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Appeals court grants homeowners new hearing in Toledo Bend Dam flooding suit

By Takesha Thomas | Jan 10, 2019

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana's First Circuit Court of Appeal recently reversed a lower court ruling that dismissed a claim filed by a group of residents who said the Toledo Bend Dam increased the likelihood of flooding on their properties.

Unisys entitled to $1.3 million in mutually terminated contract with Office of Motor Vehicles, appeals court says

By Karen Kidd | Jan 8, 2019

BATON ROUGE – Louisiana's First Circuit Court of Appeal recently found that Pennsylvania-based technology company Unisys Corp., which has been seeking more than $8.7 from the Louisiana Office of Motor vehicles following an amicably terminated contract to re-engineer computer systems, is entitled to a portion of that amount.

ExxonMobil remains 100 percent liable for damages in 1993 East Coker Unit fire, state appeals court says

By Karen Kidd | Jan 8, 2019

BATON ROUGE — After years of litigation, ExxonMobile remains fully liable for injuries of at least six of the thousand of plaintiffs who filed suit in Baton Rouge City Court following the 1993 fire at the East Coker Unit at ExxonMobil's refinery,a recent ruling by Louisiana's First Circuit Court of Appeal said.

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