation of residential call centers. Atlanta-based Cox Communications is consolidating its Louisiana call centers in Baton Rouge, resulting in the loss of 58 jobs in Acadiana. New Orleans' call center is also being ...
Feb. 21, 2014 11:00 AM
Stuller's Danny Clark focuses on satisfied customers and effective employees as he settles in as the company's president/COO. Stuller's Danny Clark focuses on satisfied customers and effective employees as he settles in as the company's president/chief ...
Feb. 18, 2014 11:20 PM
A computer services company announced Tuesday that it plans to open a new technology center in Bossier City, creating 800 new jobs and bolstering efforts to position northwest Louisiana as a center for cybersecurity work. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) ...
Feb. 4, 2014 11:16 PM
Lafayette-based public company American Restaurant Concepts buys ownership in franchisor of Wing Nutz restaurants, while businessman Seenu Kasturi's private equity firm acquires 50 percent interest in a related Wing Nutz entity. American Restaurant ...

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