ASRA encourages best practices in opioid prescription, society president says ahead of meeting in New Orleans
In an age when opioids are being litigated over across the country, there's more than one pitfall in their prescription, the head of a professional society holding its annual meeting in New Orleans later this week said during a recent interview.
Bribery allegations against state Supreme Court justice must be investigated, tort reform and policy advocates say
As an attempted bribery scandal raises a dark cloud over this weekend's runoff for a vacant seat on the Louisiana Supreme Court, tort reform and policy advocates say the state needs to investigate the matter.
A U.S. district judge ruled against a plaintiff who claimed to have suffered injuries pursuant to the Jones Act and general maritime law due to the alleged negligence of his former employer, Offshore Marine Contractors, Inc. (OMC).