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Louisiana attorney serves as co-author of legal guide to doing business in Cuba

Glenn Minnis Dec. 18, 2016, 11:19pm

BATON ROUGE — A new guide book is geared toward aiding Americans on how to understand and navigate the Cuban legal system.

Louisiana Rep. Boustany drops lawsuit over prostitution allegations

Glenn Minnis Dec. 18, 2016, 8:56pm

BATON ROUGE – Fresh off his failed run for a U.S. Senate seat, Rep. Charles Boustany has dropped his defamation suit against a writer who alleged in a book that the Republican congressman was a client of several prostitutes who ended up murdered.

Arbitration in Louisiana: Does a calculating error mean an award can be struck down?

Glenn Minnis Dec. 18, 2016, 3:42pm

NEW ORLEANS — A Louisiana court has declined to vacate a recent award where the arbitrator admitted that a mistaken calculation resulted in one of the party’s receiving a larger award than what they were entitled to or asked for in their original filing.

Sofia Vergara sued on behalf of her own embryos

Glenn Minnis Dec. 16, 2016, 5:02pm

NEW ORLEANS — Actress Sofia Vergara, who stars on Modern Family, faces a right-to-life suit where her two “pre-embryos” or fertilized eggs are named as the primary defendants.